Three female journalists killed by gunmen in Afghanistan in latest wave of violence

Three female journalists killed by gunmen in Afghanistan in latest wave of violence
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Summary: Three female media workers were shot dead in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, government officials said, amid a wave of killings that is spreading fear among professional workers in urban centers.
Sentiment: negative
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
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7th Pay Commission latest news today: DA hike, DR benefit, arrears, ease in LTC — updates that central government employees just cannot miss

7th Pay Commission latest news today: DA hike, DR benefit, arrears, ease in LTC — updates that central government employees just cannot miss
Added an hour ago
Summary: 7th Pay Commission latest news today: As around 52 lakh central government employees are waiting for the announcement of their Dearness Allowance (DA) hike, the government at the Centre has decided to allow all 7th Pay Commission (7th CPC) beneficiary employees in the central and the state government to claim their new insurance policy premium in the LTC Scheme.
Sentiment: positive
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Australia Economy Surges Into 2021 With Cashed Up Households

Australia Economy Surges Into 2021 With Cashed Up Households
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Summary: Australia’s economy powered into 2021 on solid footings as households remain cashed up to consume and a pipeline of residential construction is established for the period ahead.
Sentiment: positive
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U.S. Sanctions Russian Officials Over Attack on Navalny

U.S. Sanctions Russian Officials Over Attack on Navalny
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Summary: The measures mark the Biden administration's first sanctions against associates of President Vladimir Putin
Sentiment: negative
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Japan steps up COVID testing, but some say more effort needed

Japan steps up COVID testing, but some say more effort needed
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Summary: During pandemic’s course, Japan performed about 60 tests per 1,000 people, compared with 130 in S Korea and 1,000 in US.
Sentiment: positive
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How a Chinese website for pirated TV shows became a cultural touchstone for millennials

How a Chinese website for pirated TV shows became a cultural touchstone for millennials
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Summary: When Bill Liang realized that popular video download and streaming service Renren Yingshi might be gone for good his heart sank.
Sentiment: positive
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China on guard for ‘inevitable’ rise in bad loans following Covid-19 shock

China on guard for ‘inevitable’ rise in bad loans following Covid-19 shock
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Summary: Guo Shuqing, chairman of the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission, says it is ‘inevitable’ the number of bad loans will rise this year due to the pandemic.
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Arizona ‘Diversity’ Toolkit for Teachers Reportedly Claiming Infants 'Absorb Whiteness Bias’ Decried

Arizona ‘Diversity’ Toolkit for Teachers Reportedly Claiming Infants 'Absorb Whiteness Bias’ Decried
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Summary: In 2020 the ‘sensitivity training’ seminars provided to US government agencies were slammed as ‘diversity hustlers’ by American journalist Christopher Rufo, with the...
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Chinese labour schemes aimed to cut Uighur population density – report

Chinese labour schemes aimed to cut Uighur population density – report
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Summary: Accidental publication adds to growing body of evidence of Beijing’s efforts to persecute minority
Sentiment: negative
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An Iranian Think Tank Recommends the Use of Cryptocurrencies to Circumvent Sanctions – Mining Bitcoin News

An Iranian Think Tank Recommends the Use of Cryptocurrencies to Circumvent Sanctions – Mining Bitcoin News
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Summary: An Iranian think tank has unveiled a study report that encourages the use of cryptocurrencies to circumvent sanctions.
Sentiment: positive
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US infrastructure gets C- from engineers as roads stagnate

US infrastructure gets C- from engineers as roads stagnate
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Summary: AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — America's infrastructure has scored near-failing grades for its deteriorating roads, public transit and storm water systems due to years of inaction from the federal...
Sentiment: positive
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Australia confirms extinction of 13 more species, including first reptile since colonisation

Australia confirms extinction of 13 more species, including first reptile since colonisation
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Summary: Christmas Island forest skink and 12 mammals on list, which also includes the desert bettong, broad-cheeked hopping mouse and Nullarbor barred bandicoot
Sentiment: negative
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Is The U.S. Going The Way Of Afghanistan?

