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German family to give millions to charity after discovering ancestors' Nazi support

One of Germany's richest families is to give millions of euros to charity after learning about ancestors who enthusiastically supported the Nazis and used forced labour.

Four missing after being buried by avalanche in Swiss Alps

Four people are missing after being buried in an avalanche near Bovernier in the Swiss Alps.

Russian tourist arrested for trying to smuggle drugged orangutan out of Bali

A Russian tourist has been arrested for trying to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of the Indonesian resort island of Bali.

Government minister killed in al Shabab attack in Somalia

A minister is among five dead after gunmen stormed a government building in Somalia.

RAF to take 20 tonnes of supplies to Cyclone Idai survivors

RAF to take 20 tonnes of supplies to Cyclone Idai survivors

An RAF aircraft is to deliver 20 tonnes of UK aid supplies to countries devastated by Cyclone Idai.

Lagoon's 'incredible refuge' may hold secret to coral survival

Lagoon's 'incredible refuge' may hold secret to coral survival

The secret to coral survival in a warming world could lie in Aldabra's vast inland 'sea'.

Polls close in Thailand's first election since military coup

Polls close in Thailand's first election since military coup

Voting has ended in Thailand's first election since its military ousted an elected government in a 2014 coup.

No aid, no government - just a rusty fishing boat to flee Cyclone Idai carnage in Mozambique

No aid, no government - just a rusty fishing boat to flee Cyclone Idai carnage in Mozambique

We spotted a rusty-looking fishing boat fighting against the tide near Mozambique's port city of Beira.

More than 100 killed in Mali militia attack - reports

More than 100 killed in Mali militia attack - reports

More than a hundred people, including pregnant women and small children, have reportedly been killed by an ethnic militia in Mali.

Injured Norway cruise ship passengers airlifted in 'scary' ordeal

Injured Norway cruise ship passengers airlifted in 'scary' ordeal

More than 1,000 passengers are being airlifted one-by-one to safety from a cruise ship after its engines failed in stormy conditions.

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