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Zimbabwe's new leader to be sworn in

Emmerson Mnangagwa is to be sworn in as Zimbabwe's president, following the dramatic departure of Robert Mugabe after 37 years of authoritarian rule

Ecuador warns Assange over support for Catalonian independence

Ecuador has told WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to avoid making statements that could affect the country's international relations after he expressed support for Catalonian independence from Spain

Benefits of coffee outweigh risks, says study

Benefits of coffee outweigh risks, says study

Moderate coffee drinking is safe, and three to four cups a day may have some health benefits, according to a large review of previous studies

Myanmar, Bangladesh to ink Rohingya return deal

Myanmar, Bangladesh to ink Rohingya return deal

Myanmar expects to sign an accord on Thursday over terms for the return of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh

Russian lawmaker investigated in France

Russian lawmaker investigated in France

A billionaire Russian lawmaker is under formal investigation in France on suspicion of tax evasion

US condemns 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya

US condemns 'ethnic cleansing' of Rohingya

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Myanmar's military action against the minority Muslim Rohingya population constitutes ethnic cleansing

China tells Myanmar military it wants closer ties

China tells Myanmar military it wants closer ties

China wants closer ties with Myanmar’s military to help protect regional peace and security, a senior Chinese general told the visiting head of the southeast Asian country’s army

US Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea, three missing

US Navy plane crashes in Philippine Sea, three missing

A US Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in the Philippine Sea south of Japan on Wednesday