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    Netflix debuts Scorsese’s ‘Irishman’ trailer with De Niro, Pacino

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on August 02, 2019

    Netflix on Wednesday unveiled the trailer for Martin Scorsese’s long-awaited new film, ‘The Irishman’ -- a major project for the streaming giant featuring powerhouse Oscar...

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    George W Bush paintings to go on display at Kennedy Center

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on August 02, 2019

    Paintings of wounded US military veterans by former president George W Bush are to go on display this year at a Kennedy Center gallery, the...

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    One Palestinian killed in Gaza

    Agence France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 03:33pm on August 01, 2019

    A Palestinian who crossed the Gaza border into Israel overnight shot at Israeli troops, drawing return...

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    49 killed in Yemen attacks

    Agence France-Presse . Aden | Updated at 03:17pm on August 01, 2019

    Separate attacks by Shiite rebels and a jihadist suicide bomber killed at least 49 people in Yemen’s government-held second city Aden Thursday, many of them...

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    China warns HK protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 02:43pm on August 01, 2019

    China’s military has released a slick propaganda video showing a drill of armed troops quelling a protest in Hong Kong, as its commander for the...

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    US sanctions Iran FM

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:53pm on August 01, 2019

    Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani on Thursday mocked a US decision to impose sanctions on his top diplomat Mohammad Javad Zarif, saying it showed Washington was...

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    Huawei still number two smartphone seller despite US sanctions

    Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 10:26am on August 01, 2019

    Huawei remained the number two global smartphone vendor in the past quarter despite tough US sanctions imposed on the Chinese technology giant, market trackers said...

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    Rolls Royce faces probe over India deals

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi, India | Updated at 09:48am on August 01, 2019

    Indian investigators have launched a criminal probe into millions of dollars paid by a Rolls Royce energy firm to an intermediary in connection with deals...

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    Anger, sorrow on Khartoum streets

    Agence France-Presse . Khartoum | Updated at 12:00am on August 01, 2019

    With school bags on their backs and Sudanese flags in their hands, hundreds of pupils marched in the capital Khartoum on Tuesday to denounce the...

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    EU countries to share out 131 migrants blocked by Italy

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on August 01, 2019

    European countries have come to an agreement on how to share responsibility for 131 migrants who were blocked on board a coastguard vessel by Italian...