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‘Not in my wildest imagination’ – Norway’s Warholm sets astonishing world record

‘Not in my wildest imagination’ – Norway’s Warholm sets astonishing world record

🕔18:28, 3.Aug 2021

A world record had been predicted but Norway’s Karsten Warholm had to utterly destroy it to hold off American Rai Benjamin and take gold on Tuesday (August 3) in the men’s 400 meters hurdles, in what will go down as

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Local families enjoy Olympic atmosphere, say mood is great

Local families enjoy Olympic atmosphere, say mood is great

🕔18:21, 3.Aug 2021

Undeterred by a spectator ban at most Olympic venues and the sweltering Tokyo heat, local families on Tuesday (August 3) enjoyed the Olympic atmosphere, dressing up in Olympic and Japan t-shirts and posing with the Games’ mascots, Miraitowa and Someity. Under a

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U.S. confident Iran carried out attack on tanker -Secretary Blinken

U.S. confident Iran carried out attack on tanker -Secretary Blinken

🕔18:17, 3.Aug 2021

The US is “confident” that Iran last week carried out an attack on a commercial oil tanker that killed two crew members, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Monday. “I want to condemn again the attack on Friday against

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Wildfires blaze on in Turkey’s Manavgat

Wildfires blaze on in Turkey’s Manavgat

🕔18:06, 3.Aug 2021

Firefighters using planes and helicopters, and locals with buckets of water, battled wildfires raging for a sixth day near southern coastal resorts in drought-hit Turkey on Monday and the government faced fresh criticism of its handling the disaster. Seven fires

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Shanghai reports 1 new locally transmitted COVID-19 case

Shanghai reports 1 new locally transmitted COVID-19 case

🕔17:51, 3.Aug 2021

East China’s Shanghai Municipality has reported one new confirmed case of COVID-19 in the latest resurgence of the epidemic in the city, officials said at a press conference on Tuesday. Li Guohua, the vice governor of Shanghai’s Pudong New Area,

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Bolivia’s second-largest lake disappears, threatening indigenous towns

Bolivia’s second-largest lake disappears, threatening indigenous towns

🕔17:46, 3.Aug 2021

The water of Bolivia’s Lake Poopo once lapped the shores of the island of Isla de Panza. Now locals can just walk across the cracked earth of its lakebed to nearby indigenous communities once separated by what was once Bolivia’s

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Russia and Uzbekistan launch military drills near Afghan border

Russia and Uzbekistan launch military drills near Afghan border

🕔17:42, 3.Aug 2021

A joint Russian-Uzbek exercise started at the Termez mountain range in the Surkhandarya region of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Monday (August 2). The joint drill near the Afghan border was launched amid fears in both countries that a worsening

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‘Recovery buses’ cool down South Korean medical workers in heatwave

‘Recovery buses’ cool down South Korean medical workers in heatwave

🕔17:36, 3.Aug 2021

South Korean health workers manning COVID-19 testing centres in the sweltering summer heat have new ways to cool off and rest thanks to government ‘recovery buses’ equipped with air conditioning, cold water and snacks. “When I … rest in a

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Earth Day 2021: Dr. Anil Jasinghe joined trees planting action at the Russian House

Earth Day 2021: Dr. Anil Jasinghe joined trees planting action at the Russian House

🕔14:50, 23.Apr 2021

The Russian House in Colombo celebrated the Earth Day 2021 by symbolically planting 35 trees and bushes at the Russian House premises located at No. 10, Independence Avenue, Colombo 07, marking the 35thanniversary of the Russian House in Colombo. The

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U.S. Congress certifies Biden win hours after harrowing Capitol Hill assault

U.S. Congress certifies Biden win hours after harrowing Capitol Hill assault

🕔19:02, 7.Jan 2021

Hours after hundreds of President Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol in a harrowing assault on American democracy, a shaken Congress on Thursday (January 7) formally certified Democrat Joe Biden’s election victory. Immediately after the certification, the White House

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