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George Floyd: Videos of police brutality during protests shock US
Cases emerge of police mistreatment amid unrest over the death of African American George Floyd.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:24:45 GMTGeorge Floyd protests: Ex-top general rebukes Trump's troops threat
Gen Martin Dempsey denounces the president's threat to use troops to suppress ongoing civil unrest.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 07:14:07 GMTCoronavirus: AstraZeneca to begin making potential vaccine
AstraZeneca says it could provide two billion doses of a potential vaccine, helped by backing from Bill Gates.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 08:12:07 GMTSamoan rugby team that set off 104 days ago still not home
While waiting for flights to resume, 20 players shared a single room in Auckland for three months.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 04:07:23 GMTCoronavirus: Influential study on hydroxychloroquine withdrawn
Researchers flagged concerns with data after suggesting hydroxychloroquine increased the risk of death.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 22:47:15 GMTAustralian police seek ban on Black Lives Matter rally over coronavirus
The prospect of thousands of people gathering in one place poses a coronavirus risk, they argue.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 06:36:44 GMTAhmaud Arbery: White man 'used racial slur' after shooting black jogger
A judge has ruled that there is enough evidence to try three suspects for Ahmaud Arbery's murder.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 21:35:09 GMTNBA: Disney World Resort set to host rest of 2020 season
The remainder of the NBA season will be played at Florida's Disney World Resort from 31 July.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 19:50:20 GMTPrague Catholic statue torn down by mob rises again
A controversial statue of the Virgin Mary erected in the 17th Century is hoisted back in Prague.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:09:10 GMTMichael White: US veteran on way home from Iran after detention
US Navy veteran Michael White is released by Iran, where he had been detained since 2018.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 21:24:58 GMTGaming 'hero' retires at 23 due to ill-health
Jian Zihao says physical and mental health problems have caused him to quit e-sports.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 12:21:29 GMTCoronavirus: Rumours, fear and rising Covid deaths in Pakistan
Rumours circulating in the community mean many are too scared to get help until it is too late.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:05:55 GMTGeorge Floyd death: China takes a victory lap over US protests
China is hitting back at the US for supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy demonstrations last year.Fri, 05 Jun 2020 00:12:29 GMT#WeAreTired: Nigerian women speak out over wave of violence
Thousands sign a petition and use the hashtag #WeAreTired to protest against recent rapes and killings.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:25:48 GMTQuiz of the Week: What did the crew name their spaceship?
How closely have you been paying attention to what's been going on during the past seven days?Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:36:28 GMTAfrica's week in pictures: 29 May - 4 June 2020
A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:21:16 GMT'My brothers on Europe's last death row'
Any day now two men may be executed in Europe's only country that still has the death penalty.Wed, 03 Jun 2020 23:40:34 GMTGeorge Floyd: Mourners pay respects at his memorial
Crowds of people paid their respects to George Floyd at the spot where he was killed in Minneapolis.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:58:07 GMTCoronavirus: The body collectors of Brazil
Brazil has seen high numbers of coronavirus deaths and ordinary people are trying to help cities cope.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:00:23 GMTAustralian man interrupts PM Morrison to say 'get off my lawn'
The resident stopped Scott Morrison's press briefing, complaining his lawn had "just been reseeded".Thu, 04 Jun 2020 07:25:11 GMTNorway landslide: Buildings swept away in Alta disaster
Watch as land continues to collapse during the rescue effort.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 16:51:23 GMTUK's big zoos at risk of closure
The Covid crisis is putting the survival of one of the UK's largest zoos at risk.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 19:51:14 GMTGeorge Floyd: Five pieces of context to understand the protests
All the background that helps explain why these protests are happening, and why now.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:24:18 GMTGeorge Floyd: How the USA's history has shaped today's police brutality
The BBC's Clive Myrie looks at the toxic combination of racism and inadequate police training.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:00:25 GMTGeorge Floyd: Steve McQueen dedicates Cannes films to his memory
The 12 Years a Slave Oscar-winner has two movies in the festival's 2020 Official Selection.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 15:18:31 GMTRev Al Sharpton delivers eulogy at Floyd memorial
George Floyd's story 'has been the story of black folks', Rev Sharpton tells the crowd at the memorial.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 21:07:46 GMTGeorge Floyd protests timeline
Key events following the death of George Floyd in the US city of Minneapolis.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:32:59 GMTViewpoint: US must confront its Original Sin to move forward
Neglect of the past and belief in progress has left many unaware of the scope of US racial tensions.Wed, 03 Jun 2020 20:07:43 GMTCurtis Hayes: Man behind the protest plea that moved America
In a viral speech, Curtis Hayes implored two generations of demonstrator to "find a better way".Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:44:02 GMTGeorge Floyd death: The man who sheltered 80 US protesters
Hundreds of people found themselves trapped by police - until Rahul Dubey flung open his doors.Wed, 03 Jun 2020 01:46:39 GMTGeorge Floyd's daughter, 6, is 'proof he was good'
Roxie Washington, mother of Gianna, six, broke down in tears at a press conference in Minneapolis.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 01:08:02 GMTCan I start a new relationship? And other questions
Starting a new relationship is difficult during the current crisis, but not impossible.Thu, 04 Jun 2020 06:38:31 GMTEnjoying lockdown: 'Not having anything in my diary was a blessing in disguise'
For people whose diaries are usually full, the quarantine period has made them reassess their priorities.Tue, 02 Jun 2020 23:12:34 GMTCoronavirus: Sex workers fear for their future
Worries about coronavirus transmission spell an uncertain future for millions of sex workers globally.Wed, 03 Jun 2020 07:38:53 GMTCoronavirus: Germany divided as states lift lockdown
Different states are easing lockdown at different rates, and some fear infections could rise again.Mon, 01 Jun 2020 23:24:14 GMT
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