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VIDEO: US states prepare for Hurricane Joaquin

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 2:33
related countries: United States United States

After the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy in 2012 preparations against Hurricane Joaquin are under way in North Carolina.
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VIDEO: African immigrants shut out in Quebec

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 2:45
related countries: Canada Canada, France France
related places: Quebec

Rude awakening for Canada's French-speaking immigrants
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Why India man was lynched over beef rumours

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 3:52
related countries: India India

Why Indian man was lynched over beef rumours
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VIDEO: The migrants 'outsourced' to Slovakia

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 5:42
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

Austria is "outsourcing" some of the people trying to claim asylum there - the first 100 have just arrived in Slovakia, as Bethany Bell reports.
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Japan shares up despite Tankan survey

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 6:20
related countries: Japan Japan

Japanese shares are higher despite a key quarterly survey showing business confidence among big manufacturers worsened in the third quarter.
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VIDEO: Crackdown on smugglers in Ethiopia

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 6:28
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

As Europe continues to grapple with the migrant crisis, Ethiopia has intensified a crackdown on smugglers it blames for luring thousands of people who want to seek better lives abroad.
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VIDEO: Malaysia state fund denies misconduct

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 6:30
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

The head of the troubled Malaysian state fund 1MDB denies claims of wrongdoing and any involvement in the $700m that ended up in the prime minister's bank account.
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Thirsty India leopard gets head stuck in pot

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 6:40
related countries: India India

A male leopard spends five hours with its head stuck in a metal pot in a village in the northern Indian state of Rajasthan.
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Australia detains US anti-abortionist

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 7:28
related countries: Australia Australia, United States United States

Australia detains US anti-abortion campaigner Troy Newman for attempting to enter the country after his visa was revoked.
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Australia change 14 for England game

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 7:46
related countries: Uruguay Uruguay, Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australia make 14 changes to the team that beat Uruguay for Saturday's crucial World Cup match against England.
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Thai government websites in DDoS attack

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 7:54
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Several Thai government websites are taken offline by a suspected DDoS attack, in an apparent protest against plans to limit internet access.
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VIDEO: Trump: I'll send Syrian refugees back

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 8:09
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States

Donald Trump says he will send home all Syrian refugees the US accepts if he becomes president.
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Chinese manufacturing still shrinking

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 8:10
related countries: China China

Factory activity in China continued to contract in September, according to the government's official manufacturing survey.
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Fresh blast hits China's Guangxi

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 8:21
related countries: China China

Chinese authorities are investigating a fresh explosion in Guangxi province, a day after a series of parcel bombs in the area killed seven people.
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Film director John Guillermin dies

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 8:31
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British director John Guillermin, whose films included The Towering Inferno and Death on the Nile, dies aged 89.
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Russia and US military to talk on Syria

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 8:56
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States

The US and Russian military are to hold talks "as soon as possible" to avoid their forces clashing in Syria following Moscow's air attacks on Wednesday.
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VIDEO: Banksy works miss target at US auction

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:02
related countries: United States United States

Two murals by the graffiti artist Banksy have sold for less than expected at an auction in the United States.
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Button staying at McLaren for 2016

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

McLaren announce that Britain's 2009 world champion Jenson Button will continue to drive for them in 2016.
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Afghan forces claim Kunduz control

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:13
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Afghan officials say they have regained control of key areas of the northern city of Kunduz, several days after it was seized by the Taliban.
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Car smoking ban comes into force

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:49
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A law banning smoking in vehicles where children are present comes into force in England and Wales, but police say they will be taking a non-confrontational approach.
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Prince Philip honour 'injudicious'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:52
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Former Australian PM Tony Abbott admits his decision to award Prince Philip a knighthood, a move that sparked public and political backlash, was "injudicious".
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Paris smokers face stiff fine for butts

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:55
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Smokers caught flicking cigarette stubs on to the pavement in Paris face a €68 (£50) fine under stricter measures.
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Wales ranked one place behind Brazil

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 9:57
related countries: Brazil Brazil, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Wales are one place behind Brazil - and remain above England - after reaching eighth in the Fifa world football rankings.
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Clinton email targeted by hackers

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 10:14
related countries: Russia Russia

Hackers apparently based in Russia targeted Hillary Clinton's private email account while she was secretary of state, newly released emails show.
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Farc rebels to halt military training

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 10:25
related countries: Colombia Colombia

A week after a key deal on transitional justice was reached at peace talks, Colombia's Farc rebels say they will halt their military training.
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VIDEO: Russia's military hardware in Syria

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 10:55
related countries: Syria Syria

Details of Russia's cutting edge military technology being deployed in Syria.
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Fierce clashes in Afghan city of Kunduz

