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A gunman killed one person, wounded 12 and then apparently killed himself at a Tennessee supermarket on Thursday, pursuing panicked shoppers and employees as they fled down the aisles while some...

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Humanity needs to ‘grow up’: UK PM

Humanity needs to “grow up” and deal with the issue of climate change, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on Wednesday.

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World powers agree at UN on inclusive Afghan govt

The five permanent UN Security Council members found common ground Wednesday on Afghanistan with officials saying all the powers would press the Taliban to be more inclusive after their military...

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Biden pledges 500m more doses to developing world

President Joe Biden was set to push world leaders yesterday to do more to curb the Covid-19 pandemic, and announce a US pledge to buy 500 million more vaccine doses to donate to other countries.

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Biden, Macron to meet next month over submarine spat

France will send its ambassador back to Washington next week after French President Emmanuel Macron and President Joe Biden agreed in a phone call Wednesday to meet next month over a submarine spat...

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US Space Force gets new uniform

The US Space Force unveiled its new dress uniform design Tuesday, aiming to make a future-forward mark for the Pentagon’s newest uniformed service.

September 24, 2021
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USA

Gunman kills 1, himself at US supermarket, 12 wounded

A gunman killed one person, wounded 12 and then apparently killed himself at a Tennessee supermarket on Thursday, pursuing panicked shoppers and employees as they fled down the aisles while some...

September 24, 2021
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Congolese reporter charged over UN experts’ murder

A Congolese journalist suspected of having information about the 2017 killing of two UN experts in central Democratic Republic of Congo was charged on Wednesday, the military prosecutor’s office said.

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

Tunisia’s Saied issues decree strengthening presidential powers

Tunisian President Kais Saied took exceptional measures on Wednesday that strengthen the powers of his office at the expense of the government and parliament, which he will effectively replace with...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021

NZ PM says lockdowns can end with high vaccine uptake

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said yesterday the country should aim for a 90%-plus rate of inoculation, and could drop strict coronavirus lockdown measures once enough people were...

September 24, 2021
September 24, 2021
USA

World powers agree at UN on inclusive Afghan govt

The five permanent UN Security Council members found common ground Wednesday on Afghanistan with officials saying all the powers would press the Taliban to be more inclusive after their military...

September 24, 2021
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Humanity needs to ‘grow up’: UK PM

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Six dead after plane crash in Russian far east involving ageing plane

All six people on board an ageing Antonov An-26 transport plane that crashed in the Russian far east the previous day have been killed, Russia's emergency services ministry said on Thursday.

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US court orders Facebook to publish records of anti-Rohingya content

Federal Judge orders Facebook to publish records of accounts related to anti-Rohingya violence in Myanmar, closed by social media giants, to protect privacy as “sarcastic” I refused the claim.

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Get a grip, British PM Johnson tells France after submarine row

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told France on Wednesday to get a grip and give allies in the United States and Australia a break over a row about a trilateral nuclear submarine deal that tore...