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Coronavirus: How Turkey took control of Covid-19 emergency

Even without imposing a total lockdown, Turkey seems to have handled the outbreak well. Read full story here: BBC World ...
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George Floyd: National Guard deployed after Minneapolis clashes

State troops are activated after days of protests over the death of a black man in police custody. Read full ...
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Africa’s week in pictures: 22 – 28 May 2020

A selection of the week’s best photos from across the continent. Read full story here: BBC World News ...
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The little lights now packing a deadly punch

LEDs already light our houses but developments are making them even more powerful. Read full story here: BBC World News ...
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Rohingya refugee crisis: ‘The bodies were thrown out of the boat’

Khadiza Begum, a Rohingya refugee, left Myanmar to escape violence but found more horror at sea. Read full story here: ...
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World’s deepest octopus captured on camera

A “Dumbo” octopus is photographed at a depth of 7,000m in the Indian Ocean’s Java Trench. Read full story here: ...
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Online child abuse rising during lockdown warn police

Police forces across the world are warning criminals are using the restrictions to target children. Read full story here: BBC ...
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Moscow more than doubles city’s Covid-19 death toll

Officials now say 1,561 people died from the disease in April – not 639 as initially announced. Read full story ...
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When Covid-19 hit, zookeeper Caitlin Henderson ended up in lockdown with 70 spiders

When Covid-19 hit, zookeeper Caitlin Henderson ended up in lockdown with 70 spiders. Read full story here: BBC World News ...
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Coronavirus: ‘I built a memorial to my grandfather on Animal Crossing’

One young woman used popular game Animal Crossing for her family tradition of Bai San. Read full story here: BBC ...
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What To Know About Hong Kong’s Special Status And What Happens If The U.S. Removes It

Here are some key points about what the latest moves by Beijing and Washington may mean for Hong Kong. (Image ...
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Prime Minister Boris Johnson outlines UK reopening guidelines

Britain will begin lifting coronavirus restrictions starting Monday in a phased approach, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said at ...
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14 Million People In Latin America, Caribbean At Risk Of Hunger, U.N. Report Says

The World Food Programme estimates that the number of people experiencing severe food insecurity in this area, where the coronavirus ...
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Antarctic ice sheets capable of much faster melting than we thought

Antarctic ice sheets retreated at speeds of up to 50 meters (164 feet) a day at the end of the ...
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More than two dozen bankers charged in $2.5B money-laundering scheme

The US Justice Department on Thursday unsealed criminal charges against more than two dozen North Korean bankers, alleging they were ...
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Business

Bunq adds donations to charities and tests redesign

Challenger bank Bunq is adding a new feature that lets you donate to charities directly from the app. In addition to that, Bunq is also ...
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How to upgrade your at-home videoconference setup: Lighting edition

In this instalment of our ongoing series around making the most of your at-home video setup, we’re going to focus on one of the most ...
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Uber latest features lets riders book by the hour and make multiple stops

Uber is bringing a new feature to the U.S. that lets users book rides for $50 an hour and make multiple stops as the ride-hailing ...
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