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Are Ireland now World Cup favourites' Schmidt laughs off Hansen claim

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt dismisses New Zealand counterpart Steve Hansen's claim that the Irish are now the world's number one side. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

What happens now to Prince Mohammed bin Salman'

The US is yet to reach a final conclusion on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, officials say, despite reports the CIA believes it was ordered by the Saudi crown prince. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

The streaming wars: Can Disney topple Netflix'

Netflix is the leader in online video. Will Disney's plans check its growth' Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Dream job: 'My 9-to-5 is a US road trip'

Financial adviser Leo Millward has found a way to turn his job into an American road-trip odyssey. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

'Stolen friend': Rapa Nui seek return of moai statue

The huge basalt statue, displayed in the British Museum, was taken from Easter Island 150 years ago. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

The women smashing Ethiopia's glass ceiling

Male dominance in Ethiopia is being challenged with the appointment of women to powerful government posts, writes Hana Zeratsyon. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Palm oil: One woman's fight to save 'the last place on Earth'

Farwiza Farhan on efforts to protect the forests where orangutan, rhinos, elephants and tigers co-exist. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

The women keeping peace... in the deadliest place

The UN wants to recruit more women as peacekeepers. In Mali at present they make up just 3% of a 15,000-strong force. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Olympic Games: Why cities are snubbing the 'greatest show on Earth'

Bids to host the summer and winter Games are falling. Is time up for the 'greatest show on Earth'' Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Shrinking Swiss glacier hosts world's largest postcard

This huge mosaic on the Aletsch Glacier was made from 125,000 drawings, to highlight climate change. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

'Here is an illustrated summary of the news'

He introduced the first news bulletin broadcast on BBC TV. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Your pictures on the theme of 'city life'

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "city life". Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Nigerian special effects makeup artist on creating gore for Nollywood

Meet the special effects makeup artist creating blood and gore for the Nigerian film industry. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Delhi's rickshaw pullers: Toxic air is killing us but we can't quit

Delhi's rickshaw pullers say they don't contribute to air pollution, but are still the worst affected. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

India's first elephant hospital opens

The charity-run centre aims to treat elephants rescued from captivity and injured in accidents. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Harwich WW1 U-boat surrender marked with willow model

More than 160 German U-boats surrendered to Allied forces off the Essex coast in November 1918. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

England seal test series against Sri Lanka

Moeen Ali and Jack Leach bowl England to their first series win in Sri Lanka since 2001 with a 57-run victory in the second Test. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

'Stingray' attack kills Australian man in Tasmania

The 42-year-old man went into cardiac arrest after the attack off Tasmania's coast, police say. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Florida election: Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes to Ron DeSantis

The man hoping to be Florida's first black governor admits defeat after votes are recounted. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18

Jamal Khashoggi: US 'yet to conclude' who was behind the murder

The State Department counters reports the CIA believes the Saudi crown prince ordered the murder. Read More ...
Posted on: 11/18/18



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