Monday, March 25, 2019

Thailand election: Pro-military political party takes lead

Preliminary results in the first post-coup election suggest the pro-army party could form a government.

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Venezuela crisis: Russian military planes land near Caracas

About 100 troops and large amounts of equipment were offloaded from the planes, reports say.

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Christchurch attack: New Zealand's Ardern orders top-level inquiry

Jacinda Ardern orders the highest level of public inquiry to examine if more could have been done.

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Cyclone Veronica: Destructive winds and rain lash Australia

Cyclone Veronica has brought destructive winds and torrential rains, prompting safety warnings.

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Norway cruise ship arrives at port after passenger airlifts

Hundreds of passengers were airlifted to safety after the ship got into difficulty on Saturday.

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Kenyan science teacher Peter Tabichi wins global prize

A science teacher who gives most of his salary to support poor pupils wins the Global Teacher Prize.

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Asia stocks: Markets sink as global growth jitters spread

Investors dumped Asian stocks in favour of safer bonds as concerns about the global economy spread.

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