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    Thousands march in Kuala Lumpur seeking PM Najib’s resignation

    Reuters | Updated at 10:50am on November 19, 2016

    Thousands of anti-government protesters marched in Malaysia's capital on Saturday demanding the resignation of prime minister Najib Razak over his alleged involvement in a multi-billion dollar misappropriation scandal...

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    Fire retardant foam engulfs California airport hangar

    BBC | Updated at 09:35am on November 19, 2016

    A sea of flame retardant foam has flooded the streets around an airport hangar in the US state of California...

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    Turkish bill clears men of statutory rape if they marry

    BBC | Updated at 10:20am on November 19, 2016

    A bill which would allow men accused of raping underage girls to be cleared if they marry the girl has been preliminarily backed by Turkish MPs...

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    UN climate talks end with pleas for Trump to join fight

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:55am on November 19, 2016

    The first UN climate conference after the landmark Paris Agreement closed Friday with delegates appealing to Donald Trump to join the battle against global warming and inviting him to see its impacts in Pacific islands...

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    Trump agrees to pay $25 million to settle Trump University lawsuits

    Reuters | Updated at 08:40am on November 19, 2016

    Donald Trump agreed on Friday to pay $25 million to settle fraud lawsuits over his Trump University real estate seminars, in what New York's attorney general called a ‘stunning reversal’ for the US president-elect...

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    Over two crore people still deprived

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 01:04am on November 19, 2016

    Over two crore people are still deprived of arsenic-free drinking water in non-fulfillment of a commitment made by the ruling Awami League in its 2008 election manifesto...

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    Violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state: 30,000 displaced: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 01:02am on November 19, 2016

    Up to 30,000 people have been displaced by violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, half of them over the course of last weekend when dozens of people died in clashes with the military, the UN said Friday...

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    Shelling of market in Yemen's Taiz kills 21 

    Associated Press | Updated at 07:10pm on November 18, 2016

    More than 20 civilians were killed in the shelling of a busy market in the war-torn Yemeni city of Taiz, including a member of an international aid group, the group and medical officials said on Friday...

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    Sushma Swaraj: Indians offer kidneys to ailing minister

    BBC | Updated at 02:47pm on November 18, 2016

    Many Indians are offering to donate their kidneys to foreign minister Sushma Swaraj after she tweeted she was undergoing tests for...

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    13 workers trapped, three dead in Turkish copper mine after landslide

    Reuters | Updated at 03:37pm on November 18, 2016

    Rescue teams sought to free 13 workers trapped in a copper mine in southeast Turkey on Friday after it was hit by a landslide that killed at least three people..