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 2022-01-05 19:22 

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Germany's Baerbock warns of Russian 'challenge' at first US trip...

German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock warned Russia against further incursions into Ukraine on her first official trip to Washington. She also said Iran squandered much trust over the nuclear deal....

 2022-01-05 19:04 

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Kazakhstan president confirms takeover of Almaty airport...

The entire country is under a state of emergency as unrest over rising fuel prices turns deadly. President Tokayev has taken control of the security council while protesters reportedly have seized Almaty airport....

 2022-01-05 18:52 

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US sanctions Bosnian Serb leader Milorad Dodik over corruption...

The actions of Serb nationalist Milorad Dodik "threaten the stability" of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the entire region, the US Treasury has said....

 2022-01-05 18:22 

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US, China COVID recovery dwarfs all others...

As economies around the world rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic, the two main superpowers are racing ahead. DW gives a snapshot of who benefits most from record-high global GDP worth $94 trillion....

 2022-01-05 17:06 

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Taiwan to establish $200 million Lithuania investment fund...

Tensions between China and Lithuania soared after Taiwan was allowed to open a de facto embassy in Vilnius. Now, Taiwan wants to help offset the financial cost that comes with angering Beijing....

 2022-01-05 17:05 

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Used clothes choke both markets and environment in Ghana...

Each week, Ghana receives 15 million items of used clothing sent from the West. But 40% of the products get discarded due to poor quality. They end up at landfills and in bodies of water, polluting entire ecosystems....

 2022-01-05 16:43 

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AFCON: Cameroon businesses hope for boost amid security fears...

The Africa Cup of Nations competition is days away, and the fever is already gripping Cameroonians, especially businesses. They have their eyes on a revival and boost in revenue....

 2022-01-05 15:44 

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How the work of radical photographer Tina Modotti stood the test of time...

Modotti's modern shots remain style-defining, with Madonna being a collector. Yet, she traded in her camera in 1931 to serve the Communist Party of Moscow....

 2022-01-05 15:08 

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Germany: Rail operator Deutsche Bahn admits major drop in punctuality...

Nearly one-quarter of high-speed trains did not reach their destination on time in 2021. Long delays and canceled trains have become routine across Germany....

 2022-01-05 14:03 

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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro discharged from hospital...

The Brazilian president said he was being discharged from a Sao Paulo hospital after experiencing abdominal pain. He has undergone at least four surgeries since 2018....

 2022-01-05 13:23 

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Kashmir: Proposal to redraw electoral map sparks gerrymandering fears...

Critics say a proposal to hand more electoral seats to Hindu-majority Jammu is an effort to push forward the interests of India's ruling BJP....

 2022-01-05 13:23 

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How India is ramping up efforts to bolster military capability...

The changing geopolitical situation and security landscape has prompted the Indian government to accelerate military modernization, say experts....

 2022-01-05 12:39 

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Bundesliga analysis: How to finish in the top four this season...

RB Leipzig and Wolfsburg are struggling to be consistent this season. Could we see unlikely Bundesliga teams finish in the Champions League spots? Tactics expert Jasmine Baba explains what it takes to make the top four....

 2022-01-05 12:34 

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Germany: Antitrust regulator says ready to tackle Google...

Google and owner Alphabet will come under increased scrutiny for anti-competitive behavior, the German competion regulator says. The authority last year gained new powers to supervise large internet companies...

 2022-01-05 11:34 

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Ethiopia 'detained, abused Tigrayans' deported from Saudi Arabia...

Human Rights Watch says Ethiopia should immediately release those they have detained without charge. It also wants Saudi Arabia to stop deportations....

 2022-01-05 11:32 

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Opinion: Novak Djokovic must tell truth to keep any respect...

Novak Djokovic is facing a serious backlash after being granted an exemption to play at the Australian Open. DW's Matt Pearson says the only way he can salvage his reputation is to front up about his vaccination views....

 2022-01-05 11:32 

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Opinion: Novak Djokovic must tell the truth to keep any respect...

