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World: Earth and all life upon it, including human civilization
The World is the Earth and all life on it, including human civilization. In a philosophical context, the "world" is the whole of the physical Universe, or an ontological world. In a theological context, the world is the material or the profane sphere, as opposed to the celestial, spiritual, transcendent or sacred spheres. "End of the world" scenarios refer to the end of human history, often in religious contexts.

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Djokovic beaten as Adria Tour's Montenegro leg scrapped [Video]

Djokovic beaten as Adria Tour's Montenegro leg scrapped

World number one Novak Djokovic discusses how one of his newly-created event's four legs has been scrapped due to coronavirus concerns.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 03:43Published
Djokovic relishing fan influx at charity tournament [Video]

Djokovic relishing fan influx at charity tournament

World number one Novak Djokovic is looking forward to returning to action in front of fans at the Serb's charity tennis tournament in Belgrade this weekend.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 04:52Published
Djokovic announces Balkans-based tour for June and July [Video]

Djokovic announces Balkans-based tour for June and July

World number one Novak Djokovic is bringing together some of the world's top tennis players for a series of matches to run from Jun. 13-Jul. 5 in the Balkan region.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:48Published
World champion Carlsen unveils online chess series [Video]

World champion Carlsen unveils online chess series

Magnus Carlsen gives his views on his new online chess series in an interview with Reuters.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 03:48Published

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