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 2021-10-15 23:27 

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UPDATE — UK police have declared the stabbing of MP David Amess a 'terrorist incident'...

The Conservative Party lawmaker was stabbed during a constituent meeting in Essex. Police have arrested a 25-year-old suspect and said investigations linked the attack to "Islamist extremism."...

 2021-10-15 20:56 

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Bundesliga: Boom and bust for Cologne as Hoffenheim win big...

Ihlas Bebou scored twice for Hoffenheim as they ripped apart Cologne for a much-needed victory on Friday night. Cologne's five-game unbeaten run came to a grinding halt on a ground where they often struggle....

 2021-10-15 20:00 

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Coronavirus digest: US to lift restrictions for vaccinated travelers in November...

The US has announced a date for ending COVID restrictions for all vaccinated travelers coming to the country. Unvaccinated travelers will still be barred from entry. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-10-15 19:29 

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Lebanon: Day of mourning in Beirut as world powers call for calm after clashes...

Banks, schools and government offices were closed the day after deadly clashes in Beirut, which are being considered the country's worst sectarian violence in a decade....

 2021-10-15 18:41 

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A roundup of countries that permit recreational cannabis...

Germany's budding coalition is considering the legalization of cannabis. DW takes a look at a few countries that have already adopted a softer stance....

 2021-10-15 17:18 

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Merkel receives Belgium's highest honor as she departs political stage...

Angela Merkel received the Order of Leopold from King Philippe on Friday before an afternoon meeting on EU policy with Prime Minister Alexander De Croo. Merkel said the next German government would be "pro-European."...

 2021-10-15 16:35 

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China launches 3 astronauts on mission towards completing space station...

China has launched a three-person crew aboard the Shenzhou-13 spacecraft for a six-month mission aimed at expanding construction of China's Taingong space station. It is China's longest crewed space mission to date....

 2021-10-15 16:35 

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China launches 3 astronauts on mission toward completing space station...

China has launched a three-person crew aboard the Shenzhou-13 spacecraft for a six-month mission aimed at expanding construction of China's Taingong space station. It is China's longest crewed space mission to date....

 2021-10-15 15:54 

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Germany slashes renewable energy tax due to soaring gas prices...

Soaring energy costs have left Europe in a bind as autumn turns to winter. Germany's grid operators are slashing a tax levied to help fund renewable investments to ease the burden on consumers....

 2021-10-15 15:54 

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Afghanistan: German NGOs struggle as suffering grows...

Since the Taliban took power in Afghanistan two months ago, the situation in the country has deteriorated as a hunger crisis looms. German aid organizations that could alleviate the suffering are facing massive hurdles....

 2021-10-15 15:54 

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Germany slashes renewable energy tax due to soaring prices...

Soaring energy costs have left Europe in a bind as autumn turns to winter. Germany's grid operators are slashing a tax levied to help fund renewable investments to ease the burden on consumers....

 2021-10-15 15:32 

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COVID: German infectious disease chief receives death threats...

Lothar Wieler, the president of the Robert Koch Institute for disease control, has said he received several threatening messages from critics of government policies over the course of the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-10-15 14:57 

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Opinion: Why is 'Squid Game' so successful? Because its simple...

Squid Game's simple message and stunning, often brutal, visuals make it a formula for success. The violence finds a way to tap into our inner kid, says DW's John Marshall....

 2021-10-15 14:43 

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COVID: Pandemic anxiety on the rise in India...

Mental health experts stress that it's important to tackle the problem immediately to prevent it from turning into a major health and social crisis....

 2021-10-15 14:03 

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Igor Levit plays in memory of Thomas Mann...

Pianist Igor Levit inaugurates the grand piano of Nobel Prize winner for literature Thomas Mann in the USA. A symbol of good transatlantic relations....

 2021-10-15 13:57 

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Pakistan: New religious body draws ire from rights activists...

Pakistan is setting up a new religious body as part of efforts to push for an "Islamic welfare state." But activists warn the new authority could jeopardize the lives of women and religious minorities....

 2021-10-15 13:56 

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Germany has ditched free COVID tests: Has it worked?...

