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Clashes erupt as Catalan independence protesters block airport

Protests have erupted in Barcelona after Spain's Supreme Court sentenced nine Catalan separatist leaders to between nine and 13 years in prison.Thousands of demonstrators...

Russian rappers battle police over protests

Several Russian musicians with a youth following, have released songs to denounce police action, during recent protests in Moscow.Tens of thousands hit the streets...

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo share Booker Prize

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo have become the first authors to jointly win the Booker Prize for Fiction.Atwood's The Testaments and Evaristo's novel Girl,...

Typhoon Hagibis: Satellites show Japan rivers in flood

Image copyright AFP The biggest typhoon to hit Japan in decades has left a trail of destruction in its wake....

Moratorium Day: The day that millions of Americans marched

15 October marks 50 years since the first Moratorium Day to end the Vietnam War. Moratorium Day involved mass protests across the US. Religious...

‘Islamic State’ children: How do they get home?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAmira, Heba and Hamza are stranded, in danger and they want to...

North v South Korea: Welcome to the world’s strangest football derby

Image copyright AFP Image caption South Korea's star player is Tottenham's Son Heung-min On Tuesday, North...

Trump’s pullback of US troops reshapes Syrian war

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Syrian regime is moving towards the Turkish border after Damascus reached a...

Eritrea – where ATMs are unknown and Sim cards are like...

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption National service is mandatory in Eritrea Eritrea has often been...

Pro-Trump massacre video prompts media condemnation

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption US President Donald Trump has repeatedly hit out at what he calls...