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Five things Tanzania's President 'Bulldozer' Magufuli has banned

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 0:59
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania

The policies that have shaped the image of Tanzania's no-nonsense president.
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Liberia's 'missing millions': Charles Sirleaf charged

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 1:45
related countries: Liberia Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's son was a bank boss in Liberia when more than $100m was illegally printed.
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Trump targets India and Turkey in trade crackdown

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 6:04
related countries: Turkey Turkey, India India, United States United States

The US plans to scrap preferential status granted to exports from India and Turkey.
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Ex-Nissan boss Ghosn given bail in Japan

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 7:22
related countries: Japan Japan

In a shock move, the court sets bail for the detained auto boss at one billion yen (£6.8m; $8.9m).
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China admits 'tough economic struggle'

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 7:31
related countries: China China

China's premier told its annual parliamentary session the country faces "a tough struggle".
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Canadian PM Trudeau heckled at climate change address

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 8:04
related countries: Canada Canada

The Canadian prime minister was interrupted several times, but the hecklers' motives are unclear.
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Rare India black leopard caught on film

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 10:44
related countries: India India

The leopard was spotted by a tourist in a tiger reserve in India.
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Saudi app used to track women 'not against' Google rules

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 11:02
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, United States United States

A US congresswoman says Google told her the app, which can track women, was not in breach of its terms and conditions.
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Iraq's karate kids train in the snow

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 11:19
related countries: Iraq Iraq
related places: Penjwin

The youngsters practise their moves whatever the weather in Penjwin, a district in Iraqi Kurdistan.
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Emmanuel Macron calls for 'EU renaissance' ahead of polls

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 11:28
related countries: France France
related places: Eu

The French leader makes an impassioned plea for a new Europe ahead of elections in May.
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Rarest orangutans 'doomed' by Indonesia dam project

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 11:43
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Only 800 Tapanuli orangutans are left and a new dam could push them to extinction, say campaigners.
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Sudan protests: What's going on?

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 11:49
related countries: Sudan Sudan

Why are anti-government protesters taking to the streets of Sudan?
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Hungary's Orban faces exclusion from EU centre-right group

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 12:21
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

The Hungarian PM could be kicked out of the largest EU grouping after a spat with senior figures.
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Brussels Nemmouche trial: Suspect claims he was 'tricked'

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 13:59
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

Mehdi Nemmouche, accused of the Brussels shooting that killed four people, is facing a life sentence.
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US record $1.5bn lottery winner 'kindly gave up spot in queue'

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 15:30
related countries: United States United States

The winner of the largest ever US jackpot let someone cut in front of them before buying the ticket.
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Czech man mauled to death by lion he kept in back yard

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 15:59
related countries: Czech Republic Czech Republic

The big cat was one of two held illegally by Michal Prasek, causing concern among local residents.
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French customs agents disrupt Calais port ahead of Brexit

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 16:43
related countries: France France
related places: Calais

Traffic jams build up around the French port as customs officers carry out tighter lorry checks.
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Mexico to 'speed up' Maya train route

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 17:16
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Mexico is going ahead with tenders to build a controversial rail route in the Maya heartland.
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Algeria protests: Students rally against President Bouteflika

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 17:54
related countries: Algeria Algeria
related places: Algiers

Thousands of university students protest in the capital Algiers demanding the president step down.
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Pritzker Prize: Japanese architect Arata Isozaki wins highest honour

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 19:16
related countries: Japan Japan

Arata Isozaki is the 46th Pritzker laureate and the eighth Japanese architect to receive the honour.
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US teen who defied parents over vaccine warns of misinformation

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 19:27
related countries: United States United States

Ethan Lindenberger found notoriety in 2018 when he decided to get vaccines against his mother's wishes.
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Inmate Michaël Chiolo wounds guards at France's Condé-sur-Sarthe prison

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 21:46
related countries: France France

He wounded two guards at a high-security prison, in a knife attack described as a "terror incident".
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Venezuela crisis: Maduro vows to defeat 'crazed minority'

Tuesday 5th of March 2019, 23:00
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela's president calls for a demonstration on Saturday when opposition protests are planned.
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