Boris Johnson Says Britain Wants Free Trade Deal With India

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Visiting British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says his country would like to forge a free trade agreement with India as it prepares to leave the European Union

Iraq Military: Troops Have ‘Full Control’ of Eastern Mosul

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Iraq’s military says troops now have ‘full control’ of eastern Mosul after routing IS from that part of the city.

VW Will Appeal Court Order to Buy Back Customer’s Diesel Car

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Volkswagen says it will appeal against a court’s decision that it should buy back a German customer’s diesel car

Attack in Northern Mali Kills 33, Injures Dozens More

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33 killed, several dozen injured in explosion at northern Mali camp, local official says

Attack in Northern Mali Kills 33, Injures Dozens More

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33 killed, several dozen injured in explosion at northern Mali camp, local official says

Syria to Send Its UN Envoy, Military Delegation to Talks

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Syria will send its U.N. ambassador and a military delegation to Russian and Turkish-brokered talks with the armed opposition next week

Kosovo Premier Wants Serbia Leave Aside Threatening Language

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Kosovo’s prime minister has called on Serbia to refrain from threatening language and turn to dialogue and cooperation

Kosovo Premier Wants Serbia Leave Aside Threatening Language

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Kosovo’s prime minister has called on Serbia to refrain from threatening language and turn to dialogue and cooperation

UK Disabled Bus Passenger Wins Partial Court Victory

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A disabled bus passenger has won a partial victory in a British court after a dispute with a woman who refused to move her baby stroller from a space used to accommodate wheelchairs

33 Killed, Several Dozen Injured in Explosion at Northern Mali Camp, Local Official Says

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33 killed, several dozen injured in explosion at northern Mali camp, local official says

The Latest: IMF Chief Says Dealing With Inequalities Is Key

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Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, says that dealing with inequalities will have to be a central element of leaders’ response to the concerns of populist movements

3 Large Earthquakes Hit Central Italy in an Hour

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Three earthquakes hit central Italy in short succession Wednesday, with tremors felt in the capital

Gambia’s Parliament Extends Leader’s Stay in Power 3 Months

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Gambia’s Parliament votes to extend leader’s term of office for 3 months, state television says

Hong Kong Actor Andy Lau Injured While Working in Thailand

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Hong Kong actor Andy Lau has been injured while working in Thailand

China Calls on US to Bar Taiwan From Trump Inauguration

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China has called on the U.S. to bar a Taiwanese delegation from attending Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration on Friday

Gambia’s Parliament Extends Leader’s Stay in Power 3 Months

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State television: Gambia’s Parliament votes to extend leader’s term of office for 3 months.

Earthquake Strikes Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

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A severe aftershock followed the first quake an hour later.

State Television: Gambia’s Parliament Votes to Extend Leader’s Term of Office for 3 Months

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State television: Gambia’s Parliament votes to extend leader’s term of office for 3 months

2 Large Earthquakes Hit Central Italy

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Monitors say two earthquakes have hit central Italy in short succession, with tremors felt in the capital, Rome

Turkey Official Says Border Wall With Syria Near Completion

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A senior Turkish official says two-thirds of a wall on the Syrian border has been completed

Israeli Arab, Policeman Killed in Clashes Over Demolitions

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Israeli police say an Israeli Arab rammed his vehicle into a group of police officers, killing one of them before he was shot dead during clashes in southern Israel over a court-ordered operation to demolish illegally built homes

Israeli Arab, Policeman Killed in Clashes Over Demolitions

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Israeli police say an Israeli Arab rammed his vehicle into a group of police officers, killing one of them before he was shot dead during clashes in southern Israel over a court-ordered operation to demolish illegally built homes

Russia Extends Residence Permit for Snowden

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Russian authorities have extended a residence permit for U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked thousands of secret documents from the National Security Agency

Russia Extends Residence Permit for Snowden

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Russian authorities have extended a residence permit for U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked thousands of secret documents from the National Security Agency

Earthquake Reported in Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

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Earthquake Reported in Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

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This is a developing story.

Tourists Being Evacuated From Gambia as Crisis Deepens

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Tourists being evacuated from Gambia as crisis deepens under state of emergency

Tourists Being Evacuated From Gambia as Crisis Deepens

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Tourists being evacuated from Gambia as crisis deepens under state of emergency

Earthquake Reported in Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

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iStock/Thinkstock(ROME) — A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy on Wednesday morning, a representative from the Civil Protection Department confirmed on Italy’s RAI TV.

According to the country’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, the epicenter of the quake was between L’Aquila and Rieti, the same area struck by a strong quake in August last year.

The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre Tremors reported that the quake was recorded 69 miles northeast of Rome and was about 6 miles deep. Tremors were felt in the capital.

The quake is likely to add to the disruption caused by a recent spell of severe weather. The area has been hit with heavy snowfall.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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Earthquake Reported in Italy, Tremors Felt in Rome

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iStock/Thinkstock(ROME) — A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy on Wednesday morning, a representative from the Civil Protection Department confirmed on Italy’s RAI TV.

According to the country’s National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology, the epicenter of the quake was between L’Aquila and Rieti, the same area struck by a strong quake in August last year.

The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre Tremors reported that the quake was recorded 69 miles northeast of Rome and was about 6 miles deep. Tremors were felt in the capital.

The quake is likely to add to the disruption caused by a recent spell of severe weather. The area has been hit with heavy snowfall.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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