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No slowdown in the loss of rainforests worldwide - World News
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No slowdown in the loss of rainforests worldwide

Tropical rainforests disappeared at a rate of one football pitch every six seconds last year, researchers said yesterday.
7 die in Afghanistan as govt seeks talks - World News
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7 die in Afghanistan as govt seeks talks

Seven civilians were killed by a roadside bomb linked to the Taliban in northern Afghanistan, officials said yesterday.
South Korea reopens tech trade case against Japan - World News
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South Korea reopens tech trade case against Japan

South Korea yesterday said it will recommence proceedings against Japan at the World Trade Organization over its tightened controls on technology exports to its companies.
US deports Iran scientist after judged innocent - World News
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US deports Iran scientist after judged innocent

Iranian scientist Sirous Asgari, who was jailed in the US but acquitted in a federal trade secrets case, has been deported, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said yesterday.
Pandemic antibiotics surge will cause more deaths: WHO - World News
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Pandemic antibiotics surge will cause more deaths: WHO

Increased antibiotics use in combating the COVID-19 pandemic will strengthen bacterial resistance and ultimately lead to more deaths, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
Over 127 journalists die from COVID-19 globally: PEC - World News
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Over 127 journalists die from COVID-19 globally: PEC

At least 127 journalists have died of COVID-19 between March 1 and May 31 this year around the world, according to a count by the Press Emblem Campaign (PEC).
New York under curfew as looters hit luxury stores - World News
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New York under curfew as looters hit luxury stores

New York was under a curfew that would last until early Tuesday morning, officials said, after looters raided stores in central Manhattan.
DR Congo reports fresh Ebola outbreak amid surging number of coronavirus - World News
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DR Congo reports fresh Ebola outbreak amid surging number of coronavirus

DR Congo reported a fresh Ebola outbreak in its northwest on Monday.
US high unemployment largely due to poor management of COVID-19 pandemic: economist - World News
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US high unemployment largely due to poor management of COVID-19 pandemic: economist

The extraordinarily high unemployment rate in the United States is in large part due to the poor management of the COVID-19 pandemic by the federal government.
Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world - World News
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Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world

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