23 May 2021
BMX freestyle is one of the sports which should be making its Olympic debut this summer, if the virus-postponed Games do go ahead. Tokyo is holding test events without spectators, as organisers try out the health and safety protocols they hope will allow the Games to be held as scheduled. The test event was initially scheduled to be held in April but was postponed due to the rising virus cases in Japan.
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Around 300 inmates remained at large on Wednesday (July 6) after a suspected raid by Islamist Boko Haram militants on a prison in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Tuesday (July 5) night, an interior ministry official said. Shuaib Belgore, permanent secretary at the interior ministry, told journalists outside the 900-inmate prison that a security officer was killed during the raid and three others were injured.
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A finished skeleton of a Gorgosaurus dinosaur that roamed the earth 77 million years ago will hit the auction block at Sotheby’s New York later this month.
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