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 2020-08-09 16:47 

Deutsche Welle

'Five Eyes alliance' slams postponement of Hong Kong polls...

Britain, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the US have called on Hong Kong to reinstate disqualified candidates and hold legislative elections at the earliest. Activists say the vote was postponed at China's behest....

 2020-08-09 16:34 

CBC

Mauritius races to contain oil spill, protect coastline amid high winds, rough seas...

Thousands of students, environmental activists and residents of Mauritius have been working around the clock to reduce the damage to the Indian Ocean island from an oil spill after a tanker ran aground on a coral reef....

 2020-08-09 16:33 

NBC News

1 dead, at least 20 injured in shooting at apparent D.C. block party...

A teenager was killed and at least 20 others injured in a shooting at an apparent block party in Washington D.C. overnight Saturday....

 2020-08-09 16:03 

CBS News

[ World ]

National security adviser warns of "severe consequences" for foreign election interference...

O'Brien called it...

 2020-08-09 15:52 

CNN International

Verstappen outfoxes Mercedes duo to win anniversary Grand Prix...

Max Verstappen stunned the Mercedes duo of world champion Lewis Hamilton and pole sitter Valtteri Bottas to claim victory in the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone on Sunday....

 2020-08-09 15:30 

CNN

Europe's biggest countries are seeing Covid surges -- but not this one...

A horrifying moment in the Covid-19 pandemic hit Italy on March 27, 2020, when the civil protection authorities announced that 969 people had died in just 24 hours. In the weeks before that, images of coffins stacked up in church parlors and being driven ...

 2020-08-09 15:25 

Al Jazeera

US, the world's hardest-hit country, reaches 5m coronavirus cases...

The confirmed death toll from COVID-19 in the US stands at 162,455, also the biggest globally....

 2020-08-09 15:25 

News24

At least 43 killed in monsoon-triggered India landslide...

At least 43 bodies have been recovered after a massive landslide triggered by monsoon rains swept away dozens of tea estate workers in southwestern India....

 2020-08-09 15:00 

CBC

Program allows some Alaska Native Vietnam vets to get land...

A new push from the federal government will allow Alaska Natives who are veterans of the Vietnam War to apply for 65 hectares of federal land in Alaska....

 2020-08-09 14:57 

Al Jazeera

US health secretary's Taiwan visit angers China...

Beijing warns US President Trump that the visit threatens peace and stability in the region....

 2020-08-09 14:51 

Al Jazeera

Thailand protests heat up as economy worsens amid pandemic...

Protesters in Thailand say the arrest of two leaders will not stop their campaign to force the government out....

 2020-08-09 14:51 

Euronews

Enormous Chinese string dance show sets world record...

The World Record Certification Agency said it's...

 2020-08-09 14:44 

CBS News

[ World ]

NASA drops "insensitive" nicknames for cosmic objects...

The space agency will no longer use nicknames like "Eskimo Nebula" or "Siamese Twins Galaxy."...

 2020-08-09 14:42 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine tests negative for coronavirus a second time...

DeWine first tested positive for the coronavirus when he was tested ahead of meeting President Trump, as per the current protocol....

 2020-08-09 14:36 

Deutsche Welle

F1: Max Verstappen wins the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix...

Flying Dutchman Max Verstappen produced a brilliant drive at Silverstone to win the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix. The Red Bull victory denied Mercedes victory for the first time in 2020, but they took the podium spots....

 2020-08-09 14:34 

News24

Furious Lebanese plan new protests over Beirut blast...

Lebanese protesters say they will rally again after a night of demonstrations in which they stormed several ministries....

 2020-08-09 14:28 

NBC News

5.1 magnitude earthquake hits North Carolina, most powerful in the state since 1916...

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit North Carolina on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The magnitude tied for the strongest earthquake in the state's history....

 2020-08-09 14:22 

CBS News

[ World ]

A historical reckoning for the global slave trade...

The Black Lives Matter campaign has resonated in former colonial powers, like Britain, which are now struggling to come to terms with a racist past and the stain of slavery...

 2020-08-09 14:17 

Deutsche Welle

Loya Jirga: Afghans remove major hurdle to usher in new era...

The Loya Jirga, or the assembly of tribal elders, is Afghanistan's most powerful institution. Its approval of the release of Taliban prisoners has paved the way for intra-Afghan talks and possibly an end to the conflict....

 2020-08-09 14:12 

CNN

[ Health ]

In the US, five states account for more than 40% of the country's nearly 5 million Covid-19 cases...

The US is nearing five million cases of coronavirus since the start of the pandemic -- and as experts have highlighted in the past, the true number of infections could be many times higher....

 2020-08-09 14:11 

Euronews

More than 100,000 people have died of COVID-19 in Brazil...

Brazil is the second-most impacted country by COVID-19 with more than three million cases and 100,000 deaths....

 2020-08-09 13:57 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Japanese operators of bulk carrier leaking oil off Mauritius apologise for causing environmental disaster...

The operator of a Japanese bulk carrier which is leaking oil onto the waters surrounding Mauritius apologises "profusely and deeply" for causing what environmentalists fear is the worst ecological disaster the island has ever seen....

 2020-08-09 13:29 

News24

MTN considers sale of stake in Iran ride-hailing app Snapp...

While Snapp retains top spot in Iran's ride-hailing market, MTN has identified it as a non-core part of its business, says Ralph Mupita, the chief financial officer of Africa's largest wireless carrier....

 2020-08-09 13:08 

Fox News

[ World ]

Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus deaths, shows no sign of curbing outbreak...

