Mumbai art deco buildings make Unesco list

Mumbai art deco buildings make Unesco list

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Mountain monasteries in South Korea, a Saudi oasis and Mumbai’s art deco buildings are among a number of sites to make it on to Unesco’s World Heritage List. Being listed gives them legal protection under international treaties. The UN’s cultural organisation, meeting…

Italy says ‘No’ to migrant-saving NGOs

Italy says ‘No’ to migrant-saving NGOs

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhy is the Aquarius migrant rescue ship empty? Migrants saved by boats run by non-governmental organisations will not be allowed into Italy, rightwing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini says. Mr Salvini has often accused the…

US braces for migrant separation protests

US braces for migrant separation protests

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat do Trump supporters make of the family separations? Tens of thousands of people have joined nationwide protests across the US over the Trump administration’s strict migrant policy. More than 630 events were planned…

MA in mansplaining? No worries, mate

MA in mansplaining? No worries, mate

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Image copyright ShitAdelaide Image caption The poster allegedly portraying a “mansplaining” scene A “mansplaining” advertisement for an Australian university has drawn mockery and criticism from social media users. The image, for the University of Adelaide, shows five women listening while the only…

Great white shark spotted off Majorca

Great white shark spotted off Majorca

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Image copyright EPA Image caption Scientists with Spanish conservation group Alnitak recorded the shark for over an hour For the first time in more than 40 years, a great white shark has been recorded swimming off the Spanish Mediterranean island of Majorca….

Thai cave rescue: A country in prayer

Thai cave rescue: A country in prayer

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Last Saturday, 12 young boys went to explore a cave with their coach after football practice in northern Thailand. Their bikes were found abandoned at the entrance. Shortly afterwards, heavy rain sent torrents of water through the cave. Over the past week,…