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Canada’s NDP leader Singh kicked out of House for calling MP racist

(Reuters) – Jagmeet Singh, the head of Canada’s New Democrat Party (NDP), was ejected from the House of Commons on Wednesday after he called a member of another opposition ...

Turkey plans more military bases in north Iraq after offensive: official

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey plans to set up more temporary military bases in northern Iraq after stepping up its strikes against Kurdish militants there, a senior Turkish official ...

Beijing residents rush coronavirus test clinics as emergency rules expand

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s capital has mandated coronavirus tests for hundreds of thousands of people as it widens measures against a new outbreak of the disease that has ...

Europe threatens digital taxes without global deal, after U.S. quits talks

PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – France said a U.S. decision to quit global talks on how to tax big digital firms such as Google, Amazon and Facebook was a “provocation” ...

U.S.-China tech war bigger risk than coronavirus, EU chamber chief says

GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – The coronavirus has disrupted supply chains and demand across the global economy, but it is the prospect of Europe becoming a casualty in the U.S.-China ...

Poles turn to rustic bolt-holes at home to escape COVID-19

CZASTKOWO, Poland (Reuters) – As summer begins and the lockdown eases, more Poles are shunning foreign resorts and are opting instead for holidays in remote rural settings at ...

Indian families demand justice as they await bodies of soldiers killed in clash with China

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) – In their last phone conversation, Neha Ojha, the wife of an Indian soldier, said she laughed off her husband’s idea to name their daughter ...

India, China want peace but blame each other after deadly border clash

NEW DELHI/BEIJING (Reuters) – India and China said they wanted peace but blamed each other on Wednesday after soldiers of the two sides savagely fought each other with nail-studded ...

Elite French police arrest five Chechens after Dijon gang violence

FILE PHOTO: Fire spots and debris are seen after the fourth night of gang violence in Dijon, France June 15, 2020, in this still image obtained from a social media video. Jim Cannolo/via ...

Arrest of former Japanese minister could hasten PM Abe’s departure

TOKYO (Reuters) – The arrest of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s former justice minister could be a devastating blow for the Japanese leader whose support is near record lows, ...