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|Israel Gaza conflict: Gazan officials say Sunday was 'deadliest day'
Gazan officials say 42 were killed, as the UN head calls for an end to "utterly appalling" violence.
POSTED MAY 17, 2021 12:01 AM
|Israel Gaza conflict: Homes and buildings destroyed in Sderot and Gaza City
Rocket attacks on Israel and air strikes on Gaza have continued, turning homes on both sides to rubble.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 8:52 PM
|Lockdown rules ease for millions in UK
People must remain cautious, the PM says, as lockdowns ease in England, Wales and most of Scotland.
POSTED MAY 17, 2021 12:32 AM
|India's Covid crisis hits Covax vaccine-sharing scheme
The largest single supplier to the international Covax scheme has made no shipments since March.
POSTED MAY 17, 2021 12:28 AM
|Two killed as seats collapse at synagogue in West Bank
The structure at a partially built synagogue near Jerusalem had been packed for a religious festival.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 7:56 PM
|Houston tiger: Animal missing for a week located
Viral footage posted last week showed the animal roaming around a Houston neighbourhood.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 10:31 PM
|John Kerry: US climate envoy criticised for optimism on clean tech
John Kerry told the BBC technologies that don't yet exist will play a huge role in stabilising the climate.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 1:06 PM
|Covid: Taiwan orders toughest curbs amid infections spike
Cinemas and entertainment venues are shutting down, and limits on public gatherings are tightened.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 2:39 PM
|UK PM condemns 'shameful' anti-Semitism in video
Police arrest four men in connection with a video appearing to show anti-Semitic abuse shouted from a car.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 8:43 PM
|Myanmar military take rebel town of Mindat, Chinland
Anti-military activists in the town armed themselves following protests against the February coup.
POSTED MAY 16, 2021 11:46 AM
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|A card exempted a gay man from serving in Iran's military. It may have cost him his life
Alireza Fazeli-Monfared's future was brutally cut short last week when members of his family allegedly murdered him due to his sexual orientation, according to his partner and a LGBTQ rights group.
POSTED MAY 15, 2021 5:24 PM
|These Uyghurs were locked up by the US in Guantanamo. Now they're being used as an excuse for China's crackdown in Xinjiang
POSTED MAY 15, 2021 11:56 PM
|US condemns 'atrocities' in Tigray after CNN investigation
The US has condemned Eritrea and Ethiopia for coordinating their troops to close off a key aid route to Ethiopia's war-torn Tigray region, following an exclusive CNN investigation published earlier this week that found that Eritrean soldiers were blocking critical humanitarian aid to starving and wounded civilians.
POSTED MAY 15, 2021 9:46 PM
|Prince Harry compares Royal life to 'The Truman Show'
The Duke of Sussex has further disclosed his private life -- his pain growing up in the British Royal Family, how he and Meghan managed to keep their relationship under wraps, as well as his new life -- in an interview with actor Dax Shepard, host of the "Armchair Expert" podcast, in an episode released on May 13.
POSTED MAY 14, 2021 6:18 AM
|People are panic buying homes as prices skyrocket around the world
It wasn't long ago that real estate experts were bracing for the worst.
POSTED MAY 13, 2021 9:14 AM
|After months of hyping bitcoin, Elon Musk says Tesla will stop accepting it
Elon Musk says Tesla is abandoning plans to accept bitcoin as payment for the company's electric vehicles, citing the cryptocurrency's high environmental cost after months of being bullish on it.
POSTED MAY 13, 2021 1:43 PM
|The UK economy still has a huge mountain to climb
The UK economy is coming out of its deep freeze.
POSTED MAY 12, 2021 11:01 AM
|Why Americans are panic buying fuel -- and why you shouldn't
A growing number of gas stations along the East Coast are without fuel as nervous drivers aggressively fill up their tanks following a ransomware attack that shut down the Colonial Pipeline, a critical artery for gasoline.
POSTED MAY 12, 2021 6:50 PM
|India's Covid catastrophe could make global shortages even worse
A terrifying and record-breaking wave of Covid-19 in India threatens to stall the country's economic recovery and send shockwaves through several important global industries.
POSTED MAY 11, 2021 3:07 AM
|US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here's why it matters
If you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.
POSTED SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 4:44 PM
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