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Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen has Resigned
Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen has Resigned
AP WASHINGTON: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned on Sunday amid the administration’s growing frustration and bitterness over the number
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India’s Election Commission: Buried under Tide of Complaints, Bias Allegations
India’s Election Commission: Buried under Tide of Complaints, Bias Allegations
Reuters NEW DELHI: Did Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi break election rules by addressing the nation on an anti-satellite test
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Hope Springs Eternal in Algeria
Hope Springs Eternal in Algeria
Arab News One of the most popular slogans in the street protests in Algeria has been ‘Neither beard, nor kamis,
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6,000 Palestinian Children Jailed by Israel
6,000 Palestinian Children Jailed by Israel
Al-Jazeera At least 6,000 Palestinian children have been detained by Israeli authorities since 2015, according to the Palestinian Prisoners’ Association.
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Theresa May Admits She Can't Pass Her Brexit Deal Without Labour
Theresa May Admits She Can’t Pass Her Brexit Deal Without Labour
CNN London – British Prime Minister Theresa May has admitted that the only way of passing her Brexit deal is
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World Powers Demand Halt to Libya Advance
World Powers Demand Halt to Libya Advance
AFP Libyan forces under Khalifa Haftar battled their way to the south of Tripoli on Friday, prompting the UN Security
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U.S., China to Keep Working on Trade Deal After Latest Talks
U.S., China to Keep Working on Trade Deal After Latest Talks
Bloomberg China and the U.S. made progress toward a much-anticipated trade deal in their latest meetings and will keep talking
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Information Note Outlines Objectives, Timeline for UN 2019 Climate Action Summit
UN Chief Denounces Hate Speech in Echo of Arab News Campaign
Mohamed Al-Shamaa CAIRO: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres denounced hate speech and racism on Tuesday in a landmark address at Al-Azhar in
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S. Korean Ship Detained for Allegedly Providing Oil to N. Korea
S. Korean Ship Detained for Allegedly Providing Oil to N. Korea
AP SEOUL: A South Korean ship is being held at a domestic port over suspicions that it illegally provided oil
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Brunei Sultan Calls for ‘Stronger’ Islam, as Sharia Laws to Enter Force
Brunei Sultan Calls for ‘Stronger’ Islam, as Sharia Laws to Enter Force
AFP BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei: Brunei’s sultan called for Islamic teachings in the country to be strengthened as strict new
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Hamas Leader Says Rocket that Hit Israeli House Fired in Error
Hamas Leader Says Rocket that Hit Israeli House Fired in Error
AP GAZA CITY: Hamas leader Ismail Haniya said on Tuesday the rocket from Gaza that hit a house in Israel last
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Opinion Polls Put Indonesian President on Course for Election Victory
Opinion Polls Put Indonesian President on Course for Election Victory
REUTERS JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo is on course to win the country’s April 17 election, according to the latest
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