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    Rising tide: why the crocodile-like gharial is returning to India’s rivers

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    What happened behind the scenes filming Joel Edgerton for Australian Story

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    Ang Rita Sherpa, the first person to climb Mount Everest 10 times, dies at 72

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    Mount Everest: Nepal and China prepare to reveal new height after Covid delay

    Competing teams have both completed trips to the summit but plans have been disrupted by the pandemicSome time in the near...

    Why Covid school closures are making girls marry early

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