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 2021-09-20 18:17 

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Several dead after university shooting in Russia...

An 18-year-old gunmen opened fire at Perm State National Research University in western Russia after announcing his intentions on social media....

 2021-09-20 17:59 

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Tunisia's political crisis: What role will the military play?...

The Tunisian army has remained apolitical throughout its modern history. But now, some locals fear the military is getting too close to President Kais Saied's increasingly unconstitutional regime....

 2021-09-20 17:47 

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German election: EU-Turkey relations hang in the balance...

Chancellor Angela Merkel has pursued a conciliatory approach with Ankara despite divergent interests and tensions on many issues. A new government could mean a new approach to the strongman president....

 2021-09-20 16:56 

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Opinion: The Russian election wasn't one...

President Vladimir Putin retains his power in the Duma as his country heads further down the road toward autocracy, writes DW's Christian F. Trippe....

 2021-09-20 16:18 

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Germany urges climate activists not to 'endanger health'...

Pro-climate activists have threatened to escalate their hunger strike, demanding to meet future chancellor candidates ahead of the German parliamentary election....

 2021-09-20 16:17 

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China's Evergrande default risks spook global markets...

Debt troubles at the property group have been dragging down global markets as investors assess the implications of a credit default. Evergrande is struggling to raise funds it needs to pay its many lenders this week....

 2021-09-20 15:59 

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Spain: Lava from La Palma volcano to reach the ocean...

Authorities have cleared the coastal waters off the Spanish island of La Palma where lava is expected to meet the sea and propel toxic steam into the air....

 2021-09-20 15:55 

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German election: Iranian refugee wants a seat in the Bundestag...

He fled Iran a decade ago. Now Shoan Vaisi is standing for Germany's parliament. The Left Party candidate and former professional wrestler has a political mission....

 2021-09-20 15:05 

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Russia: Putin's party wins majority in parliamentary election...

The pro-Putin United Russia party won the country's parliamentary elections following a clampdown against Kremlin critics. Opposition figures claim election fraud....

 2021-09-20 14:43 

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Germany: Game of hide-and-seek spurs dramatic search operation...

Rescue parties have searched through land, air and water for a missing five-year-old boy in Germany. He was later found in his family's courtyard....

 2021-09-20 14:29 

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Coronavirus: US to lift travel ban for EU, UK from November...

Former US President Donald Trump first imposed the measure in March 2020. But the ban will soon be lifted for fully vaccinated people from the EU and the UK, sources say....

 2021-09-20 13:58 

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Opinion: The next German chancellor must prioritize ties with Africa...

As Angela Merkel leaves the stage, it seems the curtains are being drawn on an era when German political objectives had a strong emphasis on Africa. Mimi Mefo Takambou says ignoring Africa would be a strategic mistake....

 2021-09-20 13:35 

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Kashmir's female athletes kick down barriers to coach girls...

In Muslim-majority Kashmir, female athletics is often frowned upon. DW spoke with women who are breaking taboos and teaching girls the value of committing to sports....

 2021-09-20 13:29 

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Macron seeks absolution from Algerian Harki survivors...

The French government has failed to protect Algerian soldiers who fought with the French troops during the Algerian War of Independence, leaving many of them behind to be killed....

 2021-09-20 12:22 

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David Seymour: Magnum founder and human rights photographer...

With his camera, David Seymour captured the plight of children as victims of war. His portraits were also famous. His artistic trademark: expressing sympathy....

 2021-09-20 11:28 

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Meet the Germans: Germans and their beloved bike paths...

DW's John Marshall looks at the differences between bike culture in Germany and the USA, and why you should never walk on a German bike path....

 2021-09-20 11:28 

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Germans and their beloved bike paths...

DW's John Marshall looks at the differences between bike culture in Germany and the USA, and why you should never walk on a German bike path....

 2021-09-20 11:24 

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South Korea squeezed by US-China Indo-Pacific rivalry...

Washington's alliance building in the Indo-Pacific is increasing pressure on South Korea, which finds itself caught between an economic behemoth and a long-standing security relationship....

