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Peruvian plane catches fire

There were no injuries among the 141 on board when the aeroplane landed at Jauja airport.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 3:32 am

Cyclone Debbie: Queensland braced for dangerous floods

A 1,300km (800 miles) area is at dangerous risk of flooding after Cyclone Debbie, authorities warn.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 2:20 am

Kasai unrest: UN experts found dead in DR Congo

The bodies of a US man and a Swedish woman are found two weeks after they were abducted.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:21 am

Trump signs order undoing Obama climate change policies

Environmentalists warn Mr Trump’s order will have serious consequences at home and abroad.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:19 am

Marine Le Pen on why the EU wants Brexit to be painful

Though the French presidential candidate still thinks Great Britain will negotiate a good deal.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:18 am

US bank Wells Fargo agrees $110m lawsuit settlement

America’s biggest bank agrees settlement in case of customers who had accounts opened without their consent.

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:09 am

Syria conflict: ‘Deal reached’ for four besieged areas

A truce is agreed to allow the evacuation from four besieged villages in Syria, reports say.

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:55 pm

Health and wealth

A new study says Canadian cystic fibrosis patients live 10 years longer than Americans.

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:49 pm

Nigerian student beaten in India in alleged racist attack

Video footage shows Endurance Amalawa being attacked by a mob in India.

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:44 pm

Loved and loathed

Yogi Adityanath: What kind of leader will the polarising new chief minister of Uttar Pradesh be?

Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:40 pm

World – Google News

Trump’s First 100 Days: White House on the defensive, again, over Russia – Washington Post


Washington Post

Trump's First 100 Days: White House on the defensive, again, over Russia
Washington Post
Here's where things stand heading into Day 69 of the Trump administration: As President Trump sought again to try to reset his governing agenda Tuesday, signing a sweeping executive order aimed at undoing his predecessor's environmental legacy, a new …
Devin Nunes Says He Will Continue to Lead Russia InquiryNew York Times
Devin Nunes Could Be Facing an Ethics Probe for Spilling SecretsDaily Beast
Republicans rally around Nunes as Russia firestorm spreadsPolitico
The Hill –Reuters –Slate Magazine –CNN
all 1,024 news articles »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 3:06 am

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall – Washington Post


Washington Post

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community grants so U.S. taxpayers, not Mexico, can cover the down payment on the border wall. The White …
Who'd gain from a Trump border wall? Hint: Not MexicoUSA TODAY
Trump Seeks Research, Education Cuts to Offset Defense BoostBloomberg
Trump tells senators: We can deal on health care 'very quickly'Politico
Breitbart News –The Hill –CBS News –Reuters
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Posted on 29 March 2017 | 2:46 am

Cyclone Debbie: Queensland braced for dangerous floods – BBC News


NEWS.com.au

Cyclone Debbie: Queensland braced for dangerous floods
BBC News
A 1,300km (800 miles) stretch of Australia's north-east coast is at dangerous risk of flooding after a powerful cyclone, authorities warn. Cyclone Debbie has caused major damage, torrential rain and power cuts to tens of thousands of homes. Australian
Cyclone rips off roofs, flings boats onto land in AustraliaFox News
Army assesses damage after storm 'absolutely smashes' north AustraliaReuters
Cyclone Debbie strikes Australia's coastline as thousands fleeThe Boston Globe
Yahoo News –Business Insider –Pittsburgh Post-Gazette –NEWS.com.au
all 1,373 news articles »

Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:17 am

Bodies of 2 UN Researchers Are Found in a Shallow Grave in Congo – New York Times


Hindustan Times

Bodies of 2 UN Researchers Are Found in a Shallow Grave in Congo
New York Times
UNITED NATIONS — In a village nestled in clouds in the thickly wooded hills of eastern Congo, Michael Sharp, a slight, bespectacled Mennonite from Kansas, looked perfectly at ease. That is how I remember him from a reporting trip to a village called
Bodies of 2 UN experts found in Democratic Republic of CongoCNN
Bodies of two UN experts found in DR Congo as violence spiralsYahoo News
Bodies of two UN investigators found in Congo: governmentReuters
NPR –Fox News –BBC News –Human Rights Watch
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Posted on 29 March 2017 | 1:06 am

US ‘Probably Had a Role’ in Mosul Deaths, Commander Says – New York Times


New York Times

US 'Probably Had a Role' in Mosul Deaths, Commander Says
New York Times
A man carried the bodies of people killed in fighting between Iraq security forces and the Islamic State in Mosul last week. Credit Felipe Dana/Associated Press. WASHINGTON — The senior United States commander in Iraq said on Tuesday that an American …
US denies changing rules for civilian deaths despite recent atrocity in IraqNew York Daily News
Panic spreads in Iraq, Syria as record numbers of civilians are reported killed in US strikesWashington Post
Mosul battle: US 'may be responsible' for civilian deathsBBC News
CNN –Los Angeles Times –The Hill –Business Insider
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Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:48 am

Russia’s protests show that a new generation is finding its voice – Washington Post


Washington Post

Russia's protests show that a new generation is finding its voice
Washington Post
Yevgenia Albats is editor-in-chief of the Moscow-based independent political weekly the New Times. She is the author of “The State Within a State: KGB and Its Hold on Russia — Past, Present, and Future.” On Sunday, more than 60,000 protesters took to
Putin Can't Stop the Growing Dissent Against His Corrupt RuleNewsweek
What Russia's Protests Mean For Putin's OppositionNPR
Vladimir Putin's inner circle: Who's who, and how are they connected?CNN
Chicago Tribune –Huffington Post –The National Interest Online –Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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Posted on 29 March 2017 | 12:10 am

Scotland Votes to Demand a Post-‘Brexit’ Independence Referendum – New York Times


New York Times

Scotland Votes to Demand a Post-'Brexit' Independence Referendum
New York Times
A pro-independence demonstrator outside Scotland's Parliament in Edinburgh on Tuesday. Credit Russell Cheyne/Reuters. LONDON — Only hours before Britain is to embark on its momentous journey out of the European Union, Scotland's Parliament on …
Scottish Parliament passes motion in favor of referendum on independenceWashington Post
Scottish Parliament Backs Bid For New Independence VoteNPR
Indyref2: All in the timingBBC News
NBCNews.com –ABC News –CBS News –Los Angeles Times
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Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:26 pm

Brexit: What do businesses want from Article 50 talks? – BBC News


BBC News

Brexit: What do businesses want from Article 50 talks?
BBC News
Prime Minister Theresa May is set to trigger Article 50 later, formally starting the process of the UK leaving the European Union. The next two years of negotiations will have far-reaching implications for British businesses and their staff. The three
We're about to find out exactly how populist Britain really isWashington Post
Britain Heads Into Unknown as May Signs Brexit TriggerBloomberg
May to fire starting gun on BrexitYahoo News
CNN –CNBC –The Boston Globe –NBCNews.com
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Posted on 28 March 2017 | 11:12 pm