India farmers protests: 'Delhi highways are our home for now'

Thousands of farmers from across India are protesting in Delhi against new market-friendly reforms.

India farmers protests: 'Delhi highways are our home for now'
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Australia accuses China of undermining trade agreement

Australia accuses China of undermining trade agreement
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Beijing has "targeted" Australian goods with potentially "discriminatory actions", the country says.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 03:55:54 GMT

Rich countries hoarding Covid vaccines, says People's Vaccine Alliance

Rich countries hoarding Covid vaccines, says People's Vaccine Alliance
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Poorer nations will miss out despite steps to ensure access is fair, campaigners warn.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 03:29:35 GMT

Fighting Covid-19 on the road across the US

Fighting Covid-19 on the road across the US
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Nurse Laura Liffiton has travelled across the US for six months, helping in the ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 03:23:09 GMT

Where does the Republican Party go after Trump?

Where does the Republican Party go after Trump?
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What places like Ohio reveal about President Donald Trump's legacy on the Republican Party.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 03:11:27 GMT

Little pygmy possum found on Australian island for first time since fires

Little pygmy possum found on Australian island for first time since fires
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The world's smallest possum had not been seen on Kangaroo Island since Australia's fires ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 02:50:28 GMT

Covid-19: Singapore 'cruise to nowhere' ends after passenger tests positive

Covid-19: Singapore 'cruise to nowhere' ends after passenger tests positive
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The ship returned to port early after a passenger tested positive for coronavirus.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 02:41:26 GMT

The stranded giraffes being rescued by raft

The stranded giraffes being rescued by raft
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A group of the animals in Kenya, who became trapped on a new island, ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:18:43 GMT

Saudi Arabia: Three campaigns MBS cannot win

Saudi Arabia: Three campaigns MBS cannot win
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US President-elect Joe Biden will press Mohammed bin Salman to act on Yemen, human ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:10:05 GMT

Ahmadreza Djalali: The Swedish-Iranian doctor on Iran's death row

Ahmadreza Djalali: The Swedish-Iranian doctor on Iran's death row
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How a Swedish-Iranian doctor's work trip to Tehran ended up in death row.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:08:53 GMT

Covid: 'How a picture of my foot became anti-vaccine propaganda'

Covid: 'How a picture of my foot became anti-vaccine propaganda'
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A misunderstanding turned a woman's skin condition into fuel for conspiracy theories.

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:07:36 GMT

Sinovac: What do we know about China's Covid-19 vaccine?

Sinovac: What do we know about China's Covid-19 vaccine?
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The Sinovac vaccine is yet to finish late-stage trials, but is already being shipped ...

  • Wed, 09 Dec 2020 00:02:42 GMT

France helicopter crash: Five killed in Alps

France helicopter crash: Five killed in Alps
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The aircraft was on a rescue mission with six people on board when it ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 23:52:01 GMT

Venice floods as weather catches city off-guard

Venice floods as weather catches city off-guard
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Flood barriers were rolled out too late, causing heavy rain to flood the city.

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 23:11:52 GMT

US cybersecurity firm FireEye hit by 'state-sponsored' attack

US cybersecurity firm FireEye hit by 'state-sponsored' attack
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FireEye says tools used for testing clients' security have been stolen, without naming the ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 22:45:35 GMT

France helicopter crash: Rescue operation under way in Alps

France helicopter crash: Rescue operation under way in Alps
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A rescue operation is under way in the Alps amid reports that the pilot ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 22:32:52 GMT

Covid: Biden vows 100m vaccinations for US in first 100 days

Covid: Biden vows 100m vaccinations for US in first 100 days
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The US President-elect says he can't promise to end Covid quickly, but he can ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 21:53:44 GMT

How UAE sheikh came to buy infamous Israeli football club

How UAE sheikh came to buy infamous Israeli football club
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Some Beitar Jerusalem fans are notorious for anti-Arab prejudice and the club's never hired ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 20:13:51 GMT

Fort Hood: Soldiers fired and suspended after Vanessa Guillen probe

Fort Hood: Soldiers fired and suspended after Vanessa Guillen probe
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The US Army launched an investigation into the base after soldier Vanessa Guillen was ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 20:01:11 GMT

Denmark apologises to children taken from Greenland in a 1950s social experiment

Denmark apologises to children taken from Greenland in a 1950s social experiment
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PM Mette Frederiksen says "we failed" the 22 Inuit children removed for a social ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 19:28:48 GMT

Tesla: German court halts factory plan over snake and lizard habitats

Tesla: German court halts factory plan over snake and lizard habitats
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The electric carmaker has been clearing forest to make way for a 'Gigafactory' close ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 18:30:42 GMT

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denies sending hit squad to Canada

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denies sending hit squad to Canada
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An exiled Saudi spy accuses Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of trying to have ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 18:23:53 GMT

Fauci: US mass vaccinations could be days away

Fauci: US mass vaccinations could be days away
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Vaccinations in the United States could begin in third or fourth week in December, ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 17:34:04 GMT

Doudou Faye: Men jailed for paying smugglers to take sons from Senegal

Doudou Faye: Men jailed for paying smugglers to take sons from Senegal
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A teenage son of one of the Senegalese men died at sea trying to ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 15:48:14 GMT

Safety data on Pfizer jab released by US

Safety data on Pfizer jab released by US
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American regulators are yet to approve the vaccine, despite the UK pushing ahead with ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 15:33:50 GMT

Charlie Hebdo attack: France seeks long jail terms in Paris trial

Charlie Hebdo attack: France seeks long jail terms in Paris trial
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Fourteen people are on trial but three more are being tried in absentia for ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 15:13:00 GMT

The man saving monkeys in the Colombian Amazon

The man saving monkeys in the Colombian Amazon
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Jhon Jairo Vasquez rescues and rehabilitates primates who have fallen victim to hunters.

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 14:50:16 GMT

Russian 'doomsday' plane's radio equipment stolen by thieves

Russian 'doomsday' plane's radio equipment stolen by thieves
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State media say thieves broke into an Il-80 aircraft, which can be used as ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:34:59 GMT

France's Macron calls for 'urgent' police reform following protests

France's Macron calls for 'urgent' police reform following protests
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The president will hold a summit to review community relations and police working conditions.

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:22:58 GMT

Police raid home of Florida Covid-19 tracker creator

Police raid home of Florida Covid-19 tracker creator
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Rebekah Jones was fired from the Department of Health after accusing it of manipulating ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:04:15 GMT

China football: Hair colour cancels play at women's match

China football: Hair colour cancels play at women's match
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A women's university football match is called off after one player's hair is deemed ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:02:37 GMT

Beitar Jerusalem: UAE sheikh buys stake in racism-tainted Israeli club

Beitar Jerusalem: UAE sheikh buys stake in racism-tainted Israeli club
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Beitar Jerusalem is infamous for never having an Arab player and for some fans' ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 11:41:34 GMT

In pictures: How presidents and first wives stamp their mark on the White House

In pictures: How presidents and first wives stamp their mark on the White House
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As Melania Trump revamps the Tennis Pavilion, we look at how past presidencies have ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 10:42:35 GMT

Earth Photo winners announced

Earth Photo winners announced
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A project on abandoned spaces reclaimed by nature has won the 2020 Earth Photo competition.

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 10:09:45 GMT

Mt Everest grows by nearly a metre to new height

Mt Everest grows by nearly a metre to new height
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For the first time, China and Nepal agree an official height for the world's ...

  • Tue, 08 Dec 2020 09:36:58 GMT