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VIDEO: The Iraqi refugees returning home

Wed, 2016-05-18 02:24
A growing number of people are returning to northern Iraq, according to a migration organisation.

VIDEO: Kelly confronts Trump over 'bimbo' tweets

Wed, 2016-05-18 02:11
US news host Megyn Kelly has confronted Donald Trump over insults that he tweeted, or re-tweeted, calling her a "bimbo".

India rejects Pakistan map concerns

Wed, 2016-05-18 01:03
India rejects Pakistan's concerns over a proposed law to ban maps or satellite images of the country unless they are approved by the government.

Japan stocks slip despite growth data

Tue, 2016-05-17 21:39
Japanese stocks open lower despite data showing the country grew by 1.7% in the first quarter.

Nigeria union presses ahead with strike

Tue, 2016-05-17 21:21
A major Nigerian trade union says it will press ahead with a general strike on Wednesday, despite a court injunction against it.

Man fends off crocodiles as friend dies

Tue, 2016-05-17 21:17
A man, 72, was forced to fight off crocodiles with a spanner and spark plugs after watching his friend drown in northern Australia, his rescuers say.

US raises China steel taxes by 522%

Tue, 2016-05-17 21:05
The US raises its import duties on Chinese steelmakers by more than five-fold after accusing them of selling their products below market prices.

US eases economic sanctions on Myanmar

Tue, 2016-05-17 20:25
The US lifts more of its economic sanctions on Myanmar, following historic political reforms in the country.

Somaliland: Making a success of 'independence'

Tue, 2016-05-17 20:16
Somaliland is not officially recognised as a sovereign state, but it has achieved relative stability since it declared independence in 1991, says Mary Harper.

The immigrants still 'California Dreamin'

Tue, 2016-05-17 20:12
Ritula Shah reports from California, the US state with the highest number of immigrants, on the current immigrant debate ahead of the presidential elections.

EM Forster and the internet age

Tue, 2016-05-17 20:03
Did an Edwardian writer predict the internet age?

'Wave of arrests' in rebel-held Yemen

Tue, 2016-05-17 20:01
Houthi rebels in Yemen have carried out a wave of arrests of their opponents, seizing them at gunpoint and torturing some, Amnesty International says.

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