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Zimbabwe latest: Mugabe makes first public appearance

  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Mugabe wore blue and yellow robes and a mortarboard hat.
  • hat: Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Mugabe wore blue and yellow robes and a mortarboard hat.
  • struggle: The army made its move after a power struggle over his successor.
  • successor: The army made its move after a power struggle over his successor.
  • advise: The military said on Friday it was " engaging" with Mr Mugabe and would advise the public on the outcome of talks " as soon as possible ".

Toto Riina, Mafia 'boss of bosses', dies in jail aged 87

  • jail: Toto Ri ina, Mafia 'boss of bosses ', dies in jail aged 87- BBC News.
  • jail: Toto Ri ina, Mafia 'boss of bosses ', dies in jail aged 87.
  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption " Toto" Riina in his 1993 police mugshot, after Italy's most powerful Mafia boss was finally captured.
  • capture: Image copyright Reuters Image caption " Toto" Riina in his 1993 police mugshot, after Italy's most powerful Mafia boss was finally captured.
  • notorious: Notorious Sicilian Mafia" boss of all bosses " Salvatore" Toto" Riina has died from cancer in jail, aged 87.

North Korean defector found to have 'enormous parasites'

  • enormous: North Korean defector found to have 'enormous parasites '- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Parasites like tapeworms ( file pic) can live inside people's digestive tracts.
  • border: A North Korean soldier who was shot fleeing across the border had an extremely high level of parasites in his intestines, his doctors say.
  • intestine: A North Korean soldier who was shot fleeing across the border had an extremely high level of parasites in his intestines, his doctors say.
  • border: The defector crossed the demilitarised zone on Monday, but was shot several times by North Korean border guards.

Australia's oldest human remains go home

  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The return of the remains was welcomed with a traditional ceremony.
  • traditional: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The return of the remains was welcomed with a traditional ceremony.
  • ceremony: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The return of the remains was welcomed with a traditional ceremony.
  • campaign: It marked the end of a long campaign by indigenous Australians to return Mungo Man to his original resting place.
  • indigenous: It marked the end of a long campaign by indigenous Australians to return Mungo Man to his original resting place.

Syria: Russia blocks extension of chemical attacks probe

  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption A nerve gas attack on the town of Khan Sheikhoun in April killed more than 80 people.
  • resolution: Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution that would have extended an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • international: Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution that would have extended an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • weapon: Russia has vetoed a UN Security Council resolution that would have extended an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • veto: It is the 10th time Moscow has used its veto powers at the UN in support of its ally since the conflictbegan.

Singapore cuts trade ties with N Korea

  • suspend: Singapore has suspended all trade with North Korea, a customs notice showed, as the UN and US seek ever tougher measures against the state.
  • customs: Singapore has suspended all trade with North Korea, a customs notice showed, as the UN and US seek ever tougher measures against the state.
  • jail: Offenders may be fined or jailed for up to two years.
  • nuclear: It comes as UN sanctions were imposed after North Korea's sixth nuclear test.
  • majority: The vast majority of North Korea's trade is conducted with China, Pyongyang's biggest economic supporter.

Mexico waterfall: Agua Azul cascades return to quake-hit river

  • turquoise: The Agua Azul cascades, in southern Chiapas state, are famed for their bright turquoise waters and attract thousands of tourists.
  • normal: Authorities say they believe the falls should be back to normal within a month.
  • resident: Local residents, who depend on tourism from the famous Agua Azul ( blue water) falls, were alarmed when the cascades gradually slowed.
  • caption: Image copyright AFP Image caption The water level dropped by 1m ( 3ft) after the earthquake.
  • government: Government experts promised to investigate but local people decided to take action themselves.

Senators: Kushner 'withheld WikiLeaks and Russia emails'

  • disclose: White House senior aide Jared Kushner failed to disclose emails he received about WikiLeaks and" a Russian backdoor overture" in 2016, senators have said.
  • overture: White House senior aide Jared Kushner failed to disclose emails he received about WikiLeaks and" a Russian backdoor overture" in 2016, senators have said.
  • document: Two senators sent Mr Kushner a letter demanding additional documents as part of an ongoing investigation into Russia's alleged election meddling.
  • lawmaker: The lawmakers said they became aware of the documents through other witnesses.
  • document: The lawmakers said they became aware of the documents through other witnesses.

