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Taiwan: Are the US and China heading to war over the island?

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 21:23
The two superpowers have escalated their rhetoric in recent weeks - is a conflict on the horizon?

Timed Teaser: Which team is Ed Sheeran backing again?

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 21:22
Test your knowledge of the news these last few days - 10 questions, 10 seconds each. Go!

Why US inflation is higher than elsewhere

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 20:36
A surge in government spending drove US inflation to the highest of advanced economies last year.

Writing a book in a day to get more kids reading

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 20:30
South African charity Book Dash is creating children's books in super-fast time.

Could flat tyres soon be a thing of the past?

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 20:18
Airless tyres that do not puncture are getting close to market but some remain sceptical about them.

Team who escaped Taliban fight for their football future

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 20:01
Fati and her Afghanistan team-mates had to "fight to survive" as they escaped from the Taliban. Now they face an uncertain future.

Ukraine war: Every bridge leading to key city Severodonetsk destroyed

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 18:14
Severodonetsk is now effectively cut off from the rest of the country, the local governor says.

Lysychansk: Russia erasing history in Ukraine's 'dead city'

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 18:00
The fabric of Lysychansk is being destroyed by intense Russian bombardment, writes Orla Guerin.

Ukraine war: Russia earns $97bn on energy exports since invasion

Mon, 06/13/2022 - 12:02
A report warns of potential loopholes in efforts to limit use of Russian oil and gas.

Western leaders unite a month into Russian war

Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:31
President Joe Biden joins leaders of Nato, the EU and G7 in response to the invasion of Ukraine.

Ashleigh Barty: Retiring tennis champion says 'wait and see' on her plans

Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:02
World number one Ashleigh Barty hints of plans but says "wait and see", after her shock retirement.

Prince William shares 'profound sorrow' over slavery in Jamaica speech

Thu, 03/24/2022 - 01:01
The Duke of Cambridge condemns the slave trade, saying it "forever stains" the UK's history.

China plane crash: Human remains found amid wreckage

Thu, 03/24/2022 - 00:54
The China Eastern plane was carrying 132 people, and there has been no sign of survivors so far.

Goldman Sachs boss David Solomon set to DJ Lollapalooza

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 22:26
US investment banker David Solomon will play Lollapalooza in Chicago alongside acts like Metallica.

Zelensky: How Ukraine's president uses addresses to set his agenda

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:18
In 10 parliaments over two weeks Ukraine's leader has used shame and national trauma to set a global agenda.

The Ukrainian refugee who loves to laugh at school in Poland

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:09
Ten-year-old Yana started school in Poland three weeks ago, after fleeing the war in Ukraine.

Oscars 2022: Writing with Fire puts spotlight on India's underdogs

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:07
Writing with Fire - the extraordinary story of a rural women-led news outlet - is vying for an Academy Award.

Zimbabwe by-elections: New party, same fears of dirty tricks

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:06
A host of by-elections present a key test for the new opposition and the country's democratic credentials.

Ukraine war: Destruction of cities shown from above

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:06
In the month since Russia's military invaded, it has laid waste to cities across Ukraine.

Oscars 2022: Which film might be named fan favourite?

Wed, 03/23/2022 - 21:04
Cinderella, Minamata and Sing 2 might not be nominated, but they could be named "fan favourite".