Category: World

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staffJuly 20, 2018

Australian jihadist’s extradition rejected

A Turkish court has ruled against extraditing Australia’s most wanted jihadist, Neil Prakash, to face terrorism charges in his home ...

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staffJuly 20, 2018

BA emergency landing forces London Gatwick runway closure

The runway at Gatwick Airport had to be closed and flights were diverted after an inbound airliner requested an emergency ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Russia tests new nuclear weapons after summit with Trump

Russia’s military is testing an array of new nuclear and other weapons, from a high-powered laser weapon system to a ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Belgian airspace closed over computer glitch

Belgium on Thursday closed its airspace following a computer glitch linked to problems downloading data related to flight plans, said ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Macron unveils new face of France’s ‘Marianne’

Flowing curls of hair swept back from a resolute gaze under her cap: President Emmanuel Macron presented on Thursday a ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Turkey slams Israel’s controversial ‘Jewish nation-state’ law

Turkey on Thursday slammed a new law adopted by Israel’s parliament defining the country as the nation state of the ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Mild earthquake shakes Mexico City, residents evacuate buildings

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico City on Thursday morning, triggering the city’s seismic alarm and causing some residents to ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Italian PM calls for EU body to coordinate migrant arrivals

Italy has asked the European Commission to set up an agency to oversee the distribution of migrants rescued in the ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Archaeologists find ancient pottery workshop in Egypt

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient pottery manufacturing workshop dating to more than 4,000 years ago. Thursday’s statement by ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

New UK Brexit secretary set for Brussels talks

The UK’s new Brexit secretary is holding his first talks with the EU’s chief negotiator in Brussels. Dominic Raab was ...