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Evacuation of Syrian city Darayya begins

8 hours 41 min ago
The rebel-held city of Darayya is being evacuated by government forces after the last rebel fighters agreed to hand over their weapons and leave.

No hiding

8 hours 43 min ago
During her year of breast cancer, Sydney woman Alison Habbal occupied hours of nausea and exhaustion by planning for her post-sickness rebirth.

Ultra marathon runner's reunion with stray dog

8 hours 51 min ago
Their story had already captured hearts across the world - the marathon runner and the stray dog that stuck by his side through a gruelling desert race in China.

Sarah Palin warns Donald Trump on deportation U-turn

9 hours 15 min ago
Former Alaska governor Sarah Palin warns Republican Donald Trump of "massive disappointment" if he backs down on his plan to deport undocumented immigrants.

'Utterly wrong'

9 hours 23 min ago
Disabled athletes and models have told Newsbeat how disappointed they are in Vogue Brasil after they posted pictures of their new Paralympic Campaign.

Sir Richard Branson 'thought he would die' in bike crash

9 hours 31 min ago
Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson says he thought he was "going to die" after crashing his bike on the Caribbean island of Virgin Gorda.

How much exercise is safe during pregnancy?

9 hours 55 min ago
There are conflicting views on whether it's safe to exercise during pregnancy - we hear from a former Olympian and mums.

Indonesian man arrested as 650 pangolins found dead in freezers

10 hours 5 min ago
Indonesian authorities seize the frozen bodies of more than 650 critically endangered pangolins and arrest a man.

France burkini highest court suspends ban

10 hours 23 min ago
France's highest administrative court suspends a ban on controversial full-body "burkini" swimsuits in a town on the Mediterranean coast.

'Nowhere in Amatrice safe to live in' after Italy quake

10 hours 25 min ago
More than 260 people are known to have died in the earthquake that devastated villages in Italy's central region on Wednesday night.

Ex-PM Stephen Harper 'quits Canada politics'

11 hours 20 min ago
Former Prime Minister Stephen Harper is to announce his departure from Canadian politics to focus on his businesses, say reports.

Flushing out IS fighters in Libya's Sirte

11 hours 20 min ago
The Libyan forces are preparing for what they hope to be the last attack against Islamic State group in the city of Sirte.

Darayya siege: Evacuation of Syrian town begins

11 hours 31 min ago
The evacuation of besieged Damascus suburb of Darayya begins after deal between Syrian government and rebel fighters.

Europa League draw: Man Utd face reunion with Robin van Persie

11 hours 40 min ago
Manchester United will face Fenerbahce, Feyenoord and Zorya Luhansk in the group stage of the Europa League.

Belgian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton given 30-place grid penalty

11 hours 45 min ago
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he will try to limit the damage to his title hopes in Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.

Inside a Philippines prison drugs raid

12 hours 14 min ago
The BBC witnesses a prison raid in one of Manila's biggest jails - the latest offensive in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs.

Norway man rescued after climbing into public toilet

12 hours 21 min ago
Firefighters are called out to rescue a 20-year-old man after he climbs into public toilet to retrieve a friend's phone.

Oscar Pistorius: Bid to challenge six-year jail term fails

12 hours 36 min ago
South African state prosecutors fail in their bid to challenge the six-year sentence for murder handed down to Oscar Pistorius.

Embracing couple among the victims

12 hours 38 min ago
As hopes fade of finding more survivors of the devastating 6.2-magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy, details emerge of the dead.

UK politicians 'fuelled Brexit hate crime'

12 hours 46 min ago
"Anti-immigrant" rhetoric by UK politicians during the EU referendum helped to fuel a spike in race hate crimes before and after the vote, a UN body says.

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