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  1. What the papers say - " November 24Fri, 24 Nov 2017 04:32:32 GMT
    Dissection of the Budget continues on some of Friday's front pages, while speculation over a possible royal announcement also gets attention. The UK faces a "lost two decades of wage growth", says The Guardian on its front page, following warnings from think tank the Institute for Fiscal Studies that a forecast economic slowdown means "many more years of austerity". More...
  2. Honduras president seeks 2nd term despite constitutional banFri, 24 Nov 2017 02:28:11 GMT
    In this Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 photo, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez and current presidential candidate, speaks during his closing campaign rally, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Less than a decade ago, even talk of re-election was enough to get a Honduran president overthrown. More...
  3. Pope prays for 'seeds of peace' for South Sudan, CongoThu, 23 Nov 2017 22:00:07 GMT
    Pope Francis has led a special prayer service in St. Peter's Basilica for peace in South Sudan and Congo. Earlier this year he said he was studying the possibility of going to South Sudan, the African nation suffering from famine and civil war. More...
  4. Burma, Bangladesh sign deal to return Rohingya refugeesThu, 23 Nov 2017 17:40:13 GMT
    Bangladeshi foreign minister Abdul Hassan Mahmud Ali shakes hands with Burma's Kyaw Tint Swe of the Office of the State Counsellor Burma and Bangladesh have signed an agreement covering the return of Rohingya Muslims who fled across their mutual border to escape violence in Burma's Rakhine state. Burma announced the agreement but provided no details on how many Rohingya refugees would be allowed to return home. More...
  5. Sound heard in Argentine sub search comes from explosionThu, 23 Nov 2017 17:40:12 GMT
    Argentina's navy announced Thursday that a sound detected during the search for a missing submarine apparently came from an explosion - an ominous development that prompted relatives of the 44 crew members to burst into tears. Navy spokesman Enrique Balbi said the search will continue until there is full certainty about the fate of the ARA San Juan. More...
  6. Pressure on Germany's SPD to consider new coalition amid post-election impasseThu, 23 Nov 2017 15:28:48 GMT
    Pressure is growing within Germany's Social Democratic Party to at least discuss the possibility of forming a new government with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives. SPD leader Martin Schulz ruled out returning to the current "grand coalition" with Mrs Merkel after leading his party to a disastrous result in September's election, but appeared to soften his stance before a meeting on Thursday with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who has urged politicians to compromise. More...
  7. Theresa May welcomed Jean-Claude Juncker to Downing Street earlier in the yearThu, 23 Nov 2017 15:28:47 GMT
    Theresa May will meet European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker next month as she steps up efforts to secure a breakthrough in the Brexit process. The Prime Minister is under pressure from Brussels to spell out what she is prepared to pay in the so-called Brexit divorce bill, but Mr Juncker said he was "not crazy enough" to be drawn on whether an increased offer from Mrs May would be enough. More...
  8. RAF Voyager sits on the tarmac after landing in Comodoro Rivadavia, ArgentinaThu, 23 Nov 2017 13:12:55 GMT
    An RAF aircraft has landed in Argentina some 35 years after the Falklands War, as it joins search efforts to find a missing submarine with 44 sailors on board. The Argentine navy said it lost contact with the ARA San Juan on November 15 as the submarine sailed from the extreme southern port of Ushuaia to Mar del Plata. More...
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  1. At least 235 killed during Friday prayers at mosque in EgyptFri, 24 Nov 2017 15:48:00 GMT
    Images from inside the building showed dozens of bodies wrapped in blood-socked cloth lined up on the floor of a mosque in North Sinai. More...
  2. Ex-Mugabe henchman, dubbed 'The Crocodile,' takes office in ZimbabweFri, 24 Nov 2017 13:37:00 GMT
    Zimbabwe's new leader is Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former guerrilla fighter who is accused of overseeing the deaths of thousands of political opponents. More...
  3. Alleged terror mastermind with $10M U.S. bounty on head is freedFri, 24 Nov 2017 15:55:16 GMT
    Hafiz Saeed, whose house arrest in January was seen as a signal of a broader shift in Pakistan's treatment of extremists, was released before dawn. More...
  4. Oscar Pistorius' murder sentence more than doubledFri, 24 Nov 2017 12:46:44 GMT
    South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal extended the double-amputee's prison term after prosecutors argued his original sentence was "shockingly lenient." More...
  5. Iran vows to send warships to America's backyardThu, 23 Nov 2017 15:48:00 GMT
    Iranian navy Rear Adm. Hossein Khanzadi promised to "wave the flag of our country in the Gulf of Mexico." More...
  6. Flynn's legal team cuts ties to Trump lawyersFri, 24 Nov 2017 13:06:28 GMT
    A member of Trump's legal team said that "no one should draw the conclusion that this means anything about General Flynn cooperating against the president." More...