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 2021-10-15 22:22 

Sydney Morning Herald

Bill Clinton recovering from urological infection, aide says...

"We're all thinking about President Clinton today," US President Joe Biden said. "He's always been the comeback kid."...

 2021-10-15 22:22 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Authorities seize 450 kilograms of heroin found in shipping container in largest ever onshore bust...

The heroin, which was detected inside a container of tiles shipped from Malaysia to Melbourne, is believed to have a street value of up to $140 million....

 2021-10-15 22:14 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

NSW records 319 COVID-19 cases and two deaths...

NSW records 319 locally acquired COVID-19 cases and two deaths in the 24 hours to 8pm on Friday....

 2021-10-15 22:03 

News24

Bolsonaro's veto of free feminine hygiene products sparks outcry...

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro has been accused of misogyny after his veto of a law that intended to make sanitary towels free for millions of women sparked an outcry....

 2021-10-15 22:01 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Biden delivers sweeping remarks about human rights: 'To deal with the past you must face the truth'...

President Joe Biden delivered sweeping remarks Friday about human rights, zeroing in on ongoing human rights abuses around the world and underscoring the importance of truth in a time of disinformation....

 2021-10-15 21:45 

CBC

China pulls Qur'an, Bible apps in crackdown on Apple store...

Amazon's audiobook service Audible and phone apps for reading the holy books of Islam and Christianity have disappeared from the Apple store in mainland China, the latest examples of the impact of the country's tightened rules for internet firms....

 2021-10-15 21:44 

NBC News

Assistant House Sergeant at Arms arrested in child pornography investigation...

An assistant House Sergeant at Arms was arrested and charged in a child pornography case, police in Fairfax County, Virginia said....

 2021-10-15 21:41 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Pentagon holds first meeting about compensation payment with employer of Afghan civilian killed in US drone strike...

A senior Pentagon official held a virtual meeting about a potential compensation payment for the family of Zamarai Ahmadi, an Afghan civilian who was one of 10 people killed in a US drone strike in late August, Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said in ...

 2021-10-15 21:38 

Reuters

[ World ]

Biden aide Psaki may have violated ethics law -watchdog | Reuters...

A non-profit ethics watchdog on Friday called for a probe into whether White House press secretary Jen Psaki violated federal law with an apparent endorsement from the White House podium of a Democratic candidate for governor in Virginia....

 2021-10-15 21:29 

CNN

[ Politics ]

'There's no trust': Pro-immigrant groups blasted Biden officials on a call Friday morning...

Pro-immigrant groups and service providers blasted Biden administration officials Friday morning on a call on the heels of news that the Department of Homeland Security is preparing to revive a Trump-era border policy next month, according to sources fami...

 2021-10-15 21:29 

The Daily Caller

Biden Admin Now Says It Will Get Around To Flying Americans Out Of Afghanistan By The End Of The Year...

'We will get going again'...

 2021-10-15 21:24 

Radio Free Asia

Interview: 'Existing legislation on intimidation often doesn't work,' says Dutch lawmaker...

Ruben Brekelmans discusses his parliamentary motion to include Uyghurs and other diaspora groups in the government's human rights policy....

 2021-10-15 21:19 

The Times of India

Texas House votes to ban transgender girls from sports...

The Texas House of Representatives passed a bill that bans transgender women and girls from participating in school sports after three previous attempts failed, all but assuring Republican Governor Greg Abbott will sign it into law. Texas is now poised to...

 2021-10-15 21:15 

Fox News

[ World ]

China launches 3 astronauts on 6-month space station mission...

China on Saturday sent three astronauts to its space station for a record-setting six-month stay as the country moves toward completing the new orbiting outpost...

 2021-10-15 21:14 

News24

Texas House votes to ban transgender girls from sports...

The Texas House of Representatives has passed a bill that bans transgender women and girls from participating in school sports after three previous attempts failed....

 2021-10-15 21:12 

CNN

[ US ]

California oil spill that shut down beaches was about 25,000 gallons...

When crude oil leaked into the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California earlier this month, the amount spilled was about 25,000 gallons, officials said Friday....

 2021-10-15 21:06 

Al Jazeera

Czech PM Babis heading for opposition after losing election...

Prime Minister Andrej Babis, a populist billionaire, says he will hand over to new coalition and will be in opposition....

 2021-10-15 21:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Lucy in the sky with ... Trojans: New NASA mission heads for Jupiter...

NASA's Lucy spacecraft is set to blast off tonight on a mission to explore Trojan space rocks that lie near Jupiter....

 2021-10-15 20:56 

dpa

Bebou brace as Hoffenheim thrash Cologne 5-0 in Bundesliga...

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 2021-10-15 20:56 

dpa

World Day of the Poor: Pope to travel to Assisi for private visit...

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 2021-10-15 20:56 

dpa

Coronavirus numbers in Italy continue to decline...

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 2021-10-15 20:56 

dpa

Police officers injured as thousands rally after eviction in Berlin...

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 2021-10-15 20:56 

Deutsche Welle

Bundesliga: Boom and bust for Cologne as Hoffenheim win big...

Ihlas Bebou scored twice for Hoffenheim as they ripped apart Cologne for a much-needed victory on Friday night. Cologne's five-game unbeaten run came to a grinding halt on a ground where they often struggle....

 2021-10-15 20:51 

NBC News

CDC releases official guidance for upcoming holiday celebrations...

CDC releases official guidance for upcoming holiday celebrations...

