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Channel NewsAsia
Ukrainian judge frees Saakashvili from detentionlives in Ukraine must respect the basic laws," he said. "Unfortunately so far
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
lives in Ukraine must respect the basic laws," he said. "Unfortunately so far we only see things that are unworthy behaviour of such a person." (Reporting by Natalia Zinets; Writing by Alessandra Prentice; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Reu... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukrainian judge turns down request to place Saakashvili under house arrestof assisting a criminal organisation, charges he says were trumped up to underm
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
of assisting a criminal organisation, charges he says were trumped up to undermine his campaign to unseat Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. (Reporting by Natalia Zinets; Writing by Alessandra Prentice; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany favours Eurofighter as it seeks to replace Tornadoand Germany said earlier this year they plan to develop an European fighter jet
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
and Germany said earlier this year they plan to develop an European fighter jet as they seek to tighten defence and security cooperation. (Reporting by Sabine Siebold; Writing by Joseph Nasr; Editing by Alison Willi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Poland's PM designate says will continue fighting tax evasionin 2017 would be lowest in more than two decades. "We are taking money away fr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
in 2017 would be lowest in more than two decades. "We are taking money away from mafias and tax criminals and giving it to the people," Morawiecki said. (Reporting by Marcin Goettig and Pawel Florkiewicz; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Re... Read more
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Swissinfo
Poland's PM designate says will continue fighting tax evasioncriminals and giving it to the people," Morawiecki said. (Reporting by Marcin
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
criminals and giving it to the people," Morawiecki said. (Reporting by Marcin Goettig and Pawel Florkiewicz; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Prize-winning Cameroonian writer detained after criticising government - wifefor failing to report acts of terrorism to authorities. The verdict attracted
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
for failing to report acts of terrorism to authorities. The verdict attracted international criticism. (Additional reporting by Sofia Christensen in Dakar; Writing by Tim Cocks; Editing by Edward McAllister and Alison Williams)Sourc... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Polish ruling party replaces PM ahead of electionsin public life. "The last two years - it was an extraordinary time for me and
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
in public life. "The last two years - it was an extraordinary time for me and the service to Poland and Poles was an honour," Szydlo said on Twitter. (Reporting by Pawel Sobczak; Writing by Lidia Kelly; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya says pushing to be removed from Trump travel ban listat a meeting between Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Siyala and U.S Deputy Secr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
at a meeting between Libyan Foreign Minister Mohamed Siyala and U.S Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke on Monday, the statement said. (Reporting by Ahmed Elumami; Writing by Aidan Lewis; Editing by Alison Williams)Source... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Blind art student embraces challenges; shows in Craftsmen of the Future exhibitthe Puckett High hallways and into classrooms. “I can tell light from dark. I c
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
the Puckett High hallways and into classrooms. “I can tell light from dark. I can’t see colors.” Brady Williams' mother, Alison Williams, said that her son had good vision when younger. It worsened in elementary school, however, and by fourth... Read more
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Fortune
Goldman, BlackRock, Blackstone Vie to Keep Wall Street Crownsbiggest impediment would be if people are wrong about the passive versus active
Fortune / Posted 6 days ago
biggest impediment would be if people are wrong about the passive versus active shift,” said Bloomberg Intelligence analyst Alison Williams. Kapito said that even if the passive trend reverses, BlackRock has a suite of active offerings that can... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Zimbabwe judge frees former finance minister Chombo on bailEdith Mushore accused the government of illegal and arbitrary detention. Chombo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
Edith Mushore accused the government of illegal and arbitrary detention. Chombo's lawyer says he will deny the charges when his trial starts. (Reporting by Ed Cropley; Writing by Emelia Sithole-Matarise; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lavrov - US pressure on Russian diplomats and media is unacceptableattempts by the U.S. intelligence services," the ministry cited Lavrov as sayin
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
attempts by the U.S. intelligence services," the ministry cited Lavrov as saying at a meeting with Tillerson on the sidelines of a conference in Vienna. (Reporting by Christian Lower; Writing by Jack Stubbs; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pop star Ed Sheeran receives honour from Britain's Prince Charleshe told the BBC. "He had all the commemorative plates and stuff, and he died on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
