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Cambodia sentences Australian to 30 years for drug trafficking

PHNOM PENH (Cambodia): An Australian woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison by a Cambodian court on Thursday, for attempting to smuggle almost...

Stolen in France, US$1.68 mil Impressionist work found in Ukraine

Ukrainian authorities said Tuesday they had found an oil painting by the French Impressionist Paul Signac, valued at US$1.68 million, which was stolen last...

Hundreds of dead dolphins wash up on French coast

NANTES (France): A record number of dead dolphins have washed up on France’s Atlantic coast in recent months after being caught in fishing nets,...

A Banksy rat? Tokyo city displays work ‘by famous artist’

Tokyo on Thursday displayed a drawing thought to be the work of Banksy, as the city’s mayor urged the famous and mysterious street artist...

Europe’s far-right touts ‘new European harmony’ in EU vote next month

PRAGUE (Czech Republic): Marine Le Pen, head of France’s National Rally party, on Thursday said Europe’s populist far-right parties are offering a “new European...

US tells pro-Maduro protesters to leave Venezuelan embassy

WASHINGTON (United States): The United States said Thursday that leftist activists defiantly occupying the Venezuelan embassy in Washington should leave and make way for...

Notre-Dame organ dusty but undamaged: Organist

Notre-Dame’s grand organ will be cleaned of dust but will probably not have to be taken apart after the inferno that ravaged the Paris...

Canada capital declares flooding state of emergency

OTTAWA (Canada): Ottawa’s mayor declared a state of emergency in the Canadian capital on Thursday in anticipation of rising flood waters and heavy rains. No...

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