Police cordon off China chemical plant blast site

Police cordon off China chemical plant blast site

Police cordon off a chemical plant in eastern China where a huge explosion happened on Thursday, killing at least 44 people, making it one of the country's worst industrial accidents in recent years.
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Mexicans celebrate spring equinox at Teotihuacan

Mexicans celebrate spring equinox at Teotihuacan

Mexicans celebrate the spring equinox at the Teotihuacan archaeological site, by wearing white and climbing the pyramids of the Sun and the Moon, where they raise their hands to the sky to receive the energy of the sun.
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NZealand PM Ardern leaves after two-minute silence

NZealand PM Ardern leaves after two-minute silence

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern leaves after a two-minute silence honoured the 50 Muslim worshippers killed one week ago in Christchurch.
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Wellington marks week after massacre with two-minute silence

Wellington marks week after massacre with two-minute silence

New Zealanders gather outside Wellington Islamic Centre to honour the 50 Muslim worshippers killed one week ago by a white supremacist.
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Newspaper front page marking one week since mosque attacks

Newspaper front page marking one week since mosque attacks

Front page and inside stories from New Zealand newspaper, one week to the day since a heavily armed white supremacist stormed two mosques in a murder spree streamed online. National mourning will commence at 1.30pm (0030 GMT) with a call to prayer...
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Dozens killed as ferry sinks in north Iraq

Dozens killed as ferry sinks in north Iraq

Emergency teams, security forces and civilians rush to the park where a ferry packed with families sank on the Tigris river in Mosul, leaving more than 70 people dead in Iraq's worst accident in years.
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Former president Temer arrives at Rio police HQ after arrest

Former president Temer arrives at Rio police HQ after arrest

Former Brazil's president Michel Temer arrives at Rio de Janeiro's police headquarters after being arrested on allegations that he was the leader of a criminal organization involved in corruption, embezzlement and money laundering.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro lands in Santiago ahead of PROSUR meeting

Brazil's Bolsonaro lands in Santiago ahead of PROSUR meeting

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro gets off the plane at his arrival in Santiago, ahead of the PROSUR South American new regional bloc.
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Former Muslim detainee tells of China camp traumas

Former Muslim detainee tells of China camp traumas

Omir Bekali, an ethnic Kazakh says he spent several weeks in a Chinese re-education camp in Xinjiang before fleeing to Turkey a year ago. UN experts say China holds one million Muslims in camps in the heavily policed Xinjiang region where most of ...
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China's Xi Jinping arrives in Italy amid Silk Road unease

China's Xi Jinping arrives in Italy amid Silk Road unease

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Rome at the start of a whistlestop European tour amid growing Western unease over the economic giant's new Silk Road project.
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Brazil’s Temer stopped, detained on highway in “Car Wash” probe

Brazil’s Temer stopped, detained on highway in “Car Wash” probe

Security forces stop the car with Brazil's ex-president Michel Temer inside as he becomes the latest former leader of the Latin American country to be caught up in the so-called Car Wash investigation that has claimed dozens of political and corpo...
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Detained ex-president Temer transferred out of Sao Paulo airport

Detained ex-president Temer transferred out of Sao Paulo airport

Brazil's ex-president Michel Temer leaves Sao Paulo airport before his transfer to Rio as he becomes the latest former leader of Brazil to be caught up in a sprawling anti-corruption probe that has already claimed dozens of political and corporate...
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