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Ukraine election: Why comic Zelenskiy is real threat to Poroshenko

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 0:01
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

A comedian livens up Ukraine's presidential election, as many voters feel let down by politicians.
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Where is the Islamic State group still active around the world?

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 0:03
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria

Iraq and Syria continue to see the most IS attacks, but the group is active in many other countries.
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Female rally champion Tuta Mionki on driving change

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 0:08
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenyan rally navigator Tuta Mionki is making history with her success in a male-dominated sport.
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Climate change: Drilling in 'Iceberg Alley'

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 1:28
related countries: Antarctica Antarctica

The huge blocks of ice that drift away from Antarctica have a story to tell about Earth's past - and its future.
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Cathay Pacific to buy budget airline Hong Kong Express

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 2:58
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

The airline will pay $628m for Hong Kong Express, a low-cost carrier which operates flights across Asia.
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Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 4:52
related countries: Austria Austria

Police investigate a donation to Martin Sellner, possibly from the suspect in the Christchurch attacks.
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UK man arrested fleeing Australia on jet ski, police say

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 7:24
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, Australia Australia

The man, who faces drugs charges, was captured just 4km south of Papua New Guinea.
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Team crash survivor dies after football game

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 11:03
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Rafael Henzel, who survived the Brazilian team's plane crash, has a heart attack playing football.
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Meng Hongwei: China to prosecute former Interpol chief

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 11:04
related countries: China China

Meng Hongwei, who was arrested while visiting China last year, is accused of taking bribes
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Austria police arrest IS plot suspect in Vienna raid

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 11:38
related countries: Austria Austria, Germany Germany
related places: Vienna

The suspected Islamic State supporter is believed to have tried to derail trains in Germany.
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Shadowy group claims embassy raid

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 11:59
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Cheollima Civil Defense allegedly broke into North Korea's Madrid embassy and fled with computers.
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EU plans vehicle speed limiters from 2022

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 12:16
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The EU plans to make the technology mandatory from 2022 and the UK says it will follow suit.
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British-Canadian AI expert Geoffrey Hinton wins Turing Award

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 15:45
related countries: Canada Canada, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Geoffrey Hinton shares this year's award with two other leading figures in artificial intelligence.
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Youth minister tells child rapper to hang up his mic

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 16:05
related countries: Uganda Uganda

A Ugandan MP has said that the child rapper Fresh Kid is working illegally.
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White van kidnap rumours spur mob attacks

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 17:00
related countries: France France

The spectre of a suspicious foreigner in a white van resulted in violence against France's Roma.
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Time-lapse captures Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano erupting

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 17:10
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Webcam footage shows one of Mexico's most active volcanoes spewing out molten lava and gas.
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Explaining the US measles outbreak

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 18:19
related countries: United States United States

According to officials there are 314 cases of measles currently reported in the US.
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Viking Sky: Engine failure blamed on 'low oil levels'

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 19:12
related countries: Norway Norway

Norwegian authorities say the shortage led to an automatic engine shutdown.
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Rescued migrants hijack merchant ship near Libya - reports

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 22:07
related countries: Libya Libya

More than 100 migrants are said to have acted after they were told they be taken back to Libya.
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Boeing announces fixes for its 737 Max aircraft

Wednesday 27th of March 2019, 23:15
related countries: United States United States

The US planemaker is making cockpit alterations in the plane model involved in two fatal crashes.
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