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Why is a Tanzanian chief's skull mentioned in the Versailles Treaty?

Friday 28th of June 2019, 0:52
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

Chief Mkwawa died 16 years before WW1 began but his skull was mentioned in the treaty that ended the conflict.
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Putin: Russian president says liberalism 'obsolete'

Friday 28th of June 2019, 4:32
related countries: Russia Russia

Speaking before the G20 summit, the Russian leader says the political ideology has "outlived its purpose".
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Italy migrants: Pressure builds over Lampedusa rescue ship

Friday 28th of June 2019, 4:42
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Lampedusa

It comes as Italy tries to clamp down on migrant rescue boats entering its territorial waters.
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Jean-Claude Romand: Fake French doctor who killed family is free

Friday 28th of June 2019, 5:00
related countries: France France

Jean-Claude Romand murdered his wife, children and parents in 1993 as he was about to be exposed.
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New Zealand 'fake meat' pizza was not misleading, says Hell Pizza

Friday 28th of June 2019, 5:00
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Hell Pizza says it covertly introduced plant-based meat on its Burger Pizza to raise awareness.
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Donald Trump's joking reprimand to Putin: 'Don't meddle in the 2020 election'

Friday 28th of June 2019, 7:10
related countries: Russia Russia, Japan Japan, United States United States

The US president held a meeting with the Russian leader during the G20 summit in Japan.
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iPhone designer Jony Ive to leave Apple

Friday 28th of June 2019, 8:00
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The British designer's work helped turn Apple into the world's most valuable company.
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Genoa bridge: Towers demolished after residents evacuated

Friday 28th of June 2019, 8:11
related countries: Italy Italy

Ten months after the giant Morandi bridge collapsed, experts demolish the remaining structure.
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India arrests after women's heads shaved for resisting rape

Friday 28th of June 2019, 9:22
related countries: India India
related places: Bihar

A group of men assaulted the mother and daughter and shaved their heads, police in Bihar state say.
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G20 summit: Trump jokes to Putin about Russian election meddling

Friday 28th of June 2019, 12:12
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president delivers a light-hearted reprimand to his Russian counterpart at the G20 summit.
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DR Congo copper and cobalt miners killed in Kolwezi

Friday 28th of June 2019, 12:26
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo
related places: Lualaba, Kolwezi

The governor of Lualaba province says the fatalities are "clandestine artisanal diggers".
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Merkel's shaking: Why Germans feel so protective

Friday 28th of June 2019, 13:01
related countries: Germany Germany

German media are restrained about Chancellor Merkel's tremors, but her health is a political issue.
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California set to be first US state to ban hair discrimination

Friday 28th of June 2019, 15:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: California

California's planned law on natural hair will cover "traits historically associated with race".
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Is Putin right? Is liberalism really obsolete?

Friday 28th of June 2019, 15:47
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Is

Russia's president says liberal ideas are opposed by "the overwhelming majority" - but is he right?
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French police pepper spray Paris climate protesters

Friday 28th of June 2019, 16:35
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

The protesters were blocking roads in the capital Paris to draw attention to climate change.
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US 2020 election: Do the three richest own more than the poorest half of Americans?

Friday 28th of June 2019, 16:56
related countries: United States United States

Democratic White House contender Bernie Sanders claims the poorest 50% of Americans own less than the three richest. Is he right?
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Skripal poisoning: Third Russian suspect 'commanded attack'

Friday 28th of June 2019, 18:30
related countries: Russia Russia

A Newsnight-Bellingcat investigation maps the movements of a man thought to have directed the attack.
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EU and Mercosur agree huge trade deal after 20-year talks

Friday 28th of June 2019, 19:29
related countries: United States United States

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker says it is the biggest deal the EU has ever concluded.
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European heatwave: France hits record temperature of 45.9C

Friday 28th of June 2019, 21:06
related countries: France France

The new record, equivalent to 114.6F, was measured in southern France amid a Europe-wide heatwave.
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Vincent Lambert: French court ends life support tug-of-war

Friday 28th of June 2019, 21:15
related countries: France France

Doctors can now end Vincent Lambert's life support, in a high-profile right-to-die case.
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Venezuela crisis: US announces sanctions against Maduro's son

Friday 28th of June 2019, 21:33
related countries: United States United States

The socialist leader's 29-year-old son "Nicolasito" becomes latest figure to be hit with US sanctions.
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G20 summit: Russia's Putin grabs headlines in Osaka

Friday 28th of June 2019, 21:40
related countries: Russia Russia

Confrontations over Russia's actions didn't appear to get in the way of jokes, photo ops and dinner with the host.
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European heatwave: France hits record temperature

Friday 28th of June 2019, 22:23
related countries: Italy Italy, France France, Spain Spain
related places: Paris, Rome

From Europe's hottest village, forest fires in Spain and tourists enjoying Paris and Rome, the heatwave has been felt on the continent.
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South African teens: 'How we built a plane in 10 days'

Friday 28th of June 2019, 23:05
related countries: South Africa South Africa, Egypt Egypt
related places: Cairo, Cape Town

These South African teenagers built their own plane and are flying it from Cape Town to Cairo.
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Who's in the running for Juncker's post and other EU top jobs?

Friday 28th of June 2019, 23:15
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

EU leaders have a special summit on Sunday to try to choose the next president of the European Commission.
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Baby found in plastic bag has ‘people waiting in line’ to adopt her

Friday 28th of June 2019, 23:23
related countries: Georgia Georgia, United States United States

Hundreds of families are offering to adopt a baby girl abandoned in a plastic bag in Georgia, US.
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