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ICYMI: A ‘singing’ lake and a lava fountain

ICYMI: A ‘singing’ lake and a lava fountain

From some chilled out phenomena to feeling the heat in our weekly video round up:...

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Indonesia Sriwijaya Air crash: Distraught relatives await news

Indonesia Sriwijaya Air crash: Distraught relatives await...

Information is emerging about those on board the Sriwijaya Air flight that crashed...

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Indonesia landslide: Rescuers buried as they help victims

Indonesia landslide: Rescuers buried as they help victims

Two landslides hit the same village in Indonesia within hours, leaving emergency...

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Indonesia Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 'black boxes' located

Indonesia Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 'black boxes' located

Signals are detected which officials think show the location of the Boeing 737's...

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Six rangers killed in DR Congo's Virunga National Park

Six rangers killed in DR Congo's Virunga National Park

Mai-Mai militia group is being blamed for the ambush at a famous park where endangered...

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Qatar crisis: Gulf states vow 'solidarity' as Saudis end embargo

Qatar crisis: Gulf states vow 'solidarity' as Saudis end...

Qatar's emir is welcomed to a summit in Saudi Arabia, a day after the kingdom reopened...

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Georgia Senate election: Control of Congress up for grabs

Georgia Senate election: Control of Congress up for grabs

Two runoff votes in the state will decide whether President-elect Joe Biden controls...

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'Bean dad' apologises after tin can posts cause outcry

'Bean dad' apologises after tin can posts cause outcry

US podcast host John Roderick is "deeply sorry" over his tweets involving his daughter,...

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Proud Boys leader held for burning Black Lives Matter flag

Proud Boys leader held for burning Black Lives Matter flag

Enrique Tarrio was detained as he entered the city ahead of a pro-Trump protest...

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Covid: LA ambulances told not to transport some patients to hospital

Covid: LA ambulances told not to transport some patients...

LA County is experiencing one of the worst US Covid outbreaks, with hospital supplies...

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US election: Trump tells Georgia election official to 'find' votes to overturn Biden win

US election: Trump tells Georgia election official to 'find'...

The US president pressures Brad Raffensperger in an audio recording released by...

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Nancy Pelosi: How she rose to the top - and stayed there

Nancy Pelosi: How she rose to the top - and stayed there

The Speaker of the House enters her ninth decade playing a key role in advancing...

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Covid-19: Are pandemics the new normal?

Covid-19: Are pandemics the new normal?

After Covid-19 should we expect more pandemics in the future?

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India coronavirus: The mums who became pandemic chefs

India coronavirus: The mums who became pandemic chefs

India's grinding coronavirus lockdown saw many home cooks turn into chefs.

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Covid exercise: 'I'll never go back to the gym again'

Covid exercise: 'I'll never go back to the gym again'

An explosion in fitness tech means not everyone will be rushing back to gyms when...

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Amazon's Jeff Bezos: The richest person in the world

Amazon's Jeff Bezos: The richest person in the world

As 2020 ended, Jeff Bezos's wealth was estimated to be more than $185bn (£135bn),...

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The K-pop inspired band that challenged gender norms in Kazakhstan

The K-pop inspired band that challenged gender norms in...

With their long hair, earrings and guyliner, Ninety One challenged gender norms...

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Illegal French New Year rave shut down

Illegal French New Year rave shut down

Police say they clashed with attendees while attempting to break up the event in...

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Plane crash deaths rise in 2020 despite Covid pandemic

Plane crash deaths rise in 2020 despite Covid pandemic

Some 299 people died in commercial plane crashes last year, rising from 257 casualties...

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Coronavirus: Israel leads vaccine race with 12% given jab

Coronavirus: Israel leads vaccine race with 12% given jab

With more than 1m people inoculated, Israel has by far the highest vaccination rate...

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Bitcoin value surges past $30,000 (£22,000) for first time

Bitcoin value surges past $30,000 (£22,000) for first time

The cryptocurrency has continued to soar in value just weeks after hitting $20,000...

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Said Bouteflika: Brother of deposed Algeria leader cleared of charges

Said Bouteflika: Brother of deposed Algeria leader cleared...

Said Bouteflika was accused of conspiracy against the state after his brother, the...

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Norway landslide: Second body found as rescuers search Gjerdrum site

Norway landslide: Second body found as rescuers search...

Eight people are still missing following the landslide that destroyed homes in the...

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Paris St-Germain: Mauricio Pochettino replaces Thomas Tuchel as head coach

Paris St-Germain: Mauricio Pochettino replaces Thomas Tuchel...

Former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is named Paris St-Germain boss following...

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In pictures: New Year, but not quite as we know it

In pictures: New Year, but not quite as we know it

Firework displays and some religious rituals go ahead, although Covid mutes celebrations.