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 2020-08-13 15:00 

Deutsche Welle

How environmental courts can help Africa...

The oil spill off the coast of Mauritius is a grim reminder of the need for environmental courts in Africa. They could play an important role in punishing environmental offences as a recent case from Kenya proves....

 2020-08-13 14:55 

CBS News

[ World ]

Israel responds to fire balloons from Gaza Strip with fighter jet strikes...

Government also cuts fuel supplies to Palestinian territory over "continued launching of incendiary balloons."...

 2020-08-13 14:54 

CBC

Trump admits more funding for Postal Service to handle ballots a sticking point in negotiations...

Funding for the U.S. Postal Service and to shore up election infrastructure is the main sticking point in talks between the White House and top congressional Democrats over a fresh round of coronavirus relief, President Donald Trump said on Thursday....

 2020-08-13 14:50 

NBC News

Russell Crowe donates to Beirut restaurant loved by Anthony Bourdain...

Actor Russell Crowe has donated $5,000 to a Beirut restaurant profiled by Anthony Bourdain, which was damaged in last week's massive blast....

 2020-08-13 14:42 

Al Jazeera

Why do Muslim American organisations still support the police?...

Despite decades of police violence and dirty tactics, Muslim American groups still seek close ties with law enforcement....

 2020-08-13 14:40 

Deutsche Welle

German singer Corinna May loses court battle over blind people's voting rights...

One-time Eurovision contestant Corinna May has lost a court case in Bremen after she had trouble voting in a local election. But how easy is it for visually-impaired people to take part in German democracy?...

 2020-08-13 14:37 

NBC News

Record heat in Death Valley? High temps will shatter records, raise fire concerns...

A long-duration, dangerous heat event is setting up for parts of the West that will begin Friday and last into next week....

 2020-08-13 14:32 

Al Jazeera

More than 9,000 arrests in Ethiopia since June killing of singer...

Rights panel says arrests raise fears that Abiy Ahmed's government is returning to iron-fisted tactics of past regimes....

 2020-08-13 14:21 

Deutsche Welle

German language association wants gender asterisk to be scrapped...

In recent years, Germans have used the asterisk to make gender-specific nouns seem gender-neutral. But the nation's most prominent language association now says the asterisk is not the best solution....

 2020-08-13 14:20 

News24

WATCH | Tencent profit up on strong games demand...

Chinese gaming and social media giant Tencent said second-quarter net profit rose 37%, beating market estimates....

 2020-08-13 14:17 

News24

WATCH | When auditors fail to find fraud year after year...

Wirecard was a favorite among investors - who ended up losing a lot of money. How was the fraud possible? Year after year, auditors had given the company a clean bill of health....

 2020-08-13 14:01 

CBS News

[ World ]

U.K. gambles on "small amount" of "reassuring" coronavirus data to send kids back to school...

As cases rise many worry about reopening classrooms, but the government is betting on a "small amount of reassuring data" to send kids back....

 2020-08-13 13:59 

Fox News

[ World ]

New Zealand coronavirus outbreak hits 17 cases as source remains mystery...

A puzzling new outbreak of the coronavirus in New Zealand's largest city grew to 17 cases on Thursday, with officials saying the number will likely increase further....

 2020-08-13 13:55 

CNN

[ Health ]

Follow coronavirus measures or risk the worst fall in US public health history, the CDC says...

A top federal health official is issuing a stark message: Follow recommended coronavirus measures or risk the worst fall in US public health history....

 2020-08-13 13:48 

Fox News

[ World ]

Mauritius racing to contain oil spill as leader wants compensation for heavy environmental damage...

Mauritius wants the owner of a stricken Japanese ship that has spilled 1,000 tons of oil into the sea to pay up....

 2020-08-13 13:43 

CNN International

Enrico Letta Fast Facts...

Check out CNN's Enrico Letta Fast Facts for a look at the life of the former Italian prime minister....

 2020-08-13 13:41 

Fox News

[ World ]

'VIP seats for everyone': Video of Britain's first socially distanced concert goes viral...

