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Reuters AfricaIndia court halts expansion of Vedanta's copper smelter after protest killingsReuters AfricaTHOOTHUKUDI/MUMBAI India (Reuters) - One person died and others were wounded by gunfire in southern India on Wednesday in fresh violence related to protesters' demands that a copper smelter be shut on environmental grounds. The day before at [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Times LIVEEx-boyfriend grieves over 'wonderful' South African found dead in BahamasTimes LIVE“She was one of the most wonderful people on this planet and my life will be less without her.” Those were the words on Wednesday of Frank Gilmore‚ the ex-boyfriend of 25-year-old South African Carla van Eeden‚ who was [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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News24More than 200 South Africans apply for Australia's 'humanitarian' visas - reportNews24More than 200 South Africans have applied for Australian humanitarian visas in light of recent comments by the country's minister of home affairs. According to a 9Nine News report, there are 89 applications relating to 213 people seeking visas [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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UPI.comIsrael is prioritizing PR over peace-buildingUPI.comMay 23 (UPI) -- The opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem last week represented a major PR coup for Israel, a move the country had sought for decades. It also came hot on the heels of another celebrated Israeli PR victory -- the win [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Independent OnlineWATCH: US man, 30, demands notice for eviction from parents' houseIndependent OnlineNew York - Michael Rotondo refuses to move out of his parents' house. So much so that the 30-year-old argued for a half-hour with a judge in Upstate New York on Tuesday, saying that while he knew his [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Washington PostA 30-year-old demanded notice for eviction from his parents' house. 'Outrageous,' a judge said.Washington PostMichael Rotondo refuses to move out of his parents' house. So much so that the 30-year-old argued for a half-hour with a judge in Upstate New York on Tuesday, saying that while he knew his [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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IRINnews.orgMaduro election win is no victory for hungry VenezuelansIRINnews.orgDays after President Nicolás Maduro's election victory on Sunday, most Venezuelans continue to face what has become their new normal: shortages of food and medicine, infants dying of malnutrition, rising crime, and collapsing infrastructure. Experts ...and more [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Eyewitness NewsIran slams US sanctions push, Syria rejects idea of Iranian withdrawalEyewitness NewsFrance said Washington's method of adding more sanctions on Tehran would reinforce the country's dominant hardliners. US secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Picture: AFP. Syria · United States · Iran · Iran nuclear programme. Email; Print ...Trump's Talk [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Independent OnlineBrazilian pair arrested for attempting to smuggle African migrantsIndependent OnlineSao Paulo — A group of African migrants set sail last month on a 1 900-mile (3 000-kilometre) journey across the Atlantic to Brazil, but quickly ran into trouble and were adrift for weeks before fishermen towed them ashore, Brazilian [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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FirstpostSterlite protest LIVE updates: Death toll rises to 12 as one person from Anna Nagar dies in fresh firingFirstpostIn a video released by The News Minute, two policemen are seen getting on top of a van and taking aim at protesters to shoot them down. While even the visuals enraged [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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News24No sign of Mugabe at Zimbabwe parliament hearingNews24A Zimbabwe parliamentary committee gathered on Wednesday to hear evidence from former president Robert Mugabe, but there was no immediate sign that he would attend. Lawmakers want to question Mugabe over his 2016 claim that the country had lost ...Zimbabwe: Diamonds Probe - [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Independent OnlineProbe Israeli crimes, ICC urgedIndependent OnlineCALLING it a “historic step” toward justice, the Palestinian foreign minister asked the International Criminal Court yesterday to open an “immediate investigation” into alleged Israeli crimes committed against the Palestinian people. The development ...Israel hits more Hamas targets after cross-border raidTimes LIVEThe next Homeland? [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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UK pensioner guilty of raping girls from 'vulnerable Kenyan families'Independent OnlineNairobi - A 72-year-old pensioner has been found guilty in a British court of raping two Kenyan girls while he was on holiday in the East African nation, the latest example of cross-border collaboration to stamp out child sex offences [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Times LIVENorth Korea preps nuclear site demolition despite US summit doubtsTimes LIVEInvited foreign journalists gathered in North Korea Wednesday to witness the slated destruction of the reclusive regime's nuclear test site, a high profile gesture on the road to a summit with the US that Donald Trump now says might [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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FirstpostSterlite protest LIVE updates: 'Ban Sterlite', clamour grows as Madras HC stays construction of new smelter plantFirstpostAnti-Sterlite protest LATEST updates: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has halted the construction for the new copper smelter plant of Sterlite Industries in Thoothukudi after police firing killed at least 11 [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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The HinduNorth Korea allows South Korean journalists to cover nuke test closingThe HinduSouth Korean journalists board a plane to leave for North Korea, at Seoul Airport in Seongnam, South Kore on May 23, 2018. | Photo Credit: AP. AP. SEOUL, South Korea, May 23, 2018 11:39 IST. Updated: May 23, [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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AllAfrica.comNigeria: Buhari Accuses Obasanjo of Wasting $16b On PowerAllAfrica.comPresident Muhammadu Buhari came hard on former President Olusegun Obasanjo, yesterday, accusing him of "bragging" he spent $16 billion on the power sector without anything to show for it. Buhari bared his mind while receiving members of the Buhari ...Has Obasanjo met [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Washington PostPulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85Independent OnlineAuthor Philip Roth, who laid bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died at the age of 85. Picture: Reuters/Eric Thayer/File. New York - Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare ...Philip Roth [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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Business DayAsian shares fall after Trump ruins the moodBusiness DayA monitor showing US president-elect Donald Trump speaking on TV is seen at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo, Japan. Picture: REUTERS. Tokyo — Asian shares were mostly weak on Wednesday, as the mood turned cautious over US-China trade talks.China's Reduction [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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ABC NewsEnergy wells plugged as Hawaii's volcano sends lava nearbyABC NewsProduction wells at a geothermal plant under threat by lava flowing from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano have been plugged to prevent toxic gases from seeping out. Lava from a nearby, new volcanic vent entered, then stalled, on the 815-acre (329.8 hectare) [...]
Wed, May 23, 2018
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