Tunisian street art replaces love locks on Paris bridge

Arabic graffiti by Franco-Tunisian street artist eL Seed now adorns Pariss Pont des Arts, until recently home to the much-maligned love locks – padlocks left on the bridge but removed by the authorities due to safety concerns. Jun 10, 2015

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Jeb Bush launches European tour with speech to Merkels party

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush called for closer trade and security ties with Europe on Tuesday (9 June) in a speech in Berlin, the first stop on a five-day tour designed to prove his foreign policy credentials before announcing his run for the presidency. Jun 10, 2015

Brazil: Mercedes Benz workers protest 500 job cuts

Some 300 Brazilian metalworkers set up a camping site on Monday (8 June) to protest against Mercedes Benz after the carmaker terminated 500 contracts in May amid plummeting sales and production at the Sao Bernardo do Campo plant in Sao Paulo. Jun 10, 2015