DUBAI (Reuters) – British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt discussed the future of the 2015 nuclear deal, the conflict in Yemen and other issues in meetings with Iranian authorities in Tehran on Monday, Iranian state media reported. Britain’s Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, leaves 10 Downing Street, in London, Britain November 14, 2018.REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Hunt’s office also
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A woman poses with rakes following President Donald Trump’s comments praising Finland for managing its vast forests by raking, in Espoo, Finland November 18, 2018 in this image obtained from social media November 19, 2018. An Veldhoven/via REUTERS HELSINKI (Reuters) – Puzzled Finns have taken to Twitter to post pictures of themselves raking the forest
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FILE PHOTO: A woman talks on the phone at the Airbnb office headquarters in the SOMA district of San Francisco, California, U.S., August 2, 2016. REUTERS/Gabrielle Lurie JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Home-renting company Airbnb Inc said on Monday that it had decided to remove its listings in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, enclaves that
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s main opposition party has called for an independent inquiry into a $36,000 payment made to a fund that financed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s successful campaign for leader of the African National Congress last year. President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses the members of the South African Foreign Correspondents Association in Johannesburg, South Africa
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(Reuters) – Searchers looking for the remains of victims of the wildfire that destroyed the Northern California town of Paradise said some bodies may never be found because of the intensity of the blaze. Marin County Forensic Technician Alexandra Torres (L) and San Mateo County Deputy Coroner Elizabeth Ortiz recover human remains from a trailer
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FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Facebook (FB.O) is donating 4.5 million pounds to train journalists in Britain to support communities that have lost local newspapers and reporters, in no little
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The Rock is seen near the border with Spain in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, historically claimed by Spain, November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jon Nazca MADRID/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Spain will not back the European Union’s draft Brexit agreement without clarity that Madrid will be able to negotiate the future of Gibraltar directly with Britain, Spanish
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MILAN (Reuters) – Luigi Gubitosi’s appointment as Telecom Italia’s new chief executive lifted shares more than 4 percent on Monday as investors bet the veteran Italian manager could push through an aggressive shake-up of Italy’s biggest phone group. However, the change has not ended the battle raging at Telecom Italia between activist investor Elliott and
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STUTTGART (Reuters) – German battery maker Varta (VAR1.DE) has sealed a research agreement to lay the groundwork for mass production of lithium-ion battery cells for electric cars as it seeks to take on Asian leaders in the sector. FILE PHOTO: Varta battery cells are displayed in this picture illustration taken September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File
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ABUJA (Reuters) – Nigeria’s main opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar said on Monday he will boost oil sector investment, cut costly fuel subsidies and double the size of the economy by 2025 if he wins next year’s presidential election. FILE PHOTO: Atiku Abubakar, a former vice president, attends the national convention of Nigeria’s opposition People’s Democratic
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Britain’s Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Karen Bradley arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay BELFAST (Reuters) – A rejection of the draft Brexit divorce agreement by Britain’s parliament will lead to a disorderly and potentially very chaotic departure from the European Union, Britain’s Northern Ireland minister said on Monday.
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ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump following his remarks that Pakistan doesn’t “do a damn thing” for the United States despite billions of dollars in U.S. aid for the South Asian nation. file photo: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan speaks at the opening ceremony
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BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has issued entry bans for 18 Saudi citizens suspected of involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Riyadh’s Istanbul consulate, effectively banning them from the European Union’s passport-free Schengen zone. FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia
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