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中新网宜昌7月10日电 (记者 郭晓莹)长江水利委员会水文局9日18时升级发布长江中下游干流城陵矶至南京江段、洞庭湖湖区、鄱阳湖湖区、水阳江洪水橙色预警，提请有关单位和公众注意防范。
中新社柏林7月10日电 (记者 彭大伟)世界气象组织(WMO)当地时间9日发布的最新气候预测报告指出，未来五年(2020-2024年)中，每年的全球年均气温都有可能比工业化前水平(1850-1900年)至少高出1摄氏度，且至少有一年高出1.5°C的可能性为20%。WMO秘书长警告称，这一研究表明气候变化《巴黎协定》温控目标面临巨大挑战。
Ever since the Hindenburg airship disaster of 1937, hydrogen has had a reputation as being a risky source of fuel — but a project in Adelaide is part of a push to change that.
Police have busted a "significant drug-dealing network" centred in the Waikato region, arresting 29 people including a senior member of the Waikato Mongrel Mob.Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley said Operation Kingsville, a three-month...
After an overnight slump in oil prices, energy stocks are weighing on the Australian share market in early trade. Technology stocks are on the rise again.
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The man who escaped a Hamilton hotel last night evaded the police guard and climbed down a fire escape, Health Minister Chris Hipkins says. Hipkins said the man who left Hamilton isolation facility last night to buy alcohol had...
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National leader Todd Muller says he believes his party has been "transparent" about the leak of Covid patient details.And rejects it was a lie by omission that he didn't reveal Michael Woodhouse also was sent sensitive information...
From a colonial gold rush settlement in the 1860s to a modern-day tourist mecca, there's plenty of history buried in the Coromandel. The electorate includes many townships encompassing Coromandel, Whitianga, Thames, Whangamatā...
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In far-flung corners of the Earth, six families, like millions of others, struggled to ride out the seemingly implacable wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
“This once-in-a-century pandemic has hammered home a critical lesson: When it comes to health, our destinies are intertwined," WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.
Even as it overwhelms hospitals, covid-19 is also straining security forces in scores of countries, exacerbating long-standing conflicts while fueling grievances and spurring the growth of extremist groups, security officials and analysts said.
The mayor of South Korea’s capital has been found dead after a massive search for him
A U.S. Army delegation led by its chief of staff is the first group of official visitors to Thailand since entry rules were eased as part of the lifting of coronavirus restrictions
Park Won-soon was the longest-serving mayor of South Korea’s capital and a fierce critic of economic inequality who was seen as a potential presidential candidate
Wearing masks and plastic gloves, Singaporeans are voting in a general election that is expected to return Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s long-governing party to power
The United Nations secretary-general says Latin America and the Caribbean have become “a hot spot” for the COVID-19 pandemic
The Sissi government has threatened and arrested the family members of Americans.
China warned of retaliation after the U.S. ally offered refuge and a path to residency for Hong Kongers.