Brexit: Jeremy Hunt hails ‘bond of friendship’ with France

Brexit: Jeremy Hunt hails ‘bond of friendship’ with France

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Emmanuel Macron and Theresa May have not always seen eye to eye on Brexit The UK and France will remain “tied by bonds of friendship” for decades after Brexit, Jeremy Hunt has said. The foreign...
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Medics: 58 combatants killed in fighting for Yemen’s Hodeidah

Medics: 58 combatants killed in fighting for Yemen’s Hodeidah

Dozens of combatants were killed as pro-government forces closed in on rebel forces in the heart of the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah on Thursday, hospital sources said. Medics at hospitals inside the city reported 47 rebels had been killed...
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Pakistan blasphemy case: Asia Bibi freed from jail

Pakistan blasphemy case: Asia Bibi freed from jail

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAsia Bibi’s escape from Pakistan death row Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row, has been freed from prison. Last week’s Supr...
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Dyson wins ruling over vacuum cleaner tests

Dyson wins ruling over vacuum cleaner tests

Image copyright Getty Images Dyson, the household appliance maker, has won a battle in the European courts over the way vacuum cleaners’ energy efficiency is labelled. The UK engineering firm said the tests behind the efficiency ratings favoured rivals&#...
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Tasmania survive Nathan Lyon scare in thrilling draw

Tasmania survive Nathan Lyon scare in thrilling draw

3:00 AM ET Alex MalcolmESPN Close Alex Malcolm is a Melbourne-based sports journalist and broadcaster. He has been a long-time contributor to ESPNcricinfo and reported for the AFL website for four seasons. He has also worked as a television commentator...
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‘El Chapo’ Guzmán: Dozen jurors picked for drug trial

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán faces 11 charges, and is being held in a maximum security prison in New York An autograph seeker and a Michael Jackson impersonator are among the jurors who were rejected to serve...
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Australia seek end to longest losing streak in ODIs

Australia seek end to longest losing streak in ODIs

Nov 7, 2018 Big picture Australia’s public – at least those with a match-day ticket or a Foxtel subscription – will turn their lonely eyes towards Adelaide Oval on Friday, hopeful that the national team will put on a better...
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Havoc demonetisation caused is now evident: Manmohan Singh

Havoc demonetisation caused is now evident: Manmohan Singh

Describing demonetisation as an “ill-fated” and “ill-thought” exercise, former prime minister Manmohan Singh said on the decision’s second anniversary on Thursday that the havoc it unleashed on the economy and society is now evide...
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Diwali celebrations in Calgary continue to grow, official says

Diwali celebrations in Calgary continue to grow, official says

Candles were lit and bells rang out in a Hindu temple crowded with people wearing colourful fabrics for Diwali on Wednesday evening.The festival of lights was held at the Hindu Society of Calgary.“It’s a big festival that we celebrate in...
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Toxic smog returns to Delhi after Diwali

Toxic smog returns to Delhi after Diwali

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Residents awoke on Thursday to find the city blanketed in a toxic fog Air pollution in the Indian capital has risen to hazardous levels after firecrackers were set off to celebrate Diwali despite a court ban....
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