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Music streaming giant Spotify has been hit with a £1.1bn lawsuit for hosting songs which it allegedly doesn't have full rights to.
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Country's legislature launches a crackdown on employees who haven’t been turning up for work.
The image of a leader being able to launch missiles with the push of one finger has, for decades, instilled fear.
A growing number of Chinese pharmaceutical companies are trying to break into the United States, seeking regulatory approval to offer their treatments for cancer and other ailments.
Thousands of pro-government demonstrators have taken to the streets in cities across Iran after a week of anti-regime unrest over the country's economy.
A flaw in Intel microprocessors is leaving computers worldwide facing up to a 50% slowdown when performing particular tasks.
Dalit groups are protesting against violence involving right-wing Hindu groups in Pune city.
The firm will search a different and much smaller area - but will only get paid if successful.
Some suggest Foreign Minister Harry Kalaba's decision is aimed at putting pressure on the president.
Demonstrations across the country were broadcast on state television, a move apparently seeking to calm nerves after economic protests turned deadly.
The return of the hotline, suspended nearly two years ago, could lead to direct dialogue between the two Koreas after years of hair-trigger tensions.
Donald Trump has threatened to cut aid to Palestinians in his latest Twitter posts, accusing them of not showing the US any respect.
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The president’s tweet that he has a “much bigger” arsenal of nuclear weapons was met with dread and humor, of both the gallows and locker-room varieties.
The suspensions pointed to Beijing’s growing willingness to test forceful antipollution measures and assume a leading role in the fight against climate change.
The man was fed up with delays, including 30 minutes waiting to get off in Spain.
The tiny kitten briefly caused a busy Auckland motorway to be shut while police plucked it to safety.
Wildlife experts have been left mystified after children discovered nests of suspected snake eggs in their school sandpit.
The US president is mocked online after the latest in the war of words between the two nuclear-armed leaders.
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