Is The U.S. Going The Way Of Afghanistan?
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Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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After the “Great Deplatforming”: Reconsidering the Shape of the First Amendment

After the “Great Deplatforming”: Reconsidering the Shape of the First Amendment
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Summary: We do not want to have to choose between John Roberts and Mark Zuckerberg as the guardians of democracy, though that is what current doctrine seems to require. Luckily, the contemporary framework is…
Sentiment: positive
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Gallery: The best photos from around the world

Gallery: The best photos from around the world
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Summary: The best photos from the international wire agencies as chosen by our picture editors
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PM and Kamala Harris talk China

PM and Kamala Harris talk China
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Summary:

Scott Morrison has discussed Australia and the US’ “shared interests in relation to China” during a phone call with US Vice President Kamala Harris.

Sentiment: positive
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Modi's ministers choose 'Made in India' vaccine over AstraZeneca

Modi's ministers choose 'Made in India' vaccine over AstraZeneca
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Summary: Government ministers and officials were following Prime Minister Narendra Modi lead by opting on Tuesday for an Indian-made COVID-19 vaccine ...
Sentiment: positive
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What we know about the Alex Salmond Holyrood inquiry

What we know about the Alex Salmond Holyrood inquiry
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Summary: Nicola Sturgeon is due to appear before the committee on Wednesday following Alex Salmond's appearance last week.
Sentiment: negative
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Alexei Navalny: US sanctions Russian officials over nerve-agent attack

Alexei Navalny: US sanctions Russian officials over nerve-agent attack
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Washington targeted seven mid-level and senior Russian officials along with more than a dozen government entities.
Sentiment: negative
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What time is Rishi Sunak’s Budget announcement today?

What time is Rishi Sunak’s Budget announcement today?
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Summary: Chancellor under pressure to set out more Covid financial support
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The Insane Rush Of EV Sales In Europe Could Be Short Lived

The Insane Rush Of EV Sales In Europe Could Be Short Lived
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $SWCH

Duterte fires ambassador to Brazil seen attacking housekeeper

Duterte fires ambassador to Brazil seen attacking housekeeper
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Summary: Duterte has been reading the names of government employees and officers implicated in corruption in his TV appearances. .
Sentiment: negative
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Iran: Militants attack Revolutionary Guard unit in southeast

Iran: Militants attack Revolutionary Guard unit in southeast
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Summary: Iranian state TV says an armed separatist group in Iran’s restive southeastern province assaulted a vehicle carrying members of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guard paramilitary force
Sentiment: negative
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Macron says France’s Covid curfew in place for another ‘4 to 6 weeks’ as contagious UK variant accounts for more half of all cases

Macron says France’s Covid curfew in place for another ‘4 to 6 weeks’ as contagious UK variant accounts for more half of all cases
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: French President Emmanuel Macron has called on the nation to “hold out” for at least another month before the country can think about easing Covid-induced restrictions and the current 6pm curfew.
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Sri Lanka Reverses Course, Offers Strategic Deep-Sea Port To India, Japan

Sri Lanka Reverses Course, Offers Strategic Deep-Sea Port To India, Japan
Added 6 hours ago
Summary: Sri Lanka will offer a strategically located deep-sea port to India and Japan, an official said Tuesday, as the island seeks to balance traditional ties against China's rising regional influence.
Sentiment: positive
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Amid political unrest, Armenia's PM says he's ready for snap elections

Amid political unrest, Armenia's PM says he's ready for snap elections
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: "Only the people can decide who will stay in power," said PM Nikol Pashinyan as rival protests took place in the Armenian capital.
Sentiment: negative
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Brutal side of idyllic paradise revealed

Brutal side of idyllic paradise revealed
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Jihadists, government forces and a “private militia” backing the authorities have indiscriminately killed hundreds of civilians in troubled northeastern Mozambique, Amnesty International said in a report on Tuesday.

