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'Moonlight' shines at Oscars with best picture win

HOLLYWOOD, United States, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - "Moonlight," a
poignant story of human connection and self-discovery in the tough projects of southern Florida, w...More...

Shrine to Islamist murderer reveals Pakistan's challenges

BARA KAHU, Pakistan, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Pakistan has renewed its vow to root out extremism after a fresh wave of attacks, but a rose-covered shrine in Islamabad bui...More...

Bomb attack, police shootout in Indonesian city

BANDUNG, Indonesia, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A small bomb exploded in a park in the Indonesian city of Bandung on Monday, with the attacker fleeing into government office...More...

South Korea special prosecutors' corruption probe to end

SEOUL, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Special prosecutors investigating the swirling corruption scandal that has embroiled South Korea's impeached President Park Geun-Hye and a...More...

China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi to visit US

BEIJING, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - China's top diplomat will be in the US this week, becoming the highest-level Chinese official to visit the United States since President...More...

Britain's oldest MP and Labour veteran dies aged 86

LONDON, Feb 27, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Britain's oldest serving MP and a veteran lawmaker for the opposition Labour party, Gerald Kaufman, died on Sunday at the age of 86, his ...More...