Rajapaksa brothers win by landslide in Sri Lanka’s election

09/08/2020

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Lebanon president rejects global probe into port blast

09/08/2020

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Lebanon’s president Friday rejected any international probe into the catastrophic port blast, saying a missile or negligence could have been responsible as rescuers desperately combed the rubble for survivors. The entrenched ruling class has come under fire once again since Tuesday’s explosion, which killed at least 154 people and devastated swathes of the capital.

China sentences fourth Canadian to death on drug charges

09/08/2020

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China has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years following a sharp downturn in ties over the arrest of an executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei. Ye Jianhui was sentenced Friday by the Foshan Municipal Intermediate Court in the southern province of Guangdong. Ye had been found guilty of manufacturing and transporting drugs, the court said in a brief statement.

Possibility of external role: Lebanon prez on blast probe

09/08/2020

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Former Saudi official accuses Crown Prince of trying to get him killed

09/08/2020

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US sanctions Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam, other officials over crackdown

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Trump to meet Iraqi PM as ties rebound

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South Korea floods, landslides kill 21 as heavy rains continue

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Will support Beijing’s response to US sanctioning China’s officials: Hong Kong

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Face coverings now compulsory in most indoor settings in UK

09/08/2020

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Face coverings are now a legal requirement across most indoor settings in England and Scotland as part of the UK government’s efforts to curb the spread of Covid-19. Under the rules, face masks must now be worn in cinemas, museums, places of worship and aquariums besides public transport and shops and supermarkets, where it was already mandatory.