Sentiment: negative
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White South African Mercenaries Are Indiscriminately Killing People in Mozambique

White South African Mercenaries Are Indiscriminately Killing People in Mozambique
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: An Amnesty International report released today alleges civilian killings by these mercenaries as part of the growing war in Mozambique.
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All sides commit abuses in Mozambique conflict, says report

All sides commit abuses in Mozambique conflict, says report
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: JOHANNESBURG (AP) — War crimes have been committed by all sides fighting in Mozambique's northern Cabo Delgado province, including jihadi rebels, government forces and a South African mercenary outfit that provides helicopter support to government troops, according to international rights...
Sentiment: negative
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Nio pulled off an incredible turnaround in 2020

Nio pulled off an incredible turnaround in 2020
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Summary: The Chinese EV startup began 2020 on the brink, but a billion-dollar bailout from the Chinese government helped Nio get back on its feet just in time to ride a new wave of optimism in electric vehicles.
Sentiment: positive
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Homework ban for Chinese pupils sparks backlash online

Homework ban for Chinese pupils sparks backlash online
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: A provincial-level education authority banning schools from giving written homework to pupils has come under fire, with some saying the children will be disadvantaged academically.
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'Crying and moving': Nigerian schoolgirls recount forced march kidnap ordeal

'Crying and moving': Nigerian schoolgirls recount forced march kidnap ordeal
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Gunmen who kidnapped nearly 300 schoolgirls from a boarding school in northwest Nigeria last week beat them and threatened to shoot them during a forced march into captivity, victims said on Tuesday after they were set free.
Sentiment: negative
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Row over who represents coup-hit Myanmar at UN

Row over who represents coup-hit Myanmar at UN
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Summary: Myanmar's military junta and the envoy sent by its toppled civilian government have launched contradictory claims over who represents the country ...
Sentiment: positive
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Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians

Alexei Navalny: US imposes sanctions on Russians
Added 7 hours ago
Summary: The Biden administration targets Russian officials and entities, in a move co-ordinated with the EU.
Sentiment: positive
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‘Modi stadium’ raises questions about India’s renaming spree

‘Modi stadium’ raises questions about India’s renaming spree
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Fears that prime minister is trying to eclipse the role of non-Hindus as stadium is rebranded in his honour.
Sentiment: positive
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Budget 2021: Five things to look out for from Rishi Sunak

Budget 2021: Five things to look out for from Rishi Sunak
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Summary: Tax rises and an extension of Covid support are both tipped to be announced in this week’s Budget.
Sentiment: negative
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India's plan to divest state-owned companies is 'back on track', says top official

India's plan to divest state-owned companies is 'back on track', says top official
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: The country has a disinvestment target of 1.75 trillion rupees (about $24 billion) for the next fiscal year which starts on April 1.
Sentiment: positive
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Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed

Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed
Added 8 hours ago
Summary: Hundreds of Nigerian girls abducted last week from a boarding school in the country's northwest have been released, a state governor said Tuesday, ending the latest in a spate of such kidnappings in the West African nation.
Sentiment: negative
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Denmark becomes first European country to tell Syrian refugees to return home and that it’s safe

Denmark becomes first European country to tell Syrian refugees to return home and that it’s safe
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Summary: DENMARK has become the first European nation to tell Syrian refugees to return home after deciding that regions of the war-torn country are now safe.  The Scandinavian nation has stripped 94 r…
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Tories urge Nicola Sturgeon to resign after Salmond case legal advice published

Tories urge Nicola Sturgeon to resign after Salmond case legal advice published
Added 9 hours ago
Summary: The Scottish Conservatives are calling on Nicola Sturgeon to resign after the Scottish Government published legal advice related to the botched investigation into allegations of sexual harassment by Alex Salmond.
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

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Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
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Thousands protest over Argentina 'VIP vaccinations' scandal

Thousands protest over Argentina 'VIP vaccinations' scandal
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Summary: Thousands of people demonstrated in cities across Argentina on Saturday to protest the "VIP vaccinations" scandal that forced the health minister to resign.Gines Gonzalez Garcia quit a week ago at the president's request after it emerged that his friends had been able to skip the line for coronaviru...
Sentiment: negative
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A wolf in watchdog’s clothing: On government’s move to regulate digital media

