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Russia remains non-compliant with code, says World Anti-Doping Agency

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 02:08
The World Anti-Doping Agency says Russia remains non-compliant with its code, dealing a blow to its hopes of competing at the Winter Olympics.

Diplomat in fatal fall from New York balcony

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:46
Julian Simpson accidentally slipped from a balcony, in what US media say followed a "trust game".

Wild boar meat 'may have poisoned' New Zealand family

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:29
Health officials say the wild boar, which the NZ family had hunted themselves, is one possible cause.

Cambodia court considers dissolving opposition party

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:15
Half the opposition's MPs have already fled the country, after their leader was charged with treason.

The moment a da Vinci sold for $450m

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:10
A painting of Christ believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci has been sold for a record $450m (£341m).

Zimbabwe awaits next steps after military takeover

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:08
The future role of President Mugabe and other key figures remains unclear after the army stepped in.

Saad Hariri: France offers visit, 'not exile'

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 22:20
The Lebanese PM and his family are invited to France after his surprise resignation caused a crisis.

Senate ovation for Australia marriage speech

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 21:46
A lawmaker receives a standing ovation after introducing a historic bill to legalise gay marriage.

Court adjourned

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 21:18
Victims and perpetrators on the end of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Peru: President Kuczynski denies Odebrecht bribe allegations

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:55
In a televised statement, he rejects claims that the construction company hired him as a consultant.

Neuroscientist wowing the internet aged 7

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:41
She's still in primary school, but Amoy Antunet has big ambitions - and plenty of scientific equipment

Singapore welcomes rare blue macaw parrots

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:39
Singapore and Brazil are working together to bring two blue macaw species back from near-extinction.

Drake confronts 'groper' during set

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:36
Drake stops his set after seeing someone being groped in the audience at a gig in Sydney.

Australian minister blames hackers over Twitter porn 'like'

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:18
Government minister Christopher Pyne says he was not responsible for activity on his Twitter page.

Yemen's industrial-scale prosthetic limb factory

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:17
The Orthopaedic and Prosthetic Centre in Taiz offers hope for the seriously injured in Yemen’s war.

Roy Moore's lawyer casts doubt on accuser's yearbook claim

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:17
Mr Moore's lawyer questions an accuser's account as a sixth woman comes forward with groping claims.

Special effects

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:06
Ryan Johnson's low-cost movie props are proving popular among a new generation of filmmakers

Chevron says it will push for Myanmar human rights

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 19:00
The US oil giant has multi-billion dollar investments in a region where the UN has alleged ethnic cleansing.

Nigeria violence: Suicide bombers kill 10 in Maiduguri

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:22
Four attackers, who included women, detonated explosives in the north-eastern city of Maiduguri.

Parched Trump's Rubio-style water gaffe

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 17:57
The president goes in search of water during a speech, prompting comparisons with a man he mocked.