Nations agree on rulebook for Paris climate treaty

Nations agree on rulebook for Paris climate treaty

Nations strike a deal to implement the landmark 2015 Paris climate treaty after marathon UN talks that failed to match the ambition the world's most vulnerable countries need to avert dangerous global warming.
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Airbus delivers A380 decorated with turtles to Japan

Airbus delivers A380 decorated with turtles to Japan

Japanese airline ANA receives a delivery of its first A380 from Airbus, decorated with blue sea turtles, explaining that the animal "represents luck and longevity" in Hawaiian legend.
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New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces an immediate ban on the sale of assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons in response to the Christchurch terror attack that killed 50 people.
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Marooned Mozambicans wait for aid to arrive after Cyclone Idai

Marooned Mozambicans wait for aid to arrive after Cyclone Idai

Aid workers race to help survivors and meet humanitarian needs in Mozambique, five days after tropical cyclone Idai. IMAGES AND SOUNDBITES
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Hindus in Pakistan celebrate Holi festival

Hindus in Pakistan celebrate Holi festival

Pakistan's Hindu community in Karachi celebrates the Holi festival. The festival, which marks the arrival of spring, is also known as the "Festival of Colors".
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Helsinki locals react to Finland topping world happiness ranking

Helsinki locals react to Finland topping world happiness ranking

People in Helsinki react to Finland ranking as the world's happiest country for the second year running.
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Theresa May: UK will not leave on time with a deal

Theresa May: UK will not leave on time with a deal

British Prime Minister Theresa May says that the UK not leave with a deal on time on the 29th of March.
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Srebrenica survivors applaud Karadzic life sentence

Srebrenica survivors applaud Karadzic life sentence

Relatives of victims of the Srebrenica massacre applaud the UN court decision to hand a life sentence to Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic for genocide and war crimes during the 1990s.
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Man hijacks school bus and sets it ablaze in Milan

Man hijacks school bus and sets it ablaze in Milan

Italian firefighters douse a school bus which was hijacked and set alight by its driver in Milan. 51 children were rescued by the police from the hijacked school bus before the vehicle went up in flames.
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Health specialist describes Mozambique situation after cyclone

Health specialist describes Mozambique situation after cyclone

A health specialist describes the situation in Mozambique after tropical cyclone Idai cut a swathe through Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, killing more than 300 and putting hundreds of thousands of lives at risk.
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May arrives in Parliament to meet with MPs over Brexit

May arrives in Parliament to meet with MPs over Brexit

British Prime Minister arrives in Parliament to speak with MPs over Brexit, after formally requesting the European Union agree to delay Brexit till June 30.
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Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

Drought wipes popular Chilean lake from the map

The cows and horses would have come for the last blades of grass. Now their bones are scattered on the cracked earth, victims of drought that wiped Santiago's weekend playground Lake Aculeo from the map. Lake Aculeo's demise is so sudden and compl...
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EU's Tusk: short Brexit delay possible if MPs back deal

EU's Tusk: short Brexit delay possible if MPs back deal

European Council president Donald Tusk says that EU leaders could approve a short delay to Brexit if British lawmakers finally approve the withdrawal deal they have twice rejected.
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Aerial footage shows scale of floods in Mozambique after cyclone

Aerial footage shows scale of floods in Mozambique after cyclone

Aerial footage shows the scale of floods in the Mozambican city of Beira after tropical cyclone Idai hit Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi, killing more than 300.
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Karadzic sentence increased to life for Bosnia genocide

Karadzic sentence increased to life for Bosnia genocide

UN judges order former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic to spend the rest of his life in jail for the "sheer scale and systematic cruelty" of his war crimes a quarter of a century ago.
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EU Commission sees 'difficulties' in delaying Brexit to June 30

EU Commission sees 'difficulties' in delaying Brexit to June 30

Delaying Brexit to June 30 would bring "institutional difficulties and legal uncertainty", the European Commission warns.
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Protesters gather outside court for Karadzic's final hearing

Protesters gather outside court for Karadzic's final hearing

Anti-Karadzic protesters, including relatives of victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre, gather outside the courtroom in The Hague as the former Bosnian Serb leader will hear the final judgment on his role in the bloody conflict that tore his cou...
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EU fines Google 1.49 bn euros for anti-trust breach

EU fines Google 1.49 bn euros for anti-trust breach

The EU's powerful anti-trust regulator slaps tech giant Google with a new fine over unfair competition, in Europe's latest salvo against Silicon Valley.
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Netflix dramatises notorious India gang-rape murder case

Netflix dramatises notorious India gang-rape murder case

Netflix releases its latest Indian series, documenting the aftermath of the notorious gang-rape and murder of an Indian student that made global headlines in 2012.
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Rags-to-riches Skoda mulls post-Brexit sales woes

Rags-to-riches Skoda mulls post-Brexit sales woes

Once the butt of jokes across Britain, Czech-made Skoda cars have won over Brits but the UK's looming exit from the EU could deal a heavy blow to the brand and the entire Czech economy.
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Google moves to disrupt video games with streaming

Google moves to disrupt video games with streaming

Google is set out to disrupt the video game world with its Stadia platform that will let players stream blockbuster titles to any device they wish.
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Supermoon

Supermoon

Many parts of the globe may catch a glimpse on Wednesday and Thursday of a giant crimson moon, the last of the supermoons in 2019. It coincides with the Spring Equinox and the start of spring in the northern hemisphere.
Pesticides

Pesticides

Videographic on pesticides. Shares in German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer plunged as markets opened Wednesday, after a second US jury ruled that blockbuster pesticide Roundup -- made by recently-acquired Monsanto -- causes cancer.
NZ students write tributes on wall for mosque victims

NZ students write tributes on wall for mosque victims

A wall at the Victoria University of Wellington has become an outdoor canvas for hundreds of colourful tributes to the victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings.
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Not so fantastic: Can Japan end its love affair with plastic?

Not so fantastic: Can Japan end its love affair with plastic?

Plastic packaging reigns supreme in Japan but amid global concern about single-use waste, new legislation could help end the country's love affair with it.
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