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Ceasefire declared after fierce fighting in South Sudan

Mr Ban said an "immediate" arms embargo should be imposed on South Sudan, political and military leaders blocking the peace deal should be sanct...

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Trump predicts more protest violence to come this summer

Donald Trump pitched himself as the "law and order candidate" Monday and castigated Hillary Clinton as both dishonest and ineffectual in a speec...

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Saudi police arrest scores of suspects following bombings

The nature of the attacks and their apparently coordinated timing suggested Isis could be to blame. Examinations of the remains of the two ter...

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Verizon just reached a 'key milestone' on the road to 5G

The Federal Communications Commission will vote Thursday on a proposal to open up high-frequency bands of spectrum in an effort to let USA com...

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Malcolm Turnbull in range of hollow Australian election victory

Seven independents were elected, and minor parties took five seats in the parliament. On Friday, Andrew Wilkie and Cathy McGowan became the ...

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Facts on Philippines v China

Professor Shi Yinhong from Beijing's Renmin University said the ruling would only increase tensions, because China feels backed into a corner by...

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Timeline: The China-Philippines South China Sea dispute

That province is near the Scarborough Shoal, a chain of reefs and rocks with rich fishing grounds and the subject of the Philippines vs China ca...

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When Violence Is A Constant, How Do We Deal?

The aftermath of the shooting was purportedly live-streamed in a widely shared Facebook video . Reynolds described the officer who shot Ca...

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UK to send 50 additional troops to Afghanistan

It comes after US President Barack Obama this week announced a slowdown in the US military withdrawal from Afghanistan. The president's decisi...

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Canadian runner Marchant cleared to race 10000, marathon double in Rio

Milne says the 2008 Olympic birth was unexpected but he was certainly disappointed not to make the Olympic team in 2012. And that has lit a fire...

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Comey's Report On Clinton's Emails Reveals Gross Negligence

Her server was so poorly secured the Federal Bureau of Investigation could not eliminate the possibility it had not been hacked by the country's...

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Netanyahu outlines re-engagement with Africa in Kenya

Netanyahu traveled to Uganda with soldiers and pilots who were members of the rescue team. After visiting the museum, Netanyahu laid a wreath ...

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US House speaker asks that Clinton be denied classified

FBI Director James Comey said earlier in the week that investigators discovered "several thousand" work-related emails separate from the appro...

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UN's Huge South Sudan Mission Stands Useless as Violence Escalates

Ugandan army spokesman Paddy Ankunda rejected speculation the country will deploy troops to South Sudan, as it did in support of Kiir in late 20...

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Conservatives must call an early election

And Mr Benyon feels now is not the right time to hold a general election with the issue of Britain's departure from the European Union still to ...

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Philippines vs. China: Court to rule on territorial fight

In this July 7, 2015 , image provided by the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the case regarding the Philippines and China on the South China Se...

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Court to rule on South China Sea fight

And despite being a signatory to UNCLOS along with the Philippines, China says it will not accept, recognize or implement any ruling on the Sout...

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India, Kenya to boost health care and defence cooperation

But, it is not a temporary or transactional relationship. "The two can be complementary since our commitment is to make the future of the people...

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Bye bye Smriti Irani, says Kanhaiya Kumar

Vijay Goel will be the new Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Sports and Youth Affairs. The PMO had virtually blocked the cabinet approva...

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Australia's Turnbull Declares Victory as Vote Count Continues

Australians usually know who their next leader will be on the night of their vote, but the July 2 poll was too close to call, triggering a compl...

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Anti-Trump delegate in Virginia wins portion of lawsuit

Judge Robert E. Payne said Monday the winner-take-all portion of the state law was unconstitutional and can't be enforced. Under Virginia an...

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Malala Yousafzai's 19th Birthday Is for #YesAllGirls, Access to Education

Although she wrote under a pseudonym when she first began blogging for the BBC in 2009, her identity was discovered as her cause gained more pub...

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The candidates for Britain's next PM

Theresa May and Andrea Leadsom will battle it out to become the next Conservative leader and first woman Prime Minister for 26 years. Brexi...

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Australia's Turnbull declares election victory

Turbull welcomed Shorten's offer to find "common ground", saying he hoped the two sides could work together. Counting is continuing in some cl...

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Trump calls for end of violence against cops

Correll said in an interview that the Trump campaign got "morbidly humiliated" by the outcome of the case. We are going to stop giving bonuses...

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