Kuwait Airways 'within its rights' to ban Israeli - German court

  • ban: Kuwait Airways 'within its rights ' to ban Israeli- German court- BBC News.
  • ban: Kuwait Airways 'within its rights ' to ban Israeli- German court.
  • caption: Image copyright Wikimedia Image caption Kuwait Airways cancelled the passenger's ticket for a flight from Frankfurt to Bangkok.
  • passenger: Image copyright Wikimedia Image caption Kuwait Airways cancelled the passenger's ticket for a flight from Frankfurt to Bangkok.
  • anger: The ruling angered Jewish groups and others, who argued that it condoned anti-Semitism.

Saudi Foreign Minister: Message to Iran is: 'Enough is Enough'

  • aggression: Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir said on Thursday the kingdom's actions in the Middle East were a response to what he called the " aggression" of Iran.
  • react: We are reacting to that aggression and saying, 'Enough is enough.
  • aggression: We are reacting to that aggression and saying, 'Enough is enough.
  • option: We will make the decision when the time comes," he said, declining to detail what options were under consideration.
  • disarm: Jubeir said Hezbollah, which he described as a subsidiary of Iran's Revolutionary Guard, must disarm and become a political party for Lebanon to stabil ize.

US senator Al Franken apologises for grope caught on camera

  • camera: US senator Al Franken apologises for grope caught on camera- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright KABC Image caption Franken said the photo " was clearly intended to be funny but was n' t".
  • kiss: US Senator Al Franken has responded to a woman's allegations that he groped her as she slept and " forcibly" kissed her in a rehearsal for a comedy skit.
  • skit: US Senator Al Franken has responded to a woman's allegations that he groped her as she slept and " forcibly" kissed her in a rehearsal for a comedy skit.
  • incident: Leeann Tweeden says the two incidents happened in December 2006 on a tour to entertain US troops overseas, before Mr Franken entered politics.

Britain Accuses Russia of Brexit Vote Meddling as New Evidence Emerges

  • evidence: After widespread allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the first evidence is emerging of possible attempts by Moscow to influence Britain's referendum on leaving the European Union.
  • possible: After widespread allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, the first evidence is emerging of possible attempts by Moscow to influence Britain's referendum on leaving the European Union.
  • account: Researchers have identified thousands of social media accounts that promoted anti-EU messages or sought to whip up political and racial tensions.
  • message: Researchers have identified thousands of social media accounts that promoted anti-EU messages or sought to whip up political and racial tensions.
  • account: The investigation by the University of California, Berkeley and Britain's Swansea University shows in the two days leading up to the " Leave" victory in June 2016, Twitter accounts based in Russia posted almost 45,000 messages about Brexit, most of them anti-EU.

Rolling Stones: Police raid officials in Hamburg over free tickets

  • caption: Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Hamburg concert marked the start of the Rolling Stones" No filter" European tour.
  • approve: A hundred officials were given tickets after the district office approved the September concert, local reports said.
  • investigator: Investigators examined computers at the district office and also raided the office of events firm FKP Scorpio following an anonymous tip-off, Die Welt said.
  • examine: Investigators examined computers at the district office and also raided the office of events firm FKP Scorpio following an anonymous tip-off, Die Welt said.
  • raid: Investigators examined computers at the district office and also raided the office of events firm FKP Scorpio following an anonymous tip-off, Die Welt said.

Traffickers Lure Vulnerable Children in UK Care With 'Web Of Lies'

  • disappear: More than 50,000 children in England are in foster care, Department of Education statistics show, with thousands disappearing more than once.
  • isolate: Children may abscond because they feel unsafe or isolated, particularly if they do not speak English.
  • contact: Some contact their traffickers because they fear reprisals against themselves or their families, have been made false promises or believe they have debts to pay, experts say.
  • reprisal: Some contact their traffickers because they fear reprisals against themselves or their families, have been made false promises or believe they have debts to pay, experts say.
  • debt: Some contact their traffickers because they fear reprisals against themselves or their families, have been made false promises or believe they have debts to pay, experts say.

