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Mexico firework village of Tultepec holds fiery fiesta

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 09:04
A Mexican village where tonnes of fireworks exploded killing dozens last year goes ahead with a fiery fiesta marking the Catholic festival of San Juan de Dios.

Watching the scratching bear is good for you

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 09:00
Research from the University of California has found that watching nature programmes, such as Planet Earth II, is good for you.

Fukushima: Wild boars take over Japan's evacuated towns

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 05:37
Hunters tackle an influx of wild boars in evacuated towns near the Japanese nuclear accident site.

Women of the world united

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 00:51
Protests took place around the world to mark International Women's Day.

How Brazil's 'Valley of Death' drastically cut pollution

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 19:54
Cubatao in Brazil was notorious for high levels of air pollution, but it turned things around.

Life as a plane-scrapping goat farmer

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 19:53
Aaron salvages plane wrecks. Danielle runs a daycare. But their main love is running a goat farm as a family.

Fearless Girl statue faces Wall Street bull

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 18:06
The sculpture is standing in front of the famous charging bull in New York's financial district.

India businesswoman 'happy' about Trump's visa curb

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 15:47
Businesswoman Riddhi Mittal explains why she welcomes a possible US clampdown on short-term visas.

AnnaLynne McCord: 'I was raped by a friend in my own home'

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 14:59
90210 actress AnnaLynne McCord describes how she was sexually assaulted at the aged 18.

'My sister was raped by three soldiers in South Sudan'

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 13:44
Harrowing testimonies from South Sudan about alleged abuses by government soldiers.

UN says Trump policies are fuelling xenophobia

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 08:57
The UN rights chief protests at "vilification of groups and false claims" about migrants' crimes.

Greek farmer protests turn violent in Athens

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 07:35
Greeks farmers have clashed with police during demonstrations against austerity measures.

Kim Han-sol: 'My father has been killed'

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 05:26
The nephew of North Korea's leader confirms on video that his father has been killed.