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Struggling Italian football team loses 20-0

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 21:05
If you think your team was on the receiving end of a poor result this weekend, then spare a thought for Italian minnows Pro Piacenza.
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Trump tells European countries to take back IS fighters

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 21:05
The US president urges European allies to repatriate 800 Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria.
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Pakistan red carpet for Saudi prince

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 19:08
Imran Khan needs Saudi money to stave off an economic bail-out - but this is not a one-way relationship.
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Liberia gold mine collapse: Dozens arrested at 'lawless' rescue site

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 18:15
More than 60 are held as Liberian authorities seek to restore order at a mine where dozens are trapped.
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Poland PM cancels Israel trip after Netanyahu's Holocaust comment

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 17:28
Mateusz Morawiecki will not now visit Israel, after PM Benjamin Netanyahu said "Poles co-operated".
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Basketball Africa League: Professional competition to launch in 2020

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 16:47
The National Basketball Association and the International Basketball Federation are to launch a professional league in Africa in 2020.
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Yellow-vest protests: Macron condemns anti-Semitic abuse

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:19
A group of protesters in Paris directed insults and anti-Jewish taunts at a prominent philosopher.
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Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 15:04
The denial by the US actor's lawyers comes amid allegations he may have staged the assault.
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Flybmi collapse strands passengers

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 14:28
Travellers tell the BBC they cannot get home after the UK regional airline went into administration.
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Near-naked men scramble for sticks in Japan

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 14:09
About 10,000 men took part in the Saidaiji-eyo festival at a Buddhist temple in Okayama.
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Viewpoint: Why Trump may win his legal fight over border wall

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 13:23
History does not bode well for Trump's opponents, says Jonathan Turley, professor of law.
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Venezuela crisis: Guaidó sets up possible confrontation over US aid

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 11:40
The self-declared interim leader calls for a "humanitarian avalanche" on 23 February.
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Colobus monkeys in Kenya 'threatened by humans'

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 07:45
A conservationist is providing a safe space for colobus monkeys in Kenya.
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Lee Radziwill: Jackie Kennedy's sister dies aged 85

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 06:49
The former US first lady's younger sister, who married a prince and became a fashion icon, dies at 85.
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Heather Nauert withdraws bid to be US envoy to UN

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 05:12
Heather Nauert, President Trump's pick to be America's new UN ambassador, cites "family interests".
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Emiliano Sala: Former coach's tribute as funeral takes place

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 04:45
On the day of footballer Emiliano Sala's funeral, a childhood friend and a former coach pay tribute.
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Chaka Khan: Why she gets annoyed by her tuneful greeting

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 01:44
The legendary singer on the "mixed blessing" of that track and how the planet feels different without Aretha Franklin.
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How a street painter from Benin got an art exhibition in Finland

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 01:40
How Louis Houenoude went from being a barber shop sign painter in Benin to having an exhibition in Finland.
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Bollywood's first major LGBTQ film

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 01:10
How I Felt When I Saw That Girl is the first Indian film with a star cast to focus on same-sex relationships.
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Catalan separatists stage mass protest in Barcelona

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 22:03
After 12 separatist leaders went on trial this week, 200,000 supporters march through Barcelona.
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