Denmark set to end all new oil and gas exploration

The European Union's largest oil producer plans to stop extracting fossil fuels by 2050.

Denmark set to end all new oil and gas exploration
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Plane makes emergency landing on US highway

Plane makes emergency landing on US highway
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A light aircraft is forced to make an emergency landing on an interstate in ...

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Ethiopia aid delayed amid reports Tigray fighting continues - UN

Ethiopia aid delayed amid reports Tigray fighting continues - UN
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Clashes in many parts of the Tigray region mean there is still no access, ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 13:16:26 GMT

French Thalys train attacker 'tried to kill me three times'

French Thalys train attacker 'tried to kill me three times'
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American Spencer Stone tells a French court how he tackled the gunman on the ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 12:40:43 GMT

Germany to wipe Nazi traces from phonetic alphabet

Germany to wipe Nazi traces from phonetic alphabet
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The Nazis removed Jewish names from the German phonetic alphabet - now a new ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 11:09:09 GMT

Dune and Matrix 4 streaming plan prompts urgent talks from AMC cinemas

Dune and Matrix 4 streaming plan prompts urgent talks from AMC cinemas
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Odeon owner AMC is alarmed by Warner Bros' plan to stream 2021 films in ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:41:45 GMT

Nasa to pay company $1 to collect rocks from moon

Nasa to pay company $1 to collect rocks from moon
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The US space agency has awarded two American and one Japanese firm contracts to ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:29:15 GMT

Rohingya relocated to remote island against their will, rights groups say

Rohingya relocated to remote island against their will, rights groups say
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Rights groups say Bangladesh is relocating thousands of refugees to a remote island against ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 10:17:01 GMT

Time Kid of the Year Gitanjali Rao aims to ‘solve world's problems'

Time Kid of the Year Gitanjali Rao aims to ‘solve world's problems'
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Gitanjali Rao, 15, says she proves that you don't have to look like a ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 09:55:18 GMT

Egypt arrests: Three human rights members released from detention

Egypt arrests: Three human rights members released from detention
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Their arrests had drawn widespread criticism from the UN, civil liberties groups and celebrities.

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 08:47:22 GMT

Covid: Biden to ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days

Covid: Biden to ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days
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The president-elect says universal mask-wearing should bring a "significant reduction" in Covid-19.

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 07:53:47 GMT

Possible deal for arrested Huawei finance chief

Possible deal for arrested Huawei finance chief
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The deal would let Meng Wanzhou return to China from Canada, where she was ...

  • Fri, 04 Dec 2020 03:45:43 GMT

Nasa to pay company $1 to collect moon rocks

Nasa to pay company $1 to collect moon rocks
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The US space agency has awarded two American and one Japanese firm contracts to ...

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Norway excavates a Viking longship fit for a king

Norway excavates a Viking longship fit for a king
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A rare excavation south of Oslo will provide new details about Viking culture.

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The hidden story of African-Irish children

The hidden story of African-Irish children
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The mixed-race Irish people searching for their African roots.

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Coronavirus: Is India's test and tracing strategy working?

Coronavirus: Is India's test and tracing strategy working?
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The country has recorded the second highest number of Covid-19 cases globally.

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Thailand's youth rebellion: Protest movement demands monarchy reform

Thailand's youth rebellion: Protest movement demands monarchy reform
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A student-led protest movement has started demanding reform of the monarchy and an end ...

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Biden to ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days

Biden to ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days
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The president-elect says he expects universal masking will bring a "significant reduction" in Covid-19.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 23:46:08 GMT

Fauci apologises for UK vaccine approval comments

Fauci apologises for UK vaccine approval comments
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The top US infectious disease expert had previously said the UK "rushed" approving the ...

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China is greatest threat to freedom - US intelligence chief

China is greatest threat to freedom - US intelligence chief
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Beijing seeks to dominate the world, warns US intelligence director John Ratcliffe.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 22:22:33 GMT

Facebook sued for 'denying opportunities to US workers'

Facebook sued for 'denying opportunities to US workers'
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The Trump administration accuses the tech firm of favouring foreign workers in its hiring ...

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Warner Bros' films set for simultaneous cinema and US streaming

Warner Bros' films set for simultaneous cinema and US streaming
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Warner Bros says its 2021 films will be available to stream in US at ...

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Dr Fauci apologises for saying UK 'rushed' vaccine

Dr Fauci apologises for saying UK 'rushed' vaccine
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After apparent criticism from Dr Fauci, the UK defended the safety and efficacy of ...

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Coronavirus: Italy announces Christmas travel ban

Coronavirus: Italy announces Christmas travel ban
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Italy has announced new curbs including a ban on travel between different regions and ...

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Puerto Rico: The moment the Arecibo Observatory telescope collapsed

Puerto Rico: The moment the Arecibo Observatory telescope collapsed
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Video shows one of the world's largest telescopes at Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory come ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 20:13:22 GMT

Three Ex-US presidents pledge to film themselves getting Covid vaccine

Three Ex-US presidents pledge to film themselves getting Covid vaccine
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Barack Obama, George W Bush and Bill Clinton want to promote confidence in Covid ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 18:15:24 GMT

Ivanka Trump questioned over inauguration funds 'misuse'

Ivanka Trump questioned over inauguration funds 'misuse'
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The president's daughter has denounced a lawsuit as "politically motivated".

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Amazon rainforest rock art depicts giant Ice Age creatures

Amazon rainforest rock art depicts giant Ice Age creatures
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Researchers say the paintings in modern-day Colombia are believed to be about 12,000 years old.

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No more peacocks on planes after US ruling

No more peacocks on planes after US ruling
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Only dogs can qualify as psychological service animals, says the US transportation department.

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Dr Fauci: The UK 'was not as careful' as US in vaccine approval

Dr Fauci: The UK 'was not as careful' as US in vaccine approval
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The US infectious disease expert will also meet with members of President-elect Joe Biden's ...

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Namibia: Man named after Adolf Hitler wins local election

Namibia: Man named after Adolf Hitler wins local election
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He usually calls himself Adolf Uunona and insists he has no plans for world ...

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Covid: Are countries under pressure to approve a vaccine?

Covid: Are countries under pressure to approve a vaccine?
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After the UK's approval of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, are other nations under pressure to ...

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