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 2018-07-19 07:14 

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull calls on Pope Francis to sack archbishop...

Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson has been charged with covering up sex abuse by another priest during the 1970s. He maintains his innocence and has refused to resign from his role as archbishop in South Australia....

 2018-07-19 06:55 

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Colombia's peace deal: Where is the peace?...

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos leaves office with low support for his deal with FARC rebels, cocaine production at a record high and UN concern over rising violence. Where is the peace he won a Nobel Prize for?...

 2018-07-19 06:32 

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Syrian government evacuates pro-Assad villages in Idlib province...

The Syrian government has agreed to release rebel prisoners in exchange for evacuating the residents in two beleaguered cities. Activists and rights groups warned that the evacuations could be a form of displacement....

 2018-07-19 06:02 

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British police identify suspects in Skripal attack report...

UK police reportedly believe they know who carried out a nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter. It comes as police investigate the death of a woman after she came into contact with a similar nerve agent....

 2018-07-19 03:08 

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Donald Trump now claims he warned Vladimir Putin against election meddling...

Seeking to diminish controversy over his meet with Putin, US President Donald Trump said he had warned Putin the US is "not going to have" election meddling. Separately, officials scrambled over another Trump statement....

 2018-07-19 03:08 

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Donald Trump claims he warned Vladimir Putin against election meddling...

Seeking to diminish controversy over his meet with Putin, US President Donald Trump said he had warned Putin the US is "not going to have" election meddling. Separately, officials scrambled over another Trump statement....

 2018-07-19 01:56 

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Sweden grapples with forest wildfires in Arctic region...

Sustained record-heat and a summer drought have kept the blazes going in central Sweden, prompting evacuations. Fires were registered in the country's northermost county in the artic circle....

 2018-07-19 01:56 

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Sweden grapples with forest wildfires in Arctic region...

Sustained record-heat and a summer drought have kept the blazes going in central Sweden, prompting evacuations. Fires were registered in the country's northermost county in the artic circle....

 2018-07-19 01:16 

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Turkey ends state of emergency, but eyes tough terror bill...

After prolonging the state of emergency seven times, Ankara finally ended the measure introduced after the 2016 coup attempt. However, the state now aims to keep many emergency powers in place with a new anti-terror law....

 2018-07-18 23:50 

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OAS condemns Nicaragua's government over wave of violence...

The Organization of American States expressed "energetic condemnation" over the continued violence and urged for new elections in 2019. The Nicaraguan government called the resolution "illegal, illegitimate and unfair."...

 2018-07-18 22:20 

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US court orders suspected Russian agent Maria Butina to be jailed until trial...

Russian national Maria Butina has pleaded not guilty before a US court on the charges of conspiracy to act in the interest of Moscow. Her attorney described the 29-year-old as an "innocent student."...

 2018-07-18 20:04 

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Farnborough Airshow: Brexit? What Brexit?!...

Sure, there's been the odd mention of the UK's leaving the European Union at Farnborough, and the odd announcement that says "there's still a great in Great Britain." But aerospace is so global, you're unlikely to care....

 2018-07-18 19:15 

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Anti-Semitic online harassment in Germany on the rise, study finds...

When Yorai Feinberg first opened his restaurant in Berlin, he felt welcome. But lately the Israeli has increasingly been the recipient of hate mail. A new study has found that hate in Germany has become more radical....

 2018-07-18 18:55 

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Germany's Heiko Maas demands 'minimum degree of reliability' from Donald Trump...

Germany's top diplomat said international policy making is burdensome when the US president's words have a "half-life of 24 hours." Maas said he was unconvinced by Trump's attempts to backtrack on his Helsinki remarks....

 2018-07-18 18:05 

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The Open at Carnoustie: Martin Kaymer begins and Bernhard Langer returns...

The world's top golfers compete for the Claret Jug in the 147th Open. It is the most prestigious golf tournament in the world and Germany's Martin Kaymer will set off in the first group on the long, challenging course....

 2018-07-18 17:41 

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Opinion: Separating anti-Semitism from criticism of Israel...

Anti-Semitism continues to be serious a problem. But it is also being instrumentalized and used as a blanket rebuke of anyone who criticizes Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territories, says Ofer Waldman....

 2018-07-18 16:46 

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Germany to bring back mistakenly deported Afghan asylum seeker...

