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updated Tue. March 19, 2019

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:43:30 GMT
New Zealand prime minister says gunman who attacked mosques should not be given notoriety.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:02:24 GMT
Three people were killed and five injured in the shooting on a tram in Utrecht. police
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:28:06 GMT
Milan's famous La Scala scraps a partnership plan with Saudi Arabia after a public outcry.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:35:03 GMT
Mozambique President Filipe Nyusi says he has seen bodies floating in flooded areas near Beira port.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:09:14 GMT
Australia's PM asks that G20 leaders discuss "unrestricted" social media in the wake of the NZ attacks.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 02:07:53 GMT
Three people have died while residents in Nebraska and Iowa were forced to flee in historic flooding.

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:01:09 GMT
Paris comes top of a ranking of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:34:38 GMT
Rio wants to investigate the now cancelled contract of a private consortium for possible corruption. Brazil

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:54:25 GMT
Congolese star Koffi Olomidé is given a two-year suspended jail term by a French court. rape
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:13:10 GMT
The French government acts after businesses were vandalised on Paris's famed Champs-Élysées. protests police
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:36:37 GMT
Michael Wernick says he will retire because 'mutual trust' has been broken with opposition parties.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:02:29 GMT
French air crash investigators say there are "clear similarities" between two Boeing 737 Max crashes.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 19:10:32 GMT
Oyub Titiev gets four years in prison for possessing illegal drugs - a charge he says was trumped up. human rights Chechnya
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 18:54:15 GMT
A Puerto Rican woman has been sentenced for the 2005 killing of her husband that sparked a global manhunt.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 17:27:00 GMT
Berlin public transport gives women 21% off fares to highlight the gender pay gap.


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