Citing Fatigue, Dalai Lama Appoints Personal Emissaries

  • attend: The Dalai Lama says he has appointed emissaries to attend international engagements or speak on his behalf indefinitely.
  • international: The Dalai Lama says he has appointed emissaries to attend international engagements or speak on his behalf indefinitely.
  • engagement: The Dalai Lama says he has appointed emissaries to attend international engagements or speak on his behalf indefinitely.
  • indefinitely: The Dalai Lama says he has appointed emissaries to attend international engagements or speak on his behalf indefinitely.
  • cite: Citing increasing physical fatigue, the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader made the comments while meeting with a group of international youth leaders brought to Dharmsala, India, by the Washington-based Institute of Peace.

Israeli Army Chief says Ready to Share Information with Saudi Arabia

  • intelligence: The Israeli army's chief of staff told an Arabic anguage online newspaper that Israel was ready to share " intelligence informatio n" with Saudi Arabia, saying their countries had a common interest in standing up to Iran.
  • accuse: Saudi Arabia has ratcheted up pressure on arch-foe Iran, accusing Tehran of trying to expand its influence in Arab countries, often through proxies including the Lebanese Shi ' ite Hezbollah group.
  • expand: Saudi Arabia has ratcheted up pressure on arch-foe Iran, accusing Tehran of trying to expand its influence in Arab countries, often through proxies including the Lebanese Shi ' ite Hezbollah group.
  • influence: Saudi Arabia has ratcheted up pressure on arch-foe Iran, accusing Tehran of trying to expand its influence in Arab countries, often through proxies including the Lebanese Shi ' ite Hezbollah group.
  • fuel: Increased tension between Tehran and Riyadh has fueled speculation that shared interests may push Saudi Arabia and Israel to working together against what they see as a common Iranian threat.

US Senator Franken Apologizes for 2006 Groping Incident

  • apologize: Democratic U.S. Senator Al Franken of Minnesota apologized to a Los Angeles newscaster Thursday after she said that he had groped her while they were on a 2006 goodwill trip to entertain American troops stationed in the Middle East.
  • troops: Democratic U.S. Senator Al Franken of Minnesota apologized to a Los Angeles newscaster Thursday after she said that he had groped her while they were on a 2006 goodwill trip to entertain American troops stationed in the Middle East.
  • model: Leeann Tw eeden, formerly a TV host, sports broadcaster and Playboy model, said that Franken, after he was a comic on the Saturday Night Live show before running for elected office, " kissed and groped me without my consent, and there's nothing funny about it.
  • kiss: Leeann Tw eeden, formerly a TV host, sports broadcaster and Playboy model, said that Franken, after he was a comic on the Saturday Night Live show before running for elected office, " kissed and groped me without my consent, and there's nothing funny about it.
  • skit: Tw eeden, now a newscaster for a radio station, said that while she and Franken were practicing a skit to entertain troops that called for him to kiss her, he " aggressively stuck his tongue in my mouth.

French FM Visits Riyadh to Meet Lebanese Prime Minister

  • detain: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir has again insisted Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is " not being detained against his will " in Saudi Arabia, while accusing Iran and its Hezbollah proxy militia of trying to dominate Lebanon and meddling in Yemen and Bahrain.
  • accuse: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir has again insisted Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is " not being detained against his will " in Saudi Arabia, while accusing Iran and its Hezbollah proxy militia of trying to dominate Lebanon and meddling in Yemen and Bahrain.
  • proxy: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir has again insisted Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is " not being detained against his will " in Saudi Arabia, while accusing Iran and its Hezbollah proxy militia of trying to dominate Lebanon and meddling in Yemen and Bahrain.
  • militia: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir has again insisted Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is " not being detained against his will " in Saudi Arabia, while accusing Iran and its Hezbollah proxy militia of trying to dominate Lebanon and meddling in Yemen and Bahrain.
  • dominate: Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir has again insisted Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is " not being detained against his will " in Saudi Arabia, while accusing Iran and its Hezbollah proxy militia of trying to dominate Lebanon and meddling in Yemen and Bahrain.

