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Sep 19, 2020 06:06PM

US Supreme Court: Trump vows to nominate woman as Ginsburg's replacement

The US president says he will announce his nominee to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg next week.

Sep 19, 2020 10:16AM

Belarus protests: Opposition icon, 73, among hundreds detained in Minsk

Nina Bahinskaya had joined a women's march in Minsk as protests against the president continue.

Sep 19, 2020 05:45PM

TikTok: Trump says Oracle deal for video app 'has my blessing'

The president says the bid by Oracle and Walmart would protect the data of TikTok users in the US.

Sep 19, 2020 07:41AM

Thailand protests: Thousands join huge rally demanding reforms

More than 15,000 people join calls for the prime minister's resignation and reform of the monarchy.

Sep 19, 2020 06:07PM

Ricin: Letter containing poison addressed to Trump at White House

The FBI and the Secret Service investigate the letter, intercepted before it reached the White House.

Sep 19, 2020 04:30PM

Emmy Awards 2020: Stars prepare to dial in for virtual ceremony

Nominated actors will have someone waiting outside their home to hand over an award if they win.

Sep 19, 2020 06:42AM

Cyclone Ianos: Two dead as 'medicane' sweeps across Greece

The rare "medicane" storm flooded buildings, toppled trees and triggered landslides in central areas.

Sep 19, 2020 01:53PM

John Turner: Former Canadian prime minister dies at 91

The ex-prime minister, who has died aged 91, famously led his Liberal Party to a big defeat in 1984.

Sep 19, 2020 08:36AM

Ethiopia charges opposition figures with terrorism

The group, who will appear in court on Monday, faces charges related to deadly violence in June.

Sep 19, 2020 04:19PM

Former MI6 man suspected of selling information to undercover Chinese spies

Fraser Cameron calls the claims "ridiculous" and says he has no access to sensitive information.

Sep 19, 2020 10:57AM

Tour de France: Tadej Pogacar poised to win after stunning time-trial ride

Tadej Pogacar is poised to win the Tour de France ahead of strong favourite Primoz Roglic in one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the race's history.

Sep 19, 2020 03:55AM

Rochester shooting: Two dead after mass shooting in New York

The city has been under pressure over the death of Daniel Prude, a black man restrained by police.

Sep 19, 2020 04:16PM

How the oil industry made us doubt climate change

Energy companies stand accused of trying to downplay their contribution to global warming.

Sep 19, 2020 09:28AM

Ruth Bader Ginsburg in pictures and her own words

A look back at some of the justice's greatest quotes on gender equality, law, and being remembered.

Sep 19, 2020 04:34PM

The Indian queens who modelled for the world's first vaccine

The mystery surrounding a 19th Century portrait and its role in one of the first immunisation campaigns.

Sep 19, 2020 04:36PM

Janusz Walus: Why far-right Polish football fans idolise a murderer in South Africa

Janusz Walus killed anti-apartheid leader Chris Hani in 1993, sparking fears of a racial civil war.

Sep 19, 2020 04:34PM

'I still spend so much time on the kids - that needs to change'

Sarah Dahia from Australia takes us through her week during the coronavirus pandemic.

Sep 18, 2020 05:15PM

How many people does it take to oust a political leader?

How big does a protest need to be to topple a political leader? One estimate says 3.5% of the population will nearly always succeed.

Sep 19, 2020 04:01PM

Singapore rolls out Covid tracing tokens

Thousands of devices are being distributed to vulnerable groups such as the elderly.

Sep 18, 2020 07:07PM

Obituary: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg remembered

The Supreme Court justice has died at the age of 87 after undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer.

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