 2021-10-15 20:50 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Hundreds Of Inmates Riot In North Ossetia Prison...

Reports from Russia say several hundred inmates have rioted in a prison in the southern region of North Ossetia.The October 15 riot by up to 600 inmates broke out at Correctional Colony No. 1 in the regional capital, Vladikavkaz.In an interview published ...

 2021-10-15 20:49 

NBC News

Ex-Michigan football star says he was abused by a team doctor. Now he's demanding answers....

Ex-University of Michigan football player Jon Vaughn camped outside school president's office team doctor sex abuse, demands answers...

 2021-10-15 20:47 

The Times of India

China launches 3 astronauts on 6-month space station mission...
 2021-10-15 20:40 

The Times of India

Jan 6 panel moving swiftly as it sets Bannon contempt vote...

A congressional committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection has moved aggressively against close Trump adviser Steve Bannon, swiftly scheduling a vote to recommend criminal contempt charges against the former White House aide after he defied a...

 2021-10-15 20:35 

Sky News

Record 184m EuroMillions jackpot won at last - by French ticket-holder...

A record 184m EuroMillions jackpot has been won by a French ticket-holder, the National Lottery has said....

 2021-10-15 20:33 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Biden's Supreme Court commission is leaving everyone unhappy...

As the Biden administration's commission on the Supreme Court continues to meet, roll out pages of draft documents and engage in deep philosophical conversations about the past and future of the court, one thing is clear: No one is satisfied....

 2021-10-15 20:31 

Al Jazeera

US: FDA health panel endorses booster jab for J&J's COVID vaccine...

Health officials are now recommending Americans get booster jabs of the Pfizer, Moderna and J&J coronavirus vaccines....

 2021-10-15 20:30 

CNN

[ Politics ]

'Have you voted yet?': McAuliffe and Youngkin seek Latino support in Virginia governor race...

Leaning over a glass countertop displaying chorizo and carne salteada, Democrat Terry McAuliffe surveys the number of distinct nationalities he's encountered touring Todos Supermarket in northern Virginia....

 2021-10-15 20:25 

dpa

Protests against rumoured Koran desecration reach Bangladeshi capital...

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 2021-10-15 20:25 

dpa

German collecting society wants 420m euros from Google for 2022...

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 2021-10-15 20:25 

dpa

Berlin police remove residents from squat encampment from bygone era...

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 2021-10-15 20:25 

dpa

Chancellor Merkel receives highest order of the Belgian royal family...

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 2021-10-15 20:25 

NBC News

Debate over Black author's book in Texas highlights concerns over critical race theory claims nationwide...

The critical race theory debate over Jerry Craft's book highlighted some parents' fears that this was going to play out over and over again across the country....

 2021-10-15 20:23 

The Daily Caller

Here's A List Of Everything The Unvaxxed Can't Do In Australia's Largest City...

Can't go outside...

 2021-10-15 20:21 

Al Jazeera

Italian captain given jail term for returning migrants to Libya...

Giuseppe Sotgiu found guilty of violating laws that forbid forced return of people to countries where they are at risk....

 2021-10-15 20:18 

Bahrain News Agency

U.S. to lift curbs from Nov. 8 for vaccinated foreign travelers - White House...
 2021-10-15 20:15 

The Times of India

Bill Clinton in hospital for non-Covid-19-related infection...

Former US President Bill Clinton was admitted to the University of California Irvine Medical Center on Tuesday evening for a non-Covid-19-related infection, his spokesmam Angel Urena said Thursday in a statement. "He is on the mend, in good spirits an...

 2021-10-15 20:13 

News24

Mental illness may have triggered Norway attack...

A bow-and-arrow attack in Norway that left five people dead this week appears to have been motivated by mental illness, authorities indicated....

 2021-10-15 20:11 

Sydney Morning Herald

MPs may need police when meeting voters after second MP murdered in five years...

Home Secretary Priti Patel ordered police forces to review security arrangements for MPs with immediate effect, her spokesman said....

 2021-10-15 20:11 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Belarus Slaps 'Extremist' Label On Opposition Leader's Telegram Channel...

A Belarusian court has designated the official Telegram channel of exiled opposition leader Svyatlana Tsikhanouskaya and the platforms Golos (Voice) as "extremists,"; as the authorities continue their clampdown on the opposition, independent media,...

 2021-10-15 20:08 

Sky News

Moeen Ali becomes first English cricketer to win Indian Premier League...

Moeen Ali has become the first Englishman to win the Indian Premier League after his team the Chennai Super Kings beat the Kolkata Knight Riders....

 2021-10-15 20:06 

Al Jazeera

CAR declares unilateral ceasefire in fight with armed groups...

Armed groups control large swaths of CAR, and about a quarter of nearly 5 million population has been displaced....

 2021-10-15 20:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

No Asean invite for junta chief...

Brunei, the current Asean chair, will issue a statement on Saturday about the more than two-hour-long virtual meeting...

 2021-10-15 20:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Norway killer 'mentally ill'...

The cops arrested a suspect the same day — Espen Andersen Braathen, a 37-year-old Danish citizen who has lived in Kongsberg for most of his life...

 2021-10-15 20:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

US destroyer 'chased away'...

The vessel had apparently attempted to violate Russian territorial waters during Russian-Chinese naval drills in the Sea of Japan...

 2021-10-15 20:06 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Suu Kyi lawyer faces gag order...

'Khin Maung Zaw's communications may cause harassment, hurting a person who is acting in accordance with the law, may cause riots and destabilise the public peace'...

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