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:08
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Fierce fighting is under way between Afghan forces and the Taliban in Kunduz, despite government claims it has regained control of key areas.
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Bake Off semi-final draws 10 million

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Great British Bake Off semi-final records its highest ratings of the series so far, with an average of 10 million people tuning in to watch four become three.
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Centre Joseph earns England recall

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:23
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Jonathan Joseph starts in place of Sam Burgess as England make three changes for the World Cup game against Australia.
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CIA pulls staff from China after hack

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:25
related countries: United States United States, China China
related places: Beijing

The CIA withdraws staff from the US embassy in Beijing, fearing data stolen from government computers could expose agents, the Washington Post reports.
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Iran Hajj death toll rises to 464

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:36
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Iran says the number of its citizens who died in Hajj stampede in Saudi Arabia is now 464 - nearly double previous toll.
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VIDEO: Russian military releases strikes video

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 11:54
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

The Russian military releases drone footage that it says shows a second wave of air strikes being carried out on targets within Syria.
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Radar reveals new Tutankhamun rooms

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 12:23
related countries: Egypt Egypt, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The Egyptian pharaoh queen Nefertiti could be buried in two newly-discovered rooms in King Tutankhamun's tomb, according to a British archaeologist.
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Hong Kong's first panda cub expected

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 12:29
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

A giant panda in Hong Kong called Ying Ying is pregnant and due to give birth within a week, officials at an amusement park say.
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India police charge toddler with theft

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 12:40
related countries: India India

Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh are left red-faced after charging a two-year-old boy with theft.
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UK women found dead off Spanish coast

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 12:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Spain Spain

The bodies of two British women who went missing off the Costa Brava are found by search and rescue teams in Spain.
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Turkey deaths as bus hits commuters

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 12:52
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Ankara

At least 11 people are killed and several others injured after a bus hits a queue of people at a bus stop in the Turkish capital, Ankara.
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Sturridge not named in England squad

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 13:20
related countries: Lithuania Lithuania, Estonia Estonia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Liverpool

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is left out of the England squad for the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Estonia and Lithuania.
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Why does Belarus President Lukashenko take son Kolya to work?

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 13:32
related countries: Belarus Belarus

Belarus president takes son on state business
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Blaze at residential tower in UAE

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 13:47
related countries: United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
related places: Sharjah

A high-rise residential building in Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates has caught fire, sending plumes of thick black smoke into the air.
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Zimbabwe to ban electric water heaters

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 14:29
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe is to ban electric water heaters and require all new properties to use solar power, in an attempt to tackle big power shortages.
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Russia launches fresh Syria strikes

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:06
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

Russia has launched air strikes in Syria for a second day, targeting rebel positions in the north-west and centre of the country.
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VW suspends thousands of UK car sales

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Volkswagen will stop selling thousands of diesel vehicles in the UK in the wake of the emissions scandal.
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South African king jailed for kidnap

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:20
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The king of Nelson Mandela's Thembu ethnic group is sentenced to 12 years in prison for charges including kidnapping, assault and arson.
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Rwanda 'training' Burundi rebels

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:29
related countries: Burundi Burundi, Rwanda Rwanda

Burundi accuses neighbouring Rwanda of training rebels seeking to destabilise the country, and harbouring a failed coup leader.
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Nepal bans sale of petrol for cars

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:33
related countries: Nepal Nepal

Nepal stops the sale of petrol to all private vehicles in an attempt to tackle a fuel crisis brought about by opposition to its new constitution.
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Konta run ended by Williams in China

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 15:39
related countries: China China

Britain's Johanna Konta loses in three sets to former world number one Venus Williams in the Wuhan Open quarter-finals.
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'No' EU campaign attacks rival group

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 16:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A group formed to push for a UK exit from the EU tells a rival Eurosceptic campaign to "shut up" and brands its leader a "has been".
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'Australia wrong to cancel tour'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 16:35
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, Australia Australia, Bangladesh Bangladesh

Australia were "overly sensitive" to postpone a tour of Bangladesh over security, says the president of Pakistan's Cricket Board.
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VIDEO: Fahmy: Canadian PM 'let me down'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 16:58
related countries: Canada Canada

In his first broadcast interview since being pardoned, Mohamed Fahmy has been critical of the Canadian Prime Minister
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VIDEO: Burn victim's emotional reunion with nurse

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 17:10
related countries: United States United States

A woman in the US has been reunited with a nurse who cared for her as a baby, after launching a social media campaign to find her.
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Trump: I would send Syria refugees home

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 17:11
related countries: Syria Syria, United States United States

Republican Donald Trump says he would send home all Syrian refugees the US accepts, if he becomes president.
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UK boy plotted Anzac police beheadings

