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France ‘yellow-vest’ protesters pelt Lyon police van with stones

Anti-government 'yellow-vest' protesters threw stones at a police van in Lyon, France, footage filmed by a riot officer shows.The French Interior Ministry says the...

Japanese men scramble for lucky sticks

Thousands of near-naked men seeking luck have scrambled to find two sacred sticks as part of an ancient Japanese festival.It's thought about 10,000 men...

Colobus monkeys in Kenya ‘threatened by humans’

A conservationist is providing a safe space for colobus monkeys in Diani, a Kenyan coastal region near Mombasa.Nancy Mungania from Colobus Conservation, an NGO,...

Emiliano Sala: Former coach pays tribute to footballer

A former football coach and childhood friend have paid tribute to Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala, whose funeral was held on Saturday.The 28-year-old died...

Bollywood’s first major LGBTQ film

A new Bollywood film, the first to focus on LGBTQ relationships, has been released in India.'How I Felt When I Saw That Girl' is...

Emiliano Sala: Mourners pay tribute to coffin in Argentina

Mourners lined the route and clapped as the coffin of Emiliano Sala was carried in his hometown of Progreso.The wake for the 28-year-old striker...

Ligue du LOL: Secret boys’ club cyber-bullying shakes French media

French media organisations are in turmoil over allegations senior journalists and executives belonged to a secret group that harassed women online. Several journalists have...

ICYMI: Babies, birds and base jumping…

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Vitiligo: Skin condition bought Kenyan friends closer together

Friends Julie Asuju and Wangui Njee talk about their experiences of living with Vitiligo, a long-term condition where pale white patches develop on the...

‘I’d rather have my son than a hero’

Thirty years after Soviet troops pulled out of Afghanistan, the BBC went to meet the mother of a soldier killed in the disastrous war....

Hiker speaks after taking on mountain lion…and winning

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-47261473

Afghan government ‘cannot be sidelined’ in peace talks

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-47253879

Trump set to declare emergency over border wall

The US president is expected to announce the use of emergency powers to pay for a border wall with Mexico.The rarely-used move would enable...

Eagle rescued after huge ice ball grows on its tail

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-47251404

California mudslides: Buildings collapse after severe weather

People in parts of California have been forced to leave their homes after a powerful Pacific storm. In northern California, rain was driven by...

Toxic alcohol kills dozens in northern India

At least 74 people have died after consuming toxic alcohol in northern India, triggering a crackdown on bootleggers by police.The BBC spoke to a...

How ‘Parkland tourism’ led to this floral memorial

Survivor and teacher Ronit Reoven noticed the Parkland shooting turned the faded grey Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School sign into a landmark which attracted...

Seven-year-old ‘Blaze’ may be the fastest in the world

A seven-year-old boy is aiming to one day smash Usain Bolt's 9.58 seconds 100m World Record. Rudolph Ingram from Florida, known as Blaze, shocked...

Trump installs $50,000 golf simulator in the White House

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-47234064

Why this dog was sworn in at court

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