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South Africa hit by deadly Easter church collapse

Image copyright KZN EMS/ Arrive Alive Image caption Some people were reportedly sleeping when the wall collapsed At least 13 people have died and many injured after a wall collapsed in South Africa at the start of an Easter service at a Pentecostal church. Emergency services said that 29 people were rushed to hospital after […]

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China bans three marathon cheat runners for life

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Runners competing at the Boston marathon on Monday 15 April Three Chinese marathon runners have been banned from competing for life after breaking the rules at the Boston marathon on Monday. One participant gave his bib to someone else while the other two used forged certificates to gain entry. The […]

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Mali violence: PM and entire government resigns

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Protests took place this month against the government and international forces’ failure to tackle rising violence in Mali The prime minister of Mali and his entire government have resigned, following an upsurge of violence in the country. On Wednesday, a motion of no confidence was submitted as MPs blamed Prime […]