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Report: Companies not complying with Bangladesh garment plan

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April 24, 2017 at 5:00 am

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — An international rights group says dozens of global clothing companies are not complying with a plan to ensure better safety in Bangladesh garment factories following the dea...

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Qatar Airways sees "manageable" decline in flights to US

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April 24, 2017 at 5:00 am | DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The CEO of one of the Middle East's largest carriers said Monday passenger numbers to the United States have dipped slightly over fears by some Muslim passengers th...

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Emiratis, Malaysians reach $1.2B deal over troubled fund

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April 24, 2017 at 4:56 am | DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Emirati and Malaysian officials said Monday they reached a deal to resolve a legal dispute over the indebted and troubled Malaysian investment fund 1MDB, with the U...

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Pence cites 'challenging times' to troops in American Samoa

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April 24, 2017 at 4:55 am | PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has thanked American service members based in American Samoa, citing "challenging times" for the military in the Asia-Pacific. Comp...

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Kashmir students, Indian forces clash as protests continue

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April 24, 2017 at 4:47 am | SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Anti-India protests have triggered clashes between students and government forces in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, as authorities reopened schools after a weeklong ...

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The Latest: EU commission backs Macron

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April 24, 2017 at 4:47 am | PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French election (all times local): 12:40 p.m. The European Union's head office has thrown its weight behind Emmanuel Macron in the French presidential runoff ag...

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French stocks soar to near-decade highs as Macron tops poll

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April 24, 2017 at 4:39 am | LONDON (AP) — As relief rallies go, this may be as good as they come. European markets have jumped higher, with France's main index hitting its highest level since early 2008, amid relief over th...

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3 African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

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April 24, 2017 at 4:39 am | JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Three African countries have been chosen to test the world's first malaria vaccine, the World Health Organization announced Monday. Ghana, Kenya and Malawi will begin piloting the...

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Afghan army chief, defense minister resign following attack

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April 24, 2017 at 4:38 am | KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's army chief and defense minister resigned on Monday, following a Taliban attack over the weekend that struck a northern army base, killing more than 100 militar...

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