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UK reeling as Trump upbraids May in anti-Muslim tweet row

LONDON – 30 November 2017: Britain was reeling Thursday after US President Donald Trump castigated Prime Minister Theresa May over…
Travel

Tourists fly out of Bali at last as wind blows volcanic ash away

DENPASAR, Indonesia – 30 November 2017: Airlines laid on extra flights to the Indonesian holiday island of Bali on Thursday…
sports

Guardiola hails Sterling as a “special” saviour – again

Nov 30 – Raheem Sterling was hailed as a "special" player by his Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola after another…
Economics

Dollar steady as strong U.S. data supports; tax bill progress eyed

NEW YORK – 30 November 2017: The dollar was steady against a basket of currencies on Wednesday, supported by strong…
Middle East news

ILO mission hails freedom of trade unions in Egypt as historic leap

CAIRO – 29 November 2017: The International Labor Organization (ILO) direct contact mission highlighted the historic leap in Egypt with…
Middle East news

TV star urges protests as his lead shrinks in dramatic Honduras vote

TEGUCIGALPA – 29 November 2017: The result of Honduras’ presidential election remained in limbo on Wednesday, with a gregarious TV…
Travel

Tourists, authorities feel the heat as Bali volcano keeps airport closed

KARANGASEM, Indonesia – 28 November 2017: Indonesia kept the airport on Bali closed on Tuesday as ash from an erupting…
Travel

Balinese offer prayers as rumbling volcano threatens tourism lifeblood

JAKARTA/CANDI DASA, Indonesia – 28 November 2017: Bali’s rumbling Mount Agung is starting to impact the economy of the holiday…
Economics

Surging banks lead Wall St to highs as tax plan advances

29 November 2017: Wall Street surged to record highs on Tuesday led by sharp gains in bank stocks, and boosted…
Economics

EFG Hermes picks Egypt as top market in MENA

CAIRO – 28 November 2017: Egypt achieved the strongest earnings growth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region,…
Middle East news

Franken ‘sorry’ as US Congress targets harassment

Washington – 28 November 2017: An "ashamed" US senator said he would work to regain the people's trust Monday after…
Politics

Deputy Irish PM resists calls to resign as crisis deepens

DUBLIN – 28 November 2017: A political crisis that has left Ireland on the brink of a snap election deepened…
Middle East news

Former official labels Arish attackers as ‘apostates’

CAIRO – 27 November 2017: Former Deputy Minister of Endowments Salem Abdel Galil issued a ‘Fatwa’ (Islamic Ruling) against militants…
Middle East news

Abdel Galil designates Arish attackers as apostates

CAIRO – 27 November 2017: Former Deputy Minister of Endowments Salem Abdel Galil issued a ‘Fatwa’ (Islamic Ruling) against militants…
Travel

Thousands stranded as Bali volcano alert raised to highest level

DENPASAR – 27 Nov 2017: Indonesia raised its warning for Bali’s Mount Agung volcano to the top level four alert…
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