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Madagascar on the brink of “climate change famine” – BBC News

the united nations estimates that drought brought on by the effects of climate change could displace as many as 700 million people by the end of this decade this is no more acutely being felt than in southern madagascar where years of failed reigns has left hundreds of thousands of people staring down the...


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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Scotland & Marcus Birks (UK) – BBC News – 29th August 2021

the number of new coronavirus cases reported in scotland has hit another record high of more than 7 000 in the last 24 hours that latest record comes as the scottish health secretary warned that the nhs was facing a perfect storm of pressure a man who turned down the coronavirus vaccine has died...


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Russia EXPELS senior BBC journalist Sarah Rainsford in retaliation for ‘discrimination’ by Britain a

dot dot rainsford will have to leave russia before the end of the month when her visa expires state tv reportedly on thursday terming the de facto expulsion a symbolic deportation [Music] it said the foreign ministry's decision not to extend her visa came in retaliation to british refusal to grant or extend visas...


UK Government REJECT BBC Latest Cash Demands

anyone that's followed this channel for a little while now will know that i'm good friends with the bbc and i'm afraid to say that they are very much at it again despite the fact that it's paying some of its top radio stars gargantuan salaries only to see them lose their station's listeners...


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‘The Taliban are here’: The inside story of one woman’s escape from Kabul – BBC Newsnight

when when kabul fell we were all scrambling to speak to people in the city and find out what was going on and an mp here put me in touch with a friend of hers she's a prominent journalist a former afghan mp herself and she was stranded at the airport so i sent...


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Hatchling: Giant dragon puppet flies off Plymouth coast (UK) – BBC News – 30th August 2021

now um let's look at the pictures from this i think a giant dragon puppet taller than a double-decker bus has taken flight from the coast of plymouth the hatchling is called is more than 6.5 meters tall isn't it beautiful a ways less than a piece of hand luggage if you believe it...


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Tokyo Paralympics: Sarah Storey record-breaking 17th gold @BBC News live ? BBC

good morning welcome to breakfast with sally nugent and charlie state our headlines for you today great britain's greatest ever paralympian dame sarah story wins her 17th gold in a career spanning 29 years and two sports big decisions due on the coveted vaccine program announcements on autumn booster jabs and inoculations for the...


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BBC journalist expelled from Russia in media crackdown | ABC News

harassment of journalists in vladimir putin's russia is nothing new but after two decades as the bbc's moscow correspondent sarah rainsford seemed somewhat safe not anymore according to a specific law i've been designated a threat to national security it appears this was the tipping point a press conference with the belarus president and...


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Will there be women in the Taliban’s new government? – BBC News

welcome to our special coverage from kabul where the last u.s military flight took off from afghanistan this week the last u.s general has left yesterday the taliban were describing the day as independence day saying they now control more of afghanistan than they've ever had before but now comes the hardest part of...


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From Bush to Biden: One war, four US presidents on Afghanistan – BBC News

these carefully targeted actions are designed to disrupt the use of afghanistan as a terrorist base of operations and in afghanistan we're increasing our troops military power alone will not bring peace to afghanistan or stop the terrorist threat and it's time to end the forever war [Music] [Music] we're pursuing long-term victory in...


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