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Myanmar defiantly defends Suu Kyi after Amnesty award withdrawal

Myanmar authorities and citizens leapt to the defence of Aung San Suu Kyi Tuesday after Amnesty International stripped her of its top award over indifference to atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims, doubling down on support for the civilian ... Read more

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Climate Change focuses on cows, coffee, sustainable farming

United Nations, Nov 13 (UNI) Small-scale farms in Panama are helping to heal land degraded by extensive cattle ranching and extreme rainfall or drought associated with climate change, thanks to a project supported by the UN Development Programme, ... Read more

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Britain and EU Agree on a Plan for Brexit

British and European Union officials reached a long-awaited draft agreement on Tuesday on Britain's troubled withdrawal from the bloc, opening the way for a high-stakes meeting of Prime Minister Theresa May's most senior ministers on Wednesday to ... Read more

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Taiwan grandpa catches 'em all playing Pokemon Go on 15 phones

TAIPEI (Reuters): Chen San-yuan turns heads as he cycles through a suburb of Taipei, Taiwan's capital. The reason why? Attached to the front of his bicycle are 15 mobile phones which Chen, 70, uses to simultaneously play the augmented-reality game ... Read more

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Automatic Feeding Market Briefing 2018, Key Players Analysis: AGCO Corporation ...

New Research Report On Global Automatic Feeding Market Insights, Forecast to 2025; this report presents the worldwide Automatic Feeding market size (value, demand, supply, production and consumption), splits the data further by manufacturers, regions, ... Read more

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Stan Lee: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Chris Pratt and more celebs mourn ...

Comic book legend Stan Lee died on Monday at the age of 95, and his fans, friends and colleagues took to social media to commemorate the iconic Marvel comics creator. Among those who spoke out were some of Marvel's biggest stars, including "Captain ... Read more

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Gaza Cease-fire: Israel, Hamas Agree to Return to 2014 Understandings, Source Says

Israel and the Palestinian factions agreed to a cease-fire that would follow the agreement the two sides reached in 2014, a diplomatic source told Haaretz on Tuesday evening after three days of hostilities between Israel and the Palestinians. "The ... Read more

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ATP Finals: Kevin Anderson thrashes Kei Nishikori for second win

Kevin Anderson is in a strong position to qualify for the semi-finals after beating Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-0 6-1 to claim his second ATP Finals win. The South African, 32, comfortably won the first set to love in just 32 minutes at the O2 Arena in London. Read more

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Trump's tweets on Canada? All about immigration, trade and Justin Trudeau

What does U.S. President Donald Trump think about Canada? We sifted through his Twitter feed looking for clues. It turns out that, since taking office nearly two years ago, Trump's mentions of Canada mostly revolve around three topics: trade ... Read more

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Macau's gaming sector was the one most affected by typhoon Mangkut

Gaming was the economic sector that suffered most from typhoon Mangkut hitting Macau last September, with the Statistics and Census Bureau (DSEC) estimating an indirect loss of 960 million patacas. In a statement, DSEC announced an estimated total ... Read more

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Kurdish women pedal, dunk, spike as Iraq's top athletes

IRBIL, Iraq (AFP) -- When Iraq's female cycling team snatched bronze and silver medals at a landmark pan-Arab race, it was thanks to athletes from the autonomous Kurdish region. The country's toughest female competitors, its best-equipped facilities ... Read more

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Philippines' Ayala and Singapore's TBC in 1.5GW wind power play

MANILA -- Philippine conglomerate Ayala Corp. and Singapore-based energy company The Blue Circle plan to jointly develop 1,500 megawatts of wind power projects across Southeast Asia. Ayala on Tuesday said its power unit has acquired a 25% stake ... Read more

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Kevin Anderson makes Roger Federer revelation at ATP Finals

Anderson, 32, continues to improve despite entering what many would presume to be the latter stage of his career. The South African qualified for the ATP Finals for the first time this year and got his campaign off to a dream start with an opening ... Read more

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Russian cyber security firm plans global HQ in S'pore

MOSCOW • Russian cyber security company Group IB is opening a global headquarters in Singapore this year or early next year as part of international expansion plans, chief executive Ilya Sachkov said. Mr Sachkov, 32, is a co-founder of the Moscow-based ... Read more

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Pavlo Horin: European 'flag of convenience' countries, Ukraine's friends and ...

