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Line's IPO jumps 36% on Japanese exchange following strong US debut

The problem, as Line notes in its filing to go public, is that there has been a "significant decrease" in usage outside those few countries ...

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Seven killed, 11 injured in vehicle bomb attack near Baghdad

IS was behind two large-scale attacks last week that killed around 300 people. A suicide bombing on July 12 at an outdoor vegetable and fruit ...

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SKorea PM egged in protest vs US anti-missile system

Hwang was in Seongju to try to appease residents who are furious over the joint Seoul-Washington decision to install the Terminal High Altitude ...

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Mike Pence On Abortion, Gay Rights, Immigration and More

Attorney in Indianapolis under President George W. Bush, Brooks issued a statement saying Indiana Republicans now face the task of choosing a ne...

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Obama: All parties in Turkey should support Erdogan gov't

The coup organizers "call for rule of law, equal treatment of everyone regardless of ethnicity or sect", Erdemir said . He earlier ordered th...

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Trump announces Indiana Governor Mike Pence as VP pick

The state Republican committee would pick the candidate to oppose Democratic nominee John Gregg, the former Indiana House speaker who Pence narr...

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Senate Democrats call for extending Iran sanctions law

After years of negotiations and months of preparations for the implementation of the JCPOA, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) certif...

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Turkish military appears divided over coup attempt

Armoured vehicles and military personnel were deployed across key areas of Ankara and Turkey's largest city, Istanbul, and helicopters and fight...

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Turkey's beleaguered president addresses country on FaceTime

BRITONS planning a trip to Turkey have been told to follow Foreign Office advice after a military coup in the country. Celebratory gunfire e...

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Cameron's last words as Prime Minister

In her first public speech as UK Prime Minister , Theresa May outlined the priorities facing the new government under her leadership which incl...

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Comcast expands low-priced internet program across the nation

The agreement is a take on closing the "digital divide", according a press release , which leaves several people unable to afford high-cost in...

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Theresa May becomes prime minister, promising 'one nation' government

Mr. Cameron's last parliamentary duty was at prime minister's questions , the weekly ritual in which lawmakers interrogate the leader in often ...

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Theresa May to announce more names to cabinet

May, who took power Wednesday after David Cameron formally stepped aside, continued to make big changes after her early - and most surprising - ...

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Indian troops, protesters clash in Kashmir despite lockdown

Authorities have imposed curfew on movement of people in some parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir after separatist leaders called for a strike to...

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India, Kenya To Strengthen Defence, Healthcare Cooperation

PM Modi said that we have stood together in our common fight against racial subjugation and colonialism. Kenyatta added that his country is ke...

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Coup attempt in Turkey

A bomb has hit Turkey's parliament building in Ankara, state-run Anadolu Agency said, and Reuters witnesses in Istanbul reported the sound...

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Turkish military says it 'fully seized control' of country

The chaos, included a reported bomb explosion at the parliament, capped a period of political turmoil in Turkey blamed on Erdogan's increasing...

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Man dead after firing at plainclothes Baltimore officers

Four plainclothes officers riding in an unmarked Nissan Altima with the windows rolled down heard gunfire coming from the building about 9:30 p....

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Britain moves against another Scottish independence vote

Speaking before the meeting, only the third between the pair, she said her visit to Scotland demonstrated her commitment to "preserving this spe...

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May becomes British PM, promising 'bold new role' outside EU

May quickly started assembling her new government with several appointments, including the surprise announcement that Boris Johnson, the flamboy...

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Clinton leads Trump by 12 points ahead of Republican convention: Reuters/Ipsos poll

The survey showed little change from Tuesday, when Clinton had led Trump by 13 percentage points. "With 66 electoral votes at stake in these f...

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Zika fear drives Raonic from Rio Games

He adds that he doesn't want it to impact the decision of other athletes heading to the games. More than 20 male players have withdrawn from t...

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Turkish military says seized control, people take to streets

In a statement , Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed concern over Friday's events. Turkey's military staged a coup late Friday, imposing ...

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China calls on United States to cease THAAD deployment in South Korea

South Korea's Yonhap news agency said that the missile likely flew only a few kilometers (miles) before exploding in midair, but the Defense Min...

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Amber Alert in Calgary for missing Taliyah Leigh Marsman still in effect

Visitors stopped by a growing memorial of flowers and stuffed animals outside the house where Baillie and her daughter shared a basement suite. ...

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