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India beef lynching 'premeditated'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 0:18
related countries: India India

A commission of inquiry in India concludes that the lynching of a man over rumours he kept and consumed beef was premeditated.
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Germany reaffirms Holocaust culpability

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 0:26
related countries: Israel Israel, Germany Germany

Germany insists it was responsible for the Holocaust after Israel's prime minister claimed a Palestinian leader told the Nazis to kill Europe's Jews.
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Life after jail: India man cleared of terrorism starts teaching

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 1:17
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

The man cleared in Mumbai's train blasts starts a new life
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Art dealers top annual power list

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 1:27
related countries: China China

Art dealers Iwan and Manuela Wirth have been named the most powerful figures in the art world - with Chinese artist Ai Weiwei in second place.
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France's most powerful far-right mayor

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 1:41
related countries: France France

The French mayor who has placed children under curfew
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Pakistan and Afghanistan: The new Great Game

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 2:35
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Pakistan Pakistan

What is Pakistan's agenda when it comes to Afghanistan?
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'Key' arrests in El Chapo escape plot

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 3:18
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: El Chapo

Mexican officials say they have arrested six key people who allegedly helped fugitive drug cartel leader Joaquin Guzman escape from jail in July.
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Australia senators query Putin emoji

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 3:36
related countries: Russia Russia, Aruba Aruba

Australian senators grill foreign ministry officials over their boss Julie Bishop's use of a red-faced emoji to describe Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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Dutch university wins solar car race

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 4:16
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Aruba Aruba

A team from Delft University in the Netherlands has won a 3,000km (1,800 mile) solar car race in the Australian outback.
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Australia secures Hollywood sequels

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 5:08
related countries: Australia Australia

The sequels to Hollywood blockbusters Thor and Prometheus will be filmed in Australia, with the backing of A$47m ($34m; £22m) in federal funds.
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US pours scorn on Assad Moscow trip

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 5:09
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

The White House condemns a visit to Moscow by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, accusing Russia of putting on a "red carpet welcome".
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Thursday's gossip column

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 6:30
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Spain Spain
related places: Porto, Liverpool

Chelsea's Hazard seeks Real Madrid move, Liverpool chase Porto midfielder, Man City in talks with Brazil teenager, plus more.
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First of Korean reunions ends in North

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 6:43
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The first of rare reunions between South and North Korean family members, seeing each other after decades, comes to an end in the North.
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Man held in US 'road rage' killing

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 6:46
related countries: United States United States
related places: New Mexico

New Mexico police take a man into custody after a four-year-old girl was killed in an apparent road rage dispute.
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Jay Z cleared over Big Pimpin' case

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 8:03
related countries: United States United States

Jay Z and Timbaland are cleared of copyright infringement in a US trial over the 1999 track Big Pimpin'.
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Chinese mainland shares finish higher

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 8:38
related countries: China China

Chinese mainland shares rose to finish the day higher on Thursday, recovering some of the previous day's losses.
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Calais migrants to get heated tents

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 8:52
related countries: France France
related places: Calais

France announces new heated tents for women and child migrants in the port city of Calais, as hundreds more police are to be deployed.
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Xi Jinping bids farewell to Queen

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 9:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China
related places: Edinburgh

President Xi Jinping will bid a formal farewell to the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh on Thursday as the Chinese leader continues his UK state visit.
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VIDEO: Clinton to face Benghazi committee

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 9:17
related countries: United States United States

Hillary Clinton is going to appear before a Congressional committee investigating the deadly attack on the US diplomatic mission in Benghazi.
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Cruyff 'diagnosed with lung cancer'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 9:19
related countries: Spain Spain

Former Netherlands great Johan Cruyff has been diagnosed with lung cancer, according to reports in Spain.
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Mary Berry joins US Bake Off special

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 9:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Celebrity chef Mary Berry is heading to the US for a festive-themed remake of The Great British Bake Off.
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Vanuatu jails 14 MPs for corruption

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 9:23
related countries: Vanuatu Vanuatu

A Vanuatu court sentences 14 MPs, including several cabinet ministers, to prison on charges of corruption, sparking political turmoil in the Pacific nation.
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UK retail sales rise in September

