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41 die in Siberia after drinking bath oil for alcoholic kicks

At least 41 residents of the Siberian city of Irkutsk have died after drinking scented bath oil in a desperate search for an alcoholic...

Kurdish militants claim responsibility for Istanbul attack that killed 38

An offshoot of the militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) claimed responsibility on Sunday for twin bombings that killed 38 people and wounded 155 outside...

Pope Francis extends Catholic priests’ power to forgive abortion

Pope Francis has extended indefinitely the power of Catholic priests to forgive abortions, making the announcement in an apostolic letter released Monday. It continues a...

Russian helicopter crash kills 19 in northwest Siberia

Nineteen people were killed when a helicopter carrying oil and gas field workers crashed in a remote area of Siberia, Russian investigators said Saturday. The...

Putin ally tells Americans: vote Trump or face nuclear war

Americans should vote for Donald Trump as president next month or risk being dragged into a nuclear war, according to a Russian ultra-nationalist ally...

Rockets hit Turkish fish store near tourist town in Antalya: Dogan

Two rockets, apparently aimed at a fuel tanker, hit a fish store and open ground near a resort town in the province of Antalya...

Truck bomb attack on soldiers kills 18 in southeast Turkey

Ten Turkish soldiers and eight civilians were killed on Sunday when suspected Kurdish militants detonated a five-tonne truck bomb that ripped through a checkpoint...

Explosion hits near police station close to Istanbul airport

A suspected car bomb exploded close to a police station near Istanbul's Ataturk airport on Thursday and at least one person was seriously wounded,...

Fighting in Turkey’s Kurdish southeast kills 20 militants, two soldiers –...

Fighting in Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast has killed 20 militants and two soldiers, security sources said on Monday. Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) rebels in the...

British fighters intercept Russian bombers near UK airspace

Britain scrambled Typhoon fighters from Scotland to intercept two Russian bombers near British airspace on Thursday, the Ministry of Defence said. The fighters, from RAF...

‘Fake Sheikh’ reporter goes on trial accused of tampering with evidence

Mazher Mahmood, one of Britain's best known undercover reporters renowned for his "fake sheikh" sting operations that have even caught out royalty, tampered with...

Paris to open first migrant camp by October

Paris will house close to 1,000 migrants in two camps to tackle the growing number of men, women and children fleeing war and poverty...

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