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B. 12-07 Renzi hands in resignation amid political turmoil Rome
12-04 PM Matteo Renzi resigns after clear referendum defeat Rome
3. 12-04 Norbert Hofer defeated in presidential poll Austria
4. 12-03 Austria presidential election re-run 'too close to call' Austria
F. 12-03 Sergio Ramos's late header rescues draw for Real Madrid in El Clasico
G. 12-02 Nico Rosberg: World champion retires to stun Formula One Germany
H. 12-01 Four major cities move to ban diesel vehicles by 2025 Paris
8. 12-01 Francois Hollande decides not to run again Paris
J. 11-30 Opec countries agree first oil output cut in eight years Austria

Recent Summary.     Click for More >   Francois Hollande decides not to run again  In a surprise move Francois Hollande has announced he will not seek a second term as president of France Fillon wins conservative candidacy  Francois Fillon is to be the conservative candidate in next year's French presidential election after his rival Alain Juppe admitted defeat   Jungle camp cleared   Several hundred migrants remain inside the 'Jungle' camp in Calais despite French officials claiming the camp is now empty Earthquake leaves at least 250 dead in central Italy   A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 250 people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials sai... Turkey wedding blast: 30 dead and 90 hurt in Gaziantep Gunman kills at least 9 in shooting at Munich shopping center Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for next month's Games Turkish coup attempt 85 dead as truck hits crowd in Nice New Prime Minister Theresa May to form government Court rules in favor of Philippines over China
PM Matteo Renzi resigns after clear referendum defeat


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Sun.   Rome
  Renzi has resigned after suffering a heavy defeat in a referendum over his plan to reform the constitution. No vote leads with 60% against 40% for Yes
Dec. 1   Paris
Nov. 27   France
Oct.26   France
Aug.23   Italy
Aug.20   Turkey
Jul.22   Munich
Jul.21   Switzerland
Jul.15   Turkey
Jul.14   Southern France
Jul.13   London
Jul.12   Hague




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Brexit: UK votes to leave EU in historic r...
Cologne sex attacks: Protest against gang as...
85 dead as truck hits crowd in Nice
Attacks at airport and metro station left mo...
Cologne sex attacks: Protest against gang as...
Earthquake leaves at least 250 dead in centr...
Turkish coup attempt
Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for nex...
2015
Thousands enter Slovenia after Hungary close...
Iran nuclear talks: 'Historic' agreement s...
Paris attacks: 120 dead and hostages held ...
6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to...
Gunmen shot dead 12 people at satirical ...
Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in Fr...
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6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to...
2014
Scots reject independence
Pro-Russians storm government office in Done...
Ukraine MPs vote to oust president
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2014 2014
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Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine ...
1,000 Russian troops have entered Ukraine
Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine ...
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2014 2014
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2013
Iran nuclear deal agreed at talks
Duchess gives birth to son
Church picks first South American pope
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2013 2013
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At least 77 die as Spanish train derails in ...
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2013 2013
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2013 2013
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2012
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2012 2012
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4 killed in shooting at French Jewish school
Cruise ship runs aground in Italy
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2012 2012
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Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games
2011
Prince William married Catherine Middleton
Norway struck by 2 deadly attacks
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2011 2011
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2011 2011
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2011 2011
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2010
Russian fires prompt state of emergency
Polish president died in plane crash
Crime
2010 2010
Crime
Russian fires prompt state of emergency
Polish president died in plane crash
War & Army
2010 2010
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2010 2010
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2009
Politics
2009 2009
Politics
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2009 2009
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About 300 dead in strong quake
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2009 2009
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2009 2009
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2008
Kosovo declares independence
Bosnia war criminal Karadzic arrested
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2008 2008
Disasters
Georgia under attack by Russian tanks
Bosnia war criminal Karadzic arrested
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2008 2008
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2007
Nicolas Sarkozy wins presidential election
Outspoken journalist shot dead
63 died from forest fires
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2007 2007
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2006
Milosevic found dead in cell
Poisoned former KGB spy dies
Milosevic found dead in cell
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2006 2006
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2005
Ratzinger elected as new Pope
Pope John Paul II dies at 84
Boys' electrocution starts riots
Bombs kill 52
Disasters
2005 2005
Disasters
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2005 2005
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2005 2005
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2004
Storm of protest at poll result
Arafat died
EU welcomes 10 new members
350 dead after troops storm school
Rail blasts: 200 dead
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2004 2004
Disasters
350 dead after troops storm school
Glittering opening for Olympics
2003
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2003 2003
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2003 2003
Crime
10,000 dead in heat wave
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2003 2003
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2002
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2002 2002
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2002 2002
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PM Matteo Renzi resigns after clear referendum defeat


