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 2017-09-22 12:49 

Deutsche Welle

Australian senator Malcolm Roberts deemed dual citizen during nomination by High Court... +

Australia's High Court has ruled that Senator Malcolm Roberts had British citizenship at the time of his nomination to parliament's upper house. Under Australian law, members of parliament cannot hold dual citizenship....

 2017-09-22 12:49 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Iraqi Forces Advance In Offensive To Retake Hawija... +

The Iraqi federal police released footage of its officers fighting west of Hawija on September 21 in an offensive to expel Islamic State militants from one of the last two areas in the country still controlled by the extremist group. (Reuters)...

 2017-09-22 12:48 

Al Jazeera

Taking a step against US impunity in Guantanamo... +

The fight against impunity in Guantanamo Bay has finally reached the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights....

 2017-09-22 12:46 

Washington Post

Newcomer to Swiss executive body chosen as foreign minister... +

The newest member in Switzerlands seven-member executive body is set to become the Alpine countrys next foreign minister....

 2017-09-22 12:44 

Washington Post

Milan Fashion Week: When times go dark, Armani goes bright... +

The fashion crowd eased into the day Friday, the third day of Milan Fashion Week, after a late night raising money for AIDS research at the annual amfAR Milan gala....

 2017-09-22 12:44 

Reuters Africa

Top seed Muguruza sails into Pan Pacific Open semis... +

World number one Garbine Muguruza put on a clinical display to power past Caroline Garcia 6-2 6-4 in the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals in Tokyo on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:42 

CBS News

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White House pressures GOP senators to back last-ditch Obamacare repeal bill... +
 2017-09-22 12:42 

Washington Post

Turkish state-media raises number of migrants killed in Black Sea boat sinking to 15... +

Turkish state-media raises number of migrants killed in Black Sea boat sinking to 15....

 2017-09-22 12:41 

Reuters

[ World ]

Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors investigate deputy PM... +

Romanian anti-corruption prosecutors opened a criminal inquiry against deputy Prime Minister Sevil Shhaideh for alleged abuse of office in a land transfer probe, they said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:38 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Romanian President Cancels Ukraine Visit Over Language Bill... +

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has canceled a visit he had planned to Ukraine in October in protest against language legislation recently adopted by Ukrainian lawmakers....

 2017-09-22 12:36 

Euronews

Uber loses licence to operate in London from the end of the month.... +

Our journalists are working on this story and will update it as soon as more information becomes available....

 2017-09-22 12:34 

Deutsche Welle

Rare Malayan tapir born at Edinburgh Zoo... +

It's a girl! Keepers at Edinburgh Zoo in Scotland have welcomed a female Malayan tapir calf. The endangered animals' habitat is being threatened by palm oil plantations and hunters....

 2017-09-22 12:30 

Reuters

[ World ]

Macron signs French labor reform decrees... +

President Emmanuel Macron formally signed five decrees overhauling France's labor rules on Friday, the first major economic reforms since he took power in May....

 2017-09-22 12:30 

Reuters

[ World ]

Kenya not at risk of constitutional crisis ahead of election re-run: top legal official... +

Kenya will not face a constitutional or political crisis even if a planned re-run of its presidential election is delayed beyond the end of October, the attorney general said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:28 

Euronews

View: Battling trauma in Mosul... +

I wanted make an impact if only for one patient at a time...

 2017-09-22 12:28 

CBS 8

[ San Diego ]

Romanian leader cancels visit to Ukraine over language law... +

Romania's president cancels a visit to Ukraine next month to protest a law that critics say would infringe on the rights of ethnic minorities there....

 2017-09-22 12:25 

Washington Post

The Latest: UK police charge man with London subway blast... +

The Latest on the London subway bombing investigation (all times local):...

 2017-09-22 12:21 

Deutsche Welle

Fearing the AfD, young German activists try to get out the vote... +

Campaigns across Germany aim to prevent a political shift to the right by courting young voters. The country’s youth - when they do vote - are not shying from populist politics....

 2017-09-22 12:21 

Deutsche Welle

Fearing the AfD, young German activists try to mobilize voters... +

Campaigns across Germany aim to prevent a political shift to the right by courting young voters. The country’s youth - when they do vote - are not shying from populist politics....

 2017-09-22 12:20 

i24 News

Teenager charged over London Underground attack: police... +
 2017-09-22 12:20 

Reuters

[ World ]

U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, while U.N. eyes $200 mln for refugees... +

The United States wants Myanmar to take urgent action to end violence in Rakhine state, where a military offensive has created a crisis that could jeopardize its economic and political transition, a U.S. official said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:18 

Reuters Africa

Kenya not at risk of constitutional crisis ahead of election re-run: top legal official... +

Kenya will not face a constitutional or political crisis even if a planned re-run of its presidential election is delayed beyond the end of October, the attorney general said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:17 

USA Today

Teen charged in connection with London train bombing... +
 2017-09-22 12:17 

CBS News

[ World ]

Trump calls Kim Jong Un a "madman," says he'll be "tested like never before"... +
 2017-09-22 12:14 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

From Soviet Architect To Historian Of The Gulag... +

Vitaly Troshin was the chief architect and city planner in the Russian Arctic city of Vorkuta starting in the 1970s. His research into the city's founding uncovered records that Soviet authorities had buried, detailing the creation of labor camps and the ...

