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'Three dead' in Burkina Faso attack

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Three people are reported dead after suspected jihadists launched an attack n the centre of the capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou. Witnesses were quoted as saying that three gunmen opened ...

Kenya election: Uhuru Kenyatta defeats Raila Odinga

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Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected following Tuesday's vote, the national electoral commission has announced. Mr Kenyatta, in office since 2013, took 54.3% of votes, ahead of his rival ...

Van hits crowds in Barcelona

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Paris: On 9 August 2017 a man rammed a BMW into a group of soldiers, injuring six London: On 3 June 2017 Eight people died when three jihadists ran a ...

Indian police arrest four for Game of Thrones leak

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Indian police have arrested four people suspected of leaking an episode of the hugely popular TV show Game of Thrones before it was aired. Three of the accused are current ...

Barcelona attack key suspect Moussa Oukabir confirmed dead

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The key suspect in Thursday's Barcelona attack, Moussa Oukabir, has been named as one of five men killed by police in the other attack site, Cambrils. Police had earlier said ...

Ugandan gold rush stopped by authorities

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Media player Media playback is unsupported on your device Video For many Ugandans, the gold found deep underground in the hills of Mubende District was a lifeline. But a few ...

Australian deputy PM reveals he may be New Zealand citizen

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Australia's deputy prime minister, Barnaby Joyce, has revealed that he may hold dual citizenship with New Zealand. Holding public office as a dual citizen is not allowed under Australia's constitution.

Finland stabbings: Man shot and held after Turku attacks

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Police in Finland say they have shot a man who reportedly stabbed several people in the south-western city of Turku. The man has been taken into custody after being shot ...

Grace Mugabe fails to appear at leaders summit in SA

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The wife of the Zimbabwean leader, Robert Mugabe, has failed to appear at the start of a regional leaders summit in South Africa. Grace Mugabe, 52, is claiming diplomatic immunity ...

Amber Heard pokes fun at Australian deputy PM over citizenship

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It was a free shot that proved too irresistible to pass up. When Australian Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce was revealed to be a New Zealand dual citizen on Monday - ...

Living under a cannon on Senegal's Gorée island

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Media player Media playback is unsupported on your device Video Massar Mbodj lives with his family in a bunker under a cannon on Gorée island, off the coast of Senegal,

Pauline Hanson wears burka in Australian Senate

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The leader of Australia's far-right One Nation party has worn a burka on the floor of the nation's Senate. Pauline Hanson walked into the chamber and sat down ahead of ...

Reflections on Sierra Leone's mudslide disaster

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This week Sierra Leone's capital Freetown experienced a devastating mudslide and flooding that claimed over 400 lives. Dozens are still missing presumed dead. Sierra Leonean journalist and Freetown resident Umaru ...

Van hits crowds in Barcelona

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Kevin Kwast was eating with his family in La Boqueria market close to where the incident happened. He says hundreds of people started "stampeding through the market". He started running ...

Taylor Swift's social media pages and website are currently showing a Blank Space

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Pain in Spain: are tourists still welcome?

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Visitors to Barcelona may be expecting some hostility after the anti-tourism protests that have shaken one of Spain's biggest holiday destinations. On arriving at the city's airport, they may notice ...

Barcelona: Van hits crowds on Ramblas tourist area

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A van has ploughed into crowds on the Ramblas tourist area in Barcelona. Spanish police say several people have been injured in a "massive crash". The emergency services are urging ...