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 2021-01-27 00:01 

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European travel restrictions: Non-essential travel curbed...

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, many countries worldwide continue to restrict entry and most travel remains discouraged. DW Travel offers a brief recap of what rules apply — and how to get the latest info....

 2021-01-26 23:52 

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Netherlands: Tensions high after nights of COVID lockdown riots...

After three consecutive nights of violent riots over COVID lockdown restrictions, the situation remains tense in the Netherlands. Police have beefed up their presence to prevent another night of unrest....

 2021-01-26 22:38 

Deutsche Welle

US, Russia agree to extend 'New START' nuclear arms treaty...

The extension of the landmark arms control treaty will continue to limit the number of nuclear missiles and warheads each country can deploy....

 2021-01-26 22:22 

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Biden signs Executive Orders promoting racial equity...

The president rolled back Trump policies in an effort to increase equity. The moves aim to cut reliance on private prisons, tackle unfair housing practices, bolster Native American sovereignty and fight xenophobia....

 2021-01-26 21:16 

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Davos: Africa should prepare to wait on vaccine...

At the World Economic Forum, the WHO's Special Envoy to Africa has said the continent cannot count on having doses of the COVID-19 vaccine soon. One German CEO suggests letting companies vaccinate their workers....

 2021-01-26 21:04 

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Opinion: Europe must fight for its coronavirus vaccines, and share them...

The EU does not have enough vaccine because manufacturers are not fulfilling their contracts. Sharing the patents could speed up production and solve global problems, says Barbara Wesel....

 2021-01-26 20:52 

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In pictures: Europeans vent frustration at coronavirus restrictions...

In many European countries, people have spent long months in lockdown while witnessing sluggish vaccination campaigns and new coronavirus mutations. The result: frustration, violence and unauthorized parties....

 2021-01-26 19:44 

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COVID-19: WHO races to develop vaccination card...

As countries start to develop their own vaccination passports, the WHO is racing to develop a framework for corona vaccination certificates that can be used worldwide to ensure standards are met....

 2021-01-26 19:23 

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Joe Biden and G7 press Russia's Vladimir Putin over Alexei Navalny arrest...

US President Joe Biden has raised concerns over the jailing of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in his first phone call with Vladimir Putin. All G7 foreign ministers condemned Navalny's arrest as "politically motivated."...

 2021-01-26 19:14 

Deutsche Welle

Tajikistani IS cell member in Germany jailed for 7 years...

The man formed an "Islamic State" cell cell with other locals of Tajikistani origins. They had first planned to shoot dead an Islam critic inside Germany....

 2021-01-26 19:14 

Deutsche Welle

Tajik IS cell member in Germany jailed for 7 years...

The man had been accused of forming an "Islamic State" cell with other locals of Tajik origins. They had first planned to shoot dead an Islam critic inside Germany....

 2021-01-26 17:41 

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DR Congo: What's next for President Felix Tshisekedi without Joseph Kabila?...

Kinshasa's parliament is expected to pass a vote of no confidence against DR Congo's prime minister. It's President Tshisekedi's latest attempt to rid himself of an onerous coalition. But his problems are far from over....

 2021-01-26 17:13 

Deutsche Welle

EU's Ursula von der Leyen calls for 'Paris-style agreement' for biodiversity...

Ursula von der Leyen pitched the idea at the World Economic Forum. She called for an agreement along the lines of the Paris climate accord, calling it urgent for the world....

 2021-01-26 16:14 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Europe's vaccination fiasco...

The vaccination centers in Europe stand ready — but there is no vaccine. Pfizer has cut its production, and AstraZeneca announced it would be delivering 60% less than agreed with the EU....

 2021-01-26 16:14 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Europe's vaccination fiasco...

Vaccination centers in Europe are standing ready — but no vaccine is available. Pfizer has cut its production, and AstraZeneca has announced it would be delivering 60% less than agreed with the EU....

 2021-01-26 16:12 

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2021 Access to Medicine Index: no profit, no pharma?...

A new ranking of pharmaceutical companies says the industry is slowly improving access to medicine in low and middle-income countries. But it only mobilized on COVID once the pandemic became a threat to rich countries....

 2021-01-26 15:29 

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Germany: Man attacks multiple people with knife near Frankfurt train station...

