China lands spacecraft on the Moon in mission to retrieve lunar rocks – state media

China's Chang'e-5 spacecraft has successfully landed on the Moon in a mission to retrieve lunar rock samples, state media reported on Tuesday.

China lands spacecraft on the Moon in mission to retrieve lunar rocks – state media
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Heavily-armed bank robbers launch ‘MAJOR ASSAULT' on city in Brazil, before locals swoop in to pick up leftover cash (VIDEOS)

Heavily-armed bank robbers launch ‘MAJOR ASSAULT' on city in Brazil, before locals swoop in to pick up leftover cash (VIDEOS)
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A gang of armed thieves laid siege to a Brazilian city and assaulted banks ...

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France threatens to seek EU-level response if hit by US sanctions over its digital tax on tech giants

France threatens to seek EU-level response if hit by US sanctions over its digital tax on tech giants
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France's finance minister has vowed it won't back down in the face of looming ...

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Iran ‘aggressively' challenging regional security, Bahrain claims, calls for ‘unrelenting pressure' on Tehran

Iran ‘aggressively' challenging regional security, Bahrain claims, calls for ‘unrelenting pressure' on Tehran
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Bahrain's foreign minister has condemned what he termed Tehran's heightened interference and aggression in ...

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Berlin warns against ‘rash actions' in Afghanistan, says further troop withdrawal must be linked with peace talks

Berlin warns against ‘rash actions' in Afghanistan, says further troop withdrawal must be linked with peace talks
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The German foreign minister has called on the NATO alliance to carefully consider the ...

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€100 million Covid hospital opened in Madrid amid union protests over lack of staff

€100 million Covid hospital opened in Madrid amid union protests over lack of staff
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Spain's Madrid region has opened a new hospital to treat Covid-19 patients which cost ...

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The more the merrier? Philippines orders Covid-19 vaccines from FOUR different countries

The more the merrier? Philippines orders Covid-19 vaccines from FOUR different countries
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As nations around the world begin lining up for the roll-out of a range ...

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Phallic statue in Bavarian mountains vanishes… just like mysterious Utah monolith

Phallic statue in Bavarian mountains vanishes… just like mysterious Utah monolith
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German police have launched a probe into the disappearance of a famous phallus-shaped statue ...

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At least two killed, several injured by speeding car in pedestrian zone of Trier, Germany (VIDEO)

At least two killed, several injured by speeding car in pedestrian zone of Trier, Germany (VIDEO)
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At least two people were killed and several others injured in an incident in ...

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Pfizer and BioNTech apply to European regulator to allow emergency use of their vaccine

Pfizer and BioNTech apply to European regulator to allow emergency use of their vaccine
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Pfizer and BioNTech have made a formal application to the European Medicines Agency (EMA). ...

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Mars colony game changer: New technology can extract water and fuel from salty water

Mars colony game changer: New technology can extract water and fuel from salty water
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Researchers have developed a new system to separate salty water into both breathable air ...

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Police raid homes in three states as Germany bans far-right group that wanted to re-establish Nazi dictatorship

Police raid homes in three states as Germany bans far-right group that wanted to re-establish Nazi dictatorship
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The German interior ministry has announced the banning of right-wing extremist group Wolfsbrigade 44 ...

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Dutch turnabout: Face masks become mandatory in Netherlands as new restrictions go into effect

Dutch turnabout: Face masks become mandatory in Netherlands as new restrictions go into effect
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Wearing face masks in all public buildings and shops has become compulsory in the ...

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Wine & chocolate stop Covid? Study finds certain foods can kill the coronavirus

Wine & chocolate stop Covid? Study finds certain foods can kill the coronavirus
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A range of foods and beverages, including dark chocolate, green tea, and muscadine grapes ...

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Business venture linked to Mark Zuckerberg used blood samples from pregnant women without their consent, Danish media reports

Business venture linked to Mark Zuckerberg used blood samples from pregnant women without their consent, Danish media reports
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Blood samples from Danish women participating in a public research project ended up in ...

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Bioterrorists can hijack DNA systems and trick scientists into producing deadly toxins, warns explosive new research

Bioterrorists can hijack DNA systems and trick scientists into producing deadly toxins, warns explosive new research
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Cybersecurity researchers are sounding the alarm over a new and particularly nasty threat from ...

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China brushes off Australia's ‘rage & roar,' says it misread meme of ‘Aussie soldier slitting Afghan child's throat'

China brushes off Australia's ‘rage & roar,' says it misread meme of ‘Aussie soldier slitting Afghan child's throat'
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Australia's angry reaction to a meme showing one of its soldiers holding an Afghan ...

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Unknown space object just skimmed past Earth and scientists still don't know what it is

Unknown space object just skimmed past Earth and scientists still don't know what it is
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A slow-moving object of unknown origin just completed an extremely close flyby of our ...

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Beijing is ready to enter dialogue with NATO but urges West to take the correct view of China

Beijing is ready to enter dialogue with NATO but urges West to take the correct view of China
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The Chinese Foreign Ministry has warned NATO to take a rational view of China's ...

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Pic of Aussie soldier CHUGGING BEER from ‘prosthetic leg of dead Taliban fighter' emerges amid Afghan war crimes report fallout

Pic of Aussie soldier CHUGGING BEER from ‘prosthetic leg of dead Taliban fighter' emerges amid Afghan war crimes report fallout
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Leaked photographs purportedly show Australian soldiers partying with an artificial limb that belonged to ...

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New Zealand's PM sides with Australia after Chinese diplomat tweets brutal image condemning war crimes against Afghan civilians

New Zealand's PM sides with Australia after Chinese diplomat tweets brutal image condemning war crimes against Afghan civilians
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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has come to Australia's defense after a Chinese diplomat shared ...

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Not quite the monopoly-slayer, but… Apple fined by Italian watchdog over false claims about ‘waterproof' iPhones

Not quite the monopoly-slayer, but… Apple fined by Italian watchdog over false claims about ‘waterproof' iPhones
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Italy's antitrust regulator has scored another victory against tech giant Apple, fining it €10 ...

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Senior Iranian commander killed in drone strike on his car near Iraqi-Syrian border – reports

Senior Iranian commander killed in drone strike on his car near Iraqi-Syrian border – reports
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A senior commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps was killed in a drone ...

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Put down your pipes: Erdogan urges Turks to ditch shisha as he outlines Covid curfews amid record death surge

Put down your pipes: Erdogan urges Turks to ditch shisha as he outlines Covid curfews amid record death surge
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged his country to cut down on cigarettes and ...

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