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Adele says streaming ‘a bit disposable’

NEW YORK (AFP) – Adele, who has shunned streaming services with her record-shattering new album “25,” says that she finds such online music platforms to be “a bit disposable.” The British singer, who did not explain her decision when the album came out on November 20, said in an interview ...

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Key world events in 2015

PARIS (AFP) – Here is a panorama of world events in 2015: JANUARY 7-9: FRANCE – Seventeen people are slaughtered in attacks in Paris on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket two days later. 26: SYRIA – The Islamic State militant group is driven out of the ...

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Iraqi troops storm into center of Daesh-held Ramadi

Iraq’s armed forces stormed the center of Ramadi on Tuesday to try to dislodge Daesh militants who have held the western city since May, a spokesman for the counter-terrorism units, Sabah al-Numani, said. The operation to recapture Ramadi, 100 km (60 miles) west of Baghdad, began early last month after ...

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24 Libyan muncipalities sign up to unity government deal

GAMMARTH (AFP) – The leaders of 24 Libyan municipalities on Monday signed the UN-sponsored agreement on the formation of a national unity government, in a move welcomed by UN envoy Martin Kobler. “I m very happy there are 24 signatures of the Libyan political agreement by mayors. This is a good ...

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