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Man killed after street festival in eastern Germany

Police say a man has died and two others were injured in an altercation between several people of “various nationalities” in the eastern German city of Chemnitz. The clash was followed by a march during which bottles were thrown at officers.

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For Gay Indians, Landmark Ruling Is Just the Beginning

For Gay Indians, Landmark Ruling Is Just the Beginning  New York Times Decriminalization of gay sex sets up cultural battle in conservative India  NBCNews.com Kavanaugh could destroy Kennedy’s LGBTQ legacy  The Hill “Take Me As I Am,” Says Chief Justice, Reading Out Landmark 377 Verdict  NDTV Apology pending, in former colonies of British empire  Economic Times Full coverage

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Rouhani: US asks Iran 'every day' to begin talks

Rouhani: US asks Iran ‘every day’ to begin talks  Reuters Iran: US seeks talks amid increasing economic pressure  ABC News US sends Iran messages “every day” to begin negotiations: Rouhani  The Hindu Full coverage

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Making the Case for Investing in Water, Sanitation & Hygiene

LONDON, Aug 27 (IPS) – Ruth Romer is Private Sector Advisor, WaterAid UKTea picker Bina, 45 from Sylhet, Bangladesh, used to walk for an hour each day to collect water from a well, also using water from a nearby stream, which was contaminated. Bina and her children were often sick as a result; leading to […]

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LIVE: Third Presidential Debate (C-SPAN)

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, the Republican and Democratic presidential nominees, participate in their third, and final debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Watch LIVE at 9pm Wednesday, October 19th.

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Elizabeth Smart’s Kidnapper, Wanda Barzee, To Be Released From Prison

Barzee helped Brian David Mitchell keep Smart in captivity for nine months.

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Morocco arrests 12 suspects over teen's 2-month torture

Teenage girl says she was repeatedly gang-raped and brutalised throughout her two-month ordeal.

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John McCain: Sarah Palin 'excluded from his funeral'

A “stay-away message” was reportedly conveyed to Sarah Palin via McCain family intermediaries.

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Britain to publish next batch of 'no deal' Brexit advice papers

Britain will publish a second batch of papers on Thursday giving the public and businesses advice on coping with disruption in case the country leaves the European Union next year with no deal on future relations with the bloc.

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