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Deadly Typhoon Lan barrels toward Japan, with tens of thousands told to evacuate - NEWS.com.au


NEWS.com.au

Deadly Typhoon Lan barrels toward Japan, with tens of thousands told to evacuate
NEWS.com.au
TWO people have been killed as Typhoon Lan barrels toward Japan on election day, with thousands told to evacuate and hundreds of flights cancelled. Reuters and staff writers. News Corp Australia NetworkOctober 23, 20171:37am. Video; Image ...
Typhoon kills at least two in Japan The Australian
Two dead as typhoon brings heavy rain, wind to election-day Japan Yahoo7 News
Powerful typhoon drenches Japan, tens of thousands advised to evacuate Reuters
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Five ex-presidents call for unity — and donations — at hurricane benefit concert - Washington Post


Washington Post

Five ex-presidents call for unity — and donations — at hurricane benefit concert
Washington Post
Call it the benefit concert's most unlikely collaboration. The five living former U.S. presidents put aside political differences and made a cameo appearance onstage at the “Deep From the Heart” concert in College Station, Tex., on Saturday to help ...
Former US presidents together for victims The Australian
5 living ex-presidents uniting to raise money for charity is what winning looks like Mashable
Trump video played at hurricane relief concert Reuters
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Election gamble pays off, Abe win secures supermajority - The Australian


The Australian

Election gamble pays off, Abe win secures supermajority
The Australian
Japan's centre-right Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's bold bid for a record term in office by calling a snap election paid off yesterday when his ruling coalition headed for a supermajority, winning an expected 311 of the 465 seats in the parliament. Mr Abe ...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on track for big election win The Sydney Morning Herald
Abe cruises to 'super-majority' win in Japan vote Yahoo7 News
Abe to push reform of Japan's pacifist constitution after election win Reuters
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Belt and Road delegation to open markets for trade - The Australian


The Australian

Belt and Road delegation to open markets for trade
The Australian
The business-based Australia-China Belt and Road Initiative — which has just taken a large delegation to China — is finalising plans to collaborate closely with China's newly formed “world's largest purchasing team”. As part of these plans, the ...
One Belt, One Road: Australian 'strategic' concerns over Beijing's bid for global trade dominance ABC Online

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'Targeted' Australian teacher shot in Nairobi begging for mercy - The Australian


The Australian

'Targeted' Australian teacher shot in Nairobi begging for mercy
The Australian
An Australian teacher shot dead in Kenya last week was on her knees “begging for mercy” and may have been targeted by her attackers, her lawyer said. Gabrielle Maina, a mother of two who was gunned down and robbed of her purse in daylight as she ...
Australian killed in Nairobi remembered Sky News Australia
Australian teacher shot dead in Kenya may have been targeted: lawyer The Sydney Morning Herald
Kenyan lawyer says slain Australian teacher may have been targeted The New Daily
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WHO scrap 'sick joke' Mugabe as UN goodwill ambassador - The Australian


The Australian

WHO scrap 'sick joke' Mugabe as UN goodwill ambassador
The Australian
The World Health Organisation last night rescinded the appointment of Zimbabwean dictator Robert Mugabe as a UN goodwill ambassador. The UN-run WHO provoked outrage by bestowing the prestigious role on Mugabe, 93, Zimbabwe's leader for 37 ...
World Health Organisation reverses decision to name Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador amid backlash NEWS.com.au
WHO rescinds 'goodwill ambassador' appointment of Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe Washington Post
Robert Mugabe scrapped as WHO goodwill ambassador The Sydney Morning Herald
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Indonesia demands explanation after US refuses entry to military chief Gatot Nurmantyo - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Indonesia demands explanation after US refuses entry to military chief Gatot Nurmantyo
The Sydney Morning Herald
Jakarta: Indonesia is demanding an explanation after it said its military chief Gatot Nurmantyo was refused entry into the United States, moments before his plane departed from Jakarta on Saturday. General Gatot - who earlier this year suspended ...
Indonesian military chief denied US entry The Australian
Indonesia demands answers after military chief denied US entry Reuters
Indonesia seeks answers from US as top general denied entry ABC News
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Filipino troops battle final 30 IS gunmen - The Australian


Philippine Star

Filipino troops battle final 30 IS gunmen
The Australian
Philippine troops are locked in an intense urban firefight with the last remnants of a pro-Islamic state alliance, as the army seeks to declare an end to the country's biggest internal security crisis in years. An estimated 30 people, including ...
Last 30 terrorists in Marawi holed up in building Inquirer.net
AFP: Fighting in Marawi may be over within the day Philippine Star
Philippine gov't forces rescue all hostages held by pro-IS militants in Marawi Xinhua
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New Zealand election: Students hope tertiary fees will be scaled back under Jacinda Ardern - ABC Online


ABC Online

New Zealand election: Students hope tertiary fees will be scaled back under Jacinda Ardern
ABC Online
Wellington student Jordan Butler is nearly finished his double degree in psychology and criminology. When he does, there will be a $30,000 debt waiting for him. New Zealand prime minister-elect Jacinda Ardern's Labour Party campaigned heavily on ...
NZ's Jacinta Ardern in no hurry to clear air with Julie Bishop The Australian
Is new NZ PM Jacinda Ardern a risk to regional economy? The Age
'Capitalism has failed': Jacinda Ardern signals a major economic shift The New Daily
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JFK assassination: What will the secret files have to say about the conspiracy theories? - ABC Online


ABC Online

JFK assassination: What will the secret files have to say about the conspiracy theories?
ABC Online
Later this week, we should get a chance to read previously secret files about the assassination of President John F Kennedy in 1963. That's because President Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he didn't plan to stand in the way of the scheduled ...
Release of JFK assassination files unlikely to alter history The Australian
Trump to release secret JFK files about assassination The Sydney Morning Herald
What's inside the secret JFK assassination files? NEWS.com.au
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