Fri01192018

LAST_UPDATEFri, 19 Jan 2018 5pm

Exotic Indonesian Birds Smuggled In Drain Pipes

A wildlife raid in Indonesia yielded startling results after 125 exotic birds were found squashed into pipes.

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Cambodia Supreme Court Dissolves Opposition CNRP Party

The Supreme Court of Cambodia has dissolved the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), the most popular opposition party in the country.

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Region Bids For Solution As Crisis Grips Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe entered its second day of a military takeover and President Robert Mugabe's house arrest as local and regional efforts at resolving the crisis are under way.

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Explosion Hits Kabul As Political Gathering Under Way

A suicide attacker has killed at least nine people, detonating his vest near a political gathering in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials confirmed.

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The Little Girl Returns To Change The World

The 2015-16 El Nino event was a major phenomenon, affecting weather worldwide. It is one swing of the slow pendulum called the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO).

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London Conference To Discuss 'Crisis In Saudi Arabia'

A conference in the UK aims to assess the recent political tensions in Saudi Arabia in the wake of a major anti-corruption crackdown.

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Hamas: Mossad Assassinated Tunisian Drone-Team Member

Hamas has blamed the Israeli national intelligence agency Mossad for the assassination of one of its Tunisian members after conducting an 11-month-long investigation.

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Senior Chinese Envoy Heads To North Korea Amid Chill In Ties

BEIJING  — China was preparing to dispatch its highest-level envoy to North Korea in two years on Friday in a bid to improve chilly relations, after President Donald Trump last week urged Beijing to use its influence to convince Pyongyang to cease its nuclear weapons program.

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Hondurans In US Live In Limbo Amid TPS Uncertainty

For Belinda Osorio Hanzman, being forced to return to San Pedro Sula in Honduras would mean leaving behind her two US-born children.

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How Has Islamophobia Changed Over The Past 20 Years?

London, England - Anti-Muslim hatred has become more pervasive and entrenched in the UK, compared with 20 years ago, according to a report by the think tank that catapulted the term "Islamophobia" in 1997.

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