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President vowing new peace push leads in Cyprus re-election bid

President vowing new peace push leads in Cyprus re-election bid

Cyprus gears up for a presidential election next week with incumbent Nicos Anastasiades favourite to win as he pledges a fresh push to reunify the divided island after talks collapsed last year.

'The Shape of Water' wins PGA best film ahead of Oscars

'The Shape of Water' wins PGA best film ahead of Oscars

Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance ‘The Shape of Water’ took home best movie at the Producers Guild Awards on Saturday, putting it in pole position for Oscars glory in March.

Liberia's Sirleaf: Africa's first elected female leader

Liberia's Sirleaf: Africa's first elected female leader

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who shared the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize as a champion of women's rights, is stepping down after making history as Africa's first elected female president in Liberia.

US lawmakers in bid to end shutdown stalemate

US lawmakers in bid to end shutdown stalemate

US lawmakers will launch a last-ditch bid Sunday to end a budget impasse before hundreds of thousands of federal workers are forced to start the work week at home with no pay.

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege ends, all gunmen killed: govt

Kabul Intercontinental Hotel siege ends, all gunmen killed: govt

Afghan Special Forces ended an overnight siege at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel on Sunday, killing the last gunman from a group of three attackers who stormed the hotel, taking hostages and battling security forces for hours.

US government shuts down as Trump feuds with Democrats

US government shuts down as Trump feuds with Democrats

The world’s most powerful government shut down yesterday after President Donald Trump and the US Congress failed to reach a deal on funding for federal agencies, highlighting America’s deep political divisions.

Brasilia closes LatAm’s largest rubbish dump

Brasilia closes LatAm’s largest rubbish dump

One thing the designers of Brazil’s modernistic capital Brasilia forgot to map out in their intricate plans was where to put the rubbish.

Tens of thousands gather for anti-graft rally in Bucharest

Tens of thousands gather for anti-graft rally in Bucharest

An estimated 30,000 people gathered yesterday evening in Bucharest to demonstrate against Romania’s leftist-liberal government and its controversial justice reform.

Valletta is officially Europe’s Capital of Culture

Valletta is officially Europe’s Capital of Culture

Tiny Malta is once again prepared to punch above its weight, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said yesterday, as Valletta was officially inaugurated as the European Capital of Culture.

Germany’s SPD leaders upbeat on coalition talks

Germany’s SPD leaders upbeat on coalition talks

Senior members of Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) said yesterday that they are confident that the party would approve the start of formal coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives at a special congress today.

Macedonians stuck between patriotism and pragmatism over nation’s name

Macedonians stuck between patriotism and pragmatism over nation’s name

When Macedonia declared independence in 1991, the new country chose a name that evoked the past glories of its most famous claimed son, Alexander the Great.

Paul Bocuse, the ‘Pope’ of French cuisine, dies at 91

Paul Bocuse, the ‘Pope’ of French cuisine, dies at 91

Paul Bocuse, one of the greatest French chefs of all time, died yesterday aged 91 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.

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