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 2019-11-17 06:15 

Deutsche Welle

Sri Lanka election: Opposition candidate Rajapaksa claims victory...

Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who led the government's takedown of the Tamil Tigers a decade ago, has claimed victory in the country's presidential election. Despite outbursts of violence, election turnout was at a record high....

 2019-11-17 06:10 

Al Jazeera

Sri Lanka vote: Rajapaksa wins presidency as Premadasa concedes...

Ruling party candidate Sajith Premadasa congratulates his main rival for win in hard-fought election....

 2019-11-17 06:09 

News24

UK's Prince Andrew denies having sex with Epstein accuser in sensational TV interview...

Britain's Prince Andrew has "categorically" denied having sex with an alleged teen victim of disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein....

 2019-11-17 06:00 

Sky News

At least seven killed in gas explosion in Bangladesh...

At least seven people have been killed after a gas pipeline exploded in the Bangladeshi port city of Chittagong....

 2019-11-17 05:51 

RTHK News

Tsai Ing-wen announces running mate...

Taiwan's president, Tsai Ing-wen, has announced that a former premier William Lai will be her running mate in next year's presidential election. She m......

 2019-11-17 05:37 

RTHK News

Leaked Xinjiang papers appear in New York Times...

A rare and huge leak of Chinese government documents has shed new light on a security crackdown on Muslims in China's Xinjiang region, where President......

 2019-11-17 05:35 

CBC

U.S., South Korea postpone military drills to bolster peace effort with North Korea...

The United States and South Korea announced on Sunday they will postpone military drills scheduled for later this month in an effort to bolster a stalled peace push with North Korea, which criticized the joint military air exercise as provocative....

 2019-11-17 05:16 

Deutsche Welle

Violence erupts at Hong Kong university...

Fresh clashes have broken out at a besieged Hong Kong university where anti-government protesters have been camping out for the past several days. The site has turned into a key battleground....

 2019-11-17 04:54 

Deutsche Welle

Global Highway: 150 years of the Suez Canal...

The Suez Canal was opened 150 years ago. Ever since, Egyptians have had great expectations of the international waterway — it generates significant income, but it also plays a larger role as a national symbol....

 2019-11-17 04:51 

Sky News

Meet the koalas lucky to be alive after devastating bushfires...

Over the edge of a little knitted pouch, two bright eyes peer out....

 2019-11-17 04:38 

Deutsche Welle

Belarus holds parliamentary polls as Lukashenko balances Russia and the West...

Belarusian elections are being watched to see how much leeway authoritarian President Lukashenko gives to opposition candidates. Belarus has sought to balance close ties with Russia and a nascent opening to the West....

 2019-11-17 04:21 

CBC

Hong Kong sees renewed clashes at besieged university campus...

Police fired tear gas Sunday at protesters holding out at Hong Kong Polytechnic University as overnight clashes resumed in the morning....

 2019-11-17 04:06 

Euronews

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins re-election in blow to Trump...

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards wins re-election in blow to Trump...

 2019-11-17 03:47 

CNN

[ Health ]

For heart disease, meds may work as well as invasive surgery, major trial shows...

High-risk patients with stable heart disease may fare just as well on medications alone, versus having invasive heart operations such as stents and bypass surgeries, according to a major trial. The results were presented Saturday at the American Heart Ass...

 2019-11-17 02:12 

CBS News

[ World ]

Prince Andrew denies claims of Epstein accuser Virginia Roberts Giuffre in rare interview...

Prince Andrew disputed the authenticity of a photo showing him and the accuser...

 2019-11-17 02:10 

Deutsche Welle

Teachers for Russia brings modern education to rural schools...

For many schoolchildren in rural Russia, access to quality education can be challenging. Now, top-tier Russian university graduates are moving to the countryside to become teachers in undeserved communities....

 2019-11-17 01:39 

Euronews

Pete Buttigieg tops new Iowa poll...

Pete Buttigieg tops new Iowa poll...

 2019-11-17 01:23 

CNN

[ Health ]

Midwives, doulas could benefit births -- but not all women have access...

