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International

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Thousands evacuated from Aleppo after deal over besieged villages

By Angus McDowall  and Ellen Francis BEIRUT (Reuters) - Thousands of people were evacuated from the last rebel-held enclave of Aleppo on Monday in return...

SA withdraws visa free travel to New Zealand visitors

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba on Tuesday announced that South Africa has taken a decision to  withdraw the visa exemption which New Zealand passport...

CIA says Russia helped Trump win the White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The CIA has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help President-elect Donald Trump win the White House, and...

Herlings wins Red Bull Knock Out

Dutchman triumphs at home in the world’s toughest motorbike beach race. Jeffrey Herlings got the better of 1000 riders to secure Red Bull Knock Out...

Spithill completes epic ocean adventure

Jimmy Spithill has revealed the extraordinary lengths him and his crew went through to sail their “F4” Team Falcon catamaran over 1,065km of open...

Google launches Pixel Phone. Challenges Samsung, iPhone

By Julia Love SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's <GOOGL.O> Google on Tuesday announced a new "Pixel" smartphone and a virtual reality headset, making a...

Toxic Indian lake ‘superbug hotspot’

By Zeba Siddiqui HYDERABAD, India (Reuters) - Centuries ago, Indian princes would bathe in the cool Kazhipally lake in Medak. Now, even the poorest villagers...

Three dead in New Jersey train crash

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three people were killed and more than 100 people were injured, some of them critically, when a New Jersey Transit...

Red Bull Skydivers Mega Swing

A spectacular stunt performed by the Red Bull Skydive Team, who swung using two hot-air balloons and 125m of rope in the Austrian sky. In...

Flight MH17 was shot down by pro-Russian rebels

By Toby Sterling and Anthony Deutsch NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (Reuters) - Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile fired from a launcher brought...

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