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 2022-09-17 18:46 

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Iran: Protest over woman's death in custody turns violent...

Twenty-two-year-old Mahsa Amini died after being arrested by Iran's morality police. Following her funeral, security forces reportedly fired tear gas against angry protesters....

 2022-09-17 18:44 

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Senegal gets its first prime minister since 2019...

Amadou Ba will be the new premier after Senegalese President Macky Sall decided to re-establishes the position three years after abolishing the role....

 2022-09-17 18:16 

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Hungary: Shocking confession in Roma murder case garners zero interest...

After 13 years, the man convicted of a series of neo-Nazi murders has given a shocking and bizarre confession. But no one in Hungary seems to be interested, and it remains unclear if investigators will reopen the case....

 2022-09-17 17:09 

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Serbia: EuroPride march goes ahead through Belgrade amid violent scenes...

Serbian riot police clashed with counterprotesters as the LGBTQ march, banned earlier, went ahead....

 2022-09-17 17:09 

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Serbian police clash with right-wingers protesting EuroPride march...

Right-wing groups tried to disrupt the march through the capital Belgrade, but police created a secure corridor for the parade....

 2022-09-17 15:59 

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Bayern Munich lose to Augsburg, stretching Bundesliga winless run to four...

The Bundesliga champions' winless run stretches to four Bundesliga games as Berisha's 59th minute was enough to secure them the win. Augsburg goalkeeper Rafal Gikiewicz was the hero of the day due to a series of saves....

 2022-09-17 15:36 

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Bundesliga: Dortmund win Revierderby against Schalke...

Youssoufa Moukoko's goal was enough for the home side to secure a win over rivals Schalke in the first Revierderby to take place in front of a full house. Marco Reus was subbed off i nthe 30th minute due to an injury....

 2022-09-17 14:46 

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Footballer Paul Pogba's brother to appear before judge amid extortion claims...

Paul Pogba's brother posted a video on Instagram promising to publish "great revelations" about the player, with Pogba following it up with a legal statement where he said he was being extorted....

 2022-09-17 14:17 

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Tensions mount in Belgrade ahead of EuroPride march...

The pan-European LGBTI+ event was banned earlier in the week, but organizers have now been given the go-ahead, despite threats from anti-gay groups....

 2022-09-17 14:17 

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EuroPride march goes ahead through Belgrade amidst violent scenes...

Serbian riot police clashed with counterprotesters as the LGBTQ march, banned earlier, went ahead....

 2022-09-17 12:50 

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Oktoberfest kicks off in Munich after 2-year break...

The world-famous beer festival opened in Germany after two years of hiatus due to the COVID pandemic. Amid economic pressure, beer prices at the event are about 15% higher than in 2019....

 2022-09-17 12:22 

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Bundesliga: Frankfurt, Bayern draw in historic evening for women's game in Germany...

The women's Bundesliga's 22/23 season started with a bang, with the league's all-time spectator record being broken. The game itself saw Frankfurt secure a 0-0 against title challengers Bayern....

 2022-09-17 11:52 

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Fiji PM says assault charges against his son should not be politicized...

The son of Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama was arrested in Australia this month and faces multiple charges, including common assault and stalking....

 2022-09-17 11:17 

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Inflation and boycotts could spell trouble for Tunisia...

With political conflict escalating and inflation rising, Tunisians are pessimistic and cash-strapped. Many are considering leaving. Others are preparing to protest — again....

 2022-09-17 10:33 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Scholz says Putin still pursuing 'imperialist goal'...

After their phone call, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said Russian President Vladimir Putin's goals in Ukraine remain unchanged. Meanwhile, Russia is reportedly establishing a defensive line in Donbas. DW has the latest....

 2022-09-17 08:57 

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#NAFO: Ukraine's info warriors battling Russian trolls...

The North Atlantic Fella's Organization, or NAFO, is a global internet army employing witty memes — most featuring a dog — that challenges Russian disinformation online....

 2022-09-17 08:23 

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Japan, Australia brace for major floods, storms hit Americas...

