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Kansas shooting 'hero' Ian Grillot invited to India

March 3, 2017 - 1:23pm
Ian Grillot was shot when he tried to stop a gunman who opened fire at two Indian engineers.
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'First chemical attack' in Mosul battle injures twelve

March 3, 2017 - 1:20pm
An apparent chemical attack on east Mosul has left children with blistering and breathing problems.
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Yelp to help people find gender-neutral bathrooms

March 3, 2017 - 1:16pm
The feature was announced a day after Yelp signalled its support for transgender teen Gavin Grimm.
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Tanzania jails notorious elephant poacher

March 3, 2017 - 12:35pm
An ivory trafficker, known as The Devil, has been given a 12-year sentence after a long manhunt.
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Kicking goals

March 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
How a long-anticipated moment in Australian sport has exceeded expectations despite controversy over pay.
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Felix Tshisekedi: Congo opposition leader's son takes over

March 3, 2017 - 11:51am
The son of DR Congo's late opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi is chosen to succeed his father.
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Room with a view

March 3, 2017 - 11:36am
A museum to British colonialism and the "worst view in the world", all by Israel's security barrier.
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Tunis zoo to close temporarily after visitors stone crocodile

March 3, 2017 - 11:34am
Maintenance and more security are planned amid an outcry over pictures of the bloodied reptile.
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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.