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The appointment is being seen as one of ensured continuity in Beijing's battle against growing debt.
An Indian man has made it his mission to save whale sharks off the coast of Gujarat.
It came after he attacked Robert Mueller's inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 US election.
The survivors of a high school shooting in Florida refused to be ignored just because they were teenagers.
So what does Google suggest when you begin to ask questions about the Russian leader?
People in Austin are warned not to handle packages they are not expecting, after deadly bombings.
Martina Navratilova told BBC Panorama that the corporation has "to do better" on equal pay.
CabiFly is Brazil's newest form of taxi service.
Ghanaian teenager Justice Osei has a talent for imitating animal species, with over 50 in his repertoire.
More than 70 homes and buildings are feared lost after the blaze, authorities say.
Maybe the Swiss model is "the most efficient and attractive", the former Catalan president said.
He easily secures an expected fourth term as leader with no serious challenger in the race.
Frenchman Yann Arnaud died after falling on to the stage during a show of the world-famous circus.
A video uploaded to the US Army's official Twitter account features 'shamrocks' being fired from weapons.
Mariam Moustafa, who died on Wednesday, was an Egyptian national who was born in Rome.
Mr Trump said it was dominated by "hardened Democrats" and supporters of Hillary Clinton.
Rival clans agree on "life for a life" deal to end a cycle of revenge killings and vendettas.
The UK foreign secretary also dismisses claims the substance may have come from a UK laboratory.
Colourful scenes as Russians vote in a presidential election Vladimir Putin is expected to win.
Forces wave Turkish flags and remove a Kurdish statue after taking the centre of Afrin city.