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Thailand on Tuesday became the first country in Southeast Asia to legalise same-sex marriage, in a historic parliamentary vote hailed as a "victory" by campaigners.

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NDTV - World (51 seconds ago)

Tesla began its fight for legal recognition of a shareholder vote favoring Elon Musk's record compensation, telling a Delaware judge that it "significantly impacts" her ruling voiding the pay, according to a letter made public on Monday.

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NDTV - World (51 seconds ago)

Thanks to a metal detectorist, a 95-year-old British farmer's prized Rolex watch, which he believed was eaten by a cow, has been reunited with the timepiece half a century later.

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NDTV - World (51 seconds ago)

Popstar Dua Lipa, who has been one of the vocal voices calling for a permanent ceasefire in Gaza, has said that she stands by her statement of calling it an "Israeli genocide."

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NDTV - World (51 seconds ago)

President Joe Biden on Tuesday will unveil new rules easing the process for undocumented spouses of US citizens to obtain permanent residency status, the White House said.

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Israeli airstrikes on Tuesday killed at least 17 Palestinians in two of the Gaza Strip's historic refugee camps and Israeli tanks pushed deeper into the enclave's southern city of Rafah, residents and medics said.

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Number of rail trips using season tickets now 13%, down from 34% before the pandemicThe use of rail season tickets in Great Britain has plummeted to the lowest level on record, driven by a rise in working from home since the Covid-19 pandemic.The number of rail journeys made by people using season tickets fell to 13% in the year to 31 March, from...

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Controversial law, due to go into effect on 1 July, is unconstitutional and cannot override federal rules, judge saysA federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked an Iowa law that allowed law enforcement in the state to file criminal charges against people with outstanding deportation orders or who previously had been denied entry to the US.US...

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Robert Morris, of Greenway church in Dallas, accused of sexual abuse of girl in 1980s, beginning when she was 12A Texas evangelical pastor and former spiritual adviser to Donald Trump has confessed to sexually assaulting a young girl in his past.Robert Morris, a founding pastor of the Dallas-based Gateway megachurch, was accused by an Oklahoma...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Lamor Whitehead accused of conning woman out of her life savings and then spending the money on luxury goodsBrooklyn's "bling bishop” Lamor Whitehead, sometimes described as a mentor to New York's mayor, Eric Adams, has been sentenced to nine years in prison for defrauding a parishioner's mother out of her life savings and other scams.The...

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Cities in midwest and north-east brace for heatwave with some to experience highs of 105F – 25 degrees above normalExtreme heat has begun to hit the US, delivered by a high-pressure weather pattern that the federal weather prediction center says will be "potentially the longest experienced in decades for some locations”.According to...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

The Post fire, which grew to more than 14,600 acres, is one of nearly a dozen wildfires actively burning in CaliforniaFirefighters in California are battling blazes in challenging conditions after several wildfires broke out over the weekend, forcing evacuations and consuming thousands of acres of land.Los Angeles county is dealing with its first...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Girl, 14, named as Khandi, along with Amelia, aged nine, and Malik, seven, may have travelled to LondonThree children are missing after a day out at Thorpe Park, police have said.A 14-year-old girl named only as Khandi was with two younger children Amelia, nine, and Malik, seven, at the theme park in Surrey on Monday, but the trio were reported...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Unite union also considering employment tribunal claims for unfair dismissal against WhitbreadWorkers are planning to demonstrate at Premier Inn owner Whitbread's annual shareholder meeting over plans to cut 1,500 jobs amid rising profits.The employees of restaurants including Brewers Fayre, Table Table and Beefeater plan to protest outside the...

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Labour leader says families of three people stabbed to death have had 'horrific experience', as Barnaby Webber's mother challenges him on radio phone-in Keir Starmer has committed to a judge-led inquiry into the Nottingham attacks if Labour wins the election, saying there are "too many examples of victims and family members being let...

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Host Nick Ferrari also asks Labour leader why his wife, Victoria, has not been more visibleSign up to our Election Edition daily newsletterQ: [From Emma in Greenwich] How will you protect single-sex spaces for girls, while making it easier to get a gender recognition certificate?Starmer says he is passionate about protecting single-sex spaces. As...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Nikhil Gupta accused of plotting to kill US resident who has advocated for sovereign Sikh state in northern IndiaAn Indian man suspected by the US of involvement in an unsuccessful plot to kill a Sikh separatist on American soil has pleaded not guilty to murder-for-hire conspiracy charges in a federal court in Manhattan.Nikhil Gupta, 52, has been...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Don't miss the chance to have your say in the vote to choose the next UK government• This article was amended on 13 June 2024. An earlier version said that "voters in England” now need to show photo ID at polling stations in general elections; in fact, this is a requirement across the UK. Continue reading...

