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Meet the young activists shaking up South Africa

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 0:06
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The #FeesMustFall campaign created a new generation of political activists. But nearly four years later, how will they affect South Africa’s upcoming election?
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'African parents don’t see creative jobs as a career'

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 0:12
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Paige is a make-up artist from South London, but her mum was less than pleased at her career choice.
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Edge of the Knife: The film in a language only 20 people speak

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 0:18
related countries: Canada Canada
related places: Haida

How the film Edge of the Knife could help save Haida, an indigenous language on Canada's west coast.
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Sudan's bold challenge to authoritarianism

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 0:28
related countries: Sudan Sudan

What is unfolding in Sudan has the potential to shape an epoch on the continent of Africa.
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Can China's plane-maker take on Boeing and Airbus?

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 0:31
related countries: China China

Chinese-made planes have attracted criticism, but the crisis facing Boeing could spur interest.
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Donald Trump to withdraw US from Arms Trade Treaty

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 8:34
related countries: United States United States

The global pact, signed by Barack Obama, aims to regulate the sale of weapons internationally.
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'Fake Lego gang' dismantled in $30m Chinese raid

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 10:34
related countries: China China

Police discover some 630,000 alleged counterfeit items - including an apparent Star Wars knock-off.
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Sri Lanka bombings: 'I invited the bomber into the church'

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 14:10
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas), Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Brother Stanley was the pastor in charge of the Zion church in Sri Lanka when the bombing happened.
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Putin mulls easing Russian passport rules for whole Ukraine

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 15:02
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Russia Russia

President Putin says he is considering extending a scheme announced this week in rebel-held areas.
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Knives found at Japan prince's desk days before abdication

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 16:12
related countries: Japan Japan

Police launch an investigation after blades are discovered at the 12-year-old's school classroom.
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Cyclone Kenneth: Entire villages wiped out, says UN

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 17:17
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

A UN official says it looks from the air like parts of Mozambique were "run over by a bulldozer".
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Maria Butina: Putin 'outraged' at sentencing of Russian spy

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 19:16
related countries: Russia Russia

The Russian president describes Maria Butina's 18-month prison sentence as a "travesty of justice".
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US police seek return of $30,000 dropped on road

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 19:41
related countries: United States United States
related places: Grand Haven, Michigan

A box carrying tens of thousands of dollars falls off the back of a truck in Grand Haven, Michigan.
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Pope donates $500,000 for migrants stranded in Mexico

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 21:30
related countries: United States United States, Mexico Mexico

The money will help provide housing, food and basic needs for thousands trying to reach the US.
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US synagogue shooting: One person dead in Poway, California

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 22:40
related countries: United States United States
related places: San Diego, California, Poway

A man has been arrested after an attack at the synagogue near San Diego, California.
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Can football with special rules help reduce violence in Colombia?

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 23:23
related countries: Colombia Colombia

In Colombia, the 'Tiempo de Juego' charity is using the sport to try to reduce crime in violent neighbourhoods.
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Is this the face of a man held captive since the age of six?

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 23:41
related countries: China China

The second most important figure in Tibetan Buddhism was seized by China in 1995 and hasn't been seen since. Why does it matter?
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Royal baby: How US moms compare with UK mums

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 23:49
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

Bubbly, breastfeeding and baby names - how American moms-to-be compare with British mums-to-be.
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The Iranian artist who worked with Warhol

Saturday 27th of April 2019, 23:55
related countries: Iran Iran

Iranian artist Monir Farmanfarmaian, who worked with Andy Warhol, has died aged 97.
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