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Pakistan plane carrying 48 crashes, reportedly on fire

Saddha Batolni (Pakistan) (AFP) - A Pakistani plane carrying 48 people crashed Wednesday in the country's mountainous north and burst into flames, authorities said, as rescue workers pulled dozens of …

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Donald Trump has named a former Guantanamo general to head the Department of Homeland Security and a climate denier to head the Environmental Protection Agency.

Brasília (AFP) - Brazil's Supreme Court Wednesday overruled a bid to suspend the powerful Senate speaker from his position as he faces trial for alleged embezzlement, offering some relief to the …

New York (AFP) - President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday selected a political ally with close ties to China as ambassador to Beijing, stressed his determination to create US jobs and revealed he …

Following a crushing defeat in the weekend's referendum, Italy's Matteo Renzi has formally resigned as prime minister.

Hamburg (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry held fresh talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Germany Wednesday but no breakthrough emerged on efforts to halt the fighting in the …

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