he told the BBC. "He had all the commemorative plates and stuff, and he died on this day four years ago, so it's actually quite a nice full circle thing, I guess he'd be pretty proud." (Writing by Mark Hanrahan in London; Editing by Alison Willi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Netanyahu says Israel expanding Middle East ties, but not with Iranallies," he said, pointing to Iran on a regional map. He deemed Iran an "aggres
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
allies," he said, pointing to Iran on a regional map. He deemed Iran an "aggressive regime" seeking nuclear arms and a "land bridge" via its allies to the Mediterranean sea. (Writing by Dan Williams; Editing by Alison Williams)Sour... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Czech president appoints Andrej Babis as new prime ministerfull cabinet will be appointed and take power on Dec. 13, allowing Babis to tak
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
full cabinet will be appointed and take power on Dec. 13, allowing Babis to take part in a European Union leaders' summit the following day. (Reporting by Petra Vodstrcilova; Writing by Jan Lopatka; Editing by Alison Williams)Sou... Read more
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EuroNews
UK spring fiscal statement to be announced on March 13 - Hammondbudget office and to discuss ideas “around some longer-term issues and initiate
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
budget office and to discuss ideas “around some longer-term issues and initiate consultations” ahead of the autumn 2018 budget statement. (Reporting by David Milliken and Andy Bruce; Writing by William Schomberg; Editing by Ali... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump tells Mideast leaders he will move embassy to Jerusalem, breaking with U.S. policyErkoyun in Turkey; Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Ali Sawafta in
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
Erkoyun in Turkey; Steve Holland, Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Ali Sawafta in Ramallah, Suleiman Al-Khalidiin Amman, and Ingrid Melander in Paris; Writing by Matt Spetalnick and Andrew Heavens; Editing by Alison Williams, Dan Grebler, Toni Reinho... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump tells Mideast leaders he'll move embassy to Jerusalem; breaks with U.S. policyin Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick, Ali Sa
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick, Ali Sawafta in Ramallah, Suleiman Al-Khalidiin Amman, and Ingrid Melander in Paris; Writing by Matt Spetalnick and Andrew Heavens; Editing by Alison Williams and Dan G... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump tells Mideast leaders of plan to move embassy to Jerusalem in break with U.S. policyin Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick, Ali Sa
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick, Ali Sawafta in Ramallah, Suleiman Al-Khalidiin Amman, and Ingrid Melander in Paris; Writing by Matt Spetalnick and Andrew Heavens; Editing by Alison Williams and Dan G... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump tells Mideast leaders of intention to move embassy to JerusalemErkoyun in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
Erkoyun in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick and John Walcott in Washington and Ingrid Melander in Paris; Writing by Matt Spetalnick, Arshad Mohammed and Andrew Heavens; Editing by Alison Williams and Dan Gr... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump tells Abbas of intention to move embassy to Jerusalem - Palestinian spokesmanErkoyun in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
Erkoyun in Turkey; Yara Bayoumy, Arshad Mohammed, Yara Bayoumy, Matt Spetalnick and John Walcott in Washington and Ingrid Melander in Paris; Writing by Matt Spetalnick, Arshad Mohammed and Andrew Heavens; Editing by Alison Williams and Dan Gr... Read more
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Swissinfo
Irish PM seeking border deal on principles agreed alreadyagreement back on track before the EU Council meets on Thursday and Friday next
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
agreement back on track before the EU Council meets on Thursday and Friday next." (Reporting by Padraic Halpin; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bomb kills seven on bus in Syria's Homs city - police chiefin the Akrama neighbourhood of the government-held city, state media said earli
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
in the Akrama neighbourhood of the government-held city, state media said earlier. (Reporting by Ellen Francis; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Romania's former king Michael dies in Switzerland at age of 96was forced to abdicate in 1947 after the post-war Communist takeover of Romania
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
was forced to abdicate in 1947 after the post-war Communist takeover of Romania and has lived in exile in the West for decades. He underwent surgery for leukaemia and cancer. (Reporting by Radu Marinas; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former Egyptian Interior Minister Habib al-Adly arrested - security sourcesnews agency MENA earlier reported that Adly had been located, but did not discl
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
news agency MENA earlier reported that Adly had been located, but did not disclose his location or whether he had been arrested. (Reporting by Mostafa Hashem and Haithem Ahmed; Writing by Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: R... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kremlin to defend athletes against doping allegations, keep IOC tiesdrugs in the country. Russia’s Paralympic Committee, athletics federation and
