Peru Congress vote: Election follows September dissolution

Image copyright EPA Image caption Campaign posters abound in Lima but many voters say remain undecided Peruvians will go to the polls on Sunday to elect a new Congress after

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Lesotho’s murder mystery, Prime Minister Tom Thabane and his estranged wife

Image copyright AFP Lesotho’s prime minister and his wife are caught up in a murder investigation involving allegations so sinister that they have the makings of a crime novel. Pumza

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Impeachment: Democrats undoing 2016 election, say Trump lawyers

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhite House Counsel Patrick Cipollone said voters should decide whether the president is removed from office President Trump’s lawyers have begun defending

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China coronavirus spread is accelerating, Xi Jinping warns

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat’s life like in quarantined Wuhan? The spread of a deadly new virus is accelerating, Chinese President Xi Jinping warned, after holding

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Turkey earthquake: At least 20 dead as buildings collapse

At least 20 people have been killed and more than 1,000 injured in a powerful earthquake in eastern Turkey. The 6.8 magnitude quake, centred on the town of Sivrice in

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China coronavirus: Death toll rises as disease spreads

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat’s life like in quarantined Wuhan? Health officials in China 15 more people have died from a coronavirus in the province of

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Avalanche survivors in Pakistan-administered Kashmir tell of horror

More than 75 people died when avalanches struck a remote part of Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The disaster prompted journalist Sajid Mir to trek for 17 hours to reach some of the

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Vanessa Nakate: Climate activist hit out at ‘racist’ photo crop

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Vanessa Nakate is a leading climate activist Ugandan climate activist Vanessa Nakate has accused the media of racism after she was cropped out of

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Locusts: UN calls for international help in East Africa

Image copyright EPA Image caption In just one day, a swarm of locusts the size of Paris could eat the same amount of food as half the population of France

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Jhon Viáfara: Colombia extradites ex-footballer to US on drugs charges

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jhon Viáfara was arrested in Cali, Colombia, in March last year Former Colombian international footballer Jhon Viáfara has been extradited to the US on

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