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Mike Horn and Boerge Ousland: North Pole explorers complete epic trek

Image copyright Mike Horn website Image caption Boerge Ousland eating breakfast near the North Pole last month Two explorers who trekked hundreds of miles at…

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Bob Hawke ‘asked daughter to keep rape claim secret’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Rosslyn (far left) pictured with Bob Hawke and his wife Hazel in 1987 The daughter of former Australian PM…

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Seychelles: The island nation with a novel way to tackle climate change

Image caption Fisherman Darryl Green welcomes the restrictions On board Darryl Green’s small fishing boat, just off the island of Praslin in the Seychelles, the…

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Art Basel: Maurizio Cattelan’s $120,000 banana eaten by artist

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters out in force

Image copyright EPA Image caption Thousands are gathering for what is expected to be a huge protest Tens of thousands of protesters are marching in…

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Panipat: The Bollywood battle over an 18th Century war

Image copyright Panipat film Image caption Sanjay Dutt (R) plays Afghan leader Ahmad Shah Abdali The argument over a war that took place in the…

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Vienna opera house stages first opera by woman

Image copyright Wiener Staatsoper/Michael Pöhn Image caption Kate Lindsey will play the title role of Orlando For the first time in its 150-year history, the…

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Delhi factory fire: More than 35 dead in India blaze

Image copyright ANI Image caption There are fears that the death toll will rise further More than 30 people have been killed in a large…

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North Korea carries out ‘very important test’

Image copyright AFP Image caption North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un (centre) has so far been tight-lipped about the latest test North Korea says it has…

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Trump impeachment: House Democrats make constitutional case

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