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December 2016 ... more > Top ^
Sun.   Rome  
  Renzi has resigned after suffering a heavy defeat in a referendum over his plan to reform the constitution. No vote leads with 60% against 40% for Yes
 Austria  Norbert Hofer defeated in presidential poll Dec. 1   Paris     Francois Hollande decides not to run again
  In a surprise move Francois Hollande has announced he will not seek a second term as president of France


November 2016 ... more > Top ^
Nov. 27   France   Fillon wins conservative candidacy
  Francois Fillon is to be the conservative candidate in next year's French presidential election after his rival Alain Juppe admitted defeat


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Oct.26   France     Jungle camp cleared Map of Calais France
  Several hundred migrants remain inside the 'Jungle' camp in Calais despite French officials claiming the camp is now empty


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Sep.9  Geneva  Syrian conflict: US and Russia agree peace moves

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Aug.23   Italy   Earthquake leaves at least 250 dead in central Italy
Map of Accumoli Italy
  A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 250 people dead and others trapped under rubble, Italian officials said.    Its epicentre was close to Accumoli, with its hypocentre at a depth of 4.2 km,[2] approximately 75 km (47 mi) southeast of...
Aug.20   Turkey     Turkey wedding blast: 30 dead and 90 hurt in Gaziantep
Map of Gaziantep Turkey  President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said so-called Islamic State was likely to have carried it out amid reports of a suicide bomber targeting the party

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Jul.22   Munich   Gunman kills at least 9 in shooting at Munich shopping center
Map of Olympia shopping center Munich Germany  A shooting at a shopping center which left nine people dead was carried out by one gunman who then killed himself, German police have said Jul.21   Switzerland     Russia fails to overturn athlete ban for next month's Games
Map of Avenue de Beaumont 2 1012 Lausanne Switzerland  Russian track and field athletes will remain banned from the Olympics following claims the country ran a state-sponsored doping program Jul.15   Turkey   Turkish coup attempt Map of Ankara Turkey  An unsuccessful coup d'état was staged against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his government by a faction within the Armed Forces Jul.14   Southern France   85 dead as truck hits crowd in Nice Map of Promenade des Anglais Nice France  307 more injured when a 19 tonne cargo truck was deliberately driven into crowds celebrating Bastille Day on the Promenade des Anglais Jul.13   London     New Prime Minister Theresa May to form government Map of Downing Street United Kingdom  Theresa May will continue to form her new government later - as she begins her first full day in Downing Street Jul.12   Hague     Court rules in favor of Philippines over China  An international tribunal is concluding China has no legal basis to claim historic rights to the bulk of the South China Sea Jul.10   Paris   Portugal grinds its way to Euro 2016 title, overcoming Ronaldo injury   Portugal beats hosts France in the Euro 2016 final and win their first major tournament thanks to substitute Eder's superb extra-time strike Jul.7   Southern France   France stuns Germany to make Euro 2016 final   As it did in 1984 and again in 1998, France reached the final of a home football tournament after stunning world champion Germany 2-0

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Jun.28   Istanbul   Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: At least 36 dead   A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed 36 people and injured more than 140 Jun.23   London     Brexit: UK votes to leave EU in historic referendum  The UK has voted to leave the European Union after 43 years. The pound fell to its lowest level against the dollar since 1985 Jun.16   Northern England     Jo Cox MP dead after shooting attack   Labour MP for Batley and Spen has died after she was shot and stabbed in a 'horrific' assault in her constituency, police have said

March 2016 ... more > Top ^
Mar.22   Brussels     Attacks at airport and metro station left more than 30 dead   Belgian police have issued a wanted notice for a suspect after bomb attacks. The man was seen walking with suspects shortly before explosion... Mar.18  Russia  All 61 aboard Dubai airliner killed in crash in south Russia Mar.13  Turkey  Ankara car bomb kills at least 32

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Feb.11  Global  Gravitational waves from black holes detected

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Jan.5   West Germany     Cologne sex attacks: Protest against gang assaults on women   Hundreds of people have protested in the German city of Cologne over sexual assaults and thefts carried out by groups of men on New Year's E...

