Suicide bombing at a wedding in Kabul kills more than 60 people

Suicide bombing at a wedding in Kabul kills more than 60 people

Joy and celebration turned into horror and carnage late on Saturday when a suicide bomber targeted a packed Afghan wedding hall, killing at least 63 people in the deadliest attack to rock Kabul in months.
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Paris names garden after Brazilian activist Marielle Franco

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Greta Thunberg arrives at UN Youth Climate Summit

Greta Thunberg arrives at UN Youth Climate Summit

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Hundreds rally in Bordeaux to protest against climate change

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Hundreds of people rally in the southwestern French city of Bordeaux to protest against climate change, the day after children skipped school in a global strike for the environment.
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Violence on sidelines of Paris climate, yellow vests protests

Violence on sidelines of Paris climate, yellow vests protests

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Yemen's Huthi rebels celebrate 'September 21 Revolution' in Sanaa

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Yemen's Huthi rebels celebrate the "September 21 Revolution", referring to the September 21, 2014 when the rebel group took control of the capital Sanaa, on Tahrir square in the Yemeni capital.
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Comic Con Africa kicks off in Johannesburg

Comic Con Africa kicks off in Johannesburg

Comic Con Africa 2019 kicks off in Johannesburg, South Africa, for the second year on the continent. The convention is a multi-genre entertainment event for comic fanatics.
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