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Scores dead in India as train hits crowd
Scores dead in India as train hits crowd
More than 50 people have been killed and 200 hurt after a train ran into a crowd near Amritsar in India's northern Punja...
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Macron in English faux pas over visas
Macron in English faux pas over visas
French President Emmanuel Macron made a faux pas by saying in error that UK visitors would need French visas if there is...
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Outcry as Trump hails body slam politician
Outcry as Trump hails body slam politician
US President Donald Trump has praised a Republican congressman who assaulted a journalist last year with a "body slam", ...
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Kandahar poll delay after assassination
Kandahar poll delay after assassination
Parliamentary elections in the Afghan province of Kandahar have been delayed by a week after the assassination of a powe...
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Police in Khashoggi case 'search forest'
Police in Khashoggi case 'search forest'
Police in Turkey investigating the alleged killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi have expanded their search, repor...
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Mexico police sent to meet migrant caravan
Mexico police sent to meet migrant caravan
Mexico has sent hundreds of police to its southern border as a caravan of thousands of Central American migrants approac...
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Top Afghan commander killed in gun attack
Top Afghan commander killed in gun attack
A top Afghan security commander, Kandahar police chief Gen Abdul Raziq, has been shot dead by a bodyguard. Taliban milita...
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Sagrada Familia deal over lack of permit
Sagrada Familia deal over lack of permit
The Sagrada Familia basilica in Barcelona, one of Spain's most famous tourist sites, has agreed to pay $41m (£31m) to t...
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Mexican women's football pioneer murdered
Mexican women's football pioneer murdered
One of the main promoters of women's football in Mexico, Marbella Ibarra, has been killed. Ms Ibarra, 44, was the founder...
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French left-wing leader quizzed over cash
French left-wing leader quizzed over cash
France's left-wing leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon was quizzed for more than five hours over fake jobs allegations. His France...
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Mobs attack women near Hindu temple
Mobs attack women near Hindu temple
Crowds of angry Hindu devotees have prevented women from entering one of Hinduism's holiest temples despite a historic S...
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Norway apologises to WW2 'German girls'
Norway apologises to WW2 'German girls'
Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg has issued an official government apology to Norwegian women who were mistreated ov...
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Former USA Gymnastics head arrested
Former USA Gymnastics head arrested
The former president and CEO of USA Gymnastics has been arrested for tampering with evidence in relation to the Larry Na...
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Head of gay association assaulted in Paris
Head of gay association assaulted in Paris
The president of a French gay association has been beaten in what he said was a homophobic attack on the streets of Pari...
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2 days ago | 8 views
Trump warns against judgment over Khashoggi
Trump warns against judgment over Khashoggi
US President Donald Trump has cautioned against rushing to blame Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of Saudi journalist...
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2 days ago | 9 views
Drought 'displacing more Afghans than war'
Drought 'displacing more Afghans than war'
A deadly drought in Afghanistan is causing a humanitarian crisis that has displaced more people this year than the war b...
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Pakistan hangs six-year-old Zainab's killer
Pakistan hangs six-year-old Zainab's killer
Pakistan has hanged a man convicted for the rape and murder of six-year-old Zainab Ansari in January. Imran Ali, who was ...
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Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof dies
Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof dies
Dennis Hof, known best for owning a number of legal brothels in the US state of Nevada, has died aged 72. The brothel own...
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Trump insults Stormy Daniels over lawsuit
Trump insults Stormy Daniels over lawsuit
US President Donald Trump has mocked porn actress Stormy Daniels in a tweet after a judge dismissed her defamation lawsu...
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3 days ago | 11 views
Pompeii's destruction date could be wrong
Pompeii's destruction date could be wrong
Archaeologists in Italy have uncovered an inscription they say may show that the history books have been wrong for centu...
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Women get half of Ethiopia minister jobs
Women get half of Ethiopia minister jobs
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his government's ministerial posts, including the jo...
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3 days ago | 12 views
Trump threatens Honduras aid over migrants
Trump threatens Honduras aid over migrants
President Donald Trump has threatened to cut financial aid to Honduras over a large group of migrants marching toward th...
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Trump blames 'rogue killers' over Khashoggi
Trump blames 'rogue killers' over Khashoggi
US President Donald Trump has suggested "rogue killers" could be behind the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khas...
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Boko Haram kills second aid worker in Nigeria
Boko Haram kills second aid worker in Nigeria
Boko Haram militants have killed a female aid worker held by the group since March, the Nigerian government has confirme...
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3 days ago | 13 views
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies
Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft, has died aged 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He had revealed the ...
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Australia may follow US over Jerusalem
Australia may follow US over Jerusalem
Australia will consider recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving its embassy there from Tel Aviv, Prime Mini...
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3 days ago | 12 views
Charity CEO out after Liberia rape report
Charity CEO out after Liberia rape report
The CEO of a US-backed academy in Liberia has temporarily resigned after a report found that dozens of girls were allege...
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3 days ago | 13 views
Nun among 10 dead in France floods
Nun among 10 dead in France floods
At least 10 people have been killed by flash floods in the Aude region of south-western France. Local authorities say sev...
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4 days ago | 10 views
Trump opponent Warren reveals DNA test
Trump opponent Warren reveals DNA test
US Senator Elizabeth Warren has revealed that a DNA test shows "strong evidence" that she has distant Native American an...
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Australia's 'OK to be white' bill defeated
Australia's 'OK to be white' bill defeated
Australia's Senate has narrowly defeated a motion condemning "anti-white racism", by just three votes. Pauline Hanson, th...
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4 days ago | 12 views