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 2019-12-10 05:14 

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Eight missing after New Zealand volcano eruption...

New Zealand's prime minister says overnight reconnaissance flights have failed to find signs of life after a volcano erupted off the country's coast, killing five people. Eight missing people are believed dead....

 2019-12-10 03:44 

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Chile military plane disappears with 38 people on board...

Operators lost contact with the aircraft just an hour after it departed for a base in Antarctica. A rescue team is now searching for the 21 passengers and 17 crew members who were on board....

 2019-12-10 03:11 

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Australia bushfire risk soars with extreme temperatures...

High temperatures and strong winds are fanning bushfires in Australia. Residents in some areas have evacuated as a precaution....

 2019-12-10 01:20 

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Vladimir Putin calls Georgian murdered in Berlin a 'bandit'...

Vladimir Putin has called a Georgian man murdered in Berlin a "bandit," saying Moscow's requests to extradite him weren't heeded. Berlin says there's evidence Russia is behind the killing, but Putin denied involvement....

 2019-12-09 23:52 

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Canada charges Volkswagen over diesel emissions scandal...

Volkswagen faces dozens of charges in Canada over faking emissions tests. The German car giant is the target of lawsuits in over 50 countries, with the "Dieselgate" scandal already costing the company billions....

 2019-12-09 22:57 

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Russia, Ukraine agree to ceasefire by year-end at Paris talks...

Russia and Ukraine made progress on restoring peace in eastern Ukraine at a summit mediated by Germany and France....

 2019-12-09 22:57 

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Russia, Ukraine agree to cease-fire by year-end at Paris talks...

Russia and Ukraine have made progress on restoring peace in eastern Ukraine at a Paris summit mediated by Germany and France. In addition to implementing a cease-fire, the two sides also agreed to a prisoner exchange....

 2019-12-09 22:27 

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Hungary government's theater control plan triggers actor protests...

Thousands of Hungarians, including actors and directors, have rallied in Budapest protesting against a government plan to wrest control of theaters, saying it would curb artistic freedom....

 2019-12-09 21:41 

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Eight missing a day after New Zealand volcano eruption...

New Zealand's prime minister says overnight reconnaissance flights have failed to find signs of life after a volcano erupted off the country's coast, killing five people. Eight others are still unaccounted for....

 2019-12-09 20:44 

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Where is Boris Johnson?...

Many people in Boris Johnson's constituency are mad at the prime minister, who is rarely seen in his district. Meanwhile, the Labour party is doing its best to win the seat. DW's Barbara Wesel reports from London....

 2019-12-09 20:07 

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Nazi camp survivor recalls Stutthof horrors in trial of guard...

An Israeli witness who survived the Nazi death camp at Stutthof has described how SS guards staged sadistic "shows" to torture prisoners. His testimony is part of a court case against a 93-year-old former guard....

 2019-12-09 18:52 

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India parliament passes citizenship amendment bill...

For the first time, India would use religion as a legal basis for determining nationality, if the bill passes the upper house too. It's part of the Hindu nationalist strategy promoted by Narendra Modi....

 2019-12-09 18:07 

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France strikes as Macron pushes ahead with pension reforms...

Five days of mass strikes by French unions have crippled transportation across the country. But the government of President Emmanuel Macron appears determined to push through its plans for a pensions overhaul....

 2019-12-09 17:39 

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Trump impeachment: Formal charges loom as congressional panel weighs evidence...

A US congressional panel leading impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump is debating the evidence against him, setting off a pivotal week as Democrats move forward to hold a full House vote before Christmas....

 2019-12-09 16:33 

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Job uncertainty restricts journalists' freedom in Bangladesh...

Bangladesh's media industry has grown rapidly in the last decade, with new print and online media entering the market. But journalists are still deprived of professional rights that restrict their freedom to work....

 2019-12-09 16:03 

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World Trade Organization in trouble: What you need to know...

The World Trade Organization is facing the biggest crisis in its 25-year history. The US has blocked the hiring of judges to the WTO's appeals body — which rules in trade disputes — to the point where just one remains....

 2019-12-09 15:33 

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Putin, Zelenskiy meet for Paris summit on Ukraine conflict...

The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany are in Paris for a long-awaited summit on the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The talks aim to revive a stalled 2015 cease-fire deal....

