106122854 c5f5d575 0024 4a63 9dda fc63bd080743 - Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó's chief of staff detained
US & World

Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó's chief of staff detained

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Damage at Mr Marrero’s residence in Caracas Venezuelan intelligence agents have detained a senior aide to opposition leader Juan Guaidó after a raid on his Caracas home, say legislators. Mr Guaidó has demanded the immediate release of his chief of staff Roberto Marrero, whose whereabouts are unknown. The nearby home […]

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R. Kelly asks judge for permission to play Dubai concerts

106117684 052999927 - Nicaragua agrees to free all opposition prisoners

Nicaragua agrees to free all opposition prisoners

106116727 053075618 - Dutch PM loses senate majority to populists - exit poll

Dutch PM loses senate majority to populists – exit poll

106116900 p074523g - Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons

106117214 jacinda - Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons, says PM

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand to ban military style weapons, says PM

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106107380 tv052345301 - Testosterone rules for female athletes 'unscientific'
Health

Testosterone rules for female athletes 'unscientific'

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption South African athlete Caster Semenya has been prevented from competing for nearly a year New rules to reduce naturally high testosterone levels in female athletes have been branded “unscientific”. Last year, athletics chiefs ruled women with levels of five nanomoles per litre or more must have hormone treatment before […]

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NHS 'no chance of training enough staff'

106114785 tv043834522 - Unprecedented drug shortage linked to Brexit, NHS bosses say

Unprecedented drug shortage linked to Brexit, NHS bosses say

106110035 de42 - 'My anorexia really loved Instagram'

'My anorexia really loved Instagram'

106110845 hotelroom - Hotel guests 'secretly filmed and live-streamed'
Technology

Hotel guests 'secretly filmed and live-streamed'

Image copyright Getty Images More than 1,500 hotel guests were secretly filmed with footage of them live-streamed to the internet, according to police in South Korea. The illicit activity was discovered in 42 rooms across 31 hotels around the country, reports CNN. It said cameras were hidden in digital TV boxes, wall sockets and hairdryer […]

105475183 877c69b9 4436 4c49 8d40 2a07d82e36eb - Artificial intelligence: Algorithms face scrutiny over potential bias

Artificial intelligence: Algorithms face scrutiny over potential bias

106111303 apple airpods worlds most popular wireless headphones hey siri 03202019 - Apple's new AirPods have Siri built-in

Apple's new AirPods have Siri built-in

103485768 adssss - Facebook settles job discrimination case

Facebook settles job discrimination case

106118747 5 - Bloodhound: Land speed record car is relaunched
Science/Nature

Bloodhound: Land speed record car is relaunched

Image copyright BLOODHOUND LSR Image caption Bloodhound’s turbocharger: Ian Warhurst is the engineer-businessman who has stepped in The Bloodhound supersonic car is back, under new management and preparing to renew its pursuit of the land speed record. The project went into administration last year, unable to secure the financing needed to go racing – even […]

106107108 gettyimages 513452022 - Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies
Science/Nature

Mount Everest: Melting glaciers expose dead bodies

Image copyright Frank Bienewald Image caption Most of the dead bodies of mountaineers have appeared on the Khumbu glacier Expedition operators are concerned at the number of climbers’ bodies that are becoming exposed on Mount Everest as its glaciers melt. Nearly 300 mountaineers have died on the peak since the first ascent attempt and two-thirds […]

106112794 mediaitem106112793 - Rogue waves occurring less but 'becoming more extreme'
Science/Nature

Rogue waves occurring less but 'becoming more extreme'

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption Rogue waves are a growing threat for the global shipping industry Rogue waves – huge swells that can appear from calm seas – are occurring less often but becoming more extreme, data from the US coast suggests. In the largest study of its kind, scientists analysed 20 years […]

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