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Letter from Africa: Will age be a factor in Zimbabwe's poll?

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 1:28
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

There is a 35-year age gap between the leading presidential candidates - but will that help or hinder them?
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Australia's indigenous languages have one source, study says

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 2:01
related countries: Aruba Aruba

All indigenous languages can be traced to a mother tongue dubbed Proto-Australian, researchers say.
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N Korea's Kim Jong-un visits China's Xi

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 3:52
related countries: China China

Ahead of a meeting with Donald Trump, Mr Kim makes his first known foreign trip since taking office.
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Kim in Beijing: Why Xi's still the one he needs to see

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 3:54
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China
related places: Beijing

The North Korean leader's surprise Beijing visit may have put China back in the driving seat.
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Canada teen wins $1000 a week for life on 18th birthday

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 6:28
related countries: Canada Canada

A Canadian teen wins $1000 a week for life after buying a lottery ticket on her 18th birthday.
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Getting an education under the bombs of Eastern Ghouta

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 9:20
related countries: Syria Syria

In the ruins of the siege of Eastern Ghouta in Syria there are still students refusing to give up learning.
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Ireland to get first official nude beach

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 9:27
related countries: Ireland Ireland
related places: Dalkey, Dublin

Hawk Cliff in Dalkey, south Dublin will officially welcome nude bathers from April.
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Ecuador searches for reporters kidnapped in border area

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 10:34
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Two journalists and their driver were seized near the Colombian border, where guerrillas are active.
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Paris ceremony for police officer Arnaud Beltrame

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 10:41
related countries: France France

Lt Col Arnaud Beltrame, 44, offered himself in exchange for a hostage in an Islamist attack.
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Kim Jong-un was in Beijing, China and NK confirm

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 11:16
related countries: North Korea North Korea, China China

After days of speculation, officials confirm it was the North Korean leader meeting Xi in Beijing.
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Trèbes attack: Paris ceremony for hero policeman Arnaud Beltrame

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 12:59
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Hundreds of people gather in the rain to pay their final respects to Lt Col Arnaud Beltrame.
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Vicky Momberg: South African estate agent jailed for racist abuse

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 14:13
related countries: South Africa South Africa

She used a derogatory word to a black police officer 48 times and, in a landmark ruling, is jailed.
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Abiy Ahmed named as head of Ethiopia's EPRDF ruling coalition

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 14:48
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed's election paves the way for him to become the country's prime minister.
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Clara Ponsati: Arrested Catalan politician released on bail

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 15:19
related countries: Spain Spain

Clara Ponsati is being sought by Spanish authorities over her role in the Catalan independence referendum.
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Madrid police dogs get 'Mozart effect' music therapy

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 15:21
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Madrid's police dogs will get music therapy after a refurbishment to their living facilities.
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Poland signs $4.75bn deal to buy US Patriot missiles

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 15:42
related countries: Russia Russia, Poland Poland, United States United States

The largest weapons contract in Poland's history is likely to trigger strong criticism from Russia.
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Trump keen to meet Kim after 'successful' China talks

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 16:01
related countries: United States United States, North Korea North Korea, China China
related places: Kim

The US president gives a positive reaction to the North Korean leader meeting China's president.
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Julian Assange has internet cut at Ecuadorian embassy in London

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 18:01
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Ecuador says the move is to prevent the WikiLeaks founder from interfering in other countries' affairs.
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Spain police recover artefacts looted by IS in Libya

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 18:21
related countries: Libya Libya

Two people are arrested accused of buying and selling the ancient objects looted from Libya.
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Aziza Oubaita on the fight of her life

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 19:26
related countries: France France

This 46-year-old French flyweight boxer has successfully recovered from a heart transplant.
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Does Justin Trudeau apologise too much?

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 21:09
related countries: Canada Canada

The PM has outdone other Canadian leaders when it comes to issuing mea culpas for historic wrongs.
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Mireille Knoll: Crowds jeer French far-right, far-left leaders after 'anti-Semitic' murder

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 21:42
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Leaders of both the far right and left turned up for a march against anti-Semitic violence in Paris.
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Inxeba wins South Africa film award despite ban attempt

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 23:19
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Traditional leaders were furious at the film's portrayal of gay love within a Xhosa cultural initiation.
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Cycling the length of the Dakota Access pipeline

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 23:52
related countries: United States United States

Martin Eberlen's images of those who live and work along the controversial route that transports oil across four US states.
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'Lost' film predicting rise of Nazism returns to screen

Wednesday 28th of March 2018, 23:58
related countries: Austria Austria, France France
related places: Vienna, Paris

A 1924 silent movie rediscovered in a Paris flea market is back in cinemas after a restoration campaign, reports the BBC's Bethany Bell in Vienna.
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