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North Korea fires two ballistic missiles into sea, South Korea military says

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North Korea fired two ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Wednesday, South Korea’s military has said, two days after the North claimed to have tested a new missile in its first weapons test in six mo...

North Korea says it has test fired long-range cruise missile

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North Korea carried out successful tests of a new long-range cruise missile over the weekend, its state media outlet KCNA said, amid a protracted standoff with the United States over denuclearisation. The missiles are...

The North Water review – a riveting voyage of blood, sweat and beards

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It is September, and time for the televisual equivalent of 40 denier tights, sweaters and defiantly unsalady food at last. BBC Two has provided it, in the form of five-part series The North Water, directed by Andrew H...

North Korea: soldiers in hazmat suits march in military parade marking nation’s 73rd anniversary

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North Korea paraded goose-stepping soldiers and military hardware in its capital overnight in a celebration of the nation’s 73rd anniversary that was overseen by leader Kim Jong-un, state media reported on Thursday. T...

North Korea barred from competing at 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

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North Korea has been formally suspended from the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics by the IOC as punishment for refusing to send a team to the Tokyo Games, citing the Covid-19 pandemic. International Olympic Committee pres...

North Atlantic right whales critically endangered by climate crisis, new study finds

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Climate change-induced warming in the Gulf of Maine has resulted in the population of the North Atlantic right whale to plummet, leaving the species critically endangered and conservationists desperate for safeguards,...

Coronavirus live nuus: North Korea rejects Covax offer; Australia secures vaccine swap with UK

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North Korea’s Kim Jong-un has ordered officials to fight Covid in ‘our style’ while Australia’s Scott Morrison says he has secured an extra 4m vaccine doses from Britain

North Carolina school shooting leaves one dead with suspect at large

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A shooting at a North Carolina high school on Wednesday has left one student dead and authorities were looking for the suspect, officials said. The police chief of Winston-Salem, Catrina Thompson, told a news conferen...

North Carolina is a destination for child marriage. A new bill could change that

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Known for its coastlines, mountains and the state that was “first in flight”, North Carolina has also developed a more dubious reputation as a regional destination for adults who want to marry children. State lawmaker...

North Korea military threats ‘intended to deflect from economic crisis’

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North Korea’s threat to boost its military capacity to counter hostility from Washington before joint US-South Korea military drills is intended to divert attention from its economic crisis but could lead to a resumpt...

Turkey battles fresh disaster as floods hit country’s north

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Heavy rains have triggered severe floods and mudslides in northern Turkey, killing at least one person and leaving others missing or injured, officials said. Helicopters scrambled to rescue people stranded on rooftops...

Smoke from Siberia wildfires reaches north pole in historic first

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Smoke from raging forest fires in Siberia has reached the north pole for the first time in recorded history, as a Russian monitoring institute warned the blazes were worsening. Devastating wildfires have ripped across...

North Yorkshire town in row over battle to save skatepark

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On one side is the most famous skateboarder in the world, hundreds of young residents and a fundraising campaign that has secured tens of thousands of pounds to restore a skatepark. On the other side are the councillo...

North Korea floods damage more than 1,000 huise, state media reports

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Meer as 1,100 homes in North Korea were damaged, thousands of people evacuated and farms and roads washed away after days of heavy rains brought flooding, state media reported. The reports come as concern grows abou...

NSW Covid -opdatering: Sydney suffers worst day of pandemic with 262 cases and five deaths as Delta spreads north

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A beach party in Newcastle attended by young people from western Sydney has triggered a snap lockdown in eight regional local government areas as New South Wales authorities worry that the Delta variant of Covid is no...

North Korea wants sanctions eased on metal, fuel and ‘liquor and suits’ to restart US talks

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North Korea wants a raft of international sanctions eased – including on imports of luxury items such as high-class liquors and suits – before it will restart denuclearisation talks with the United States, South Korea...

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