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First same-sex weddings in Germany, quiet LGBT revolution in Malta

Germany celebrated its first same-sex weddings after a new law came into force putting gay and lesbian couples on an equal legal footing with heterosexual couples.

EU seeks to resettle more North African refugees

The European Union unveiled a new plan to resettle at least 50,000 refugees, the majority of them from northern Africa.

IMF chief tells bankers to not dismiss cryptocurrency

Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, has a message for the world's central bankers: Don't be luddites.

Famous Dutch Princess Juliana airport ripped apart as Irma hits St Maarten

The world famous airport of St Maarten's, renowned for planes flying just metres above tourists' heads as they come in to land, has been devastated by Hurricane Irma .

European banks exit Honduras dam project

Two European development banks financing construction of a controversial dam project in Honduras have pulled out following the murders of local activists including Berta Caceres, a 2015 winner of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize.

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