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    At least 50 die in mosque suicide bombing in Nigeria

    At least 50 die in mosque suicide bombing in Nigeria


    At least 50 people are now feared dead after a suicide bombing at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, police have...

    At least 50 people are now feared dead after a suicide bombing at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, police have said.

    AO World swings to loss as investments and UK conditions drag on performance


    Retailer AO World has warned full-year profits will come in near the lower end of expectations after swinging to a half-year loss amid higher investments and tough UK trading...

    Retailer AO World has warned full-year profits will come in near the lower end of expectations after swinging to a half-year loss amid higher investments and tough UK trading conditions.
    At least 20 die in mosque suicide bombing in Nigeria

    At least 20 die in mosque suicide bombing in Nigeria


    At least 20 people are feared dead after a suicide bombing at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, police have...

    At least 20 people are feared dead after a suicide bombing at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, police have said.
    Christmas Tree arrives at White House for first Yuletide of Trump presidency

    Christmas Tree arrives at White House for first Yuletide of Trump presidency


    Melania Trump, joined by her son Barron, has continued a time-honoured tradition of first ladies receiving the official White House Christmas...

    Melania Trump, joined by her son Barron, has continued a time-honoured tradition of first ladies receiving the official White House Christmas tree.

    Canadian drugs firm accused of overcharging NHS for thyroid treatment


    A drugs firm overcharged the NHS by millions for an essential thyroid treatment, the UK’s competition watchdog has provisionally...

    A drugs firm overcharged the NHS by millions for an essential thyroid treatment, the UK’s competition watchdog has provisionally found.
    Germany's president to meet party leaders amid coalition talks deadlock

    Germany's president to meet party leaders amid coalition talks deadlock


    Germany's president is to meet with party leaders after talks to form a new government between Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc the left-leaning Greens and pro-business Free Democrats broke down earlier this...

    Germany's president is to meet with party leaders after talks to form a new government between Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc the left-leaning Greens and pro-business Free Democrats broke down earlier this week.

    Kingfisher’s Screwfix chain offsets French woes and weak B&Q sales


    Kingfisher has said it remains on track to meet full-year profit targets as strong growth at its Screwfix business helped offset falling sales at B&Q and a weak performance in...

    Kingfisher has said it remains on track to meet full-year profit targets as strong growth at its Screwfix business helped offset falling sales at B&Q and a weak performance in France.

    EasyJet suffers 17% profits fall but cheers ‘encouraging’ recent trading


    Budget airline easyJet has seen annual profits nosedive by 17% after taking a £101 million hit from the weak pound, but confirmed a boost from the demise of rivals and recent woes at...

    Budget airline easyJet has seen annual profits nosedive by 17% after taking a £101 million hit from the weak pound, but confirmed a boost from the demise of rivals and recent woes at Ryanair.
    Burma's treatment of Rohingya branded 'dehumanising apartheid'

    Burma's treatment of Rohingya branded 'dehumanising apartheid'


    Burma has subjected Rohingya Muslims to long-term discrimination and persecution that amounts to "dehumanising apartheid", Amnesty International has said in a...

    Burma has subjected Rohingya Muslims to long-term discrimination and persecution that amounts to "dehumanising apartheid", Amnesty International has said in a report.
    Zimbabwe's ousted vice president says Robert Mugabe should quit immediately

    Zimbabwe's ousted vice president says Robert Mugabe should quit immediately


    The Zimbabwe vice president whose firing kicked off the country's political crisis says President Robert Mugabe should heed the "clarion call" and resign...

    The Zimbabwe vice president whose firing kicked off the country's political crisis says President Robert Mugabe should heed the "clarion call" and resign immediately.
    Vladimir Putin indicates end to Russian action in Syria as he meets Bashar Assad

    Vladimir Putin indicates end to Russian action in Syria as he meets Bashar Assad


    Russia is about to end its military operation in Syria that tipped the scales in the devastating war in favour of government forces, President Vladimir Putin has...

    Russia is about to end its military operation in Syria that tipped the scales in the devastating war in favour of government forces, President Vladimir Putin has said.
    Branagh and Friel among winners of International Emmy Awards

    Branagh and Friel among winners of International Emmy Awards


    Kenneth Branagh won the International Emmy for Best Actor, while Anna Friel won the Best Actress trophy at the 2017 International Emmy Awards gala in New...

    Kenneth Branagh won the International Emmy for Best Actor, while Anna Friel won the Best Actress trophy at the 2017 International Emmy Awards gala in New York.
    Body of worker recovered after cosmetics factory blast

    Body of worker recovered after cosmetics factory blast


    Authorities have recovered the body of a male worker reported missing after two explosions and a fire at a New York cosmetics factory left 30 to 35 people injured, including seven firefighters caught in the second...

    Authorities have recovered the body of a male worker reported missing after two explosions and a fire at a New York cosmetics factory left 30 to 35 people injured, including seven firefighters caught in the second blast.
    US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians

    US ending temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians


    The Trump administration has said it is ending a temporary residency permit programme that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean...

    The Trump administration has said it is ending a temporary residency permit programme that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.