Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian wins top WHO job

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia will be the next director general of the World Health Organization (WHO). He will be the first African to head up the UN agency, after... Read More

Skepta wins songwriter of the year at Ivor Novello awards

Skepta wins songwriter of the year at Ivor Novello awards

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Star also won best contemporary song as rise of grime was seen at ceremony previously dominated by white artists Grime’s grip on the music industry... Read More

Eurovision 2017: Portugal's ballad wins contest

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Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition’s history. Salvador Sobral, 27, won with his ballad Amar Pelos Dois, which was written by his... Read More

Nafisah Baba wins BBC Young Dancer 2017 prize

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Nafisah Baba has won the BBC’s Young Dancer 2017 prize, beating four other finalists. Baba, 20, a contemporary dancer from London, was crowned... Read More

AI wins $290,000 in Chinese poker competition

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An artificial intelligence program has beaten a team of six poker players at a series of exhibition matches in China. The AI system, called Lengpudashi, won a landslide victory and... Read More

Uncharted 4 wins best game at Baftas awards

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Uncharted 4 has won the best game at this year’s Bafta Games Awards. Developers from its studio, Naughty Dog, said it was “unexpected”.... Read More