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Iceland names dangerous tourist spots

Iceland takes action on dangerous tourist attractions By News from Elsewhere… …as found by BBC Monitoring Image copyright AFP Image caption Many tourists view the spectacular Gullfoss falls from behind a safety fence, but others…


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Nobel Prize-winning author Kertesz dies

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Imre Kertesz’s first defining book Fateless is a first-person story of a boy’s survival in a concentration camp drawn on the novelist’s own experience Imre Kertesz, the Hungarian writer who…


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Deflation continues in eurozone

Image copyright Getty Images Consumer prices in the eurozone fell for the second month running in March thanks again to falling energy prices. Prices were 0.1% lower than a year ago. The figure was a…


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UN court acquits Serb radical Seselj

Image copyright AFP Image caption Vojislav Seselj consistently berated judges at UN war crimes tribunal Serbian ultra-nationalist Vojislav Seselj has been found not guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity over the Balkan wars…


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Nurse held in Italy for 13 murders

Image copyright Italian police Image caption Police had been monitoring the hospital for several months A registered nurse in a case described as “the killer on the ward” has been arrested in Italy on suspicion…


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Global stocks lower after Wall Street gains

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Frenchman with weapons arsenal charged

Image copyright Police Nationale Image caption Charges against Kriket include participating in a terrorist group A French national arrested in Paris last week had an “unprecedented” amount of weapons and was planning an act of…