What's the most bizarre item stolen from a luxury hotel?

What's the most bizarre item stolen from a luxury hotel?

Some hotel guests like taking things like shampoo, soap or body lotion with them before they check out. But a new study has revealed some people are a bit more extreme. #hotel #mattress #piano
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Over 1 million people mobilise against Netflix's gay Jesus film

Over 1 million people mobilise against Netflix's gay Jesus film

Netflix's recent Christmas comedy "The First Temptation of Christ" created outrage as Jesus Christ is portrayed as gay. More than 1 million people signed a petition asking the company to remove the film.
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Digital blackface: Here's how teens are perpetuating racist stereotypes on the internet

Digital blackface: Here's how teens are perpetuating racist stereotypes on the internet

It's known as digital blackface - white teens are imitating black people on social media apps. And critics say it is the digital-age equivalent of a practice by white performers where they 'blackened' themselves up for a few extra laughs and more ...
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Lies': Rohingya respond to Aung San Suu Kyi defence in 'genocide' trial

Lies': Rohingya respond to Aung San Suu Kyi defence in 'genocide' trial

Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi denied 'genocidal intent' as she defended Myanmar's military operation against Rohingya Muslims in the Hague. #Aung San Suu Kyi #genocide #Rohingya
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Refugees stuck in Southeastern Europe

Refugees stuck in Southeastern Europe

Tens of thousands of refugees and migrants are stuck in Southeastern Europe. Many of them are hoping to reach Germany and other countries in Western Europe but have also settled in Bulgaria. We spoke to a few of them about their dreams and plans.
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Bosnian war's rape camp still operates as a spa hotel

Bosnian war's rape camp still operates as a spa hotel

The Vilina Vlas Hotel in Bosnian town of Visegrad is known to have been used as a rape camp during the 1992-1995 Bosnian war. Today, it welcomes travellers, unaware of the atrocities that happened inside its walls. But it has been recently reveale...
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British woman runs from England to Nepal for charity

British woman runs from England to Nepal for charity

The legendary charity runner, Rosie Swale Pope jogged along the streets of Istanbul with her bright red cart as part of yet another mammoth journey - this time from London to Nepal #RosieSwalePope #Nepal
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What's the most bizarre item stolen from a luxury hotel?

What's the most bizarre item stolen from a luxury hotel?

Some hotel guests like taking things like shampoo, soap or body lotion with them before they check out. But a new study has revealed some people are a bit more extreme. #hotel #mattress #piano
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Bosnian war's rape camp still operates as a spa hotel

Bosnian war's rape camp still operates as a spa hotel

The Vilina Vlas Hotel in Bosnian town of Visegrad is known to have been used as a rape camp during the 1992-1995 Bosnian war. Today, it welcomes travellers, unaware of the atrocities that happened inside its walls. But it has been recently reveale...
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Why is Africa taking its money back?

Why is Africa taking its money back?

Why are some West African nations trying to move their reserves from France's central bank? #WestAfrica #ECOWAS #CFAFranc
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Top hotels accused of 'profiting' from sex trafficking in the US

Top hotels accused of 'profiting' from sex trafficking in the US

Major hotel chains such as the Hilton and Intercontinental have been accused of ignoring signs of sex trafficking in their hotels and deriving profits. 13 women in the US came forward as victims and have sued the hotel chains.
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Trump turns Judaism into a nationality

Trump turns Judaism into a nationality

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order that recognises Judaism as a nationality, allowing the Department of Education to cut funding to universities where anti-Semitism is a problem. Critics say the move is an attempt to silence criti...
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Brexit Party councillor caught on camera

Brexit Party councillor caught on camera

Brexit Party councillor, David Mincher, was filmed secretly by a local TV channel making anti-Muslim remarks revealing his apparent involvement in a hate crime where he tried to bury a pig's head under a mosque construction site.
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How does Banksy make money?

How does Banksy make money?

Find out how famous street artist Banksy makes money while maintaining his anonymity and being a vocal anti-capitalist. #Banksy, #Banksy art, #BanksyGraffiti
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No prayers in Kashmir's famous Jamia Masjid in over four months

No prayers in Kashmir's famous Jamia Masjid in over four months

Indian authorities have banned entry into many important mosques in Kashmir, including the Jamia Masjid. The mosque has been shut down for about four months after the Indian government unilaterally revoked Kashmir's autonomy. People say the govern...
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US halts training for Saudi military students after navy base shooting

US halts training for Saudi military students after navy base shooting

The Pentagon halts operational training of all Saudi Arabian military personnel in the US until further notice after a Saudi Air Force lieutenant shot and killed three people last week at a base in Florida. #US #SaudiArabia #PensacolaShooting
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Bosnia moves migrants from controversial campsite

