India and Pakistan open Kartarpur corridor to Sikh temple

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 01:19
In a rare instance of co-operation, the two countries inaugurate a new border crossing point.
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Mexico ambush: How a US Mormon family ended up dead

BBC News - World - Sat, 11/09/2019 - 00:20
Nine people, all American citizens, were killed by gunmen in an ambush this week.
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Trump wants whistleblower named despite 'physical danger'

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 23:21
A lawyer for the anonymous official says the president will be to blame if his client comes to harm.
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Far-right protests greet Georgia gay film premiere

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 22:52
The premiere of Georgia's first LGBTQ film has sparked protests and mixed social media reaction.
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Twitter goes wild for South African KFC marriage proposal

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 20:24
Gifts have been pouring in for the couple after their fast-food engagement video went viral.
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Pompeo attacks Russia and China in Berlin speech

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 18:27
The US secretary of state says Nato risks becoming obsolete if it fails to defend Western values.
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Australia bushfires: 'Unprecedented' fires turn skies orange

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 14:58
More than 90 blazes were raging across New South Wales on Friday.
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YouTubers look forward to KSI v Logan Paul 2

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 12:49
Watch YouTubers Joe Weller, Chunkz and Sidemen preview KSI v Logan Paul 2 before their showdown in Los Angeles on Sunday morning.
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Japan 'glasses ban' for women at work sparks backlash

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 09:17
Reports of firms restricting women from wearing glasses at work have reignited dress code debates.
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Australia bushfires: Record number of emergencies in New South Wales

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 07:44
An "unprecedented" number of blazes are at the highest threat level in New South Wales, officials say.
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Cambodia opposition leader barred from flight home

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 07:36
Sam Rainsy wants to return to fight Prime Minister Hun Sen - who he says is is "a brutal dictator".
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Hong Kong student who fell during weekend protests dies

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 07:11
Pro-democracy protesters call for city-wide vigil to honour the late 22-year-old student who died of his injuries.
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UK art: New London exhibition explores da Vinci masterpiece

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:52
One of Leonardo da Vinci's most important works, The Virgin of the Rocks, on display at London's National Gallery.
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US election 2020: Michael Bloomberg mulls presidential bid

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:41
New York's ex-mayor is concerned current Democratic hopefuls cannot beat Donald Trump in 2020.
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Deadly magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits northwestern Iran

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:37
At least five people confirmed dead, 120 others injured when quake hit the country's East Azerbaijan province.
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Spain votes in second election this year amid secession calls

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:36
Frontrunner Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez will likely try to form coalition again as Catalonia dominates headlines.
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Lula: Brazil court ruling could free jailed ex-president

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:35
A Supreme Court decision may see the release of thousands of prisoners, including the former leader.
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How did the fall of the Berlin Wall impact Germans of colour?

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:27
Non-white Germans say their euphoria over unification was short lived as racist dynamic unfolded after historic event.
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Author says India citizenship loss 'sinister'

BBC News - World - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 05:46
Aatish Taseer loses citizenship, months after an article critical of India PM Narendra Modi.
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Cambodia's Sam Rainsy faces hurdles as he attempts to return home

Al Jazeera - Fri, 11/08/2019 - 05:36
Exiled opposition leader was barred from boarding a Thai Airways flight to Bangkok on Thursday afternoon.
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