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Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Phoenix reimagines arch-villain in new 'Joker' film

Joaquin Phoenix on Saturday said he wanted to create a unique Joker for his star turn as one of cinema's most recognisable villains, with an unidentifiable psychological profile and an ‘almost painful’ ...

US mayor apologises after violent arrest videos emerge

US mayor apologises after violent arrest videos emerge

The mayor of Phoenix apologised on Sunday after videos emerged showing police in the southwestern US city violently arresting a black family with young children.

Thailand raises shipwreck that killed 47 tourists

Thailand raises shipwreck that killed 47 tourists

Thailand on Saturday raised the shipwreck that killed 47 Chinese tourists in July, part of an ongoing investigation into the cause of the boat capsizing, officials said.

Recovery divers in Thai boat disaster confronted by underwater tomb

Recovery divers in Thai boat disaster confronted by underwater tomb

A scene of horror in the hull of a sunken boat: mothers still holding babies, their bodies suspended in water as the lower lounge of the Phoenix became a tomb in one of Thailand's worst ever sea disasters.

Parents must play role in the care of freed Chibok girls, say campaigners

Parents must play role in the care of freed Chibok girls, say campaigners

The parents of the 21 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram in October after two and a half years in captivity must be involved in the Nigerian government’s efforts to care for the girls and reintegrate them into society, campaigners said yesterday.