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Jewels and tools among Neolithic find in Israel

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 6:08am
Thousands of artefacts are discovered at the site of a 9,000-year-old settlement near Jerusalem.

Hodan Nalayeh prize: Somalia to honour journalist murdered by al-Shabab

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 6:00am
Hodan Nalayeh relocated to Somalia last year to help rebuild the country of her birth.

Fresh Island festival: Croatia music event evacuated as fire breaks out

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 5:35am
Tyga, Stefflon Don and Yxng Bane were among the acts due to perform.

EU Commission head nominee von der Leyen urges 'green deal'

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 5:05am
Germany's Ursula von der Leyen promises MEPs to aim to make the EU carbon neutral by 2050.

India building collapse: Forty trapped in south Mumbai

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 4:53am
Rescuers are searching for people trapped in the four-storey building in India's financial capital.

New Zealand's Dunedin jokes about losing 'steepest street' title

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 4:45am
First New Zealand lost the Cricket World Cup, now it no longer has the world's steepest street.

S Korea employers could face jail under harassment law

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 4:25am
It is the first time employers must act on harassment in South Korea where bullying is widespread.

Former football star shot dead in South Africa

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 3:11am
South African former footballer Marc Batchelor is shot dead near his home in Johannesburg.

Pakistan reopens airspace after India standoff

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:56am
Pakistan shut its airspace in February following tensions with India.

Chris Gayle: Australian newspapers lose appeal in defamation case

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:43am
Three Australian newspapers wrongly accused the cricketer of lewd behaviour, a jury found in 2017.

Congresswomen hit back in Trump race row

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 11:56pm
Four congresswomen dismiss the US president's defence of his controversial tweets.

Uber ties some executive pay to diversity goals

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 11:06pm
Uber wants to boost the number of female managers by tying some executive pay to diversity goals.

Harlech street takes record as steepest in the world

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:59pm
Guinness World Records says the Harlech street has beaten the previous record holder in New Zealand.

The Harlech street that has proved the world's steepest

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:52pm
Ffordd Pen Llech has taken the record from a street in New Zealand with a gradient of more than 37%.

Volodymyr Zelensky: Why Ukraine's new president needs second election win

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:47pm
Volodymyr Zelensky's presidential victory was hailed as a political earthquake but he has been unable to make changes.

Will ships without sailors be the future of trade?

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:44pm
May saw the world's first unmanned commercial shipping operation.

Trump tweet row: Don't take the bait, congresswomen say

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:12pm
The US congresswomen attacked by the president in racially charged tweets dismiss them as a distraction.

Sonny Liston: The mysterious death that haunts boxing

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 7:02pm
Sonny Liston was found dead at his Las Vegas home in 1971. A coroner concluded he died of natural causes - but some say the truth is darker.

The mountain climbers showing diabetes doesn't have to be an uphill struggle

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 5:11pm
Why two men with type one diabetes are hiking to the the highest points in all 50 US states - in 50 days.

El Salvador: Woman faces retrial in stillbirth case

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 5:10pm
Evelyn Beatríz Hernández Cruz pleaded not guilty at her retrial on charges of aggravated homicide.

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