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    Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end power struggle

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:45am on November 19, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s president Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday called crucial talks with political leaders in a bid to end a power struggle with the prime minister...

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    Myanmar police shoot, injure 4 in raid on Rohingya camp

    Reuters . Yangon | Updated at 12:05am on November 19, 2018

    Myanmar police shot and injured four Rohingya Muslims on Sunday, after detaining two men accused of smuggling people out of a camp for displaced people...

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    New Maldives leader warns of ‘dire’ economy

    Agence-France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Ibrahim Mohamed Solih took office as the new Maldives president Saturday and immediately warned of a ‘dire’ economic crisis as he turned to India for help, signalling an end to the pro-China stance of his predecessor....

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    Climate change protests block London bridges

    Agence France-Presse . Londres | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Hundreds of climate change protesters blocked London bridges on Saturday demanding a dramatic new environmental policy....

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    Killers may have taken body parts out of country: Turkey

    Reuters . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have taken his dismembered body out of Turkey in luggage, Turkish defence minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying by broadcaster CNN Turk on Sunday....

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    Pope says world mustn’t turn a blind eye to migrants, poor

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Pope Francis criticised rising wealth inequality and the treatment of migrants on Sunday, saying the world should not ignore those ‘tossed by the waves of life’....

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    Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end power struggle

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:51pm on November 18, 2018

    Sri Lanka's president Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday called crucial talks with political leaders in a bid to end a power struggle with the prime minister...

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    Cyclone death toll in southeast India hits 33: official

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:45pm on November 18, 2018

    The death toll from a cyclone that battered India's eastern coast has reached 33, a disaster official said Sunday, as authorities assessed the damage caused...

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    Trumps says final conclusions on Khashoggi killing in days

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:55am on November 18, 2018

    The United States will make final conclusions by early next week over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, president Donald Trump said Saturday, following reports that...

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    Cyclone Gaja leaves 35 dead

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:00am on November 18, 2018

    At least 35 people were killed in the severe cyclonic storm Gaja that battered Tamil Nadu coast Friday, reports The Indian Express....

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