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Trump defends right to interfere in criminal cases

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Friday said he has “the legal...

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China faces border curbs as virus kills 259

In latest figures, China’s National Health Commission said there were 2,102 new confirmed infections in China on Friday. The number...

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‘34 soldiers receive traumatic brain injury’

The Pentagon said on Friday that 34 service members had been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury following missile strikes by...

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Cyprus blocking new Russia sanctions amid Turkey spat?

Cyprus is blocking new European Union sanctions against several officials from Russia-annexed Crimea in a bid to secure EU backing...

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Iraq protesters demand expulsion of US troops

Iraqi security forces raided Baghdad’s main protest site at Tahrir Square on Saturday, firing live rounds and tear gas at...

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Trump’s legal team will begin defence arguments at U.S. Senate

Representative Adam Schiff urged Republican senators to show ‘real political courage’ and support a Democratic motion later in the trial...

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Brexit has royal assent, United Kingdom is sovereign again

London: Boris Johnson welcomed 21 African Heads of State-Government and business leaders at the first UK-Africa Summit. The PM congratulated...

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Ukrainian PM offers to quit after tape leak

KIEV: Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk offered his resignation on Friday after an audio recording suggested he had criticised the president,...

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Myanmar, China ink deals to accelerate BRI

NAYPYITAW: China and Myanmar inked dozens of deals on Saturday to speed up infrastructure projects in the Southeast Asian nation, as...