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Coal power plant in Senegal worries residents; and the Venezuelan TV show... in a bus

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Italian government bails out two regional banks

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That's one long sausage: New world record for French butchers

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Donors pledge millions at Uganda refugee summit

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Depp plumbs depths of bad taste

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France's new frontman, America's absent centre, May's Brexit gamble

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Senegal’s Casamance hopes for new era of peace

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Latest update : 2012-06-07

Manhunt for Canadian porn actor ends in Berlin

The so-called "Canadian psycho" is caught in Berlin. Porn star Luka Rocco Magnotta was wanted for dismembering a Chinese student and posting his body parts to political parties. Next, Wisconsin's controversial governor Scott Walker makes history by surviving a recall election, in a major boost for the Republican party ahead of the US presidential election in November. Finally, Mexican students unite against presidential frontrunner Enrique Pena Nieto.

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2017-06-22 Uber

Travis Kalanick: Uber boss steps down amid controversy

It's been eight years since Uber came onto the scene and shook things up with its ride-hailing app that matches drivers with passengers. In that time, the company has been hit by...

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2017-06-14 Venezuela

Censorship in Venezuela: Journalists find novel ways to get the news out

In Venezuela, violent protests against the president have been going on for the past two months. The situation is becoming increasingly difficult for journalists there, faced...

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2017-06-07 racism

USA: White supremacists recruiting on campus

In the United States, an NGO accuses white supremacists of stepping up their recruitment efforts on college campuses across the country. It links the phenomenon to the election...

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2017-06-01 Venezuela

Venezuela's ‘Green Cross’: First aiders on the front line

This week start out in Venezuela, where two months of daily protests have left almost 80 people dead and hundreds more injured. With the support of firefighters and health...

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2017-05-24 Venezuela

Is Venezuela on the verge of anarchy?

In Venezuela, anti-government protests continue, with opponents of Socialist President Nicolas Maduro saying they have no intention of backing down. Amid violent demonstrations,...

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