German ex-minister, mayor contender stripped of doctorate

A Berlin university has stripped a prominent former German minister of her doctorate following a long-running saga over plagiarism allegations that led to her resignation last month

German ex-minister, mayor contender stripped of doctorate
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Iran sends warships to Atlantic amid Venezuela concerns

Iran sends warships to Atlantic amid Venezuela concerns
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Iranian state TV says that an Iranian destroyer and support vessel are now sailing ...

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Sinkhole at Mexico farm swallows more land, eats at house

Sinkhole at Mexico farm swallows more land, eats at house
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A large sinkhole that appeared in late May in a farm  in central Mexico ...

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Greek unions strike, seek return to pre-pandemic work rules

Greek unions strike, seek return to pre-pandemic work rules
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Pope rejects German cardinal's resignation, urges reform

Pope rejects German cardinal's resignation, urges reform
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Bus crash in Russia kills 6, injures 15

Bus crash in Russia kills 6, injures 15
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Hundreds hold rare protest in Bahrain after prisoner's death

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Myanmar military plane crash kills 12, including senior monk

Myanmar military plane crash kills 12, including senior monk
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Myanmar state media say a well-known senior Buddhist monk was among at least 12 ...

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Iran judiciary chief stages 1st campaign rally despite virus

Iran judiciary chief stages 1st campaign rally despite virus
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Iran’s most-prominent presidential candidate has staged a mass rally in the country’s southeast that ...

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Man who slapped French President Macron to go on trial

Man who slapped French President Macron to go on trial
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A 28-year-old man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron in the face will be ...

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Building collapse kills 11 after monsoon flooding in Mumbai

Building collapse kills 11 after monsoon flooding in Mumbai
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A three-story building has collapsed following heavy monsoon rains in the western Indian city ...

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Myanmar anti-corruption body files cases against Suu Kyi

Myanmar anti-corruption body files cases against Suu Kyi
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State media say the Anti-Corruption Commission in military-ruled Myanmar has found that ousted leader ...

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As Iran prepares to vote, its battered economy a major worry

As Iran prepares to vote, its battered economy a major worry
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Iran's ailing economy is the major concern for those living in the Islamic Republic ...

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Wild wind and flooding rain lash southeast Australian state

Wild wind and flooding rain lash southeast Australian state
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Wild weather in southeast Australia has toppled trees, trapping people in cars and houses ...

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3-story building collapses in India in heavy rain, kills 11

3-story building collapses in India in heavy rain, kills 11
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At least 11 people have been killed in the collapse of a three-story dilapidated ...

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Vatican's financial crimes prosecution hurt by inexperience

Vatican's financial crimes prosecution hurt by inexperience
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European evaluators are warning that the Vatican’s efforts to investigate and prosecute financial crimes ...

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Bolivia's 'People of the Water' try to survive loss of lake

Bolivia's 'People of the Water' try to survive loss of lake
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Fully vaccinated Canadians can avoid border quarantine soon

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Canada’s health minister says fully vaccinated Canadian citizens who test negative for COVID-19 will ...

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Russian court outlaws opposition leader Navalny's groups

Russian court outlaws opposition leader Navalny's groups
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A Moscow court has outlawed the organizations founded by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny ...

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Russian court outlaws opposition leader Navalny's groups

Russian court outlaws opposition leader Navalny's groups
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A Moscow court has outlawed the organizations founded by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny ...

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Fully vaccinated Canadians can avoid border quarantine soon

Fully vaccinated Canadians can avoid border quarantine soon
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Canada’s health minister says fully vaccinated Canadian citizens who test negative for COVID-19 will ...

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US imposes sanctions on daughter of Nicaragua's president

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The U.S. Treasury Department has slapped sanctions on the daughter of Nicaraguan President Daniel ...

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Sardinia charity linked to ousted Vatican cardinal searched

Sardinia charity linked to ousted Vatican cardinal searched
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Italian police have searched the offices of a Sardinian charity and diocese as part ...

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EU warns of retaliation as post-Brexit talks with U.K. stall

EU warns of retaliation as post-Brexit talks with U.K. stall
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Bolivia's 'People of the Water' try to survive loss of lake

Bolivia's 'People of the Water' try to survive loss of lake
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Ukrainian FM presses Germany on arms, cites Russia's weapons

Ukrainian FM presses Germany on arms, cites Russia's weapons
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Russia expected to outlaw opposition leader Navalny's groups

Russia expected to outlaw opposition leader Navalny's groups
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In Mexico, influencer helps win husband state governorship

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The winner of the election triumphed largely thanks to his glamorous but off-message social ...

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Polish miners, power workers, protest shift away from coal

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Some four thousand Polish coal mining and power workers have protested in Warsaw against ...

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El Salvador makes Bitcoin legal tender

El Salvador makes Bitcoin legal tender
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Albanian Parliament impeaches president for vote comments

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The Albanian Parliament has impeached President Ilir Meta for violating the constitution and discharged ...

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UK court rules government acted unlawfully in contract award

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Iran candidate says he’s willing to potentially meet Biden

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2 police officers protecting Pakistan polio team shot dead

2 police officers protecting Pakistan polio team shot dead
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Greece taps markets for 4th time in 2021, raises 2.5bn euros

Greece taps markets for 4th time in 2021, raises 2.5bn euros
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Greece has raised 2.5 billion euros ($3.1 billion) after reopening a 10-year bond auction, ...

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