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Colombia's Defence Minister has brushed off police brutality in recent protests to "individual behaviours" by some officers
"We will not authorize or approve a vaccine that we would not feel comfortable giving to our families," the FDA reassures the US Senate
New Zealand Rugby is disappointed the upcoming rugby championship schedule will force the All Blacks to miss Christmas with their families
Tear gas, pepper spray, water cannon and other weapons marred Christmas Eve in Hong Kong, where riot police came out in force to quash night-time protests in the Asian financial hub.
Mauritius' Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth declared a state of environmental emergency on Friday as the Indian ocean island battled to contain an oil spill.
#BREAKING : Japan and the European Union have signed a free trade agreement that will cover a third of the global economy, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says.