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 2020-11-27 10:33 

Washington Post

China sharply ramps up trade conflict with Australia over political grievances...

Beijing imposed tariffs of up to 200 percent on Australian wine, escalating a dispute that its officials have made clear is over unmet political demands....

 2020-11-27 10:32 

dpa

Face-to-face Brexit trade talks back on as Barnier heads to London...

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 2020-11-27 10:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan Parliament debate on US pork imports...

President Tsai Ing-wen announced in August that the government would allow imports of US pork containing ractopamine, an additive banned in the European Union and China, as well as US beef more than 30 months old....

 2020-11-27 10:29 

Euronews

Weather airport tomorrow 27/11/2020...
 2020-11-27 10:27 

Euronews

Air quality tomorrow 27/11/2020...
 2020-11-27 10:24 

Euronews

Black Friday: have lockdowns and stretched finances dampened the urge to part with cash?...

It's traditionally one of the busiest shopping days of the year, but with the closure of non-essential shops, consumer surveys suggest shoppers are much less likely to go bargain-hunting....

 2020-11-27 10:21 

Euronews

World weather tomorrow 27/11/2020...
 2020-11-27 10:17 

CNN

Knife-edge Swiss vote could make businesses liable for global rights abuses...

Swiss voters are about to decide whether a business should be held liable for human rights and environmental abuses, even if the wrongdoing was committed in a foreign country by a subsidiary or a supplier it works closely with....

 2020-11-27 10:16 

NBC News

Iranians face trial over suspected bomb plot in France...

An Iranian diplomat and three other Iranians go on trial in Belgium on Friday for planning to bomb a 2018 meeting in France of an exiled opposition group....

 2020-11-27 10:14 

News24

Australian soldiers face dismissal after Afghan report...

Australia has told 13 special forces soldiers they face dismissal in relation to a report on alleged unlawful killings in Afghanistan, the head of the country's army said on Friday....

 2020-11-27 10:14 

ABC Australia

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Pope Francis sued by three Australians allegedly sexually assaulted by paedophile priest...

It is the first known case in Australia where victims have claimed compensation from a pope for failing to take action to stop clerical sexual abuse by a known abuser....

 2020-11-27 10:14 

Euronews

Weather Europe tomorrow 27/11/2020...
 2020-11-27 10:14 

Deutsche Welle

German technology aids COVID vaccine logistics...

While most of the vaccines against COVID-19 are still in the test phase, production is already starting. German companies are playing key roles in both the development and distribution of some of these vaccines....

 2020-11-27 10:11 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Four Pakistani Construction Workers Shot Dead In Volatile Tribal Area...

Four construction workers have been shot dead in Pakistan's volatile North Waziristan tribal area, police said on November 27....

 2020-11-27 10:07 

Euronews

Black Friday: Amazon workers in Germany go on strike over working conditions...

Around 2,500 Amazon workers across the country are predicted to take part in walkouts, according to the union Ver.di....

 2020-11-27 10:04 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Why some countries fare better in the pandemic than others...

Some African and Asian countries have considerably lower numbers of coronavirus cases than Germany. What is the reason for that and what lessons might Germany and other countries learn from them?...

 2020-11-27 10:02 

dpa

US singer Cher due in Pakistan to see off world’s loneliest elephant...

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 2020-11-27 10:00 

Washington Post

Murder mystery inside Egyptian monastery stirs concerns for monk on death row...

Father Isaiah was tortured and wrongfully convicted of killing his bishop, the monk's lawyers say....

 2020-11-27 09:58 

Al Jazeera

Occupied West Bank enters lockdown amid coronavirus surge...

Two-day lockdown imposed as the occupied Palestinian territories report more than 91,000 coronavirus cases....

 2020-11-27 09:55 

Fox News

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Fuggedaboutit: Austrian village named 'F---ing' to change name after unwanted tourist attention...

The residents of a tiny Austrian village named Fking have voted to change its name after enduring unwanted attention from English-speaking tourists....

 2020-11-27 09:55 

Sydney Morning Herald

On the edge: can post-Trump America hold itself together?...

Life here turned so precarious, so quickly, in a way I would never have imagined possible in a Western democracy....

 2020-11-27 09:50 

Reuters

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Number of Spanish hotels for sale swells amid COVID, property portal says...

The number of hotels for sale in Spain surged by 19% in October compared to March, with most of those on offer in holiday hotspots, leading property portal Idealista said on Friday....

 2020-11-27 09:47 

Al Jazeera

Iraq training US-sanctioned militia leader for army job: Reuters...

Reuters report says ex-member of Iran-backed paramilitary group sent to Egypt for training to become a military officer....

 2020-11-27 09:40 

Deutsche Welle

Belgium: Iranian diplomat refuses to show for bomb plot trial...

The defendant is accused of plotting to bomb a rally of Iranian opposition figures in Paris. He was arrested in Germany where he enjoyed no diplomatic immunity....

 2020-11-27 09:36 

CBC

South Korea says it foiled North Korea attempt to hack its COVID-19 vaccine makers...

South Korea's intelligence agency foiled North Korean attempts to hack into South Korean companies developing coronavirus vaccines, lawmakers said on Friday....

 2020-11-27 09:36 

Deutsche Welle

Kylie Moore-Gilbert: Academic freed by Iran arrives in Australia...

Australian-British academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert has returned home after spending two years imprisoned in Iran on spying charges. Her early release came as part of a reported prisoner swap....

