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WhatsApp Extends Support For BlackBerry Device Again

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In a temporary relief for BlackBerry users, WhatsApp has again decided to extend support for Blackberry smartphones.

President Putin Condemns Fresh Sanctions By US Senate

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has slammed fresh sanctions approved by the US Senate as coming "out of nowhere" and motivated by domestic politics and historical efforts by the West to "contain" Russia.

England Under-20 Team Wins England's First Soccer Title In 51 years

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A 1-0 win over Venezuela in Sunday's final in South Korea gave England their biggest international title since 1966.

Wreckage Of Missing Myanmar Military Plane Found

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Debris of missing plane found in the water after a Myanmar military plane vanished over the Andaman Sea with 122 soldiers, family members and crew on board, the country's army said in a statement.

Police Arrest 12 At East London Tower In Connection With Terror Attack

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Police have arrested 12 people including four women during a dawn raid at a block of flats in Barking where one of the London Bridge terrorists reportedly lived.

Prince William Opens Up About Princess Diana

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The family-of-four have posed in the black and white shot for the latest issue of men's style magazine GQ Prince William, the cover star, opens up about family life and how he wished his mother could have met Kate.

Over 10,000 Migrants Rescued Off The Coast Of Libya

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At least 10,000 migrants have been rescued off the coast of Libya in the last four days, according to Libyan and Italian officials.

Manchester Terror Attack: Police Name Suspect Behind Attack

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Security agencies are investigating whether Salman Abedi, named as the Manchester suicide bomber responsible for killing 22 people, including an eight-year-old girl, had any links with the Isis group which was set up in Libya.

Hassan Rouhani Re-elected As President Of Iran

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It was a rare night of open-air partying in Iran on Saturday as tens of thousands of supporters of President Hassan Rouhani took to the streets to celebrate his re-election.

Top 5 Asia Countries For Foreign Investors

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Here are five countries typically described by business consultants, lenders and investors as the best places for foreigners to make investments in Asia:

Ivory Coast Unrest: Government Reach Deal With Soldiers

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The Ivory Coast government says it has reached a deal with soldiers involved in a four-day revolt over pay.

Reactions Trail North Korea Latest Ballistic Missile Test

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A statement from US President Donald Trump’s White House called North Korea a “flagrant menace” and urged “far stronger sanctions” against the reclusive nation.

Chelsea Lift English Premier League Title With Win At West Brom

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Chelsea FC players have gone from being champions in 2015, to finishing in 10th place in 2016 following the worst-ever Premier League title defense, to being champions again.

New Drugs: HIV Life Expectancy 'Near Normal'

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Young people on the latest HIV drugs now have near-normal life expectancy because of improvements in treatments, a study in The Lancet suggests.

Trending News From Around The World Today 8th May 2017

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Here are the top trending news from around the world today 8th May 2017 as compiled by Ocheme Kingsley.

Nigerian Government Swap Terror Suspects With 82 Chibok Girls

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The president’s spokesperson, Garba Shehu, said in a statement in the early hours of Sunday that the girls were exchanged for some Boko Haram “suspects” held by the government.

School Nutrition Employee Week: US Govt. Makes Major Change

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Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue visited an elementary school in Virginia yesterday to commemorate School Nutrition Employee Week, and used the appearance to announce major changes to nutrition standards in school lunch programs.

World Press Freedom Day: A Look At Press Freedom In The United States

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You might think that the United States is a pretty safe place to be a journalist. In nations such as China and Syria, independent journalists are often jailed and sometimes killed for doing their jobs.

Bitcoin Leap To Fresh Record High Of $1,422.22

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Bitcoin hit a fresh record high Monday, spurred by a jump in global trading activity.