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'President Trump tweeted about my football skills'

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 0:01
related countries: Tanzania Tanzania, United States United States

Meet the Tanzanian woman whose ball skills gained global attention, including from the US president.
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Juan Guaidó: Is there a new cult of personality in Venezuela?

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 0:22
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Self-declared interim leader Juan Guaidó enjoys a popularity rating of 75% - but he isn't the first.
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Corruption fighter tipped as Europe's first prosecutor

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 0:24
related countries: Romania Romania

Laura Codruta Kovesi has built a strong reputation in Romania but is strongly opposed by her government.
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Pakistan's dilemma: What to do about anti-India militants

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 0:27
related countries: India India
related places: But

After a near-war in Kashmir, Pakistan is cracking down on anti-India militants. But how far can it go?
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How the Rwanda-Uganda border crossing came to a halt

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 0:28
related countries: Uganda Uganda, Rwanda Rwanda

A diplomatic feud between Uganda and Rwanda has stalled activity at usually busy border crossings.
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UK pledges £400m to Syrian crisis

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 2:04
related countries: Syria Syria, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Funds will provide essential aid to those living in Syria and refugees in neighbouring countries.
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Felipe's journey: The boy who risked his life for the American dream

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 2:37
related countries: United States United States

Felipe was an eight-year-old who risked his life for an American dream. But what's driving young families to the US?
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Jussie Smollett: Grand jury charges US actor over hate 'hoax'

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 7:49
related countries: United States United States
related places: Chicago

A grand jury in Chicago returns 16 counts against Jussie Smollett for filing a false police report.
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It's higher than you think, player finds

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 11:09
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazilian striker Anderson Lopes celebrates a goal for Consadole Sapporo by jumping over a barrier - only to discover a steep drop.
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Saturday 9th of March 2019, 12:47
related countries: United States United States

He was convicted in the US of killing his ex-girlfriend but the podcast unearthed an alibi witness.
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Iranian couple arrested over public marriage proposal

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 13:38
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Arak

Police say the pair's engagement at a shopping centre in Arak contravened Islamic principles.
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Japan ferry 'hits whale', injuring more than 80 on board

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 15:24
related countries: Japan Japan

The hydrofoil was en route to Sado Island in the Sea of Japan when the collision happened.
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Elizabeth Warren vows to break up tech giants if elected in 2020

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 16:03
related countries: United States United States

The US Democratic presidential hopeful tells a rally she is "sick of freeloading billionaires".
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Shamima Begum: Father apologises to Britain for daughter 'doing wrong'

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 16:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, Bangladesh Bangladesh

Ahmed Ali spoke to the BBC in a village in Bangladesh - in an interview recorded before he found out Ms Begum's baby son had died.
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Saturday 9th of March 2019, 17:17
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

Briton Tom Ballard and Italian Daniele Nardi last made contact from a mountain in Pakistan two weeks ago.
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Polls close after Nigerians vote in governor elections

Saturday 9th of March 2019, 20:12
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Some state governors in the oil-rich nation control budgets larger than neighbouring countries.
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