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Migrant crisis dominates as EU holds final summit of 2015

17 December 2015

migrant crisis-global news-people re-el magazineGermany and several other nations are to discuss with Turkey ways of settling thousands of Syrian refugees….read more



Climate deal ‘to keep rises well below 2C’

12 December 2015

paris-global news-people re-el magazineOrganisers of climate talks in Paris have released details of a proposed landmark deal to curb climate change….read more



Paris attacks ‘ringleader’ Abdelhamid Abaaoud evaded Athens police

9 December 2015

Abaaoud-global news-people re-el magazineGreek police tried to capture the suspected ringleader of the Paris terror attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud,….read more



San Bernardino shooting: Policeman speaks of carnage at scene

4 December 2015

police-global news-people re-el magazineOne of the first police officers to respond to deadly shootings at a social service centre in California has spoken of….read more



Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to give away 99% of shares

2 December 2015

zuckerberg-global news-people re-el magazineFacebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan say they will give away 99% of their shares in the company….read more



Turkey ‘will work’ to calm tension over downed Russian jet

27 November 2015

russian bomber-global news-people re-el magazineTurkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu has said Ankara “will work with Russia and our allies to calm tensions” after….read more



Turkey ‘downs Russian warplane on Syria border'(Video)

24 November 2015

aircraft-global news-people re-el magazineThe Turkish military has reportedly shot down a Russian military aircraft on the border with Syria….read more



Paris attacks: Brussels on highest terror alert

21 November 2015

Paris attacks-global news-people re-el magazineBelgium has raised its terror alert in the Brussels region to the highest level, warning of a “very serious” and….read more



Paris attacks: Key questions after Abaaoud killed

20 November 2015

parisbataclanafp-global news-people re-el magazineFrance and neighbouring countries are on high alert after the Paris attacks, which killed 129 people and….read more



McDonald’s China heritage outlet criticised

18 November 2015

mackdonald china-global news-people re-el magazineThe opening of a McDonald’s outlet in the home of former Taiwanese leader Chiang Ching-kuo in Hangzhou,….read more



What happened at the Bataclan?(Pictures and Video)

16 November 2015

paris-ganman-global news-people re-el magazineA black Volkswagen Polo pulled up outside the Bataclan concert hall at 21:40 (20:40 GMT) on Friday, and….read more



Paris attacks: Dozens dead and Bataclan hostage stand-off

14 November 2015

paris attacks-global news news-people re-el magazineFrance has declared a national state of emergency and has closed its borders after at least 40 people were killed….read more



‘Major disturbance’ and fires at Christmas Island detention centre(Video)

9 November 2015

christmas islands-global news-people re-el magazineInmates have lit fires at Australia’s Christmas Island detention centre in a “major disturbance” that is….read more



Myanmar to vote in first contested election in 25 years

8 November 2015

Myanmar-global news-people re-el magazineVoters in Myanmar are due to cast their ballots in a general election – the first openly contested poll in 25 years….read more



Indonesia volcanic ash grounds tourists for third day

5 November 2015

Bali-global news-people re-el magazineTourists and travellers in Indonesia have been stranded for a third day, as volcanic ash has forced the closure….read more



United States: Eight Things We Learned From The Detroit Bankruptcy

3 November 2015

detroit-voit-le-bout-du-tunnel_article_landscape_pm_v8Detroit’s historic trip through Bankruptcy Court ended in December 2014 with the confirmation of the City’s Plan….read more