Bosnia moves migrants from controversial campsite

Bosnia begins to close campsite deemed unsuitable for human habitation, moving migrants to a temporary home. The EU has described the Vucjak camp as a humanitarian disaster, where a lack of coordination and potentially illegal action from Croatia ...
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Journalists take a stand against Nobel Prize winner Peter Handke

Journalists take a stand against Nobel Prize winner Peter Handke

Bosnia war journalists are sharing their stories to denounce the 2019 Nobel literature prize being awarded to Peter Handke, a writer known for denying the genocide in Bosnia. #PeterHandke #Bosnia #NobelPeacePrize
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Trump criticised for using anti-Semitic tropes in speech

Trump criticised for using anti-Semitic tropes in speech

Jewish groups have condemned comments by Donald Trump in which he used anti-Semitic tropes to characterise Jews. The US president suggested Jews were motivated to vote primarily to protect their own wealth during a speech at the Israeli American C...
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US government failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan - report

US government failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan - report

After obtaining thousands of US government documents, The Washington Post reported that senior US officials purposely misled the public on progress in the Afghanistan war despite clear evidence that it had become 'unwinnable'.
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Indian women learn self-defence to protect themselves against rapists

Indian women learn self-defence to protect themselves against rapists

These Indian women are learning self-defence to protect themselves against possible sexual assault. #India #gangrape #selfdefence
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Berlin's new panda twins receive their names

Berlin's new panda twins receive their names

The panda cubs born in Berlin Zoo this August have officially received their names. Twin brothers Meng Xiang and Meng Yuan, meaning "dream of" and "dream come true," are the zoo's newest attraction. #Panda #BerlinPandas #BerlinZoo
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Woman who attacked a Muslim schoolgirl walks free

Woman who attacked a Muslim schoolgirl walks free

The woman who attacked 14-year-old Muslim schoolgirl Redena Al Hadi in Sheffield, UK has been let off with a caution. Al Hadi was reportedly taken to the hospital after the attack and received treatment for a fractured eye socket.
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Indian politician tears up controversial citizenship bill in Parliament

Indian politician tears up controversial citizenship bill in Parliament

Indian parliamentarian Asaduddin Owaisi tore up a copy of the controversial Citizenship Amendment Bill intended to grant citizenship to religious minorities from neighbouring countries, except Muslims.
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Russia banned from 2022 World Cup and 2020 Olympics over doping

Russia banned from 2022 World Cup and 2020 Olympics over doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency concluded that Russia had tampered with laboratory data by planting fake evidence and deleting files linked to positive doping tests and ruled to punish Russia by banning its participation and hosting of global sports ...
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'Hungry artist' eats $120,000 banana

'Hungry artist' eats $120,000 banana

A New York-based performance artist stole the spotlight at this year's Art Basel show, with a move that has been labelled "bananas." Video footage shows David Datuna grabbing a banana that had been duct-taped to a gallery wall before eating it. Th...
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More than 100 Jewish graves defaced with Nazi swastikas in France

More than 100 Jewish graves defaced with Nazi swastikas in France

More than 100 graves were defaced with Nazi swastikas in France. It is the third Jewish cemetery in the Alsace region to be desecrated in the past year.
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Why has Bollywood movie 'Panipat' angered Afghans?

Why has Bollywood movie 'Panipat' angered Afghans?

Many Afghans are upset over the Bollywood movie 'Panipat', which they say portrays their founding father Ahmed Shah Abdali in a negative light. #panipat #panipatafghanistan #ahmedshahdurrani
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Ottoman cuisine travels to Malaysia's royals

Ottoman cuisine travels to Malaysia's royals

The royal family in Malaysia opened its doors to us in a first-ever cook-off with Queen Tunku Azizah.
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India's new bill to grant citizenship to all minorities except Muslims

India's new bill to grant citizenship to all minorities except Muslims

India plans to grant citizenship to religious minorities, including Hindus, Buddhists, Jains, Christians, Sikhs and Parsis who flee Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan. But the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) excludes Muslims.
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Volcano eruption in New Zealand kills at least five people

Volcano eruption in New Zealand kills at least five people

At least five people were killed, and several are still reportedly missing, after a volcano suddenly erupted off the coast of New Zealand's White Island. #New Zealand #White Island #volcano
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Afghans remember the Japanese doctor who devoted his life to the country

Afghans remember the Japanese doctor who devoted his life to the country

Afghans mourn the loss of Japanese doctor Tetsu Nakamura after he was shot on his way to work in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Nakamura left his home in the 1980s to treat patients on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. But he changed even more lives by bu...
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France's Yellow Vests stage 56th round of demonstrations

