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New EU Referendum Would Break Faith With Britons, May To Warn MPs

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Holding another referendum on the EU would "break faith with the British people", Theresa May will warn MPs.

'Yellow Vest' Protesters Defy Government To Gather In Paris

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"Yellow vest" protesters have gathered in Paris and other cities for a fifth consecutive Saturday of demonstrations.

Brexit: Theresa May Won't Lead Conservatives Into Next Election

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Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will not lead the Conservative Party into the next general election.

Japanese Prosecutors Charge Ex Nissan Chief With Financial Misconduct

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Japanese prosecutors have formally charged ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn with financial misconduct for under-reporting his salary and also served him a fresh warrant on separate allegations. With this development the tycoon may spend Christmas in cell.

Mukwege, Murad Receive Nobel Peace Prize

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Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and Yazidis activist Nadia Murad, a sex slave survivor, were presented with the Nobel peace prize on Monday, as they challenged the world to combat rape as a weapon of war.

Brexit Ruling: UK Can Cancel Decision, EU Court Says

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The European Court of Justice has ruled the UK can cancel Brexit without the permission of the other 27 EU members.

Yellow Vest Protests 'Economic Catastrophe' For France

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The "yellow vest" protests have been "a catastrophe" for the French economy, the Finance Minister says.

U.N Recommends Improved Data Collection To End Statelessness

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The United Nations commission for refugees has suggested birth documentation, improvement in qualitative and quantitative data to end statelessness across the world.

PCNI To Rebuild Communal Trust In North East

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Burdened by the growing communal mistrust amongst the adherents of the two major religions of Christianity and Islam, occasioned by the disruption of peaceful coexistence and harmony, the Presidential Committee on Northeast Initiative PCNI said it has trained 1020 traditional rulers, religious leaders and lower court judges in a bid to enhance the development of community mechanism for peace building.

Canada Denies Involvement In Arrest Of Huawei Top Executive

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government had no involvement in the arrest of a top executive from Chinese telecoms giant Huawei.

Suicide Car Bomb Attack On Iran Police Hqs Kills Three

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At least three people were killed and 24 others were injured in a suicide car bomb attack on the Police headquarters in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar on Thursday.

Huawei Finance Chief, Meng Wanzhou Arrested In Canada

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The daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant, Huawei, has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States.

Qatar Pulls Out Of OPEC

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Qatar has announced it is pulling out of the OPEC oil producers' cartel, just days before the group meets in Vienna.

Windrush: Campaigners Accuse UK Home Office Of Not Contacting Nigeria, Ghana Deportees

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Campaigners have accused the home office of lack of "decency" after it emerged dozens of people deported to commonwealth countries have not been contacted by the Windrush task force.

China Has Agreed To Reduce Tariffs On US Car Imports - Trump

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US President, Donald Trump,  has said that Beijing will "reduce and remove" the 40% tariffs it places on US cars imported into China.

Brexit: Labour Threatens No Confidence Motion

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Labour has said it will "inevitably" call a motion of no confidence in the government if Theresa May loses a commons vote on her Brexit deal.

Turkey Demands Extradition Of Suspects In Khashoggi Murder

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has demanded that Saudi Arabia extradite suspects in the killing in Istanbul of columnist Jamal Khashoggi, saying the kingdom was not cooperating.

U.S, China Reach Deal To Halt Trade Tariffs

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U.S President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have agreed to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days to allow for talks.

France Fuel Protests: Tear Gas Fired In Clashes In Paris

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Police and protesters have clashed in Paris during a third weekend of "yellow vest" demonstrations sparked by rising fuel prices.

Ukraine Bars Russian Men Aged 16-60 From Entry

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Ukraine will not allow Russian men aged 16-60 into the country following the imposition of martial law, Kiev says.