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Finally out

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 0:31
related countries: Taiwan Taiwan
related places: Taipei

Xiyadie is one of several artists showcased in the first public display of Asian gay art in Taipei.
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Hurricane-hit Havana

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 2:01
related countries: Cuba Cuba
related places: Havana

Hurricane Irma destroyed entire communities in Cuba. It will take time to rebuild, says Will Grant.
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Security tight as foreign cricketers return to Pakistan

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 4:59
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Pakistan hosts its first big international cricket event on home soil since 2009 amid tight security.
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Plane crash: Pilot walks away after aircraft hits tree

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 7:05
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pilot

A pilot walked away with minor injuries after a dramatic collision in the US.
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Was your T-shirt made in North Korea?

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 9:40
related countries: North Korea North Korea

North Korea's textile industry is the latest to come under UN sanctions - so how big a sector is it?
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Bangladesh PM on Rohingya: Myanmar should take back their citizens

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 10:06
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh's PM says that Myanmar should not have let their army attack Rohingya villagers.
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Myanmar crisis: Bangladesh PM in Rohingya plea

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 10:25
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Bangladesh's PM says Rohingya Muslims "belong to Myanmar", but says she will offer them shelter.
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Australia gambling: Landmark slot-machine case begins

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 11:12
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The Australian woman says so-called "pokie" machines mislead players about their chances of winning.
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Hunters wanted for Grand Canyon bison cull

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 11:18
related countries: United States United States
related places: Grand Canyon

The US National Park Service seeks gun-toting volunteers to shoot bison in the Grand Canyon.
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South Africa's Motlanthe: 'Good if ANC loses power'

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 12:13
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africa's governing party is badly hit by corruption, says ex-President Kgalema Motlanthe.
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North Italian city of Bolzano bans cricket in parks

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 12:26
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Bolzano

The game is mostly popular with immigrants and has been banned after a boy was hit by a ball.
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Syria war: 'Russian air strikes' kill dozens in Deir al-Zour

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 12:54
related countries: Russia Russia

Jets are reported to have hit camps for displaced civilians and river ferries in Deir al-Zour province.
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North Korea slapped with UN sanctions after nuclear test

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 12:56
related countries: United States United States

The measures, which include a cap on oil imports, are less severe than the original US proposal.
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Italian couple and son die at Solfatara volcano crater

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 13:48
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Naples

The Italian family were visiting the popular tourist site at Solfatara near Naples.
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Air Berlin flights hit by 'ill' pilots

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 14:37
related countries: Germany Germany

Air Berlin, Germany's second largest carrier, cancels flights after around 200 pilots call in sick.
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Kenyan opposition MPs boycott Uhuru Kenyatta's speech

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 15:43
related countries: Kenya Kenya

MPs say President Uhuru Kenyatta does not have the constitutional mandate to address parliament.
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Duterte drug war: Philippines cuts rights body's budget to $20

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 15:53
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Critics say the funding cut is punishment for criticising President Duterte's war on drugs.
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Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 16:04
related countries: United States United States

The account of the former Presidential candidate soon 'unliked' the tweet, but not before thousands noticed.
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Turkey signs deal to get Russian S-400 air defence missiles

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 17:06
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Russia Russia

Turkey's decision to buy Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missiles is a rebuff to Nato allies.
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North Korea threatens US with 'greatest pain' after UN sanctions

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 17:28
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Pyongyang

Pyongyang's envoy to the UN rejects "illegal resolution" that imposed new sanctions on the country.
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Spain Catalonia: Ballot papers for banned referendum to be seized

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 18:01
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

The independence vote has been blocked by the constitutional court but local leaders vow to hold it.
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Hurricane Irma: Drone footage shows Saint-Martin devastation

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 19:04
related countries: France France
related places: Saint-Martin

Drone footage shows the devastation from Hurricane Irma in the French territory of Saint-Martin.
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French protests target Macron labour reforms

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 20:21
related countries: France France

In the first big test of the new French president, protesters challenge changes to labour laws.
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Edith Windsor: Gay rights trailblazer dies aged 88

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 21:28
related countries: United States United States

Ms Windsor's same sex marriage fight led to a landmark US legal ruling in 2013.
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Oil spill off coast of Greece 'environmental disaster'

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 21:30
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Salamis

Emergency crews have begun an oil spill clean-up after an oil tanker sank close to the island of Salamis.
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Hurricane Irma: France, UK and Netherlands step up response

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 21:53
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom

France's Macron is among leaders visiting affected islands after being accused of doing too little.
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A guided tour around Syria with the Russian army

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 22:34
related countries: Syria Syria, Russia Russia

Russia's military intervention in Syria has been crucial in keeping President Assad in power.
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Walking the wall

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 23:01
related countries: China China

Three friends finished their epic trek along the Great Wall of China in September 1985.
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'The power of mothers'

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 23:19
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

A group of Indonesian mothers identified and then reported a paedophile Facebook group.
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Is the world ready for Chinese hip hop?

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 23:28
related countries: China China

An online reality show has catapulted a new generation of Chinese rappers to stardom.
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Rap battle

Tuesday 12th of September 2017, 23:29
related countries: China China

An internet reality show puts hip hop music in the national spotlight for the first time in China.
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