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    Macron debates for record 8 hours

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

    French president Emmanuel Macron has set a new personal record for talking during a public appearance by debating for more than eight hours with intellectuals...

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    Cancer deaths falling in EU

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

    The death rate from cancer has been falling for half a decade in the EU, researchers said Tuesday, although the overall number is expected to...

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    May tries to save Brexit plan after speaker’s bombshell

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

    British prime minister Theresa May held crisis talks with her ministers Tuesday after the speaker of parliament threatened to derail her EU withdrawal plan just...

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    Paris catches Asian tigers in most expensive city race

    Thomson Reuters Foundation . Tbilisi | Updated at 12:57pm on March 19, 2019

    Paris and Hong Kong for the first time joined Singapore as the world’s most expensive cities to live in, a study revealed on Tuesday, with...

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    Rome joins new Silk Road

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on March 19, 2019

    Chinese president Xi Jinping will travel to Italy, Monaco and France this week, the foreign ministry said Monday, with Rome expected to join his global...

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    Putin signs laws against ‘disrespecting’ authorities

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 08:54pm on March 18, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday signed laws against showing disrespect for authorities and allowing for online media to be fined or blocked for publishing...

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    Gunman kills 3 in Dutch tram

    Reuters . Utrecht | Updated at 05:07pm on March 18, 2019

    A gunman shot dead three people and wounded nine on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday and police said they were...

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    May warns of long Brexit delay

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on March 18, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May has issued a stark warning to lawmakers that if they do not back her Brexit deal, there is the possibility...

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    US, EU slap new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

    Agence France-Presse . Washington/ Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on March 17, 2019

    The United States, in coordination with the European Union and Canada, Friday slapped new sanctions on more than a dozen officials and businesses in response...

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    UK MPs vote for Brexit delay and new vote on deal

    Agence France-Presse /Reuters . London/ Washington | Updated at 12:49am on March 15, 2019

    British MPs on Thursday voted massively in favour of asking the EU to delay Brexit and holding a new vote soon on a divorce deal...