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Showbiz whales freed from captivity arrive in Iceland

June 20, 2019 - 2:06am
Two performing beluga whales are freed to live out their days in a secluded Icelandic bay.
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Chris Dawson: Podcast-highlighted suspect pleads not guilty to murder

June 19, 2019 - 11:08pm
Chris Dawson denies killing his wife, Lynette, in Sydney - a case that has drawn global attention.
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Christchurch attack: New Zealand launches gun buy-back scheme

June 19, 2019 - 10:52pm
People have six months to hand over semi-automatic weapons - banned after the Christchurch attacks.
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Faith in ruins: China's vanishing mosques

June 19, 2019 - 7:16pm
The BBC has found new evidence of the increasing control and suppression of Islam in China
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North Korea: Who is sending aid?

June 19, 2019 - 7:13pm
With North Koreans facing severe food shortages, which countries are providing humanitarian aid?
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'I am an Indian army veteran but was called a foreigner'

June 19, 2019 - 7:10pm
An Indian army veteran tells the BBC about his arrest after his citizenship was questioned.
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Xi Jinping in North Korea: Why China's president is visiting Kim now

June 19, 2019 - 7:02pm
As the Trump-Kim nuclear talks stall, China is upping its role in tackling the North Korea impasse.
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Cricket World Cup: England's Chris Woakes on the art of death bowling

June 19, 2019 - 4:28pm
Bowler Chris Woakes explains the attributes required to deliver the final over of a one-day international for England.
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Cricket World Cup: Kane Williamson's majestic 106 sees New Zealand beat South Africa

June 19, 2019 - 3:57pm
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson plays one of the great World Cup innings to steer his side to a tense four-wicket victory over South Africa at Edgbaston.
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Spy satellites reveal extent of Himalayan glacier loss

June 19, 2019 - 2:52pm
The melting of Himalayan glaciers has doubled over the last 40 years, scientists say.
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MH17: Four charged with shooting down plane over Ukraine

June 19, 2019 - 12:45pm
The Malaysia Airlines jet was hit by a missile over Ukraine in July 2014, killing 298 people.
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North Korea drought: South Korea to send 50,000 tonnes of rice

June 19, 2019 - 12:27pm
South Korea is sending 50,000 tonnes of rice to ease chronic food shortages in North Korea.
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'David Warner apologised to my mum'

June 19, 2019 - 10:25am
Injured net bowler Jaykishan Plaha tells BBC Sport that "nice guy" David Warner apologised to his mother after a freak accident.
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Rugby-playing detective tackles intruder

June 19, 2019 - 8:40am
An Australian detective was forced to take action after an unexpected interruption to a press conference.
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Shikhar Dhawan: India opener ruled out of World Cup with fractured thumb

June 19, 2019 - 8:07am
India opener Shikhar Dhawan is ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup with a fractured left thumb.
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Bangladesh and China power plant workers in deadly mass brawl

June 19, 2019 - 5:51am
One Chinese worker died in a mass brawl at a China-funded power plant in the south of Bangladesh.
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HK billionaire to pay $14m in tuition fees for Chinese students

June 19, 2019 - 4:21am
Li Ka-Shing has pledged to pay tuition fees for a group of Chinese students through his foundation.
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MH17 plane crash: Investigators 'expected to name four suspects'

June 19, 2019 - 2:40am
Ukraine says the suspects will be named by the Dutch-led investigation into the 2014 plane downing.
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Sperm donor is child's legal father, Australian court rules

June 19, 2019 - 1:19am
It prevents his child's biological mother and her wife from moving to New Zealand with the girl.
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US-China trade war: Officials to resume talks before G20

June 18, 2019 - 11:21pm
Mr Trump says he will have an "extended meeting" with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 next week.
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