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    SA down Australia in rain-hit Twenty20

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

    Speedster Chris Morris claimed two wickets as South Africa strangled Australia to a 21-run victory in their rain-reduced Twenty20 international on the Gold Coast on...

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    Trump opens door to trade deal with China soon

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

    President Donald Trump said Friday that China was ready to make a deal to defuse trade tensions, so he might not have to punish the...

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    Italy nationalists mull refusing Da Vincis to Louvre

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

    Italy wants to renegotiate a deal to loan all of its Leonardo da Vinci paintings to France’s Louvre to mark 500 years since his death,...

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    Taiwanese puppet master fights to save dying art

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

    At 87 years old, Taiwanese glove puppeteer Chen Hsi-huang is the star of a new documentary which reflects his determination to revive the dying traditional...

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    Facebook asked to protect users in simmering Sri Lanka

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:24pm on November 17, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s largest political party Saturday asked Facebook to protect the identity of its supporters, fearing a crackdown by what it called the ‘illegal’ government.The...

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    Over 1000 missing in California fire

    Agence France-Presse . Chico | Updated at 12:30pm on November 17, 2018

    The number of people listed as missing in a northern California wildfire jumped past 1,000 as searchers found the remains of eight more victims on...

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    Saudi crown prince behind Khashoggi murder, concludes CIA

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:48am on November 17, 2018

    The US Central Intelligence Agency has concluded Saudi's powerful crown prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, US media reported...

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    Netherlands hand France first post-World Cup defeat

    Agence France-Presse. Rotterdam | Updated at 09:43am on November 17, 2018

    The Netherlands have qualification for the Nations League semi-finals in their sights after beating France 2-0 on Friday to hand Didier Deschamps' side their first...

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    11 killed as Cyclone Gaja ravages Indian coast

    Agence France-Presse . Chennai | Updated at 01:01am on November 17, 2018

    At least 11 people were reported dead Friday as a powerful cyclone battered India’s eastern coast, authorities said.Thousands of trees were felled by winds that...

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    Japan cyber security minister never used computer

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 01:00am on November 17, 2018

    A Japanese minister in charge of cyber security has provoked astonishment by admitting he has never used a computer in his professional life, and appearing...