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Yellow-vest protests: Macron condemns anti-Semitic abuse

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Tens of thousands took part in anti-government protests on Saturday French President Emmanuel Macron has condemned anti-Semitic abuse directed at a prominent intellectual by a group of "yellow vest" protesters in Paris. Police stepped in to protect the philosopher Alain Finkielkraut after he was bombarded with insults and anti-Jewish taunts…
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Bollywood's first major LGBTQ film

A new Bollywood film, one of the first to focus on same-sex relationships, has been released in India.How I Felt When I Saw That Girl is the first mainstream Indian release with a star cast that focuses on a lesbian love story.The film's director Shelly Chopra Dhar spoke to the BBC about the significance of…
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Lee Radziwill: Jackie Kennedy's sister dies aged 85

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Radziwill, seen here in 2004, was a friend to artistic celebrities and fashion moguls Lee Radziwill, the socialite and younger sister of former US first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, has died at the age of 85, US media report. Radziwill, who became a fashion icon and counted Andy Warhol…
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Mexico border wall: Trump faces fight in the courts

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump: 'I've signed the order - now we'll be sued'President Trump faces legal challenges to his decision to use emergency powers to build a wall on the US border with Mexico. California and New York said they would take legal action to challenge his move to bypass…
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Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in Downfall, dies aged 77

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ganz was well-known in German-language cinema and theatre Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in the 2004 film Downfall, has died aged 77.The Swiss actor died at home in Zurich on Friday night, his management said.Ganz was well-known in German-language cinema and theatre and also had roles in English-language films including…
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Nigeria election 2019: Appeal for calm after shock delay

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionElectoral commission chairman Mahmood Yakubu announces the moveNigeria's president and leading opposition candidate have appealed for calm after the shock move to delay elections for a week.President Muhammadu Buhari said he was "deeply disappointed" but urged people to refrain from "civil disorder".Main rival Atiku Abubakar called for…