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Afghanistan: The children caught in conflict

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 0:07
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Photographer Andrew Quilty captured stories of children affected by conflict in Afghanistan.
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Ukraine election: The 'clone' candidate for president?

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 0:23
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Two of the candidates in next month's Ukrainian presidential election have the same surname and initials.
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Italy's La Scala opera house to return Saudi millions

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 0:28
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Milan's famous La Scala scraps a partnership plan with Saudi Arabia after a public outcry.
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New Zealand attack: How young people responded

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 0:36
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Christchurch

Five of those killed in the Christchurch attack were under 16. Young people held their own vigil.
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How US university admissions are broken

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 0:45
related countries: United States United States

The alleged cheating scandal involving wealthy parents has put the system in the spotlight.
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Cyclone Idai: Mozambique president says 1,000 may have died

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 1:35
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, Mozambique Mozambique

Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi says he has seen bodies floating in flooded areas near Beira port.
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Chinese goths post selfies in protest after subway incident

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 1:40
related countries: China China

It comes after a woman was refused entry onto the subway because of her "horrible" make-up.
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Three dead in record flooding in US Midwestern states

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 2:07
related countries: United States United States
related places: Nebraska, Iowa

Three people have died while residents in Nebraska and Iowa were forced to flee in historic flooding.
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Airbnb host jailed for killing guest over unpaid bill

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 2:10
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian Jason Colton carried out the "vicious" attack on a guest who could not pay the bill.
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NZ PM vows to never utter Christchurch gunman's name

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 3:32
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Christchurch

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to never use the Christchurch attacker's name.
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Cyclone Idai: Rescue teams arrive in Mozambique

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 3:48
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

Rescue teams have arrived in Mozambique where as many as 1,000 people could have died following Cyclone Idai.
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Dutch shooting: Utrecht police arrest suspect after three killed

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 6:14
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Turkey Turkey
related places: Utrecht

Three people were killed and five injured in the shooting on a tram in Utrecht.
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Human embryo smuggling: Malaysian arrested at India airport

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 8:49
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, India India
related places: Mumbai

Officials in Mumbai, India, believe they may have uncovered a smuggling ring linked to a clinic.
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Tokyo 2020 Games: Japan Olympics chief Tsunekazu Takeda quits

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 9:29
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

Japan's 2020 Olympics chief Tsunekazu Takeda quits over corruption allegations relating to Tokyo's winning bid to host the Games.
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Huge aluminium plants hit by 'severe' ransomware attack

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 10:22
related countries: Norway Norway

The Norwegian firm, which employs 35,000 people worldwide, has switched to manual controls at some plants.
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Woman in China nearly dies after injecting herself with fruit juice

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 10:30
related countries: China China

The woman in China suffered liver, kidney, heart and lung damage and spent days in intensive care.
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Cyclone Idai: Huge area of Mozambique submerged

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 10:32
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

A 50km-wide stretch of land in central Mozambique is under water, an aerial survey has shown.
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Christchurch shootings: Ardern vows never to say gunman's name

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 10:47
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand's PM says the person who attacked two mosques should not be allowed notoriety.
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Facebook: New Zealand attack video viewed 4,000 times

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 11:32
related countries: Australia Australia

Facebook says 4,000 people viewed the original attack video and fewer than 200 watched it live.
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World's most expensive cities revealed

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 12:54
related countries: Singapore Singapore, France France, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Paris

Paris is top in a list of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
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Thai tycoon found guilty for poaching but freed ahead of appeal

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 15:11
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Premchai Karnasuta was seen with hunting gear and carcasses of protected species in a national park.
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Pope rejects Cardinal Barbarin's resignation over abuse cover-up

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 15:23
related countries: France France

France's top Catholic cleric was given a six-month suspended sentence for failing to report abuse.
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Estonia warns anglers off thin ice

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 18:06
related countries: Estonia Estonia

Estonian anglers have been caught fishing on thawing ice despite ban.
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Kazakh leader Nazarbayev resigns after three decades

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 18:12
related countries: Kazakhstan Kazakhstan

Nursultan Nazarbayev, the country's first president, is likely to retain much of his influence.
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US-backed Syrian fighters 'overrun IS encampment'

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 18:34
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria, United States United States

The camp near the Iraqi border made up most of the last patch of land held by the jihadist group.
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Off-piste skiers swallowed by Austria avalanche

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 19:23
related countries: Austria Austria

A group of skiers were caught by surprise after being trapped in an off-piste avalanche in Austria.
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Brexit: Angela Merkel vows to fight for orderly process

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 19:51
related countries: Germany Germany

The German leader says time is running out and refuses to say whether she will support an extension.
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Jair Bolsonaro and Donald Trump swap football shirts

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 20:02
related countries: United States United States, Botswana Botswana
related places: White House

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is visiting US President Donald Trump at the White House.
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France issues arrest warrants in Russian doping probe

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 20:35
related countries: Russia Russia

Two former Russian athletics officials are alleged to be involved in the doping cover-ups.
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Wendy Williams seeking addiction help and living in sober house

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 20:46
related countries: United States United States

The US talk show host opened up about her addiction and secret stay in a sober house.
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Boeing: US orders review of 737 Max licence to fly

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 21:27
related countries: United States United States

The transport secretary orders an independent assessment of the 737 Max certification process.
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Hang White People: Rapper Nick Conrad fined over YouTube song

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 21:54
related countries: France France

French rapper Nick Conrad is found guilty of incitement to violence with his video Hang White People.
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Dutch shooting: Letter may suggest terror motive in Utrecht

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 22:46
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands
related places: Utrecht

Police say a letter found in a getaway car in Utrecht may point to terrorism, after suspect arrested.
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Danish MP told child 'not welcome' in parliament chamber

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 22:51
related countries: Denmark Denmark

The speaker asked the MP to remove her child because "MPs should be in the chamber, not babies or children".
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Survivors rescued from cyclone Idai are lifted by land and air

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 23:29
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

Rescue operations continue to recover survivors from the floods caused by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.
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Mexico violence: With only one gun shop, why all the murders?

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 23:35
related countries: United States United States

The number of homicides reached a record high in 2018 and experts say most were carried out with US guns.
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Cyclone Idai: 'Humanitarian disaster' in southern Africa

Tuesday 19th of March 2019, 23:38
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

The president of Mozambique has declared Cyclone Idai "a humanitarian disaster of great proportion".
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