Five years ago, Ukraine has made its geopolitical choice and opted for the West. The country has paid an exorbitant price for it – it has lost Crimea, was forced to wage a war for Donbas, and suffered from political and economic upheavals. Many ... Read more

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Trump mocks France for World War losses

The bromance between President Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron is truly dead. First thing in the U.S. morning, the U.S. president took another -- even more pointed -- crack at the French leader. He picked up again on the theme of a European army to ... Read more

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Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi recordings 'appalling,' shocked Saudi intelligence

ISTANBUL — President Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Turkey has shared with Western allies, are "appalling" and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer who listened to them, Turkish media reported on Tuesday. Read more

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Biomarker Test Market to See Worldwide Growth by 2025: Leading Companies are F ...

This report released by Emainly on the Biomarker Test market is an all-encompassing research on the market trends of Biomarker Test industry. The updates are key to the said market and will provide an assessment of majorly all the important data of the ... Read more

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Guan Eng and I on same page over Moody's rating, Pua tells Najib

PETALING JAYA: Tony Pua has rubbished Najib Razak's claim that he and Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng are contradicting each other over the decision by a credit ratings agency to lower its outlook for Petronas. Pua, who is Lim's political secretary, said ... Read more

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Wilmar's Q3 net profit jumps 11%

AGRI-GIANT Wilmar International's net profit for the third quarter jumped 10.7 per cent to US$407.4 million from a restated US$368.1 million a year ago led by better showing in tropical oils and oilseeds and grains businesses. An added boost to the ... Read more

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Duterte to bring up sea row, OFW rights at summit

SINGAPORE — President Rodrigo Duterte will discuss migrant rights and the South China Sea disputes with regional leaders during the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit here. The President arrived in Singapore on Monday night ... Read more

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Meth Seizures Up in Myanmar, SE Asia

Drug seizures reported across Southeast Asia indicate this year will be another record high for methamphetamine production in Myanmar. The focus is usually on government efforts to stem the trade, but beyond the headlines, meth use also has a tragic ... Read more

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Myanmar defiantly defends Suu Kyi after Amnesty award withdrawal

Myanmar authorities and citizens leapt to the defence of Aung San Suu Kyi Tuesday after Amnesty International stripped her of its top award over indifference to atrocities committed against Rohingya Muslims, doubling down on support for the civilian ... Read more

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Indonesia to develop blockchain exchange using Kinesis tech

KUALA LUMPUR: Jakarta Futures Exchange (JFX) is teaming up with Kinesis Money and Allocated Bullion Exchange (ABX) to develop an Indonesian based and regulated blockchain exchange. JFX, which is Indonesia's futures and derivatives exchange ... Read more

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12 hurt after bus rams trailer on LPT

KUANTAN: Twelve people were injured when an express bus rammed the back of a lubricant oil-laden trailer at KM 95, of the East Coast Expressway at 1.15 am today. Temerloh District Police chief ACP Zundin Mahmood said the injured victims were five ... Read more

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Meeting With N. Korean Leader Not On Putin's Agenda In Near Future - Kremlin ...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is not planning to meet with N. Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the near future, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday. MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 12th November, 2018) Russian President Vladimir Putin is ... Read more

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Colombian Footballer Survives Shooting Attack After Match

Deportivo Cali defender Juan Quintero narrowly escaped injury when his car was shot at after the Colombian team failed to make the first division playoffs, local media reported on Monday. Quintero was in a car with his brother following the game ... Read more

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Drag Reducing Agent Market Technology, Regional Outlook, Competitive ...

Global Drag Reducing Agent Market report provides key information about the industry, including invaluable facts and figures, expert opinions, and the latest developments across the globe. The Report also calculate the market size, the report considers ... Read more

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Huddersfield Town point way to Premier League survival after battling draw ...

JONAS LOSSL believes Huddersfield Town have laid a platform on which they can build their Premier League campaign. A week ago, David Wagner's side had picked up just three points from an opening 10 games and many outside of the West Yorkshire ... Read more

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Client Solid-State Drive (SSD) Market 2025 Research Report Analysis, Growth ...

