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Kenya elections 2022: Raila Odinga and William Ruto in tight presidential race

August 14, 2022 - 01:02
With about a third of the results confirmed, Raila Odinga has a slight edge over William Ruto.
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Salman Rushdie: Author believed fatwa was old and life relatively normal

August 13, 2022 - 23:45
The Satanic Verses author was not worried about security before the stabbing attack in New York state.
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Ukraine says it has taken out vital bridge in occupied Kherson

August 13, 2022 - 22:37
Ukrainian forces attacked the bridge as part of its counter-offensive in the occupied Kherson region.
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Taliban break up rare protest by Afghan women in Kabul

August 13, 2022 - 21:32
The militants fire into the air as women call for "work and freedom" after a year of Taliban rule.
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Britney Spears' ex-husband Jason Alexander convicted over crashing wedding

August 13, 2022 - 20:37
Jason Alexander is convicted of trespassing and battery after disrupting the private ceremony in June.
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Kenya elections 2022: Live result updates

August 13, 2022 - 20:29
The latest results from the presidential and parliamentary races.
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Southern Baptist abuse claims under DoJ investigation

August 13, 2022 - 18:50
A report this year accused the largest US Protestant denomination of covering up abuse.
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Medusa festival: One killed as strong winds cause stage collapse in Spain

August 13, 2022 - 18:41
At least 40 others were injured in bad weather at a popular electronic music festival near Valencia.
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Medusa festival: High speeds winds cut Spanish festival short

August 13, 2022 - 18:15
A local news outlet reports wind speeds of up to 65km/h tore off part of the festival's main stage.
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Horrifying, ghastly: Authors condemn attack on Salman Rushdie

August 13, 2022 - 18:07
The literary world has reacted to the attack on Salman Rushdie with shock and condemnation.
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Climate change: Drought highlights dangers for electricity supplies

August 13, 2022 - 13:16
Dry conditions in the UK and Europe are stress on facilities including nuclear, say experts.
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Son with schizophrenia 'unlawfully deported' - Mum

August 13, 2022 - 12:00
Eric Hall has 28 convictions but his family says he was not well enough to be put on a Home Office plane to Jamaica.
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What to know about FBI search of Trump's home

August 13, 2022 - 11:36
Agents took classified documents from the former president's home as part of an unprecedented investigation.
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HIV medicines: India patients say hit by drugs shortage

August 13, 2022 - 08:39
India's health ministry denies supply disruptions, but activists allege a shortage of essential drugs.
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India independence to tsunami: Meet Indians named after historic events

August 13, 2022 - 08:38
The BBC met six Indians who were named after landmark events that unfolded during their birth.
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Week in pictures: 6 - 12 August 2022

August 13, 2022 - 08:36
A selection of powerful images from all over the globe, taken in the past seven days.
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In pictures: Defying Mozambican jihadists to go to school

August 13, 2022 - 08:32
Riding motorbike taxis has become a lifeline for young men fleeing Mozambique's Islamist insurgency.
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Salman Rushdie: Author on ventilator and unable to speak, agent says

August 13, 2022 - 08:25
The Satanic Verses author was stabbed several times at an event in New York state on Friday.
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The Afghan cyclists who fled to pursue their Olympic dreams

August 13, 2022 - 08:02
Two sisters are among five women from Afghanistan's national cycling team now training in Italy.
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Ibiza: The birth of the 'party island'

August 13, 2022 - 08:02
In June 1973, the nightclub Pacha opened in Ibiza and it changed the island forever.
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