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Rohingya crisis: Are Suu Kyi's Rohingya claims correct?

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:32
Claims by Myanmar's de facto leader are checked by a BBC correspondent who has covered the crisis from both sides of the border.

Winter Olympics 2018: British Bobsleigh to withdraw funding for women's team

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:15
British Bobsleigh is set to withdraw its funding for its women's team, threatening their participation at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Nerf guns can lead to serious eye injuries, doctors warn

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:10
Medics said they had treated patients with internal bleeding around the eye and blurred vision.

German WW1 U-boat found off Belgian coast

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:09
The UB-II type submarine is said to be in good condition and the crew's bodies may still be on board.

Donald Trump to call for more pressure on N Korea in first UN speech

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:38
The US president will also criticise Venezuela, Iran and Islamist militants, officials say.

Paris climate aim 'still achievable'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:25
The ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C is still within reach, a study indicates.

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in US

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:17
The once dominant toy retailer has struggled against larger rivals such as Amazon and Walmart.

Daca: Nancy Pelosi heckled as 'liar' in Dreamers protest

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 15:06
The Democrat is heckled by protesters taking issue with her recent talks with President Trump over immigration.

Rohingya crisis: Suu Kyi does not fear global 'scrutiny'

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:49
In her first comments on the Rohingya Muslims crisis, Myanmar's leader says the violence is over.

NFL: Detroit Lions' Jamal Agnew returns a punt to seal win over New York Giants

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:49
Jamal Agnew produces an outstanding 88 yard punt-return for the Detroit Lions to seal a 24-10 win over the New York Giants.

Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku chant is 'racist' - Kick It Out

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:46
Anti-discrimination group Kick It Out asks Manchester United to stop their fans singing a "racist" chant about Romelu Lukaku.

Elisabeth Moss had a secret message 'to the patriarchy' in her Emmys outfit

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:35
The Handmaid's Tale actress had a hidden message "to the patriarchy" on her shoes.

Rio Ferdinand: Retired footballer to launch pro boxing career

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:31
Former Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand is launching a new career as a professional boxer, two years after retiring from football.

Hurricane Maria: Dominica PM records storm's fury live on Facebook

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:18
Roosevelt Skerrit gave the outside world a glimpse of the terror brought by Hurricane Maria.

Some Auckland petrol stations run out of fuel after burst pipe

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 11:34
Flights have also been cancelled after a damaged pipeline disrupted supplies to the city.

Nigeria's Amina Yuguda wins BBC World News Komla Dumor award

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 10:55
Nigerian journalist Amina Yuguda is the third winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor award.

Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category five storm

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 08:07
The hurricane strengthens to category five and makes landfall with devastating effect.

Integrating migrants via musical theatre in Germany

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 05:47
Refugee teens are performing with Germans in a musical to help them integrate into their new country.

How to make sushi from methane gas

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 05:35
A company has developed a futuristic animal food in a way that is less harmful for the planet.

Food in a fragile world

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 05:34
Helping communities feed themselves during political and environmental instability.

 

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