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BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen face EU diesel emissions probe

September 18, 2018 - 6:17am
BMW, Daimler and VW are being investigated to see if they agreed to restrict emissions control systems.

Belgian chips cut down to size by hot weather

September 18, 2018 - 5:53am
Potato crop yields have been reduced by 25% in Belgium, threatening the country's signature dish.

The Japanese billionaire who wants to fly to the moon

September 18, 2018 - 5:50am
Yusaku Maezawa wants to take a group of artists along with him on a voyage into space.

Celia Barquín: European golf champion murdered in Iowa

September 18, 2018 - 5:32am
A man is charged with murder after Spanish golfer Celia Barquín is found dead on an Iowa golf course.

Emmy Awards 2018: Sandra Oh's mother rocks hanbok on red carpet

September 18, 2018 - 3:45am
Young-nam Oh delights social media by wearing a traditional Korean dress to support her daughter.

Australia strawberry needle scare: Apple and banana fuel 'copycat' fears

September 18, 2018 - 3:18am
Authorities are already investigating the "evil" sabotage of strawberries in every state.

Russian military plane vanishes from radar over Syria

September 18, 2018 - 12:39am
An aircraft with 14 people on board has disappeared from radar screens, Russia's defence ministry says.

Emmy Awards 2018: Thandie Newton and Claire Foy among British winners

September 17, 2018 - 11:23pm
Thandie Newton, Charlie Brooker and Claire Foy are among the winners at the 70th annual Primetime Emmys.

Elon Musk unveils first tourist for SpaceX 'Moon loop'

September 17, 2018 - 10:19pm
The first private passenger to fly around the Moon with SpaceX will be a Japanese billionaire.

The India fishermen using cheap smartphones to map the coast

September 17, 2018 - 9:07pm
Indian fishermen are using cheap smartphones to map the coastline and stop encroachment.

South Africa crime: Can the country be compared to a 'war zone'?

September 17, 2018 - 8:31pm
Recent data shows that the national murder rate in South Africa is going up.

Zimbabwe's cholera emergency: 'Stench of sewage' in Harare

September 17, 2018 - 8:30pm
Amidst a collapse in public services, water supplies have become contaminated with untreated sewage.

Alexander Perepilichnyy possible MI6 links to stay secret

September 17, 2018 - 7:55pm
An inquest is taking place into the death of Alexander Perepilichnyy, who collapsed in 2012 in Surrey.

In pictures: Stars arrive for Emmy Awards

September 17, 2018 - 7:49pm
Take a look at the stars - and, just as importantly, what they're wearing.

Tariq Ramadan: #MeToo in the Muslim world

September 17, 2018 - 7:35pm
Several women have now come forward to accuse Tariq Ramadan, one of the Muslim world’s most famous thinkers, of sexual assault.

'North Korea took everything from us'

September 17, 2018 - 7:24pm
Ham Eun-hyeock survived the alleged attack on a South Korean navy ship which killed 46 sailors.

Khan al-Ahmar: The West Bank village facing demolition

September 17, 2018 - 7:23pm
After ten years of legal battles, Israel's Supreme Court has authorised the destruction of Khan al-Ahmar.

Kavanaugh and accuser to testify in Senate

September 17, 2018 - 6:54pm
The Supreme Court nominee and his accuser are reportedly both invited to appear before senators.

US imposes new $200bn tariffs on China

September 17, 2018 - 6:49pm
The higher taxes will apply to more than 5,000 items, and mark the biggest round of US tariffs so far.

Mexico trailer storing corpses angers residents

September 17, 2018 - 6:35pm
The refrigerated container holds at least 100 corpses - because the local mortuaries are all full.