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World News: UK’s Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, thousands of tourists stranded

The world's oldest travel company, Thomas Cook, has collapsed, leaving more than 600,000 people who bought its package holidays stranded in various countries spanning...

World News: Pakistan hands over captured pilot Abhinandan Varthaman to India

Pakistan has handed over a captured pilot to Indian authorities at the Wagah border, a move aimed at de-escalating tensions after days of hostilities...

World News: Spain: Catalan leaders get 13 years in jail for sedition

Nine of 12 Catalan separatist leaders who defied the Spanish government and held an independence referendum in 2017 have been jailed for up to...

World News: Ecuador’s Moreno, indigenous groups reach deal to end protests

Ecuador's government has just agreed to repeal a law that ended decades-old fuel subsidies after holding talks with indigenous leaders. Demonstrators angry at the rise...

World News: US troops are pulling out of Northern Syria

Ankara says its forces have now entered Tal Abyad, and they've taken control of Ras Al Ain and Saluk. Al Jazeera's Rosiland Jordan is live...

World News: US to send thousands of troops to Saudi Arabia

The Pentagon said the United States will send 3,000 more troops to Saudi Arabia, The new deployment is part of a series of what the...

World News: Iran oil tanker: Explosion on ship near Saudi’s Jeddah port city

An Iranian state oil company tanker has exploded and caught fire near the Saudi port city of Jeddah, according to reports by Iranian state...

World News: Turkey launches military operation in northeast Syria

Turkey has launched a long-threatened military operation in northeast Syria to remove Kurdish-led forces from the border area and create a "safe zone" to...

World News: White House: Turkey to begin military operation in Northern Syria

American troops 'will no longer be in the immediate area' casting uncertainty on fate of their Kurdish allies. White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham...

World News: Hong Kong protests: Bid to suspend face mask ban fails

Hong Kong's pro-democracy legislators have failed in their legal bid to suspend a new ban on face masks at demonstrations. The rule was put in...

World News: Hong Kong moves to ban face masks as protests continue

Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam invoked the use of emergency powers on Friday, allowing the government to ban face masks at...

World News: Iraqi security forces fire on protesters in Baghdad

The Iraqi capital, Baghdad has been under curfew since Thursday after days of anti-government protests. Iraq's prime minister has tried to calm tensions, saying the...

World News: Hong Kong protester shot in chest by live round

Police in Hong Kong has fired tear gas to disperse protesters at various rallies as China marks 70 years since the Communist rule began....

World News: UK-flagged tanker Stena Impero seized in July leaves Iranian port

The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker seized by Iran is finally leaving the Bandar Abbas port two months after it was seized, according to an...

World News: Former French President Jacques Chirac dies aged 86

Former French President Jacques Chirac, who led France from 1995 to 2007, has died at the age of 86, his family and Agence France...

World News: White House releases memo of Ukraine phone call

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday that the US House of Representatives will launch a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, acquiescing to...

World News: Brexit: UK Parliament resumes after court ruling

The UK Parliament has reconvened following its suspension by Prime Minister Boris Johnson earlier this month. Johnson, who arrived in London just in time, is...

World News: Lebanon PM Saad Hariri to submit resignation after mass protests

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has said he will submit his resignation to President Michel Aoun, one of the main demands of the country's...

World News: EU agrees to delay Brexit until January 31 next year

The European Council has agreed to grant Britain a new Brexit delay to January 31 next year. On Monday, the European Council President Donald Tusk...

World News: Argentina’s opposition leader Alberto Fernandez wins the presidency

Centre-left candidate opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez has won more than 47 percent of the vote compared with President Mauricio Macri's 41 percent. Fernandez campaigned...

World News: ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi dead: Reports

There are conflicting reports about whether the operation to kill the ISIL leader was successful. The US Magazine Newsweek is citing a US Army official...

World News: UK Parliament backs prime minister’s Brexit bill

MPs voted 329 to 299 in favour of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s 110-page Withdrawal Agreement Bill, signifying support in principle for the Brexit deal...

World News: UK MPs back Brexit extension amendment

The Parliament of the United Kingdom has backed a proposal designed to force Prime Minister Boris Johnson to request a three-month Brexit extension from...

World News: US, Turkey agree to temporary ceasefire in Syria

US Vice President Mike Pence and Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu have announced a temporary ceasefire amid a military offensive against Kurdish-led fighters in...

World News: Trump to soon impose sanctions, stop trade deal with Turkey

US President Donald Trump on Monday said that in response to Turkey's operation in northeast Syria he will soon issue an executive order authorising...

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