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 10:46
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK retail sales grew for the 29th month in September, partly due to the Rugby World Cup, held across England and in Cardiff.
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VIDEO: Refugees over-charged for food in UN camp

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 10:47
related countries: Jordan Jordan

Refugees in one of the UN's biggest camps in Jordan are being over-charged for food in the only shop available there.
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Plane birth sparks Taiwan controversy

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:00
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan

Emergency delivery raises questions in Taiwan
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Migrant crisis: Sweden doubles forecast

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:04
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Sweden's Migration Agency says up to 190,000 asylum seekers will arrive in the country this year and that it needs more funds to deal with the crisis.
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Russia beefs up Kurils military base

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:33
related countries: Russia Russia, Japan Japan

Russia says it will expand its military presence on the Kuril Islands, which lie off Japan's northern coast and are claimed by Japan.
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Three Dog Night singer Cory Wells dies

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:42
related countries: United States United States

Singer Cory Wells, from the 1970s US band Three Dog Night - known for hits such as Mama Told Me (Not To Come) and Joy To The World - dies aged 74.
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Portuguese left closes in on government

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:46
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The Portuguese president is due to decide whether to name Socialist leader Antonio Costa as head of a left-wing coalition that would include communists.
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Wales match 'cost' Ramsey - Wenger

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 11:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Ramsey

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger hints that playing for Wales in a Euro 2016 qualifier contributed to Aaron Ramsey's latest hamstring injury.
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May condemns lack of black officers

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The police in England and Wales do not represent their communities and the proportion of black and Asian officers is "not good enough", the home secretary says.
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Two Chinese held over diplomat killings

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:02
related countries: Philippines Philippines, China China

Philippine authorities say they will give China custody of the two suspects involved in the killing of two Chinese diplomats.
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Porsche market manipulation trial opens

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:04
related countries: Germany Germany

Two former Porsche executive go on trial in Germany accused of market manipulation over a failed Volkswagen takeover bid.
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China communists ban golf membership

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:15
related countries: China China

The Chinese Communist Party has banned all 88 million of its members from joining golf clubs in its latest update of rules on clean governance.
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Moody starts New Zealand semi-final

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:16
related countries: South Africa South Africa, New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand make one change for the World Cup semi-final with South Africa with Joe Moody in for injured prop Wyatt Crockett.
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Dead arms test role of clenched fist

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:26
related countries: United States United States

US scientists perform a macabre set of experiments to bolster their controversial argument that fist fights shaped the human hand.
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'No money' for Kenyan para-athletes

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 12:47
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Qatar Qatar
related places: Doha

Kenya's para-athletic team has failed to travel to the World Championships in Doha as government funding was pulled at the last minute, an official says.
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VIDEO: Putin speech at Valdai conference

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 13:20
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin is delivering a keynote speech to political and business leaders at the annual Valdai International Discussion Club.
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VIDEO: Solar-powered car race won by Dutch

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 13:20
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Australia Australia

A team from Delft University in the Netherlands wins a solar car race in Australia.
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Misbah century frustrates England

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 13:52
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Captain Misbah-ul-Haq's unbeaten 102 helps Pakistan recover to reach 282-4 on day one of the second Test against England.
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VIDEO: Clinton testifies on Benghazi attack

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 13:59
related countries: Libya Libya, United States United States

Hillary Clinton appears in front of a Congressional committee about the attack on a US consulate in Libya in 2012 that killed the US ambassador and three other Americans.
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Israeli shot dead in 'identity mishap'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 14:19
related countries: Israel Israel

An Israeli soldier has killed a Jewish Israeli civilian in Jerusalem after each confronted the other thinking they were an Arab attacker, reports say.
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Georgians protest over TV station row

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 14:33
related countries: Georgia Georgia

Thousands of people stage a rally in Georgia to protest against the government's alleged attempts to close the country's most popular TV station.
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Celtic sign striker Cole until 2017

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 15:04
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Cole

Former England striker Carlton Cole joins Scottish Premiership champions Celtic until 2017.
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VIDEO: A human rights tour of Beijing

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 15:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China
related places: Beijing

