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Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong turn violent

Added: 22.07.2019 0:11 | 0 views | 0 comments

Associated Press HONG KONG Hong Kong’s protest movement took a violent turn Sunday as police launched tear gas at protesters after a massive march continued late into the evening, and subway riders were attacked by masked assailants who apparently were targeting pro-democracy demonstrators. The firing of the tear gas was the latest confrontation between police and protesters who have taken to the streets for over a month to fight a proposed extradition bill and call for electoral reforms in the Chinese territory. The march had been peaceful when it reached its police-designated end point in Hong Kong’s Wan Chai district in the late afternoon, but...

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Stena Impero tanker seized, while second ship is "free to continue the voyage."

Added: 20.07.2019 5:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) says its navy has captured the British-flagged oil tanker, Stena Impero, in the Strait of Hormuz, according to Iran's state-run Press TV.

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 crew, state media says

Added: 18.07.2019 17:08 | 0 views | 0 comments

Iran has seized an oil tanker it claimed was carrying 1 million barrels of "smuggled fuel," state news agency Press TV said on Thursday.

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Acting ICE Director Says Families Separated in Upcoming Deportation Raids Can 'Voluntarily' Reunify by Leaving U.S.

Added: 13.07.2019 17:37 | 1 views | 0 comments

In an interview with the Associated Press posted Saturday morning, the acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said that the family deportation raids slated to begin Sunday will continue on after this weekend. And if families are separated because some are here legally while others are deported, he said they could "voluntarily" reunify by also choosing to leave the country. "We're trying to surge some additional resources to deal with this glut of cases that came out of the accelerated docket," Acting ICE Director Matthew Albence said. "But after this operation is over, these cases are still going to be viable...

Queen's baby souvenirs to go on display

Added: 13.07.2019 11:35 | 3 views | 0 comments

Some touching mementos that Britain's Queen Victoria kept of her children will go on display at Buckingham Palace this summer, including a casket of baby teeth, marble casts of their feet and hands, and a pair of blue velvet baby shoes, the Press Association news agency reports.

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Nawaz Sharif's daughter summoned by anti-graft court in fake trust deed case

Added: 10.07.2019 9:26 | 3 views | 0 comments

The Avenfield properties case was one of three filed by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) last year in light of the Supreme Court’s verdict against Sharif in the Panama Papers case. world Updated: Jul 10, 2019 11:40 IST Press Trust of India Islamabad Jailed former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam...

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Greek election winner sworn in as prime minister

Added: 08.07.2019 13:01 | 3 views | 0 comments

By Elena Becatoros, Associated Press Conservative party leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has been sworn in as Greece’s new prime minister. The ceremony came a day after his resounding win over left-wing Alexis Tsipras, who led the country through the final years of its international bailouts. Mr Mitsotakis’ New Democracy party won 39.8% of the vote, giving him 158 seats in the 300-member parliament, a comfortable governing majority. Mr Tsipras’ Coalition of the Radical Left, or Syriza, gained 31.5%. Former Greek prime...

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New Renault Captur: the design

Added: 08.07.2019 10:57 | 5 views | 0 comments

New Renault Captur: the design Succeeding the first generation Captur, which has has sold 1.2 million units since its launch in 2013, the all-new Captur showcases a refreshed exterior, a new interior design, and an overall modernization of the onboard technologies. From the official Press Release: Design The new model is longer than before by 110mm and with a higher [...]


Tommy Robinson faces jail time

Added: 05.07.2019 17:03 | 5 views | 0 comments

British far-right activist Tommy Robinson could face jail time after being found in contempt of court for live-streaming footage of defendants in a 2018 criminal trial, the Press Association (PA) reported Friday.

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President Trump's "Salute to America" puts military on display

Added: 05.07.2019 16:43 | 6 views | 0 comments

President Trump is facing some criticism for showing off tanks and weaponry during a July 4th celebration. He honored the military and called for unity during his Independence Day speech. Associated Press White House reporter Jill Colvin joins CBSN to discuss the event and other political headlines

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