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Hong Kong to enforce mass testing amid surge in Covid cases

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  • Tuesday, 22 February 2022

Residents line up to get tested for Covid-19 at a temporary testing centre in Hong Kong on ...

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Ukraine crisis tests Xi Jinping’s pivot to Vladimir Putin

Russia’s president Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping during a meeting i...

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Queen Elizabeth tests positive for Covid-19, Buckingham Palace says

The queen fell ill after it was confirmed she had been in direct contact with her eldest so...

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Trial of alleged accomplices in jihadist slaying of priest opens in Paris

Fr Jacques Hamel’s grave: The priest was killed before the altar of his church in Saint-&Ea...

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Western leaders warn Russia as diplomacy intensifies around Ukraine

Russia’s president Vladimir Putin speaking with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, in...

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Effort to rescue a boy (5) from well transfixes Morocco, only to end in tragedy

The vigil had lasted for four days, transfixing tens of thousands of people around the world who watc...

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Moroccan rescuers get closer to child trapped in well on third day of rescue attempt

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  • Saturday, 05 February 2022

Rescue workers roll cylinders as they attempt to build a tunnel to rescue a 5-year-old boy ...

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Vladimir Putin arrives in Beijing for Winter Olympics

Russian president Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with the members of the Russian Business...

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Pregnant New Zealand journalist told she can return home

  • Opinion
  • Tuesday, 01 February 2022

Charlotte Bellis with her partner Jim Huylebroek in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph: Charlot...

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More than 6,000 flights cancelled as US east coast blanketed in snow

  • Opinion
  • Saturday, 29 January 2022

A man jogs through Central Park in the snow in New York. Photograph: Peter Foley/EPA ...

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Job advert seeking swimsuit photo with application sparks sexism row in Italy

  • Opinion
  • Thursday, 27 January 2022

The advert was posted by a company based in Naples. Photograph: iStock The Ital...

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Biden vows to replace Breyer with black woman on US supreme court

  • Opinion
  • Thursday, 27 January 2022

Retiring US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer greets president Joe Biden in the Roosevel...

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