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Gaza zoo animals evacuated to Jordan by Four Paws group

Monday 8th of April 2019, 0:52
related countries: Jordan Jordan

Welfare group Four Paws moves more than 40 of the zoo's animals to a reserve in Jordan.
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Fears over Hong Kong-China extradition plans

Monday 8th of April 2019, 3:31
related countries: China China, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Beijing

Critics say the plan will erode the city's judicial independence amid Beijing's growing influence.
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Cubans march to end animal cruelty in possible first

Monday 8th of April 2019, 4:30
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Hundreds march against animal cruelty in what is thought to be Cuba's first independent protest.
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Sudan: Protesters at army HQ keep pressure on Bashir

Monday 8th of April 2019, 4:45
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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Cho Yang-ho: Korean Air chairman and 'nut rage' father dies at 70

Monday 8th of April 2019, 5:16
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Chairman Cho Yang-ho's leadership has been plagued by several family scandals over the years.
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Pakistan accuses India of plotting fresh military attack

Monday 8th of April 2019, 5:25
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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Vegan protests: 'Un-Australian' activists arrested, PM Morrison says

Monday 8th of April 2019, 8:11
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Scott Morrison rebukes animal rights activists after dozens are arrested in nationwide protests.
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Libya crisis: Fighting near Tripoli leaves 21 dead

Monday 8th of April 2019, 9:37
related countries: India India, Libya Libya, United States United States
related places: Tripoli

Forces led by Gen Khalifa Haftar have ignored all calls to stop their offensive.
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A really simple guide to India’s general election

Monday 8th of April 2019, 12:13
related countries: India India

The world's largest democracy is holding its general election - find out who's involved and what's at stake.
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Rapper regrets Nipsey Hussle girlfriend comment

Monday 8th of April 2019, 12:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The rapper said he'd romantically pursue Lauren London but give her "a whole year" to grieve.
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Italy stops UK tourist with Pompeii mosaic tiles

Monday 8th of April 2019, 12:25
related countries: Italy Italy, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British woman was spotted removing tiles from a Roman floor mosaic, Italian reports say.
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Kirstjen Nielsen: US Homeland Security chief resigns

Monday 8th of April 2019, 13:18
related countries: United States United States

Kirstjen Nielsen oversaw some of President Trump's controversial US border policies.
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Russian film director Kirill Serebrennikov gets bail in fraud case

Monday 8th of April 2019, 13:28
related countries: Russia Russia

Kirill Serebrennikov denies embezzling around $2m in public money from a theatre project.
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China city pulls smartwatch snooping

Monday 8th of April 2019, 15:10
related countries: China China
related places: Nanjing

The Chinese city of Nanjing has cancelled its initiative to monitor street sweepers through smartwatches after criticism on social media.
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Sudan protest: Clashes among armed forces at Khartoum sit-in

Monday 8th of April 2019, 15:14
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum

Elements of the army act to protect protesters as security forces fire tear gas, witnesses say.
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New Zealand official in court over camera in US toilet

Monday 8th of April 2019, 15:57
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand, United States United States

New Zealand's former top military official in the US is accused of filming people at the embassy.
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Dozens of animal rights protesters arrested in Australia

Monday 8th of April 2019, 16:05
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Melbourne

Dozens of animal rights protesters were arrested after blocking a busy street in Melbourne
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Russian jails drop yoga ban

Monday 8th of April 2019, 16:28
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian prisons reinstate yoga classes suspended after 'gay' fears.
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Sudan protest: Some soldiers protect demonstrators

Monday 8th of April 2019, 17:00
related countries: Sudan Sudan
related places: Khartoum

Thousands of protesters camp outside army headquarters in Khartoum, urging President Bashir to step down.
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Revolutionary Guard Corps: US labels Iran force as terrorists

Monday 8th of April 2019, 17:02
related countries: Iran Iran, United States United States

It is the first time the US has labelled a foreign government's military as a terrorist organisation.
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Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in college admissions scandal

Monday 8th of April 2019, 20:05
related countries: United States United States

Felicity Huffman is among 14 people pleading guilty in a scheme to buy places at elite universities.
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Huawei wi-fi modules were pulled from Pakistan CCTV system

Monday 8th of April 2019, 20:14
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

BBC Panorama discovered that Huawei was told to remove the kit because of the "potential of misuse".
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Bomb kills three US soldiers in Afghanistan

Monday 8th of April 2019, 20:49
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States
related places: Bagram

A roadside bomb kills three service members and a contractor near Bagram air base, north of Kabul.
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Libya conflict: Air strike closes sole working airport in Tripoli

Monday 8th of April 2019, 22:17
related countries: Libya Libya
related places: Tripoli

Passengers were evacuated after the air strike on at Mitiga International Airport.
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Libya crisis: Air strike at Tripoli airport as thousands flee clashes

Monday 8th of April 2019, 22:20
related countries: Libya Libya
related places: Tripoli

Flights are halted in Libya's capital as a power struggle for the country's capital drags on.
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Randolph Alles: US Secret Service director to leave post

Monday 8th of April 2019, 22:23
related countries: United States United States

Randolph Alles is the latest to go in a leadership shake-up at the Department of Homeland Security.
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Should cyber-security be more chameleon, less rhino?

Monday 8th of April 2019, 23:10
related countries: Israel Israel

Israeli researchers think it's time we changed our approach to securing our computers from hackers.
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India election 2019: Is unemployment rising?

Monday 8th of April 2019, 23:32
related countries: India India

As the election approaches, a controversy rages over unemployment figures in India
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