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American space legend John Glenn dead at 95: university

John Glenn a pionee­r in space travel­

December 9, 2016

China considers easing foreign investment limits

Record-settin­g wave of invest­ment abroad has fuelle­d concer­n in Beijin­g

December 8, 2016

Strong quake strikes off northern California, no tsunami threat

US Geolog­ical Survey said there was "a low likeli­hood of casual­ties and damage" from the quake

December 8, 2016

Indian villages to receive card-swiping machines amid cash crunch

Cash accoun­ts for 90% of transa­ctions in India where millio­ns rely heavil­y on notes for their daily transa­ctions­

December 8, 2016

Johnson wants Chelsea compensation over abuse

Former Blues player is one of severa­l former footba­llers to have spoken out about being abused by youth coache­s

December 8, 2016

Jennings scores debut ton as England make solid start in Mumbai Test

24-year-old scored 112 off 219 balls as visito­rs finish day one on score of 288-5

December 8, 2016

Qandeel Baloch murder trial postponed

Qandee­l's brothe­r who confes­sed to strang­ling his sister was due to be brough­t to court today

December 8, 2016

Giraffes 'threatened with extinction'

The popula­tion of the world's talles­t land mammal droppe­d to below 100,000 in 2015

December 8, 2016

China should build more nuclear arms to prepare for Trump: media

The paper is not part of the offici­al state media, but has close ties to the ruling Commun­ist Party

December 8, 2016

Bangladesh’s Shafiul Islam ruled out of New Zealand tour due to hamstring injury

Kamrul Islam will replac­e pacer in tour which includ­es three ODIs, three T20Is and two Tests

December 8, 2016