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18 killed, many injured in Nepal bus accident

18 killed, many injured in Nepal bus accident

At least 18 people were killed and many injured on Wednesday after a bus driver has lost control of his vehicle veered off a mountain road in Nepal, according to police.

2019-11-28 13:07:16
Trump signs bills in support of Hong Kong protesters

Trump signs bills in support of Hong Kong protesters

US President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill that supports pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.

2019-11-28 13:03:37
HIV-positive sperm bank opens in New Zealand

HIV-positive sperm bank opens in New Zealand

The world's first sperm bank for HIV-positive donors has launched in New Zealand, aiming to fight stigma surrounding the illness.

2019-11-27 21:27:57
Indian ride-sharing firm Ola to launch in London

Indian ride-sharing firm Ola to launch in London

Indian ride-sharing firm Ola has begun signing up drivers in London ahead of plans to launch services in the capital "in the coming weeks".

2019-11-27 17:23:50
Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

The US will legally designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups, President Donald Trump says.

2019-11-27 14:30:03
India successfully launches earth observation satellites

India successfully launches earth observation satellites

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully injected Cartosat-3, an earth observation satellite, and 13 nanosatellites from US companies in precise orbits on Wednesday, in the first launch after the Chandrayaan-2 mission, and got a pat on its back from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

2019-11-27 14:03:53
Trump invited to attend impeachment hearing or 'stop complaining'

Trump invited to attend impeachment hearing or 'stop complaining'

Congress has invited US President Donald Trump to its first impeachment hearing on 4 December.

2019-11-27 13:54:35
13 French troops killed in helicopter crash in Mali

13 French troops killed in helicopter crash in Mali

Thirteen French soldiers were killed when two helicopters collided during an operation against jihadists in Mali, the French president's office said.

2019-11-26 18:31:50
Grenade attack near Kashmir University, many injured

Grenade attack near Kashmir University, many injured

Several people were injured when a grenade thrown by terrorists exploded near one of the gates of Kashmir University in Srinagar, news agency Press Trust of India reported.

2019-11-26 17:09:30
6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Albania, 6 killed

6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Albania, 6 killed

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit Albania, bringing down buildings and leaving people trapped under rubble.

2019-11-26 16:42:37
Indonesia trials gift of chicks to wean children off of smartphones

Indonesia trials gift of chicks to wean children off of smartphones

Officials in one Indonesian city have hatched a plan to wean children off smartphones – by giving them their own fluffy chicks to raise.

2019-11-26 12:54:33
'Priceless' diamonds stolen in German museum raid

'Priceless' diamonds stolen in German museum raid

Burglars have stolen three diamond jewellery sets from one of Europe's largest treasure collections - the Dresden Green Vault in eastern Germany.

2019-11-25 21:05:44
Greenhouse gas concentrations break records

Greenhouse gas concentrations break records

Atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases once again reached new highs in 2018.

2019-11-25 18:26:51
Australia proves alleged Chinese spy MP plot

Australia proves alleged Chinese spy MP plot

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says allegations of a plot to plant a Chinese spy in Canberra's parliament are "deeply disturbing".

2019-11-25 14:53:04
Michael Bloomberg joins 2020 US presidential race

Michael Bloomberg joins 2020 US presidential race

Billionaire former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has officially announced he is standing to be the Democratic Party presidential nominee.

2019-11-25 12:59:47