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dateline: 31 August 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – AUGUST 2016

dateline: 31 August 2016:
John Lennon’s Killer Denied Parole

dateline: 24 August 2016:
Historic Town Destroyed in Italy Earthquake

dateline: 17 August 2016:
French Pole Vaulter Booed By Brazilian Fans

dateline: 10 August 2016:
Pools Turn Green at Rio Olympics

dateline: 03 August 2016:
China Showcases Elevated Bus

dateline: 31 July 2016:
NEW QUIZ – JULY 2016

dateline: 27 July 2016:
India Proposes New Child Labour Bill

dateline: 20 July 2016:
Thousands Arrested after Failed Coup in Turkey

dateline: 13 July 2016:
“Pokémon Go” Takes World by Storm

dateline: 06 July 2016:
Canadian Prime Minister Marches In Pride Parade

dateline: 30 June 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – JUNE 2016

dateline: 29 June 2016:
UK Votes to Leave EU

dateline: 23 June 2016:
UK to Vote in Historic Brexit Referendum

dateline: 15 June 2016:
49 Killed in Florida Mass Shooting

dateline: 08 June 2016:
France Launches Terror Alert App

dateline: 01 June 2016:
Boy Falls into Cincinnati Gorilla Enclosure

dateline: 31 May 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – MAY 2016

dateline: 25 May 2016:
Cuba To Legalize Small and Medium Businesses

dateline: 18 May 2016:
Musicians Boycott North Carolina Over Bathroom Law

dateline: 11 May 2016:
2,400 Homes Burn in Canadian Wildfire

dateline: 04 May 2016:
Donald Trump’s Rivals Drop Out of Race

dateline: 29 April 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – APRIL 2016

dateline: 28 April 2016:
Prince Had No Will

dateline: 21 April 2016:
Mass Murderer Wins Human Rights Case

dateline: 13 April 2016:
Bank Robbers in Tinfoil Suits Caught on Camera

dateline: 07 April 2016:
Nigerian Doctor Leads Campaign to Ban Church Births

dateline: 31 March 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – MARCH 2016

dateline: 30 March 2016:
Egyptian Hijacker Had Fake Suicide Belt

dateline: 24 March 2016:
31 Killed In Brussels Terror Attacks

dateline: 16 March 2016:
Artist Blindfolds Statues in Brazil

dateline: 09 March 2016:
Maria Sharapova Fails Drug Test

dateline: 02 March 2016:
Apple Battles FBI Over Privacy

dateline: 28 February 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – FEBRUARY 2016

dateline: 24 February 2016:
Chinese Dog Thieves Return Guide Dog With Note

dateline: 16 February 2016:
Jet Turns Back After Laser Incident

dateline: 10 February 2016:
US Senator Celebrates Start of a Political Revolution

dateline: 02 February 2016:
WHO Declares Zika Virus a Global Emergency

dateline: 30 January 2016:
NEWS QUIZ – JANUARY 2016

dateline: 27 January 2016:
Scientists Bringing Zebra Cousin Back From Extinction

dateline: 20 January 2016:
World’s Oldest Man Dies at 112

dateline: 13 January 2016:
David Bowie Leaves Parting Gift for His Fans

dateline: 06 January 2016:
Obama in Tears Over Gun Control

dateline: 30 December 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – DECEMBER 2015

dateline: 29 December 2015:
Smog Causes Driving Ban in Italy

dateline: 22 December 2015:
Wrong Woman Declared Winner at Miss Universe Pageant

dateline: 15 December 2015:
Canada Welcomes Syrian Refugees

dateline: 08 December 2015:
Boy Fishes Money from the Danube River

dateline: 01 December 2015:
World Leaders Meet for Historic Climate Change Talks

dateline: 30 November 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – NOVEMBER 2015

dateline: 24 November 2015:
Tears of Joy Emoji is Word of the Year (2015)

dateline: 17 November 2015:
Paris Terror Attacks Mean France Is at War

dateline: 10 November 2015:
Russia Accused of State-Supported Doping Program

dateline: 03 November 2015:
China Shifts to Two-Child Policy

dateline: 27 October 2015:
NEWS QUIZ – OCTOBER 2015

dateline: 27 October 2015:
WHO Says Processed Meat is Carcinogenic

dateline: 20 October 2015:
Bananas Threatened by Fungal Disease

dateline: 13 October 2015:
Sweden Experimenting with a 6-Hour Work Day

dateline: 06 October 2015:
McDonald’s Is Modernizing Guest Services

dateline: 29 September 2015:
Volkswagen Caught Cheating on Emissions Tests

dateline: 22 September 2015:
New Zealand Zoo Will Not Euthanize Tiger

dateline: 15 September 2015:
Java Teens Banned From Dating After Sunset

dateline: 08 September 2015:
Egyptian Billionaire Wants To Buy Island For Refugees

dateline: 01 September 2015:
American Journalists Murdered On Live TV

dateline: 25 August 2015:
Deleted Tweet Collectors Blocked

dateline: 18 August 2015:
Bomb Explodes in Bangkok

dateline: 11 August 2015:
70 Years After Nagasaki Bombing

dateline: 04 August 2015:
NFL Hires First Female Coach

dateline: 28 July 2015:
Australia To Kill 2 Million Cats

dateline: 21 July 2015:
Surfing Competition Ends After Shark Attack

dateline: 14 July 2015:
Russia Opens Military Theme Park

dateline: 07 July 2015:
Greece Votes “No” to Bailout

dateline: 30 June 2015:
Same-Sex Marriage Legal Across US

dateline: 23 June 2015:
Disgruntled Ex Cuts Belongings in Half

dateline: 16 June 2015:
Foo Fighters’ Singer Finishes Concert with Broken Leg

dateline: 09 June 2015:
The Decline of Voice Mail

dateline: 02 June 2015:
Public Smoking Banned in Beijing

dateline: 26 May 2015:
Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ to Same-Sex Marriage

dateline: 19 May 2015:
Pope Has Serious Peace Talk With Kids

dateline: 12 May 2015:
6,000 Chinese Employees Vacation Together

dateline: 05 May 2015:
Drone Footage Captures Antarctica Like Never Before

dateline: 28 April 2015:
Earthquake Devastates Nepal

dateline: 21 April 2015:
Migrants Dying at Sea

dateline: 14 April 2015:
Australia to Enforce Strict Immunisation Policy

dateline: 07 April 2015:
German Co-Pilot Was Suffering from Depression

dateline: 31 March 2015:
New York Roller Coaster Breaks Down

dateline: 24 March 2015:
Singapore Says Goodbye to Founding Father

dateline: 17 March 2015:
Putin Appears After Absence

dateline: 10 March 2015:
Couple Cancels Big Wedding For Kindness Tour

dateline: 03 March 2015:
The Sound of Music Turns 50

dateline: 24 February 2015:
Birdman Wins Best Picture

dateline: 17 February 2015:
109-Year-Old Man Knits Sweaters for Penguins

dateline: 09 February 2015:
Kanye West Steals The Limelight at the Grammys

dateline: 03 February 2015:
Bullet-proof Fashion Store Opens in the Netherlands

dateline: 27 January 2015:
North Korea Hiring English Teachers

dateline: 20 January 2015:
The Richest 1% Are Getting Richer

dateline: 13 January 2015:
Unity Marches Follow Media Massacre in France

dateline: 06 January 2015:
Heart Emoji is Top English “Word”

dateline: 30 December 2014:
‘The Interview’ Tops Charts on Christmas Day

dateline: 23 December 2014:
US and Cuba Restoring Relations


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