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 2021-04-19 20:59 

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Boris Johnson cancels trip to India due to coronavirus worries...

Johnson had already postponed the trip once from January, when COVID-19 infections were high in Britain. Infections in India are currently surging as the country endures a second wave of the virus....

 2021-04-19 20:42 

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Macron urges law change after Jewish woman's killer avoids trial...

Jewish groups have reacted with outrage to the decision by Frances highest court on Wednesday that Kobili Traore was not criminally responsible for the murder in 2017 of Sarah Halimi....

 2021-04-19 19:59 

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Covid alert in Vanuatu after infected body washes ashore...

Government sources said the deceased was a Filipino sailor whose vessel had left Port Vila a day before his body was found washed up near a village about five kilometres (3.1 miles) outside the city on Sunday 11 April....

 2021-04-19 19:30 

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Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard film 'Annette' to open Cannes...

Annette brings together two favourites of independent cinema, Adam Driver and Marion Cotillard, as a glamourous celebrity couple whose lives are upended by the arrival of their first child, a mysterious girl with a special destiny....

 2021-04-19 18:20 

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Asian equities higher on US recovery hopes...

Both the Dow and S&P finished at new peaks on Friday and also posted their fourth consecutive weekly gains, following on the heels of strong data for American housing starts, employment and retail sales....

 2021-04-19 18:14 

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Citibank Indonesia commences consumer banking exit...

Indonesia is one of 13 consumer banking markets Citibank is exiting as part of Citigroups global downsizing strategy....

 2021-04-19 17:46 

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Tom Brady recovering from minor knee surgery...

I feel pretty good and I push myself pretty hard, Brady said at coach Bruce Arians Family Foundation gala on Sunday. I feel pretty good. I dont know if I could go this week, but, well see how things play out....

 2021-04-19 17:02 

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Myanmar shadow government wants seat at ASEAN crisis talks...

Junta leader Min Aung Hlaing is expected to join a special ASEAN summit on Myanmar on Saturday in Jakarta -- his first official overseas trip since the putsch that ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi....

 2021-04-19 16:35 

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Tension rising between Russia and Czech Republic following diplomats expulsion...

Czech authorities on Saturday announced they were expelling 18 Russian diplomats identified as secret agents of the Russian SVR and GRU security services and suspected of involvement in the blast at a military ammunition warehouse that killed two people....

 2021-04-19 16:06 

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Japanese journalist detained in Myanmar moved to prison: embassy...

Yuki Kitazumi, a former reporter for the Tokyo-based Nikkei business daily who now lives in Yangon, was detained at his house on Sunday night and taken away in a police vehicle, local media reported....

 2021-04-19 15:30 

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China's March exports to North Korea spike to six-month high...

China exported $12.978 million of goods to North Korea in March, up from $3,000 in February and $33,000 in the first two months, according to Chinese customs data released on Sunday, quoted by Reuters....

 2021-04-19 15:02 

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UK trials studies if people can catch coronavirus again...

In February, Britain became the first country in the world to give the go-ahead for so-called challenge trials in humans, in which volunteers are deliberately exposed to COVID-19 to advance research into the disease caused by the coronavirus....

 2021-04-19 14:15 

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Tokyo stocks open lower on concerns Japan-China ties may worsen...

In the first 15 minutes of trading, the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average shed 123.59 points, or 0.42 percent, from Friday to 29,559.78. The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange was down 4.71 points, or 0.24 percent, at...

 2021-04-19 13:55 

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Hugs, tears as New Zealand-Australia travel bubble opens...

(Ill) yell, scream cry, hug, kiss, (feel) happy -- all of these emotions at once, Denise ODonoghue, 63, told AFP at Sydney airport as she prepared to board her flight....

 2021-04-19 13:29 

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FIFA disapproves of 'breakaway' European Super League...

In a move that has drawn widespread criticism from European federations to prime ministers, 12 of Europes top clubs announced they were launching a breakaway European Super League....

 2021-04-19 12:30 

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Indonesia air traffic forecast to fully recover in 2026...

A latest forecast expects domestic flight traffic to reach pre-pandemic levels by 2024 and international traffic by 2026 assuming COVID-19 containment programs go according to plan....

