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Airbus says A380 superjumbo production will end

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:55am
The aircraft manufacturer will cease production of its giant jet after key buyer Emirates cuts orders.

Chinese student charged for throwing soybean pudding at Filipino officer

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:41am
She threw a cup of the dessert at a police officer when he stopped her entering the metro.

Maria Ressa: Head of Philippines news site Rappler freed on bail

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:22am
Press freedom groups say the Duterte government is trying to suppress journalist Maria Ressa's work.

Egypt: The life of a 17-year-old in Luxor

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:19am
We spend a day with Tayeb as he shows us what it's like being 17 in Luxor.

Colombia: Man jailed for sexual abuse of 276 children

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 9:38pm
Colombian Juan Carlos Sánchez, who used the alias Big Bad Wolf, receives a 60-year sentence.

Paul Manafort: Trump ex-aide lied to prosecutors, judge rules

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 8:07pm
Paul Manafort "made multiple false statements" to the special counsel and others, a US judge rules.

Gay couples sue Japan over right to get married

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:49pm
Thirteen couples pick Valentine's Day for maximum attention on their struggle for equal rights.

Valentine's Day: India college row over 'virgin tree' worship

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:28pm
Many students believe praying at the tree will help them lose their virginity in six months.

Carlos Ghosn and Japan's 'hostage justice' system

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:22pm
Critics say the pressure to confess is immense and there is no real presumption of innocence.

Nigeria election 2019: The passion and fashion of campaigning

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:16pm
Special cloth is commissioned for rallies as traditional attire takes on a political edge.

The fashion models struggling with a life of debt

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:10pm
Models travel between fashion capitals for the chance to appear on the catwalks, but many will go home without pay and more debt.

Our sign language romance

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:03pm
Habib and Carole, a deaf couple from Lebanon, say they hope their children will be born hearing so they don't have to face the challenges they did.

Greta Thunberg: The Swedish teen inspiring climate strikes

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:03pm
Greta Thunberg spoke to the BBC in September, but since then she's become a global phenomenon.

The Afghan village built from missiles

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 7:02pm
Residents of Qezelabad in Afghanistan have lived for years in homes held up by unexploded weapons.

British IS schoolgirl 'wants to return home'

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 5:53pm
One of three teenagers who left the UK in 2015 to join the Islamic State group is living in a camp in Syria.

Brock Long: US emergency management chief resigns

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 4:51pm
Brock Long was heavily criticised for the agency's response in Puerto Rico after a deadly hurricane.

Valentines' Day: How do you say 'I love you' to a buttoned-up Victorian?

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 3:07pm
The University of Toronto has a collection of Valentines dating back 200 years.

Emma Coronel Aispuro: El Chapo's beauty queen wife

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 2:33pm
Emma Coronel Aispuro, who married El Chapo at the age of 17, has stood loyally by her husband.

RIP Oppy, died Mars, aged 15 (approx)

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 2:07pm
The 15-year mission of "Oppy" the robot is declared over after repeated failed attempts to contact it.

Sri Lanka begins recruitment drive for "moral" hangmen

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 1:08pm
The government is running newspaper ads for executioners amid concerns about a surge in drug smuggling.


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