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30 Nov 2021   
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-Is Ukraine Putin's Taiwan?
-Israel's Lapid urges world to keep up pressure on Iran
-French honor for Josephine Baker stirs conflict over racism
-Tanzania: Seven die in Zanzibar after eating poisonous turtle meat

Soul Train Awards 2021: The winners list
BET presented the 20201 Soul Train Awards that aired Sunday night. 
© 2021 CNN 4:12am 

-Thought Machine closes $200M for its cloud native banking SaaS and becomes a unicorn
-Amazon cuts up to 30 percent off Star Wars Instant Pots in Cyber Monday deal
-Meta's acquisition of Giphy is set to be blocked by an antitrust regulator, report says
-The British Fashion Council gave an award for the best Roblox design

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-Giving Tuesday: How to avoid scams when making donations
-The Roomba j7+ vacuum hits new all-time low in iRobot's Cyber Monday sale

Twitter stock jumps after report says CEO Jack Dorsey to step down
Shares of Twitter jumped as much as 10% in pre-market trading Monday on the heels of a report that CEO Jack Dorsey intends to step down. The report, from CNBC, has not been independently verified by CNN. 
© 2021 CNN 3:51am 

Nissan boss warns no end in sight to global chip shortage
The Omicron variant could exacerbate the shortage of chips used in cars, Makoto Uchida tells the BBC. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 2:01am 

Wizkid fans breach O2 Arena security to break into gig
Some people dodged security barriers and charged their way in to see the Nigerian singer. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 1:22am 

-Dominica Signs Deal with Switzerland to Advance Paris Climate Agreement Goals
-WHO chief: Omicron shows need for global accord on pandemics
-Oscar Pistorius set to meet victim Reeva Steenkamp's parents

Carlton Cole apologises for Holocaust analogy
Former England striker Carlton Cole apologises after he compared the possibility of a heavy West Ham defeat by Manchester City to the Holocaust. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 0:32am 

Skepta's manager Grace Ladoja: I was once afraid of the music industry
Music entrepreneur Grace Ladoja on working with Skepta and building her own festival in Nigeria. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 0:11am 

-Online sellers 'hotbed' for dangerous items experts warn
-Nissan to invest $17.6 billion in EV development over the next five years

Djokovic 'probably won't' defend Australian Open title, says father
Novak Djokovicis is unlikely to play at the Australian Open because of rules over Covid-19 vaccinations, according to his father Srdjan Djokovic. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 11:52pm 

Snowed in at Britain's highest pub for three nights
Customers have spent three nights at the Tan Hill Inn in Yorkshire, after being snowed in by Storm Arwen. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 11:52pm 

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-Egypt: Leading activist found guilty after critical tweet
-Covid Omicron: No need to panic, South Africa minister says

Elliot Page posts impressive six pack on Instagram
We see you thirst trapping, Elliot Page! 
© 2021 CNN 4:12am 

-How to Shoot Beautiful Street Photography With a Leica 28mm Lens
-The best tech deals we found for Cyber Monday
-The Morning After: Was Black Friday 2021 quieter than usual?
-Sony's impressive WF-1000XM4 earbuds fall to a new all-time low of $218
-Bolt makes first acquisition with Tipser, launches ‘Remote Checkout’
-Giving Tuesday: Watch out for charity scams: Talking Tech podcast
-Samsung's Galaxy Watch 4 and wireless charger drop to $200 for Cyber Monday
-Particular Audience takes in $7.5M to give retailers way to take on Amazon
-Melbourne-based mobile ordering platform Mr Yum lands $65M led by Tiger Global
-Seeking nominations for the power players in mobile esports
-Apple's second-gen AirPods are on sale for $100 right now

Steps axe their remaining tour dates due to further Covid cases
Two band members and some of their touring party have recently tested positive for coronavirus. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 3:42am 

Storm Arwen: I'm a Celebrity to return on Tuesday following storm damage
ITV confirm the show won't air on Monday but will be back on Tuesday following damage to the set. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 2:51am 

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-Politics latest news: Shorten booster jab gap to reduce omicron infection risk, says JCVI professor
-Food, gas prices pinch families as inflation surges globally
-Iran nuclear talks to resume in Vienna amid muted hopes
-Lambda, Mu ... Omicron? Why the WHO skipped 'Nu' and 'Xi' to name latest coronavirus variant
-Israeli PM urges world powers to resist Iran's 'blackmail'

Stubborn Black Caps earn thrilling draw against India in first test in Kanpur
Debutant Rachin Ravindra batted for 91 balls to help his side to a nail-biting draw in the first test in Kanpur. 
© 2021 0:31am 

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-Digital regulation must empower people to make the internet better
-Co-working and EdTech company Talent Garden acquires Hyper Island to scale online courses globally

Williams falls asleep during UK Championship defeat
Three-time world champion Mark Williams falls asleep in his chair during a surprise second-round defeat by Anthony Hamilton in the UK Championship. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 11:52pm 

Curry breaks his own three-pointer record in Warriors win
Stephen Curry inspires Golden State Warriors to a seventh straight victory as he scored 33 points in a 105-90 win over Los Angeles Clippers. 
© 2021 BBCWorld 11:52pm 

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