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Indian woman 'raped for eating beef'

Mon, 2016-09-12 03:56
An Indian Muslim woman alleges she was gang raped in northern Haryana state two weeks ago, after her attackers accused her of eating beef.

Emotional photo marks ‘Paralympic journey’

Mon, 2016-09-12 03:55
Singapore's Paralympian gold medallist shares an emotional photo of her celebrations with a team mate, saying "nobody knows our journey like us".

American football: NFL players join Colin Kaepernick protests

Mon, 2016-09-12 03:32
Fellow players join San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick in protesting about racial inequality at the NFL's opening weekend games.

What happens inside the brain of a gambling addict?

Mon, 2016-09-12 03:09
BBC Panorama film an experiment designed to reveal how the brain of a person addicted to gambling differs from that of others

Belarus election: Opposition wins at least one seat in rare gain

Mon, 2016-09-12 02:37
At least one opposition candidate has won a seat in parliamentary elections in Belarus, their first representation in the chamber for 20 years.

Samsung shares slide on Galaxy Note 7 recall

Mon, 2016-09-12 02:07
Samsung shares fall sharply and hit a two-month low after the firm had to urge users not to use its new flagship Note 7 smartphone and exchange all models due to fears it might catch fire.

Australia rugby league player dies after tackle

Mon, 2016-09-12 01:24
A father-of-two dies in hospital in New South Wales after being tackled during an amateur rugby league game and collapsing unconscious.

N Korea ready for another nuclear test, says South

Mon, 2016-09-12 00:54
South Korean officials warn the North could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time, after its fifth and largest test on Friday.

Syria war: Cessation of hostilities due to start at sunset

Sun, 2016-09-11 23:54
A cessation of hostilities is due to start in Syria at sunset on Monday, after a weekend of air strikes which brought dozens of casualties.

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