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Ukraine wartime Christmas tree made from camouflage nets

Volunteers in the city of Mykolaiv have made a Christmas tree out of camouflage nets that will be donated to soldiers after the holidays.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:45 pm(NZT)

Fiji’s main political rivals deadlocked after parliamentary election

Both the Fiji First and the People’s Alliance of ex-coup leaders now seek a coalition with a small party.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:27 pm(NZT)

Tunisia: President Saied urged to resign after ‘fiasco’ election

Only 8.8% of eligible voters took part in parliamentary elections largely boycotted by the opposition.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 2:46 pm(NZT)

Mother of a stranded tourist in Peru hopes her daughter makes it home for Christmas, as hundreds grounded amid protests

It’s only a week until Christmas, and Mechelle Lutsko is holding onto hope that her daughter, one of the hundreds of tourists stranded in Peru, will make it home in time.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 18 Dec 2022 | 2:43 pm(NZT)

Ethiopia’s PM sees OLA rebellion grow in his own backyard

As rebels step up attacks, the government has responded with air strikes in the Oromia region.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 1:07 pm(NZT)



Making it big selling legal weed is harder than it looks

A programme in California hopes to give back to communities targeted by the War on Drugs.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 1:04 pm(NZT)

NFL: Minnesota Vikings complete biggest comeback in NFL history to beat Indianapolis Colts

The Minnesota Vikings complete the biggest comeback in NFL history to beat the Indianapolis Colts and secure a place in the play-offs.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 12:25 pm(NZT)

Eurovision 2023: Ukraine chooses Tvorchi from bomb shelter

A Kyiv metro station and bomb shelter is transformed into a TV studio for the selection programme.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:45 am(NZT)

Bible John: The forgotten women at the heart of a serial killer mystery

Uncovering the stories of three women thought to have been murdered by the same man in 1960s Glasgow.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:40 am(NZT)

Your pictures on the theme of ‘bright lights’

A selection of striking images from our readers around the world.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:19 am(NZT)

The Amazon reef that may be threatened by oil drilling

Scientists say a rare reef habitat near the mouth of the Amazon is at risk from oil exploration.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:17 am(NZT)

P-22, Hollywood’s celebrity mountain lion, ends his reign

P-22’s charisma and Griffith Park residence made him an icon. Now, he’s passed away.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:09 am(NZT)

World Cup 2022: Fans count down the hours to final

Supporters in Buenos Aires and Paris are preparing for a historic clash between Argentina and France.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 9:00 am(NZT)

Taraneh Alidoosti: Top Iran actress who supported protests arrested

Taraneh Alidoosti is accused of “spreading falsehoods” about the protest movement gripping Iran.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 8:25 am(NZT)

World Cup 2022: Argentina and France meet in the final at the Lusail Stadium

Argentina are aiming to lift the World Cup for the first time since 1986, while France are hoping to win successive tournaments.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 8:12 am(NZT)



World Cup 2022: Croatia 2-1 Morocco: Josko Gvardiol, Achraf Dari and Mislav Orsic score

Croatia’s third top-three finish at the World Cup has a “golden layer”, says boss Zlatko Dalic after his side clinch a play-off victory over history-makers Morocco.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 7:45 am(NZT)

World Cup 2022: Argentina v France – Pablo Zabaleta on what it’s like to play in a World Cup final

Former Argentina defender Pablo Zabaleta explains what it feels like to be one of only 444 men to have played in a World Cup final.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 7:41 am(NZT)

Berlin AquaDom aquarium: Police not seeking suspects over explosion

Berlin police say a tweet asking for help in tracking down suspects linked to the incident is fake.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:34 am(NZT)

Ukraine war: Putin meets generals as Russian missiles pound cities

Senior Ukrainian commanders say Russia could be planning a new attack early next year.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:32 am(NZT)

Pakistan v England: Rehan Ahmed’s promising debut in Karachi

Rehan Ahmed may have to get used to plaudits after a promising first day in Test cricket, writes Stephan Shemilt.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:15 am(NZT)

COVID-19 is about to explode in China. What that could mean for the United States.

Experts are predicting COVID cases in China will explode after the country ended its strict zero-COVID policy. Here’s how the US may be affected.

Source: GANNETT Syndication Service | 18 Dec 2022 | 6:11 am(NZT)

Dresden Green Vault robbery jewels recovered after heist

Police say 31 objects from Dresden’s Green Vault have been recovered after the 2019 robbery.

Source: BBC News – Home | 18 Dec 2022 | 5:57 am(NZT)

Tourists from around the world are stranded in Machu Picchu

About 300 tourists from around the world have been left stranded in the ancient city of Machu Picchu, according to the mayor, after Peru was plunged into a state of emergency following the ousting of the country’s president.

Source: – RSS Channel – World | 18 Dec 2022 | 5:08 am(NZT)

Giant aquarium ‘completely destroyed’: Tank with 1,500 fish bursts, floods Berlin street

A giant aquarium in a Berlin hotel, the AquaDom, burst early Friday. More than a thousand tropical fish flooded out and two people were injured.

