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US Democrats grill Pompeo over Iran, coronavirus

2 hours 36 min ago
US secretary of state defends Trump's decision to order the killing of Iran's Solemani in a tense House panel hearing.

Chinese Olympic swimmer Sun Yang handed 8-year doping ban

2 hours 36 min ago
China's Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang has his career ended for breaking anti-doping rules.

NATO urges Russia, Turkey to halt Idlib attacks

2 hours 42 min ago
NATO has held an emergency meeting to discuss the crisis in Idlib.

Libya conflict: Heavy shelling around Tripoli's Mitiga airport

2 hours 52 min ago
Residents are in limbo, fearing for their lives and angry at the UN for not doing more to help.

Tripoli bombardment forces evacuation of patients from hospital

3 hours 4 min ago
Flights also suspended after Mitiga airport, the only functioning airport in Tripoli, was attacked.

The British Somali player who started a club for women of colour

3 hours 4 min ago
Questions about belonging have overshadowed Iqra Ismail's footballing career, so she uses her experience to help others.

Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam takes shape

3 hours 35 min ago
Ethiopia's controversial dam project in progress as talks with Egypt stumble yet again.

Erdogan, Putin discuss Syria as Turkey demands truce in Idlib

4 hours 1 min ago
Both presidents seek to 'normalise situation' as international concern grows over killing of 33 Turkish troops in Idlib.

Berlin film festival: Filmmakers shed light on migrant struggles

4 hours 17 min ago
Migrants' stories of survival jump to the big screen at this year's Berlin Film Festival.

Greece tightens border with Turkey to stop migrants

5 hours 9 min ago
As Syria-Turkey tension intensifies, Greek PM increases border security as 'no illegal entries will be tolerated'.

Mexico confirms first cases of coronavirus

5 hours 37 min ago
The cases are the second and third confirmed cases of the virus in Latin America.

First British coronavirus death reported in Japan

6 hours 3 min ago
The man, as yet unidentified, had been on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship.

S Carolina Democratic primary: Republicans plan 'Operation Chaos'

6 hours 8 min ago
Some conservative activists have set their sights on the candidate they think President Trump could easily defeat.

How 'dark fishing' sails below the radar to plunder the oceans

6 hours 33 min ago
Billions of dollars in illegal and unregulated fish supplies are mixed with legal catches and smuggled into the market.

Argentina football producers face competition from imports

6 hours 35 min ago
Argentina needs about 4 million balls a year; some factories say they could survive by producing 20 percent of that.

'Slightly unwell' Pope Francis postpones all official audiences

6 hours 39 min ago
The Vatican did not specify what the 83-year-old pope is suffering from.

Meet the evangelicals pushing back against Trump

7 hours 17 min ago
Activists are trying to convince fellow believers that President Donald Trump is unworthy of their adulation.

Coronavirus in Latin America: Health officials on alert

7 hours 23 min ago
Not all countries in the region are equally prepared to face an epidemic that seems inevitable.

Coronavirus: Scientists in the US race to find a vaccine

7 hours 33 min ago
US health officials say this is the fastest science has ever moved to develop a vaccine.

Qatar evacuates citizens from Iran over coronavirus fears

7 hours 51 min ago
All Qatari citizens in Iran were brought back to capital Doha on Thursday and will be placed in a 14-day quarantine.