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December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.13  France  French far right National Front routed in key vote

November 2015 ... more > Top ^
Nov.13   Paris     Paris attacks: 120 dead and hostages held at Bataclan   France has declared a national state of emergency and has closed its borders after at least 60 people were killed in multiple gun and bomb a... Nov.9  Russia  Athletics doping: Wada commission wants Russia ban

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Oct.30  Romania  Romanian nightclub fire leaves 27 dead Oct.17   Slovenia     Thousands enter Slovenia after Hungary closes border   Thousands of migrants are crossing into Slovenia from Croatia after Hungary closed its border to them. 2,700 arrived in Slovenia on Saturday Oct.10   Turkey     Ankara explosions leave almost 100 dead   Two explosions at a peace rally in the Turkish capital Ankara have killed at least 86 people and injured 186, according to officials

September 2015 ... more > Top ^
Sep.7   Hungary     Hundreds migrants force way past Hungarian police   Hundreds of migrants have broken through police lines on Hungary's border with Serbia and are walking towards the capital, Budapest

August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Aug.22  England  11 died after single-seat jet crashes at airshow

July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.14   Austria Iran nuclear talks: 'Historic' agreement struck
Jul.13   Brussels Debt crisis: Eurozone summit strikes deal

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.27   Switzerland 6 FIFA officials detained for extradition to U.S.


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.24   Southern France Germanwings airliner 4U 9525 crashes in French Alps


February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.27   Moscow Russia opposition politician Boris Nemtsov shot dead
Feb.14   Denmark Copenhagen free speech debate shooting: One dead Feb.12   Belarus Ukraine ceasefire deal reached

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.25   Athens Greek exit polls suggest Syriza win
Jan.11   Paris Charlie Hebdo: Vast Paris rally for France unity Jan.7   Paris Gunmen shot dead 12 people at satirical magazine

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November 2014 ... more > Top ^
Nov.27   Austria Oil prices plunge after Opec meeting
Nov.12   European Union Space probe scores bull's-eye with comet landing Nov.9   Berlin Berlin Wall: Thousands of balloons released

September 2014 ... more > Top ^
Sep.18   Scotland Scots reject independence
Sep.5   Belarus Ukraine and pro-Russia rebels sign ceasefire deal

August 2014 ... more > Top ^
Aug.28   Donbass 1,000 Russian troops have entered Ukraine


July 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jul.17   Donbass Malaysia airliner crashes in east Ukraine near Russia border


May 2014 ... more > Top ^
May.25   France Eurosceptic 'earthquake' rocks EU
May.24   Brussels Brussels fatal gun attack at Jewish museum May.13   Turkey Explosion at mine in western Turkey left 200 workers dead

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Apr.6   Donbass Pro-Russians storm government office in Donetsk


March 2014 ... more > Top ^
Mar.22  Crimea  Forces storm Ukrainian military bases Mar.16   Crimea Crimea referendum: Voters 'back Russia union'


February 2014 ... more > Top ^
Feb.27  Crimea  Russian troops seize govt buildings in Crimea Feb.22   Kiev Ukraine MPs vote to oust president
Feb.18  Kiev  Police storm main Kiev protest camp Feb.7  Sochi  Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics opens with glittering ceremony

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December 2013 ... more > Top ^
Dec.29  Southern France  Schumacher injured in skiing accident in France

November 2013 ... more > Top ^
Nov.23   Geneva Iran nuclear deal agreed at talks
Nov.21  Latvia  50 dead, including 3 firefighters, after supermarket roof collapse

October 2013 ... more > Top ^
Oct.28  England  Hurricane-force winds batter northern Europe Oct.25  Brussels  EU: Spying scandal may hurt terror fight Oct.3  Southern Italy  Hundreds feared dead in Italy shipwreck