Video is going viral following a Tuesday-night concert at Britain's first official socially distanced venue....

 2020-08-13 13:40 

Fox News

[ World ]

Australia cane train derails after colliding with farm harvester crossing tracks, dashcam video shows...

An Australian sugar company has released dashcam video of one of its cane trains colliding with a slow-moving farm vehicle crossing the tracks last month in a public appeal for safety following a spate of recent incidents around its railway network....

 2020-08-13 13:39 

CNN International

Beslan School Siege Fast Facts...

View CNN's Fast Facts to learn more about the Beslan School Siege in Russia which resulted in 334 deaths....

 2020-08-13 13:34 

CBC

Lebanese parliament approves state of emergency in 1st session since Beirut blast...

Lebanon's parliament speaker called on Thursday for quickly forming a new government in the first legislative session since the catastrophic explosion that killed 172 people last week and pushed the cabinet to resign....

 2020-08-13 13:27 

CBC

Biden raises $26M US in 24 hours after Harris running mate announcement...

Joe Biden raised $26 million US in the 24 hours after he named Kamala Harris as his running mate for the U.S presidential election, doubling his previous one-day record and signalling enthusiasm among Democrats following the selection of the first Black w...

 2020-08-13 13:25 

Deutsche Welle

Left-handed life in Germany: Little things can be a big problem...

International Left Handers' Day is celebrated on August 13. Between 10 and 15% of people globally are left-handed, and they face special challenges in their day-to-day lives — even in Germany....

 2020-08-13 13:20 

CNN International

Young people are driving a second, less-deadly surge of Covid-19 cases in Europe...

Europe is giving the world a glimpse at what happens when the coronavirus epidemic is brought under control and the economy reopens: the virus bounces back....

 2020-08-13 13:19 

Euronews

'Sort your ship out!': Extinction Rebellion take to the seas to protest cruise ship pollution...

The ship has been pumping out tonnes of pollution in a harbour in Cornwall, UK according to local residents....

 2020-08-13 13:17 

Euronews

Belarus: Detained protesters 'repeatedly beaten' and abused in post-election crackdown...

Belarus: Detained protesters 'repeatedly beaten' in state crackdown...

 2020-08-13 13:08 

Al Jazeera

Top Muslim Brotherhood leader dies in Cairo prison...

Essam el-Erian had complained of medical negligence in detention after being sentenced to several life sentences....

 2020-08-13 13:08 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Swans hand Giants 41-point hiding in Sydney AFL derby played in Perth...

GWS is restricted to just 25 points to equal its lowest AFL score in a humiliating defeat to their cross-town rivals in the Battle of the Bridge clash played in the west....

 2020-08-13 13:07 

CBC

Number of new U.S. jobless claims dips below 1M for 1st time during pandemic...

About 963,000 Americans filed for government jobless benefits in the week up to Aug 8, a decline of almost a quarter of a million people from the level hit at the end of July and the first time the figure has come in below the million mark since the COVID...

 2020-08-13 13:06 

CBS News

[ World ]

New dinosaur closely related to the Tyrannosaurus rex discovered in England...

The rare bones were found by amateur fossil hunters on the Isle of Wight....

 2020-08-13 13:02 

Fox News

[ World ]

Tornado in China rips through tourist site, injures dozens...

A powerful tornado swept through a popular tourist area in China over the weekend, injuring dozens of people and causing damage....

 2020-08-13 13:00 

Sky News

Lawyer for Madeleine McCann suspect says main witness is not reliable...

The lawyer for the suspect in the Madeleine McCann case believes the main witness against him is a criminal who swapped information for police favours....

 2020-08-13 12:57 

Al Jazeera

Lithuania bans Hezbollah affiliates in move hailed by Israel...

Lithuania bans individuals affiliated with the Lebanese Shia Hezbollah movement from entering the country....

 2020-08-13 12:56 

Al Jazeera

Indian journalists assaulted by Hindu mob in New Delhi...

Three journalists from The Caravan magazine targeted while reporting on a story about communal violence that killed 53....

