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3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Shaw apology must be sincere: Vic premier

Suspended Victorian MP Geoff Shaw's apology to the parliament will be judged on his behaviour outside the chamber as well as inside, Premier Denis Napthine says.

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6 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Game of EU thrones nears finale

The EU's "game of thrones" is nearing an end after the naming of a new president and diplomatic chief, with the rest of the incoming Brussels regime set to be decided in coming weeks.

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Related Topix: Claude Juncker, Donald Tusk, Canada, Europe, World News, Germany

10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Nick Clegg must put his money where his mouth is and scrap Bedroom Tax say Labour

Labour will this week launch a new bid to scrap the Bedroom Tax - and are challenging Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg to help them.

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13 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Thai ruler Prayuth gives top cabinet posts to junta inner circle

Military ruler General Prayuth Chan-ocha has named an interim cabinet dominated by members of the security forces to govern Thailand through at least a year of political reforms before he permits an election.

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17 hrs ago | The Mercury

Paramedics hit panic button

PARAMEDICS were forced to hit an alarm button at the Royal Hobart Hospital to get emergency treatment for a little boy with severe breathing problems who was stuck in ambulance care for 11 2 hours yesterday.

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21 hrs ago | Express India

2 dead, 450 injured in Pakistan protests, Imran Khan vows to fight till death

Imran Khan , the Chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf political party, addresses supporters during the Revolution March in Islamabad.

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Yesterday | Scoop

Choiseul a " first climate change town to move in bi...

Fear of tsunamis and the threat of rising sea levels has made a provincial capital in the Solomon Islands decide to relocate its entire population - the first time this has happened on this scale in the Pacific.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News, Solomon Islands, Canada, Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Boat Disaster

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Brandon Sun

Mediator walks away, ending hopes teachers' strike will end before school starts

Mediator Vince Ready arrives to meet with B.C. Teachers' Federation president Jim Iker and B.C. Public School Employers' Association negotiator Peter Cameron in Richmond, B.C., on Thursday August 28, 2014.

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Reuters

Modi seeks Japan's help for 'inclusive vision' on first big trip

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Japan on Saturday seeking to capitalize on his affinity with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to strengthen security and business ties on his first major foreign visit since his landslide election victory in May. Modi is one of only three people that Abe follows on Twitter, while the Indian leader ... (more)

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Related Topix: Canada, Xi Jinping, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Japan, World News

The Star Online

After hard bargaining, EU set for deal on new leadership

European Union leaders are set to end weeks of wrangling over top jobs in Brussels and agree on Saturday on who will fill key posts in EU institutions that face major challenges from a combative Russia and a stuttering economy.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Canada, Francois Hollande

ABC News

Pakistani Protesters Head Toward Premier's House

Pakistani police are firing tear gas at thousands of protesters led by a cricket-legend-turned politician and an anti-government cleric as they march toward the prime minister's home in the capital.

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Related Topix: Canada, Riot

News Max

Lesotho Prime Minister Confirms Coup, Flees to South Africa

Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane confirmed Saturday that the military had seized power in a coup in the tiny kingdom and that he had fled to neighboring South Africa in fear of his life.

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Related Topix: World News, Lesotho, Africa, Canada, Letsie Iii

Brandon Sun

New Brunswick's Progressive Conservatives to spur growth of energy industries

Premier David Alward is emphasizing the importance of investing in New Brunswick's energy sector in campaigning for the Sept.

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Related Topix: Canada, Weather

MySanAntonio.com

EU leaders to pick new foreign policy chief

Italy's Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini, right, smiles as Denmark's Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard, left, and Croatia's Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic watch, during an informal meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Ministers, in Milan, Italy, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Italy, World News, Canada

Yahoo!

EU leaders seek riposte to Russia

European Union leaders gather in Brussels Saturday to thrash out a response to Russia's deeper involvement in war-torn Ukraine and to bring new faces to key EU posts.

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Related Topix: Europe, Angela Merkel, World News, Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Traian Basescu, Romania, Canada

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Xi Jinping: Following Deng Xiaoping

China's newly-elected President Xi Jinping delivers a speech during the closing session of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing March 17, 2013.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Xi Jinping, Canada

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Canada.com

Coyne: Scrap federal-provincial transfers and give premiers more taxation power

Prince Edward Island Premier Robert Ghiz is flanked by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, left, and Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard, right, at the closing news conference of the annual Council of the Federation meeting in Charlottetown on Aug. 29, 2014.

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Korea Herald

Premier makes appeal amid party standoff over Sewol

As the deadlock over the special Sewol bill continued Friday, the prime minister made a public address calling for the swift legislation of outstanding bills in an attempt to put more pressure on the main opposition party.

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Northern Ontario Business

Ring of Fire news greeted with shrugs

Northern Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle said the establishment of an interim board for the Ring of Fire development corporation will help formalize discussions and bring partners to the table for infrastructure discussions.

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Express India

Indian economy warms in after-glow of Narendra Modi win

The after-glow of Narendra Modi's election victory nearly four months ago is expected to have helped India's lumbering economy register its fastest growth in more than two years for the quarter ending in June.

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