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Sri Lanka attacks: Eight Britons killed in explosions - 22 Apr 2019 at 12:26pm - A British mother and her two children died in the attack, while her husband survived.

Baby squirrels saved after tree holding nest is cut down - 22 Apr 2019 at 12:19pm - Vets in Poland say two of them had been attacked by a dog before they were found.

Dozens of migrants caught crossing English Channel in boats - 22 Apr 2019 at 12:18pm - A total of 36 people have been intercepted trying to reach Britain from the European mainland in small boats. Officials warn that migrants are risking their lives by crossing the world's busiest shipping lane.

Algerian billionaires in court as part of anti-corruption drive - 22 Apr 2019 at 12:01pm - The arrests follow last week's announcement from Algeria's army chief that members of the ruling elite would be prosecuted for corruption. Street protests continue despite elections called for July.

Polish Judas ritual 'anti-Semitic' - Jewish congress - 22 Apr 2019 at 12:00pm - An effigy beaten by children in a Polish town has stereotypical Jewish features.

US to end sanctions waivers for Iranian oil imports - 22 Apr 2019 at 11:36am - The United States has said no governments will be exempted from US sanctions on Iranian oil imports. The White House said the decision was intended "to bring Iran's oil exports to zero."

Top climbers die in Canadian avalanche - 22 Apr 2019 at 11:30am - The group had been missing since last Wednesday whilst climbing Howse Peake in Banff National Park.

Tory grassroots in move to oust PM May - 22 Apr 2019 at 10:45am - Conservative local associations are calling for Theresa May to resign over her handling of Brexit.

The Sudanese military: A pawn of the Saudis? - 22 Apr 2019 at 10:42am - Saudi Arabia has shown support for the transitional military government in Sudan since the ousting of the country's longtime president. Observers suggest the Saudis are increasing their influence over Khartoum. But why?

Elite mountain climbers' bodies retrieved from Rocky Mountains - 22 Apr 2019 at 10:35am - The two Austrians and an American went missing on Tuesday while attempting a tricky route to Howse Peak in Banff National Park. All three were experienced mountaineers, with reputations for scaling challenging summits.

Sudan tensions escalate after talks break down - 22 Apr 2019 at 10:15am - Sudan's ruling military council is calling for protesters' roadblocks to be removed. Protest leaders are demanding a transfer of power to a civilian administration.

Iran, Pakistan agree to joint border 'reaction force' - 22 Apr 2019 at 10:04am - On the second day of his first visit to neighboring Iran, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan agreed to the force following a series of attacks on the frontier. It appears to be the first step towards closer ties.

Extinction Rebellion: Climate change protesters at Natural History Museum - 22 Apr 2019 at 9:54am - Extinction Rebellion protesters lay down underneath the blue whale skeleton in the Natural History Museum.

Opinion: UN must do more to end rape in conflict zones - 22 Apr 2019 at 9:43am - Where there is war, there is too often rape. However, women's bodies are not battlefields, DW's Helena Humphrey writes. It's time to end impunity for sexual assaults in conflict zones.

Greta Thunberg at London climate protest: 'We will never stop fighting' - 22 Apr 2019 at 9:42am - More than 1,000 people have been arrested since anti-climate change protests started in the British capital on April 15. Greta Thunberg said the movement would "make sure" politicians take drastic action.

Uganda's Bobi Wine detained ahead of concert - 22 Apr 2019 at 9:06am - Bobi Wine accused authorities of breaking into his car and cracking down on his supporters. The popular singer and politician has been in the crosshairs of authorities for his activism against President Yoweri Museveni.

Forest fire north of Berlin brought under control - 22 Apr 2019 at 8:53am - The cause of the blaze remains unclear. After an extended drought, the risk of forest fires has spiked in Germany.

How did Islamist terrorism take hold in Sri Lanka? - 22 Apr 2019 at 8:11am - How active are Islamist groups in Sri Lanka? Could they have launched multiple, well-coordinated terrorist attacks in different parts of the country without the support of global jihadist organizations? DW analyzes.

Russia and EU court Ukraine's new president - 22 Apr 2019 at 7:49am - The EU's Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker pledged to continue their "steadfast support" for Ukraine's sovereignty. Russia's Dmitry Medvedev told the new president that there was still a chance for improving relations.

Poland: World Jewish Congress condemns anti-Semitic tradition revival - 22 Apr 2019 at 7:46am - The World Jewish Congress has slammed a Polish town's beating and burning of an effigy of Judas as promoting anti-Semitism. The Catholic Church has banned the pre-Easter practice and says it glorifies violence.

The rebellion of Lanzarote chambermaids - 22 Apr 2019 at 7:42am - Low wages can be found in many sectors of Spain's economy. That's particularly obvious in the hotel industry, where wages come close to exploitation. Chambermaids are staging protests, as Stephanie Müller reports.

Violent protests erupt at Georgia's Pankisi Gorge - 22 Apr 2019 at 6:29am - Residents in Pankisi in north-eastern Georgia pelt police with rocks over plans for a new power plant.

Asos billionaire loses three children in Sri Lanka attacks - 22 Apr 2019 at 6:19am - Danish billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen and his family were visiting Sri Lanka, where three of his four children died.

A new race to the moon? US wants to lead the way - 22 Apr 2019 at 5:44am - Half a century after the first lunar landing, a new race to the moon may be underway. The United States is out to win again. What are the Russians hoping for? And is there a role for the rest of the world?

Sri Lanka bombings: Local Islamists to blame, government says - 22 Apr 2019 at 5:22am - The Sri Lankan government says a local Islamist group is behind a series of bomb attacks. The military have been given sweeping, war-time powers to arrest and detain suspects.

Climate protest: Olympic champion held - 22 Apr 2019 at 5:20am - Olympic gold medal-winning canoeist Etienne Stott was one of hundreds arrested during climate change protests in London over the weekend.

Reconstructing Notre Dame: All options open - 22 Apr 2019 at 4:34am - French President Emmanuel Macron has pledged that Notre Dame will be rebuilt within 5 years, and donations are pouring in. But how realistic is this? DW spoke with church construction expert Thomas Eissing to find out.

Ukraine election: Comedian Zelensky wins presidency by landslide - 22 Apr 2019 at 4:25am - Political novice Volodymyr Zelensky wins by a landslide as incumbent Petro Poroshenko admits defeat.

Tesla to investigate exploding car in Shanghai - 22 Apr 2019 at 3:59am - Viral footage shows what appears to be a parked Model S bursting into flames. The incident is the latest in a series of hurdles Tesla has had to overcome in the Chinese market.

Detained ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn faces fresh charge - 22 Apr 2019 at 2:20am - Japanese prosecutors have brought a fourth charge against ex-Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn. The indictment for aggravated breach of trust could extend his detention pending a bail appeal.