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 2020-09-24 09:12 

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Xinjiang: Large numbers of new detention camps uncovered in report...

China has a far bigger network of detention centres than was previously thought, a report says....

 2020-09-24 08:59 

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Hancock refuses to rule out Christmas student lockdown...

Students could face Christmas at university amid coronavirus outbreaks, Matt Hancock acknowledges....

 2020-09-24 08:51 

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China's new richest person is a bottled water tycoon...

Zhong Shanshan's net worth reached $58.7bn thanks to his water and vaccine firms....

 2020-09-24 08:35 

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[ Europe ]

Belarus: Lukashenko's new mandate lacks democratic legitimacy, EU says...

Alexander Lukashenko took the oath of office in secret after winning re-election in a disputed vote....

 2020-09-24 08:19 

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Sequel to hit game Among Us cancelled...

The developers of the space-themed mystery game now say they want to focus on making the original better....

 2020-09-24 07:17 

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Rugby Championship: New Zealand oppose schedule that means Christmas in quarantine...

New Zealand Rugby criticises December's Rugby Championship schedule because players will be forced to spend Christmas in quarantine....

 2020-09-24 06:46 

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Covid-19: Rishi Sunak to unveil furlough replacement...

Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday morning....

 2020-09-24 06:22 

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Sir Harold Evans: Crusading newspaper editor dies aged 92...

The British-American journalist, publisher and author was best-known for his campaigns against injustice....

 2020-09-24 06:15 

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Obituary: Editor famed for campaigns against injustice...

A newspaper editor who became famous for his campaigning journalism....

 2020-09-24 05:50 

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[ Asia ]

Shaheen Bagh: India celebrates grandmother on Time magazine's icon list...

The annual list also features Prime Minister Narendra Modi and actor Ayushmann Khurana....

 2020-09-24 05:13 

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Pilot whales Tasmania: Australia to euthanise stranded animals...

Rescuers say it is the 'most humane' thing to do as the whales are too exhausted to be saved....

 2020-09-24 05:08 

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Jack Harrison: Why I left Manchester United to make it to Premier League...

On-loan Leeds winger Jack Harrison talks about his decision to leave Manchester United's academy to pursue his dream of playing Premier League football....

 2020-09-24 03:44 

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Claremont killings: Australian man guilty of two 1990s murders...

Bradley Robert Edwards is convicted of murdering two women in the 1990s, but acquitted of killing a third....

 2020-09-24 03:42 

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North Korea 'killed and burned South Korean official'...

The man had disappeared from a patrol boat near the border, said the South Korean defence ministry....

 2020-09-24 03:13 

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Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid welcome baby girl...

The ex-One Direction singer shares a picture with the couple's "healthy and beautiful" daughter....

 2020-09-24 02:54 

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Pilot whales Tasmania: Rescuing whales in Australia's worst stranding...

Nearly 400 whales have died in Australia's worst stranding. Jools Farrell told the BBC how rescuers help those still alive....

 2020-09-24 02:14 

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Trump: Major carmakers sue US government over China tax...

Tesla, Ford and Mercedes-Benz object to the Trump administration's import duties on Chinese parts....

 2020-09-24 02:01 

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Trump on Meghan Markle: 'I'm not a fan of hers'...

The US president spoke out after Prince Harry commented alongside his wife on the looming election....

 2020-09-24 01:53 

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Covid-19: UK volunteers could be given virus to test vaccine...

'Human challenge trials' to test the effectiveness of possible Covid vaccines may be held in London....

 2020-09-24 01:42 

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Breonna Taylor: Police officer shot during Louisville protests...

Protesters are on the streets in Louisville, after no officers were charged over Ms Taylor's death....

 2020-09-24 01:14 

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Westpac bank to pay record Australian fine over laundering breaches...

Westpac failed to adequately report 19 million transactions, some allegedly linked to child exploitation....

 2020-09-24 00:44 

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US election: Trump won't commit to peaceful transfer of power...

The president also predicted the election result will be determined before the Supreme Court....

 2020-09-24 00:12 

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Low tax on heating is bad for climate, report says...

The rich benefit most from a de facto subsidy for home heating, a report says....

 2020-09-24 00:02 

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Flu jabs limited due to high demand...

A leading chain, facing unprecedented demand, suspends its appointment booking system....

 2020-09-23 23:54 

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Coronavirus: UK lacking leadership, says ex-civil service head...

Ministers have "over-promised and under-delivered", former civil service head Lord O'Donnell says....

 2020-09-23 23:43 

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'How Ruth Bader Ginsburg personally shaped our lives'...

A plaintiff, a student and a politician speak about the late Supreme Court justice's powerful influence....

