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The mixed children Belgium took from their mothers under colonial rule

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 0:19
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Rwanda Rwanda

Luc Van Damme was two when taken from his Rwandan mother under a colonial ban on mixed families.
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The priest who survived the siege of Marawi

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 0:28
related countries: Philippines Philippines
related places: Marawi

A priest held hostage by Islamists in the Philippines endured four months under bombardment. Then he escaped.
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The 'OK' hand gesture that's rattled China's authorities

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 0:33
related countries: China China

Why an "OK" hand gesture by a girl in a widely-shared video has rattled China's authorities.
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New Zealand measles outbreak rises above 1,000 cases

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 4:28
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Cases of the illness are on the rise worldwide and developed nations are seeing a resurgence.
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Samsung Galaxy Fold set to be launched

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 4:51
related countries: China China
related places: Huawei

Samsung has been rushing to launch its first folding smartphone before rivals like China's Huawei.
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Iran nuclear deal: Tehran to develop centrifuges for uranium enrichment

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 6:13
related countries: Iran Iran
related places: Tehran

It is the third time Iran defies limits on its nuclear activity, increasing pressure to save deal.
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Article 370: The weddings 'ruined' by Kashmir's lockdown

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 7:32
related countries: India India

Indian-administered Kashmir is under a security crackdown after it was stripped of its special status.
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In pictures: How Dorian devastated the Bahamas

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 7:51
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

How the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama suffered as the category five hurricane struck.
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Iran tanker: US offers captain millions to hand over ship

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 8:54
related countries: United States United States

The offer was made to the ship at the centre of an international row, the state department confirms.
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Driver killed and dozens injured in Japan train crash

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 9:19
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Tokyo

An express train travelling at 75mph (120km/h) smashed into a truck at a crossing south of Tokyo.
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US lifts ban on old-style light bulbs

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 9:35
related countries: United States United States

The ban, due to start in 2020, could have seen the end to incandescent bulbs which waste energy.
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Mystery surrounds lost German sea data station

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 9:48
related countries: Germany Germany

A massive environmental monitoring unit on the seabed vanishes, baffling German experts.
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How a Hitler bust was found under French Senate

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 11:12
related countries: France France

For 75 years the French Senate has kept an embarrassing World War Two secret.
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French rooster Maurice wins battle over noise with neighbours

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 11:26
related countries: France France

The cockerel ruffled the feathers of some of his neighbours on the French island of Oléron.
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Afghanistan violence: Car bomb attack in Kabul kills 10

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 12:45
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, United States United States
related places: Kabul

The latest attack highlights fears that US talks with the Taliban will not end the violence.
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Top Boy: Why Drake is at the London premiere of a cult UK TV show

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 13:40
related countries: Canada Canada, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London, How

How Canadian superstar Drake became a super-fan and saviour of British cult hit Top Boy.
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Blanca Fernández Ochoa: Spain's missing Winter Olympic medallist found dead

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 13:44
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Madrid

Blanca Fernández Ochoa's body was found in a mountainous area near Madrid after days of searching.
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Kohistan video murders: Three guilty in 'honour killing' blood feud

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 13:53
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan

They are relatives of a group of Pakistani women killed after being filmed singing at a wedding.
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Air France crash: Manslaughter charges dropped over 2009 disaster

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 15:24
related countries: France France

French judges say there are not enough grounds to prosecute Air France and Airbus over the 2009 crash.
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South Africa closes embassy in Nigeria after xenophobic violence

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 15:41
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria, South Africa South Africa

South Africa says its diplomatic staff in Nigeria have received threats of reprisal attacks.
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Woman killed in 'extremely rare' black bear attack in Canada

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 15:48
related countries: Canada Canada, United States United States

Catherine Sweatt-Mueller was killed while on holiday on an island on the Canada-US border.
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Syria war: Turkey warns Europe of new migrant wave

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 16:11
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria

President Erdogan demands international help to create a refugee "safe zone" in northern Syria.
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Hurricane prowls up US Atlantic coast

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 18:38
related countries: United States United States

Prowling up the US coast, Hurricane Dorian brings tornadoes and a deluge to South Carolina's shores.
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Second US death linked to vaping is reported in Oregon

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 20:20
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oregon

An Oregon person apparently became sick after buying a product at a legal cannabis dispensary.
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Justin Trudeau sharpens criticism of China in Huawei spat

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 21:04
related countries: Canada Canada, China China
related places: Huawei

Canada's PM says China "plays by a very different set of rules and principles than we do in the West".
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MH17 crash: 'Key witness' released in Ukraine

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 21:23
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine, Malaysia Malaysia

Volodymyr Tsemakh is a potentially key witness to the downing of the Malaysian airliner MH17 in 2014.
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Hurricane Dorian lashes US as Bahamas counts cost

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 21:30
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas, United States United States
related places: Florida, Virginia

Heavy rains batter the Carolinas coast, as rescue work continues in the devastated Bahamas.
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Hot car death dad says new US rules aren't enough

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 21:34
related countries: United States United States

US car-makers agree to add rear seat reminder technology, but one bereaved father is unimpressed.
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The woman who dares to run a feminist radio station in Afghanistan

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 23:16
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

You might not expect to find a radio station promoting women's rights in the Afghan city of Kunduz - but this is precisely what Radio Roshani does.
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Dutch woman's candid tweet that launched helpline for the lonely

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 23:23
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

When Nadï van de Watering reached out on social media, she generated more than a million messages.
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Chandrayaan-2: The grand ambitions of India's second Moon mission

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 23:24
related countries: India India

India will try to land a rover on the Moon, but how will it get there and why does it matter?
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US woman who hid baby in bag charged with human trafficking

Thursday 5th of September 2019, 23:46
related countries: Philippines Philippines, United States United States
related places: Manila

The 43-year-old was stopped at Manila airport, allegedly with a six-day-old boy in her carry-on bag.
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