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    US says foreign students must leave if classes go fully online

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:29am on July 08, 2020

    The United States said Monday it would not allow foreign students to remain in the country if all of their classes are moved online in...

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    Malaysia probes Al Jazeera documentary about migrant arrests

    Agence France-Presse . Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 01:25am on July 08, 2020

    Malaysian police said Tuesday they are investigating an Al Jazeera documentary about the arrests of undocumented migrants during the coronavirus lockdown after officials denounced...

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    Saudi opens hajj registration for foreign residents

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 01:21am on July 08, 2020

    Saudi Arabia on Monday opened hajj registration for foreign residents in the kingdom, saying they will make up 70 per cent of the pilgrims after...

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    Australia locks down millions as US struggles

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 12:56am on July 08, 2020

    Australia on Tuesday ordered millions of people locked down in its second-biggest city to combat a surge in coronavirus cases, as nations across the planet...

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    Johnny Depp libel trial set to start in London

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:25pm on July 07, 2020

    A libel trial was due to begin on Tuesday between Hollywood actor Johnny Depp and a British tabloid newspaper over claims that he was violent...

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    Charlie Daniels dies

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:24pm on July 07, 2020

    Charlie Daniels, a musical force who melded country music and southern rock, showcasing his blistering fiddle skills on hits like ‘The Devil Went Down to...

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    Dalai Lama releases ‘Inner World’

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 11:23pm on July 07, 2020

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama launched an assault on the music charts on Monday by releasing his first album to mark his 85th birthday....

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    WWII film ‘Greyhound’ teaches virus lesson: Hanks

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:22pm on July 07, 2020

    Tom Hanks is ‘heartbroken’ that his World War II thriller must skip the big screen due to the pandemic -- but hopes it can still...

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    England confirm Pakistan Test dates

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:42pm on July 07, 2020

    England cricket chiefs on Monday confirmed dates and venues for Pakistan’s three-Test tour, with the series starting at Old Trafford on August 5. International cricket...

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    ‘We have obligation to re-sign Messi’

    Agence France-Presse . Barcelona | Updated at 10:40pm on July 07, 2020

    Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu responded to a storm of speculation by saying on Tuesday that the club had ‘an obligation to re-sign’ Lionel Messi,...