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 2020-11-27 14:41 

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India's economy contracts by 7.5%, enters its 1st recession...

India's economy contracted by 7.5% in the July-September quarter following a record slump of 23.9% in the previous three months, pushing the country into a recession for the first time in its history...

 2020-11-27 14:28 

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US colleges mull new virus protocols for students' return...

As coronavirus cases are surging around the country, some colleges and universities are rethinking some of their plans for next semester...

 2020-11-27 14:20 

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Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed...

Iranian state television is reporting that a scientist that Israel has alleged led a military nuclear program in early 2000s has been "assassinated."...

 2020-11-27 14:20 

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Sweden requires more info to reopen 1994 ferry disaster case...

Swedish authorities said Friday they need more information before deciding whether to reopen the case of a 1994 ferry sinking in the Baltic that killed 852 people, in one of Europe's deadliest peacetime disasters at sea...

 2020-11-27 14:06 

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Iranian state television says scientist that Israel alleged led a military nuclear program in early 2000s 'assassinated'...

Iranian state television says scientist that Israel alleged led a military nuclear program in early 2000s 'assassinated9;...

 2020-11-27 13:29 

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Demonstrators in Iraq take to street unmasked amid pandemic...

Thousands of followers of a firebrand Iraqi cleric — most of them not wearing protective masks — have taken to the streets of the capital in a show of support for their leader ahead of elections slated for next year, stirring fears of a virus ...

 2020-11-27 12:45 

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Iran shuts gov't offices, tightening virus restrictions...

Iran's state TV says all government offices will effectively close and operate with only essential staff...

 2020-11-27 12:42 

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New cardinals quarantine in pope's hotel ahead of consistory...

The Vatican's Santa Marta hotel was built to sequester cardinals during papal elections...

 2020-11-27 12:41 

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Candle wax in Oslo fjord puzzles Norwegian authorities...

Norwegian officials are asking the public for helping cleaning up and mapping large amounts of paraffin wax found at the entrance to the Oslo Fjord...

 2020-11-27 12:22 

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New storm system to travel across the South this weekend...

After a relatively quiet Thanksgiving across much of the U.S., the weather pattern is about to turn quite turbulent in the coming days....

 2020-11-27 11:53 

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15,000 UK jobs in peril as retailer Arcadia weighs future...

Another 15,000 or so jobs retailing jobs in Britain are in peril after Arcadia Group said it is working on "contingency options to secure the future of the group's brands."...

 2020-11-27 11:46 

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Putin foe Navalny urges EU to be ready for Russian election...

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny is urging the European Union to reject the results of Russia's parliamentary election next year if any candidates are blocked from taking part...

 2020-11-27 11:17 

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Keep cool: Germany preps vaccine drive as COVID cases hit 1M...

The German government is preparing to roll out a nationwide coronavirus vaccine program as it became the latest country to hit the milestone of 1 million confirmed cases Friday...

 2020-11-27 11:15 

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Ethiopia's PM rejects dialogue in meeting with AU envoys...

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has again ruled out dialogue with the leaders of the defiant Tigray region but offered to speak to representatives "operating legally" there...

 2020-11-27 11:12 

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Indonesian police move transgender celebrity to private cell...

Indonesian police have moved a female transgender Instagram celebrity, Millen Cyrus, to a special cell following public outrage over her initial placement in a male detention cell after she was arrested as a suspect in a drug case...

 2020-11-27 10:44 

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Turkey probes German navy's search of Libya-bound freighter...

Turkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into the search of a Turkish commercial freighter by the crew of a German frigate participating in a European Union mission to enforce an arms embargo on Libya...

 2020-11-27 10:35 

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Pope backs Argentine women's opposition to abortion bill...

Pope Francis is encouraging Argentine women who are protesting a proposed new law to legalize abortion, saying the protection of life is above all a matter of human ethics...

 2020-11-27 10:33 

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Thailand signs supply deals for AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine...

Thailand has signed a deal to procure 26 million doses of the trial coronavirus vaccine developed by pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca in collaboration with Oxford University...

 2020-11-27 10:32 

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Another week gone, Brexit trade talks remain stuck...

The European Union says that another week of Brexit talks on a new trade deal has gone with barely any progress...

 2020-11-27 10:27 

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Facing terror charges, Iran diplomat skips trial opening day...

An Iranian diplomat suspected of masterminding a thwarted bomb attack against an exiled Iranian opposition group in France did not attend the opening day of his trial on terror charges Friday...

 2020-11-27 10:15 

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British bike maker pedals on, with Brexit deal up in the air...

The team at Brompton Bicycle Ltd...

 2020-11-27 10:10 

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India: Pakistan shelling kills 3 Indian soldiers in Kashmir...

The Indian army says at least three Indian soldiers have been killed in a barrage of mortar shelling and gunfire by Pakistani soldiers along the highly militarized frontier in Indian-controlled Kashmir...

 2020-11-27 10:01 

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Students in Burkina Faso fear extremists more than COVID-19...

Children returning to school in Burkina Faso's volatile Sahel region have to practice safety drills to prepare for potential jihadist attacks that have ravaged the West African nation, killing more than 2,000 people this year...

 2020-11-27 10:00 

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Lawmakers throw pig guts, punches on Taiwan parliament floor...

Lawmakers in Taiwan got into a fist fight and threw pig guts at each other over a soon-to-be enacted policy that would allow imports of U.S. pork and beef...

 2020-11-27 09:38 

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Families of 6 Americans convicted in Venezuela cry foul...

The 6 oil executives have been detained for 3 years....

