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How an Australian stuntwoman conquered Indian action films

February 18, 2024 - 10:44
Known by her stage name Fearless Nadia, Mary Ann Evans ruled the Indian box office in the 1930s and 40s.
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Trump launches own-brand shoes after $355m fine

February 18, 2024 - 10:17
The ex-president promoted gold-coloured shoes at a sneaker convention in Philadelphia.
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A US soldier killed two at Mount Fuji. So why must Japan apologise?

February 18, 2024 - 09:12
The early release of Ridge Alkonis, who killed two in a car accident, stirs unease over US-Japan relations.
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The Oscar-winning film that captured Navalny's life and possible death

February 18, 2024 - 08:14
The director of the 2022 Oscar-winning film speaks of his shock at the death of Alexei Navalny.
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Gaza ceasefire talks not very promising, says Qatar

February 18, 2024 - 06:14
Israel's PM Benjamin Netanyahu vows to carry on the war against Hamas regardless of international pressure.
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Asylum seekers feel unsafe on remote UK island

February 18, 2024 - 03:51
A group of 61 held in a camp on Diego Garcia tell UN inspectors of sexual assaults, rat bites and self-harm.
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Navalny's team accuses Russia of 'hiding' his body

February 18, 2024 - 02:58
An ally of the opposition activist, who died on Friday, says officials are "trying to cover traces".
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Thousands march in Senegal demanding election date

February 17, 2024 - 23:54
Protesters say the vote must go ahead after President Macky Sall's bid to delay it was overturned in court.
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Zelensky warns of 'artificial deficit' of weapons

February 17, 2024 - 23:14
Ukraine's leader says Russia's Vladimir Putin will unleash a catastrophe if he is allowed to win the war.
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Grief, defiance and hope among Navalny supporters

February 17, 2024 - 22:41
In a country where dissent has been silenced, just laying flowers is an act of courage, writes Steve Rosenberg.
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'We're brown artists mixing Bollywood with Beyoncé'

February 17, 2024 - 22:05
British south Asian artists have historically been overlooked but now they are becoming mainstream.
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Russians detained after leaving flowers for Navalny

February 17, 2024 - 21:40
Across the country people have been forcibly taken away for leaving flowers and tributes for the deceased political activist.
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Trump hit where it hurts most in New York fraud ruling

February 17, 2024 - 21:13
A scathing judgment limits the former president's ability to do business in the city where he made his name.
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Orban set to address Hungary child-abuse scandal

February 17, 2024 - 19:23
Budapest has seen mass protests over a sexual abuse case involving top allies of PM Viktor Orban.
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How Russian state media are spinning Navalny death

February 17, 2024 - 13:55
There has been minimal coverage on Russia's main TV channels - in stark contrast to social media trends.
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Senegal steps back from the brink - but what next?

February 17, 2024 - 12:01
A court blocks the president's plan to delay elections, but this doesn't mean the political crisis is over.
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Carnival, kisses and snow: Photos of the week

February 17, 2024 - 11:25
A selection of striking images from around the world, taken over the past seven days.
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'Zombie Fires' burning at an alarming rate in Canada

February 17, 2024 - 09:53
Canada's wildfire season is not over, with dozens of winter fires still burning beneath the soil.
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Ukraine troops pull out of key eastern town Avdiivka

February 17, 2024 - 09:50
Ukraine's top commander says he has acted to avoid encirclement by Russian forces in the town of Avdiivka.
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Trump ordered to pay $354m in New York fraud case

February 17, 2024 - 09:45
In the civil case, a judge ordered the penalty to keep him and his sons from continuing "fraudulent ways".
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