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 2019-02-23 10:49 

Al Jazeera

Confessions of a private spy...

I work for a private intel firm. Here is what my life is like....

 2019-02-23 10:49 

Reuters Africa

Fernando, Mendis guide Sri Lanka to historic series win in South Africa...

Oshada Fernando and Kusal Mendis struck unbeaten half-centuries as Sri Lanka claimed a historic eight-wicket win over South Africa in the second and final test at St George...

 2019-02-23 10:47 

News24

WATCH: Thousands rally to end India's rape shame stigma...

Thousands of people attend a rally in the Indian capital to shine a light on victim blaming in rape and sexual assault cases, something campaigners say allows perpetrators to get off scot-free....

 2019-02-23 10:47 

Euronews

Microsoft employees demand military contract be dropped...

"We did not sign up to develop weapons."...

 2019-02-23 10:46 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

At Venezuela border, a deadly showdown over aid...

In recent weeks, it has become clear that the standoff is about much more than food and medicine...

 2019-02-23 10:46 

Euronews

The week that was: 'the measure of a man is what he does with power' View...

We bring you our weekly View round-up of all the hot topics driving debate across Europe and beyond over the last seven days....

 2019-02-23 10:46 

Washington Post

Poland: Statue of priest toppled over abuse claims restored...

Shipyard workers in northern Poland have put back in place the metal statue of a prominent Solidarity-era priest that was toppled on Thursday amid allegations that he sexually abused minors...

 2019-02-23 10:45 

Reuters Africa

Guardiola 'lucky' to be given time at Man City, says Chelsea's Sarri...

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was "lucky" to be given adequate time to adapt to English football and imprint his philosophy on the club before leading them to titles, Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has said....

 2019-02-23 10:43 

Fox News

[ World ]

Poland: Statue of priest toppled over abuse claims restored...

Shipyard workers in northern Poland have put back in place the metal statue of a prominent Solidarity-era priest that protesters toppled amid allegations that he sexually abused minors....

 2019-02-23 10:43 

Reuters Africa

U.S., Russia to find ways to lift travel ban on Taliban leaders for peace talks...

The United States and Russia have agreed to explore options on securing travel waivers for Taliban negotiators to participate in talks to end the war in Afghanistan, the U.S. peace envoy said ahead of a fresh round of peace talks scheduled on Monday....

 2019-02-23 10:39 

CBC

North Korea's Kim begins train journey to Hanoi for summit with Trump...

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un set off by train for Vietnam on Saturday, for his second summit with U.S. President Donald Trump scheduled for next week, Russia's TASS news agency reported....

 2019-02-23 10:38 

AP

Nun to Vatican abuse summit: "This storm will not pass by"...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — A prominent Nigerian nun has blasted the culture of silence in the Catholic Church that has long sought to hide clergy sexual abuse, telling a Vatican summit that transparency......

 2019-02-23 10:31 

Reuters Africa

At Vatican abuse summit, African nun scolds bishops on their errors...

An African nun scolded Roman Catholic bishops on Saturday for many mistakes in handling the sexual abuse crisis, saying the Church had to acknowledge its "mediocrity, hypocrisy and complacency"....

 2019-02-23 10:28 

Deutsche Welle

Karl Lagerfeld cremated in France...

Fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld has been cremated in Nanterre, west of Paris, in a "very private" ceremony. The Hamburg-born designer, who was a brand in his own right, died on Tuesday at the age of 85....

 2019-02-23 10:22 

Euronews

Climate change gives England's winemakers 'harvest of the century'...
 2019-02-23 10:18 

Reuters Africa

At Vatican abuse summit, African nun scolds bishops on their errors...

An African nun scolded Roman Catholic bishops on Saturday for many mistakes in handling the sexual abuse crisis, saying the Church had to acknowledge its "mediocrity, hypocrisy and complacency"....

 2019-02-23 10:15 

Deutsche Welle

German professor defends alcohol project in Brandenburg schools...

"Better Smart than Drunk" seeks to teach school children about alcohol by getting them to drink it and tell supervisors how the feel....

 2019-02-23 10:11 

Breitbart Europe

Macron MP Compares Traditional Marriage Activists to Islamic Terrorists...

An MP belonging to Emmanuel Macron's LREM party has compared members of a pro-traditional marriage movement to Islamist terrorists....

 2019-02-23 10:11 

Reuters Africa

Showdown looms as Venezuela opposition to confront border troops over aid...

Venezuela...

 2019-02-23 09:55 

Washington Post

3 UK Cabinet ministers may break with PM May over Brexit...

Three senior British Cabinet ministers are suggesting they may break with Prime Minister Theresa May and back amendments to delay Brexit unless a deal is agreed to in the next week...

 2019-02-23 09:52 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Hailed To Handcuffed: Putin-Feted Surgeon Accused Of Removing A Billion From The Coffers...

President Vladimir Putin lauded the opportunities his government had created for young people in his state-of-the-nation address on February 20. The same day, in Novosibirsk, a young heart surgeon who won one of those honors in 2018 was arrested, accused ...

 2019-02-23 09:50 

dpa

Deaths in India toxic liquor tragedy jump to 89; 11 detained...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-02-23 09:47 

NBC News

When hair breaks rules: Some black children are getting in trouble for natural hairstyles...

New York's new guidelines against racial discrimination based on hair comes after a viral video of N.J. high school wrestler Andrew Johnson getting his dreadlocks cut at a match....

 2019-02-23 09:43 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Nun to Vatican abuse summit: "This storm will not pass by"...

A prominent Nigerian nun has blasted the culture of silence in the Catholic Church that has long sought to hide clergy sexual abuse, telling a Vatican summit that transparency and an admission of mistakes is needed to restore trust....

