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North Korea fires two short-range ‘ballistic missiles’ into sea

By | 6 days ago

South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the North fired the two projectiles, presumed to be ballistic missiles....

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World leaders to hold online crisis talks as coronavirus death toll passes 21,000

By | 1 week ago

And amid squabbling between China and the US over who is to blame, UN Secretary-General calls for the world to act together to halt the menace....

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Coronavirus deaths surge past 13,000 as one billion confined to homes

By | 2 weeks ago

Italy, a nation of 60 million, on Thursday overtook China as the global epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic....

US, China accuse each other of coronavirus fear-mongering

By | 3 weeks ago

The clash came on the day that the World Health Organization said more cases and deaths had been reported in the rest of the world than in China....

Curfew as US cities shut down in coronavirus fight

By | 3 weeks ago

New Jersey's governor announced he was implementing a curfew, marking a major escalation in attempts to stop the spread of the outbreak....

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WHO warns ‘we are in uncharted territory’ as number of coronavirus cases passes 90,000

By | 1 month ago

WHO warns 'we are in uncharted territory' as number of coronavirus cases passes 90,000...

Handshake, peck, hug, kiss? No thanks: How coronavirus is changing habits across the world

By | 1 month ago

Around the world people are changing their habits at work, home and in worship to reduce the risk of contracting the new coronavirus....

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China coronavirus cases rise again, Trump urges calm after US death

By | 1 month ago

Worldwide, nearly 3,000 people have been killed and about 87,000 infected since the virus was first detected late 2019....

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Weinstein convicted of sex assault, rape in ‘new era’ for #MeToo

By | 1 month ago

Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual assault but acquitted of the most serious predatory charges, a verdict hailed as a historic v...

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Coronavirus: S.Korea raises alert to its ‘highest level’ as infections tripled

By | 1 month ago

South Korea went on high alert Sunday following a sharp jump in coronavirus cases, and Italy and Iran took their own drastic containment steps as an e...

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