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Everest clean-up campaign aims to airlift 100 tonnes of waste

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 10:49am
Piles of rubbish collected by local guides are being shipped to the capital for recycling.

Syria war: 'Civilians killed' as thousands flee Turkish air strikes

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 10:49am
More than 150,000 people have reportedly fled Afrin in northern Syria as Turkish forces close in.

Mauritius President Gurib-Fakim to resign - lawyer

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 10:21am
The Mauritian president has been attacked for spending large sums on a charity-provided bank card.

Migrant crisis: At least 15 die as boat capsizes off Greece

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 9:34am
A search for those unaccounted for is under way off the Aegean island of Agathonisi.

RuPaul is first drag queen to get Hollywood star

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 8:25am
The star was overcome with emotion as fans lined Hollywood Boulevard to help celebrate.

Paige Vanzant: UFC gave me an eating disorder

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 6:44am
UFC star Paige Vanzant tells Newsbeat the extreme measures she took to reduce her weight.

China anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan named Xi Jinping's deputy

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 6:38am
A former anti-corruption investigator, Wang Qishan has known the president for decades.

Miami bridge collapse: Engineer reported cracks in voicemail

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 5:13am
But transport officials did not hear the voicemail until after the bridge collapsed killing six.

Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 5:12am
It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.

Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy Daniels

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 3:57am
The legal filings mark the first time the president has become directly involved in the case.

Indian Wells: Venus Williams & Simona Halep suffer shock semi-final losses

Sat, 03/17/2018 - 3:31am
Naomi Osaka and Daria Kasatkina will contest Sunday's BNP Paribas Open final at Indian Wells after shock semi-final victories over Simona Halep and Venus Williams respectively.

Former FBI deputy head Andrew McCabe sacked

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:26pm
The justice department fires the FBI's ex-deputy director, whom President Trump had accused of bias.

UK police issues warning to Russia exiles

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:01pm
Safety advice is issued as police investigate the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov.

The rappers getting 'terror' sentences for songs

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:00pm
Artists say the government is using controversial anti-terror laws to curb free speech, writes Guy Hedgecoe in Madrid.

Oscars Academy chief John Bailey 'faces harassment allegations'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 9:57pm
The Academy has launched an inquiry into its own president, John Bailey, Hollywood media report.

'We will stay until the end': A doctor's battle in Syria

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:57pm
As the Syrian government tightens its noose around the enclave, medical staff describe working in "hell on earth".

'Am I OK with my son oinking in Swedish?'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:05pm
Keith Moore wants his Swedish-born son to be bilingual. But he wasn't prepared for the language barrier in the farmyard.

The Indians who used kayaking to lift themselves out of poverty

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 8:04pm
There are many routes to success and for a group of friends in India, it was the Ganges River.

Black man beaten at Charlottesville rally 'cleared of assault'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:19pm
DeAndre Harris was reportedly cleared of assault charges related to the incident in which he was beaten.

Trumplomacy: Who's going to represent US at N Korea talks now?

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:06pm
After Tillerson's quick exit - who will be part of high-stakes talks with North Korea?


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