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Oil spill spreads across Caribbean to Bonaire

February 27, 2024 - 21:58
The oil from a capsized barge off the coast of Tobago is threatening Bonaire's mangrove forests.
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DNA test confirms dying man was Japan's most wanted

February 27, 2024 - 20:57
Alleged bomber Satoshi Kirishima's deathbed confession came after 49 years on the run.
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Prominent Russian human rights activist jailed

February 27, 2024 - 20:44
In his closing court statement, Oleg Orlov said Russia is "sinking ever more deeply into darkness".
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Ex-Australia PM accepts daughters' Taylor Swift challenge

February 27, 2024 - 20:08
Scott Morrison finishes his stint in politics by playing Taylor Swift bingo, naming albums in his speech.
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Depardieu faces new allegation of sexual assault

February 27, 2024 - 19:57
In the latest of a string of accusations, a set designer accuses the French actor of grabbing her in 2021.
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Hope for ceasefire by Monday, says Biden

February 27, 2024 - 19:23
Speaking in an ice cream shop, the US president suggests an Israel-Gaza ceasefire is close.
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Sweden midfielder Olsson on ventilator in hospital

February 27, 2024 - 19:05
Sweden international and former Arsenal midfielder Kristoffer Olsson is on a ventilator in hospital after losing consciousness at his home on 20 February.
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India names astronauts for maiden space flight

February 27, 2024 - 17:37
The Gaganyaan mission aims to send astronauts to an orbit of 400km and bring them back after three days.
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Inside Gaza: Follow a day in the lives of Gazans as war nears five-month mark

February 27, 2024 - 16:05
The BBC is hearing first-hand accounts of what daily life is like for people living in Gaza.
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Russian defeat in Ukraine vital for Europe - Macron

February 27, 2024 - 14:19
France's president says European states will give Ukraine medium- and long-range missiles and bombs.
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South Korean woman dies as doctor strike continues

February 27, 2024 - 14:11
The woman in her 80s was turned away from seven different hospitals amid an ongoing strike.
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Two bodies found in search for missing Sydney couple

February 27, 2024 - 14:01
Australian police say two bodies have been located during their search for Jesse Baird and Luke Davies.
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Police ban from Mardi Gras parade divides Australians

February 27, 2024 - 12:20
Organisers of Sydney's iconic event uninvited police after an officer allegedly murdered a gay couple.
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Top Disney movies boss steps down in shakeup

February 27, 2024 - 11:54
Sean Bailey, the boss of the media giant's live-action film studio, stepped down after 15 years.
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Paparazzo accuses Taylor Swift's father of assault

February 27, 2024 - 10:43
The photographer did not need medical treatment and Australian police are investigating.
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Why Nigeria's economy is in such a mess

February 27, 2024 - 10:40
Nigeria is experiencing its worst economic crisis in a generation, leading to nationwide protests.
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Biden hopes for Gaza ceasefire by next week

February 27, 2024 - 09:56
The US president says the warring sides are close to a truce but warns that "we're not done yet".
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Medical students find out school will be tuition-free

February 27, 2024 - 09:41
Students broke into cheers and tears as a former professor at a New York college announced a $1bn donation.
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'Ice bumps' reveal history of Antarctic melting

February 27, 2024 - 09:25
Satellites reveal a 50-year record of climate change by tracing the lumpiness in ice surfaces.
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The young refusing to become Myanmar's 'human shields'

February 27, 2024 - 07:21
The Myanmar junta's mandatory military service law has sparked fear, anxiety and defiance.
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