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Giovanni Lo Porto Was Known as Aid Worker Drawn to Needy

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2015-04-23 12:56
Giovanni Lo Porto, an Italian who worked for Welthungerhilfe, a German aid group, had been hired to manage a sanitation and drinking water project in Pakistan.






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Armenian deaths genocide - Germany

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 12:49
German President Joachim Gauck describes as "genocide" the 1915 killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks, a move likely to cause outrage in Turkey.
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Toddlers under pressure to pass nursery entrance interviews

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 12:48
The toddlers who have to pass interviews to get into pre-school
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'The Disappearance' Uncovers Big Ratings; Is It France's 'Broadchurch'? - Deadline

Google News France - Thu, 2015-04-23 11:38

Deadline

'The Disappearance' Uncovers Big Ratings; Is It France's 'Broadchurch'?
Deadline
From Quad Television, the TV arm of the production company behind 2011's hit feature The Intouchables, Disparue (aka The Disappearance) may just be France's answer to UK dramas like Broadchurch and The Missing. The series debuted on Wednesday ...

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Mayor removed over electoral fraud

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 11:17
An east London mayor is removed from office and a poll declared void after he is found guilty of electoral fraud.
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Parents sue Ferguson over son's death

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 11:12
The parents of Michael Brown, whose killing by a police officer in the US city Ferguson sparked riots, announce that they are suing the authorities.
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VIDEO: 'I heard scream as woman fell in hole'

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 10:42
A woman with a shopping trolley had to be rescued after she "disappeared" into a hole which had opened up in the pavement.
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The Med's migrant survivors

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 09:52
Two migrants on the perils of getting to Europe
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Mammoth genome sequence completed

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 09:49
Swedish scientists have decoded the DNA of woolly mammoths raising the possibility of recreating the now extinct creatures
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European Leaders Urged to Strengthen ‘Minimalist’ Approach to Mediterranean Migration Crisis

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2015-04-23 09:42
United Nations officials joined the International Organization for Migration in asking Europe to address root causes of the problem.






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Saudis launch new Yemen air strikes

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 09:02
Saudi-led coalition warplanes have struck Houthi rebels across Yemen in fresh raids, two days after announcing the end of a month-long air campaign.
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Tinnitus mapped inside human brain

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 09:00
For the first time, brain signals relating to the constant ringing noise of tinnitus have been mapped across a wide area inside a patient's brain.
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James Venture, 93, Dies; Resistance Fighter Survived Nazi Death Train - New York Times

Google News French - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:50

New York Times

James Venture, 93, Dies; Resistance Fighter Survived Nazi Death Train
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James Venture, one of the last survivors of the infamous Train de Loos, which carried French resistance fighters, Communists and Jews from a prison in the northern French village of Loos to concentration camps in Germany in September 1944, died on ...

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Exclusive: France defends Renault stake increase in letter to Ghosn - sources - Reuters

Google News France - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:43

Reuters

Exclusive: France defends Renault stake increase in letter to Ghosn - sources
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France's stake in Renault and influence over Nissan, which is 43.4 percent-owned by the French carmaker, has long been a sensitive matter, with critics in the alliance and Japan fearing Paris might put its own interests above those of the businesses.

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Exam board investigates question leak

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:34
A UK exam board says some overseas students taking an IGCSE exam last week knew in advance what questions they would face.
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Election 2015 in pictures: 23 April

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:27
Images from the campaign trail: 23 April
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Delhi rally 'suicide' farmer cremated

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:03
The funeral is held in India of a farmer who hanged himself in front of thousands at a political rally in Delhi.
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Evacuation as Chile volcano erupts

BBC News - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:01
The Calbuco volcano in southern Chile erupts twice in a few hours after lying dormant for decades, forcing the evacuation of thousands.
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Prime Minister Says France Faces Unprecedented Terror Threat - Wall Street Journal

Google News France - Thu, 2015-04-23 08:00

Wall Street Journal

Prime Minister Says France Faces Unprecedented Terror Threat
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PARIS—French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Thursday France faces an unprecedented terror threat as security services have thwarted a number of plots in recent months, including the detention of a heavily armed man on Sunday suspected of ...
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French Investigators Seek Possible Accomplices in Plot to Attack Church - New York Times

Google News French - Thu, 2015-04-23 07:54

The Guardian

French Investigators Seek Possible Accomplices in Plot to Attack Church
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PARIS — Investigators are searching for potential accomplices of an Algerian man who is suspected of planning to attack at least one church and is thought to have been involved in the killing of a woman near Paris, the French authorities said on Thursday.
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