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The 1950s car turning heads in Syria

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:03
related countries: Syria Syria

Neither war nor the Islamic state has stopped Abu Malek driving his 1952 DeSoto Powermaster Classic car across Syria.
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Escobares, Texas: Life in the poorest city in the US

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:03
related countries: United States United States
related places: Escobares, Texas

More than half the population Escobares, Texas live under the poverty line.
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Nigeria election 2019: Mapping a nation in nine charts

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:11
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The BBC maps the challenges facing Nigeria as it approaches a presidential election 20 years after the end of military rule.
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The Albanian bunkers built in the midst of the Cold War

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:13
related countries: Albania Albania

Around half a million concrete domed bunkers were built in Albania - and many of them still exist today.
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Iran revolution: 'I wore a hijab and head-banged to Nirvana'

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:24
related countries: Iran Iran

Three generations of women in Iran reflect on how the 1979 Islamic Revolution changed their lives.
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Holocaust row taints Hungary's House of Fates museum project

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:31
related countries: Hungary Hungary, Hong Kong Hong Kong

Hungarian Jews are divided over a new Holocaust museum - and it remains empty.
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'We seized our island back from the navy'

Monday 11th of February 2019, 0:32
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

How a community forced from their idyllic island reclaimed it from Sri Lanka's navy after years of war.
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Democrat Amy Klobuchar announces presidential bid

Monday 11th of February 2019, 1:13
related countries: United States United States

Senator Amy Klobuchar, the fifth woman to enter the White House race, vows to be a moderate voice.
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Alen Stajcic: Sacked Australia coach fights to clear name

Monday 11th of February 2019, 3:36
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia women's football boss Alen Stajcic was dismissed in January over "culture concerns".
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Australia PM seeks to block bill on sick asylum seekers

Monday 11th of February 2019, 5:23
related countries: Australia Australia

A divisive new bill could let sick asylum seekers in offshore centres get treatment in Australia.
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BBC on the Grammys red carpet

Monday 11th of February 2019, 6:14
related countries: United States United States

It's the biggest night in music in the US – see what the stars had to say on the Grammys red carpet.
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Reddit backlash over 'China tech funding'

Monday 11th of February 2019, 6:28
related countries: China China

Redditors flooded the site with snarky posts after reports of funding from Chinese tech giant Tencent.
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Indonesian police use snake to scare Papuan man

Monday 11th of February 2019, 7:48
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Police admit using a snake on a handcuffed Papuan to make him confess to stealing mobile phones.
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Abdurehim Heyit Chinese video 'disproves Uighur musician's death'

Monday 11th of February 2019, 10:25
related countries: China China

Abdurehim Heyit, a Uighur musician, has been in a detention camp after a crackdown on the minority.
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Liam Neeson thriller Cold Pursuit makes $11m at US box office

Monday 11th of February 2019, 10:46
related countries: United States United States

The actor's race remarks didn't seem to have a big impact on Cold Pursuit's box office takings.
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Italian farmers spill milk in protest at low prices

Monday 11th of February 2019, 11:16
related countries: Italy Italy

Thousands of litres of milk are spilled in Sardinia's streets as farmers protest against low prices.
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Walter Jones, congressman behind 'freedom fries', dies at 76

Monday 11th of February 2019, 12:00
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Walter Jones, who originally supported the Iraq war, later became one of its most vocal critics.
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China retaliates after Turkey's claims about Abdurehim Heyit

Monday 11th of February 2019, 12:19
related countries: Turkey Turkey

Abdurehim Heyit, a Uighur musician, has been in a detention camp after a crackdown on the minority.
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Paris to sue Airbnb over 'illegal ads'

Monday 11th of February 2019, 12:43
related countries: France France

The fine could amount to €12.5m ($14m, £11m) for the 1,000 ads the city says break French law.
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Iran rally marks 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution

Monday 11th of February 2019, 13:49
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

Tens of thousands of people brave the snow in Tehran to mark the 1979 Islamic Revolution.
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José Mourinho to host own football show on Russian network RT

Monday 11th of February 2019, 14:46
related countries: Russia Russia

The Manchester United ex-manager is to provide Champions League analysis in a fortnightly programme.
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Hakeem al-Araibi: Thailand frees refugee footballer

Monday 11th of February 2019, 14:49
related countries: Bahrain Bahrain, Australia Australia

Bahraini Hakeem al-Araibi, who has been granted asylum in Australia, was detained in November.
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US shutdown looms as border talks stall ahead of deadline

Monday 11th of February 2019, 15:05
related countries: United States United States
related places: Friday, Congress, Monday

Negotiators hoping to hit a Friday deadline disagree on issues including money for a border wall.
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Russia considers 'unplugging' from internet

Monday 11th of February 2019, 16:15
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia may briefly disconnect from the internet as part of a test of its cyber-defences.
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Ricardo Boechat: Brazil news anchor dies in helicopter crash

Monday 11th of February 2019, 18:22
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Paulo

Ricardo Boechat, one of Brazil's most famous journalists, was killed in the accident in São Paulo.
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Ukraine official charged over acid killing

Monday 11th of February 2019, 18:34
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

A top councillor is accused over an acid attack on an anti-corruption activist that shocked Ukraine.
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South Africa newborn baby rescued from storm drain

Monday 11th of February 2019, 21:32
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Durban

The infant was pulled alive from the pipe after a three-hour operation in Durban, South Africa.
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Why polar bears are invading human settlements

Monday 11th of February 2019, 22:49
related countries: Russia Russia

Why is a part of Russia in a state of emergency over polar bears?
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