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Zambia bans 'Viagra' energy drink (Mar 21, 2019 13:35)
Some consumers had complained about unwanted side-effects, prompting the authorities to...

Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies (Mar 21, 2019 13:24)
The remains of mountaineers who died on the world's highest peak are being exposed as i...

Texas chemical fire: Residents of Deer Park warned to stay indoors (Mar 21, 2019 13:12)
Eight tanks at the chemical plant caught fire earlier this week.

Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó's chief of staff detained (Mar 21, 2019 12:54)
Intelligence agents have raided the house of the opposition leader's chief of staff, le...

China chemical plant explosion kills six in Yancheng (Mar 21, 2019 12:42)
Another 30 people are injured in the explosion at a fertiliser-making facility in Yanch...

Italy takes a shine to China's New Silk Road (Mar 21, 2019 12:05)
Italy is ready to let Chinese money build its infrastructure - but its allies remain sc...

Dutch populist vote surge costs PM Rutte senate majority (Mar 21, 2019 12:05)
The anti-immigration Forum for Democracy will be the biggest single party in the upper ...

Cyclone Idai: '15,000 people still need to be rescued' (Mar 21, 2019 11:54)
The full devastation caused by Cyclone Idai in the hardest hit nation, Mozambique, is b...

Excellent! Bill and Ted to go on summer adventure (Mar 21, 2019 11:51)
Dudes, it's been 28 years since we last saw the duo on the big screen but now they're b...

Christchurch mosque shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons (Mar 21, 2019 10:35)
PM Jacinda Ardern says gun owners must hand in affected weapons, in a bid to prevent ma...