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Published: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:45:28 +0200

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One man, one city, three evictions: The human cost of Rio's growth

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 17:05:00 +0200

A new short film follows the story of Altair Guimarães – evicted three times over three decades, most recently in the run-up to the Olympics.

Police suspect greed not terror in Dortmund team attack

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:43:00 +0200

Police commandos on Friday arrested a suspect behind a bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund's team bus indicating the motive was financial.

May’s poll bombshell a shrewd move

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The prime minister seeks a clear mandate from voters to pursue her ‘hard Brexit’ agenda

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn comes out fighting ahead of election

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:51:00 +0200

A new poll put the centre-left party 24 points behind Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives.

'Facebook killer' Steve Stephens commits suicide after brief chase — US police

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:28:00 +0200

Stephens had been the subject of a nationwide manhunt after allegedly killing an elderly man in and then posting a video of the murder on Facebook.

May calls for June election ahead of Brexit talks

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:28:00 +0200

Britain started the formal process of leaving the EU last month, but the negotiations are not due to begin for weeks.

French presidential elections: What you need to know

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:33:00 +0200

Candidates must convince voters they are best placed to solve the economic and security issues facing the country

Turkey: Referendum victory could hand power on a plate to President Tayyip Erdogan

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:09:00 +0200

Constitutional changes transform Turkey from a parliamentary system to an executive presidency with more powers

US-Russia relations in deep freeze?

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 21:15:00 +0200

The spike in Washington-Moscow tensions over Syria dominated the two countries' bilateral discussion on Wednesday.

Legacy of real ‘Uncle Tom’ to be repaired

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Henson’s departure partly explains why he is being honoured so late in his native country.

Two dead in apparent murder-suicide at San Bernardino school

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 20:22:00 +0200

Two other people, possibly students, were wounded and taken to hospital, city police chief Jarrod Burguan said.

State of emergency in Egypt after Islamic State church bombings kill 44

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 07:27:00 +0200

The attacks in the Nile Delta cities of Tanta and Alexandria followed a Cairo church bombing in December.

Army didn’t gas Syrians, claims Russia

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The UN doubts the explanation that Syrian airstrikes hit a store of rebels’ chemical weapons.

Erdogan blames 'murderer Assad' for suspected Syria chemical attack

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:45:00 +0200

At least 72 people, among them 20 children, were killed in Tuesday's attack in rebel-held Khan Sheikhun.

Brexit poised to turn UK politics and society on its head

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Conversely, the Liberal Democrats are seeking to make political capital through steadfast opposition to Brexit.

Brics joins the reigning world order

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Its pronouncements are meaningless, given the member nations’ proclivity to feed off one another.

What Phife taught me

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:29:00 +0200

Tribe fans Ofentse Mboweni and Luke Feltham revisited some of their favourite lines to reflect what these mean to them.

Four killed in attack on symbol of British democracy

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:34:00 +0200

Four people were killed and 40 injured after being run over and stabbed in a lightning attack at the gates of British democracy.

One shot, several injured in UK parliament "terrorist incident"

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:52:00 +0200

Prime Minister Theresa May was safe after the incident, a spokesperson for her office said.

US bans laptops, tablets on flights from Turkey and Arab world

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 16:59:00 +0200

Senior US officials told reporters that nine airlines from eight countries had been told to ban any device bigger than a cellphone or smartphone