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World first as living HIV patient donates kidney in US

Friday 29th of March 2019, 0:01
related countries: United States United States

In a breakthrough, US doctors successfully transplant a kidney from one HIV-positive patient to another
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Ukraine's presidential elections: Five things to know

Friday 29th of March 2019, 0:39
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

A look at some of the odder facts about Sunday's presidential elections in Ukraine.
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Slovakia election: Liberal Caputova bucks Europe's populist trend

Friday 29th of March 2019, 1:08
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

Zuzana Caputova is new to Slovak politics, but she is the front-runner in Saturday's presidential poll.
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India's 'last electrified village' Leisang still fighting darkness

Friday 29th of March 2019, 1:22
related countries: India India
related places: But

Leisang made global news as the "last Indian village to be electrified". But the euphoria was short-lived.
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India election 2019: Should farmers' debts be written off?

Friday 29th of March 2019, 1:23
related countries: India India

Do schemes to write off debts run up by famers in India really work?
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Melbourne's naturally pink lake delights tourists

Friday 29th of March 2019, 3:47
related countries: Australia Australia

The spectacular phenomenon, caused by salt levels and algae, draws a crowd of admirers in summer.
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Venezuela crisis: Guaidó banned from office for 15 years

Friday 29th of March 2019, 5:16
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

The opposition leader will be given a 15-year ban on holding public office, the state controller says.
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Time 'Person of the Year' arrested again

Friday 29th of March 2019, 5:24
related countries: Philippines Philippines
related places: Manila

Maria Ressa, founder of the Rappler news website, is detained at Manila airport on fraud charges.
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'Russian hoax is finally dead', Trump tells Michigan rally

Friday 29th of March 2019, 6:57
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Trump, Michigan

The US president rails against opponents at his first political rally since the Mueller report.
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Christchurch attacks: Victims honoured with national memorial service

Friday 29th of March 2019, 7:20
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Representatives from dozens of countries are attending a memorial for the 50 people killed in New Zealand.
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Boeing Ethiopia crash probe 'finds anti-stall device activated'

Friday 29th of March 2019, 9:45
related countries: Ethiopia Ethiopia

A flight-control feature activated before the Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed, a report says.
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Tom Hiddleston: Why China loves the 'creepy' Centrum ad

Friday 29th of March 2019, 10:08
related countries: China China

Hiddleston plays the role of a caring partner in an advertisement that has Chinese women hooked.
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Rammstein video: German rock band causes outrage with Nazi clip

Friday 29th of March 2019, 10:35
related countries: Germany Germany

The nine-minute-long video features band members dressed up as Nazi concentration camp prisoners
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Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah released from jail after five years

Friday 29th of March 2019, 11:31
related countries: Egypt Egypt

The family of Alaa Abdel Fattah, who was jailed in 2013 for protesting, say he has been freed.
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Boxer's kiss 'unwelcome and unlawful'

Friday 29th of March 2019, 11:51
related countries: Bulgaria Bulgaria

Boxing chiefs in California suspend Bulgarian heavyweight Kubrat Pulev's licence after he "forcibly" kisses a female reporter on the lips during an interview.
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Her's: Liverpool band killed in US crash

Friday 29th of March 2019, 14:36
related countries: United States United States
related places: Liverpool, California

The Liverpool-based duo and their tour manager are killed on the way to a gig in California.
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Paris attacks: Jawad Bendaoud jailed for sheltering jihadists

Friday 29th of March 2019, 15:13
related countries: France France

Jawad Bendaoud, who lent his flat to two jihadists, is sentenced on appeal to four years in prison.
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Mexico pioneers recycled seaweed shoes

Friday 29th of March 2019, 15:35
related countries: Mexico Mexico

A Mexican inventor is making recyclable shoes from plastic bottles and seaweed.
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George Clooney calls for hotel boycott over Brunei LGBT laws

Friday 29th of March 2019, 15:50
related countries: Brunei Brunei

The actor urges a boycott after the country said homosexuality would soon be punishable by death.
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Bangladesh fire: Emergency exits in Dhaka high-rise 'were locked'

Friday 29th of March 2019, 16:20
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh
related places: Dhaka

At least 25 people were killed in the fire that engulfed the tower block in Bangladesh on Thursday.
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Norway's Kon-Tiki museum to return Easter Island artefacts

Friday 29th of March 2019, 17:09
related countries: Chile Chile

Thousands of artefacts were taken from the Chilean island by famous explorer Thor Heyerdahl in 1956.
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Vietnam students invent air cleaning bicycle

Friday 29th of March 2019, 17:43
related countries: Vietnam Vietnam

High school students in Vietnam create a bike device that cleans the air for the cyclist.
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Gaza's disability crisis

Friday 29th of March 2019, 18:28
related countries: Israel Israel

After a year of protests at Gaza's perimeter fence with Israel, many Palestinians have suffered life-changing injuries.
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Algeria: Hundreds of thousands march for President Bouteflika's removal

Friday 29th of March 2019, 19:40
related countries: Algeria Algeria

Police use water cannon and tear gas as protesters demand the resignation of President Bouteflika.
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Mueller report: Congress to get redacted version 'by mid-April'

Friday 29th of March 2019, 21:09
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US Attorney General William Barr says that "everyone will soon be able to read it on their own".
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UK fashion brands battle for China's growing market

Friday 29th of March 2019, 22:07
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, China China
related places: Shanghai

UK fashion designers are chasing business in Shanghai - one of Asia's biggest fashion weeks.
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Documents increase pressure on Canada's PM

Friday 29th of March 2019, 22:50
related countries: Canada Canada

Jody Wilson-Raybould has released documents and audio related to the SNC-Lavalin affair.
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New audio increases pressure on Trudeau in SNC-Lavalin affair

Friday 29th of March 2019, 23:53
related countries: Canada Canada

Former Canadian Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould releases a recording to bolster her version of events.
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