Loud fireworks and firecrackers in neighbourhoods that the birds tend to nest has been blamed for their sudden deaths.
The move comes after Scotland became the first country in the world to offer women free sanitary products. Other countries have followed suit and removed taxes.
The figures came as the UK changed its vaccinate rollout strategy to ensure more people receive a first dose earlier.
The teenagers and students were found dead on Friday after what is believed to have been a New Year's Eve celebration.
The Bosnian army was sent to erect tents as shelter for hundreds of migrants at the burnt-out Lipa camp after protests.
The ball is coated with a computerised system of LED lights.
Iraqis celebrated New Year's Eve with fireworks, songs, and dances in the celebration square in East Mosul as well as Khan Gumruk bazaar in West Mosul.
Divers jumped off the Cavour Bridge into Rome’s Tiber river on New Year’s Day, keeping up the annual tradition that has been going on for decades.
Since March, an 11-year-old boy in England has been sleeping out in his garden for a charitable cause, raising over €100,000 for a local hospice.
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It's a New Year's Day tradition in the Italian capital.
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Health authorities in Florida have reported finding evidence of a case of a newer, apparently more contagious strain of coronavirus which was first seen in England.
There wasn't much time to welcome 2021 in hospitals in Rome, where doctors and nurses continue to care for patients with serious cases of COVID-19.