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'I sold alcohol as a child to survive' - North Korean defector

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 0:00
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Jessie Kim managed to escape from North Korea after being neglected as a child.
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'I sold alcohol as a child to survive' - North Korean defector

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 0:43
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Jessie Kim managed to escape from North Korea after being neglected as a child.
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Ranveer Singh: The Bollywood star known for his outlandish wardrobe

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 0:48
related countries: India India

One of India's most bankable stars, Ranveer Singh also makes news for his unconventional fashion sense.
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Trump announces Kelly Knight Craft as UN ambassador pick

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 2:10
related countries: United States United States

The US president plans to nominate Kelly Knight Craft, after his previous pick Heather Nauert withdrew.
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R Kelly: Singer charged with sexual abuse in Chicago

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 3:10
related countries: United States United States

The singer's lawyer says he maintains his innocence of the 10 charges, at least nine involving minors.
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Rival concerts on either side of Venezuela-Colombia border

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 4:17
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

One had the support of embattled President Nicolas Maduro, while the other was backed by opposition leader Juan Guaidó.
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Venezuela crisis: Colombia border points closed amid aid stand-off

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 5:20
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Pressure mounts as opposition leader Juan Guaidó vows supporters will bring aid in on Saturday.
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Samir Flores Soberanes: Thousands march in Mexico City over activist's murder

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 9:50
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Environmental activist and journalist Samir Flores Soberanes was shot dead on Wednesday.
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Assam toxic alcohol deaths: 70 people die in north-eastern Indian state

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 10:30
related countries: India India

Another 200 people are being treated after drinking bootleg alcohol in India's Assam state.
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Pablo Escobar's former home demolished in Colombia.

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 11:03
related countries: Colombia Colombia

The building will be replaced with a memorial to the victims of the drug lord's reign of terror.
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Venezuelan troops crash through border

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 16:20
related countries: Colombia Colombia

The troops deserted to Colombia, according to the country's migration authorities.
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Stanley Donen: Singin' in the Rain co-director dies aged 94

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 18:23
related countries: Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)

Stanley Donen directed classic Hollywood musicals including Funny Face and On the Town.
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Venezuela soldiers abandon posts at Colombia border

Saturday 23rd of February 2019, 19:19
related countries: Colombia Colombia

The men had been securing the border with Colombia that was closed to stop aid being delivered.
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