 2021-04-19 12:00 

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Paying the price of development: Kediri villagers suffer amid airport project...

Refusing to be bought out, villagers living near Kediris upcoming first airport have to contend with pollution and dwindling incomes...

 2021-04-19 08:03 

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Truth or dare? Jokowi vows to collect elusive Rp 110 trillion in debt...

This list looks like a debt collectors dream team: Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Mahfud MD, Coordinating Economic Minister Airlangga Hartarto, Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister Luhut Pandjaitan, Finance Mi...

 2021-04-19 05:22 

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At 100, the CPC remains committed to serving the people...

To speed up construction, they usually slept in caves and didnt go home for months....

 2021-04-19 00:25 

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Raul Castro leaves the political stage, his legacy yet to be written...

While Fidel was the charismatic leader who rallied Cubans to defend the revolution and defy the United States, Raul, 89, built the military into a formidable fighting force that saw off enemies including a US-backed invasion at the Bay of Pigs....

 2021-04-19 00:02 

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Indonesia curbs deforestation through strong leadership, technology...

With stricter policies and better data, Indonesia is set to achieve targets in reducing deforestation and carbon emissions, experts say....

 2021-04-18 23:57 

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Jakarta-based alumni group AM64 aims to start public vaccine drive in May...

Also known as Alumni Menteng (AM64), the group expects to start the program in May or June after getting approval from the government....

 2021-04-18 23:10 

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Knights Templar legacy lives on in Cyprus...

Down steep, narrow and uneven stone stairs in the fort of Limassol is a low-vaulted room lined with tombstones of medieval knights....

 2021-04-18 22:45 

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Syria to hold presidential vote on May 26...

Syrians abroad will be able to vote at embassies on May 20, Hamouda Sabbagh said in a statement, adding that prospective candidates could hand in their applications from Monday....

 2021-04-18 22:45 

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Regent-elect denied office after dual citizenship revelation...

People in Sabu Raijua, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) will have to revote for a regent sometime in the next two months after the Constitutional Court last week annulled the victory of regent-elect Orient Riwu Kore, who was found to hold a foreign passport....

 2021-04-18 22:37 

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Indonesian logistics firms ride e-commerce boom to survive pandemic...

Courier start-ups received more than US$182 million in funding last year as an e-commerce boom boosted parts of the logistics sector....

 2021-04-18 22:20 

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Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits southern Iran, no major damage reported...

The epicentre of the quake was the town of Rig and hospitals in nearby cities and provinces were on alert, with rescue teams and 50 ambulances sent to the area, a regional official told state TV....

 2021-04-18 21:42 

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Calls mounting for US police reform in wake of Daunte Wright killing...

The 20-year-old was killed during what should have been a routine traffic stop, sparking anger and fresh protests against police brutality and racial injustice....

 2021-04-18 21:11 

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Iran asks Interpol to arrest Natanz 'sabotage' suspect: media...

National television has published a photo and identified the man as 43-year-old Reza Karimi, saying the intelligence ministry had established his role in last weeks sabotage at Natanz....

 2021-04-18 21:00 

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Swiss village Champagne loses another fight to get name on wine...

The dispute has pitted the western village in the Swiss canton of Vaud, with its 28 hectares of vineyards and around 750 people, against the might of Frances vigorously protective Champagne region, which produces much of the worlds most sought-after spark...

 2021-04-18 20:30 

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Canada records second case of rare blood clot after AstraZeneca shot...

The patient, who lives in the western province of Alberta and received a version of the AstraZeneca vaccine supplied by the Serum Institute of India, has received treatment and is recovering, Canadian health authorities wrote on Twitter....

 2021-04-18 20:00 

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Biden backs Suga's efforts for Tokyo Games, own attendance unclear...

Biden supported Sugas efforts to hold a safe and secure Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer in a joint statement released after their talks....

 2021-04-18 19:01 

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Pakistan PM says insulting Mohammad should be same as denying Holocaust...

Speaking after a week of violent protests in Pakistan by a radical Islamist party outraged by French government support for magazines publishing cartoons of Mohammed, Khan said insulting the prophet hurt Muslims around the world....

 2021-04-18 18:30 

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Suga, Biden commit to take on China challenges, affirm Taiwan stance...

