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Iceland unveils memorial plaque for lost glacier

Iceland unveils memorial plaque for lost glacier 0

🕔15:07, 19.Aug 2019

Iceland unveiled a plaque to its Okjokull ice sheet, the first of the country’s hundreds of glaciers to melt away due to climate change. Scientists see the shrinking of glaciers as one of many warning signs that the earth’s climate

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Wildfires displace 4,000 on holiday island

Wildfires displace 4,000 on holiday island 0

🕔15:04, 19.Aug 2019

Around 4,000 people have been evacuated as wildfires rip through Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands. The fires, which started, are advancing on two fronts in a mountainous area of the island. Ten planes and helicopters, as well as about

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Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-PM Najib

Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-PM Najib 0

🕔14:52, 19.Aug 2019

A Malaysian court postponed for a week the biggest of five trials linked to a multi-billion-dollar scam at state fund 1MDB and allegedly involving former Prime Minister Najib Razak. The hearing will now begin next Monday to allow time for

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Fuel truck crashes, exploding into flames, killing at least 10

Fuel truck crashes, exploding into flames, killing at least 10 0

🕔14:50, 19.Aug 2019

At least 10 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded in flames after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda. Video shared with Reuters showed black plumes of smoke rising from scene of accident in Kyambura

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Detained ship sets sail from Gibraltar

Detained ship sets sail from Gibraltar 0

🕔14:47, 19.Aug 2019

An Iranian ship held by Gibraltar since July on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria has left port. Marine tracking shows the tanker moving east into the Mediterranean and lists Kalamata in Greece as the destination. Gibraltar earlier rejected a

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Trump says interested “strategically” in Greenland, “Not no. 1 on the burner.”

Trump says interested “strategically” in Greenland, “Not no. 1 on the burner.” 0

🕔14:44, 19.Aug 2019

Denmark’s prime minister said that, Greenland is not for sale and the idea of selling it to the United States is absurd. Trump confirmed to reporters that he had recently discussed the possibility of buying the world’s biggest island, though

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Rain fury kills 24 in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi on flood alert

Rain fury kills 24 in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi on flood alert 0

🕔14:41, 19.Aug 2019

Heavy rain pummelled several parts of North India, leaving at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. A flood alert was issued in parts of Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh as the Yamuna

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“Angel Has Fallen” scheduled to be released this month

“Angel Has Fallen” scheduled to be released this month 0

🕔13:52, 18.Aug 2019

“Angel Has Fallen” is an upcoming American action thriller film directed by Ric Roman Waugh, starring Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman in the lead roles, with Jada Pinkett Smith, Lance Reddick and Danny Huston in supporting roles. It is the

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Tightrope walker crosses river to open Prague circus festival

Tightrope walker crosses river to open Prague circus festival 0

🕔13:50, 18.Aug 2019

French tightrope artist Tatiana-Mosio Bongonga stunned hundreds of spectators in Prague as she walked on a rope 35 metres above the Vltava river to open a circus festival. Crowds gathered on the banks of the river and on bridges to

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‘Smart’ clothing can boost wearable tech – Singapore researchers

‘Smart’ clothing can boost wearable tech – Singapore researchers 0

🕔13:48, 18.Aug 2019

Researchers in Singapore have invented ‘smart’ clothing they say can boost signals and save battery life on wireless devices such as headphones and smart watches. The invention called “metamaterial” allows radio waves like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to glide across clothing

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