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 2021-09-19 10:12 

The Times of India

Prisoners, newcomers, spoilers: Russia election candidates...
 2021-09-19 10:05 

CNN

This is what happens to all the rats when cities flood...

When storm flood waters overwhelm sewer systems and inundate subways, what happens to all the rats that live there? Does it make a dent in the rodent population? Or do they have survival skills that let them get through it? Experts in hard-hit cities like...

 2021-09-19 10:00 

Washington Post

In the cradle of the Syrian revolution, renewed violence shows reconciliation is still elusive...

A months-long siege and bombardment forced tens of thousands from their homes in the restive city of Daraa....

 2021-09-19 09:54 

Euronews

Women working in Kabul municipality told not to return by Taliban...

The city's interim mayor, Hamdullah Namony, said only those whose roles could not be filled by men would be allowed back to work....

 2021-09-19 09:46 

Deutsche Welle

Hong Kong: 'Patriots only' election starts without pro-democracy candidates...

The first vote under Hong Kong's newly revamped election system will ensure that "patriots rule Hong Kong," by keeping out any "anti-China" elements....

 2021-09-19 09:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

Australian on Thai death row for smuggling half a tonne of crystal meth released...

An Australian man and his Thai wife sentenced to death for trafficking half a tonne of crystal methylamphetamine for the Hells Angels have been acquitted after four years in a Bangkok jail....

 2021-09-19 09:44 

Euronews

World's first space tourists splash down after three days in orbit...

World's first space tourists splashdown after three days orbiting Earth - the first time it's been done without a professional astronaut on board...

 2021-09-19 09:30 

Sydney Morning Herald

Successful deterrence: Why AUKUS is good news for Taiwan...

Australia's description of Taiwan last week as a "critical partner" marks a significant shift in language, one that will not have gone unnoticed in Beijing....

 2021-09-19 09:23 

dpa

CONNECTED FUTURE / The Media Art Festival Seasons of Media Arts is back again in the city / 17 September to 17 October, 2021...

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 2021-09-19 09:23 

dpa

Taliban issues appeal for more aid from international community...

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 2021-09-19 09:23 

dpa

Russians head to polls for last day of parliamentary elections...

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 2021-09-19 09:20 

Al Jazeera

Pro-Putin party heads for Russian parliamentary election win...

United Russia party is set to win the polls after Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny's allies barred from running in June....

 2021-09-19 09:20 

Bahrain News Agency

European Capital of Smart Tourism 2022 shortlist announced...
 2021-09-19 09:14 

AP

Gunmen release 10 Nigerian students after collecting ransom...

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Gunmen in northern Nigeria have released 10 more students after a ransom was paid, but 21 others remain in captivity despite a pledge to release them all, officials said Sunda......

 2021-09-19 09:11 

CNN International

Australia had 'deep and grave' concerns about French submarines' capabilities, PM says...

Australia was concerned the conventional submarines it ordered from France would not meet its strategic needs before it canceled the multibillion defense deal in favor of an agreement with the United States and the United Kingdom earlier this week, Prime ...

 2021-09-19 09:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

A year into the Abraham Accords shines a light into future...

The Middle East, so often in the news for its problems, has, during the past year, pioneered a major historic breakthrough likely to have enduring effects, in the form of the Abraham Accords....

 2021-09-19 08:57 

The Times of India

Former Malaysia PM Najib may seek re-election to parliament despite conviction...
 2021-09-19 08:55 

Washington Post

Last two escaped Palestinian prisoners recaptured after Israeli manhunt that threatened fresh violence...

The remaining two of the six fugitives, who had tunneled their way out of a maximum security Israeli prison, were apprehended in their hometown of Jenin....

 2021-09-19 08:53 

The Times of India

Putin's party set to retain parliament majority after polls...
 2021-09-19 08:53 

dpa

European Museum Award given to Berlin's Futurium...

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 2021-09-19 08:52 

Bahrain News Agency

SpaceX capsule with world's first all-civilian orbital crew returns safely...
 2021-09-19 08:48 

Bahrain News Agency

One Turkish and two Danish destinations named on European Destination of Excellence 2022 shortlist...
 2021-09-19 08:47 

Sky News

China's Xi yet to confirm attendance at climate change talks, admits COP26 president...

China's Xi Jinping is yet to commit to attending this year's climate change summit in Glasgow, COP26 President Alok Sharma has admitted....

 2021-09-19 08:40 

Washington Post

Australia says France knew it had 'deep and grave concerns' about its submarines before U.S. deal...

Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison said France knew its concerns before the country tore up a deal to buy the submarines....

 2021-09-19 08:37 

Reuters

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Abu Dhabi's state holding firm ADQ hires more bankers as it steps up dealmaking | Reuters...

Abu Dhabi's $110 billion state holding company ADQ has hired scores of investment bankers from Western banks in the past year as it accelerates dealmaking in the United Arab Emirates and overseas, three sources familiar with the matter said....

