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Norway's spy Town: 'They took him and they have broken him'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:15
The wife of a Norwegian pensioner convicted of espionage in Russia has spoken to the BBC about her anger at the intelligence service.
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The CubeSat revolution changing the way we see the world

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:07
Small, cheap satellites can help us track pollution, crop yields and congestion like never before.
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Von der Leyen elected EU Commission head after MEPs vote

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 22:58
German Ursula von der Leyen will replace Jean-Claude Juncker on 1 November after a close vote.
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Iran rejects suggestion its missile programme is negotiable

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 22:45
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif mooted possible talks on the weapons in a US interview.
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Huge fire sweeps through Peru neighbourhood

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 21:32
Eighty families have been affected by the fire, according to local media.
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Johnny Clegg, South African musician and activist, dies aged 66

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 21:30
One of South Africa's best-known musicians and anti-apartheid activist dies at the age of 66.
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Daphne Caruana Galizia: Malta journalist's murder suspects to stand trial

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 20:27
Prosecutors issue a bill of indictment against three men held in 2017 over Daphne Caruana Galizia's death.
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Inside Iran: Are Tehran's poorest paying the price?

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:57
US imposed sanctions are crippling the economy, making food and medicines unaffordable.
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Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency attacked at Senate hearing

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 19:10
The tech giant's Libra digital currency is attacked by senators who say the company is not trusted.
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No federal charges in 2014 US chokehold death

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:14
Garner's last words, "I can't breathe", became a rallying cry for police brutality protesters.
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Christine Lagarde resigns as head of IMF

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 17:35
It comes ahead of a decision on Ms Lagarde's nomination to become head of the European Central Bank.
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Storm Area 51: US Air Force warns over Facebook event

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:49
More than a million people RSVP to an event calling for people to break into the Nevada base.
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Trump's asylum crackdown: Will the 'safe third country' plan work?

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 13:48
The US president is bringing in new rules for asylum seekers but critics deem it illegal and dangerous.
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