Novak Djokovic is facing a serious backlash after being granted an exemption to play at the Australian Open. DW's Matt Pearson says the only way he can salvage his reputation is to front up about his vaccination views....

 2022-01-05 11:26 

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Dugri: Rapping about the Middle East conflict...

When violence between Hamas in the Gaza Strip and Israel escalated in May 2021, a Jew and an Arab Israeli released their first song: "Dugri" — straight talk. Now the duo is back with a follow up....

 2022-01-05 10:42 

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Reports: Kazakhstan protesters breach Almaty mayor's office...

Local news sources have said that demonstrators stormed the building with clubs and shields. Almaty is under an official state of emergency over widespread protests against rising fuel prices....

 2022-01-05 10:42 

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Kazakhstan protesters breach Almaty mayor's office...

Local news sources have said that demonstrators stormed the building with clubs and shields. Almaty is under an official state of emergency over widespread protests against rising fuel prices....

 2022-01-05 09:48 

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Australia: Questions surround Djokovic COVID exemption...

Tennis star Novak Djokovic could face problems entering Australia despite receiving an exemption from having a COVID jab, officials say. And he could be in for some ire from the Australian public if he does play there....

 2022-01-05 09:40 

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Who hacked Poland's opposition?...

The phones of dissident lawmakers and an opposition prosecutor have been hacked using the Pegasus spyware. Poland's government, however, shows little interest in finding the culprits....

 2022-01-05 09:29 

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Germany: Trial opens connected to murder of lawmaker Walter Lbcke...

Elmar J. is accused of selling a revolver to convicted killer Stephan Ernst three years before the assassination of Lbcke. The murder was the first slaying of a politician by a neo-Nazi in post-war German history....

 2022-01-05 08:39 

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Germany's Baerbock heads to Washington in first US trip...

The German foreign minister has stressed the importance of US-German ties ahead of her first official Washington visit. Tensions with Russia over Ukraine are likely to dominate the agenda of talks....

 2022-01-05 08:28 

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8 things to know about the Luther Bible...

From mysterious ink stains from an alleged fight with the devil to women lost in translation, there are many surprising facts surrounding Luther's version of the Bible, translated 500 years ago....

 2022-01-05 08:00 

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Coronavirus Digest: Germany needs 15 million more boosters to slow omicron...

Germany's health minister has said that the country would need 15 million more booster doses to curb the spread of omicron. Meanwhile. Australia's health system is under strain amid a rising caseload. DW has the latest....

 2022-01-05 07:49 

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Fact check: How do I spot manipulated images?...

So you see an outrageous or unbelievable image online — is it really too good to be true? If an image seems fishy, something is likely awry. But how can you prove if a picture has been manipulated? Here are a few tips....

 2022-01-05 03:55 

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Biden plans address on January 6 as Trump cancels event...

Former US President Donald Trump has dropped a press briefing planned for the one-year anniversary of the capitol siege. President Joe Biden is set to give a speech addressing the "historical significance" of the event....

 2022-01-05 03:16 

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Kazakhstan government resigns following fuel price protests...

The announcement came hours after the government declared a two-week state of emergency following protests over surging fuel prices. Protesters had earlier demanded the government resign....

 2022-01-05 00:08 

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North Korea fires projectile off east coast...

According to the Japanese coast guard, the projectile could be a ballistic missile....

 2022-01-05 00:08 

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North Korea fires projectile into sea off east coast...

Japanese and South Korean authorities have said the projectile is presumed to be a ballistic missile, which would be the first such launch by North Korea since October 2021....

 2022-01-04 21:30 

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Kazakhstan declares state of emergency amid mass protests...

A two-week state of emergency has been declared following protests over surging fuel prices....

 2022-01-04 21:30 

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Kazakhstan declares state of emergency amid fuel price protests...

A two-week state of emergency has been declared following protests over surging fuel prices. A government announcement that it would lower prices failed to appease the protesters....

