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The Syrian girl who sings through war

The Syrian girl who sings through war

Sana has a beautiful voice, and it helps her forget about the war raging where she lives in Aleppo.
Battle lines drawn

Battle lines drawn

Battle lines are drawn as the country has its say in a two-month voluntary postal survey.
The eagle protector

The eagle protector

How one man found his calling as a protector of one of the largest species of eagle, the harpy.
'I fell from the top of the jungle to save an eagle'

'I fell from the top of the jungle to save an eagle'

Alexander Blanco's conservation work is helping to save the world's most powerful eagle.
Empathy cards

Empathy cards

This cancer survivor is changing the "sugarcoated" greeting card business
Germany's other vote

Germany's other vote

Berliners hold a vote on the future of Tegel airport - and it has become a hot political issue.
Bill of fare

Bill of fare

In a remote corner of Iceland, the taste of the seabird is a reminder of home.
Trump NFL row: Sports stars round on US president

Trump NFL row: Sports stars round on US president

Leading US sports stars attack the president for "offensive" comments about players who protest.
Puerto Rico 'failing' dam risk remains after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico 'failing' dam risk remains after Hurricane Maria

Thousands of people nearby have been told to leave as the dam may collapse after Hurricane Maria.
Soul singer Charles Bradley dies aged 68

Soul singer Charles Bradley dies aged 68

The singer, who released his first album in his 60s, cancelled tour dates just two weeks ago.
Germany: A history of division and unity

Germany: A history of division and unity

Post-war politics of Germany: A history of division and unity
US bombers stage North Korea show of force

US bombers stage North Korea show of force

The move demonstrates the many military options available to defeat any threat, the Pentagon says.
Mexico earthquake: New tremor halts rescue operations

Mexico earthquake: New tremor halts rescue operations

A tremor sends people running into the streets and halts searches for survivors of Tuesday's quake.
Donald Trump: LeBron James calls president a 'bum' after Steph Curry comments

Donald Trump: LeBron James calls president a 'bum' after Steph Curry comments

Basketball star Lebron James calls US President Donald Trump a "bum" over comments he made about fellow player Steph Curry.
Macron's labour reforms spark huge demonstration in Paris

Macron's labour reforms spark huge demonstration in Paris

Crowds take to the streets in protest at labour reforms signed into law by President Emmanuel Macron.
Two hurricanes

Two hurricanes

Cuba and Puerto Rico responded differently to devastating hurricanes, the BBC's Will Grant reports.
Catalonia referendum: Madrid moves to take over local policing

Catalonia referendum: Madrid moves to take over local policing

The Catalan government rejects Spain's latest move to stop its disputed independence referendum.
Actor Colin Firth gets dual British-Italian citizenship

Actor Colin Firth gets dual British-Italian citizenship

The Bridget Jones actor is now a dual British-Italian citizen, because of "the uncertainty around".
Blink 182, Korn and Avenged Sevenfold to play Chester Bennington tribute

Blink 182, Korn and Avenged Sevenfold to play Chester Bennington tribute

Acts sign up for a special gig in memory of the singer, who killed himself in July.
Popular Indian guru arrested over alleged rape of law student

Popular Indian guru arrested over alleged rape of law student

Falahari Maharaj is accused of raping a 21-year-old law student at his ashram in Rajasthan state.