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 17:12
related countries: Australia Australia

A plot by a Blackburn teenager to attack police at an Anzac Day parade in Australia would have resulted in deaths if it had not been stopped, a court hears.
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Wales 23-13 Fiji

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 17:48
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Fiji Fiji

Wales' 23-13 win over Fiji helps the home side take a huge stride towards the Rugby World Cup 2015 quarter-finals.
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Russia's intervention lifts Syria crisis to new level

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 17:57
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

Russian intervention lifts Syria crisis to new level
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Hurricane strengthens near Bahamas

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 18:12
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

Hurricane Joaquin, the third of the Atlantic season, strengthens into a category 4 storm as it nears the Bahamas, the US National Hurricane Center says.
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Burkina Faso coup leader 'in custody'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 18:26
related countries: Burkina Faso Burkina Faso

Gen Gilbert Diendere - the leader of last month's short-lived coup in Burkina Faso - is now in the custody of the country's security forces, sources say.
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Ten dead in US college shooting

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 18:37
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oregon

At least 10 people have been killed in a shooting at Umpqua Community College in the US state of Oregon, US media report.
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Ancient tomb 'for friend of Alexander'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 19:03
related countries: Greece Greece

An archaeologist investigating an ancient Greek tomb from Alexander the Great's era suggests it was a shrine for his closest friend Hephaestion.
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Monaco 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 19:09
related countries: Monaco Monaco

Tottenham concede a late goal to draw against a poor Monaco side in the group stages of the Europa League.
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Russia defends Syria air strikes

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 19:28
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia, United States United States

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov defends his country's air strikes in Syria, saying they target the same militants as the US-led coalition.
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Sherwood 'blocked Grealish invite'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 19:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Roy Hodgson says he wanted to invite Jack Grealish to train with England, but was blocked by Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood.
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Wales spent after Fiji - Warburton

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 20:04
related countries: Fiji Fiji

Wales captain Sam Warburton says the 23-13 World Cup win over Fiji was one of the hardest games of his career.
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France 41-18 Canada

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 20:53
related countries: Canada Canada

France overcome a stern test from Canada to make it three wins from three in Rugby World Cup Pool D.
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Hurricane Joaquin batters Bahamas

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 20:54
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

Hurricane Joaquin brings heavy rains and winds to parts of the Bahamas after it was reclassified up to the second strongest type of storm.
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Israeli couple shot dead in West Bank

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 21:09
related countries: Israel Israel

An Israeli couple travelling with their four young children have been killed by Palestinian gunmen in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military says.
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Russia's Syria strikes 'indiscriminate'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 21:40
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

The White House says Russian air strikes against militants in Syria are "indiscriminate" and threaten to draw Russia more deeply into the crisis.
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Freed reporter 'let down' by Canada PM

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 22:02
related countries: Canada Canada, Egypt Egypt

Al Jazeera journalist Mohammed Fahmy, recently pardoned and released from jail in Egypt, accuses Canadian PM Stephen Harper of letting him down.
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VIDEO: Aftermath of Russia's Syria strikes

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 22:31
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

The BBC has obtained exclusive footage of what appears to be the aftermath of a Russian airstrike in Syria which locals say left 18 people dead.
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Anti-abortionist fights deportation

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 22:42
related countries: Australia Australia, United States United States

US anti-abortion activist Troy Newman is to launch an appeal against his deportation after he was detained for entering Australia without a visa.
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US Hercules 'crashes in Afghanistan'

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 22:49
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States
related places: Jalalabad

A US Hercules aircraft crashes at an airport in Jalalabad in Afghanistan, news agencies report.
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Why are statues of Indian icon Ambedkar being caged?

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:04
related countries: India India

Why statues of Indian icon are being caged
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Sierra Leone athlete cannot stay in UK

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Sierra Leone Sierra Leone
related places: Glasgow

A Sierra Leonean sprinter who went missing after competing at Glasgow's Commonwealth Games and later applied to stay in the UK is told his application has been refused.
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Benjamin Britten's 'lost' Malaysian anthem

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:07
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

The tune Benjamin Britten wrote in vain for Malaysia
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T-Mobile US customer data stolen

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:14
related countries: United States United States

Hackers target credit agency Experian to steal the personal information of about 15 million T-Mobile customers and applicants for contracts in the US.
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Why are Iranian husbands standing up for their wives?

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:22
related countries: Iran Iran

Why are Iranian husbands sticking up for their wives?
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Brazil's farmers wake up to their coffee

Thursday 1st of October 2015, 23:35
related countries: Botswana Botswana

How Brazilian farmers are doubling the value of their coffee
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