 2022-01-04 20:52 

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Nirvana: Baby on Nevermind album sees case dismissed...

Spencer Elden sued 15 people — including the band's surviving members and the estate of the late Kurt Cobain — over sexual exploitation. The plaintiff has until January 13 to file a new appeal....

 2022-01-04 19:41 

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France vows action on femicide after 3 more women killed...

The killings of three women on the first day of 2022 have evoked massive outcry over France's growing problem of femicide. Activists have criticized the government's inability to rein in deadly domestic violence....

 2022-01-04 19:06 

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Brazil adrift: A recap of Jair Bolsonaro's third year as president...

In 2021, Bolsonaro wrapped up his third year in office. A look at how he handled the pandemic, international relations and reached record levels of disapproval....

 2022-01-04 18:20 

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Prince Andrew: US judge to rule 'soon' on sex abuse lawsuit...

The British royal's lawyers claim he is exempt from a sexual assault lawsuit. This comes 24 hours after it was revealed Jeffrey Epstein paid Virginia Giuffre $500,000 to settle sex abuse allegations....

 2022-01-04 17:45 

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US arrests suspect in assassination of Haitian president...

Interpol had issued a red alert for the Colombian man in connection with the killing of President Jovenel Moise. Charges are reported to include attempted murder, armed robbery and conspiracy....

 2022-01-04 17:45 

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US charges suspect in assassination of Haitian president...

Interpol had issued a red alert for the Colombian man in connection with the killing of President Jovenel Moise. Charges include conspiring to kidnap and conspiring to kill outside the US....

 2022-01-04 17:28 

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India: Police arrest 2 over fake auction of Muslim women...

It is the first arrest over a fake website that offered prominent Muslim women for sale. Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai was among the women listed on the site....

 2022-01-04 17:07 

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Sudan security forces use teargas to disperse protesters...

Anti-coup protesters have again taken to the streets following Prime Minister Adballa Hamdok's resignation. Demonstrators want the military-led ruling council disbanded....

 2022-01-04 16:57 

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New corona variant identified in France...

B.1.640.2 was discovered in a traveler returning from Cameroon and has even more mutations than Omicron. And a first "Flurona" case has occurred in Israel....

 2022-01-04 16:49 

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Israel ends ban on surrogacy for same-sex couples...

Six months after a Supreme Court decision, Israel has opened surrogacy to every citizen — including same-sex couples, single men and transgender people....

 2022-01-04 16:26 

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Political dynasties breeding crises in Africa analysts say...

Political dynasties are not new, with families grooming and later handing over power to their offspring. However, analysts say this practice is detrimental to African countries....

 2022-01-04 15:57 

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South Africa: Zuma-era graft report given to President Ramaphosa...

Almost four years after it began, the Zondo Commission has completed the first part of its anti-graft report. Two more installments are expected before those implicated are likely to be prosecuted....

 2022-01-04 15:28 

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Will COVID-19 stop the Bundesliga again?...

Bayern Munich have reported several new cases of COVID-19 among key players, and the champions are far from alone. With players returning from winter breaks around the world, can the Bundesliga return as planned?...

 2022-01-04 14:32 

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COVID: US reports global record of 1 million daily cases...

The US saw a record high increase in the number of daily COVID-19 cases as the heavily mutated omicron variant spread at a dizzying pace....

 2022-01-04 14:14 

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After PM resigns, Sudan's democracy at crossroads again...

Some have greeted Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok's resignation as a reason for pro-democracy forces to unite. Others fear the Sudanese military will now simply take over....

 2022-01-04 14:08 

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Germany's election year 2022 — What's in store for German politics?...

There are four state elections set for this year for the German parties to fight. While the high-flying Social Democrats want to consolidate their power, the conservative Christian Democrats need to win back lost voters....

 2022-01-04 14:05 

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COVID: India braces for third wave due to omicron variant...

Although omicron is more infectious than the delta variant, officials say that the rate of hospitalization is likely to be lower. Also, hospitals are better prepared now than they were last year....

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