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Australian Open: Grigor Dimitrov beats Nick Kyrgios to reach quarter-finals

January 21, 2018 - 10:44am
Grigor Dimitrov ends home hopes of a men's champion with a stunning victory over Nick Kyrgios at the Australian Open.
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QPR goalkeeper's water bottle 'urinated in' mid-match

January 21, 2018 - 10:37am
It is believed the bottle may have been taken by a pitch invader before being thrown back on to the pitch.
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Dolores O'Riordan: Hundreds queue in rain to pay respects

January 21, 2018 - 10:23am
The Cranberries singer lies in repose in her home city of Limerick, where hundreds have gathered.
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Ethiopia Waldiya: Five killed by police at religious festival

January 21, 2018 - 9:05am
Officers fired on a crowd that had reportedly begun shouting anti-government slogans.
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Iraq sentences German woman to death over IS involvement

January 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Captured in Mosul, she was found guilty of giving logistical support and helping carry out attacks.
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North Korea Moranbong girl band leader heads Olympic inspection team

January 21, 2018 - 7:30am
The team is on a landmark visit to inspect cultural venues for next month's Winter Olympics.
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Pope Francis in Peru: Violence against women 'a plague'

January 21, 2018 - 5:40am
Pope Francis speaks out as he holds Mass in Trujillo, Peru.
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Kabul: Afghan forces end Intercontinental Hotel siege

January 21, 2018 - 5:15am
Some 160 people are rescued but at least six civilians die after gunmen attack a hotel, officials say.
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French President says Donald Trump is not a 'classical politician'

January 21, 2018 - 4:59am
France's president criticises Donald Trump's crude comment about African countries, in a BBC interview.
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Deadly unrest over Honduras election

January 20, 2018 - 10:30pm
Police fire tear gas at protesters across the country, with one death in the northern town of Saba.
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US shutdown: Trump and Democrats blame each other

January 20, 2018 - 9:18pm
Recriminations start after the US Senate fails to pass a new budget, leading to a shutdown of services.
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Why one man in Singapore was not allowed to adopt his child

January 20, 2018 - 8:41pm
The struggle of a gay father to legally adopt his son throws Singapore's conservative family law into the spotlight.
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Putin cast as national saviour ahead of Russia election

January 20, 2018 - 8:39pm
State media in Russia give President Putin's image a religious glow in the run-up to elections.
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Trump's year on Twitter: Who has he criticised and praised the most?

January 20, 2018 - 8:19pm
Who has he criticised and praised most as president? Here's our analysis.
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Dark is divine: What colour are Indian gods and goddesses?

January 20, 2018 - 8:18pm
In a country obsessed with fairness, a new campaign portrays Hindu deities with dark skin.
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Why names matter so much

January 20, 2018 - 8:14pm
In politics and diplomacy, what things are called is important, which is why they often change.
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Would you keep a cockroach as a pet?

January 20, 2018 - 8:08pm
In Russia, keeping exotic animals getting is more and more popular each year.
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Brazil declares yellow fever emergency in Minas Gerais

January 20, 2018 - 7:52pm
Minas Gerais is one of several southern states hit by an outbreak ahead of the carnival season.
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Pope in Peru: Francis speaks out on violence against women

January 20, 2018 - 7:18pm
Francis, who is in Peru, calls on the faithful to combat a "plague" of abuse across Latin America.
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Deported from Belgium, tortured in Sudan?

January 20, 2018 - 7:18pm
Has Belgium failed in its duty to protect asylum seekers?
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