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Family of H&M child model moved house 'for security'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:13
The mother of a child model caught up in an H&M racism row says her family has had to move house.

Chinese college examined whether pupils knew their tutor

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:45
A Chinese college exam tested whether students had really been paying attention in class.

Nigeria releases Boko Haram suspects after rehabilitation

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:32
The authorities say the group has been de-radicalised and can re-enter society.

Pope feels 'pain and shame' over Chile sex abuse scandal

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:23
Pope Francis asked the victims of sexual abuse by priests for forgiveness as he spoke in Chile.

Kim Wall death: Prosecutors formally charge Danish inventor

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:17
They want Peter Madsen jailed for life on charges of killing and dismembering the Swedish journalist.

Moscow's 2017 December was its 'darkest' on record

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:20
Russia's capital had no sunshine last month, and now Siberia is in a deep freeze.

Chile protesters challenge Pope on Church sex abuse

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:12
Victims of sexual abuse say they are not ready to forgive and forget and want the Pope to take action.

The tragedy that inspired The Cranberries' biggest hit

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:04
How an IRA bombing led to The Cranberries' biggest hit and got them banned by the BBC.

Dolores O'Riordan: Police say death is not suspicious

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 13:00
The lead singer of The Cranberries died suddenly on Monday, aged 46.

China rights lawyer Yu Wensheng loses license

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:50
Yu Wensheng has long been a frequent and vocal critic of the government.

Migrant crisis: France's Macron visits Calais amid tensions

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:22
France's president is visiting Calais as he tries to tackle tensions over hundreds of migrants there.

Hubble scores unique close-up view of distant galaxy

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:58
The Hubble telescope has scored an unprecedented close-up view of one of the Universe's oldest galaxies.

Jordan urged to end animal cruelty at Petra site

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:35
Peta says donkeys, horses and camels are beaten and forced to carry tourists in extreme heat.

Dolores O'Riordan and Asia's enduring love for The Cranberries

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:46
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.

Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:34
Several shots were fired at Oliver Ivanovic outside his office in the northern city of Mitrovica.

Colombia motorway bridge collapses killing nine workers

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:08
The bridge was under construction when it collapsed into a ravine south-east of the capital, Bogotá.

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh and Myanmar agree repatriation timeframe

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:58
Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached an agreement - but aid agencies have raised concerns.

California: Shackled siblings parents arrested

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:45
Police arrest the parents of 13 children allegedly held captive in their California home.

Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:39
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.

Australian father's instinct helps find trapped son

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:18
The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.