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Senators threaten to block healthcare 'skinny repeal' bill

35 min 10 sec ago
The three Republicans are seeking a guarantee that the measure will be debated further.

Hey you!

1 hour 18 min ago
Millions of Indian women have never used their husband's name - it's a way of showing respect for him. But campaigners are now urging some of them to change their ways.

Russia sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote

1 hour 21 min ago
The bill imposes new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea, despite White House objections.

'More than 40' killed in battle with Boko Haram in Nigeria

1 hour 44 min ago
They were killed during an operation to free a group abducted by Boko Haram, the army says.

Venezuela crisis: Bans on protests that 'disturb' election

3 hours 6 min ago
Demonstrations that could "disturb or affect" Sunday's controversial vote are outlawed.

Iran carries out 'successful' satellite launch

3 hours 12 min ago
The US criticises the launch from a new space centre, describing it as a provocative action.

Yemen crisis: BBC gains rare access

3 hours 53 min ago
The BBC witnesses the hidden reality inside the war-torn country.

Yemen's agony

4 hours 37 min ago
The BBC's Orla Guerin sees the suffering of cholera and malnutrition victims in Yemen's civil war.

Signal may be from first 'exomoon'

5 hours 13 min ago
Astronomers have discovered an object that could be the first known moon located beyond the Solar System.

Boy Scouts apologise for Trump remarks

5 hours 30 min ago
The president had encouraged the Scouts to boo Barack Obama as he touted his political agenda.

Istanbul hailstorm causes floods and damage

6 hours 19 min ago
Hailstones and heavy rain have battered the Turkish city.

Syria war: US says coalition partners must only fight IS

6 hours 22 min ago
Opposition allies have been told they must not fight against Bashar al-Assad's government forces.

'Holy hell to pay' if Sessions fired

7 hours 34 min ago
Senator Lindsey Graham also says going after special counsel Robert Muller could be the end for Trump.

Jordan's King Abdullah calls for Israel trial over embassy deaths

7 hours 48 min ago
King Abdullah says the Israeli PM's praise for a guard who shot two Jordanians is "provocative".

Ohio fair ride accident: 'People came flying out'

7 hours 51 min ago
One person was killed and several injured in the accident at Ohio's State Fair.

Transgender ban: No policy change for now, says top general

8 hours 10 min ago
The US top general says President Trump needs to issue guidance before any changes come into effect.

Porsche to recall 22,000 cars over emissions software

8 hours 21 min ago
Germany's transport minister orders move to remove what he says is illegal emissions-controlling software.

James Corden sings response to Donald Trump's trans military ban

8 hours 49 min ago
The late night chat show host sung L-G-B-T to the tune of L-O-V-E as he called out the president on his military trans ban

Aleppo zoo animals rescued and taken to Turkey

9 hours 4 min ago
The animals, including bears, lions and tigers, are now having treatment before finding new homes.

Southern France wildfires contained

9 hours 24 min ago
But gusts of wind still threaten to fuel blazes near the Cote d'Azur, officials warn.


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