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Place of refuge

April 1, 2017 - 7:51pm
Afghanistan has been labelled one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a woman. One place in Kabul offers hope to women escaping abuse.
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Untouchable heir

April 1, 2017 - 7:50pm
The heir of the energy drink empire who struck and killed a police officer has yet to face charges.
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Appeal to Trump

April 1, 2017 - 7:50pm
Some deny one of the US's worst mass shootings ever happened. Now the victims are fighting back.
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Colombia landslides: Over 200 die in Putumayo floods

April 1, 2017 - 7:31pm
At least 206 people are dead and hundreds more are injured or missing after mudslides.
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Paraguay president sacks top officials after protests

April 1, 2017 - 7:21pm
One man was killed during the protests against a bill allowing the president to run for re-election.
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Baby photographer Anne Geddes on her career

April 1, 2017 - 7:08pm
New book, Small World, celebrates 30 years of snapping little people.
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France carnival explosion injures many

April 1, 2017 - 5:50pm
A bonfire at the carnival blew up seconds after being ignited, hurting at least 18.
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Bob Dylan finally accepts Nobel Prize, months after ceremony

April 1, 2017 - 5:45pm
Dylan accepted his medal at a small, private meeting while on tour in Stockholm.
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Desperate calls

April 1, 2017 - 5:27pm
Colombians made desperate calls from rooftops as landslides moved in to wreck their sleeping town.
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Ford recalls 52,000 F-250 pick-up trucks over park fault

April 1, 2017 - 3:34pm
The vehicle could roll in park mode unless the hand brake is on, the company warns.
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Soviet-era poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies aged 84

April 1, 2017 - 2:57pm
He is best known for writing Babi Yar, about one of the worst Nazi atrocities of World War Two.
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Mauritius 'will be surprised to see John McAreavey'

April 1, 2017 - 2:44pm
Journalist in Mauritius says people will be surprised to see John McAreavey.
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April Fools

April 1, 2017 - 12:35pm
Whatever your time zone, 1 April brings out the jokers - with some more convincing than others...
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Colombia landslide leaves huge damage

April 1, 2017 - 12:29pm
The landslide in Putumayo province struck in the middle of the night.
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Toughing it out

April 1, 2017 - 12:22pm
North Korea played tough over Kim Jong-nam's death and it paid off, Dr John Nilsson-Wright argues.
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Venezuela: Supreme court backtracks on powers bid

April 1, 2017 - 11:48am
The supreme court's move to assume legislative powers led to days of anti-government protests.
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White House aides' finances revealed in disclosure documents

April 1, 2017 - 11:41am
Ivanka Trump and husband Jared Kushner have assets worth up to $740m, documents show.
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Making money

April 1, 2017 - 11:41am
What does a weird broccoli dish have to do with the financial interests of White House staff?
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New South Africa finance minister Gigaba calls for radical reform

April 1, 2017 - 10:37am
Big business has been seen to hold sway for too long, the new finance minister says.
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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.