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It’s not too late to fix the climate crisis & 5 other things to know about today’s IPCC report

The third instalment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report has been published today, this time with a focus on ...

Germany eyes French election hoping recent revival of bilateral cooperation will not suffer

The Franco-German motor has spluttered along through many a crisis in recent years. But if one issue was ever a permanent wedge between Paris and ...

Ukraine war: Locals in Bucha accuse departing Russians of atrocities

Bodies with bound hands, close-range gunshot wounds and signs of torture lay scattered in a city on the outskirts of Kyiv after Russian soldiers ...

Lithuania abandons Russian gas imports, urges EU to do the same

Lithuania's energy ministry said they had completely abandoned Russian gas imports in response to the war in Ukraine. "We are the first EU ...

Taliban bans opium as Afghanistan’s poppy harvest begins

The Taliban has banned the harvesting and processing of poppies in a move that will have a significant impact on Afghanistan's economy. A 2021 ...

Police say 6 dead, 10 injured in Sacramento shooting

Police in California are searching for at least one suspect in connection with a mass shooting early Sunday in downtown Sacramento that claimed ...

Man in Germany gets 90 COVID-19 shots to sell forged passes

A 60-year-old man allegedly had himself vaccinated against COVID-19 dozens of times in Germany in order to sell forged vaccination cards with ...

Nuclear bunkers for all: Switzerland is ready as international tensions mount

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has reawakened interest in Switzerland's concrete nuclear fallout shelters, built during the Cold War with enough ...

Pakistan president dissolves Parliament at PM’s request

Pakistan’s president dissolved Parliament on Sunday setting the stage for early elections after the prime minister sidestepped a no-confidence ...

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