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
drugs in the country. Russia’s Paralympic Committee, athletics federation and anti-doping agency RUSADA remain suspended over doping scandals. Reporting by Denis Pinchuk; Writing by Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber; Editing b... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
WHO reviewing data on Sanofi dengue vaccine, urges limited use(Strategic Advisory Group of Experts) and its separate Global Advisory Committe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
(Strategic Advisory Group of Experts) and its separate Global Advisory Committee on Vaccine Safety, told Reuters that the experts want to "meet before the end of the year". (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Re... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hungary dismisses Estonian compromise offer on asylum-seekersadding that the only solution acceptable to Budapest was that illegal immigrati
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
adding that the only solution acceptable to Budapest was that illegal immigration should be stopped, preferably as far outside the EU's borders as possible. (Reporting by Gergely Szakacs and Marton Dunai; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: R... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ukraine president - reforms to get harder as elections approachmodernise the economy and tackle corruption have delayed billions of dollars of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
modernise the economy and tackle corruption have delayed billions of dollars of aid from the International Monetary Fund and other foreign backers. (Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; Writing by Matthias Williams; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN says 28 migrants missing off Moroccodied on the route between North Africa and Spain this year, up from 121 in the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
died on the route between North Africa and Spain this year, up from 121 in the same period of 2017, while the number of people arriving in Spain has reached 19,668 by Nov. 29. (Reporting by Tom Miles; Editing by Alison Williams)Sourc... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Austria's conservative-far right government to be sworn in Dec. 20allied with France's Front National and Germany's AfD. It last entered federal
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
allied with France's Front National and Germany's AfD. It last entered federal government in 2000 and currently rules in coalition with centrists in two of Austria's provinces. (Reporting by Shadia Nasralla; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Reut... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US says ban-the-bomb Nobel winner won't make world more peacefulhim. "We cannot be sure about the ambassador's schedule at this time. He is on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
him. "We cannot be sure about the ambassador's schedule at this time. He is on holiday," said a press officer at the Chinese embassy, who did not give her name. (Additional reporting by Nerijus Adomaitis; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Re... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bubble trouble? Bitcoin breaches $11,000, but fades after sharp rallysix to eight months from adopting bitcoin. (Additional reporting by Marius Zah
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
six to eight months from adopting bitcoin. (Additional reporting by Marius Zaharia in Hong Kong, Vidya Ranganathan in Singapore, Helen Reid and Dhara Ranasinghe in London, and MacDonald Dzirutwe in Harare; Editing by Alison Williams and Susan Thom... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
After threats, EU lawmakers seek 'protection' on Malta visitissue, parliamentary officials said. Maltese government officials and parliame
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
issue, parliamentary officials said. Maltese government officials and parliament speaker Tajani did not respond immediately to requests for comment. (Reporting by Alastair Macdonald and Francesco Guarascio; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Reut... Read more
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Swissinfo
Germany's SPD leader calls for euro zone budget ahead of Merkel meetingfavour a looser arrangement whereby the SPD agrees to tolerate a Merkel-led min
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
favour a looser arrangement whereby the SPD agrees to tolerate a Merkel-led minority government, supporting or at least agreeing not to vote against certain measures. (Reporting by Michael Nienaber; Editing by Michelle Martin and Alison Wi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US general backs Germany to host new NATO operations commandits forces. The Kremlin, which denies harboring any aggressive intentions towa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
its forces. The Kremlin, which denies harboring any aggressive intentions toward Europe, has condemned the moves as an attempt to encircle Russia. (Reporting by Sabine Siebold; Writing by Andrea Shalal; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia police arrest man accused of New Year attack planU.S. ally that has sent troops to Afghanistan and Iraq, has been on heightened
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
U.S. ally that has sent troops to Afghanistan and Iraq, has been on heightened alert since 2014 for attacks by home-grown militants returning from fighting in the Middle East or their supporters. (Reporting by Sonali Paul; Editing by Alison Willia... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IOC bans five more Russians for life over Sochi dopingdecide during its executive board meeting next month on the participation of Ru
