Guatemala president denies wrongdoing in corruption scandal
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Guatemala president denies wrongdoing in corruption scandal

A former vice-president of Guatemala, Roxana Baldetti has appeared in court for the first time…

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Turkey: Erdogan calls for fresh parliamentary poll
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Turkey: Erdogan calls for fresh parliamentary poll

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has, as expected, called for fresh parliamentary elections after coalition…

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Investors hope for a rally after “Black Monday” share sell off
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Investors hope for a rally after “Black Monday” share sell off

All eyes were on Asian markets as they opened following Monday’s catastrophic dive by Chinese…

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EU calls for solidarity in dealing with the migrant crisis
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EU calls for solidarity in dealing with the migrant crisis

Europe is facing its biggest migration crisis in decades. In response the European Commission has…

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Russia blocks Wikipedia over banned charas cannabis information
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Russia blocks Wikipedia over banned charas cannabis information

A Russian government agency has ordered Internet providers block access to a page on the…

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Civilians pay heavy price as Yemen violence rages
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Civilians pay heavy price as Yemen violence rages

Civilians were caught in the crossfire again as Yemen’s civil war raged on Monday. Saudi-led…

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Police foil drone plot to smuggle contraband into US prisons
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Police foil drone plot to smuggle contraband into US prisons

Officials in the US state of Maryland said on Monday (August 24) they foiled a…

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Two Ashley Madison clients may have killed themselves, says police
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Two Ashley Madison clients may have killed themselves, says police

Police in Canada say at least two people may have committed suicide following the hacking…

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Iran-US ‘Great Satan vs Ayatollahs’ mentality lingers
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Iran-US ‘Great Satan vs Ayatollahs’ mentality lingers

The reopening of Britain’s embassy in Tehran reopening on Sunday, after a four-year pause, boosts…

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Merkle and Hollande urge ‘unified’ response to EU refugee crisis
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Merkle and Hollande urge ‘unified’ response to EU refugee crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande have called for a “unified” response…

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