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Family traced after plea over watch from torpedoed SS Athenia

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:37
An appeal for information about the original owner of a watch gifted to a Scottish museum helps reunite members of his family.
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Is free trade good or bad?

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:14
Free trade has been a dominant part of the post-WW2 global economy, but it is now being challenged.
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Tsukiji fish seller: 'My family has sold tuna for 170 years'

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:09
As Tokyo's legendary fish market prepares to move, a third-generation tuna seller tells his story.
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Travelling from China to London

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:07
China has launched a direct rail freight service to London, as part of its drive to develop trade.
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Happy 100th

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:06
With more and more people expected to live until 100, how does that affect our working lives?
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'Inspiring, determined, kind': Who are these London schoolgirls describing?

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 17:02
Some of the British schoolgirls who met Michelle Obama in 2015 pay tribute to the outgoing US first lady.
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Russian Dissident Artist Will Seek Asylum in France - New York Times

Google News France - Tue, 2017-01-17 15:52

New York Times

Russian Dissident Artist Will Seek Asylum in France
New York Times
Now, Pyotr Pavlensky, Russia's best-known anti-government performance artist, has fled to France, where he intends to seek political asylum. Russian authorities questioned Mr. Pavlensky and his partner, Oksana Shalygina, last month after an actress at ...

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Russian Dissident Artist Will Seek Asylum in France

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 15:51
The authorities in Russia questioned the performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky and his partner after an actress accused them of sexual assault.
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The disaster effect

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 15:48
How Australia's deadliest train crash - 40 years ago on Wednesday - reshaped its response to disasters.
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Syrian conflict: What's left of Aleppo's Great Mosque?

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 14:13
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen has visited the site of Aleppo's Umayyad Mosque to see what's left after the war in Syria.
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Challenges Await Antonio Tajani, the European Parliament’s New President

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 14:00
Mr. Tajani was elected president of the European Parliament as the organization confronts tests to its relevance.
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Libyan’s Rendition Case Against Britain Can Proceed, Court Rules

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 13:58
The court’s decision overturned an earlier High Court ruling that said Abdel Hakim Belhaj could not sue the British government or a former foreign secretary.
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Drone footage shows huge Antarctic ice crack

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 13:55
Aerial video shows a huge ice crack which is forcing British Antarctic Survey staff to leave their base.
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German Court Rejects Effort to Ban Neo-Nazi Party

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 12:40
Germany’s highest court said that the far-right National Democratic Party did not pose sufficient danger to democracy even though its principles violate the Constitution.
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Veteran Times Reporter Denied Entry to Turkey

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 12:22
The action against Rod Nordland, a longtime foreign correspondent, appeared to be part of a broader crackdown against the domestic and foreign press.
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Putin Says Accusations in Trump Dossier Are ‘Clearly Fake’

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 12:16
President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia dismissed the allegations in a political memo and said the effort to compile such a document was further evidence of the political decay of the West
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Watch Rae Sremmurd Report the Weather on French TV - Pitchfork

Google News French - Tue, 2017-01-17 12:16

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Watch Rae Sremmurd Report the Weather on French TV
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Rae Sremmurd recently made an appearance on French television channel TMC, performing songs off their album SremmLife 2, as Miss Info points out. They also briefly filled in as guest weathermen. For just under two glorious minutes, Slim Jxmmi and Swae ...
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European Court Orders Russia to Pay U.S. Families Whose Adoptions It Blocked

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Tue, 2017-01-17 11:06
Russia said it would appeal the ruling of the European Court of Human Rights within the next three months, but it could ignore the decision outright.
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Martin Bashir: 'Unity' call on Reformation anniversary

BBC News - Tue, 2017-01-17 11:05
The Archbishops of Canterbury and York urge Protestants to "repent" for their part in historical Church divisions.
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France creates a special visa for entrepreneurs, engineers and investors - TechCrunch

Google News France - Tue, 2017-01-17 11:03

TechCrunch

France creates a special visa for entrepreneurs, engineers and investors
TechCrunch
Just in time before the 2017 presidential election in France, the current French government wanted to announce one last thing to foster French startups. The French Tech Visa is a new program for foreign tech talent. It's an easier way to get a four ...

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