 2019-02-23 09:38 

Fox News

[ World ]

Nun to Vatican abuse summit: "This storm will not pass by"...

A prominent Nigerian nun has blasted the culture of silence in the Catholic Church that has long sought to hide clergy sexual abuse, telling a Vatican summit that transparency and an admission of mistakes is needed to restore trust....

 2019-02-23 09:36 

Euronews

Here's who won at France's Csar movie awards...
 2019-02-23 09:34 

Al Jazeera

Vietnam briefly detains Trump and Kim impersonators...

Howard X and Russell White were questioned by police in Hanoi after they spoke to a local TV station....

 2019-02-23 09:29 

Reuters

[ World ]

Fire at government-run airshow in India destroys hundreds of cars...

A fire at an airshow in India destroyed three hundred cars on Saturday, a senior......

 2019-02-23 09:27 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Fake news: Kim and Trump lookalikes draw crowds...

The impersonators were surrounded by reporters and television cameras at the hotel...

 2019-02-23 09:25 

Reuters Africa

Fire at government-run airshow in India destroys hundreds of cars...

A fire at an airshow in India destroyed three hundred cars on Saturday, a senior fire official said, the latest accident to mar the government-run event....

 2019-02-23 09:22 

NBC News

Climate change makes England's vineyards perfect for sparkling wine...

Ideal weather in 2018 prompted the harvest of the century for England's vineyards, highlighting its wine industry boom alongside climate change....

 2019-02-23 09:21 

News24

WATCH: Rival border concerts held for Venezuela...

Government and opposition stage rival events on either side of the border with Colombia....

 2019-02-23 09:20 

dpa

Venezuela opposition to try to deliver aid over border amid stand-off...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-02-23 09:17 

Reuters Africa

South Africa scraps 30-cap eligibility rule...

The South Africa...

 2019-02-23 09:11 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Hijabs & Harassment: How Iran Soured Its 'Sisters' On The Revolution...

Women were out in the streets four decades ago, too, chanting for the demise of the shah. But it became apparent to some of them very early on that their male co-revolutionaries didn't necessarily share their vision for Iranian society....

 2019-02-23 09:08 

The Times of India

Blast in Nepal's capital kills 1, injures 2...

The incident occurred outside the headquarters of Ncell, a telecommunications company mostly owned by Malaysia-based Axiata Group Berhad. According to eyewitnesses, a loud explosion was heard at around 7:55 PM at Nakku in Lalitpur, located in the south-ce...

 2019-02-23 09:02 

Al Jazeera

Venezuela closes Colombia border as aid dispute turns deadly...

Soldiers open fire on villagers near Brazil border, killing two, as Juan Guaido shows up in Colombia ahead of aid push....

 2019-02-23 09:01 

Washington Post

Pakistan FM's letter to UN warns of security deterioration...

Pakistan's foreign minister appeals to the U.N. Security Council to draw attention to Indian threats of force in the wake of the Pulwama suicide bombing that killed more than 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir...

 2019-02-23 09:00 

CBC

India's Kumbh Mela festival features 1st ever transgender congregation...

At the Kumbh Mela festival, the transgender community believes it is reclaiming the lost place in Hinduism for India's "third gender," known as the hijras, worshipped as demi-gods for thousands of years....

 2019-02-23 08:59 

Fox News

[ World ]

Pakistan FM's letter to UN warns of security deterioration...

Pakistan's foreign minister has appealed to the U.N. Security Council to draw attention to Indian threats of force in the wake of the Pulwama suicide bombing that killed more than 40 Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir....

 2019-02-23 08:59 

Deutsche Welle

Donald Trump picks climate change skeptic Kelly Craft for UN post...

Kelly Craft is a substantial donor to the Republican party and is married to a billionaire coal-mining baron. Nikki Haley is due to step down as envoy to the United Nations....

 2019-02-23 08:53 

Breitbart Europe

Free Speech? Student Suspended from University for Calling Halal Slaughter 'Inhumane'...

A British teen claims he was suspended from university for criticising halal slaughter and saying migrants should not be able to use the NHS....

 2019-02-23 08:50 

dpa

Struggling Stuttgart earn 1-1 draw at Werder Bremen...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-02-23 08:50 

dpa

Nigeria votes for president in tight race between two Muslims...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-02-23 08:48 

Reuters Africa

Vietnam arrests two ex-ministers suspected of mismanaging public investment...

Police in Vietnam arrested two former information ministers on Saturday on suspicion of mismanaging public investment, they said on their website....

 2019-02-23 08:46 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

No hosts needed: An Oscars overhaul...

Another newfangled tweak the Academy Awards can consider: the No-Thanks Amendment...

 2019-02-23 08:46 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of sexual abuse...

Three of the victims were allegedly between the ages of 13 and 16 at the time of the incidents...

 2019-02-23 08:43 

Reuters Africa

Bogey-free Johnson grabs two-shot advantage in Mexico...

Dustin Johnson surged to a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Matt Kuchar with a flawless four-under-par 67 in the second round of the WGC-Mexico Championship on Friday....

 2019-02-23 08:35 

AP

Severely ill children left in limbo by Venezuela-US crisis...

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Carlos Acosta thought his prayers had been answered when he was able to fly his son out of Venezuela, where hospitals lack basic supplies, to Spain for a needed bone marrow......

 2019-02-23 08:28 

Al Jazeera

Narratives of Rage and Revenge in India...

Talk of war on the Indian airwaves after a bombing in Kashmir. Plus, journalism and justice in Northern Ireland....

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