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 2020-08-01 04:54 

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China criticizes Germany's suspension of extradition treaty with Hong Kong...

Germany ended its extradition agreement with Hong Kong after the territory postponed its election by a year. Beijing has called the move a "gross interference in China's internal affairs."...

 2020-08-01 03:55 

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US astronauts to return to Earth in rare splashdown on SpaceX capsule...

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are expected to splashdown for the first time in 45 years, in the Gulf of Mexico. NASA is monitoring the weather, as Hurricane Isaias could delay the return....

 2020-08-01 03:39 

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Donald Trump says he will ban TikTok in the US...

US President Donald Trump could soon order Chinese company ByteDance to sell its video app TikTok, sources close to the matter have said. Tech giant Microsoft allegedly wants to buy....

 2020-08-01 03:35 

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James Murdoch quits News Corp board over editorial content 'disagreement'...

Rupert Murdoch's son James has resigned from the board of news publisher News Corp. citing disagreements over editorial content. The 47-year-old has recently been critical of his father's business and its media coverage....

 2020-08-01 01:25 

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EU strikes deal with Sanofi for supply of potential COVID-19 vaccine...

The European Union has reached an agreement with French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi for the supply of 300 million doses of a potential coronavirus vaccine....

 2020-07-31 23:02 

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Boston Marathon death sentence overturned at appeal...

The court ruled that the judge who oversaw the case did not adequately screen potential jurors for bias. One was found to have published 24 tweets following the attack, which killed three and wounded over 260....

 2020-07-31 21:35 

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Microsoft in talks to buy TikTok amid rumors of Trump divestment order...

US President Donald Trump could soon order Chinese company ByteDance to sell its video app TikTok, sources close to the matter have said. Tech giant Microsoft allegedly wants to buy....

 2020-07-31 19:51 

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Hurricane Isaias: Florida declares state of emergency...

The measure has been taken in coastal areas as the state prepares itself for maximum sustained winds of 75 miles (120.7 km) per hour. Recently upgraded to a Category 1 hurricane, it might make landfall late on Friday....

 2020-07-31 19:42 

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Belarus: Lukashenko accuses Russian mercenaries, critics of plotting attack...

Alexander Lukashenko has accused 33 detained Russians of plotting a terror attack shortly before the presidential vote in early August. But amid sagging public support for the president, many Belarusians are skeptical....

 2020-07-31 18:23 

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Alan Parker, director of 'Bugsy Malone' and 'Evita', dies aged 76...

Sir Alan Parker worked on movies such as "Fame" and "Midnight Express" during a glittering career. His films won 19 BAFTA awards, 10 Golden Globes and 10 Oscars between them....

 2020-07-31 18:14 

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Germany: SPD formally expels former Berlin senator Thilo Sarrazin...

An arbitration committee upheld the Social Democrats' decision to expel Sarrazin over Islamophobic rhetoric. The ruling marked the party's third attempt to oust him after almost a decade fighting in court....

 2020-07-31 17:45 

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Zimbabwe: Star author among several arrests at anti-government protests in Harare...

Booker Prize nominee Tsitsi Dangarembga was bundled into a police truck in Harare during anti-government protests. The demonstrations coincided with the second anniversary of President Mnangagwa's election....

 2020-07-31 17:06 

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Twitter says hack on high-profile accounts result of 'phone spear-phishing' attack...

Hackers called Twitter employees on the phone and tricked them into giving away private information like passwords. The fraudsters accessed 130 well-known accounts earlier in July, including Elon Musk's and Kanye West's....

 2020-07-31 16:21 

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Portugal's fastest train involved in deadly crash...

At least one person has died in Portugal after the high-speed Alfa Pendular train collided with a maintenance machine....

 2020-07-31 16:11 

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Coronavirus: With EU open for travel, who can go where?...

Germany wants mandatory COVID-19 testing, while Sweden's restrictions are almost non-existent: EU travel rules are complicated these days. Which regions are high risk, and who sets the standards?...

 2020-07-31 15:52 

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German trade body says second wave could be deadly to struggling retailers...

A German retail trade association has criticized customers for ignoring coronavirus safety rules. It warned that a second lockdown would be a deathblow to many struggling retailers....

 2020-07-31 15:46 

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Sinti and Roma fear for their Holocaust memorial in Berlin...