France's Yellow Vests stage 56th round of demonstrations

Some 2,000 Yellow Vest protesters hit the streets in Paris for another weekend to call for improved living conditions and the resignation of President Emmanuel Macron. #YellowVest #FranceProtests #EmmanuelMacron
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Factory fire kills at least 43 in India's New Delhi

Factory fire kills at least 43 in India's New Delhi

A factory fire in India's capital New Delhi kills at least 43 people. Authorities say the fire engulfed the six-storey building while the workers were asleep. #India #FactoryFire #NewDelhi
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Palestinian double refugees in Turkey

Palestinian double refugees in Turkey

Palestinians living in Syria were forced to start a new life once again after the Syrian civil war broke out, leaving behind their memories, friends, relatives and neighbourhoods. Take a closer look at Palestinian double refugees currently living ...
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Chinese web game lets you beat and arrest Hong Kong activists

Chinese web game lets you beat and arrest Hong Kong activists

A new Chinese web game lets players beat and arrest Hong Kong activists with a flip-flop or baseball bat. It's called "Everyone Hit the Traitors." #HongKong #China #game
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Italy's Salvini drops Nutella due to Turkish ingredients

Italy's Salvini drops Nutella due to Turkish ingredients

Italy's far-right opposition leader Matteo Salvini says he is no longer a fan of Nutella after discovering it contains Turkish nuts, but not Italian. #Italy #far-right #Matteo Salvini
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Kashmiris who are disconnected from loved ones send messages back home

Kashmiris who are disconnected from loved ones send messages back home

India unilaterally revoked Kashmir's autonomy on August 5. Since then, people in India-administered Kashmir have been cut-off from internet services. This shutdown has left Kashmiris isolated from their families and communities.
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What do Hong Kongers think about the anti-Beijing protests?

What do Hong Kongers think about the anti-Beijing protests?

Protests in Hong Kong started six months ago, with more than 1 million people taking to the streets to protest against a proposed extradition bill allowing extraditions to mainland China. Despite the bill's withdrawal, the demonstrations turned in...
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Police kill four suspects in India gang rape and murder case

Police kill four suspects in India gang rape and murder case

Indian police have killed the four men accused of raping and killing a woman in the southern city of Hyderabad. And people are now hailing them as heroes. #Encounters #HyderabadPolice, #HumanRights
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Nationwide strike in France against pension reform plans

Nationwide strike in France against pension reform plans

France is facing one of the biggest public sector strikes in decades. Protesters demand President Emmanuel Macron abandon planned pension reforms. #EmmanuelMacron #France #pensionreforms
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German minister sounds alarm over anti-Muslim hatred and anti-Semitism

German minister sounds alarm over anti-Muslim hatred and anti-Semitism

German Integration Minister has warned against anti-Muslim hatred and anti-Semitism in her new report calling on the government to urgently address this issue. She also said anti-Muslim hatred and anti-Semitism pose danger to the social cohesion i...
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How sexual slander is used to discredit women

How sexual slander is used to discredit women

What is sexual slander, and how is it being used to silence and defame women around the world? #SexualSlander #MeToo
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Pakistani women trafficked to China in 'bride market'

Pakistani women trafficked to China in 'bride market'

629 girls and women from largely impoverished families across Pakistan were sold to China as "brides." Pakistani investigators blame China and its ambassador in Pakistan for neglecting trafficking networks. #Pakistan #China #bridetrafficking
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Muslim American student shelters schoolmates in mosque after shooting

Muslim American student shelters schoolmates in mosque after shooting

A Muslim American student sheltered her schoolmates in a mosque after a shooting at a high school in the state of Wisconsin. #WisconsinSchoolShooting #DuaaAhmad #USSchoolShootings
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George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin's parents for $100 million

George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin's parents for $100 million

George Zimmerman, who killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012 and was acquitted, is now suing the slain boy's parents and others for damages, claiming they tried to frame him. Zimmerman's acquittal is credited with sparking the Black Lives ...
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Kashmiris are disappearing from WhatsApp

Kashmiris are disappearing from WhatsApp

WhatsApp accounts belonging to Kashmiri users have begun to expire, as the disputed region has been suffering from an internet blockade since August 5. #Kashmir #internetblockade #WhatsApp
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A French student's desperate act has put focus on financial insecurity

A French student's desperate act has put focus on financial insecurity

Students across France have taken to the streets to protest student poverty since a university student in Lyon set himself on fire due to financial difficulties on November 8, 2019. We went to Universite Lumiere 2 in Lyon to find out more.
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