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    British MPs force Johnson to seek new Brexit delay

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:41am on October 20, 2019

    British MPs voted Saturday to force prime minister Boris Johnson to ask the European Union to delay Brexit yet again but he insisted Britain must leave on October 31...

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    SC to hear Trump’s appeal over deportation

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:50am on October 20, 2019

    The US Supreme Court stepped into a new immigration dispute on Friday, agreeing to hear an appeal by president Donald Trump’s administration of a lower court ruling that could frustrate...

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    J&J recalls 33,000 bottles of baby powder as FDA finds asbestos in samples

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:53am on October 20, 2019

    Johnson & Johnson said on Friday it is recalling around 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after US health regulators found trace amounts of asbestos in samples taken from...

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    UP govt bans mobile phones in colleges, universities

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:57am on October 20, 2019

    The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has banned the use of mobile phones in colleges and universities in the state, reports India Today on Friday. A circular to this effect has been issued by the...

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    Villagers search for bodies as Afghan blast toll rises to 70

    Agence France-Presse . Jalalabad | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Villagers searched for the bodies of their loved ones on Saturday in the rubble of a mosque in eastern Afghanistan that collapsed in a blast...

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    Indian soldiers, Pakistani civilians among dead in Kashmir clash

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 04:15pm on October 20, 2019

    India and Pakistan blamed one another for cross-border shelling in the disputed Kashmir region which killed and injured soldiers and civilians on both sides and...

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    Biggest mummy cache ever unveiled in Egypt

    Reuters . Luxor | Updated at 02:29pm on October 20, 2019

    Egypt on Saturday unveiled the details of 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies inside discovered in the southern city of Luxor in the biggest find of its kind in more than a century...

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    Egypt unveils trove of ancient coffins excavated in Luxor

    Agence France-Presse . Luxor, Egypt | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Egypt revealed on Saturday a rare trove of 30 ancient wooden coffins that have been well-preserved over millennia in the archaeologically rich Valley of the...

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    Mexican authorities confirm ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s son freed

    Agence France-Presse . Culiacán, Mexico | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Mexico’s defence minister confirmed Friday that authorities released a son of drug kingpin Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman after his arrest triggered an all-out gun battle...

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    Hunger exists in World despite enough food

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on October 20, 2019

    Despite producing more food than it can consume, humanity risks a menacing mix of ‘food crises’ brought on by social inequalities, environmental degradation, climate change...