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Kerala floods: At least 19 dead and dozens missing in India

October 17, 2021 - 21:04
Heavy rains cause rivers to overflow in Kerala, washing away homes and trapping people under debris.
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Russia sets condition for return of BBC journalist

October 17, 2021 - 20:44
Ambassador Andrei Kelin says the BBC reporter can return if Russian journalists gets UK visas.
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Russia not withholding gas for political reasons - ambassador

October 17, 2021 - 20:38
Russia's ambassador to the UK denies Russia is using energy as a political weapon, amid surging prices.
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Russian team back on Earth after filming first movie in space

October 17, 2021 - 17:24
The Russian film crew return after an ISS shoot that had its own moments of drama.
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Candlelit vigil in honour of MP

October 17, 2021 - 16:33
Hundreds of people carrying lanterns and candles gathered in Leigh-on-Sea to pay their respects.
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Sudan: Protesters take to streets

October 17, 2021 - 15:20
Opponents of Sudan's transition to democracy demonstrate in Khartoum, urging the army to take control.
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Haiti: US missionaries reportedly kidnapped in Port-au-Prince

October 17, 2021 - 14:11
As many as 17 American Christian missionaries and their families have reportedly been kidnapped.
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Venezuelan President Maduro's close aide extradited to US

October 17, 2021 - 11:04
Venezuela halted talks with the opposition after Alex Saab was flown from Cape Verde to the US.
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The Chinese film beating Bond and Marvel at the box office

October 17, 2021 - 08:47
The success of The Battle at Lake Changjin is bad news for Hollywood which wants to grow in China.
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Robert Durst: US millionaire hospitalised with Covid after life sentence

October 17, 2021 - 08:28
Robert Durst was on Thursday convicted of murder and is a suspect in two other deaths.
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Apparently, it's the next big thing. What is the metaverse?

October 17, 2021 - 08:09
What does it mean, and what have Facebook and Fortnite got to do with it?
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How a massacre of Algerians in Paris was covered up

October 17, 2021 - 08:08
French police killed up to 300 people in 1961, throwing some of them into the River Seine to drown them.
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Pigs at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport help to keep skies safe

October 17, 2021 - 08:02
A team of 20 at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is part of a range of measures being used to reduce bird-strikes.
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Macron condemns 'unforgivable' 1961 massacre of Algerians in Paris

October 17, 2021 - 06:51
The 1961 Paris massacre was denied or concealed by French governments for decades.
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Savannah Marshall stops Lolita Muzeya to set up unification fight with Claressa Shields

October 17, 2021 - 06:03
Savannah Marshall stopped Lolita Muzeya in emphatic fashion in Newcastle and remains on track to fight Claressa Shields in a unification bout next year.
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Sudan: Protesters demand military coup as crisis deepens

October 17, 2021 - 05:53
The protests come as tensions rise between civilian and military rulers.
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Australian police make record $104m heroin seizure

October 17, 2021 - 00:48
The 450kg-haul was concealed in a shipment of ceramic tiles sent to Melbourne from Malaysia.
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Dormice favoured by Italian mafia seized in drugs raid

October 16, 2021 - 23:11
Italian police search a cannabis farm and seize a stash of 235 frozen dormice - a mafia delicacy.
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: British-Iranian aid worker loses court appeal in Iran

October 16, 2021 - 23:02
Her family have told the BBC that they fear she could be returned to jail at any time.
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Sir David Amess killing: Should MPs still be able to meet the public?

October 16, 2021 - 22:42
The home secretary is reviewing MPs' security but says they must remain accessible to voters.
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