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Renewable energy: The 'kite' that pulls energy out of the sky

August 14, 2022 - 08:06
A company in Norway has developed an innovative "kite" that turns wind into electricity.
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Ukraine war: Zelensky warns Russian soldiers at Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

August 14, 2022 - 08:00
President Zelensky says soldiers who shoot at the Zaporizhzhia plant will become "a special target".
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Miriam Margolyes: 'I now look up to Australian bogans'

August 14, 2022 - 05:45
In a new TV show, Miriam Margolyes asks whether Australia is truly the land of the fabled 'fair go'.
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Tonnes of dead fish found in river on German-Polish border

August 14, 2022 - 05:20
Authorities say a toxic substance is to blame, but the cause of the mass death is still unknown.
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Evacuated twice in a summer as France's fires burn

August 14, 2022 - 03:58
"We've never known a summer like this," says the mayor of one town threatened by wildfires.
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Salman Rushdie stabbing suspect charged with attempted murder

August 14, 2022 - 03:04
The man suspected of attacking author Salman Rushdie is remanded without bail after a court appearance.
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Climate activists fill golf holes with cement after water ban exemption

August 14, 2022 - 01:58
French environmentalists sabotage golf greens to protest against their exemption from water bans.
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Kenya elections 2022: Raila Odinga and William Ruto in tight presidential race

August 14, 2022 - 01:02
With about a third of the results confirmed, Raila Odinga has a slight edge over William Ruto.
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Salman Rushdie: Author believed fatwa was old and life relatively normal

August 13, 2022 - 23:45
The Satanic Verses author was not worried about security before the stabbing attack in New York state.
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Ukraine says it has taken out vital bridge in occupied Kherson

August 13, 2022 - 22:37
Ukrainian forces attacked the bridge as part of its counter-offensive in the occupied Kherson region.
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Taliban break up rare protest by Afghan women in Kabul

August 13, 2022 - 21:32
The militants fire into the air as women call for "work and freedom" after a year of Taliban rule.
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Britney Spears' ex-husband Jason Alexander convicted over crashing wedding

August 13, 2022 - 20:37
Jason Alexander is convicted of trespassing and battery after disrupting the private ceremony in June.
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Kenya elections 2022: Live result updates

August 13, 2022 - 20:29
The latest results from the presidential and parliamentary races.
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Southern Baptist abuse claims under DoJ investigation

August 13, 2022 - 18:50
A report this year accused the largest US Protestant denomination of covering up abuse.
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Medusa festival: One killed as strong winds cause stage collapse in Spain

August 13, 2022 - 18:41
At least 40 others were injured in bad weather at a popular electronic music festival near Valencia.
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Medusa festival: High speeds winds cut Spanish festival short

August 13, 2022 - 18:15
A local news outlet reports wind speeds of up to 65km/h tore off part of the festival's main stage.
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Horrifying, ghastly: Authors condemn attack on Salman Rushdie

August 13, 2022 - 18:07
The literary world has reacted to the attack on Salman Rushdie with shock and condemnation.
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Climate change: Drought highlights dangers for electricity supplies

August 13, 2022 - 13:16
Dry conditions in the UK and Europe are stress on facilities including nuclear, say experts.
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Son with schizophrenia 'unlawfully deported' - Mum

August 13, 2022 - 12:00
Eric Hall has 28 convictions but his family says he was not well enough to be put on a Home Office plane to Jamaica.
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What to know about FBI search of Trump's home

August 13, 2022 - 11:36
Agents took classified documents from the former president's home as part of an unprecedented investigation.
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