 2020-11-27 09:24 

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Rabbi attacked at knifepoint by woman assailant in Vienna...

The woman ripped the skullcap from his head and yelled an anti-Semitic threat....

 2020-11-27 08:05 

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Unfazed Indian farmers press on protests against new laws...

Thousands of agitated farmers in India are facing tear gas and baton charge from police as they resume their march to the capital to protest new laws that they fear will give more power to corporations and reduce their earnings...

 2020-11-27 07:55 

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AP PHOTOS: Greece puts faith in online schooling...

In empty classrooms across Greece, teachers are holding online lessons after the government ordered that all tuition, from pre-school through to university, must take place remotely...

 2020-11-27 07:54 

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Academic detained in Iran for 2 years returns to Australia...

Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert has arrived back in Australia and will soon reunite with her family after more than two years in an Iranian prison...

 2020-11-27 07:49 

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German coronavirus cases now above 1 million...

Germany has hit another grim milestone in the coronavirus pandemic, ticking above 1 million confirmed cases of COVID-19...

 2020-11-27 07:41 

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Government officials say Australian academic freed from Iran prison after more than 800 days has arrived back home...

Government officials say Australian academic freed from Iran prison after more than 800 days has arrived back home...

 2020-11-27 07:07 

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S Korea agency says N Korea executed people, shut Pyongyang...

South Korea's spy agency has told lawmakers that North Korea executed at least two people, banned fishing at sea and locked down its capital Pyongyang as part of frantic anti-coronavirus steps...

 2020-11-27 06:54 

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China hikes taxes on Australian wine amid political tension...

China is raising import taxes on Australian wine, stepping up pressure on Australia over disputes including its support for a probe into the origin of the coronavirus...

 2020-11-27 05:39 

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The Latest: Australian state marks 28 days with no new case...

From nearly 8,000 active cases in August and more than 800 deaths in the Australian state of Victoria to the elimination of the coronavirus: It's an achievement that one Melbourne doctor says he thought was unthinkable only three months ago...

 2020-11-27 05:13 

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Pictures of Week in Latin America & Caribbean Photo Gallery...

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 2020-11-27 05:09 

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Books by bike: Sri Lankan man runs mobile library for kids...

During his leisure time, Mahinda Dasanayaka packs his motorbike with books and rides his mobile library — across mostly muddy roads running through tea-growing mountain areas — to underprivileged children in rural parts of Sri Lanka...

 2020-11-27 03:44 

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Venezuela judge convicts 6 American oil execs, orders prison...

Judge found them guilty of corruption charges and sentenced them to prison....

 2020-11-27 02:49 

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Fire in Indian hospital kills 5 coronavirus patients...

Police say a fire in a privately-run hospital treating coronavirus patients in western India has killed at least five of them and injured 28 others...

 2020-11-27 02:17 

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Asia Today: South Korea cases stay above 500 for 2nd day...

South Korea's daily virus tally is hovering above 500 for the second straight day, and the country's prime minister is urging the public to stay home this weekend to contain a viral resurgence...

 2020-11-27 01:28 

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AP Week in Pictures: Asia...

NOV. 20-26, 2020This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific.The gallery was curated by AP photo editor Shuji Kajiyama in Tokyo.Follow AP visual journalism:Instagr...

 2020-11-27 00:48 

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A Venezuelan judge has found 6 American oil executives guilty of corruption charges and sentenced them to prison...

A Venezuelan judge has found 6 American oil executives guilty of corruption charges and sentenced them to prison...

 2020-11-27 00:21 

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Mexican president presents 'ethical guide' book of precepts...

Few world leaders talk about morals and ethics as much as Mexican President Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador, and now he has presented an "Ethical Guide for the Transformation of Mexico."...

 2020-11-27 00:10 

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Rome airport poised to try 'COVID tested" flights from US...

Rome's main airport says Italian authorities will soon approve an experiment with so-called "COVID tested" flights from three U.S. airports with the aim of eliminating the required 14-day quarantine for passengers arriving in Italy...

 2020-11-27 00:02 

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UK asks regulator to assess AZ-Oxford vaccine amid questions...

The British government has formally asked the country's medicines regulator to assess whether a coronavirus vaccine developed by AstraZeneca and Oxford University should be authorized for use...

 2020-11-26 23:10 

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North Macedonia opposition stages anti-government protest...

Some 2,000 protesters have staged an opposition rally in North Macedonia to demand the resignation of the country's Social ,Democrat prime minister, Zoran Zaev...

 2020-11-26 23:01 

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Police: Woman dead after van crashes into Buffalo monument...

The male driver was in critical condition after the speeding van crashed....

 2020-11-26 22:20 

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Mexico opens anti-monopoly probe against Wal-Mart de Mexico...

Mexico's anti-monopoly commission says it has begun a formal investigation into possible monopolistic practices in wholesale and retail goods distribution and sales, a probe that that appears to involve Wal-Mart's Mexican subsidiary...

 2020-11-26 21:56 

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Thanksgiving travelers try to reach destinations, miss virus...

Thanksgiving travel is especially dicey this year as people fearful of rising coronavirus cases and deaths in some parts of the U.S. attempt to social distance while navigating crowds...

 2020-11-26 20:37 

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San Antonio police kill man in trailer park fire, shootout...

San Antonio police say officers shot and killed a man who fired on officers and set his trailer on fire...

 2020-11-26 20:37 

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George Floyd's brothers on the fight for justice, remembering him on Thanksgiving...

Terrence and Philonise Floyd talk about their brother, George Floyd, six months after his death and a day before Thanksgiving....

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