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At least 27 people died 180 injured in fireworks accident at Bucharest nightclub

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A fire sparked by stage pyrotechnics at a nightclub in the centre of Bucharest has left at least 27 people dead and 180 injured. There were 300 to 400 people ...

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Angela Merkel under pressure to stem flow of refugees to Germany

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Angela Merkel is under mounting pressure to stem the arrival of refugees into Germany before an emergency summit of government leaders on how to deal with the crisis. The German ...

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Amazon wildfire destroys forest in Brazil

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Brazilian rangers, firefighters and indigenous communities are battling against a wildfire that has blazed for two months and devastated some of the last Amazonian forest in the northern state of ...

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17 dead in building collapse in China

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A two-storey building has collapsed while workers were trying to prop up the second floor during renovations in central China, killing at least 17 construction workers and injuring 23, officials ...

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1 dead and another trapped in New York building collapse

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One construction worker has been killed and another was hurt after a building in New York City partially collapsed. The eight-story building in midtown Manhattan is being demolished to make ...

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Volkswagen expects to ride out the emissions scandal

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For the first time in 15 years, Volkswagen’s quarterly accounts have landed in the red. Results published by the German car giant on Wednesday showed a loss of €3.5bn (£2.5bn) ...

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Leaked Jeb Bush campaign documents map out strategy to attack Marco Rubio

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A leaked campaign playbook for Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush has revealed a strategy that counts on denigrating rival Marco Rubio and calming donors about their beleaguered candidate’s weak performance ...

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Scottish Labour vows to restore tax credits

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Scottish Labour is to announce plans to restore tax credits for 350,000 working families in a bid to outflank the Scottish National party over the new tax powers coming to ...

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President orders special forces to fight against Isis in Syria

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The US is sending special forces to Syria to assist anti-government rebels in fighting the so-called Islamic State (IS), officials have said. There will be “fewer than 50” forces deployed ...

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Syrian missile attack on market kills at least 40 people

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At least 40 people have been killed and about 100 wounded after Syrian government forces fired missiles into a market near Damascus, according to a conflict monitor and a local ...

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