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Klopp rues ‘massive blow’ after historic loss to Chelsea

Liverpool’s 1-0 home defeat marks 5th successive home-game loss.

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Klopp rues ‘massive blow’ after historic loss to Chelsea

US tightens export controls on Myanmar

UN estimates 38 killed yesterday in bloodiest crackdown yet by military.

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US tightens export controls on Myanmar

Australia plays down Italy’s vaccine export ban

Critics accuse Europe of ‘vaccine nationalism’ amid fears Canberra’s rollout plans could be derailed.

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Australia plays down Italy’s vaccine export ban

US Senate begins debating Covid-19 relief package

Republicans opposed to spending US$1.9 trillion, lawmakers brace for marathon days.

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US Senate begins debating Covid-19 relief package

US jobless claims data points to continued employment struggles

Unemployment remains worryingly high as the government continues to push its US$1.9 trillion stimulus package.

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US jobless claims data points to continued employment struggles


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2 die in S. Korea after receiving AstraZeneca vaccine  2 die in S. Korea after receiving AstraZeneca vaccine 

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8 injured in ‘suspected terrorist’ stabbings in Sweden 8 injured in ‘suspected terrorist’ stabbings in Sweden

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Texas governor lifts mask mandate, opening state ‘100%’ Texas governor lifts mask mandate, opening state ‘100%’

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Thousands demand India’s top judge quit over rape remarks Thousands demand India’s top judge quit over rape remarks

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Dozens of HK dissidents jailed after marathon bail hearing

Most have been denied bail, while the prosecution immediately appealed cases that were granted bail.

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Dozens of HK dissidents jailed after marathon bail hearing

Putin says Russia vaccinated two million against virus

President Vladimir Putin says another two million have received the first dose of the two-dose Sputnik V vaccine.

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Putin says Russia vaccinated two million against virus

Dutch court drops farm kidnap charges against cult father

Stroke has left 68-year-old unfit to stand trial, say prosecutors.

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Dutch court drops farm kidnap charges against cult father

Sweden attacker identified as 22-year-old Afghan, say reports

Police investigating possible terror incident after man stabbed and injured at least seven people in Vetlanda yesterday.

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Sweden attacker identified as 22-year-old Afghan, say reports

Myanmar mourns teen killed in protests

Images of her last moments, wearing a t-shirt that says 'Everything will be ok', has gone viral on social media.

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Myanmar mourns teen killed in protests

Meghan Markle says Buckingham Palace ‘perpetuating falsehoods’

Explosive claim follows Buckingham Palace's statement it is investigating claims she bullied household staff.

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Meghan Markle says Buckingham Palace ‘perpetuating falsehoods’

NZ arrests two over threat to attack mosques

It has been almost two years since a white supremacists massacred 51 people at a Christchurch mosque.

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NZ arrests two over threat to attack mosques

SpaceX rocket explodes on ground after seemingly successful flight

Third time does not prove a charm for spacecraft.

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SpaceX rocket explodes on ground after seemingly successful flight

US House passes police reforms, voting rights bill

Two bills now head to the Senate, with their fates uncertain in a chamber divided 50-50 between Democrats and Republicans.

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US House passes police reforms, voting rights bill

Huthis claim missile strike on Saudi Aramco plant

But oil producer has not confirmed attack on any of its facilities.

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Huthis claim missile strike on Saudi Aramco plant


Hong Kong removed from economic freedom ranking it once dominated

City no longer independent enough of Beijing to justify separate inclusion, think-tank says.

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Hong Kong removed from economic freedom ranking it once dominated

Overseas fans likely to be barred from Tokyo Games

Local media reports say committee more inclined to hold event in front of domestic audience only.

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Overseas fans likely to be barred from Tokyo Games

Nuclear sector in crisis 10 years after Fukushima

There are fewer reactors now, and there is increased competition from renewables.

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Nuclear sector in crisis 10 years after Fukushima

Opec+ likely to up output on demand, price rebound

Deal will hinge on whether No. 2 producer Russia and No. 3 Saudi Arabia can agree.

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Opec+ likely to up output on demand, price rebound

Australian PM backs attorney-general accused of rape

Scott Morrison rejects mounting calls for an independent probe into allegations involving Christian Porter.

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Australian PM backs attorney-general accused of rape

Germany, Belgium okay AstraZeneca jab for seniors

Policy change based on latest data, say health authorities of both countries. 

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Germany, Belgium okay AstraZeneca jab for seniors

SpaceX rocket explodes after landing

No explanation immediately given on flub despite a seemingly successful flight.

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SpaceX rocket explodes after landing

Disney to close 60 North American stores in 2021

Company is shifting its focus to online sales activities.

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Disney to close 60 North American stores in 2021

NY governor refuses to quit over sexual harassment scandal

Andrew Cuomo asks Americans to await outcome of independent probe into his conduct.

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NY governor refuses to quit over sexual harassment scandal

Rwanda first African nation to get Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine

103,000 doses arrive in Kigali.

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Rwanda first African nation to get Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine