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 2022-11-01 11:34 

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US blocks Germany's Bertelsmann from publishing mega-merger...

A judge ruled that the planned acquistion of Simon & Schuster by Bertelsmann subsidiary Penguin Random House violates fair competition laws. The groups involved have vowed to appeal....

 2022-11-01 11:13 

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Defector's death puts focus on anti-North bias in S. Korea...

Refugees who fled the brutal regime in the North often have to disguise their roots to gain employment and accommodation, as well as to avoid everyday discrimination....

 2022-11-01 10:31 

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India: Modi to visit bridge collapse site...

Prime Minister Modi was traveling to his home state of Gujarat to meet with victims' families. Nine people have been arrested over the incident that cost 134 lives....

 2022-11-01 10:31 

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India: Modi visits Morbi bridge collapse site...

Prime Minister Modi inspected the collapsed bridge in Morbi town in Gujarat state and talked to rescuers. Nine people have been arrested over the incident that cost 134 lives....

 2022-11-01 10:28 

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Anime giant Studio Ghibli opens first theme park in Japan...

The park dives into the universe of Studio Ghibli's successful animated films like "Spirited Away" and "Howl's Moving Castle." When it opened its doors on November 1, DW was there to take it all in....

 2022-11-01 10:21 

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Kyah Simon and Indigenous football in Australia...

Indigenous Football Week is coming to an end, but women's football in Australia is changing . At the 2023 World Cup, First Nations people and their culture should be on show, as Kyah Simon's story shows....

 2022-11-01 10:10 

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Fans turn up in 'fight antisemitism' shirts at NBA game...

The shirts were a response to a social media post by Kyrie Irving of the Brooklyn Nets. He previously posted about COVID-19 conspiracies and shared content from the fringes of the internet....

 2022-11-01 09:50 

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Five facts on grain and the war in Ukraine...

Russia has pulled out of a deal to allow millions of tons of Ukrainian grain to be exported. Ukraine is one of the world's major grain producers so what does this mean for the world?...

 2022-11-01 09:48 

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Denmark votes as parties grapple for center ground...

Polls have opened in Denmark as the country elects a new parliament. The campaign had turned into a battle for centrist voters, with neither the ruling left nor the right-wing opposition likely to win a majority....

 2022-11-01 09:26 

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R.I.P.: German funeral rites and practices...

Obituaries, funeral services, grave maintenance fees: Germany has an array of laws and traditions when it comes to death and burial. But new trends are bringing change....

 2022-11-01 09:09 

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Ukraine updates: Klitschko says power, water back in Kyiv...

Power and water were back on in Kyiv, the mayor said, after Russia targeted civilian infrastructure. The German chancellor rejected Moscow's accusations that Ukraine is preparing a dirty bomb. DW has the latest....

 2022-11-01 08:37 

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Israel elections: Netanyahu seeks return to power...

Former Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hopes to make a political comeback with the support of far-right political parties like the Religious Zionism Party....

 2022-11-01 08:12 

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Why do humans eat so much meat?...

On World Vegan Day, DW looks at why humans eat so much meat when we know it's bad for the planet and our health....

 2022-11-01 05:44 

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Elon Musk dissolves Twitter board, becomes new CEO...

Elon Musk said afterwards in a tweet that the arrangement is only temporary. It is unclear if or when he will name a new board....

 2022-11-01 04:58 

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Ukraine updates: Scholz rejects Russia's 'dirty bomb' claims...

The German chancellor firmly rejected Moscow's accusations as "groundless."; Meanwhile, the UN's nuclear watchdog began its inspection after Kyiv called for an investigation. DW has the latest....

 2022-11-01 04:35 

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South Korea police admit failures at Itaewon stampede...

Police have set up a 475-member task force as the president and prime minister call for new safety measures to prevent a repeat of the tragedy....

 2022-11-01 02:54 

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50 countries call out China for human rights violations against Uyghurs...

