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'18May
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Trump seeks to placate North Korea's Kim over uncertain summit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump sought on Thursday to placate North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un after Pyongyang threatened to scrap an unprecedented summit, saying Kim’s security would be...
'18May
18

Trump says 'animals' comment refers to criminals, Mexico protests

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY: U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was referring to criminal gangs when he called some illegal immigrants "animals," a term the Mexican government labelled as unacceptable and...
'18May
17

Trump says 'animals' comment refers to criminals, Mexico protests

WASHINGTON/MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was referring to criminal gangs when he called some illegal immigrants “animals,” a term the Mexican government labeled as...
'18May
17

Israel hits Hamas base but Gaza protests fade

Israel hit a Hamas base in an air raid Thursday in response to gunfire from the Gaza Strip, but weeks of deadly mass protests and clashes along the border may be reaching an end as Ramadan begins.Tens of thousands...
'18May
17

In Catalonia, A Secessionist Takes Office And A Standoff Continues

Enlarge this image Newly appointed Catalan leader Quim Torra (center) and other Catalan officials at Torra's ceremonial swearing-in on Thursday. Torra avoided...
'18May
17

The story behind the viral pic of the varsity graduate and her rifle

If Kaitlin Bennett had been allowed to carry a gun at Kent State University as a student, she wouldn't have carried an AR-10 rifle. She would have carried her handgun instead.But the 22-year-old said she chose to...
'18May
17

A rethink on the meaning of 'mother-tongue education' is necessary

A rethink on the meaning of 'mother-tongue education' is necessaryOpinion / 17 May 2018, 7:46pm / Lara-Stephanie KrauseChildrens'actual mother tongues are made up of linguistic resources that, according to dominant...
'18May
17

Should we do away with the I&B Ministry?

 Yes | Jaipal Reddy    While it is universally known that Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel briefly handled the Home Ministry after India attained Independence, it is a little-known fact that he also handled the...
'18May
17

Beleaguered Venezuela braces for weekend election as problems pile up

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'18May
17

Class war: Armenia's student protesters set sights on universities

Students played a key role in the protests that ousted long-time leader Serzh Sargsyan last month. Now they're turning their attention closer to home, trying to break the grip that Sargsyan's Republican Party of...

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