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Europe

Real-life 'spiderman' scales building to save child dangling from balcony

Mamoudou Gassama, a migrant from Mali, is being praised after he scaled a building to rescue a 4-yr-old dangling from a balcony.

28 May 2018 12:36 PM

Savita's grieving father thanks Irish voters for overturning abortion ban

In referendum held on Friday, results announced on Saturday night, Irish people voted to overturn abortion ban by 66.4 pc to 33.6 pc.

27 May 2018 5:35 PM

Ireland overturns abortion ban in landslide vote

66.4 percent voted for removing the constitutional ban, while 33.6 voted against.

26 May 2018 11:57 PM

Ireland votes to repeal abortion ban by landslide, show exit polls

Among youngest voters, 18-24-year-olds, poll found that 87 per cent of respondents voted to allow abortion.

26 May 2018 11:30 AM

Iran nuclear deal: Signatories meet for first time after US pullout

The five signatories still committed to the agreement have said they want Iran to stay in the deal.

25 May 2018 3:50 PM

Russian military missile brought down flight MH17, say investigators

The Malaysian Airlines flight was blown out of the sky over conflict-wracked east Ukraine in 2014 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur.

24 May 2018 6:34 PM

London couple convicted of murdering nanny, burning her body in their backyard

The woman was obsessed with Boyzone's Mark Walton and suspected that the nanny was having an affair with him.

24 May 2018 6:11 PM

Two dead, 20 injured after train rams into truck in Italy

The incident occurred when the train hit a large truck that had stopped on a level crossing, causing three carriages to come off the rails.

24 May 2018 2:15 PM

Emmanuel Macron arrives in Russia for high-stakes talks with Putin

The trip, Macron's first to Russia as president, will see Iran's nuclear deal as well as conflicts in Syria and Ukraine being discussed.

24 May 2018 11:33 AM

In a first, UK woman tricks teenage daughter to travel to Pak, marry older man

The girl was betrothed to a man 16 years her senior on a visit to Pakistan when she was 13.

23 May 2018 12:44 PM

God made you, loves you this way: Pope Francis assures gay man

It is a striking statement of tolerance towards homosexuality, which the Church has condemned till now.

22 May 2018 8:05 AM

PM Modi says Putin talks ‘extremely productive’

Modi said India and Russia have been friends for a long time and have enjoyed an unbreakable friendship.

22 May 2018 7:04 AM

Modi lands in Russia for summit with Putin; nuke deal, Syria among issues

The 2 leaders will meet for 'agendaless' talks where deliberations on bilateral issues are likely to be very limited.

21 May 2018 12:42 PM

Passenger plane crashes in Cuba, killing more than 100 people

Emergency personnel combed through the wreckage, lending little hope that there could be other survivors.

19 May 2018 8:05 AM

2-yr-old Kurdish toddler dies in police chase near France-Belgium border

In the van intercepted by the police were 30 people including 26 adults, all of Kurdish origin and are now being questioned.

18 May 2018 1:15 PM

Indian-origin woman murdered in England home, hunt on for killer

The victim ran a local chemist's shop in Middlesborough with her 36-year-old husband, Mitesh, whom she met while studying in Manchester.

17 May 2018 8:39 PM

With friends like Trump, who needs enemies: European Union chief

'Looking at the latest decisions of President Trump, someone could even think with friends like that, who needs enemies,' Tusk said.

17 May 2018 9:37 AM

Macron calls up Trump, expresses worry over his Iran nuclear deal move

Macron called up Trump to say he’s very worried about tensions in Middle East after Trump's decision to withdraw from Iran nuclear accord.

13 May 2018 12:19 PM

Paris stabbing attack: 1 dead, 4 injured; ISIS claims responsibility

French President Emmanuel Macron said: 'France once again pays the price of blood.'

13 May 2018 8:14 AM

131 Indian-origin Brits on UK's organised crime gangs list: report

Albanians are UK's largest foreign-born criminal group, followed by Pakistanis, who are involved in the wholesale supply of heroin.

11 May 2018 9:15 PM