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Vibrant and bright: Haiti's fashion industry is on the up

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 0:15
related countries: Haiti Haiti

The Caribbean nation, famed for its vibrant art, is home to a bold and progressive slew of designers
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North Korea state TV goes hi-tech for a day

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 0:21
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Drab studio backdrops out and slick graphics in as Korean Central Television (KCTV) goes hi-tech for a day.
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Brazil bridge collapses in Pará state after ferryboat crash

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 3:39
related countries: Brazil Brazil

A ferryboat hits a bridge spanning the Moju River in Brazil, causing a portion to collapse.
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Israel PM vows to annex West Bank settlements if re-elected

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 5:55
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Benjamin Netanyahu's comments come three days before the country's general election.
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Sudan: Protesters converge on army headquarters in Khartoum

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 7:15
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum

It's the first time protests have reached the building in Khartoum, near the presidential compound.
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North Korea: Tourists swell Pyongyang marathon turnout

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 10:12
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Pyongyang

The number of foreign runners in the North Korean capital has doubled, but none are from the US.
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Libya crisis: Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj vows to defend Tripoli

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 10:18
related countries: Libya Libya
related places: Tripoli

Fayez al-Serraj vows to defend Tripoli as rebel forces advance from the east.
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Libya crisis: Foreign powers evacuate as unrest worsens

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 10:49
related countries: India India, Libya Libya, United States United States
related places: Tripoli

US Africa Command and India are among those relocating personnel amid ongoing clashes near Tripoli.
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Malaysian golfer dies aged 28 in China

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 12:54
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, China China
related places: Hainan

Malaysian golfer Arie Irawan dies aged 28 in his hotel room during the Sanya Championship on the Chinese resort island of Hainan.
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Sudan: Protesters at army HQ keep pressure on Bashir

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 17:33
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum, Bashir

Demonstrators outside the military headquarters in Khartoum want the army to remove the president.
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US tourist and safari guide freed after kidnap in Uganda

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 21:22
related countries: Uganda Uganda, United States United States
related places: Jean

Kimberly Endicott and Jean-Paul Mirenge are now "back safe", officials have said.
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British woman faces Dubai jail over Facebook 'horse' insult

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 21:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Londoner Laleh Shahravesh, 55, could be sentenced to two years in prison over two Facebook posts.
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Trump replaces homeland security chief

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 22:21
related countries: United States United States

President Trump says US Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is leaving her position
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Pakistan accuses India of plotting fresh military attack

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 22:41
related countries: India India

The claim is dismissed as "war hysteria" by India and comes weeks after a flare-up in tensions.
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'Why I quit as a barrister to follow my dream job'

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:04
related countries: India India

Why Nisha Katona quit being a barrister to build an "authentic" Indian restaurant chain.
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Beach fitness is keeping Dakar's elderly residents in shape

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:09
related countries: Senegal Senegal
related places: Dakar

Senegal's capital Dakar is one of the most fitness-focused cities in Africa.
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Did Russia meddle in Magadascar's election?

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:10
related countries: Madagascar Madagascar

A BBC investigation has revealed that at least six candidates were offered money by Russians in the lead up to last year’s presidential elections in Madagascar.
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The pressure to be beautiful in Bangladesh

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:18
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

"We become anonymous even to ourselves and our identities remain concealed," photographer Habiba Nowrose says.
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Israel's election: Five things to know

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:22
related countries: Israel Israel

What to expect from Israel's upcoming polls, as PM Benjamin Netanyahu fights for political survival.
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Why the future of French is African

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:35
related countries: France France

Africa may save France's language from the decline it is experiencing elsewhere in the world.
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Air pollution: How does London's new emissions zone compare?

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: How, London

New restrictions on drivers come into force in central London today, so how do these compare with the rest of the world?
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India election 2019: Has India's BJP government kept its promises?

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:52
related countries: India India

Reality Check looks at key promises and claims in the Indian election - and at what the data reveals.
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How did US and Ethiopia become so close?

Sunday 7th of April 2019, 23:54
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia, United States United States

The relationship goes beyond prudent foreign policy, resulting in a unique level of diplomatic and diasporic cooperation.
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