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Minister quits after claims of gold hairdryer and €550 bottles of wine

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 02:30
France's environment minister was forced to resign yesterday amid outrage over reports of lavish taxpayer-funded dinners, with wines costing up to €550 a bottle - as he was cutting spending as the parliament speaker.
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Salvini plots 'eviction' of European Travellers

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 02:30
Matteo Salvini, Italy's hardline interior minister, has sent a letter to provincial representatives requesting "a report on the presence of Roma, Sinti and Camminanti settlements" in their territories within two weeks.
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Ursula von der Leyen confirmed as EU president - but what does it mean for Ireland?

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:40
Former German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has been elected as the next European Commission President.
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Healthy girl, 4, left brain damaged and severely disabled after woman injected her with insulin

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 18:02
A woman has been found guilty of injecting a healthy four-year-old girl with insulin, leaving her brain damaged and severely disabled, UK prosecutors said.
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Thief found guilty of murdering former Bond actor he poisoned with date rape drug after meeting on dating app

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 09:06
A THIEF has been found guilty of killing a former Bond actor with the same chemsex drug he sold to serial killer Stephen Port.
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Conjoined twins separated after more than 50 hours surgery in London

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 08:54
Rare conjoined twins have been separated at a world-leading hospital in London, surgeons have announced.
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Relatives of Germany's last Kaiser want to return to palace

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 02:30
The descendants of the last German Kaiser are locked in a legal battle to reclaim thousands of valuable artworks and historical artefacts from the German state, it has emerged.
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Italian police seize missile, automatic weapons, and Nazi material during raid on far-right suspects

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 17:06
Police in northern Italy have detained three men, including one linked to a neo-fascist Italian political party, after uncovering a huge stash of automatic weapons, a missile and material featuring Nazi symbols.
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'Wicked' sex predator serving life for murder of barmaid today admits killing Irish woman (55) in her London home

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 16:36
A "wicked" sex predator serving life in prison for the brutal murder of a barmaid today admitted stabbing a retired civil servant to death in her own home just weeks earlier.
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Reporter who Boris Johnson conspired to have beaten up demands apology

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 07:51
A journalist who Boris Johnson discussed helping a friend to have beaten up has called for an apology from the Conservative leadership front runner.
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Germany calls for 'coalition of the willing' in EU to take in migrants

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 02:30
Germany has called for a "coalition of the willing" to take in migrants rescued while attempting to cross the Mediterranean to Europe.
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'Europe of defence is France's priority' - Macron calls for closer military ties

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 02:30
Emmanuel Macron presided over a show of European force at France's annual Bastille Day military parade yesterday, calling for a "Europe of defence" alongside German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other European leaders.
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Holidaymakers warned about toxic algae as two men killed

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 02:30
Holidaymakers heading for the beaches of northern France this summer have been warned about a green tide of potentially toxic sea lettuce that may have been responsible for the deaths of two men.
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WATCH: Theresa May lets her hair down as she dances to Abba at festival

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 14:20
Theresa May let her hair down by throwing some shapes to Dancing Queen on a busy weekend for the outgoing British prime minister.
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'We all loved her to bits' - TV presenter and Youtube star Emily Hartridge killed in accident

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 13:51
Television presenter and Youtuber Emily Hartridge has died following an accident.
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Man charged with murder of heavily pregnant woman and manslaughter of her baby

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 11:38
A 25-year-old man has been charged with the murder of heavily pregnant Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and the manslaughter of her baby son Riley, Scotland Yard has said.
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Obituary: Eva Mozes Kor

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 07:00
Eva Mozes Kor, who has died aged 85, was an Auschwitz survivor who lost 49 family members in the Holocaust, but angered many fellow victims of the Nazis with her willingness to forgive her persecutors.
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A trial without evidence - the world should know

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 07:00
We fell in love as teenagers and set out to explore the world. Last month, we met again in a courtroom. I was in the public gallery. He was charged with planning to overthrow his government by force - and now he and his 15 co-defendants risk spending the rest of their lives in one of Europe's largest maximum security prisons - a concrete complex surrounded by high walls and wire fences. Mass murderers and rapists are held here, but also critics of the Turkish regime.
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Ex-TV presenter Leslie on sexual assault charge

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 02:30
Former television presenter John Leslie has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman.
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New PM faces 'very serious reality check' on negotiations - Varadkar

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 02:30
The next British prime minister is going to face a "very serious reality check" on Brexit, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said.
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