With the UK and China's week-long embrace now in full swing, the questions about how suitable this match really is will not go away.
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Asterix is back and takes Rome into info age

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 15:25
related countries: Italy Italy, France France
related places: Rome

France's best-known Gaul returns to form
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Schweinsteiger may sue over Nazi doll

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 15:27
related countries: Germany Germany, China China

Bastian Schweinsteiger is considering legal action against a company making Nazi dolls that bear a striking resemblance to him.
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Tottenham fans attacked in Brussels

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 16:00
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Anderlecht, Brussels

A group of Tottenham fans have been attacked in Brussels before the club's Europa League tie against Anderlecht.
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Lockerbie truth buried in Libyan chaos

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 16:31
related countries: Libya Libya

Tough to get to the truth in chaos of Libya
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S Africa student protesters charged

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 16:32
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Twenty-nine people are charged with public violence in South Africa following the biggest student protests since minority rule ended in 1994.
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Czechs accused of abusing migrants

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 16:47
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

The UN's human rights chief accuses Czech authorities of "systematic" rights violations in their treatment of refugees and migrants.
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Government wins English laws battle

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 16:51
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

"English votes for English laws" at Westminster is set to become law after the government wins a Commons vote after an ill-tempered debate.
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Official 'told to rule against Barca'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 17:43
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Barcelona

An assistant referee says he was told to favour Real Madrid in a match against Barcelona, according to reports in Spain.
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VIDEO: Patrolling the sea for people traffickers

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 17:43
related countries: Italy Italy, Libya Libya

BBC correspondent Ed Thomas joined the Italian Navy on an EU mission in the Mediterranean Sea.
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Cockroft claims third world title

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 18:04
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Hannah Cockroft, Sophie Hahn, Kadeena Cox and Aled Davies win gold for Britain at the IPC Athletics World Championships.
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Masked man kills two at Swedish school

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 18:47
related countries: Sweden Sweden

A masked man armed with a sword kills a teacher and a pupil at a school in the Swedish town of Trollhattan before being shot by police.
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Canada remembers Ottawa attack

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 19:34
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Ottawa

Canadians gather to pay tribute to an honour guard soldier - a year after he was killed by a gunman who went on to storm parliament.
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Coelho invited to stay as Portugal PM

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 19:47
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The Portuguese president invites incumbent Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho to form a new government, despite fears that he cannot command a majority.
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Obama calls for Puerto Rico debt help

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 20:45
related countries: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

The White House is calling on Congress to make a plan to help Puerto Rico deal with its crushing debt, in order to avoid a "humanitarian crisis".
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Amazon makes second surprise profit

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 20:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Amazon

Internet marketplace giant Amazon reports a surprise profit for the second quarter in a row thanks largely to higher sales in the US.
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TalkTalk website hit by cyber-attack

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 21:11
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Police are investigating a "significant and sustained cyber-attack" on the TalkTalk website, the UK company says.
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Chile civil union law takes effect

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 21:13
related countries: Chile Chile

A new law comes into force in Chile granting unmarried heterosexual and same-sex couples many of the rights enjoyed by married couples.
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'Springboks want to rip our heads off'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 21:26
related countries: South Africa South Africa, New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has told his players South Africa will want to "rip our heads off" on Saturday.
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VIDEO: China's human rights record questioned

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 22:06
related countries: China China

China's President Xi Jinping has been dining at David Cameron's country home this evening.
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Mexico police find US drugs tunnel

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 22:27
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States
related places: San Diego

Mexican police find an 800m-long tunnel used to smuggle drugs into the US city of San Diego, authorities say.
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US-Iraqi raid 'foiled IS mass killing'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 22:46
related countries: Iraq Iraq, United States United States

US authorities say US and Iraqi forces rescued dozens of hostages from IS to prevent their "imminent execution" but a US soldier was killed.
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Seeking asylum on children's bicycles

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 23:26
related countries: Norway Norway

The pedalling migrants who travel via Arctic Russia
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Putin: Assad 'could work with rebels'

Thursday 22nd of October 2015, 23:37
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria, Russia Russia
related places: Is

Vladimir Putin claims the Syrian government could be ready to work with rebel groups that are willing to fight against the so-called Islamic State.
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