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African nations demand Trump apology over slur

African Union countries have demanded that Donald Trump “retract and apologise” for comments reportedly referring to African nations as “shitholes”. After an emergency session to discuss Mr Trump’s remarks, a group of 54 African ambassadors to the United Nations said it was “concerned at the continuing and growing trend from the US …

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China tanker fire: Bodies found as Sanchi still burns

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSalvage workers managed to board the burning oil tanker on Saturday Salvage workers have managed to board a burning oil tanker off China’s coast, recovering the bodies of two crewmen before smoke forced them to leave. The Sanchi is still ablaze one …

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Donegal winner scoops Lotto jackpot worth €4.4m

There was one winner of tonight’s Lotto jackpot worth €4.4m.  The winning ticket was sold in Lifford, Co Donegal. The winning numbers were 1, 2, 7, 33, 34, 40 and the bonus number was 6. Tonight’s jackpot has been rolling over since 23 December. The winning ticket was a quick …

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Chris Brown may face jail after monkey seized

US singer Chris Brown could face jail for not having a permit to own his pet capuchin monkey. California’s wildlife department seized the primate – named Fiji – from the star’s Los Angeles home after a video he posted on Instagram of his three-year-old daughter cuddling it drew half-a-dozen calls …

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