Georgia clashes: Parliamentary speaker forced to resign

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRiot police block crowds storming parliament The speaker of Georgia’s parliament, Irakli Kobakhidze, has resigned after some 240 people were hurt in protests at the country’s parliament buildings. The protesters had demanded Mr Kobakhidze’s resignation as well as elections. The protests turned violent after the appearance of […]

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Van Gogh ‘suicide gun’ sold at auction

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Doubts have been raised over whether it is the same gun van Gogh used to kill himself The gun which Vincent van Gogh may have used to kill himself has sold for a €162,500 (£144,000; $182,000) – almost three times more than expected. The rusty revolver was purchased by a […]

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Three guilty over Kenya Garissa militant raid

Image copyright CGTN Africa Image caption Sahal Diriye Hussein, on the far right of the photo, was acquitted of conspiracy to commit the attack and belonging to a militant group Three men have been found guilty of charges relating to the Garissa University attack in Kenya in 2015. Rashid Charles Mberesero, Mohamed Ali Abikar and […]

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