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Magnus Carlsen and Hans Niemann: Champion vows to say more on cheating scandal

September 26, 2022 - 04:49
Magnus Carlsen says he wants cheating taken "seriously" as he vows to issue a statement within days.
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Vincent Van Quickenborne: Four arrested in Belgian minister 'kidnap plot'

September 26, 2022 - 04:11
The minister is under tighter police surveillance after a "serious threat", federal prosecutors say.
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Ukraine war: Protests in Russian Dagestan region against new draft

September 26, 2022 - 02:10
Demonstrators clashed with security officials, in rare violent backlashes against police.
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Cattle rustlers kill at least 11 people during ambush in Kenya

September 26, 2022 - 00:50
Eight police officers said to be among the victims of the violence in Turkana County on Saturday.
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Ukraine war: Kyiv forces accused of killing two in Kherson hotel strike

September 25, 2022 - 21:40
A regional official says Oleksiy Zhuravko, a pro-Russian former Ukrainian lawmaker, died in the strike.
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Roger Waters gigs in Poland cancelled amid Ukraine backlash

September 25, 2022 - 21:23
The musician was due to play gigs in Poland but faces outrage over his comments on the Ukraine war.
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Typhoon Noru: Evacuations in Philippines as explosive super typhoon nears

September 25, 2022 - 20:01
Rain is beginning to fall, with life-threatening flooding and landslides expected.
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Eliud Kipchoge breaks his own marathon world record in Berlin

September 25, 2022 - 18:33
Double Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge breaks his own record for the men's marathon at Sunday's race in Berlin.
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Ukraine war: Ukraine will treat Russian deserters civilly, Zelensky vows

September 25, 2022 - 18:08
Ukraine says it will not force deserters to return to Russia where they would face prison.
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Storm Fiona: Houses washed into sea as storm batters Canada

September 25, 2022 - 15:38
One person is missing after storm Fiona battered the eastern coast, leaving widespread damage.
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Afrobeats: Chart show host celebrates 'beautiful year' for genre

September 25, 2022 - 09:43
Radio host Eddie Kadi says stars like Burna Boy have propelled the genre into the mainstream.
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Ukraine war: Could Russia use tactical nuclear weapons?

September 25, 2022 - 09:30
President Putin has been stoking fears that he will use tactical nuclear weapons in the Ukraine war.
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CIA museum: Inside the world's most top secret museum

September 25, 2022 - 09:18
It's filled with artefacts that have shaped history - but its doors are firmly shut to the public.
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Qatar World Cup: Accommodation worries for football fans

September 25, 2022 - 08:55
Organisers of the football tournament are facing criticism over a lack of affordable accommodation.
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Italy votes as far-right Meloni looks for victory

September 25, 2022 - 08:50
Italians are deciding whether to choose their most right-wing government since World War Two.
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Your pictures on the theme of 'the visitor'

September 25, 2022 - 08:50
A selection of striking images from our readers around the world.
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North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile into sea

September 25, 2022 - 08:48
It came after a US military ship arrived in South Korea, and before a visit by the US vice president.
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‘We demand wages for housework’

September 25, 2022 - 08:02
In the 1970s, an international campaign demanded that governments recognise the value of unpaid work done in the home, primarily by women.
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Storm Ian delays launch of Nasa's Artemis I Moon rocket

September 25, 2022 - 04:41
The launch of the American space agency's big new Moon rocket is being delayed for the third time.
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Ukraine war: Hundreds arrested as Russian draft protests continue

September 25, 2022 - 03:19
Over 700 people were arrested at protests across the country on Saturday, rights groups said.
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