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British Airways says it is suspending flights to Cairo for seven days "as a precaution".In a statement, the airline said: "We constantly review our security arrangements at all our airports around the world, and have suspended flights to Cairo for seven days as a precaution to...
London, United Kingdom - Britain stands on the precipice of a new era in politics. The country's next prime minister is set to be announced as its people and institutions brace for withdrawal from the European Union. Brexit is the most fundamental shake-up of British trading, industrial and social life in decades. But the next prime minister, as with three...
At least 10,000 people took to the streets of Moscow to protest against the exclusion of most opposition-minded candidates from an election for the Russian capital's legislature. Election officials barred around 30 candidates, mostly opposition-leaning, from running for the 45-seat legislature on the grounds they failed to garner enough genuine signatures from voters to qualify. The barred candidates say they...
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage released by Iran's Revolutionary Guard-affiliated Fars news agency appears to show Stena Impero being seizedThe foreign...
A 65-year-old man has admitted making a fake bomb threat in the hope of getting a date with a flight attendant.The Serbian man's telephone call caused Lufthansa's flight LH1411 to be evacuated on Thursday before its take-off from Belgrade to Frankfurt. All 130 passengers and five crew...
Written by Oscar Holland, CNNLondon's mayor Sadiq Khan has blocked plans for a controversial tower known as the Tulip, saying the structure would be of "limited" public benefit and "detrimental" to the capital's skyline.In a letter explaining the decision, Khan said the proposal "would not constitute the high standard of design required," and that it would "cause harm...
(CNN) — Archaeologists working in Israel's Negev desert have discovered an ancient rural mosque, thought to be one of the earliest in the world.The mosque, which dates back to the 7th or 8th century, was discovered by researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority as they prepared to build a new neighborhood in the southern Israeli Bedouin city of...

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