UN Agencies Renew Pleas to Lift Blockade on Yemen

  • plea: Three United Nations agencies have renewed pleas to a Saudi-led coalition to lift a blockade that has halted the flow of essential supplies into Yemen, warning that the lives of " untold thousands" of people are at stake.
  • coalition: Three United Nations agencies have renewed pleas to a Saudi-led coalition to lift a blockade that has halted the flow of essential supplies into Yemen, warning that the lives of " untold thousands" of people are at stake.
  • blockade: Three United Nations agencies have renewed pleas to a Saudi-led coalition to lift a blockade that has halted the flow of essential supplies into Yemen, warning that the lives of " untold thousands" of people are at stake.
  • halt: Three United Nations agencies have renewed pleas to a Saudi-led coalition to lift a blockade that has halted the flow of essential supplies into Yemen, warning that the lives of " untold thousands" of people are at stake.
  • warn: Three United Nations agencies have renewed pleas to a Saudi-led coalition to lift a blockade that has halted the flow of essential supplies into Yemen, warning that the lives of " untold thousands" of people are at stake.

Indonesia Unveils Plan to Roll out 1,000 Eco-Mosques by 2020

  • initiative: Worshippers in Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority country, are set to go green with a new initiative that aims to establish 1,000 eco-mosques by 2020.
  • establish: Worshippers in Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority country, are set to go green with a new initiative that aims to establish 1,000 eco-mosques by 2020.
  • launch: Launched this week by Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla, the initiative will help the mosques to source renewable energy, manage their water and food needs sustainably, reduce and recycle waste and provide environmental education.
  • initiative: Launched this week by Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla, the initiative will help the mosques to source renewable energy, manage their water and food needs sustainably, reduce and recycle waste and provide environmental education.
  • waste: Launched this week by Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla, the initiative will help the mosques to source renewable energy, manage their water and food needs sustainably, reduce and recycle waste and provide environmental education.

In 2017, transgender community sees record political gains – and violent hostility

  • civil: Lisa Middleton ran for city council in Palm Springs, Calif., this year, she says, because she felt the time was right for her as a civil servant.
  • community: She had served her community for nearly a decade as a neighborhood representative and then member of the city planning commission.
  • commission: She had served her community for nearly a decade as a neighborhood representative and then member of the city planning commission.
  • relationship: She built relationships with residents, business owners, and local leaders.
  • resident: She built relationships with residents, business owners, and local leaders.

'Thoughts and prayers': For devout, what does it mean to pray after tragedy?

  • secular: Its durability may stem from the fact that it nods to both secular and religious audiences and also fits neatly into a sound bite or a tweet.
  • audience: Its durability may stem from the fact that it nods to both secular and religious audiences and also fits neatly into a sound bite or a tweet.
  • bite: Its durability may stem from the fact that it nods to both secular and religious audiences and also fits neatly into a sound bite or a tweet.
  • individual: Is prayer enough to stop an individual from acquiring an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and gunning down 50 people at a concert?
  • acquire: Is prayer enough to stop an individual from acquiring an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and gunning down 50 people at a concert?

Zimbabwe on Edge Amid Negotiations After Military Takeover

  • smooth: Zimbabweans are hoping for a speedy and smooth resolution to their nation's sudden political crisis, as opposition figures, civil society and religious groups urge longtime President Robert Mugabe to step down in the wake of a military takeover.
  • resolution: Zimbabweans are hoping for a speedy and smooth resolution to their nation's sudden political crisis, as opposition figures, civil society and religious groups urge longtime President Robert Mugabe to step down in the wake of a military takeover.
  • sudden: Zimbabweans are hoping for a speedy and smooth resolution to their nation's sudden political crisis, as opposition figures, civil society and religious groups urge longtime President Robert Mugabe to step down in the wake of a military takeover.
  • crisis: Zimbabweans are hoping for a speedy and smooth resolution to their nation's sudden political crisis, as opposition figures, civil society and religious groups urge longtime President Robert Mugabe to step down in the wake of a military takeover.
  • civil: Zimbabweans are hoping for a speedy and smooth resolution to their nation's sudden political crisis, as opposition figures, civil society and religious groups urge longtime President Robert Mugabe to step down in the wake of a military takeover.

Greece searches for the missing after deadly floods

  • flood: Greece searches for the missing after deadly floods- BBC News.
  • rescue: Rescue teams in central Greece are searching for at least five people who are missing after flash floods that killed 15 people.
  • flood: Rescue teams in central Greece are searching for at least five people who are missing after flash floods that killed 15 people.
  • situation: Food, water and blankets have been sent to the worst-affected industrial towns of Mandra, Nea Peramos and Megara, west of Athens, where local officials say the situation is unprecedented.
  • unprecedented: Food, water and blankets have been sent to the worst-affected industrial towns of Mandra, Nea Peramos and Megara, west of Athens, where local officials say the situation is unprecedented.

