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Italy says EU is responsible for bridge collapse in Genoa

Published: August 16, 2018, 6:04 pm

RomeItalian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has accused the EU of being responsible for the collapse of the Morandi bridge in the northern Italian city of Genoa killing at least 39 people this week.

Spanish Coast Guard brings another 500 migrants ashore

Published: August 16, 2018, 5:33 pm

MadridThe Spanish Coast Guard has brought more than 500 immigrants to Europe yet again. Some 284 people were taken to Motril, and 240 to Algeciras in the region of Andalusia.

Is a Swexit on the cards for Sweden?

Published: August 16, 2018, 3:58 pm

StockholmThe leader of the Swedish Democrats, Jimmy Åkesson has again called for a referendum on Sweden's exit from the EU.

South African water pollution at ‘criminal levels’ – expert

Published: August 15, 2018, 10:58 am

Due to corruption and ineptitude, South Africa's water crisis is deepening. Water expert Anthony Turton is campaigning for successive ministers of water and sanitation to be criminally prosecuted.

Car rams into cyclists in UK terror attack

Published: August 15, 2018, 10:57 am

A Sudanese immigrant is said to have been behind another terror attack on Westminster after smashing his car into 15 cyclists outside Parliament. He is known to police.

Masked gangs go on a rampage in Sweden

Published: August 15, 2018, 8:35 am

Swedish police reported multiple gangs of masked youths on a rampage across five major Swedish towns, burning cars in what seems like a coordinated action.

Afghan randomly stabs passersby in Perigueux

Published: August 15, 2018, 7:49 am

PerigueuxAn Afghan asylum-seeker was arrested in the southwestern French town of Perigueux, injuring four people including one seriously in a knife attack, police said Tuesday. French authorities said the attack was not terror related, because the attacker was "mentally unstable".

Africans not welcome in one of China’s biggest cities

Published: August 14, 2018, 9:35 am

GuangzhouLast month, several hotels in China's Guangzhou, the capital and most populous city of the province of Guangdong, posted notices refusing African guests, saying they were no longer welcome. Among those turned away at the door was a Ugandan magistrate.

Spat between Italy and UK intensifies over migrant taxi

Published: August 14, 2018, 9:06 am

The diplomatic spat between Italy and Britain over 141 migrants currently on board a Gibraltar-flagged vessel has taken a new turn after Italy demanded that Britain take in the migrants.

‘White farmers will not allow their farms to be stolen’

Published: August 14, 2018, 8:22 am

White farmers in the Eastern Cape of South Africa are unanimous in their rejection of the legalised theft of their farms and are preparing themselves to protect their legal property with everything at their disposal.