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Increasing use of fans, air coolers and air conditioners is placing 'serious' strain on grid in north of countryEngineers in India have warned of the possibility of prolonged power outages in the north, where a heatwave has brought misery for millions of people.Demand for electricity has soared due to fans, air coolers and air conditioners being...

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Singer due to headline Glastonbury embraces risk of backlash over 'Israeli genocide' post on InstagramThe pop star and soon-to-be Glastonbury headliner Dua Lipa has said she is willing to risk a backlash over political statements after she recently described military operations in Gaza as "Israeli genocide”.In an interview with the Radio Times,...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

Far-right party says move would free up €3bn and that public television and radio need 'a bit of liberty'Marine Le Pen's far-right National Rally intends to privatise public television and radio if it wins an absolute majority in the French parliament in snap elections, senior party figures have confirmed.Jordan Bardella, the party president,...

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The Guardian - World (A minute ago)

First hearing in trial of Evan Gershkovich, who denies charges of spying, scheduled for next week in EkaterinburgThe jailed Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich will be tried behind closed doors by a Russian court later this month in a high-profile prosecution that his employer and the US government have decried as a sham.Gershkovich, who...

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The French actor was one of the key faces of the new wave, starring in classics by directors including Federico Fellini, Jacques Demy and Claude Lelouch.Anouk Aimée, the French star of European new wave classics including La Dolce Vita, A Man and a Woman and Lola, has died aged 92. Her daughter Manuela Papatakis announced the news on social media...

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CBS News - World (2 minutes ago)

Jackson James Rice was set to become the first Caucasian to represent Tonga at an Olympic Games.

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Heat warnings in effect for millions across the U.S. this week; Mom creates camp for kids with chronic pancreatitis

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CBS News - World (2 minutes ago)

"It is not in an athlete's DNA to stop and if the conditions are too dangerous I do think there is a risk of fatalities," one rugby player said.

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CBS News - World (2 minutes ago)

A fleet of Russian warships, including a nuclear-powered submarine, has left Havana's port after a five-day visit to Cuba following planned military drills in the Atlantic Ocean.

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Sydney Morning Herald - World (3 minutes ago)

Joe Biden's plans could reinforce his campaign message that he supports a more humane immigration system and show how he differs from Donald Trump.

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RT - World (3 minutes ago)

Gabriel Luechinger, the Swiss diplomat behind the last weekend's Ukraine summit, says the next meeting won't be held in the West Read Full Article at RT.com

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BBC - World (3 minutes ago)

Swifties told roads around south Wales likely to be busy before Tuesday's Principality Stadium show.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

And Reform UK unveils election pledges

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The musician, whose had a smash hit with Sunchyme, was diagnosed with stage four cancer last year.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Both Conservative and Labour plan to reduce government investment over the next parliamentary term

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Computers built like brains could be much more energy efficient than current designs.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

For all the focus on domestic issues, there will be plenty for whoever becomes PM to focus on abroad

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The paper has backed the Conservatives since 2010 but in 2024 that may change.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Gazans are facing food shortages, as the WHO warns thousands of children are acutely malnourished.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

How the Elder Scrolls Online survived a difficult launch to become a quiet gaming success story.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Authorities have approved prosecuting writer Arundhati Roy under India's anti-terror laws.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The figures are a huge turnaround on the 2019 election, when the Tories attracted 87% of all donations.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Chris Mason and Henry Zeffman find Sunak supporters downbeat and Starmer's team buoyant as polls fail to narrow.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Your Voice, Your Vote - The BBC answers your questions about tactical voting.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Here's what you need to know about how you register to vote and when.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

How do people say they will vote in the UK general election? Our poll tracker measures the trends.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

BBC Verify examines Labour claims about the cost of planned Tory borrowing

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The proposal would see people on low incomes, the elderly and disabled pay less on energy bills.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Nigel Farage says "this should be the immigration election" as he launched his party plans in Merthyr Tydfil.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The BBC has spoken to residents in the Towy Valley about their views on a huge wind turbine project.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Jeremy Hunt suggested key manifesto promises on welfare cuts had been announced by the government last year.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Newcastle and Sunderland have traditionally battled it out, but there may be a surprise contender.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Sir Ed Davey says rural communities struggling with "outrageous pump prices" need more support.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

