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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...

Britain set to begin disentangling itself from EU laws

Britain will begin the messy task of disentangling itself from EU laws today, as the first signs of hostility between London and Brussels emerged...

Prime minister Theresa May triggers Britain’s exit from the EU

Prime minister Theresa May formally began Britain's divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, saying there was "no turning back" from a decision pitching...
Abir Mukherjee (Photo credit: Nick Tucker)

Award-winning author: Attracting ethnic readers the cure for ailing industry

Award-winning crime novelist Abir Mukherjee has called for a greater representation of Asian stories within the British publishing industry. With growing competition from Amazon and...