Africa's week in pictures: 5-11 January 2024

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 09:13
A selection of the best photos from the African continent and beyond.
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What's It Really Like to Be a Magazine Editorial Assistant? An In-Depth Look from Job Responsibilities to Salaries

Japan Education News - January 12, 2024 - 08:09
Have you ever wondered how young women earn their money and what kind of jobs they do? (News On Japan)
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Taiwan election: It's not war young voters worry about - it's jobs

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 08:05
With high home prices and stagnant wages, young voters care more about the economy than Beijing's threats.
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Yamaguchi City chosen among The New York Times '52 Places to Go in 2024'

Japan Travel News - January 12, 2024 - 07:51
The New York Times has picked Yamaguchi City in western Japan as one of the "52 Places to Go in 2024." (NHK)
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Ecuador city tries to return to normal after gang horror

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 07:08
Life is returning to the streets of Guayaquil but the spectre of drug-gang violence remains.
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Trump's New York fraud trial wraps up, with millions of dollars on the line

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 06:59
During closing arguments, Trump had a chance to speak about the case that threatens his business empire.
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Hunter Biden pleads not guilty to federal tax charges

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 06:26
The US president's son is accused of, among other things, tax evasion and filing false tax returns.
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Gaza journalists’ families reject Israeli military's ‘terrorist’ claims

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 05:49
An Al Jazeera journalist and a freelancer were killed in an Israeli air strike in Rafah on Sunday.
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Georgian Orthodox Church calls for Stalin icon to be changed

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 05:40
The icon shows the Soviet dictator being blessed by a saint.
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Video shows cars driving through sea foam after storm

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 05:17
The foam was left behind after flood waters receded after a storm on the coast of New Hampshire.
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eBay pays $3m fine in blogger harassment case

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 04:51
Executives sent live spiders and cockroaches to a US couple who criticised the firm, court papers show.
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Physiotherapist arrested for groping, kissing colleague

Japan Society News - January 12, 2024 - 04:49
A 30-year-old physiotherapist has been arrested for sexually assaulting a female caregiver who was accompanying him on home care visits, claiming she had romantic feelings towards him. (News On Japan)
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Huge ancient city found in the Amazon

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 04:08
The city was built 2,500 years ago but may have been abandoned after a volcanic eruption.
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Citizen's arrest YouTuber busted defrauding girlfriend of 2.5 million yen by faking rare disease

Japan Society News - January 12, 2024 - 04:00
A YouTuber who calls himself "Super Dominator" is being investigated by Tokyo police for deceiving his former girlfriend by falsely claiming to have a rare disease and swindling 2.5 million yen from her in the guise of medical expenses. (News On Japan)
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Kidnapper and murderer of woman receives 20-year prison term

Japan Society News - January 12, 2024 - 03:48
A 37-year-old man charged with kidnapping and fatally assaulting a woman, before disposing of her body in a forest in Tochigi Prefecture, has been handed a 20-year prison sentence. (News On Japan)
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LDP's Nikai faction allegedly failed to report $1.4 million in fund scandal

Japan Politics News - January 12, 2024 - 03:23
NHK has learned that the ruling Liberal Democratic Party's Nikai faction and some offices of member lawmakers failed to report extra revenues of about 1.4 million dollars in the five years through 2022. (NHK)
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'This is my home’ – a 13-year-old vlogger's life in Gaza

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 02:53
Nadine Abdul Latif moved home three times since the war began, and an Israeli air strike killed her brother.
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Legendary coach Belichick to leave NFL's Patriots

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 02:23
Legendary head coach Bill Belichick confirms he will leave the New England Patriots, ending his 24-season reign.
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Somalia conflict: Seized UN helicopter hit by object - source

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 01:55
Armed Islamists have taken captive the aircraft's passengers and crew after it crash-landed.
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Ukraine war: MPs block plans to lower conscription age

BBC World News - January 12, 2024 - 01:55
President Zelensky wants to lower the minimum age of conscripts by two years - from 27 to 25.
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