A wolf in watchdog’s clothing: On government’s move to regulate digital media
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Instead of soft-touch monitoring, the government has opted for predatory new rules
Sentiment: negative
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China’s deputy ambassador warns ‘it’s now a sin to be a friend of China’

China’s deputy ambassador warns ‘it’s now a sin to be a friend of China’
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Wang Xining said Australia’s children will be ashamed of those who sabotaged the friendship with China and urged business leaders to reset the relationship.
Sentiment: negative
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Kidnappers release hundreds of schoolgirls in latest Nigeria abduction | CBC News

Kidnappers release hundreds of schoolgirls in latest Nigeria abduction | CBC News
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted last week from a boarding school in the northwestern Zamfara state have been released, the state's governor said Tuesday.
Sentiment: negative
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A major Chinese bitcoin mining hub is shutting down its cryptocurrency operations

A major Chinese bitcoin mining hub is shutting down its cryptocurrency operations
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Bitcoin mining consumes more energy per year than entire countries and China is looking to clean up its consumption.
Sentiment: positive
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Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed

Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: The girls were abducted from their boarding school by gunmen last Friday.
Sentiment: negative
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EU launches mediation of Georgia crisis

EU launches mediation of Georgia crisis
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Summary: The European Union on Monday initiated talks between Georgia's government and opposition to defuse a spiralling post-electoral political crisis ...
Sentiment: negative
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Protests by Indian Farmers Spread Panic in Image-Conscious Modi Government

Protests by Indian Farmers Spread Panic in Image-Conscious Modi Government
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: NEW DELHI, India, Mar 01 (IPS) - Sanjay Kapoor is editor of Delhi's Hardnews magazine and General Secretary of the Editors Guild of India.Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not really like attending parliament – except on special occasions. Budget session was one such occasion. Unsurprisingly, he tried to reach out to farmers still protesting at the border of the capital Delhi, against his government’s new farm laws.
Sentiment: negative
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Weekend lockdown in Paris would be 'inhumane', says mayor

Weekend lockdown in Paris would be 'inhumane', says mayor
Added 10 hours ago
Summary: Anne Hidalgo condemns plans to shut city and suburbs to stem spread of coronavirus
Sentiment: negative
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India's Farmer Protests: Why Are They So Angry?

India's Farmer Protests: Why Are They So Angry?
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Demonstrations have been going on for months. Pop stars and climate activists have pledged support for the farmers. What sparked the movement is less glamorous: New rules for wholesale markets.
Sentiment: positive
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‘We cannot continue to live like this': Migrants desperate to work occupy Brussels church

‘We cannot continue to live like this': Migrants desperate to work occupy Brussels church
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Up to 200 undocumented migrants, including teenagers, have occupied St. John the Baptist in Brussels since the end of January. They're calling on the government to grant them legal status.
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Repeated lockdowns are a version of hell – Aucklanders deserve our thanks | Morgan Godfery

Repeated lockdowns are a version of hell – Aucklanders deserve our thanks | Morgan Godfery
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Our national reluctance to make a fuss as well as the structure of our government have helped us fight Covid
Sentiment: positive
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Nigerian official says 279 schoolgirls released 4 days after mass-abduction

Nigerian official says 279 schoolgirls released 4 days after mass-abduction
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The girls were the latest victims in a series of student kidnappings that Nigeria's president warns will continue if regional authorities keep paying ransoms.
Sentiment: negative
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Beijing could tighten its grip on Hong Kong further, showing lack of concern for international outcry

Beijing could tighten its grip on Hong Kong further, showing lack of concern for international outcry
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Media outlets reported that Beijing could be considering changes to Hong Kong's electoral system to limit pro-democracy politicians from running in elections.
Sentiment: negative
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The DMZ’s Black Innovation Programs set to receive $1.2 million from Ontario government

