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20:30 23/10/2017
Chinese villager finds the 'king of mushrooms'

The largest has a diameter of 40cm, leading villagers to call them “elephant foot”.

20:09 23/10/2017
19:46 23/10/2017
Drunk driver kills athlete during Costa Rica half-marathon

Police say the 26-year-old driver was drunk when he drove through a police cordon and hit the Venezuelan runner. The driver has been arrested.

19:27 23/10/2017
Letter written on Titanic fetches record £126,000 at auction

The last letter known to have been written by a victim of the sea disaster - Alexander Oskar Holverson – sells in Wiltshire.

19:00 23/10/2017
Halliburton posts international revenue growth, unlike Schlumberger

International markets are becoming more important for U.S. oil companies, as industry executives brace for the North American fracking frenzy to slow, or “tap the brakes,” as Halliburton had put it in July.

18:38 23/10/2017
FCA fines Merrill Lynch £34.5m for reporting failure

The bank failed to allocate enough staff to properly meet reporting obligations, according to the financial watchdog.

18:16 23/10/2017
London introduces £21.50 daily toll for 'toxic' vehicles driving through city centre in air pollution crackdown

Mayor Sadiq Khan introduces measure penalising older petrol and diesel models that give off more harmful emissions .

18:01 23/10/2017
Artsakh Republic President partook at a solemn ceremony of donating Armenian style carpets to Artsakh churches held in the Gandzasar monastic complex.

President Sahakyan expressed gratitude to the authors of the initiative and all those who had been involved in its implementation highlighting its cultural, ethnographic and public significance.
Source: Central information department of the office of the Artsakh Republic President

17:00 23/10/2017
Greece in race to finish bailout review as exit nears

At meetings Monday with finance ministry officials, the envoys from European Union institutions and the International Monetary Fund will start discussions on a long list of demanded reforms.

16:38 23/10/2017
US officials apologize after Indonesian military chief denied entry to US

US General Joseph F. Dunford Jr. had invited General Gatot Nurmantyo to Washington, D.C., to attend a conference Monday and Tuesday on combating violent extremism.

15:01 23/10/2017
Northern Italy regions overwhelmingly vote for greater autonomy

Voters in Veneto, which includes Venice, and Lombardy, home to Milan, back further devolution from Rome, say regional leaders.

14:44 23/10/2017
Calais: hundreds of migrants remain a year after razing of camp

Site now barren land with nowhere to shelter but Help Refugees charity has been forbidden from giving out tents.

14:26 23/10/2017
More acidic oceans 'will affect all sea life'

The eight-year study from more than 250 scientists finds that infant sea creatures will be especially harmed.


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