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President Donald Trump has refused to compromise on his demand for a wall to be built on the Mexican border, the cause of a partial government shutdown.
British actors Richard Madden and Ben Whishaw were among the early winners at this year’s Golden Globe Awards.Madden was named best TV drama actor at the prestigious ceremony for his role in BBC One’s hit thriller Bodyguard.
Voters awaiting the results of last Sunday’s presidential poll in the Democratic Republic of Congo need to be patient, the electoral commission says.So far 53% of votes from the country’s 75,000 polling stations had been counted, the electoral commission chief Corneille Nangaa told journalists.
A young Saudi woman reportedly trapped at Bangkok’s main airport is being held for not having a return ticket, Saudi officials have said.
German football club Bayern Munich has fined its midfielder Franck Ribery after he posted a series of angry and profanity-laden tweets.The French player, 35, was responding to criticism after he shared a video of himself enjoying an expensive steak coated with gold.
Theresa May has warned the UK faces “uncharted territory” if Parliament rejects her Brexit deal as she vowed to redouble her efforts to win MPs round.
Pope Francis has appealed to European leaders to show “concrete solidarity” and allow 49 migrants aboard two ships in the Mediterranean to land.