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Thousands march in Rome against anti-migrant law

Several thousand people marched in Rome Saturday in protest at Italy’s tough new anti-migrant law which makes it easier to expel new arrivals. The protesters…

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Obamacare is unconstitutional, Texas judge rules

Federal judge in the US state of Texas has ruled that a key part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, is…

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Janet Jackson finally wins place in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Janet Jackson finally won her place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday when the pop singer was named as one of…

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Theresa May wins confidence vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May will retain her job at least till next year, after she won a confidence vote triggered by 48 Conservative rebel…

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Theresa May faces Vote of no Confidence from MPs

Theresa May explains the Brexit deal in UK Parliament UK Prime Minister Theresa May will face a vote of confidence in her leadership later on…

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Innovations: Facebook expands investment on startups

Facebook says it has expanded its investment on start-ups toward boosting innovations. The company’s Director of Platform Partnerships, Konstantinos Papamiltiadis, said this during the TechCrunch…

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California’s thieving Catholic nuns to face trial

Two California Catholic nuns who stole around $500,000 dollars from the school where they worked and splashed out on travel and gambling in Las Vegas…

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Trump threatens to shut down US government

An angry Donald Trump told Democratic leaders at the White House on Tuesday that he will shut down the US government because they refuse to…

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France increases minimum wage after protests, as Nigeria refuses to do same

French President, Emmanuel Macron, yesterday announced that the minimum wage in the country would be increased by an additional €100 starting early 2019. The promise is…

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Police detain church leaders in China

Police have detained dozens of churchgoers and leaders of one of China’s most prominent Protestant “house” churches, congregation members and activists said on Monday. Teams…

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Trump hits back at Tillerson, calls him ‘dumb as rock’

U.S. President Donald Trump has hit back at his former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, calling him “dumb as a rock”. Trump was responding to…

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Trump says he will nominate William Barr as next U.S. Attorney General

U.S. President Donald Trump said in White House on Friday that he will nominate William Barr as his next attorney general. “I think he will…

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Trade deal: China hails Trump-Xi summit

China on Thursday expressed confidence in striking a trade deal with the U. S. within their 90-day ceasefire period, praising the recent meeting between U.S….

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May suffers three Brexit defeats in Commons

Theresa May has suffered three Brexit defeats in the Commons as she set out to sell her EU deal to sceptical MPs. Ministers will be…

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Fact-checking: Did Kim Jong Un ask to recolonise Nigeria, Ghana?

Did North Korean President Kim Jong Un boast that he could transform Nigeria and Ghana into first world countries if he were allowed to colonise…

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Trump wants his ex-lawyer Cohen jailed for long time

US President Donald Trump called Monday for a long jail term for his ex-lawyer Michael Cohen, who admitted lying to Congress about pursuing a real…

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G20: US, China agree to suspend new trade tariffs

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have agreed to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days to allow for talks, the…

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Global debt now $180trn – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has put the global debt at $180 trillion, warning highly indebted emerging-markets and low-income countries against what it termed pro-cyclical…

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Protesters, police in street fight in Paris

French riot police used teargas and stun grenades and water cannon on Saturday against protesters clad in fluorescent yellow trying to break through security cordons…

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Ex-President George H.W Bush dies

Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and routed Saddam Hussein’s Iraqi army died on Friday night…

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