A growing body of research suggests that using midwife or doula support throughout pregnancy and during childbirth can bring health benefits, but not many women have access due to differing state laws in how midwives are recognized and what insurance can ...

 2019-11-17 01:22 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

'This is about protecting life': Bandt defends Greens attacks in wake of bushfires...

Senior Greens MP Adam Bandt defends his colleague Jordon Steele-John for describing other senators as "arsonists" as bushfires rage along Australia's east coast....

 2019-11-17 00:49 

Fox News

[ World ]

At least 1 dead in Iran protests over gas prices...

At least one person was killed in the central Iran city of Sirjan Saturday amid violent protests following the theocratic government's announcement that it would raise gas prices by 50 percent to fund handouts for the country's poor....

 2019-11-17 00:45 

Sky News

Jailhouse Rap: Kanye West performs for tearful prison inmates...

Never mind dancing to the jailhouse rock, Kanye West moved some inmates to tears during a surprise show at a prison in Texas....

 2019-11-17 00:39 

RTHK News

Sun Yang defends dope test refusal...

One of China's biggest Olympic stars fought on Friday for his right to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Games during a rare public hearing that turned combat......

 2019-11-17 00:32 

RTHK News

Australia parliamentarian denied entry to China...

Australia's parliamentary intelligence committee head, who has previously criticised Beijing, said he had been blocked from entering China due to his......

 2019-11-17 00:31 

NBC News

3 children, 2 adults die after shooting inside San Diego home, police say...

Five people, including three children, died after a shooting inside a San Diego home. An 11-year-old who was also shot was in surgery, police said....

 2019-11-17 00:29 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Barack Obama issues warning to Democratic presidential hopefuls...

Former US president Barack Obama cautions the Democratic field of presidential candidates against veering too far to the left, warning they risk alienating the "average American" in the fight to oust President Donald Trump....

 2019-11-17 00:27 

RTHK News

Taipei recognition at centre of Marshalls vote...

The Marshall Islands vote in a general election Monday that could fan the flames of United States-China competition for strategic advantage in the Pac......

 2019-11-17 00:10 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Nearly 500 NSW homes lost to bushfires as crews scramble to build containment lines...

The NSW Rural Fire Service says 476 homes have been lost since the start of the bushfire season, with crews using milder weather today to strengthen containment lines ahead of a return of dangerous conditions on Tuesday....

 2019-11-16 23:37 

Euronews

UK PM Boris Johnson says all Conservative candidates back his Brexit deal...
 2019-11-16 23:37 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

A sprinkle of wattleseed and a dash of desert lime — how bush tucker is going global...

Australia is famous for lamingtons and the beloved meat pie, but researchers want to transform our traditional cuisine to include native bush foods like Illawarra plums, pindan walnuts and wattleseed....

 2019-11-16 23:26 

Deutsche Welle

Clashes erupt in Bonn after nearby neo-Nazi rally...

Police in Bonn shut down the city's main train station temporarily after a massive brawl broke out between rival protesters. The violence followed a neo-Nazi rally and large counterdemonstration in the town of Remagen....

 2019-11-16 23:20 

Euronews

Prince Andrew addresses photo of him with Jeffrey Epstein accuser in BBC Interview...

Prince Andrew addresses photo of him with Jeffrey Epstein accuser in BBC Interview...

 2019-11-16 23:20 

NBC News

Prince Andrew addresses photo of him with Jeffrey Epstein accuser in BBC Interview...

Prince Andrew addresses photo of him with Jeffrey Epstein accuser in BBC Interview...

 2019-11-16 22:59 

Euronews

Spain's top women footballers go on strike over pay dispute...

The two-day strike action resulted in the cancellation of eight matches scheduled to take place over the weekend....

 2019-11-16 22:45 

CBC

White House budget official tells impeachment probe about holdup of Ukraine military...

A White House budget official testified Saturday in a closed-door session of the Donald Trump impeachment inquiry in Washington, D.C., about the holdup of military aid to Ukraine. The public portion of the probe continues next week....

 2019-11-16 22:42 

Deutsche Welle

The 'Three Gs' emerge as Germany take step forward...

