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‘How the Columbine school shooting changed my life’

Twenty years on from the Columbine school shooting, those who survived are still deeply impacted by what happened. Twelve students and a teacher were...

Male synchronised swimmer fighting for gender equality


The Mueller report – in 60 seconds


European parliament given surprise musical performance

As the final session of the current European Parliament wrapped up, a Slovenian MEP took the opportunity to give a musical performance."It is our...

World’s Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top

Kenyan Peter Tabichi, who has been teaching for 12 years, was recently named the best teacher in the world.The science teacher and Franciscan friar...

Once destroyed by the Taliban, the Buddha statues live again

When the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan in 1996, they imposed an extremist version of Islamic law across the country. They tried to erase...

Five numbers that explain US border crisis

As the number of migrant arrivals at the US southern border increases, the Trump administration has taken measures with an aim to deter the...

Windrush scandal: One year on

It’s been a year and a half since Paulette Wilson was sent to a detention centre and threatened with deportation to Jamaica. She came...

Michelle Obama on Notre-Dame fire: ‘You have been through worse’

Michelle Obama was on an dinner cruise along the Seine River in Paris when the Notre Dame Cathedral caught fire on Monday night.She shared...

BTS: ‘We failed and tried again’


Indonesia election: Horses, boats and planes get ballot boxes to remote villages


‘I was playing at mass when the fire broke’


The robot that tidies up bedrooms

It's a simple job for a human, but surprisingly tricky for a robot. A company in Japan is trying to teach a pair of...

‘Assange smeared faeces in Ecuador embassy,’ says president

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno has told the BBC why his government decided to revoke Julian Assange's asylum.The Wikileaks co-founder was arrested in London on...

There’s a reason this court is run by women

Sex workers who come before this all-female court in New York City are being treated differently from workers in other parts of the US.The...

Marine crawls to finish Boston Marathon for fallen comrades


The history of plastic in the sea

A metal box that has been dragged around the ocean since 1931 has accidentally created a record of the entire history of ocean plastic....

Notre-Dame cathedral: First look inside fire-damaged building


Ilhan Omar: Rival rallies for Trump and congresswoman


Notre-Dame structure ‘saved’ after huge fire


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