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September 2017
US President Trump to target Iran, 'menace' North Korea in his first UN speech

On Tuesday, the world will witness US President Donald Trump's first address to the United Nations General Assembly. President…

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Australia offers to pay Rohingya Muslims to return to Myanmar

Rohingya Refugees sent to detention in Papua New Guinea are being pressurized to return to Myanmar, a country…

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Hurricane Maria batters Dominica as category 5 storm

Hurricane Maria, which made landfall on Dominica as a Category 5 storm on Monday, is heading towards

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Maria to become a major hurricane

Maria, which is expected to strengthen rapidly in the next two days, will strike the Leeward Islands in the

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Trump to share spotlight with Nikki Haley at the United Nations

US President Donald Trump will be sharing the spotlight with his envoy Nikki Haley at the United Nations. Nikki…

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Digger damages airport fuel supply pipeline: Thousands of passengers stranded

Severe shortage of jet fuel in New Zealand has left thousands of domestic and international passengers stranded. According to…

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Spanish Government Desperately Tries to Foil October 1 Catalonia Referendum Voting

With October 1 referendum (to decide whether Catalonia secedes from Spain and becomes an independent republic) just two…

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British Police Makes "Very Significant" Arrest in Connection to London Tube Terror Attack

A day after British PM Theresa May raised security level of Britain to “critical” level (meaning high possibility of…

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Tropical Storm Maria to Hit Irma-Affected Regions

Tropical Storm Maria is formed in the western Atlantic Ocean on Saturday. Reports say Maria currently has a maximum sustained…

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Houston Struggling with Trash Removal 3 Weeks after Hurricane Harvey Flooding

Around 126,000 homes have been damaged by Hurricane Harvey flooding in Houston (fourth largest city of the

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Ryanair Airline Cancels 40-60 Flights a Day for Next 6 Weeks to Accommodate Pending Staff Leave

Dublin-listed budget airline Ryanair (largest airline by passenger numbers in Europe) has announced cancelation of 40 to 60 flights…

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29 People Injured as IED Bomb Explodes in London Underground, ISIS Claims Responsibility

Reports say 29 people have been hurt by a homemade IED (Improvised Explosive Device) when it exploded in a rush-hour…

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Parson Green Tube Terror Attack
Explosion reported on London Tube Train

During the Friday morning rush-hour, an explosion was reported on the London Tube Train. London Underground passengers have been…

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U.S. and Asian stocks drop as North Korea fires its second ballistic missile across Japan into the Pacific Ocean

On Friday, the world woke up to another ballistic missile launch by North Korea which flew over northern

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ISIS claims responsibility of three suicide attacks in Iraq

At least 60 people were killed in three suicide attacks in Southern Iraq on Thursday. These three suicide attacks…

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North Korea launches another ballistic missile across Japan

Early on Friday, North Korea fired a ballistic missile from Pyongyang across Japan's northern Hokkaido into…

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Florida battles after hurricane Irma: Eight people lost their lives in powerless Rehabilitation Center

The catastrophe wreaked by hurricane Irma has engulfed many lives. Recent is the loss of life in Florida's…

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US President Donald Trump and Democrats 'reach deal' over DACA Dreamers

On Wednesday night, top Democrat leaders said that they reached a deal with President Trump to protect DACA 'dreamers' from…

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22 people killed in a fire at a religious school in Kuala Lumpur

Early Thursday, at least twenty two people lost their lives in a fire which broke out at a religious school…

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