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🇲🇻 A test of democracy in the Maldives | Inside Story

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🇲🇻 A test of democracy in the Maldives | Inside Story

They are scattered across the Indian Ocean ….more than 1000 coral islands They are the Maldives – loved by tourists from all over the world for their beaches, …

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🇵🇭 Philippines landslide: Anger over quarry operations in area | Al Jazeera English

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🇵🇭 Philippines landslide: Anger over quarry operations in area | Al Jazeera English

A temporary ban on quarrying has been imposed in the Philippines following two major landslide disasters in the past week. The latest killed at least 45 villagers …

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🇹🇿 Tanzania ferry disaster: Survivor found as death toll passes 200 l Al Jazeera English

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🇹🇿 Tanzania ferry disaster: Survivor found as death toll passes 200 l Al Jazeera English

A survivor was found in an air pocket inside the capsized Tanzanian ferry on the third day of a grim recovery operation. Four navy divers heard sounds that …

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🇺🇸 US exhibition brings to light historic bombing of black church l Al Jazeera English

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🇺🇸 US exhibition brings to light historic bombing of black church l Al Jazeera English

An exhibition in the US is trying to bring new perspective to an event that proved to be a turning point in the struggle for civil rights. Fifty-five years ago a black …

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Travel ban: Syrian American couple in Turkey hope to return to US

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Travel ban: Syrian American couple in Turkey hope to return to US

A married couple – an American woman and Syrian man – living in Turkey are unable to settle in the US due to the travel ban. But despite their unstable situation, …

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🇲🇽 Mexico City to open replica of Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel l Al Jazeera English

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🇲🇽 Mexico City to open replica of Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel l Al Jazeera English

It has taken 18 years for Mexico City’s replica of the Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel to be completed; it will open to the public this week. A retired graphic designer …

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🇿🇦 Efforts to save endangered rhinos in South Africa show hope l Al Jazeera English

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🇿🇦 Efforts to save endangered rhinos in South Africa show hope l Al Jazeera English

It is World Rhino Day, a day that highlights how all five species of the heavyweight of the wild are critically endangered. Attention is focused on how many are …

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🇮🇶 Anger over Iraq failure to preserve historical sites l Al Jazeera English

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🇮🇶 Anger over Iraq failure to preserve historical sites l Al Jazeera English

The Iraqi city of Samara has some of the country’s most significant archaeological discoveries. UNESCO says it should be protected as a World Heritage Site, but …

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🇲🇻 Maldives extends voting in high-stakes presidential election | Al Jazeera English

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🇲🇻 Maldives extends voting in high-stakes presidential election | Al Jazeera English

Voting has been extended into the evening in the Maldives presidential election. Despite worries that the country is sliding toward authoritarianism and alleged …

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🇱🇰 Sri Lanka ex-president blames government for inflation crisis | Al Jazeera English

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🇱🇰 Sri Lanka ex-president blames government for inflation crisis | Al Jazeera English

Sri Lanka’s former president Mahinda Rajapaksa has accused the current government of mismanaging the country’s finances. The rupee has plummeted against …

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