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In pictures: Tens of thousands gather for pro-Navalny protests

Tens of thousands brave a police crackdown to show support for jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Tse Chi Lop: Alleged Asian drug lord arrested in Amsterdam

Australia believes Tse Chi Lop's syndicate controls up to 70% of narcotics entering the country.

Auctioneers predict 'world record' for rare whisky

A 1926 Macallan - one of only 14 in existence - is expected to sell for more than £1.2m next month.

Even a pandemic won't stop Kathleen's 105th birthday

Kathleen celebrated her milestone birthday at her care home in Exeter, where staff and residents had a party.

Girl's lost football travels over Irish Sea to Wales

A football lost in Ireland is found on a Welsh beach just seven days after it went missing.

White House: The full-sized Oval Office replica in Norfolk

Part of the White House has been cloned in Norfolk, thousands of miles from Washington DC.

Janice Nix: The drugs kingpin who joined the Probation Service

Janice Nix used to be one of London's most notorious drug dealers. How did she turn her life around?

Tunisians question whether life is better after Arab Spring

Ten years after ousting their strongman leader, some say the new system isn't working.

The homeless drug addict who became a history professor

Jesse Thistle, a high school dropout, overcame addiction and homelessness to pursue an academic career.

The paper that helped the homeless

How Street News became the first newspaper sold by homeless and unemployed vendors

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