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'Big obstacles' still in way of Germany coalition deal: Merkel

BERLIN, Jan 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the country's top parties still had "big obstacles" to surmount before reaching a new coalition d...More...

Three moderate earthquakes rattle Iran

TEHRAN, Jan 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - A series of moderate earthquakes shook Iran on Thursday but there were no immediate reports of victims or damage.

The strongest of t...More...

Israel approves more than 1,100 new West Bank settlement homes: NGO

JERUSALEM, Jan 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Israeli authorities have approved more than 1,100 new settlement homes in the occupied West Bank, the Peace Now NGO said Thursday, th...More...

World's largest solar thermal plant to be built in S. Australia

CANBERRA, Jan. 11, 2018 (BSS/Xinhua) - The world's largest solar-thermal power plant has been given development approval by the South Australian government.

Construc...More...

Armed robbers seize jewels worth '4 million euros' from Paris Ritz

PARIS, Jan 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - Armed robbers launched a spectacular raid on the world famous Ritz hotel in Paris Wednesday, making off with an estimated four million eur...More...

200 arrested, dozens hurt in Tunisia unrest

TUNIS, Jan 11, 2018 (BSS/AFP) - More than 200 people have been arrested and dozens of police hurt during clashes in Tunisia, the interior ministry said Wednesday, as ange...More...