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    Malaysian ex-PM quizzed for second time over graft claims

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 12:18pm on May 24, 2018

    Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak arrived at the anti-graft agency Thursday to be questioned for a second time this week over a multi-billion-dollar corruption scandal...

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    Ukraine paid Trump lawyer Cohen to arrange White House talks

    Reuters | Updated at 09:35am on May 24, 2018

    US president Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, received a secret payment of at least $400,000 to arrange talks between Trump and Ukrainian president Petro...

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    Trump’s blocking of critics on Twitter violates Constitution

    Reuters | Updated at 11:33am on May 24, 2018

    A US judge in New York on Wednesday ruled that president Donald Trump may not legally block Twitter users from his account on the social media platform based on...

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    Trump casts doubt on planned summit with North Korean leader

    Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on May 23, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said on Tuesday there was a 'substantial chance' his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will not take place...

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    Sharif says intelligence chief asked him to resign

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:35am on May 24, 2018

    Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday accused a former intelligence chief of asking him to resign during opposition protests in 2014, comments likely to further fray tense civil-military relations ahead of general elections....

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    Muslim inmates fed pork during Ramadan

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 12:53am on May 26, 2018

    A federal judge granted a restraining order Thursday forcing prison guards in Alaska to stop giving Muslim inmates pork as they break their fasts during Ramadan, rights campaigners said....

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    Blast in Indian restaurant in Canada injures 15

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:53am on May 26, 2018

    Canadian police on Friday launched a hunt for two men who staged an explosion in an Indian restaurant near Toronto that injured 15 people....

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    400 handbags, $30m seized in Najib’s house raid

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 12:46am on May 26, 2018

    Malaysian police said Friday they seized over 400 handbags and cash amounting to almost $30 million in raids on luxury apartments as they probed corruption allegations swirling around ousted leader Najib Razak...

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    Some US news websites blocked by EU data law

    Agence France-Prese . Brussels | Updated at 12:22am on May 26, 2018

    Several major US news websites including the Los Angeles Times were blocked in Europe on Friday after the EU’s new data protection laws came into effect.....

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    Facebook, Twitter tighten rules for political ads

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:20am on May 26, 2018

    Twitter on Thursday announced new guidelines to clearly mark political ads on its platform as Facebook said it began implementing a policy requiring labelling and verification of identities of those paying for political messages....

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