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Backstreet Boys fans hurt in Oklahoma storm

41 min 13 sec ago
At least 14 people were taken to hospital after a metal structure at a concert in Oklahoma fell.

Lombok earthquake: Strong tremor shakes Indonesian island

2 hours 37 min ago
The 6.3 magnitude tremor is the latest in weeks of earthquakes that have killed more than 460 people.

US-Turkey row: Pastor a 'pawn in personal feud'

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 9:14pm
The diplomatic row over detained US pastor Andrew Brunson has split two Nato allies, Tara McKelvey writes.

Ecuador tightens entry rules for Venezuelan migrants

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 9:07pm
Thousands fleeing Venezuela's economic crisis are blocked as they try to cross from Colombia.

Child passive smoking 'increases chronic lung risk'

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 8:39pm
A study shows higher risk of fatal lung disease in adults exposed to cigarette smoke in childhood.

Kerala floods: Eyewitness accounts from BBC reporters

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 8:10pm
As southern India braces for more rain, BBC reporters in Kerala see the devastating impact of floods.

How quinoa is changing farmers' lives in Peru

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:40pm
Farmers have grown quinoa for millennia, but can they withstand growing international competition?

Nigeria's favourite leader won't become president - yet

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:38pm
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is being praised for his leadership skills but he is unlikely to be president any time soon.

Obituary: Bui Tin, the reporter who changed his country's fate

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:29pm
Bui Tin had a front-row seat as Vietnam changed. But his name went on to be erased from history.

'We are real': Saudi feminists launch online radio

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:26pm
Female activists turn to internet broadcasts to seek more rights for women in Saudi Arabia.

End of Greek bailouts offers little hope to young

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:20pm
Politicians hail the end of Greece's emergency credit, but ordinary Greeks see little change.

French connection: How Catalonia got its ballot papers

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:14pm
Tracking down those who helped Catalonia hold an independence vote ruled illegal by Spain last year.

The man who keeps suing Hong Kong

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 7:09pm
Pensioner Kwok Cheuk-kin has taken the Hong Kong government to court more than 30 times over the last decade and has won just one case.

Egypt internet: Sisi ratifies law tightening control over websites

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 6:44pm
New laws means websites can be blocked if deemed a security threat, but critics say they crush dissent.

Latter Day Saints church leader rejects 'Mormon' label

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 4:49pm
The leader of the Utah-based church says God told him people should stick to its official name.

Kofi Annan death: World leaders honour former UN chief

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 1:35pm
Leaders honour Kofi Annan, the first black African to become UN secretary-general, who died aged 80.

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas confirm they are engaged

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 12:29pm
The Bollywood superstar and the US singer hold a private traditional engagement ceremony in Mumbai.

Kofi Annan: Remembering the world's top diplomat

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:48am
The BBC's Imogen Foulkes shares her memories of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan.

Sixteen nurses at once pregnant at Arizona hospital

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:36am
The intensive care specialists joke that they have taken drastic measures to get Christmas off work.

Ancient Egypt: Cheese discovered in 3,200-year-old tomb

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 9:46am
A new study says a substance found in broken jars by archaeologists is 3,200-year-old cheese.


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