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UN expert warns of growing curbs by Egypt on civil society

A United Nations human rights expert has criticized the Egyptian authorities’ crackdown on civil society, saying it is placing growing restrictions on non-government organizations and is harassing rights defenders.
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Interior Ministry says it will consider extradition on case-by-case basis
Seen as a symbol of the failure of President Francois Hollande’s government to deal with the refugee crisis, the camp will be closed in order for demolition
A recent report by the human rights organization Amnesty International alleged that Sudan's government may have used chemical weapons in their offensives against rebels in Jebel Marra, Darfur, this y
Norway is considering a Pentagon request to host a small rotational force of Marines
Oklahoma, Louisiana also turn down similar requests from Russia
Accusing the ICC of bias, the withdrawal of South Africa has rocked the ICC
Ashton Carter welcomes Turkey's role in northern Syria
UN releases report on use of excessive force, rife impunity for rights violations during September protests in Congo
The Canadian trade minister, Chrystia Freeland, was on the verge of tears on Friday as she announced the “end and the failure” of talks with the Walloon government.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The Iraqi army launched an operation on Saturday to take Qaraqosh, a Christian town near Mosul, the last major city stronghold of Islamic State in Iraq, the military said.
According to Hillary Clinton, Trump's refusal to accept the election results is putting democracy "on the line" in the US...
Friday prayers performed at Rome's Colosseum in protest at closure of makeshift mosques and have demanded for the opening of mosques to accommodate the growing community
Friday prayers performed at Rome's Colosseum in protest at closure of makeshift mosques and have demanded for the opening of mosques to accommodate the growing community
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi police say a massive Islamic State assault on targets in and around the northern city of Kirkuk has come to an end after a day and night of heavy clashes. Brig. Gen. Khattab
The need to protect the Iraqi city and clear it of terrorism, as well as to take measures against a possible wave of migration and new sectarian conflicts requires Turkey's intervention in the region
NEW YORK (AP) — Police in New York say they’re investigating an envelope containing a white powdery substance that was sent to Hillary Clinton’s campaign, forcing an office to be evacuate
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Minneapolis police officers followed proper procedure in a confrontation that led to the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark in November, and won’t face discipline, the city
The new chief will replace incumbent General Raheel Sharif who is poised to retire by end of November
The bodies of the 19 people killed as a result of a crash landing of a Mi-8 helicopter in Siberia have been found
China has slammed the US for sailing a warship near disputed territory in the South China Sea, saying the move was a "serious illegal act" and "deliberately provocative".
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Emergency crews were monitoring a pipeline that ruptured during a freak storm in Pennsylvania, anxiously waiting to see if nearly 55,000 gallons of gasoline would reach drink
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Taliban, Afghan and Pakistan officials say 3 senior Taliban have briefed Pakistan about their recent talks with Kabul.
BOSTON (AP) — Two workers in Boston were killed when a water main gave way and flooded a deep trench where they were working. The Boston Fire Department recovered the bodies Friday night in the South
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela is bracing for turbulence after the socialist government blocked a presidential recall referendum in a move opposition leaders are calling a coup. The opposition i
A wolf has become the official mascot of the FIFA World Cup 2018 that will take place in Russia
A third gas attack was carried out by Syrian forces in the north-western Idlib region of Syria in March last year, an international inquiry concludes.
ISIS executed 284 men and boys as coalition forces closed in on Mosul
Cuba has renewed its call on the US Congress to end the economic and trade embargo held against the island for over 55 years, as a sign of a new era in ties between the two nations.
Trump said he would create an "America Desk" to bring all trade related issues at one point
Twenty-one people were killed and three others rescued after an MI-8 helicopter crash-landed in Russian Siberia`s Yamal Peninsula on Friday night due to poor weather conditions.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay says he will help explore ways to mentor youth in Lexington after the shooting death of his 15-year-old daughter over the weekend. Gay said in a state
MADISONVILLE, Texas (AP) — A school bus crashed into a car and overturned twice at an East Texas intersection, sending 16 of 18 of the children aboard to area hospitals. Sgt. Jimmy Morgan of the Texa
MIAMI (AP) — A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami on Friday night did so while kneeling at midcourt, and opening her jacket to show a shirt with the phrase 
Turkey's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Feridun Sinirlioglu, launched his tenure Friday after presenting his credentials to the global body's outgoing Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

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NDA not taking credit, let Rahul come and take credit for Amethi institute: Dharmendra Pradhan

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China regulator tells banks to boost property loans risk management

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Football: Friday scores

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13-month-old fatally stabbed at North Hollywood apartment

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Construction worker falls into well and dies

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Japan to lend to sanctioned Russian bank to push island talks - Nikkei

TOKYO, Oct 22 (Reuters) - State-backed Japan Bank for International Cooperation will lend about 4 billion yen ($39 million) to Russia's Sberbank, which is subject to Western sanctions, in the hope of
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Indiana State Police chief reports cases of voter fraud

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