The DMZ’s Black Innovation Programs set to receive $1.2 million from Ontario government
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: These programs, which are now in their second year, are aimed at supporting Black entrepreneurs and Black-owned tech startups.
Sentiment: positive
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As China Rises, the US Builds Toward a Bigger Role in AI

As China Rises, the US Builds Toward a Bigger Role in AI
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: After decades of staying out of industrial policy, a Pentagon-appointed commission recommends more spending on research and support for US chip makers.
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Russia threatens to retaliate against U.S. sanctions as White House responds to Navalny poisoning

Russia threatens to retaliate against U.S. sanctions as White House responds to Navalny poisoning
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Moscow will absolutely respond to U.S. sanctions imposed by the Biden administration over the poisoning of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov pledged Tuesday.
Sentiment: negative
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U.S. sets sanctions over Russia opposition leader Alexei Navalny's poisoning

U.S. sets sanctions over Russia opposition leader Alexei Navalny's poisoning
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: The Biden administration sanctioned seven mid-level and senior Russian officials on Tuesday, along with more than a dozen businesses and other entities, over a nearly fatal nerve-agent attack on opposition leader Alexei Navalny and his subsequent jailing.
Sentiment: negative
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Nigeria: Released schoolgirls say kidnappers threatened to shoot them during three-day mass abduction

Nigeria: Released schoolgirls say kidnappers threatened to shoot them during three-day mass abduction
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Their abductors "were hitting us with guns and beating us with a cane and telling us to move on," one girl says of their ordeal.
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Marise Payne’s inaction gives comfort to murderous regime

Marise Payne’s inaction gives comfort to murderous regime
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Australia’s has been one of the meekest responses to the military coup in Myanmar.
Sentiment: positive
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Italy closes schools in worst-hit COVID-19 areas

Italy closes schools in worst-hit COVID-19 areas
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Italy's government on Tuesday ordered the closure of all schools in areas hardest hit by COVID-19 and extended curbs already in place on ...
Sentiment: negative
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Gender Inclusive Peace Process and Protection Concerns amidst the Myanmar Coup

Gender Inclusive Peace Process and Protection Concerns amidst the Myanmar Coup
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The military's capacity to lead an inclusive peace process, to ensure women's representation, and to protect women and girls from violence, is diminishing.
Sentiment: positive
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All abducted Nigerian schoolgirls freed, says state governor

All abducted Nigerian schoolgirls freed, says state governor
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Gunmen have freed all 279 girls kidnapped from a boarding school in northwest Nigeria, officials said on Tuesday, as victims told Reuters how ...
Sentiment: negative
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Covid: France approves AstraZeneca vaccine for over-65s

Covid: France approves AstraZeneca vaccine for over-65s
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Older French patients can now get the jab, which had been initially limited to those aged under 65.
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All 279 kidnapped Nigerian students released: Governor - Times of India

All 279 kidnapped Nigerian students released: Governor - Times of India
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Rest of World News: Authorities initially said 317 girls were abducted in the raid by hundreds of gunmen on the Government Girls Secondary School in remote Jangebe villag
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Nicaragua to crack down on conflict beef | Reveal

Nicaragua to crack down on conflict beef | Reveal
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: After dozens of Indigenous people were murdered in land disputes, Nicaragua has moved to monitor its cattle industry. Beef raised on protected lands likely made its way to U.S. consumers.
Sentiment: negative
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Dozens of refugees released after years detained by Australia

Dozens of refugees released after years detained by Australia
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: BRISBANE: Australia has freed dozens of refugees after holding them in detention for years under a policy designed to deter people from seeking ...
Sentiment: negative
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Iran: Militants attack Revolutionary Guard unit in southeast

Iran: Militants attack Revolutionary Guard unit in southeast
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Iranian state TV says an armed separatist group in Iran’s restive southeastern province assaulted a vehicle carrying members of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guard paramilitary force
Sentiment: negative
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Call for Sturgeon to resign over Salmond evidence

Call for Sturgeon to resign over Salmond evidence
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The government published legal advice on the Salmond judicial review on Tuesday.
Sentiment: positive
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Indians are telling their 18 million-strong diaspora to keep out of their affairs

