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BBC News - World

Mon, 17 May 2021 16:53:39 GMT
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Thailand: Record number of Covid cases as prison clusters grow

Mon, 17 May 2021 08:08:02 GMT
The country last week admitted there were growing virus clusters in two jails outside Bangkok.
 Thailand: Record number of Covid cases as prison clusters grow


Cyclone Tauktae makes landfall in Covid-battered India

Mon, 17 May 2021 15:57:34 GMT
It is feared Cyclone Tauktae will be the strongest storm to hit the western state of Gujarat since 1998.
 Cyclone Tauktae makes landfall in Covid-battered India


Bill Gates left Microsoft amid affair investigation

Mon, 17 May 2021 15:49:53 GMT
Microsoft has said that it investigated Mr Gates' attempt in 2000 "to initiate an intimate relationship".
 Bill Gates left Microsoft amid affair investigation


US general reflects on Afghanistan departure

Mon, 17 May 2021 05:06:59 GMT
General Scott Miller tells the BBC support to Afghan forces will continue ahead of the Nato pull-out.
 US general reflects on Afghanistan departure


Myanmar election: No evidence fraud in 2020 vote, observers say

Mon, 17 May 2021 14:14:46 GMT
Conclusion contradicts claim by the military, which argues February coup was justified by voter fraud.
 Myanmar election: No evidence fraud in 2020 vote, observers say


Belgian ambassador's wife claims diplomatic immunity over Seoul slap

Mon, 17 May 2021 09:28:57 GMT
The wife of Belgium's ambassador to South Korea is seen slapping a shop worker in CCTV footage.
 Belgian ambassador's wife claims diplomatic immunity over Seoul slap


MTV Movie & TV Awards 2021: WandaVision wins big

Mon, 17 May 2021 09:41:12 GMT
The Disney+ Marvel hit collected four awards including best show at the in-person Hollywood event.
 MTV Movie & TV Awards 2021: WandaVision wins big


Chile constitution: Sweeping changes possible as independents win

Mon, 17 May 2021 12:00:49 GMT
The right-wing government fails to win a third of the seats and will struggle to stop major changes.
 Chile constitution: Sweeping changes possible as independents win


Long working hours killing 745,000 people a year, study finds

Mon, 17 May 2021 14:20:14 GMT
The World Health Organization says the trend may worsen due to the coronavirus pandemic.
 Long working hours killing 745,000 people a year, study finds


Australia crocodile: Skull identified as part of new extinct species

Mon, 17 May 2021 09:29:20 GMT
An eight-million-year-old skull found in 2009 is now believed part of an undiscovered reptile.
 Australia crocodile: Skull identified as part of new extinct species


Women's Champions League final: Chelsea 0-4 Barcelona

Sun, 16 May 2021 21:38:41 GMT
Chelsea concede four goals in the first 36 minutes as Barcelona blow them away to win the Women's Champions League final.
 Women's Champions League final: Chelsea 0-4 Barcelona


AT&T and Discovery to create new streaming giant

Mon, 17 May 2021 13:19:37 GMT
The deal will see Harry Potter-maker Warner Bros. and Discovery take on Netflix, Disney+ and Amazon.
 AT&T and Discovery to create new streaming giant


Israel-Gaza: Why is the region blurry on Google Maps?

Mon, 17 May 2021 12:04:58 GMT
High-resolution images of Israel and Gaza are available, so why not via public mapping tools?
 Israel-Gaza: Why is the region blurry on Google Maps?


Lebanon in free-fall: 'For me, the country now is a large jail'

Sun, 16 May 2021 23:04:38 GMT
With the local currency losing 85% of its value, Lebanon's economy is disintegrating.
 Lebanon in free-fall: 'For me, the country now is a large jail'


Nigeria's Boko Haram militants: Six reasons they have not been defeated

Sun, 16 May 2021 23:07:18 GMT
After more than a decade of fighting, the Islamist militant group is still causing havoc in the north-east.
 Nigeria's Boko Haram militants: Six reasons they have not been defeated


'We gave Venezuelan migrants a licence to dream'

Sun, 16 May 2021 23:09:02 GMT
Colombia granted Venezuelan migrants legal status, now it wants other countries to follow suit.
 'We gave Venezuelan migrants a licence to dream'


Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral says contest is history for him

Sun, 16 May 2021 23:01:50 GMT
Eurovision's highest-scoring winner Salvador Sobral says he now has to go his own way and set new goals.
 Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral says contest is history for him


Torlonia marbles: 'The priceless statues I saw covered in dust and dirt'

Sat, 15 May 2021 23:09:51 GMT
For years a priceless sculpture collection lay hidden behind a door on the staircase leading to David Willey's flat.
 Torlonia marbles: 'The priceless statues I saw covered in dust and dirt'


Covid economy: What economists got right (and wrong)

Sat, 15 May 2021 23:08:53 GMT
A year ago, the US economy tanked. Will it return to normal once the pandemic is over?
 Covid economy: What economists got right (and wrong)


Israeli air strikes bombard Gaza Strip

Mon, 17 May 2021 12:17:16 GMT
Israeli aircraft carried out dozens more air strikes on Gaza as fighting enters its second week.
 Israeli air strikes bombard Gaza Strip


Train derails and explodes into flames

Mon, 17 May 2021 11:07:28 GMT
The freight train was carrying highly flammable fertiliser and nearby residents have been evacuated.
 Train derails and explodes into flames


The cost of calling out a 'rape joke'

Sun, 16 May 2021 23:04:33 GMT
One Malaysian teenager has braved a backlash for her principled stand.
 The cost of calling out a 'rape joke'


Israel Gaza conflict: Homes and buildings destroyed in Sderot and Gaza City

Sun, 16 May 2021 20:52:00 GMT
Rocket attacks on Israel and air strikes on Gaza have continued, turning homes on both sides to rubble.
 Israel Gaza conflict: Homes and buildings destroyed in Sderot and Gaza City


Ben Kielesinski: The man who took the world on an adventure

Sat, 15 May 2021 23:01:03 GMT
Throughout Covid Ben Kielesinski has taken his TikTok followers on trips around Vancouver.
 Ben Kielesinski: The man who took the world on an adventure


John Kerry: 50% carbon emission cuts to come from technology 'we don't yet have'

Sun, 16 May 2021 12:13:21 GMT
The US climate envoy says half of reductions to reach net zero will come from technology "we don't yet have".
 John Kerry: 50% carbon emission cuts to come from technology 'we don't yet have'






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Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på huffingtonpost.com, og har et eget blogsted på www.atlargely.com. Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.


Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.


Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery
Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.


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