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Myanmar Rohingya: Suu Kyi accused of 'silence' in genocide trial

2 hours 45 min ago
The Gambia says Myanmar's leader has ignored allegations of murder, rape and forced deportation.

DNA may hold clues to extinct animal lifespan

4 hours 5 min ago
Scientists calculate the lifespans of long-lost species, including ancient human relatives.

Trump impeachment: US House judiciary panel to vote

4 hours 54 min ago
The judiciary committee debates two charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

Denman Glacier: Deepest point on land found in Antarctica

5 hours 21 min ago
Denman Glacier reaches down to more than 3,500m below sea level. Only ocean trenches go deeper.

Greta Thunberg changes Twitter bio after Trump dig

6 hours 12 min ago
He said the teenage activist - who won Time Person of the Year - had an "anger management problem".

Man killed by Lexus car being remotely started

6 hours 26 min ago
Michael Kosanovich was standing between two cars when one was accidentally started with a remote.

Brazilian man arrested for impersonating mum in driving test

7 hours 7 min ago
Heitor Schiave wore a floral blouse, make up and a wig after his mother failed her test three times.

Santa hacker speaks to girl via smart camera

7 hours 37 min ago
Video shows a hacker talking to a young girl in her bedroom via her family's Ring camera.

Citizenship Amendment Bill: India deploys army to Assam and Tripura

8 hours 9 min ago
Thousands defy a curfew as violent protests intensify in the north-east states of Assam and Tripura.

Pakistan lawyers in violent hospital protest in Lahore

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 11:33pm
A number of patients are believed to have died after a protest by lawyers at a Lahore hospital turned violent.

Pakistan protest: Patients die as lawyers ransack Lahore hospital

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 11:08pm
Three patients died when lawyers attacked a cardiac hospital in Lahore in a dispute with doctors.

Berlin murder: Russia expels German diplomats amid dispute

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 10:40pm
The tit-for-tat move follows Germany's expulsion of Russians over the death of a Chechen in Berlin.

Argentina's Mario Sandoval: France to deport ex-policeman in torture case

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 9:55pm
Mario Sandoval, now a Sorbonne academic, is accused of atrocities during Argentina's military rule.

Algeria election: The vote which few people want

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 9:48pm
Citizens in countrywide protests have long called for a new kind of politics, not just a new president.

Harvey Weinstein 'reaches tentative $25m deal with accusers'

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 8:20pm
The reported deal comes ahead of the film mogul's separate rape and sexual assault trial next month.

The view of the volcano from above

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 5:54pm
The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil flies close to White Island, while it continues to spew toxic gas.

Sulawesi art: Animal painting found in cave is 44,000 years old

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 5:20pm
Experts say the art, found in an Indonesian cave, could be the world's oldest recorded story.

White Island volcano: NZ police to recover bodies on Friday

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 4:34pm
Police plan a rescue mission to White Island on Friday even though another eruption is possible.

EU leaders to consider climate neutrality pledge

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 4:30pm
The new head of the European Commission has proposed big change, but the decision will lie with EU leaders.

Climate change: Anger as protestors barred from UN talks

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 11:57am
Around 200 environmental campaigners were barred from climate talks just a few hours after Greta Thunberg had spoken.