UN aid chief says there is famine in Ethiopia

More than 350,000 people are living in "severe crisis" after months of conflict in the Tigray region.

UN aid chief says there is famine in Ethiopia
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Macron slap: Four months for man who attacked French president

Macron slap: Four months for man who attacked French president
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The medieval combat enthusiast admitted hitting the French president, saying it was a moment ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:57:40 GMT

Emma Coronel Aispuro: Wife of El Chapo pleads guilty to drugs charge

Emma Coronel Aispuro: Wife of El Chapo pleads guilty to drugs charge
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Emma Coronel Aispuro is accused of helping her kingpin husband run a drug smuggling ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:55:18 GMT

Dutch find Czech crew remains at WW2 RAF bomber crash site

Dutch find Czech crew remains at WW2 RAF bomber crash site
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Five Czech airmen died when their RAF Wellington bomber was shot down over the ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:14:48 GMT

China has created a 'dystopian hellscape' in Xinjiang, Amnesty report says

China has created a 'dystopian hellscape' in Xinjiang, Amnesty report says
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In a new report, Amnesty International says China is committing crimes against humanity in ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:01:42 GMT

Pope rejects German cardinal's offer to quit over abuse failures

Pope rejects German cardinal's offer to quit over abuse failures
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Cardinal Reinhard Marx had offered to resign over the mishandling of the Catholic abuse ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:04:43 GMT

The Beast: How Biden's getting around on his first overseas trip

The Beast: How Biden's getting around on his first overseas trip
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Planes, helicopters and armoured cars - how President Biden will travel on his first ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:57:06 GMT

Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard: Film sequel slated by critics

Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard: Film sequel slated by critics
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The movie sequel sees Samuel L Jackson, Salma Hayek and Ryan Reynolds reprise their ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:46:51 GMT

McDonald's BTS meals: Indonesia branches forced to shut due to high orders

McDonald's BTS meals: Indonesia branches forced to shut due to high orders
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Dozens of branches in Indonesia close their doors after being overwhelmed with orders.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:45:01 GMT

McDonalds BTS meals: Indonesia branches forced to shut due to high orders

McDonalds BTS meals: Indonesia branches forced to shut due to high orders
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Dozens of branches in Indonesia closed their doors after being overwhelmed with orders.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:47:55 GMT

Palestinian security officers killed during Israeli raid in West Bank

Palestinian security officers killed during Israeli raid in West Bank
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A firefight erupted after Israeli special forces went to Jenin to arrest suspected militants.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 08:31:03 GMT

Meat giant JBS pays $11m in ransom to resolve cyber-attack

Meat giant JBS pays $11m in ransom to resolve cyber-attack
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Hackers disrupted operations in several markets at the world's largest meat processing company.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 05:21:03 GMT

Alberto Fernandez: Argentine president apologises for Brazil comments

Alberto Fernandez: Argentine president apologises for Brazil comments
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Alberto Fernandez said Brazilians were "from the jungle", prompting a response from Brazil's leader.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 03:46:23 GMT

Biden warns Russia against 'harmful activities' at start of first official trip

Biden warns Russia against 'harmful activities' at start of first official trip
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Mr Biden, making his first overseas trip as president, is seeking to bolster ties ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 02:11:41 GMT

Kenyan avocado farm faces more claims of abuse

Kenyan avocado farm faces more claims of abuse
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As the company tries to win back the UK business it lost, more alleged ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:53:20 GMT

Has Bollywood become more progressive over the years?

Has Bollywood become more progressive over the years?
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A new study of film dialogues looks at Bollywood's social biases and how they ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:46:56 GMT

The dilemma of rebuilding Gaza without rearming Hamas

The dilemma of rebuilding Gaza without rearming Hamas
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Donors are grappling with the challenge of helping Gaza without benefitting its militant rulers.

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:43:04 GMT

Why it is no longer cool to be a crazy rich Asian in China

Why it is no longer cool to be a crazy rich Asian in China
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Netizens are outraged by the sky-high incomes of some people in China amid a ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:41:59 GMT

Keeping Up With the Kardashians: 8 ways one family became a hot topic

Keeping Up With the Kardashians: 8 ways one family became a hot topic
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As the series ends, we look at how the Kardashians became an office cooler ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:35:58 GMT

Sacred objects: From police evidence to museum pieces

Sacred objects: From police evidence to museum pieces
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Sacred objects seized from practitioners of Afro-Brazilian religions are being returned after decades.

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:29:57 GMT

Why classical musicians are performing among tombstones

Why classical musicians are performing among tombstones
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The New York Philharmonic is back, playing to a live - and not-so-live - ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:15:20 GMT

'I can speak freely and use swear words as I see fit'

'I can speak freely and use swear words as I see fit'
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The rise of email "newsletter" providers that allow writers to directly connect with readers.

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:12:54 GMT

Alexei Navalny: Moscow court outlaws 'extremist' organisations

Alexei Navalny: Moscow court outlaws 'extremist' organisations
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A court classifies them as extremists, meaning activists risk jail if they continue their ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:10:04 GMT

'Miraculous' mosquito hack cuts dengue by 77%

'Miraculous' mosquito hack cuts dengue by 77%
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Infecting the mosquitoes with a different bug slams the breaks on dengue fever, trial ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:07:32 GMT

G7: What it's all about in 60 seconds

G7: What it's all about in 60 seconds
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Jon Kay tells us what is happening ahead of this weekend's G7 summit in ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:01:53 GMT

Covid in India: The mother and son feeding Mumbai's poor

Covid in India: The mother and son feeding Mumbai's poor
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Harsh Mandavia and his mother have provided more than 25,000 meals to people hit ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:01:47 GMT

Protest wasn't cleared for Trump photo op - report

Protest wasn't cleared for Trump photo op - report
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A new report clears police of having cleared protesters so Donald Trump could pose ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:31:23 GMT

US 'to buy 500 million Covid vaccine doses for world'

US 'to buy 500 million Covid vaccine doses for world'
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The plan to provide doses for about 100 countries comes as Joe Biden arrives ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 20:57:38 GMT

Elderly nun faces 40 years for stealing to support gambling

Elderly nun faces 40 years for stealing to support gambling
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The 79-year-old Californian took a vow of poverty before stealing from the school, officials ...

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