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One in six children 'affected by conflict' - Save the Children

February 14, 2018 - 7:11pm
Some 357 million children live in conflict zones, a new report finds - a peak in the past 20 years.
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Maldives opposition MPs forcibly moved from parliament

February 14, 2018 - 4:58pm
After parliament is suspended in the Maldives, five opposition MPs attempt to enter the compound in protest.
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Lizette Cuesta: US teenager 'named killers' in last breaths

February 14, 2018 - 4:56pm
The 19-year-old's injuries were so severe onlookers initially thought she was missing an arm.
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South African President Jacob Zuma: 'I resign with immediate effect'

February 14, 2018 - 4:26pm
In a televised speech to the nation, South African President Jacob Zuma announced his resignation.
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Jacob Zuma: South African leader's rise and fall

February 14, 2018 - 4:08pm
He once fought apartheid alongside Nelson Mandela, but leaves office mired in corruption scandals.
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Florida school shooting aftermath

February 14, 2018 - 3:52pm
Students, police and politicians react after 17 people were shot dead at a high school in Florida.
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Stormy Daniels 'free to tell her story' after Trump lawyer statement

February 14, 2018 - 2:46pm
The porn star's lawyer says 'everything is off now' that Mr Trump's lawyer confirmed a payment to her.
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Toddler rescued from metro tracks

February 14, 2018 - 2:30pm
An 18-year-old stranger helped to lift the child up after he fell down on the rails at a station in Milan.
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Maëlys de Araujo: Remains of missing French girl found

February 14, 2018 - 2:08pm
Nine-year-old Maëlys de Araujo disappeared at a wedding in the French Alps in August.
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NSA shooting: Several injured as vehicle crashes at gate

February 14, 2018 - 1:41pm
Three males were taken into custody after the incident at the gate of the Maryland military base.
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Kim Jong-un impersonator fails to impress Olympic cheerleaders

February 14, 2018 - 1:00pm
A Kim Jong-un impersonator gatecrashes an ice hockey match involving the joint Korea team.
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Maid left to 'sleep outside with dog' dies

February 14, 2018 - 12:25pm
Calls to protect domestic workers in Malaysia, after the death of an Indonesian maid who it's suspected was abused by her employers.
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Paris attacks: Key suspect Bendaoud cleared in first trial

February 14, 2018 - 12:04pm
Jawad Bendaoud, who lent his flat to two jihadists, is found not guilty in the first trial about the 2015 attacks.
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South Africa's Zuma: I've done nothing wrong

February 14, 2018 - 12:02pm
Jacob Zuma breaks silence after ANC reveals plans to hold a vote of no confidence on Thursday.
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US snowboard star sorry for harassment comment

February 14, 2018 - 11:51am
Shaun White last year settled a sexual harassment lawsuit with a former female drummer in his band.
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Lotto win for Alberta man who lost house in Fort McMurray fire

February 14, 2018 - 11:28am
Bill Pendergast won the Canadian jackpot after spending two years rebuilding his home.
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Syria war: First aid delivery in months reaches Eastern Ghouta

February 14, 2018 - 11:23am
The Eastern Ghouta gets its first aid delivery in months, but agencies say it is not enough.
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Oxfam executive 'aware' of Asia staff abuse claims

February 14, 2018 - 11:20am
Senior figure says incidents in Philippines, Bangladesh and Nepal were largely undisclosed.
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The scandal that has imperilled Australia's deputy PM

February 14, 2018 - 11:01am
Having survived a dual citizen saga, Barnaby Joyce is now facing public questions over an affair.
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DR Congo President Kabila's motorcade in deadly crash

February 14, 2018 - 10:51am
Joseph Kabila, the Democratic Republic of Congo's leader, was returning to the capital, Kinshasa.
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