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  • Iceland may ban male circumcision
    by Wochit on 20th February 2018 at 3:03 am

    Iceland's parliament is debating a measure that would ban male circumcision.        &nbs […]

  • UK vows no ‘Mad Max style’ deregulation after Brexit
    on 20th February 2018 at 2:44 am

    Britain wants to retain close economic ties with the EU, while also becoming free to strike new trade deals around the world.        &nbs […]

  • Taking curling to the next level: T-Rex style
    on 20th February 2018 at 1:42 am

    While their national team competes in Pyeongchang at the Winter Olympics, a group of Canadian curling players decided to have a little fun during an amateur tournament in Edmonton.        &nbs […]

  • Damascus residents anxious as fresh assault on Ghouta looms
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 11:08 pm

    Damascus residents anxious as fresh assault on Ghouta looms Video provided by AFP        &nbs […]

  • Japan urges U.S. to make careful steel trade ruling
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 11:07 pm

    Japan's steel industry has criticised President Trump’s plan to impose curbs on steel imports, saying it violates the principles of free trade. As Ciara Lee reports, it’s calling for Washington to make a careful and appropriate decision. Video provided by Reuters        &nbs […]

  • Malawi fights cholera spread using drones
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 11:05 pm

    Malawi is using drones to create maps of high risk areas to stem the spread of cholera, which has critically hit at least six districts following an outbreak in November. Matthew Bell reports. Video provided by Reuters        &nbs […]

  • Stars and activists unite to say "Time's Up" at the BAFTAs
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 11:03 pm

    Celebrities wore black and brought activists to a politically charged BAFTA award ceremony on Sunday night, in order to promote the Time's Up movement against sexual harassment. Jayson Mansaray reports. Video provided by Reuters        &nbs […]

  • India closes bank branch at heart of fraud, shares slide
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 11:01 pm

    Indian investigators have closed down a branch of a state-run bank that is at the heart of a $1.77 billion fraud and questioned more of its employees as they probed the biggest scam in the country's banking history. As Kate King reports it's left investors shaken, and wiped more than a quarter off Punjab National Bank's market value. Video provided by Reuters        &nbs […]

  • Latvian PM says central bank chief should resign
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 10:59 pm

    The head of Latvia’s central bank should resign following his detention by the anti-corruption agency, Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis said on Monday. As Ciara Lee reports, it comes after Latvia’s Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau detained Governor Ilmars Rimsevics on Saturday after searching his house and office. Video provided by Reuters        &nbs […]

  • Thousands of Saakashvili supporters march in Kiev
    by Newslook on 19th February 2018 at 10:58 pm

    Thousands of Saakashvili supporters march in Kiev Video provided by AFP        &nbs […]