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Sweden proposal to allow sex on government time

February 24, 2017 - 8:17am
Swedish town's proposal would allow workers a paid hour a week to have sex.
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India cash handler arrested over alleged ATM currency scam

February 24, 2017 - 8:04am
A customer reported receiving notes marked "children's bank of India".
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Kim Jong-nam death: 'No decontamination' at airport

February 24, 2017 - 7:58am
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes traces the footsteps taken by Kim Jong-nam at Kuala Lumpur airport.
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Iraqi forces enter IS-held neighbourhood in west Mosul

February 24, 2017 - 7:37am
The advance marks the first time troops enter an urban district in latest phase of campaign.
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Turkey coup: 136 diplomats and relatives seek Germany asylum

February 24, 2017 - 6:54am
Many Turks abroad are thought to have backed the coup plot against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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What is the 'hairy blob' or globster found on the Philippines shore?

February 24, 2017 - 6:30am
A six-metre-long "hairy" sea creature has washed up on the shore of Dinagat Island in the Philippines and it's left people on Facebook questioning what it is.
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Boy saved by spider anti-venom dose

February 24, 2017 - 6:25am
A 10-year-old boy is treated with 12 vials of anti-venom after a bite from a deadly funnel-web spider.
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Sunday not so special

February 24, 2017 - 3:58am
A pay ruling triggers a passionate backlash about the rights of hospitality and retails workers.
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Leila de Lima: Top Duterte critic arrested on drug charge

February 24, 2017 - 2:15am
Senator Leila de Lima says the charges are an attempt to silence her criticism of the drug war.
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Beyonce pulls out of headlining Coachella Festival 'on doctor's orders'

February 24, 2017 - 1:34am
The singer will headline next year's festival instead after following advice of doctors to keep a less rigorous schedule.
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Why is it hard to say 'no' in Turkey?

February 24, 2017 - 1:14am
With a referendum looming, 'no' seems to be becoming a difficult word to say in Turkey.
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India police arrest 'world's cheapest smartphone' firm boss

February 24, 2017 - 12:59am
A distribution company says many of the 251 Freedom handsets it paid for have not been delivered.
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Trump repeats call for US nuclear supremacy

February 24, 2017 - 12:38am
The president says he wants the US to expand its nuclear arsenal, to be ''top of the pack".
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Guatemala army blocks Dutch boat offering abortions

February 23, 2017 - 10:18pm
Abortion is only allowed in the Central American nation when the mother's life is at risk.
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Interrogation in a Cambodian death camp

February 23, 2017 - 9:39pm
A former interrogator in a Cambodian death camp tells us why he did what he did, and how he feels now.
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'Joining the desperadoes'

February 23, 2017 - 9:06pm
Elizabeth Ohene considers Ghanaians' wanderlust as her compatriots join those taking risks to claim asylum abroad.
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Who is Martin Schulz?

February 23, 2017 - 9:06pm
Why Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz could oust Chancellor Angela Merkel from her post.
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Negative approach

February 23, 2017 - 9:05pm
Pro-government supporters are trying to limit the word "No" in case it influences referendum voters.
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Reality check

February 23, 2017 - 8:08pm
Nigel Farage claims Malmo is the rape capital of Europe.
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Who's hiding beneath US-Mexico border?

February 23, 2017 - 7:47pm
President Trump's wall isn't a new idea- some stretches of the border already have one. But what lies beneath?
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.