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Afghans view US-Taliban deal with well-earned skepticism

This post was originally published on this siteKABUL, Afghanistan — Many Afghans view Saturday’s expected signing of a U.S.-Taliban peace deal with a heavy dose of well-earned

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No special session of Malaysian parliament on Monday to pick PM – speaker

This post was originally published on this siteKUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia’s parliament will not hold a special session on Monday to decide on the next prime minister, its

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Joe Biden under probe in Ukraine for alleged link to top prosecutor’s 2016 ouster: report

This post was originally published on this siteInvestigators in Ukraine have launched a probe into former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden over allegations that he pressured Ukrainian officials to

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UK court blocks Heathrow expansion over climate concerns

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON — Heathrow Airport’s plans to increase capacity of Europe’s biggest travel hub by over 50% were stalled Thursday when a

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Dog tests ‘weak positive’ for coronavirus in Hong Kong, first possible infection in pet

This post was originally published on this siteThe pet dog of a coronavirus patient was placed in quarantine on Wednesday after testing “weak positive” for the virus in Hong Kong,

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Amit Shah reviews Delhi CAA violence with police as 38 dead in riots

This post was originally published on this siteNew Delhi: Union Home Minister, Amit Shah, held a review meeting to take stock of prevailing law and order situation in Delhi, in view of recent

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Jimmy Lai, Hong Kong Media Baron, Is Arrested Over Role in Protests

This post was originally published on this siteHONG KONG — A Hong Kong media tycoon known for his ardent opposition to China was arrested on Friday over his role in a pro-democracy protest

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‘Do not deport your people and your problems’, Ardern tells PM

This post was originally published on this siteNew Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has attacked the Australian government’s policy of deporting convicted criminals who were born

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Alberta budget targets ‘full employment’ by 2023 despite economic volatility

This post was originally published on this siteFinance minister says 2020 could be “turnaround year” for the provincial economy, but critics have doubts. Tony Seskus · CBC News

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Ontario Liberals win pair of provincial byelections in Ottawa area

This post was originally published on this siteThe Ontario Liberals won two Ottawa-area byelections in convincing fashion Thursday night, hanging onto the ridings with more than 50 per cent of

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