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Soldiers will not shoot 'yellow vest' protesters, insists Macron

4 hours 54 min ago
Emmanuel Macron was yesterday forced to wade into an escalating row over claims that French soldiers have been authorised to open fire at today's "yellow vest" protests.
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Election surge for populist party in wake of terror attack

4 hours 54 min ago
The centre-right government in the Netherlands has lost its majority in the senate after voters flocked to a new populist party two days after a terrorist attack in Utrecht.
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Police break up mass 'social media brawl'

4 hours 54 min ago
Police in Berlin had to break up a mass brawl of more than 400 people - after fans of two rival social media influencers clashed in Germany.
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Italy welcomes Xi amid warnings by EU allies

4 hours 54 min ago
Italy gave Chinese President Xi Jinping a lavish welcome with an escort of guards on horseback usually reserved for visiting monarchs, shrugging off concerns of European leaders at the Asian power-making inroads in the continent.
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Two men arrested after five mosques in Birmingham had their windows smashed

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 18:14
Two men have been arrested this afternoon after five mosques in Birmingham had their windows smashed on Thursday morning.
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Utrecht shooting suspect has confessed, says prosecutors

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 15:14
The main suspect in a deadly shooting in a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht has confessed to the attack and said he acted alone, prosecutors announced.
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Irish businessman wins latest stage of divorce court fight with English wife

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:46
An Irish businessman has won the latest stage of a divorce court fight over money with his English lawyer wife.
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Convicted bomber names four men allegedly involved in 1974 IRA Birmingham pub attacks

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 14:32
A convicted bomber has named four men he claims carried out the 1974 Birmingham pub attacks after telling inquests he had been given permission to do so by the head of the IRA.
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Teacher sacked after calling one pupil 'paedophile', making explicit comments in class

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:45
A teacher has been sacked for a string of inappropriate classroom incidents, including one where he made beeping noises while holding a pedometer near a student to “suggest he was a paedophile”.
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Tributes paid to Libby Squire (21) after student's body found

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 07:16
Tributes have been paid to university student Libby Squire after her body was found in the Humber Estuary.
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27 years for teen who murdered Alesha (6)

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:30
The "calculating and remorseless" teenager who raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years as he admitted the crime.
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Children flee as driver sets school bus ablaze over migrant drownings

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:30
A bus full of schoolchildren was hijacked and set on fire by its own driver in an apparent protest against migrant drownings in the Mediterranean, Italian authorities said.
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British army readies 3,500 troops and sets up underground bunker to prepare for no-deal exit

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:30
The British army has set up a command centre in an underground bunker as part of contingency plans for the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal.
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Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out cancelling Brexit as he meets EC chiefs in Brussels

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:30
Jeremy Corbyn has twice refused to rule out revoking Article 50 and cancelling Brexit if he became prime minister.
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Michael Deacon: 'When the EU holds all the aces, the two of spades and a joker are not much use'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 02:30
Britain will hold all the cards. Michael Gove said that, during the referendum campaign. Britain will hold all the cards.
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Woman arrested after boy (7) stabbed to death on the street in Switzerland

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 17:24
A 75-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing a seven-year-old boy in the street, police in the north-western Swiss city of Basel said.
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Britain extends Northern Ireland talks, but no resolution seen

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:13
Britain sought to extend by five months the period for allowing a new devolved government to be formed in Northern Ireland, but parties in the province saw little hope a two-year deadlock would be broken.
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Teen (16) sentenced to life imprisonment for rape and murder of Alesha MacPhail (6)

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:40
The 16-year-old boy who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail has been locked up for at least 27 years.
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Man charged with murder of of French film maker in London

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 09:01
A man has been charged with the murder of a French film maker who was found buried in a shallow grave in her garden in west London.
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Teen to be sentenced for rape and murder of Alesha MacPhail

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 06:43
A 16-year-old boy who abducted, raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail will be sentenced today.
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