India Covid: Dozens more bodies wash up on Ganges river bank
A further 50 corpses are found on embankments, this time in Uttar Pradesh, as India battles Covid.
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Australian boy, 13, crushed by bin lorry after sleeping in bin
The teenager and two younger children were sleeping in the industrial bin in Port Lincoln.
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Russia school shooting: Children escape from windows
Children and adults are among those killed in a shooting at a school in Kazan, Russia, officials say.
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Israel-Palestinians: Old grievances fuel new fighting
Failure to tackle deep-seated issues meant fresh violence between the two sides was a matter of time.
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Bob Marley: 40th anniversary of the music pioneer's death
The reggae music legend died of cancer in 1981 aged just 36.
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Tesla crash: Autopilot was off, says preliminary report
A car involved in a fatal crash in April had no-one in the driving seat when it was discovered.
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Brazil Amazon: Deadly shootout as illegal miners enter indigenous land
Violence in Brazil's Amazon is increasing, with tens of thousands of illegal miners in protected areas.
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Rapper J Cole to play in Basketball Africa League
US rapper J Cole is set to sign for a Rwandan club ahead of the inaugural Basketball Africa League.
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Vesuvius ancient eruption rescuer identified at Herculaneum, says expert
A body found at Herculaneum may have been part of Pliny the Elder's team sent to rescue residents.
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Contest inspires next generation of female code breakers
More than 6,500 pupils from across the UK took part in the CyberFirst Girls competition.
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Houston suspect arrested as pet tiger remains on the loose
A murder suspect is in custody but a pet tiger may still be roaming the streets of a Houston suburb.
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NHS app ready to become vaccine passport next week
People will be able to use the app for travel - but only if they have received two vaccine doses.
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Escape tunnel found at Australian detention centre
A refugee group claims the tunnel was close to breaching the site's outer perimeter.
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Nine dead after shooting at Russian school
Eight children and a teacher died in a school shooting in Russian city of Kazan, Russian media say.
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Apple's UK users deserve app price compensation, claim says
Legal action in the UK seeks compensation from Apple for high prices from a lack of competition.
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The volunteers using 'honeypot' groups to fight anti-vax propaganda
Volunteers are busting anti-vaccine conspiracy theories with decoy Facebook groups.
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Forests the size of France regrown since 2000, study suggests
Conservation groups say naturally restored forests can help in the fight against climate change.
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Meituan: China tech giant's shares slide over ancient poem
Shares in Meituan slumped after its boss reportedly shared, then deleted, a Tang dynasty poem.
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WHO says India Covid variant of 'global concern'
The WHO says the B.1.617 mutation spreads more easily than other variants and requires further study.
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China: Census reveals slowest population growth in decades
The results add pressure on Beijing to boost measures for couples to have more babies.
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