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Catalonia referendum: Spanish state poised to seize Catalan finances

September 15, 2017 - 11:05am
Madrid gives Catalonia 48 hours to give up its plans for a referendum or lose control of its budget.
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Chinese maze: Village makes giant tech code from trees

September 15, 2017 - 10:38am
A tech-savvy Chinese village creates a giant QR code from shrubs in a bid to attract visitors.
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Rwanda genocide: France keeps 1990s archives secret

September 15, 2017 - 9:49am
A new ruling thwarts a researcher who suspects a French role in the 1994 Rwandan genocide.
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KPMG clears out South African bosses amid Gupta scandal

September 15, 2017 - 9:38am
The global accountancy firm removes top bosses at its South African arm over the Gupta scandal.
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Trump's 'Make America Great Again' hats burned over Daca deal

September 15, 2017 - 9:29am
Some supporters filmed themselves burning the signature hats to protest Trump's Daca talks.
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Syria war: Turkey, Russia, Iran agree Idlib 'ceasefire' zone

September 15, 2017 - 9:29am
It follows similar deals between Turkey, Iran and Russia which have led to a drop in fighting.
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Tunisian women free to marry non-Muslims

September 15, 2017 - 9:02am
A presidential spokeswoman congratulated women on gaining "the freedom to choose one's spouse".
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British man dies in Sri Lanka crocodile attack

September 15, 2017 - 8:43am
Journalist Paul McClean, 24, was killed after being dragged into a river, witnesses say.
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Ukraine far-right accused of 'witch hunt' over children's book

September 15, 2017 - 8:23am
Larysa Denysenko says she is the victim of a "21st century witch hunt" over her children's book.
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Manila district police force removed after teen deaths

September 15, 2017 - 8:16am
More than 1,000 officers will be relieved of duty amid investigations over three deaths.
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Cassini: Probe incinerates on entry to Saturn

September 15, 2017 - 7:57am
The US-led Cassini space probe reaches a spectacular climax, burning up in Saturn's atmosphere.
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Lehman Brothers: Failed bank or malt whisky?

September 15, 2017 - 7:54am
The Lehman Brothers brand is back, but this time on a whisky bottle.
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Four more years?

September 15, 2017 - 7:49am
If the polls are right, Angela Merkel is set for four more years, but far more is at stake in this vote.
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'People's verdict'

September 15, 2017 - 7:17am
Maryam Nawaz takes centre stage ahead of Sunday's by-election for her ousted father's seat.
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Swedish politician Patrik Liljeglod 'raped for his beliefs'

September 15, 2017 - 7:03am
Patrik Liljeglod, a group leader of the Left Party, says he was attacked at knifepoint in July.
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US boxer Mayweather criticised for defending Trump lewd comments

September 15, 2017 - 7:00am
The US boxer said obscene comments by Mr Trump were what "real men" say in "locker room talk".
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North Korea fires second ballistic missile over Japan

September 15, 2017 - 6:23am
Japan warns it will "never tolerate" such actions while the US tells China and Russia to take action.
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North Korea missile: People under threat react

September 15, 2017 - 3:59am
Waking up to North Korea's missile - people living in the region react.
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Ex-CIA director quits Harvard over Chelsea Manning posting

September 15, 2017 - 2:51am
Michael Morell called the university's appointment of Chelsea Manning "wholly inappropriate".
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George Harrison's sitar to be auctioned

September 15, 2017 - 2:36am
The instrument was used by Harrison during the recording of the Beatles song Norwegian Wood.
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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.