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Migrants walk towards the Austrian border town of Spielfeld in the village of Sentilj, Slovenia, November 18, 2015. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

EU executive to recommend suspending third of migrant relocation to Austria

The European Commission will recommend on Wednesday to suspend a third of the relocations of migrants to Austria as requested last year by Vienna, which has already taken measures to cut the number of people it receives, two officials told Reuters.


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File photo of the inter-Korean Kaesong Industrial Complex is seen across the demilitarised zone separating North Korea from South Korea. (Photo: Reuters/Lee Jae-Won)

S Korea to suspend operations at joint industrial park in N Korea

South Korea's unification minister announced at a press conference that the country had decided to stop all operations at the Kaesong Industrial complex. 





US presidential candidates Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders. (Photos: Reuters/AP)

Trump, Sanders win big in New Hampshire

Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders decisively won Tuesday's presidential primaries in New Hampshire.





Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp Action Images via Reuters / Matthew Childs

Klopp rues late freekick to West Ham in FA Cup exit

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp rued a crucial late free-kick awarded to West Ham on Tuesday but insisted his team can take a lot of positives despite their FA Cup exit.







A health agent shows a chemical compound to kill mosquito larvae during an inspection for the Aedes aegypti mosquito inside a house at Vila Canoas slum, as part of efforts to prevent the spread of the Zika virus, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February 2, 2016. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Zika mosquitoes’ habits may foil US elimination efforts

Health experts are bracing for Zika virus to spread to the United States by April or May, borne by a mosquito that craves human blood, feeds during the day and lives under beds and inside closets.



A Qatari man releases his falcon during a falcon contest at Qatar International Falcons and Hunting Festival at Sealine desert, Qatar January 29, 2016. REUTERS/Naseem Zeitoon

Hunting houbara: royal kidnap casts spotlight on Gulf 'sport of kings'

Every year the houbara bustard, a rare desert bird whose meat is prized by Arab sheikhs as an aphrodisiac, migrates from Central Asia to the far reaches of Iraq and Pakistan in search of a mild climate and a place to breed.