Climate change scenarios

Climate change scenarios

The world is "way off course" in its plan to prevent catastrophic climate change, the United Nations warned Monday as nations gathered in Poland to chart a way for mankind to avert runaway global warming. Videographic about climate change scenario...
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Colombia 'will not bow to violence' after car bomb: Duque

Colombia 'will not bow to violence' after car bomb: Duque

Colombian President Ivan Duque vows that his country "will not bow to violence" after an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in capital Bogota left at least five people dead and 10 injured, according to the city's mayor.
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Bogota mayor confirms five dead in apparent car bomb attack

Bogota mayor confirms five dead in apparent car bomb attack

Bogota Mayor Enrique Penalosa confirms there have been at least five dead in an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital and at least 10 injured.
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Serbia rolls out red carpet for Putin

Serbia rolls out red carpet for Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a welcoming ceremony in front of the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade as he kicks of his state visit to the country.
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Putin holds talks with Serbia President Vucic in Belgrade

Putin holds talks with Serbia President Vucic in Belgrade

Russian President Vladimir Putin holds talks with his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade during a state visit to Serbia.
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Spanish village purifies horses with fire in age-old ritual

Spanish village purifies horses with fire in age-old ritual

The Spanish village of San Bartolome de Pinares holds its Luminarias festival, in which riders and horses burst through flames in an annual celebration thought to protect the animals from diseases and give their riders fertility. However, there ar...
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Rescue mission for missing Spanish toddler continues

Rescue mission for missing Spanish toddler continues

The rescue mission to save a two-year-old boy who fell down a well in southern Spain continues. Authorities say they have found several strands of his hair raising hopes of finding the toddler whose fate has gripped the nation for days.
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Thousands rally in Prague to commemorate Jan Palach

Thousands rally in Prague to commemorate Jan Palach

Thousands of people marched through central Prague Wednesday to commemorate Czech student Jan Palach who set himself alight exactly 50 years ago in protest against a Soviet-led occupation of former Czechoslovakia. Palach, a Prague philosophy stude...
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African Union meeting in Ethiopia to discuss DRC situation

African Union meeting in Ethiopia to discuss DRC situation

Continental leaders gather at a meeting of the African Union in Addis Ababa to discuss the disputed election in the DR Congo. The DR Congo election commission declared opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi the winner last Thursday. But a different o...
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Putin lands in Belgrade with a rockstar reception

Putin lands in Belgrade with a rockstar reception

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Belgrade for a State visit. Putin's visit has generated a lot of support in Belgrade which has prepared a parade in his honour that will weave through Belgrade and culminate at the massive Saint Sava chu...
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UK PM must 'ditch red lines' on Brexit: opposition leader

UK PM must 'ditch red lines' on Brexit: opposition leader

Prime Minister Theresa May must "ditch the red lines" on Brexit after the defeat of the plan she had agreed with the EU, opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says.
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Sudanese protesters march in downtown Khartoum

Sudanese protesters march in downtown Khartoum

Sudanese protesters march in downtown Khartoum, chanting "freedom". Sudanese police on Thursday fired tear gas at protesters marching towards the presidential palace, witnesses said, during a demonstration to demand the resignation of President Om...
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Global warming

Global warming

Videographic about global warming. As many as a million fish are believed to have died along the banks of a major river system in drought and heatwave-battered eastern Australia.
Climate change scenarios

Climate change scenarios

Videographic about climate change. As many as a million fish are believed to have died along the banks of a major river system in drought and heatwave-battered eastern Australia.
Zimbabweans arrested for fuel protests appear in court

Zimbabweans arrested for fuel protests appear in court

About 70 people arrested for protesting fuel price increases in Zimbabwe three days ago arrive at Harare Magistrate’s Court. The nationwide protests were triggered by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s announcement that fuel prices were doubling - res...
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Massive general strike takes effect in Tunisia

Massive general strike takes effect in Tunisia

The secretary general of Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union, Noureddine Taboubi, gives a speech in front of a crowd gathered in front of the union's headquarters in Tunis, as a major strike took effect in the country Thursday. The Tunisian Genera...
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Indian bullfighters participate in Jallikattu festival

Indian bullfighters participate in Jallikattu festival

Dozens of young men were injured on the first day of a traditional bull-wrestling festival in southern India that has drawn criticism from animal rights activists. During the Jallikattu festival in Tamil Nadu, bulls festooned with marigolds are re...
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Rock and roll nuns hope to make the pope dance in Panama

Rock and roll nuns hope to make the pope dance in Panama

With millions of YouTube views and hits on Spotify and iTunes, a group of young nun rockers play one of their biggest gigs next week, and thousands of Catholics, perhaps including the pope himself, will lap it up.
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Vietnam fabric cooperative helps trafficking victims

Vietnam fabric cooperative helps trafficking victims

A textile cooperative in northern Vietnam's Quan Ba district provides hope, income, and purpose to women of the Vietnamese Hmong hill tribes, many of whose lives have been blighted by people trafficking.
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India's transgenders take first Kumbh Mela splash

India's transgenders take first Kumbh Mela splash

Dozens of transgenders in India splash in the sacred waters of the Ganges and Yamuna rivers alongside top Hindu ascetics at the world’s biggest religious gathering, the Kumbh Mela. It was the first time that members of India's estimated two-millio...
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Belgrade protesters march in honour of murdered politician

Belgrade protesters march in honour of murdered politician

Thousands of anti-government protesters march in silence in Belgrade to pay homage to Oliver Ivanovic, a Kosovan Serb politician who was murdered one year ago in Kosovo.
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Two cities, a border, and the Rio Grande running through it

Two cities, a border, and the Rio Grande running through it

On the border by the Rio Grande, the Texan city of Laredo relies on its proximity to Mexico. With exchanges between the two sides a part of daily life, many residents fear the arrival of Donald Trump’s border wall.
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The 'Bad' tatoo artist inking up in an Albanian bunker

The 'Bad' tatoo artist inking up in an Albanian bunker

In the middle of a grassy steppe in northern Albania, a small concrete dome rises above the horizon. This is the lair of "Keqi," a crafty artist and ex-con who has turned the security bunker into a unlikely tattoo parlour.
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May makes statement outside No.10 after no-confidence vote fails

May makes statement outside No.10 after no-confidence vote fails

British Prime Minister Theresa May makes a statement outside Downing Street, saying it is her "duty" to deliver on Brexit, after her government survives a no-confidence vote sparked by the crushing defeat of her Brexit deal, just weeks before the ...
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Families of Nairobi terror victims bury their loved ones

Families of Nairobi terror victims bury their loved ones

Families of two Kenyans killed in a Nairobi hotel attack that killed 21 people bury their loved ones. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed that all five gunmen behind the attack are now dead. The attack has been claimed by the Al-Qaeda-li...
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