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50 dead in suicide bombing attack in Nigeria

In a suicide bombing attack, a man blew himself up in a mosque in northeast Nigeria. At least 50…

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Zimbabwe President under Pressure: Parliament Forces Impeachment

Zimbabwe President faces impeachment from his own party Zanu-PF. The 93-year-old is accused of allowing his wife to assume…

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AT&T Faces Lawsuit against Acquisition of Time Warner

A lawsuit has been filed against AT&T to prevent its acquisition of Time Warner. The US department of Justice has…

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1960s cult leader Charles Manson dead

Charles Manson, a 1960s cult leader has died aged 83. Manson's followers committed many heinous crimes that shocked the United…

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German coalition talks fail as FDP pulls out

The talks of forming a coalition government in Germany have failed after the FDP, which is a free-market liberal party,…

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15 killed in stampede in Morocco

At last 15 people were killed in a stampede in Morocco. Several people were injured in the incident which took…

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US Air Force General says He Will Push Back "Illegal" Nuclear Strike Order by President Trump

US Strategic Command’s (Stratcom) Air Force General John Hyten (overseeing the US nuclear arsenal) has said in Nova Scotia’s (Canada)…

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Palestinian President says US Threat of Closing Down PLO Office in DC will be Dangerous for Peace

President of Palestine Mahmoud Abbas has responded to the US threat of not recertifying PLO’s (Palestine Liberation Organization) office in…

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Missing Argentinean Military Submarine Tried 7 Times to Contact Naval Bases

Argentine Defense Ministry has said that crew of the missing ARA San Juan submarine of Argentina tried 7 times to…

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Thousands of Zimbabweans Took to Streets of Harare to Demand Resignation of Mugabe

Days after the military coup, thousands of Zimbabweans took to the streets in capital of Zimbabwe (Harare) demanding resignation of…

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U.S. Government Delegation Treads a Different Path than Rest of the World at Bonn Climate Summit

The United States of America took a diametrically opposite stand to most of the participating countries at Bonn Summit (officially…

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Tax Reform Proposal Cleared by Senate Committee

Tax reform proposal of the Republicans cruised through Finance Committee of the Senate with a 14-12 party-line vote. The tax…

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Syria: Russia vetoes chemical attacks investigation

A UN Security Council resolution that would have extended an international inquiry into chemical weapons attacks that took place in…

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Robert Mugabe refuses to step down immediately

Robert Mugabe has refused to immediately step down. However, there are growing calls for the resignation of Zimbabwe's long-time…

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