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Angelina Jolie criticises Trump for anti-Muslim remarks

LONDON (AFP) – UN special envoy Angelina Jolie Pitt urged the international community on Monday to respond to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II with generosity and not the “politics of fear”. In a speech in London, the Oscar-winning Hollywood actress said there was a “duty that falls ...

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‘Superhero’ Kohli smashes IPL runs record

Red-hot Virat Kohli smashed an unbeaten half-century last night to break Chris Gayle’s record for the most runs in a single Indian Premier League season. Kohli, captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore, racked up 752 runs in 12 matches so far this year including three centuries and five 50s. His ...

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Turkey ex-minister punches, slaps guard: Video

A former Turkish minister is captured in a video showing him violently punching and slapping a security guard, who had asked the minister and his companions to identify themselves. Erdogan Bayraktar, a former minister of environment and urban planning, was driven Sunday to a residential compound where he was asked to present ...

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Mahmoud Abbas running after a mirage: Hamas

Hamas has sharply criticized Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for embracing France’s “peace” initiative despite the Israeli rejection of the proposal.  Tel Aviv has already opposed the French initiative but “President Mahmoud Abbas is sticking to it like one who is running after a mirage,” senior Hamas official Osama Hamdan ...

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