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UK's Chagos Islands descendants feel like 'lost nation'

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 0:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Evicted from their homeland, Chagos Islands families living in the UK are divided by immigration law.
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Tiananmen 30 years on - China's great act of 'forgettance'

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 0:19
related countries: China China

Older people are not allowed to remember; the younger generation aren't even allowed to know.
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Canadian national inquiry: Giving a voice to missing and murdered women

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 1:54
related countries: Canada Canada

Beverley Jacobs and Terri Brown fought tirelessly on behalf of missing and murdered indigenous women.
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Frank Lucas: Man who inspired American Gangster dies aged 88

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 5:58
related countries: United States United States
related places: Harlem

Frank Lucas, played on-screen by Denzel Washington, was known for peddling heroin in Harlem.
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Deaths of indigenous women 'a Canadian genocide', leaked report says

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 6:53
related countries: Canada Canada

Leaked national report describes possibly thousands of deaths of indigenous women as genocide.
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US ends special trade treatment for India amid tariff dispute

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 9:35
related countries: India India, United States United States

The US scraps the country's preferential trading status amid a deepening row over protectionism.
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Trump backs Johnson for UK prime minister

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 10:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Johnson

The US president praises Conservative frontrunner Boris Johnson ahead of his UK state visit.
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Tornadoes wreak havoc in Chile

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 11:37
related countries: Chile Chile

House are destroyed, power lines cut and vehicles damaged as unusual weather hits the south of the country.
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Fake Saudi prince Anthony Gignac jailed for $8m fraud

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 12:33
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Anthony Gignac gets 18 years in jail for using a fake persona to cheat people out of money.
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Virginia Beach shooting: 12 killed after city worker opens fire at colleagues

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 12:36
related countries: United States United States

A disgruntled employee fired 'indiscriminately' in a government office before he was killed by officers.
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Elton John 'rejects' Russia censorship of Rocketman gay scenes

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 14:27
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The British singer says the decision to cut gay sex scenes from the biopic is "cruelly unaccepting".
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Jonas Savimbi: Angola's former Unita leader reburied after 17 years

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 14:47
related countries: Angola Angola, United States United States

Jonas Savimbi led the US-backed Unita rebel group in Angola's 27-year civil war.
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US demands social media details from visa applicants

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 16:46
related countries: United States United States

Nearly all visa applicants will have to submit social media names, email address and phone numbers.
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Nanda Devi: Search for eight climbers missing in Himalayas

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 17:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The team, which includes four Britons, was being led by experienced mountaineer Martin Moran.
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Etienne Tshisekedi funeral takes place in DR Congo

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 18:08
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

Etienne Tshisekedi is buried in DR Congo after a dispute with the former government was resolved.
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Jose Antonio Reyes: Former Arsenal winger dies aged 35

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 18:12
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Sevilla

Former Arsenal winger Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a car accident aged 35, Spanish club Sevilla have announced.
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Dzerzhinsk explosion: Blast at Russian explosives factory injures 79

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 18:56
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Dzerzhinsk

The factory in Dzerzhinsk was reportedly used to produce and store high-explosive bombs.
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Liverpool beat Spurs 2-0 to win Champions League final in Madrid

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 21:25
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Liverpool are the champions of Europe for the sixth time after beating Tottenham in a lacklustre all-English Champions League final.
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Nayib Bukele: El Salvador's incoming leader promises 'new era'

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 22:19
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador

The young politician has blown open El Salvador's two-party system but can he deliver on his promises?
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Which are the most remade BBC dramas?

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 23:18
related countries: India India, United Kingdom United Kingdom

As an Indian version of Luther gets under way, why are overseas producers so keen to remake British drama?
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Five potential flashpoints for Trump's visit to UK

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 23:18
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Behind the pageantry, what policy differences could cause rifts during the president's UK state visit?
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Coffee art: Why Ennock Mlangeni swapped paint for the bean

Saturday 1st of June 2019, 23:26
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South African Ennock Mlangeni is a self-taught visual artist who creates art using coffee.
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