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 2018-11-15 12:53 

Washington Post

With pushes, kicks and shoves, Sri Lanka's Parliament descends into chaos...

The brawl came as the turmoil in Sri Lanka reached a critical stage, leaving it unclear who is prime minister....

 2018-11-15 12:52 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

China Brushes Aside Western Concerns Over Muslim Rights...

China says Western diplomats exceeded their diplomatic roles by issuing a letter expressing concern about mass detentions in the northwestern province of Xinjiang....

 2018-11-15 12:52 

Al Jazeera

Malaysia charges former PM's wife in corruption case...

Rosmah Mansor is accused of soliciting and receiving $45.12m in bribes....

 2018-11-15 12:51 

dpa

Bangladesh halts Rohingya repatriations as refugees refuse to go back...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-15 12:50 

Euronews

Amid Brexit pressure, what next for May?...

Euronews takes a look at the different scenarios we could see following the draft Brexit deal....

 2018-11-15 12:48 

AP

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor announced Thursday he's recommended the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi ......

 2018-11-15 12:48 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Duma Approves Bill Softening Punishment For First-Time Hate-Crime Offenders...

Russia's lower house of parliament has approved the first reading of a bill softening the punishment in some cases for inciting hatred, amid concerns over prison terms handed down to people for "liking" or reposting memes on the Internet....

 2018-11-15 12:47 

Deutsche Welle

Khashoggi killing: Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty for five suspects...

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor has recommended the death penalty for five of the suspects charged in the murder case of dissident writer Jamal Khashoggi. However, he denied Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's involvement....

 2018-11-15 12:46 

Breitbart Europe

Betrayal Agreement: Deal Text Says UK Could Remain Non-Voting EU Member Until '31 December 20XX'...

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement with the EU could see Britain's 'transition' out of the bloc extended to...

 2018-11-15 12:45 

Breitbart Middle East

Saudi Arabia Clears Crown Prince of Involvement in Khashoggi Murder...

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had no involvement in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the kingdom's public prosecutor said....

 2018-11-15 12:44 

CNN International

Channel Islanders could be left in the dark after electricity supplier threatens to cut power...

Residents on the remote Channel Island of Sark face being left without power after the sole electricity supplier threatened to cut off its supply in the wake of a dispute with the island's government over pricing....

 2018-11-15 12:43 

NBC News

Thousand Oaks shooting: Wife of deputy killed in California massacre calls him a hero...

Wife of sheriff's Deputy Ron Helus, killed in mass shooing in Thousand Oaks, California, says husband charged into dangerous situations to protect others....

 2018-11-15 12:40 

Al Jazeera

Kuwait: Flights resume after flooding disrupted air traffic...

Flights were diverted to nearby Manama, Dubai and Dammam airports as another round of rains battered the Gulf nation....

 2018-11-15 12:39 

Reuters Africa

Trump to nominate handbag designer as new South African ambassador...

U.S. President Donald Trump intends to nominate luxury handbag designer Lana Marks as the new ambassador to South Africa, the White House said, almost two years after the last ambassador left under Barack Obama....

 2018-11-15 12:38 

Reuters Africa

Former UBS trader jailed for Britain's biggest fraud deported...

Kweku Adoboli, a former UBS trader jailed for Britain...

 2018-11-15 12:37 

Deutsche Welle

Youth for Peace: Inspiring ideas for 'old men with ties'...

The meeting Youth for Peace brings together 500 international participants who will develop over three days ideas that will be presented to the German and the French presidents on Sunday. The kick-off event set the tone....

 2018-11-15 12:35 

Reuters Africa

Trump to nominate handbag designer as new South African ambassador...

U.S. President Donald Trump intends to nominate luxury handbag designer Lana Marks as the new ambassador to South Africa, the White House said, almost two years after the last ambassador left under Barack Obama....

 2018-11-15 12:35 

Washington Post

Report: Yemen's war has left parts of ancient sites in ruins...

Yemeni rights group documented war's heavy damage to at least 34 archaeological sites over past 4 years...

 2018-11-15 12:32 

Reuters Africa

Petrol bombs lobbed at Kiev church as Russia row festers...

Unknown assailants threw petrol bombs at a historic 18th century Orthodox church in the Ukrainian capital and attacked a priest early on Thursday morning, a church spokesman said, blaming Moscow for the incident....

 2018-11-15 12:32 

Deutsche Welle

Gibraltar dreaming of Nations League glory...

It was greeted with groans and apathy by many larger countries, but for Gibraltar's team of part-time footballers, students and prison officers, the UEFA Nations League is a chance to write history on "The Rock."...

 2018-11-15 12:31 

Washington Post

The Latest: Turkey slams Saudi indictments on Khashoggi...

The Latest: Turkey unhappy with Saudi indictments in Khashoggi's killing, says suspects should be tried in Turkey...

 2018-11-15 12:31 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Russian Bill Advances To Allow Seizure Of Property For Government Projects...

The lower house of the Russian parliament has approved a bill that would allow authorities to seize private lands to construct new infrastructure and buildings without prior negotiations with residents....

 2018-11-15 12:29 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slay...

The Latest: Turkey unhappy with Saudi indictments in Khashoggi's killing, says suspects should be tried in Turkey....

 2018-11-15 12:27 

Reuters Africa

Zimbabwe's Chamisa says he'll testify to inquiry only if president does...

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa said on Thursday he would only testify before an inquiry into post-election violence that killed six people in August if President Emmerson Mnangagwa did the same....