Japanese authorities have warned of possibly unprecedented storms. It comes as several countries across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans face extreme weather events....

 2022-09-17 08:02 

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India reintroduces cheetahs into the wild...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated his birthday by reintroducing cheetahs flown from Namibia into the wild at the Kuno National Park. The Asiatic cheetah was declared domestically extinct in 1952....

 2022-09-17 07:28 

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Ban on Serbia's EuroPride parade condemned as 'pretext'...

Belgrade was set to be the first Balkan metropolis to host EuroPride, but the parade was canceled, supposedly for security concerns. Activists say that's a pretext, and want to go ahead....

 2022-09-17 06:16 

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Pawnbrokers, winners of Germany's growing economic crisis...

Prices are rising in Germany. And as they do, more Germans are turning to their local pawnbroker to make ends meet. One small-town pawnbroker predicts that business is only going to get better....

 2022-09-17 04:42 

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US: Biden meets relatives of Americans jailed in Russia...

Brittney Griner and Paul Whelan were sentenced to jail time by Russian courts on charges that the US deems "unacceptable4;. President Joe Biden reassured their families that he was working on bringing them home....

 2022-09-17 02:31 

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South Africa and US pledge further cooperation...

South Africa and the US have vowed to work more closely in areas such as climate change and security, despite disagreement on the war in Ukraine....

 2022-09-17 02:22 

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US DOJ asks appeals court to lift Mar-a-Lago examination hold...

A federal judge had previously denied the request, impeding the US Department of Justice (DOJ) probe into classified documents reportedly found at Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence....

 2022-09-16 21:57 

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Tunisia introduces 5-year jail term for 'fake news'...

A term of up to 10 years is also possible for fake news deemed to target top officials. Tunisia's president was awarded additional powers following a referendum in July....

 2022-09-16 20:20 

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Fact check: Is the West responsible for floods in Pakistan?...

Pakistan's devastating floods have reignited the debate that the West is responsible for the effects of climate change in the Global South. Scientists say extreme weather events have become more common. DW investigates....

 2022-09-16 18:55 

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'Depositor heists' force bank closures in Lebanon...

Five banks were stormed by desperate depositors in Lebanon Friday making it seven heists this week alone. Those "liberating" their money have been greeted as heroes. Banks are now regrouping....

 2022-09-16 18:29 

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Iran's president calls for probe after woman's death in morality police custody...

Mahsa Amini was arrested when officers apparently found fault with her headscarf or hijab and died in their custody. The country's president wants her death to be investigated with "urgency and special attention.''...

 2022-09-16 18:12 

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Opinion: Anti-Americanism won't make Xi king of Asia...

Chinese leader Xi Jinping is hoping to forge an anti-Western alliance through the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. He will not succeed, DW's Konstantin Eggert writes....

 2022-09-16 17:27 

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McDonald's faces worldwide reports of sexual harassment...

For years, workers at McDonald's around the globe have complained of sexual harassment. As part of a push for corporate accountability, the fast-food chain's accusers were invited to speak at the European Parliament....

 2022-09-16 17:23 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: Evidence of war crimes near Izium, Zelenskyy says...

Ukraine's president denounced Russia's military as "torturers" as officials began exhuming bodies from a mass burial site near a town recently recaptured by Kyiv's forces. DW rounds up the latest....

 2022-09-16 16:00 

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Angola after the election: No rest for the opposition nor the president...

Many Angolans have doubts about last month's election result. But there is little they could do to protest, as Joao Lourenco was sworn in as president. Even action taken on the international stage may change nothing....

 2022-09-16 15:43 

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Children: The forgotten victims of war crimes...

More than 452 million children worldwide live with war. Their injuries and deaths are rarely investigated, and crimes against them rarely punished....

 2022-09-16 15:10 

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Amsterdam's overcrowded Schiphol airport cuts passenger numbers...

The airport outside the Netherland capital, one of Europe's busiest air hubs, is struggling with long lines mainly due to a staff shortage....

 2022-09-16 14:47 

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Denmark: Former spy chief charged with leaking state secrets...