Four people have taken to the hospital after a man went on a stabbing spree in Frankfurt's railway station district....

 2021-01-26 15:22 

Deutsche Welle

Holocaust Remembrance Day marks 25 years...

Since 1996, survivors of the Nazi regime and world leaders have been invited to address the German Bundestag each year on January 27 to commemorate the Holocaust. Often, they focus on contemporary issues....

 2021-01-26 15:06 

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Coronavirus: Angela Merkel warns Davos against vaccine race...

The German chancellor has urged wealthy countries to work together on fighting the pandemic. Nations, particularly in the developing world, say they are struggling to acquire vaccination doses....

 2021-01-26 14:41 

Deutsche Welle

Bundesliga's best and worst at halfway in 2020-21 season...

Bayern Munich are still the team to beat, but the first half of the Bundesliga season had its fair share of surprises. DW sorts through the good and the bad from the season so far....

 2021-01-26 14:31 

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Germany considers stopping all air travel due to coronavirus mutations...

Interior Minister Seehofer said Germany is considering a stop to international air travel, citing a similar approach by Israel. He added border closures to regions where new mutations are prevalent are also being mulled....

 2021-01-26 13:45 

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Coronavirus: Global GDP to sink by $22 trillion over COVID, says IMF...

Although economists expect a strong rebound this year, losses are still projected to be in the tens of trillions between 2020 and 2025. IMF chief Gita Gopinath said the pandemic is causing "severe damage."...

 2021-01-26 11:17 

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COVID vaccines: EU's von der Leyen warns pharma firms 'must deliver'...

The Commission president spoke at Davos one day after a row between the EU and the British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca. But South Afrcian President Cyril Ramaphosa hit out at what he branded "vaccine nationalism."...

 2021-01-26 11:02 

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Japan's hemp business wants to distance itself from image of narcotics...

For centuries, hemp was grown across Japan and used in cuisine, clothing and traditional rites. It suffered an image problem during the post-war years and has not fully recovered....

 2021-01-26 10:58 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: The dangers of weak vaccines...

Mutated coronavirus strains could escape a weak immune response and make the pathogen more aggressive. That way, even people who have already recovered could get infected again — and the vaccines would need updating....

 2021-01-26 10:44 

Deutsche Welle

German state puts regional AfD branch under surveillance — reports...

Local media says the intelligence service in the state of Saxony-Anhalt has placed the regional AfD party under surveillance citing "anti-democratic" tendencies....

 2021-01-26 09:58 

Deutsche Welle

Climate change puts pressure on failing Caribbean water supplies...

The picturesque tropical islands are surrounded by water, yet shortages are a daily reality for many. Rising temperatures and low rainfall could make matters worse....

 2021-01-26 09:50 

Deutsche Welle

EU pins hope on Norway raw materials discovery...

Norway has discovered a huge deposit of rare earth minerals. It's hoped that this can make the EU less dependent on China and Russia and boost the bloc's energy transition. DW's Mikhail Bushuev has this exclusive report:...

 2021-01-26 09:19 

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Coronavirus digest: Indonesia surpasses 1 million infections...

Meanwhile, several people were arrested in Sydney after defying government protocols for public gatherings during COVID-19 to protest the contentious timing of Australia Day. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-01-26 07:53 

Deutsche Welle

Who is US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen?...

Economist Janet Yellen is liked by both Democrats and Republicans. This is a good starting point to her momentous task of getting the American economy back on track after the long COVID-19 derailment....

 2021-01-26 07:36 

Deutsche Welle

Russian police officer apologizes to protester...

Russian police used brutal force in their crackdown on Saturday's pro-Navalny rallies. Now, one officer has apologized for a particularly egregious incident in St Petersburg....

 2021-01-26 06:56 

Deutsche Welle

India farmer protests: Police fire tear gas in Republic Day clashes...

Tens of thousands of Indian farmers protesting agricultural reforms have driven a convoy of tractors into New Delhi as the capital celebrates Republic Day with a military parade....

 2021-01-26 06:21 

Deutsche Welle

Twitter launches new feature to tackle misinformation...

Birdwatch will enlist the help of users to identify misleading information in tweets. Users can write notes to give context about the misinformation....

 2021-01-26 04:51 

Deutsche Welle

New Zealand's Royal Cam albatross egg hatches...

