Yemen war: Firing in Hudaydah raises fears for new truce

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Children displaced by recent fighting in the port city Fighting has resumed on the fringes of Yemen’s port city of Hudaydah, according to residents, raising

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Who is shining a torch for women today?

The general election of 14 December 1918 saw the first votes cast by women in the UK. It was also the first time that women were eligible to stand for

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Brexit: EU says no to May on renegotiating deal

Image copyright AFP European Union leaders have said the Brexit withdrawal agreement is “not open for renegotiation”, despite appeals from Theresa May. She wanted legal assurances on the Irish backstop

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Southwest Airlines flight U-turns after human heart discovery

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The plane was reportedly in the air for about three hours A US passenger plane travelling from Seattle to Dallas was forced to turn

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Maria Butina: Russian gun activist in US conspiracy case

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Maria Butina has been held in an adult detention centre in Virginia since July Maria Butina loves guns, has ties to a top Russian banker,

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DR Congo poll: Blaze hits electoral depot as tense vote nears

Image copyright AFP Image caption The scale of the damage from the blaze is unclear Fire has gutted an electoral commission depot in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of

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Turkey train crash: At least seven dead in Ankara

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEmergency workers pulled survivors from the wreckage A crash involving a high-speed train at a station in the Turkish capital Ankara has

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Lake Titicaca: Underwater museum brings hope to shores

Image copyright Bolivian Ministry of Culture Image caption Specialised divers have located 10,000 items so far Ever since Reddy Guaygua was a boy, he dreamt of discovering hidden ruins. Born

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Michael Cohen blames Trump’s ‘dirty deeds’ as he is jailed

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCohen walked free from court – but will have to report to jail in March US President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael

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Strasbourg shooting: Gunman shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ as he attacked

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPater Fritz describes hearing gunshots and helping a victim of the Strasbourg shooting The Strasbourg gunman yelled “Allahu Akbar” (God is greatest)

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