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Syria war: Air strikes resume hours after UN approves ceasefire

35 min 1 sec ago
Government forces bomb a rebel-held enclave near Damascus, hours after the UN called for a truce.
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North Korea willing to hold talks with US, says South Korea

39 min 24 sec ago
South Korea's president met a top North Korean general at the end of the Winter Olympics.
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Xi Jinping's power play

58 min 2 sec ago
China has proposed scrapping presidential limits. The BBC's Celia Hatton looks how it came about.
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China proposes to let Xi Jinping extend presidency beyond 2023

1 hour 25 min ago
The Communist Party wants to scrap a two-term limit, seen as a move to keep Xi Jinping in office.
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Trump-Russia: Democrats defend Russia inquiry in memo

1 hour 49 min ago
The memo counters Republican allegations of bias against the campaign of Donald Trump.
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Gen Kim Yong-chol meets South Korea's Moon Jae-in

2 hours 44 min ago
The head of the delegation to the closing of the Winter Olympics is accused of a deadly 2010 attack.
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Sridevi 'paved the way for Bollywood women'

3 hours 56 min ago
Tributes are paid to Indian superstar Sridevi Kapoor, who has died of a heart attack aged 54.
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Sridevi: Bollywood superstar dies at 54 of heart attack

4 hours 16 min ago
She was one of the few Indian actresses to see huge box office success without a male hero's support.
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End in sight to Olympic ban on Russia

4 hours 34 min ago
Russia's Olympic ban will be lifted if there are no further doping violations from their athletes at Pyeongchang 2018, the IOC says.
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Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire

4 hours 43 min ago
But hours later, air strikes on the Easter Ghouta resumed causing several casualties, activists say.
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Sridevi obituary: From Bollywood actress to Indian icon

4 hours 51 min ago
During a career spanning five decades, Sridevi captivated India as a huge box office success.
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The Czech spy who met Jeremy Corbyn

7 hours 57 min ago
Rob Cameron travels to meet Jan Sarkocy, formerly Agent Dymic, who met the Labour MP in the 1980s.
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Populism and division at Latin America's polls

February 24, 2018 - 9:03pm
With two-thirds of Latin Americans due to vote in presidential elections this year change is afoot.
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A white wedding during Ethiopia's Red Terror

February 24, 2018 - 8:57pm
Aynalem and Genet married each other during one of the bloodiest times in the country's history.
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Smile! Postcards from Afghanistan's furthest corner

February 24, 2018 - 8:01pm
Meet people in the most remote part of Afghanistan, and find out why they are smiling.
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Florida school shooting: Where do US protests go from here?

February 24, 2018 - 7:43pm
Experts say the US is living through an "unprecedented era of resistance". So what comes next?
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China's barefoot doctor: ‘We did have shoes'

February 24, 2018 - 7:24pm
How China’s "barefoot doctors" revolutionised rural healthcare.
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Turkish paper gives voice to disabled

February 24, 2018 - 7:02pm
Turkish newspaper gives voice and employment to people who have disabilities.
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'How I joined the jihadis by mistake'

February 24, 2018 - 7:01pm
More than 300 people from Kosovo joined Islamist groups in Syria and Iraq - but not all of them are stereotypical jihadis.
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Washington Prado Álava: Colombia extradites top drug suspect to US

February 24, 2018 - 5:17pm
He is accused of smuggling more than 250 tonnes of cocaine over the past decade.
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