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The Islamic State group carried out an attack on an Iraqi border guard position near Jordan on Friday, killing at least 15 guards, officials…
02.24 / 12:24
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Iraqi forces on Friday entered a west Mosul neighbourhood for the first time since the October launch of a massive offensive to retake the city from the Islamic State…
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South Korea called it a "blatant violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention and other international…
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Police are investigating whether the fatal shooting of a man in the US state of Kansas was racially motivated. Three men were wounded in the shooting at a bar in Olathe on Wednesday night and one of them later died. A barman told local media a man used racial slurs before opening fire. Two of…
02.24 / 12:22
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Centrist French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron is pledging 60 billion euros in spending cuts and 50 billion in stimulus programs as he starts to reveal his long-awaited platform. The 39-year-old independent, who has never held elected office, also pledged to tackle corruption and nepotism and ban lawmakers from hiring family members. In an interview Friday…
02.24 / 12:12
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In another twist to the murder of Kim Jong Nam, according to the Malaysian police a VX nerve agent, a chemical on a U.N. list of weapons of mass destruction, was used to kill the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in last week’s bizarre murder in a busy Kuala Lumpur airport.…
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In a hate crime that has left the country reeling, Srinivas Kuchibhotla an engineer from Hyderabad was shot dead at a bar in Kansas by a man allegedly yelled “get out of my country” before shooting at them. A witness who tried to intervene, Ian Grillot, was shot, but is expected to survive the attack.…
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Washington: Donald Trump is “maniacally focused” on implementing the promises he made to the American people during the election campaign, the US President’s chief strategist Steve Bannon has said. “All he’s doing right now is, he’s laid out an agenda with those speeches for the promises he made. And our job every day is just…
02.24 / 12:12
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Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia warned North Korea’s outspoken ambassador on Friday he would be thrown out of the country if he continues to “spew lies” over the investigation into the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam. Malaysia Foreign Minister Anifah Aman lashed out at Kang Chol, the envoy of the Stalinist state, who has said “we cannot trust…
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 Milan's fashion elite strolled down an elegant street in 'Rome' on Thursday, sporting subtle and elegant creations that recalled the timeless movie scenes of…
02.24 / 12:03
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 Denzel Washington plays a talkative, bombastic, larger-than-life dad whose personality leaps off the…
02.24 / 12:03
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Washington: US President Donald Trump has said he wants the United States to expand its nuclear arsenal. In an interview with Reuters, he said it would be wonderful if no nation had nuclear arms, but otherwise the US must be top of the pack.   His latest comments on nuclear weapons echo a tweet he…
02.24 / 12:01
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Mexico: Mexico’s Foreign Minister has expressed irritation to President Donald Trump’s envoys about recent US policies towards them.   Luis Videgaray said, he had told visiting US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Mexico was worried about respect for immigrants’ rights. Mr Tillerson said, in Mexico City that two strong sovereign countries would have differences…
02.24 / 12:01
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Malaysia: The chemical substance used in the killing of the North Korean leader’s half-brother has been identified as a nerve agent. Malaysian police said Kim Jong-nam was poisoned at Kuala Lumpur airport after two women wiped a toxin on his face.   The VX nerve agent was found on his face and is classified as…
02.24 / 12:01
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LAHORE: A deadly explosion that killed 10 people here was “not an act of terrorism” and was caused by gas leakage, the government in Pakistan’s Punjab province said on Frida…
02.24 / 11:52
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BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany does not yet have a full picture of the approach that U.S. President Trump's administration is taking on foreign, security and trade policy but is keen to engage with Washington on these issues, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on…
02.24 / 11:51
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BRANCHBURG, N.J./VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Reuters) - U.S. Representative Leonard Lance, who has held more than 40 town hall-style meetings with constituents in his central New Jersey district, has never faced a crowd like he did on…
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa will amend its laws to expropriate land without compensating landowners as it seeks to speed the process of distributing land to the black majority, President Jacob Zuma said on…
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White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump’s campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House official said late Thursday. The official said Priebus’ request came after the FBI told the White House it believed…
02.24 / 11:31
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Geopolitical tensions can easily spill onto sports arenas in a continent as vast and as richly diverse as Asia. The assassination of Kim Jong Nam, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s exiled half brother, in a crowded Malaysian airport last week has captivated the region and had another flow-on effect — threatening to derail an […
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