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 2022-01-10 09:51 

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Kazakhstan: Putin says Russia will not allow revolutions...

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev claims Islamists had sought to launch a coup under the guise of protest. The country had been targeted by "international terrorism," according to Vladimir Putin....

 2022-01-10 09:22 

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Germany's coal phaseout: The last farmer standing...

Ltzerath in western Germany is sert to disappear for the sake of brown coal mining. All 90 residents have been relocated. Only one, Eckhardt Heukamp, vows to stay....

 2022-01-10 09:14 

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Reunion Island plans to go green...

France's overseas territory Reunion Island is aiming to produce all of its energy through renewables by the end of 2028. While activists agree on the target, they disagree on the method....

 2022-01-10 09:12 

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US and Russia begin talks on Ukraine crisis...

The negotiations kick off a week of diplomacy aimed at easing tensions over Ukraine. Russia's deputy foreign minister has predicted "difficult" talks....

 2022-01-10 09:10 

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How colonial powers presented people in 'human zoos'...

Up into the 20th century, ethnological shows presented people as exotic objects. Two exhibitions shed light on the cruel colonial history....

 2022-01-10 08:45 

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Golden Globes goes ahead without TV coverage...

Amid ongoing controversy over a lack of diversity, the Golden Globes were announced via social media last night. "Power of the Dog" and "West Side Story" dominated the top prizes....

 2022-01-10 08:45 

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Golden Globes awarded without TV coverage...

Amid ongoing controversy over a lack of diversity, the Golden Globes were announced via social media last night. "Power of the Dog" and "West Side Story" dominated the top prizes....

 2022-01-10 08:24 

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Russia tops agenda on German foreign minister's Italy trip...

Ahead of her trip, Annalena Baerbock also praised Italy as a key ally in creating a green economy and working on a single European asylum system....

 2022-01-10 06:31 

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Novak Djokovic: Australian court orders release from detention...

An Australian court has rejected the Serbian tennis star's visa cancellation. However, the Australian government may yet still order him to be deported....

 2022-01-10 06:29 

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Political dynasties fueling 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....

 2022-01-10 06:27 

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Opinion: Putin gets his way as West scrambles...

Russia's President Putin is set to bask in the global limelight as a series of high-profile conferences on security in Europe kicks off this week. What could be better for an autocratic ruler, says DW's Bernd Riegert....

 2022-01-10 05:07 

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Aung San Suu Kyi: Myanmar jails former leader for 4 more years...

Aung San Suu Kyi was convicted of three criminal charges. She is on trial for nearly a dozen cases that carry maximum sentences of more than 100 years in prison....

 2022-01-10 04:46 

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Ethiopia: Aid agencies suspend work in northwest Tigray after deadly strike...

Aid organizations have halted humanitarian efforts following the latest air raid in Ethiopia's Tigray region. The strike reportedly killed civilians in a camp for displaced people....

 2022-01-10 01:05 

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US comedian Bob Saget found dead...

The Full House star was found dead in an Orlando hotel....

 2022-01-09 20:50 

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Thousands protest COVID curbs in Europe amid omicron surge...

Vaccine skeptics and others angered by COVID curbs protested in Brussels, Prague and other European cities. Omicron is driving up cases across the EU, with experts warning unvaccinated people are especially at risk....

 2022-01-09 20:35 

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New York City apartment fire kills at least 19...

The blaze in the Bronx hospitalized dozens of people, with hundreds of firefighters reporting to the scene. Victims were reportedly found on every floor of the apartment building....

 2022-01-09 19:13 

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Mali: West African leaders agree on sanctions after coup...

West African leaders have imposed punitive measures on Mali as the military stalls a return to civilian rule. The move comes as regional leaders met in Ghana to discuss the crisis....

 2022-01-09 18:59 

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AFCON underway as hosts Cameroon come from behind to beat Burkina Faso...

Three years later than originally planned, the Africa Cup of Nations finally got underway in Yaound, Cameroon. Following the opening ceremony, the hosts got off to a winning start but they suffered an early setback....