A joint statement issued after their first in-person meeting underscored the pressing challenges posed by Chinas assertiveness in the region, including over Taiwan, making it the first time in more than half a century that the self-ruled island was explic...

 2021-04-18 17:56 

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Mars helicopter flight could happen as soon as Monday...

The mini-helicopters trip will mark the first-ever powered, controlled flight on another planet, and will help NASA reap invaluable data about the conditions on Mars....

 2021-04-18 17:30 

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'80 percent goes to the Swifts, the Drakes': ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus slams streaming giants...

The renowned artist behind the disco pop groups megahits like Dancing Queen and Mamma Mia co-wrote a report released Saturday entitled Rebalancing The Song Economy, which urges revamping pricing structures to ensure fairness for writers behind the music....

 2021-04-18 17:00 

Jakarta Post

Sheffield United relegated from Premier League after loss at Wolves...

The defeat left the Yorkshire club 19 points behind fourth-bottom Burnley with a maximum of 18 up for grabs....

 2021-04-18 16:30 

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British actress Helen McCrory dies aged 52...

McCrory died peacefully at home surrounded by a wave of love from friends and family, Lewis wrote on Twitter, calling his late wife beautiful and mighty....

 2021-04-18 16:05 

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Queen Elizabeth II lays to rest her 'strength and stay' Prince Philip...

The Duke of Edinburgh, who died on April 9 at age 99, was interred in the Royal Vault at St Georges Chapel at Windsor Castle after a 50-minute service attended by just 30 guests....

 2021-04-18 15:35 

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CIA planned to assassinate Raul Castro in 1960: declassified documents...

Pilot Jose Raul Martinez, who had been recruited by the CIA, asked for -- and received -- assurance from the agency that it would provide university educations to his two sons if he died during the operation, according to the documents published by the Wa...

 2021-04-18 15:20 

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China, US agree to work together on climate crisis...

The statement came after a meeting between Chinese climate envoy Xie Zhenhua and his US counterpart, John Kerry, in Shanghai on Thursday and Friday, Chinas environment ministry said....

 2021-04-18 15:15 

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Messi fires Barca to Cup final win over Athletic Bilbao...

Antoine Griezmann put a dominant Barca ahead on the hour when he turned in a cross from Frenkie de Jong, who then doubled the Catalans lead three minutes later....

 2021-04-18 14:55 

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Citigroup trims global consumer banking profile, RI, Malaysia affected...

As with other large banks, Citigroups profits were bolstered by a good performance in its investment banking and trading businesses, as well as the release of $3.9 billion in reserves set aside for bad loans....

 2021-04-18 14:35 

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NASA picks SpaceX to take humans back to Moon...

The contract, worth $2.9 billion, involves the prototype Starship spacecraft that is being tested at SpaceXs south Texas facility....

 2021-04-18 14:15 

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Opposition parties rebuke Suga over results of summit with Biden...

Yukio Edano, head of the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, termed Fridays summit lackluster and said, Im not sure why Prime Minister Suga bothered to go (to the United States) in the midst of a coronavirus resurgence....

 2021-04-18 14:13 

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Journalists protest after Medan mayor’s bodyguards block interviews...

This is what we call a mayor who acts like a president, an Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) representative said....

 2021-04-18 13:57 

Jakarta Post

Myanmar military chief to attend ASEAN summit: Thai govt...

The ad hoc meeting of the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations is aimed at discussing the situation in Myanmar where protests against the Feb. 1 coup by the military and violent crackdowns on them continue....

 2021-04-17 22:40 

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Fellowship helps young Indonesians make sustainable development innovations...

Jakarta performing arts community Empu Sendok Arts Station (ESAS) is helping young Indonesians make innovations for sustainable development throughout the country....

 2021-04-17 16:31 

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Myanmar's junta releases 23,000 prisoners in New Year's amnesty...

The junta is planning to release more than 23,000 prisoners nationwide, an official said Saturday, even as the military continues to detain and issue arrest warrants for anti-coup dissidents....

 2021-04-17 16:05 

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Ankle injury clouds Kane double as Spurs draw with Everton...

England forward Harry Kane suffered a worrying ankle injury ahead of next weeks League Cup final after scoring twice in Tottenham Hotspurs 2-2 draw away to Everton in the Premier League on Friday....

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