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US Issues Travel Warning On China

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The democrat-controlled US House of Representatives have voted to end a partial government shutdown but the move looks certain to be vetoed by President Donald Trump.

German Politicians Hacked

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Hundreds of German politicians including Chancellor Angela Merkel have had personal details hacked and published online.

Denmark Train Accident Kills Six

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Six people have been killed in a train accident on the great belt bridge in Denmark.

Brazil’s New President Promises To Build “Society Without Division”

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Brazil's new far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has used his inaugural speech to promise to build a "society without discrimination or division".

Japan’s Emperor Delivers Final New Year Message

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Japans Emperor Akihito has delivered his final New Year's greeting before his abdication at the end of April, telling tens of thousands of flag-waving well wishers that he was praying for peace.

Vatican Spokesman, Deputy Resign

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The spokesman for the Vatican and his deputy resigned suddenly on Monday.

Russia Blast Kills Four

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Rescuers in the central Russian city of Magnitogorsk are still searching for survivors after an explosion devastated a block of flats, killing at least four people.

Bangladesh PM Wins Third Term

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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has won a third straight term, sealing a landslide with almost all the seats in parliament, while the opposition rejected the result as rigged and called for a fresh vote.

Sports: Mayweather Goes Up Against Nasukawa In Exhibition Match

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Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa has vowed to "take down" boxing legend Floyd Mayweather in their three-round exhibition match in japan on Monday.

Brexit Minister Fox Says Brexit Faces 50-50 Chances

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Senior Brexiteers Minister Liam Fox says there is a 50-50 chance the UK will not leave the EU on 29 march if MPs reject Theresa May's Brexit deal next month.

U.S. Partial Govt Shut Down Continues

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A partial us government shutdown is likely to continue into next week amid an impasse over funding for president trump's proposed Mexico border wall.

North Korean Defectors Personal Data Leaked

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Almost 1,000 North Korean defectors have had their personal data leaked after a computer at a South Korean resettlement centre was hacked.

US Shutdown Impasse Over Trump's Wall Drags On

2 weeks ago /

A partial US government shutdown is likely to continue into next week amid an impasse over funding for President Trump's proposed Mexico border wall.

Pope Francis Calls For Fraternity Among People

3 weeks ago /

Pope Francis has called on the world to work beyond differences and institute reconciliation in war-torn countries.

Indonesia Tsunami: Fears Of New Wave As Anak Krakatau Volcano Seethes

3 weeks ago /

Coastal residents near Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano have been warned to keep away from beaches amid fears it could trigger a new tsunami.

New EU Referendum Would Break Faith With Britons, May To Warn MPs

1 month ago /

Holding another referendum on the EU would "break faith with the British people", Theresa May will warn MPs.

'Yellow Vest' Protesters Defy Government To Gather In Paris

1 month ago /

"Yellow vest" protesters have gathered in Paris and other cities for a fifth consecutive Saturday of demonstrations.

Brexit: Theresa May Won't Lead Conservatives Into Next Election

1 month ago /

Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will not lead the Conservative Party into the next general election.

Japanese Prosecutors Charge Ex Nissan Chief With Financial Misconduct

1 month ago /

Japanese prosecutors have formally charged ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn with financial misconduct for under-reporting his salary and also served him a fresh warrant on separate allegations. With this development the tycoon may spend Christmas in cell.

Mukwege, Murad Receive Nobel Peace Prize

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Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidis activist Nadia Murad, a sex slave survivor, were presented with the Nobel peace prize on Monday, as they challenged the world to combat rape as a weapon of war.