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Zimbabwe's ruling party sacks Robert Mugabe as leader

BBC News - 40 min 13 sec ago
Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF removes Robert Mugabe and gives him a day to resign as president.
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Turkish capital Ankara bans all gay rights functions

BBC News - 44 min 51 sec ago
The governor's office says the move has been taken on security grounds and to protect public order.
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Morocco food stampede 'kills 15 and wounds five'

BBC News - 51 min 6 sec ago
The stampede occurred as aid was being handed out in the town of Sidi Boulaalam, local media say.
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Lena Dunham sorry for comment on writer accused of sexual assault

BBC News - 1 hour 12 min ago
The Girls star admits she was "naive" in supporting a colleague after a sexual assault claim.
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Dancing breaks out at Zanu-PF headquarters

BBC News - 3 hours 28 min ago
Delegates celebrate after sacking Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, who led their party for decades.
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French policeman kills three and himself north of Paris

BBC News - 3 hours 31 min ago
The 31-year-old used his service gun against his girlfriend, her family and passers-by near Paris.
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Bristol sailor dies in Clipper Round the World Race

BBC News - 3 hours 54 min ago
Clipper Round the World Race team says Simon Speirs was swept overboard.
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Zimbabwe's Zanu-PF meets to decide Mugabe future

BBC News - 4 hours 37 min ago
The president's closest allies turn against him as pressure builds for him to step down.
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Beijing housing block fire: Nineteen people killed

BBC News - 5 hours 1 min ago
The blaze broke out in the city's southern Daxing district, mostly inhabited by migrant workers.
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Chile to elect President Bachelet's successor

BBC News - 5 hours 5 min ago
Eight candidates are standing, with ex-president Sebastián Piñera seen as a clear favourite.
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US nuclear chief would resist 'illegal' presidential strike order

BBC News - 6 hours 24 min ago
Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president.
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US warship and Japanese tug collide in latest incident

BBC News - 7 hours 11 min ago
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug.
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David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family star suffers organ failure

BBC News - 9 hours 1 min ago
He is reported to require a liver transplant and has kidney problems.
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Argentina missing submarine: Satellite signals detected

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 11:57pm
The Argentine naval submarine went missing on Wednesday with 44 crew on board
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Jesus in heels?

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 8:01pm
Katy Watson reports on how the growing polarisation in Brazilian society is affecting the arts.
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Family affair

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 7:39pm
With Robert Mugabe's hopes of handing power to his wife over, which political dynasties are still going strong elsewhere in Africa?
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War and waste

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 7:36pm
Yemen is on the brink of famine - so how come when markets there are full of fresh food?
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Satellite spotlight

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 7:30pm
Satellite images appear to show North Korea developing a submarine launched ballistic missile
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History's mirror

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 7:22pm
Arrivals from Syria have awakened old memories about what it means to flee.
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Bosnia's silent killer: The coal industry

BBC News - November 18, 2017 - 7:17pm
The Balkan country has the world's second highest death rate caused by air pollution.
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