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Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai and Mujuru in anti-Mugabe alliance

April 20, 2017 - 10:44am
Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai and ex-VP Joice Mujuru will join forces in next year's poll.
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Cut-back crew for ISS launch

April 20, 2017 - 10:30am
Russia scales back staff on the ISS until a long-delayed space lab is sent to the outpost in 2018.
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Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley after speech cancelled

April 20, 2017 - 10:13am
The conservative author's upcoming speech in Berkeley, California was cancelled over safety concerns.
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The man who has President Trump's ear

April 20, 2017 - 10:07am
Jared Kushner is probably the most powerful 36-year-old in the world. Here Radio 4's PM profiles him.
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Venezuela crisis: Three killed at anti-government protests

April 20, 2017 - 9:43am
The deaths came as thousands took part in the "mother of all protests" against President Maduro.
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Vast iceberg looms over Canada's Newfoundland coast

April 20, 2017 - 8:47am
The iceberg has attracted tourists and created a few problems for local fishermen.
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North Korea tension: Volleyball spotted in nuclear test site

April 20, 2017 - 8:46am
Satellite images suggest volleyball being played at a nuclear site amid fears of an imminent test.
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Saudi 'should be blacklisted' over Yemen hospital attacks

April 20, 2017 - 8:46am
The UN should put Saudi Arabia back on a list of violators of child rights, two rights groups say.
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Nigeria 'gay wedding' bust leads to charges

April 20, 2017 - 8:30am
The charges are brought against people for conspiring to celebrate a gay wedding.
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US and South Korea carry out Max Thunder military drill

April 20, 2017 - 8:23am
The US and South Korea are carrying out a combat training exercise.
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US accuses Iran of 'alarming provocations' amid nuclear tensions

April 20, 2017 - 8:18am
The US secretary of state says Iran seeks to destabilise the Middle East and hurt US interests.
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Russia's Aeroflot airline accused of 'sex discrimination'

April 20, 2017 - 7:55am
The airline is fighting claims by some stewardesses that it prefers to employ slim, attractive women.
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Italy acid attack model Gessica Notaro braves TV show

April 20, 2017 - 7:50am
An ex-Miss Italy finalist goes on national TV three months after acid was thrown in her face, allegedly by an ex-boyfriend.
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Egypt '500kg woman' loses half her weight after India surgery

April 20, 2017 - 7:29am
The hospital says she can now fit into a wheelchair and sit up for longer periods of time.
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Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif survives corruption ruling

April 20, 2017 - 7:26am
The Supreme Court rules there is insufficient evidence of corruption to remove PM Nawaz Sharif.
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Too close to call

April 20, 2017 - 7:03am
As a tight campaign ends, the vote depends on an unpredictable electorate.
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New Zealand earthquake gives unexpected benefit

April 20, 2017 - 6:31am
Raised coastline could end the threat of sea erosion for the time being.
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Mosul violinist Ameen Mukdad returns to play amid ruins

April 20, 2017 - 5:13am
Musician plays in public in the city for the first time since Islamic State jihadists banned music.
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Meet the man who watches volcanoes

April 20, 2017 - 5:13am
Boris Behncke lives near Mount Etna and monitors the volcano.
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Violinist brings music back to Mosul

April 20, 2017 - 5:11am
Musician Ameen Mukdad gives his first public performance in the Iraqi city of Mosul since IS banned music and seized his instruments.
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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.