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Rohingya crisis: Malaysia PM says Muslims must act - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 04:06

Rohingya crisis: Malaysia PM says Muslims must act
BBC News
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has called on Muslim countries to lead international action over the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims. Mr Razak made the comments in an opening statement to members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation ...

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Rohingya crisis: Malaysia PM says Muslims must act - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 04:06

The Indian Express

Rohingya crisis: Malaysia PM says Muslims must act
BBC News
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has called on Muslim countries to lead international action over the plight of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims. Mr Razak made the comments in an opening statement to members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation ...
AS--Malaysia-OIC-MyanmarYahoo News
Malaysian PM tells Myanmar to 'stop the killing' of Rohingya, as Muslims meetReuters
Boris Johnson urged to press Aung San Suu Kyi over Rohingya on Myanmar tripThe Guardian
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Editorial - US politics: From 'hope' and 'yes we can' to 'fake news' and 'post-truth politics' - Malta Independent Online

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:53

Malta Independent Online

Editorial - US politics: From 'hope' and 'yes we can' to 'fake news' and 'post-truth politics'
Malta Independent Online
The scepticism among Europeans and many of their leaders toward the incoming new President of the United States of America is undeniable, and it has grown even more tangible this week in the lead-up to tomorrow's inauguration of Donald J. Trump at the ...

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Iran: 30 firefighters killed in collapse of Tehran high-rise - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:45

U.S. News & World Report

Iran: 30 firefighters killed in collapse of Tehran high-rise
U.S. News & World Report
Iranians watch the Plasco building where smoke rises from its windows in central Tehran, Iran, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. The high-rise building engulfed by a fire collapsed on Thursday as scores of firefighters battled the blaze. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi ...
Iran: Tehran building collapses after blaze, dozens trappedCNN
Tehran's Iconic Plasco Building Collapses After Fire: Iran State MediaNBCNews.com
Tehran High-Rise Collapse Live Updates: Iconic Plasco Building Catches Fire, Dozens KilledInternational Business Times
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Le Pen Moves Into Lead in French Race, Le Monde Poll Shows - Bloomberg

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:38

Bloomberg

Le Pen Moves Into Lead in French Race, Le Monde Poll Shows
Bloomberg
Marine Le Pen is gaining support in France and has taken the lead in a major survey of voters' intentions for the first round of the presidential election. The populist leader of the National Front had between 25 percent and 26 percent support compared ...
French Socialists still trail four other Presidential candidates as primary approaches: pollReuters
Populist Marine Le Pen Takes Lead in Polls as French Elections ApproachBreitbart News
Marine Le Pen Centers Presidential Run on Getting France Out of EurozoneWall Street Journal
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Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:32

The Sun

Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade
BBC News
Theresa May has told leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the UK will be a "world leader" on trade. But the prime minister also warned that inequality blamed on globalisation was aiding the "politics of division". Her speech to business ...
May Pitches Brexit U.K. as Global Cheerleader for Free TradeBloomberg
FULL TEXT: May's speech to the 2017 World Economic ForumBusiness Insider
EU, British citizens voice Brexit fearsYahoo News
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Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:32

Financial Express

Theresa May: UK will be a global leader on trade
BBC News
Theresa May has told leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the UK will be a "world leader" on trade. But the prime minister also warned that inequality blamed on globalisation was aiding the "politics of division". Her speech to business ...
Britain warns EU it will `find ways' to compete if no trade dealYahoo News
Hammond Says City of London Will Be Priority in Brexit TalksBloomberg
Theresa May Seeks to Convince Business UK Won't Close DoorsNew York Times
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Avalanche Buries Hotel Rigopiano in Italy After Earthquake - NBCNews.com

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 03:03

NBCNews.com

Avalanche Buries Hotel Rigopiano in Italy After Earthquake
NBCNews.com
An earthquake-triggered avalanche buried a hotel in central Italy, leaving up to 29 hotel guests and workers either missing or dead, rescue workers said early Thursday. Authorities spent the night battling atrocious weather conditions trying to reach ...
At Least 30 Missing After Italy AvalancheNew York Times
At least 30 missing as avalanche buries hotel in quake-hit ItalyUSA TODAY
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India school bus crash kills 15 pupils - BBC News

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 02:20

Firstpost

India school bus crash kills 15 pupils
BBC News
At least 15 Indian children have been killed and 45 others injured after a school bus they were travelling in collided with a truck in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh. The crash happened on Thursday morning in Etah, around 265km (164 miles) from ...
India Bus Accident 2017: Over Dozen Children In Uttar Pradesh Killed In Road AccidentInternational Business Times
Bus crash in northern India kills at least 15 studentsCNN
Etah road accident: School bus collides with truck killing over 20 school kids, dozens injuredFirstpost
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Pope Francis receives Duterte's thank-you letter - Asianjournal.com