 2017-09-22 12:13 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

RFE/RL President Condemns Sentence Of Crimean Journalist... +

RFE/RL President Thomas Kent has condemned the sentence of Crimean journalist Mykola Semena, describing it as "part of an orchestrated effort by Russian authorities in Crimea to silence independent voices." On September 22, a court in Ukraine's occupied C...

 2017-09-22 12:10 

Washington Post

Thousands in Germany protest over planned steel merger... +

Thousands of steelworkers have gathered in western Germany in a protest over the planned merger of the European steel operations of Thyssenkrupp and Tata Steel, which is expected to cost up to 4,000 jobs....

 2017-09-22 12:09 

Reuters

[ World ]

Filipino bishops urge bell-ringing, prayers to protest bloody drugs war... +

Stepping up a campaign against President Rodrigo Duterte's bloody war on drugs, Catholic bishops in the Philippines have called for church bells to be rung for the next 40 nights, and congregations to light candles and pray for the killing to end....

 2017-09-22 12:09 

Reuters

[ World ]

U.S. seeks urgent action on Myanmar, while U.N. eyes $200 million for refugees... +

The United States wants Myanmar to take urgent action to end violence in Rakhine state, where a military offensive has created a crisis that could jeopardize its economic and political transition, a U.S. official said on Friday....

 2017-09-22 12:09 

Washington Post

Kim Jong Un: Deranged U.S. dotard Trump will pay for threats... +

In a rare statement on Sept. 22, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un called President Trump a mentally deranged U.S. dotard,...

 2017-09-22 12:08 

Reuters Africa

OPEC says winning battle to curb oil glut... +

Output cuts by OPEC and other oil producers are clearing a supply glut that has weighed on crude prices for three years, ministers said at a meeting on Friday to review the pact that expires in March 2018....

 2017-09-22 12:05 

Washington Post

China tightens banking screws on North Korea, but rejects Trumps talk of total ban... +

Beijing says sanctions alone wont work, and urged both Washington and Pyongyang to stop adding fuel to the fire....

 2017-09-22 12:04 

Euronews

Watch live: Theresa May gives key Brexit speech in Florence... +

British Prime Minister Theresa May will try to rescue stalled Brexit talks on Friday and set out a vision for future ties in a speech in the Italian...

 2017-09-22 12:04 

Al Jazeera

SIGAR report puts Afghan security deficiencies in focus... +

Trump and Ghani meet in New York as SIGAR report says US approach to Afghanistan lacked "whole of government approach"....

 2017-09-22 12:02 

Reuters Africa

McIlroy expects PGA Tour to merge with Europe circuit... +

Four-times major winner Rory McIlroy believes the PGA Tour will eventually merge with the European Tour as it is ...

 2017-09-22 12:00 

Euronews

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 2017-09-22 12:00 

Deutsche Welle

Alaa Houd: Going back to Syria is not an option... +

Alaa Houd came to Germany as a refugee in late 2014, when the massive influx of asylum seekers into Europe had not yet begun. Nearly three years later, he is not quite settled yet, but returning to Syria is impossible....

 2017-09-22 11:59 

Reuters

[ World ]

Spain sends more police to Catalonia to block referendum... +

Spain's interior ministry said on Friday it was sending more state police to Catalonia to maintain order and make sure a banned referendum on independence does not take place....

 2017-09-22 11:58 

Washington Post

Nearly 10,000 leave homes around active Bali volcano... +

Nearly 10,000 villagers have left their homes around the Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali because of a possible eruption....

 2017-09-22 11:58 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Anonymous Bomb Threats Continue In Russia's North Caucasus... +

Russian authorities say that a wave of anonymous bomb threats is continuing with fresh threats in the North Caucasus....

 2017-09-22 11:57 

Al Jazeera

Uber to lose its licence to operate in London... +

Transport authority declares US ride-booking company not 'fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence'....

 2017-09-22 11:56 

Fox News

[ World ]

Kim Jong Un calls Trump a 'dotard': What does it mean?... +

President Donald Trump has called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a madman, wacko and a maniac....

 2017-09-22 11:55 

NBC News

Iran Shows Off Khorramshahr Ballistic Missile After Trump Speech... +
 2017-09-22 11:51 

Reuters Africa

Bournemouth defender Mings ruled out for a month with injury... +

Bournemouth centre back Tyrone Mings has been ruled out for at least a month due to a back injury, manager Eddie Howe confirmed on Friday....

 2017-09-22 11:51 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Eight Detained At Unsanctioned Protest In Russia's Bashkortostan... +

Police in Ufa, the capital of Russia's Republic of Bashkortostan, have detained eight activists at a protest against the head of the regional administration, Rustem Khamitov....

 2017-09-22 11:46 

Euronews

German Election 360: laissez-faire and fair-to-middling internet... +

This is the last of nine episodes we are publishing ahead of the german elections....

 2017-09-22 11:44 

Reuters Africa

Spain sends more police to Catalonia to block referendum... +

Spain's interior ministry said on Friday it was sending more state police to Catalonia to maintain order and make sure a banned referendum on independence does not take place....

 2017-09-22 11:41 

Deutsche Welle

Multinationals polluting oceans with plastic in Philippines... +

Plastic washed up on Manila's beaches can be traced back to Western brands in cashing on Asia's "sachet economies," activists say....

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