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Brexit: How are the UK's talks with the EU going?

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 0:08
related countries: Belgium Belgium, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Brussels

Has there been any progress in the UK's talks in Brussels since Boris Johnson became prime minister?
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Purdue Pharma 'reaches tentative agreement' to settle opioid cases

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 0:22
related countries: United States United States

The manufacturer of painkiller OxyContin stands accused of helping fuel a deadly US crisis.
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Trump delays tariff hikes on Chinese goods ahead of talks

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 2:20
related countries: United States United States, China China

The US president described the move as a "good will" gesture and comes ahead of fresh talks with China.
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Australian and British bloggers held in Iran named

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 4:08
related countries: Iran Iran, Aruba Aruba, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Australian Mark Firkin and British-Australian Jolie King have been detained for about 10 weeks.
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Syria war: Idlib's secret hospitals hiding from air strikes

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 5:01
related countries: Syria Syria
related places: Idlib

Clinics in Idlib, the rebel-held part of Syria, are being targeted - despite it being a war crime.
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Kia Ora: Air New Zealand faces boycott over trademark bid

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 6:45
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

A bid to trademark the title of its in-flight magazine "Kia Ora" has sparked backlash from Maori groups.
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Cubans warned of imminent severe fuel crisis due to US sanctions

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 6:49
related countries: Cuba Cuba, United States United States

Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel says there may be blackouts as soon as next week.
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Macron ally Ferrand investigated over financial misconduct

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 9:17
related countries: France France
related places: Ferrand

Richard Ferrand, a member of the French president's 2017 campaign team, faces corruption allegations.
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South Africa xenophobic violence: Nigerians fly back to Lagos

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 9:37
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Almost 200 Nigerians leave South Africa and fly to Lagos after outbreaks of xenophobic violence.
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'Vandal grannies' destroy noisy children's seesaw

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 11:07
related countries: Russia Russia

Video of two women destroying the playground equipment has been shared widely on Russian social media.
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Seal 'helps' bust alleged international drug ring in Australia

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 11:56
related countries: Australia Australia

Two Britons are among five facing charges over a $688,000 (£588,000) drug haul found in Australia.
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Xanana Gusmao: East Timor independence hero embraces dying BJ Habibie

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 11:59
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

A moving video has gone viral after the death of former Indonesian President BJ Habibie.
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Saudi princess sentenced for plumber kidnapping in Paris

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 15:28
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, France France
related places: Paris

The sister of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received a 10-month suspended sentence.
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Google to pay €1bn to end French tax probe

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 16:04
related countries: France France, Christmas Island Christmas Island

The settlement ends a four-year investigation into Google's tax affairs.
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Mugabe lies in state as family rejects funeral plans

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 16:35
related countries: Zimbabwe Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe is now lying in state at a football stadium in Zimbabwe's capital Harare.
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Trump immigration plans: Supreme Court allows asylum curbs

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 17:04
related countries: United States United States

The policy effectively blocks most Central American migrants from seeking asylum in the US.
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Torrential rain has caused flooding in Spain and the Balearics

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 19:26
related countries: Spain Spain

An elderly couple were killed when floodwaters flipped their car over, emergency services said.
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Twitter suspends government-run accounts in Cuba

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 20:11
related countries: Cuba Cuba

The social media giant suspends state-run media and officials' accounts, citing policy violations.
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Israa Ghrayeb: Murder charges for Palestinian 'honour killing'

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 20:25
related countries: West Bank West Bank

Israa Ghrayeb had been beaten to death, according to the West Bank's chief prosecutor.
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Hurricane Dorian: Number of missing drops to 1,300

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 22:44
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas earlier this month killing at least 50.
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Netanyahu denies Politico report Israel spying on the White House

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 22:54
related countries: Israel Israel, United States United States
related places: White House

A Politico report said Israel was likely behind surveillance devices found near the White House.
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'Freeze... and marry me!' - Russians who propose at gunpoint

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 23:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Actors staging special forces "drug busts" are spicing up marriage proposals in Russia.
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Brazil Amazon: Old enemies unite to save their land

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 23:20
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Rival indigenous groups say they have a common enemy: Brazil's President Bolsonaro and his policies.
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Storm Area 51: The joke that became a ‘possible humanitarian disaster’

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 23:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Nevada

A hoax rallying cry to storm a US Air Force base in Nevada has left two towns fearing catastrophe.
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Malaria vaccine in Kenya - a potential game-changer

Thursday 12th of September 2019, 23:21
related countries: Kenya Kenya, Malawi Malawi

More than 300,000 children are expected to receive the vaccine over the next three years.
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