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Stampede at Iran general's funeral leaves over 30 dead

Stampede at Iran general's funeral leaves over 30 dead

A stampede at the funeral for a top Iranian general killed more than 30 people and injured dozens more on Tuesday in the southeastern city of Kerman, state television reported.

Saudi court sentences five to death over Khashoggi murder

Saudi court sentences five to death over Khashoggi murder

'The court issued death sentences on five men who directly took part in the killing,' the prosecutor said in a statement.

Springboks' Tendai ‘Beast’ Mtawarira retires from international rugby

Springboks' Tendai ‘Beast’ Mtawarira retires from international rugby

Beast started the final against England, which South Africa won 32-12, before being replaced by Steven Kirchoff soon after half-time in a pre-arranged move.

Acclaimed novelist, Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison dies at 88

Acclaimed novelist, Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison dies at 88

Toni Morrison received numerous other accolades including the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993..

Caster Semenya loses court challenge against IAAF testosterone rules

Caster Semenya loses court challenge against IAAF testosterone rules

Caster Semenya has been fighting regulations imposed by the International Association of Athletics Federations that compel "hyperandrogenic" athletes - or those with "differences of sexual development" (DSD) - to lower their testosterone levels if they wish to compete as women.

Aretha Franklin funeral bishop apologises for 'groping' Grande

Aretha Franklin funeral bishop apologises for 'groping' Grande

After her performance, Grande was congratulated by Bishop Charles H. Ellis III, who wrapped his arm around her, his hand high above her waist and his fingers pressed against her chest.