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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Venezuela's Guaido leaves Marrero's house after arrest

Venezuela's Guaido leaves Marrero's house after arrest

Juan Guaido, the opposition leader recognized by the US and other countries as the interim leader of Venezuela, leaves the house of Roberto Marrero, after intelligence officers staged a pre-dawn raid on his chief of staff's Caracas home.
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Venezuela Guaido denounces arrest of his chief of staff (tweet)

Venezuela Guaido denounces arrest of his chief of staff (tweet)

Juan Guaido, the opposition leader recognized by the US and other countries as interim leader of Venezuela, announces on Twitter that Venezuelan intelligence officers arrested his chief of staff Roberto Marrero. ANIMATED VIDEO
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US' Pompeo demands Venezuela release Guaido aide (tweet)

US' Pompeo demands Venezuela release Guaido aide (tweet)

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo demands on Twitter that Venezuela immediately release opposition leader Juan Guaido's top aide and vows to hold accountable those involved in the arrest.
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Venezuelan media gather outside Guaido's chief of staff's house

Venezuelan media gather outside Guaido's chief of staff's house

Journalists gather outside the house of Roberto Marrero, Juan Guaido's chief of staff, after Venezuelan intelligence officers arrested him at night.
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Rio's stray bullets cause innocents to suffer

Rio's stray bullets cause innocents to suffer

Parents and friends of Maria Eduarda, a schoolgirl killed two years ago by stray police bullets in Rio de Janeiro, protest in front of the governor's office. According to Rio de Paz, the NGO that organized the protest, 54 children under the age of...
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Iraqi Kurds celebrate Nowruz, the Persian new year

Iraqi Kurds celebrate Nowruz, the Persian new year

Iraqi Kurds holding lit torches walk up a mountain in the town of Akra, 500 kilometres north of Baghdad, during celebrations of Nowruz (Noruz), the Persian New Year. The Persian New Year is an ancient Zoroastrian tradition celebrated by Iranians a...
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Eternal shell: Sacred turtle embalmed in Hanoi

Eternal shell: Sacred turtle embalmed in Hanoi

A sacred giant turtle that died in Hanoi's storied Hoan Kiem lake has been given a new lease on life by city authorities who have embalmed the beloved creature for posterity -- and tourist visits.
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India colours up for Holi festival

India colours up for Holi festival

Indian families cover each other with coloured powder to celebrate Holi, the Hindu spring festival of colours, during a traditional gathering at a temple in New Delhi.
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Airbus delivers A380 decorated with turtles to Japan

Airbus delivers A380 decorated with turtles to Japan

Japanese airline ANA receives a delivery of its first A380 from Airbus, decorated with blue sea turtles, explaining that the animal "represents luck and longevity" in Hawaiian legend.
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New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces an immediate ban on the sale of assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons in response to the Christchurch terror attack that killed 50 people.
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Marooned Mozambicans wait for aid to arrive after Cyclone Idai

Marooned Mozambicans wait for aid to arrive after Cyclone Idai

Aid workers race to help survivors and meet humanitarian needs in Mozambique, five days after tropical cyclone Idai. IMAGES AND SOUNDBITES
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Hindus in Pakistan celebrate Holi festival

Hindus in Pakistan celebrate Holi festival

Pakistan's Hindu community in Karachi celebrates the Holi festival. The festival, which marks the arrival of spring, is also known as the "Festival of Colors".
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Helsinki locals react to Finland topping world happiness ranking

Helsinki locals react to Finland topping world happiness ranking

People in Helsinki react to Finland ranking as the world's happiest country for the second year running.
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Theresa May: UK will not leave on time with a deal

Theresa May: UK will not leave on time with a deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May says that the UK not leave with a deal on time on the 29th of March.
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Srebrenica survivors applaud Karadzic life sentence

Srebrenica survivors applaud Karadzic life sentence

Relatives of victims of the Srebrenica massacre applaud the UN court decision to hand a life sentence to Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic for genocide and war crimes during the 1990s.
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Man hijacks school bus and sets it ablaze in Milan

Man hijacks school bus and sets it ablaze in Milan

Italian firefighters douse a school bus which was hijacked and set alight by its driver in Milan. 51 children were rescued by the police from the hijacked school bus before the vehicle went up in flames.
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Health specialist describes Mozambique situation after cyclone

Health specialist describes Mozambique situation after cyclone

A health specialist describes the situation in Mozambique after tropical cyclone Idai cut a swathe through Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, killing more than 300 and putting hundreds of thousands of lives at risk.
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May arrives in Parliament to meet with MPs over Brexit

May arrives in Parliament to meet with MPs over Brexit

British Prime Minister arrives in Parliament to speak with MPs over Brexit, after formally requesting the European Union agree to delay Brexit till June 30.
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Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

The cows and horses would have come for the last blades of grass. Now their bones are scattered on the cracked earth, victims of drought that wiped Santiago's weekend playground Lake Aculeo from the map. Lake Aculeo's demise is so sudden and compl...
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EU's Tusk: short Brexit delay possible if MPs back deal

EU's Tusk: short Brexit delay possible if MPs back deal

European Council president Donald Tusk says that EU leaders could approve a short delay to Brexit if British lawmakers finally approve the withdrawal deal they have twice rejected.
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Aerial footage shows scale of floods in Mozambique after cyclone

Aerial footage shows scale of floods in Mozambique after cyclone

Aerial footage shows the scale of floods in the Mozambican city of Beira after tropical cyclone Idai hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, killing more than 300.
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Karadzic sentence increased to life for Bosnia genocide

Karadzic sentence increased to life for Bosnia genocide

UN judges order former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic to spend the rest of his life in jail for the "sheer scale and systematic cruelty" of his war crimes a quarter of a century ago.
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EU Commission sees 'difficulties' in delaying Brexit to June 30

EU Commission sees 'difficulties' in delaying Brexit to June 30

Delaying Brexit to June 30 would bring "institutional difficulties and legal uncertainty", the European Commission warns.
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Protesters gather outside court for Karadzic's final hearing

Protesters gather outside court for Karadzic's final hearing

Anti-Karadzic protesters, including relatives of victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, gather outside the courtroom in The Hague as the former Bosnian Serb leader will hear the final judgment on his role in the bloody conflict that tore his cou...
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