Gordon Sondland: Trump’s man in Brussels in eye of the storm

BBC News - World - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 01:59
Why EU diplomats are puzzled by US Ambassador Gordon Sondland and his special role in Ukraine.
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Sesame Street at 50: Five defining moments

BBC News - World - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 01:41
From puppets in Congress to play-based learning in war zones, here are some of the biggest milestones.
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'I want to help people feel they're worth something'

BBC News - World - Sun, 11/10/2019 - 01:03
A training course in Washington DC teaches disabled people to become paid carers for others who are disabled too.
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Born in China, Made in Korea

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 14:25
One of the most beloved noodles in Korea tells the story of immigration.
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Brazil ex-President Lula walks free from jail

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 14:14
He was greeted by supporters outside the prison where he was held on corruption charges.
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Somalia strikes: Amnesty says US behind civilian deaths

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 14:05
US air raids targeting al-Shabab are killing a growing number of civilians, rights groups say.
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Iraqi PM says electoral reforms to be announced in a 'few days'

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 13:41
Urging a return to 'normal life', Adel Abdul Mahdi says the rallies have helped the gov't to 'reform and accept change'.
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North Korea 'facing poor harvest' amid food shortages

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 13:18
A monitoring group says satellite images show reduced crop production in the country's main harvest.
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Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy arrives in Malaysia

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 13:07
Exiled opposition figure lands in Kuala Lumpur in a bid to return home to lead movement against Prime Minister Hun Sen.
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Tropical cyclone bears down on India's West Bengal and Bangladesh

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 13:03
Almost 14 million people will be exposed to damaging winds and potential flash floods generated by Bulbul.
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Ayodhya verdict: Indian top court gives holy site to Hindus

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 12:47
The land dispute has been bitterly contested by Hindus and Muslims for decades.
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Indonesia: Police arrest businessman over journalists' murder

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 12:33
Wibharry Padmoasmolo detained for allegedly ordering the killing of two journalists in the northern Sumatra province.
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'We fight for our rights': Meet Iraq's defiant protesters

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 12:18
Activists, volunteers, medics, parents and teenagers - these are the individuals shaping Iraq's mass protest movement.
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Spanish PM calls for calm in Catalonia in campaign plea

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 12:16
Calls for democracy not violence as Spaniards prepare for their fourth general election in four years.
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Kartarpur corridor: India pilgrims in historic visit to Pakistan temple

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 11:03
The Kartarpur corridor leads from the Indian border straight to a holy Sikh temple in Pakistan.
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Cyclone Bulbul: Bangladesh evacuates thousands ahead of storm

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 10:47
The authorities order the evacuation of thousands of people as they prepare for the storm to hit.
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Polish MP: 'For me, multiculturalism is not a value'

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 10:46
We ask Polish politician Dominik Tarczynski about his government's controversial policies towards Muslims and migrants.
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France, secularism and hijab paranoia

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 10:45
We debate whether the veil is being demonised in France with Rim-Sarah Alouane and Benjamin Haddad.
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In Europe, the left stopped the clock on November 9, 1989

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 10:40
Thirty years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, it is time for the left to set history in motion again.
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Is nuclear non-proliferation still a realistic goal?

Al Jazeera - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 10:27
Russia hosts a conference at a time of global unease about atomic ambitions in Iran and North Korea.
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