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German novel Kairos wins International Booker

May 22, 2024 - 06:01
Jenny Erpenbeck is the first German writer and Michael Hofmann the first male translator to win £50,000 prize.
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German novel Kairos wins International Booker

May 22, 2024 - 06:01
Jenny Erpenbeck is the first German writer and Michael Hofmann the first male translator to win £50,000 prize.
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Armies of young insurgents are changing the course of a forgotten war

May 22, 2024 - 06:01
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville spent a month with revolutionary forces at jungle bases and on front lines in Myanmar.
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Israel revokes decision to shut down Associated Press news agency's Gaza live feed

May 22, 2024 - 04:40
The AP decries the seizure of its camera, which Israel says was producing footage used by Al Jazeera.
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Passenger describes moment turbulence hit flight

May 22, 2024 - 02:37
Jerry, who was flying to his son's wedding, says it was the worst day of his life.
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Young rappers spread joy with 'banger of the year'

May 22, 2024 - 02:34
A group of energetic pre-teen Irish rappers find viral fame after a song racks up nine million views.
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What is flight turbulence and why does it happen?

May 22, 2024 - 01:48
Most turbulence occurs in cloud with up- and downdrafts of wind, says BBC Weather's Simon King.
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Israel shuts down Associated Press news agency's Gaza live feed

May 22, 2024 - 01:25
The AP decries the seizure of its camera, which Israel says was producing footage used by Al Jazeera.
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Israel's defence minister rejects ICC prosecutor’s request for warrants

May 21, 2024 - 23:41
Yoav Gallant accuses the prosecutor of drawing a "despicable" parallel between Israel and Hamas.
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Rudy Giuliani in court again over 2020 election

May 21, 2024 - 23:37
Arizona is the fourth US state to charge Trump allies for allegedly trying to overturn election results.
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Naples region rocked by more than 150 quakes

May 21, 2024 - 23:34
One of the tremors on Monday was the strongest the area has experienced for 40 years.
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Injured Singapore Airlines passenger carried off flight

May 21, 2024 - 23:27
A passenger injured by severe turbulence is carried off flight SQ321 at Bangkok airport.
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Thousands flee Russian offensive in Kharkiv region

May 21, 2024 - 22:45
Fighting around Ukraine’s second largest city has so far displaced around 14,000 people.
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Thousands at Iran president's funeral procession

May 21, 2024 - 21:30
Mourners waved Iranian flags and portraits of the late president, who will be buried on Thursday.
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Thousands at Iran president's funeral procession

May 21, 2024 - 21:30
Mourners waved Iranian flags and portraits of the late president, who will be buried on Thursday.
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British man, 73, dies during severe turbulence on London-Singapore flight

May 21, 2024 - 21:28
The Boeing 777-300ER was diverted to Bangkok and landed at 15:45 local (08:45 GMT).
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Spain recalls Argentina ambassador in Milei insult row

May 21, 2024 - 21:11
Spain "definitively" recalls its ambassador to Argentina, in an escalating row with President Javier Milei.
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Spain recalls Argentina ambassador in Milei insult row

May 21, 2024 - 21:11
Spain "definitively" recalls its ambassador to Argentina, in an escalating row with President Javier Milei.
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Elvis's granddaughter fights Graceland auction

May 21, 2024 - 20:53
Actress Riley Keough claims a company trying to sell the estate forged her mother's signature.
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Greek court throws out shipwreck trial against nine men

May 21, 2024 - 20:23
The judges ruled they had no jurisdiction to hear the case as the boat sank in international waters.
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