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Belarus: Five things you may not know about the country

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 01:34
The country's election has put Belarus back into the headlines but what do you know about the country?
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Coronavirus and South Africa's toxic relationship with alcohol

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 01:30
A ban on drinking highlights a legacy of the country's racist past but threatens it economic future.
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'Bacha bazi' outrage after pandemic takes play to the small screen

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 01:30
The Boy Who Danced on Air is cancelled after its TV debut provokes a backlash among Afghans.
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Beirut explosion: Where else is ammonium nitrate being stored?

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 01:22
After the Beirut disaster, concerns are being raised about stockpiles of ammonium nitrate in other countries.
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Downfall: BP worker sacked after Hitler meme wins payout

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:56
Scott Tracey used the scene from Downfall to portray scenes from company wage negotiations.
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Belarus election: Second night of clashes over disputed poll

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:48
Riot police again fire rubber bullets to quash protests, as the first unrest casualty is confirmed.
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Coronavirus: Keeping the virus at bay on S Korea's beaches

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:47
Authorities have implemented a number of safety measures to keep visitors safe this summer.
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Coronavirus: Does your mask need an upgrade?

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:38
Designer Anne Sophie Cochevelou decorates her face coverings with anything from Barbies to Pokemon toys.
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Fixing the scars of Beirut's explosion

BBC News - World - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:36
A plastic surgeon is offering free surgery to people like Romy, who was driving near the port when the blast hit.
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US: Hate crime survivor Demetria Hester arrested in Portland

Al Jazeera - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:24
Hester was assaulted by a white supremacist three years ago and now leads 'moms' in racial justice protests each night.
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US Rep Ilhan Omar readies for tough primary challenge

Al Jazeera - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:17
Omar's challenger has portrayed the history-making congresswoman and member of the so-called 'squad' as too divisive.
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Rasmus Falk: 'Vi har leveret en stor præstation, men det var ikke helt nok'

DR Sporten - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:02
FC København tabte 1-0 til Manchester United i kvartfinalen i Europa League efter forlænget spilletid.
Categories: Sport v/DR

Trump rushed out of news conference amid 'shooting'

BBC News - World - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 23:12
In the opening minutes of his press conference, the US president was asked to step outside by a Secret Service agent.
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Global coronavirus cases approach 20 million: Live updates

Al Jazeera - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 23:02
Global infections approach 20 million as virus deaths around the world exceeds 700,000.
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Berlin murder: Slovakia to expel three Russian diplomats

BBC News - World - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:45
The expulsions are reportedly related to the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin last year.
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Kvartfinalen blev endestationen: FCK besejret af Manchester United efter forlænget spilletid

DR Sporten - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:39
FCK tabte Europa League-kvartfinalen 0-1 til Manchester United efter forlænget spilletid i Köln.
Categories: Sport v/DR

Skærpet fokus på Nyborg efter coronaudbrud - men ingen nye restriktioner

DR Nyheder - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:23
Nyborg er i fokus efter en markant stigning i kommunens smittetal.
Categories: Nyheder v/DR

Endemic corruption caused Beirut blast, says Diab: Live updates

Al Jazeera - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:16
PM Hassan Diab announces resignation of his government, says 'the 'system of corruption is bigger than the state'.
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Timeline: How the new coronavirus spread

Al Jazeera - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:10
More than 19.69 million coronavirus cases confirmed worldwide, with over 727,000 deaths and 11.9 million recoveries.
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Inter og Christian Eriksen klar til semifinalen i Europa League

DR Sporten - Mon, 08/10/2020 - 22:09
Christian Eriksen fik den sidste halve time som indskifter i Inters 2-1-sejr over Bayer Leverkusen.
Categories: Sport v/DR