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The tax trick

July 30, 2017 - 6:17pm
The chunk of global wealth illegally stashed in tax havens is a big feature of the modern economy.
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German cable car collision leaves dozens stranded in mid-air

July 30, 2017 - 3:54pm
Fire crews in Cologne use a crane to reach passengers trapped over the River Rhine.
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Israeli soldier who killed wounded Palestinian attacker loses appeal

July 30, 2017 - 2:37pm
A court upholds an 18-month sentence for Elor Azaria, who killed a wounded Palestinian attacker.
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Maryam al-Otaibi: Saudi anti-guardianship campaigner freed from detention

July 30, 2017 - 2:36pm
Maryam al-Otaibi was detained in April after fleeing her father's house to live independently.
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Venezuela election: Violence on polling day

July 30, 2017 - 1:12pm
Protesters blocked roads and clashed with security forces as voting started to elect a new legislative body.
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Konstanz nightclub shooting: Gunman opened fire 'after argument'

July 30, 2017 - 11:28am
The shooter was an Iraqi Kurd who was the son-in-law of the nightclub's owner, investigators say.
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Qatar crisis: Saudi-led allies stand firm

July 30, 2017 - 11:05am
Four Arab nations boycotting Qatar say it must respond to their 13 demands before any dialogue.
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Hot air balloon 'record broken' in France

July 30, 2017 - 10:35am
Enthusiasts in France claim they've flown 456 hot air balloons from an air base in France.
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India heroin bust: Coastguard seizes 1,500kg of drugs

July 30, 2017 - 10:06am
The haul was worth $550m, with the coastguard calling it India's largest-ever single drugs seizure.
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Laurianne Rossi, French MP, punched in Paris market

July 30, 2017 - 9:31am
Laurianne Rossi says her attacker expressed anger at President Macron's policies.
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Bangladesh police arrest four in 'shaved heads' student rape case

July 30, 2017 - 8:49am
Images of an alleged rape victim and her mother caused outrage when shared online.
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