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Published: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:57:36 +0200

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Warning: Canada is not what you think it is, ey

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:50:00 +0200

If you assume Canada is a welcoming haven from the bile and divisiveness in the age of Trump, you may be mistaken.



India’s in orbit over record launch of 104 satellites

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Last June, India set a national record after it successfully launched a rocket carrying 20 satellites, including 13 from the US.



White House tries to insulate Trump from Russia scandal

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:29:00 +0200

​The White House battled Tuesday to insulate Donald Trump from a scandal over his top aide's contacts with Russia.



Kim Jong-un's half-brother assassinated in Malaysia, according to South Korean media

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:30:00 +0200

Officials in Seoul and Kuala Lumpur could not confirm the death of Kim Jong-Nam, once seen as heir apparent in the North.



Grammys: Adele wins big, Beyoncé delivers powerful speech and performance

Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:12:00 +0200

Adele on Sunday triumphed once again at the Grammys with five awards for her latest blockbuster album of ballads.



Ever-vigilant Polisario Front is taking no chances

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Morocco insists the territory is an integral part of its kingdom but the Algerian-backed Polisario Front demands a referendum on self-determination.



Sahrawis divided by a mined wall

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

A dangerous physical barrier stands between people wanting to be reunited with their families.



Jovenel Moise sworn in as president of Haiti

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 18:21:00 +0200

Moise, who has never held political office, took the oath at a ceremony at the country's National Assembly.



EU seeks deals to staunch Libya-to-Italy migrant route

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

"The central Mediterranean route that runs predominantly from Libya to Italy was on the agenda at the EU summit in Valletta"



Trumpism hurts Brand America

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Barack Obama did much to repair the US’s image internationally but that is being rapidly undone



Christian crusader in teen abuse scandal

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:30:00 +0200

Lawyer accused of savagely beating schoolboys in his care with up to 800 strokes for ‘sins’



God save the Queen: Trump's visit should be downgraded to spare Queen - ex-official

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 13:59:00 +0200

More than 1.6 million people have signed a petition to cancel the state visit.



#ThankYouSally: Trump fires chief US lawyer over travel ban defiance

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 11:29:00 +0200

In a caustic statement, Trump's White House said acting attorney general Sally Yates had "betrayed" the Department of Justice



Elon Musk’s Trump outreach is angering the resistance

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:16:00 +0200

The founder of SpaceX and Tesla wants to influence policy from the inside. Many fans aren’t OK with that.



Trump's controversial immigration order restricted by several judges

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 22:04:00 +0200

Executive order restricting immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries dismissed in at least four states.



Veteran British actor John Hurt dies

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 09:43:00 +0200

Oscar-nominated British actor John Hurt, known for his roles in Elephant Man and Harry Potter, has died aged 77 after a battle with pancreatic cancer.



​Ravaged Aleppo shows off its wounds

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Because of Syria’s conflict, services remain suspended between Aleppo and other main cities.



​The law is hostile to a desperate Syrian teen and Swedish journalist

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The humanity of a Swedish journalist is on trial, illustrating just how indifferent authorities can be in the face of an overwhelming crisis.



What are the key points of Trump's executive orders on immigration?

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:42:00 +0200

​President Trump has signed two executive orders aimed at launching the construction of a wall on the Mexican border and restricting immigration.



Trump officially orders wall construction, angering Mexico

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:06:00 +0200

The US leader instructed officials to begin to "plan, design and construct a physical wall along the southern border".