Prosecutors allege that Lars Findsen passed confidential information to journalists, amongst others. His detention came amid revelations that Danish intelligence was working with US intelligence in Washington....

 2022-09-16 14:15 

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Ukraine tops agenda of G7 parliamentary speakers summit in Berlin...

The chairman of Ukraine's parliament asked for 'new, modern weapons' as US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi met with German leaders. Pelosi called on allies to continue its aid to Kyiv amidst recent military gains....

 2022-09-16 14:12 

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Denmark: Europe's 'get-hitched-quick' destination...

The Scandinavian country is popular among those facing hurdles getting married elsewhere. DW's Shabnam Surita explores the 'Denmark model' of hassle-free marriage....

 2022-09-16 14:05 

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India sees spike in suicides among wage workers...

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic over the last two years, and the absence of a social security net, has led to a marked increase in suicide among daily wage workers....

 2022-09-16 13:15 

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Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan agree to ceasefire after deadly clashes...

A flare-up of fighting along their disputed border killed several and wounded dozens in recent days. Russia offered to mediate to find a more permanent solution....

 2022-09-16 13:15 

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Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan cease-fire short-lived...

A flare-up of fighting along their disputed border killed several and wounded dozens in recent days. Russia offered to mediate to find a more permanent solution....

 2022-09-16 12:44 

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What does the future hold for the Commonwealth in Africa?...

Is the Commonwealth of Nations more than just a post-colonial club? As King Charles III becomes its new ceremonial head, Africans and once-colonized people are wondering what purpose it serves in the 21st century....

 2022-09-16 11:51 

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South Korea's revenge politics target new opposition...

For decades, leading South Korean politicians have been caught up in corruption cases spearheaded by their political opponents. However, critics say it is time rival factions learned how to get along....

 2022-09-16 11:06 

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Completed Humboldt Forum opens in Berlin...

The eastern wing, the last section of the Humboldt Forum museum to be completed, is finally inaugurated. Highlights of the presentation are the Benin Bronzes, considered looted art....

 2022-09-16 10:25 

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Alexander Zverev: How a diabetic can reach the highest level of competitive sport...

With the right treatment and management, diabetes need not be a barrier for athletes looking to perform at an elite level. Germany's best male tennis player, Alexander Zverev, is a case in point....

 2022-09-16 09:59 

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Oliver Stone: Courting controversy with 'Nuclear'...

The US film director's documentary, which premiered at the recently concluded Venice Film Festival, advocates nuclear energy as the solution to end the climate crisis....

 2022-09-16 09:52 

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Trick your brain to stop worrying and overthinking...

Overthinking and excessive worrying create feelings of distress and restlessness that may lead to anxiety or depression if left undealt with. Taking back control of your thoughts is the key to feeling peaceful again....

 2022-09-16 09:52 

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How to trick your brain to stop worrying and overthinking...

Overthinking and excessive worrying create feelings of distress and restlessness that may lead to anxiety or depression if left undealt with. Taking back control of your thoughts is the key to feeling peaceful again....

 2022-09-16 09:49 

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Russia-Ukraine updates: US announces new military aid...

The $600 million package is meant to support Kyiv's counteroffensive, that has seen Ukrainian forces make recent advances against the Russian army....

 2022-09-16 09:45 

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Energy crisis: Can large-scale heat pumps replace fossil fuels for heating?...

Oil, coal and gas still provide most energy for heating in Germany. Large-scale heat pumps offer a cost-effective, climate-neutral alternative that use waste heat and environmental heat....

 2022-09-16 09:39 

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Is the energy crisis the final nail in Germany's export-dependent economic model?...

Germany is heavily exposed to the trade headwinds which have beset the global economy in recent years. The energy crisis is the latest, and there are fears it could fatally undermine German exporters....

 2022-09-16 09:30 

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Germany: Armed forces must be 'best-equipped in Europe,' Scholz says...

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has urged Europe to take on more responsibility in NATO, with Vladimir Putin aiming to make Russia an "imperial power" on the continent....

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