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Pope Francis sorry for upsetting abuse victims. Pope Francis sorry for upsetting abuse victims.
Pope Francis has apologised for remarks he made last week in Chile defending a bishop accused of covering up sexual abuse. He said he realised his words hurt many, but repeated his belief that Chilean Bishop Juan Barros was innocent. Francis was speaking to journalists on board a plane flying back to Rome. Last week, he had said that victims who had accused Bishop Barros were committing s...
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Kabul: Gunmen attack Intercontinental Hotel. Kabul: Gunmen attack Intercontinental Hotel.
At least four gunmen have launched an attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel, Afghan officials say. Special forces have killed two of the attackers, interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi told the BBC. An official at the Afghan spy agency told AFP that the gunmen were "shooting at guests". The attack began at about 21:00 local time (16:30 GMT), officials said. There were no immediate...
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Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games. Koreas to march under single 'united' flag in Olympic Games.
North and South Korea have agreed to march together under a single "unified Korea" flag at next month's Winter Olympics in the South. They also agreed to field a joint women's ice hockey team in rare talks at the truce village of Panmunjom. These are the first high-level talks between the two Koreas in more than two years. The Games will take place between 9 and 25 February in Pyeongchang...
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Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish. Japanese city on alert for deadly fugu blowfish.
A Japanese city has broadcast emergency warnings to prevent people consuming blowfish, after potentially deadly portions were mistakenly sold. A local supermarket in Gamagori city sold five packets of fugu fish without removing the livers, which contain poison. Three have been found but two remain missing. The delicacy is so poisonous that the smallest mistake in its preparation can be fa...
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North and South Korea discuss sending art troupe to Winter Olympics. North and South Korea discuss sending art troupe to Winter Olympics.
North and South Korea are holding further talks on the North's plan to attend the Winter Olympics Games. North Korea agreed last week to send a delegation to the Games in the South, easing months of tensions between the neighbours. But the details of the diplomatically complicated plan are still being ironed out. The latest talks are focusing on the artistic troupe the North would like to...
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Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round. Czech election: Milos Zeman leads in first round.
Czech President Milos Zeman has taken an early lead as votes are counted in the presidential election. With 30% of results in, he had 42% with nearest rival Jiri Drahos on 24%. However, the BBC's Rob Cameron in Prague says there are indications that the election will go to a second round later this month. Mr Zeman, 73, is seeking a second five-year term but has stoked controversy with his...
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China shuts Marriott's website over Tibet, Taiwan error. China shuts Marriott's website over Tibet, Taiwan error.
China has shut down the websites of Marriot International for a week, after the firm listed Tibet and others as separate countries. The hotel group has apologised for the error and said it did not support separatist movements in China. Tibet, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau were listed as individual nations in an online survey sent to customers. Beijing considers self-ruling Taiwan to be a br...
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Ritz Paris robbery: Jewellery worth millions seized in armed heist. Ritz Paris robbery: Jewellery worth millions seized in armed heist.
Armed robbers have seized millions of euros worth of merchandise from a jewellery shop at the famous Ritz Hotel in Paris. Five men armed with axes smashed a window at the shop inside the hotel at about 18:00 local time (17:00 GMT), French media report. Three men have been arrested, police said, while others remain on the run. It is not clear whether any of the loot, estimated to be worth ...
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Japanese astronaut sorry for 9cm ISS growth mistake. Japanese astronaut sorry for 9cm ISS growth mistake.
A Japanese astronaut has apologised for wrongly stating he has grown 9cm (3.5in) since arriving at the International Space Station (ISS) just over three weeks ago. Norishige Kanai said in fact he grew by 2cm, blaming "a measurement mistake". "I'm very sorry for tweeting out such fake news," he tweeted in Japanese. His original incorrect claim sparked global fascination among social media ...
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Cabinet reshuffle: Justine Greening resigns from government. Cabinet reshuffle: Justine Greening resigns from government.
Justine Greening has resigned from the government after refusing a job as work and pensions secretary in Theresa May's cabinet reshuffle, the BBC understands. BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg said the PM was "disappointed" the ex-education secretary had resigned. She has been replaced by Damian Hinds, while Esther McVey has been promoted to be the new work and pensions secretary. Bra...
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