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Baby remains found in mass grave at ex-Irish orphanage

Remains of children ranging from new-born to three-years-old discovered in sewers of a former Catholic Church-run home.

Catholic orphanage in western Ireland

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Calais mayor's 'ban' on food aid to refugees slammed

Mayor of French port city criticised over rule preventing gatherings around former camp, where groups distribute food.

Calais

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School bans Muslim pupils from 'provocative' praying

Wuppertal high school draws criticism after banning pupils from using prayer rugs and other traditional Muslim rituals.

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Turkey summons German envoy after minister speech axed

Ankara expresses disapproval over a local German municipality's decision to cancel a talk by Turkish justice minister.

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Northern Ireland holds snap assembly election

Vote seen as vital to ending political crisis that if left unresolved could lead to end of UK region's semi-autonomy.

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Lviv coal mine blast kills several workers

Rescue efforts in western Ukraine ongoing after methane gas blast kills eight miners and leaves 20 unaccounted for.

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Sweden military service reintroduced 'to face threats'

Minority government introduces bill to restore 11-month conscription this summer for all Swedes born after 1999.

Sweden military

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Marine Le Pen's immunity lifted by European Parliament

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen loses her EU immunity after tweeting images of ISIL brutality.

Marine Le Pen

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Theresa May suffers House of Lords setback over Brexit

Upper house of parliament refuses to adopt Brexit bill without amendment to guarantee rights of EU citizens in the UK.

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Macedonia's Ivanov blocks Social Democrat government

The move escalates a long-running political crisis which has paralysed Macedonia and once again raised ethnic tensions.

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