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    Khashoggi murder outcry threatens US-Saudi ties, Saudi prince says

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 10:48am on November 01, 2018

    The outcry in the United States demonizing Saudi Arabia over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul threatens US-Saudi...

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    Dialogue positive development: US

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on October 31, 2018

    The United States on Tuesday welcomed the announcement of the ruling Awami League and opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led National Oikya Front for holding a dialogue...

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    Trump says US planning 'tent cities' for migrants

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:06pm on October 30, 2018

    President Donald Trump said Monday his administration was planning to build tent cities for thousands of Central American migrants making their way through Mexico to...

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    US-bound migrants enter Guatemala

    Reuters . El Salvador | Updated at 01:22am on October 30, 2018

    A new group of migrants bound for the United States set off from El Salvador and crossed into Guatemala on Sunday, following thousands of other...

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    Global stocks under pressure

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Concern over China’s slowing economy dented US stock futures and kept world stocks under pressure on Monday although European shares climbed thanks to encouraging earnings...

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    Sri Lanka’s president faces calls to end political crisis

    Reuters . Colombo | Updated at 12:00pm on October 29, 2018

    Sri Lanka president Maithripala Sirisena is under increasing pressure to uphold the island nation’s constitution and reconvene parliament after his decision to replace the prime...

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    Blueprints for murder and purchasing arms

    Binoy Kampmark | Updated at 12:00am on October 29, 2018

    IT READS like a swaying narrative of retreat. A man’s body is subjected to a gruesome anatomical fate, his parts separated by a specially appointed...

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    Gunman targeting Jews kills 11 in Pittsburgh synagogue

    Reuters . Pittsburgh | Updated at 11:23am on October 28, 2018

    A gunman yelling, ‘All Jews must die,’ stormed a Pittsburgh synagogue during Saturday services, killing 11 worshippers and wounding six other people including four police...

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    Multiple casualties in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:18pm on October 27, 2018

    A gunman opened fire at a synagogue in the US city of Pittsburgh on Saturday, reportedly killing at least four people and injuring an unknown...

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    Mattis says Khashoggi killing undermines regional stability

    Reuters . Manama | Updated at 12:05pm on October 27, 2018

    US defence secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday that incidents like the killing of a Saudi journalist undermined Middle Eastern stability and that...