Coronavirus: Lady Gaga announces a concert in support of the pandemic

Coronavirus: Lady Gaga announces a concert in support of the pandemic

The American singer Lady Gaga announces a concert against the coronavirus pandemic, which will take place and be broadcast worldwide on April 18. The announcement was made at a virtual press conference organised by the World Health Organization (...
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Anti-racism protestors cross Manhattan Bridge in New York

Anti-racism protestors cross Manhattan Bridge in New York

Anti-racism protestors cross Manhattan Bridge in New York on Sunday evening to voice their fury at police brutality
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"Change can start tonight" National Guard to Minneapolis protestors

"Change can start tonight" National Guard to Minneapolis protestors

A National Guard officer in Minneapolis asks protestors to stay peaceful, shaking the hands of protestors and kneeling with them, saying "Change can start tonight".
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Death of George Floyd: Anti-racism march held in Boston

Death of George Floyd: Anti-racism march held in Boston

Protesters march in Boston, taking a stand against racism. The shocking videotaped death last Monday of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of police in Minneapolis ignited the nationwide wave of outrage over law enforcement's repeate...
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Protest outside Minnesota State Capitol over George Floyd death

Protest outside Minnesota State Capitol over George Floyd death

Protesters gather outside Minnesota State Capitol in Saint Paul over the shocking videotaped death Monday of an unarmed black man, George Floyd, at the hands of police in Minneapolis.
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US astronauts on landmark SpaceX mission board the ISS

US astronauts on landmark SpaceX mission board the ISS

Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley cross over into the International Space Station after the hatch was opened between the ISS and the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule. They are the first US astronauts to arrive on an American spacecraft in nine years.
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Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists protest in London after George Floyd death

Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists protest in London after George Floyd death

Images shot from a building show hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists protest in London in solidarity with US movements and rallies after African American George Floyd died when a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck during arrest. Tho...
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Bars and restaurants in Paris prepare to reopen their terraces

Bars and restaurants in Paris prepare to reopen their terraces

Cafés, bars and restaurants will once again be welcoming customers all over France from 2 June, but only on their terraces in the Ile-de-France region - as well as in Mayotte and French Guiana, which are still classified as an "orange" zone - as p...
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SpaceX Crew Dragon docks with International Space Station

SpaceX Crew Dragon docks with International Space Station

A SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying two NASA astronauts docks with the International Space Station. "It's been a real honor to be just a small part of this nine-year endeavor since the last time a United States spaceship has docked with the Inte...
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Black Lives Matter activists hold protest outside US embassy in London

Black Lives Matter activists hold protest outside US embassy in London

Hundreds of Black Lives Matter activists protest outside the US embassy in London in solidarity with US movements and rallies after African American George Floyd died when a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck during arrest.
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Paris Mayor welcomes reopening of square in front of Notre Dame cathedral

Paris Mayor welcomes reopening of square in front of Notre Dame cathedral

The square in front of Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, which has been closed to the public since the cathedral fire more than a year ago, reopens to the public."It's a great moment, there are a few moments in the life of the capital," enthuses Anne...
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Visitors return to the Tuileries as the iconic Paris garden reopens

Visitors return to the Tuileries as the iconic Paris garden reopens

Parisians soak up the spring sunshine gratefully amid the peaceful surroundings of the Jardin des Tuileries in the heart of the French capital. Just hours earlier, its gates reopened to the public for the first time in some two and a half months a...
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Saudi reopens mosques in Riyadh after easing lockdown restrictions

Saudi reopens mosques in Riyadh after easing lockdown restrictions

Muslim worshippers pray while respecting the social distancing restrictions at the Al-Rajhi Mosque in the capital Riyadh after Saudi authorities reopened mosques, more than two months after they were closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Saudi A...
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Los Angeles police arrest protesters as US clashes escalate

Los Angeles police arrest protesters as US clashes escalate

Los Angeles police arrest several protesters while firefighters tackle a fire at a looted computer store on Melrose Avenue following violent clashes during a demonstration against the death of George Floyd.
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Hundreds protest in London's Trafalgar Square after George Floyd death

Hundreds protest in London's Trafalgar Square after George Floyd death

Hundreds of people demonstrate in London's Trafalgar Square after the death of African American George Floyd who died when a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck during arrest. The demonstration is part of the Black Lives Matter movement. ...
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Deutsche Oper orchestra musicians perform in Berlin nursing home garden

Deutsche Oper orchestra musicians perform in Berlin nursing home garden

While deprived of rehearsals and performances because of the COVID-19 pandemic, musicians from the Deutsche Oper in Berlin are offering a series of free concerts in the courtyards of nursing homes. This gives them the opportunity to entertain and ...
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Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem reopens after two months

Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem reopens after two months

Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound - the third-holiest site in Islam after Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia - reopens after being closed for more than two months because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Local flights resume as Saudi lifts domestic travel ban

Local flights resume as Saudi lifts domestic travel ban

Passengers undergo temperature checks at the departure hall for domestic flights at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh following a sanitary protocol amid the coronavirus pandemic after Saudi lifted a domestic travel ban.
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Washington DC: protesters confront police during George Floyd protest

Washington DC: protesters confront police during George Floyd protest

Protesters in Washington DC confront police and a vehicle is seen on fire during a protest over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man.
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Law enforcement use tear gas to clear out protesters in Minneapolis

Law enforcement use tear gas to clear out protesters in Minneapolis

Law enforcement officers advance toward protesters in Minneapolis as a curfew goes into effect in the city. The death of George Floyd, an unarmed African-American man who lost his life during an arrest by Minneapolis police, has sparked protests a...
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US: Activists cheer on Los Angeles police chief during George Floyd protest

US: Activists cheer on Los Angeles police chief during George Floyd protest

Racial justice activists cheer on Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore as they protest the death of George Floyd, an African-American man who died during an arrest by police in Minneapolis. Moore has said in a statement on Twitter that...
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Anti-racism protest in Chicago in the wake of George Floyd's death

Anti-racism protest in Chicago in the wake of George Floyd's death

Protesters march against racism in Chicago after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis police hands this week, which sparked outrage over police mistreatment of African Americans.
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SpaceX rocket lifts off on historic private crewed flight

SpaceX rocket lifts off on historic private crewed flight

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying two veteran NASA astronauts lifts off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center on a historic first private crewed flight to the International Space Station.
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People clean up bank and businesses in Minneapolis after night of protests

People clean up bank and businesses in Minneapolis after night of protests

People help clean up bank and businesses in Minneapolis after a fresh night of violence sparked by the death of George Floyd in police hands overwhelmed law enforcement.
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Protesters gather in New York's Harlem, demanding justice for George Floyd

Protesters gather in New York's Harlem, demanding justice for George Floyd

Protesters take to the streets in New York's neighborhood of Harlem, to demand justice for George Floyd, an African-American man who died during his arrest in Minneapolis on Monday.
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