 2021-09-20 11:24 

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South Korea's balancing act amid US-China Indo-Pacific rivalry...

Washington's alliance building in the Indo-Pacific is increasing pressure on South Korea, which finds itself caught between an economic behemoth and a long-standing security relationship....

 2021-09-20 11:20 

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Coronavirus digest: Germany to offer vaccines to children in 2022...

The vaccine will likely be available from the first quarter, but official recommendation could take longer. Meanwhile, Hanoi is set to ease severe lockdown restrictions. Follow DW for the latest....

 2021-09-20 11:13 

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Coronavirus: BioNTech says vaccine safe for kids 5 to 11...

The announcement comes as coronavirus cases among children surge in the United States and other parts of the world....

 2021-09-20 11:02 

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Canada election: Polls open in tough fight for Trudeau...

Canadians are voting in what Liberal leader Justin Trudeau has framed as a referendum on his party's handling of the pandemic....

 2021-09-20 10:53 

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Rwanda court finds 'Hotel Rwanda' hero guilty of terrorism...

Paul Rusesabagina, a critic of President Paul Kagame and one-time hotel manager portrayed as a hero in a Hollywood film about the 1994 genocide, was charged with nine offenses....

 2021-09-20 09:09 

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Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippines' president in 2022...

The former boxer and now senator has promised to tackle corruption and poverty. Despite his popularity, the nomination garnered a lukewarm reaction due to his past controversies and lack of political experience....

 2021-09-20 07:34 

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Germany chooses to walk colorblind into the hydrogen future...

Germany regards "green hydrogen" as the silver bullet to achieve carbon neutrality in sectors with particularly stubborn emissions. But a national hydrogen plan is heatedly debated and may see changes after elections....

 2021-09-20 07:27 

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Russia: At least five dead after university shooting in Siberia...

Students fled through windows after an individual opened fire at Perm State National Research University. Authorities have reportedly killed the suspect....

 2021-09-20 07:27 

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Russia: At least eight dead after university shooting in Siberia...

Several students were also injured, after an individual opened fire at Perm State National Research University. Authorities have reportedly killed the suspect....

 2021-09-20 07:27 

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Russia: Several dead after university shooting in Siberia...

Several students were also injured, after an individual opened fire at Perm State National Research University....

 2021-09-20 06:39 

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Opinion: Culinary ignorance can breed racism...

Gene Weingarten's Washington Post bio sounds stellar. "Gene Weingarten is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and writes 'Below the Beltway,' a weekly humor column." However, DW's Ankita Mukhopadhyay is far from amused....

 2021-09-20 06:13 

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Germany's bigger DAX-40 gets going...

Starting Monday, Germany's blue-chip DAX index will include 10 more companies to become the DAX-40. Selection criteria have changed decisively....

 2021-09-20 05:04 

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North Korea warns of 'arms race' in France-Australia submarine row...

Pyongyang has said it would take action if a new Indo-Pacific alliance between the US, Australia and the UK had "even the smallest negative effect" on North Korea's security....

 2021-09-20 03:35 

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Russia: Pro-Kremlin party ahead in parliamentary election...

After complaints of voting violations and a crackdown on the opposition, Russian President Vladimir Putin's party, United Russia, has retained its majority....

 2021-09-20 03:11 

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Emmy Awards 2021: 'The Crown' and 'Ted Lasso' win top awards...

Heartwarming comedy "Ted Lasso" and British royal drama "The Crown" scooped up the top honors at the 73rd Emmys. After going remote in 2020 due to the pandemic, this year's show was back with in-person glitz and glam....

 2021-09-20 02:50 

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Emmy Awards 2021: 'The Crown' and 'Ted Lasso' win big...

Heartwarming comedy "Ted Lasso" and British royal drama "The Crown" scooped up multiple awards at the 73rd Emmys. After going remote in 2020 due to the pandemic, this year's show was back with in-person glitz and glam....

 2021-09-20 02:45 

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Dutch Holocaust memorial opens after years-long legal deadlock...

