Greens surge in Swiss general election

Image copyright AFP Image caption Green parties' gains would make them a major player in Swiss politics Green parties have made strong gains in Sunday's parliamentary election, according to initial projections. The anti-immigration Swiss People's…

Three dead in Chile supermarket fire amid riots

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionUnrest sparked by a metro fare hike continues in SantiagoThree people have been killed by a fire inside a supermarket in Santiago during a second night of…

US troops leaving Syria will go to Iraq…

Image copyright AFP Image caption US military vehicles have been seen leaving their bases in north-eastern Syria All US troops withdrawing from northern Syria are expected to be relocated to western Iraq, Secretary of Defense…

South Africa make dream start against Japan –…

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South Africa make dream start against Japan –…

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South Africa make dream start against Japan –…

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South Africa make dream start against Japan –…

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Petrol bombs tossed at police in HK clashes

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Some protesters tossed petrol bombs at a police station A group of hardcore protesters threw petrol bombs at a police station as violence flared in Hong Kong during a banned…