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Venezuela crisis: Court asks to lift Guaidó's immunity

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 2:03
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela's top court adds to growing pressure on the man who declared himself interim president.
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Why India's rich don't give their money away

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 4:13
related countries: India India

IT billionaire Azim Premji's recent pledge of $7.5bn has put Indian philanthropy in the spotlight.
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US to investigate car firms Hyundai and Kia over vehicle fires

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 5:15
related countries: United States United States

Three million vehicles will be investigated after thousands of complaints about fires.
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Nasa: India's satellite destruction could endanger ISS

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 6:30
related countries: United States United States

The head of the US space agency said last week's anti-satellite weapon test was a "terrible thing".
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Chinese teacher suspected of poisoning children's porridge

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 7:51
related countries: China China

Twenty-three kindergarten pupils fell sick after eating porridge laced with nitrite, police say.
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Daphne Dunne: Australian Prince Harry superfan dies at 99

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 8:48
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

Daphne Dunne was probably Australia's biggest fan of the royals and of Prince Harry in particular.
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Hundreds take part in Budapest ‘silly walk’ parade

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 9:30
related countries: Hungary Hungary, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Budapest

The Monty Python-inspired parade took place in the Hungarian capital Budapest to mark April Fools’ Day.
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Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 10:00
related countries: France France
related places: Toulouse

The five elderly victims had food poisoning symptoms after eating duck meat at a home near Toulouse.
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Ange Dibenesha: Death of black man in custody sparks online storm

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 10:55
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

The death of a young black man in Paris, without his family's knowledge, prompts anger on social media.
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Study maps 'extensive Russian GPS spoofing'

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 12:00
related countries: Russia Russia

Thousands of incidents have been logged of Russia spoofing navigation signals, a report suggests.
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North Macedonia deal: Greek PM Tsipras in 'historic' visit

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 12:47
related countries: Greece Greece

After years of acrimony it is the first visit by a Greek PM to neighbouring North Macedonia.
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Chinese boxer fights depression to be 'Queen of the Ring'

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 14:12
related countries: China China

Huang Wensi is one of a small number of female boxers in China.
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Joe Biden: Second woman accuses ex-VP of unwanted touching

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 14:16
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

The allegations come as the former US vice-president considers a run for the White House.
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Is peace with the Taliban possible?

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 14:57
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The BBC’s Lyse Doucet asked people in the capital of Afghanistan’s Helmand province whether they thought the Taliban were serious about peace.
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German FA chief quits over watch gift

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 15:55
related countries: Germany Germany

German FA president Reinhard Grindel resigns after coming under pressure for accepting an expensive watch from a colleague.
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Spanish Church in 'gay conversion' row

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 16:48
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

A diocese near Madrid denies running courses to "cure" homosexuals, as alleged by a newspaper.
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Canada warming twice as fast as the rest of the world, report says

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 17:12
related countries: Canada Canada

The federal government report warns Canada's Arctic is most affected by the changing climate.
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Brazilian identical twins both ordered to pay maintenance

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 20:05
related countries: Botswana Botswana

The Brazilian brothers had refused to admit who the father of the baby was, a judge says.
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Nipsey Hussle murder suspect arrested in Los Angeles

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 22:10
related countries: United States United States
related places: Los Angeles, Sunday

Eric Holder, 29, had been on the run since Sunday's shooting of the American rapper.
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India election 2019: Can Modi clean up the Ganges?

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:04
related countries: India India

In 2014 India's prime minister Narendra Modi promised to clean up the Ganges by 2020. But will India's holy river ever be clean?
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Moise Kean: Juventus teenage striker suffers racist abuse at Cagliari

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:06
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Cagliari

Juventus' Italian teenage forward Moise Kean reacts defiantly after suffering racist abuse from the stands during Tuesday's match at Cagliari.
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Thalidomide scandal: How Australia's response has 'lagged behind'

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:11
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian survivors of the global medical scandal say they now have "hope" for greater action.
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Kottu roti: The street food that makes you feel like dancing

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:16
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Kottu Roti is a street food favourite in Sri Lanka. And watching it being cooked is almost as fun as actually eating it.
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The mystery Samoan in my family tree

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:53
related countries: Samoa Samoa

When Lennard Davis received an email from a stranger who said that Lennard was his closest living relative, he assumed that it was a scam - but it wasn't.
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Mosul: A city still in ruins, two years after defeat of IS

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:57
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Mosul

The Islamic State group was defeated in Mosul in July 2017, but the Iraqi city is struggling to move on.
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Will talks with the Taliban bring peace or chaos?

Tuesday 2nd of April 2019, 23:58
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States

The US and the Afghan Taliban are holding peace talks - but it's just the start of an uncertain process.
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