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Ursula von der Leyen victory greeted with delight — and dismay

Ursula von der Leyen’s narrow endorsement by the European Parliament was greeted by political leaders with a mixture of relief, delight and dismay. In Berlin,...

Macron demands explanation after arrest of Franco-Iranian researcher in Iran

French President Emmanuel Macron has demanded an explanation from Iran for their arrest of Franco-Iranian academic researcher Fariba Adelkhah. The 60-year-old anthropologist is a senior...

Merkel’s shaking episodes fuel debate about German power handover

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s bouts of shaking at public events are firing up a debate among some of her Christian Democrats about whether she...

NASA shake-up in new race to the moon

As NASA scrambles to meet U.S. President Donald Trump’s mandate to return humans to the moon by 2024, two longtime heads of NASA’s human...

Fans bid final farewell to Brazil music legend Joao Gilberto

Hundreds of mourners turned out on Monday (Jul 8) to bid a final farewell to Brazilian music legend Joao Gilberto at a public vigil...

Nintendo says to shift part of Switch console production out of...

Nintendo Co Ltd plans to shift part of the production of its Switch gaming console to Vietnam from China to diversify manufacturing sites, a...