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Suriname's President Desi Bouterse attends a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

Suriname President convicted of murder

PARAMARIBO: A court in Suriname on Friday convicted President Desi Bouterse of...

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Netanyahu faces calls to quit but is defiant

He was indicted on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.   Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced calls...

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Trump accuses witness of lying, defends Giuliani’s use

‘Giuliani’s crime-fighting abilities were needed to deal with a corrupt country.’   President Donald Trump on Friday accused a witness...

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Israel launches fresh air strikes on Gaza

The aerial attacks were carried out in response to a rocket attack.   Jerusalem: Israel on Saturday launched fresh aerial attacks...

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How India should look at UK and Brexit

UK’s exit from EU will affect Indian companies who service EU with a UK base.     LONDON: As Boris Johnson...

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Protests erupt in Iran over fuel price hike

Tehran: One person was killed in the Iranian city of Sirjan during protests that erupted after President Hassan Rouhani’s government imposed...

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Voting concludes in Lanka presidential polls

Colombo: Voting concluded at 5 p.m. in Saturday’s presidential election in Sri Lanka, which is still reeling from the wounds of...

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Need 9 more votes than May for a majority, says Johnson

London: When this goes to print candidates will have been selected for all the seats to be contested by all parties...

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Mexican hamlet fears ‘ghost town’ if US neighbours flee

Neighbours of the American families murdered in northern Mexico this week worry the massacre will spell the end for two...