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Coronavirus: Seven million Afghan children risk hunger - report

Friday 1st of May 2020, 3:45
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

The coronavirus outbreak poses a "perfect storm" for the war-ravaged country, warns Save the Children.
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Coronavirus: Australia eyes early lifting of virus restrictions

Friday 1st of May 2020, 5:54
related countries: Australia Australia

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says Australians 'deserve an early mark' as new infections dwindle.
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Australian police shoot man dead after stabbings in Pilbara

Friday 1st of May 2020, 8:04
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Several people injured at a WA shopping centre after an attack by a man with a knife.
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Coronavirus: European Parliament shelters 100 homeless women

Friday 1st of May 2020, 11:05
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Brussels

The shelter in a Brussels building helps women affected by domestic abuse in Belgium's lockdown.
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Coronavirus: Trump stands by China lab origin theory for virus

Friday 1st of May 2020, 11:18
related countries: United States United States

US intelligence says it is not clear how the outbreak began but Mr Trump suggests it came from a lab.
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Honduras ex-police chief faces US drug trafficking charges

Friday 1st of May 2020, 12:32
related countries: Honduras Honduras, United States United States

He is accused of helping ship drugs on behalf of the Honduran president and his brother.
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Tony Allen: 'World's greatest drummer' and afrobeat pioneer dies

Friday 1st of May 2020, 13:35
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The Nigerian musician created afrobeat with Fela Kuti and gave it its distinctive rhythms.
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Sajid Hussain: Swedish police find body of missing Pakistani journalist

Friday 1st of May 2020, 14:55
related countries: Sweden Sweden, Pakistan Pakistan

Sajid Hussain fled Pakistan for Sweden in 2012 after receiving death threats connected to his work.
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Eminem 'detained an intruder' in his living room

Friday 1st of May 2020, 15:23
related countries: United States United States

An intruder entered the US rapper's home last month, his representative confirms.
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Coronavirus: South Africans exercise the freedom to jog

Friday 1st of May 2020, 15:29
related countries: South Africa South Africa

South Africans take to the streets and beachfronts as lockdown restrictions are slightly eased.
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Trudeau: 'You don't need an AR-15 to bring down a deer'

Friday 1st of May 2020, 17:45
related countries: Canada Canada

Canada PM Justin Trudeau is banning the sale of 1,500 models and variants of assault rifles and weapons.
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Coronavirus: Immigration detention centres in crisis

Friday 1st of May 2020, 19:42
related countries: United States United States

There are Covid-19 outbreaks in supply-strapped detention centres across the US.
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Russian military church scraps plan for Putin mosaic

Friday 1st of May 2020, 19:52
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Russia's president had himself objected to the mosaic for the new church near Moscow.
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My Money: 'With love on my side, I can get through today'

Friday 1st of May 2020, 21:20
related countries: Canada Canada

As part of a BBC blog series, Leena Yousefi in Canada talks us through one week during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Kim Jong-un appears in public - state media

Friday 1st of May 2020, 21:43
related countries: North Korea North Korea

North Korea's Kim Jong-un makes his first public appearance for 20 days, state media report, amid speculation about his health.
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Joe Biden denies sexually assaulting staff assistant Tara Reade

Friday 1st of May 2020, 22:56
related countries: United States United States

The US Democratic candidate says an alleged assault nearly 30 years ago "never happened".
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'Tumbleweed tornado' hits US driver

Friday 1st of May 2020, 23:11
related countries: United States United States
related places: Washington

An eerily beautiful dust devil flings picking up hundreds of tumbleweeds in Washington state.
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