John Curtice examines the latest opinion polls ahead of the 4 July general election.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Labour has confirmed it will change the way private school fees are taxed if it wins the election.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

One of the rainiest springs on record boosted soup sales while denting those for sun cream, figures suggest.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

The BBC's Marianna Spring has been using her Undercover Voters to analyse how the election is being fought on social media.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

BBC correspondents analyse key policies in the Reform UK manifesto.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Just over 2.1 million people have registered since the election was called, latest data shows.

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BBC - World (4 minutes ago)

Sir Ian was heard calling out for help after the fall, and a member of staff came on stage.

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New York Times - World (4 minutes ago)

Two top Democratic holdouts in Congress signed off on a plan to sell $18 billion worth of F-15 fighter jets to Israel, according to people familiar with the sale.

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Global News - World (5 minutes ago)

Foreign Affairs Minister Melanie Joly says Canada won't cut off engagement with China and India despite allegations they have interfered in Canada's democratic institutions.

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Global News - World (5 minutes ago)

Gen. Wayne Eyre said he's "cautiously optimistic" that the Canadian military is on the "upswing," but that growth is still "not fast enough" to face the global threat environment.

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Global News - World (5 minutes ago)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dissolved the influential War Cabinet tasked with steering the conflict in Gaza, Israeli officials said Monday.

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Global News - World (5 minutes ago)

A spokesman for National Defence Minister Bill Blair's office said the visit to Havana's port 'was carefully and fulsomely planned.'

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ABC News - World (5 minutes ago)

Dozens of protesters have been arrested in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, in ongoing protests against proposed tax hikes in a finance bill that is due to be tabled in parliament

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ABC News - World (5 minutes ago)

Amos Hochstein, senior advisor to United States President Joe Biden, is meeting with officials in Beirut in an effort to find a diplomatic solution to head off a larger war

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Yahoo News - World (7 minutes ago)

64 people missing and many rescued from 2 shipwrecks off Italy. At least 11 have died

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

South Korean soldiers fire warning shots after North Korean troops cross border, apparently in error

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

IFC backs Epic Group's green textile push in Bangladesh, India

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

Germany's slump in residential construction continues

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

Rains cause deaths in southern China as north swelters in heatwave

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

China's Realme apologises after armed robbery of flagship smartphones shipment

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

China's share of electric cars imported into Germany rising sharply

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

Palestinian authorities: 17 killed in Israeli action in Gaza Strip

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

AI set to 'dramatically' improve weather forecasts, new research says

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Yahoo News - World (8 minutes ago)

Dozens arrested in Kenya protests over proposed tax hikes in finance bill

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

Meanwhile, a former Uefa strategist says he has been told NI has been "rubbed from the roster" of Euro 2028.

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

The war in Ukraine has shifted the balance of power between Moscow, Pyongyang and Beijing

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

Both official UEFA fan zones in Cologne where matches are being shown on big screens are closed.

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

The White House says more than 500,000 spouses of US citizens will benefit from the new policy.

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

England's NHS trusts warn children are the "forgotten generation” in the race to cut waiting lists.

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

Khandi, 14, Amelia, nine, and Malik, seven, are reported missing after a day at Thorpe Park.

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BBC - World (47 minutes ago)

A decision not to prosecute the four retired officers was upheld by the CPS after it was challenged.

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The Guardian - World (49 minutes ago)

Al-Jazeera reporter says it has been 'another bloody night across central Gaza' with attack on camp housing families evacuated from RafahSee all our Israel-Gaza war coverageThe UN human rights chief on Tuesday warned that the rights situation in the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, was drastically deteriorating, while there had been...

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The Guardian - World (49 minutes ago)

Former defence minister is suing Higgins over social media posts Reynolds says have damaged her reputationGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe former prime minister Scott Morrison could appear as a trial witness as the Liberal senator Linda Reynolds pursues Brittany Higgins over alleged defamatory...

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The Guardian - World (49 minutes ago)

Band of cold blankets entire east coast, with widespread frost across Tasmania, Victoria, the ACT and NSWGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastMelbourne and Sydney were set to shiver through their coldest morning so far this year on Wednesday, after Queenslanders awoke to a blanket of frost across a large swathe...

