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Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn resigns

September 23, 2015 0

Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn has resigned following the revelation that the firm manipulated US diesel car emissions tests. Mr Winterkorn said he was "shocked" by recent events and that the firm needed a "fresh […]

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Pope Francis Celebrates Mass in Eastern Cuba

September 21, 2015 0

Pope Francis landed Monday in the eastern city of Holguin, the second stop on a tour of the island nation, one day after meeting with the Castro brothers who have ruled Cuba since 1959. The […]

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Japan Passes Bill Lifting Military Restrictions

September 19, 2015 0

SEOUL— Japan’s Upper House of Parliament passed security measures early Saturday that ease some restrictions placed upon the military by the country’s post-World War II pacifist constitution. But it has been a more contentious legislative […]

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WAJA Condemns Military Take Over in Burkina Easo

September 19, 2015 0

The West African Journalists Association (WAJA) has described as shameful, the Military’s continued disruption of the freedom and happiness of the people of Burkina Faso.  The Military seized power on Wednesday after taking prisoner the […]

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Hungary police forced journalist to delete footage

September 16, 2015 0

ROSZKE, Hungary (AP) — The Associated Press is protesting the brief detention of one of its journalists by Hungarian police as he covered migrants crossing the border, saying he was forced to delete footage that […]

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EU Ministers Meet Monday on Migrant Crisis

September 14, 2015 0

WASHINGTON—European Union interior ministers are meeting Monday to discuss ways to spread responsibility for the seemingly endless flow of refugees into Europe.  The meeting in Brussels comes one day ahead of Hungary's promise to prosecute […]

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Germany to start temporary border controls

September 13, 2015 0

Germany is to introduce temporary controls on its border with Austria to cope with the influx of migrants, the interior minister has said. Thomas de Maiziere said refugees could "not choose" their host countries and […]

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