IBM Urged to Avoid Developing Tech for 'Extreme Vetting'

  • coalition: A coalition of rights groups launched an online petition on Thursday urging IBM Corp to declare that it will not develop technology to help the Trump administration carry out a proposal to identify people for visa denial and deportation from the United States.
  • launch: A coalition of rights groups launched an online petition on Thursday urging IBM Corp to declare that it will not develop technology to help the Trump administration carry out a proposal to identify people for visa denial and deportation from the United States.
  • urge: A coalition of rights groups launched an online petition on Thursday urging IBM Corp to declare that it will not develop technology to help the Trump administration carry out a proposal to identify people for visa denial and deportation from the United States.
  • administration: A coalition of rights groups launched an online petition on Thursday urging IBM Corp to declare that it will not develop technology to help the Trump administration carry out a proposal to identify people for visa denial and deportation from the United States.
  • identify: A coalition of rights groups launched an online petition on Thursday urging IBM Corp to declare that it will not develop technology to help the Trump administration carry out a proposal to identify people for visa denial and deportation from the United States.

Kenya Court to Rule on Presidential Election Cases on Monday

  • nullify: Kenya's Supreme Court will rule on Monday on cases that seek to nullify the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta last month and the judges could order a fresh vote or clear the way for the incumbent to be sworn in for a second term.
  • incumbent: Kenya's Supreme Court will rule on Monday on cases that seek to nullify the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta last month and the judges could order a fresh vote or clear the way for the incumbent to be sworn in for a second term.
  • legal: The two cases appear to represent a final chance for legal scrutiny of the Oct. 26 election and the ruling could end a protracted political crisis in which more than 60 people have been killed.
  • protract: The two cases appear to represent a final chance for legal scrutiny of the Oct. 26 election and the ruling could end a protracted political crisis in which more than 60 people have been killed.
  • crisis: The two cases appear to represent a final chance for legal scrutiny of the Oct. 26 election and the ruling could end a protracted political crisis in which more than 60 people have been killed.

French Military: Coalition Opposed IS Withdrawal From Raqqa

  • coalition: France's military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa..
  • oppose: France's military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa..
  • militant: France's military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa..
  • withdraw: France's military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa..
  • bastion: France's military said on Thursday the coalition battling Islamic State in Syria had opposed a deal allowing fighters of the militant group to withdraw from their former bastion of Raqqa..

Kenya Supreme Court Hears Challenges to Election Re-run

  • urge: Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner by a landslide after challenger Raila Odinga urged his supporters to boycott the poll, which was a re-run of the August election the court declared invalid.
  • boycott: Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner by a landslide after challenger Raila Odinga urged his supporters to boycott the poll, which was a re-run of the August election the court declared invalid.
  • invalid: Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta was declared winner by a landslide after challenger Raila Odinga urged his supporters to boycott the poll, which was a re-run of the August election the court declared invalid.
  • lawmaker: The two petitions were filed by a former lawmaker, Harun Mwau, and two human rights defenders, Njonjo Mue and Khalef Khalifa.
  • argue: The petitioners argued the electoral commission committed illegalities by going ahead with the election in spite of opposition leader Raila Odinga pulling out of the race.

US Government to Review DACA Renewal Applications Lost in Mail

  • delay: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) says it will review DACA renewal applications that were delayed in the mail past the filing deadline to see if they should be accepted.
  • accept: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) says it will review DACA renewal applications that were delayed in the mail past the filing deadline to see if they should be accepted.
  • administration: When the administration of Donald Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA) program in September, it allowed DACA recipients whose benefits were expiring to renew one last time, if they sent in their renewal papers by October 5.
  • program: When the administration of Donald Trump ended the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in September, it allowed DACA recipients whose benefits were expiring to renew one last time, if they sent in their renewal papers by October 5.
  • shelter: DACA has sheltered about 800,000 undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children from deportation and has given them work permits that need to be renewed every two years.

