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Johnson, Biden discuss deepening alliance : PM s office

Boris Johnson and Joe Biden on Saturday vowed to deepen ties and cooperate on tackling climate change in their first conversation since the US president's inauguration, the British prime minister's office said......»»

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First of 22 trapped miners rescued from Chinese mine: state media

Rescue workers on Sunday lifted out the first of 22 miners trapped for two weeks hundreds of metres underground in an east China mine, state broadcaster CCTV reported......»»

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Tears and fears as India s huge coronavirus vaccine push falters

India's huge coronavirus vaccination drive is behind schedule, with a third of recipients not showing up for appointments because of safety fears, technical glitches, and a belief that the pandemic is ending......»»

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Czech trainers teach dogs to sniff out COVID

In a dog training centre built inside a shipping container located in a Czech mountain village, Renda, Cap, and Laky are being put to the test......»»

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Switzerland s timeless art mechanics embraces 3D future

In his snow-bound workshop, Swiss master Francois Junod's moving mechanical artworks whir into action: birds whistle, historical luminaries write poetry -- traditional craftsmanship newly recognised as being among the world's cultural heritage......»»

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US: & lsquo;Rock-solid& rsquo; support to Taipei amid China threat

The United States’ commitment to Taiwan is “rock-solid,” the State Department said late Saturday, as it warned that China’s “attempts to intimidate” the island are a threat to regional peace......»»

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Missing man found in bush after 18 days

A man who went missing more than two weeks ago in Australian bushland has been found alive, apparently surviving his ordeal by “drinking dam water and eating mushrooms,” authorities said Sunday......»»

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Myanmar& rsquo;s displaced Christians rebuild lives in Yangon

Hammering at bamboo poles to erect a stilt house, minority Christians who have fled conflict in northern Myanmar are building a sanctuary on the outskirts of Yangon......»»

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Russia police violence under review after 3,300 protesters held: monitor

More than 3,300 protesters were arrested at demonstrations in support of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, a monitor reported Sunday, as prosecutors probed possible violence “on the part of law enforcement.”.....»»

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& lsquo;Asia& rsquo;s El Chapo& rsquo; arrested in the Netherlands

The alleged ringleader of Asia’s biggest crime syndicate and one of the world’s most wanted men has been arrested in the Netherlands, with Australian authorities pushing for his extradition to face trial......»»

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Manny Pacquiao vs Ryan Garcia in the works?

The 22-year-old Garcia recently expressed his desire to face Pacquiao shortly after his seventh-round technical knockout of Luke Campbell earlier this year......»»

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4th MPBL season tips off June 12

Sen. Manny Pacquiao, the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League CEO and founder, gave this assurance Saturday in a zoom meeting with the owners and representatives of the 31 teams which took part in the stalled Chooks-to-Go MPBL Lakan Cup......»»

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North Cotabato guv, church leader favor extension of BARMM transition

Catholic Church leader Cardinal Orlando Quevedo and North Cotabato Gov. Nancy Catamco favor an extension of the transition from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to the Bangsamoro self-governing entity......»»

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COVID-19 cases in the Philippines breach 513,000

(Updated) The Department of Health on Sunday afternoon reported 1,949 new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases, bringing the number of total cases to 513,619......»»

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No shoo-ins among PBA players in Gilas bubble

This comes after a successful outing from an all-cadet squad in the Bahrain bubble last November, where Gilas, led by collegiate stars like Juan Gomez de Liano and Dwight Ramos, hardly missed a beat in the international stage sans the professionals......»»

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Schools hit AFP s rehashed, unproven claim on ties with CPP-NPA

Universities rejected Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade's recent remarks, describing it as irresponsible and a mere rehash of what he had alleged in 2018, which had visibly failed to materialize......»»

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Local police station tags relief drives, rallying, sharing memes as terrorism

Over the coronavirus pandemic, the national police has used its social media channels to red-tag registered lawmakers without proof and support policies initiated by the Duterte administration. .....»»

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Children in MGCQ areas can only go out if accompanied by parents — IATF

Cabinet Secretary and IATF co-chairperson Karlo Nograles clarified that children cannot go out of their homes without the supervision of their parents. .....»»

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Philippines shouldn t be intimidated over Chinese law letting coast guard to fire on foreign ships — Pangilinan

"Indonesia and Vietnam refuse to be intimidated," Sen. Pangilinan said. "I adamantly refuse to believe that they are braver than we are, and I firmly believe that ours is not a nation of cowards.".....»»

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