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US recognizes Jeanine Anez as Bolivia’s interim president

Anez, 52, was deputy senate speaker before proclaiming herself acting president on Tuesday -- a move endorsed by the Constitutional Court.

She has already reiterated a pledge to "hold elections in the shortest possible time. (Twitter image) News

US and Turkey have friendly talks but differences persist

Turkey, meanwhile, is angered at the US for supporting the Kurdish forces it views as a threat and for refusing to extradite a Muslim cleric it accuses of fomenting a 2016 coup attempt against Erdogan

Erdogan used the meeting as a chance to defend his military offensive against US-backed Kurdish forces in northeastern Syria, some of whom have links to the separatists who have waged a violent campaign in Turkey for decades. (AP Photo) News

Explained: Three key takeaways from the US President Donald Trump impeachment hearing

After Trump withheld $391 million in security aid to Ukraine and asked Ukrainian President Zelenskiy for a favor, the president's actions were referred as a "quid pro quo," a Latin phrase meaning a fa

Trump, for his part, said on Wednesday that he did not remember the July 26 call. (Reuters image) News

Afghanistan blast: At least seven killed in Kabul car bomb blast

The spokesman, Nasrat Rahimi, said the bomb -- targeting an SUV belonging to a private Canadian security company, GardaWorld -- had gone off in a neighbourhood which is near the interior ministry and

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Nawaz Sharif rejects Pakistan government’s conditional permission to travel abroad for treatment

On Tuesday, Pakistan Cabinet decided to allow 69-year-old Sharif to go to the UK for medical treatment if the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo agrees to sign surety bonds making a commitme

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US Democrats announce eight more witnesses for public impeachment hearings

Then Fiona Hill, the former National Security Council director for Europe and Russia, will appear Thursday morning.

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Risks for all sides as Trump impeachment hearings swing open

In a secure room in the Capitol basement, current and former officials have been telling lawmakers what they know.

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US warns citizens against travel to Bolivia due to ‘civil unrest’

Do not travel to Bolivia due to civil unrest," the State Department said, adding that it has ordered diplomats' family members to leave and authorized "the departure of non-emergency US government emp

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Trump ‘so extreme’ on climate he’s waking people up, Greta Thunberg

The young couple and their son Lenny (who has his own Instagram account) and the Thunbergs will be joined by professional British sailor Nikki Henderson who was called to lend a hand.

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Israel kills Islamic Jihad commander, rockets rain from Gaza

Among the sites hit by Palestinian rockets were a toy factory in the border town of Sderot and a highway where CCTV footage showed a bus barely escaping the impact.

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Hong Kong faces third day of chaos after night of rage

The scenes were a vivid illustration of how ordinary people are continuing to back the pro-democracy movement -- even as the radicals adopt more violent tactics

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World Bank cuts back project in China’s restive Xinjiang

"In addition, the project will be placed under enhanced supervision to ensure that all applicable Bank standards are adhered to," the bank said.

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Hillary Clinton criticizes UK government for blocking Russian report

Clinton told the BBC in an interview broadcast Monday that the public needs to know what is in the report by Parliament's Intelligence and Security Committee.

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Bangladesh train accident: Crash kills 16 people in Brahmanbaria district

A railway spokesman said the pre-dawn accident appeared to have occurred when Chittagong-bound Udayan Express was changing tracks at Mondobhag railway station in the district and the Dhaka-bound Turna

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Israeli airstrike kills Islamic Jihad commander in Gaza

A joint statement by the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) and Israel's internal security agency, the Shin Bet, announced that Baha Abu al-Ata was neutralised in a targeted strike at around 4:30 am in an op

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Sub-committee meets before Pakistan Cabinet’s decision on Nawaz Sharif’s travel abroad

The 69-year-old Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supremo agreed on Friday to go to the UK for treatment, heeding doctors' advice and accepting his family's request.

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Pakistan, Afghanistan officials meet in Kabul, discuss efforts to normalise ties

Monday's meeting was the first since the Pakistani Embassy closed its consular section in Kabul earlier this month, citing unspecified security concerns.

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Donald Trump warns ISIS! Baghdadi, his second in charge dead, we have our eyes on number three

While US presidents traditionally mark the day by laying a wreath at a vast military cemetery in Arlington, near Washington, Trump traveled to New York where he made an address ahead of the city's ann

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Former President Jimmy Carter enters hospital for surgery

Nearly four decades after he left office and despite a body that's failing after 95 years, the nation's oldest-ever ex-president still teaches Sunday school roughly twice a month at Maranatha Baptist

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Brazil’s Bolsonaro to walk diplomatic tightrope at BRICS

Nor is the meeting likely to discuss protest movements raging around the world, including Chile, which was forced to cancel the APEC meeting that had been scheduled to start November 16.

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New bushfires break out in Australia as millions brace for the worst

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack sparked a heated debate on Monday when he accused climate activists, whom he called "woke capital city greenies", of politicising a tragedy at the expense of pe

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Police fire tear gas as Hong Kong hunkers down for fresh chaos

The city was bracing for further disruptions a day after many workers were sent home early and shops and restaurants shut by the evening as the violence escalated.

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UK Prince Charles in India this week; packed schedule includes meeting with President Kovind, gurdwara visit

Prince Charles will then attend a military service to commemorate the sacrifices of soldiers from India, the UK and across the Commonwealth in World War One and World War Two. He will also attend a di

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China welcomes India-Pakistan initiative to open Kartarpur corridor

The corridor links Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, the final resting place of Guru Nanak Dev, to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur.

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Cyclone Bulbul: Death toll in Bangladesh touches 13, say reports

The cyclone, which later became a deep depression, ravaged about 5,000 homes in the country's south-western coastal districts, the bdnews24.com reported. "There have been 13 deaths till now," the gove

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Danger to Nawaz Sharif’s health increasing due to delay in his travel abroad: Party

Sharif is suffering from multiple health complications, including erratic platelet count, and is currently being taken care at his residence near Lahore where an ICU has been set up.

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US urges early Iraq elections, halt to violence against protesters

Washington wants "the Iraqi government to halt the violence against protesters and fulfill President (Barham) Saleh's promise to pass electoral reform and hold early elections," the White House said i

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