Indians are telling their 18 million-strong diaspora to keep out of their affairs
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: When American author Meena Harris wrote a tweet criticizing the Indian state for what she saw as its heavy-handed response to farmers protesting agricultural reforms, nationalist counter-protesters responded by burning her portrait.
Sentiment: negative
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Investors Look to ECB to Step In After European Yields Rise

Investors Look to ECB to Step In After European Yields Rise
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: A sharp rise in European government-bond yields last week is prompting investors to bet on the region’s central bank intervening to keep financing costs low.
Sentiment: positive
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In talks with Myanmar military, ASEAN urges halt to violence

In talks with Myanmar military, ASEAN urges halt to violence
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Southeast Asia nations call on ‘all parties’ to ‘refrain from instigating further violence’ after crisis meeting.
Sentiment: negative
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Hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls freed, Nigerian governor says

Hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls freed, Nigerian governor says
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: Zamfara state governor Bello Matawalle announced that 279 girls have been freed. The government last week said 317 had been kidnapped.
Sentiment: negative
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China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency

China Charges Ahead With a National Digital Currency
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: The electronic Chinese yuan is now being tested in cities such as Shenzhen, Shanghai and Beijing. No other major power is as far along with a homegrown digital currency.
Sentiment: positive
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All sides commit abuses in Mozambique conflict, says report

Added 12 hours ago
Summary: War crimes have been committed by all sides fighting in Mozambique's northern Cabo Delgado province, including jihadi rebels, government forces and a South African mercenary outfit that provides helicopter support to government troops, according to international rights group Amnesty International.
Sentiment: negative
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Coronavirus: What's behind France's AstraZeneca turnaround?

Coronavirus: What's behind France's AstraZeneca turnaround?
Added 12 hours ago
Summary: President Macron expressed scepticism of the jab - but now France has approved it for some over-65s.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $MRNA$PFE

Japan embarks on random and targeted COVID-19 testing, but some experts call for more

Japan embarks on random and targeted COVID-19 testing, but some experts call for more
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: TOKYO - Last week, about 600 people were tested for the coronavirus in the city of Utsunomiya, north of Tokyo - the Japanese government's first stab at systematic random and targeted testing that it hopes will prevent a new wave of infections.
Sentiment: positive
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South African Opposition Party Says COVID-19 Vaccine ‘Roll-Out’ is a Sham

South African Opposition Party Says COVID-19 Vaccine ‘Roll-Out’ is a Sham
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), a breakaway party from the ruling ANC, said they had asked why the government had given no details of placebo or control groups in...
Sentiment: positive
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Nigerian Schoolgirls Released After Armed Kidnapping

Nigerian Schoolgirls Released After Armed Kidnapping
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: The kidnapping of the 279 girls from their school last Friday is the latest in a string of similar incidents.
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First COVAX vaccines arrive in Cambodia from India

First COVAX vaccines arrive in Cambodia from India
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia on Tuesday received its first batch of 324,000 coronavirus vaccine doses from India that are part of the World Health Organization’s COVAX initiative, as the country expands its immunization program with the goal of...
Sentiment: positive
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As global carriers rush to order new aircraft RT’s Boom Bust questions quick recovery of travel demand

As global carriers rush to order new aircraft RT’s Boom Bust questions quick recovery of travel demand
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Airlines are starting to position their businesses for a recovery with new aircraft orders as more Covid-19 vaccines are distributed globally.
Sentiment: positive
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 13 hours ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
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Hundreds of kidnapped Nigeria schoolboys freed, official says

Hundreds of kidnapped Nigeria schoolboys freed, official says
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Boko Haram, the jihadist rebel group, had claimed responsibility and released a video that purportedly showed the abducted boys.
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Sturgeon faces calls to resign over actions in Salmond crisis

Sturgeon faces calls to resign over actions in Salmond crisis
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Summary: First minister was given legal advice about significant potential conflict of interest but case continued
Sentiment: negative
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France reports 22,857 new COVID-19 cases over 24 hours

France reports 22,857 new COVID-19 cases over 24 hours
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Summary: France reported 22,857 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday (Mar 2), sharply up from 4,703 on Monday and up from 19,952 on Sunday, as the ...
Sentiment: negative
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Storey County opposes independent government for smart city

Storey County opposes independent government for smart city
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The rural county voted Tuesday to oppose a key part of Gov. Steve Sisolak’s proposal to allow tech companies to create county-like governments.

