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Trump scoffs at Parasite’s Oscar win

President suggests it’s time to bring back classics from Hollywood’s golden age.

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Trump scoffs at Parasite’s Oscar win

2 Australian evacuees from Japan ship have coronavirus

Questions raised over govt policy to allow evacuees to return home after testing negative.

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2 Australian evacuees from Japan ship have coronavirus

‘Tiger widows’ treated like pariah in Bangladesh

Honey hunters collect honey mostly in Sundarbans, where most of the man-eaters live.

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‘Tiger widows’ treated like pariah in Bangladesh

Covid-19 fears drive down global marts

Investors head for exits even after China reports big drop in new cases, eases borrowing costs.

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Covid-19 fears drive down global marts

Nearly 900,000 pangolins trafficked in Southeast Asia

Researchers link Covid-19 outbreak in China to endangered animal.

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Nearly 900,000 pangolins trafficked in Southeast Asia


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Honduras sees first suspected case of coronavirus Honduras sees first suspected case of coronavirus

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At least 8 killed in Germany shootings At least 8 killed in Germany shootings

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Ex-rugby player suspected of killing wife, 3 kids in car fire Ex-rugby player suspected of killing wife, 3 kids in car fire

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Mid-air plane collision kills 4 in Australia Mid-air plane collision kills 4 in Australia

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Bollywood’s 1st gay rom-com sealed with a kiss Bollywood’s 1st gay rom-com sealed with a kiss

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China expels 3 WSJ journalists over ‘Sick Man’ headline China expels 3 WSJ journalists over ‘Sick Man’ headline


Hubei reports 115 Covid-19 deaths

Coronavirus epidemic claims 2,233 lives, infects around 75,000 people.

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Hubei reports 115 Covid-19 deaths

Irish PM resigns

Leo Varadkar assumes caretaker role as 3 main parties battle out coalition talks.

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Irish PM resigns

China changes method of counting virus infected... again

It now includes only those diagnosed by sophisticated laboratory testing.

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China changes method of counting virus infected... again

Sweden creates US$1 million prizes for sustainable food solutions

Our food system is broken, and the planet is ailing, says funder.

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Sweden creates US$1 million prizes for sustainable food solutions

2 die when Melbourne-Sydney train derails

Medics still assessing casualties.

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2 die when Melbourne-Sydney train derails

Berlin court jails trio over 100kg gold coin heist

Members of family of Arab origin notorious for ties to organised crime jailed.

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Berlin court jails trio over 100kg gold coin heist

Indonesia central bank cuts rates on virus fears

It lowers its benchmark lending rate by 25 basis points to 4.75%.

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Indonesia central bank cuts rates on virus fears

S. Korea coronavirus cases spike as infection spreads in sect

A member of a dubious church had unknowingly spread the virus to other members of her congregation.

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S. Korea coronavirus cases spike as infection spreads in sect

Argentina debt unsustainable, says IMF

Country’s ability to service obligations has deteriorated since last analysis in July.

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Argentina debt unsustainable, says IMF

Trump ally Stone to be sentenced today as firestorm rages over meddling

The US president says his longtime friend is being treated 'unfairly', which was followed by intervention by the attorney-general.

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Trump ally Stone to be sentenced today as firestorm rages over meddling


Mexico couple arrested over girl’s kidnap, murder

7-year-old reported missing on February 11; her body, bearing torture marks, found in capital on Saturday.

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Mexico couple arrested over girl’s kidnap, murder

Australia royal inquiry to look into bushfire crisis

Panel to submit  findings by August 31, which is anticipated to be ahead of next fire season.

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Australia royal inquiry to look into bushfire crisis

Iran still delivering weapons to Huthis, says US

Claim by US Central Command comes after 2nd interception in less than 3 months of what Washington says are Iranian arms.

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Iran still delivering weapons to Huthis, says US

Inventor of ‘cut, copy, paste’ command dies

Your workday is easier thanks to Lawrence ‘Larry’ Tesler’s revolutionary ideas, says Xerox.

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Inventor of ‘cut, copy, paste’ command dies

Love might explain human-dog bond, say scientists

Pooches’ brain chemistry when with owner mirrors that of mum and baby, one study finds.

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Love might explain human-dog bond, say scientists

Fewer new China Covid-19 cases, but 2 Japan cruise passengers die

But WHO expert warns that fight against epidemic has not reached turning point.

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Fewer new China Covid-19 cases, but 2 Japan cruise passengers die

Ex-rugby player suspected of killing wife, 3 kids in car fire

Man believed to have doused vehicle in petrol before setting it alight.

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Ex-rugby player suspected of killing wife, 3 kids in car fire

NY fashion institute apologises over ‘racist’ show

Fashion Institute of Technology president says not creator’s intent to make statement on race, but it’s ‘obvious that has been the outcome’.

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NY fashion institute apologises over ‘racist’ show

Suspect in Germany shootings found dead at home

Police say another body found at residence in Hanau.

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Suspect in Germany shootings found dead at home

Trump picks Germany envoy as top intel adviser

Critics pan choice of Richard Grenell as acting director of national intelligence, saying politically outspoken figure unsuited to sensitive post.

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Trump picks Germany envoy as top intel adviser