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 2019-07-21 09:01 

AFP

Johnson bracing to become Britain's Brexit PM...

Boris Johnson is expected to become Britain's next prime minister this week, vowing to deliver Brexit on October 31 come what may, in the face of fierce opposition in parliament.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you hav...

 2019-07-21 09:01 

AFP

High stakes in gas standoff between Cyprus and Turkey...

Longtime adversaries Cyprus and Turkey are locked in a tense "game of chicken" over the prospect of a multi-billion-dollar Mediterranean gas bonanza with neither side willing to capitulate, analysts say.The global network of Agence France-Presse c...

 2019-07-21 08:59 

Reuters

Hong Kong on security alert as thousands march in fresh wave of protests...

Tens of thousands marched in sweltering heat in Chinese-ruled Hong Kong on Sunday as anti-government protests show no signs of let-up, with anger over an extradition bill morphing into a fresh front against what many see as an erosion of freedoms.'...

 2019-07-21 08:57 

Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi shares decline after Iran seizes UK tanker; other markets mixed...

Saudi Arabian shares declined on Sunday, as Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker raised investor concern about geopolitical risk, while some investors booked profit after the market's strong run this year.'...

 2019-07-21 08:57 

Reuters

Britain should not become U.S. 'messengers' over Iran: Labour's Burgon...

Britain should not become the "messengers" for U.S. President Donald Trump over Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged tanker, Richard Burgon, justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party, said on Sunday.'...

 2019-07-21 08:55 

Reuters

Britain should not become U.S. "messengers" over Iran - Labour's Burgon...

Britain should not become the "messengers" for U.S. President Donald Trump over Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged tanker, Richard Burgon, justice spokesman for the opposition Labour Party, said on Sunday.'...

 2019-07-21 08:53 

Reuters

A 'shy, talented drawer' - mourner remembers friend lost in Japan arson attack...

The two men, friends since high school, were in touch on social media a week ago about getting together for a drink. But on Sunday, one was mourning the other, a victim of the arson attack on a Japanese animation studio that has claimed 34 lives.'...

 2019-07-21 08:51 

AFP

'Canary in the coal mine': Singapore woes ring trade alarm bells...

A plunge in exports and the worst growth rates for a decade have fuelled concerns about the outlook for Singapore's economy, with analysts saying the figures offer a warning that Asia is heading for a slowdown as China-US tensions bite.The global netw...

 2019-07-21 08:51 

AFP

Johnson bracing to become Britain's Brexit PM...

Boris Johnson is expected to become Britain's next prime minister this week, vowing to deliver Brexit on October 31 come what may, in the face of fierce opposition in parliament.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you hav...

 2019-07-21 08:44 

Reuters

Britain considering options to respond to Iran's seizure of tanker...

Britain is looking into a series of options to respond to Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker, junior defense minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday when asked whether London was considering putting sanctions on Tehran.'...

 2019-07-21 08:40 

Reuters Canada

Female suicide bomber kills eight in northwest Pakistan...

A female suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan killed at least eight people and wounded 26 more in an attack outside a local civilian hospital on Sunday, local officials said....

 2019-07-21 08:40 

Reuters

Female suicide bomber kills eight in northwest Pakistan...

A female suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan killed at least eight people and wounded 26 more in an attack outside a local civilian hospital on Sunday, local officials said.'...

 2019-07-21 08:39 

Reuters

Britain considering options to respond to Iran's seizure of tanker...

Britain is looking into a series of options to respond to Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker, junior defence minister Tobias Ellwood said on Sunday when asked whether London was considering putting sanctions on Tehran.'...

 2019-07-21 08:30 

Reuters Africa

Nervous Steyn has eye on return to World Cup stage...

World Cup winner Frans Steyn admits he was a bag of nerves before his return to the South Africa side in their 35-17 Rugby Championship victory over Australia on Saturday as he targets a late push for a place in the Springboks...

 2019-07-21 08:29 

Reuters

Pompeo to meet with Mexico's foreign minister to discuss immigration, trade...

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Sunday to discuss migration and trade, amid heightened bilateral tension ahead of a deadline on a deal that removed tariff threats on Mexican exports.'...

 2019-07-21 08:26 

Reuters Africa

Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision...

Manny Pacquiao beat defending champion Keith Thurman on a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship at the end of an electrifying fight in Las Vegas....

 2019-07-21 08:13 

AFP

Ukraine president's party poised to win parliament vote...

Ukrainians on Sunday go to the polls to elect a new parliament as comedian-turned-president Volodymyr Zelensky seeks to bring in political novices and consolidate his power.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to...

 2019-07-21 08:13 

AFP

'Canary in the coal mine': Singapore woes ring trade alarm bells...

A plunge in exports and the worst growth rates for a decade have fuelled concerns about the outlook for Singapore's economy, with analysts saying the figures offer a warning that Asia is heading for a slowdown as China-US tensions bite.The global netw...

 2019-07-21 08:12 

Reuters

Iran says it is ready for any scenario, warns of escalating UK tension...

Iran's envoy to Britain on Sunday urged the UK to contain "domestic political forces" which he said wanted to escalate tension between the two countries amid the capture of a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf by Iran.'...

 2019-07-21 08:08 

Reuters

Iran says it is ready for any scenario, warns of escalating UK tension...

Iran's envoy to Britain on Sunday urged the UK to contain "domestic political forces" which he said wanted to escalate tension between the two countries amid the capture of a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf by Iran. "UK government shoul...

 2019-07-21 08:06 

AFP

Lowry on brink of breakthrough British Open win...

Ireland's Shane Lowry is on the brink of a huge popular first major win as he holds a four-shot lead over Englishman Tommy Fleetwood heading into the final round of the British Open on Sunday.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 count...

 2019-07-21 08:06 

AFP

Ukraine president's party poised to win parliament vote...

Ukrainians on Sunday go to the polls to elect a new parliament as comedian-turned-president Volodymyr Zelensky seeks to bring in political novices and consolidate his power.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to...

 2019-07-21 08:06 

AFP

Refugee swimmer Mardini rising fast after fleeing war...

Syrian refugee Yusra Mardini, who almost drowned at sea fleeing her war-torn country four years ago, heaved a deep sigh after failing to set a personal best at the world swimming championships on Sunday. The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 1...

 2019-07-21 08:01 

Reuters Africa

Leader of moderate Islamist party to stand for parliamentary elections in Tunisia...

Rached Ghannouchi, the influential leader of Tunisia...

 2019-07-21 07:59 

Reuters

Oman urges Iran to let seized tanker depart: state TV...

Oman urged Iran on Sunday to let the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, which it seized on Friday, depart.'...

 2019-07-21 07:58 

Reuters Africa

Far from Cape Town tourist sites, a gangland battle rages...

Convoys of armoured vehicles and soldiers with assault rifles are patrolling gang-ridden streets in some suburbs of Cape Town as authorities seek to quell escalating violence that has killed hundreds of people this year....

 2019-07-21 07:57 

Reuters

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Oman urges Iran to let seized tanker depart - state TV...

Oman urged Iran on Sunday to let the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, which ......

 2019-07-21 07:54 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Oman urges Iran to let seized tanker depart - state TV...

Oman urged Iran on Sunday to let the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, which ......

 2019-07-21 07:54 

Reuters

Oman urges Iran to let seized tanker depart - state TV...

Oman urged Iran on Sunday to let the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero, which it seized on Friday, depart.'...

 2019-07-21 07:45 

AP

Hong Kong protesters call for inquiry into police tactics...

HONG KONG (AP) — Tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters have kicked off a march from a public park to call for an independent investigation into police tactics.Marching under sweltering......

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