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
decide during its executive board meeting next month on the participation of Russian competitors at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea in February. (Reporting by Karolos Grohmann; Editing by Alison Williams and Ken Ferris)Source: Reu... Read more
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Swissinfo
Syrian opposition aims for Assad's removal in Geneva talksof U.N.-led talks that is scheduled to start on Tuesday. (Reporting by Stephan
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
of U.N.-led talks that is scheduled to start on Tuesday. (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay, writing by Tom Miles; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
IOC bans five more Russians for life over Sochi dopinghas said it will decide during its executive board meeting next month on the pa
Reuters Sports News / Posted 16 days ago
has said it will decide during its executive board meeting next month on the participation of Russian competitors at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea in February. Reporting by Karolos Grohmann; Editing by Alison Williams and Ken Fe... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US military says conducted air strike against ISIS in Somaliaal Shabaab. Earlier this year, the White House granted the U.S. military broad
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
al Shabaab. Earlier this year, the White House granted the U.S. military broader authority to carry out strikes in Somalia against al Shabaab. (Reporting by Abdiqani Hassan; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Militants kill Egyptian UN peacekeeper in Central African RepublicBangui. In total, 13 MINUSCA peacekeepers have been killed in the country this
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
Bangui. In total, 13 MINUSCA peacekeepers have been killed in the country this year alone. Five militants were also killed during Sunday's clash, the United Nations said. (Reporting by Edward McAllister; Editing by Alison Williams)Source: Re... Read more
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Swissinfo
Russian long-range bombers hit Islamic State targets in Syria -agenciesstrongholds" in the valley of the Euphrates river, the agencies reported. (Rep
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
strongholds" in the valley of the Euphrates river, the agencies reported. (Reporting by Dmitry Solovyov; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Medical supplies, UN aid workers reach Yemen after blockade easedpeople and displaced over 2 million, triggered a cholera epidemic, and driven Y
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
people and displaced over 2 million, triggered a cholera epidemic, and driven Yemen to the verge of famine. (Reporting by Stephanie Nebehay and Stephen Kalin; Writing by Sami Aboudi; Editing by Alison Williams and Marguerita Choy)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Suspected Boko Haram militants take over Magumeri town in northeast Nigeria - residentssaid the town, in Borno state, had been attacked but could not confirm whether
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
said the town, in Borno state, had been attacked but could not confirm whether it had been seized. (Reporting by Ardo Hazzad; Additional reporting by Paul Carsten in Abuja; Writing by Alexis Akwagyiram; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New Zealand beat Wales to end tour unbeatenWales. The win meant All Black coach Steve Hansen edged his Wales' and Lions c
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
Wales. The win meant All Black coach Steve Hansen edged his Wales' and Lions counterpart Gatland 2-1 in a series of titanic clashes between their teams in 2017. (Reporting by Neil Robinson; Editing by Alison Williams and Toby Davis)Source: Re... Read more
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Swissinfo
Family of Lebanon PM Hariri visit French president in Paristhanked Macron and his wife on Twitter for inviting them to the Elysee Palace.
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
thanked Macron and his wife on Twitter for inviting them to the Elysee Palace. (Reporting by Lisa Barrington; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ireland beat Argentina 28-19 for November clean sweepnot let the them pull away, as Ireland did against the Springboks, with Juan Ma
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
not let the them pull away, as Ireland did against the Springboks, with Juan Manuel Leguizamon pulling a late try back and Ramiro Moyano adding another on the final whistle. (Reporting by Padraic Halpin; Editing by Alison Williams)Source:... Read more
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Swissinfo
Pakistani government calls in army to help disperse Islamist protestersother main cities with activists brandishing sticks and attacking cars in some
Swissinfo / Posted 18 days ago
other main cities with activists brandishing sticks and attacking cars in some areas. (Writing by Kay Johnson; Editing by Alison Williams) The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Lebanon's Hariri takes critical line on Hezbollahcalled on Saudi Arabia to enter dialogue with Iran and said that the kingdom’s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
called on Saudi Arabia to enter dialogue with Iran and said that the kingdom’s modernisation plans could not work while Riyadh was engaged in a war in Yemen. (Reporting by Sarah Dadouch; Editing by Alison Williams and Stephen Powell)Source: Re... Read more
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