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Oakland fire: Refrigerator fault may have been cause

December 7, 2016 - 12:50am
A deadly fire in Oakland may have been caused by a refrigerator, US investigators say.
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Trolls and triumph

December 7, 2016 - 12:24am
Politics and social media has collided under President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines.
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Defence secrets

December 6, 2016 - 11:56pm
Ukraine's defence contracts are cloaked in secrecy and reformers complain of corruption, David Stern reports.
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Gridlocked city

December 6, 2016 - 11:53pm
The hot topic of conversation in India's Bangalore city these days is the unending traffic jams.
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Smoke and mirrors

December 6, 2016 - 11:41pm
Research has cast doubt on a UN-backed project to reduce pollution-induced illness in the world's poorest children by providing 100 million homes with a smoke-free stove.
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South Korea corruption: Choi ordered to appear before hearing

December 6, 2016 - 11:34pm
The woman accused in a massive corruption scandal in South Korea is ordered to attend an inquiry.
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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.