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Afghan sisters deported from Austria after landmark EU ruling

March 13, 2018 - 6:50pm
The two Afghan women lost their deportation case at the European Union's top court last July.

Lebanon frees actor Ziad Itani accused of collaborating with Israel

March 13, 2018 - 6:40pm
A judge freed Ziad Itani and ordered the arrest of a security officer who built the case against him.

Trump inspects border wall prototypes in California

March 13, 2018 - 5:58pm
On his first visit to California, the US president discusses what type of wall he would like to see.

Trump personal aide John McEntee forced out - US media

March 13, 2018 - 4:55pm
John McEntee was fired amid an inquiry over alleged financial crimes, reports say.

Trump v Tillerson: The biggest bust-ups in a tough year

March 13, 2018 - 3:03pm
Rex reportedly called the president 'a moron', while Trump sought to 'castrate' his secretary of state.

Florida shooting: Prosecutors seek death penalty for Nikolas Cruz

March 13, 2018 - 2:53pm
Nikolas Cruz has admitted killing 17 people at a school before escaping and visiting McDonald's.

Rex Tillerson fired: Social media on Trump's 'reality TV White House'

March 13, 2018 - 2:23pm
Social media users discuss the ousting of Rex Tillerson, and asks why Trump won't say his former catchphrase.

Archaeopteryx flew like a pheasant, say scientists

March 13, 2018 - 1:34pm
The famous winged dinosaur Archaeopteryx, once thought of as the first bird, could fly, research shows.

Japan plans to lower age of adulthood to 18

March 13, 2018 - 12:53pm
If passed, the bill will allow 18-year-olds to marry and sign contracts without parental consent.

Women and their achievements feature on billboards in Iran

March 13, 2018 - 12:51pm
The unusual move by the Tehran Municipality has been welcomed online but some also want concrete action

President of Greek club PAOK Salonika apologises after coming on to pitch with gun

March 13, 2018 - 12:17pm
The president of Greek club PAOK Salonika apologises after he entered the field with a gun during his side's match on Sunday.

IMF says digital currency tech can be used against crypto criminals

March 13, 2018 - 12:06pm
IMF head Christine Lagarde says the technology behind crypto-currencies could stop their nefarious use.

Gina Haspel: Who is Trump's pick as CIA director?

March 13, 2018 - 11:54am
She is named by the president as head of the spy agency, succeeding Mike Pompeo.

Trump sacks Tillerson as secretary of state

March 13, 2018 - 9:44am
President Trump thanks Mr Tillerson, saying CIA chief Mike Pompeo will do "a fantastic job".

Self-flying air taxi lifts off in New Zealand

March 13, 2018 - 9:43am
A firm funded by Google founder Larry Page has unveiled an electric, self-flying air taxi, developed in New Zealand.

Bertrand Cantat: Killer rock star pulls out of French festivals

March 13, 2018 - 9:36am
Bertrand Cantat was convicted of killing his former girlfriend in a Lithuanian hotel room in 2003.

Mexico missing students: Key suspect arrested

March 13, 2018 - 9:36am
The man is suspected of having had a key role in the 2014 disappearance of 43 students from Iguala.

Eye rolls and tame questions at China's Congress

March 13, 2018 - 9:30am
Sycophantic questions and blocked posts are among the tools used to manage this political event.

Rohingya: Teenage life in world's biggest refugee camp

March 13, 2018 - 8:48am
Faisal and Hassan are both Rohingya teenagers and both live with six others, but lead very different lives.

Barack Obama's $6 dinner table preserved for posterity in Vietnam

March 13, 2018 - 8:34am
A table in Vietnam where the US leader ate with US chef Anthony Bourdain is encased in glass.