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Australian prime minister stands by minister accused of rape

Australian prime minister stands by minister accused of rape
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Summary: Australian prime minister stands by minister accused of rape
Sentiment: negative
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Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies – Regulation Bitcoin News

Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies – Regulation Bitcoin News
Added 13 hours ago
Summary: Crypto bank Unicas, a joint venture between Cashaa and United Multi State Credit Cooperative Society, has expanded its operations by opening another physical branch. The bank believes that the Indian government will introduce positive crypto regulation and not impose an outright ban on cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin.
Sentiment: positive
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At least 18 pro-democracy protesters have been killed in Myanmar

At least 18 pro-democracy protesters have been killed in Myanmar
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Summary: The protesters were shot and killed by the military government, according to the UN. At least 20 people were wounded.
Sentiment: negative
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Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed

Nigerian governor says 279 kidnapped schoolgirls are freed
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Summary: Hundreds of Nigerian girls abducted last week from a boarding school in the country's northwest have been released, a state governor said Tuesday, as the West African nation faces a spate of school kidnappings.
Sentiment: negative
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How rape allegations have rocked Australian politics

How rape allegations have rocked Australian politics
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Summary: A political adviser's accusation has prompted other women to come forward with their own allegations.
Sentiment: negative
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Dr. Anthony Fauci publicly opposes delaying second doses of Covid vaccines to inoculate more people

Dr. Anthony Fauci publicly opposes delaying second doses of Covid vaccines to inoculate more people
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Summary: Dr. Anthony Fauci has disagreed with calls to delay the second dose of Covid-19 jabs to inoculate more Americans, rejecting the strategy adopted by the UK government and others to speed up their vaccine rollout.
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US inspector finds AT LEAST $2.4 billion ‘wasted’ on buildings in Afghanistan in ‘clear pattern’ of misuse and destruction

US inspector finds AT LEAST $2.4 billion ‘wasted’ on buildings in Afghanistan in ‘clear pattern’ of misuse and destruction
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Summary: Billions of US taxpayer dollars have been wasted on building infrastructure in Afghanistan that isn’t actually needed or can’t be used or maintained properly, says a new report from a special inspector, unlikely to change things.
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CNN EXCLUSIVE: Leader of Tigray's forces accuses Ethiopian and Eritrean governments of genocide

CNN EXCLUSIVE: Leader of Tigray's forces accuses Ethiopian and Eritrean governments of genocide
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Summary: The ousted leader of Ethiopia's Tigray region has accused the federal government and its Eritrean allies of genocide and other crimes against humanity, calling on US President Joe Biden to dial up the pressure against "invader forces."
Sentiment: negative
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279 Nigerian schoolgirls released days after raid on boarding school, officials say

279 Nigerian schoolgirls released days after raid on boarding school, officials say
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Summary: “This news bring overwhelming joy,” Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said.
Sentiment: negative
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A fight is brewing over Myanmar's seat at the United Nations

A fight is brewing over Myanmar's seat at the United Nations
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Summary: Kyaw Moe Tun says he represents Myanmar's civilian government led by Aung San Suu Kyi, which was overthrown last month in a military coup. Suu Kyi has now been detained alongside other government leaders including President Win Myint.
Sentiment: positive
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Furlough scheme extended to September in Rishi Sunak's Budget

Furlough scheme extended to September in Rishi Sunak's Budget
Added 14 hours ago
Summary: The furlough scheme will be extended until September tomorrow, ensuring the government will pay millions of people's wages past summer.
Sentiment: positive
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