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Africa Eye: Torture ‘rampant’ among Nigeria’s security forces

Monday 10th of February 2020, 0:03
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

BBC Africa Eye uncovers evidence that torture is being used by the Nigerian police and armed forces.
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Coronavirus: Thousands on cruise ship allowed to disembark after tests

Monday 10th of February 2020, 0:32
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

Some 3,600 people can finally disembark in Hong Kong after tests for coronavirus return negative.
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Mental health in Kenya: ‘I was accused of bewitching my husband’

Monday 10th of February 2020, 0:59
related countries: Kenya Kenya

Kenyan Esther Kiama's husband had a bipolar disorder, but his family thought she had cast a spell.
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Remarkable journey from refugee to Rhodes scholar

Monday 10th of February 2020, 1:01
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Getting an education was always a matter of life or death for Summia Tora.
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Sydney weather: Record rainfall and flooding causes chaos

Monday 10th of February 2020, 3:48
related countries: Australia Australia

Travel chaos and flooded streets as Australia's biggest city has its wettest few days in 30 years.
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Heavily-armed police and soldiers enter El Salvador parliament

Monday 10th of February 2020, 4:04
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador

They are demanding the approval by MPs of a multimillion loan to better equip them to tackle crime.
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World's largest firework set off in Colorado, USA

Monday 10th of February 2020, 5:37
related countries: United States United States
related places: Colorado

It weighed 2,800lbs (1,270kg) and was successfully launched in the US state of Colorado.
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Sydney rains: Record rainfall brings flooding but puts out mega-blaze

Monday 10th of February 2020, 6:18
related countries: Australia Australia

The wettest weather in 30 years brings flooding - but also puts out two massive bushfires.
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Irish general election: Sinn Féin tops first preference poll

Monday 10th of February 2020, 7:50
related countries: Ireland Ireland

The party has won the largest share of first preference votes, with 24.5%.
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Life in Seoul's basement apartments

Monday 10th of February 2020, 14:03
related countries: South Korea South Korea
related places: Seoul

The Oscars 2020 best picture winner shines a light on life in Seoul's cramped basement apartments.
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Mila: Teen who criticised Islam on Instagram moves school

Monday 10th of February 2020, 14:10
related countries: France France

Mila received death threats and left her school in France after calling Islam "a religion of hate".
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Coronavirus claims 97 lives in one day - but number of infections stabilises

Monday 10th of February 2020, 14:20
related countries: China China

Meanwhile, another 60 people have caught the virus on a quarantined cruise ship in Japan.
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US 2020: Buttigieg responds to Biden advert

Monday 10th of February 2020, 15:05
related countries: United States United States

Pete Buttigieg responded after Joe Biden released a video mocking his achievements as mayor.
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Nigeria militants burn to death motorists as they sleep in their cars

Monday 10th of February 2020, 16:09
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

At least 30 are killed in a night-time raid on a small town in Nigeria's north-east, officials say.
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How worried should we be?

Monday 10th of February 2020, 16:17
related countries: China China

Tens of thousands of people have been infected with a newly-discovered virus.
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Syria war: Government shellfire kills Turkish soldiers in Idlib

Monday 10th of February 2020, 16:35
related countries: Turkey Turkey, Syria Syria
related places: Idlib

Syrian government forces are mounting a major offensive against the opposition, which Turkey backs.
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Black News Channel looks to shake up US cable TV

Monday 10th of February 2020, 18:38
related countries: United States United States

The network plans to offer original programming "created by people of colour for people of colour".
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Native burial sites blown up for US border wall

Monday 10th of February 2020, 20:24
related countries: United States United States

"Controlled blasting" for Mr Trump's border wall is taking place at sacred gravesites, tribes and lawmakers say.
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Avelina Lésper: Critic apologises for shattering artwork at Mexico fair

Monday 10th of February 2020, 22:39
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Avelina Lésper placed an empty drinks can near a glass installation, causing it to shatter.
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Sharp rise in brain injuries from Iran raid on US base

Monday 10th of February 2020, 23:59
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United States United States

President Trump initially said no US troops were injured in the Iranian attack on US bases in Iraq.
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