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US Secretary Of State defends Iran nuclear deal

Sunday, 26 July 2015 12:59 PM

John Kerry came under intense questioning as he met with senators in Washington over the Iran nuclear deal.

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US president Obama meets SME owners

Thursday, 23 July 2015 12:18 PM

Obama discussed the importance of reauthorising the Export-Import Bank, which will help US companies with US employees sell their products overseas.

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Donald Trump dazzles crowd after taping TV interview

Thursday, 23 July 2015 12:16 PM

Property mogul and presidential candidate greets supporters, tourists and the curious after taping an interview with Anderson Cooper in Manhattan.

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Cuban embassy opens in Washington, DC in a historic reestablishment of diplomatic ties

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 12:45 PM

The embassy was closed in 1961 when US president Dwight Eisenhower severed ties with the island nation after Fidel Castro took power in a Communist revolution.

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Greece after the deal

Thursday, 16 July 2015 12:05 PM

Greek MPs voted on draconian reforms demanded by Eurozone creditors in exchange for a huge new bailout, just hours after a bombshell report from the International Monetary Fund criticised the deal.

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Queen's Awards For Enterprise 2015

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 1:02 PM

Established in 1965 as The Queen’s Awards to Industry, for the 50th anniversary a reception was held at Buckingham Palace to recognise 140 companies and six outstanding individuals for their contribution to business in the UK.

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Iranians celebrate nuclear deal

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 1:02 PM

Iranians poured onto the streets of Tehran after the Ramadan fast ended at sundown Tuesday to celebrate the historic nuclear deal agreed earlier with world powers in Vienna.

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No truce in Yemen

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 12:36 PM

Air strikes in support of forces loyal to exiled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi went on despite a six-day humanitarian truce which technically took effect just before midnight on July 10, 2015.

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Greece awaits Eurozone bailout decision

Monday, 13 July 2015 12:22 PM

The people of Greece continue their daily life as much as possible as a planned meeting of European Union leaders is cancelled during 'very difficult' talks over Greece's third bailout continue. Eurozone finance ministers adjourned the talks last night and are set to resume today

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BRICS summit kicks off in Russia

Wednesday, 8 July 2015 12:17 PM

The summit of five-nation BRICS -- Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – is taking place on July 8th and 9th in central Russian city of Ufa.

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In pics: Destruction in Yemen

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 12:59 PM

Saudi-led warplanes have bombed the headquarters of the Yemeni party headed by former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who is allied to Shiite Huthi insurgents, according to the party.

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Greeks celebrate OXI vote

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:55 PM

Over 61 percent of Greek voters on July 5 rejected fresh austerity demands by the country's EU-IMF creditors in a historic referendum, official results from 50 percent of polling stations showed.

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In pics: Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi meets with Cameron

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

General Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, met with British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday to discuss bilateral relations.

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America's Independence Day celebrations

Sunday, 5 July 2015 12:54 PM

The celebrations of the 239th anniversary of the United States' declaration of independence from England culminated in firework displays across the country.

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Kuwait mourns mosque attack victims

Thursday, 2 July 2015 12:59 PM

Kuwaiti MPs welcomed men who lost family members in the suicide attack at the Shiite al-Imam al-Sadeq mosque the previous week.


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