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The United Nations is warning that 13 million people in Yemen are facing starvation. It's calling on the military coalition, led by Saudi Arabia, to...

Merkel’s Bavaria ally CSU suffer ‘massive losses’

Angela Merkel's sister party has suffered huge losses in Bavaria's state elections, provisional results suggest, in a blow to the German chancellor. The CSU is...

Trump: Climate change scientists have ‘political agenda’

US President Donald Trump has accused climate change scientists of having a "political agenda" as he cast doubt on whether humans were responsible for...

Papua New Guinea Maserati fleet for Apec raises questions

Papua New Guinea's government is under scrutiny for importing 40 luxury Maserati cars from Italy for the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit. The Quattroporte...

Investigation starts into dramatic Soyuz rocket breakdown

Russian officials are investigating the cause of a booster problem that forced a Soyuz rocket capsule to make an emergency landing just after launch. The...

Chinese man charged with US aviation ‘espionage’

The US justice department has announced charges of economic espionage against a suspected Chinese intelligence officer. Officials say Yanjun Xu tried to steal trade secrets...

Schoharie limo crash: Operator charged with homicide

The operator of a limousine company involved in a deadly crash in upstate New York on Saturday has been arrested on a charge of...

Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori arrested

Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of the former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori, has been arrested as part of an investigation into money laundering. Mrs Fujimori, who...

Afghanistan candidate, 32, among eight killed in Helmand attack

A young Afghan parliamentary candidate was among eight people killed in a suicide attack in the southern province of Helmand, officials say. The bomber blew...

Skripal attack: Second Russian Salisbury suspect named

The name of the second suspect in the Salisbury case is actually Alexander Mishkin, the BBC understands. The Bellingcat investigative website says the man who...

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Global Markets: Nikkei hits 27-year high on strong dollar, Wall Street gains

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei hit a 27-year high on Friday, taking heart from a boost for the dollar after the Federal Reserve chairman...

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European models of home ownership: so how do they do it in Italy? Even the Italian obsession with bricks and mortar has fallen foul of...