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Ukraine war: Russia admits mobilisation errors, amid growing public opposition

September 27, 2022 - 01:04
Reports say people with no military experience, or who are too old or disabled, are being enlisted.
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Uganda's Ebola outbreak: Trainee doctors go on strike over safety fears

September 27, 2022 - 01:03
Trainee nurses, pharmacists and doctors at a Ugandan hospital fear their lives are being put at risk.
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Sri Lanka power cuts - wrong oil blamed

September 27, 2022 - 00:47
The head of the country's utilities regulator says poor quality oil led to the shutdown of a power plant.
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Canada ends vaccine entry rules, makes ArriveCan optional

September 26, 2022 - 23:58
US vaccine mandate remains in place. Lawmakers have urged Joe Biden to follow in Canada's footsteps.
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Hurricane Ian forces Nasa to shelter Artemis Moon rocket

September 26, 2022 - 23:57
The Artemis-I vehicle will be pulled off the launch pad in Florida to protect it from storm forces.
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Floridians brace for 'strengthening' Hurricane Ian

September 26, 2022 - 23:25
Residents are stocking up on groceries, fuel and sandbags as Ian strengthens into a major hurricane.
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Cuba Family Code: Country votes to legalise same-sex marriage

September 26, 2022 - 22:33
It marks a big moment for Cuba, which saw gay people persecuted in the 1960s and 70s.
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Giorgia Meloni pledges to govern 'for all Italians'

September 26, 2022 - 19:49
The far-right leader claims victory in Italy's general election with her Brothers of Italy party.
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Kenya Kiambu building collapse: Rescue efforts under way

September 26, 2022 - 19:23
Emergency workers pull a child from the rubble in Kiambu county but others are feared trapped.
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Deadly gun attack at Russian school

September 26, 2022 - 18:01
Pupils are among at least nine people killed and 20 wounded after a gunman opens fire at the school in Izhevsk.
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Kerala lottery: India jackpot winner fed up with requests for help

September 26, 2022 - 15:46
Anoop, an auto driver from Kerala state, says he may have to move houses to escape the public attention.
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Mexico's missing students: Where are the key players now?

September 26, 2022 - 15:16
Eight years after 43 students vanished in Guerrero state, Mexicans are still demanding answers.
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Chris Davidson: Former pro-surfer dies after punch outside Australian pub

September 26, 2022 - 12:35
Chris Davidson has been remembered as "one of the most naturally talented surfers" Australia has seen.
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'Africa's Titanic': Remembering Senegal's Joola tragedy

September 26, 2022 - 08:35
The capsizing of the Joola, a government-owned Senegalese ferry, took more lives than the infamous Titanic.
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Shinzo Abe: Why a state funeral for Shinzo Abe is controversial

September 26, 2022 - 08:26
Opposition to the funeral has been growing in recent weeks, with thousands of Japanese marching against it.
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Japan's push into 'deep tech' innovation

September 26, 2022 - 08:06
Japanese start-up firms are developing next-generation solar panels and microchips.
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People smuggler: I get clients to sign a waiver

September 26, 2022 - 08:03
A people smuggler lifts the lid on his trade to BBC Panorama's Jane Corbin.
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Covid: The Chinese artist filming PCR tests inside his mouth

September 26, 2022 - 08:02
Siyuan Zhuji compiled close-up footage of himself taking dozens of tests.
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Canadian family travel world before children go blind

September 26, 2022 - 08:00
A Montreal family goes on a global sightseeing tour after three of the children are diagnosed with a genetic condition.
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Rihanna to headline Super Bowl half-time show

September 26, 2022 - 06:41
The nine-time Grammy winner will headline February's event in Arizona, the NFL has announced.
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