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Lady Gaga 'appalled' by music tattoo mistake on her wrist

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:09am
The star was relieved when the missing fifth line from a tattoo of a music stave on her wrist was added.

Caster Semenya: South African government calls on world to fight against IAAF rule

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 7:04am
South African Caster Semenya has been "targeted" by athletics' governing body, the IAAF, according to her country's sports minister

Abdul Fattah al-Sisi: Egyptian president may rule until 2034

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 6:41am
Rights groups condemn parliamentary moves to extend the president's term in office by 12 years.

Viewpoint: How far might India go to 'punish' Pakistan?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 6:23am
India's government is talking tough after a car bombing killed 46 Indian soldiers. How far could tensions escalate?

Ryan Adams: FBI investigates sexually-explicit texts

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 5:15am
The star's new album is also put on hold, after allegations of sexual misconduct surface in the US.

Spain PM Sánchez sets snap election for April

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 4:51am
The minority Socialist-led government lost the support of Catalan MPs over the budget.

US border agency sued for detaining two Spanish speakers

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 4:35am
US citizens Ana Suda and Martha Hernandez were detained in Montana last May for speaking Spanish.

Eagle rescued after huge ice ball grows on its tail

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 3:58am
A bald eagle had to be rescued after a 20cm ice ball grew on its tail.

Ko Ni: Gunman gets death penalty in murder of Myanmar Muslim lawyer

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 2:33am
A gunman has been sentenced to death for the murder of Muslim lawyer Ko Ni in Myanmar.

China closes its Everest base camp to tourists

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 1:50am
China says the base camp on its side of the mountain needs to be cleared of rubbish left by visitors.

Why did gay Muslim comics disappear from Instagram?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 1:12am
An Instagram account that posted comics depicting the struggles of gay Muslims has now vanished.

Masood Azhar: India wants militant sanctioned after Kashmir blast

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:45am
India wants sanctions against the militant group behind Thursday's attack which killed more than 40.

Cheryl Grimmer: Murder charge in toddler's 1970 disappearance dropped

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:35am
The disappearance of UK-born Cheryl Grimmer is one of Australia's longest-running mysteries.

Haiti President Jovenel Moise refuses to leave

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:48pm
Jovenel Moise breaks his silence after a week of protests against his rule that have left seven dead.

California mudslides: Buildings have collapsed after severe weather

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:20pm
Buildings have collapsed and roads have been left impassable after mudslides and flooding.

Toxic alcohol kills dozens in northern India

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 10:10pm
One woman lost five members of her family, including her husband, after the illegal alcohol was served at a mourning event.

Australian floods send dirty water across Great Barrier Reef

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 9:56pm
Floodwaters in northern Australia have spread to the World Heritage site, raising concerns for coral.

Gravitational waves: Black hole detector to get upgrade

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 7:47pm
The UK and US governments have announced a £25m upgrade to the machines that detected gravitational waves.

How 'Parkland tourism' led to this floral memorial

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 7:43pm
A teacher and a pupil at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School gave people a focal point for their grief and curiosity.

Brain function of night owls and larks differ, study suggests

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 7:37pm
Late risers have poorer attention, slower reactions and increased sleepiness, a study suggests.

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