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Notre-Dame cathedral: First look inside fire-damaged building

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 7:04am
Search teams are assessing the damage to the 850-year-old Parisian landmark.

Museum cancels event honouring Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:42am
New York's American Museum of Natural History will not now host an event honouring Jair Bolsonaro.

EU law to fix minimum rights for 'gig economy' workers

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:33am
Casual and "on-demand" workers are set to get better protections under EU law.

Russia jails Norwegian Frode Berg for spying on submarines

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 6:02am
A retired Norwegian border guard gets a long term in a Russian labour camp, but denies spying.

Notre-Dame: Hunt for ‘dad and daughter’ in photo goes viral

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 5:52am
A search to find two people, pictured moments before fire engulfed the cathedral, is under way.

Barry Humphries: Top comedy prize renamed after transgender row

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 4:39am
Melbourne's comedy festival distances its top award from controversy-hit comedian Barry Humphries.

EU votes on 'high-level' protection for whistleblowers

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 4:35am
The proposed law protects whistleblowers from dismissal, demotion and other forms of punishment.

Notre-Dame cathedral: Macron pledges reconstruction after fire

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:50pm
The French president pledges a global effort for Paris' iconic cathedral after it was ravaged by fire.

Pulitzers: Capital Gazette wins for coverage of newsroom massacre

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 9:29pm
Staff at a Maryland newspaper quietly hug in memory of five colleagues slain by a gunman last year.

Ilhan Omar: Rival rallies for Trump and congresswoman

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 8:15pm
Congresswoman Ilhan Omar's supporters come out after Trump's tweet about her discussing the 9/11 attacks.

Notre-Dame structure 'saved' after huge fire

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:59pm
The main structure of the cathedral has been saved, according to a Paris fire official.

Bill Weld: Trump to face 2020 Republican challenge

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:42pm
Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld is the first Republican to challenge Mr Trump in 2020.

Notre-Dame: The French president says the cathedral will be rebuilt following fire

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:26pm
President Macron says Notre-Dame will be rebuilt after a huge fire destroyed a large section of the cathedral.

Notre-Dame fire: Hymns sung in the street as cathedral burns

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:17pm
People gathered in disbelief as they watched the 850-year-old Gothic building burn.

The tribe who can't read so can't vote

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:10pm
For illiterate communities in remote areas of Indonesia, casting their ballot in this week's election will be a daunting task.

Graffiti punished by reading - 'It worked!' says prosecutor

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:09pm
Two-and-a-half years after five teenagers were sentenced by a court to read a list of books, all are still in education and none has reoffended.

How can you stop your kids viewing harmful web content?

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:06pm
Is content filtering tech the answer or is education and discussion the key to keeping kids safe?

Spanish election: Socialists battle to stop right-wing surge

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 7:06pm
Spain's left hopes to forge a coalition after 28 April polls - to fend off the far-right Vox.

The mental rigours of being US president

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 5:17pm
Some of Trump's predecessors were manic depressives, bipolar and even psychopathic, say experts.

Visually impaired man rescued from oncoming train by passengers

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 4:47pm
The visually impaired man is pulled to safety after falling on to the subway track in Maryland.


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