 2020-11-27 09:33 

Deutsche Welle

The battle to deliver your online shopping...

COVID-19 has made 2020 a record year for online shopping, placing huge pressure on parcel delivery companies. As the need to work smarter and greener grows, exciting new challengers and concepts are emerging....

 2020-11-27 09:21 

AP

Ethiopians flee Tigray capital in fear of imminent assault...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — People continued to flee the capital of Ethiopia's embattled Tigray region in fear of an imminent assault after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the army had been ordered to......

 2020-11-27 09:19 

Al Jazeera

A new Belt and Road? US, Taiwan hook up to counter China's effort...

Taiwan and the US plan to fund infrastructure projects in developing markets in response to China's growing influence....

 2020-11-27 09:13 

Al Jazeera

Stocks hold near record highs but vaccine concerns cloud outlook...

Doubts about efficacy of AstraZeneca's vaccine raise fears of approval delay and economic consequences....

 2020-11-27 09:07 

CNN

Neanderthals may have used their hands differently from humans...
 2020-11-27 09:02 

dpa

Germany's coronavirus cases pass the 1-million mark...

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 2020-11-27 09:01 

CNN

Why some food brands want you to know their climate impact...

Food labels already indicate how good or bad a product is for you. Now a growing number of food brands are labeling their products to show their climate impact....

 2020-11-27 09:00 

Washington Post

Britain tries to swab all of Liverpool in pilot of mass coronavirus testing...

Some public health officials question the effectiveness and the expense....

 2020-11-27 09:00 

CBC

How the legal troubles of a former French president could be a blueprint for Trump's...

Donald Trump is reputed not to read much, and he certainly won't want to read about the trial of Nicolas Sarkozy, the former right-wing French president. Sarkozy's troubles after leaving office in 2012 hint at a blueprint for the outgoing U.S. pre...

 2020-11-27 08:58 

Reuters

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New Delhi ambulance group grapples with surging COVID-19 quarantine deaths...

Wearing a yellow turban and white overalls, Jitender Singh Shunty and three of his coworkers carefully pulled the body of a 57-year-old COVID-19 victim out of his bedroom in a house in New Delhi's west and onto an ambulance waiting downstairs....

 2020-11-27 08:52 

Deutsche Welle

India: Farmers clash with police on protest march to Delhi...

Thousands of Indian farmers have clashed with police while trying to enter the capital, Delhi, to protest against new laws. They say the legislation will leave them vulnerable to exploitation by big companies....

 2020-11-27 08:50 

Euronews

Santas in the UK learn to use video conferencing as Grottos go virtual...

As the UK emerges from a nationwide lockdown next week, Father Christmas performers are being trained to use video conferencing....

 2020-11-27 08:49 

Al Jazeera

Scotland's Sturgeon puts UK on independence warning...

The past 14 opinion surveys have suggested Scots support independence....

 2020-11-27 08:48 

Reuters

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Indonesia reports record high coronavirus infections and deaths...

Indonesia reported a new daily record high of 5,828 new coronavirus infections and 169 deaths on Friday, data from its COVID-19 task force showed....

 2020-11-27 08:47 

News24

WATCH | 'It's my right': Brazil's Bolsonaro says he won't take vaccine...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday said he will not take a vaccine for the coronavirus, calling it his "right."...

 2020-11-27 08:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iranian Diplomat Goes On Trial In Belgium Over Bomb Plot...

An Iranian diplomat and three other Iranian nationals go on trial in Belgium on November 27, more than two years after European authorities broke up an alleged plot to bomb an Iranian opposition rally outside Paris....

 2020-11-27 08:35 

Deutsche Welle

Germany plans 180 billion in fresh public debt...

The sum is almost double what was planned in September's draft budget. But to counteract fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, Parliament is set to waive the country's "debt brake" for a second time....

 2020-11-27 08:33 

Al Jazeera

Russia says India to produce 100 million doses of Sputnik vaccine...

Apart from India, the RDIF says Sputnik V will also be produced in Brazil, China and South Korea....

 2020-11-27 08:32 

Euronews

Germany passes one million COVID-19 cases as Europe eases restrictions...

Germany will extend its restrictions until early January, Angela Merkel announced on Wednesday evening....

 2020-11-27 08:26 

AP

In Santa's mailbag, a peek into children's pandemic worries...

LIBOURNE, France (AP) — Jim, from Taiwan, slipped a face mask inside the greeting card he sent to Santa and marked "I (heart) u." Alina, 5, asked in her Santa letter written with an adult's help......

 2020-11-27 08:23 

The Times of India

Germany's coronavirus infections pass one million...

Germany on Friday saw its total number of coronavirus infections pass one million, the Robert Koch Institute for disease control said. The institute recorded more than 22,000 new daily cases, pushing the country's total beyond the one million mark. Ge...

 2020-11-27 08:19 

Reuters

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Players can train in Australian Open quarantine, ATP Cup cancelled: report...

Tennis Australia (TA) has been granted permission by the Victoria state government to allow players to train during their 14-day quarantine ahead of the Australian Open, local media reported on Friday....

 2020-11-27 08:06 

AP

S Korea agency says N Korea executed people, shut Pyongyang...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered at least two people executed, banned fishing at sea and locked down capital Pyongyang as part of frantic efforts to guard......

 2020-11-27 08:02 

dpa

lavera Naturkosmetik is now climate-neutral and is protecting 5,023 ha of rain forest in the Amazon region...

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