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 2021-09-30 12:09 

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Germany's new parliament: The diverse lawmakers making history...

The new Bundestag mirrors society: People of color, LGBTQ+ activists, people with different professional backgrounds. That more parliamentarians have their roots in migrant communities represents a huge opportunity....

 2021-09-30 11:56 

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Life of Myanmar refugees in an Indian border village...

The number of people fleeing Myanmar has increased in recent weeks as fighting between the military junta and opposition forces intensifies. DW met with some of those who have left their homes....

 2021-09-30 11:23 

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Refugees in Germany tell their stories in 'Archive of Refuge'...

A new oral history archive launched on September 30 gives refugees in Germany a voice. What they have to say is multifaceted, and in parts disturbing....

 2021-09-30 11:14 

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Sarah Everard murder: Killer gets whole life sentence...

Wayne Couzens, a serving police officer at the time, had admitted to abducting Everard by pretending to arrest her....

 2021-09-30 11:07 

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Serbia and Kosovo reach deal in border row, says envoy...

Serbia and Kosovo have reportedly agreed to end a standoff at their border that was ignited by a dispute over license plates....

 2021-09-30 11:02 

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EU: Airlines agree to quickly refund canceled flights...

The European Commission has reached a deal with airlines to provide EU consumers guaranteed timely refunds on canceled flights....

 2021-09-30 10:40 

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Smartphones: Can they be truly eco-friendly?...

Cell phones have a huge environmental footprint. One company trying to change this is Fairphone. As they announces their latest offering, DW asks whether a no-impact smartphone is even possible....

 2021-09-30 10:12 

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Germany: Opel plant to shut over global chip shortage...

The plant in Eisenach will be shut until at least the beginning of 2022, a spokesman said....

 2021-09-30 10:05 

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Beijing 2022 COVID-19 measures: 'bubble' system for athletes and no overseas fans...

As the Winter Olympics and Paralympics edge closer, the world is still managing impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Ahead of the Games in Beijing, organizers have presented their COVID-19 countermeasures....

 2021-09-30 09:41 

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Pakistan: Will a Premier League partnership jumpstart professional football?...

Fans hope that the PFL will usher in a new era to Pakistani professional football. However, analysts fear that a FIFA suspension will stop the sport from making it to the international stage....

 2021-09-30 09:12 

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Israel foreign minister makes landmark visit to Bahrain...

Yair Lapid has already visited the UAE and Morocco after the establishment of relations with four Arab states under the "Abraham Accords." Gulf Air have also made the first commercial flight between Bahrain and Israel....

 2021-09-30 08:51 

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France: ex-President Sarkozy found guilty of campaign fraud...

Sarkozy was accused of spending almost double the legal limit on his unsucessful 2012 campaign. This is the second of three corruption trials the former French leader is facing....

 2021-09-30 08:44 

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Germany: Nazi death camp secretary 'on the run' ahead of trial...

A 96-year-old woman due to go on trial for alleged crimes as secretary at a Nazi death camp is in hiding, a court says. A warrant for her arrest has been issued...

 2021-09-30 08:44 

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Germany: Nazi death camp secretary caught after fleeing trial...

A 96-year-old woman due to go on trial for alleged war crimes as a secretary at a Nazi death camp had gone into hiding....

 2021-09-30 07:53 

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Germany: Gorch Fock training ship returns to service...

The sailing ship Gorch Fock is being handed back to the German navy after almost six years of refitting. The ship has been at the center of several controversies....

 2021-09-30 07:45 

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Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupts...

Scientists said the eruption's activity was contained within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and would not pose a threat to residents nearby....

 2021-09-30 07:24 

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Coronavirus digest: German hospital sector chief slams 'reckless' unvaccinated...

Seriously ill people are being denied limited ICU care due to unvaccinated COVID patients, Gerald Gass says. Meanwhile, Melbourne's infection rates have soared to a new daily high. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-09-30 07:06 

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Berlin's big property investors not intimidated by expropriation vote...

