British imam sacked after criticising Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

British imam sacked after criticising Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

"Khashoggi's murder changed everything. They wanted to make sure that nobody criticised him." British imam Ajmal Masroor says he was fired from a Saudi-funded mosque in central London for criticising Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. #Khashoggi #M...
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Syrian state media's coverage of protests in France and Syria

Syrian state media's coverage of protests in France and Syria

The Syrian state media have been covering police brutality against the Yellow Vest protesters in France. Here's how the same media outlets covered protests in Syria in 2011. #France #YellowVests #Syria
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Second Canadian detained in China

Second Canadian detained in China

China detains two Canadians on suspicion of endangering the country's national security, adding to tensions after Canada's arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou. #China #Canada #tension
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Code 'yellow' for France's economy

Code 'yellow' for France's economy

Since the 2008 financial crisis in Europe, living standards have been declining in France. And recently, a 30 cent tax hike in gasoline prices was the tipping point for many in the country. But what ails Europe's third biggest economy? #yellowvest...
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Bernie Sanders urges US Senate to end support for Saudi operations in Yemen

Bernie Sanders urges US Senate to end support for Saudi operations in Yemen

"The United States has been Saudi Arabia's partner in this horrific war." Senator Bernie Sanders urges the US Senate to vote to stop support for the war in Yemen. #Bernie #Saudi #Yemen
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Online Gambling: Never been easier?

Online Gambling: Never been easier?

Back in the day, you'd pop down the bookies to put a bet on the horses. But gambling has become a global problem, no longer confined to casinos, racetracks and informal games with your friends. Online gambling has become one of the fastest-growing...
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UAE, Saudi media attack America's Muslim congresswomen

UAE, Saudi media attack America's Muslim congresswomen

Saudi Arabia and the UAE have declared a media war on America's first Muslim congresswomen, Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib. #Saudi #media #war
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Evangelicals, Trump and Israel

Evangelicals, Trump and Israel

Evangelicals, Trump and Israel are allies. See how the three are working together for a "state of Israel". #Evagenlicals and Israel #Trump #Israel
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France's economy and the Yellow Vest protesters

France's economy and the Yellow Vest protesters

Since the 2008 financial crisis in Europe, living standards have been declining in France. And recently, a 30 cent tax hike in gasoline prices was the tipping point for many in the country. But what ails Europe's third biggest economy? #yellowvest...
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Hispanics in California show relative immunity as US suicide rates increase

Hispanics in California show relative immunity as US suicide rates increase

In California, the suicide rate for non-Hispanic whites was almost four times higher than Hispanics, according to the state's Department of Public Health. #Hipanics #suicide #US
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Europe's far-right movement Generation Identity

Europe's far-right movement Generation Identity

Generation Identity is one of Europe's fastest growing far-right movements. It was set up in France in 2012 and now has branches in many European countries including Italy, Austria, Germany and the UK. #GenerationIdentity, #Europe, #far-right
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Turkish students develop portable cancer-detecting device

Turkish students develop portable cancer-detecting device

These Turkish engineering students have developed a portable device that can detect and pre-diagnose cancer in patients. They hope it will help save people's lives in the years to come. #Turkey #cancer #diagnosis
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Israeli Army raids Palestinian news agency Wafa

Israeli Army raids Palestinian news agency Wafa

Heavily armed Israeli soldiers raided a Palestinian news agency's headquarters. They temporarily detained journalists and shot demonstrators outside the building. #Palestine #Israel #raid
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US riot police arrest 32 protesters at border demonstrations

US riot police arrest 32 protesters at border demonstrations

US federal agents arrested 32 protesters, including religious leaders, at the US-Mexico border during a demonstration in support of the Central American migrant caravan. The migrants are seeking asylum in the US. #migrantcaravan #arrest #USborder
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President Macron offers concession amid Yellow Vest protests

President Macron offers concession amid Yellow Vest protests

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a series of financial measures including a rise in minimum wage to appease the Yellow Vest protesters after four weeks of nationwide demonstrations. #France #Giletjaunes #protest
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Thousands in Denmark protest against plans to move refugees to island

Thousands in Denmark protest against plans to move refugees to island

Thousands of people gathered in Denmark's Copenhagen and Aarhus to protest the government's plans to send ""unwanted"" refugees to Lindholm Island. #Denmark #Lindholm #refugees
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Donald Trump and the 'Madman Theory'

