Saudi king switches heir to son

By BBC Saudi Arabia’s king has appointed his son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince – replacing his nephew, Mohammed bin Nayef, as first in line to the throne. King Salman’s decree also means Prince Mohammed...
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YouTube lifts Swazi bare-breasted dancer restrictions

YouTube has lifted restrictions from videos showing Swaziland's reed dance, which feature bare-breasted women. A spokesperson for the video-sharing platform told the BBC that YouTube allows nudity when "culturally relevant or properly contextualised". Users who had...

Tokyo Governor resigns over spending scandal

By BBC The governor of Tokyo has said he is standing down amid a spending scandal, Japanese media report. Yoichi Masuzoe has faced fierce criticism over allegations he used official funds to pay for holidays, art...

Outrage over leprosy patient’s ID card

A leprosy patient in the south Indian city of Bangalore who lost her pension as she was unable to provide biometric data has now been given a new identity card to restore her welfare...

S.Sudan’s government using food as weapon of war -U.N. report

South Sudan President Salva Kiir’s government is using food as a weapon of war to target civilians by blocking life-saving aid in some areas, United Nations sanctions monitors told the Security Council in a...
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End finger pointing over eggs – EU chief

The EU's food safety commissioner has called for an end to countries "blaming and shaming" each other, after eggs were found to contain traces of an insecticide dangerous to humans. Vytenis Andriukaitis said EU ministers...

Eclipse spectacle set to grip US public

Skywatchers in the United States are preparing for a spectacular eclipse that is without precedent in their country's 241-year history. A total solar eclipse will sweep across the nation on Monday, from Oregon on the west...

Philippines storm kills more than 100

More than 100 people are reported to have been killed as a tropical storm swept through the southern Philippines, with dozens more missing. Storm Tembin brought flash flooding and mudslides to parts of Mindanao island. Two...

Uganda MPs scrap off presidential age limit

Uganda's parliament has approved a constitutional change that will allow the current president to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office. After three days of debate, MPs voted overwhelmingly to remove the age limit...
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Vanessa Kingori is British Vogue’s new Publishing Director

Vanessa Kingori, a Kenyan, is now the publishing director of British Vogue Vanessa Kingori's appointment as the publishing director of British Vogue comes shortly after the appointment of Edward Enniful as the magazine’s Editor-in-chief (EIC)....
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