Berliners' vote to expropriate landlords' properties has made global headlines, but huge political and legal hurdles remain. Many companies affected seem confident that expropriation will never be legal....

 2021-09-30 02:52 

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Leading Rohingya activist killed in Bangladesh...

Mohib Ullah was known for his tireless effort to highlight the struggles of the Rohingya refugees who were forced to flee to Bangladesh following a deadly crackdown by Myanmar's military in 2017....

 2021-09-30 02:27 

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Secretary at Stutthof Nazi death camp goes on trial aged 96...

Once a secretary at the Stutthof concentration camp, Irmgard F. is being charged with complicity to murder in more than 11,000 cases. A Stutthof survivor tells DW he thinks it's too late....

 2021-09-30 02:03 

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North Korea seeks to restore emergency hotline with the South...

North Korea's leader wants to reactivate a hotline with Seoul. Kim Jong Un also accused the United States of pursuing a hostile policy towards Pyongyang....

 2021-09-30 00:10 

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EU, US trade and technology talks to continue despite diplomatic tensions...

Trade officials form the EU and the US resolve to continue working on issues around trade, despite the fallout following France's sunken submarine deal....

 2021-09-29 23:02 

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Poland illegally pushed migrants back into Belarus: Amnesty...

The human rights organization has said Poland carried out an unlawful pushback of a group of migrants camped out on its border with Belarus....

 2021-09-29 23:02 

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Poland illegally pushed Afghan migrants back into Belarus: Amnesty...

The human rights organization has said Poland carried out an unlawful pushback of a group of migrants camped out on its border with Belarus....

 2021-09-29 22:51 

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Russia: Rights groups, media outlet registered as 'foreign agents'...

The Kremlin has placed an independent media agency along with two rights organizations on a register of "foreign agents."...

 2021-09-29 22:27 

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Judge suspends Britney Spears' father as singer's conservator...

A Los Angeles judge has suspended Britney Spears' father as the conservator of her estate. The ruling is a victory for the singer, who pleaded in dramatic hearings that her father needed to be removed from the position....

 2021-09-29 22:27 

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Judge suspends Britney Spears' father as singer's estate conservator...

A Los Angeles judge has suspended Britney Spears' father as the conservator of her estate. The ruling is a victory for the singer, who pleaded in dramatic hearings that her father needed to be removed from the position....

 2021-09-29 21:20 

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Ecuador prison uprising leaves over 100 dead...

A riot at one of Ecuador's most notorious prisons has left at least 100 people dead and 52 injured. It was the latest in a series of deadly clashes in the country's overpopulated and understaffed prisons....

 2021-09-29 20:50 

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Champions League: Leroy San all smiles in big Bayern Munich win...

Bayern Munich got the win expected of them at home against Dynamo Kyiv, but it was the performance of former Schalke winger Leroy San that caught the eye....

 2021-09-29 19:23 

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Western Balkans: Russia's Sputnik skews public opinion...

Though Serbia has strong ties with Western Europe, most Serbs consider Russia to be their closest partner. That's because of the narrative peddled by Kremlin-funded outlets like Sputnik, which dominate the airwaves....

 2021-09-29 18:03 

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Tornado lashes German port of Kiel...

Local police say a large waterspout made landfall in the Baltic Sea city damaging property and throwing several people into the water. Emergency and rescue services are on the scene....

 2021-09-29 17:58 

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Head of Dutch right-to-die group arrested...

The chairman of a Dutch organization that lobbies for people's right to end their own lives has been detained. In the Netherlands, it remains illegal for somebody who is not a physician to assist in suicide....

 2021-09-29 17:05 

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Berlin election official resigns after polling station chaos...

Berlin Election Commissioner Petra Michaelis said she has accepted responsibility for chaotic conditions at polling stations in the city. Some Berlin residents had to wait hours to cast their ballots in long lines....

 2021-09-29 16:14 

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Fishing wars flare in Channel as Jersey rejects French applications...

