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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

dateline: 16 December 2014:
Hostage Situation Ends at Australia Cafe

dateline: 09 December 2014:
Snowden Accepts Award via Video

dateline: 02 December 2014:
New Star Wars Trailer Released

dateline: 25 November 2014:
Venice Bans Wheeled Suitcases

dateline: 18 November 2014:
Napoleon’s Hat Auctioned Off

dateline: 11 November 2014:
Irish Teacher Denied Job Due to “Alcoholism”

dateline: 04 November 2014:
Jupiter Stares Back at NASA

dateline: 28 October 2014:
Terrorist Kills Soldier in Canada’s Capital

dateline: 21 October 2014:
Apple Pay Rolls Out In US

dateline: 14 October 2014:
Disease Detectives Investigate Ebola Breach

dateline: 07 October 2014:
Man Rescued From Floating Bubble

dateline: 30 September 2014:
NEWS QUIZ – SEPTEMBER 2014

dateline: 30 September 2014:
Scientists Design Real-Life Invisibility Cloak

dateline: 23 September 2014:
Scotland Votes Not To Separate

dateline: 16 September 2014:
Microsoft Acquires Minecraft

dateline: 09 September 2014:
Dog Ate 43.5 Socks

dateline: 02 September 2014:
Chibatman Becomes Internet Superhero

dateline: 26 August 2014:
Independent Film Festival Shut Down In China

dateline: 19 August 2014:
Robin Williams Had Parkinson’s Disease

dateline: 12 August 2014:
Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

dateline: 05 August 2014:
Robot Hitchhikes Across Canada

dateline: 29 July 2014:
Monaco Has The Most Millionaires

dateline: 22 July 2014:
Malaysia Airlines Plane Shot Down

dateline: 15 July 2014:
Germany Wins 2014 World Cup

dateline: 08 July 2014:
Electronic Devices Must Be Charged To Fly To US

dateline: 01 July 2014:
World Cup Athletes Consider Fasting During Ramadan

dateline: 24 June 2014:
Katy Perry Offers Service To Hillary Clinton

dateline: 17 June 2014:
Magic Spray Used At World Cup

dateline: 10 June 2014:
1,600 Pandas Arrive At Hong Kong Airport

dateline: 03 June 2014:
The Right To Be Forgotten By Google

dateline: 27 May 2014:
Pizza Delivered By Drone

dateline: 20 May 2014:
Heaviest Dinosaur Discovered

dateline: 13 May 2014:
NFL Drafts First Openly Gay Player

dateline: 06 May 2014:
Afghan Village Declared Mass Graveyard

dateline: 29 April 2014:
Love Lock Ritual May End in Paris

dateline: 22 April 2014:
Divers Search Sunken South Korea Ferry

dateline: 14 April 2014:
Heartbleed Bug Threatens Internet Security

dateline: 08 April 2014:
EU Satellite System Will Monitor Earth’s Health

dateline: 01 April 2014:
Tigers Slaughtered For Entertainment Purposes

dateline: 24 March 2014:
Twitter Blocked In Turkey

dateline: 18 March 2014:
Baby Hatch Closes In China

dateline: 11 March 2014:
No Trace Of Malaysian Airliner

dateline: 04 March 2014:
Man Wakes Up In Body Bag

dateline: 25 February 2014:
Political Crisis In Ukraine

dateline: 18 February 2014:
Winter Storms Hit Japan

dateline: 11 February 2014:
Olympic Dogs Saved By Billionaire

dateline: 04 February 2014:
New Internet Suffixes To Hit The Market

dateline: 28 January 2014:
Mother Gives Birth On Sled

dateline: 21 January 2014:
South Korea Faces Major Credit Card Hack

dateline: 14 January 2014:
Black Rhino Permit Auctioned Off

dateline: 07 January 2014:
Deep Freeze Spreads Across US

dateline: 31 December 2013:
China Eases Population Control

dateline: 24 December 2013:
Russian Punk Band Members Released

dateline: 17 December 2013:
Chinese Probe Makes Lunar Landing


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