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UK Counter-terror police investigate attack on Birmingham mosques | UK News

Four mosques in the English city of Birmingham were damaged overnight, police said on Thursday, in the latest in a spate of Islamophobic attacks in Britain since the murder of 50 people by a white supremacist at mosques...

Canada’s battered oil industry cheering for Alberta’s opposition party in upcoming election

Canada’s battered oil industry is rooting for the opposition in next month’s election in energy heartland Alberta, investors said on Wednesday, but a brewing scandal involving the party’s leader could derail its hopes of...

Thailand votes: Young voters prepare for Sunday’s election | Thailand News

Almost 52 million eligible voters in Thailand head to the polls on Sunday for the country's much-delayed general election.Millions of young people will be voting for the first time since the last election eight years ago.Many of them...

Turkey calls OIC meeting on Islamophobia after NZ attacks | Turkey News

Turkey has called an emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to discuss the New Zealand mosque attacks and "increasing violence based on Islamophobia". The country's foreign ministry said in a statement published on Thursday that Turkish...

Beto O’Rourke Went to Iowa. So What Do Iowans Think? – Video

By SARAH STEIN KERR, AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER and JOE VAN EECKHOUT | Mar. 21, 2019 ...

Blasts in Afghan capital Kabul kill 6 during new year festival | News

At least six people were killed by blasts in a Shia area in Afghanistan's capital during Persian New Year celebrations, officials said. "Twenty-three were wounded and six people were martyred (killed) in today's explosions in Kabul," health ministry spokesman...

Singing in Europe’s last Middle Eastern colony | Israel

With less than two months to go till the song contest Eurovision kicks off in Tel Aviv, controversy surrounding the host country is bound to escalate. The event is a major opportunity for Israel to "art-wash" its crimes...

Nicaragua government to release prisoners to restart dialogue | Nicaragua News

Nicaragua's government has agreed to release opposition prisoners within 90 days in order to restart stalled peace talks aimed at ending an 11-month political crisis, according to a dialogue mediator. Luis Angel Rosadilla, the special envoy of the Organisation...

On Politics: Fed Says No Rate Increases in 2019

Good Thursday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today._____________________• The Federal Reserve updated its 2019 economic projections and expressed increasing concern about slowing growth as it left interest rates unchanged. The...

Israeli forces kill rock-throwing Palestinian in West Bank | Palestine News

An alleged rock-throwing Palestinian was killed by Israeli gunfire in the occupied West Bank and the military announced on Thursday that a soldier had discharged his weapon and it was reviewing the incident. The Palestinian Red Crescent said one...

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