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Orthodox Church split: Five reasons why it matters

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:31pm
Ukraine is pulling churches away from Russia's grip - a very sensitive issue in the current conflict.

Nehanda, the Shona spirit medium that inspired Mugabe

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:23pm
Nehanda Nyakasikana led the fight against British colonisers in Zimbabwe in the 19th Century.

The Facebook cleaners: 'I've seen hundreds of beheadings'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:19pm
What's it like to be someone who watches banned content on social media so you don't have to?

China disappearances show Beijing sets its own rules

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:16pm
Beijing's crackdown on a film star and the Interpol chief highlights its use of secret detentions.

Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:09pm
Dumping rubbish is a waste of valuable resources, says Arthur Huang - and his company is showing why.

Brazil's ‘school for politicians’ gets a taste of power

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:08pm
Tired of corruption, business people in Brazil come together to forge a new generation of lawmakers.

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi crown prince 'denies knowledge' of missing critic

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:21pm
His reported comments come as Turkish sources say they have more evidence the journalist was killed.

Dennis Hof: Nevada brothel owner and reality star dies at 72

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 5:18pm
The flamboyant brothel owner and media personality was due to stand for political office next month.

US mid-terms: The most surprising candidates

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 4:57pm
A cage fighter, female fighter pilot and Miss America. Who says politicians are boring?

US senator apologies for revealing names of 'sex crime victims'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 4:39pm
The Democrat's campaign says it was a "mistake" to publish names of victims without their permission.

Legal cannabis in Canada: Should pot convicts get amnesty?

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 4:09pm
As cannabis becomes legal, 500,000 people with possession convictions want their records expunged.

Missing pianist believed to be buried by wrong family

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 3:20pm
Friends of missing pianist Scott Cushnie believe he was buried in a case of mistaken identity.

US senator Elizabeth Warren faces backlash after indigenous DNA claim

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 1:41pm
President Donald Trump goes on the attack after the Cherokee nation dismisses Elizabeth Warren's claim.

Al-Shabab in Somalia: US air strike 'kills 60 militants'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:36pm
The US military says it has carried out its deadliest strike in Somalia since November 2017.

Trump threatens to cut aid to Honduras over migrants

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:21pm
A group of at least 1,500 migrants is currently in Guatemala, heading north toward the US border.

Lady Gaga on assault: 'I want to take the power back'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:07pm
The singer and actress spoke about sexual assault at Elle's annual Women in Hollywood event.

Idaho wildlife official resigns over dead baboon photo

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:32am
A state wildlife commissioner has resigned amid an outcry over gruesome hunting photos.

Ethiopia's Abiy gives half of ministerial posts to women

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:27am
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says women are "less corrupt than men", as he explains his appointments.

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey widens search for clues to disappearance

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:52am
The Saudi consul's residence will be included in the investigation, the Turkish foreign minister says.

Pakistani pop star Fakhr-e-Alam begins Asia leg of round-world flight

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 9:37am
Fakhr-e-Alam is attempting to be the first Pakistani to circumnavigate the globe in a small plane.


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