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UN refugee agency: Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

(BBC) - A record 65.6 million people are either refugees, asylum seekers or internally displaced across the globe, the UN refugee agency said. The estimated figure for the end of...

Nigeria: Female suicide bombers kill 12

africanews.com:-Five female suicide bombers killed 12 people and wounded 11 in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state, police said on Monday. Borno state police spokesman Victor Isuku said the attacks took place...

Man killed as van hits London mosque crowd

BBC:-Prime Minister Theresa May says the terror attack near a north London mosque is "every bit as sickening" as recent ones to hit the UK. She was speaking after a...

Macron’s party wins clear parliamentary majority

BBC:-French President Emmanuel Macron's party has won a clear parliamentary majority, results show, weeks after his own presidential victory. With nearly all votes counted, his La République en Marche, alongside...
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Britain experiences hottest day of the year so far

Sky News:-Britain has basked in the hottest day of the year so far - and temperatures are expected to rise. The mercury peaked at 30.2C (86.36F) in Teddington on Saturday,...
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LGBT pride photo with Trump goes viral

Sky News:-A US teacher's photograph with President Donald Trump has gone viral due to his display of LGBT pride. The picture of Rhode Island Teacher of the Year 2017 Nikos...
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7 US sailors dead

(CNN)Seven missing sailors from the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments following the warship's collision with a merchant vessel, a US military official said. The Navy's 7th...

Matador killed in France bullfight

BBC:-A Spanish bullfighter has died after being gored during a festival in southwest France. Ivan Fandino, 36, caught his feet in his cloak and fell to the floor, where he...

Portugal forest fires kill 57

BBC:-A catastrophic forest fire in Portugal has claimed at least 57 lives, officials say. Most died while trying to flee the Pedrógão Grande area, 50 km (30 miles) south-east of...

Bill Cosby case: Judge declares mistrial after jury deadlock

BBC:-A US judge has declared a mistrial in the Bill Cosby sex assault case after the jury remained deadlocked for days. The seven men and five women were unable to...