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Sudan crisis: Security forces condemned for violence against protesters Sudan crisis: Security forces condemned for violence against protesters
Sudan's military have been condemned for their violent attack on protesters in the capital, Khartoum, which reportedly left at least 30 dead. UN Secretary General António Guterres called for an independent investigation saying he was "alarmed" by reports that officers had opened fire in a hospital. The US said it was a "brutal attack" while the UK called it "outrageous". Sudan has been go...
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Donald Trump meets Queen at start of UK state visit Donald Trump meets Queen at start of UK state visit
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are meeting the Queen on the first day of their state visit to the UK. The pair are at Buckingham Palace for a private lunch and welcome ceremony. Mr and Mrs Trump arrived on Air Force One earlier on Monday and were taken to the US ambassador's home in central London, where they are staying. Minutes before touching down, Mr Trump crit...
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Dzerzhinsk explosion: Blast at Russian explosives factory injures 79 Dzerzhinsk explosion: Blast at Russian explosives factory injures 79
A factory explosion in the Russian city of Dzerzhinsk has injured 79 people and damaged 180 homes nearby. City officials say that the factory was used to produce and store high-explosive bombs for the military. They add that the processing facility at the JSC Kristall Research Institute plant has been completely destroyed by the blast. A factory official says five people were inside at th...
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Hungary boat crash: Strong currents hamper rescue efforts Hungary boat crash: Strong currents hamper rescue efforts
Rapid river currents are hindering rescue efforts in the Hungarian capital Budapest days after a tour boat sank. At least seven people died and more than 20 remain missing after a large vessel collided with the Hableany, or Mermaid, near the the Margit (Margaret) Bridge on the Danube on Wednesday. Relatives of South Korean victims have been arriving in Hungary. South Korea's foreign minis...
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Philippines sends tonnes of rubbish back to Canada Philippines sends tonnes of rubbish back to Canada
The Philippines has sent tonnes of rubbish back to Canada, after a weeks-long diplomatic spat that saw President Rodrigo Duterte threaten to "sail to Canada and dump their garbage there". The Philippines says the rubbish was falsely labelled as plastic recycling when it was sent to Manila in 2014. Canada has agreed to cover the full cost of its transfer and disposal. Some 69 containers of...
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New Zealand budget: National party denies hacking Treasury New Zealand budget: National party denies hacking Treasury
New Zealand's main opposition party has denied hacking into the government's computer systems to steal documents relating to the country's budget. The National Party, which leaked details of the budget two days ahead of schedule on Tuesday, said it got the information legitimately. On Wednesday the Treasury said its systems had been "deliberately and systematically hacked". It confirmed t...
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European elections 2019: Power blocs lose grip on parliament European elections 2019: Power blocs lose grip on parliament
The big centre-right and centre-left blocs in the European Parliament have lost their combined majority amid an increase in support for liberals, the Greens and nationalists. The centre-right European People's Party remains the largest bloc, and is expected to form a pro-EU coalition. The Liberals and Greens had a good night, while nationalists were set for victory in Italy and France. Tu...
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Woman of 102 suspected of care home murder in France Woman of 102 suspected of care home murder in France
A 102-year-old woman is suspected of having murdered her 92-year-old neighbour in a French retirement home. The suspected killer is now in a psychiatric hospital. Earlier she told one of the carers that she had "killed someone", a prosecutor said. A carer at the home in Chézy-sur-Marne, northern France, found the victim dead in bed, her face severely bruised. The cause of death was "stran...
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Russian city of Yekaterinburg rejects plan to build church in park Russian city of Yekaterinburg rejects plan to build church in park
Residents of Russia's fourth-largest city, Yekaterinburg, have rejected plans to build a church in a popular park, ending a week of unrest. The governor of the surrounding region, Sverdlovsk, said the church would not be built as a result of a survey conducted by an opinion pollster. The VTsIOM poll found 58% did not want St Catherine's Cathedral in the park. "This conflict is over, it's ...
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2019 Australia election: Liberal-National coalition secures majority 2019 Australia election: Liberal-National coalition secures majority
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has secured a majority government, capping off a shock result in Saturday's election. With 77.5% of votes counted, the Liberal-National coalition has now reached the 76 seats needed to control the lower house. The result has defied long-term polls that had predicted a Labor Party win for the first time in six years. Labor leader Bill Shorten has sa...
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