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 00:59

Asianjournal.com

Pope Francis receives Duterte's thank-you letter
Asianjournal.com
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has personally written Pope Francis a letter to express his gratitude to the Pontiff for visiting the country in 2015. According to the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process, Foreign Affairs ...
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Prayer brings light of hope in dark times, pope says at audienceCatholic News Service
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Were opportunities for clues from MH370 debris missed? - News1130

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 00:48

News1130

Were opportunities for clues from MH370 debris missed?
News1130
FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2015, file photo, municipal workers search Reunion Island beaches where expected debris of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 could be washed up onto the shore near Saint-Andre, on the French Island of Reunion. While ...
Satellite tracking to keep tabs on airliners over oceansWHIO
Malaysia offers cash rewards for finding MH370The Australian
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China says can resolve trade disputes with new US government - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 22:01

Reuters

China says can resolve trade disputes with new US government
Reuters
Boeing Co's logo is seen above the front doors of its largest jetliner factory in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Alwyn Scott. BEIJING China and the United States can resolve any trade disputes through talks, the government said on ...
China Demands Trump Ban Taiwanese Delegation from InaugurationBreitbart News
Trump is the waterbeetle of American politics, and he'll keep on flabbergastingWashington Post
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The Latest: Trump has late dinner at his DC hotel - Washington Post

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 21:09

Washington Post

The Latest: Trump has late dinner at his DC hotel
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):. 10 p.m.. President-elect Donald Trump is making a surprise visit to his Washington hotel two days before his inauguration. Trump, who is in town for a pair of fundraisers ...
Inaugural Things to Watch: The Speech, the Dress and MoreNew York Times
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Troops ready to enter Gambia as president refuses to step down - CNN

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 21:02

CNN

Troops ready to enter Gambia as president refuses to step down
CNN
(CNN) A midnight deadline has passed in the Gambia, leaving the African country in flux with two presidents and West African troops massed on the border. Outgoing President Yahya Jammeh has refused to step down since losing December election to rival ...
Nigerian air force deploys to Senegal as Gambia deadline nearsYahoo News
Tourists scramble for flights out of Gambia as troops mass at border and defeated president clings to powerSouth China Morning Post
Gambian crisis continues as Britons arrive homeSky News
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AP Source: Trump picks former Ga. Gov. Perdue to lead USDA - Washington Post

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 20:09

Washington Post

AP Source: Trump picks former Ga. Gov. Perdue to lead USDA
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump intends to nominate former Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue to serve as agriculture secretary, according to a person familiar with the decision but not authorized to speak publicly before it is announced. Perdue, 70 ...
Trump Said to Nominate Sonny Perdue as Agriculture SecretaryBloomberg
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Chinese paper warns Boeing, US agriculture in crosshairs of Trump trade war - Reuters

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 20:00

Reuters

Chinese paper warns Boeing, US agriculture in crosshairs of Trump trade war
Reuters
Boeing Co's logo is seen above the front doors of its largest jetliner factory in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 13, 2017. REUTERS/Alwyn Scott. BEIJING An influential Chinese state-run newspaper on Thursday again warned that U.S. aircraft ...
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Leader of Australia's biggest state economy quits politics - Yahoo News

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:52

The Australian

Leader of Australia's biggest state economy quits politics
Yahoo News
SYDNEY (Reuters) - The leader of Australia's biggest state economy, New South Wales (NSW), on Thursday announced his resignation from politics two years out from the next election, citing ill-health in his family as one reason for his surprise departure.
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UN: Iran Nuclear Deal Working; Continued Commitment Required - Voice of America

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 18:33

Iran Focus

UN: Iran Nuclear Deal Working; Continued Commitment Required
Voice of America
U.N. Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman, pictured in June 2013, expressed concern about "possible ongoing travel ban violations" by Iran, including by two senior army generals. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...
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Obama's final contrast to Trump - Politico

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:10

Politico

Obama's final contrast to Trump
Politico
He was sober and cautious, refusing to take several servings of bait offered up to him. He insisted on the importance of principles and norms. He asked for questions from an array of reporters, including a few critics. And he spoke sentimentally about ...
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For Inauguration Day, Plans for Heavy Security and Big Protests - New York Times

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 17:07

New York Times

For Inauguration Day, Plans for Heavy Security and Big Protests
New York Times
Gates were locked near the viewing stand for the inaugural parade of President-elect Donald J. Trump in front of the White House on Wednesday. Credit Sam Hodgson for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — Law enforcement officials are in the final ...
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