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La Course 2017: GB's Lizzie Deignan second as Annemiek van Vleuten wins first stage

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:38
Britain's Lizzie Deignan finishes second as Dutch rider Annemiek van Vleuten wins stage one of the two-day La Course by the Tour de France.

Why is India's next president so unknown?

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:34
It's extraordinary so many Indians don't know enough about their new president, said a Dalit writer.

Why Bitcoin risks becoming a victim of its own success

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:08
The Bitcoin community must agree how to tackle a slowdown in transaction times to avoid a schism.

Despacito censored: Malaysia bans 'unsuitable' hit from state stations

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:53
Despacito, the most-streamed song of all time, is banned from state stations over its "sexy" lyrics.

Radiohead defy critics to play Israel

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:35
"A lot was said about this, but in the end we played some music," Thom Yorke told fans in Tel Aviv.

Dali body to be exhumed for DNA test

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:31
The body of Salvador Dali is to be exhumed for DNA test to establish whether he has a daughter.

Nine lifestyle changes can reduce dementia risk, study says

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:21
They include hearing loss, smoking, and not finishing secondary education, a study says.

Australia human history 'rewritten by rock find'

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 14:58
Research shows Aboriginal people entered Australia up to 18,000 years earlier than thought.

French singer Barbara Weldens dies on stage in concert

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 14:40
Barbara Weldens collapses mid-concert with one report suggesting she was electrocuted.

Laptop ban: US lifts restrictions on Saudi Arabian flights

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 14:02
Saudi Arabian Airlines says US authorities have lifted restrictions on laptops in cabins at two airports.

A Kenyan artist imagines what the Maasai people would look like in space

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:55
A Kenyan artist imagines what the Maasai people would look like in space

Trump regrets hiring Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:30
The president says the actions of Jeff Sessions over Russia inquiries were "very unfair" to him.

Slavery series from Game of Thrones creators facing backlash

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:41
Confederate tells the story of an alternate reality where slavery is still legal.

Singapore Airlines reviews nut policy after toddler scare

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:12
A debate is raging after a toddler had an allergic reaction to peanuts served to others on board.

Parrot witness case: Michigan woman guilty of husband's murder

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:59
Glenna Duram shot her husband before attempting suicide in a case apparently witnessed by a parrot.

Donald Trump's son and aides to testify in Senate about Russia

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:46
The three will answer questions about Russia's alleged interference in last year's US election.

Women's Euro 2017: England 6-0 Scotland - highlights

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:37
Jodie Taylor scores a hat-trick as England thrash Scotland 6-0 in their opening Women's Euro 2017 game in Utrecht.

Surfer's close encounter with shark... again

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:14
Mick Fanning was back at the beach where he was attacked by a shark in 2015.

John McCain has brain cancer, his office says

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:05
The 80-year-old US senator may undergo chemotherapy and radiation treatment, a statement says.

Chinese mahjong lovers take to the river to beat the heat

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 08:30
What do you do if it's way too hot but you just can't stay away from your favourite boardgame?

 

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