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BDS activists slam Chris Rock for performing in Israel

Comedian's Tel Aviv show to go ahead after pro-Palestinian activists compare it to performing in apartheid South Africa.

Chris Rock

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Quebec parties oppose marking day against Islamophobia

Muslim leaders have called to designate anniversary of a deadly mosque attack as a national day against Islamophobia.

Quebec City mosque

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Har Gobind Khorana: Why Google honours him today

Hailed for constructing the first synthetic gene, Har Gobind Khorana would have been 96 on January 9.

Har Gobind Khorana

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US: Climate disasters set new record at $306bn in 2017

Sixteen extreme weather events in the US last year 'shattered' the 2005 record of $215bn, American weather agency says.

Wildfires in California

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Golden Globes 2018: 'Time's up' on sexual harassment

Women from service and other industries attend awards show to shed light on systemic sexual abuse in the workplace.

Oprah Winfrey

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Fire and Fury: Bannon tries to make amends with Trump

Steve Bannon, the main source for the bombshell behind-the-scenes book on Donald Trump's White House, is trying to make amends with the US president.

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US working 'to fix' Iran nuclear deal: Tillerson

Secretary of state says officials and US legislators are in talks to save the landmark nuclear agreement with Tehran.

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

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US astronaut John Young dies aged 87

Young landed on the moon in 1972 and was the commander of the first space shuttle flight.

US astronaut John Young

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'We put our man on top', Trump said on MBS, book claims

Controversial book about the US president suggests close ties between Trump administration and Saudi crown prince.

Trump has been openly supportive of Mohammed bin Salman

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Turkey slams US verdict convicting banker in Iran sanctions case

Turkish banker Hakan Atilla was found guilty in a US court of violating Washington's sanctions against Iran.

Mehmet Hakan Atilla

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We break down Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the alleged Russia meddling in the 2016 elections.

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