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    G7 pushes solidarity to tackle global threats

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:42pm on May 04, 2021

    G7 foreign ministers meet in London for their first face-to-face talks in more than two years on Tuesday, with calls for urgent joined-up action to...

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    Over 200 migrants arrive in Sicily on rescue ship

    Agence France-Presse . Marseille | Updated at 12:17am on May 03, 2021

    More than 200 rescued migrants, half of them unaccompanied minors, disembarked from the Ocean Viking humanitarian ship at an Italian port on Saturday, the charity...

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    Scuffles, arrests in Paris as thousands mark May Day

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:09am on May 03, 2021

    Police scuffled with protesters in Paris on Saturday, firing tear gas as thousands turned out across France for May Day workers’ rights demonstrations. A police...

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    Humanity taking ‘colossal risk’ with our future: Nobels

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:03am on May 01, 2021

    The failure to halt climate change, the destruction of nature and other intertwined global crises poses an existential risk to humanity, ten Nobel laureates said...

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    UK PM faces new questions after phone number found online

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:55pm on April 30, 2021

    Revelations that British prime minister Boris Johnson’s personal mobile number has been circulating online for 15 years raised national security concerns Friday, amid a raft...

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    Four killed in Germany care clinic attack

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:45am on April 30, 2021

    Four people have been killed and one person seriously wounded in an attack at a care clinic in Germany, police said Thursday. Officers said the...

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    Glacier melt is speeding up, raising seas: global study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:11am on April 30, 2021

    Nearly all of the world’s glaciers are losing mass at an ever increasing pace, contributing to more than a fifth of global sea level rise...

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    Italy tightens travel rules for India, Bangladesh

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 08:28pm on April 29, 2021

    Italy on Thursday tightened the rules on people arriving from coronavirus-hit India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka, while extending quarantine regulations for Europeans. A devastating surge...

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    Pope tightens Vatican’s anti-corruption rules

    Agence France-Presse . Vatican City | Updated at 06:31pm on April 29, 2021

    Pope Francis on Thursday announced new anti-corruption rules for top officials as part of his drive to clean up the Vatican following a series of...

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    Progressive climate policy can reduce extreme poverty: study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:59pm on April 28, 2021

    Ambitious climate policies could reduce extreme poverty in developing countries if governments opted for robust taxes on emitters that were then fairly distributed to help...