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Divers find India mine worker body

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption The miners have been trapped since mid-December Indian navy divers have found the body of a worker who was trapped with 14 others inside a flooded coal mine in the north-eastern state of Meghalaya. The men had entered the illegal pit, known as a “rat hole”, on 13 December, […]

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In pictures: The horsemen of Lagos beach

[ad_1] Image copyright Grace Ekpu/BBC Residents of Nigeria’s commercial hub, Lagos, take to the beach to get away from the stress of the city. They paddle, picnic, play football and party. The more daring might pay to take a ride on a horse – with the help of the beach horsemen. Image copyright Grace Ekpu/BBC […]

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Kenya attack: Who are the Nairobi victims?

[ad_1] Image copyright © Various Among the victims of the attack in Kenya by suspected militants include someone who had survived the 9/11 terror attacks, a football Youtuber and two inseparable friends. At least 14 people are known to have died during the 19-hour siege on the complex in the capital, Nairobi, which houses the […]