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Sri Lanka struggles with worst-ever outbreak of dengue Nathan Wilson

Deaths rising as Sri Lanka struggles with worst-ever outbreak of dengue

Calls for probe into Libyan forces after execution video Reuters

Rights group calls for probe into Libyan forces after execution video shown

Colombia's FARC rebels to debut political party on Sept. 1 Reuters

Colombia's FARC rebels to debut political party on Sept. 1

Home sweet home: islanders stay put even when the sea invades Reuters

Home sweet home: islanders stay put even when the sea invades

Deepening food crisis pushes Nigeria closer to famine Kieran Guilbert

Deepening food crisis pushes Nigeria's northeast closer to famine - aid agency

Trucker in Texas denies knowing immigrants were in stifling ... Reuters

Trucker in Texas denies knowing immigrants were in stifling tractor trailer

UN urges Nigeria to rescue all Chibok girls Reuters

UN urges Nigeria to rescue all Chibok girls, ensure schooling

Hijab goes mainstream as advertisers target Muslim money Heba Kanso

Hijab goes mainstream as advertisers target Muslim money

Indian Muslims struggle to escape Gujarat ghettos Rina Chandran

FEATURE-Fifteen years after bloody riots, Indian Muslims struggling to escape Gujarat ghettos

Kenyan girls to fly to Google HQ after inventing app to end FGM Daniel Wesangula

Kenyan girls to fly to Google HQ after inventing app to end FGM

From jeans to cooking oil, businesses are going 'circular' Alex Whiting

From rented jeans to reused cooking oil, businesses are going 'circular'

Britain eases blood donation rules for gay and bisexual men Lin Taylor

Britain eases blood donation rules for gay and bisexual men

HIV fight advances with new drug cocktails, fresh vaccine hopes Reuters

HIV fight advances with new drug cocktails, fresh vaccine hopes

Hopes for HIV cure revived by African child in remission Reuters

Hopes for HIV cure revived by African child in remission

Indonesia environment minister wants ban on forest land licences Reuters

Indonesia environment minister wants permanent ban on licences to use forest land

Myanmar floods kill two, displace tens of thousands Reuters

Myanmar floods kill two, displace tens of thousands

UNHCR accuses Australia of backtracking on asylum seeker deal Reuters

UNHCR accuses Australia of backtracking on asylum seeker deal

Top lawmaker pushes for same-sex unions, divorce in Philippines Reuters

Top lawmaker pushes for same-sex unions, divorce in Catholic Philippines

Taliban suicide car bomber kills dozens in Afghan capital Reuters

Taliban suicide car bomber kills dozens in Afghan capital

Trafficked, beaten, abused: life of a Nigerian house girl Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani

FEATURE-Trafficked, beaten, abused: life of a Nigerian house girl

Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeper Reuters

OFFICIAL CORRECTION-Militias renew attacks in Central African town, kill peacekeeper

Death toll rises to nine in suspected Texas human smuggling case Reuters

Death toll rises to nine in suspected Texas human smuggling case

Female stars call on BBC to "act now" to close gender pay gap Reuters

Female stars call on BBC to "act now" to close gender pay gap

Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis Reuters

Marawi standoff enters third month, underlining crisis in Philippines

Australian minister calls for postal vote on same-sex marriage Reuters

Senior Australian minister calls for postal vote on same-sex marriage

Firefighters gain on California wildfire, some evacuees ... Reuters

Firefighters gain on California wildfire, some evacuees return

A demonstrator clashes with riot security forces in Caracas Reuters

A demonstrator clashes with riot security forces during a rally against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas

Thousands dance through Berlin to promote LGBT rights Reuters

Thousands dance through Berlin to promote gay and lesbian rights

Rome risks water rationing as drought-hit lake set to go offline Reuters

Rome risks water rationing as drought-hit lake set to go offline

HIV and cancer teams double up to seek out new disease ... Reuters

HIV and cancer teams double up to seek out new disease killers

UK's Boots "truly sorry" over morning-after pill campaign response Reuters

UK's Boots "truly sorry" over morning-after pill campaign response

Iraqi bridge is sole link for Mosul residents rebuilding lives Reuters

Iraqi bridge is sole link for Mosul residents rebuilding lives

MSF reopens first Kunduz clinic since deadly hospital air strike Reuters

MSF reopens first Kunduz clinic since deadly hospital air strike in 2015

UN envoy complains of state surveillance, restrictions in Myanmar Reuters

U.N. envoy complains of state surveillance, access restrictions in Myanmar

Flow of asylum seekers crossing into Canada from U.S. rises Reuters

Flow of asylum seekers crossing into Canada from U.S. rises in June

Palestinians react following tear gas that shot by Israeli forces Reuters

Palestinians react following tear gas that was shot by Israeli forces after Friday prayer on a street outside Jerusalem's Old city