 2019-12-09 15:17 

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COP25: Developing past fossil fuels in India...

Industrialized countries developed using fossil fuels to grow their economies. But in an era of climate change, can developing countries such as India find another way?...

 2019-12-09 15:12 

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Opinion: WADA's Russia ban not sufficient...

The World Anti-Doping Agency has banned Russia from major international sporting events for four years. However, this sanction simply doesn't go far enough, writes DW Sports' Tobias Oelmaier....

 2019-12-09 13:20 

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UK election: What would Jeremy Corbyn's foreign policy look like?...

While the Conservatives continue to enjoy a healthy lead in the polls, it would be premature to write off Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn. But his foreign policy credentials are a cause for concern....

 2019-12-09 13:18 

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Now 103: Kirk Douglas has lived the American Dream...

Kirk Douglas' life is quite literally a rags to riches tale. The headstrong actor has sparred with Hollywood and survived a stroke — and is now turning 103....

 2019-12-09 12:03 

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France: Far-left leader sentenced to suspended jail term...

Jean-Luc Melenchon has also been fined thousands of euros for intimidating officials who were investigating him over alleged fraud. The opposition leader supports the anti-government "yellow vest" protests....

 2019-12-09 11:41 

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Israel welcomes Lebanese-born donor of Hitler items...

Two weeks ago, the Lebanese-born Swiss real estate mogul Abdallah Chatila purchased Nazi memorabilia at auction to take the items off the market. He was in Israel to comment on the action....

 2019-12-09 11:02 

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Femicides in Turkey: A problem that is being ignored...

A young Turkish woman was recently brutally murdered on her way home — one of 430 women killed in 2019 alone. Women's rights organizations are calling for better protection, but the government is doing almost nothing....

 2019-12-09 11:00 

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EU greenlights mega subsidies for electric batteries...

The European Commission's competivitity body has approved billions of euros in state aid to the electric battery industry. The move is aimed at helping the EU catch up in the strategic production sector....

 2019-12-09 10:20 

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WADA bans Russia from international sporting events for four years...

The ban means Russia will miss next year's Olympics in Tokyo, as well as the Winter Games in Beijing in 2022. It leaves the door open to Russian athletes determined to be free of doping to compete under a neutral flag....

 2019-12-09 10:16 

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Berlin Zoo unveils panda twins on 100-day birthday...

Berlin Zoo has ignored calls to name its panda cubs Hong and Kong in support of ongoing protests. Instead, its first panda cubs have been given more traditional names....

 2019-12-09 10:16 

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Berlin Zoo reveals names of panda twins...

Berlin Zoo has ignored calls to name its panda cubs Hong and Kong in support of ongoing protests. Instead, its first panda cubs have been given more traditional names....

 2019-12-09 10:08 

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Africa, human rights top EU foreign ministers' list...

Top diplomats from the European Union's member states have begun discussing the bloc's foreign policy aims under its new leadership. The EU must "speak more the language of power," top EU diplomat Josep Borrell said....

 2019-12-09 10:03 

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Filmmaker Caroline Link on directing 'When Hitler Stole the Pink Rabbit'...

The Oscar-winning director has just released "When Hitler Stole the Pink Rabbit," based on the novel by Judith Kerr. She told DW about the challenges of turning the autobiographical Nazi Germany escape story into a film....

 2019-12-09 09:49 

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Only for children? What's missing in 'When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit'...

Published nearly 50 years ago, Judith Kerr's novel about a family fleeing Nazi Germany was adapted into a film directed by Caroline Link. The book touched readers of all ages, but is the movie suitable for adults?...

 2019-12-09 09:33 

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Downbeat to the International Telekom Beethoven Competition Bonn...

Art and competition: a clash of cultures? Not at this music competition in Bonn. Four rounds, nine days and many notes later, there will be one main winner — and several more....

 2019-12-09 08:43 

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Sieren's China: Rapprochement with Russia — EU must act...

The European Union must compromise to prevent further rapprochement between China and Russia. Without Moscow, Brussels will not survive in the global power struggle, says DW's Frank Sieren....

 2019-12-09 08:19 

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Amid 'climate emergency,' EU pins hopes on Green Deal...

