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 2020-02-17 14:05 

Euronews

Watch: Pilot lands 394-ton A380 sideways as Storm Dennis rages...

The Etihad Airways A380 from Abu Dhabi was forced into a special manoeuvre when landing at Heathrow due to strong crosswinds....

 2020-02-17 13:48 

Deutsche Welle

11 things you need to know about the 70th Berlin Film Festival...

New leadership, exciting programming and a Nazi-era related scandal: Get the lowdown on this year's Berlinale, which starts on February 20 and celebrates its 70th anniversary this year....

 2020-02-17 13:45 

Washington Post

Suicide bomber in SW Pakistan kills 8 at Islamist rally...

Local police in Pakistan's Baluchistan province say a powerful suicide bombing has killed eight people and wounded 16 others after hitting an Islamist rally in the regional capital...

 2020-02-17 13:44 

dpa

Airstrikes on Syria's Aleppo put two hospitals out of service...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2020-02-17 13:44 

dpa

German economy at risk due to coronavirus, central bank says...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2020-02-17 13:43 

Fox News

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Bomb cyclone washes up 'ghost ship' in Ireland, UK reels from flooding...

An explosive winter storm that roared across the North Atlantic over the weekend, packing high winds and heavy rain, was fierce enough to wash up a cargo ship that had been drifting at sea since 2018 onto the Irish coast....

 2020-02-17 13:40 

Washington Post

Women in politics: Theresa May recounts 'sticky tape' moment...

Former British Prime Minister Theresa May says she vowed early on in her political career never to think that being a woman held her back...

 2020-02-17 13:35 

Euronews

Oslo mosque attack suspect charged with murder and terror offences...

Oslo mosque attack suspect charged with murder and terror offences...

 2020-02-17 13:32 

Reuters Africa

Moody's cuts South Africa's 2020 GDP growth forecast to 0.7%...

Ratings agency Moody...

 2020-02-17 13:31 

Breitbart Europe

200,000 Brits Ditch TV Tax in One Year...

Nearly 200,000 Britons have cancelled their TV licence while several Tories have called on No 10 to stop its...

 2020-02-17 13:25 

CNN

Analysis: When did Xi know about the coronavirus outbreak?...

As the deadly novel coronavirus spread throughout China and the world last month, it was clear that something had gone wrong....

 2020-02-17 13:25 

Euronews

Democrats who don't want Sanders will have to sort out a muddle in the middle...

Democrats who don't want Sanders will have to sort out a muddle in the middle...

 2020-02-17 13:24 

AP

Virus fears rise after Cambodia's acceptance of cruise ship...

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The feel-good story of how Cambodia allowed a cruise ship to dock after it was turned away elsewhere in Asia for fear of spreading the deadly virus that began in China......

 2020-02-17 13:24 

Standard Digital

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'I fell in love with toyboy with body of a god...but now I’m broke and stranded' : The Standard...
 2020-02-17 13:22 

The Times of India

German far right arrests reveal 'shocking' mosque attack plot...
 2020-02-17 13:21 

AP

First Russian citizen is diagnosed with COVID-19...

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian woman aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has become the first Russian citizen to be diagnosed with COVID-19, Russia said Monday.The woman......

 2020-02-17 13:21 

Breitbart Europe

Labour Leadership: Let Transgender Men Into Women's Prisons...

Lisa Nandy said that biological men should be allowed into all-female prisons, regardless of the crimes they committed....

 2020-02-17 13:20 

RTHK News

Macau tells casinos they can reopen on Friday...

The Macau government will allow casinos to reopen on Friday after a 15-day closure imposed to help block the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. The t......

 2020-02-17 13:19 

Deutsche Welle

Champions League: When Tottenham played Leipzig behind the Iron Curtain...

RB Leipzig face Tottenham for the first time this week, but it's not the first time Spurs have played a Leipzig team. In 1974, they played Lokomotive Leipzig: a different club, at a different time, in a different world....

 2020-02-17 13:17 

Reuters Africa

Greece offers compromise on migrant centres to placate angry islanders...

Greece on Monday acted to placate locals incensed over government plans to build new migrant detention centres on outlying islands, saying it was open to a compromise on their location....

 2020-02-17 13:16 

Al Jazeera

'Will get through this': Aftermath of Thailand's worst massacre...

A week after the deadly mass shooting, Southeast Asian nation is trying to overcome a profound collective trauma....

 2020-02-17 13:13 

Breitbart Europe

Britain and Europe Will 'Rip Each Other Apart' in Brexit Trade Negotiations, Predicts Macron Ally...

What a future trade deal should look like will leave the UK and EU ripping each other apart at the negotiating table, according to claims....

 2020-02-17 13:13 

Washington Post

Largest mass graves uncovered in Burundi with 6,000 bodies...

Authorities in Burundi say they have opened six mass graves containing more than 6,000 bodies from unrest that occurred decades ago, the largest such discovery in years of work...

 2020-02-17 13:10 

Reuters Africa

Egypt pursues criminal investigation into Egyptian academic studying in Italy...

The Egyptian public prosecutor...

 2020-02-17 13:06 

Reuters Africa

All Raphael's tapestries return to Sistine Chapel after centuries...

Putting more masterpieces in Michelangelo...

 2020-02-17 12:59 

Bahrain News Agency

Trading quarantines, Americans from cruise land in US...
 2020-02-17 12:58 

CNN International

Tokyo Marathon restricted to elite athletes over coronavirus fears...

