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Wednesday, 04 August, 2021, 11:01 GMT
South Korea's first woman president takes office
South Korea's first female President, Park Geun-hye, has taken the oath of office and urged North Korea to abandon its nuclear ambitions and promised a new era of economic prosperity.
Asteroid whizzes past, meteor rattles Urals
Astronomers say an asteroid has whizzed safely past Earth over the Indian Ocean, as injured Russians recovered from a separate meteor's sonic boom over the Ural mountains.