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Tonga tsunami: Anxious wait for news after Tonga cut off
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:55:55 GMT
Two days on, the scale of the damage is unclear, with communications extremely limited.
Texas synagogue siege: Teens held in UK as Briton named as hostage-taker
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:36:55 GMT
Briton Malik Faisal Akram died in the standoff with police after taking four hostages.
Texas synagogue siege: Rabbi describes escape from gunman
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 17:20:48 GMT
Charlie Cytron-Walker was one of four people taken hostage by British citizen Malik Faisal Akram.
Winter Olympics 2022: Organisers will not sell tickets to general public
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 13:37:03 GMT
Organisers of this year's Winter Olympics in Beijing have cancel plans to sell tickets to the general public as part of strict Covid-19 restrictions in the Chinese capital.
Djokovic back in Serbia after Australia deportation over visa row
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 12:25:56 GMT
The tennis star arrives in Belgrade after being deported from Australia over his Covid vaccination status.
Anne Frank betrayal suspect identified after 77 years
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 13:14:15 GMT
A new investigation identifies a suspect who may have told the Nazis about the Jewish diarist's hideout.
Eric Zemmour: Far-right candidate found guilty of hate speech
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 15:19:34 GMT
Eric Zemmour called unaccompanied migrant children coming to France "thieves" and "murderers".
Wealth of world's 10 richest men doubled in pandemic, Oxfam says
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 14:17:44 GMT
Covid-19 has made the rich richer while poverty has increased, the charity Oxfam says.
Thousands without power as US and Canada hit by winter storm
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 02:35:07 GMT
Flights have been cancelled as the dangerous storm brings snow and high winds to much of the country.
Israeli ex-PM Netanyahu's cases could be dropped in plea deal
Mon, 17 Jan 2022 10:06:02 GMT
The former prime minister is discussing terms which could see a dramatic end to his criminal trial.