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  • UK Prince William's wife Kate taken to hospital to give birth to third child

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    UK Prince William's wife Kate taken to hospital to give birth to third child

    LONDON, April 23 —  Kate, the wife of Prince William, was admitted to hospital today to give birth to the couple’s third child and the latest member of Britain’s royal...

  • French police arrest suspect over Mont Saint Michel scare

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    French police arrest suspect over Mont Saint Michel scare

    PARIS, April 23 — French police have arrested a man accused of threatening to attack police at Mont Saint Michel, causing a scare that led to the evacuation of one of the...

  • Underwater survey reveals secrets of Australia WWI wreck off PNG

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    Underwater survey reveals secrets of Australia WWI wreck off PNG

  • Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights

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    Cambodia king urges Senate dominated by ruling party to protect rights

  • Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92 years with star-studded concert

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    Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92 years with star-studded concert

  • Singaporean septuagenarian pleads guilty to slapping MRT passenger

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    Singaporean septuagenarian pleads guilty to slapping MRT passenger

  • Hero who disarmed naked Nashville shooter: I just wanted to live

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    Hero who disarmed naked Nashville shooter: I just wanted to live

  • Gaza Palestinian dies of Israeli gunfire wounds, death toll now 39

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    Gaza Palestinian dies of Israeli gunfire wounds, death toll now 39

  • Professor defends role in Cambridge Analytica data scandal

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    Professor defends role in Cambridge Analytica data scandal

  • Grief turns to anger over Kabul suicide attack

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    Grief turns to anger over Kabul suicide attack

  • Bangkok Post: Laos to track Thai fugitives suspected of royal insult

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    Bangkok Post: Laos to track Thai fugitives suspected of royal insult

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  • Nude gunman kills three at Waffle House

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    Nude gunman kills three at Waffle House

  • France's Mont Saint Michel evacuated

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    France's Mont Saint Michel evacuated

  • ‘Nut rage’ sisters leave Korean Air, father says sorry

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    ‘Nut rage’ sisters leave Korean Air, father says sorry

  • Romney fails to win GOP nomination

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    Romney fails to win GOP nomination

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  • Some Nashville schools on tight security as hunt for naked shooter continues

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    Some Nashville schools on tight security as hunt for naked shooter continues

    NASHVILLE, April 23 — Public schools are on “lock-out” security today  in a Nashville, Tennessee, neighbourhood near the Waffle House where a nearly nude gunman killed...

  • Rivals attack Mexico leftist Lopez Obrador in TV debate

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    Rivals attack Mexico leftist Lopez Obrador in TV debate

    MEXICO CITY, April 23 — The trailing pack of candidates in Mexico’s July 1 presidential election yesterday launched repeated attacks on the leftist front-runner in a first...

  • 11 migrants dead, 263 rescued off Libya coast

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    11 migrants dead, 263 rescued off Libya coast

    TRIPOLI, April 23 — At least eleven migrants died at sea and another 263 were rescued yesterday in two separate operations off the coast of Libya, the country’s navy said. In...

  • France to send reinforcements to Italy border after protests

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    France to send reinforcements to Italy border after protests

    LYON, April 23 — France’s interior minister said he would send “significant” security reinforcements to the country’s Alpine border with Italy after a weekend of protest...

  • Michael Bloomberg pledges US$4.5m to Paris climate deal

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    Michael Bloomberg pledges US$4.5m to Paris climate deal

    WASHINGTON, April 23 — Former New York City mayor and billionaire philanthropist Michael Bloomberg yesterday promised US$4.5 million (RM 17.55 million) to fulfill the United...

  • Mexican presidential candidate's plan to deter thieves: Cut off hands

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    Mexican presidential candidate's plan to deter thieves: Cut off hands

    MEXICO CITY, April 23 — Thieves should have their hands chopped off, a Mexican presidential candidate said in a televised debate yesterday, provoking disbelief from a moderator...

  • Wealthy Australia developer guilty of ex-business partner’s murder

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    Wealthy Australia developer guilty of ex-business partner’s murder

    SYDNEY, April 23 — A millionaire property developer was found guilty this morning of ordering the murder of his former business associate, who was gunned down in front of his...

  • Axes, sunglasses and now a summit at Korea’s DMZ

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    Axes, sunglasses and now a summit at Korea’s DMZ

    PANMUNJOM, April 23 — In the Demilitarized Zone that has divided the two Koreas for decades, the two sides come face to face — along with the contradictory narratives that...

  • China: North Korea road accident causes 'heavy casualties'

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    China: North Korea road accident causes 'heavy casualties'

    BEIJING, April 23 — A road accident in North Korea has caused “heavy casualties” among Chinese tourists, the foreign ministry in Beijing said today. The ministry provided...

  • Verdict for Paris suspect Abdeslam in Belgian trial

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    Verdict for Paris suspect Abdeslam in Belgian trial

    WASHINGTON, April 23 — A Belgian court will give its verdict today on Salah Abdeslam, the last surviving suspect in the Paris Islamist attacks, over a bloody 2016 shootout with...

  • Britain’s Prince Harry to mark 25 years since racist murder of black teen

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    Britain’s Prince Harry to mark 25 years since racist murder of black teen

    LONDON, April 23 — Prince Harry will attend a memorial today marking the 25th anniversary of the racist murder of black teenager Stephen Lawrence in a killing that triggered...

  • State visit set to test Macron-Trump ‘friendship’

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    State visit set to test Macron-Trump ‘friendship’

    WASHINGTON, April 23 — French President Emmanuel Macron flies into Washington today on a three-day state visit expected to test his much-vaunted “friendship” with US...

  • Verdict due in trial of Danish inventor accused of journalist’s murder

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    Verdict due in trial of Danish inventor accused of journalist’s murder

    COPENHAGEN, April 23 — The trial of a Danish inventor accused of murdering a journalist aboard his self-built submarine is due to wrap up this week with a verdict due by...

  • Top issues for US in planned Trump summit with North Korea’s Kim

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    Top issues for US in planned Trump summit with North Korea’s Kim

    WASHINGTON, April 23 — US administration officials are preparing for an unprecedented summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, but basic...

  • South Korea halts border broadcasts ahead of Kim summit

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    South Korea halts border broadcasts ahead of Kim summit

    SEOUL, April 23 — South Korea’s military this morning switched off giant loudspeakers blasting messages towards the North’s soldiers at the border, in a conciliatory gesture...

  • Conservative's Abdo Benitez wins Paraguay presidential poll

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    Conservative's Abdo Benitez wins Paraguay presidential poll

    ASUNCION, April 23 — Mario Abdo Benitez, who represents Paraguay’s long-dominant Colorado conservatives, won yesterday’s presidential poll, landing the top job in one of...

  • Former Bosnian Serb leader Karadzic to appeal war crimes conviction

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    Former Bosnian Serb leader Karadzic to appeal war crimes conviction

    THE HAGUE, April 23 — Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic will take the courtroom floor again this morning when he contests his conviction for genocide and a 40-year...

  • Black ex-high court justice touted as Brazil’s saviour

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    Black ex-high court justice touted as Brazil’s saviour

    RIO DE JANEIRO, April 23 — Brazilians are desperate for a fresh face in the presidency after years of crisis. And in Joaquim Barbosa, a black former Supreme Court justice who...

  • Hunt still on for semi-nude Waffle House gunman

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    Hunt still on for semi-nude Waffle House gunman

    NASHVILLE, April 23 — US police hunted a semi-nude gunman who shot four people dead at a waffle restaurant yesterday after he fled from a “hero” who disarmed him. Police in...