Brazil's coronavirus death toll surpassed 100,000 Saturday night, marking a grim milestone as the outbreak shows no signs of easing five months after the first reported case in the country....

 2020-08-09 13:06 

Sky News

Minister quits after violent protests over Beirut blast as UK pledges 20m more aid...

A Lebanese government minister has quit following the devastating explosion in Beirut that killed more than 150 people, as protesters called for a sustained uprising to topple the country's leaders....

 2020-08-09 12:57 

Euronews

International donor conference kicks off to support Lebanon after Beirut blast...

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 2020-08-09 12:35 

Al Jazeera

How will Lebanon ever recover? | Start Here...

How will the country recover from the devastating blast?...

 2020-08-09 12:20 

Al Jazeera

Furious Lebanese plan new protests over Beirut blast...

Lebanese protesters say they will rally again after a night of demonstrations in which they stormed several ministries....

 2020-08-09 12:16 

Al Jazeera

India: At least 29 killed in monsoon-triggered landslide...

Search and rescue efforts after Friday's landslide hampered by torrential downpours....

 2020-08-09 12:15 

Euronews

Ireland orders multiple local lockdowns to stem 'merciless and unrelentless' coronavirus...

Movement has been restricted and restaurants, as well as sport and entertainment venues, have been closed for two weeks in the counties of Kildare, Laois and Offaly....

 2020-08-09 12:10 

Al Jazeera

A white majority for Trump and a Black VP for Biden...

Why are white male voters sticking to Trump and why is Biden likely to choose a Black woman as his running mate?...

 2020-08-09 12:04 

Deutsche Welle

Mauritius scrambles to contain massive oil spill...

Police say they were authorized to board the Japanese-owned ship as part of its investigation into the oil spill that sparked an ecological disaster. Both Japan and France said they will send disaster relief teams....

 2020-08-09 11:59 

News24

Covid-19 wrap: 19.72m global cases, NZ hits 100-day milestone, 7 die in India Covid-19 facility fire...

More than 19.72 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 726 246 have died, according to a Reuters tally....

 2020-08-09 11:53 

CBS News

[ World ]

Hong Kong fires back at "shameless" U.S. sanctions...

China slammed the United States for imposing...

 2020-08-09 11:50 

CBS News

[ Health ]

97,000 children reportedly test positive for COVID-19 as schools gear up for instruction...

Experts hope increased testing of children will help determine what role they play in transmission, as school districts around the country return to some form of school....

 2020-08-09 11:47 

CBC

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Sunday...

Australia's second-most populous state, Victoria, reported its deadliest day of the COVID-19 outbreak on Sunday, with 17 people dying, as police thwarted a planned anti-mask rally in the capital of Melbourne....

 2020-08-09 11:46 

NBC News

Afghan government to release 400 Taliban prisoners, says peace talks imminent...

Afghanistan's grand assembly approved the release of 400 Taliban prisoners Sunday, raising hopes for peace talks....

 2020-08-09 11:40 

NBC News

'They have started a war': Anger and despair in Beirut as protesters call for regime change...

Angry protesters took to the streets of Beirut Saturday to demand a new government in the wake of the devastating blast last week....

 2020-08-09 11:33 

Deutsche Welle

Bookworms celebrate Book Lovers Day...

Every year on August 9, bibliophiles celebrate Book Lovers Day. Who are these bookworms, and what do they collect? Throughout history, people have expressed their feelings towards books in remarkable ways....

 2020-08-09 11:10 

Sky News

Scientists try to create first rhino test tube baby to save near-extinct species...

The long days of summer offer little escape for the scientists of Berlin's Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research....

 2020-08-09 10:39 

Euronews

Nagasaki pleads nuclear ban on 75th anniversary of US atomic bombing...
 2020-08-09 10:36 

Al Jazeera

In South Africa, a woman is killed every three hours...

The fight to stop gender-based violence shines the light on what is described as South Africa's 'other pandemic'....

 2020-08-09 10:27 

Al Jazeera

Mauritius struggles to contain oil spill polluting its seas...

Attempts to stabilise the stricken vessel and pump 4,000 tonnes of fuel from its hold have failed....

 2020-08-09 10:17 

NBC News

As COVID-19 upends fall sports, student-athletes face uncertain futures...

As COVID-19 upends fall sports for high school athletes, it's not just the game delayed, but also scholarship opportunities...

 2020-08-09 10:12 

News24

Beirut blast: Lebanon information minister quits in first government resignation over explosion...

Lebanon's information minister Manal Abdel Samad has quit in the first government resignation since a deadly port blast killed more than 150 people and destroyed swathes of the capital....

 2020-08-09 10:04 

Deutsche Welle

India to ban imports on over 100 items of military equipment...

The Defense Ministry has said the embargo will allow India to become more self-reliant in weapons manufacturing. Since the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pushed to increase domestic production....

 2020-08-09 10:00 

Sky News

Brazil becomes second country to pass 100,000 coronavirus deaths...

Brazil has hit the grim milestone of 100,000 coronavirus deaths - only the second country in the world to do so....

 2020-08-09 09:58 

CBC

Lebanon information minister resigns as world leaders hold aid conference...

As world leaders hold talks on sending aid to Beirut after this week's catastrophic explosion in the city, Lebanon's information minister has announced her resignation....

 2020-08-09 09:37 

Al Jazeera

Afghan president agrees Taliban prisoner release...

President Ghani's statement comes after Afghan grand assembly passed a resolution on Sunday morning....

 2020-08-09 09:32 

Al Jazeera

COVID-19: Chile death toll tops 10,000...

While Brazil rightly gets most of the attention in Latin America, other countries are also passing grim milestones....

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