23 May 2017
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23/05/2017 10:49

Why Korea's 'film noir' movies are wowing Cannes

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Beyond the gleaming towers of modern high-tech Seoul, it is the dark past of South Korea's years of dictatorship, violence and upheaval that have inspired the country's staggering rise as a cinematic powerhouse.

23/05/2017 10:42

Ukraine backs tough TV language rules to limit Russian

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Ukraine's parliament ratched up its cultural war against Russia on Tuesday by backing television language quotas requiring major channels to broadcast at least three-quarters of their programmes in the Ukrainian language.

23/05/2017 10:38

Anguished search by families after Manchester attack

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Parents were searching desperately Tuesday for children caught up in the attack on a pop concert in the British city of Manchester, after police confirmed youngsters were among the 22 victims.

23/05/2017 10:36

Nokia, Apple bury hatchet in patent dispute

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Nokia and Apple said Tuesday they were burying the hatchet in a bitter patent dispute with a cooperation agreement and an undisclosed cash payment by the US tech giant to the Finnish group.

23/05/2017 10:33

Deadliest month for Syria civilians in US-led strikes: monitor

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US-led air strikes on Syria killed a total of 225 civilians over the past month, a monitor said on Tuesday, the highest 30-day toll since the campaign began in 2014.

23/05/2017 10:33

Palestinian stabs Israeli officer, is shot: police

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A Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded a border policeman in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya on Tuesday before being shot and wounded, police said.

23/05/2017 10:31

From rubber ducks to sausages, Luther mania sweeps German town

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Carrying an armful of "Luther Brodt" gingerbread to the cashier, Mikael Byrial Jensen admits sheepishly that Martin Luther would probably not have been impressed by the flood of souvenirs bearing his name.

23/05/2017 10:24

Celebrities voice horror, heartache at UK concert attack

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The suicide bombing at a concert by Ariana Grande in Britain that killed 22 people, including children, sparked an outpouring of grief and condolences from pop stars and other celebrities around the world.

23/05/2017 10:13

Hidden dragon: Cannes eyes elusive Chinese movie market

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Like an advancing army in a historical epic, the world's film studios are massing on the frontier of China's movie market, desperate to conquer the other side of the Great Wall.

23/05/2017 10:07

Deadly attacks in Europe since 2015

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The deadly bombing at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester which killed 22 people including children was the latest attack against targets in Europe, most of them by radical Islamists.

23/05/2017 10:06

Bahrain police fire on Shiite protest, one reported dead

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Bahraini police opened fire Tuesday on a protest by supporters of a top Shiite cleric, with at least one demonstrator reported dead in the latest unrest to hit the Sunni-ruled Gulf state.

23/05/2017 09:51

UN vows to tighten sanctions on North Korea

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The UN Security Council on Monday vowed to push all countries to tighten sanctions against North Korea as it prepared for a closed-door meeting called in response to the latest missile launch.

23/05/2017 09:40

Baby bump: China eatery in Japan soars on pregnant panda hopes

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Swelling hopes for a baby panda in Tokyo have bumped up the stock price of a Chinese restaurant chain in the area, with locals setting their sights on a flurry of tourists.

23/05/2017 09:38

Recent terror attacks in Britain

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At least 22 people were killed, including children, in a suicide bomb blast at the end of a pop concert by US star Ariana Grande in Britain's third city of Manchester.

23/05/2017 09:32

Ex-Barcelona president arrested in money laundering probe

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Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell was arrested on Tuesday in a money laundering operation related to image rights in the Brazilian national football team, a police spokesman told AFP.

23/05/2017 09:23

S. Korea fires warning shots at object flown from N. Korea

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South Korea fired warning shots Tuesday at a flying object that entered the country's airspace from North Korea across the Demilitarized Zone, Seoul's military said.

23/05/2017 09:22

Militant attack on Afghan army base kills 10 soldiers

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At least 10 Afghan soldiers were killed when militants attacked their army base in the southern province of Kandahar, the defence ministry said Tuesday, in the latest attack on Western-backed forces.

23/05/2017 09:22

Protester killed as police raid Bahrain sit-in: NGO

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A protester was killed Tuesday in a Bahraini police raid on a sit-in by supporters of a leading Shiite cleric put on trial in the Gulf state, a rights group said.

23/05/2017 09:17

China's trade with N.Korea falls as pressure mounts

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China's imports from North Korea fell in April to a near three-year low, data showed Tuesday, as Beijing faces calls to put more economic pressure on its nuclear-armed ally.

23/05/2017 09:16

IMF demands more from eurozone on Greek debt relief

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The IMF on Tuesday demanded more detailed commitments from the eurozone on debt relief for Greece before it could accept joining the country's latest bailout and end a year-long row with Europe.

23/05/2017 09:14

Car bomb kills four in Syria's Homs: state media

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A car bomb killed four people and wounded more than two dozen in Syria's third city Homs on Tuesday, state media said, days after the government regained full control.

23/05/2017 08:54

German business confidence hits highest level since 1991

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German business confidence soared in May to levels not seen in more than a quarter of a century, a monthly survey from the Munich-based Ifo institute showed Tuesday.

23/05/2017 08:47

US approves Sanofi, Regeneron arthritis drug

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US federal regulators have given the green light to French pharmaceutical company Sanofi and its US partner Regeneron to market a drug to treat the chronic inflammatory condition, rheumatoid arthritis.

23/05/2017 08:44

Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack

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US President Donald Trump on Tuesday condemned the "evil losers" behind a bomb attack at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester that killed at least 22 people.

23/05/2017 08:42

Militant attack on Afghan army base kills 10 soldiers

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At least 10 Afghan soldiers were killed when militants attacked their army base in the southern province of Kandahar, the defence ministry said Tuesday, in the latest attack on Western-backed forces.

23/05/2017 08:41

King Tut's bed, chariot to be moved to new Cairo museum

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The chariot of king Tutankhamun will roll through the Egyptian capital's streets on Tuesday, only on the back of a truck as curators transport it to its new home near the Giza Pyramids.

23/05/2017 08:39

Bahrain police open fire on Shiite sit-in: witnesses

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Bahrain police on Tuesday opened fire on a long-running sit-in in support of a leading Shiite cleric in the Sunni-ruled Gulf state, hit by years of unrest.

23/05/2017 08:39

Eurozone economy holds at six-year high in May

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The eurozone economy grew at its fastest pace in six years in May as job creation in Europe picked up to its highest level in a decade, a closely watched survey showed Tuesday.

23/05/2017 08:27

Parents, children panic as deadly suicide bomb strikes UK pop concert

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There was a blast and then chaos, as young fans of US pop star Ariana Grande fled in panic and parents searched frantically for their children, after a suicide bomb ripped through foyer of the Manchester Arena, leaving 22 people dead.

23/05/2017 08:16

World leaders condemn Manchester attack

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World leaders on Tuesday expressed shock and horror at the suicide bombing in Manchester which killed at least 22 people, including children.

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