Colombian drug lord Otoniel pleads guilty in US court

BBC World News - 12 hours 34 min ago
Dairo Antonio Úsuga, also known as Otoniel, led Colombia's Gulf cartel before his arrest in 2021.
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Miraculous escape after bus plunges into Turkey lake

BBC World News - 13 hours 13 min ago
CCTV shows the driver lose control of the steering wheel in an accident that left no-one seriously hurt.
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US announces visa ban on individuals 'undermining' Nigeria's election

CNN World News - 13 hours 28 min ago
The United States has announced visa restrictions on individuals believed to be "undermining the democratic process" in a recent election in Nigeria.
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Ukraine hit by Russian missiles day after West's offer of tanks

BBC World News - 13 hours 42 min ago
One person died and two others were injured after strikes in Kyiv, the city's mayor says.
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IBM, SAP are cutting thousands of jobs

CNN World News - 14 hours 4 min ago
IBM and SAP are the latest tech companies to slash thousands of jobs, as they reorganize businesses and profits come under pressure from a slowing global economy.
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Israeli forces kill 9 in clash with Palestinian gunmen, marking West Bank's deadliest day in over a year

CNN World News - 14 hours 8 min ago
Israeli forces killed nine Palestinians, including an elderly woman, and wounded several others during a raid in the restive West Bank city and refugee camp of Jenin on Thursday, the Palestinian Ministry of Health said.
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France recalls ambassador and will withdraw military forces from Burkina Faso

CNN World News - 14 hours 13 min ago
France will withdraw its military forces from Burkina Faso within a month, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs told CNN on Wednesday.
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Drone footage shows extent of damage after Jenin raid

BBC World News - 14 hours 36 min ago
Nine Palestinians have been killed in an Israeli military raid in the occupied West bank, Palestinian officials say.
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Nine Palestinians killed in Israeli raid in Jenin

BBC World News - 16 hours 33 min ago
The heaviest death toll in months comes as troops battle militants in the flashpoint West Bank town.
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Myanmar opium production surges to nine-year high

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 23:52
Civil unrest and economic insecurity may have spurred more farmers into the trade, the UN says.
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Russian warship armed with hypersonic missiles to train with Chinese, South African navies

CNN World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 22:41
A Russian warship armed with advanced hypersonic missiles completed a drill in the Atlantic Ocean, ahead of joint naval exercises with the Chinese and South African navies scheduled for next month, the Russian Defense Ministry said Wednesday.
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Japan hunts for person who faxed bomb threats to schools

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 20:57
The threats targeted hundreds of schools across the country and prompted hasty closures.
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Chinese engineer sentenced to 8 years in US prison for spying

CNN World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 20:52
A former graduate student in Chicago was sentenced to eight years in prison Wednesday for spying for the Chinese government by gathering information on engineers and scientists in the United States.
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Ukraine war: Zelensky urges speedy delivery of Western tanks

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 20:32
Ukraine's president says the modern fighting vehicles must be supplied quickly and in significant numbers.
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Republic Day: India set to hold colourful parade

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 18:26
India celebrates Republic Day - the day its constitution came into effect - with a colourful spectacle.
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Julian Sands: New air search for actor missing in California

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 17:47
A helicopter fitted with a device which can detect reflective material and even credit cards is being used.
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This nurse uses humour to highlight serious challenges

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 17:30
As nurses strike in multiple countries, John Dela Cruz went viral on TikTok with his short videos.
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Can these rocks really power light bulbs? No, say the experts

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 16:47
Viral videos of minerals with apparent electrical properties are not what they seem.
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Live music: How buying concert tickets could be made better

BBC World News - Wed, 01/25/2023 - 16:46
Concerts can be life-affirming. Buying tickets is the opposite. Here are eight possible solutions.
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