Source: GANNETT Syndication Service | 18 Dec 2022 | 2:52 am(NZT)

‘We just know we want our brother home’: Inside the secretive world of freeing American hostages abroad

The Brittney Griner-Viktor Bout prisoner exchange highlighted the secret, chaotic, divisive and sometimes weird world of global prisoner negotiation.

Source: GANNETT Syndication Service | 17 Dec 2022 | 11:00 pm(NZT)

2022-12-18 15:13:02
【环球网报道 记者 索炎琦】据美国《纽约时报》、“今日俄罗斯”(RT)电视台网站等媒体17日报道,俄乌危机之际,美国曾试图阻止乌克兰方面杀害打算前往前线的俄军总参谋长格拉西莫夫的企图,虽最终未能成功阻止,但格拉西莫夫也未在相关行动中被杀。不过,转引该爆料的RT称,俄方从未正式证实格拉西莫夫于今年4月访问过前线。
2022-12-18 13:43:07
涉嫌性骚扰 2022年诺贝尔经济学奖得主面临调查
中新网12月18日电 据美媒报道,2022年诺贝尔经济学奖得主、圣路易斯华盛顿大学教授迪布维格近日被指涉嫌性骚扰。至少7名学生投诉遭到迪布维格不当抚摸或亲吻,目前校方已介入调查。
2022-12-18 13:14:47
美墨边境移民激增 美国得州埃尔帕索市宣布进入紧急状态
据路透社17日报道,美国得克萨斯州边境城市埃尔帕索(El Paso)市长宣布该市进入紧急状态,以应对美墨边境大批移民涌入。目前该市有数百名移民在低温下露宿街头,近几天每天约有几千名移民被捕。
2022-12-18 12:33:34
美众院筹款委员会将审查特朗普报税表 或公开部分内容?
中新网12月18日电 据《华尔街日报》报道,美国众议院筹款委员会计划20日举行闭门会议,议员们可能会审查前总统特朗普的报税表,并可能投票决定公布其中一些报税表。
2022-12-18 12:19:30
异常海浪袭击南非热门海滩 多人被卷入海里3死17伤
中新网12月18日电 据法新社报道,南非紧急服务部门表示,当地时间17日,一波异常海浪袭击东南部城市德班的热门海滩,导致3人死亡,另有17人受重伤。
2022-12-18 11:03:15
中新网12月18日电 据俄新社当地时间18日报道,俄罗斯国防部长绍伊古到访俄罗斯南部军区,视察了特别军事行动区域内的俄军部队,并与前线军人交流。
2022-12-18 10:59:52
2022-12-18 10:57:44
维和人员在马里北部遭遇袭击 联合国:强烈谴责!
2022-12-18 10:54:40
中新网12月18日电 据美国《国会山报》报道,美国国会众议院少数党领袖麦卡锡16日表示,五名反对他竞选众议长的共和党议员还没有改变立场,但双方仍在继续对话。
2022-12-18 10:29:09
普京在这个地方听取俄军中短期行动建议 美媒:罕见!
中新网12月18日电 克里姆林宫17日表示,俄罗斯总统普京访问了一个协调俄罗斯在乌克兰的作战行动指挥所。《纽约时报》将普京的这一行程称为“突访”,并形容“这是普京罕见亲自参与军事行动的执行和规划”。
2022-12-18 10:13:58
2022-12-18 09:57:42
中新网柏林12月18日电(记者 马秀秀)德国首家蔚来用户中心16日在柏林正式开业。据介绍,这是蔚来在欧洲继奥斯陆蔚来中心之后成立的第二个用户中心。
2022-12-18 09:18:06
中新网12月18日电 据《华尔街日报》17日报道,美国总统拜登的顾问们正在为其可能的2024年连任竞选进行规划,其团队正在初步讨论竞选活动的结构以及谁将获得关键角色,不过目前还没有具体时间表,也没有确定竞选总部将设在哪里。
2022-12-18 03:54:34
美国将结束边境限制 移民数量预计大幅增长
据美国有线电视新闻网(CNN)当地时间12月17日报道,在过去一周内每天有超过2500名移民涌入美国得克萨斯州埃尔帕索(El Paso)市。该市政府官员表示,随着“第42条边境条款”政策将于21日终止,美国南部边境单日移民人数预计将增长一倍。
2022-12-18 01:45:42
中新社雅加达12月17日电 (记者 林永传)中国新任驻东盟大使侯艳琪17日抵达印尼首都雅加达履新。中国驻东盟使团、驻印尼使馆部分外交官到机场迎接。
2022-12-18 00:42:00
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2022-12-18 00:04:52
中新社莫斯科12月17日电 (记者 田冰)俄罗斯国家航天集团公司17日表示,国际空间站俄罗斯舱段目前运转正常,宇航员们按计划执行工作任务,其生命安全和健康无任何风险。
2022-12-17 23:38:36
2022-12-17 22:31:12
中新社吉隆坡12月17日电 (陈悦 魏源)现年97岁的马来西亚前总理马哈蒂尔17日被证实已辞去其创立的祖国斗士党主席职务。

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