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    Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within two years'
    Rohingya deal aims to repatriate refugees 'within two years'
    Myanmar and Bangladesh have agreed to repatriate Rohingya displaced by an army crackdown within two years, Dhaka said Tuesday, the first concrete...
    Key moments in year one of the Trump presidency
    Key moments in year one of the Trump presidency
    Here is a look at several key moments in the first year of Donald Trump's turbulent presidency:
     Officials: Inbound missile warning to Hawaii a 'false alarm'
    Officials: Inbound missile warning to Hawaii a 'false alarm'
    Social media ignited Saturday after apparent screenshots of cell phone emergency alerts warning of a "ballistic missile threat inbound to Hawaii"...
    Robo-cases to roll travellers into the future
    Robo-cases to roll travellers into the future
    Self-driving cars may take a while to arrive, but the self-driving suitcase is here now.
    Equatorial Guinea: Attempted coup hatched 'on French soil'
    Equatorial Guinea: Attempted coup hatched 'on French soil'
    Equatorial Guinea said Wednesday that an attempted coup against its government was organised in France, amplifying charges that an exile living in...
    Mugabe ousted by 'military coup' claims exiled Jonathan Moyo
    Mugabe ousted by 'military coup' claims exiled Jonathan Moyo
    Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe was ousted by a "military coup" that forced his resignation, former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo said...
    Son of Angola's ex-president sacked from national investment fund
    Son of Angola's ex-president sacked from national investment fund
    Angolan President Joao Lourenco removed the son of his predecessor Jose Eduardo dos Santos from the top job at the oil-rich country's sovereign...
    Nadal beaten in Melbourne but injured knee 'fine'
    Nadal beaten in Melbourne but injured knee 'fine'
    World number one Rafael Nadal lost his first match of the year 6-4, 7-5 to Richard Gasquet at the Kooyong Classic on Tuesday, but said he was happy...
    Divided over Brexit, Northern Ireland marks year with no government
    Divided over Brexit, Northern Ireland marks year with no government
    Racked by tensions over Brexit, Northern Ireland is now on the brink of direct rule by civil servants in London after the province's semi-autonomous government collapsed a year ago on Tuesday....
    Samsung tips record Q4 operating profit of more than $14-billion
    Samsung tips record Q4 operating profit of more than $14-billion
    South Korean telecom giant Samsung Electronics expects to post a record operating profit...
    Netanyahu's son under fire after 'strip club' tape
    Netanyahu's son under fire after 'strip club' tape
    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's son has been caught on tape seemingly drunk...
    BBC China editor quits in equal pay protest
    BBC China editor quits in equal pay protest
    BBC journalist Carrie Gracie announced Monday she had quit her post as China editor in protest at an "indefensible pay gap" at the British...