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  1. Time to hold our nerve over Brexit, May tells ToriesSun, 23 Sep 2018 01:40:39 GMT
    Theresa May has told warring Tories the time has come for the party to "hold our nerve" and unite in the national interest as the Brexit negotiations enter their final stages. Following the rebuff of her Chequers plan by EU leaders in Salzburg last week, the Prime Minister warned opposition parties were plotting to exploit the situation to derail Brexit altogether. More...
  2. House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon face closureSun, 23 Sep 2018 01:40:38 GMT
    House of Fraser stores in Edinburgh, Hull and Swindon are to close, with Mike Ashley blaming landlords for putting hundreds of jobs at risk. The Sports Direct tycoon, who recently bought the department store chain out of administration for 90 million, has been in tense talks with landlords over rents in recent weeks. More...
  3. The Latest: Official: Campaign office raided in bribery caseSat, 22 Sep 2018 23:28:34 GMT
    An opposition party spokesman in the Maldives says police obtained a warrant to search the main campaign office of the party's presidential candidate based on police intelligence that the office was being used to coordinate vote-buying. Spokesman Shauna Aminath says police obtained the 14-hour warrant Saturday to search the office for documents or other evidence of bribery ahead of Sunday's Maldives election, which is widely seen as a referendum on the country's democracy. More...
  4. Irish minister voices concern over DUP's role in BrexitSat, 22 Sep 2018 19:09:40 GMT
    The Irish Foreign Affairs Minister has expressed concern about the implications of the UK Conservative Party supply and confidence deal with the DUP on Brexit. Simon Coveney said no party should have a veto over the future of the Irish border after the UK leaves the European Union. More...
  5. Thousands of Russians protest Putin plan to raise retirement agesSat, 22 Sep 2018 19:09:39 GMT
    MOSCOW For yet another weekend, thousands rallied across Russia on Saturday to protest the government's plan to raise the eligibility age for retirement pensions by five years. Several thousand people attended a Moscow rally organized by the Communist Party and other leftist groups, which was authorized by city officials. More...
  6. Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UNSat, 22 Sep 2018 19:09:38 GMT
    North Korea's Kim Jong Un is "little rocket man" no more. President Donald Trump isn't a "mentally deranged U.S. dotard." More...
  7. Survivor found as death toll 167 in Tanzania ferry disasterSat, 22 Sep 2018 14:38:32 GMT
    An engineer was found near the engine of the upturned vessel, Mwanza regional commissioner John Mongella told reporters. The Tanzanian Broadcasting Corporation reported he had shut himself into the engine room. More...
  8. Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan borderSat, 22 Sep 2018 14:38:31 GMT
    A Congolese woman who refused an Ebola vaccination and then disappeared has died of the virus near the heavily traveled border with Uganda, which is preparing to begin vaccinations as needed. The confirmed Ebola death announced by local authorities highlights the challenges health workers are facing in a region of northeastern Congo that had never experienced an outbreak of the hemorrhagic fever before. More...
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