The 50 countries expressed concern over the human rights situation in China's Xinjiang region and urged Beijing to act on the recommendations of a UN report alleging human rights violations against Uyghurs....

 2022-11-01 02:23 

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Charges laid against suspected Paul Pelosi attacker...

Investigators believe that the 42-year-old was specifically targeting Nancy Pelosi and her husband, and that the attack was premeditated. He faces charges including attempted kidnapping and attempted murder....

 2022-11-01 00:46 

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Brazil: Truckers block roads as Bolsonaro remains silent...

Jair Bolsonaro has yet to publicly comment after losing Sunday's election to Lula da Silva. In the wake of the vote, truckers who supported Bolsonaro have caused roadblocks in almost every state....

 2022-10-31 22:45 

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UK home secretary complains of migrant 'invasion'...

UK's Suella Braverman has also defended the London's treatment of refugees after critics blamed her for the "wretched'' conditions endured by thousands of of newly arrived migrants....

 2022-10-31 20:59 

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Biden criticizes oil company profits as 'windfall of war'...

US President Joe Biden called on oil and gas companies to use their record profits to help consumers. He also threatened them with tax penalties amid an energy crisis....

 2022-10-31 20:52 

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Ukraine grain deal: UN says shipments are still going out...

Russia claims that the Ukrainian grain deal cannot be implemented without Moscow. But the UN said the initiative was still in force and Ukraine pledged to continue the exports....

 2022-10-31 18:41 

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China: Foxconn employees flee amid COVID outbreak...

Employees at the world's largest iPhone factory in central China have fled after a string of COVID outbreaks. Elsewhere in China, visitors were trapped at the Disney Resort in Shanghai....

 2022-10-31 18:21 

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'Please stay with Ukraine,' says Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko...

In an interview with DW, the mayor of the Ukrainian capital said Russian forces are behaving like "terrorists" by targeting key infrastructure. He urged EU leaders not to give up their support....

 2022-10-31 18:20 

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'Heimat' director Edgar Reitz turns 90...

Edgar Reitz's epic 1984 "Heimat" films heralded a new era in German cinema, portraying history differently, becoming part of Germany's cultural heritage....

 2022-10-31 17:09 

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CAR: Militiamen found guilty of village massacre...

A UN-backed court in the Central African Republic said the three accused militiamen showed no remorse over the attacks which killed 46 civilians....

 2022-10-31 16:49 

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Tensions grow between DRC and Rwanda as rebels gain ground...

M23 rebels have intensified their activities in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, raising fears of a further deterioration of security. The African Union called for a ceasefire and negotiations to ensure peace....

 2022-10-31 16:00 

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Israel: Far right could prove key in election...

The election on November 1 could oust centrist Prime Minister Yair Lapid and see the return of his predecessor, Benjamin Netanyahu — with the help of the far right....

 2022-10-31 14:57 

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Old testament battles confirmed in new study...

Matching the biblical narrative with historical evidence is a tricky business. New research suggests geomagnetic data could help pinpoint the dates of biblical military campaigns....

 2022-10-31 14:45 

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Norway raises military alert level over Russian attack on Ukraine...

The Norwegian armed forces will do less training and more active operations, the country's prime minister said. Oslo is concerned about sabotage to its energy infrastructure....

 2022-10-31 13:30 

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Pakistan: Why is the number of illegal madrassas rising?...

Many madrassas in Islamabad operate illegally but authorities are afraid of taking action for fear of provoking a hostile response from Islamic hardliners....

 2022-10-31 13:26 

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World Cup: Which strikers do Germany need in Qatar?...

With less than two weeks until Hansi Flick announces Germany's 2022 World Cup squad, one question remains: which strikers should be on the plane to Qatar?...

 2022-10-31 12:46 

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Terror in Somalia: Who are the al-Shabab militants?...

Car bombings by al-Shabab at the weekend claimed the lives of 100 people in the Somali capital Mogadishu, spotlighting one of Africa's deadliest insurgencies. But who is the group? And what does it seek to achieve?...

