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Ostracised and fetishised: The perils of travelling as a young black woman

Monday 30th of April 2018, 0:12
related countries: India India

Ashley Butterfield has been around the world - but a visit to India brought home the challenges of being a lone black female tourist.
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Beauty standards: Egypt's curly hair comeback

Monday 30th of April 2018, 0:30
related countries: Egypt Egypt

How social media is driving a curly hair comeback in Egypt.
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Nigeria President Buhari to meet Trump in Washington

Monday 30th of April 2018, 2:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: Washington, Trump

Muhammadu Buhari is the first leader from sub-Saharan Africa to be received by President Trump.
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North Korea: Chinese foreign minister to visit Pyongyang after historic talks

Monday 30th of April 2018, 5:22
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China
related places: Pyongyang

The visit is part of a diplomatic flurry between Friday's historic summit and Trump-Kim talks.
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Four held over India molestation viral video

Monday 30th of April 2018, 8:05
related countries: India India

The men assaulted the woman on a public road and uploaded a video of the incident on social media.
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Monday 30th of April 2018, 9:06
related countries: Germany Germany

A riverbank site in Germany close to where Katrice Lee disappeared is to be excavated.
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Iconic images of photographer killed in Kabul

Monday 30th of April 2018, 9:28
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

A selection of photographs by Shah Marai who has been killed in a bombing in Kabul.
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Caravan migrants stuck at US-Mexico border

Monday 30th of April 2018, 9:37
related countries: United States United States
related places: San Diego

The migrants are seeking asylum in the US, but have been told the border crossing near San Diego is already full.
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Dozens of migrants in caravan stuck at US-Mexico border

Monday 30th of April 2018, 9:49
related countries: United States United States

President Trump has said the group of Central Americans is a threat to the safety of the US.
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Thwaites Glacier: Biggest ever Antarctic field campaign

Monday 30th of April 2018, 10:01
related countries: Antarctica Antarctica, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

British and American scientists will assess the stability of one of Antarctica's biggest ice streams.
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Kanye West's 'hero' Emma Gonzalez pays tribute to Waffle House saviour

Monday 30th of April 2018, 10:08
related countries: United States United States

Gun control activist Emma Gonzalez tweets her hero is a man credited with saving lives in a US shooting.
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Austria probes UN Golan troops over deaths of Syrians

Monday 30th of April 2018, 10:51
related countries: Austria Austria, Syria Syria

A video appears to reveal Austrian UN troops standing by as Syrian police are ambushed.
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Monday 30th of April 2018, 11:30
related countries: France France

A man who has run the France.com website since 1994 is suing after it was given to the French government.
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Gerhard Schroeder 'sued for affair' in South Korea

Monday 30th of April 2018, 11:53
related countries: South Korea South Korea

The ex-husband of Gerhard Schroeder's future wife says she had an affair while still married to him.
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Facebook 'downvote' button in new test

Monday 30th of April 2018, 12:24
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Facebook says the tool, now being trialled in New Zealand, is not a "dislike" key.
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Twin Peaks: Teresa Banks actress Pamela Gidley dies, aged 52

Monday 30th of April 2018, 13:06
related countries: United States United States

The US actress, best-known for her role as Teresa Banks, has died aged 52, her family confirm.
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Hopes and trauma in Mexico's migrant caravan

Monday 30th of April 2018, 13:50
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

There is patriotism, tinged with regret and distress, among migrants seeking US asylum, writes James Cook.
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Trade tariffs: Deadline looms on US exemption for EU

Monday 30th of April 2018, 13:54
related countries: United States United States

Last-ditch talks are planned before tariffs on steel and aluminium imports take effect.
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Kabul bombings: Journalists targeted in blast which killed 25

Monday 30th of April 2018, 14:18
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

A BBC reporter and a leading photographer are among those killed in a string of attacks.
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Syria war: Missile strikes on military sites 'kill pro-Assad fighters'

Monday 30th of April 2018, 14:33
related countries: Iran Iran

Unconfirmed reports say the attacks in Hama and Aleppo provinces killed a number of Iranians.
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Barnier warns of no Brexit deal without border backstop

Monday 30th of April 2018, 14:45
related countries: Ireland Ireland

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier urges rapid agreement by June on the thorny Irish border issue.
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Just asking! Trump seeks opinions on Twitter for Korea meeting

Monday 30th of April 2018, 14:51
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump, Korea

The US president turns to Twitter to inquire whether a summit on the Koreas' border is a good idea.
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How cough syrup in Nigeria is creating a generation of addicts

Monday 30th of April 2018, 16:13
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The BBC's Ruona Meyer investigates the people making, selling and consuming opioid-based medicine in Nigeria.
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Peppa Pig blocked from China's Douyin video platform

Monday 30th of April 2018, 17:09
related countries: China China

State media say the cartoon is being used "subversively" - and a rival, domestic pig has been launched.
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Israel says Iran breaking nuclear deal

Monday 30th of April 2018, 17:26
related countries: Iran Iran

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reveals what he says are "Iran's secret nuclear files".
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Stormy Daniels sues Trump over 'defamatory' tweet

Monday 30th of April 2018, 19:14
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Adult film star Stormy Daniels' lawyer says the US president made a false statement to denigrate her.
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Swiss Alps: Skiers and climbers perish in bad weather

Monday 30th of April 2018, 20:35
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Four skiers die after finding themselves trapped in the open at night along with 10 others.
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Austrian UN peacekeepers investigated over Syria ambush

Monday 30th of April 2018, 20:37
related countries: Austria Austria, Syria Syria

A leaked video appears to show UN peacekeepers allowing Syrian police to drive into a deadly ambush.
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Parkland students criticise NRA for gun ban at Pence event

Monday 30th of April 2018, 20:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: Pence

Gun control advocates and gun owners criticise the NRA for allowing guns to be banned at the event.
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BBC reporter Ahmad Shah killed in Afghanistan attack

Monday 30th of April 2018, 21:35
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Ahmad Shah is shot dead in Khost province, on a day of attacks which claim nearly 40 lives.
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Kezang Dorji: How Eminem inspired Bhutan's star rapper

Monday 30th of April 2018, 23:02
related countries: Bhutan Bhutan

Kezang Dorji, 28, rose from a poor background to become one of Bhutan's most loved rappers.
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Women in Iraq's refugee camps taught to sew

Monday 30th of April 2018, 23:09
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Vulnerable women living in Iraqi refugee camps are being given new hope by old sewing machines.
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The Scottish island that buried America's dead

Monday 30th of April 2018, 23:22
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: America, Islay

Hundreds of US troops were buried on Islay after two huge naval disasters at the end of World War One.
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Tackling cricket's gender pay gap

Monday 30th of April 2018, 23:55
related countries: India India

Recent pay rises for stars in the Indian women's team has drawn the issue into sharp relief.
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