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Teen pulls off $4.6m HK diamond heist

Hong Kong police were on the hunt for a teenage girl who they say made off with a multimillion-dollar diamond necklace.

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Church to consecrates first female bishop

The Church of England ends centuries of male-only leadership when it consecrates its first female bishop amid fierce opposition.

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Man fired after being revealed as gay

A Chinese court has heard what is believed to be the country's first lawsuit over gay workplace discrimination.

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Stung by rejection? Adopt a scorpion
January 26 2015 at 16:56

The San Francisco Zoo is offering the chance to “adopt” a roach or scorpion in honour of that special ex for Valentine's Day.

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Trial on ‘exploiting’ L’Oreal heiress opens
January 26 2015 at 16:54

The trial of ten people accused of exploiting France's richest woman Liliane Bettencourt began.

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Japan PM vows have hostage released
January 26 2015 at 16:54

PM Shinzo Abe said that his country would use “all possible means” to bring about the release of a second Islamic State hostage.

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Teen pulls off $4.6m HK diamond heist
January 26 2015 at 15:39

Hong Kong police were on the hunt for a teenage girl who they say made off with a multimillion-dollar diamond necklace.

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Church to consecrates first female bishop
January 26 2015 at 13:16

The Church of England ends centuries of male-only leadership when it consecrates its first female bishop amid fierce opposition.

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Man fired after being revealed as gay
January 26 2015 at 13:16

A Chinese court has heard what is believed to be the country's first lawsuit over gay workplace discrimination.

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Men busted with frozen tiger, monkeys
January 26 2015 at 13:16

Police in Vietnam have arrested two men after they were caught carrying frozen carcasses of a tiger and three monkeys.

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Dozens killed in southern Philippines fighting
January 26 2015 at 13:15

Fighting between police and Muslim rebels in the southern Philippines has left at least 43 people dead, a police report said.

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Media blames Abe for hostage’s killing
January 26 2015 at 10:12

Chinese state media says Japanese PM Shinzo Abe is to blame for the death of a hostage at the hands of the Islamic State group.

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Obama attends India’s Republic Day parade
January 26 2015 at 10:10

India celebrated its 66th Republic Day with a display of military might and President Barack Obama as chief guest.

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