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Liberia illicit gold mine collapse: Five bodies found

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 8:31am
The bodies of five people are recovered, but dozens remain missing since Saturday, an official says.

Black panther: Rare animal caught on camera in Kenya

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 6:46am
It's thought to be the first time the rare animal has been photographed in Africa in a century.

Maria Ressa: Head of Philippines news site Rappler arrested

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 6:12am
Maria Ressa is the CEO of Rappler, which is critical of Rodrigo Duterte's government.

New 'mysterious' frog species discovered in India's Western Ghats

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 5:24am
The new species were found after three years of extensive explorations in the Western Ghats.

Giant pangolins: Study by Chester Zoo to protect mammals

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 4:08am
Conservationists from Chester zoo are conducting the first ever study of the animals, in Uganda.

PNG is missing almost 300 cars after international summit

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 2:15am
The cars were bought to chauffeur global guests in style - but now, many of them are missing.

Christmas Island: Australia 'to re-open' controversial detention centre

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 12:45am
The controversial Christmas Island centre is needed, PM Scott Morrison says, in a row over migrants.

Thailand's Princess Ubolratana 'sad' about election fallout

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 12:15am
Princess Ubolratana says her bid to be PM created issues that "shouldn't happen in this day and age".

Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó vows to bring in aid

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 8:20pm
He tells a rally that supplies will arrive next week, despite opposition from President Maduro.

President Trump and Beto O'Rourke's rival rallies in El Paso

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:58pm
President Trump and Democrat Beto O'Rourke held events at the same time, but said very different things.

Noor Tagouri on Vogue misidentification: 'It was so upsetting'

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:33pm
Journalist Noor Tagouri was misidentified as a Pakistani actress in Vogue magazine's February issue.

Debt misery hits students as dream turns sour in northern Cyprus

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:32pm
Foreign students fall prey to loan sharks, lured by offers of a university education in northern Cyprus.

A look back at the 'debacle' of 1989's hostless Oscars

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:27pm
As the Oscars prepare for a hostless ceremony, we go back 30 years to the last time this happened...

Cameron Kasky: How being a student gun control activist took its toll

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:25pm
Cameron Kasky was a leader of the youth movement against gun control after the Parkland school massacre. Eventually the strain caught up with him.

Plastic pollution: One town smothered by 17,000 tonnes of rubbish

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:21pm
One small town has become a dumping ground for the world's waste and it's causing a stink.

Kings of the jungle on top in photo award

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:19pm
The winning pictures in this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award.

Malaysia plastic pollution: 'We saved our town from your Western rubbish'

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:15pm
When a Malaysian town was inundated with foreign plastic waste, a group of villagers decided to fight back.

Nigeria election 2019: The view from a Lagos commuter bus

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:09pm
Passengers on a commuter bus in Lagos explain their hopes for the future of the country.

Mothers' fury: The cost of challenging Putin

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:09pm
Anger is growing in Russia over the house arrest of activist Anastasia Shevchenko.

Hotels train staff to spot human trafficking

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 7:07pm
The check-in desks of hotels are becoming the front line for detecting victims of human trafficking.


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