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10/21/2017 07:27 AM
Suicide bombers attack two Afghan mosques, at least 72 dead
KABUL (Reuters) - Suicide bombers attacked two mosques in Afghanistan on Friday, killing at least 72 people including children, officials and witnesses said.

10/21/2017 07:17 AM
Czech voters seen handing power to billionaire businessman Babis
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czechs voted on Saturday in the final day of a parliamentary election likely to bring a billionaire businessman to power on promises to cut taxes, weed out political corruption and stand firm against immigration.

10/21/2017 07:00 AM
Three dead, search on for others after landslide at Malaysia construction site
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Three foreign workers were killed and 11 others were missing after a landslide at a construction site in George Town, capital of the northwest Malaysian state of Penang, authorities said on Saturday.

10/21/2017 06:48 AM
China says no excuses for foreign officials meeting Dalai Lama
BEIJING (Reuters) - Foreign leaders can't think they can get away with meeting exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama just because they are doing it in a personal capacity, as they still represent their government, a senior Chinese official said on Saturday.

10/21/2017 06:28 AM
Thousands rally for gay marriage before Australian postal vote closes
SYDNEY - (Reuters) - Thousands of people rallied around Australia on Saturday urging the legalization of same-sex marriage, one week before final ballots can be submitted in a contentious postal survey on the issue that has divided the country.

10/21/2017 06:18 AM
China official says of Rohingya crisis foreign interference doesn't work
BEIJING (Reuters) - Experience shows that foreign interference in crises does not work and China supports the Myanmar government's efforts to protect stability, a senior Chinese official said on Saturday, amid ongoing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

10/21/2017 06:11 AM
May wins Brexit reprieve, faces tough weeks ahead
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May won a modest reprieve in stalled Brexit talks on Friday, with European Union leaders signalling their readiness to move the negotiations forward in the coming months.

10/21/2017 04:59 AM
China's Communist Party says still talking to North Korean counterpart
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's ruling Communist Party continues to hold talks and maintain contacts with its North Korean counterpart, a senior official said on Saturday, describing the two countries friendship as important for regional stability.

10/21/2017 04:34 AM
Fighting in southern Philippine city may end imminently - military
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - The Philippines is preparing to declare the end of fighting in a southern city seized for five months by pro-Islamic State rebels, a top military commander said on Saturday, as troops continued a phased withdrawal from the devastated lakeside city.

10/20/2017 07:16 PM
Spain plans new elections in Catalonia to end independence bid - opposition
MADRID (Reuters) - The Spanish government has secured opposition support for dissolving Catalonia's parliament and holding new elections there in January in its bid to check the regional government's push for independence.