Client Solid-State Drive (SSD) Market report delivers a comprehensive research based study of the market along with the market share, forecast information, in-depth evaluation, and designated evaluation of the Global Client Solid-State Drive (SSD) ... Read more

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Proposal to ban ketum planting to be tabled to cabinet for decision: Muhyiddin

PUTRAJAYA: The proposal by the Law Enforcement Action Committee (JPU) to ban ketum planting will be submitted to the cabinet for decision, said Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin 9pix). He said the outcome of the JPU meeting which he chaired ... Read more

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Media Prima hit by ransomware, hackers demand RM26mil in bitcoins, says report

PETALING JAYA: Media Prima Berhad's computer systems have been locked out by cyber attackers who are demanding millions of ringgit in ransom. The media company, which runs a stable of TV/radio channels, newspapers, advertising and digital media ... Read more

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Israel, Hamas Trade Heavy Fire After Deadly Incursion

Palestinian militants have bombarded Israel with dozens of rockets and mortar shells, while Israeli warplanes struck targets throughout the Gaza Strip in what appeared to be the most intense exchange of fire since a 2014 war. Nov. 12, 2018, at 9:30 p.m.. Read more

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Ethylene Acrylic Acid Copolymer Market- Competitive Strategies, Market Size ...

Global Ethylene Acrylic Acid Copolymer Market 2018-2023 Overview: The worldwide market for Ethylene Acrylic Acid Copolymer is expected to grow at a CAGR of roughly xx% over the next five years, will reach xx million US$ in 2023, from xx million US$ in ... Read more

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Activists, school kids march to Parliament to stop child marriage

KUALA LUMPUR: A group of people comprising activists, representatives of child rights organisations, and schoolchildren marched to Parliament today to demand an end to child marriage in the country. The group of more than 50 people was led by the ... Read more

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Newcastle United news and transfers RECAP - Shearer on the tight relegation ...

Hello and welcome to the Newcastle United live blog for Monday, November 12. Newcastle secured a second successive win after defeating Bournemouth at St James' Park - thanks to Salomon Rondon's fantastic brace. United dug in during the second half ... Read more

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Facial recognition, biometrics tech at more checkpoints: ICA

More checkpoints here will soon be able to use video analytics and screening technology to identify suspicious objects and individuals and to verify the identities of travellers through their fingerprints, faces or eyes. A facial recognition technology ... Read more

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First since end of WWI, German leader joins Armistice ceremony

LONDON, Nov 12 — President Frank-Walter Steinmeier became the first German leader to take part in Britain's national service of remembrance yesterday, 100 years since the end of World War I. He laid a wreath at the Cenotaph war memorial in central ... Read more

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Media Prima hit by ransomware, hackers demand RM26mil in bitcoins, says report

PETALING JAYA: Media Prima Berhad's computer systems have been locked out by cyber attackers who are demanding millions of ringgit in ransom. The media company, which runs a stable of TV/radio channels, newspapers, advertising and digital media ... Read more

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Cabinet scraps death sentence for 33 offences

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 13 — The Cabinet has decided that the death penalty for 33 offences under eight acts of law be abolished, and this includes Section 302 of the Penal Code (murder), said Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui ... Read more

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Global Dental Removal Instrument Market 2018 – 3M ESPE, A. Titan Instruments ...

Global Dental Removal Instrument Market 2018-2025 report delivers a comprehensive research based study of the market along with the market share, forecast data, in-depth analysis, and detailed overview of the Dental Removal Instrument industry with ... Read more

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Azkals keeper says Phil Younghusband, Stephan Schrock keys for team in Suzuki Cup

Michael Falkesgaard is looking forward to his maiden AFF Suzuki Cup campaign and sees Phil Younghusband and Stephan Schrock as the key to the Philippines Azkals' trophy hopes. The Danish-born goalkeeper played for the Denmark U-20 team and was ... Read more

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Six days without Neve: Jacinda Ardern riding solo to Singapore, Papua New Guinea

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's trip to Singapore and Papua New Guinea this week will be her longest absence from her five-month-old baby, Neve. She will be away for six days but will be in touching home base every day. Ardern has taken Neve with her ... Read more

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Global Bonding Films Market Production Growth (%) by Type, Production Process ...

The Bonding Films Market report come up with the analysis of region wise market length and the futuristic opportunities similar to the expansion of Bonding Films market all through the forecast period. It offers information approximately who are the ... Read more

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Zverev will not play in revamped Davis Cup finals

LONDON (Reuters) - Germany's Alex Zverev says he will not take part in a revamped Davis Cup finals showpiece event in Spain next November. Changes to the 118-year-old team event will see the competition turned into a week-long competition taking ... Read more