'For world peace'

  • caption: Image copyright Sarah Idan/Instagram Image caption Miss Israel and Miss Iraq wanted to promote peace and love.
  • reaction: However, when Miss Iraq, Sarah Eedan, posted a selfie with fellow contestant Miss Israel, Adar Gandelsman, they may not have realised how mixed reaction would be on social media.
  • account: Ms Gandelsman shared a similar photo on her Instagram account calling Miss Iraq " amazing".
  • diplomatic: Given there are no diplomatic relations between Israel and Iraq, it was pointed out by some, including YouTuber Sabrina Bennoui, posting a photo of the two of them together was " not to everyone's taste.
  • taste: Given there are no diplomatic relations between Israel and Iraq, it was pointed out by some, including YouTuber Sabrina Bennoui, posting a photo of the two of them together was " not to everyone's taste.

US to lift ban on elephant hunting trophy imports

  • ban: US to lift ban on elephant hunting trophy imports- BBC News.
  • import: US to lift ban on elephant hunting trophy imports- BBC News.
  • carcass: We 've been seeing carcasses of elephants, some four months old, some less than a week old " reports Alastair Leithead, flying over Botswana.
  • administration: The Trump administration will allow American hunters to import elephant trophies to the US, reversing an Obama-era 2014 ban, US media report.
  • import: The Trump administration will allow American hunters to import elephant trophies to the US, reversing an Obama-era 2014 ban, US media report.

Siberian capsule says noodles, flash drives define 2017

  • define: Siberian capsule says noodles, flash drives define 2017- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright NVK Sakha TV Image caption Lenin looks on as a capsule is prepared.
  • centenary: The centenary of the Russian Revolution has seen much reflection on the past, but some villagers in Siberia are sending a message to the future in the form of a time capsule from 2017.
  • reflection: The centenary of the Russian Revolution has seen much reflection on the past, but some villagers in Siberia are sending a message to the future in the form of a time capsule from 2017.
  • message: The centenary of the Russian Revolution has seen much reflection on the past, but some villagers in Siberia are sending a message to the future in the form of a time capsule from 2017.

Spanish nuns face fine for restoring church organ

  • caption: Image copyright ABC de Sevilla video Image caption The organ hasn't worked for 30 years.
  • repair: A convent of Spanish nuns is facing a steep bill for having a priceless church organ repaired without the state's permission.
  • instrument: The sisters of Santa Ines in Seville, southern Spain, decided that the instrument in their convent church needed to be fixed, and accepted an offer from a local charity to have it restored it for free.
  • accept: The sisters of Santa Ines in Seville, southern Spain, decided that the instrument in their convent church needed to be fixed, and accepted an offer from a local charity to have it restored it for free.
  • insurance: We only make enough money from the sale of sweets to cover our bills and national insurance payments.

Apology after Japanese train departs 20 seconds early

  • caption: Image copyright AFP Image caption Japan has one of the world's most reliable railways.
  • react: Many social media users reacted to the company's apology with surprise.
  • apology: Many social media users reacted to the company's apology with surprise.
  • mistake: The mistake happened because staff had not checked the timetable, the company statement said.
  • crew: The crew did not sufficiently check the departure time and performed the departure operation," it said.

Far-right accounts lose Twitter verified tick

  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images/PA Image caption Richard Spencer and Tommy Robinson have lost their blue badges.
  • account: Twitter has stripped several far-right accounts of their " verified" badge, after changing its policy.
  • policy: Twitter has stripped several far-right accounts of their " verified" badge, after changing its policy.
  • remove: English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson also had his badge removed.
  • indicator: Twitter said the badge was being interpreted as an " endorsement or an indicator of importance" and said it would change the scheme.

Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later

  • rescue: Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later- BBC News.
  • award: Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Anand Bora/Sanctuary Nature Foundation Image caption Villagers and forest guards rescued the leopard by dropping a bed into the well and then pulling it out.
  • guard: Image copyright Anand Bora/Sanctuary Nature Foundation Image caption Villagers and forest guards rescued the leopard by dropping a bed into the well and then pulling it out.
  • rescue: Image copyright Anand Bora/Sanctuary Nature Foundation Image caption Villagers and forest guards rescued the leopard by dropping a bed into the well and then pulling it out.

Cambodian court mulls dissolving opposition

  • dissolve: Cambodia top court dissolves main opposition CNRP party- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright AFP Image caption Prime Minister Hun Sen has said he would bet his life on the opposition being banned by the court.
  • dissolve: Cambodia's Supreme Court has dissolved the country's main opposition party, leaving the government with no significant competitor ahead of elections next year.
  • government: Cambodia's Supreme Court has dissolved the country's main opposition party, leaving the government with no significant competitor ahead of elections next year.
  • significant: Cambodia's Supreme Court has dissolved the country's main opposition party, leaving the government with no significant competitor ahead of elections next year.