Amsterdam unveiled a national monument bearing the names of over 100,000 names of Dutch Jews, Sinti and Roma who were killed by the Nazis during the Holocaust....

 2021-09-20 01:53 

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France scorned: Allies seek to soften submarine contract fallout...

France is riding out feelings of betrayal days after defense partner Australia split. Instead of a relationship based on a conventional submarine contract, Australia is pursuing nuclear propulsion with the US, UK....

 2021-09-20 00:27 

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Greece: Major fire breaks out at soon-to-be-closed migrant camp...

The Vathy camp was overtaken by a major fire on the eve of migrants being transferred out. Many are headed to a new 43 million ($50 millon) "closed" high-tech secure facility....

 2021-09-20 00:07 

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Poland: 4 people found dead on border with Belarus...

Four were found dead on the Poland-Belarus border, three Iraqi men in Poland and one Iraqi woman in Belarus. The Polish prime minister spoke of "dramatic events and Belarusian provocations."...

 2021-09-19 23:34 

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Lufthansa to issue new shares to repay state aid...

The 2.14 billion capital increase will shore up the German flag carrier's finances and help pay off a government bailout secured at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-09-19 22:50 

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Gabby Petito: US authorities find body believed to be of missing woman...

The FBI says the remains found in Wyoming are "consistent" with missing 22-year-old — but said they have not yet made a formal ID. The case has gripped the US, with her boyfriend named as a "person of interest."...

 2021-09-19 22:31 

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German election: SPD's Olaf Scholz wins final TV debate...

The center-left Social Democrats and Greens presented a united front in the third and final TV debate, with a snap poll seeing the SPD's Olaf Scholz as the clear winner. But the CDU's Armin Laschet remains close behind....

 2021-09-19 21:07 

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Canary Islands: Volcano erupts on La Palma destroying several homes...

The volcano is spewing red-hot lava and ash into the sky from the island of La Palma. Authorities are preparing to evacuate 10,000 people and some homes have already been razed....

 2021-09-19 20:17 

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Canary Islands: Volcano erupts on La Palma, lava destroys homes...

The volcano is spewing red-hot lava and ash into the sky from the island of La Palma. Authorities are preparing to evacuate 10,000 people and some homes have already been destroyed....

 2021-09-19 19:37 

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US starts flying Haitian migrants home from Texas...

Three flights carrying Haitians have reportedly left Texas for Port-au-Prince after an influx of border crossings. Haiti's Prime Minister Ariel Henry said they were welcome home....

 2021-09-19 18:41 

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Werder Bremen's big restart suffers derby blow against Hamburg...

Werder Bremen's first relegation since 1981 was the inevitable result of poor business management and coaching errors. On Saturday night, the club's grand plans for a brighter future suffered a derby day setback....

 2021-09-19 18:24 

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Afghanistan: Qatar says more foreigners flown out of Kabul...

According to Doha, over 230 Afghan, US and European nationals were aboard the Qatari flight, the fourth to evacuate citizens since the end of the US mission in Afghanistan....

 2021-09-19 18:09 

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Algeria buries late ex-president Abdelaziz Bouteflika...

Algeria's disgraced former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was buried in a low-key funeral as he left a mixed legacy....

 2021-09-19 17:36 

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German election: Is SPD Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz facing a smear campaign?...

Days before Germany's election, Scholz, SPD candidate to succeed Chancellor Angela Merkel, will face questions over a police raid on the ministry he leads. This could disrupt his campaign tour and his party cries foul....

 2021-09-19 17:31 

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Ukraine: Thousands march for LGBTQ rights...

Kyiv's annual gay Pride parade returned after missing a year in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite recent progress, homophobia and opposition to same-sex partnerships remain high in Ukraine....

 2021-09-19 17:17 

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Stuttgart's poor start continues after Thomas Hitzlsperger announces departure...

VfB Stuttgart's poor start to the season continued with defeat to Bayer Leverkusen on Sunday. Earlier in the week, chairman Thomas Hitzlsperger announced he would not be extending his contract beyond October 2022....

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