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17:24 29/11/2019
Ex-Polish president defends Biden and Burisma

Former Polish president and Ukrainian gas company Burisma board member says no wrongdoing by Burisma while Hunter Biden was on board.

17:00 29/11/2019
Conor McGregor to make UFC return against Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone in January 2020

The Irishman confirmed last month that he would return to the Octagon on January 18, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada but didn't disclose who he would be coming up against.

16:38 29/11/2019
Yasuhiro Nakasone, former Japanese PM and Reagan confidant, dies at 101

Former PM shared world stage with Reagan and Thatcher but failed in his push to change country’s pacifist constitution.

16:16 29/11/2019
Twitter boss Jack Dorsey says he's going to live in Africa

Dorsey said in a message on the social media platform that he didn't know where he would be living, but he planned to spend up to half of next year in Africa.

15:45 29/11/2019
How Japanese prints inspired a tattoo frenzy

His arms are raised overhead, clutching a massive, imposing bell. With piercing focus, his eyes lock on a demon splayed at his feet.

15:37 29/11/2019
Lucy Liu on making art to find a sense of belonging

The two-person show at the National Museum of Singapore, titled "Unhomed Belongings," also featured Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao and was co-curated by the museum's director Angelita Teo and Dan Chen, independent curator and director of Chambers Fine Art.

15:01 29/11/2019
14:26 29/11/2019
Scientists have discovered a 'monster' black hole that's so big it shouldn't exist

This theory has now been toppled by LB-1, the newly-discovered black hole. Located about 15,000 light years away, it has a mass 70 times greater than our sun, according to a press release from the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

13:47 29/11/2019
Brad Gobright, renowned US rock climber, dies after fall in Mexico

The American was abseiling down El Potrero Chico near Monterrey when he plunged about 300m to his death.

13:00 29/11/2019
12:02 29/11/2019
Dubai property tycoon buys Italian fashion brand Roberto Cavalli

Damac Properties PJSC’s chairman bought Italian fashion group Roberto Cavalli SpA through his private investment firm.

11:38 29/11/2019
40 Iraqi protesters slain in 24 hours as violence spirals

Iran condemned the burning of its consulate in the holy city of Najaf as violence continued into the night across southern Iraq, where security forces had killed 36 protesters and wounded 245 since Wednesday evening, the officials said.

11:16 29/11/2019
The oldest living American, Alelia Murphy of New York, has died at 114

Murphy, a New Yorker who was drawn to the city by the Harlem Renaissance, died Saturday, confirmed her granddaughter, Nefer Nekhet.

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Health minister says whole staffs will be tested if a coronavirus case is identified in banks, supermarkets
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13:55
Former Yerevan mayor arrested
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13:36
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12:53
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11:42
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11:14
Serzh Sargsyan holds phone call with Catholicos Aram I
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