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Mnangagwa must defend ‘unverified’ election

Mnangagwa must defend ‘unverified’ electionIt was supposed to be a grand occasion, but just before the name of Zimbabwe’s new president was announced, the opposition MDC Alliance decided to make its own intervention.

Praying worshippers killed in suicide bombing

Praying worshippers killed in suicide bombingAt least 25 people have been killed after a suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Shia mosque in Afghanistan.

Man ‘who shot dead Bush’s ex-doctor’ kills himself

Man ‘who shot dead Bush’s ex-doctor’ kills himselfA man suspected of killing George H W Bush’s former doctor killed himself during a confrontation with authorities, police say.

May meets Macron to find way through Brexit impasse

May meets Macron to find way through Brexit impasseWho’d have thought Brexit would take us to the seaside?

Chile enacts historic ban on plastic bags

Chile enacts historic ban on plastic bagsChile has joined a growing number of countries to ban the commercial use of plastic bags.

Portugal heatwave sees temperatures near Europe record

Portugal heatwave sees temperatures near Europe recordPortugal’s heatwave is expected to bring temperatures close to Europe’s record of 48C.

Bin Laden’s mum breaks silence on ‘brainwashed’ son

Bin Laden’s mum breaks silence on ‘brainwashed’ sonOsama bin Laden’s mother has spoken to the media for the first time, insisting her son was a “very good kid” who was radicalised during his time at university.

May heads to Riviera summit with compromise hopes

May heads to Riviera summit with compromise hopesTheresa May heads to the south of France with president Emmanuel Macron for talks on Brexit, bolstered by the suggestion of compromise from Brussels.

Man with Down’s syndrome carrying toy gun shot dead

Man with Down’s syndrome carrying toy gun shot deadA 20-year-old man with Down’s syndrome and a form of autism has reportedly been shot dead by police in Sweden while carrying a toy gun.

Lady Gaga ‘devastated’ by Zombie Boy death

Lady Gaga ‘devastated’ by Zombie Boy deathLady Gaga has paid tribute to her Born This Way co-star after his sudden death, saying “we must save each other”.