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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe vows to stay on despite party pressure
Robert Mugabe defies his own party in a TV speech by clinging on to Zimbabwe's presidency. more

How great is China's influence?
The news that the head of Zimbabwe's military visited China days before it took power has sparked questions. more

Mohamed Salah: Egypt striker carries hopes of a nation at World Cup
Mohamed Salah, who has never even seen Egypt play in a World Cup, will carry the expectations of a nation when they compete at Russia 2018. more

Five things
Five things you need to know about the background to Zimbabwe's political crisis. more

'We need a new president'
The 93-year-old president fails to resign, and has vowed to stay in power for several weeks. more

Respect your elders: Why cultural norms benefit Mugabe
Why political veterans like Robert Mugabe still command the respect and goodwill of their opponents. more

Morocco food stampede kills 15 and wounds many
The incident occurred as a charity aid was distributing aid in the town of Sidi Boulaalam. more

Robert Mugabe fails to resign during live televised speech
The embattled president vows to stay on, despite widespread speculation that he would announce his resignation. more

Mazembe win first leg of Confed Cup final as SuperSport seize away goal
Holders TP Mazembe concede an away goal as they beat SuperSport United 2-1 in the first leg of the African Confederation Cup final. more

Dancing breaks out at Zanu-PF headquarters
People sing and celebrate as Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is sacked as ruling party leader. more

Chile election: Conservative Pinera to face Socialist Guillier in run-off
Ex-president SebastiƔn PiƱera wins the first round, but fails to avoid a run-off in December. more

A cool revolution
The "cold chain" profoundly changed the food we eat and the way we shop. more

Argentina missing submarine: Search hampered by bad weather
Rescuers face "very difficult" conditions in the hunt for an Argentine submarine with 44 crew on board. more

'Love has no border': Getting married at the US-Mexico border's 'door of hope'.
Every few months, US authorities open the gate to the fence separating the two countries and allow families to meet without a visa. more

Jesus in heels?
Katy Watson reports on how the growing polarisation in Brazilian society is affecting the arts. more

'Crying every day': Haitians could be sent home under Trump
Haitians granted protected status in the US face an uncertain future under the Trump administration. more

Venezuela crisis: Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma flees country
Mayor Antonio Ledezma, who had been under house arrest since 2015, escapes to Spain. more

Billionaire v news anchor
Chileans vote for a new president as President Michelle Bachelet comes to the end of her term. more

Mexico migrant killings: Suspect dies after arrest
A Mexican arrested in hospital by police over the killing of 72 migrants has since died. more

Battle to restore Mexico's quake-hit waterfall
After Mexico's devastating earthquake, locals could not afford to let the Agua Azul falls run dry. more

Why do so many US women die giving birth?
While progress has been made to curb death rates in other countries, the US has seen an increase. more

'Love has no border': Getting married at the US-Mexico border's 'door of hope'.
Every few months, US authorities open the gate to the fence separating the two countries and allow families to meet without a visa. more

Lena Dunham sorry for comment on writer accused of sexual assault
The Girls star admits she was "naive" in supporting a colleague after a sexual assault claim. more

US nuclear chief would resist 'illegal' presidential strike order
Gen John Hyten says that instead he would work to agree a legal alternative with a president. more

US warship and Japanese tug collide in latest incident
A US warship suffers slight damage after being struck by a Japanese tug. more

David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family star suffers organ failure
He is reported to require a liver transplant and has kidney problems. more

Cleaning up
Jeff Kurosaki and Tara Pelletier set up their vegan skincare firm to fund their art, now it makes nearly $1m a year. more

'Crying every day': Haitians could be sent home under Trump
Haitians granted protected status in the US face an uncertain future under the Trump administration. more

Palestinians 'could freeze US ties' over Washington office closure
The US says the Palestinians can't have an office if they pursue Israelis at an international court. more

The world's biggest lithium battery farm
The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours. more