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Trudeau ‘stabbed us in the back’: Trump adviser | World

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow in Washington, US, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the Charlevoix city of La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada, June 6 and 9, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque and Yves Herman/Files WASHINGTON: The top White House economic adviser accused Canada’s prime minister on Sunday of betraying US …

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Iraqi ballot box storage site catches fire in Baghdad | World

Smoke rises from a storage site in Baghdad, housing ballot boxes from Iraq’s May parliamentary election, Iraq June 10, 2018. REUTERS/Khalid al-Mousily BAGHDAD: A storage site housing half of Baghdad’s ballot boxes from Iraq’s parliamentary election in May has caught fire, just days after parliament demanded a nationwide recount of …

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A nuclear-powered summit | World

Seven decades of antagonism and mistrust will shadow Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un as they sit down for their unprecedented summit in Singapore. Photo: AFP  SINGAPORE: Seven decades of antagonism and mistrust will shadow Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un as they sit down for their unprecedented summit in …

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Polio makes comeback in Venezuela after decades | World

Representational image. Photo: File Polio has been reported in Venezuela, a crisis-wracked country where the disease had been eradicated decades ago, the Pan-American Health Organisation reports. The organisation said the child had no history of vaccination and lives in an under-immunised extremely impoverished Delta Amacuro state. Polio, or poliomyelitis, is …

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Yemen rebel fire kills 3 civilians in Saudi: coalition | World

Huthi rebels in Yemen fired a “projectile” at the southwestern Saudi province of Jazan killing three civilians Saturday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting the insurgents said. Photo: file RIYADH: Huthi rebels in Yemen fired a “projectile” at the southwestern Saudi province of Jazan killing three civilians Saturday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting …

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Man arrested over deadly Japan stabbing spree | World

Rescue workers are seen at Odawara station after a Japanese Shinkansen bullet train made an emergency stop — on its way from Tokyo to the western city of Osaka due to a man holding an edged tool attacked passengers — in Odawara, Tokyo, Japan, June 9, 2018. Kyodo/via REUTERS TOKYO: …

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