 2022-10-31 12:43 

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S. Korea: Survivors recall deadly Halloween crowd crush...

Witnesses said the narrow alleys of Seoul's Itaewon district could not accommodate the thousands of revelers and authorities had not prepared a crowd-control plan....

 2022-10-31 12:21 

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Al-Shabab: Somalia's Islamist militant group...

Car bombings by al-Shabab at the weekend claimed the lives of 100 people in the Somali capital Mogadishu, spotlighting one of Africa's deadliest insurgencies. But who is the group? And what does it seek to achieve?...

 2022-10-31 12:04 

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Bavaria police find crystal meth in doughnut...

Border police in the German state of Bavaria say they found portions of crystal meth hidden inside a doughnut....

 2022-10-31 11:55 

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Brazil election: Chance for a new start under Lula?...

Brazil's incoming president, Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva, wants to renegotiate the ready-to-be-signed free trade deal with the European Union. Environmental protection is now a key issue....

 2022-10-31 11:55 

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Brazil election: A chance for a new start under Lula?...

Brazil's incoming president, Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva, wants to renegotiate a ready-to-be-signed free trade deal with the European Union. Environmental protection is now a key issue....

 2022-10-31 10:43 

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The origins of Halloween...

Halloween is not an ancient Celtic custom, nor was it invented by the American candy industry. DW explores the unique history of this spooky holiday....

 2022-10-31 10:29 

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How tragedy drove US defender to the Bundesliga...

Following the death of her younger brother, Turbine Potsdam defender Adrienne Jordan was determined to reach the Bundesliga no matter what....

 2022-10-31 10:29 

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How tragedy drove a US defender to the Bundesliga...

Following the death of her younger brother, Turbine Potsdam defender Adrienne Jordan was determined to reach the Bundesliga no matter what....

 2022-10-31 10:09 

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JUST IN — Eurozone inflation jumps to record-high 10.7%...

The jump outpaced the predictions from economists....

 2022-10-31 09:25 

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Hong Kong: Sedition trial opens for pro-democracy journalists...

Patrick Lam and Chung Pui-Kuen are being tried under a little-used colonial era law for sedition and inciting hatred. The pair were editors at Stand News, known for its protest coverage....

 2022-10-31 09:10 

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South Korea begins probe into Halloween crowd surge...

President Han Duck-soo said the government would carry out a "thorough investigation" as the casualty count continued to climb overnight. A 561-member task force will interview witnesses to the tragedy....

 2022-10-31 08:52 

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Lula da Silva: A triumphant return to power...

Lula da Silva is back at the helm. His return for a third term as president of Brazil is a political comeback that few could have expected just a few years back. DW looks at Lula's unlilkely rise from poverty to power....

 2022-10-31 08:52 

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Brazil's Lula da Silva: A triumphant return to power...

Lula da Silva is back at the helm. His return for a third term as president of Brazil is a political comeback that few could have expected just a few years back. DW looks at Lula's unlilkely rise from poverty to power....

 2022-10-31 08:43 

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Brazil presidential election: World leaders congratulate Lula...

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, US President Joe Biden, French President Emmanuel Macron and other world leaders have vowed to work closely with Lula....

 2022-10-31 08:38 

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Ukraine updates: Russia fires missiles at several cities — officials...

Kyiv mayor Vitali Klitschko said the barrage had caused a power outage in the city. Possible outages were also reported in Kharkiv and Zaporizhzhia....

 2022-10-31 07:52 

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Croatia forgets overtourism worries, for now...

The beautiful Adriatic nation saw a record number of tourists in the late summer, welcomed by businesses and the travel sector, who suffered massively during the pandemic....

 2022-10-31 06:33 

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Death toll rises in storm-hit Philippines, dozens missing...

The death toll is likely to rise further as the national disaster agency in the Philippines recorded 63 people still missing and several injured in the landslides....

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