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    10 Gazans killed in Israel attack on Islamic Jihad chief

    Agence France-Presse . Gaza City, Palestine | Updated at 02:42pm on November 13, 2019

    Israel’s military killed a commander from Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad in a strike on his home in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, triggering exchanges...

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    Google’s project Nightingale triggers US health inquiry

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 02:02pm on November 13, 2019

    Google on Tuesday defended a project aimed at modernising healthcare while giving it access to medical data of millions of people...

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    Eight more witnesses to testify in Trump impeachment hearing

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:46pm on November 13, 2019

    United States democratic lawmakers on Tuesday unveiled a list of eight more witnesses who will testify in open hearings as part of the impeachment investigation...

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    Trump’s denial on climate change ‘extreme’: Greta Thunberg

    Agence France-Presse . Hampton | Updated at 01:40pm on November 13, 2019

    Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday that the United States president Donald Trump’s climate change denials was ‘so extreme’ that it had helped...

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    Morales slams Bolivian interim chief Anez

    Agence France-Presse . Mexico City | Updated at 01:35pm on November 13, 2019

    Bolivia’s former president Evo Morales condemned what he called ‘the sneakiest, most nefarious coup in history’ on Tuesday after deputy Senate speaker Jeanine Anez proclaimed...

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    Seven people dead in Kabul car bomb explosion: spokesman

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 01:25pm on November 13, 2019

    At least seven people were killed and seven wounded when a car bomb detonated during Kabul’s morning rush hour on Wednesday, an interior ministry spokesman...

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    Chaos goes on in Hong Kong on third consecutive day

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 01:07pm on November 13, 2019

    Hong Kong awoke to a third straight day of chaos on Wednesday following a night of intense battles between pro-democracy protesters and riot police on...

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    Indian state Maharashtra placed under direct rule

    Agence France-Presse . Mumbai | Updated at 12:15am on November 13, 2019

    India's financial capital was plunged into political uncertainty Tuesday after the president imposed direct rule on wealthy Maharashtra state after weeks of deadlock over who...

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    Lanka prisoners demand freedom after Swede’s killer pardoned

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:07am on November 13, 2019

    Hundreds of inmates at Sri Lanka’s biggest high-security prison staged a second day of protests Tuesday, demanding their freedom after the president pardoned a well-connected...

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    Three killed in Thai courtroom shootout

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:04am on November 13, 2019

    Three people were killed in a shootout at a Thai courtroom on Tuesday during a hearing into an inheritance dispute, according to police, who said...