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Moment quake hit South Korea

November 16, 2017 - 11:50am
The 5.4 magnitude tremor hit the port city of Pohang, and was followed by dozens of aftershocks.
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Greece searches for the missing after deadly floods

November 16, 2017 - 11:34am
Five people are still missing after flash floods caused by heavy rain left 15 dead near Athens.
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'For world peace'

November 16, 2017 - 11:13am
When Iraq and Israel beauty contestants posted a photo together on social media, reaction was very mixed.
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US to lift ban on elephant hunting trophy imports

November 16, 2017 - 10:01am
The US will allow legally-hunted elephant trophies to be imported from Zimbabwe and Zambia.
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Siberian capsule says noodles, flash drives define 2017

November 16, 2017 - 9:41am
Siberian time capsule says instant noodles and memory sticks define our age.
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Lebanese PM Hariri 'can go to France'

November 16, 2017 - 9:05am
The Lebanese PM and his family were invited to France after his shock resignation caused a crisis.
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What we know so far

November 16, 2017 - 8:29am
What's happening in Zimbabwe, and is it a coup?
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Coup? What is going on in Zimbabwe?

November 16, 2017 - 8:26am
Zimbabwe's military has seized the state television but denies this is a coup.
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Zimbabwe crisis: 'There's a feeling people want to celebrate'

November 16, 2017 - 8:13am
Andrew Harding describes the atmosphere in Zimbabwe amid the uncertainty around President Mugabe's future.
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Cambodia top court dissolves main opposition CNRP party

November 16, 2017 - 7:58am
PM Hun Sen, who has ruled for decades, now faces no serious challenge ahead of elections next year.
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Five things to know about Zimbabwe

November 16, 2017 - 7:49am
Five things you need to know about the background to Zimbabwe's political crisis.
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Kaspersky defends its role in NSA breach

November 16, 2017 - 7:07am
The Russian anti-virus company explains why it copied files off a PC used by a cyber-spy contractor.
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Spanish nuns face fine for restoring church organ

November 16, 2017 - 7:01am
A Spanish convent faces a fine for restoring an historic organ without permission.
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World Cup: Peru declares public holiday after qualification

November 16, 2017 - 6:33am
A play-off victory over New Zealand gives the country its first qualification in 36 years.
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Far-right accounts lose Twitter verified tick

November 16, 2017 - 6:16am
The social network says it will remove the verified badge from accounts that break its rules.
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Turkey: German gay film festival banned in Ankara

November 16, 2017 - 5:59am
Officials in Ankara say the festival could incite hatred or be targeted by terror attacks.
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Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later

November 16, 2017 - 5:56am
In a rare instance, Indian villagers and forest officers worked together for hours to save the animal
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'Da Vinci artwork' sells for record $450m

November 16, 2017 - 5:32am
Salvator Mundi, reputedly painted by the artist, is sold by Christie's in New York for $450m.
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Delhi lifts anti-pollution measures

November 16, 2017 - 4:48am
A court-mandated panel says air quality has improved from "severe" to "very poor".
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Russia remains non-compliant with code, says World Anti-Doping Agency

November 16, 2017 - 4:25am
The World Anti-Doping Agency says Russia remains non-compliant with its code, dealing a blow to its hopes of competing at the Winter Olympics.
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