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Rio Olympics 2016: Team Refugee's Popole Misenga & Yolande Mabika out

Wed, 2016-08-10 16:08
Team Refugee judokas Popole Misenga and Yolande Mabika lose their bouts but say they "entered history" at the Olympic Games.

Syria war: Russia announces partial Aleppo ceasefires

Wed, 2016-08-10 15:22
Russian forces in Syria will suspend operations in the city of Aleppo from Thursday for three hours each day, its defence ministry says.

Dancing in Damascus: The man who stayed behind

Wed, 2016-08-10 15:03
The war in Syria has now been going for five years and while a lot of people escaped, some of them stayed behind.

Ricky Gervais on bringing back David Brent

Wed, 2016-08-10 14:23
Ricky Gervais attended the premiere of David Brent: Life on the Road.

Rio Olympics 2016: GB men beat New Zealand - face Argentina in quarters

Wed, 2016-08-10 13:17
Britain's Olympic rugby sevens men beat New Zealand to top their group and set up a quarter-final against Argentina.

Is Michael Phelps the best swimmer ever?

Wed, 2016-08-10 13:00
On Tuesday, Michael Phelps won his 21st gold medal.

Libyans 'oust' IS from Sirte HQ

Wed, 2016-08-10 12:50
US-backed Libyan militias say they have seized control of headquarters of so-called IS in Sirte

Chinese couple tie knot on glass bridge over gorge

Wed, 2016-08-10 12:15
A Chinese couple get married and then have wedding photos taken while suspended off a glass bridge, 180m (590 ft) above the ground.

Female Arab athletes under attack no matter how they dress

Wed, 2016-08-10 12:14
Social media users have harshly criticised female athletes in various Arab delegations for showing too much or too little skin.