Endangered red panda escapes zoo in south-east France

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:32
Staff at the zoo near Lyon warn the panda may look harmless but has "good claws and good teeth".
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Trump impeachment inquiry public hearings: All the latest updates

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:31
Fiona Hill, David Holmes testify in last scheduled day of public marathon sessions of the Trump impeachment inquiry.
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At least 12 million children suffering in Yemen war

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:27
As world marks International Children’s Day, children in Yemen do not have much to celebrate.
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Amnesty: 22 killed, 2,000 injured in Chile's protest crackdown

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:27
Amnesty International has published a report detailing a range of human rights abuses in Chile since protests started a month ago.
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Qatar marks three-year countdown to World Cup 2022

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:17
A new photography project maps the Gulf state's football culture through the eyes of its citizens and residents.
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China: Smuggling For Survival

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 15:03
101 East explores desperate measures Chinese citizens are taking to buy life-saving cancer drugs.
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Trump impeachment inquiry: Fiona Hill, David Holmes to testify

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 14:03
Hearing marks the last scheduled day of marathon sessions by the Democratic-led House Intelligence Committee.
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Florida: 145 graves of an African-American cemetery found under school

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 14:01
Nearly all the people buried at the mid-20th Century paupers' cemetery were African Americans.
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Chile protests: New symbol calls attention to indigenous

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:49
As unrest continues to grip cities across Chile, a symbol has emerged, calling attention to the country's indigenous communities.
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Boy, 12, is youngest person convicted in Hong Kong protests

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:45
The child was arrested on his way to school the day after a protest in October.
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Colombia set for largest national strike in years

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:43
Riot police and soldiers have been deployed and border crossings are closed to prevent foreigners from joining anti-government protests.
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Sudan: One of 10 countries most vulnerable to climate change

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:38
Desertification is already causing displacement in the country, which Red Cross says will be affected significantly by global warming.
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Landmines still killing children, despite legislative wins

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:28
The past year has seen legal successes in banning landmines, but a rise in civilian casualties on the ground.
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Iraqi protesters killed in fresh clashes in Baghdad

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:26
Overnight confrontation near 2 key bridges in capital also reportedly injured more than 50 people.
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Grace Millane trial: Accused 'eroticised' backpacker's death

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:18
Jurors in the trial of the man accused of killing Grace Millane hear closing arguments from lawyers.
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China demands Trump veto bills on Hong Kong

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 13:12
Beijing warns Washington of 'strong countermeasures' if Trump signs off on legislation supporting Hong Kong protesters.
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Delhi pollution: The bar selling oxygen to choking city

BBC News - World - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:56
Pollution is at dangerous levels in the Indian capital and one bar is selling fresh air - at a price.
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Apple abruptly scraps film premiere over 'concerns'

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:51
Streaming service's first feature film, The Banker, starring Samuel L Jackson, is pulled from US festival.
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Ahlan Simsim: Sesame Street's Arabic show to debut in Middle East

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:45
Ahlan Simsim is part of an initiative aimed at giving millions of refugee children in the region a learning programme.
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Trump hopes Afghanistan prisoner release prompts ceasefire

Al Jazeera - Thu, 11/21/2019 - 12:30
Earlier this week, Afghan government released 3 Taliban commanders in exchange for 2 Western captives.
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