Category: World

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staffJanuary 27, 2018

Czech president Zeman wins second term

Czech President Milos Zeman has won a second term in office following a tight run-off vote against rival Jiri Drahos. ...

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staffJanuary 27, 2018

Saudi billionaire Alwaleed Bin Talal freed after settlement

One of the world’s richest men, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, has been released two months after being detained in Saudi ...

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staffJanuary 27, 2018

Taliban kill 95 with ambulance bomb

A suicide bombing has killed at least 95 people and injured 158 others in the centre of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, ...

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staffJanuary 23, 2018

Mid-air collision kills four in Germany

A small plane and a helicopter have collided in south-western Germany killing four people, police say. A rescue helicopter which ...

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staffJanuary 23, 2018

Puerto Rico to privatize state owned power company

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Monday the island will privatize the assets of its state owned power company. Rossello ...

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staffJanuary 23, 2018

Peru passes law to build roads through Amazon’s remotest regions

Peruvian lawmakers approved a bill that will allow the government to build roads in remote regions of the Amazon rainforest ...

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staffJanuary 23, 2018

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics may open with North Korean performance

The Pyeongchang Winter Olympics could open with a performance of North Korean artists, a Seoul official suggested on Tuesday. The ...

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staffJanuary 23, 2018

Avalanche and volcano hit Japan ski resort

A Japanese soldier has been killed in an avalanche in central Japan that may have been triggered by a volcanic ...

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staffJanuary 21, 2018

Afghan hotel attack killed 14 foreigners

An eyewitness has told the BBC of the terrifying moment gunmen burst into Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel restaurant on Saturday. The ...

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staffJanuary 21, 2018

Turkish ground troops enter Syria enclave

Turkish ground troops have crossed into northern Syria as part of Ankara’s campaign to rid the border area of Kurdish ...