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Ivory Coast's 'Floating Island' points...

Ivory Coast's 'Floating Island' points...

Africa

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Its inventor, Frenchman Eric Becker, says his creation can help greener, more mobile tourism - something...

Breaking Bad sequel movie out on Netflix...

Breaking Bad sequel movie out on Netflix...

Showtime

Sun, Aug 25 2019

El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie will pick up the story after Pinkman escaped the clutches of a neo-Nazi...

UK PM Johnson seeks legal advice on...

UK PM Johnson seeks legal advice on...

Europe

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The legal guidance given in the email is that shutting parliament may well be possible, unless the courts...

Trump dampens Macron optimism on Iran...

Trump dampens Macron optimism on Iran...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

European leaders have struggled to tamp down the brewing confrontation between Iran and the United States...

Qatari envoy says Israel, Hamas committed...

Qatari envoy says Israel, Hamas committed...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Hamas has fought three wars with Israel over the past decade and tensions along the Gaza border are high...

Trump, Abe at odds on North Korea missile...

Trump, Abe at odds on North Korea missile...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The launches have complicated attempts to restart talks between US and North Korean negotiators

Pope calls for global commitment to...

Pope calls for global commitment to...

Europe

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Brazil is the world's largest Catholic country

Britain sends another warship to...

Britain sends another warship to...

Europe

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Britain outraged Iran by seizing one of its tankers - the Grace 1 - on July 4 on suspicion it was carrying...

Expanded South Korean military drills...

Expanded South Korean military drills...

East Asia

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Relations between South Korea and Japan began to deteriorate late last year following a diplomatic row...

KCNA: Kim Jong oversaw test of multiple...

KCNA: Kim Jong oversaw test of multiple...

East Asia

Sun, Aug 25 2019

South Korea's military had said the North launched what appeared to be two short-range ballistic...

Report: Nasa investigating first crime...

Report: Nasa investigating first crime...

North America

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Astronaut Anne McClain, who returned to Earth in June, gained fame for being one of two women picked...

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders open summit...

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders open summit...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

EU leaders piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon...

Reports: Japan, US reach broad agreement...

Reports: Japan, US reach broad agreement...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Both sides agreed that Japan will cut tariffs on US beef and pork to the TPP levels, but will not set...

Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Brazil asks diplomats to fix image as...

Latin America

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Members of the public sent strong messages to Brazilian embassies, regarding the Amazon fire.

Bangladeshi youth killed in Macedonia...

Bangladeshi youth killed in Macedonia...

Nation

Sun, Aug 25 2019

12 other migrants injured, including 2 Bangladeshis

Johnson seeks to push Trump at fractious...

Johnson seeks to push Trump at fractious...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

He urges Trump to remove the "considerable barriers" for UK companies

Hong Kong police turn water cannon on...

Hong Kong police turn water cannon on...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Police used tear gas after some protesters threw Molotov cocktails and bricks and others tore up "smart"...

August 25: What happened this day in...

August 25: What happened this day in...

World

Sun, Aug 25 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

UK consulate staffer returns to Hong...

UK consulate staffer returns to Hong...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 24 2019

In a statement posted on the Twitter-like Weibo, Shenzhen police said Cheng was 'punished with administrative...

Iranian tanker switches destination,...

Iranian tanker switches destination,...

Middle East

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The Adrian Darya, formerly called Grace 1, was released from detention off Gibraltar after a five-week...

Sri Lanka to play limited-overs series...

Sri Lanka to play limited-overs series...

Cricket

Sat, Aug 24 2019

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) agreed to bring forward the limited-overs...