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A man has been shot dead in Dublin in what police believe could be a reprisal for a murder at a boxing match weigh-in on Friday.
History, food, identity or perhaps bureaucracy?
Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia claims he was barred from boarding an Aeromexico flight because of his turban.
The US will help South Korea deploy an advanced missile defence system as soon as possible, officials from the Pentagon have said.
Some satirical floats in Germany spark criticism
Egypt's interior minister rejects accusations that security forces were involved in the killing of an Italian student in Cairo.
Canada will stop bombing targets in Syria and Iraq belonging to the Islamic State group by 22 February, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says.
A migrant boat capsizes off Turkey, killing at least 27 people who were trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos, Turkish media say.
Somali intelligence officials release a video showing a passenger being given a laptop they say concealed a bomb that blew a hole into a passenger plane.
What one woman did with a kangaroo carcass