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Chinese debate medical rights after pregnant woman's suicide

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 0:10
related countries: China China

People are shocked after a Chinese women killed herself after reportedly being denied a caesarean.
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Australian politician reveals husband's child porn conviction

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 3:23
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Rachel Carling-Jenkins gives a harrowing speech in an Australian state parliament.
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Hurricane Irma: Barbuda 'barely habitable', says PM

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 4:15
related countries: Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne describes the destruction left by Hurricane Irma.
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Hurricane Irma: 'It was like a horror movie'

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 5:31
related countries: Antigua and Barbuda Antigua and Barbuda

Residents in Barbuda say people were tying themselves to their roofs as Hurricane Irma struck.
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Praised but unpaid

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 6:54
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

They "saved" Nigeria from the brink of an Ebola epidemic in 2014, so why are these doctors still waiting to be paid?
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New Zealand Rugby: Findings of report into 'macho' culture are published

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 8:12
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Alcohol abuse and sexism are among the problem issues New Zealand Rugby (NZR) must challenge, a report has found.
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South Koreans protest against missile defence

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 8:36
related countries: United States United States

People in Seongju are angry about a US-made missile defence system being installed in their town.
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North Korea crisis: US seeks Kim Jong-un asset freeze

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 8:49
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

A draft UN Security Council resolution targets North Korea's oil supply and its leader's assets.
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Hurricane Irma's trail of havoc in Sint-Maarten

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 8:52
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Sint Maarten

Aerial footage from the Dutch ministry of defence reveals the extent of the devastation in Sint-Maarten.
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Takeshi's Castle star uses video to promote tax scheme

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 9:08
related countries: Japan Japan

Actor-turned-politician promotes Japanese tax scheme through the medium of alien sausage exercise video.
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French Villejuif terror suspects 'wanted to blow up banks'

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 9:51
related countries: France France

Three are held on suspicion of a terror-linked bomb plot after TATP explosives are found in a flat.
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Fairytale spot

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 10:41
related countries: India India

A glimpse inside the huge fairytale like estate of convicted Indian guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim. The controversial self-styled holy man was jailed last month for raping two female followers.
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'Israeli jets hit Syria's Masyaf chemical site' - reports

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 11:33
related countries: Israel Israel, Syria Syria

Syria's army says rockets struck a base, amid reports that a suspected chemical site was targeted.
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'No fire risk' with new lithium batteries

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 12:18
related countries: United States United States
related places: Lithium

Lithium-ion batteries that are resistant to exploding or catching fire have been developed by scientists.
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US judge dismisses email invention claim

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 12:30
related countries: United States United States

The claim was dismissed in a libel lawsuit brought by a man who believes he pioneered electronic messaging.
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Philippine President Duterte's son denies drugs role

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 12:50
related countries: Philippines Philippines

Paolo Duterte said claims he was involved in smuggling crystal methamphetamine were baseless.
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Ukraine fears Russia will use exercises next week to invade

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 13:42
related countries: Russia Russia

President Poroshenko says Russian army exercises may be a prelude to invasion.
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Steve Bannon: 'Resign if you don't back Trump'

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 14:11
related countries: United States United States
related places: Charlottesville

Former chief strategist Steve Bannon says he was the only one defending US President Trump after Charlottesville.
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Kate Millett, Sexual Politics author, dies at 82

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 15:10
related countries: France France, United States United States
related places: Paris

The US activist and writer of Sexual Politics dies from a heart attack while visiting Paris.
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Pensioner wreaks havoc at petrol station

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 17:19
related countries: Germany Germany

A driver in Germany makes an expensive mistake.
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Exiled Chinese billionaire Guo Wengu seeks US asylum

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 18:35
related countries: United States United States, China China

Guo Wengui is seeking asylum in the US after months of accusing Chinese officials of corruption.
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Migrant crisis: 'I feel like a dead person'

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 18:44
related countries: Libya Libya, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Hennessy was trying to get back to the UK, but ended up in a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital.
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'It's like hell'

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 21:06
related countries: Libya Libya

The EU wants Libya to do more on migrants but the unstable country is struggling to cope.
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The clinic helping India's transgender people

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 23:12
related countries: India India

How one free clinic in Kerala, India, is helping the transgender community.
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North Korea: What would a war look like?

Thursday 7th of September 2017, 23:23
related countries: United States United States

Two US experts talk to the BBC about how a conflict might unfold.
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