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    Cyclone survivors need 'significant emergency response'

    Cyclone survivors need 'significant emergency response'


    Rescue workers say they are scrambling to save around 10,000 survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai who are clinging onto rooftops in Mozambique, amid the threat of rising floods as heavy rain continues in heavily affected...

    Rescue workers say they are scrambling to save around 10,000 survivors of Tropical Cyclone Idai who are clinging onto rooftops in Mozambique, amid the threat of rising floods as heavy rain continues in heavily affected regions.
    Theresa May asks the EU for a short delay to Brexit

    Theresa May asks the EU for a short delay to Brexit


    British Prime Minister Theresa May has formally requested a delay to the country's departure from the European Union, on another day of drama and confusion over her government's Brexit...

    British Prime Minister Theresa May has formally requested a delay to the country's departure from the European Union, on another day of drama and confusion over her government's Brexit plan.
    More than 300 million people will celebrate Nowruz

    More than 300 million people will celebrate Nowruz


    For millions of people across the globe, Nowruz is no small celebration. Think Christmas, New Year's and Fourth of July combined -- and add to it fire festivities, delicious meats, rice and spices, family gatherings, street dances and loud banging on...

    For millions of people across the globe, Nowruz is no small celebration. Think Christmas, New Year's and Fourth of July combined -- and add to it fire festivities, delicious meats, rice and spices, family gatherings, street dances and loud banging on pots.
    How Europe is forcing Google to change

    How Europe is forcing Google to change


    Europe has gone after Google with tough new regulations, court battles and massive antitrust fines, forcing the company to change how it does business in the lucrative...

    Europe has gone after Google with tough new regulations, court battles and massive antitrust fines, forcing the company to change how it does business in the lucrative market.
    NZ wants answers from Mark Zuckerberg

    NZ wants answers from Mark Zuckerberg


    Horrific video of the mosque massacre in Christchurch was viewed live fewer than 200 times on Facebook but that was enough to unleash it across the...

    Horrific video of the mosque massacre in Christchurch was viewed live fewer than 200 times on Facebook but that was enough to unleash it across the internet.
    How eSports became a big business for Razer

    How eSports became a big business for Razer


    When Min-Liang Tan started a business 13 years ago to make gear for playing video games, he faced a lot of...

    When Min-Liang Tan started a business 13 years ago to make gear for playing video games, he faced a lot of doubters.
    Avoid getting sick when you travel for work

    Avoid getting sick when you travel for work


    Frequent business travel can lower your resistance, but there are actually some very easy ways to keep from getting sick when away from...

    Frequent business travel can lower your resistance, but there are actually some very easy ways to keep from getting sick when away from home.
    Baseball star to agree richest deal in sport

    Baseball star to agree richest deal in sport


    Mike Trout, one of the most sought-after baseball players of his generation, looks set to agree a 12-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Angels worth a stunning $430 million, according to multiple...

    Mike Trout, one of the most sought-after baseball players of his generation, looks set to agree a 12-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Angels worth a stunning $430 million, according to multiple reports.
    Could 'adopted Welshman' coach All Blacks?

    Could 'adopted Welshman' coach All Blacks?


    Any doubts as to whether Warren Gatland is amongst rugby's greatest ever coaches have effectively been put to bed over the past few weeks as Wales surged to a third Six Nations grand slam under the New Zealander's...

    Any doubts as to whether Warren Gatland is amongst rugby's greatest ever coaches have effectively been put to bed over the past few weeks as Wales surged to a third Six Nations grand slam under the New Zealander's guidance.
    How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B cult brand

    How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B cult brand


    When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the...

    When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the surprise.
    Rare photographs reveal life in 19th-century China

    Rare photographs reveal life in 19th-century China


    Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off...

    Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land.
    Xi's new look is a power move

    Xi's new look is a power move


    Defying decades of political tradition, China's most powerful man is going...

    Defying decades of political tradition, China's most powerful man is going gray.
    4,000-year history of the Sikh turban

    4,000-year history of the Sikh turban


    Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable...

    Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable feature.
    Rare WWII color photos bring history to life

    Rare WWII color photos bring history to life


    Smiling pilots crouching atop their planes. Squadrons of bombers soaring above the clouds. Crews taking a break during a training...

    Smiling pilots crouching atop their planes. Squadrons of bombers soaring above the clouds. Crews taking a break during a training day.
    The city that vanished beneath the desert

    The city that vanished beneath the desert


    Just an hour -- and a world -- away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port provide a brief but fascinating glimpse of life in the Arabian Gulf in centuries...

    Just an hour -- and a world -- away from the bright lights of Doha, the sand-covered remains of a once-thriving port provide a brief but fascinating glimpse of life in the Arabian Gulf in centuries past.
    Huge 'Elephant Queen' captured on camera

    Huge 'Elephant Queen' captured on camera


    Towering high above the Kenyan landscape, this female elephant is huge, her long tusks curving right down to the...

    Towering high above the Kenyan landscape, this female elephant is huge, her long tusks curving right down to the ground.
    Is Helsinki the world's coolest city?

    Is Helsinki the world's coolest city?


    When it snows, the flakes come at you like shards of ice. There's a biting wind that freezes your ears off. Daylight lasts only a few...

    When it snows, the flakes come at you like shards of ice. There's a biting wind that freezes your ears off. Daylight lasts only a few hours.
    Europe's most affordable destination

    Europe's most affordable destination


    What are your priorities when you're planning a European city break? Good food? Culture galore? Interesting...

    What are your priorities when you're planning a European city break? Good food? Culture galore? Interesting history?
    Former teen gamer starts charity after police shut down his tournament

    Former teen gamer starts charity after police shut down his tournament


    At one point, Zach Wigal had 5,000 video games in his parents' basement. Police once shut down his teen gamer tournament. That inspired him to launch a charity that's helping thousands of sick...

    At one point, Zach Wigal had 5,000 video games in his parents' basement. Police once shut down his teen gamer tournament. That inspired him to launch a charity that's helping thousands of sick kids.