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Iranians rally to celebrate 39th anniversary of taking over the US Embassy

Iranians rally to celebrate 39th anniversary of taking over the US Embassy

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said eight countries - believed to include India, Japan and possibly China - would be given waivers to continue importing Iranian oil in order to avoid upsetting the...

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US, Japan Freeze Aid To Lanka Over Constitutional Crisis, Says Former PM

US, Japan Freeze Aid To Lanka Over Constitutional Crisis, Says Former PM

On Friday, Sirisena had dismissed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and his Cabinet, later telling reporters he acted in part because Wickremesinghe and a Cabinet colleague were behind an alleged as...

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Indian tiger 'Avni' shot dead after 13 deaths

Indian tiger 'Avni' shot dead after 13 deaths

Several online petitions had challenged the order. Nawab Shafat Ali Khan, who was on his way to participate in a wildlife board meeting in Patna, defended his son's action in killing the tigress. ...

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Utahns grieve for mayor killed in Afghanistan in 'apparent insider attack'

Utahns grieve for mayor killed in Afghanistan in 'apparent insider attack'

The attack wounded another USA service member. This latest attack is now under investigation, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said, adding that additional information would be released as appropr...

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Khashoggi murder: Saudi prince 'said he was risky Islamist'

Khashoggi murder: Saudi prince 'said he was risky Islamist'

Meanwhile, Khashoggi's fiancee, Hatice Cengiz, published a heartfelt plea in the Washington Post . The grim revelation, the latest in a series made by Turkish authorities about the murder of Kh...

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Why we used Trump’s ‘stone video’ to justify killing of Shi’ites

Why we used Trump’s ‘stone video’ to justify killing of Shi’ites

Along with the clip, the Nigerian army posted the caption: " Please watch and make your deductions ". Nigeria Army spokesman Brig Gen John Agim says the army posted the video in reaction to the r...

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Assassination plot: Norway summons Iran’s Ambassador

Assassination plot: Norway summons Iran’s Ambassador

On Wednesday, Israel's Mossad intelligence service reportedly presented Denmark with information regarding the Tehran's alleged plotted " attack " against three Iranian opposition figures residing i...

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United Nations chief urges Yemen combatants to seize momentum for peace

United Nations chief urges Yemen combatants to seize momentum for peace

Geert Cappelaere also told The Associated Press in an interview from Yemen that a USA call for a cease-fire is imperative to end the "brutal war". "Despite the appeals, fighting continued on Frida...

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Whoops! Mike Pence's Hollywood Slam Backfires In 'The Hollywood Of The South'

Whoops! Mike Pence's Hollywood Slam Backfires In 'The Hollywood Of The South'

I was just sitting at home in California minding my own business but I could not stop thinking about what's going on down here. The race has drawn national attention, with Abrams receiving endorseme...

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Reports of all-UK customs union labelled 'speculation'

Reports of all-UK customs union labelled 'speculation'

LONDON, Nov 1 ( Reuters ) - Sterling rallied on Thursday on reports that London is close to sealing a financial services deal with Brussels, and as the Bank of England hinted that future interest ...

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Obama to rally for IN senator who backs Trump policies

Obama to rally for IN senator who backs Trump policies

Adam Schiff, the panel's ranking member, said after chairman Devin Nunes, a Republican , shut down the investigation earlier this year. The campaigning comes one week after a gunman, who allegedly ...

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More children off Nauru and in Australia - PM

More children off Nauru and in Australia - PM

Dozens of asylum seeker families with children have been transferred in recent weeks, with many coming to Adelaide. "Seventy-nine per cent of Australians said they wanted to see children refugees ...

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Senate Judiciary Refers ANOTHER Kavanaugh Accuser For Criminal Investigation

Senate Judiciary Refers ANOTHER Kavanaugh Accuser For Criminal Investigation

Senate Judiciary Committee investigators concluded that a woman who claimed to be the author of an anonymous sexual assault allegation against Justice Brett Kavanaugh had "fabricated" her accusation...

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USA accuses Chinese and Taiwanese firms of stealing from chip giant Micron

USA accuses Chinese and Taiwanese firms of stealing from chip giant Micron

In addition to its intent to force China's hand in reducing import duties that it imposes on American goods and open the Chinese market to more USA companies, Trump, his trade representative, and othe...

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Asian stocks rally on hope of US-China trade deal

Asian stocks rally on hope of US-China trade deal

Trump imposed new tariffs on roughly half of Chinese imports this summer, while Beijing fired back with tariffs on most United States products. Just after the upbeat readouts of the Trump-Xi c...

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Donald Trump planning executive order on immigration

Donald Trump planning executive order on immigration

Trump, who has vowed to close the border, said in an interview Monday with conservative TV and radio host Laura Ingraham that the USA would allow migrants to file asylum claims, but that they woul...

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China exporting restrictive internet policies, says watchdog

China exporting restrictive internet policies, says watchdog

Unsurprisingly, China was the worst offender, with a score of 88 - and the report was at pains to emphasise the country's approach to censorship and surveillance was spreading across the world, saying...

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Oprah backs Stacey Abrams in historic Georgia governor's race

Oprah backs Stacey Abrams in historic Georgia governor's race

Nathan Deal completes his two terms. Her campaign manager, Lauren Groh-Wargo, said Abrams already moved forward with other plans. It sparked an online campaign to persuade her to run against Republi...

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No sign of assault in Saudi sisters' NYC deaths

No sign of assault in Saudi sisters' NYC deaths

The two have been identified as Tala Farea , 16, and her sister, Rotana Farea , 22, both of Fairfax, Virginia, the NYPD said. "We've made significant progress in piecing together pieces of this pu...

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Saudi Arabia executes maid who murdered her 'rapist'

Saudi Arabia executes maid who murdered her 'rapist'

Iqbal said they were surprised because nearly two weeks ago on October 19, Tuti was allowed to talk to her mother through a video call to say she was healthy and unworried about her execution. Usman H...

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