 2021-09-19 08:31 

NBC News

"We've been preparing for a post-Roe world": Ripples from Texas abortion law spread to Illinois safe haven...

Illinois Planned Parenthood clinic acts as safe haven to women seeking abortions from neighboring states with restrictive laws...

 2021-09-19 08:31 

NBC News

Suburbs take center stage as U.S. growth slows...

As the country's biggest cities grow and become increasingly unaffordable, their suburbs have ballooned, becoming cities themselves....

 2021-09-19 08:30 

News24

France accuses Australia, US of 'lying' in escalating crisis...

France on Saturday accused Australia and the United States of lying over a ruptured Australian contract to buy French submarines, warning a grave crisis was underway between the allies....

 2021-09-19 08:28 

i24 News

Australia denies French accusations of dishonesty over submarine deal...
 2021-09-19 08:27 

The Times of India

New Zealand sees small increase in daily Covid-19 cases over weekend...
 2021-09-19 08:26 

The Times of India

Voters choose new Hong Kong electors under pro-Beijing laws...
 2021-09-19 08:20 

Al Jazeera

Spoons become a new symbol of Palestinian 'freedom'...

Brazen jailbreak with utensils has put spoons in the spotlight at Palestinian rallies....

 2021-09-19 08:20 

Breitbart Europe

Nigel Farage Declares He 'Won't Obey' Any New Lockdowns From Boris...

Nigel Farage said that he will not...

 2021-09-19 08:18 

AP

The Latest: Taliban to female Kabul city workers: Stay home...

KABUL, Afghanistan — The interim mayor of Afghanistan's capital says many female city employees have been ordered to stay home by the country's new Taliban rulers.Hamdullah Namony told reporters Su......

 2021-09-19 08:16 

The Times of India

Johannesburg mayor killed in car accident...
 2021-09-19 08:09 

News24

'Person of interest' in YouTuber disappearance case has been missing for days, says family...

Brian Laundrie, the fianc and person of interest in the case of the disappearance of Gabrielle Petito, has reportedly gone missing....

 2021-09-19 08:05 

The Times of India

2 more persons test positive for Covid-19 in Andamans...
 2021-09-19 07:59 

Sydney Morning Herald

Russia votes, no big surprises: How does Putin's 'vertical of power' work?...

As Russians go to the polls for one of the least free elections in years, how does their nation's political system (and Putin's empire) work?...

 2021-09-19 07:52 

dpa

German defence minister wants to boost path for EU military missions...

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 2021-09-19 07:50 

Bahrain News Agency

Australia says it was 'upfront' with France over submarine deal as crisis continues...
 2021-09-19 07:46 

The Times of India

World leaders return to UN with focus on pandemic, climate...
 2021-09-19 07:41 

Al Jazeera

Dueling Tunisian protests erupt over president's power grab...

Protesters angry at the Tunisian president's seizure of broad powers faced off against his supporters....

 2021-09-19 07:38 

Al Jazeera

Israel carries out mass arrests of Palestinians after jailbreak...

Arrest campaign started after the escape of six high-profile Palestinian security prisoners from Gilboa prison....

 2021-09-19 07:18 

The Times of India

Australia says it was 'upfront' with France over submarine deal...

Australia was "upfront, open and honest" with France about its concerns over a deal for French submarines, its defence minister said on Sunday, as a new deal with the United States and Britain continued to fuel a multinational diplomatic crisis....

 2021-09-19 07:17 

Al Jazeera

Indonesia police kill ISIL-linked leader in Sulawesi shoot-out...

Ali Kalora of East Indonesia Mujahideen was one of two killed in Indonesia's continuing crackdown on hardline groups....

 2021-09-19 07:12 

NBC News

France decries 'duplicity' in U.S.-Australia nuclear submarine deal as 'crisis' continues...

France's foreign minister on Saturday denounced what he called the "duplicity, disdain and lies" of the United States and Australia over the new security pact....

 2021-09-19 07:08 

News24

Prisoners, newcomers, spoilers: Russia election candidates...

Russia's three-day parliamentary and local elections close on Sunday, with most Kremlin critics banned from running and the ruling United Russia party expected to retain its majority....

 2021-09-19 07:03 

AP

Two Afghans who trekked to France have lessons for evacuees...

PARIS (AP) — One slept on the streets of Paris, the other in a massive makeshift migrant camp in northern France. Nassrullah Youssoufi and Abdul Wali were among more than 1 million refugees and mig......

 2021-09-19 07:00 

Euronews

This modular vertical farm could sweep away 'urban food deserts'...

Securing affordable and healthy food for low-income communities is increasingly challenging, but urban farming could be the solution....

 2021-09-19 07:00 

Euronews

27 million-year-old penguin fossil found by a group of kids in New Zealand...

After finding a fossil on the beach 15 years ago, a group of New Zealand children are now responsible for the discovery of a giant ancient penguin species....

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