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India election 2019: Are women any safer?

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 0:29
related countries: India India

Violence against women is an emotive issue in India's election campaign. Has the situation improved?
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Trump 2.0 visits Washington

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 0:39
related countries: Botswana Botswana, United States United States

The US and Brazilian presidents may be ideological soulmates, but this bromance faces a big test.
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Chandrashekhar Azad: The Indian Dalit leader challenging Modi

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 0:46
related countries: India India

Chandrashekhar Azad has emerged as the newest political icon for India's 200 million Dalits.
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White Crow's star dancer 'channelled' Rudolf Nureyev

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 0:48
related countries: Russia Russia

Oleg Ivenko says he "talked" to Rudolf Nureyev as he played the superstar Russian dancer.
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Danish MP's baby 'not welcome' in chamber

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 1:29
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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Brexit: The choice facing British citizens living in Germany

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 3:49
related countries: Germany Germany, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Berlin

What Brexit, freedom of movement and citizenship mean to three people living in Berlin.
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Guatemala seeks arrest of former attorney general Thelma Aldana

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 3:59
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

An arrest warrant is issued for former attorney general Thelma Aldana, who is running for president.
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Pasir Gudang: How one quiet lorry sparked a toxic waste crisis

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 4:37
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia
related places: Pasir Gudang

It was broad daylight in Pasir Gudang, Malaysia, when up to 40 tonnes of waste slipped into the river.
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Christchurch shootings: Father and son in first victims' funerals

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 5:08
related countries: Syria Syria, New Zealand New Zealand

The two Syrians had come to New Zealand as refugees and leave behind a wife and younger brother.
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Radovan Karadzic: Former Bosnian Serb leader faces final war crimes verdict

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 5:51
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

A UN tribunal is to rule on the appeal of Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, who was found guilty of genocide.
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Christchurch shooting: NZ PM: 'We need global action on extremism'

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 6:33
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern has called for global action on extremism in an exclusive BBC interview.
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Christchurch shootings: Jacinda Ardern calls for global anti-racism fight

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 6:48
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand's PM tells the BBC that right-wing ideology must be confronted after the mosque attacks.
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Cyclone Idai: 'Massive disaster' in Mozambique and Zimbabwe

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 9:27
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique

Hundreds of thousands of people in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi could be affected, UN says.
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Tokyo 2020: Robots to feature at Olympic and Paralympic Games

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 9:27
related countries: Japan Japan

The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to revolutionise the way spectators experience sporting events - by introducing robots
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Indian political icon won't contest poll

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 9:35
related countries: India India

The Indian Dalit leader says she stepped aside for the good of a coalition formed to fight the ruling party.
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San Francisco moves to ban e-cigarettes until health effects known

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 9:37
related countries: United States United States

The law would halt sales until vaping's health effects are fully evaluated by US regulators.
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Argentina rescue: Huge search finds boy lost for day in desert

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 10:34
related countries: Argentina Argentina

A massive search found the boy 21km from where his parents lost him in western Argentina.
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Why Turkish leader is showing Christchurch attack video

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 11:26
related countries: Turkey Turkey, New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Christchurch, Erdogan

The Turkish leader's use of footage from the New Zealand shootings is vintage Erdogan, says Mark Lowen.
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Holi: Hindus across India and Nepal celebrate festival of colours

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 12:04
related countries: Nepal Nepal, India India

Mainly celebrated in India and Nepal, Holi marks the beginning of spring.
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US air strikes killed Somali civilians - Amnesty

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 12:44
related countries: Somalia Somalia, United States United States

Amnesty International says it recorded 14 recent deaths - the US says its targets are "terrorists".
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Tayla Harris: Australian rules football player's online trolling compared to sexual abuse

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 13:12
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Online abuse of Australian rules footballer Tayla Harris has been described as "abhorrent and disgusting".
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Cyclone Idai: Mozambique survivors desperate for help

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 15:05
related countries: Mozambique Mozambique
related places: Beira

Eyewitness accounts emerge from Beira in Mozambique, which was devastated by Cyclone Idai.
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Native American inmates in Texas win right to grow hair long

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 15:31
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

Three Texas prisoners win a nearly seven-year lawsuit to grow their hair long for religious beliefs.
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Christchurch shooting: Australia's moment of hate speech reckoning

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 16:15
related countries: Australia Australia

Australians question whether the tone of racial rhetoric spurred the man accused of the Christchurch attacks.
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Italian driver hijacks and torches school bus full of children

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 16:23
related countries: Italy Italy

Police helped children escape through smashed windows as the suspect set the bus alight.
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Radovan Karadzic sentence increased to life at UN tribunal

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 16:58
related countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Bosnian Serb ex-leader planned the 1995 Srebrenica massacre of nearly 8,000 Muslim men and boys.
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'Obscene' beer label causes row in Russia

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 17:08
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian brewery is under fire for its sado-masochistic bottle label.
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Trump spooks markets with China trade tariffs warning

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 17:59
related countries: United States United States, China China

The US president says tariffs on goods could stay for longer to make sure China 'lives by the deal'.
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Fake pathologist for Germanwings air crash victims on trial

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 20:02
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The Dutch man examined victims of major disasters like the 2015 Germanwings air crash.
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Hungary Orban: Europe's centre-right EPP suspends Fidesz

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 20:05
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Hong Kong Hong Kong
related places: Brussels

Hungary's right-wing Fidesz party has been in a long-running row with European Parliament colleagues.
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Korea spycam porn: 1,600 fall victim and four men arrested

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 21:44
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Four men allegedly filmed 1,600 guests in 30 South Korean hotels and sold the footage online.
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Three children dropped to safety from apartment fire in Iowa

Wednesday 20th of March 2019, 21:53
related countries: United States United States
related places: Iowa

Dramatic bodycam video shows police officers catching them from a third floor apartment in the American state of Iowa.
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