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The world's biggest lithium battery farm

1 hour 44 min ago
The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours.

Zimbabwe latest: Protesters to hold mass anti-Mugabe rally

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 11:50pm
Pressure is growing on the embattled president to stand aside, following Wednesday's army takeover.

Small steps forward as UN climate talks end in Bonn

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 11:40pm
UN climate talks finish with progress on technical issues but with questions on carbon cuts unresolved.

Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 9:52pm
The US president's move comes a day after US hunters were told they could import elephant trophies.

Flying high

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 8:11pm
Mechanical engineering intern Camille Eddy tells 100 Women how her mum changed her future.

1 to 231 million

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 8:07pm
The statistics that explain how things have got so bad in Zimbabwe.

Gamer predicts that eSports is going to be 'bigger than soccer'

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 8:04pm
A day in the life of Travis "Castaway" Waters, the South African who gets paid to play video games.

Billionaire v news anchor

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:54pm
Chileans vote for a new president as President Michelle Bachelet comes to the end of her term.

Deadly selfies

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:30pm
India records more so-called "killfie" incidents than any other country, researchers say.

Media battleground

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:24pm
A new dispute about Russian "fake news" centres on the Catalonia crisis, Ellis Palmer writes.

Bitter rivalry

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:19pm
The two Middle Eastern powers have long been rivals but recently it all got a lot more tense.

Mexico migrant killings: Suspect dies after arrest

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:14pm
A Mexican arrested in hospital by police over the killing of 72 migrants has since died.

Syria: Russia again blocks extension of chemical attacks probe

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 7:02pm
Moscow uses its 11th UN veto since the Syria conflict began to block an investigative body.

'Evil' legacy of Mafia boss Toto Riina

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 6:53pm
Notorious Sicilian Mafia "boss of all bosses" Salvatore "Toto" Riina has died from cancer in jail, aged 87.

Saad Hariri: Lebanon PM to leave Saudi Arabia

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 6:41pm
Saad Hariri says he is "on the way to the airport", denying claims he is being held in Saudi Arabia.

Zimbabwe latest: Ruling Zanu-PF urges Mugabe to step down

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 4:40pm
Pressure builds on the embattled president to stand aside, with a big protest planned for Saturday.

Ohio Supreme Court Judge Bill O'Neill brags of sex conquests

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 4:32pm
The jurist, who proclaimed to speak for "all heterosexual males", provokes a firestorm of ridicule.

Man and wife accidentally shot during church gun safety talk

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 4:07pm
Forgetting the gun was loaded, the parishioner shot himself in the hand and his wife in the abdomen.

Fireball in Finland sky 'probably a meteorite'

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 2:07pm
The suspected meteor shook buildings when it raced through the sky in Lapland.

Turkey abandons Nato drill over portrayal as the enemy

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 1:40pm
Reports say Turkey's president and founder were used to illustrate the enemy in the Nato exercise.

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