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Federico Borella scoops first prize in the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 0:45
related countries: India India

A project on Indian farmers helped an Italian man win Photographer of the Year at the Sony awards.
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'The doctor wrote a question mark for my child's sex'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 0:50
related countries: Kenya Kenya

A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children.
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Notre-Dame fire: Why the cathedral's beauty wins hearts around the world

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 0:54
related countries: France France

The cathedral has come to symbolise the heart of France since it was built 850 years ago.
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Nicaragua refugees: 'I don't understand why people hate us'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 1:00
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica

Nicaraguans in Costa Rica face a backlash from those angry about the growing numbers seeking refuge.
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Jet Airways temporarily suspends all flights

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 2:54
related countries: India India

The Indian airline suspends all of its domestic and international flights as it seeks further funding.
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Karen Ristevski killing: Husband jailed in high-profile Australia case

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 3:20
related countries: Australia Australia

In a high-profile case, Borce Ristevski spent years denying that he had killed his wife Karen.
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How new tech might help rebuild

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 4:35
related countries: France France

Using modern technology to preserve a medieval building is nothing new in France.
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Madeira crash: At least 29 killed on tourist bus near Caniço

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 7:09
related countries: Germany Germany

The bus had been carrying German tourists when it plunged off a road near the town of Caniço.
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Amazon plans to shut online store in China

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 7:32
related countries: United States United States, China China

The partial retreat from China comes as the US tech giant battles tough competition from local rivals.
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NZ ex-official guilty of hiding camera in embassy toilet

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 7:46
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand, United States United States

Ex-New Zealand military attaché Alfred Keating secretly placed the device in the country's US embassy.
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World's Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 8:39
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.
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'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 9:28
related countries: Kenya Kenya

The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago.
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'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 9:42
related countries: Kenya Kenya

The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago.
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US man could face death penalty over Thailand 'sea home'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 9:44
related countries: Thailand Thailand, United States United States

The pair could face the death penalty after the navy accused them of building a home in Thai waters.
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North Korea demands removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 10:29
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The country's foreign ministry claims the US Secretary of State is "reckless" in nuclear talks.
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Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 10:40
related countries: Russia Russia

A reference to the Soviet dictator in a line of dialogue was changed to Adolf Hitler.
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Guatemalan presidential candidate held over 'drug plot'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 10:47
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala, United States United States

Mario Estrada is accused of conspiring to import cocaine to the US to fund his presidential campaign.
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Mueller report: Barr accused of helping Donald Trump ahead of release

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 12:38
related countries: United States United States
related places: Barr

There is anger over the US attorney general's plans to hold a news conference before the release.
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A Bulgarian vulture's odyssey into Yemeni war zone

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 14:26
related countries: Yemen Yemen, Bulgaria Bulgaria

Nelson was captured by a militia who believed the vulture was transmitting military secrets.
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Notre-Dame fire: Temporary wooden cathedral proposed

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 14:41
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

A wooden structure could be built outside the front of the fire-ravaged cathedral in Paris.
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Bangka Island: The WW2 massacre and a 'truth too awful to speak'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 16:03
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Twenty-one Australian nurses died at Bangka Island, but a historian says there's more to the story.
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Robot news presenter causes a stir on Russian TV

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 16:32
related countries: Russia Russia

The humanoid, named Alex, causes a stir as he makes his debut on state news channel Rossiya 24.
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Sudan stand-off after Omar al-Bashir ousted

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 18:08
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Sudanese protest groups require unity to secure civilian rule, the BBC's Alastair Leithead says.
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Mueller report: Trump 'tried to get special counsel fired'

Thursday 18th of April 2019, 22:00
related countries: Russia Russia

The long-awaited report into Russian interference in the 2016 election has been released.
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