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Mon, 26 Sep 2022 20:00:12 GMT
Reports say people with no military experience, or who are too old or disabled, are being enlisted.
Deadly gun attack at Russian school
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 19:32:02 GMT
At least 17 people - including 11 children - are killed when a gunman opens fire at a school in Izhevsk.
Russia's gas pipeline leaking into Baltic Sea - Denmark
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 20:49:00 GMT
Denmark sets up a banned zone near the Bornholm island, where a Nord Stream 2 leak is reported.
Giorgia Meloni: Italy's far-right wins election and vows to govern for all
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 15:38:31 GMT
Giorgia Meloni is set to lead a right-wing coalition as Italy's first female PM.
Cuba and Florida brace for 'major disaster' hurricane
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:37:08 GMT
Residents are stocking up on groceries, fuel and sandbags as Ian strengthens into a major hurricane.
Edward Snowden granted Russian citizenship
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 17:47:56 GMT
The former US intelligence contractor leaked a vast US intelligence surveillance programme in 2013.
Uganda's Ebola outbreak: Trainee doctors go on strike over safety fears
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 16:03:42 GMT
Trainee nurses, pharmacists and doctors at a Ugandan hospital fear their lives are being put at risk.
Hilaree Nelson: US mountaineer missing after 'skiing into crevasse'
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 21:29:33 GMT
Hilaree Nelson appeared to fall into a 2,000ft gap in the ice descending the world's eighth tallest peak.
Canada to end Covid vaccine travel requirements,make ArriveCan app optional
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 14:58:51 GMT
US vaccine mandate remains in place. Lawmakers have urged Joe Biden to follow in Canada's footsteps.
Sri Lanka power cuts - wrong oil blamed
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 15:47:36 GMT
The head of the country's utilities regulator says poor quality oil led to the shutdown of a power plant.
Bad Bunny turns music video into Puerto Rico doco
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:30:26 GMT
The influential Puerto Rican rapper's latest music video lays bare the US island territory's problems.
Kenya Kiambu building collapse: Rescue efforts under way
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 14:45:16 GMT
Emergency workers pull a child from the rubble in Kiambu county but at least six people have died.
Brazil cost of living: The food delivery riders who can't afford to eat
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:15:24 GMT
Delivery rider Luciano is just one of those going to extreme measures to survive Brazil's cost of living crisis.
Ukraine war: Inside Bakhmut, the battered Donbas city holding off Putin's troops
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 16:23:59 GMT
The battered city is a stumbling block in Russia's plan to take the Donbas, writes the BBC's Orla Guerin.
Hurricanes: Are they getting more violent?
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:17:38 GMT
As Hurricane Ian makes its way through the Caribbean towards the US - we ask if climate change is making these storms more severe?
Lakhimpur: Unanswered questions in India sisters' hanging
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:36:29 GMT
Two sisters were found hanging from a tree recently in India. The BBC pieces together the story of the crime.
People smuggler: I get clients to sign a waiver
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 13:35:54 GMT
A people smuggler lifts the lid on his trade to BBC Panorama's Jane Corbin.
'Africa's Titanic': Remembering Senegal's Joola tragedy
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 23:35:35 GMT
The capsizing of the Joola, a government-owned Senegalese ferry, took more lives than the infamous Titanic.
Mexico's missing students: Where are the key players now?
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 06:16:49 GMT
Eight years after 43 students vanished in Guerrero state, Mexicans are still demanding answers.
Shinzo Abe: Why a state funeral for slain ex-PM is controversial
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 23:26:24 GMT
Opposition to the funeral has been growing in recent weeks, with thousands of Japanese marching against it.
Is Finland's Wood City the future of building?
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 23:05:49 GMT
New public buildings in Finland have to incorporate more wood, which is leading builders to innovate.
Giorgia Meloni pledges to govern 'for all Italians'
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 10:49:52 GMT
The far-right leader claims victory in Italy's general election with her Brothers of Italy party.
Covid: The Chinese artist filming PCR tests inside his mouth
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 23:02:31 GMT
Siyuan Zhuji has compiled close-up footage of himself taking dozens of tests.
Canadian family travel world before children go blind
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 23:00:49 GMT
A Montreal family goes on a global sightseeing tour after three of the children are diagnosed with a genetic condition.
'We demand wages for housework'
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 23:02:06 GMT
In the 1970s, an international campaign demanded that governments recognise the value of unpaid work done in the home, primarily by women.
Award for Elton John after White House performance
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 04:10:10 GMT
US President Joe Biden surprised Sir Elton John by giving him a medal for his contribution to music.
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