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North Korea nuclear threat: Mattis warns of 'massive military response'

Monday 4th of September 2017, 0:39
related countries: United States United States

Pentagon chief James Mattis says the US will defend itself and its allies from any threat.
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Burning fuel hits crowd at Australian drag-racing event

Monday 4th of September 2017, 4:17
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Twelve people are injured after a racing car performing burnouts sends flames into spectators.
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German waiter smashes beer carrying record - again

Monday 4th of September 2017, 4:25
related countries: Germany Germany

A German waiter breaks his own world record by walking 40 metres with 29 full tankards of beer.
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Australian man 'walks 100km' through outback after crash

Monday 4th of September 2017, 6:28
related countries: Aruba Aruba

The man resorted to drinking urine while he trekked for more than two days, police say.
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Maëlys de Araujo: Man charged with kidnap of missing girl

Monday 4th of September 2017, 9:37
related countries: France France

Reports say French police found DNA traces of nine-year-old Maëlys de Araujo in the suspect's car.
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North Korea's nuclear bomb: Can we work out its power?

Monday 4th of September 2017, 9:47
related countries: North Korea North Korea

How do we work out the size and nature of North Korea's nuclear test? A physicist explains.
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Copenhagen University in Denmark offers course on Beyonce, Gender and Race

Monday 4th of September 2017, 9:49
related countries: Denmark Denmark

The course is called Beyonce, Gender and Race and has had to move to a bigger lecture theatre because of huge demand.
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Japanese princess to wed commoner

Monday 4th of September 2017, 9:57
related countries: Japan Japan

She will lose her royal status, but Princess Mako says she loves Kei Komuro's "smile like the sun".
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Rocco Morabito: Italian mafia boss held in Uruguay

Monday 4th of September 2017, 10:02
related countries: Italy Italy, Uruguay Uruguay

Rocco Morabito of the 'Ndrangheta mafia is one of Italy's five most wanted criminals.
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Russian couple find road built through their home

Monday 4th of September 2017, 11:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian couple return from work in nearby city to find their house bulldozed.
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Why a state wants to ignore part of India's history

Monday 4th of September 2017, 12:36
related countries: India India

Maharashtra has sparked controversy with a bid to remove Mughal history from its textbooks.
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PR firm Bell Pottinger failed in 'race hate' campaign

Monday 4th of September 2017, 12:54
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Bell Pottinger bosses failed to exercise "extreme care" in a South African campaign, a law firm says.
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Blind American football player makes winning debut

Monday 4th of September 2017, 14:22
related countries: United States United States

A blind American Football player has achieved his childhood dream of playing for his university team and even set up the final point of the game.
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Afghanistan: 'IS set my husband on fire'

Monday 4th of September 2017, 14:26
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Thousands have fled fighting between so-called Islamic State and the Taliban in northern Afghanistan.
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Rapping nun waxes lyrical for Pope Francis

Monday 4th of September 2017, 14:34
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Sister Maria Valentina raps on the official song for the Pope's visit to Colombia.
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Burundi committed crimes against humanity - UN

Monday 4th of September 2017, 15:00
related countries: Burundi Burundi

The report details killings, torture and rape which have been committed largely by government forces.
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Belgian military pilot falls from helicopter during air show

Monday 4th of September 2017, 15:18
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Troops find a body in woodland a day after the military pilot's unexplained fall during an air show.
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Hong Kong replaces BBC world radio with Chinese broadcaster

Monday 4th of September 2017, 15:40
related countries: China China

The public broadcasters' 24-hour BBC coverage has been replaced with Chinese state radio.
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Iran football ticket 'glitch' gave female fans hope

Monday 4th of September 2017, 16:05
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran's football federation says women were mistakenly allowed to buy tickets for a men's match.
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Does this mean war?

Monday 4th of September 2017, 16:20
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Jonathan Marcus answers your questions on North Korea and how the situation could be resolved.
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China censors discussion of North Korea's bomb test

Monday 4th of September 2017, 16:37
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China

Chinese media appear to be blocking posts that mention North Korea during the Brics summit.
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Kenya election: Date set for Kenyatta-Odinga re-run

Monday 4th of September 2017, 18:37
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenya's presidential election will be re-run on 17 October after the original result was annulled.
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IS conflict: Syrian army closes in on Deir al-Zour

Monday 4th of September 2017, 19:51
related countries: Syria Syria

A government enclave in the eastern city has been surrounded by Islamic State militants since 2014.
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North Korea nuclear crisis: US seeks tough UN approach

Monday 4th of September 2017, 20:14
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The US envoy urges the "strongest possible measures" against North Korea after its nuclear bomb test.
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Colombian government and ELN rebels agree ceasefire

Monday 4th of September 2017, 21:08
related countries: Colombia Colombia

News of the temporary ceasefire comes just 48 hours before the Pope is due to arrive in Colombia.
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North Korea nuclear crisis: Kim Jong-un 'begging for war'

Monday 4th of September 2017, 21:18
related countries: United States United States
related places: Sunday

The US is to table tougher sanctions in a UN Security Council resolution after Sunday's nuclear test.
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Bell Pottinger expelled from trade body for South African campaign

Monday 4th of September 2017, 22:06
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The penalty follows a controversial media campaign in South Africa that "incited racial hatred".
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Alps murders: 'No progress' five years after al-Hilli shooting

Monday 4th of September 2017, 23:06
related countries: France France

Zaid al-Hilli says he has no faith in the French investigators' search for his brother's killer.
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Escape from IS

Monday 4th of September 2017, 23:07
related countries: Syria Syria

Artur explains what happened after his wife took their children to IS-held territory in Syria.
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Could new drug halt Philippine HIV rise?

Monday 4th of September 2017, 23:09
related countries: Philippines Philippines

One man, 'Rodolfo', on his hopes that PrEP will help slow the spread of HIV in Philippines.
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Painting faces of young US gun victims

Monday 4th of September 2017, 23:12
related countries: United States United States

Nearly 1,300 young people die from gun wounds each year. Christine Ilewski paints to remember them.
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Farming rethink

Monday 4th of September 2017, 23:20
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

How one child's illness led to a revolution in Dutch farming and dramatically reduced the use of antibiotic drugs.
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