Germany's rail company, Deutsche Bahn, wants to build a suburban train line that would run under Berlin's memorial to the Sinti and Roma murdered in the Holocaust. Activists are up in arms about the plan....

 2020-07-31 15:27 

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Opinion: Only sanctions will make China stop and think...

The EU's recent penalties against China for its actions in Hong Kong are welcome, writes pro-democracy activist Nathan Law. But they need to go further, as it's the only way to halt China's increasing authoritarianism....

 2020-07-31 15:02 

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Zimbabwe compensates white farmers with billions...

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa is cleaning up the legacy of his predecessor Mugabe: The state is compensating white farmers who were evicted during the great land reform of the 2000s. But many problems remain unsolved....

 2020-07-31 14:52 

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Germany's birthrate drops, confirming dramatic predictions for the whole world...

Births in Germany are down while its population ages. It's a similar trend in other countries. A new study predicts a dramatic reduction in the world's population by the 21st century....

 2020-07-31 14:32 

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India: 9 die drinking sanitizer amid coronavirus alcohol ban...

At least nine people are reported to have died in southern India after drinking hand sanitizer as a substitute for alcohol. Alcohol stores were closed as part of a local lockdown to curb a rise in COVID-19 cases....

 2020-07-31 14:21 

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Gianni Infantino FIFA investigation: The five big questions...

Gianni Infantino's claims that FIFA's days of corruption are behind them have been dealt a blow by criminal investigations against the governing body's president. What does it all mean though?...

 2020-07-31 14:01 

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Russia says alleged mercenaries are 'in no way connected' with Belarus...

The Russians detained near Minsk were heading to Istanbul and have nothing to do with the elections in Belarus, Russian authorities said. Belarus claims they are mercenaries sent in to destabilize the country....

 2020-07-31 13:31 

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Young Euro Classic music festival defies coronavirus odds in Berlin...

For 20 years, rising classical music stars and ensembles have traveled to Germany to perform at the festival. Due to the pandemic, a reduced version is taking place — but it's still full of meaning for those involved....

 2020-07-31 13:19 

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Coronavirus in India: Is public negligence causing surge in cases?...

As India eases restrictions, it seems some people have forgotten there ever was a pandemic. Weddings and leisure activities are almost back in full-swing, while religious centers are turning into potential hotspots....

 2020-07-31 13:08 

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Which instrument is the alphorn similar to? Answer time!...

We asked you which instrument the alphorn is most similar to. Find out here if you were the lucky winner of our wristwatch in an exclusive Euromaxx design....

 2020-07-31 13:07 

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What is your favourite board game?...

Board games are loved the world over, and some have turned into true classics like "Catan". But which board game is YOUR favorite?...

 2020-07-31 13:01 

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Ian Johnson on American journalist expulsions: 'Now we lack facts' on China...

Pulitzer Prize-winning China correspondent Ian Johnson was expelled from China in March. In an interview with DW, Johnson said Beijing successfully targeted investigative reporters, and now coverage is suffering....

 2020-07-31 12:38 

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Opinion: Lukashenko is playing games to keep his grip on power...

Belarus stunned Moscow by arresting a group of Russian mercenaries, accusing them of destabilizing the country's political situation. But President Lukashenko is just trying to save himself, says DW's Konstantin Eggert....

 2020-07-31 11:53 

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Amid coronavirus, Berlin's tango scene struggles to stay on its feet...

The Argentine dance known for sultry intimacy is now seen by some as something quite different: a high-risk activity. In Berlin, a global tango hotspot, dancers are trying to keep their passion alive during the pandemic....

 2020-07-31 11:38 

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Tanzania: a welcome arrival for an old challenger...

Tanzania's president, John Magufuli, is up for reelection in just under three months. His victory seems certain — and yet the political landscape has shifted since the return of a prominent opposition leader....

 2020-07-31 11:36 

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Coronavirus leaves South American tourism operators in the lurch...

In normal years, tourism in Chile's natural paradise, Pucon, is thriving. But with travel restrictions amid a pandemic, residents whose livelihood is dependent on tourism are suffering — with no clear end in sight....

 2020-07-31 11:04 

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Coronavirus: Germany puts Spain's Catalonia, Navarre and Aragon on high-risk list...

Holidaymakers returning from Catalonia, home to Barcelona, will have to present a negative coronavirus test or go into quarantine upon arriving in Germany. It's one of three Spanish regions newly designated high risk....

 2020-07-31 09:50 

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Germany's Bundeswehr to help German states after US pullout...