July 2013 ... more > Top ^
Jul.24   Spain At least 77 die as Spanish train derails in Galicia
Jul.22   London Duchess gives birth to son

May 2013 ... more > Top ^
May.31  Istanbul  Police tear-gas protesters May.22  London  'Barbaric' slaying may be terror attack

April 2013 ... more > Top ^
Apr.8  London  Margaret Thatcher dead at 87

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Mar.13   Vatican Church picks first South American pope


February 2013 ... more > Top ^
Feb.28  Vatican  Benedict XVI quits Vatican City for last time as pope

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Jan.10  Paris  3 Kurdish women shot dead in Paris

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October 2012 ... more > Top ^
Oct.6  Vatican  Pope's ex-butler gets 18 months in prison

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Aug.2  London  Phelps beats Lochte to 20th medal

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Jul.27  London  Huge ceremony launches 2012 Games Jul.1  Kiev  Spain defeated Italy 4-0 in the Euro 2012 final

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Jun.17  Greece  Greek pro-bailout poll win hailed Jun.3  London  Pomp, pouring rain for Diamond Jubilee

May 2012 ... more > Top ^
May.6  Paris  Sarkozy concedes to Hollande

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Mar.19  Southern France  4 killed in shooting at French Jewish school Mar.4  Moscow  Putin declares win in elections

January 2012 ... more > Top ^
Jan.13  Italy  Cruise ship runs aground in Italy

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November 2011 ... more > Top ^
Nov.12  Rome  Berlusconi resigns as Italian PM

July 2011 ... more > Top ^
Jul.22  Norway  Norway struck by 2 deadly attacks

April 2011 ... more > Top ^
Apr.29  London  Prince William married Catherine Middleton

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August 2010 ... more > Top ^
Aug.2  Moscow  Russian fires prompt state of emergency

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Apr.10  Russia  Polish president died in plane crash

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Mar.2  Greece  Budget crisis is like wartime situation - PM

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April 2009 ... more > Top ^
Apr.5  Italy  About 300 dead in strong quake

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Aug.8  South Ossetia  Georgia under attack by Russian tanks

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Jul.21  Serbia  Bosnia war criminal Karadzic arrested

February 2008 ... more > Top ^
Feb.17  Kosovo  Kosovo declares independence

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Aug.25  Greece  63 died from forest fires

May 2007 ... more > Top ^
May.6  Paris  Nicolas Sarkozy wins presidential election

January 2007 ... more > Top ^
Jan.19  Istanbul  Outspoken journalist shot dead

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Nov.23  London  Poisoned former KGB spy dies

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Jul.7  London  Bombs kill 52

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Apr.2  Vatican  Pope John Paul II dies at 84

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Jan.1  European Union  Euro mark celebrations
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Apr. 20, 1999  Colorado  Columbine High School massacre Jan. 1, 1990  England  Sir Tim Berners-Lee invents the World Wide Web Jul. 20, 1969  USA  Capt. Neil Armstrong walks on the moon Dec. 3, 1967  Cape Town  Dr. Christiaan Barnard performs first heart transplant operation Apr. 12, 1961  Kazakhstan  Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin is first man in space Oct. 4, 1957  Kazakhstan  Sputnik I launched May. 21, 1927  Paris  Charles Lindbergh completes first solo nonstop flight across Atlantic Dec. 14, 1911  Antarctica  Roald Amundsen reaches South Pole Dec. 17, 1903  North Carolina  Wright brothers first flight at Kitty Hawk Sep. 28, 1895  France  Louis Pasteur died Mar. 14, 1879  West Germany  Albert Einstein born Mar. 10, 1876  Canada  First intelligible sentences transmitted by Bell on the telephone Jun. 29, 1858  Maritime Provinces  Atlantic Cable laid Jun. 22, 1633  Rome  Galilei Galileo forced by Inquisition to abjure theories of Copernicus Dec. 22, 1620  Massachusetts  Mayflower landed Feb. 15, 1564  Northern Italy  Galileo Galilei born Nov. 28, 1520  Spain  Ferdinand Magellan sails into the Pacific May. 2, 1519  France  Leonardo da Vinci died May. 20, 1498  Southern India  Vasco da Gama reaches Calicut Oct. 12, 1492  Bahamas  Christopher Columbus touches land at Bahamas