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Kim Jong-un crosses Korean border for summit

Friday 27th of April 2018, 3:50
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

He is the first North Korean leader to cross the military line into South Korea since the end of the Korean War.
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K-pop superstars BTS launch world tour

Friday 27th of April 2018, 6:53
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The band will play the 02 Arena in London in October as well as other shows around the world.
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Real-life Transformer: The Japanese robot that becomes a car

Friday 27th of April 2018, 7:01
related countries: Japan Japan

Designers say it's first time a machine of this kind has been able to carry people in a functioning vehicle.
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North Korea's Kim Jong-un pledges 'new history' with South Korea

Friday 27th of April 2018, 8:24
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

North Korea's Kim Jong-un calls a symbolic summit with South Korea the "starting point" for peace.
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North Korea: Otto Warmbier's family sues over son's death

Friday 27th of April 2018, 10:20
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Otto Warmbier died days after being released from a North Korean jail in July 2017.
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From Russian orphan to Team USA

Friday 27th of April 2018, 11:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Tatyana McFadden's won 17 Paralympic medals, but life was far from easy.
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Viewpoint: Spain rape case highlights enduring machismo

Friday 27th of April 2018, 12:21
related countries: Spain Spain

After a Spanish court fails to convict five men of raping a young woman, journalist and writer Eva Millet looks at the symbolism of the verdict.
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China teenage students stabbed to death

Friday 27th of April 2018, 12:57
related countries: China China

Man stabs at least seven teenagers to death at school in northern China, officials say.
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French-Tunisian baker on the secrets behind Paris' best baguettes

Friday 27th of April 2018, 13:33
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia, France France
related places: Paris

Mahmoud M'seddi won the right to supply baguettes to the French president for a year.
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Kenya bans Rafiki ahead of Cannes debut over lesbian scenes

Friday 27th of April 2018, 14:36
related countries: Kenya Kenya

The Kenya Film Classification Board says Rafiki's lesbian scenes runs "counter to the law".
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The race to document Australia's unknown species

Friday 27th of April 2018, 14:59
related countries: Australia Australia

Scientists say identifying hidden species may have profound benefits, but time is limited.
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Balenciaga sorry over mistreatment of Chinese shoppers in Paris

Friday 27th of April 2018, 15:53
related countries: France France, China China
related places: Paris

Luxury brand Balenciaga apologises after a video of a Chinese shopper being beaten in Paris goes viral.
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How UK greeted previous US presidents

Friday 27th of April 2018, 17:59
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Donald Trump is set to become the 12th US president to visit the UK. Here's how his predecessors have fared.
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Korean summit: Welcoming Kim Jong-un with pomp and peace rituals

Friday 27th of April 2018, 18:22
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea

South Korea's Moon Jae-in has welcomed the North Korean leader with a series of symbolic rituals.
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Israel border clashes: Three Palestinians killed, Gaza officials say

Friday 27th of April 2018, 18:39
related countries: Israel Israel

The health ministry in Gaza says Israeli forces shot dead three protesters, and more than 300 are hurt.
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Koreas make nuclear pledge after historic summit

Friday 27th of April 2018, 18:53
related countries: South Korea South Korea

Historic talks between North and South Korea's leaders end with vows on peace and nuclear arms.
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Abba announce first new music since 1982

Friday 27th of April 2018, 19:41
related countries: Sweden Sweden

The Swedish superstars say the two songs came as a result of their upcoming "virtual reality" tour.
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Guinea founder's son 'enslaved girl in Texas for 16 years'

Friday 27th of April 2018, 20:30
related countries: Guinea Guinea

The son of Guinea's first president allegedly forced the girl to work for 16 years unpaid in Texas.
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Quebec mosque gunman may face 150-year jail sentence

Friday 27th of April 2018, 21:30
related countries: Canada Canada

The jail penalty faced by Alexandre Bissonnette could possibly be the longest in Canada's history.
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Merkel lobbies Trump on trade and Iran

Friday 27th of April 2018, 21:50
related countries: France France

Despite the show of unity between the two leaders, their differences on trade were plain to see.
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Michael Cohen: Stormy Daniels case against Trump's lawyer put on hold

Friday 27th of April 2018, 23:43
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

An adult film star's case against Michael Cohen is postponed as he is under criminal investigation.
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