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Jair Bolsonaro: Far-right candidate wins first round of Brazil election

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Jair Bolsonaro (left) and Fernando Haddad will face each other in a run-off A far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, has won the first round of Brazil’s presidential election. He will face the left-wing Workers’ Party candidate, Fernando...
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Rishi Kapoor catches up with ‘old friend’ Anupam Kher in New York

Rishi Kapoor catches up with ‘old friend’ Anupam Kher in New York

Taking to social media, Rishi Kapoor shared a slow-motion video in which he can be seen talking to Anupam Kher as they take a stroll on the busy streets of Manhattan Rishi Kapoor and Anupam Kher in the Twitter video...
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Pompeo: North Korea ready to invite inspectors to nuclear site

Pompeo: North Korea ready to invite inspectors to nuclear site

International inspectors will be allowed into North Korea’s dismantled nuclear testing site, United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said after a meeting with Kim Jong Un. Such an inspection has been one of the main sticking points in making progre...
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China accuses ex-Interpol chief Meng of bribery and corruption

China accuses ex-Interpol chief Meng of bribery and corruption

Former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei has been detained in China on bribery and corruption charges, the country’s public security ministry said 13 days after he went missing. Meng’s disappearance was made public on Friday, when French authorities...
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Matthew Hayden ‘dodges bullet’ in surfing accident

Matthew Hayden ‘dodges bullet’ in surfing accident

4:19 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Former Australia opener Matthew Hayden has suffered fractured vertebrae and torn ligaments in an accident while surfing with his son on Stradbroke Island in Queensland. While saying he had “dodged a bullet,” Hayden, 46...
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Africa:Environmental Crimes Boost Terrorists in Continent

Africa:Environmental Crimes Boost Terrorists in Continent

By Jeffrey Gogo Environmental crimes such as wildlife trafficking and illegal logging have overtaken the drug trade as the major income source for militias and terrorists in the DRC, Kenya, Mali, Somalia and elsewhere around the world, accounting for more...
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Meng Hongwei: China accuses Interpol chief of bribery

Meng Hongwei: China accuses Interpol chief of bribery

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMeng Hongwei’s wife shares husband’s final “knife emoji” text The detained Chinese head of Interpol, Meng Hongwei, is being investigated for alleged bribe-taking, Chinese authori...
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Jamal Khashoggi Disappears, a Mystery Rattling the Middle East

Jamal Khashoggi Disappears, a Mystery Rattling the Middle East

LONDON — Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent Saudi dissident, met two friends for lunch last Monday in London to discuss a newspaper column he had drafted lamenting the lack of free speech in the Arab world. “Everyone is fearful,” he wrote....
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Africa:U.S. Has New Investment Plan to Counter China

Africa:U.S. Has New Investment Plan to Counter China

By Kevin J. Kelley New York — US President Donald Trump is expected within days to approve an initiative to overhaul the US investment strategy in Africa. Kenya is likely to benefit from the plan designed by key figures in...
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Sydney Opera House horse race advert ignites furore

Sydney Opera House horse race advert ignites furore

Image copyright RACING NSWImage caption The promotion for “The Everest” is to take place on Tuesday A plan to advertise a horse race on the sails of the Sydney Opera House has prompted a large backlash in Australia. The World...
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