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Kyoto Animation fire: Police name suspect after studio blaze

47 min 50 sec ago
Shinji Aoba is suspected of deliberately starting the fire, and is in police custody at hospital.
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ASAP Rocky: Swedish jail requests more time to investigate assault

1 hour 51 min ago
The rapper has been detained over alleged assault for the last two weeks.
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Dutch top court to rule on Srebrenica liability

2 hours 52 min ago
A final ruling will determine if Dutch peacekeeping troops were responsible for deaths in massacre.
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England World Cup-winner Stokes nominated for award - as New Zealander of the year!

3 hours 1 min ago
England cricketer Ben Stokes is nominated for the New Zealander of the Year award after World Cup win.
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India floods: Tired tiger takes nap in resident's bed

3 hours 51 min ago
The tiger found shelter in a house as floods ravage the Kaziranga National Park in India's Assam state.
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Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pakistan to allow consular access to 'Indian spy'

6 hours 3 min ago
Islamabad says it will allow Indian officials to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been convicted of spying.
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Yingying Zhang: US man sentenced to life for Chinese student's murder

6 hours 10 min ago
Brendt Christensen abducted Yingying Zhang on a university campus in 2017 and beat her to death.
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Luxury goods join Hong Kong retail slump as protests bite

7 hours 40 min ago
Retailers and hotels are among the firms seeing business hit by ongoing protests in Hong Kong.
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The African Cup of Nations: 'Fairy-tale' team, cursed jerseys and super fans

10 hours 10 min ago
As Algeria and Senegal face each other in the final, we look at some of the tournament's high and low points.
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Music 'calms nerves before surgery' as well as sedative

10 hours 31 min ago
The "world's most relaxing song" could be just as good at calming patients' nerves, a study suggests.
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Africa's week in pictures: 12-18 July 2019

10 hours 50 min ago
A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond.
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FaceApp: How accurate are the predictions?

10 hours 51 min ago
They're older now, but how good is FaceApp at ageing photos of celebrities when they were young?
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Quiz of the week: Can you name the fish which found fame?

10 hours 52 min ago
Have you been paying attention to what's been going on over the past seven days?
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Nicaragua mothers mourn on eve of Sandinista revolution's anniversary

10 hours 57 min ago
On the 40th anniversary of the Sandinista revolution, some Nicaraguans say there is no reason to celebrate.
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Car parts from weeds: The future of green motoring?

11 hours 36 sec ago
The motor industry is trying to reduce its carbon footprint in a number of innovative ways.
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Apollo 11: 'I helped the world watch Moon landing'

11 hours 2 min ago
About 600 million were watching in 1969 - thanks largely to an unlikely outpost in rural Australia.
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Beachgoers come together to help stranded whales

11 hours 8 min ago
On St Simons Island, Georgia in the US, people rushed to push the pod back to sea.
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Boeing takes $5bn hit over grounding of 737 Max

12 hours 12 min ago
The charge will wipe out profits, but Boeing says it hopes the aircraft will resume flying this year.
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World experienced hottest June on record in 2019, says US agency

12 hours 14 min ago
The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says the average temperature was 61.6F (16.4C).
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'Bigger than Liverpool beating Barcelona' - Connah's Quay knock Kilmarnock out of Europe

12 hours 18 min ago
Connah's Quay Nomads beating Kilmarnock is "one of the biggest upsets the history of Europa League" and a "bigger result" than Barcelona losing 4-0 in Liverpool, says manager Andy Morrison.
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