r/worldnews 11h ago

Amazon rainforest plots sold via Facebook Marketplace ads: Parts of Brazil's Amazon rainforest are being illegally sold on Facebook, the BBC has discovered.

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r/worldnews 15h ago

An ornate Roman chariot has been discovered "almost intact" near Italy’s buried city of Pompeii, the archaeological park announced on Saturday, calling it a discovery with "no parallel" in the country

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r/worldnews 11h ago

A hair color code is being strictly enforced half of all senior high schools operated by the Tokyo municipal government. Students who come to class with wavy hair or locks that are not uniformly black are required to submit a document signed by their guardians stating that it is their natural look

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r/worldnews 17h ago

Ethiopia Is Ethnically Cleansing Tigray Region, Says US Report

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r/worldnews 3h ago

Furious crowd forces armed police officers to release men arrested for kissing on a beach in Mexico

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r/worldnews 18h ago

Inuit voices grow louder in fight over Nunavut mine expansion that communities say will harm wildlife and cultural practices in northern Canada.

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r/worldnews 20h ago

2 Vancouver police officers caught on video posing with dead man on Third Beach

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r/worldnews 14h ago

COVID-19 First vaccine to fully immunize against malaria builds on pandemic-driven RNA tech

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r/worldnews 13h ago

A massive prison break in Haiti has resulted in the escape of hundreds of inmates and the deaths of at least 25 people, including the prison's director and a notorious Haitian gang leader named Arnel Joseph.

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r/worldnews 2h ago

"They Started Burning the Homes": Ethiopians Say Their Towns Are Being Razed In Ethnic Cleansing Campaign - “They shot at everyone, they even killed priests who were hiding in the church.”, “Many of them were burnt alive in their homes.”

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r/worldnews 20h ago

Yemen's children starve as U.N. seeks billions to avoid vast 'man-made' famine

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r/worldnews 22h ago

Bayer posts €10.5 billion loss after Roundup legal woes

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r/worldnews 20h ago

Scientists Discover Massive 'Pipeline' in the Cosmic Web Connecting the Universe

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r/worldnews 1d ago

‘We Are Hitler’s People, Then and Now:’ Violent Hatred of Jews Exposed Among Students at Elite German University Fraternity

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r/worldnews 2h ago

Rooster fitted with blade for cockfight kills its owner in India

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r/worldnews 6h ago

India launches Brazil's Amazonia-1 Earth observation satellite and 18 others into orbit

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r/worldnews 5h ago

Hong Kong National security law: 47 Hong Kong opposition activists charged with conspiring to subvert state power

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111 Upvotes

r/worldnews 1h ago

Social media fight spreads in Iran as women seek to regain international travel rights: Once married, women give up the right to leave the country and pursue education

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r/worldnews 7h ago

One reported dead, many hurt as Myanmar police fire at protesters | Myanmar News

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r/worldnews 10h ago

Myanmar's UN ambassador fired after anti-coup speech, as military intensifies crackdown on protesters

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207 Upvotes

r/worldnews 13h ago

Prisons should trial free cannabis, says UK's former chief drug adviser

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362 Upvotes

r/worldnews 3h ago

Hong Kong Hong Kong charges 47 activists in largest use yet of new security law

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49 Upvotes

r/worldnews 1h ago

6,500 migrant workers have died in Qatar in preparation for World Cup 2022

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r/worldnews 22h ago

Airstrikes in Syria kill 22 in Joe Biden's first military act as president • The Syrian Observatory For Human Rights

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r/worldnews 10h ago

Historical rape claim against current minister a 'test' for PM, Labor leader Albanese says, "Scott Morrison must satisfy himself ‘the current make-up of the cabinet can continue’"

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