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Vietnamese authorities declare lorry deaths a 'humanitarian tragedy'

Vietnamese authorities declare lorry deaths a 'humanitarian tragedy'

Vietnam's Foreign Affairs Ministry on Saturday called the deaths of 39 people in a lorry container in England last month a ‘serious humanitarian tragedy’ ...

Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency seeking wall funds

Trump to sign border bill, declare emergency seeking wall funds

President Donald Trump will sign a border security bill to avert another government shutdown, but also declare a national emergency to try to obtain funds for his promised US-Mexico border wall ...

Philippines' Maoists declare traditional Christmas truce

Philippines' Maoists declare traditional Christmas truce

Philippine Maoist rebels declared a traditional Christmas truce on Friday after the government announced the same, calling off hostilities for six days.

Swiss declare Alps tamed as Gotthard rail tunnel opens

Swiss declare Alps tamed as Gotthard rail tunnel opens

Switzerland yesterday opened the world’s longest and deepest rail tunnel through the heart of the Alps