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23 июня, 05:41

S. Korean ex-president's confidante gets 3-year prison over corruption scandal

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CHOI Soon-sil, a close confidante of impeached South Korean President Park Geun-hye, on Friday got a three-year prison term for one of her corruption charges involving her daughter. The Seoul Central

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22 июня, 19:18

Sun, sand, sculptures and stars

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Franco Daga of Italy works on a sculpture during the Sand Sculpture Festival “Disney Sand Magic” in Ostend, Belgium, yesterday. Forty artists painstakingly carved intricate murals along the theme of “Stars,” with some commemorating past celebrities, like Prince and David Bowie, others hailing sports icons like Mike Tyson. The 151 fleeting artworks are on display until September 4.

22 июня, 19:01

More Indians than Chinese by 2024

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INDIA’S population is expected to surpass China’s in about seven years and Nigeria is projected to overtake the United States and become the world’s third most populous country shortly before 2050, according

22 июня, 19:01

4 arrests in raids linked to Brussels bomb bid

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POLICE in Belgium have detained four people in a series of raids in Brussels linked to the failed bombing at a rail station this week by a man shouting “Allahu akbar.” The federal prosecutor’s office

22 июня, 19:01

Man from Montreal arrested after knife attack at a Michigan airport

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A CANADIAN from Tunisia shouted in Arabic before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport, and referenced people being killed overseas during an attack that’s being investigated as

22 июня, 19:01

Taliban car bombing at Afghan bank kills 34

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AT least 34 people were killed yesterday when a Taliban car bomb struck a bank in Afghanistan’s Lashkar Gah city as people were queueing to withdraw salaries, the latest bloody attack during the holy

22 июня, 19:01

US teen pregnancies continuing to fall

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TEENAGE pregnancy and birth rates in the United States extended their two and a half decades’ decline because of increased contraceptive use, according to a US government study released on yesterday. Most

22 июня, 19:01

No one wants crown: Prince Harry

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PRINCE Harry said no one in Britain’s royal family wants to be king or queen and criticized a decision to force him to parade behind his mother Princess Diana’s coffin after her death in 1997, in an interview

22 июня, 19:01

Flavored vaping ban in San Francisco

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SAN Francisco city supervisors unanimously approved a measure banning the sale of flavored nicotine-laced liquid used in electronic cigarettes and flavored tobacco products. They say nicotine masked

22 июня, 19:01

Cladding danger for 600 towers in England

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AN estimated 600 highrise buildings in England contain cladding similar to that used on a London tower block which caught fire, killing at least 79 people, officials said yesterday. Flames spread rapidly

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22 июня, 19:01

Cream can ‘blast’ kills top blogger

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French authorities are investigating the death of a fitness blogger reportedly hit by an exploding whipped cream canister that was withdrawn from the market in 2013, officials and the company that makes

22 июня, 19:01

IS blows up iconic Mosul minaret as Iraq forces close in on complex

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MOSUL’S trademark leaning minaret was missing from its skyline for the first time in centuries yesterday after desperate jihadists blew it up as Iraqi forces advanced on an ancient mosque compound. Explosions