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PM May launches inquiry into Grenfell Tower disaster

UK PM urges ministers to show strength and unity

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday told her top team of ministers they needed to lead a show of strength and unity in...
Heavy rain batters Western Turkey; flash floods in Istanbul

Heavy rain batters Western Turkey; flash floods in Istanbul

Thunderstorms and floods in Western Turkey caused traffic chaos on Tuesday bringing major cities like Istanbul to a standstill. “This is a disaster’’, transport minister...
Britain faces economic ‘wobble’ after Brexit – Report

Britain faces economic ‘wobble’ after Brexit – Report

Britain’s decision to leave the European Union has already brought signs of a post-Brexit “wobble” in London’s economy, as growth in business activity slows...
European Court sentences baby to death

European Court sentences baby to death

A European Human Rights Court has given its verdict on a case of human rights that will compel a couple to allow their sick...
EU fines Google record $2.7bn in first antitrust case

EU fines Google record $2.7bn in first antitrust case

EU antitrust regulators on Tuesday hit Alphabet (GOOGL.O) unit Google with a record 2.42-billion-euro ($2.7 billion) fine, Reuters reported. The commission took a tough line...
UPDATE: Dozens still missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

UPDATE: Dozens still missing after tourist boat sinks in Colombia

Efforts to find 31 people still missing after a tourist boat capsized in northwest Colombia have been suspended overnight due to thunderstorms. At least 10...

Queen visits survivors of London tower block fire

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince William on Friday visited survivors of the blaze that ripped through a London tower block, killing 17 people and leaving...
Russia denies intelligence officer beheaded by IS in Syria

Russia denies intelligence officer beheaded by IS in Syria

The Russian Defence Ministry on Tuesday denied claims by Islamic State that it had beheaded a Russian intelligence officer who was captured in Syria...
Macron, 39 defeats Le Pen to become France’s youngest president

Macron, 39 defeats Le Pen to become France’s youngest president

Pro-European candidate Emmanuel Macron has won the French presidential election by a large margin, winning between 65 and 66 per cent of the vote,...
Angry protesters storm Macedonia parliament, 10 injured

Angry protesters storm Macedonia parliament, 10 injured

Protesters stormed into Macedonia's parliament on Thursday after an ethnic Albanian was elected as speaker. A brawl broke out injuring at least 10 people, including...