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Spanish court rules to keep Catalan separatists in jail

Judge rules there was a risk of criminal reiteration, though admits there was little prospect of the defendants fleeing.

Oriol Junqueras (right)

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Slobodan Praljak died after taking cyanide in court

Praljak drank the poison just seconds after hearing he had lost his appeal against a 20-year-prison sentence.

Slobodan Praljak

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Thousands rally in Hanover against anti-Islam AfD party

German anti-migrant AfD party votes for new leadership as protesters march against its existence.

Protesters rallied with placards

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Georgia kills suspected leader of Istanbul attack

Chechen Akhmed Chatayev was the mastermind of the 2016 Istanbul airport attack, according to Turkish authorities.

Istanbul's Ataturk Airport

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German president set to host new coalition talks

CDU/CSU alliance is due to start negotiation with SPD over majority government as president seeks to prevent snap vote.

Martin Schulz

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Gertrude Jekyll: The Queen of Gardens

Described as "a woman of innumerable talents," Jekyll has created over 400 gardens in the UK, Europe and the US.

Jekyll's most impressive gardens

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Slobodan Praljak reported dead after drinking poison

Croatian TV reports death of wartime Bosnian Croat commander Slobodan Praljak after dramatic scene at war crimes court.

Slobodan Pralja

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War criminal Slobodan Praljak 'drinks poison' in court

War crimes tribunal in The Hague suspends case against Bosnian Croat after he appeared to drink poison in court.

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Pro-refugee mayor of Altena in Germany stabbed

Attacker being prosecuted for attempted murder after striking Andreas Hollstein of ruling CDU in the neck in a shop.

Andreas Hollstein

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Frances Fitzgerald resigns to avoid 'unwelcome poll'

Ireland's deputy prime minister steps down, hours before a no-confidence motion in PM Leo Varadkar's government.

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Puigdemont, facing charges, to be Catalan president

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Mahmoud Abbas urges EU to 'swiftly recognise' Palestine

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Greek far right burn squats, vandalise Holocaust statue

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Germany' SPD narrowly backs coalition talks with Merkel

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Romania: Tens of thousands protest against corruption

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Decapitated, bloodstained doll left at Amsterdam mosque

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British video blogger steps down after right-wing outlets publish old tweets criticising Israel's war on Gaza.

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