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Alex Jones to pay $4.1m in damages for Sandy Hook hoax claim

The parents of a victim said they endured harassment because of the right-wing host’s misinformation.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 11:02 am(NZT)

Monkeypox: US declares outbreak a public health emergency

The decision is expected to speed up the distribution of vaccines, treatments and federal resources.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 10:19 am(NZT)

Commonwealth Games: England beat New Zealand to line up Australia semi-final

Defending champions England will face 2018 runners-up Australia in Saturday’s Commonwealth netball semi-final after a superb victory against New Zealand at a jubilant NEC Arena.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 9:59 am(NZT)

Brittney Griner: US basketball star jailed for nine years on drug charges

Brittney Griner, 31, is jailed on drug charges, a verdict President Joe Biden calls “unacceptable”.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 9:28 am(NZT)

France mulls rescue plan for beluga whale stranded in River Seine

Experts are puzzled as to why the animal has strayed so far south from its natural habitat.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 9:19 am(NZT)

Premier League 2022-23: Everything you need to know as new season starts

The Premier League season begins on Friday, a week earlier than usual, with the World Cup in mind. Here is what to expect this season.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 9:00 am(NZT)

Japan says 5 Chinese missiles were believed to have landed within its Exclusive Economic Zone

China fired multiple missiles toward waters near northeastern and southwestern Taiwan on Thursday, the island’s Defense Ministry said, as Beijing makes good on its promise that Taipei will pay a price for hosting US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 5 Aug 2022 | 8:53 am(NZT)

Taliban claim they weren’t aware al Qaeda chief was living in Kabul

The Taliban have claimed they were not aware that al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri was residing in the Afghan capital of Kabul where the US said he was killed in a drone strike over the weekend.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 5 Aug 2022 | 8:51 am(NZT)

What’s happening on day seven?

Your day-by-day guide to all the action at the 22nd Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 8:33 am(NZT)

The sleepless nights of Mykolaiv and Griner jailed – round-up

How those in the bombarded city are coping and the US basketball star jailed for drugs in Russia.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 7:45 am(NZT)

Where does Taiwan crisis leave Biden’s China policy?

Nancy Pelosi’s visit was an explosive development in a brittle relationship. Many risks lie ahead.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 6:58 am(NZT)

US postponed missile test due to heightened tensions with China over Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan

The US has postponed a long planned missile test over concerns about China’s angry response to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan earlier this week, a US official tells CNN.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 5 Aug 2022 | 6:33 am(NZT)

Premier League quizzes: Can you get these 80 questions right?

With the Premier League starting, we have five quizzes for you – can you get 80/80?

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 5:07 am(NZT)

Breonna Taylor: US police charged over shooting death

The hospital worker was shot multiple times as officers stormed her home in a “no-knock” raid in 2020.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 4:39 am(NZT)

Migrants targeted in South Africa after gang rape outrage

A mob sets fire to homes a week after migrants are accused of raping eight women.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 4:35 am(NZT)

Venezuela politician sentenced over drone attack on Maduro

Juan Requesens was found guilty of conspiracy over a failed 2018 drone attack on Venezuela’s president.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 4:13 am(NZT)

MLB London Series 2023: St. Louis Cardinals to face Chicago Cubs in two games next summer

The two-game Major League Baseball London Series 2023 will be played between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs on 24-25 June.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 4:00 am(NZT)

China fires missiles near Taiwan after Pelosi visit

Taiwan and Japan say Chinese missiles land in their seas with Beijing angered by the visit.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 3:43 am(NZT)

Workers in Iraq get day off as temperatures pass 50C

A heatwave has been ongoing since mid-July with temperatures above 50C in some areas.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 3:37 am(NZT)

Grunewald: Blast at bomb storage site sparks Berlin wildfire

Firefighters could not get near the blaze due to sporadic explosions at the munitions facility.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 3:21 am(NZT)

World Triathlon approves transgender policy with tighter regulations

World Triathlon will allow transgender athletes to continue competing in female categories if they meet certain criteria.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 1:10 am(NZT)

Air conditioning is bad for the planet. Here are some possible solutions

Air conditioners haven’t evolved much in recent decades. Windmill co-founder Mike Mayer wants to make them more high-tech and eco-friendly.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 5 Aug 2022 | 12:50 am(NZT)

Men convicted over Brazil fire that killed 242 go free

The men had been found guilty of causing the deadly blaze at the Kiss nightclub in Brazil in 2013.