After months of slow development, Germany finally took a visible step forward. While they met their expectations against Belarus, it was the emergence of Ginter, Goretzka and Gndogan that impressed the most....

 2019-11-16 22:29 

Euronews

Sri Lanka votes for a new president...

Voting for Sri Lanka's new president is marked by an attack on buses carrying Muslims to voting stations....

 2019-11-16 22:28 

CNN

[ Health ]

Don't tell 'Lucy,' but modern-day apes may be smarter than our evolutionary ancestors, scientists say...

A new study used a new method to evaluate the cognitive abilities of species -- and by doing so, it stumbled across a surprising finding....

 2019-11-16 22:27 

CBC

WADA at 20: As anti-doping agency weighs new sanctions against Russia, scandal still looms large...

As the World Anti-Doping Agency marked its 20th anniversary last week, there were warnings that the coming days will be critical to the future of the international body meant to safeguard clean sport for the world's athletes....

 2019-11-16 22:16 

Deutsche Welle

Finland's football fairytale sparks revolution...

For the first time in the nation's history, Finland's national football team have qualified for a major tournament. The euphoria is limitless and the hopes of a bright future are huge, writes DW's Thomas Klein....

 2019-11-16 22:02 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Federer believes 'big three' face toughest challenge yet as young guns earn their spurs...

Tennis' "big three" will end the season on top of the world rankings, but Roger Federer predicts an imminent changing of the guard after being defeated by Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets at the ATP Finals....

 2019-11-16 21:54 

CNN

Who is Prince Andrew? The Queen's 'favorite' child embroiled in scandal...

Prince Andrew had it all. He is -- reportedly -- the Queen's favorite son. A decorated war hero. A playboy prince once desired by many....

 2019-11-16 21:54 

Al Jazeera

Lebanon's Safadi withdraws PM candidacy: Report...

Former finance minister releases statement, withdrawing candidacy to be Lebanon's next prime minister, reports said....

 2019-11-16 21:54 

Deutsche Welle

Germany book place at Euro 2020 after Belarus rout...

Toni Kroos struck twice as Germany qualified for the European Championship with a 4-0 win over Belarus. Die Mannschaft's qualification was confirmed after Northern Ireland failed to beat the Netherlands in Belfast....

 2019-11-16 21:53 

Deutsche Welle

Germany vs. Belarus: Player ratings...

Germany were dominant from the first whistle and comfortably saw off the challenge of Belarus to qualify for EURO 2020. Matthias Ginter and Toni Kroos stole the show, but how did the rest of Joachim Lw's charges fare?...

 2019-11-16 21:51 

Euronews

'Non' to Dry January in France, says President Emmanuel Macron...

'Non' to Dry January in France, says President Emmanuel Macron...

 2019-11-16 21:51 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Chinese soldiers don shorts and T-shirts to clean up Hong Kong's streets...

China's People's Liberation Army soldiers appear in shorts and T-shirts in Hong Kong streets, helping residents clean up debris after another week of violent anti-government protests, in a rare and highly symbolic troop movement unsolicited by the...

 2019-11-16 21:46 

Al Jazeera

Catalan leader Quim Torra: 'Independence of Catalonia will come'...

President of the regional government of Catalonia debates Spain's recent election and violent pro-independence protests....

 2019-11-16 21:35 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Donald Trump undergoes part of his physical months ahead of schedule...

The president made an unannounced stop at Walter Reed Army Hospital to have portions of his physical done before his 2020 schedule fills up...

 2019-11-16 21:14 

CNN

2,500 police deployed to temple at the center of gender dispute...

Thousands of police have been deployed in the southern Indian state of Kerala as a centuries-old temple at the center of an ongoing, and sometimes violent, gender dispute prepares to open its doors for the annual pilgrimage season....

 2019-11-16 21:02 

Deutsche Welle

Venezuela: Thousands take to the streets of Caracas for rival protests...

Thousands of Guaido supporters have protested in the capital in the latest attempt to overthrow Maduro from power. However, Venezuela's armed forces remain loyal to the socialist ruler....

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