 2022-01-09 18:24 

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Sudan protest organizers reject UN mediation offer...

One of Sudan's leading protest organizers has refused a UN call for dialogue aimed at restoring civilian rule. The UN has hoped to broker talks between the anti-coup movement and the military....

 2022-01-09 17:29 

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Germany: Police arrest teen after allegedly killing couple...

The 18-year-old is suspected of stabbing a married couple to death in their home in southern Germany. The teen's motive — as well as his connection to the family — remain unclear....

 2022-01-09 17:29 

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German police arrest teen after alleged killing of couple...

The 18-year-old is suspected of stabbing a married couple to death in their home in southern Germany. A motive — as well as the teen's connection to the family — remain unclear....

 2022-01-09 17:07 

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AFCON: The Comoros 'Coelacanths' coming to Cameroon...

Nicknamed after an endangered fish, the footballers from the Comoros are far from dying out. The 'Coelacanths'; have qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time thanks to minimalist tactics and team spirit....

 2022-01-09 17:07 

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AFCON: Comoros 'Coelacanths' coming to Cameroon...

Nicknamed after an endangered fish, the footballers from Comoros are far from dying out. The Coelacanths have qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time thanks to minimalist tactics and team spirit....

 2022-01-09 17:07 

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AFCON: Comoros 'Coelacanths' at AFCON for the first time...

Nicknamed after an endangered fish, the footballers from Comoros are far from dying out. The Coelacanths have qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time thanks to minimalist tactics and team spirit....

 2022-01-09 15:11 

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Dictators in Africa using social media to cling to power...

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni is suspected of using fake social media accounts to consolidate his power. He wouldn't be the only one in Africa. Is social media becoming a threat to democracy on the continent?...

 2022-01-09 14:44 

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Coronavirus digest: UK minister backs reducing self-isolation period...

A top UK minister has given his support to a five-day self-isolation period. Meanwhile 14 million residents of a Chinese city are being tested after a cluster of cases is found. Follow DW for the latest....

 2022-01-09 13:06 

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Ex-Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz joins anti-racism NGO...

The former chancellor of Austria has been appointed co-chairman of anti-racism group ECTR just a few months after leaving office amid a corruption scandal....

 2022-01-09 13:06 

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Austria's former Chancellor Sebastian Kurz joins anti-racism NGO...

Sebastian Kurz has been appointed co-chairman of the European Council on Tolerance and Reconciliation, just a few months after leaving office amid a corruption scandal....

 2022-01-09 11:20 

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Opinion: Djokovic case has exposed Australia's cruel border policies...

Australian politicians have long used their harsh border policies for cheap political tricks. It's time to rethink this fortress approach, says DW's Alistair Walsh....

 2022-01-09 11:09 

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Taliban arrest prominent Afghan academic for 'dissent'...

Professor Faizullah Jalal has openly criticized the Taliban since the group took over Afghanistan last year. However, his family disputed the posts which the Taliban claim he made on social media....

 2022-01-09 10:20 

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Russia says not hopeful ahead of talks with US over Ukraine...

Moscow was "disappointed4; with signals from the US ahead of the talks in Geneva, where the two sides are set to discuss the crisis at the Ukrainian border....

 2022-01-09 09:16 

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EU: Nuclear energy will require '20 billion per year' until 2050...

Nuclear power will play a "fundamental role" in meeting Europe's energy demands, said EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton to French newspaper Journal du Dimanche....

 2022-01-09 08:42 

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Djokovic handed prizes to young players day after testing for COVID-19...

Novak Djokovic was seen posing with about 20 young tennis players in Belgrade a day after he allegedly tested positive for COVID-19. This test plays a key role in his visa dispute with the Australian government....

 2022-01-09 06:34 

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Thousands detained after Kazakhstan unrest...

Over 5,000 people have been arrested after a wave of deadly protests that triggered a political crisis in Kazakhstan. Hundreds of police cars were destroyed in the violence....

