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The French beach ban on Islamic garb has caused controversy over women's rights and secularism and confusion over what constitutes a burkini (AFP Photo/Raymond Roig)

 
AFP 26 Aug 2016
France's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera...
Reuters 26 Aug 2016
The death toll from an attack late on Thursday by Islamic militants on a seaside restaurant in the Somali capital...
Reuters 26 Aug 2016
The number of people killed in an earthquake that flattened parts of central Italy rose to 267 on Friday as rescue...
Reuters 26 Aug 2016
A U.S. judge ordered the State Department on Thursday to release by Sept. 13 any emails it finds between Hillary...
Reuters 25 Aug 2016
Colombia's government and Marxist FARC rebels reached a final peace deal on Wednesday to end a five-decade war...
Reuters 24 Aug 2016
Norway is putting up a steel fence at a remote Arctic border post with Russia after an influx of migrants last year,...
Reuters 24 Aug 2016
At least 73 people have died in an earthquake which devastated a string of small towns in central Italy in the early...
Reuters 24 Aug 2016
The imprisoned politician who is almost certain to be the next mayor of Pakistan's largest and richest city of...
Reuters 23 Aug 2016
The leaders of Russia, Germany and France have agreed to meet to discuss the situation in Ukraine on Sept. 4-5 in China...
Reuters 23 Aug 2016
Molenbeek, the Brussels borough that gained unwanted notoriety last year when Islamic State militants from the area...