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Suspects in UK migrant truck tragedy charged in France

Suspects in UK migrant truck tragedy charged in France

Thirteen suspects arrested by French police over the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants in a refrigerated lorry in Britain have been charged with people trafficking, a judicial source said Saturday.

SpaceX, NASA to try again for landmark launch of two astronauts from Florida

SpaceX, NASA to try again for landmark launch of two astronauts from Florida

Elon Musk's private rocket company SpaceX was set for a repeat attempt at launching two Americans into orbit on Saturday from Florida for a mission that would mark the first spaceflight ...

Russian jets intercept US bombers over Black Sea

Russian jets intercept US bombers over Black Sea

Russian jets intercepted on Friday two US strategic bombers over international waters of the Black and Baltic Seas, the Russian Defence Ministry said.

Twelve migrants test positive for coronavirus at Mexican government shelter

Twelve migrants test positive for coronavirus at Mexican government shelter

Twelve migrants have tested positive for coronavirus at a government-run shelter in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez, the labour ministry said on Friday.

Merkel a 'no' for Trump's in-person G7 summit

Merkel a 'no' for Trump's in-person G7 summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will not attend an in-person summit of G7 leaders that US President Donald Trump has suggested he will host despite concerns over the coronavirus pandemic ...

Two British scientific advisers warn it's too soon to lift lockdown

Two British scientific advisers warn it's too soon to lift lockdown

Two scientific advisers to the British government have warned that COVID-19 is still spreading too fast in the country to lift the lockdown, with one describing it as a political decision.

Venice film fest a 'sign of hope' for world cinema

Venice film fest a 'sign of hope' for world cinema

The decision to hold the Venice Film Festival despite the coronavirus pandemic is being hailed as a ‘sign of hope’ for the movie world after months of closed cinemas, shuttered film sets and cancelled galas.

Hong Kong leaders say Trump 'completely wrong' for curbing ties

Hong Kong leaders say Trump 'completely wrong' for curbing ties

Senior Hong Kong government officials lashed out on Saturday at moves by US President Donald Trump to strip the city of its special status in a bid to punish China for imposing national security laws ...

Unrest flares in US cities despite arrest of Minneapolis policeman

Unrest flares in US cities despite arrest of Minneapolis policeman

The white former Minneapolis police officer shown in video footage using his knee to pin an unarmed black man's neck to the street was charged with murder on Friday in the man's death, an incident that has unleashed four nights of violent protests.

Outbound flights to resume from today

Outbound flights to resume from today

Pakistan will allow outbound international flights to resume from today, an aviation official said, after largely closing its airspace to commercial flights to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Brazil GDP shrinks 1.5% in first-quarter due to Covid-19

Brazil GDP shrinks 1.5% in first-quarter due to Covid-19

Brazil’s economy - Latin America’s largest- contracted by 1.5 % in the first quarter due to the shutdown triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, the government reported yesterday.

Budapest marks anniversary of Danube boat disaster

Budapest marks anniversary of Danube boat disaster

The Hungarian capital Budapest marked yesterday the anniversary of one its worst-ever shipping disasters, the sinking of a sightseeing vessel on the Danube which killed at least 27 people, mostly South Korean tourists.

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