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The women bringing animated adventures to life

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 2:19pm
A record number of women were nominated at the recent British Animation Awards, but men still dominate the industry.

Two convicted 'honour' killers to be deported from Canada

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:36pm
Mohammad Shafia and Tooba Yahya, convicted of "honour killings", will be deported to Afghanistan.

Murder inquiry over Russian's London death

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:20pm
UK police launch murder investigation after death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov in south-west London

US couple accused of hoax kidnap win $2.5m settlement

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:09pm
A US city settles with a couple after police publicly called the woman's 2015 abduction a "hoax".

Israeli soldiers killed in West Bank car attack

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:46pm
Two soldiers die in what the Israeli military says was a deliberate attack on its troops.

Florida bridge collapse: Hope fades for more survivors

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:30pm
Police say the operation in Miami has shifted from rescue to body recovery.

Have smaller weddings with less food, Uzbeks told

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:30pm
Weddings in Uzbekistan are lavish affairs, some with motorcades and hundreds of guests.

Brazil protests over slain politician Marielle Franco

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:23pm
Tens of thousands gathered to demand justice for Marielle Franco.

Trump has encouraged poachers - Botswana

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:46am
Overturning a ban on important hunting trophies threaten elephants, says Ian Khama.

Skiers jump from speeding lift in Georgia

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:38am
Several people were injured when the out of control lift started going backwards fast, in Georgia.

Jacob Zuma: Former South African president faces corruption trial

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:50am
South Africa's former president faces 16 corruption charges linked to a 1999 arms deal.

Irrfan Khan: Bollywood actor has rare tumour

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:28am
Irrfan Khan has acted in over 100 films, including Slumdog Millionaire and The Amazing Spider-Man.

Virtual cash helps cyber-thieves launder money, research suggests

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 10:21am
Virtual cash and digital payment systems are becoming embedded in cyber-crime, suggests research.

Anger over 'Blackface' makeup segment on Pakistan TV

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 9:24am
A television show darkened models' faces and asked contestants to "transform" them into beautiful brides.

Horst Seehofer: Islam does not belong to Germany, says new minister

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 7:54am
The remarks by the new interior minister put him on a collision course with Chancellor Merkel.

South African taxi team offers free rides to struggling elderly

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 7:38am
The young man who announced free rides for struggling pensioners sparked praise within his township.

Emirates air hostess dies after fall from plane in Uganda

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 7:21am
The hospital says the flight attendant died soon after being admitted to the facility.

India singer Daler Mehndi convicted for smuggling migrants

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:53am
Daler Mehndi was convicted for trafficking people, disguised as members of his dance troupe, abroad.

Spy poisoning: Russia 'underestimates UK allies' - Nato

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:52am
Its head says the UK is "not alone", as police say 131 people may have been exposed to the nerve agent.

Banksy protest artwork unveiled in New York

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 6:37am
The artist reveals a new artwork in New York, drawing attention to a jailed Turkish artist.


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