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The Guardian - World (49 minutes ago)

The Russian president's visit to Pyongyang signals a deepening relationship between two isolated countriesRussia-Ukraine war – latest news updatesChina accounts for more than 90% of North Korea's trade and has been its most dependable aid donor and diplomatic ally. But as Vladimir Putin's imminent visit to Pyongyang proves, the secluded state's...

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The Guardian - World (49 minutes ago)

Visit is Russian president's first to North Korea in 24 years as he seeks continued military support from Kim Jong-unReport: Vladimir Putin to visit North Korea as he seeks further military supportChina has urged Nato to "stop shifting blame” over the war in Ukraine after the western military alliance's chief accused Beijing of worsening the...

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Deutsche Welle - World (49 minutes ago)

Soldiers from South Korea's military fired warning shots after North Korean soldiers crossed the demarcation line.

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New York Times - World (49 minutes ago)

The bill, which needs the king's endorsement to become law, underscores Thailand's status as a relative haven in Asia for L.G.B.T.Q. people.

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New York Times - World (49 minutes ago)

Activists have called on Kenyans to occupy Parliament in opposition to a new finance bill that is likely to raise the cost of living for many people by increasing taxes on a range of goods and services.

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New York Times - World (49 minutes ago)

Journalists say they are subject to increasing restrictions and pressure from the government of President Volodymyr Zelensky, adding that the measures go beyond wartime security needs.

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New York Times - World (49 minutes ago)

Rains set off landslides and inundated villages in the south, forcing thousands to evacuate. In the north, residents sweltered through a drought.

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The Local - Switzerland (50 minutes ago)

Not only is Switzerland the most competitive in Europe, but it is also in the second place worldwide.

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The Local - Switzerland (50 minutes ago)

If you live in Geneva (to just visit it), you know just how expensive this city is. But there are ways to keep your spending to a minimum — by Swiss standards, of course.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

Higher for longer rates in the U.S. may lead to slower policy easing in countries like Brazil and Mexico, but other forces also are also at play.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

A real-estate billionaire's policies set off an eight-year battle over the payout.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

A business that has long stood in the shadows of pretty much everything else in Citi's portfolio makes up half of its total profits. An investor day will highlight its hidden value.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

These peer-reviewed studies were later challenged, disavowed or retracted.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

Frustrated by their Google searches, people are funneling their queries to a site that isn't a search engine at all.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

David Calhoun will appear before a subcommittee that is probing problems at the jet maker.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

Relative stability in the 10-year French OAT-German Bund yield spread and on European stocks markets are helping the euro, which could get an additional boost from solid German ZEW business sentiment data for June, UniCredit Research said.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

Stock futures were little changed but a set of economic data and speeches from Federal Reserve officials could stir things up during the day. fine.

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Wall Street Journal - World (50 minutes ago)

Can You Replace Google Search With Reddit? I Tried It for a Week.

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Sydney Morning Herald - World (50 minutes ago)

Senior royals have been back out in force for one of the most colourful displays of pageantry on the calendar, the Order of the Garter.

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CBC - World (52 minutes ago)

The Royal Canadian Navy now finds itself in the unusual position of both shadowing Russian warships as a threat in the Caribbean and sharing an anchorage with them as a guest in the port of Havana after Canada accepted an invitation to send a patrol ship to Cuba while the Russian navy is in town.

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CBC - World (52 minutes ago)

Israel has said its tactical pause around the Kerem Shalom border crossing with Gaza is its "creative solution” to get aid into the strip while the crossing in Rafah remains inaccessible, but aid organizations say it still doesn't meet the demand on the ground.

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CBC - World (52 minutes ago)

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy wants warnings on social media platforms, saying they would 'regularly remind parents and adolescents that social media has not been proved safe.'

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CBC - World (52 minutes ago)

For Ukrainians in Canada, new conscription rules increase pressure to fight

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NDTV - World (54 minutes ago)

Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun will likely face tough questions Tuesday when a Senate panel grills the executive on safety problems, manufacturing missteps and alleged efforts to intimidate whistleblowers.

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The Washington Post - World (56 minutes ago)

The National Weather Service issued a heat watch for parts of the United States, predicting a "prolonged period of dangerously hot conditions.”

