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Eurozone economy grows at quickest rate in five years

Eurozone growth doubled from the last quarter of 2015, beating even the most optimistic expectations on healthy household consumption and a rebound in investments

Taxi drivers disrupt traffic in Portugal in protest against Uber

Policemen walk near taxi drivers  during the demonstration against the use of Uber rideshare application in Lisbon, Portugal, 29 April 2016. Slow convoys are scheduled in the cities of Lisbon, Porto and Faro with more than 5000 taxi drivers asking for the suspension of the Uber service in Portugal. Picture:EPA/MARIO CRUZ

In Lisbon, thousands of taxi drivers with black ribbons and posters on their vehicles drove at snail’s pace through the city to parliament

Two appear in London court on claims of funding terror attack suspect

A picture taken on March 29 2016 shows tents at Brussels Airport, where authorities ran a series of tests to see whether makeshift check-in facilities were good enough to restart some flights. Picture: AFP PHOTO

Prosecutors says Briton Mohammed Ali Ahmed and Belgian citizen Zakaria Boufassil gave £3,000 to Mohamed Abrini last July

Boat migrants in Italy face shelters bursting at the seams and getting worse

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More than 2,700 unaccompanied minors arrived in Italy during the first three months of the year, a four-fold increase on the same period in 2015

Helicopter crashes with 13 people aboard in Norway

Rescuers work at a site where a helicopter has crashed, west of the Norwegian city of Bergen April 29, 2016.   Picture: NTB SCANPIX/BERGENS TIDENDE/VIA REUTERS

A rescue service spokesman says the helicopter was completely destroyed, and no survivors had been found by late Friday

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