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Trump 'signs off' on deal to pause US-China trade war (Dec 13, 2019 01:56)
Asia stocks rose after the two sides reportedly reached a deal days before new tariffs ...

Lebanon electricity crisis: Stealing power to survive (Dec 13, 2019 00:22)
Protesters in Lebanon say its electricity crisis reflects everything that is wrong with...

Pengsoo: The rude giant penguin that S Korea fell in love with (Dec 13, 2019 00:21)
He was meant to be a children's character, but he's now gained a huge fan base amongst ...

Spain in drive to get women into special forces (Dec 13, 2019 00:21)
More women are needed to help combat terrorism and insurgents, Spain's defence minister...

Myanmar: Rohingya refugee recalls 'horrific' mass killings (Dec 13, 2019 00:08)
Rohingya refugee Hasina Begun says Myanmar troops set her village alight and opened fir...

Las Tesis feminist protest song of Chile goes global (Dec 13, 2019 00:05)
The song "The rapist is you" was created by the Chilean feminist collective Las Tesis.

Making art from rubbish (Dec 13, 2019 00:01)
Andriy Pilat makes art from discarded plastic rubbish in the Ukrainian city of Chernivtsi.

White Island volcano: New Zealand troops airlift six bodies off island (Dec 12, 2019 23:03)
An operation to recover the bodies of eight people killed on White Island began despite...

Trump impeachment: US House judiciary panel to vote (Dec 12, 2019 22:41)
The judiciary committee debates two charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

The place where dead eagles are given a new life (Dec 12, 2019 21:35)
Colorado's National Eagle Repository is the only one of its kind in the world.