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The United Nations says the rule of law is "virtually absent" in the crisis-wracked country. READ MORE

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Video: Shenzhen, from small fishing port to China’s Silicon Valley

As French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe begins a four-day visit to China in the south-eastern city of Shenzhen, our team reports from this former fishing village that’s been transformed into a giant metropolis in the space of a few decades. Shenzhen is now one of China’s richest cities. Foreign capital flows in constantly and every… READ MORE

Kate Spade's father dies before her funeral

Kate Spade's father, "heartbroken" over her death, dies a day before the designer is laid to rest. READ MORE

Dorothea Lange: Piercing portraits from US history

An exhibition marks the first UK survey of one of the most influential photographers of the 20th Century. READ MORE

Koreas in talks to resume reunions of war-split families

North and South Korean officials met Friday for talks on resuming reunions of families divided by the 1950-53 Korean War as the rivals boost reconciliation amid a diplomatic push to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis. READ MORE

Bomb threat closes major London station

A man on the tracks claiming he had a bomb has been detained by police. READ MORE

Swiss keeper cooks up a storm

There are few lonelier places than being the team's goalkeeper, especially when you're culpable for a mistake. READ MORE

India activists performing street play abducted and raped

The women were performing a street play to raise awareness on human trafficking when they were abducted. READ MORE

India police 'sorry' for lynching photo

Police apologise for a picture of a lynched man being dragged by a mob with three officers present. READ MORE

Home and Away's Orpheus Pledger helped stop street attack

Orpheus Pledger says he sensed "something was wrong" before a violent attempted robbery in Sydney. READ MORE