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18:38 30/11/2019
Protesters burn tires in southern Iraq in renewed anti-government rage

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi announced his resignation on Friday after a call from Iraq’s top Shi’ite Muslim cleric for the government to step down to end weeks of deadly unrest.

18:16 30/11/2019
Direct observation of bimolecular reactions of ultracold KRb molecules

The four-atom intermediate formed upon collision is typically too scarce and short-lived to spot, even using ultrafast techniques. 

17:45 30/11/2019
Rediscovering the forgotten Indian artists of British India

Calcutta in the late 1770s was Asia's biggest boom town: known as the City of Palaces, the East India Company's bridgehead in Bengal had doubled in size to 400,000 inhabitants in a decade.

17:24 30/11/2019
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London attacker released last year after terrorism offenses, prompting recriminations

Wearing a fake suicide vest and wielding knives, Usman Khan went on the rampage on Friday afternoon at a conference on criminal rehabilitation beside London Bridge. He was wrestled to the ground by bystanders and then shot dead by police.

16:16 30/11/2019
Albania’s search for quake victims ends; death toll up to 50

Prime Minister Edi Rama said preliminary figures showed more than 1,465 buildings in the capital, Tirana, and about 900 in nearby Durres were seriously damaged in Tuesday’s 6.4-magnitude pre-dawn quake.

15:45 30/11/2019
'The Simpsons' is ending, claims theme music composer

The Simpsons is currently in its 31st season on Fox and was renewed in February for a record-setting 32nd season due to air in the 2020-21 television season. If Elfman is right, that means the show could go off air in two years.

15:27 30/11/2019
Scientists discover LB-1, a black hole they didn't believe could exist

Scientists say they've found evidence of an incredibly large stellar black hole, an object they didn't believe could exist.

15:01 30/11/2019
Nadler asks Trump if he 'intends to participate' in impeachment hearings

Judiciary committee chairman said on Friday he looks forward to ‘prompt response’ while president is at his Florida golf club.

14:44 30/11/2019
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Apple to take 'deeper look' at disputed borders

Ukraine criticised the tech giant for showing Crimea as part of Russia's territory on its Maps and Weather apps.

13:31 30/11/2019
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Scientists have discovered a 'monster' black hole that's so big it shouldn't exist

It's a stellar black hole — the type that forms after stars die, collapse, and explode. Researchers had previously believed that the size limit was no more than 20 times the mass of our sun because as these stars die, they lose most of their mass through explosions that expel matter and gas swept away by stellar winds.

11:38 30/11/2019

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