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Georgia's 'White Ice Cube' building imploded

March 5, 2017 - 9:58am
The iconic sinking landmark in Atlanta, Georgia, has been brought down with a controlled explosion.
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Trump urged to back up claims his phones were tapped by Obama

March 5, 2017 - 9:51am
A Republican senator calls on the president to explain his allegation against his predecessor.
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Adele confirms she is married to Simon Konecki

March 5, 2017 - 9:10am
During a concert in Brisbane, Australia, the singer confirms she has married Simon Konecki.
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Mosul battle: New Iraqi push on IS-held city centre

March 5, 2017 - 8:15am
The offensive resumes against Islamic State after being slowed by bad weather in recent days.
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Pilot of crashed Syrian jet rescued in Turkey

March 5, 2017 - 8:12am
It is unclear why the plane crashed, but an Islamist group says opposition fighters shot it down.
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China cuts growth target to 6.5% this year - Premier Li Keqiang

March 5, 2017 - 2:03am
The world's second biggest economy is a butterfly trying to emerge from a chrysalis, its PM says.
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Philippine army finds body of beheaded German hostage Jurgen Kantner

March 5, 2017 - 1:54am
Jurgen Kantner and his companion had survived abduction by Somali pirates eight years previously.
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South Korea boosts reward for defectors from North to $860,000

March 4, 2017 - 11:48pm
Defectors can expect to receive the sum if they cross the border with intelligence or weapons.
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Mexico opens legal aid centres to fight US deportations

March 4, 2017 - 11:31pm
Migrant defence centres will assist Mexicans facing deportation from the US.
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Fillon France election: Candidate's wife Penelope says she did work

March 4, 2017 - 9:17pm
Francois Fillon's wife insists she did work for her husband as he battles for political survival.
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No bed of roses

March 4, 2017 - 9:12pm
The initiatives aiming to help female flower pickers in Kenya fight sexual harassment and earn higher wages.
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In a man's world

March 4, 2017 - 9:09pm
Dr Homa Amiri Kakar left her job in a remote Afghan province but is returning, wracked with guilt.
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Tails of a correspondent

March 4, 2017 - 9:05pm
The BBC's Andrew Harding on the ups and downs of looking after domestic animals when you're posted around the world.
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The funky van helping Cape Town's traumatised children

March 4, 2017 - 8:04pm
The mobile psychology clinic that is helping traumatised children in a South African township.
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Rival east Libya factions battle for crucial oil ports

March 4, 2017 - 7:02pm
The forces of military strongman Khalifa Haftar say they have lost ground after a militia attacked.
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Somalia drought: More than 100 die from hunger in one region

March 4, 2017 - 6:46pm
Fears of a famine remain high as drought and disease leave more than 100 dead in a single region.
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Trump wire-tapping claims 'simply false' - Obama spokesman

March 4, 2017 - 6:20pm
Barack Obama's spokesman hits back after Donald Trump calls his predecessor a "bad (or sick) guy".
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.