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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Canada Conservatives likely to lengthen election campaign

Tuesday 28 July 2015 20:17

Canada's governing Conservatives are likely to lengthen this year's election campaign by launching it in August, three senior party sources said

Canada Conservatives likely to lengthen election campaign

Tuesday 28 July 2015 20:17

Canada's governing Conservatives are likely to lengthen this year's election campaign by launching it in August, three senior party sources said

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China indicts former party chief of Xinjiang's capital for graft

Tuesday 28 July 2015 16:01

The former Chinese Communist Party chief of Urumqi, the capital of the far western region of Xinjiang, has been indicted on corruption charges

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Turkey, US aim for zone cleared of Islamic State in Syria

Tuesday 28 July 2015 07:01

Turkey and the United States are working on plans to provide air cover for Syrian rebels.

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Former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam passes away

Monday 27 July 2015 19:14

Former Indian President Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam passed away at a hospital in northeastern state of Meghalaya on Monday, confirmed Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

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U.S. upgrades Malaysia, Cuba in trafficking report

Monday 27 July 2015 16:04

The United States upgraded Malaysia in an annual report on human trafficking on Monday despite calls by human rights groups .

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Croatia to quit border talks with Slovenia after tape leak

Monday 27 July 2015 15:01

Croatia said on Monday it would quit "contaminated" arbitration talks over its border with Slovenia after the leak of a tape purporting.

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Clinton sets renewable energy goals

Monday 27 July 2015 07:29

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton called on Sunday for a dramatic national shift to energy sources.

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Senior British lord quits post after drugs video

Sunday 26 July 2015 20:17

A senior British lord quit his post on Sunday and will face a police investigation after a tabloid newspaper released a video showing him semi-naked and snorting white powder.

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Hundreds mourn for woman found dead in Texas jail cell

Sunday 26 July 2015 07:01

Hundreds of people on Saturday attended the funeral of Sandra Bland, a black woman found dead in a Texas jail cell, days after she was arrested following a minor traffic offence.

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Children miss school, fear abuse after Nepal quake

Saturday 25 July 2015 09:25

Inadequate shelter, school closures and a lack of safe water and sanitation are the three biggest concerns of Nepali children affected by two huge earthquakes.

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