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Former Beatle Ringo Starr: I'll wear my medal at breakfast

March 20, 2018 - 9:04am
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr receives his knighthood for services to music.

Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees'

March 20, 2018 - 9:02am
Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees' and still face abuse.

Spy poisoning: Russian diplomats prepare to leave UK

March 20, 2018 - 8:55am
Around 80 people, including 23 diplomats and their families, will leave the country on Tuesday.

US Boy Scouts revoke badges from Down's syndrome boy

March 20, 2018 - 8:47am
The boy's father accuses the organisation of discrimination against those with mental disabilities.

Could cryonic technicians help bring the dead back to life?

March 20, 2018 - 8:15am
Freezing the deceased in the hope of one day reviving them could become a mainstream service, advocates say.

Al-Shabaab fears lead Somali teen to reject government job

March 20, 2018 - 8:11am
The high school student says he feared being targeted by al-Shabab militants.

Ireland loses legal bid over 'Hooded Men'

March 20, 2018 - 8:08am
Fourteen men said they were subjected to torture techniques after being held without trial in 1971.

Meet the dogs being trained to sniff out looted ancient treasures

March 20, 2018 - 7:31am
Dogs are being trained to detect ancient treasures in an attempt to tackle cultural heritage trafficking.

Last male northern white rhino dies in Kenya

March 20, 2018 - 7:13am
Sudan died in a Kenyan conservancy at the age of 45, after months of ill health.

Anger at Tonga women's rugby 'ban'

March 20, 2018 - 7:11am
Official letter says sport goes against young women's dignity, culture and traditions.

How China's government has changed after the NPC

March 20, 2018 - 7:07am
China's removal of presidential term limits are among some of the biggest reforms outlined at NPC.

Texas explosions: FBI investigating new blast at FedEx plant

March 20, 2018 - 6:34am
The reports of an explosion at a FedEx site near San Antonio follow four bombings in Austin.

Syria war: Air strike 'kills children in Eastern Ghouta school'

March 20, 2018 - 6:34am
Rescuers say 15 children died when an airstrike hit a school basement in rebel-held Eastern Ghouta.

Foxes frustrate Belgian broadcasters

March 20, 2018 - 5:33am
Animals could complicate plans to rebuild broadcast centre in Brussels.

French police hold ex-president Sarkozy over campaign funding

March 20, 2018 - 4:52am
The former leader is in custody for questioning over alleged campaign funding from Libya.

US retail giants ask Trump to reconsider China tariffs

March 20, 2018 - 4:37am
The potential tariffs could affect a list of as many as 100 products including shoes and footwear.

India confirms killing of 39 workers kidnapped by IS

March 20, 2018 - 3:49am
Since the kidnapping in 2014, the Indian government had always maintained that they were alive.

Rhino dies: Sudan was the last male northern white

March 20, 2018 - 3:29am
Sudan's death at the age of 45 leaves only two females of his subspecies alive in the world.

Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy

March 20, 2018 - 12:44am
It comes just months after sexual assault allegations against company co-founder Harvey Weinstein.

Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent

March 20, 2018 - 12:36am
China's president wraps up the annual parliamentary session, saying socialism is the only way for China.