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BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

No fewer than 30 persons on Thursday night confirmed dead when a lorry struck a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in the southern French...
Brexit talks resume after Britain’s May calls for transition period

Theresa May becomes Britain’s PM, promise ‘one nation’ govt

Britain’s new prime minister, Theresa May, said she would lead a “one nation” government as she arrived in Downing Street, promising “a union between...
28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

A gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed at least 28 people and injured up to 60. The Istanbul governor...
BREAKING: British lawmaker dies after being shot and stabbed

BREAKING: British lawmaker dies after being shot and stabbed

A Labour MP and lawmaker, Jo Cox, has died after she was shot three times and repeatedly stabbed in a shocking attack as she...
UK unveils first Polymer note featuring Winston Churchill

UK unveils first Polymer note featuring Winston Churchill

The Bank of England on Thursday unveiled the full design of its first plastic banknote featuring U.K. wartime leader Winston Churchill. According to reports from...

British mosques order Muslim women to close their Facebook accounts, bans wearing of trousers

Muslim women should not wear trousers, leave the house without their husband's permission or use Facebook, according to controversial rules published by British mosques. The...
German parliament passes law subjecting pilots to drug tests

German parliament passes law subjecting pilots to drug tests

The German parliament has passed a legislation that imposes drug and alcohol tests on airline pilots. The legislation was in response to last year's crash...
EU to hold aviation security meeting

EU to hold aviation security meeting

Due to Tuesday’s bombing, European Union aviation security experts will next week discuss ways of strengthening airport security after the attacks in Brussels on...
UN releases $100m for aid operations in 9 countries

UN releases $100m for aid operations in 9 countries

United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon on Friday, released 100 million dollars from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for severely underfunded aid operations...
I’ll run for second mandate, says IMF boss, Lagarde

I’ll run for second mandate, says IMF boss, Lagarde

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, on Friday, said she would run for a second term. She said this in...