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RT - Russia (56 minutes ago)

Russia's Pacific Fleet has launched naval exercises in the Far East involving 40 warships and 20 aircraft and helicopters Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - Russia (56 minutes ago)

A school course in family studies is set to be introduced in Russia, as the government strives to promote traditional values Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - World (56 minutes ago)

It is legal for Ukraine to attack targets in Russia with donated Western weapons, Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer has said Read Full Article at RT.com

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National Public Radio - World (57 minutes ago)

OceanGate's Titan submersible imploded on its way to the Titanic wreck one year ago. The Coast Guard initially had 12 months to complete its investigation, but says it needs more time.

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NBC News - World (An hour ago)

Two shipwrecks off Italy have have left at least 11 dead and 64 missing.

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NBC News - World (An hour ago)

India and the United States on Monday pledged to strengthen defense and technology cooperation and remove long-standing barriers to bilateral strategic trade.

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NBC News - World (An hour ago)

Russian President Putin traveled to North Korea to meet with its leader Kim Jong Un. The dictatorship of Kim Jong Un is one of the key suppliers of weapons and ammunition to Russia. NBC News' Chapman Bell reports on what to expect from Putin's upcoming visit. 

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NBC News - World (An hour ago)

Thailand's Senate voted Tuesday to approve a marriage equality bill, paving the way for the country to become the first in Southeast Asia to enact such a law.

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ABC News - World (2 hours ago)

A fire broke out at a hospital in Iran’s north, killing nine patients, state media reported

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RT - Russia (2 hours ago)

Vladimir Putin has approved the signing of the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership Agreement with North Korea Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - World (2 hours ago)

Hungary's prime minister has accused centrists in the EU of ensuring a the will of a growing number of voters is sidelined Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - World (2 hours ago)

Kiev has to "win the war” with Moscow to join the US-led military bloc, the White House has said Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - World (2 hours ago)

NATO's Stoltenberg calls for imposing a "cost” on China for supplying key components to Russia during Moscow's conflict with Ukraine Read Full Article at RT.com

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NBC News - World (2 hours ago)

Russian President Vladimir Putin was expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday as he seeks support from leader Kim Jong Un in his war against Ukraine.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Whitbread said it was on track to deliver on its full-year outlook after first-quarter sales rose 1% on an improved U.K. performance and continued progress in Germany.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Hong Kong will allow trading on its exchanges during severe weather conditions, as part of the exchange's efforts to maintain the financial center hub's appeal to investors.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Oil prices were broadly stable in Europe after gaining $2 a barrel in the previous trading session on upbeat demand expectations, and Goldman Sachs now forecasts Brent to reach a peak of $86 a barrel in August.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Central banks around the world expect global reserves of gold to increase over the next year, while pessimism toward the dollar has grown, according to a World Gold Council report.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

U.K. governments have long imposed limits on their own behavior that are designed to stop a steady rise in their debt. Despite the failure of those fiscal rules to achieve that goal, the U.K.'s next government seems set to do the same.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Republican Rep. Bob Good angered former President Donald Trump. On Tuesday, it could cost the Virginia congressman his seat.

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Wall Street Journal - World (2 hours ago)

Base metals were lower, with weaker home price figures from China, despite efforts to bolster the country's major property sector, and the PBOC's decision to leave the key policy rate unchanged continuing to pressure prices, Sucden Financial said.

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The Guardian - World (2 hours ago)

Party were 'fierce champions of Palestine' in opposition and they must 'summon that spirit of old', she writes for Al JazeeraGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastThe Labor senator Fatima Payman has called on her own government to "recognise Palestine” and undermined efforts by the prime minister, Anthony...

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The Guardian - World (2 hours ago)

NSW Liberal MP rules out running for federal parliament as he exits state politics after 13 years Follow our Australia news live blog for latest updatesGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastNew South Wales Liberal MP Matt Kean has announced his resignation from politics after 13 years in state parliament.Kean...

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The Guardian - World (2 hours ago)

Thaksin's case is the first in a series of high-profile legal cases before Thailand's courts this weekFormer prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a powerful backer of the ruling government, has been formally indicted for allegedly insulting the monarchy in 2015, in one of several court cases that have unsteadied Thai politics. Thaksin, an...

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The Guardian - World (2 hours ago)

This blog is now closedGet our morning and afternoon news emails, free app or daily news podcastLiberals criticise treatment of journalist by Chinese officials at press conferenceOpposition foreign affairs spokesman Simon Birmingham has condemned the treatment of journalist Cheng Lei at federal parliament yesterday.This was an entirely...