COVID tests in Germany have been free since March. But not anymore. Will more people get vaccinated now? And what will happen to the test centers?...

 2021-10-15 13:29 

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Germany intends to return Benin bronzes to Nigeria...

A resolution is imminent in the dispute over more than 1,000 bronzes stolen from the former Kingdom of Benin. Germany wants to return all the objects to Nigeria....

 2021-10-15 12:48 

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UK lawmaker stabbed mutiple times...

David Amess, a lawmaker in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has been stabbed multiple times. Essex police arrested a man. The politician's condition is unclear....

 2021-10-15 12:48 

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UK conservative lawmaker Amess stabbed multiple times...

David Amess, a lawmaker in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has been stabbed multiple times. Essex police arrested a man. The politician's condition is unclear....

 2021-10-15 12:48 

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UK lawmaker David Amess dies after being stabbed multiple times...

David Amess, a lawmaker in British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party has died after being stabbed multiple times. He was attacked during a constituent meeting. Essex police arrested a 25-year-old suspect....

 2021-10-15 12:03 

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Germany: SPD, Greens and FDP ready to start formal coalition talks...

The three parties have already held several rounds of "exploratory"; talks to form a government since the center-left Social Democrats emerged as the largest party in Germany's election last month....

 2021-10-15 12:00 

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How Japan keeps its elderly employed and active...

Instead of using retirement to relax, many Japanese prefer to put their skills and knowledge to the best use for society, and have gone back to work. They say staying at work keeps them mentally and physically fit....

 2021-10-15 11:33 

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Christian Streich and Jrgen Klopp criticize Saudi takeover of Newcastle United...

Freiburg coach Christian Streich says the Saudi Arabian takeover of Newcastle United is "unbelievable4;. The outspoken coach has been joined by Jrgen Klopp in criticizing a deal that's unthinkable in German football....

 2021-10-15 11:16 

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South African forces free ministers kidnapped by veterans...

The ex-apartheid fighters locked the ministers in a hotel room after failed talks over a compensation deal. Police arrested a total of 56 people after the incident....

 2021-10-15 11:12 

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Germany: SPD, Greens and FDP ready to start coalition talks...

The three parties have been in preliminary talks to form a government since the Social Democrats emerged as the largest party in Germany's election on September 26....

 2021-10-15 10:42 

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Fixing Germany's housing crisis is neither quick nor easy...

Population growth, bad decisions, slow construction, competing demands: These are just some of the causes of Germany's housing crisis. The problem is complex, and solutions can have unintended consequences....

 2021-10-15 10:06 

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Texas school chief calls for 'opposing' views on Holocaust...

Audio of school administrator calling for books with "opposing" views on the Holocaust in classrooms has gone viral. The instructions to teachers in the top-rated school district are in response to a Texas law....

 2021-10-15 10:05 

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Adele's 'Easy on Me' has 18 million views on YouTube and counting...

The British singer's latest single comes after she announced she would be releasing her fourth album, '30' dubbed the 'divorce album' in November this year....

 2021-10-15 10:03 

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Afghanistan: Deadly blast hits packed Kandahar mosque...

A large bomb has exploded at a Shiite mosque in the center of Afghanistan's second-largest city, during Friday prayers....

 2021-10-15 09:58 

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Afghanistan: Several dead in blast at Kandahar mosque...

A large bomb has exploded at a Shiite mosque in the center of Afghanistan's second-largest city, during Friday prayers....

 2021-10-15 09:51 

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Germany qualify for World Cup — Jamal Musiala's former coach: 'He still calls me sir'...

Jamal Musiala became Germany's youngest-ever male goalscorer in a competitive match on Monday as World Cup qualification was sealed. His former coach told DW about Musiala's path from English talent to German star....

 2021-10-15 09:47 

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Borussia Dortmund's Jude Bellingham: How to make the complete midfielder...

Jude Bellingham has packed more in to his career at 18 than many players do in decades. DW takes a trip back to his home town to find out how the Borussia Dortmund and England midfielder became the player he is....