 2020-08-13 12:42 

Fox News

[ World ]

Multiple agencies investigate fatal Scotland train derailment...

Torrential rain had caused flooding and travel disruptions in Scotland, and on Wednesday morning Network Rail Scotland tweeted warnings of a landslip affecting services in the area....

 2020-08-13 12:41 

NBC News

Kentucky governor pleads with schools to delay in-person instruction as coronavirus cases climb...

Kentucky governor Andy Beshear pleads with schools to delay in-person instruction...

 2020-08-13 12:40 

CBC

Floridians who promoted bleach cocktail as a COVID-19 cure arrested in Colombia...

Colombian officials say they have arrested two Florida men wanted in the United States on charges they illegally sold a bleach-like chemical as a miracle cure for the new coronavirus and other diseases....

 2020-08-13 12:37 

Euronews

Belarusian women call for an end to police violence...

Protesters claim the election on Sunday was rigged to extend the rule of the country's authoritarian leader, Alexander Lukashenko....

 2020-08-13 12:35 

Euronews

A-level students: NUS say this was 'one of the most traumatic years of their lives'...

NUS hits back at government on A Level results Day....

 2020-08-13 12:30 

Al Jazeera

Project Force: Battle for resources in the eastern Mediterranean...

Greece-Turkey tensions on the rise as neighbours struggle over oil and gas reserves and disputed maritime territory....

 2020-08-13 12:26 

Al Jazeera

Saudi king arrives in Red Sea megacity to 'rest' after surgery...

Video released by state media apparently aimed to dispel rumours about the king's health after he had surgery....

 2020-08-13 12:25 

Al Jazeera

US says Iran forces boarded ship in international waters...

The Liberian-flagged oil tanker Wila was eventually released by Iranian forces near the Strait of Hormuz....

 2020-08-13 12:12 

Deutsche Welle

The eclectic filmmaker: Wim Wenders at 75...

A key figure in New German Cinema, Wenders is renowned for arthouse classics such as "Paris, Texas" and "Wings of Desire" and Oscar-nominated documentaries....

 2020-08-13 12:06 

CBS News

[ World ]

Mauritius oil spill: Government to seek compensation from Japan's Nagashiki Shipping, owner of grounded ship...

Owner of grounded ship that spilled 1,000 tons of oil onto pristine coastline has reportedly said it will assess compensation for the disaster....

 2020-08-13 12:01 

CNN International

Dallas FC's Reggie Cannon criticizes booing of players kneeling during national anthem...

US international Reggie Cannon has described the booing of players who took a knee during the national anthem before a Major League Soccer match as...

 2020-08-13 11:57 

Deutsche Welle

Poverty threatens ever more people in Germany...

The past 10 years have seen an increasing number of people in Germany at risk of falling below the poverty line. In one large city, nearly a quarter of residents fall into this category....

 2020-08-13 11:52 

Deutsche Welle

Champions League: All eyes on Thiago as Bayern and Barcelona renew old rivalry...

He was bought to Bayern Munich from Barcelona by Pep Guardiola, but Thiago's days in Germany appear numbered. Nevertheless, he looks likely to remain a central figure in Friday's meeting with his old club....

 2020-08-13 11:48 

CBS News

[ Health ]

States weigh reopening schools as coronavirus outbreaks spike...

Parents, teachers and students are in limbo as the new school year begins....

 2020-08-13 11:41 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus pushing Cambodia back into poverty...

Cambodia has taken a heavy hit from the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. With firms staring at canceled orders and people losing jobs, fears grow that it could undo the nation's progress fighting poverty....

 2020-08-13 11:41 

Deutsche Welle

Lithuania bans Hezbollah members from entry...

Israel welcome the move, which Lithuania said was to show solidarity with the US, Germany, Britain and the Netherlands. They have all declared Hezbollah in its entirety as a terrorist group....

 2020-08-13 11:39 

Euronews

Galicia bans smoking in public areas to curb COVID-19 outbreak...

The authorities believe that smoke can spread the deadly virus....

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