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Brazil police banned from striking by Supreme Court

April 6, 2017 - 6:44am
It comes two months after a police strike triggered a wave of violence in Espirito Santo state.
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New Zealand floods force evacuations after Tropical Storm Debbie

April 6, 2017 - 6:20am
Local officials are calling it a once-in-500-years event.
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Hamas executes three 'Israel collaborators' in Gaza

April 6, 2017 - 6:06am
The authorities say the men were convicted of treason and conspiring with foreign parties.
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Gambians vote in first post-Jammeh poll

April 6, 2017 - 5:48am
President Barrow is aiming for a majority in the first elections since the end of the Jammeh era.
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Steely politician

April 6, 2017 - 5:45am
Fergal Keane reflects on how the Myanmar politician has changed since he first interviewed her in 1995.
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Egyptian professor investigated over bellydance video

April 6, 2017 - 5:40am
A professor in Egypt fears losing her job after a video of her dancing is shared on social media.
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Australia warns of Anzac Day terror threat in Turkey

April 6, 2017 - 4:29am
Information suggests that terrorists may seek to target Anzac Day commemorations, Australia says.
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The boy who recreated La La Land to ask Emma Stone to prom

April 6, 2017 - 4:02am
A teenager in America recreates the opening scene of La La Land to ask Emma Stone to his prom.
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Flooded New Zealand town evacuated

April 6, 2017 - 3:50am
Burst riverbanks have forced the entire population of Edgecumbe in New Zealand to flee homes.
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Pheromones may help foil reef-killing starfish

April 6, 2017 - 3:08am
The species could be lured for removal by mimicking its own chemicals, scientists say.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.