With the EU on track to miss its 2030 carbon targets, all eyes are on the new European Commission as it prepares to unveil its long-term plan for tackling climate change. Will it be enough to convince the skeptics?...

 2019-12-09 04:26 

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Police break up Istanbul protest of violence against women...

Hundreds of women gathered in Istanbul to perform a feminist protest dance and song from Chile. The viral song defends rape victims and denounces the state for not doing enough to combat violence against women....

 2019-12-09 04:12 

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Tourists missing after New Zealand volcano eruption...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has confirmed that many people remain unaccounted for after a volcano erupted on an uninhabited island off the coast....

 2019-12-09 04:12 

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Tourists missing after deadly New Zealand volcano eruption...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has confirmed that many people remain unaccounted for after a volcano erupted on an uninhabited island off the coast. Police have said it is "too dangerous" to carry out rescues....

 2019-12-09 03:34 

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Vienna State Opera shows first female-written opera...

The curtain has risen on Olga Neuwirth's opera Orlando at the Vienna State Opera. The avant garde composer's work examining gender fluidity was well-received, despite a few boos....

 2019-12-09 01:58 

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Lebanon's al-Khatib ends PM candidacy...

The top candidate to replace fromer premier Saad Hariri withdrew from consideration, after failing to secure the support of Lebanon's most senior Sunni cleric. The development could signal the return of Hariri to power....

 2019-12-09 01:20 

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Emmanuel Macron goes ahead with pension reforms amid strikes...

French President Emmanuel Macron is determined to keep his pension reforms on track despite transport havoc caused by ongoing strikes across the country. The plans are to be presented later this week....

 2019-12-08 23:54 

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SPERRFRIST!!!! 9.12. 00:01 AM CET> > > > SIPRI: Weapons boom shows no signs of slowing...

Armaments production worldwide is continuing full speed ahead. According to a new study by a Swedish think tank, the 100 biggest weapons companies have once again increased their sales, with the US leading the way....

 2019-12-08 23:11 

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Florida base shooting was 'act of terrorism'...

The FBI says it is treating a naval base shooting in Florida, in which a Saudi airman killed three people, as an act of terrorism. There are also reports that the shooter traveled to New York ahead of the attack....

 2019-12-08 22:36 

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Sanna Marin a step closer to becoming Finland's youngest ever prime minister...

Sanna Marin, whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, is set to be the country's third female leader. Marin narrowly defeated Antti Lindtman by a 32 to 29 vote in the party council....

 2019-12-08 20:18 

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Carroll Spinney, 'Sesame Street' puppeteer who brought Big Bird to life, dies...

Sesame Workship hailed their colleague as "an artistic genius" with a "kind of loving view of the world." Spinney won many prestigious awards in his career for his beloved characters....

 2019-12-08 19:59 

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Climate change: Thousands form a human chain in Brussels...

Belgian citizens have been raising awareness for a greener planet in a demo named "United for Climate." Demonstrators encircled both the federal parliament and the Royal Palace....

 2019-12-08 19:51 

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Bundesliga Bulletin: Gladbach leave Bayern Munich seven points adrift...

Even though there are still a few weeks until Christmas, several Bundesliga teams picked up early presents on matchday 14. Bayern unraveled, Dortmund dominated and the league continues to be exciting....

 2019-12-08 19:48 

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Bundesliga: Cologne left behind as other promoted clubs find a way...

This time last year, Cologne, Paderborn and Union Berlin were scrapping away in the second tier. On Sunday the three promoted sides all had the chance to get closer to their aims. Once again, Cologne were the fall guys....

 2019-12-08 19:47 

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Flight MH17 families seek answers as suspects face trial in absentia...

Five years go, Piet Ploeg lost multiple members of his family when flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine. Like others affected by the tragedy, he hopes the upcoming trial will bring those responsible to justice....

 2019-12-08 18:41 

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Merkel successor calls SPD coalition partners selfish...

CDU leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer accused the SPD of using the coalition as "trauma therapy" for its declining support. She said she expected the Social Democrats to honor the coalition agreement....

 2019-12-08 18:23 

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Opinion: Peter Handke's Nobel flattery falls flat...

In his Nobel lecture, author Peter Handke focused on the inconsequential, avoiding provocative or important topics. But his charm and support for "alternative facts" were not convincing, says Norbert Mappes-Niedeck....

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