 2021-10-15 09:34 

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Afghanistan: Blast during Friday prayers at Kandahar mosque...

A bomb has exploded at a Shiite mosque in the center of Afghanistan's second largest city, according to officials and journalists....

 2021-10-15 09:09 

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Africa emerging as car making hub...

After the European car industry moved much of its production into eastern Europe, some believe the next step is Africa, both for production and a growing consumer market. Should Germany's eastern neighbors be worried?...

 2021-10-15 08:51 

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Coronavirus digest: Germany says high COVID incidence rate in children...

In eight areas of Germany, the incidence rate has crossed 500 per 100,000 people in 10 to 19-year-olds, according to the Robert Koch Institute. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-10-15 08:51 

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Barcelona has high hopes for the return of mass tourism...

The Catalan capital is suffering from a sore lack of tourists. While politicians are calling for vacationers to return, critics of mass tourism find it difficult to make their voices heard....

 2021-10-15 08:29 

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Tackling Lyme disease: How researchers plan to disarm ticks...

The treatment options for chronic Lyme disease, a tick-borne illness, are still limited. But now, researchers are pursuing a new approach: Eliminating the cause directly at the source....

 2021-10-15 08:18 

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Mexico's 'huge step backwards' on energy — and the environment...

Mexico's government wants to reverse the privatization of the energy sector that began in 2013, in order to provide stable prices. But critics say taxpayers and the environment will have to pay the price....

 2021-10-15 08:07 

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Norway: Bow-and-arrow attacker handed over to health services...

The man who confessed to killing five people in the Norwegian town of Kongsberg is suspected to have had mental health issues. A full psychiatric evaluation has begun but will likely take months to complete....

 2021-10-15 07:24 

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Brexit Minister Frost says EU must yield more on N. Ireland...

Britain's Brexit Minister David Frost was reacting to proposed EU measures to ease bottlenecks affecting the trade in goods to Northern Ireland from the UK mainland....

 2021-10-15 06:59 

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Myanmar issues gag order to Aung San Suu Kyi's lawyer...

Khin Maung Zaw says he has been barred from publicly speaking about Aung San Suu Kyi's trial proceedings. Authorities say his communications could cause instability....

 2021-10-15 06:59 

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Myanmar issues gagging order to Aung San Suu Kyi's lawyer...

Khin Maung Zaw says he has been barred from publicly speaking about Aung San Suu Kyi's trial proceedings. Authorities say his communications could cause instability....

 2021-10-15 06:23 

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Confronting France's colonial past: Harkis eye reparations...

President Emmanuel Macron has apologized to the tens of thousands of French loyalist fighters whom France left behind when it exited Algeria in 1962. But some of the fighters, known as Harkis, say more needs to be done....

 2021-10-15 02:40 

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France: Paris Mayor Hidalgo wins Socialists' presidential nomination...

Anne Hidalgo will lead the beleaguered Socialist Party of France into the presidential election scheduled for April 2022. However, polls show her chances of unseating Emmanuel Marcon are slim....

 2021-10-15 01:48 

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Robert Durst sentenced to life for murder of best friend...

The 78-year-old real estate tycoon was sentenced with no possibility of parole for the killing in 2000. Prosecutors said he shot Susan Berman to stop her from talking to police about his wife's disappearance....

 2021-10-15 01:46 

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Former US president Bill Clinton hospitalized...

Former US President Bill Clinton has been admitted to a California hospital for a non-COVID related infection, according to his spokesman....

 2021-10-14 23:04 

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First Michelin Guide launched in Moscow...

The move marks the Russian capital's shift into being a gourmet destination. Nine restaurants were handed stars, with Twin Gardens and Artest handed two....

 2021-10-14 22:19 

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Germany: Economic institutes cut 2021 growth forecast...

Experts say Germany's economy will grow by just 2.4% this year, but a stronger recovery is anticipated in 2022....

 2021-10-14 20:46 

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Georgia: Thousands rally for jailed ex-president Saakashvili...

Supporters of jailed ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili have come out in their thousands, demanding that he be set free. Saakashvili was imprisoned earlier this month after returning from exile....

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