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    Meghan’s father asks Queen to get his daughter back in touch

    Reuters . London | Updated at 04:10pm on December 17, 2018

    Meghan Markle’s father appealed to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth on Monday to intercede to end his estrangement from his daughter, the wife of Prince Harry. The...

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    Blast smashes wrecks offices at Greece’s SKAI TV in ‘attack on democracy’

    Reuters . Athens | Updated at 11:49am on December 17, 2018

    A powerful blast smashed windows and wrecked offices at Greece’s SKAI TV in Athens on Monday in what officials called an attack on...

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    Nations agree global climate pact rules, but seen as weak

    Reuters . Katowice | Updated at 11:01am on December 16, 2018

    Nearly 200 countries overcame political divisions late on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it is...

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    Not just a small-island problem

    Reuters . Katowice, Poland | Updated at 11:00pm on December 15, 2018

    Climate change is turbo-charging losses from wilder weather and rising seas in rich countries as well as poor - and leaders must figure out how...

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    May’s plea for EU help cast as failure at home

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May’s attempt to win assurances from the European Union on her Brexit deal was cast by opponents on Friday as a...

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    Blair sees another Brexit referendum

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018

    Former prime minister Tony Blair said a second Brexit referendum is now the most likely outcome because plans to leave the European Union face deadlock...

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    Strasbourg Christmas market gunman shot dead by French police

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg | Updated at 11:06am on December 14, 2018

    The gunman who killed three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg was shot dead by French police on Thursday as the Islamic State jihadist...

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    May survives confidence vote

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May on Wednesday survived a confidence vote by her own MPs but lost the support of one third of her colleagues,...

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    French govt urges end to protests after Strasbourg attack

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2018

    The French government on Thursday urged ‘yellow vest’ protesters not to hold another round of demonstrations this weekend as police hunted for a second day...

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    Ankara train crash leaves nine dead, 47 injured

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 02:19pm on December 13, 2018

    Seven people were killed after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, the Ankara governor's office said, revising an...

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