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    Record number of boat migrants reaches Italy this year

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on November 29, 2016

    A record number of migrants have reached Italy by boat from North Africa in 2016, according to official data, as pressure on Italy's shelter and asylum systems grows...

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    Thousands protest against India cash ban

    Agencies . New Delhi/ Kolkata | Updated at 12:58am on November 29, 2016

    Thousands of people demonstrated across India on Monday to protest the government’s sudden decision to withdraw large-denomination currency from circulation, a move that has caused enormous hardship to millions of people in the country’s predominantly cash-based economy, reports AP...

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    Trump claims millions voted illegally for Clinton

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:51am on November 29, 2016

    President-elect Donald Trump made unsubstantiated claims Sunday of serious US voter fraud and said ‘millions of people’ had cast their ballots illegally, offering no evidence for the assertions he put forth on Twitter...

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    US wants full, transparent probe: Bernicat

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on November 29, 2016

    The United States on Monday called for a full, formal and transparent investigation into the violence against religious minority community in Rakhine state of Myanmar...

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    Trump claims millions voted illegally in presidential poll

    BBC | Updated at 12:41pm on November 28, 2016

    US president-elect Donald Trump has asserted he won the popular vote on 8 November ‘if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally’...

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    Syria war: Thousands uprooted from rebel-held east Aleppo

    BBC | Updated at 12:36pm on November 28, 2016

    Thousands of civilians have left rebel-held eastern Aleppo districts, as the Syrian army continues its offensive to take full control over the city...

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    Cubans mourn for Castro

    Reuters . Havana | Updated at 12:47am on November 28, 2016

    Flag-waving Cuban students broke into a mass chant of ‘I am Fidel’ to salute Fidel Castro as nine days of mourning began for the combative Cold War icon, who dominated the Communist island’s political life for generations...

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    Cubans mourn revolutionary leader Castro

    BBC | Updated at 01:53pm on November 27, 2016

    Cuba is mourning its revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, whose death was announced late on Friday...

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    Armed men break into Indian jail, escape with pro-Khalistan leader

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:57am on November 27, 2016

    A group of at least 10 armed men in police uniforms broke into the Nabha Central Jail in Indian state of Punjab early Sunday and helped escape the chief of Khalistan Liberation Force and four other known inmates...

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    Seven dead, one missing as waves hit New Zealand fishing boat

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:35am on November 27, 2016

    Seven people were killed and another person was missing after a chartered fishing boat disappeared from view in large waves at the entrance to a harbor near Auckland, New Zealand authorities said...