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Sunday 31st of March 2019, 0:02
related countries: Austria Austria, New Zealand New Zealand

The main suspect in the mosque massacre was familiar with Austria's far-right scene.
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US school shootings: Have drills gone too far?

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 0:19
related countries: United States United States

One school apparently shot teachers "execution style" with pellets as part of a rehearsal for the real thing.
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Life after a devastating mining disaster

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 0:29
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Brumadinho

Brazil's Brumadinho dam disaster is having consequences in towns which are near similar dams.
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The Bollywood factor in India's election

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 0:33
related countries: India India

A film about Prime Minister Modi is facing criticism for mythologising him ahead of a national vote.
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North Korea says Madrid embassy raid was 'grave terror attack'

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 8:50
related countries: North Korea North Korea, Spain Spain
related places: Pyongyang, Madrid

Pyongyang calls for an investigation and says it is watching rumours that the FBI played a role.
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Saudi Arabia 'hacked Amazon boss's phone', says investigator

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 8:55
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

An investigator working for Jeff Bezos says Saudi Arabia accessed data on the Amazon boss's phone.
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Gaza violence: Crossings reopen after negotiated 'calm'

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 10:16
related countries: Israel Israel

The move comes a day after several Palestinians were killed in clashes with Israeli forces.
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Dismay after Trump moves to cut aid to Central America

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 10:30
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador, Guatemala Guatemala, Honduras Honduras, United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president wants to cut aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras in order to stem migration.
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IS defeat: British fighters emerge after fall of Baghuz

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 12:48
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The BBC has the first broadcast interview with Hamza Parvez, an ex-police cadet turned extremist fighter.
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Xenophobic attacks spark South African response

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 13:11
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The foreign minister calls an urgent meeting after three die and 50 are forced to leave their homes.
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Pope Francis visits Morocco

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 15:06
related countries: Morocco Morocco

Highlights of the pontiff's weekend visit to the overwhelmingly Muslim country.
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Zuzana Caputova becomes Slovakia's first female president

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 15:17
related countries: Slovakia Slovakia

Zuzana Caputova, an anti-graft activist and political newcomer, beats the ruling party candidate.
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F1: Hamilton wins after Leclerc failure

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 16:48
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda, Bahrain Bahrain

Lewis Hamilton inherits victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix after an engine problem hits runaway leader Charles Leclerc's Ferrari.
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Algeria protests: Tycoon Ali Haddad 'arrested at Tunisia border'

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 16:52
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

Ali Haddad is a long-time backer of embattled President Bouteflika who is facing calls to step down.
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Turkey local elections: Early result puts opposition ahead in Ankara

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 17:46
related countries: Turkey Turkey
related places: Ankara

With Turkey in an economic downturn, the local polls are seen as a referendum on the president.
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New Orleans mayor to apologise for 1891 lynching of Italian-Americans

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 20:01
related countries: Italy Italy, United States United States

The 1891 killing of 11 Italian-Americans is thought to be the largest US lynching ever recorded.
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Algeria protests: Bouteflika appoints new government

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 20:42
related countries: Algeria Algeria

Algeria's president oversees a major reshuffle as anti-government protests continue.
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Natalia Fileva: Russia airline co-owner dies in private plane crash

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 22:55
related countries: Russia Russia, Germany Germany

Natalia Fileva, one of Russia's richest women and S7's major shareholder, dies in a German air crash.
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Uncovering Nazi massacre of Jews on Belarus building site

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 23:02
related countries: Belarus Belarus
related places: Brest

A thousand victims of Brest's wartime Jewish ghetto have been found as the city wakes up to its past.
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Unearthing a Nazi massacre in Belarus

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 23:10
related countries: Belarus Belarus

Builders working on a luxury block of flats discovered the remains of over 1,000 Holocaust victims
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Letter from Africa: 'We're not cleaners' - sexism amid Sudan protests

Sunday 31st of March 2019, 23:10
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Why women in Sudan have taken anti-government demonstrations to heart by using Facebook to expose abuse.
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