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How saleswomen in India finally won the 'right to sit'

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 0:02
related countries: India India

Many said their pay was docked if they sat down or even leaned against a wall during working hours.
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The moment girl, 8, gets new 3D printed arm

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 0:07
related countries: United States United States

Student Edward Whipple made the arm after seeing a Twitter appeal by Chloe Smith's mother.
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Afghan airport blast: VP Gen Dostum unhurt as Kabul bomb kills 14

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 5:37
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

Fourteen die but Abdul Rashid Dostum is unhurt, as he returns to Kabul from self-imposed exile.
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Meet the mayor of a French World War One 'ghost village'

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 5:50
related countries: France France
related places: Fleury

Ten thousand dead soldiers have been lying under Fleury-devant-Douaumont since World War One.
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New drug for recurring malaria

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 7:53
related countries: United States United States

A drug that can stop people getting recurrent bouts of malaria has been approved by regulators in the United States.
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Letter from Africa: The Ghana quiz show bigger than the World Cup

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 7:57
related countries: Ghana Ghana

Elizabeth Ohene explores whether it has inspired a generation of scientists and mathematicians.
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Brazil dam disaster: BHP Billiton faces lawsuit in Australia

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 8:39
related countries: Australia Australia

The company will defend itself against allegations that it misled investors before a dam collapse.
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Trump and Iran's Rouhani trade angry threats

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 9:23
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

Rising Iran-US tension sparks barbs of "the mother of all wars" and "you will suffer".
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Beach umbrella impales woman in chest in Ocean City, Maryland

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 10:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Ocean City, Maryland

A woman is airlifted to hospital after she is struck by a parasol carried by the wind on a US beach.
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Ozil steps down from German team

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 10:07
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Arsenal's Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil quits international football over the "racism and disrespect" he says he has faced because of his Turkish roots.
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Yemen's island 'jewel' under threat

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 10:18
related countries: Yemen Yemen

The Yemeni island Socotra's unique environment is at risk from the conflict in the country.
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Arkady Babchenko: The fake murder

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 10:22
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko on the plot to fake his own assassination.
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Kenyan TV unveils husband and wife news team

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 11:07
related countries: Kenya Kenya

A married couple are presenting the news on Kenya's leading TV station for the first time.
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Hyperloop test pod sets speed record

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 12:15
related countries: Germany Germany

German engineering students set a record as their pod hits 457km/h in a hyperloop tunnel test.
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French beating scandal reveals Macron's feet of clay

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 12:45
related countries: France France
related places: This

This affair will pass but the ham-fisted response exposes a lack of talent in the Elysée.
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang calls for crackdown on vaccine industry

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 14:11
related countries: China China

It is unclear how many people have received faulty vaccines for rabies and other diseases.
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German FA rejects Ozil's racism claim

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 14:52
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany's football association rejects allegations of racism from Mesut Ozil but accepts it could have done more to protect him from abuse.
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Berlin homeless attack: Two men badly burned at train station

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 15:31
related countries: Germany Germany

The two men suffer life-threatening injuries after they were deliberately targeted.
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WhatsApp ‘admin’ spends five months in an Indian jail

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 15:37
related countries: India India

He has been accused of sedition, but his family say he was only a 'default admin' of the group
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Macron aide: French MPs grill minister in beating row

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 15:49
related countries: France France

The French president is under pressure as an ex-aide is charged over an assault.
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Mexican prisoners flee Sinaloa jail disguised as guards

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 16:07
related countries: Mexico Mexico
related places: Sinaloa

The two prisoners escaped in uniforms after apparently paying off warders.
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French school in row over tracking pupils electronically

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 16:45
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Pupils protest over a Paris school's plan to track them with Bluetooth devices.
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De Beers moves 200 elephants from South Africa to Mozambique

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 17:35
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Mozambique Mozambique

Diamond firm De Beers is relocating them from its reserve to Mozambique, where poachers are active.
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Iranian Americans on Donald Trump's policies towards Iran

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 18:14
related countries: Iran Iran

The BBC's Barbara Plett Usher spoke to Iranian Americans about President Donald Trump's policies on Iran.
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Ozil meets Erdogan and other controversial sporting photo ops

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 18:47
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Erdogan

Footballer Mesut Ozil meets Turkey's controversial president - and other high-profile sporting photo ops.
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Toronto shooting: Gunman kills woman and child in Greektown

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 21:27
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Toronto

Thirteen other people, ranging in age between 10 and 59, were also injured in the shooting.
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Migrant crisis: Italy to accept arrivals until deal reached

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 22:37
related countries: Italy Italy

FM Enzo Moavero Milanesi says Italy will accept ships until the EU agrees a migration deal.
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Yuko Fujii, the judo coach overthrowing gender stereotypes

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:11
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Yuko Fujii is the first woman to become head coach of the Brazilian men's national judo team.
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The African invention school inspired by bike parts

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:13
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

The innovators' school Twende in Tanzania is helping people invent solutions to local problems
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The story behind Zimbabwe's scarf

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:14
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

How an accidental fashion accessory is helping Zimbabwe's new president rebrand the country.
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Migrants cross the Strait of Gibraltar

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:16
related countries: Spain Spain, Gibraltar Gibraltar

The Western Mediterranean route to Spain is now the most popular with migrants trying to reach Europe.
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Spicer: I became the story too often

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:16
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Sean Spicer speaks to Newsnight's Emily Maitlis about Donald Trump and the White House.
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N Korea 'begins dismantling' rocket launch site

Monday 23rd of July 2018, 23:25
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Pyongyang

Satellite imagery appears to show Pyongyang has demolished buildings at the Sohae rocket launch site.
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