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Kenya marathon hero Kiptum honoured at funeral as unique talent and family man

Marathon world record holder Kelvin Kiptum, whose dreams of breaking the race's two-hour barrier were ended by a car crash earlier this month, was remembered for his talent ...

An eight-year-old became the youngest player to defeat a grandmaster in classical chess on Sunday ...

"I, like so many others, want to see an end to the fighting as soon as possible. There is a ...

Greece legalises same-sex marriage in landmark change

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Greece's parliament approved a bill allowing same-sex civil marriage on Thursday, a landmark victory for supporters of ...

Pressure mounts on Israel not to attack Palestinians' last Gaza refuge

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Israel faced growing international pressure on Wednesday to hold off on a planned assault on the last refuge for ...

King Charles attends church in first public outing since cancer diagnosis

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Britain's King Charles attended church on Sunday in his first public outing since announcing last week he had been ...

Trump brings fight to stay on ballot to US Supreme Court

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Donald Trump's lawyers on Thursday brought his fight against a campaign to kick him off state presidential ballots for ...

Netanyahu calls Hamas ceasefire proposal 'delusional' but Blinken sees scope for progress

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday rejected Hamas' latest offer for a ceasefire and return of ...

Hamas proposes a 135-day ceasefire, Israeli withdrawal and talks to end war

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Hamas has proposed a ceasefire plan that would quiet the guns in Gaza for four-and-a-half months, during which all ...

Namibia's President Hage Geingob, 82, dies after cancer diagnosis

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Namibia's President Hage Geingob, 82, died in hospital early on Sunday, the presidency said, weeks after he was ...

US strikes multiple drones in Yemen, American official says

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The United States struck up to 10 unmanned drones in Yemen that were preparing to launch, a US official said late on ...

South Africa says five countries confirm they are joining Brics

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have confirmed they are joining the Brics bloc after ...

Pakistan former PM Imran Khan and wife jailed for 14 years in graft case, his party says

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Pakistan's former prime minister Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi were each sentenced to 14 years in jail in a case ...

Iran warns of decisive response to any type of attack

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Iran's envoy to the UN Amir Saeid Iravani warned that Tehran would respond decisively to any attack on its territory, ...

Japan earthquake survivors battle unsanitary conditions with no running water

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A month on from a huge earthquake that struck Japan's west coast, survivors are battling freezing and unsanitary ...

Pakistan court jails ex-PM Imran Khan for 10 years days ahead of polls

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The jail term is the second conviction for Khan in recent months and ensures the popular politician will remain out of ...