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Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi dies during trial

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:47
Mohammed Morsi, the Islamist leader ousted by the army in 2013, dies after fainting in a courtroom.
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Mohammed Morsi: A turbulent presidency cut short by the army

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 18:21
Mohammed Morsi was Egypt's first democratically elected president before being overthrown in 2013.
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Belgium monks forced to sell prized beer online to beat resellers

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:43
Beer brewed at Belgium’s St Sixtus Abbey is to be sold online in a bid to dampen black market sales.
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Six surprises from Trump's TV interview

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 17:29
The president's thoughts on coughing, UFOs and how he is more mistreated than even Abraham Lincoln.
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Gloria Vanderbilt: US fashion icon and heiress dies aged 95

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 16:44
The socialite and a designer jeans pioneer had been suffering from stomach cancer.
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China's Xi Jinping to make first state visit to North Korea

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 16:36
The two-day visit will be the first by a Chinese leader in more than a decade.
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Iran nuclear deal: Enriched uranium limit will be breached on 27 June

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 16:02
It will exceed the amount allowed under a nuclear deal, amid heightened tensions over US sanctions.
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Finnish radio drops Latin news after 30 years

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 15:52
Finnish radio has dropped its weekly Latin news bulletin after 30 years.
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Vatican considers ordaining older married men in remote parts of Amazon

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 15:26
A document suggests the idea to deal with the shortage of priests in remote areas.
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Phoenix mayor apologises after police threaten to shoot black family

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 15:22
Police in Arizona say they are investigating a video and have issued a public apology.
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Cat filter accidentally used in Pakistani minister’s live press conference

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:44
Much mirth ensues after a politician's press conference is accidentally live-streamed with a cat filter.
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Hong Kong protest: Joshua Wong calls for HK leader Carrie Lam to resign

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:55
Joshua Wong gives his backing to protesters angry at a bill allowing extradition to China.
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Family thought US police were going to shoot them

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:10
Armed police surrounded the family car after a young child left a shop with a doll without paying for it.
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South America power cut: Argentina investigates 'unprecedented' outage

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 11:18
Tens of million were left without power in Argentina and neighbouring countries on Sunday.
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Hong Kong extradition: How radical youth forced the government's hand

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 08:47
How did Hong Kong's protesters - many barely out of their teens - manage to force the government's hand?
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Protests return to Hong Kong streets

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 04:53
Thousands have marched against proposed changes to the extradition law.
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Saving sharks: One woman's mission to protect the hammerhead

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 00:38
Marine biologist Ilena Zanella vowed to save the shark after diving with them off Costa Rica.
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Letter from Africa: 'Sudan's revolutionaries offline but not silenced'

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 00:16
The internet has been shut down but pro-democracy protesters are finding ways to fight back.
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EU leaders face pressure to deliver on climate change

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 00:14
The Greens' election success reshapes the agenda as EU leaders decide the bloc's priorities.
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Buenos Aires in darkness after power failure

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 21:53
Tens of millions of homes across Argentina, Uruguay and parts of Paraguay suffered from a power cut.
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