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Article 308: Jordan scraps marriage loophole for rapists 24 Apr 2017, 12:57 pm

Rapists could avoid jail if they married their victim, and stayed together for at least three years.

Afghan defence chiefs resign over deadly Taliban attack 24 Apr 2017, 12:46 pm

It follows Friday's killings, the Taliban's deadliest assault on Afghan forces since 2001.

Wayne Bennett names three England debutants in squad for Samoa Test match 24 Apr 2017, 12:18 pm

England call up three uncapped players in Mike McMeeken, Chris McQueen and Alex Walmsley for May's Samoa Test.

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: 'father time' caught up with Briton 24 Apr 2017, 12:01 pm

Briton Anthony Joshua says "father time has caught up with Vladimir Klitschko" as the two prepare for Saturday's heavyweight world title bout.

French election: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen to fight for presidency 24 Apr 2017, 11:55 am

Centrist Emmanuel Macron will take on the far-right's Marine Le Pen in France's run-off election.

Jimmy Choo seeks well-heeled buyer 24 Apr 2017, 11:43 am

The British luxury shoe maker, valued at about £700m ($900m), is seeking offers from potential bidders.

Kent 'anxiety' over new T20 tournament leads to vote abstention 24 Apr 2017, 11:23 am

A city-based Twenty20 tournament could have "far-reaching consequences" for counties who play at non-Test match grounds, says Kent chief Jamie Clifford.

Explore the rivals' shifting poll ratings 24 Apr 2017, 11:20 am

On 7 May, French voters will decide whether centrist Emmanuel Macron or far-right Marine Le Pen will be president.

Venezuela protest death toll rises as injured woman dies 24 Apr 2017, 11:14 am

A woman hit by a bottle during a pro-government march on 19 April dies of her injuries.

French election: Global reaction to Macron-Le Pen race 24 Apr 2017, 10:57 am

Many European leaders were quick to congratulate Mr Macron, who is strongly pro-EU.

The land that used to belong to so-called Islamic State 24 Apr 2017, 10:47 am

BBC gets rare access to north western Syria where so-called IS have been defeated.

Shark attacks British woman off Ascension Island 24 Apr 2017, 10:12 am

Her husband reportedly punched the animal to scare it away and she is now being treated in hospital.

Indian athlete Man Kaur, 101, wins 100m at World Masters Games 24 Apr 2017, 9:51 am

Man Kaur took over a minute to finish in Auckland and was only cleared to run after a medical check.

London Marathon runners on that special moment 24 Apr 2017, 9:38 am

David Wyeth and Matthew Rees recall their inspiring encounter at the London Marathon finish line.

Driverless cars trial set for UK motorways in 2019 24 Apr 2017, 9:23 am

The project will include a journey between London and Oxford in 2019.

Boy aged 12 drives himself 1,300km across Australia 24 Apr 2017, 8:42 am

He was trying to drive from New South Wales to Perth across the outback but was stopped by police.

Malaria: Kenya, Ghana and Malawi get first vaccine 24 Apr 2017, 8:02 am

It should prevent four in 10 cases of the disease, but it is the first "real world" trial.

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks new space record 24 Apr 2017, 7:35 am

Space station commander Peggy Whitson has now spent more time than any other US astronaut in space.

North Korean university names detained US citizen 24 Apr 2017, 5:03 am

Kim Sang-duk, also known as Tony Kim, was teaching at a Pyongyang institution before his arrest.

Macron moves France into uncharted waters 24 Apr 2017, 12:42 am

Emmanuel Macron faces tougher challenges ahead if he becomes president of a deeply divided country.

DR Congo's Kasai conflict: Voodoo rebels take on Kabila 24 Apr 2017, 12:10 am

Mass graves, child soldiers and police decapitations are all features of a little known Congolese conflict, as the BBC's Catherine Byaruhanga reports.

Fears over fake Bieber and Styles accounts 24 Apr 2017, 12:10 am

Law enforcement agencies around the world are concerned about an increase in fake celebrity social media accounts.

Trump's America: Are voters impressed? 23 Apr 2017, 11:52 pm

We asked 100 Americans what they think about President Trump's first 100 days.

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg on grief: It does get better 23 Apr 2017, 11:38 pm

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg speaks movingly about her grief after the sudden death of her husband.

Bend It Like Granny 23 Apr 2017, 11:18 pm

The 98-year-old grandmother from India's Tamil Nadu state who leads a yoga dynasty.

Happy hiring: The firm that recruits Mr Men characters 23 Apr 2017, 11:03 pm

A profile of John Timpson, the boss of family-owned shoe repair firm Timpson, which has a very unusual recruitment policy.

Geeks v government: The battle over public key cryptography 23 Apr 2017, 11:03 pm

The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.

The Holocaust: Who are the missing million? 23 Apr 2017, 11:01 pm

Researchers have so far named nearly five million victims, but now they are in a race against time.

Why Rome sends trains filled with rubbish to Austria 22 Apr 2017, 11:34 pm

Austria is providing an ingenious solution to the desperate problem of overflowing rubbish in Rome.

Film points finger at South Korean government for Sewol disaster 22 Apr 2017, 11:29 pm

A new film about the Sewol ferry sinking criticises the South Korean government for the tragedy.

Target Somalia: The new scramble for Africa? 22 Apr 2017, 11:21 pm

Many different countries are trying to get a toehold in Somalia as it slowly emerges from chaos.

'We’re doing something nobody has ever done before' 22 Apr 2017, 11:15 pm

Steph is an international cheerleader. She’s also blind.

Gunshot survivors bare all for photographer 22 Apr 2017, 11:02 pm

Photographer Kathy Shorr has photographed 101 gun shooting survivors throughout the US in a powerful new photography project.

Around the world in seven years... on a bike 22 Apr 2017, 1:12 am

Leigh Timmis left Derby in 2010 to cycle round the world. He returns today, several years late.

Africa's top shots: 13-20 April 2017 21 Apr 2017, 7:00 am

A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Your pictures: Street food 20 Apr 2017, 2:21 pm

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "Street food".

In pictures: A study of London youth 19 Apr 2017, 8:59 am

After the London 2011 riots, photographer Julian Mahrlein set out to capture the faces of inner-city teenagers.

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