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Taiwan election: Kuomintang party promises peace with China

January 9, 2024 - 08:57
Promising peace with China, the once-dominant KMT faces a difficult balancing act in upcoming polls.
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Tiger Woods and Nike end 27-year partnership

January 9, 2024 - 08:48
Woods became synonymous with Nike as they joined forces on his rise to the top in the late 1990s.
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Aerial video shows impact of a explosion in Texas hotel

January 9, 2024 - 08:48
Officials say at least 11 people are injured in downtown Fort Worth after an apparent gas explosion at the Sandman Hotel.
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Town celebrates return of the sun after 30 nights

January 9, 2024 - 08:25
The Inuvik sunrise festival in Canada commemorates the return of sunlight after a month of polar nights.
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Boeing 737 Max 9: United Airlines finds loose bolts during inspections

January 9, 2024 - 06:45
The airline finds installation issues, including bolts in need of "tightening", during checks of Boeing planes.
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Antony Blinken: On the US mission to stop Gaza igniting wider war

January 9, 2024 - 06:17
The US secretary of state wants to prevent the war escalating but the cauldron of tensions could boil over.
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Franz Beckenbauer: German legend was one of football's most important figures

January 9, 2024 - 04:50
Franz Beckenbauer, who has died aged 78, was the friend of Sir Bobby Charlton, Bobby Moore and Pele and one of football's most important figures.
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Alaskan Airlines flight 1282: Key questions behind door plug blowout

January 9, 2024 - 03:46
Many questions remain after a 737 Max Boeing plane suffered a mid-air blowout in the US.
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Franz Beckenbauer: The German football icon's incredible career including World Cup wins as player and manager

January 9, 2024 - 03:46
BBC Sport looks back at Franz Beckenbauer's incredible career and his success at the World Cup as both a player and a manager after the German football legend passed away aged 78.
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Biden tells heckler he's pushing Israel to leave Gaza

January 9, 2024 - 03:28
The president makes the comments after being interrupted by 'ceasefire now' chants in South Carolina.
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Ethiopia-Somaliland deal makes waves in Horn of Africa

January 9, 2024 - 02:44
The agreement for Somaliland to lease some coastline to Ethiopia has triggered a storm of controversy.
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Anders Breivik: Mass murderer sues Norway over prison isolation

January 9, 2024 - 02:34
Anders Breivik, who killed 77 people in 2011, argues his prison conditions breach his human rights.
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French PM Élisabeth Borne resigns ahead of expected reshuffle

January 9, 2024 - 02:25
Élisabeth Borne's departure comes amid reports Emmanuel Macron is set to shake up his government.
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Andrew Tate wins legal challenge over seized assets

January 9, 2024 - 02:04
The influencer and his brother are attempting to reclaim items including luxury cars.
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Suspected Israeli strike in Lebanon kills senior Hezbollah commander

January 9, 2024 - 02:03
Hezbollah confirmed the death of Wissam Tawil, marking a further escalation of tensions with Israel.
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Franz Beckenbauer: German football legend dies aged 78

January 9, 2024 - 01:59
Former West Germany captain and manager Franz Beckenbauer, widely regarded as one of football's greatest players, dies aged 78, his family says in a statement to German news agency DPA.
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Australia puts republic referendum plan on hold

January 9, 2024 - 01:29
A minister says holding a vote on removing King Charles III as head of state is "not a priority".
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Peregrine lander: Technical hitch threatens US Moon mission

January 9, 2024 - 01:27
An American spacecraft launched from Florida to land on the lunar surface encounters problems.
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Betta Edu: Nigerian poverty minister suspended over money in personal bank account

January 9, 2024 - 00:35
President Tinubu orders a "thorough investigation" and stresses the need to restore public confidence.
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MI6 spy detained in China, authorities claim

January 8, 2024 - 23:29
It is the latest arrest in a campaign by Chinese security to clamp down on alleged foreign spying.
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