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    Three killed, 12 injured in Strasbourg Christmas market shooting

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg | Updated at 10:49am on December 12, 2018

    A gunman killed at least three people and wounded a dozen others at the famed Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday...

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    Activists fear states will fall short on UN migration pact

    Agence France-Presse . Marrakesh | Updated at 02:02am on December 12, 2018

    As heads of state and government jetted out of Morocco on Tuesday after formally adopting a UN deal on migration, NGOs raised doubts about its implementation on the ground and the high seas....

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    Accused attacks cops in Ctg

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 01:59am on December 12, 2018

    A fugitive accused sustained bullet injuries in police firing after he allegedly swooped on law enforcers with a lethal weapon at Asadganj in the city which left three people, including two policemen, injured early Tuesday....

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    Thousands without power in US southeast after snow storm

    Reuters . Atlanta | Updated at 01:58am on December 12, 2018

    At least three people had died and thousands of homes were left without power in the Carolinas and Virginia early on Tuesday after a storm dumped up to two feet of snow in parts of the southeastern United States....

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    May tours Europe in desperate bid to save Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:27am on December 12, 2018

    Embattled British prime minister Theresa May embarked on a tour of European capitals on Tuesday in a desperate bid to salvage her Brexit deal, a day after delaying a parliamentary vote on the text to avoid a crushing defeat....

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    Khashoggi, other journalists named Time ‘Person of the Year’

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 01:26am on December 12, 2018

    Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered in October at his country’s Istanbul consulate, was on Tuesday named Time magazine’s ‘Person of the Year’ alongside...

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    Climate policies put world on track for 3.3C warming

    Reuters . Katowice, Poland | Updated at 12:11am on December 12, 2018

    Average world temperatures are on course to far exceed the main goal set in the 2015 Paris Agreement on limiting global warming, a study showed on Tuesday....

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    Modi stares at defeat in Indian state elections

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on December 12, 2018

    India’s ruling party looked set Tuesday for stinging election defeats in at least two stronghold states, in a big blow to prime minister Narendra Modi ahead of national polls in 2019....

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    Thai junta lifts ban on political activities

    Reuters. Bangkok | Updated at 01:50pm on December 11, 2018

    Thailand lifted a military-imposed ban on political activities that has been in place since 2014, a government statement published on the Royal Gazette website said...

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    Attack on Afghan intelligence service team kills four

    Reuters. Kabul | Updated at 12:34pm on December 11, 2018

    An attack targeting members of Afghanistan’s main intelligence agency just outside the capital Kabul on Tuesday killed at least four people and wounded six others,...

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