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As final presidential debate nears, Trump holds rally while Biden preps

As final presidential debate nears, Trump holds rally while...

Weeks of wrangling over the debate format and structure appeared to have subsided...

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Turkey set to consolidate its presence in Idlib

Turkey set to consolidate its presence in Idlib

Anticipating an escalation in the last remaining opposition stronghold, Turkey takes...

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Stampede kills dozen of Afghans trying to secure Pakistan visa

Stampede kills dozen of Afghans trying to secure Pakistan...

A provincial council member in the eastern city of Jalalabad, where the incident...

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India's Covid-19 tally climbs to 7.65 million - latest updates

India's Covid-19 tally climbs to 7.65 million - latest...

The Covid-19 pandemic has infected more than 41 million, claiming at least 1.12...

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France to honour slain teacher as Macron intensifies police crackdown

France to honour slain teacher as Macron intensifies police...

The killing has prompted an outpouring of emotion and solidarity in France, with...

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Grand juror speaks after ruling in Breonna Taylor case

Grand juror speaks after ruling in Breonna Taylor case

The grand jury in September recommended no homicide charges be brought against the...

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Netflix falls short on new subscribers amid an array of competitors

Netflix falls short on new subscribers amid an array of...

Out of 28.1 million paying subscribers in 2020, only 2.2 million was added in the...

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NASA spacecraft lands on asteroid Bennu, grabs sample

NASA spacecraft lands on asteroid Bennu, grabs sample

The minivan-sized OSIRIS-REx spacecraft will send back images of the sample collected...

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FC Barcelona start afresh with five-goal rout of Ferencvaros

FC Barcelona start afresh with five-goal rout of Ferencvaros

Goal by Lionel Messi makes it 16 seasons in a row that the Argentine has scored...

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Nigeria security forces reportedly kill protesters after curfew imposed

Nigeria security forces reportedly kill protesters after...

More than a thousands protesters had gathered in defiance of a curfew imposed on...

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Mixed results for arthritis drug repurposed as Covid-19 treatment

Mixed results for arthritis drug repurposed as Covid-19...

Tocilizumab has been used by doctors since the start of the pandemic with the hope...

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Yemen war: Mud-brick Seiyun Palace 'at risk of collapse'

Yemen war: Mud-brick Seiyun Palace 'at risk of collapse'

Recent heavy rains and flash floods damaged the 19th-Century Seiyun Palace in Hadramawt...

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Five reasons why Israel's peace deals with the UAE and Bahrain matter

Five reasons why Israel's peace deals with the UAE and...

Gulf states see opportunities for trade while Israel lessens its isolation, writes...

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Israel's borders explained in maps

Israel's borders explained in maps

As Israel's acceptance by Arab states grows, here's how the shape of the Jewish...

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Israeli settlers' Chelsea boss backer

Israeli settlers' Chelsea boss backer

An investigation by BBC News Arabic has found that Russian oligarch, Roman Abramovich,...

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How the UAE emerged as a regional powerhouse

How the UAE emerged as a regional powerhouse

From a mission to Mars to military expeditions, what is driving the UAE to punch...