 2018-11-15 12:25 

Euronews

Watch: MPs cheer as May spells out risk of no Brexit...

One of the biggest reactions to May's speech came as she mentioned the un-Brexit....

 2018-11-15 12:23 

Sydney Morning Herald

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing...

The announcement appears aimed at distancing the killers and their operation from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who has been placed in the centre of global outcry over Khashoggi's death....

 2018-11-15 12:21 

dpa

Saudi prosecutor demands death penalty for five over Khashoggi murder ...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2018-11-15 12:20 

Reuters Africa

Exclusive: At U.N. climate talks, Trump team plans sideshow on coal...

The Trump administration plans to set up a side-event promoting fossil fuels at the annual U.N. climate talks next month, repeating a strategy that infuriated global-warming activists during last year...

 2018-11-15 12:19 

News24

WATCH: Drone footage shows destruction of California town which needs 'total rebuild'...

A wildfire all but obliterated the northern California town of Paradise, population 27 000, and ravaged surrounding areas last Thursday....

 2018-11-15 12:17 

Reuters Africa

After 2,000 miles they crossed the U.S. border; then tragedy struck...

The 911 emergency call came in to the U.S. Border Patrol...

 2018-11-15 12:09 

AP

Putin: Arms control to top agenda for his meeting with Trump...

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says arms control issues will likely top the agenda of his planned meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump....

 2018-11-15 12:09 

Reuters Africa

Ghana budget deficit seen easing to 4.2 pct in 2019 from 4.5 pct 2018 target...

Ghana aims to narrow its budget deficit to 4.2 percent of gross domestic product in 2019 and forecasts GDP growth of 7.6 percent including oil, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta said on Thursday....

 2018-11-15 12:08 

Fox News

[ World ]

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing...

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor announced Thursday he's recommended the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul....

 2018-11-15 12:08 

Washington Post

Turkey says Saudi investigation needs to reveal who ordered the killing of writer Khashoggi at consulate in Istanbul...

Turkey says Saudi investigation needs to reveal who ordered the killing of writer Khashoggi at consulate in Istanbul...

 2018-11-15 12:08 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

The World's Most Expensive (Retail) Streets...

Businesses are paying more than 20K a year per square meter to be in Hong Kong's Causeway Bay and New York's Upper 5th Avenue....

 2018-11-15 12:07 

Washington Post

The Latest: Bangladesh scraps Rohingya repatriation plan...

Bangladesh officials say plans to begin repatriating more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar have been scrapped after officials failed to find any who wanted to go...

 2018-11-15 12:07 

i24 News

Facebook vied to conceal Russia election meddling, NYT report claims...

Times argued that Facebook's way of dealing with crisis was to...

 2018-11-15 12:07 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Montenegrin Teen Punches Her Way To Gold...

A Monetegrin teenager has become the country's first female international boxing medalist. Fifteen-year-old Bojana Gojkovic took gold at the European Junior Championships in Russia and hopes to go on to represent Montenegro at the Olympics....

 2018-11-15 12:02 

Washington Post

Turkey says Saudi prosecutor's statements on Khashoggi's killing 'unsatisfactory,' insists suspects be tried in Turkey...

Turkey says Saudi prosecutor's statements on Khashoggi's killing 'unsatisfactory,' insists suspects be tried in Turkey...

 2018-11-15 12:00 

Washington Post

Veterans aren't getting their GI Bill payments — because VA's 50-year-old computer system broke...

Thousands of veterans using the GI Bill have been put under financial strain after VA's computer systems buckled under complex new rules....

 2018-11-15 12:00 

Euronews

Training Europe's future pilots...

In this episode of Smart Regions, we discover how the European Cohesion Policy is helping to train pilots of the future....

 2018-11-15 11:59 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

May loses more ministers over Brexit...

Esther McVey resigned an hour after Brexit secretary Dominic Raab quit...

 2018-11-15 11:59 

Euronews

The sky's the limit at Austrian aviation school...
 2018-11-15 11:58 

Euronews

Brexit chaos as resignations leave E.U. deal — and May's future — in doubt...

"The very man who was effectively her main negotiator — for him to resign I think is devastating."...

 2018-11-15 11:56 

NBC News

[ Health ]

Stress landed me in the hospital. The prescription was my first 'me-cation'....

After a devastating divorce and both parents dying within a year, I've learned that a vacation away from work and the kids is powerful medicine....

 2018-11-15 11:55 

CNN International

Anna Gasser: Snowboarder lands first ever cab triple 1260...

Austrian snowboarder Anna Gasser made history by becoming the first woman ever to land a cab triple 1260....

 2018-11-15 11:55 

Deutsche Welle

German tourism industry launches initiative against xenophobia...

At the symposium "German Tourism Day 2018" in Bonn, the German tourism industry is positioning itself with a new initiative against xenophobia in the country....

 2018-11-15 11:54 

Washington Post

Hungary: No help given Macedonia ex-leader to leave homeland...

The Hungarian government says it did not assist the fugitive former prime minister of Macedonia in leaving his homeland...

 2018-11-15 11:54 

Washington Post

Bangladesh says plans to begin repatriation of Rohingya scrapped after officials unable to find anyone willing to go...

Bangladesh says plans to begin repatriation of Rohingya scrapped after officials unable to find anyone willing to go...

 2018-11-15 11:51 

NBC News

Homeless man and N.J. couple concocted story for GoFundMe fundraiser, complaint says...

New Jersey couple Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure allegedly made up the campaign in honor of Johnny Bobbitt Jr. so that all three could raise money by deceiving donors....

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