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       Saudi Arabia bans foreign pilgrims and Japan closes schools as more countries report infections.
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       Countries scramble to respond as virus spreads 
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       UK prepared to ditch trade talks in June 
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Coronavirus: How to self-isolate 
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       Eighteen things Bernie Sanders believes 

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       Pep Guardiola says Manchester City are "not used to doing these things" after they win at Real Madrid for the first time to take control of their Champions League last-16 tie.
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No fluke, Rangers deserved win - Gerrard 
       Rangers' Europa League win over Braga was "no fluke" and was an "outstanding" display, says manager Steven Gerrard.
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The life-changing power of fog 
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Coronavirus: Five countries, five responses 
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     * Solar eclipse to cross North America

Ready for the total solar eclipse? 
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     * Blast in Iraq destroys Great Mosque of al-Nuri according to Iraqi forces

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       Great Mosque of al-Nuri destroyed 
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In Pictures: Flood-hit areas in the Midlands 
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     * Seals around an iceberg in Antarctica

Underwater Photographer of the Year 
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       Underwater Photographer of the Year 
     * Revellers in Podence, Portugal

In pictures: The Caretos of Podence 
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     * Three men on motorcycle, two of them showing machetes, are heading to block the street leading to the house of the President of Haiti, Jovenel Moise, during a new day of protests in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 24 February 2020

Haiti capital's streets blocked as protests spread 
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