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Sustainable buildings inspired by nature

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How many femicides in Turkey are covered up as suicides? Last year, 300 women were murdered in Turkey, according to a women's rights organization. The number of unrecorded cases could be far higher as femicides are often filed as suicides. Go to article

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Behind the Morocco-German embassy crisis -- A long list of grudges may cause Morocco to suspend diplomatic relations with Germany.

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Myanmar: Protesters shot dead in anti-coup rally -- At least two people have been killed at a rally against the Myanmar military coup in the country's second city of Mandalay. There were unconfirmed reports of several deaths in other cities.

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Myanmar junta in legitimacy row with UN envoy -- Myanmar says it has suspended its envoy to the United Nations, but he insists he should stay in his post. Meanwhile, authorities slammed the ousted president and some detained journalists with new charges.

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UN warns of 'catastrophic education emergency' -- UNICEF, the UN's Children's Fund, says schools for more than 168 million children have been shuttered entirely by the coronavirus pandemic, with countries in the Caribbean and Latin America among the worst affected.

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Cultural shows open for Israel's vaccinated -- From concerts to plays, cultural events are taking place again in Israel — at least for those who have been vaccinated. Reactions to the opening are mixed.

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Explosion hits Dutch coronavirus testing center -- Officials said the explosion appeared to be intentional. Several windows were shattered, but no injuries were reported in the early-morning blast.

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Australian attorney-general denies rape claim -- Christian Porter identified himself as the subject of allegations that became public this week. He said he wouldn't resign over the claims, which he said were false. Police have halted their investigation.

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Rockets hit Iraq's Ain al-Asad air base hosting US troops -- Multiple rockets have reportedly landed at the Ain al-Asad air base in Iraq, according to security sources. It hosts US, coalition and Iraqi forces.

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Biden's pick for budget chief withdraws nomination -- Neera Tanden ran into stiff opposition over controversial tweets that upset lawmakers. It is the first Capitol Hill rebuff of one of President Joe Biden's nominees.

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Microsoft: China-backed hackers targeted US firms -- Microsoft said hackers exploited a bug in its email server software, which affected organizations rather than private accounts.

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Meet Greece's last shepherds -- Once commonplace, Greek's nomadic shepherds, who move their flocks hundreds of kilometers yearly, are now a rare sight.

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Hungary's postal service to stop delivering newspapers -- The official line is that it is no longer profitable, critics say it's just another way to squeeze independent media.

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Germany plans to extend coronavirus lockdown to March 28

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Dr. Seuss books pulled over depictions of minorities

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Fact check: No links found between vaccination and deaths

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Is the end of the coronavirus pandemic in sight?

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Jamaican reggae great Bunny Wailer dies at 73 -- Wailer was the recipient of three Grammys and Jamaica's fourth highest civilian honor in his lifetime.

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Gorbachev turns 90 with digital celebration -- The former Soviet Union leader received birthday greetings from the Kremlin and other world leaders.

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Bytes, not horsepower, determine the future of cars -- As the auto industry is transitioning toward electric vehicles, carmakers face IT threats to their engineering prowess.

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COVID-19 and mathematics -- Prediction models are critical to coronavirus planning. They can show how to stop the virus and save lives.

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Germany's special forces look the other way on missing weapons

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RSF files criminal complaint against Saudi crown prince in Germany

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Saxony: Where smart rail connections are not just a dream

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EU vaccine passport: An ethical and legal minefield?

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Inside Europe 26.02.2021

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Coronavirus: AstraZeneca admits huge vaccine shortfall for EU

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The 77 Percent - Young African women and makeup

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DW News Africa with Christine Mhundwa, 2 March 2021

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Nigeria: Hundreds of kidnapped students released — governor

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Old Delhi retains touristic charm despite adversity

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India fake news problem fueled by digital illiteracy

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How 'sticky bombs' could impact Kashmir insurgency

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DW News Asia with Melissa Chan, 2 March 2021

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Mental health crisis a threat to the Philippine economy

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Dutch bar and shop owners defy lockdown

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DW Business – Europe & America

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Welcome to the latest edition of Eco Africa

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Living Planet: Sustainability & the city

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Living Planet: Composting for the climate

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Weekly roundup — Hair, needles, boredom & dreams

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Boeing tests automated 'Loyal Wingman' jet in 1st flight

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The psychology of a haircut in the COVID-19 pandemic

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Germany's 16 states: Saarland

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Storytelling items behind 1,700 years of German-Jewish history

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COVID-19 lockdown: artists in Germany share their fears

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Melanie Leupolz: Germany can learn from Women's Super League

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German Cup: Sancho fires Dortmund into final four with Gladbach in downward spiral

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Sports News Feed: Schalke appoint fifth coach of the season

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FC Barcelona: In crisis both on and off the pitch

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Opinion: In France, no one is above the law

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Opinion: Myanmar sanctions will not stop the bloodshed

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Facebook launches climate project to tackle misinformation

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Opinion: Schalke sackings not enough without new thinking

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Bangladesh: When will authorities clean up their act?

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Brexit deal: The 'teething problems' and 'red tape' reality

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Tory MP on COVID: UK government has done everything it could

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Can Americans have faith in their electoral system?

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