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Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Steenkamp more than doubled

3 hours 28 min ago
The family of murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp say the ruling means she can now rest in peace.
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England v Canada: Jess Breach one of nine changes to England XV

3 hours 42 min ago
Harlequins wing Jess Breach is one of nine changes to the England women's starting XV for Saturday's final Test with Canada.
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Mugabe absent as new Zimbabwe president sworn in

3 hours 57 min ago
Emmerson Mnangagwa, the former vice president, returned from exile to take up office.
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Sebastian Vettel tops Abu Dhabi first practice

4 hours 9 min ago
Sebastian Vettel pips Lewis Hamilton to set the fastest time in first practice at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
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Pint-sized Ashes: The best TMS moments as Australia fight back against England

4 hours 13 min ago
Australia captain Steve Smith withstands the charge of the England bowlers to leave the first Ashes Test delicately poised after two days in Brisbane.
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North Korea digs DMZ trench after recent defection

4 hours 31 min ago
The North fortifies the spot where one of its soldiers defected last week.
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Emmerson Mnangagwa: The 'crocodile' who snapped back

5 hours 6 sec ago
Zimbabwe's new president has had a volatile political career.
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Woman dragged from tracks in narrow escape in Melbourne

5 hours 49 min ago
A woman in Melbourne, Australia is saved from the tracks moments before the approach of a train.
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Beijing nursery 'needle abuse' of children shocks China

6 hours 34 min ago
Several children were allegedly given injections and fed drugs in a case that has sparked an outcry.
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Ashes: Steve Smith repels England as Australia fight back in first Test

7 hours 7 min ago
Captain Steve Smith's unbeaten 64 helps Australia recover to 165-4, trailing England by 137 after two days of the first Ashes Test in Brisbane.
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Emmerson Mnangagwa: Will he be different from Mugabe?

7 hours 10 min ago
How different might Emmerson Mnangagwa be from Robert Mugabe, as president of Zimbabwe?
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Uma Thurman vents anger at Weinstein

7 hours 10 min ago
The actress wishes a happy Thanksgiving to all "except you Harvey and all your wicked conspirators".
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Quiz: What does John Lennon's final diary entry reveal?

7 hours 46 min ago
7 days quiz: It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?
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Manus Island: Australia confirms removal of asylum seekers

7 hours 49 min ago
The former Australian-run detention camp is now empty after a three-week stand-off, Canberra says.
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Japanese politician brings baby to assembly sparking debate

9 hours 35 min ago
A politician brought her baby to a council session, saying it was hard to to juggle careers and kids.
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Trump-Russia investigation: Michael Flynn's lawyers 'split from Trump'

11 hours 28 min ago
The ex-White House aide is being investigated over alleged Russia meddling in the 2016 US election.
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Zimbabwean's hopes and fears for the future

13 hours 23 min ago
Momentous changes in Zimbabwe have left some asking: What next? What happens after Mugabe?
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Zimbabwe after Mugabe: What happens next?

13 hours 25 min ago
Singing and celebration spring from the belief that the worst is over, our Zimbabwe correspondent writes - but is change coming?
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World Hacks: How to deradicalise a Neo-Nazi

13 hours 39 min ago
A former Nazi leader in Germany has developed a system to fight extremism.
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Nasa timelapse paints 'most complete picture of life' to date

13 hours 45 min ago
Scientists call the new timelapse video the "most complete global picture of life on Earth to date".
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