Donald Trump and the 'Madman Theory'

US President Donald Trump is infamous for his tough and unpredictable foreign policies, as well as his arguments with journalists at home. We explore whether the "Madman Theory", a political strategy created by Richard Nixon, could be used to expl...
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Hindu nationalists rally in New Delhi demanding a temple in Ayodhya

Hindu nationalists rally in New Delhi demanding a temple in Ayodhya

More than 200,000 Hindu nationalists gathered in New Delhi, calling for a temple to be built at a disputed site in Ayodhya, India, where a 16th-century mosque was previously demolished by Hindu nationalists in 1992. #India #Babrimasjid #Ayodyha
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Israeli soldiers kill mentally ill Palestinian

Israeli soldiers kill mentally ill Palestinian

Israeli soldiers killed a mentally ill Palestinian man during a pre-dawn raid on December 3 in Tulkarem, occupied West Bank. A recently released video shows Mohammad Khossam Khabali being shot in the head and lower limbs. #Israel #Palestine #WestBank
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Thousands of Jews in Europe consider leaving due to rising anti-Semitism

Thousands of Jews in Europe consider leaving due to rising anti-Semitism

38 percent of Jews in Europe are thinking about leaving due to growing anti-semitism while widespread prejudice and discrimination are still problems for the EU's black population, according to recent reports by the European Union Agency for Funda...
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What are French politicians saying in response to the fourth week of protests?

What are French politicians saying in response to the fourth week of protests?

French President Emmanuel Macron accuses social networks and television of being "poison for democracy" and French Foreign Affairs Minister Jean Yves le Drian warns Donald Trump not to meddle in French affairs following the US president's comments...
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MBS and Kushner's relationship

MBS and Kushner's relationship

Jared Kushner repeatedly had private conversations with Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman even after the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, despite concerns from senior White House officials, according to a report by The New York Times. #...
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Why are French still protesting?

Why are French still protesting?

The tax hike was cancelled, ,so why did over 125,000 people take to the streets in France? After four consecutive weekend of the yellow vest protests, the French prime minster Edouard Philippe called for 'rebuilding the national unity through dial...
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Japan passes divisive new law to accept more foreign workers

Japan passes divisive new law to accept more foreign workers

Japan, in a major policy shift, enacted on Saturday a law to let in more foreign, blue-collar workers to ease a labour shortage, despite criticism it was too hastily crafted #Japan, #foreign, #worker
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Tear gas and arrests as Paris hit by new yellow vest protests

Tear gas and arrests as Paris hit by new yellow vest protests

Police fired tear gas and arrested hundreds of people in Paris as the French capital went on lockdown for the latest yellow vest protests against President Emmanuel Macron. #Yellowvest #Paris #Protests
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Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer elected new leader of Germany's CDU

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer elected new leader of Germany's CDU

Germany's Christian Democrats elected Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer on Friday to replace Angela Merkel as party leader, a decision that moves her into pole position to succeed Europe's most influential leader as chancellor. #Germany #AKK #CDU #Merkel
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US general urges Google to work with military

US general urges Google to work with military

US General Joseph Dunford has said it's "inexplicable" that technology giants like Google don't want to work with the Pentagon even as they seek out business with China. #US, #general, #urges
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UN rejects measure condemning Hamas

UN rejects measure condemning Hamas

A US-sponsored resolution that condemns the Palestinian political group Hamas, which governs Gaza, has failed to win the required two-thirds majority in the UN General Assembly. #Gaza #Hamas #Palestine
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The Israeli Army shattered this Palestinian footballer's dreams

The Israeli Army shattered this Palestinian footballer's dreams

Palestinian football star Mohammed Abeid was shot in the knees by the Israeli Army during the Great March of Return. He almost lost both his legs, but he's walking again after receiving treatment in Turkey. His career has ended, but he remains ste...
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French police arrest hundreds of students across the country

French police arrest hundreds of students across the country

French students have been blocking access to high schools across France in protest of President Emmanuel Macron's education reforms. #France #Franceprotests #giletsjaunes #Macron
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India's 107-year-old YouTube sensation dies

India's 107-year-old YouTube sensation dies

Watermelon chicken and eggplant curry are among the hundreds of dishes by YouTube's celebrity grandma chef, who has died at the age of 107. Mastanamma rose to fame with her unique take on local food, which she made with her bare hands and served o...
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Denmark plans to send 'unwanted' refugees to remote island

Denmark plans to send 'unwanted' refugees to remote island

Denmark is planning to send "unwanted" refugees to a remote island that currently houses a lab studying contagious animal diseases. #Denmark, #refugees,#remote island, #Lindholm Island #anti-immigration
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What's behind the 'yellow vests' protests?