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The Guardian - World (2 hours ago)

Country on track to become third in Asia – after Taiwan and Nepal – to legalise same-sex marriageThailand's senate has passed the final reading of a historic marriage equality bill, paving the way for the country to become the first in south-east Asia to recognise same-sex marriage.The bill gained the support of nearly all upper-house lawmakers...

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The Times of India - World (2 hours ago)

The Thai Senate has given its approval to the marriage equality law in the final reading. The legislation will now be presented to King Maha Vajiralongkorn for his royal assent. Thai legislators gathered to cast their votes on the same-sex marriage legalisation bill. Thailand could potentially became the first nation in Southeast Asia to recognize...

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New York Times - World (2 hours ago)

North Korean soldiers have been sent into the mine-strewn buffer zone to do construction work since November, the South Korean military said on Tuesday.

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New York Times - World (2 hours ago)

Worries about Chinese belligerence rose during Sandra Oudkirk's three years in Taipei. As she leaves, she is seeking to assure Taiwan of continued U.S. support.

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Yahoo News - World (2 hours ago)

Thailand's Senate overwhelmingly approves a landmark bill to legalize marriage equality

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Yahoo News - World (2 hours ago)

Photo of far side of the Moon taken by NASA orbiter in 2010, not China's Chang'e-6 probe

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BBC - World (2 hours ago)

It means ministers have now missed nine of the past 13 annual benchmarks for tackling climate change.

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BBC - World (2 hours ago)

New Zealand Super Rugby player Connor Garden-Bachop dies at the age of 25.

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BBC - World (2 hours ago)

At least 60 people, including 26 children, are thought to be missing, Médecins Sans Frontières says.

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BBC - World (2 hours ago)

Parent groups tell the BBC they fear children could suffer in a push to cut deficits.

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China Daily - World (2 hours ago)

The trial of the alleged murderer of Chinese student Jiang Ge began at 10 am on Monday in Tokyo. It will last seven days and the verdict is expected on Dec 20.

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China Daily - World (2 hours ago)

China launched Algeria's first communication satellite, Alcomsat-1, into a preset orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwestern province of Sichuan early Monday.

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China Daily - World (2 hours ago)

A 12-year-old Algerian boy was crowned winner of the eighth Shenzhen Expats Chinese Talent Competition on Sunday.

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China Daily - World (2 hours ago)

A Chinese-made communications satellite became the first "export" of such a spacecraft to an Arab country when it was launched by China on Monday for Algeria.

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Sydney Morning Herald - World (3 hours ago)

Kim has made two trips to Russia's Far East since 2019. Putin is now expected to arrive in North Korea on Tuesday for the first time since 2000.

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RT - Russia (3 hours ago)

Russian officials have reported a serious fire at an oil storage facility in the city of Azov following a drone attack Read Full Article at RT.com

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RT - Russia (3 hours ago)

Türkiye warned Russia of a second terrorist attack that was supposed to follow the Crocus City Hall shooting, Hurriyet reports Read Full Article at RT.com

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National Public Radio - World (3 hours ago)

President Biden plans to provide protection from deportation to certain migrants. Russian President Putin makes a rare trip to North Korea. FEMA pressured to treat extreme heat as a major disaster.

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National Public Radio - World (3 hours ago)

President Macron dissolved the National Assembly and called the snap vote after the far-right party of Marine Le Pen trounced his centrist party in European parliament elections last weekend.

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National Public Radio - World (3 hours ago)

Putin is expected to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un amid growing international concern over the two country's military cooperation.

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Deutsche Welle - World (3 hours ago)

The charges against Thailand's influential former prime minister — who recently returned to Thailand, was jailed on separate charges and then given a royal pardon — stem from an interview he gave in 2015.

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CBS News - World (3 hours ago)

As Russian President Vladimir Putin headed to North Korea for a two-day visit, South Korea's military said soldiers fired warning shots to repel North Korean troops who temporarily crossed the border.

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New York Times - World (3 hours ago)

The case against Thaksin Shinawatra was a reminder that the levers of power in Thailand remain firmly in the hands of the royalist-military establishment.

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ABC News - World (3 hours ago)

The United States has renewed a warning that it’s obligated to defend its close treaty ally a day after Filipino navy personnel were injured and their supply boats damaged in one of the most serious confrontations between the Philippines and China in a...

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ABC News - World (3 hours ago)

Thailand’s Senate approve a landmark bill to legalize marriage equality

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