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Mexico revives 3,000-year-old ancient ball game

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 1:43
related countries: Mexico Mexico

A championship is being played in Mexico to try to revive a 3,000-year-old ball game.
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Ancient ball game gets a replay

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 2:33
related countries: Mexico Mexico

The Mexican city of Teotihuacan hosts the finals of an ancient ball game.
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Trump tax march: Thousands urge president to release finances

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 4:09
related countries: United States United States

Protesters in more than 150 locations across the US call on the president to release his tax returns.
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Fugitive Mexican governor Javier Duarte arrested in Guatemala

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 6:22
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala, Mexico Mexico

Javier Duarte disappeared in October after he was accused of embezzling millions.
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Syria war: Huge bomb kills dozens of evacuees in Syria

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 6:24
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Aleppo

A blast rips through buses carrying people from pro-government towns, waiting at a rebel checkpoint.
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North Korea's missile test: The view from Pyongyang

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 7:19
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Pyongyang

After North Korea tested its latest missile, the BBC's John Sudworth reports from Pyongyang.
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World's oldest person, Emma Morano, dies at age of 117

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 10:33
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian Emma Morano dies at the age of 117, having lived in three centuries.
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N Korea missile launch fails day after military parade

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 11:15
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

The US confirms Pyongyang's attempt to fire a ballistic missile, which it says blew up immediately.
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Pope's prayers for Syrian refugees

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 11:42
related countries: Syria Syria

Pope Francis uses his Easter address to call for peace following a deadly attack on a bus convoy in Syria.
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Pope Francis uses Easter message to condemn 'vile' Syria attack

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 12:22
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Saturday's blast near the city of Aleppo killed more than 100 people, mostly evacuees.
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Syria war: 'At least 68 children among 126 killed' in bus bombing

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 13:51
related countries: Syria Syria

The explosion targeted buses carrying evacuees from besieged Syrian towns on Saturday.
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Egypt court acquits charity worker Aya Hijazi

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 14:11
related countries: Egypt Egypt, United States United States

The US-Egyptian citizen has been detained since 2014 on charges that rights groups called bogus.
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World's 'most colourful 5k run'

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 15:13
related countries: France France

Thousands took part in Paris' Color Run along the Seine, finishing with a party by the Eiffel Tower.
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North Korea nuclear: US 'working with China' on response

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 15:29
related countries: United States United States, North Korea North Korea, China China

Trump's top security adviser says they are planning a response to North Korea's nuclear programme.
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Migrant boats: Thousands saved off Libyan coast over Easter

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 17:08
related countries: Libya Libya

At least seven migrants die as NGOs struggle to rescue 1,500 migrants in an operation.
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Turkey referendum grants President Erdogan sweeping new powers

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 21:20
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Erdogan

The referendum result means Turkey's president could stay in office until 2029.
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Race detective

Sunday 16th of April 2017, 23:26
related countries: United States United States

A business analyst in the US sifts through data and photos to identify running cheats.
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