What's behind the 'yellow vests' protests?

The future of Emmanuel Macron is under question after thousands of people took to the streets to protest the 40-year-old president's rising fuel taxes and the country's worsening economic conditions. #FranceProtests #giletsjaunes
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Huawei CFO arrested, faces extradition to US

Huawei CFO arrested, faces extradition to US

Huawei's global chief financial officer has been arrested in Canada over suspicion she violated US sanctions against Iran. She is facing extradition to the US. #Huawei #IranSanctions #China
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Yemen will need more aid than Syria in 2019

Yemen will need more aid than Syria in 2019

The UN has warned of a "severe increase" in Yemen's hunger rate and cautioned the situation would deteriorate further in 2019, with an additional 4 million people expected to need food aid. #Yemen #YemenWar #famine #hunger
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Three migrants forced back by Greece were found frozen to death

Three migrants forced back by Greece were found frozen to death

Three migrants forced back by Greek soldiers were found frozen to death in northwestern Turkey. One of the migrants is believed to be of Afghan origin but the other two have not been identified. #Greece, #pushback, #migrants
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15 migrants die in boat off Libya

15 migrants die in boat off Libya

Fifteen migrants have died in a boat off the Libyan coast after spending 12 days at sea without food or water, a survivor said. #Libya #Migrants #BoatDisaster
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US senators say MBS ordered Khashoggi killing

US senators say MBS ordered Khashoggi killing

Senators leaving a briefing with CIA Director Gina Haspel say they are more certain than ever that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was involved in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. #Khashoggi #MBS #SaudiArabia
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PewDiePie v T-Series: India's YouTube takeover?

PewDiePie v T-Series: India's YouTube takeover?

PewDiePie and T-series are neck-to-neck in a fight for the number one spot on YouTube. But is this just a numbers game or does it signal a global shift in the online narrative? #PewdiePie #TSeries #PwediepieVsTSeries #Bollywood
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First baby born after womb transplant from dead donor

First baby born after womb transplant from dead donor

A woman in Brazil has given birth to a baby girl after receiving a womb transplant from a deceased donor, in the first successful case of its kind. #wombtransplant #brazil #transplant
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Cubans get full internet access on their mobile phones

Cubans get full internet access on their mobile phones

Cubans will be able to get full internet access on their mobile phones, but the service will still be unaffordable to many. #CubaInternet #CubaMobileInternet
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7-year-old YouTube toy reviewer makes $22 million

7-year-old YouTube toy reviewer makes $22 million

Seven-year-old Ryan has topped Forbes' list of highest-earning YouTubers after making $22 million in a year by reviewing toys. #Ryan, #richest, #money
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Is horse racing cruel?

Is horse racing cruel?

It's known as "the sport of kings", but there's a dark side to the sport of horse racing. Hundreds of racehorses die each year, and three horses die on US racetracks every day. But why are racehorses dying at such alarming rates?
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Philippines president jokes about smoking marijuana

Philippines president jokes about smoking marijuana

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, whose controversial war on drugs has killed nearly 5,000 suspected drug dealers and users since taking office in 2016, says he smokes marijuana to stay awake at international meetings. #Duterte #drugwar #mari...
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Recycling plastic for free public transport

Recycling plastic for free public transport

Cities in Turkey and Indonesia have implemented a system that allows residents to recycle plastic bottles in exchange for public transport. #Plastic #Climatechange #UN
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Violence against Rohingya amounts to 'genocide'

Violence against Rohingya amounts to 'genocide'

A human rights law group commissioned by the US State Department to investigate atrocities against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar has called for the urgent establishment of a criminal tribunal to bring those responsible to justice. #Myanmar, #Roh...
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France suspends fuel tax rise

France suspends fuel tax rise

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has announced a six-month suspension of a fuel tax hike that led to massive unrest across the country. #YellowVest #FuelTax #Paris #France
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7-year-old YouTube toy reviewer makes $22 million

7-year-old YouTube toy reviewer makes $22 million

Seven-year-old Ryan has topped Forbes' list of highest-earning YouTubers after making $22 million in a year by reviewing toys. #Ryan, #richest, #money
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