Zimbabwe awaits news on Mugabe's future

  • seize: Zimbabweans are waiting to see what steps the military will take next after seizing control of the country.
  • arrest: President Robert Mugabe is said to be under house arrest but the whereabouts of his wife Grace, who was bidding to succeed him as president, are unknown.
  • whereabouts: President Robert Mugabe is said to be under house arrest but the whereabouts of his wife Grace, who was bidding to succeed him as president, are unknown.
  • emergency: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) regional bloc will hold emergency talks on Thursday.
  • struggle: Last week, Mr Mugabe came down in favour of his wife, sacking Mr Mnangag wa, a veteran of Zimbabwe's anti-colonial struggle and of Za nu-PF..

'Da Vinci artwork' sells for record $450m

  • cheer: It is the highest auction price for any work of art and brought cheers and applause at the packed Christie's auction room.
  • existence: Leonardo da Vinci died in 1519 and there are fewer than 20 of his paintings in existence.
  • involve: The unidentified buyer was involved in a bidding contest, via telephone, that lasted nearly 20 minutes.
  • telephone: The unidentified buyer was involved in a bidding contest, via telephone, that lasted nearly 20 minutes.
  • caption: Image copyright AFP Image caption Excitement in the auction room rose as the bids by telephone came in.

Delhi lifts anti-pollution measures

  • caption: Image copyright AFP Image caption Some schools were closed during the smog.
  • emergency: India's capital Delhi has lifted several emergency measures designed to combat air pollution, days after doctors declared a " medical emergenc y ".
  • design: India's capital Delhi has lifted several emergency measures designed to combat air pollution, days after doctors declared a " medical emergenc y ".
  • improve: Air quality is now said to have improved from " severe" to " very poor ".
  • severe: Air quality is now said to have improved from " severe" to " very poor ".

UN Security Council Faces Rival Plans for Renewing Syria Chemical Weapons Inquiry

  • mandate: The United Nations Security Council is set to vote Thursday on rival U.S. and Russian proposals for extending the mandate of a body set up to investigate chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • investigate: The United Nations Security Council is set to vote Thursday on rival U.S. and Russian proposals for extending the mandate of a body set up to investigate chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • weapon: The United Nations Security Council is set to vote Thursday on rival U.S. and Russian proposals for extending the mandate of a body set up to investigate chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
  • issue: The group began its work two years ago and has issued several reports finding the Syrian government responsible for using chemical weapons, including in a sarin gas attack on Khan Sheikhoun in April.
  • government: The group began its work two years ago and has issued several reports finding the Syrian government responsible for using chemical weapons, including in a sarin gas attack on Khan Sheikhoun in April.

College Students Unite to Bring Relief to Refugees

  • meal: These meals, 40,000 of them, were bound for refugee families in the Middle East.
  • refugee: These meals, 40,000 of them, were bound for refugee families in the Middle East.
  • meal: Each box provides meals for a family of five for a whole month.
  • refugee: The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, estimates that one in every 113 people on the planet is now a refugee.
  • estimate: The U.N. refugee agency, UNHCR, estimates that one in every 113 people on the planet is now a refugee.

Diplomat falls to his death in New York

  • diplomat: Australian diplomat dies in New York building fall- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Julian Simpson was on the seventh floor of a Manhattan building when he fell.
  • diplomat: An Australian diplomat has died after falling from a New York City balcony while socialising with friends.
  • diplomat: Mr Simpson was a junior diplomat representing Australia at the United Nations.
  • celebrate: The Australian envoy had been out with his wife and friends when they returned home to view the Empire State Building, which was lit up to celebrate Australia's same-sex marriage vote result, police said.

Trump Tack on China Likely to Shift from Sweet to Sour After Asia Trip

  • tolerate: We can no longer tolerate unfair trading practices that steal American jobs, wealth and intellectual property.
  • intellectual: We can no longer tolerate unfair trading practices that steal American jobs, wealth and intellectual property.
  • message: Douglas Paal, vice president for studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, said he sees a domestic political strategy in the broader message that Trump conveyed during his trip.
  • blame: By saying that China is not to blame and that it is doing what any country should do to protect its interests, Trump has given himself license to do for America what other leaders have not done.
  • course: Paal notes that early next month two key trade investigation reports are due and, unless something knocks them off course, they are going to lead to high tariffs on some products and maybe even outright bans.

