23 killed in ceramics factory fire in Sudan

Twenty-three people were killed and more than 130 injured when a fire broke out after a gas tanker exploded while unloading at a ceramics factory in the Sudanese capital Khartoum …

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Death toll from Mexican cartel gun battles rises to 21

A bloody weekend clash between Mexican security forces and drug-cartel gunmen left 21 dead and a shell-shocked city looking like a war zone. The violence began at noon Saturday when …

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Britain will leave EU by Jan. 31 – Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday said that Britain would leave the EU by Jan. 31 at the latest if his Conservative Party wins a majority in the election …

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Trump makes surprise visit to Afghanistan, meets president

U.S. President Donald Trump paid a surprise visit to Afghanistan on Thursday evening, meeting with his Afghan counterpart Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and spending Thanksgiving with U.S. troops stationed in the …

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Priceless diamond stolen in German museum heist

Diamond thieves stole three ‘priceless’ sets of 18th-century jewellery from a German museum in an early-morning raid. The Green Vault in Dresden has suffered an ‘immeasurable’ loss after burglars broke …

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One Dead, Six Injured In Suicide Bombing At Indonesian Police Station

A suicide bomber blew himself up at a police station in Indonesia on Wednesday, killing himself and wounding six others, according to authorities who described the 24-year-old attacker as a …

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Bolivia: Senator Jeanine Áñez declares self interim president

Bolivian opposition senator Jeanine Áñez has declared herself interim president of the South American country following Evo Morales’ resignation. Lawmakers from Mr Morales’ party boycotted the session, meaning there was …

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Jimmy Carter Hospitalised For Procedure To Relieve Brain Pressure

Former US president Jimmy Carter was hospitalised on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure after recent falls, his organisation said. The 95-year-old Nobel laureate spent three days in …

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EU agrees Brexit extension to January 2020

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday that the 27 countries that will remain in the European Union after Britain leaves agreed on Monday to accept London’s request for …

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French Assembly Approves IVF For Single Women

    France’s lower house of parliament approved Tuesday a sweeping bioethics bill to give single women and lesbians access to fertility treatments, a move which critics vowed to fight …

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