'Don't panic,' Mexico president says as fuel shortages spiral

'Don't panic,' Mexico president says as fuel shortages spiral

Tanker trucks from Mexican state oil firm PEMEX queue outside a refinery to load up on fuel amid widespread fuel shortages. Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has urged people not to panic as the shortages spread across the country, cau...
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Plunge into surf culture with new exhibition at Bordeaux museum

Plunge into surf culture with new exhibition at Bordeaux museum

A new exhibition dedicated to the practice and culture of surfing has opened at the Musée d'Aquitaine in Bordeaux and runs until 5 January 2020 .
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A slow road to recovery for East Ghouta's farmlands

A slow road to recovery for East Ghouta's farmlands

The former opposition stronghold of Eastern Ghouta was once the breadbasket of Damascus, providing rich harvests of apricots and vegetables to the capital. But a five-year siege by Damascus and an intense bombing campaign that drove out opposition...
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French school opens its doors for foreign parents

French school opens its doors for foreign parents

A group of foreign parents whose children attend a school in Paris' 20th arrondissement are attending evening classes at the same establishment to boost their French language skills and help them get involved in their children's schooling. "Before...
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Chaos, tragedy and stench in Indian 'brain fever' outbreak

Chaos, tragedy and stench in Indian 'brain fever' outbreak

The stench of urine, chlorine, vomit and death fills the main hospital in Muzaffarpur in eastern India, the epicenter of a mystery brain fever outbreak that has killed over 100 children since June 1.
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Indonesia pet orangutans released back into the wild

Indonesia pet orangutans released back into the wild

Two young Sumatran Orangutans spent nearly two years learning to fend for themselves at a rehabilitation centre and 'forest school' before being returned to the wild at Pinus Jantho Forest Reserve in Indonesia. The rescue is a rare spot of bright ...
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Formula 1 French Grand Prix

Formula 1 French Grand Prix

Videographic showing the circuit ahead of this weekend's French Grand prix.
Interest rates

Interest rates

Graphic explaining how interest rates work. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday is set to signal that its next interest rate move will be downward -- and possibly soon.
MH17 plane crash

MH17 plane crash

Videographic on the MH17 air disaster. International investigators are on Wednesday expected to announce charges against four suspects including a Russian officer in the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine five years ago.
Vaccination and the immune system

Vaccination and the immune system

Videographic explaining how vaccinations work. France has the lowest levels of trust in vaccines globally, according to the world's biggest survey on public attitudes toward health and science, which was published on Wednesday. An estimated 169 mi...
'Four more years': Trump fans elated with reelection launch

'Four more years': Trump fans elated with reelection launch

US President Donald Trump's supporters are elated after he launches his 2020 reelection campaign much the same way he rode to power in 2016 -- with a raucous, nationalist rally stirring fear of illegal immigration and vowing to fight for blue coll...
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HK pro-democracy lawmakers call on Carrie Lam to step down

HK pro-democracy lawmakers call on Carrie Lam to step down

Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers call on chief executive Carrie Lam to step down, one day after she apologised for the political unrest that has shaken Hong Kong.
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Tsunamis

Tsunamis

Videographic on tsunamis. A strong 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit the northwest of Japan on Tuesday.
Joshua Wong predicts more protests after HK leader apologises

Joshua Wong predicts more protests after HK leader apologises

Leading Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong predicts more demonstrations to come as the city's leader Carrie Lam apologises for the extradition crisis but refuses to bow to demands for her resignation.
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Platini arrest: Images outside the police station

Platini arrest: Images outside the police station

Ex-UEFA chief Michel Platini is arrested in connection with a probe into the awarding of the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, according a source close to the investigation.
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The importance of ice shelves

The importance of ice shelves

Videographic looking at the importance of ice shelves. The polar ice caps are shrinking as the climate warms, leading to rising sea levels. Scientists say meltwater flowing into the oceans from the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets could boost ex...
Melting ice caps

Melting ice caps

Videographic illustrating melting ice caps. The polar ice caps are shrinking as the climate warms, leading to rising sea levels. Scientists say meltwater flowing into the oceans from the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets could boost extreme weath...
Thailand cave rescue

Thailand cave rescue

Videographic locating Tham Luang cave in northern Thailand. Short videographic illlustrating how the 'Wild Boars' football team was rescued from a flooded cave in June, 2018. The boys and their coach were trapped by rising water levels and the dar...
Thai cave rescue

Thai cave rescue

Short videographic illlustrating how the 'Wild Boars' football team was rescued from a flooded cave in June, 2018. The boys and their coach were trapped by rising water levels and the daring mission to extract them through flooded passageways capt...
US military bases in the Middle East

US military bases in the Middle East

Videographic showing US military bases in the Gulf. China and Russia warned Tuesday about escalating Middle East tensions after Washington said it would deploy 1,000 more troops to the region and renewed accusations that Iran was behind a tanker a...
Iran's nuclear deal

Iran's nuclear deal

The Iran nuclear agreement. The United States has announced the deployment of 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the US had broken promises by abandoning a landmark nuclear deal that Tehran continued...
Pyongyang sees a rush of Chinese tourists

Pyongyang sees a rush of Chinese tourists

North Korea, notorious for being isolated from the rest of the world is being flooded by tourists from China, one of its only strong allies.
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Hong Kong leader offers 'most sincere apology'

Hong Kong leader offers 'most sincere apology'

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologises over the political crisis and unrest sparked by a proposed China-backed law that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China.
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More than one million gather to celebrate Raptors NBA win

More than one million gather to celebrate Raptors NBA win

A crowd estimated at more than one million people gathers across downtown Toronto for a giant parade to celebrate the Toronto Raptors winning their first NBA title.
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Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Indian doctors strike over violence from patients and families

Tens of thousands of Indian doctors go on strike calling for more protection against violence by patients and their families.
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