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The woman who helps 5,000 children orphaned by HIV/Aids

Wednesday, February 15th 2017, 18:25
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

Victoria Emah-Emah runs a charity which helps Nigerian children whose parents died from HIV/Aids.
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British cancer patient trapped in Dubai: 'I'm bleeding profusely'

Thursday, February 2nd 2017, 13:30
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British woman tells the Victoria Derbyshire programme that police in Dubai are refusing to hand over her passport so she can fly back to the UK for urgent cancer treatment.
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Melbourne car deaths: Bail laws changed in Victoria state

Monday, January 23rd 2017, 0:30
related places: Victoria

The suspect was bailed against the wishes of police five days before the attack, which killed five.
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Tighter koala protection rules for Australian loggers

Monday, January 9th 2017, 12:29
related countries: Aruba Aruba
related places: Victoria

State of Victoria unveils new rules to protect koalas in commercial plantations.
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Saddam Hussein 'the most secretive person I ever met'

Wednesday, January 4th 2017, 11:39
related countries: Iraq Iraq

Ex-CIA agent John Nixon tells Victoria Derbyshire how he interrogated former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein after his capture.
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Australian police dust crime scene, uncover bottom print

Monday, November 21st 2016, 23:16
related countries: Aruba Aruba
related places: Victoria

Officers in Victoria uncover an unusual clue while dusting for fingerprints after a burglary.
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'I spent 22 years on death row'

Wednesday, November 16th 2016, 14:36

A man who spent 22 years on death row for a crime he did not commit told Victoria Derbyshire how he coped through his ordeal.
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Man survives 28 hours alone in shark waters

Friday, October 14th 2016, 11:29
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Brett Archibald was on a tour boat off the coast of Indonesia with friends when he fell overboard into the ocean. He speaks to the Victoria Derbyshire programme.
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Australian students to be taught about 'male privilege'

Friday, October 14th 2016, 4:30
related countries: Aruba Aruba
related places: Victoria

The Australian state of Victoria launches a "respectful relationship" programme, designed to smash gender stereotypes and tackle domestic violence.
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Clown sightings: Australia police 'won't tolerate' antics

Friday, October 7th 2016, 15:24
related countries: Australia Australia, United States United States
related places: Victoria

Police in Victoria warn Australians not to "intimidate" the public by dressing up as clowns, as the creepy US craze continues to spread.
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Kylie's fiance on why they won't marry just yet

Friday, October 7th 2016, 11:37
related countries: Australia Australia, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Joshua Sasse, Kylie Minogue's British fiance has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme that the couple won't get married until same-sex marriage becomes legal in Australia.
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Cause of US sisters' Seychelles deaths remains a mystery

Friday, September 30th 2016, 19:33
related countries: India India, Indian Ocean Indian Ocean, United States United States

Two US sisters found dead while on holiday in the Seychelles died of excess fluid in their lungs, according to police on the Indian Ocean island.
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Seychelles: James Michel to stand down as president

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 21:01

Seychelles President James Michel announces he will stand down in October, after his party lost parliamentary polls earlier this month.
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Australian police urge mooning enthusiasts to 'keep pants on'

Tuesday, September 27th 2016, 6:36
related countries: Aruba Aruba
related places: Victoria

A group of mooning enthusiasts planning to protest legislation passed on Monday banning baring your buttocks is told by Victoria police to keep their pants on.
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Mooning and streaking outlawed in Victoria, Australia

Monday, September 26th 2016, 0:10
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia
related places: Victoria

Exposing your bare buttocks in public - considered by some a form of legitimate political protest - has been officially made a crime in one Australian state.
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First win in four decades for Seychelles opposition LDS

Sunday, September 11th 2016, 4:00

The opposition LDS in the Seychelles wins parliamentary elections for the first time since the start of multi-party politics in the country.
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