The churchgoing patriot who spied for China
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The churchgoing patriot who spied for China

Image copyright Police handout US officials say China is trying to influence US policymakers, steal secrets and spy on the US government. But how? The story of Kevin…

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‘Sex-for-judgeships’ scandal rocks Israel
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‘Sex-for-judgeships’ scandal rocks Israel

Image copyright AFP Image caption Israel Police said its officers had conducted searches and seized documents Police in Israel have arrested a top lawyer as part of an…

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Third of UN workers ‘sexually harassed’
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Third of UN workers ‘sexually harassed’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than half of staff surveyed say the harassment took place in an office environment One in three UN workers has been…

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Zimbabwe pastor arrested amid protests
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Zimbabwe pastor arrested amid protests

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Armed security forces have been controlling access to a central Harare supermarket Police in Zimbabwe have arrested a prominent activist, Pastor Evan Mawarire,…

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U-turn over InfoWars on smart TVs
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U-turn over InfoWars on smart TVs

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Apple's ban of Alex Jones's InfoWars podcasts last August led to similar moves by several other technology companies Video-streaming service Roku has…

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Malaysia revises ‘victim-shaming’ textbook
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Malaysia revises ‘victim-shaming’ textbook

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The school textbook told girls to dress modestly or risk being rejected by their friends Malaysia's Education Ministry has said it shouldn't…

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India woman treks to ‘banned’ sacred peak
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India woman treks to ‘banned’ sacred peak

Image copyright Dhanya Sanal Image caption Dhanya Sanal was the first woman to scale the peak A woman has climbed a mountain in India, where only men were…

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‘Civilians trapped’ as Kenya siege goes on
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‘Civilians trapped’ as Kenya siege goes on

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNairobi Dusit hotel attack: explosions, gunfire and rescue operation Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that a siege by suspected…

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YouTube bans dangerous or harmful pranks
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YouTube bans dangerous or harmful pranks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The film Birdbox led to a craze in which people attempt everyday tasks while blindfolded YouTube clips that depict dangerous or emotionally…

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Gillibrand prepares for presidential run
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Gillibrand prepares for presidential run

Image copyright Reuters New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has announced her plans for a 2020 presidential run during an appearance on late-night television. She told CBS host…

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