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'Forgotten island' in Venice where residents say they've been abandoned amid floods
All eyes have been on Venice after historic flooding of the city's most treasured and iconic locations, such as St Mark's Square.
Russia 'to return three captured ships to Ukraine'
Russia will return three captured ships to Ukraine, it has been reported, a year after it captured the vessels off the coast of Crimea.
Emmanuel Macron says 'non' to replica of UK's Dry January campaign
French President Emmanuel Macron is opposed to promoting a Dry January equivalent in France, according to the president of the champagne makers' union.
At least seven killed in gas explosion in Bangladesh
At least seven people have been killed after a gas pipeline exploded in the Bangladeshi port city of Chittagong.
Sri Lanka election: Ex-defence chief Gotabaya Rajapaksa set to win vote
Sri Lanka's former wartime defence chief is set to become the country's new president.
Eight dead in Bolivia protests calling for return of ex-president
At least eight people have been killed in violent clashes in Bolivia after security forces opened fire on supporters of the former president.
Australia bushfires: Meet the koalas lucky to be alive after devastating blazes
Over the edge of a little knitted pouch, two bright eyes peer out.
Chinese troops make rare outing on streets of Hong Kong - with brooms not rifles
Chinese troops left their Hong Kong barracks on Saturday for a rare public appearance to help clean up the streets after further anti-government protests.
Kanye West performs songs from Jesus Is King for tearful prison inmates
Never mind dancing to the jailhouse rock, Kanye West moved some inmates to tears during a surprise show at a prison in Texas.
Venice floods: St Mark's Square re-opens a day after being submerged - but city still on high alert
St Mark's Square began welcoming back tourists on Saturday, a day after exceptionally high tidal waters forced its closure.
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