An ongoing battle between fishermen from the UK and France has enraged Paris as tiny Jersey rejects fishing license applications. French authorities called the move "totally unacceptable," threatening retaliation....

 2021-09-29 16:12 

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YouTube to block all anti-vaccine content...

YouTube will ban any videos that claim commonly used vaccines approved by health authorities are ineffective or dangerous, moving beyond COVID-19 to include content targeting vaccines such as measles and chicken pox....

 2021-09-29 16:06 

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Opinion: Sweden continues to stand out on COVID-19 strategy...

While strict rules still apply elsewhere, Sweden is lifting all coronavirus restrictions. The country has always charted its own, distinctive course when it comes to tackling the pandemic, says DW's Miodrag Soric....

 2021-09-29 15:54 

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Indian Right Livelihood winner: 'Blurred lines between ecology and human rights'...

Delhi-based lawyer Ritwick Dutta told DW that he foresees an increase in environmental and climate action. He also called on legal entities to take greater and immediate action on the issue....

 2021-09-29 15:21 

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Angela Merkel congratulates Olaf Scholz on 'election success'...

Both the outgoing chancellor and her would-be successor, Armin Laschet, have congratulated Scholz. The center-left SPD emerged as Germany's largest party in the Bundestag following Sunday's election....

 2021-09-29 15:18 

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China: Widespread power outages hit households, businesses...

The Chinese government has imposed power curbs to deal with an imbalance in energy supply and demand. A broad range of manufacturing sectors have been affected by the cuts....

 2021-09-29 15:01 

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Pope praises young climate activists for 'challenging adult world'...

The top Catholic said it was "time to make wise choices" for the future of the planet, addressing some 400 young climate activists who had gathered in Milan....

 2021-09-29 14:04 

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Germany's 16 states: Brandenburg...

Extensive forests, meadows and thousands of lakes make up the charm of the landscape of this state in the northeast of Germany. More than 500 castles and mansions are an invitation to stay and admire....

 2021-09-29 13:54 

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Love Matters: New DW podcast hosted by actor Evelyn Sharma...

Plagued by problems in love, sex and relationships in general? Listen to DW's new podcast, "Love Matters," with Evelyn Sharma for some advice and inspiration....

 2021-09-29 13:53 

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Academy Museum opens in Hollywood...

A new home for E.T. and countless other cinema-related iconic items: Los Angeles has finally fulfilled its dream of establishing an industry museum....

 2021-09-29 13:46 

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What Fumio Kishida's premiership means for Japan...

Fumio Kishida belongs to the ruling party establishment but is a stronger advocate for change than his predecessor Yoshihide Suga, Martin Fritz reports from Tokyo....

 2021-09-29 13:35 

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Opinion: New German government must focus on Central Europe...

As Germany prepares for the post-Angela Merkel era, the new government will have to quickly focus on tackling illiberal tendencies in Central Europe, writes Ivan Krastev....

 2021-09-29 13:18 

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EU court annuls Morocco trade agreement over Western Sahara...

The EU Court ruled the North African country did not have the consent of the people of the Western Sahara required for the now-canceled fisheries and agricultural treaties....

 2021-09-29 13:12 

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Tunisia: Najla Bouden Romdhane named first female PM...

Two months after firing her predecessor and suspending parliament, President Saied tapped the engineering researcher to form a government....

 2021-09-29 12:35 

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Slurs and swastikas: Tesla under fire for racism — again...

Fresh accusations of racism have landed US carmaker Tesla in court. The electric car manufacturer has faced similar allegations in the past....

 2021-09-29 11:03 

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Coronavirus digest: BioNTech/Pfizer submit children's vaccine trial data...

The BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine for 5 to 11 year olds could be approved in the US as early as October. Meanwhile, Australia plans to stop paying workers affected by lockdowns. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-09-29 09:34 

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Australia: World's oldest rainforest given back to indigenous group...

Daintree Rainforest is part of a bigger agreement to hand back land to its original owners. The rainforest is thought to be at least 130 million years old....

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