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News24’s breaking news wire service brings you the latest South African, African and international news reports and press updates from newsrooms across the country. | Labour's Jeremy Corbyn backs second Brexit referendum

Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain's main opposition Labour party, has said it is "right to demand" a second referendum on any deal about the country's departure from the European Union, or Brexit. | Sperm donor is legal father: Australian High Court

A man who donated sperm so his gay friend could have a baby more than a decade ago must be recognised as the girl's father, Australia's High Court has ruled. | WATCH: Racist attacks on the rise in Italy, independent monitors warn

The NGO Lunaria says the increase in the number of attacks is linked to the hostile political atmosphere. | WATCH: 'Four more years': Trump fans elated with re-election launch

US President Donald Trump's supporters are elated after he launches his 2020 re-election campaign much the same way he rode to power in 2016. WATCH NOW. | MH17 crash probe set to name suspects

International investigators are expected to announce charges against several suspects in the shooting down of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine five years ago in an attack which killed all 298 people on board. | France has lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally: poll

France has the lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally, according to the world's biggest survey on public attitudes toward health and science, which was published on Wednesday. | WATCH: Historic US drug bust nets 16 tonnes of cocaine

US authorities said they had seized around 16 tonnes of cocaine with an estimated street value of over $1bn in a historic drug bust aboard a ship at the port of Philadelphia. | Russia, China warn US over sending 1 000 new troops to the Gulf

The US is "pumping up tensions" and could open "Pandora's box" in the Middle East after announcing it will deploy 1 000 more troops to the already volatile region, Russia and China have said. | WATCH: Leave EU by October 31 or pay the price: Boris Johnson

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson advanced on the prize of Britain's top political job in the second round of a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May. WATCH NOW. | WATCH: California police put Robocop on patrol in park

A Southern California police force is welcoming a robot to the department. WATCH NOW. | Promised $9 million online, US teen killed 'best friend': police

An American teenager has been charged with conspiring to murder her "best friend" after a man she met online offered her $9 million to commit the crime. | Hong Kong protest fallout | Trump re-election kickoff: WATCH the top world news videos for today

Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers call on Carrie Lam to step down | In 2020 kickoff, Trump promises cancer, Aids cures; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH. | Incumbency is powerful. Is Trump poised for re-election?

Donald Trump is expected to launch his re-election campaign, kicking off an age-old battle that most sitting US presidents wage for four more years of power. | Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the tremor, which hit 85km northeast of Honshu island. | Population of Earth to reach 9.7 billion in 2050: UN

The world population is expected to climb to 9.7 billion in 2050 from 7.7 billion today, with the population of sub-Saharan Africa doubling, a United Nations report released Monday said. | UK leadership race narrows to five as Johnson cements lead

The UK leadership race narrowed to five on Tuesday as Brexit figurehead Boris Johnson prepared to defend his runaway favourite status in his first television debate. | Venezuela frees lawmaker before UN rights chief visit

Venezuela has freed an opposition legislator who spent almost two months behind bars, parliament announced, ahead of a visit by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet. | WATCH: MAGA - What does this red hat mean to Americans?

The signature red hat made famous by US President Donald Trump has divided Americans on what it represents. | WATCH: How playing hip-hop music to cheese makes it taste better

If you want healthy plants, some people say that you should talk to them. If you want to make delicious cheese, try playing hip-hop music. | WATCH: Climate change protesters glue themselves to street in Brisbane

Two climate change protesters have glued themselves to a pedestrian crossing in Queen Street Brisbane, via a connecting pipe between them.

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