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Weinstein jury to begin...

Weinstein jury to begin...

Showtime

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The disgraced movie mogul, 67, faces life in prison if the jury of seven men and five women convict him...

Rising star turns up the glamour at...

Rising star turns up the glamour at...

Showtime

Tue, Feb 18 2020

There were rich colours, dresses with trains, flowers, crystals and feathers galore at the show held...

Ashraf Ghani declared winner of Afghan...

Ashraf Ghani declared winner of Afghan...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The results had been delayed for nearly five months after allegations of vote-rigging from Ghani's...

'Tiger widows' shunned as bad luck in...

'Tiger widows' shunned as bad luck in...

Bangladesh

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Tigers are an endangered species but climate change and human development is reducing their wild habitat,...

Rights group: China arrests activist...

Rights group: China arrests activist...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Anti-corruption activist Xu Zhiyong was arrested on Saturday after being on the run since December

Apple to miss revenue forecast as iPhone...

Apple to miss revenue forecast as iPhone...

Business

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Apple had forecast revenue of $63 billion to $67 billion for the second quarter to March

UN: 900,000 people displaced by fighting...

UN: 900,000 people displaced by fighting...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 18 2020

'The crisis in northwest Syria has reached a horrifying new level'

Coronavirus death toll in China crosses...

Coronavirus death toll in China crosses...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Nearly 72,500 people have been infected by the new COVID-19 strain of the virus

Casillas to run for president of Spanish...

Casillas to run for president of Spanish...

Football

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The date of the election has not yet been decided but Casillas said he has informed his current club...

Bloomberg faces increasing fire from...

Bloomberg faces increasing fire from...

North America

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The race for the Democratic nomination remains exceptionally unsettled after Vermont senator Bernie Sanders...

Taliban kill 5 Afghan soldiers despite...

Taliban kill 5 Afghan soldiers despite...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The Taliban's official spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed on Twitter that the militants had killed...

UN: 14 children among 22 dead in Cameroon...

UN: 14 children among 22 dead in Cameroon...

Africa

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The central government has been battling separatists in the minority English-speaking regions for three...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

Africa

Mon, Feb 17 2020

'The provisional toll is 24 killed, including the pastor 18 wounded and individuals who were...

Syria army finds mass grave near...

Syria army finds mass grave near...

Middle East

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The densely populated semi-urban area just east of Damascus was controlled by rebel and jihadist factions...

Storm Dennis wreaks havoc across UK,...

Storm Dennis wreaks havoc across UK,...

Europe

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The storm also pummelled much of France, with some 20,000 people still without electricity on Monday...

Imran: Pakistan no longer a militant...

Imran: Pakistan no longer a militant...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

Khan's comments come as the US and the Taliban appear on the brink of a deal that would see US forces...

Porto striker Moussa Marega walks off...

Porto striker Moussa Marega walks off...

Football

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The 28-year-old had scored a 60th-minute winner for the Porto against his former club which sparked the...

Munich air crash hero and goalkeeping...

Munich air crash hero Gregg dies

Football

Mon, Feb 17 2020

Gregg, who was United's goalkeeper, rescued a mother and her baby daughter, team-mates Bobby Charlton...

India's 'Usain Bolt' buffalo runner...

India's 'Usain Bolt' buffalo runner...

Around the Web

Mon, Feb 17 2020

With the Tokyo Olympics looming in July, Gowda politely declined an invitation from India's sports...

Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet...

Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 17 2020

 One of the crates was only half stacked

Infected passengers evacuated on US...

Infected passengers evacuated on US...

World

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The Covid-19 virus has infected more than 70,500 people