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 2021-06-12 13:51 

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Spanish child found tied to anchor died from drowning, autopsy finds...

The child whose body was found inside a bag weighted down with an anchor in the ocean off the Spanish island of Tenerife died from drowning, an autopsy found on Saturday, as rescuers prepared to renew the maritime search for her infant sister....

 2021-06-12 13:45 

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UK PM voices 'serious concern' over Delta variant in hint at delay to lockdown end...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday expressed "serious concern" about rising infections of the Delta variant of coronavirus, in remarks that lent weight to reports he is set to delay lifting England's last remaining lockdown curbs...

 2021-06-12 13:45 

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UPDATE 1-UK PM voices 'serious concern' over Delta variant in hint at delay to lockdown end...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday expressed "serious concern" about rising infections of the Delta variant of coronavirus, in remarks that lent weight to reports he is set to delay lifting England's last remaining lockdown curbs...

 2021-06-12 13:42 

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UPDATE 1-U.S. screens 2.02 mln airport passengers Friday - highest since March 2020...
 2021-06-12 13:40 

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Nigerian police fire teargas to break up protests over rising insecurity...
 2021-06-12 13:32 

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Biden to hold solo news conference after Putin summit...

U.S. President Joe Biden will hold a solo news conference after meeting his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin next week, denying the former KGB spy an elevated international platform to castigate the West and sow discord....

 2021-06-12 13:22 

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Toshiba board to hold emergency meeting on Sunday, sources say...

Toshiba Corp directors will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss reassigning the candidates for three key board committees ahead of a June 25 shareholder meeting, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....

 2021-06-12 13:22 

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UPDATE 2-Toshiba board to hold emergency meeting on Sunday, sources say...

Toshiba Corp directors will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss reassigning the candidates for three key board committees ahead of a June 25 shareholder meeting, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....

 2021-06-12 13:13 

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CORRECTED-Chile shuts capital Santiago once more as vaccines fail to quell rampant cases...
 2021-06-12 13:10 

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UPDATE 1-Moscow residents told to stay off work to combat COVID-19...

Moscow's mayor has effectively declared a public holiday for all of next week to combat a surge in COVID-19 cases....

 2021-06-12 12:54 

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U.S. screens 2.02 million airport passengers Friday - highest since March 2020...

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it screened 2.02 million passengers on Friday at U.S. airports, the highest number since March 2020 when the coronavirus pandemic slashed travel demand....

 2021-06-12 12:47 

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Head of WTO says she hopes there will be no UK-EU trade war...

The head of the World Trade Organization said on Saturday she hoped that post-Brexit tensions between Britain and the European Union would not escalate into a trade war....

 2021-06-12 12:47 

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Moscow mayor makes June 15-19 non-working days amid COVID rise...

Moscow's mayor, Sergei Sobyanin, on Saturday said June 15 to 19 would be non-working days and that all bars, restaurants and venues should close by 11 p.m. in the capital until June 20 amid a sharp rise in coronavirus cases....

 2021-06-12 12:45 

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German foreign minister urges flexibility, pragmatism in Iran talks...
 2021-06-12 12:45 

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Fire engulfing Pertamina refinery remains ablaze, says CEO...

A fire at an oil refinery owned by Indonesia's Pertamina at Cilacap, Central Java, was still ablaze on Saturday, the CEO of the state energy firm said on Saturday, though she added it wouldn't impact the plant's operations....

 2021-06-12 12:44 

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Rising UK COVID cases are 'serious, serious concern', Johnson says...

Rising COVID case numbers and hospitalisations are a matter of...

 2021-06-12 12:40 

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German foreign minister urges flexibility, pragmatism in Iran talks...
 2021-06-12 12:39 

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UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia bars foreign travellers from Haj over COVID-19...
 2021-06-12 12:37 

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Rising UK COVID cases are 'serious, serious concern', Johnson says...

Rising COVID case numbers and hospitalisations are a matter of "serious, serious concern", British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday, adding he was less optimistic about reopening the country than he was last month....

 2021-06-12 12:36 

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U.S. screens 2.02 mln airport passengers Friday - highest since March 2020...

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said it screened 2.02 million passengers on Friday at U.S. airports, the highest number since March 2020 when the coronavirus pandemic slashed travel demand....

 2021-06-12 12:31 

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UK will do "whatever it takes" to protect N.Ireland trade, says Johnson...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned the European Union on Saturday that London would "do whatever it takes" to ensure that trade flows freely between Britain and its province of Northern Ireland, including triggering a safeguard clause....

 2021-06-12 12:25 

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Toshiba directors to hold emergency meeting on board reassignments, sources say...

Toshiba Corp directors will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday to discuss reassigning candidates for three key board committees ahead of a June 25 shareholder meeting, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters....

 2021-06-12 12:25 

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G7 rivals China with grand infrastructure plan...

The Group of Seven richest democracies on Saturday sought to counter China's growing influence by offering developing nations an infrastructure plan that would rival President Xi Jinping's multi-trillion-dollar Belt and Road initiative....

 2021-06-12 12:24 

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Rising UK COVID cases are 'serious, serious concern', Johnson says...

