Thursday, May 28, 2015
May 28, 20153:34 pm
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There are about 200,000 Methodist Church members in Britain, where Anglicanism is the major Protestant denomination.

May 28, 20153:12 pm
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The people were rescued in eight incidents near the islands of Kos, Lesbos and Chios, but it was not immediately clear where they were from.

May 28, 201511:18 am

It was the 62nd time the 89-year-old monarch has delivered the annual Queen's Speech, but this year's proposals have especially profound implications for the future of the United Kingdom she heads.

May 28, 20159:24 am
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Cardinal Pietro Parolin said he was saddened by the landslide decision, in which more than 62 percent of Irish voters said "yes" for same sex marriage.

May 26, 20159:40 pm
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State Prosecutor Friedrich Koehl said on Tuesday there had been at least 11 cases of smuggling between last fall and February.

May 26, 20159:56 am

According to the National Crime Agency, in Britain the number of women suspected of being trafficked for sham marriages in 2013 doubled from the year before.

May 25, 201510:02 am

The exit poll said 52 percent of the votes in Sunday's final round of the presidential election went to Duda and 48 percent to Komorowski.

May 25, 20157:20 am
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Under the referendum measure, the vote will be open to the same voters allowed to normally vote in British elections rather than rules that are used for European Parliament elections.

May 24, 20154:16 pm
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The party's acting leader, Harriet Harman, offered support for the vote in a commentary in the Sunday Times — a U-turn on Labour's previous stance.

May 24, 20153:00 pm
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Health Minister Leo Varadkar, who revealed he was gay in a radio interview in January, said the referendum resembled a "social revolution."

May 23, 20153:34 pm
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Ireland on Saturday begun counting ballots from its referendum to legalize homosexual marriages in the country.

May 23, 20152:26 pm

RTL said in a statement that the four newborns stood a strong chance of survival, but possible complications couldn't yet be ruled out because they were born in the 26th week of pregnancy.

May 22, 20159:18 pm
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The Eiffel Tower was closed to the public for most of the day on Friday as workers protested a rise in aggressive pickpockets around the landmark that attracts thousands of visitors daily.

May 22, 20153:45 pm

The organisation tweeted: "Prelim data now online 4.2 magnitude earthquake near Sandwich, Kent."

May 22, 20151:59 pm

Polls opened at 7 am (0600GMT) and close at 10 pm (2100GMT). Results will be announced Saturday.

May 22, 20159:31 am
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Cameron will use a summit in the Latvian capital between the EU and six former Soviet republics as an opportunity to sound out other EU leaders on his demands for changes that could influence whether Britain remains part of the 28-nation union.

May 19, 20154:21 pm

The judge said the bakery was a business, not a religious organization.

May 16, 201510:52 am

Xavier Bettel did so five years after Iceland's prime minister married her partner in the first same-sex wedding of a ruling government leader in Europe.

May 12, 20157:46 am
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European Union diplomat assures that refugees, migrants won't be forcefully sent back or harmed.

May 11, 20152:15 pm
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Sweden court rejected WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's pre-trial detention order appeal in the investigation of sex crimes.

May 11, 20159:50 am
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Andrzej Duda, Poland opposition's presidential candidate got a surprisingly strong vote count in the exit polls.

May 11, 201511:24 am
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Residents heard shots in the town of Wuerenlingen shortly after 11 pm Saturday, police said.

May 10, 201511:30 am
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"Five police officers were killed in a shootout with 'terrorists'" and some 30 were injured in the northern town of Kumanovo, Interior Minister Gordana Jankuloska on Saturday told reporters.

May 10, 201511:41 am
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Spanish military transport plane crashes near Seville airport on its way to being delivered to Turkey.

May 9, 20154:23 pm
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Cameron to from Cabinet with Conservative party MPs without any Liberal Democrat coalition considerations of the past.

May 9, 20152:32 pm
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The man who tried to smuggle his boy into Spain from Morocco has been detained.

May 9, 201512:45 am
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No political pundit could predict that Cameron would be able to form a majority government.

May 8, 20153:51 pm

The Russian spaceship which went out of control en route to the International Space Station crashed into the Pacific Ocean

May 8, 20152:13 pm
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Mhairi Black, SNP politician and youngest UK MP since 1667.

May 8, 20159:09 am
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Scottish National Party (SNP) has won all of the declared seats of the 2015 UK elections so far.

May 8, 20159:55 pm
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Cameron-led Conservative Party has won enough seats to form a clear majority.

May 8, 20157:23 am

The exit poll projected that PM David Cameron's Conservative Party is within touching distance of forming a new government.

May 7, 20159:46 pm

"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they attack you, and then you win," said Farage.

May 7, 20157:03 pm

One of the eight T-14s suddenly stopped while others drove on. The engine was still rumbling but it wouldn't move.

May 7, 20156:20 pm

If no party wins outright, it may take days or weeks of negotiation to forge a workable government.

May 7, 20158:47 pm

The airport was shut down when the blaze started in Terminal 3 just after midnight (2200 GMT).