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King Felipe to meet party leaders in last-ditch effort to form a government

KING Felipe VI has called yet another round of one-to-one talks with all Spain's party leaders to check whether there may be any way of ...
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The largest collection of fruit trees in Portugal is in the Algarve, and the largest collection in the Algarve is at the Agricultural Experiment Centre in Tavira where 120 varieties of almond trees,
The following is a statement from the Chinese Embassy in Georgetown. Chinese Embassy in Guyana solemnly states that the report “Chinese Embassy container imports attract GRA’s attention” by Kaieteur N
The organizers of a longstanding German charity fancy-dress ball dubbed “Negerball” decided to change the event’s name after it provoked a heated social media discussion following a com
Three years ago, Russia launched its operation on Crimea seizure. Russian special forces without any insignia were deployed. The Kremlin was grinning at the whole world, daring anyone to try to "
A UK national has been detained in London on suspicion of carrying out a cyber-attack last year that left 1 million Deutsche Telekom customers without service. At the time, German Chanc
It was 'business as usual - day 2'  on the Ria Formsa island of Culatra today as an intimidating Maritime Police force stood by and watched members of Polis spray numbers on a further 19 propert
Government greenlights investment stimuli for four projects.
One limiting factor is the lack of money for a more rapid construction of roads.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine February 23 adopted in first reading bill No.6010 on simplification of procedures for the banks’ capitalization and restructuring, according to an UNIAN corresponde
President Andrej Kiska returns two amendments about regional elections for re-negotiations, informed the SME daily.
This issue will be part of settling the relationship between the EU and Great Britain.
The heart-pounding moment a passenger jet lost part of its landing gear on touchdown at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport has been captured on film by a passenger. Read Full Article at RT.c
A livestream video of a giraffe giving birth is back online after being earlier removed from YouTube for reportedly containing “nudity” and “sexually explicit content.” Read Full Articl
As around 400 anti-oil protestors gathered in front of parliament today, representatives from AMAL, the Algarve mayors group, were being engaged in a discussion with a committee of MPs that focused o
Five mobile pumps will be coming for Georgetown under a US$4m deal with India and regions 2, 3, 5 and 6 will also benefit.
Ukraine’s key creditor, the International Monetary Fund, has noted significant progress in its cooperation with Ukraine, as well as in part of Kyiv’s implementation of a reform program, ap
Video speculates about what would have happened if Slovaks had stood up against Adolf Hitler.
Fidelis Soriwei, Abuja The Indepedent National Electoral Commission on Thursday said that it would prosecute 25 employees of the commission who were indicted by the report of the Joint Police/DSS Spec
Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State on Thursday in Akure formally handed over government to Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN) as the new governor of the state. Speaking at the handing over ceremony, Mimi
Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over the kidnap of two German archaeologists, Prof. Peter Breunig and Mr Johannes Behringer in Kadar
US President Donald Trump said he wanted to rebuild the nuclear arsenal to ensure it was at the “top of the pack,” arguing the US has fallen behind in nuclear capabilities. Read Full Ar
The Independent National Electoral Commission has approved November 18, 2017, for the conduct of the Anambra governorship election, INEC National Commissioner, Solomon Soyebi, said. Soyebi made this k
President Donald Trump’s new tax reform legislation should pass Congress by August, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday, Anadolu reports.
The storm which swept over the Netherlands on Thursday evening led to some problems on the roads but there was...
Almost half of the Ukrainian citizens have said they are not willing to take part in any mass protests, while those who said they are, want to do it in a peaceful manner, according to a survey by Kyiv
Leicester City Football Club has tonight (Thursday) parted company with its First Team Manager, Claudio Ranieri. – Leicester City Football Club announces the departure of Claudio Ranieri –
Azerbaijani mixed martial arts fighter Neriman Abbasov won the tournament MMA Fights Night Global 59 in Russia, APA's Moscow correspondent reports.
Leicester have sacked manager Claudio Ranieri following a string of bad results, which have left the club’s Premier League future in doubt. The 65-year-old Italian enjoyed a fairytale success at
Fifteen soldiers were killed and 19 wounded in a attack by “terrorist elements” in western Niger, authorities said Thursday. “A Niger army patrol was attacked by terrorist elements a
A Jesus Christ statue was beheaded for the second time in as many weeks outside an Indianapolis church as part of an ongoing wave of religious vandalism, according to local reports. Re
German police have detained a young man after finding chemicals used for making explosives in his apartment. The suspect admitted that he planned a bomb attack on police officers or sol
According to the verdict of the Regional Criminal Court in Vienna in the case of an extradition arrest of Ukrainian businessman Dmytro Firtash, the latter will remain in custody at the request of the
Syrian rebel fighters supported by the Turkish military have seized the center all of the strategic northern Syrian town of Al-Bab from Islamic State extremists (IS, ISIS/ISIL), accordi
Last spring, the Rakvere meat processing plant shipped a sample container to New Zealand that has now led to the first orders. The projected monthly sales volume is 100 tons.

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