With the US moving troops out of Germany, Defense Minister Kramp-Karrenbauer said she would look into how the German military could help affected states. The pullout stems from a spat between Washington and Berlin....

 2020-07-31 09:25 

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Coronavirus trend: The pandemic is far from over...

While the first countries are easing their lockdowns, others report more and more new cases every day. Data for the global picture shows: The pandemic is far from over. DW has the latest statistics....

 2020-07-31 09:17 

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Eurozone GDP drops 12.1% in record pandemic plunge...

The coronavirus pandemic caused the largest GDP drop ever recorded for the 19 EU countries using the euro as currency, according to estimates. The eurozone economy has shrunk by over 12%, with Spain bearing the brunt....

 2020-07-31 09:12 

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'Ready, set, test!': Berlin's long-delayed airport undergoes dress rehearsal for October opening...

Several hundred volunteers have put Berlin's new airport to the test, launching a series of trial runs ahead of its planned opening in October. The thorough scrutiny of operations came — you guessed it — after a delay....

 2020-07-31 09:09 

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Afghan ceasefire begins, Taliban prisoners freed ahead of possible talks...

A three-day ceasefire has come into force in Afghanistan as Muslims mark Eid al-Adha. It's hoped the temporary truce and a prisoner exchange will lead to peace talks between the Taliban and Kabul as early as next week....

 2020-07-31 08:18 

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Hong Kong expected to delay election, citing coronavirus fears...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will reportedly announce a delay to legislative elections, citing the risk posed by the coronavirus. The expected decision comes after 12 pro-democracy candidates were barred from running....

 2020-07-31 07:18 

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California charges megachurch leader with child rape...

A self-proclaimed apostle and head of the Mexican megachurch La Luz del Mundo faces charges of child rape and human trafficking. California has also filed charges against two of his female associates....

 2020-07-31 07:18 

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Germans head to countryside as coronavirus lowers lure of cities...

A craving for open spaces and the ability to work from home is driving more and more people to rural areas. But it may not be that simple for everyone to shrug off the charm of big cities....

 2020-07-31 06:21 

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Bahamas braces as newly formed Hurricane Isaias bears down...

US forecasters have upgraded tropical storm Isaias to a Category 1 hurricane. The weather system is headed for the Bahamas and the US after unleashing floods and landslides in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico....

 2020-07-31 06:20 

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Column: The bitter question at the core of Germany's chocolate war...

This month, two of Germany's favorite chocolate brands met in court to resolve a dispute that has lasted for 10 years. At the core of the quarrel between Ritter Sport and Milka was the question: What is a square worth?...

 2020-07-31 03:07 

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US 'outraged' at Pakistan blasphemy trial killing...

Tahir Ahmed Naseem, a US citizen on trial for blasphemy, was shot dead in a crowded courtroom in Pakistan. The US has called for immediate reforms to "prevent such a shameful tragedy from happening again."...

 2020-07-31 02:31 

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Documents detailing Ghislaine Maxwell's ties to Jeffrey Epstein released...

A judge in New York has ordered the release of documents related to Ghislaine Maxwell's dealings with Jeffrey Epstein. The British socialite had filed an emergency motion to stop the move....

 2020-07-31 01:12 

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Coronavirus digest: Children carry higher levels of virus, study shows...

A new US study could change the prevailing narrative that young kids are not drivers of the virus. Catch up with that story and everything else you need to know from around the world with DW's overview....

 2020-07-30 23:43 

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Germany urges continued US dialogue after troop pullout...

Berlin must maintain "trustful dialogue" with the US after its announced troop withdrawal, a senior defense official tells DW. He also urged Washington to clarify its strategy behind redeploying soldiers around Europe....

 2020-07-30 21:34 

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KSK: German special forces company dissolved due to far-right concerns...

The Defense Ministry has officially dismantled a company of the German army's elite Special Commando Forces after several far-right incidents. If further scandals resurface, the KSK could be completely dissolved....

 2020-07-30 20:49 

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EU sanctions Russian, Chinese hackers alleged cyberattacks...

The European Union has imposed sanctions against individuals and organizations from Russia and China over alleged cyberattacks....

 2020-07-30 20:49 

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EU sanctions Russian, Chinese hackers over alleged cyberattacks...

The European Union has imposed sanctions against individuals and organizations from Russia and China over alleged cyberattacks....

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