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South Africa: Ninety schoolchildren given 'cannabis muffins'

September 22, 2023 - 04:57
Teachers called an ambulance after noticing "strange behaviour" from pupils in class.
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Iran stops families marking anniversaries of protesters' deaths

September 22, 2023 - 04:50
Relatives say they are being forced to cancel anniversary memorials for those killed last year.
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Sophie Turner sues Joe Jonas for children's return to England

September 22, 2023 - 04:21
The British actress says her former partner is refusing to send their two daughters back to the UK.
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King Charles impresses Paris while the rest of France shrugs

September 22, 2023 - 02:40
The BBC's Hugh Schofield finds the French public not as interested in the royal visit as parliamentarians.
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Trump hands out pizza at Iowa pub

September 22, 2023 - 02:33
The former US president and 2024 candidate signed a woman's shirt and gave out free pizza.
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Rupert Murdoch's media empire through the years

September 22, 2023 - 02:15
He built one of the world's most powerful media empires - here are some of his biggest acquisitions.
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Rupert Murdoch's succession drama reaches its finale

September 22, 2023 - 02:04
It seems the TV show's real-life inspirations have concluded their own succession drama.
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Brand exposed himself then laughed about it on air, says woman

September 22, 2023 - 02:00
The incident, which happened in Los Angeles in 2008, is the first time Brand has been heard publicly admitting sexual misconduct.
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Who is Rupert Murdoch?

September 22, 2023 - 01:11
Revered and feared, the tycoon has built a global media empire on four continents.
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Queen Camilla and Brigitte Macron play table tennis

September 22, 2023 - 00:00
King Charles and Queen Camilla are in France for the second day of a three-day state visit
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S Korea passes new law to protect teachers from bullying parents

September 21, 2023 - 23:01
Teachers across the country have been protesting for weeks, demanding more rights in the classroom.
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Rupert Murdoch steps down as Fox chairman

September 21, 2023 - 22:30
The media mogul says he is stepping down as Fox and News Corp chairman, with son Lachlan to head both.
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Saudi Arabia getting closer to Israel normalisation deal, prince says

September 21, 2023 - 21:44
An agreement creating ties between the two historical foes would mark a huge regional shift.
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Rwandan serial killer who hid bodies in kitchen pleads guilty

September 21, 2023 - 21:26
Rwandan police found more than 10 bodies buried under the 34-year-old man's house near Kigali.
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South Africa to clear Covid lockdown criminal records

September 21, 2023 - 21:15
More than 400,000 people were arrested for breaking some of the world's toughest lockdown restrictions.
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King Charles given standing ovation in French Senate

September 21, 2023 - 21:07
His speech, delivered in French and English, touched on climate change and Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
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US offers almost 500,000 Venezuelans legal status

September 21, 2023 - 20:10
US cities have been grappling with large numbers of Venezuelans fleeing economic and political turmoil.
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Nagorno-Karabakh: Fresh reports of gunfire despite ceasefire

September 21, 2023 - 19:23
Azerbaijan denies that fighting has resumed a day after ethnic-Armenian forces agreed to surrender.
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Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth: Reaction to demo as Tokyo Game Show starts

September 21, 2023 - 17:58
It's one of the biggest game releases of next year - and verdicts are rolling in on the first demo.
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India suspends visas for Canadians as row escalates

September 21, 2023 - 17:19
Relations have plummeted since Canada's PM linked India to the killing of a Sikh separatist leader.
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