Wednesday, 24 April 2019

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Political reporter beaten to death in India

TRIPURA: A reporter covering political unrest in India’s north-east was beaten to death during violent clashes, officials have said, two weeks after the high-profile murder of another prominent journalist. Shantanu Bhowmick was set upon with sticks as he reported on violence on Wednesday between warring political factions and police outside ...

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Archbishop issues apology over Church of England links to child abuser

LONDON: The Archbishop of Canterbury has said the Church of England “failed terribly” for not reporting the head of a Christian charity accused of carrying out sadomasochistic attacks on young boys at summer camps. Justin Welby issued an “unreserved and unequivocal” apology on behalf of the church after admitting he ...

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Ronda Rousey beaten in 48 seconds as UFC comeback ends in misery

Ronda Rousey’s UFC comeback didn’t even last a minute. Rousey was stopped 48 seconds into her first fight in 13 months Friday night, losing to bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 207. Rousey (12-2) never managed to get her footing against Nunes (14-4), who rocked Rousey with her very first ...

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Zac Goldsmith beaten by Lib Dem in Richmond Park by-election shock

Zac Goldsmith has been unseated in a “shockwave” by-election upset by the Liberal Democrats. Lib Dem challenger Sarah Olney bulldozed Mr Goldsmith out of the Commons, sweeping away his 23,015 majority to finish 1,872 votes ahead of him. The Lib Dems poured resources into the contest as they successfully switched ...

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