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Eleonore Laloux is looking to prove it as France’s first political candidate with Down’s Syndrome

Friday 13th of March 2020, 0:04
related countries: France France
related places: Arras

And Eleonore Laloux is looking to prove it as France’s first political candidate with Down’s Syndrome
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Christchurch mosques shooting victim one-year on

Friday 13th of March 2020, 0:09
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Christchurch

Wasseim and his daughter were among the victims of New Zealand's Christchurch mosques shooting.
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Saviour of the dead: Burying the bodies India forgets

Friday 13th of March 2020, 0:15
related countries: India India

Mohammad Shareef never got to bury the son he lost in religious riots, so now he lays others to rest.
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Life inside China's lockdown

Friday 13th of March 2020, 0:18
related countries: China China

Two filmmakers record life inside the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in China.
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Coronavirus: Tourism in Thailand hit by Covid-19

Friday 13th of March 2020, 0:20
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Thailand's tourism industry, once considered very robust, is now struggling because of coronavirus.
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Canadian PM Trudeau's wife tests positive for coronavirus

Friday 13th of March 2020, 2:38
related countries: Canada Canada

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau will self-isolate after she fell ill.
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Christchurch mosque attacks: NZ has 'fundamentally changed' says PM

Friday 13th of March 2020, 4:38
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

The Christchurch mosques that were attacked, with 51 people killed, have marked the anniversary.
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Carlos Cordeiro: US Soccer president resigns following 'offensive' law suit papers

Friday 13th of March 2020, 7:50
related countries: United States United States

US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro resigns after taking responsibility for "offensive" language used in court papers submitted in an equal pay case.
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Coronavirus: Indian greeting namaste goes global

Friday 13th of March 2020, 9:06
related countries: India India

In an effort to halt the spread of Covid-19, many have switched from the handshake to the namaste.
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US-Mexico border: Pregnant woman from Guatemala dies after fall from wall

Friday 13th of March 2020, 11:18
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala, United States United States

The case shows a change in how migrants are trying to reach the US amid new measures, officials say.
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Farooq Abdullah: Kashmir leader released from seven-month detention

Friday 13th of March 2020, 11:47
related countries: India India

Farooq Abdullah was among thousands India put under house arrest before Kashmir lost its special status.
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Coronavirus: First death confirmed in India

Friday 13th of March 2020, 12:37
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, India India

The 76-year-old man returned from Saudi Arabia on 29 February after a month-long visit.
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South African King Dalindyebo arrested after 'axe rampage'

Friday 13th of March 2020, 12:55
related countries: South Africa South Africa

Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo, recently freed from jail on parole, stormed the palace to confront his son.
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Sweden abortion: Nurses fail in European court case

Friday 13th of March 2020, 14:43
related countries: Sweden Sweden

Sweden refused to let two Christian nurses work as midwives since they refused to perform abortions.
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Why a media mogul was arrested in Pakistan

Friday 13th of March 2020, 15:46
related countries: Pakistan Pakistan
related places: Jang

The detention of Jang group's editor-in-chief by an anti-corruption agency prompts deep concern.
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Christmas Island: 'A giant robber crab stole my camera'

Friday 13th of March 2020, 16:01
related countries: Christmas Island Christmas Island, Australia Australia

Crabs on Australia's Christmas Island are suspected of pinching some high-priced equipment.
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Iraq base attack: US in retaliatory strikes on Iran-backed fighters

Friday 13th of March 2020, 16:15
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Iran Iran, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States

The US says members of the militia killed American and British soldiers in a rocket attack in Iraq.
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Coronavirus: A mum's life inside the first US containment zone

Friday 13th of March 2020, 19:09
related countries: United States United States
related places: New York

Quarantined at home in New York state, Tamar Weinberg describes her fears and frustrations.
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Wall Street rallies after Trump declares virus emergency

Friday 13th of March 2020, 20:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Friday

The rally follows the biggest one-day declines in the US and UK since Black Monday in 1987.
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Coronavirus: Donald Trump declares US national emergency

Friday 13th of March 2020, 20:35
related countries: United States United States

President Donald Trump says the decision will allow access to around $50bn of funding to combat the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Italian patients treated in tents and warehouse

Friday 13th of March 2020, 23:20
related countries: Italy Italy

Overwhelmed by coronavirus cases, a hospital in Italy's north is putting some new arrivals in tents.
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Coronavirus: Europe now epicentre of the pandemic, says WHO

Friday 13th of March 2020, 23:21
related countries: China China

More cases are now reported every day in Europe than in China at its peak, the WHO says.
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