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North Korea rebuilding rocket sites: What does this mean?

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:01
related countries: North Korea North Korea

North Korea knows the world can see it rebuilding its rocket sites, so what signal is it trying to send?
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IMF: Greece among best performers in eurozone

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:04
related countries: Greece Greece

The International Monetary Fund says Greece is still vulnerable but has made great progress.
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Bollywood ban may hurt Pakistan more than India

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:07
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan, India India

Recent aerial hostilities between India and Pakistan have also taken a hit on Bollywood.
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Venezuelan crisis: Running out of food, power and cash in blackout

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:19
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela's blackout has lasted several days and with poverty levels already high and 40C heat, how is the country coping?
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Students save on fees, but Chile's universities struggle

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:19
related countries: Chile Chile

Chile's universities are warning about a lack of funding after high fees are removed for many students.
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India election 2019: The next manufacturing superpower?

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 0:39
related countries: India India

India's BJP government pledged to expand the country's manufacturing base - but are its plans on track?
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Sex abuse Cardinal's ‘staggering arrogance'

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 4:50
related countries: Australia Australia

A judge in Australia has sentenced senior Catholic Church figure George Pell to six years in jail.
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Ethiopian Airlines: Mourning the crash victims

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 5:00
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

Relatives of the people who died on board an Ethiopian Airlines flight have been speaking of their grief.
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George Pell: Cardinal jailed for child sexual abuse in Australia

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 5:00
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian Cardinal George Pell is the most senior Catholic ever convicted of such crimes.
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US refuses to ground Boeing 737 Max crash aircraft

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 7:50
related countries: United States United States

The US Federal Aviation Administration finds no "performance issues" amid calls to suspend the Boeing 737 Max.
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Catherine Shaw death: Woman missing in Guatemala had 'blow to head'

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 9:15
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Catherine Shaw was reported missing after she left a Guatemala hotel on 5 March.
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'Swiss climbers' died in Ben Nevis avalanche

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 10:26
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Three climbers died and fourth is seriously injured in hospital following Tuesday's incident.
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Chickens 'gang up' to kill intruder fox on French farm

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 10:40
related countries: France France

The small fox became trapped inside a coop with 3,000 chickens when the automatic doors closed.
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Dutch 'blunder building' bans dancing

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 10:45
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

A much-criticised Dutch government building has warned staff over weak floors.
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India election 2019: Modi channels his inner Bollywood

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 11:28
related countries: India India

The Indian PM played a strong Bollywood game in a flurry of tweets to raise voter awareness.
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IS women defiant in face of lost caliphate

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 12:01
related countries: Syria Syria

The ideology of IS will persist, says the BBC's Jewan Abdi, after meeting women who fled its last enclave in Syria.
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Who attacked N Korea's Madrid embassy?

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 12:05
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

A group of 10 assailants reportedly broke into North Korea's embassy in Madrid in February.
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Japan Sega game sales halted after cocaine arrest

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 12:51
related countries: Japan Japan

Japanese sales of Sega's Judgment are put on hold following the arrest of an actor involved in the game.
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Brexit: Theresa May says she understands 'the voice of the country'

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 13:44
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Theresa May tells MPs they face "hard choices" over Brexit as the EU says only the UK can break the impasse.
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Saudi Arabia puts women's rights activists on trial

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 14:57
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Many had successfully campaigned for the end of a ban on women driving in the Gulf kingdom.
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Ethiopian Airlines: Ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, says CEO

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 15:46
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia, United States United States

Many countries have grounded Boeing 737 Max jets after the Ethiopian Airlines crash but not the US.
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Russian activist jailed after setting up Putin's fake gravestone

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 16:48
related countries: Russia Russia

The man was protesting against a bill on Russia's internet, saying it threatened freedom of speech.
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'Distracted boyfriend' couple star in Hungary pro-family ads

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 17:31
related countries: Hungary Hungary

Hungary's family policies are promoted with help from one of the internet's best-known dysfunctional couples.
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Angry protests after 12 babies die in Tunisia hospital

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 17:48
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

Crowds gather at the Rabta hospital, as a bereaved father says officials must be held accountable.
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Mark Riddell: Exam whizz at centre of US college cheat scandal

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 17:57
related countries: United States United States

Prosecutors say Mark Riddell, 36, aced tests for students because he is a "really smart guy".
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Stonehenge was 'hub for Britain's earliest mass parties'

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 19:03
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The variety of pig bones found suggest people travelled a long way for the feasts, researchers say.
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Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building disaster leaves 10 dead

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 20:31
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Lagos

At least 10 people are killed and many more feared trapped in the rubble of a four-storey building.
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Lori Loughlin: US actress released on bail in college cheating scam

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 22:48
related countries: United States United States

The sitcom actress was freed on a $1m bond over a college-entrance scandal involving her daughters.
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Lagos collapse: 'Everybody had to run for their lives'

Wednesday 13th of March 2019, 22:51
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria
related places: Lagos

Eyewitnesses describe their terror as a building containing a school collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.
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