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    UK's prince Philip apologises to woman injured in car accident

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:26pm on January 27, 2019

    Britain's prince Philip has said he is ‘deeply sorry’ about the injury suffered by a woman in a car crash he was involved in over...

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    Germany should phase out coal mining by 2038

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:39am on January 27, 2019

    Germany should end all coal mining for electricity production by 2038, a government-appointed commission said Saturday, laying out a roadmap to phase out the polluting...

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    Pope defends migrants, marginalised

    Agence France-Presse . Panama City | Updated at 12:00am on January 27, 2019

    Pope Francis railed Friday against the marginalization of convicts and others who society has deemed ‘sinners,’ and staunchly defended migrants as he joined hundreds of...

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    Two UN peacekeepers killed in Mali: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Bamako, Mali | Updated at 01:27am on January 26, 2019

    Two UN peacekeepers died and several were wounded on Friday in central Mali after their vehicle hit a mine, the UN Mission in Mali said...

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    ‘We are losing the race’ on climate change: UN chief

    Agence France-Presse . Davos, Switzerland | Updated at 12:46am on January 26, 2019

    The world is ‘losing the race’ against climate change, UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Thursday, demanding bolder action from governments to arrest runaway warming....

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    Queen urges divided Britons to seek common ground

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2019

    Queen Elizabeth has sent a delicately coded message to Britain’s factious political class over Brexit, urging lawmakers to seek common ground and grasp the big...

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    Toxic substances found in nappies in France

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 12:35am on January 24, 2019

    A variety of potentially toxic substances, including glyphosate, has been found in babies’ nappies in France, according to a study published on Wednesday by the...

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    Momentum gathers behind British lawmakers’ bid to stop no-deal Brexit

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2019

    An attempt by British lawmakers to prevent a no-deal Brexit was gaining momentum on Wednesday after the opposition Labour Party said it was highly likely...

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    EU pushes for crackdown on ‘golden visas’

    Agence-France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2019

    The European Union will urge member states Wednesday to crack down on schemes to grant ‘golden visas’ to foreign investors, warning they bring corruption and...

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    Hundreds of suspected slavery victims left ‘in limbo’ by UK failings

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:26am on January 23, 2019

    Hundreds of suspected victims of slavery in Britain are living ‘in limbo’ and risk being retrafficked due to long delays in the system that identifies...

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