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Amsterdam's Eberhard van der Laan dies of lung cancer

Mayor Eberhard van der Laan, who ran the Dutch capital with both a firm hand and a compassionate touch, has died at 62.

Eberhard van der Laan

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Spain's top court blocks Catalan parliament's meeting

Move by Constitutional Court comes as central government steps up attempt to crack down on Catalans' push for secession.

Catalan parliament

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Novelist Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Kazuo Ishiguro, best known for works including Never Let Me Go and The Remains of the Day, wins prestigious prize.

Kazuo Ishiguro

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Spain king 'ignoring millions of Catalans': Puigdemont

Catalonia's regional president criticises the king of Spain as he renews call for dialogue - a request denied by Madrid.

Catalonia's President Carles Puigdemont

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King Felipe VI criticises Catalan regional leaders

King Felipe VI's televised warning comes two days after banned Catalonia referendum marred by police violence.

Sunday's vote

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General strike brings Catalonia to a grinding halt

Protesters set to bring Barcelona to a standstill as part of protest against police violence during Sunday's referendum.

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Trio win chemistry Nobel for method to study molecules

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson honoured for devising way to create detailed images of molecules.

Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson

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UK: Lee Nelson pranks PM Theresa May with P45 stunt

In front of huge audience, comedian offers leader resignation form saying it came from Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson.

Lee Nelson

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Dutch defence minister quits over Mali training deaths

Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert's defence ministry criticised for shortcomings in care for Dutch peacekeepers in Mali.

Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert

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Catalonia referendum: What happens next?

Catalan leaders expected to declare independence from Spain, which would present historic challenge to PM Rajoy.

Catalonia referendum

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Russian opposition leader Navalny released from jail

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Czech election: Landslide for Andrej Babis' ANO

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Lombardy and Veneto seek greater autonomy

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Munich police: Several wounded in stabbing spree

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UK PM Theresa May calls for 'urgency' on Brexit talks

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What is Article 155 of the 1978 Spanish Constitution?

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Voters overwhelmingly demand more regional control over tax revenues and immigration from central government.

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