 2022-01-09 04:36 

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EU to step up fight against child abuse content...

Under current EU rules, tech companies such as Facebook and Google have a choice whether or not to follow up on child abuse offenses....

 2022-01-09 03:19 

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Marilyn Bergman, Oscar-winning lyricist, dies at 93...

The award-winning composer was known for classics like "The Windmills of Your Mind," and "The Way We Were."...

 2022-01-09 01:15 

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UK COVID deaths pass 150,000 amid omicron surge...

The British prime minister has mourned the "terrible toll" of the pandemic, urging citizens to get vaccinated or boosted. Russia is the only European country with a higher death toll....

 2022-01-09 00:28 

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Saudi princess released from jail...

Princess Basmah Bint Saud has been a vocal critic of the kingdom's treatment of women. She was arrested three years ago when she was about to travel overseas for medical treatment....

 2022-01-08 23:53 

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Brazil: Several dead as cliff collapses on boats...

At least six people are reported dead, while 20 others are still missing. Officials suggest that heavy rains were the cause of the accident....

 2022-01-08 22:20 

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Nigeria's president condemns killings in Zamfara state...

Nigerian authorities estimate 200 people or more were killed in Zamfara state during attacks by armed bandits. The attacks came after military airstrikes on the marauders' hideouts....

 2022-01-08 21:11 

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Bundesliga: Borussia Dortmund storm back to beat Eintracht Frankfurt...

Eintracht Frankfurt blew a 2-0 lead, with Borussia Dortmund turning on the style to win with three goals in the final 19 minutes. A "calm and measured" halftime team talk from coach Marco Rose proved the right approach....

 2022-01-08 20:12 

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Amid Kazakhstan unrest, Almaty residents seek bread and information...

After days of violent anti-government protests, the situation in Kazakhstan's largest city, Almaty, appears to have stabilized. DW spoke with residents who are now wondering what's next....

 2022-01-08 19:59 

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James Webb telescope deployed in space...

The James Webb Space Telescope completed its deployment phase and unfolded its final mirror panel. A successor to the Hubble Space Telescope, it is the most powerful telescope ever built to date....

 2022-01-08 19:20 

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Ethiopian airstrike kills 56 civilians, Tigray fighters say...

Tigrayan forces have claimed that dozens of civilians in a camp for internally displaced people were killed in a government airstrike — indicating conflict is still ongoing despite recent reconciliation efforts....

 2022-01-08 18:23 

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Sudan: UN mediates to end crisis after coup...

The United Nations is launching talks between "all key civilian and military stakeholders" in a bid to solve a political crisis triggered by the October military coup....

 2022-01-08 17:46 

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Turkmenistan wants to close 'Gates of Hell' gas crater...

Turkmenistan's president said he wants to close a popular tourist attraction known as the "Gates of Hell." The site is a spectacular natural gas crater that has burned for decades....

 2022-01-08 17:03 

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Egypt releases jailed Palestinian activist Ramy Shaath...

The Egyptian-Palestinian activist was forced to renounce his Egyptian citizenship and has left for France, his family said. He had been in pre-trial detention for over two years....

 2022-01-08 15:58 

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Czech tennis player Voracova leaves Australia, officials say...

Czech Renata Voracova was detained in the same hotel as tennis star Novak Djokovic over a COVID vaccine dispute. Meanwhile, Djokovic's lawyers said he had COVID last month....

 2022-01-08 15:52 

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AFCON: Ethiopia's soccer team hopes to unite country...

Ethiopia kicks off its Africa Cup of Nations campaign on January 9 in Cameroon. The national team is seeking to rally the country behind it as the Horn of Africa nation faces its worst crisis in decades....

 2022-01-08 15:49 

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Coronavirus digest: Restaurants in Germany criticize new restrictions...

The German Hotels and Restaurants Association has criticized new rules requiring a negative test or booster shots for diners. Meanwhile, South Africa is urging its citizens to get vaccinated. Follow DW for the latest....

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