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Oxfam research finds the eight richest billionaires have as much wealth as 3.6 billion people combined.
The Indonesian pop star and rape survivor who is reclaiming her body through music.
Donald Trump has promised a trade deal between Britain and the United States will be a priority when he takes office on Friday.
A sports hall roof collapses during a floorball game in the Czech Republic city of Ceska Trebova.
US President-Elect Donald Trump says the UK was "so smart in getting out" of the European Union.
Delegates at the Paris conference also reiterated their commitment to the two-state solution.
The outgoing chief of the CIA says the president-elect does not fully understand the Russian threat.
Renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz's shoot with the prime minister will feature in April's Vogue.
After a 14-hour prison riot in the city of Natal, police say at least 26 people are dead.
Facebook is rolling out new tools in Germany to help combat the spread of fabricated news stories.
Hollywood star Viola Davis says black actors are demanding better parts, and are finally getting them.
The Gambian president-elect is to remain in Senegal until his inauguration, state media there say.
Serbia warns it will defend "every inch" of what it claims as its territory in neighbouring Kosovo.
Three men convicted of a 2014 bomb attack were executed - Bahrain's first executions in six years.
Online retailer is at the centre of fresh outrage over flip flops depicting India's independence icon.
Andrej Holm worked for East Germany's feared secret police before the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Four people have been rescued but another 100 are feared dead after a boat capsized on Saturday.
The "Greatest Show on Earth", the Ringling Bros circus, will cease to be in May.
Inmates seize control of a jail for 14 hours in the city of Natal, killing at least 10 fellow inmates.
Denial is a film about the renegade British historian David Irving, accused of denying the Holocaust.