UK school students on charity trip sent home by India immigration Ben Seabrook

UK school students on charity trip sent home by India immigration

Thousands of Nigerian girls at risk of trafficking as sex workers Reuters

Thousands of Nigerian girls at risk of trafficking as sex workers, IOM says

U.S. police seek Burundi robotics teens seen at Canada ... Reuters

U.S. police seek Burundi robotics teens seen at Canada border

In Syria, doctors train to treat chemical weapons victims Reuters

After Syria sarin attack, doctors train to treat chemical weapons victims

U.N envoy complains of state surveillance in Myanmar Reuters

U.N envoy complains of state surveillance, access restrictions in Myanmar

Western donors freeze support for 'obsolete' S. Sudan peace deal Reuters

Western donors freeze support for 'obsolete' South Sudan peace deal

Zimbabwe farmers' union leader warns S.Africans to share land Reuters

INTERVIEW-Zimbabwe farmers' union leader warns S.Africans to share land

Mosul morgue workers struggle to cope with "river of blood" Reuters

Mosul morgue workers struggle to cope with "river of blood"

A Free Syrian Army fighter rests on a tank Reuters

A Free Syrian Army fighter rests on a tank in al-Manshiyeh neighbourhood in Deraa

Far-right activists set out to sea to monitor migrants Reuters

Far-right millennials set out to sea to "defend Europe" from migrants

Nigerian refugee camp hit by air strike was not marked on maps Reuters

Nigerian refugee camp hit by air strike was not marked on maps - military

WHO sees high risk from Kenya cholera outbreak Reuters

WHO sees high risk from Kenya cholera outbreak

Yemen cholera to spread with rains; Oxfam sees 600,000 cases Reuters

Yemen cholera to spread with rains; Oxfam sees 600,000 cases

Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years Reuters

Six dead in worst Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed for years

India needs new ways to fight scourge of child marriage - report Rina Chandran

India needs new ways to fight scourge of child marriage - report

LGBT conference in China's 'gay capital' scuppered Reuters

LGBT conference in China's 'gay capital' scuppered

INTERVIEW -"It takes a village" to defeat Nigeria's Boko Haram Inna Lazareva

INTERVIEW -"It takes a village" to defeat Nigeria's Boko Haram

Vietnam pollution fight hits supplier to global fashion brands Reuters

Vietnam pollution fight hits supplier to global fashion brands

Hezbollah, Syria army launch offensive at Syrian-Lebanese border Reuters

Hezbollah, Syria army launch offensive at Syrian-Lebanese border

In Miami, battling sea level rise may mean surrendering land Adriana Brasileiro

FEATURE-In Miami, battling sea level rise may mean surrendering land

Squatters battle Kenya ex-president, charities over wildlife park Katy Migiro

Squatters battle Kenya's ex-president and charities over wildlife park

Late check-in, no luggage, child in tow - signs of slavery? Anna Pujol-Mazzini

Late check-in, no luggage, child in tow - signs of slavery?

"Let's get the hell out of here" - quake off Greece and Turkey Reuters

"Let's get the hell out of here" - quake off Greece and Turkey kills two

Bid to ease Chile's abortion ban hits roadblock Reuters

Bid to ease Chile's abortion ban hits roadblock

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Deaths rising as Sri Lanka struggles with worst-ever outbreak of dengue
Rights group calls for probe into Libyan forces after execution video shown
Colombia's FARC rebels to debut political party on Sept. 1
Home sweet home: islanders stay put even when the sea invades
Deepening food crisis pushes Nigeria's northeast closer to famine - aid agency
Trucker in Texas denies knowing immigrants were in stifling tractor trailer
UN urges Nigeria to rescue all Chibok girls, ensure schooling
Hijab goes mainstream as advertisers target Muslim money
FEATURE-Fifteen years after bloody riots, Indian Muslims struggling to escape Gujarat ghettos
Kenyan girls to fly to Google HQ after inventing app to end FGM
From rented jeans to reused cooking oil, businesses are going 'circular'
Britain eases blood donation rules for gay and bisexual men
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