 2020-09-23 23:37 

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Covid-19: Sunak set to unveil emergency jobs scheme...

The chancellor is expected to announce new measures to replace the furlough scheme which expires next month....

 2020-09-23 23:20 

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Transracial adoption: 'I've been accused of kidnapping my white child'...

How one man went from being a "street kid" in Uganda, to adopting a white child in the US....

 2020-09-23 23:12 

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'My bank is shutting my account because of Brexit'...

Thousands of British expats living in the EU have been told their bank accounts are being closed....

 2020-09-23 23:12 

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Brexit: Seven things changing in January and others that remain unresolved...

The UK's future relationship with the EU remains uncertain - but some things will be different in 2021....

 2020-09-23 23:12 

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Brexit: Why is it so hard to reach a deal?...

Time is running out to reach a Brexit deal - what are the obstacles?...

 2020-09-23 23:11 

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Many firms 'have not considered Brexit effect'...

Only half of UK firms that trade internationally have assessed the impact of Brexit, says a business group....

 2020-09-23 23:06 

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Heroes in Harm's Way: Covid-19 show sparks sexism debate in China...

A new drama has China asking if women are being written out of its epidemic history....

 2020-09-23 23:03 

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Rwandan genocide orphan's 'miracle' WhatsApp reunion...

A girl orphaned at two during the 1994 Rwandan genocide finds relatives thanks to social media....

 2020-09-23 23:02 

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Mental Health: 'Kindness can help save lives'...

Kamilah was in a crisis when she found flowers with a note saying 'this is a gift'....

 2020-09-23 23:02 

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'Together we will make a change' - Hamilton Commission members named...

Lewis Hamilton vows to increase the numbers of black people in motorsport as he named a group to analyse the causes of a lack of diversity....

 2020-09-23 23:01 

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[ Technology ]

NHS Covid-19 app: England and Wales get smartphone contact tracing for over-16s...

Users are being urged to install the app to protect themselves and others against the resurgent virus....

 2020-09-23 23:01 

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[ Europe ]

Alexei Navalny: How his team found Novichok bottle evidence in Tomsk...

Russia's top opposition figure has left hospital but it was his colleagues who gathered the evidence....

 2020-09-23 22:56 

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The Papers: Chancellor's 'jobs lifeline to save economy'...

Thursday's papers include Rishi Sunak's plans to save jobs and anger at new restrictions....

 2020-09-23 22:26 

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Man Utd trying to drive down 36.6m Telles fee - Thursday's gossip...

Manchester United trying to drive down Telles fee, Liverpool to use Mane in Koulibaly bid, PSG want Rudiger on loan, plus more....

 2020-09-23 21:46 

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Coronavirus: Climate action cannot be another Covid victim - PM...

Boris Johnson will urge leaders to "look ahead to how we will rebuild" after the global pandemic....

 2020-09-23 21:01 

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England v West Indies: Sarah Glenn stars for England with bat and ball...

Sarah Glenn makes 26 crucial lower-order runs and picks up two wickets as England beat the West Indies in the second T20 in Derby....

 2020-09-23 20:43 

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Islamic State: Relatives of British hostage braced for coming trial...

The sister of journalist John Cantlie, who was kidnapped in 2012, speaks of her eight-year ordeal....

 2020-09-23 20:40 

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Seven-goal Newcastle thrash 10-man Morecambe...

Newcastle thrash 10-man Morecambe to ease into the fourth round of the Carabao Cup....

 2020-09-23 20:39 

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Havertz hat-trick sees Chelsea cruise past Barnsley...

New Chelsea signing Kai Havertz scores a hat-trick as the Blues thrash Barnsley to reach the the Carabao Cup fourth round....

 2020-09-23 20:22 

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England cruise to 47-run win to go 2-0 up in series...

England overcome a middle-order wobble to claim a comfortable 47-run win against West Indies in the second T20 in Derby....

 2020-09-23 19:40 

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The pandemic is fuelling a surfing boom - in Ohio corn country...

With beach holidays curtailed, some landlocked Midwesterners tried out the river surfing scene....

 2020-09-23 19:29 

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Ryan Reynolds: Hollywood star in Wrexham takeover bid...

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds believed to be involved in a takeover bid of National League side, the club says....

 2020-09-23 19:20 

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Covid in Scotland: 124 test positive in Glasgow University outbreak...

Outbreaks at two halls of residence in Glasgow force more than 600 students to self-isolate....

 2020-09-23 18:52 

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Juliette Grco: Doyenne of French singers dies at 93...

Her career spanned eight decades and she charmed audiences in France and beyond....

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