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Australia's first same sex wedding takes place

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 11:31am
Australia's first same sex wedding takes place 8 days after legislation is passed.

Swati Maliwal: Call to speed up child rape executions in India

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 9:50am
A leading women's rights advocate says the government should take tougher action on rapists.

North Korea 'hacked crypto-currency exchange in South'

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 7:18am
Crypto-currencies may have been targeted in order to evade global financial sanctions on the North.

San Francisco Aquatic Park shut over 'aggressive' sea lions

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 6:08am
San Francisco's Aquatic Park is closed because of rare attacks by sea lions on swimmers.

King Michael: Romania bids farewell to former monarch

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 5:46am
Royals from across Europe attend the funeral of King Michael, who spent most of his life in exile.

Jacob Zuma and the ANC: Are South Africa's dreams of freedom dead?

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 5:36am
One of the most important elections in South Africa’s modern history takes place this weekend, with the pick of the new ANC leader.

Weinstein 'derailed my career' Sorvino says after Peter Jackson claim

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 5:23am
Peter Jackson says he 'blacklisted' Mira Sorvino and Ashley Judd on Harvey Weinstein's advice.

Ashes: Steve Smith double century puts Australia in control

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 5:12am
Steve Smith and Mitchell Marsh put Australia in control of the third Ashes Test in Perth with huge centuries.

ANC gathers to choose leader to replace Jacob Zuma

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 12:34am
A Johannesburg conference will pick a new party leader to succeed South African President Jacob Zuma.

Australian citizenship row: By-election threatens PM's majority

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 9:27pm
An MP in a dual citizenship row seeks re-election in a poll that threatens the government's majority.

Deaths of Canada billionaire Barry Sherman and wife 'suspicious'

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 8:21pm
Apotex founder Barry Sherman and his wife Honey were found in the basement of their Toronto home.

Decision time

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:53pm
After a sluggish first round, the second in Chile's presidential election looks set to be a nail biter.

Why 2018's big food trend could come from West Africa

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:49pm
West African food is tipped by chefs and experts to be big in 2018.

'Crowdfunding his death'

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:47pm
"Don't click 'like'": The death of "rooftopper" Wu Yongning sparks uneasy soul-searching in China.

'Million mutinies'

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:42pm
Five years after the Delhi gang rape Indian women are taking control of the conversation around gender.

South Africa: My message to the ANC

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:31pm
What advice do South Africans have for the ruling party as it prepares to elect a new leader?

US tax bill: Republicans agree sweeping changes

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:06pm
Senate and House lawmakers reveal final details of the biggest change to the US tax code in 30 years.

North Korea must earn right to talks, says US Secretary of State Tillerson

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 5:02pm
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson toughens his stance after earlier offering talks with no preconditions.

Matthew Petersen: Trump's nominee for judge flubs law test

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 4:53pm
Matthew Petersen's hearing goes wrong quickly when a Republican senator poses basic legal questions.

Austrian far right to return to coalition under conservative Sebastian Kurz

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 4:02pm
Centre-right leader Sebastian Kurz is set to become Europe's youngest prime minister under the deal.

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