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Turkey: German gay film festival banned in Ankara

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:59
Officials in Ankara say the festival could incite hatred or be targeted by terror attacks.
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Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:56
In a rare instance, Indian villagers and forest officers worked together for hours to save the animal
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Price of Football 2017: Young adult fans are 'put off' by cost of football

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:47
The Price of Football study finds the majority of ticket prices have frozen or fallen for a third year - but a poll suggests the cost is still putting off young adult fans.
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Opposition leader returns to Zimbabwe amid talks to form transitional government

cnn - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:46
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe's decades-long grip on power appears to be loosening as a military takeover of the capital stretched into its second day, unchallenged either by Zimbabweans themselves or African leaders.
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Olympic ban possible as doping body labels Russia still 'non-compliant'

cnn - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:44
Russia is a step closer to facing a possible ban of its athletes from the Winter Olympics in South Korea after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) upheld its decision that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) remains non-compliant.
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Cambodia top court dissolves main opposition CNRP party

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:42
PM Hun Sen, who has ruled for decades, now faces no serious challenge ahead of elections next year.
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Saad Hariri: Lebanon PM 'accepts invite to go to France'

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:39
The Lebanese PM and his family were invited to France after his shock resignation caused a crisis.
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'Da Vinci artwork' sells for record $450m

bbc - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:32
Salvator Mundi, reputedly painted by the artist, is sold by Christie's in New York for $450m.
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