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Five dead as plane hits shopping centre

BBC:-Four US citizens and an Australian pilot have died after their light plane crashed into a shopping centre in Melbourne, Australia. The charter flight appeared to have had a "catastrophic...

Trump does damage control

BBC:-US President Donald Trump has sought to explain why he referred to a security incident in Sweden on Friday which did not actually happen. Addressing a rally on Saturday, he...

Malaysia recalls envoy from North Korea

BBC:-Malaysia has stepped up diplomatic measures against North Korea in an escalating row over the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un. Kim Jong-nam died...

Olympic protest runner reunited with family

BBC:-Ethiopian runner Feyisa Lilesa, famous for his protest at the Rio Olympics, has been reunited with his family for the first time since going into exile. He crossed his wrists...

Trump pick for top adviser turns down job

BBC:-US President Donald Trump's choice for national security adviser has turned down the job offer. Retired Vice-Admiral Robert Harward was widely tipped for the post after Mr Trump fired Michael...

Germany: Parents urged to destroy talking doll

BBC:-An official watchdog in Germany has told parents to destroy a talking doll called Cayla because its smart technology can reveal personal data. The warning was issued by the Federal...

Girl, 15, pleads ‘not guilty’ to murder

BBC:-A teenage girl has denied the murder of seven-year-old Katie Rough. Katie was found with serious injuries to her neck and upper body on a playing field in Woodthorpe, York,...

Kim Jong-nam: More arrests over airport poisoning

BBC:-Two more suspects have been arrested in connection with the death of Kim Jong-nam, the brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, in Malaysia. A female Indonesian suspect and a...

UAE: Concern over ‘unethical’ hair

BBC:-Former Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan is among a group of more than 40 players deemed to have "unethical hair" under United Arab Emirates Football Association (UAEFA) guidelines. The 31-year-old Ghanaian...

Venezuela condemns US actions

Press Release:-The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela strongly rejects, condemns and protests the arbitrary and extraterritorial actions committed by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the United States...