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What's on the menu at toilet cafe?

Wed, 2016-07-20 08:29
Indonesia's new toilet-themed cafe aims to teach customers about loo hygiene

Shaving start-up company bought for $1bn

Wed, 2016-07-20 07:10
Unilever buys US start-up Dollar Shave Club for a reported $1bn in cash as it looks to further expand into the male grooming business.

Kabali: India office holiday for watching Rajinikanth film

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:36
Businesses in India give employees a day off on Friday so they can attend screenings of a new film starring Tamil cinema superstar Rajinikanth.

Premier League, EFL & FA introduce new player behaviour rules

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:35
The Premier League, Football League and FA announce new rules to combat "intolerable behaviour" by players and managers.

Record year for terror attacks in EU

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:30
A record number of terrorist attacks were planned, foiled or carried out in European Union countries last year, with the UK reporting the highest number of attacks.

Syria conflict: Boy beheaded by rebels 'was not fighter'

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:21
A Palestinian boy who was filmed being beheaded by Syrian rebels on Tuesday was not a fighter, a pro-government Palestinian militia says.

Turkey coup attempt: Academics banned from going abroad

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:18
Turkey temporarily bans all academics from travelling abroad following last week's failed coup, state media reports.

Saido Berahino: Stoke offer West Brom £20m for striker

Wed, 2016-07-20 06:15
Stoke make an offer worth £20m to Premier League rivals West Brom for striker Saido Berahino.

North Korea is criticised by South Korea for 'spy broadcasts'

Wed, 2016-07-20 05:54
South Korea criticises North Korea after it broadcasts strings of numbers on the radio, which was a Cold War-era method for contacting spies.

Henrik Stenson: 10 majors may match Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Sweden

Wed, 2016-07-20 05:45
Open champion Henrik Stenson says he may need another nine major titles before he can be compared to Sweden's iconic footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Michelle Obama joins James Corden for 'Carpool Karaoke'

Wed, 2016-07-20 05:43
US First Lady Michelle Obama is joining James Corden in his hit sketch Carpool Karaoke this week

Pokémon hunt driver hits police car

Wed, 2016-07-20 05:23
Police officers in the US have released footage which they say captures the moment a driver distracted by the Pokemon Go game crashed into a patrol car.

Swinging London

Wed, 2016-07-20 05:15
Photographer Terence Donovan helped shape the look of a generation and redefined British photography in the Swinging Sixties.

Kiev car bomb kills top Belarusian journalist Sheremet

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:59
A car bomb attack in the Ukrainian capital has killed leading Belarusian journalist and Kremlin critic Pavel Sheremet.

Tributes paid to Pretty Woman director

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:58
Hollywood stars are paying tribute to Garry Marshall, the creator of hit US TV series Happy Days and the director of box-office hit Pretty Woman, who has died aged 81.

May, Merkel and Europe's big problem

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:50
Nick Robinson explains how Theresa May and Angela Merkel are starting the process of working out Brexit.

Turkey coup attempt: Who's the target of Erdogan's purge?

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:43
After the failed coup, the crackdown. There are very real fears among Turks about what will come next.

Libya attack: Three French soldiers killed

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:40
France's defence ministry says three of its soldiers have died in Libya, reportedly after their helicopter was shot down.

Garry Marshall: Happy Days creator dies aged 81

Wed, 2016-07-20 04:08
Garry Marshall, creator of hit US TV series Happy Days and the director of box-office hit Pretty Woman, has died aged 81, his publicist says.

The South African village blighted by Aids

Wed, 2016-07-20 03:43
In one village in the foothills of the Drakensberg mountains in South Africa, every household has been affected by HIV.

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