German authorities have admitted to wrongfully deporting an Afghan asylum seeker while his appeal was still ongoing. Germany's migration office said it was taking steps to assure the 20-year-old's return....

 2018-07-18 16:44 

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EU steels itself with new tariffs aimed at protecting domestic industry...

We live in a time of tariffs. In the wake of US tariffs on steel and aluminum, the EU has made several counter moves. The latest sees the bloc placing tariffs on steel imports which exceed quotas set at existing levels....

 2018-07-18 16:42 

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Ethiopia makes first commercial flight to Eritrea in 20 years...

The skies over Ethiopia and Eritrea opened to a first commercial passenger flight in two decades, giving tailwind to the peace process, 20 years after the neighbors severed ties in a border war....

 2018-07-18 16:19 

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Neo-Nazi terrorist helper Ralf Wohlleben walks free in Germany...

The man who supplied a gun to the National Socialist Underground terrorist group has been set free on bail, having served two-thirds of a 10-year sentence. The German neo-Nazi scene had campaigned for his release....

 2018-07-18 15:35 

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NATO hits back at President Trump's Montenegro World War III remarks...

NATO has been forced to reassert its collective defense clause after Donald Trump raised doubt over the US' commitment to defending Balkan partner Montenegro. The US President described Montenegrins as "very aggressive."...

 2018-07-18 15:18 

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Romania and Hungary clash over Black Sea gas distribution...

Gas deposits off Romania's coast worth billions of dollars have drawn the country into an economic row with Hungary. The EU is aiming to reduce its energy dependence on Russia, and Budapest wants to play a key role....

 2018-07-18 15:17 

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Hungary joins US in refusing UN's safe global migration compact...

Hungary will not sign the UN's first compact on global migration, after all UN member nations except the US approved the draft to be signed in December. Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken a tough stance on migration....

 2018-07-18 15:01 

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How Nico went from supermodel to 'priestess of darkness'...

A new film shows the dark side of pop art icon Nico, a singer and Andy Warhol's muse. Nico, 1988 depicts the tormented final years of the German-born model's life....

 2018-07-18 14:13 

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Cambodian girls defy gender barriers to excel in technology...

The Cambodian government has begun an initiative aimed at encouraging young women to study science and technology. The goal is for more women to become the future leaders in the country's growing IT sector....

 2018-07-18 14:08 

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US evangelical Pastor Andrew Brunson denied release from Turkish prison...

US Congress and President Trump are outraged over Pastor Andrew Brunson's continued detention. The Izmir court decision will add strain to already troubled ties between Washington and Ankara....

 2018-07-18 14:00 

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"Friendship" at the Rheingau Music Festival...

With "Friendship" as its motto, the 31st Rheingau Music Festival offers a variety of intense listening experiences. Annette Dasch, Gabriela Montero and Frank Peter Zimmermann are some of the stars in the lineup....

 2018-07-18 13:46 

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German ZDF and ARD public broadcasting household levy ruled constitutional...

Germany's top court has ruled a monthly fee levied on every household to fund public broadcasters is constitutional. The fee brings in 8 billion a year and has had its critics, and its supporters....

 2018-07-18 13:38 

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From hobby to profession: Forging a career in eSports...

There's more to competitive gaming than just having a quick trigger finger. Both indivdual skill and teamwork are required in Counter Strike, in which Tizian Feldbusch of BIG is making a name for himself....

 2018-07-18 12:53 

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In the Trump era, can the concept of 'free trade' survive?...

Since helping shape the General Agreement on Trade and Tariffs (GATT) in 1948, the World Trade Organization's forerunner, the US has been at the forefront of trade liberalization. That era appears to be ending....

 2018-07-18 12:20 

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Vegetable gardens against climate change...

When the rain comes too late or not at all, it can be a matter of life and death for Mali's farmers. Vegetable gardens with smart irrigation can save them....

 2018-07-18 12:01 

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DW's Health News: Can electronic media harm children?...

Did you know that screen time can cause behavioral problems in children? Or that long working hours can increase your diabetes risk? DW brings you this week's health news, all in one handy guide!...

 2018-07-18 11:38 

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Direct talks with Taliban: 'US exploring all avenues,' State Department tells DW...

The Trump administration is "exploring all avenues" and is in "close consultation" with the Afghan government to advance the peace process, a State Department spokesperson told DW. Anwar Iqbal reports from Washington....