South Korea earthquake halts major exam for university entry

  • caption: Image copyright European Photopress Agency Image caption Authorities say about 1,500 people have been left homeless.
  • delay: South Korea has delayed its nationwide college entrance exam for the first time ever, after the country was struck by an earthquake on Wednesday.
  • magnitude: The 5.4 magnitude tremor hit the south-eastern port city of Pohang in the afternoon, and dozens of aftershocks have occurred since.
  • tremor: The 5.4 magnitude tremor hit the south-eastern port city of Pohang in the afternoon, and dozens of aftershocks have occurred since.
  • port: The 5.4 magnitude tremor hit the south-eastern port city of Pohang in the afternoon, and dozens of aftershocks have occurred since.

Moore Resists Republican Leaders’ Call for Him to Drop His Senate Race

  • candidate: Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore criticized Wednesday what he called false allegations of sexual misconduct while remaining defiant in the face of calls by party leaders for him to drop out of the December special election in the southern state of Alabama.
  • criticize: Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore criticized Wednesday what he called false allegations of sexual misconduct while remaining defiant in the face of calls by party leaders for him to drop out of the December special election in the southern state of Alabama.
  • candidate: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Speaker Paul Ryan and two former Republican presidential candidates, Mitt Romney and Senator John McCain, have all said that the 70-year-old Moore should exit the race.
  • weigh: President Donald Trump has yet to weigh in on the situation.
  • situation: President Donald Trump has yet to weigh in on the situation.

Japan Rescues N. Korean Fishermen, Returns Them Home

  • crew: Japan on Thursday handed over three North Korean crew members who were rescued from a capsized fishing boat to a North Korean vessel that will return them home, officials said.
  • rescue: Japan on Thursday handed over three North Korean crew members who were rescued from a capsized fishing boat to a North Korean vessel that will return them home, officials said.
  • express: The men expressed their wish to return home while interviewed on a Japanese coast guard boat and were handed over later Thursday to another North Korean fishing vessel at sea, said coast guard spokesman Satoru Nanjo.
  • guard: The men expressed their wish to return home while interviewed on a Japanese coast guard boat and were handed over later Thursday to another North Korean fishing vessel at sea, said coast guard spokesman Satoru Nanjo.
  • guard: The men expressed their wish to return home while interviewed on a Japanese coast guard boat and were handed over later Thursday to another North Korean fishing vessel at sea, said coast guard spokesman Satoru Nanjo.

HRW Report: Rohingya Women Gang Raped by Myanmar Soldiers

  • rape: Burmese soldiers have gang raped Rohingya women in continued violence against the Muslim minority in the Rakhine state, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
  • violence: Burmese soldiers have gang raped Rohingya women in continued violence against the Muslim minority in the Rakhine state, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
  • minority: Burmese soldiers have gang raped Rohingya women in continued violence against the Muslim minority in the Rakhine state, according to a Human Rights Watch report.
  • cite: Human Rights Watch cited firsthand interviews with 52 Rohingya women and girls who fled to Bangladesh and reported being raped by security forces in Myanmar.
  • rape: Human Rights Watch cited firsthand interviews with 52 Rohingya women and girls who fled to Bangladesh and reported being raped by security forces in Myanmar.

Wild boar meat 'may have poisoned' New Zealand family

  • poison: Wild boar meat 'may have poisoned' New Zealand family- BBC News.
  • caption: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Health authorities said there was no evidence of any broad contamination of game meat.
  • evidence: Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Health authorities said there was no evidence of any broad contamination of game meat.
  • investigate: A New Zealand family are seriously ill in hospital, with a wild boar they hunted and ate being investigated by doctors as one possible cause.
  • possible: A New Zealand family are seriously ill in hospital, with a wild boar they hunted and ate being investigated by doctors as one possible cause.

Mexico Rejects Special Benefit in NAFTA for AT&T

  • reform: Negotiators are still working to make sure the reform is included in the agreement, Guajardo said.
  • turmoil: The turmoil has spilled over into NAFTA negotiations, Guajardo said.
  • spill: The turmoil has spilled over into NAFTA negotiations, Guajardo said.