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After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
Liu Xia, widow of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, arrived in Germany on Tuesday after more than eight years of house arrest. At 4.49pm, the poet and...
Thai cave rescue: Boys lost 2kg but are in 'good condition'
Thai cave rescue: Boys lost 2kg but are in 'good condition'
The 12 boys and their coach who were saved from a cave in northern Thailand are doing well mentally and physically, a Thai health official has...
Turkey jails mine bosses over 2014 disaster that killed 301
Turkey jails mine bosses over 2014 disaster that killed 301
A Turkish court on Wednesday handed jail terms of up to 22 years to five top managers convicted of negligence over Turkey's worst ever mining...
Coach Ek the unlikely stateless hero of Thai cave drama
Coach Ek the unlikely stateless hero of Thai cave drama
Schooled as a monk and now hailed a hero, football coach Ekkapol Chantawong is one of several stateless members of the "Wild Boars", a team whose...
The week Brexit got real: Britain turns pragmatic
The week Brexit got real: Britain turns pragmatic
A week ago, Britain had strict red lines on Brexit, pro-EU lawmakers were "traitors" and the plan for Britain's future ties with the European Union...
Thais rejoice at success of dramatic cave rescue
Thais rejoice at success of dramatic cave rescue
Thailand celebrated the successful mission to free 12 boys and their football coach from a cave on Wednesday, with the nation heaping praise on the...
Trump slams 'captive' Germany at NATO summit
Trump slams 'captive' Germany at NATO summit
US President Donald Trump launched a blistering attack on Germany at the start of a tense NATO summit on Wednesday, accusing Berlin of being...
Britain to fine Facebook over data breach
Britain to fine Facebook over data breach
Britain's data regulator has said it will fine Facebook half a million pounds ($660 000) for failing to protect users' data, in an inquiry into...
Misadventure: How a Thai football team became trapped in a cave
Misadventure: How a Thai football team became trapped in a cave
It all started off as an adventure: Twelve boys — aged between 11 and 16, members of Moo Pa, Wild Boars football team — journeyed to...
All 12 boys and football coach rescued from cave — Thai Navy SEALs
All 12 boys and football coach rescued from cave — Thai Navy SEALs
All 12 boys and their coach who became trapped in a flooded Thai cave more than a fortnight ago have been rescued, the Navy SEALs announced on...
11 out of Thai cave, hopes rise all will survive
11 out of Thai cave, hopes rise all will survive
Three more people were rescued from a flooded Thai cave on Tuesday, officials said, bringing the number saved to 11 and raising hopes...
Trump slams anti-breastfeeding claims
Trump slams anti-breastfeeding claims
The Trump administration has denied claims that it attempted to strongarm government officials from other countries into watering down the World...
India reviews same-sex ban
India reviews same-sex ban
India's top court began reviewing on Tuesday petitions against a colonial-era ban on same-sex relationships, in the latest chapter of a legal...
May clings to power amid Brexit resignation turmoil
May clings to power amid Brexit resignation turmoil
British Prime Minister Theresa May chairs a meeting of her new-look cabinet on Tuesday as she clings to power following the resignation of her...

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