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Deutsche Welle

EU also preparing for 'No Deal Brexit'


The UK and the EU cannot find common ground on Ireland and future trade. The EU has accused Britain of trying to cherry pick parts of the union it wants to keep.

'It's staggering!': Marine Le Pen outraged after court orders her to undergo psychological examination


A French court has ordered a psychological assessment of far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a case about the dissemination of extremely violent images. Le Pen says the order is part of a government plot to discredit her.

Multidimensional Poverty Index: India halves poverty in 10 years


A new report shows the percentage of Indians living in poverty is half what it was a decade ago. But child poverty around the world is still rife, affecting nearly two-thirds of those under 18 in sub-Saharan Africa.