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Same-sex marriage: Australian senator's tearful speech

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:20
An Australian senator breaks down during emotional same-sex marriage speech.

Is Japanese tattoo art being snuffed out?

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:16
Japan’s tattoo artists fear the loss of centuries of culture after a landmark court case

What Toronto makes of its new 'princess'

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 07:13
Meghan Markle has been living for the last few years in Canada, but public appearances are few and far between.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle from the beginning

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 05:36
The story of Prince Harry and his fiancee, US actor Meghan Markle

Scientists warn Lake Victoria is dying

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 01:26
They blame over-fishing and pollution for severely damaged fish stocks in Africa's largest freshwater lake.

Mt Agung: Is large Bali volcano eruption inevitable?

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 22:41
A volcano expert answers questions about what is happening at Mount Agung on Indonesia's Bali island.

Creating 'vertical villages' in Singapore

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 19:18
In Singapore planners are creating "vertical villages" for people living in high-rise apartments.

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics: Hopes for North Korea's ice skaters

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 19:15
A North Korean ice-skating duo have qualified for the Olympics. Can sport go where diplomacy can't?

Mugabe 'wasn't offered anything' to resign

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 16:39
A resignation mediator says he can't confirm reports that Zimbabwe's ex-leader was given $10m (£7.5m).

Archbishop ends Zimbabwe protest

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 07:09
The Archbishop of York had not worn one for 10 years as a symbolic protest over Robert Mugabe.

Bali's Mount Agung sent a thick plume 4,000m into the sky

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 05:20
Some flights were cancelled after Bali's Mount Agung emitted a thick plume of ash and gas which reached 4,000m (13,100 feet).

The Chinese city of Ningbo is rocked by a deadly blast

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 03:52
A large explosion kills at least two people at an industrial site in the Chinese city of Ningbo.

New Jersey's first Sikh mayor

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 19:55
Ravi Bhalla, Hoboken's new mayor, says cities and states must fight for Americans' rights.

Inside the secretive state of Uzbekistan

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 19:01
The BBC visits the central Asian republic for the first time in over 12 years.

The woman leading amputees to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 19:01
Mona Patel lost her leg after being hit by a drink driver. Now she has set up a foundation that supports other amputees.

Battle of Cambrai: The tanks that changed warfare

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 13:44
Deborah was one of 400 tanks used in the Battle of Cambrai during World War One.

Egypt mosque attack: 'I saw 10 to 20 people with weapons'

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 06:59
Magdy Rezk survived the gun and bomb attack in north Egypt which killed more than 300 people.

Trudeau apology to aboriginal children

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 17:54
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau issues an apology to aboriginal children removed from their families.

Emmerson Mnangagwa: Who is the man known as the ‘crocodile’?

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:58
Emmerson Mnangagwa has achieved a long-held ambition to become Zimbabwe's president. But who is he?

Zimbabwe President Mnangagwa: Mugabe 'a father and mentor'

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 10:53
Zimbabwe's new president paid tribute to his predecessor and promised to rebuild the country.