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Battle of Waterloo: Excavation unearths amputated limbs

2 hours 21 min ago
Leg bones are found by veterans and archaeologists at a former field hospital in Belgium.

KLM breastfeeding policy causes turbulence

2 hours 41 min ago
Dutch airline KLM has asked mothers to cover up when breastfeeding, in response to complaints.

Dolphin megapod spotted off California coast swimming alongside boat

2 hours 44 min ago
Onlookers watched as a huge pod of dolphins - known as a super- or megapod - swam alongside them.

El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán gets life in prison

3 hours 56 min ago
The Mexican kingpin was earlier accused of being behind the biggest supplier of drugs to the US.

Kulbhushan Jadhav: Pakistan told to review 'India spy' case

4 hours 26 min ago
India mounted a case to save Kulbhushan Jadhav after he was sentenced to death in Pakistan in 2017.

Von der Leyen vote: Europe's media welcome EU Commission choice

5 hours 3 min ago
European papers consider the challenges facing Ursula von der Leyen after her narrow win.

Chennai, the city where drought is visible from space

5 hours 33 min ago
Chennai is India's sixth largest city, but its residents are relying on trucks and trains to bring them water.

Turkish diplomat 'shot dead' in Iraqi Kurdistan

5 hours 55 min ago
A Turkish diplomat has been shot dead in the Iraqi Kurdish city of Irbil, security sources tell the BBC.

Italy hunts bear after ‘genius’ escape over electric fences

7 hours 52 min ago
Wildlife activists have likened the bear to a superhero after it scaled electric fences to get away.

Google's Project Dragonfly 'terminated' in China

8 hours 20 min ago
The firm's plan to launch a censored search engine in China had faced much criticism.

Turkey journalists and activist acquitted of terrorism charges

8 hours 49 min ago
The defendants, who worked for a Kurdish paper, had been charged with making terrorist propaganda.

Elon Musk reveals brain-hacking plans

9 hours 32 min ago
Start-up NeuraLink wants to start testing its human computer interface on humans.

Data of 'nearly all adults' in Bulgaria stolen

10 hours 8 min ago
A hacker targeted the Balkan country's tax agency and reportedly offered local media access to stolen data.

India building collapse: Rescuers search for survivors in Mumbai

10 hours 10 min ago
The disaster killed at least 12 people, but many more remain trapped by debris.

SeaWorld hits back in Virgin Holidays whale tourism row

10 hours 21 min ago
The US theme park defends its record after Virgin Holidays stops selling tickets to its attractions.

Rohingya crisis: US imposes sanctions on top Myanmar generals

10 hours 22 min ago
Rohingya Muslims are still being targeted by the military, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says.

Australia calls on China to allow Uighur mother and son's travel

11 hours 3 min ago
The request follows pleas by an ethnically Uighur Australian to be reunited with his wife and son.

Former US Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies

11 hours 25 min ago
He led the court's liberal wing and wrote more dissenting opinions than any justice in US history.

Andrea Camilleri: Inspector Montalbano author dies aged 93

11 hours 28 min ago
Andrea Camilleri's books won international acclaim and changed perceptions of Sicily.

Sudan junta and civilians sign power-sharing deal

11 hours 47 min ago
Sudan's ruling military council and opposition leaders sign power-sharing accord after all-night talks to end crisis.


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