New Zealand's most watched albatross egg, the focus of a 24-hour livestream of the northern royal albatross colony, has cracked, with the chick now back in the nest with its parents....

 2021-01-26 04:33 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus digest: Protests despite COVID-19 restrictions on Australia Day...

Several people were arrested in Sydney after defying government protocols for public gatherings during COVID-19 to protest the contentious timing of Australia Day. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-01-26 02:54 

Deutsche Welle

Trump impeachment goes to Senate, triggering trial of ex-president...

The US House of Representatives has delivered to the Senate a charge accusing Donald Trump of inciting the storming of the Capitol, setting in motion the first impeachment trial of a former president....

 2021-01-26 01:02 

Deutsche Welle

US Senate confirms Janet Yellen as treasury secretary...

The first woman in the role, Yellen will first eye support for a $1.9 billion coronavirus relief bill. She sailed through the confirmation with just 15 Senators voting against her....

 2021-01-26 00:20 

Deutsche Welle

AstraZeneca: German reports on low efficacy on over-65s 'completely incorrect'...

The British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant said German media reports claiming that the vaccine had an 8% efficacy rate in people above 65 were "completely incorrect."...

 2021-01-25 23:36 

Deutsche Welle

Netherlands: Another night of riots over coronavirus curfew...

Dutch towns and cities have witnessed another night of rioting as groups of youths went on the rampage and confronted police defying the nation's strict COVID curfew measures....

 2021-01-25 22:31 

Deutsche Welle

Chancellor Merkel welcomes more multilateralism under Biden...

In her first phone call with US President Joe Biden, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said international cooperation was vital to tackling global challenges like the coronavirus pandemic and climate change....

 2021-01-25 21:17 

Deutsche Welle

Google vs. Australia: 5 questions and answers...

Australia wants Google to pay for displaying local media content. In return, the tech giant has threatened to disable its search engine in the country. Could this confrontation set a precedent?...

 2021-01-25 20:53 

Deutsche Welle

Greece and Turkey hold first crisis talks since 2016...

Tensions between the neighboring NATO members have been mounting over claims to Mediterranean waters, energy rights and a number of other issues. Germany called the resumption of talks a "positive" sign....

 2021-01-25 19:57 

Deutsche Welle

Italy: Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte to resign Tuesday...

Giuseppe Conte has signaled that he will step down, reportedly in hopes of securing a new government. The embattled prime minister survived a confidence vote last week....

 2021-01-25 18:50 

Deutsche Welle

Egypt's Arab Spring: The bleak reality 10 years after the uprising...

It is 10 years since the 2011 uprising that resulted in the ouster of autocratic President Hosni Mubarak in Cairo. While some progress has been made, the new regime is cracking down harder than ever on dissent....

 2021-01-25 18:37 

Deutsche Welle

EU COVID vaccine exports should be licensed, says German health minister...

As supply problems continue to hamper vaccination campaigns in the European Union, German Health Minister Jens Spahn told DW that he supports monitoring which EU-produced doses leave the bloc....

 2021-01-25 18:21 

Deutsche Welle

US President Biden overturns Trump ban on transgender troops...

The executive order, which Biden signed in the Oval Office during a meeting with Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, has been welcomed by LGBT advocates....

 2021-01-25 17:23 

Deutsche Welle

COVID: Serbia turns to China for vaccine relief...

Serbia has set up some 200 coronavirus inoculation centers across the country. This has been made possible with international help — but not from the West....

 2021-01-25 17:23 

Deutsche Welle

EU demands answers from AstraZeneca over vaccine delays...

The bloc's heath commissioner has said AstraZeneca's delay in delivering COVID vaccines is "not acceptable." The EU paid 336 million for guaranteed orders and is angry the company is delivering elsewhere....

 2021-01-25 16:48 

Deutsche Welle

Central African Republic surrenders war crimes suspect to ICC...

According to analysts, by handing over a militia leader to the International Criminal Court, CAR's president, Faustin-Archange Touadera, has sent a clear signal to the rebels that they cannot expect impunity....

 2021-01-25 16:31 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Dutch PM condemns lockdown riots as 'criminal violence'...

The Netherlands introduced a nighttime curfew on Saturday to slow the spread of the coronavirus. That prompted a violent reaction from hundreds of protesters who clashed with police across the country....

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