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    Queen honours British minister who tried to save policeman

    Reuters | Updated at 10:05am on March 25, 2017

    British foreign affairs minister Tobias Ellwood who tried to resuscitate a police officer stabbed to death in the attack on Britain's parliament has been honoured by Queen Elizabeth, the prime minister's office said on Friday...

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    London attack: Police appeal for information on Khalid Masood

    BBC | Updated at 08:25am on March 25, 2017

    Police are appealing for information as they try to establish whether Westminster attacker Khalid Masood acted alone or was directed by others...

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    UN fears 200 died in coalition airstrike on Mosul

    BBC | Updated at 08:40am on March 25, 2017

    The United Nations has raised grave concerns about reports of high civilian casualties in the Iraqi city of Mosul...

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    Trump tastes failure as US House healthcare bill collapses

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on March 25, 2017

    President Donald Trump suffered a stunning political setback on Friday in a Congress controlled by his own party when Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the US healthcare system, a major 2016 election campaign promise of the president and his allies...

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    Canada lawmakers pass anti-Islamophobia motion

    Agence France-Presse . Ottawa | Updated at 12:55am on March 25, 2017

    Lawmakers in Canada’s House of Commons, with strong encouragement from prime minister Justin Trudeau’s government, passed a motion Thursday paving the way for future measures to combat Islamophobia...

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    Pass health bill Friday or he’ll move on

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:48am on March 25, 2017

    Donald Trump warned Republicans that he is done negotiating and wants a vote Friday on dismantling Obamacare, setting up a high-stakes showdown with members of the president’s own party over his embattled health care plan...

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    UN to investigate crimes against Rohingya in Myanmar

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:37am on March 25, 2017

    The top United Nations human rights body agreed on Friday to send an international fact-finding mission to investigate widespread allegations of killings, rape and torture by security forces against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar’s Rakhine state...

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    Egypt's former leader Hosni Mubarak freed

    Reuters | Updated at 04:26pm on March 24, 2017

    Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian president overthrown in 2011 and the first leader to face trial after the Arab Spring uprisings that swept the region, was freed on Friday after six years...

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    London attack: Khalid Masood identified as killer

    BBC | Updated at 02:47pm on March 24, 2017

    Police have identified Khalid Masood as the man who carried out the Westminster attack, as the death toll rose to...

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    US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum

    BBC | Updated at 02:41pm on March 24, 2017

    US president Donald Trump has demanded a make-or-break vote in the house of representatives on Friday on his troubled health care...