r/worldnews 10h ago

Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report - Countries are asking the UN to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels

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r/worldnews 3h ago

Half a million South Korean workers walk off jobs in general strike

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r/worldnews 8h ago

COVID-19 India achieves the landmark one billion COVID19 vaccinations mark

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r/worldnews 18h ago

New archaeological find proves that vikings were in North America by 1021 CE, roughly 500 years before Christopher Columbus

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r/worldnews 7h ago

COVID-19 Brazil’s Bolsonaro accused of crimes against humanity over COVID

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r/worldnews 13h ago

‘Chairman of everything’: Xi Jinping prepares to rewrite Chinese Communist Party history

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r/worldnews 19h ago

Boris Johnson to consider calls to legalise magic mushroom drug psilocybin

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r/worldnews 4h ago

NBA player attacks Xi Jinping on social media, wears ‘Free Tibet’ shoes

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391 Upvotes

r/worldnews 3h ago

Candace Owens calls for US to invade Australia to free people from ‘tyranny’

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283 Upvotes

r/worldnews 7h ago

COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels.

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r/worldnews 2h ago

Australia's third-richest person to invest $1.5b in fight against climate change

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r/worldnews 5h ago

Russia Emergency workers race to Russian nuclear power plant as reactor shut down amid reports of steam leak, radiation levels ‘normal’

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r/worldnews 5h ago

A new report from the United Nations offers a "damning indictment" of governments around the world, showing that more than a dozen countries plan to continue producing fossil fuels in the coming decade at a rate that could make it impossible to limit the heating of the globe to the 1.5°C threshold.

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r/worldnews 10h ago

Droughts will hurt food production, rising temperatures will encourage the spread of dangerous pathogens such as malaria and cholera and current climate trends indicate a "code red" for future health, the new report in The Lancet medical journal predicts.

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r/worldnews 5h ago

Quebec Declares End to Fossil Fuel Extraction in Province | Climate campaigners are welcoming Quebec Premier François Legault's Tuesday announcement that his government has decided to put an end to any further fossil fuel extraction in the province.

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r/worldnews 23h ago

French oil company Total knew about their effect on climate since 1971, and knowingly lied

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r/worldnews 4h ago

UK government waters down their climate action plan by deleting paper about plant based diets and business air travel

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r/worldnews 1h ago

Afghanistan Taliban behead a member of Afghan women's volleyball team. | "All the players of the volleyball team and the rest of the women athletes are in a bad situation and in despair and fear," said Afzali; one of the coaches of the women's national volleyball team.

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r/worldnews 4h ago

COVID-19 Workers pushing to unionize Amazon say they faced retaliation and unfair tactics - Employees say conditions worsened during pandemic as demand for online purchases rose

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r/worldnews 20h ago

Women in UK Say They Are Being Spiked by Needle Injections at Nightclubs

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r/worldnews 2h ago

Mark Zuckerberg to Be a Defendant in Cambridge Analytica Suit

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76 Upvotes

r/worldnews 12h ago

COVID-19 the Covid crisis could "easily drag on deep into 2022".

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371 Upvotes

r/worldnews 3h ago

Russia Jailed Russian opposition leader Navalny wins top EU prize

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r/worldnews 5h ago

New Zealand passes climate change disclosure laws for financial firms in world first

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r/worldnews 11h ago

COVID-19 India Set To Cross "Historic" 1 Billion Vaccine Milestone Today

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253 Upvotes