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updated Thu. February 22, 2024

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 16:45:04 GMT
The mother of the Putin critic says Russian authorities are pressuring her to allow a secretive burial.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 15:59:05 GMT
The BBC's Quentin Sommerville joins flights dropping aid into Gaza and flying out civilians.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 06:00:04 GMT
The BBC's Russia Editor reports on a catalogue of drama, bloodshed and tragedy since the war began.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:53:22 GMT
A court in Spain has sentenced Alves, who played for Barcelona and Brazil, to four and a half years.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:59:46 GMT
The case in Alabama stems from a lawsuit brought by three couples whose frozen embryos were lost at a clinic. hospital
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:09:09 GMT
At least 33 people are injured as winds rip through the town of Sumedang in West Java.

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 10:02:15 GMT
This historic move will see John Hlophe removed as the leading judge in Western Cape province.
Wed, 21 Feb 2024 23:01:11 GMT
Satellite images show damage has continued under the Taliban, according to researchers at Chicago University. Afghanistan

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:52:36 GMT
Guinness World Records says it has no evidence that Bobi really lived to the claimed age of 31.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 13:13:44 GMT
Five students are said to have been hurt in an apparent knife attack in Wuppertal, western Germany.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 13:26:08 GMT
South Africans and Ethiopians are among those who will no longer have to pay a $30 fee to enter.
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:45:35 GMT
Thirteen other people were hurt when three attackers shot at vehicles in a traffic jam, police say. gunmen
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 05:55:39 GMT
Tamil Nadu bans the pink sugary treat for containing a carcinogen, while others are planning to do so. cancer
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 05:29:17 GMT
Armed groups controlling the capital for years have struck a deal to quit, after a series of deadly clashes. militias
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 15:27:54 GMT
There was no immediate claim from Yemen's Houthi rebels, who are targeting vessels in the region. missile attack


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