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Malta let in 44 migrants from Alan Kurdi rescue ship

Forty-four migrants, including women and children, plucked from their stricken vessel in the Mediterranean arrived in Malta Tuesday after charity boat Alan Kurdi handed the...

Italy seeks fresh migrant clampdown as more boats arrive

Italy's government plans to throw more resources into its fight against boat migrants, an official said on Tuesday, as the number of new arrivals...

Alan Kurdi rescue ship picks up another 44 shipwrecked migrants

The migrant rescue boat Alan Kurdi has saved another 44 people, including women and infants, in distress on the Mediterranean, its operator German charity...

Four jailed for life over death of 71 in Austria migrant truck

Four human traffickers were jailed for life in a Hungarian court on Thursday for the deaths of 71 migrants whose decomposing bodies were found...

After waiting for decades, Muslims in Athens finally get a mosque

Without minaret or dome, the beige, rectangular structure in a former industrial area has none of the ornate grace typical of Islamic places of...

Pope issues new warning against fake news

Pope Francis on Saturday urged journalists to desist from publishing fake news, saying it could cause harm, and instead "take time to understand" issues...

Spanish police bust Bangladeshi-run migrant smuggling ring

Spanish police have smashed a Bangladeshi-run ring which smuggled more than 350 migrants from the Indian subcontinent into the country and gave them fake...

Notre-Dame fire in Paris, Macron vows to rebuild

A raging fire that tore through Notre-Dame Cathedral in central Paris was under control early Tuesday after the blaze brought its towering spire and...

Narendra Modi ‘looks forward’ to working with Macron

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi congratulated Emmanuel Macron on being elected as the president of France and said he looked forward to working closely...
GERMAN lawmakers

German lawmakers approve partial burqa ban

GERMAN lawmakers yesterday (27) approved a partial ban on the...