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Austin Eubanks: Columbine school shooting survivor found dead

Austin Eubanks, who became an advocate for fighting addiction, died at his Colorado home aged 37.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 6:56 pm


Egypt explosion: Tourists on bus injured near Giza pyramids

At least 16 people are hurt near the Grand Egyptian Museum, South African tourists among them.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 4:36 pm


Republican Justin Amash calls for Trump impeachment

Justin Amash is the first Republican congressman to call for the impeachment of the president.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 4:06 pm


India election 2019: Exit polls suggest Narendra Modi back as PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party is seen on course to win the general election.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 3:33 pm


Switzerland gun control: Voters back EU regulations

A referendum backs new gun restrictions, helping Switzerland avoid conflict with the European Union.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 3:22 pm


Dutee Chand becomes first openly gay Indian athlete

Dutee Chand says she was encouraged to speak out after India decriminalised gay sex in 2018.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 12:31 pm


Australian betting company pays out for wrong result

Australia's Sportsbet handed out A$1m to those betting on a Labor win, two days before the vote.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 12:22 pm


Sudan crisis: Arrests over protesters' killings

The suspects have confessed to shooting at least five pro-democracy activists, the military says.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 12:14 pm


Austria chancellor calls for snap election after corruption scandal

Chancellor Sebastian Kurz calls a snap poll after his far-right deputy quits over a major scandal.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 11:45 am


2019 Australia election: Morrison's coalition seeking shock majority

Conservative Scott Morrison revels in his "miracle" re-election as he nears a majority government.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 11:31 am


Trump breaks silence amid Alabama abortion ban row

He outlined "strongly pro-life" views on abortion, amid a row over strict new laws passed in several states.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 9:54 am


Bodies of 'twins' found in clean-up of Kenya river

Officials believe they were dumped in a river in Nairobi after an illegal abortion was carried out.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 9:12 am


Eurovision 2019: The contest highlights from start to finish

The contest's highlights - from singing in the shower and bendy poles to the Netherlands' triumph.

Published on 19 May 2019 | 12:48 am


Climate change: One man's fight to save a California tree

Cody tried to replant a San Diego forest destroyed by wildfire but climate change is making it hard.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 11:57 pm


The Brazilian street artist who brings history to graffiti

Eduardo Kobra is a Brazilian street artist known for colourful historical figures and places.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 11:43 pm


Argentine abortion campaigners take to Cannes red carpet

Activists and the film crew of Que Sea Ley documentary wore green and chanted "solidarity" in a pro-choice protest.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 11:38 pm


European elections 2019: Political climate may boost Greens

The environment is a hot topic in Europe now - so can Green parties turn that into more votes?

Published on 18 May 2019 | 11:38 pm


Clashes as ultra-orthodox Jews protest against Eurovision

Ultra-orthodox Jews in Jerusalem are angry that the contest was scheduled on the Jewish Sabbath.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 9:38 pm


The Iraqi orphan: Finding mum after 30 years

Amar was brought to the UK following a napalm attack - for three decades he thought his mother was dead.

Published on 18 May 2019 | 10:23 am


Huawei: Which countries are blocking its 5G technology?

Huawei is facing opposition to its 5G expansion from the US - but which other countries allow it to operate?

Published on 17 May 2019 | 11:36 pm


Why Ukraine has become ensnared in US collusion claims

A Kiev prosecutor revives allegations that Ukraine worked with Democrats to damage the Trump campaign.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 11:35 pm


The Google city that has angered Toronto

Canada is not Google's lab rat, say those protesting against plans to build a smart city in Toronto.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 11:30 pm


Alabama abortion ban: Should men have a say in the debate?

Many of the US states passing abortion bans have male-majority legislatures - does that matter?

Published on 17 May 2019 | 11:28 pm


Sri Lanka's war 10 years on: Finding Father Francis

The priest boarded military buses with 360 people at the end of Sri Lanka's civil war - they were never seen again.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 11:01 pm


European elections 2019: Why adults are giving kids their vote

Climate-conscious adults are allowing children to cast their ballots at the 2019 European election.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 7:57 pm


The farmer who cut off his own leg with a pocketknife

When Kurtis Kaser's leg got trapped he did not have a phone to call for help - but he did have a knife.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 5:39 pm


Yekaterinburg church protests: Putin calls for public vote

The Russian president says plans for a church on green space in Yekaterinburg should be put to a public vote.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 3:21 pm


The weird, wild politics of Queensland

Disappointed voters and small parties - some with extremist views - could disrupt the Queensland poll.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 10:50 am


I M Pei's iconic buildings across the globe

His works range from the famous Louvre Museum pyramid in Paris, to Hong Kong's Bank of China Tower.

Published on 17 May 2019 | 5:24 am


The secretive Kaka'i of Iraq are finally speaking out

The secretive Kaka'i religious minority fear for their lives – and they’re finally speaking out about it

Published on 16 May 2019 | 11:24 pm


Bob Hawke: The rambunctious rogue who led Australia

The death of beloved former PM Bob Hawke feels especially poignant ahead of Saturday's election.

Published on 16 May 2019 | 10:45 pm








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