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Bogota taxi drivers block streets in Uber protest

BBC - 2 hours 38 min ago
Police use tear gas as thousands of cab drivers block streets in the Colombian capital.

Weinstein assistant 'was paid for silence'

BBC - 3 hours 10 min ago
Briton Zelda Perkins alleges she was sexually harassed by the American film producer.

Kim Jong-nam murder: Women revisit Malaysia airport

BBC - 3 hours 50 min ago
The two women are accused of rubbing toxic nerve agent on the half-brother of North Korea's leader.

Xi Jinping to gain more power as China Communist congress ends

BBC - 4 hours 20 min ago
The Communist Party congress could elevate him to the level of party founder Mao Zedong.

Singapore to freeze car numbers

BBC - 5 hours 17 min ago
The country cited land constraints and improved public transport as reasons for the cap.

The Lion Man: An Ice Age masterpiece

BBC - 6 hours 5 min ago
The story behind a small ivory sculpture that was carved 40,000 years ago.

Tradition for sale

BBC - 6 hours 6 min ago
The legendary Filipina tribal tattooist was pictured asleep at the show, sparking fears of exploitation.

Venezuela swears in opposition governors despite boycott

BBC - 6 hours 24 min ago
Four opposition governors pledge allegiance to the constituent assembly despite a boycott.

'I never imagined he'd end up in prison'

BBC - 6 hours 52 min ago
Susana Barreda describes a "nightmare" after her husband, a pro-independence leader, was detained.

Ivory seizures hit record levels last year, report says

BBC - 7 hours 14 min ago
While poaching killed thousands of elephants over the last decade, it is diminishing, a report says.

'Minister of WhatsApp'

BBC - 7 hours 18 min ago
The creation of a cyber security ministry has both amused and alarmed Zimbabweans.

George Clooney and Matt Damon speak out over Harvey Weinstein

BBC - 7 hours 42 min ago
The actors said it was time for Hollywood to change and that it's now 'the moment to believe women'.

Culture and concerts

BBC - 7 hours 49 min ago
Tahani Salih suffered under IS - now she's bringing pleasure back to where the group once ruled.

Thai king funeral: The royal pyre built over a year

BBC - 8 hours 9 min ago
After almost a year of preparations, Thailand's late king will be cremated with an elaborate display.

Paris accord: US and Syria alone as Nicaragua signs

BBC - 8 hours 19 min ago
Nicaragua signs the Paris agreement, leaving only two countries not supporting it.

Salvage superstar

BBC - 8 hours 33 min ago
Meet the Pakistani girl whose recycled bags are proving a big hit

Fox News: Bill O'Reilly and Megyn Kelly clash over sex claims

BBC - 8 hours 37 min ago
NBC presenter Megyn Kelly says she complained about her ex-colleague when they were both at Fox News.

Unexpected resistance

BBC - 9 hours 10 min ago
What we know about the death of La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in Niger this month.

Iraq rebuffs Tillerson call to disband Iran-backed militias

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 23:22
Iraq's PM defends Iran-backed units in talks with the secretary of state, who criticised their role.

'It made me cry': Trump's condolence call gone wrong

BBC - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 21:02
Two weeks after four soldiers were killed in Niger, President Trump called their families. Here's why one of those calls has become headline news.

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