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    Killers may have taken body parts out of country: Turkey

    Reuters . Ankara | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have taken his dismembered body out of Turkey in luggage, Turkish defence minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying by broadcaster CNN Turk on Sunday....

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    Pope says world mustn’t turn a blind eye to migrants, poor

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Pope Francis criticised rising wealth inequality and the treatment of migrants on Sunday, saying the world should not ignore those ‘tossed by the waves of life’....

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    Sri Lanka president seeks talks to end power struggle

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:51pm on November 18, 2018

    Sri Lanka's president Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday called crucial talks with political leaders in a bid to end a power struggle with the prime minister...

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    Cyclone death toll in southeast India hits 33: official

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:45pm on November 18, 2018

    The death toll from a cyclone that battered India's eastern coast has reached 33, a disaster official said Sunday, as authorities assessed the damage caused...

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    Trumps says final conclusions on Khashoggi killing in days

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:55am on November 18, 2018

    The United States will make final conclusions by early next week over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, president Donald Trump said Saturday, following reports that...

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    Cyclone Gaja leaves 35 dead

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:00am on November 18, 2018

    At least 35 people were killed in the severe cyclonic storm Gaja that battered Tamil Nadu coast Friday, reports The Indian Express....

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    12 Asian nations adopt Kathmandu Declaration

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan on return from Kathmandu | Updated at 12:33am on November 18, 2018

    The sixth Ministerial Consultation of the 12-nation Colombo Process ended in Kathmandu Friday adopting a 27-point declaration with a call to the member states to take collective steps to ensure the rights of workers and safe and dignified labour migration....

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    Solih sworn in as Maldives president

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:23am on November 18, 2018

    Ibrahim Mohamed Solih was inaugurated Saturday as the new president of the Maldives after the opposition united to dislodge pro-China strongman leader Abdulla Yameen in September elections....

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    Massachusetts to start selling marijuana

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    Massachusetts is joining the growing list of US states where Americans can walk into a shop and legally buy recreational marijuana, with two stores due...

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    May takes pot-shot at plotters

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May on Saturday told the plotters planning to overthrow her that their alternative Brexit plans would not make all the problems...