 2018-07-18 11:36 

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German-Pakistani relations on sensitive diplomatic footing...

Germany is an important partner and source of aid to Pakistan. However, even as officials in Berlin are wary of the Pakistani military's political power ahead of the July 25 elections, criticism has proven difficult....

 2018-07-18 11:33 

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Thai soccer team rescued from cave speaks to media for first time...

The world has heard from a Thai soccer team and their coach for the first time since their rescue from a flooded cave. The boys were trapped for more than two weeks before being saved in a risky rescue operation....

 2018-07-18 11:32 

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A trip to Portugal's Dino Park...

Visitors to the Lourinh park are greeted by the rearing neck of a giant model Supersaurus — one of the largest dinosaur genera — announcing a collection as impressive as anything else to be found in Europe....

 2018-07-18 11:05 

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MoMA showcases Brutalist architecture of former Yugoslavia...

Often seen as the most disgraceful architectural style of the 20th century, Brutalism also has devoted fans. New York's MoMA is taking a concentrated look at the style in the former Yugoslavia....

 2018-07-18 10:18 

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German Cabinet approves 4-billion-euro plan to combat long-term unemployment...

The German Cabinet has green-lighted a plan to subsidize jobs for people who have been jobless for years. The project, dubbed "social labor market," could help tens of thousands of people....

 2018-07-18 10:00 

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India: Walmart, H&M in spotlight after string of textile workers deaths...

Campaigners have recorded over 100 deaths in the past four years in India's textile hub in the state of Tamil Nadu. They say retailers are shirking responsibility by not asking their suppliers the really tough questions....

 2018-07-18 09:08 

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The global heat wave that's been killing us...

A heat wave is ravaging countries around the world. Although many celebrate sunny days, wildfires, wasted crops and health problems are actually some of the many disastrous consequences hot weather can have....

 2018-07-18 09:00 

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Nelson Mandela: A hero at 100...

Nelson Mandela would have been 100 years old today. South Africa's famous statesman and reconciliatory hero continues to inspire Africa's young generation. DW asked them what Mandela means to them....

 2018-07-18 08:47 

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Google faces huge EU fine — report...

The EU is reportedly set to hit Google with a massive fine for freezing out rivals of its Android mobile phone system. The ruling could further enflame tensions between Brussels and Washington which are at a low point....

 2018-07-18 08:47 

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Google fined 4.3 billion by EU regulator...

The EU hits Google with a massive fine for freezing out rivals of its Android mobile phone system. The ruling could further enflame tensions between Brussels and Washington which are already at a low point....

 2018-07-18 08:46 

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German Cabinet declares Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria as 'safe'...

The German Cabinet has added three Maghreb states and Georgia to a list of "safe countries of origin." The bill must still be approved by Germany's upper house, the Bundesrat, where it failed last year....

 2018-07-18 08:46 

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German Cabinet declares Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria as 'safe'...

The German Cabinet has added three Maghreb states and Georgia to a list of "safe countries of origin." The bill must still be approved by Germany's upper house, the Bundesrat, where it failed last year....

 2018-07-18 08:34 

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Hockenheim beckons, but is the writing on the wall for Formula One in Germany?...

There's every chance that this weekend's German Grand Prix could be the last for some time. The Nrburgring fell into financial disarray years ago, while Hockenheim can't afford to make a loss on the race every year....

 2018-07-18 08:32 

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Me and the cop: Pussy Riot releases new protest song...

Feminist punk group Pussy Riot has put out a new video after members were sentenced to 15 days in prison following a pitch invasion at the World Cup final in Russia. The group is no stranger to high-profile protests....

 2018-07-18 08:15 

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New Zealand company switches to four-day working week...

A trial of the reduced working week at Perpetual Trust found productivity went up and stress levels went down. The four-day work week is now set to become permanent, with employees receiving the same pay as before....

 2018-07-18 07:57 

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Tesla's Elon Musk apologizes for 'pedo' comment on Thai cave rescuer...

Tesla boss Elon Musk has apologized to British caver Vern Unsworth for comments he made while several Thai boys were being rescued from a cave. Unsworth might still pursue legal action against the entrepreneur....

 2018-07-18 07:55 

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Growing up with Nelson Mandela...

On July 18, Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday, people all over the world will celebrate his legacy: as South Africa's first black president and a giant of the anti-apartheid struggle. But Mandela was also a family man....

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