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Venezuela and Colombia agree to mend strained relations

<b>The presidents of Colombia and Venezuela have agreed to work to improve relations, two months after a row erupted between the two neighbours.</b><p>Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia and Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro met for talks at a border town in Venezuela.<p>They agreed to set up high level groups to discuss …

Venezuela

Joseph Kony child soldier returns to terrorised boyhood village

When he was 13 Edward was kidnapped by Ugandan rebels and forced to become a soldier in the Lord's Resistance Army. He survived the longest–running …

Japan commuters free woman trapped under train

The woman was taken to hospital but suffered no serious injuries<p><b>Dozens of Japanese commuters worked together to help a woman who fell between the platform and the train during rush hour in Tokyo.</b><p>The unidentified woman, in her 30s, slipped into the gap at Minami-Urawa station, north of Tokyo, on …

Commuting

Third Point to reduce Yahoo stake

<b>Third Point LLC, the hedge fund headed by activist investor Daniel Loeb, has agreed to reduce its stake in Yahoo.</b><p>Yahoo will buy back 40 million shares from Third Point, reducing its stake in the internet giant to less than 2%.<p>Mr Loeb was a key driver of the recent management shake up at Yahoo that …

Investing

Syria intervention 'could cost US billions of dollars'

US military intervention in Syria would cost “billions” of dollars a year and would almost inevitably drag the country into a conflict it could not control, the country’s top general has warned.<p>In a downbeat assessment of the military options open to Barack Obama, Gen Martin Dempsey, the chairman …

Royal baby: Messages of congratulations flood in after birth

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/997000/997090_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534419096_b4e113e2ddbaad695e6e2749a561fba2<p><b>Congratulatory messages are flooding in from around the world to mark the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's son, the third in line to the throne.</b><p>…

Royal Babies

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11 children rescued from compound<p>Attempted assassination using drones?<p>Venezuelan President targeted in apparent assassination attempt<p>Drones laden …

Nicolás Maduro

Greens follow Coalition with full-salary parental leave scheme

The Greens have announced a new paid parental leave scheme, which offers parents six months of paid leave at 100% of their salary, capped at an …

Export orders boom for service sector firms

British export activity is at an all-time high as confidence continues to return to the UK economy.<p>Export orders for Britain's service sector, which drives more than three quarters of UK output, increased for 50pc of firms in the second quarter this year – the highest figure since records began in …