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Mexico earthquake: Girl who captivated the nation never existed

September 22, 2017 - 6:41am
The Mexican Navy apologised on Thursday for conflicting reports about survivors.
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Political stink?

September 22, 2017 - 6:32am
South Africa's Helen Zille made the shock revelation, arguing greasy hair is now a status symbol.
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Hurricane Maria: Woman and children stranded on vessel rescued

September 22, 2017 - 6:30am
A British helicopter lifted a woman and two children from a vessel to safety as Hurricane Maria hit the Caribbean.
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Saipan campaigns for controversial Earhart statue

September 22, 2017 - 5:46am
Doubts surround a Pacific island campaign for a statue of pilot Amelia Earhart.
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Tony Abbott head-butt: 'No same-sex marriage link'

September 22, 2017 - 5:34am
A Hobart DJ accused of head-butting Tony Abbott says it had nothing to do with marriage equality.
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In pictures

September 22, 2017 - 4:51am
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.
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Pacific threat

September 22, 2017 - 4:16am
Pyongyang threatens a nuclear test in the Pacific - how real is this threat and what would it mean?
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'Dotard' Trump?

September 22, 2017 - 3:09am
The 14th Century term has never been so popular after North Korea's leader used it to insult Trump.
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Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises as search for survivors goes on

September 22, 2017 - 2:16am
Rescuers believe survivors could still be found beneath buildings toppled by Tuesday's tremor.
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Donations soar to 'dress day' school

September 21, 2017 - 10:56pm
A politician said asking students to wear a dress for charity was "absurd" but it caused a donations surge.
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Kexit? Iraqi Kurdistan referendum explained

September 21, 2017 - 10:19pm
It's highly controversial, but these Kurds are adamant they will vote for their own state on Monday.
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Mexico quake: Rescuers dig through rubble

September 21, 2017 - 10:17pm
Rescuers are frantically removing rubble - by machinery and by hand - in a race to reach survivors.
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Rohingya refugees: Baby born while fleeing Myanmar

September 21, 2017 - 10:13pm
The Rohingya children from Myanmar born as refugees.
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Deadly fire engulfs Russian hotel

September 21, 2017 - 9:15pm
Two people died when the three star Torn House hotel in Rostov-on-Don caught fire.
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Philippines protesters burn Duterte effigy

September 21, 2017 - 9:10pm
Thousands of protesters demand an end to the war on drugs, and martial law on the island of Mindanao.
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New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

September 21, 2017 - 7:45pm
It will enter clinical trials to prevent and treat the infection next year.
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Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'

September 21, 2017 - 7:44pm
A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.
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Election shift

September 21, 2017 - 7:44pm
Sunday's election could see the first far-right party represented in Germany's parliament since WW2.
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North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

September 21, 2017 - 7:13pm
The US measures will target individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North Korea.
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German election: How young voters are shaking up the election

September 21, 2017 - 6:35pm
"Ignored" by parties, here's how young German voters are mobilising ahead of the federal election.
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