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# colony - Friday 1 February, 2019

'Completely unacceptable': Britain angered after EU document calls Gibraltar a 'colony'

Gibraltar, home to 33,000 people, was ceded to Britain by Spain in 1713, in perpetuity.

# colony - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Macron jokes about marijuana during tense State visit to French Guiana

Macron has made controversial comments in the past about French colonies.

# colony - Sunday 16 April, 2017

7,000 year old penguin poo reveals volcanic eruptions almost wiped out Antarctic sea bird colony

The changes in penguin populations had been linked to climate change.

# colony - Sunday 13 July, 2014

"People are devastated": Fears that cats are being deliberately poisoned on Dublin road

The dead cats were found in the Richmond Road area of Dublin, where residents had been caring for them.

# colony - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

New Zealand is thinking about changing its flag

Some people don’t like the current flag.

# colony - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

'Falklands will be ours in 20 years', says Argentine minister

His comments come amid a war of words before residents go to the polls in March to say whether they want the archipelago to remain a British overseas territory.

# colony - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Explainer: Here’s what you need to know about Mali

As tensions surge between France and its former colony Mali, this factfile gives the facts about the country and how the current situation arose.

# colony - Friday 9 March, 2012

Pacific island nation considers moving over climate change fears

Kiribatis president says some villages have already been relocated because of rising the sea level.