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Germany's Olaf Scholz talks energy

Germany's Olaf Scholz talks energy

Day two of his visit to the Gulf region has seen Scholz discuss LNG supplies in Abu Dhabi. Germany is desperate to replace Russia with a myriad of different gas suppliers.

Super Typhoon Noru heads Philippines

Super Typhoon Noru heads Philippines

Experts say Super Typhoon Noru is set to be the strongest storm to hit the Philippines this year. It is expected to make landfall not far from the capital, Manila.

Mines in Ukraine

Mines in Ukraine

The peace and quiet in the forests around Brovary is deceptive, said Mairi Cunningham of the Halo Trust. Speaking with DW by phone, she said she was there only a few hour ago.

"It's a perfectly peaceful, green area in the northeast of Kyiv where you don't see any traces of the conflict. I felt like I was far away from the war in Ukraine."

China cancels over 9000 flights

China cancels over 9000 flights

Amid speculation about China President Xi Jinping being under house arrest, Beijing has cancelled over 9,000 flights across country for unknown reason.

9,583 flights had been canceled nationwide as of 10:35 p.m. on Sept. 21, accounting for 59.66 percent of those total scheduled journeys of the day, reported China.com.