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Langya: New virus infects 35 people in eastern China

The patients are thought to have caught the virus from animals such as shrews, and not from humans.

Musk sells $6.9bn in Tesla shares as battle with Twitter...

Elon Musk has sold $6.9bn (£5.7bn) of shares in his electric vehicle maker Tesla as his battle against Twitter continues.

Fast food giant Domino's pulls out of the birthplace of...

The fast food giant's pandemic-related exit from Italy was celebrated by some social media users.

Multi-billionaire Elon Musk sells another $6.9bn of Tesla...

The multi-billionaire says he needs the money in case he is forced to buy Twitter for $44bn.

Expert warns trapped beluga whale 'may die' during rescue...

An operation to move a Beluga whale trapped in the River Seine since Friday has begun, according to French media.

Could Trump investigation stop him running in 2024?

The law against mishandling classified data includes a potential ban on running for office.

Homes needed for 4,000 beagles rescued from breeder in...

Charities are on a mission in what is thought to be one of the US's biggest ever dog rescue efforts.

Ukraine war must end with liberation of Crimea – Zelensky

Ukraine's president devotes nightly address to Crimea after explosions rock a Russian airbase there.

Robert Pope: Guinness-fuelled man runs width of Ireland...

Robert Pope ran the almost 130-mile route from Galway to Dublin in just 23 hours and 41 minutes.

France whale: Rescue operation begins to save beluga stuck...

Divers, vets and police are involved in moving the ailing beluga whale from the Seine to the sea.

China property crisis: Why homeowners stopped paying their...

The country's property sector is struggling with a cash crunch, forcing buyers to take extreme steps.

Ex-inmates reveal details of Russia prison torture scandal

Former prisoners expose how and why rape is being used as a weapon inside Russian jails.

Laal Singh Chaddha: How Aamir Khan adapted Forrest Gump...

The actor's remake of the Hollywood blockbuster is Bollywood's most ambitious adaptation yet.

South Africa sex crime: 'We want our bodies to be secure...

As South Africa reels from news of a gang rape, the victims speak about what happened to them.

One dead as Russia insists Crimea air base explosions caused...

One person has been killed following a series of blasts at a Russian military air base close to seaside resorts on the annexed Crimean...

'I am still asking myself why I am alive': Survivor tells...

At 4pm last Friday, residents of the Palestine apartment building on Al-Shohada Street in Gaza were eating, sleeping or relaxing on...