Next month's Tokyo Marathon has been restricted to elite athletes only following the novel coronavirus outbreak, organizers said Monday....

 2020-02-17 12:41 

Reuters Africa

Iran ready to help Lebanon - Lebanese president's office citing Larijani...

Iran...

 2020-02-17 12:41 

Deutsche Welle

German far-right group planned mosque attacks: government...

Twelve men arrested in police raids last week are believed to have had concrete plans for attacking Muslims during prayers, a government spokesman says. Prosecutors say they wanted to create a civil-warlike situation....

 2020-02-17 12:34 

Deutsche Welle

Burkina Faso: Church attack kills dozens...

A shooting near a Protestant church left dozens dead in northern Burkina Faso. The West African country, one of the poorest in the world, is one of several in the Sahel region dealing with a jihadist insurgency....

 2020-02-17 12:32 

Reuters Africa

Thai army to transfer control of land after mass shooting...

Thailand...

 2020-02-17 12:28 

Washington Post

Equatorial Guinea: France illegally seized 'embassy'...

Lawyers for Equatorial Guinea have told United Nations judges that French authorities illegally seized a mansion in Paris which they insist operated as the African nation's embassy...

 2020-02-17 12:26 

Reuters Africa

U.N. envoy condemns use of hunting rifles against Iraqi protesters...

The top United Nations envoy to Iraq condemned on Monday the use of hunting rifles firing birdshot against peaceful protesters in Baghdad and urged the government to ensure they are not harmed....

 2020-02-17 12:26 

Washington Post

Virus fears rise after Cambodia's acceptance of cruise ship...

The feel-good story of how Cambodia allowed a cruise ship to dock after it was turned away elsewhere in Asia for fear of spreading the deadly virus that began in China has taken an unfortunate turn after a passenger released from the ship tested positive ...

 2020-02-17 12:24 

Al Jazeera

'Teach them a lesson': Indian women accuse Delhi police of abuse...

Female students say they have faced police violence and police indifference when attacked by others....

 2020-02-17 12:24 

Washington Post

First Russian citizen is diagnosed with COVID-19...

A Russian woman aboard the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan has been diagnosed with COVID-19...

 2020-02-17 12:21 

Breitbart Europe

UK Professor: Only Way to Save Planet Is to 'Let Humans Become Extinct'...

Giving birth to a child is "the worst thing you can do" to the climate, says professor Patricia MacCormack of Anglia Ruskin University....

 2020-02-17 12:19 

Washington Post

Suspect in Norway mosque attack charged with terror...

A Norwegian man suspected of killing his stepsister and then storming an Oslo mosque with firearms "with the intention to kill as many Muslims as possible" last year was formally charged Monday with murder and terror...

 2020-02-17 12:17 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Ahead Of 2021 Vote, Critics Say Kremlin Is Curating A New Crop Of Spoiler Parties...

Steven Seagal may not be running for the State Duma. But a colorful new crop of political parties is set to spring up in Russia ahead of parliamentary elections in 2021, in what critics say is a Kremlin-overseen process aimed to put a veneer of political ...

 2020-02-17 12:12 

Al Jazeera

Meet the US presidential candidates' 'blacks'...

In US electoral politics, black people are an asset, a problem or a prop, but never a protagonist....

 2020-02-17 12:06 

Euronews

Faced with the worsening climate crisis, agriculture investment is more important than ever View...

Faced with the worsening climate crisis, agriculture investment is more important than ever View...

 2020-02-17 12:06 

CNN International

Football fans in Germany chant 'Nazis out' as racist fan is identified and ejected...

Football fans in Germany united on Sunday to chant...

 2020-02-17 12:05 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Woman On Cruise Ship Becomes First Russian Infected With Coronavirus...

A Russian woman on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan has tested positive for the coronavirus, Russia's Embassy in Tokyo said on February 17....

 2020-02-17 12:05 

NBC News

Coronavirus updates: Americans quarantined on cruise ship return to U.S as Chinese death toll rises...

As U.S. evacuated its nationals from the quarantined cruise ship in Japan Sunday, the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak continued to rise....

 2020-02-17 12:03 

Al Jazeera

Sudan: Darfur struggling to recover after 17 years of war...

Transitional government pushing for peace with rebel groups....

 2020-02-17 12:00 

Euronews

European project BestMedGrape is helping winegrowers transform grape waste into cosmetic products...

Thanks to BestMedGrape, a European project that brings together winegrowers, researchers and entrepreneurs from several Mediterranean countries, the waste of grapes after the harvest is being used to produce cosmetics and health products. #SmartRegions...

 2020-02-17 11:59 

Al Jazeera

Three scenarios for the battle for Idlib...

Turkey wants to stop the advance of the regime forces but it cannot risk a confrontation with their main backer, Russia....

 2020-02-17 11:59 

Euronews

How the BestMedGrape project is helping winegrowers in the Mediterranean basin...

BestMedGrape also develops activities that can serve farmers and winegrowers in particular with regard to cultivation in situations of severe aridity or saline stress. #SmartRegions...

 2020-02-17 11:58 

Al Jazeera

Cambodia braces for economic cost of coronavirus...

In Cambodia, where the economy is dependent on China, the government is warning of job losses....

 2020-02-17 11:58 

Deutsche Welle

German minister calls for gender quota in boardrooms, end to 'boys' club'...

Germany's family minister has called for women to be better represented on the directory boards of large companies. Franziska Giffey says most enterprises have no ambitions to put women in executive positions....

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