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'Life has little value'

February 4, 2017 - 8:47pm
Irene Caselli reports from Ciudad Juarez in Mexico on the rise in suicides among the city's youth.
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'Paragon of beauty'

February 4, 2017 - 8:45pm
In our series of letters from African journalists, novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani considers the art of Nigerian verbosity.
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Ukraine conflict: Rebel commander killed in bomb blast

February 4, 2017 - 7:44pm
A pro-Russian military rebel chief is killed in a car bomb attack in eastern Ukraine.
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Kenya's vinyl king keeps on spinning

February 4, 2017 - 7:40pm
In many parts of the world, the rise of digital music has meant the death of vinyl. But one man in a tiny market stall in the Kenyan capital Nairobi is keeping the art alive.
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What numbers make up Super Sunday?

February 4, 2017 - 7:36pm
It's the second largest food consumption day in America after Thanksgiving.
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France election: Centrist rising star Macron urges unity

February 4, 2017 - 6:31pm
In one of the most open presidential races in years, Emmanuel Macron vows to unite the nation.
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Rodrigo Duterte: Philippines leader 'not ready' to talk to rebels

February 4, 2017 - 6:21pm
The Philippines president says he is scrapping peace talks with rebels after 'trying everything'.
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US reverses travel ban over court ruling as Trump fumes

February 4, 2017 - 5:25pm
People affected by the ban react cautiously as airlines allow them to board flights to America again.
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Romania to withdraw corruption decree after mass protests

February 4, 2017 - 4:42pm
The country's PM says the decree decriminalising some corruption offences is to be repealed.
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Louvre attack: My son is no terrorist, says suspect's father

February 4, 2017 - 4:24pm
Reda al-Hamamy says his son, who was shot attacking soldiers in Paris, is a "poor young man".
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US Yemen raid: Bomb-making video 'mix-up'

February 4, 2017 - 3:57pm
The Pentagon shares footage from a seized computer, that turns out not to be as valuable as it first thought.
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Pakistan thanks India for returning boy to mother

February 4, 2017 - 3:33pm
Pakistan thanks India for returning the five-year-old after he was taken by his father in March.
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Iran shows off air defences

February 4, 2017 - 3:11pm
It comes amid rising tensions between Iran and the US.
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Does Trump cover go too far?

February 4, 2017 - 2:55pm
What people in Berlin say about a magazine's controversial cover.
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Bees stop play in SA cricket match

February 4, 2017 - 2:53pm
A swarm of bees stop play midway through Sri Lanka's innings in the third one-day international against South Africa in Johannesburg.
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Der Spiegel: Trump beheading cover sparks criticism

February 4, 2017 - 1:40pm
The vice-president of the European Parliament calls the German magazine cover "tasteless".
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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.