Source: BBC News – Home | 5 Aug 2022 | 12:03 am(NZT)

Ukraine war: No sleep in Ukraine’s relentlessly bombed city

Sleep is near impossible in Mykolaiv, the southern port under almost constant Russian attack.

Source: BBC News – Home | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:51 pm(NZT)

The Bank of England just made its biggest rate hike in 27 years

Central bankers in the United Kingdom have announced the biggest increase in interest rates in 27 years, as spiraling inflation continues to cripple millions of households’ finances.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 4 Aug 2022 | 11:28 pm(NZT)

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科技日报北京8月4日电 (记者张梦然)世界自然保护联盟(IUCN)濒危物种红色名录因生态学数据缺失而未予评估的物种中,有56%很可能存在灭绝风险。这项4日发表在英国《通讯·生物学》上的研究显示,这类“数据缺乏物种”可能比IUCN评估过的其它物种面临更大的灭绝风险,提示当前保育优先级中存在潜在偏差。
2022-08-05 05:38:10
科技日报北京8月4日电 (记者刘霞)据美国太空网3日报道,俄罗斯科学家最近利用高精度原子钟,自地球自转周期开始,记录了迄今最短的一个地球日:2022年6月29日。地球当天在24小时差1.59毫秒内自转了一圈。
2022-08-05 05:38:05
科技日报昆明8月4日电 (记者赵汉斌)记者4日从中国科学院云南天文台获悉,该台研究人员近期发现,白矮星吸积的物质能有效阻止白矮星表面光学厚星风的发生,这可能改变人们对Ia型超新星前身星单简并星模型的认识。著名国际期刊《皇家天文学会月刊》在线发表了这一成果。
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中新社莫斯科8月4日电 (记者 田冰)俄罗斯莫斯科州希姆基法院4日以“走私和持有毒品”罪名,判处美国篮球运动员布兰妮·格里纳9年监禁,并处100万卢布罚金。
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白宫称伊核谈判已经基本完成 伊朗方面暂无回应
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中新网马尼拉8月4日电   8月4日,在中国驻菲律宾大使馆、泉州市人民政府、菲华各界联合会联合主办的“根脉寻踪·情系桑梓——中菲人文之驿·走进世遗泉州”活动上,中国驻菲律宾大使黄溪连就美国国会众议长窜访中国台湾地区表明严正立场,出席活动的菲华社代表一致强烈谴责佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区。
2022-08-04 22:46:43
马来西亚前总理马哈蒂尔创建新联盟 着眼参加下届大选
中新社吉隆坡8月4日电 (陈悦 张玮琦)马来西亚前总理马哈蒂尔4日宣布成立一个以其为主席、名为“祖国运动”的新联盟,他并宣称新联盟将参与下届大选。
2022-08-04 22:05:34
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俄乌局势进展:德国称“北溪-1”天然气管道涡轮机已可交付 欧洲最大核电站情况“动荡”受关注
中新社北京8月4日电 综合消息:德国总理朔尔茨8月3日表示,此前送修的“北溪-1”天然气管道涡轮机已可交付俄方,他敦促俄方不要把交付问题当作削减欧洲天然气供应的借口。另一方面,国际原子能机构8月2日警告称,位于乌克兰境内的欧洲最大核电站——扎波罗热核电站的情况“动荡”,需要派遣专业团队前往核查。
2022-08-04 21:34:58
中新网柏林8月4日电 中国驻德国大使馆临时代办张军辉3日接受德国之声采访,就美国国会众议长佩洛西窜访中国台湾地区表达中方严正立场。
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中新网柏林8月4日电 中国驻德国大使馆4日就七国集团和欧盟外长涉台声明表明立场。

(8月4日) (滚动更新) 世界新闻 – English/Chinese 英中简报