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MOSCOW (Reuters) - French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, on a visit to Moscow, cut short a schedule of events in the Russian parliament to go to the Kremlin to view an exhibition of French gothic art, the speaker of parliament told…
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GENEVA (Reuters) - The top United Nations human rights body agreed on Friday to send an international fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar's Rakhine…
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In the middle of a confused three-day scramble by U.S. Republicans to save their plan to dismantle Obamacare, President Donald Trump telephoned a former small-town sandwich shop owner from the North Carolina mountains on Wednesday…
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday faces the first concrete test of how well the deal-making skills he honed in his real estate business will translate on Capitol Hill in a high-stakes vote on new Republican health care…
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Israel and the United States concluded talks in Washington on advancing peace with the Palestinians, without agreeing on one of the thorniest issues -- Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian…
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A group of Republican and Democratic lawmakers have introduced a bill in the senate that would impose tighter sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile…
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North Korea on Friday sent condolences to the UK for Wednesday`s terror attack in London outside the Parliament which claimed five…
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Before he killed at least four people in Britain`s deadliest attack since the 2005 London bombings, Khalid Masood was considered by intelligence officers to be a criminal who posed little serious…
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Two more people have been arrested over Wednesday`s terror attack in…
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A police watchdog agency investigator who leaked the disciplinary record of a white police officer involved in the chokehold death of unarmed black man Eric Garner resigned on Thursday. The investigator, who was not publicly identified, worked for the Civilian Complaint Review Board for less than a year and had no role in the investigation…
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Authorities in Belarus say that 26 opposition activists have been arrested in recent days and are facing criminal charges. The former Soviet nation’s security agency, the KGB, said Thursday that 26 people had been detained and weapons including grenades were found during 29 apartment searches, according to a statement cited by Belarusian media reports. Belarus…
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The last straw that convinced Chicago native Marissa Marshall it was time to move away was hearing dangerously close gunfire in the rough neighborhood where she found affordable housing. The 29-year-old, who’s pregnant with her fifth child, relocated about three years ago to a St. Louis suburb where she more easily found jobs and a…
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New york: US President Donald Trump defended his controversial statements he has made on wiretapping, voter fraud and Brexit, claiming he has ultimately been proven right time and time again. “I’m a very instinctual person, but my instinct turns out to be right. I tend to be right. I’m an instinctual person, I happen to ̷…
03.24 / 10:18
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WorldAsian Correspondent  ARMED Chinese troops joined a military parade on Pakistan Day on Thursday in a sign of deepening ties between Beijing and Islamabad. Soldiers from the Chinese People’s Liberation Army, the world’s largest, had an audience with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and military chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa. Pakistan’s President Mamnoon Hussain called the event “historic.” The Pakistan Armed Forces flexed its capability with long-range rockets, tanks and other mi…
03.24 / 10:00
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LONDON: The death toll from a brazen terror attack on the UK Parliament has risen to five after one more victim succumbed to his injuries at a…
03.24 / 09:52
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LONDON: British police said Friday they had made two further “significant” arrests over the Islamist-inspired terror attack on parliament, as they appealed for information about the homegrown killer who left four people dea…
03.24 / 09:51
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Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu met with his Swiss counterpart Thursday after having to call off a campaign appearance amongst diaspora voters, in a bitter row between Ankara and…
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The Trump administration has instructed all its diplomatic missions worldwide to identify certain groups that need extra scrutiny and adopt a rigorous vetting process for issuing…
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Russia said on Friday that six of its soldiers had been killed while successfully repelling a militant assault on a military facility in…
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 Beijing will open its first domestically developed automated subway line with self-driving trains this …
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