Songs of Ice and Fire

World 16:08, 17.Mar 2019 162

The arsenal of instruments Ramin Djawadi has used to score Game of Thrones includes mournful strings, mighty horns, and the Armenian double-reed woodwind known as a duduk. During the series’ first five seasons, however, he left one common weapon untouched: the piano.

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Cyclone Idai Kills at Least 150 in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe

World 15:41, 17.Mar 2019 159

HARARE, Zimbabwe — The death toll from a huge cyclone that hit Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe last week stood at 150 on Sunday, with hundreds more missing and tens of thousands of others stranded and cut off from roads and telephones in mainly poor, rural areas, officials said.

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UK-based airlines told to move to Europe after Brexit or lose major routes

World 12:50, 22.Mar 2017 594

EU chiefs have warned airlines including easyJet, Ryanair and British Airways that they will need to relocate their headquarters and sell off shares to European nationals if they want to continue flying routes within continental Europe after Brexit.

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Over 20 killed after school bus collides with truck in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh

World 10:39, 19.Jan 2017 623

Over 20 people including eighteen children are feared dead after a private school bus collided with a truck in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday morning (19 January). According to reports 40 people have also been injured.

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Trump: Only 'fools' want bad US ties with Russia

World 23:58, 7.Jan 2017 605

US President-elect Donald Trump has said having a good relationship with Russia is a "good thing, not a bad thing".

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Trump and the World: Reaching Out to His Campaign Nemesis

World 18:47, 14.Nov 2016 424

Mr. Trump has spoken with President Xi Jinping of China, the presidential transition team announced on Monday morning, and the world likely thought, “Interesting.”

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Brexit: May 'confident' of winning Article 50 case appeal

World 19:51, 1.Nov 2016 590

Theresa May has said she is "confident" that the government will win its appeal against a High Court ruling on triggering Brexit talks.

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3 U.S. military trainers killed in gunfire by security units at Jordan base

World 20:22, 20.Oct 2016 385

AMMAN, Jordan — At least three U.S. military trainers in Jordan were fatally shot by security forces Friday when their vehicle failed to stop at the gate of a military base, the Jordanian military and a U.S. official said.

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