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Michael Flynn (File | AP)
Ex-Trump adviser, Flynn did not report Russia payments: Lawmakers

Flynn has denied any wrongdoing, amid reports he is under investigation by both the Defense Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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Baghdad condemns Turkey air strikes in northern Iraq

The Iraqi government condemned Turkish air strikes in northern Iraq in which forces from the autonomous Kurdistan region were killed in an apparent accident.

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Bahrain jails 36 Shiites, strips them of citizenship

The Sunni-ruled kingdom has been the scene of frequent protests and clashes with police since security forces quelled Shiite-led nationwide protests that called for political reforms in 2011.

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Toll now 144 in Taliban attack on Afghan base: US official

The exact toll from the assault had been unclear, with Afghan officials ignoring calls to break down the tally it gave of more than 100 soldiers killed or wounded.

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President Donald Trump (Photo | AP)
Eager for 100-day wins, Trump eyes government funding, border, taxes

Trump had been on a collision course with lawmakers over the wall, demanding that Congress include funding in its new spending bill to start construction.

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France's president warns of complacency over Le Pen

Frence's leader Francois Hollande warned Tuesday about complacency ahead of the country's second-round presidential runoff.

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IS executes at least 15 civilians in Mosul: Officials

Jihadist militants from the Islamic State group posing as liberating security forces killed at least 15 civilians who welcomed them in central Mosul.

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Sweden jails trio for Facebook livestream gang rape

A Swedish court on Tuesday sentenced three young men to prison for gang-raping a woman and live streaming the attack on Facebook. 

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A look at immigrants in the US without legal status

A look at how this population has changed over the six-year period between 2009 and 2015.

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A northern white rhino, arrives at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya. AP
World's last male rhino getting help from Tinder dating app

The 43-year-old and his last two female companions are unable to breed naturally because of issues that include old age.

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Israel appoints country's first female sharia judge

Israel appointed its first female judge in its Muslim sharia court system on Tuesday, officials said, a move hailed as historic.

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Thai government approves purchase of USD 393 million submarine from China

Thailand's navy has been seeking to buy submarines for almost a decade, having decommissioned its last one in 1951.

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EU toughens Brexit stance ahead of summit

They insist that Britain's huge finance industry must also stick to EU rules if it wants easy access to European Union markets.

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Bodies of two Indians lying in Saudi for weeks: Report

Repatriation of a dead body by making exit papers and bearing the cost, is the responsibility of the employer.

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Three Taliban militants arrested in Pakistan

The CTD said militants were planning to attack some sensitive installation and personnel of law enforcement agencies.

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17 women dead as fishing boat capsizes in central Senegal

Private station RFM says the boat was carrying at least 60 people who had gone to gather oysters Monday in the waters off Bettenty village.

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Around 2,500 families still living in temporary shelters now face permanent resettlement because authorities say the villages where they used to live are not safe. (File | AP)
The Nepal quake survivors who can never go home

For two years Tamang and her family have lived in a makeshift shelter built on rented land alongside 100 families.

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Iraq forces retake large Mosul neighbourhood from IS

Iraqi forces have retaken neighbourhoods tightening the noose around IS before a high-risk final assault.

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US President Donald Trump and canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (File | AP)
US rekindles trade conflict with Canada over lumber

The US Commerce Department said that in 2016 softwood lumber imports from Canada were valued at $5.66 billion.

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Turkish strikes kill Kurdish fighters in Syria, Iraq

Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman said the strikes killed 18 people, one of the highest death tolls from Turkish air raids.

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27 killed in Kenya road accident

Kenya ranks first in African countries with the highest toll of road accidents caused due to poor enforcement of traffic rules.

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