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South Africa minister Mduduzi Manana sorry for nightclub 'assault'

August 7, 2017 - 6:41am
The deputy education minister allegedly hit a woman who had said he was gay.
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Saudi airport offers maid transportation service

August 7, 2017 - 6:34am
Female domestic workers arriving from abroad taken straight to their employers' houses - for a fee.
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Four men who negotiate with IS

August 7, 2017 - 5:49am
Four men are negotiating with Islamic State over the release of Yazidi women
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Australian navy locate crashed US military Osprey

August 7, 2017 - 5:33am
Underwater search efforts to locate three missing marines will begin shortly, officials said.
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British woman 'shot in Brazil after getting lost'

August 7, 2017 - 5:24am
The woman mistakenly drove into a favela with her partner and three children, local media report.
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Turkey coup suspects to wear brown uniforms, Erdogan says

August 7, 2017 - 4:02am
President Erdogan was angered by a "Hero" T-shirt worn by one defendant in court.
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Prosecutors seek 12-year sentence for Samsung's Lee Jae-yong

August 7, 2017 - 3:54am
Samsung Electronics' Lee Jae-yong was the "ultimate beneficiary" of a bribery scandal, prosecutors say.
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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris split up after eight years together

August 7, 2017 - 2:10am
The couple say they're "disappointed" as they announce their break-up after eight years of marriage.
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Manus Island: Asylum seeker found dead in Australia-run centre

August 7, 2017 - 12:23am
Papua New Guinean authorities are investigating the man's death at the Australian-run detention centre.
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Mauritania Senate abolished in referendum

August 6, 2017 - 11:15pm
The referendum result is seen as a victory for the president, accused of trying to stay in power.
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Mexico violence: Gunmen kill three on Baja California Sur beach

August 6, 2017 - 10:21pm
Tourists flee in panic as three men resting under a palm tree are shot dead.
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Venezuela searches for rebels after deadly clash at army base

August 6, 2017 - 9:16pm
President Maduro praises the army for putting down an attack as officials search for 10 fugitives.
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Sarahah: The honesty app that's got everyone talking

August 6, 2017 - 8:48pm
Sarahah is an app from Saudi Arabia which allows users to send messages anonymously.
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Surf dogs compete at World Championships in US

August 6, 2017 - 8:38pm
It's the second time the competition has been held in the US.
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Mike Pence denies planning 2020 presidential bid

August 6, 2017 - 8:05pm
The US vice-president dismisses as "absurd" a report suggesting that he is preparing to stand.
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Everyone welcome

August 6, 2017 - 7:42pm
A mosque in the German capital allows men and women to mix at prayer and welcomes gay people.
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A family's pain

August 6, 2017 - 7:31pm
The case of a 10-year-old left pregnant after rape has shocked India and seen the family hounded.
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Hungry bears scavenge for food in Romanian town

August 6, 2017 - 7:15pm
The animals have been leaving the mountains to scavenge for food in local homes.
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Australia 'golden girl' Betty Cuthbert dies aged 79

August 6, 2017 - 7:03pm
The four-time Olympic gold medallist dies after a long battle with multiple sclerosis.
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Holding its breath

August 6, 2017 - 6:50pm
The election campaign falls silent - but the country is holding its breath, fearing violence.
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