Extinction: Freshwater fish in 'catastrophic' decline

Numbers are plunging due to pollution, unsustainable fishing and the draining of rivers.

Extinction: Freshwater fish in 'catastrophic' decline
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El Chapo's wife Emma Coronel Aispuro arrested in US over 'drug trafficking'

El Chapo's wife Emma Coronel Aispuro arrested in US over 'drug trafficking'
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Emma Coronel Aispuro's arrest comes two years after her husband was convicted in the ...

  • Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:21:09 GMT

'Resist becoming numb to the sorrow' - Biden

'Resist becoming numb to the sorrow' - Biden
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President Biden addresses the nation as US mourns 500,000 people lost to Covid-19.

  • Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:13:18 GMT

South Korea coronavirus: PM aims for 'herd immunity by autumn'

South Korea coronavirus: PM aims for 'herd immunity by autumn'
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The prime minister says vaccinations are on track after criticism the country has been ...

  • Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:08:57 GMT

Sri Lanka human rights: UK seeks new UN resolution on abuses

Sri Lanka human rights: UK seeks new UN resolution on abuses
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The resolution calls for human rights abusers in the bloody civil war to be ...

  • Tue, 23 Feb 2021 00:06:53 GMT

Covid: Biden calls 500,000 death toll 'a grim milestone'

Covid: Biden calls 500,000 death toll 'a grim milestone'
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President Biden addresses the nation as US mourns 500,000 people lost to Covid-19.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:41:09 GMT

Canada's parliament declares China's treatment of Uighurs 'genocide'

Canada's parliament declares China's treatment of Uighurs 'genocide'
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Canada is just the second country after the US to recognise China's actions in ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:38:30 GMT

Covid: US passes half a million Covid deaths

Covid: US passes half a million Covid deaths
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The US coronavirus death toll is over double that of next-highest Brazil, and is ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 21:53:45 GMT

Hayley Arceneaux: Cancer survivor joins first all-civilian space mission

Hayley Arceneaux: Cancer survivor joins first all-civilian space mission
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The SpaceX mission will make Hayley Arceneaux the first person with a prosthesis to ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 21:39:36 GMT

Nasa reveals new video from Mars Perseverance Rover

Nasa reveals new video from Mars Perseverance Rover
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The American space agency has released stunning video of its Perseverance rover landing on ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 19:33:43 GMT

Donald Trump ordered to hand over tax returns to prosecutors

Donald Trump ordered to hand over tax returns to prosecutors
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The US Supreme Court rejects the former president's bid to keep his files secret ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 18:24:40 GMT

Clear-up of Israel's coastline after oil spill continues

Clear-up of Israel's coastline after oil spill continues
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Volunteers are working to clean up what officials say is Israel's worst environmental disaster ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 18:22:44 GMT

Tshegofatso Pule murder: Boyfriend charged over death of pregnant 28-year-old

Tshegofatso Pule murder: Boyfriend charged over death of pregnant 28-year-old
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Ntuthuko Ntokozo Shoba is accused of planning Tshegofatso Pule's murder and paying the killer.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 16:46:56 GMT

Covid: US on verge of exceeding 500,000 deaths

Covid: US on verge of exceeding 500,000 deaths
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The US coronavirus death toll is over double that of next-highest Brazil, and is ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 16:30:45 GMT

Texas weather: Family of 11-year-old file lawsuit over his death

Texas weather: Family of 11-year-old file lawsuit over his death
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Cristian Pineda, 11, was found dead by his mother amid freezing temperatures last week.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 15:12:10 GMT

Woody Allen says doc is 'riddled with falsehoods'

Woody Allen says doc is 'riddled with falsehoods'
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A new film shows the director's daughter Dylan Farrow addressing claims of abuse, which ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 13:41:21 GMT

139-year-old Victorian house moved in San Francisco

139-year-old Victorian house moved in San Francisco
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The Victorian building was moved six blocks, but it was not a simple journey.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 12:48:01 GMT

Covid: Australian Open fans criticised for booing vaccine

Covid: Australian Open fans criticised for booing vaccine
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A crowd's booing of a reference to Covid-19 vaccines is "disgusting", Australia's deputy PM ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 12:47:26 GMT

Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed in UN convoy attack

Italian ambassador to DR Congo killed in UN convoy attack
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Luca Attanasio and two other people die after his UN convoy is attacked near ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 12:32:24 GMT

The Muppet Show: Disney adds content warning over 'negative stereotypes'

The Muppet Show: Disney adds content warning over 'negative stereotypes'
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A disclaimer is running ahead of 18 episodes of The Muppet Show, which is ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 12:13:43 GMT

Boeing 777: Dozens grounded after Denver engine failure

Boeing 777: Dozens grounded after Denver engine failure
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United Airlines and Japan's two main airlines suspend 56 planes after the incident over Denver.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 12:04:34 GMT

Coronavirus: High Covid rates delay France and Germany easing

Coronavirus: High Covid rates delay France and Germany easing
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France and Germany struggle to get schools back to normal as infection rates remain ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 11:38:36 GMT

Myanmar coup: Protesters defy military warning in mass strike

Myanmar coup: Protesters defy military warning in mass strike
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Hundreds of thousands of anti-coup protesters turn out despite a warning they are risking ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 11:06:47 GMT

Iran talks 'avert' nuclear inspections deadline impact

Iran talks 'avert' nuclear inspections deadline impact
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Iran agrees temporary measures to offset a decision to restrict access to international inspectors.

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 10:34:54 GMT

Christchurch earthquake: Memorial held for victims 10 years on

Christchurch earthquake: Memorial held for victims 10 years on
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New Zealand's prime minister attends a service held in tribute to the 185 people ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 10:03:27 GMT

Myanmar coup: Thousands defy military warning in mass strike

Myanmar coup: Thousands defy military warning in mass strike
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Huge crowds protest against the military coup, despite a warning they will be risking ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 09:33:10 GMT

Boeing 777s grounded after Denver engine failure

Boeing 777s grounded after Denver engine failure
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United Airlines, Korean Air and Japan's two main airlines suspend dozens of the jets ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 08:03:19 GMT

Myanmar coup: Protesters amass despite military warning

Myanmar coup: Protesters amass despite military warning
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Protesters were undeterred by a statement warning they were heading down a path leading ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 07:38:48 GMT

Varavara Rao: Jailed India activist, 81, granted temporary bail

Varavara Rao: Jailed India activist, 81, granted temporary bail
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Varavara Rao has been in poor health for months and spent over 150 days ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 07:22:04 GMT

Airlines ground Boeing 777s after Denver engine failure

Airlines ground Boeing 777s after Denver engine failure
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United Airlines grounds 24 of its 777s, while Japan's two main airlines suspend 32 ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 07:08:04 GMT

China 'Sexy tea' shop apologises for calling women 'bargains'

China 'Sexy tea' shop apologises for calling women 'bargains'
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The popular beverage chain had in the past also sold tea bags with the ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 03:25:49 GMT

Bitcoin keeps hitting new highs after Tesla backing

Bitcoin keeps hitting new highs after Tesla backing
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Having broken through the $50,000 level last week the cryptocurrency has extended its rally ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 03:24:11 GMT

United Airlines grounds planes after engine failure

United Airlines grounds planes after engine failure
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The airline stops flying 24 planes after an engine burst into flames soon after ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 02:32:14 GMT

UK: Myanmar military must release Suu Kyi

UK: Myanmar military must release Suu Kyi
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The military must respect the wishes of Myanmar's people, the foreign secretary will tell ...

  • Mon, 22 Feb 2021 02:15:07 GMT