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Italy Bridge: Rescuers search for survivors

Rescuers in the north-western Italian city of Genoa continue to search for possible survivors after the dramatic collapse of a motorway...


Italian bridge collapse kills dozens

Italian bridge collapse kills dozens A motorway bridge has collapsed in the northwest Italian city of Genoa, killing at...


Venezuela crisis: Maduro to curb fuel subsidies

Venezuela's president has said its subsidised fuel prices should rise, to stop smugglers cheating the country out of millions of dollars.


Turkey takes action in bid to curb currency crisis

Turkey's central bank has said it is ready to take "all necessary measures" to ensure financial stability after the collapse of the...


Spain festival collapse injures hundreds

More than 250 people have been injured, five seriously, after a section of wooden jetty collapsed at an urban sports and music festival...


Zimbabwe election: Inauguration delayed after result challenged

Sunday's inauguration of Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been halted after a legal challenge by the opposition against the...


Saudis to probe air strike child deaths

The Saudi-led military coalition has announced it will investigate an air strike in Yemen which killed at least 29 children.


US judge orders deportation plane turnaround

A federal judge has ordered a mother and her daughter be flown back to the United States, after learning they had been deported mid-appeal.


Legal abortion bill rejected in Argentina

Argentina's senate has rejected a bill which would have legalised abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. After a...


Entire Australian state now in drought

Australia's most populous state, New South Wales (NSW), is now entirely in drought, officials have confirmed. A dry winter...