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Islamic State in Afghanistan ‘in touch with UK cells’

Islamic State in Afghanistan ‘in touch with UK cells’The British government has revealed that Islamic State fighters in Afghanistan are communicating with cells in the UK and western Europe with the potential to carry out attacks.

Nazanin now has ‘big brother in playground’

Nazanin now has ‘big brother in playground’Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe threatened to go on hunger strike as she was taken back to prison in Iran, but has a “big brother in the playground” now that Jeremy Hunt has taken over as foreign secretary, her husband has told Sky News.

Germans told to ‘get off sofa’ amid far-right protests

Germans told to ‘get off sofa’ amid far-right protestsGermans have been urged to “get off the sofa and open the mouth” as the nation’s foreign minister suggested his countrymen are too lazy when it comes to battling racism.

Egypt finds village that ‘predated pharaohs’

Egypt finds village that ‘predated pharaohs’The Egyptian government has found one of the oldest villages ever in the Nile Delta, dating back to before the time of the pharaohs.

10 hurt and four missing as boats collide head-on

10 hurt and four missing as boats collide head-onTen people have been injured and four others are missing after two private boats collided head-on in southern California.

Rival protests over migrants row in Germany

Rival protests over migrants row in GermanyThousands have marched through a German city after racist violence flared up following the arrest of an Iraqi and a Syrian over a fatal stabbing.

Belfast man seriously hurt after he is bitten by shark

Belfast man seriously hurt after he is bitten by sharkA Belfast man has been bitten by a shark as he tried to pull it from the water during a fishing trip.

U2 cancel Berlin gig after Bono loses his voice

U2 cancel Berlin gig after Bono loses his voiceU2 frontman Bono has been forced to cancel a Berlin gig just four songs in to the show after losing his voice.

Nazanin ‘wishes she’d never been released’

Nazanin ‘wishes she’d never been released’Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe wishes her temporary release from an Iranian jail had not happened, her husband has revealed.

McCain tributes echo with criticism of Trump

McCain tributes echo with criticism of TrumpA memorial service for senator and war hero John McCain was marked by the presence of three former presidents – and the absence of the current one.