Qualcomm: Android phones to get 'lucky number' Snapdragon 888 chip

The Californian firm is launching its chip at a time of trade tensions between the US and China.

Qualcomm: Android phones to get 'lucky number' Snapdragon 888 chip
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Trier: Four die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone

Trier: Four die as car ploughs through Germany pedestrian zone
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A baby is among the victims in Trier as officials say there is no ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 18:34:31 GMT

Hungarian MEP Jozsef Szajer quit after police raided 'gay sex party'

Hungarian MEP Jozsef Szajer quit after police raided 'gay sex party'
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Jozsef Szajer, from a party hostile to LGBT rights, says he was at a ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 17:24:07 GMT

Coronavirus: Netherlands makes face masks mandatory indoors

Coronavirus: Netherlands makes face masks mandatory indoors
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The country, which has avoided some strict measures, is one of the last in ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 16:10:25 GMT

China's sample-return Moon mission touches down

China's sample-return Moon mission touches down
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The robotic Chang'e-5 mission makes a soft landing on the lunar nearside.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 15:29:35 GMT

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Eritrea refugees in Ethiopia run out of food, UN says

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: Eritrea refugees in Ethiopia run out of food, UN says
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The UN's refugee agency appeals for urgent access to the conflict-hit Tigray region.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 15:18:10 GMT

Trier: Two killed by car in pedestrian zone in Germany

Trier: Two killed by car in pedestrian zone in Germany
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Several other people are injured in the city of Trier and the driver has ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 14:52:14 GMT

BTS: South Korea passes law allowing K-pop stars to postpone military service

BTS: South Korea passes law allowing K-pop stars to postpone military service
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Certain K-pop stars will now have the chance to delay mandatory service until the ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 14:48:06 GMT

Stockholm mother arrested 'after keeping son for decades in flat'

Stockholm mother arrested 'after keeping son for decades in flat'
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Swedish police arrest an elderly woman after her adult son is found injured and ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 13:49:48 GMT

Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000

Bitcoin peaks at record high close to $20,000
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The digital currency has traded as high as $19,920.53, beating a record set in December 2017.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 12:26:35 GMT

Giulio Regeni: Egypt 'suspends' investigation into Cambridge student's murder

Giulio Regeni: Egypt 'suspends' investigation into Cambridge student's murder
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Italian prosecutors believe Egyptian security agents killed PhD student Giulio Regeni in 2016.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 11:14:07 GMT

China refuses to apologise to Australia for fake soldier image

China refuses to apologise to Australia for fake soldier image
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The retort came after Canberra demanded an apology over a fake image of a ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 08:30:35 GMT

China refuses to apologise for fake image of Australia soldier

China refuses to apologise for fake image of Australia soldier
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The retort followed Canberra demanding an apology over a fake image of a soldier ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 07:22:44 GMT

Facebook and Google 'complicit' in Vietnam censorship

Facebook and Google 'complicit' in Vietnam censorship
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Rights group Amnesty has accused Facebook and Google of increasingly blocking criticism and dissent.

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 04:48:34 GMT

Covid: Dr Scott Atlas - Trump's controversial coronavirus adviser - resigns

Covid: Dr Scott Atlas - Trump's controversial coronavirus adviser - resigns
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Dr Atlas clashed with other scientists after questioning the need for masks and other ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 04:40:22 GMT

China-US trade war: Beijing escalates tit-for-tat with Washington

China-US trade war: Beijing escalates tit-for-tat with Washington
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Beijing has introduced tough new laws which restrict the export of "controlled items".

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 02:51:39 GMT

Covid vaccine: Rumours thrive amid trickle of pandemic facts

Covid vaccine: Rumours thrive amid trickle of pandemic facts
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Social media is full of coronavirus vaccine information - but how can you tell ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 01:01:40 GMT

France Islam: Muslims face state pressure to embrace values

France Islam: Muslims face state pressure to embrace values
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A "charter of values" is the latest effort by the French state to win ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 00:33:46 GMT

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: Iran mulls its responses to an assassination

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: Iran mulls its responses to an assassination
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Frank Gardner looks at Iran's options were it to try to avenge Mohsen Fakhrizadeh's ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 00:33:19 GMT

A police officer with a conscience who left Belarus

A police officer with a conscience who left Belarus
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Andrei Ostapovich quit his job as a Belarusian police officer, was detained in Russia, ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 00:32:20 GMT

Missing Florida sailor found clinging to capsized vessel

Missing Florida sailor found clinging to capsized vessel
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The man, 62, was rescued by a passing container ship, more than 80 miles ...

  • Tue, 01 Dec 2020 00:06:19 GMT

Canada unveils largest economic relief package since WW2

Canada unveils largest economic relief package since WW2
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Opposition Conservatives say the historic spending plan is "startling".

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:48:04 GMT

Ethiopia crisis: Tigray force 'still fighting' despite army Mekelle push

Ethiopia crisis: Tigray force 'still fighting' despite army Mekelle push
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Local TPLF forces deny claims by the Ethiopia army that they have been crushed ...

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 22:38:58 GMT

Brazil's Amazon: Deforestation 'surges to 12-year high'

Brazil's Amazon: Deforestation 'surges to 12-year high'
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Destruction of the rainforest increased by 9.5% compared to the previous 12 months, new data shows.

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 20:22:31 GMT

Public's help sought after rare birds stolen from California zoo

Public's help sought after rare birds stolen from California zoo
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The pigeon and cockatoo are both elderly long-time zoo residents that require special care.

  • Mon, 30 Nov 2020 18:54:05 GMT