World News

23-Jun-2017

The Latest: Bombings at market in northwest Pakistan kill 15
The Latest on the day's attacks in Pakistan (all times local): 6:20 p.m. [read more]

Handling diamonds every day in Namibia a 'no-mistake job'
Dina Muhimba handles hundreds of diamonds every day in what she describes as a "no-mistake job." [read more]

The Latest: UAE minister: Qatar undermining reconciliation
The Latest on the crisis between Gulf Arab states and Qatar (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Turkey says it has no plans to shut down its military base in Qatar as demanded by Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that have cut [read more]

Germany rejects Turkish office's criticism of liberal mosque
The German government is strongly rejecting criticism — from a religious authority overseen by the Turkish government — of a new liberal mosque in Berlin where all Muslims can pray together.read more]

Paris tour bus crashes on bridge, injuring several people, reports say
A tourist bus crashed into a bridge in central Paris on Friday, injuring at least four people, according to multiple media reports.read more]

Al-Jazeera manager denounces Gulf demands for its shutdown
The acting managing director of Al-Jazeera's English language service on Friday denounced demands by Gulf Arab states involved in a dispute with Qatar for the network's shutdown as an attempt to suppress free expression.read more]

Norway to Brazil: Curb deforestation or we stop the money
The Norwegian prime minister has warned Brazil's president to stop deforestation or Norway will reduce its financial contribution this year.read more]

Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze
British authorities are studying samples of similar to that used on the west London apartment building that caught fire, killing at least 79 people.read more]

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