Rising COVID case numbers and hospitalisations are a matter of "serious, serious concern", British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday, adding he was less optimistic about reopening the country than he was last month....

 2021-06-12 12:24 

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Russia's Putin says 18 mln citizens have received COVID-19 vaccine - Ifax...

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that 18 million Russians had so far been vaccinated against COVID-19, the Interfax news agency reported....

 2021-06-12 12:21 

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G7 rivals China with grand infrastructure plan...
 2021-06-12 12:21 

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Olympics-Reigning 400m champion Horton misses Australia team for Tokyo...

Reigning Olympic champion Mack Horton was the major casualty on day one of the Australian Olympic team swimming trials as he fell just short of qualifying in a scintillating 400 metres freestyle final....

 2021-06-12 12:19 

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UPDATE 2-G7 rivals China with grand infrastructure plan...

The Group of Seven richest democracies on Saturday sought to counter China's growing influence by offering developing nations an infrastructure plan that would rival President Xi Jinping's multi-trillion-dollar Belt and Road initiative....

 2021-06-12 12:15 

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Nigerian police fire tear gas to break up protests over rising insecurity...
 2021-06-12 12:13 

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India cuts taxes on medicines and equipment to treat COVID-19...
 2021-06-12 12:13 

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UPDATE 1-India cuts taxes on medicines and equipment to treat COVID-19...

India on Saturday cut taxes on medical equipment such as oxygen concentrators and drugs used to treat COVID-19 infections, after widespread criticism over healthcare costs during a devastating second wave of the virus in April and May....

 2021-06-12 12:10 

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Biden asked G7 to make strong statement on Chinese forced labour - U.S. official...

U.S. President Joe Biden made "forceful comments" at a Group of Seven meeting on Saturday about the need to make a strong statement on forced labour in China, a senior administration official said....

 2021-06-12 11:56 

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China reports 35 new coronavirus cases on June 11, Foshan airport cancels flights...

China reported 35 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for June 11, up from 22 a day earlier, the country's health authority said on Saturday....

 2021-06-12 11:56 

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UPDATE 1-China reports 35 new coronavirus cases on June 11, Foshan airport cancels flights...

China reported 35 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for June 11, up from 22 a day earlier, the country's health authority said on Saturday....

 2021-06-12 11:55 

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Vietnam approves Pfizer/Biontech COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use...

Vietnam has approved the COVID-19 vaccine jointly made by Pfizer and Biontech for domestic emergency use, making it the fourth vaccine to be endorsed in the Southeast Asian country that is tackling a new outbreak, the government said on Saturday....

 2021-06-12 11:49 

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No movement: UK, EU show little sign of defusing post-Brexit row...

Britain and the European Union showed little sign of defusing a post-Brexit trade dispute on Saturday, with both sides repeating their opposing positions even after U.S. President Joe Biden encouraged them to find a compromise....

 2021-06-12 11:49 

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No movement: UK, EU show little sign of defusing post-Brexit row...
 2021-06-12 11:47 

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Saudi Arabia bars foreign travellers from Haj over COVID-19...
 2021-06-12 11:47 

Reuters

Saudi Arabia bars foreign travellers from Haj over COVID-19...
 2021-06-12 11:47 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Saudi Arabia bars foreign travellers from Haj over COVID-19...
 2021-06-12 11:30 

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G7 backs global infrastructure plan to rival China's Belt and Road, U.S. says...

The Group of Seven rich nations on Saturday backed a new global plan to help poorer countries build infrastructure in a bid to challenge China's huge Belt and Road Initiative, the White House said....

 2021-06-12 11:28 

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Blasts in western Kabul kill at least 5 - officials...
 2021-06-12 11:22 

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Biden to hold solo press conference after Putin meeting - White House official...

U.S. President Joe Biden will hold a solo press conference after his meeting with Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin next week as that is the most appropriate format to clearly communicate with the "free press", a White House official said on Saturday....

 2021-06-12 11:19 

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UK's queen joined by cousin for 'Trooping the Colour' event...
 2021-06-12 11:18 

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UPDATE 2-Biden to hold solo press conference after Putin meeting - White House official...

U.S. President Joe Biden will hold a solo press conference after his meeting with Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin next week as that is the most appropriate format to clearly communicate with the "free press", a White House official said on Saturday....

 2021-06-12 11:15 

Reuters

UK's queen joined by cousin for 'Trooping the Colour' event...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth viewed a scaled-down military ceremony at Windsor Castle to mark her official birthday on Saturday, her first since the death of her husband Prince Philip two months ago....

 2021-06-12 11:13 

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Myanmar junta accuses ethnic armies over bombings...
 2021-06-12 11:09 

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Blue Origin auctions a rocket trip to space with Bezos...

Want to bid for a seat on a spaceship ride with Jeff Bezos? You'll need to be quick - and you'll probably need more than $4 million....

 2021-06-12 10:56 

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Nigerian police fire tear gas and detain several protesters - witnesses...
 2021-06-12 10:52 

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African lender Ecobank raises $350 million on bond market...

Pan-African lender Ecobank has raised $350 million on the bond market in London, the company said late on Friday....

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