Clustered news for  Monday, February 20, 2017

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This Week's New Stories

President Trump: 'God was looking down on us'
January 15, 2017 - January 21, 2017

'Not just anti-Trump'
January 21, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Andy Murray out of Australian Open, men's field opens up
January 16, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Obama shortens Chelsea Manning’s prison sentence, grants clemency to hundreds
January 17, 2017 - January 19, 2017

India Andhra Pradesh train crash leaves 32 dead and scores injured
January 21, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Justin Trudeau skips P.E.I. on Atlantic Canada visit
January 18, 2017 - January 22, 2017

'At least five dead' after shooting at Mexican music festival
January 16, 2017 - January 18, 2017

4 killed, 15 hurt after car strikes pedestrians in Melbourne
January 20, 2017 - January 21, 2017

South Korean court dismisses arrest warrant for Samsung chief
January 18, 2017 - January 21, 2017

More than 30 inmates are killed in latest prison riot in Brazil: At least three are beheaded following clashes between rival drug gangs
January 15, 2017 - January 16, 2017

After 3 Years, MH370 Search Ends With no Plane, Few Answers
January 15, 2017 - January 17, 2017

Protests in Bahrain after first executions since 2011 uprising
January 15, 2017 - January 16, 2017

What channel is Manchester United vs Liverpool on? All you need to know ahead of Premier League showdown
January 15, 2017 - January 21, 2017

Outsider Hamon, ex-PM Valls to vie for French leftwing presidential nod
January 16, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Qualcomm sued in US over claims of unfair phone chip patent deals
January 18, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Oxfam highlights world inequality ahead of WEF Davos summit
January 15, 2017 - January 16, 2017

Departing US Ambassador to South Korea Optimistic, Despite Uncertain Times
January 20, 2017 - January 21, 2017

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This Month's New Stories

Istanbul New Year Reina nightclub attack 'leaves 39 dead'
December 23, 2016 - January 22, 2017

Berlin killer slipped in and out of THREE Schengen countries before caught in Italy
December 24, 2016 - January 21, 2017

Former Iranian president Rafsanjani dies of heart attack - state media
January 2, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher 'suffers heart attack on flight' reports World
December 24, 2016 - January 2, 2017

Authorities say detained airport gunman, an Army vet, flew to Florida to carry out the attack
January 6, 2017 - January 8, 2017

Desperate search for survivors of avalanche-hit hotel in Italy continues into the night
January 10, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Daesh suicide bomber kills at least 36 in Baghdad
December 25, 2016 - January 19, 2017

Theresa May outlines UK Brexit plans in long-awaited speech
January 14, 2017 - January 21, 2017

President Trump: 'God was looking down on us'
January 15, 2017 - January 21, 2017

Gambia's Barrow sworn in as president as regional troops gather
January 13, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Toyota is latest Trump target over Mexico production plans
January 3, 2017 - January 10, 2017

Wall St. edges up on consumer, housing boost
December 22, 2016 - January 6, 2017

'Not just anti-Trump'
January 21, 2017 - January 22, 2017

Elton John leads the star-studded tributes to George Michael after he dies aged 53
December 26, 2016 - December 30, 2016

Typhoon Nock-ten lashes Philippines, cuts power
December 24, 2016 - December 29, 2016

Donald Trump to meet with Martin Luther King III
January 14, 2017 - January 19, 2017

Andy Murray out of Australian Open, men's field opens up
January 16, 2017 - January 22, 2017

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Biggest Stories

Carnage as Taliban kill 70 in Pakistan hospital bomb
July 24, 2016 - September 6, 2016

MSF ponders Somali presence after attack: official (Reuters)
November 30, 2011 - January 2, 2012

Over 300 missing as boat sinks off Indonesia
November 30, 2011 - December 27, 2011

Syria: latest news as Obama says will put Syria decision to Congress
October 20, 2011 - April 1, 2014

At least 70 dead after 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocks China's southwestern province of Sichuan
October 20, 2011 - November 5, 2014

Bulgarian president critises govt for withdrawal from gas pipeline project
November 30, 2011 - December 26, 2011

Egypt working to 'calm down' Israel and Hamas
July 26, 2012 - November 5, 2014

Iran's ability to build weapon slowed
October 20, 2011 - March 23, 2014

298 dead after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashes in Ukraine
January 9, 2014 - November 5, 2014

Abbas suspends peace talks with Israel
April 21, 2007 - July 27, 2008

Israel 'wants rapid Gaza pullout'
January 13, 2009 - December 22, 2009

Iran welcomes US downgrading of nuclear threat
December 2, 2006 - July 27, 2008

15 dead as Israel boards Gaza-bound ships
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011

China earthquake
July 6, 2007 - July 27, 2008

At least 40 die in Israeli attack on Qana
December 5, 2005 - November 3, 2006

Moqtada al-Sadr threatens 'open war' in Iraq
July 5, 2007 - July 26, 2008

Japan on high nuclear alert
March 30, 2010 - May 8, 2011

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US defence secretary makes unannounced visit to Baghdad [11]

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has made an unannounced visit to Iraq. Mr Mattis arrived in Baghdad on the day after US-backed Iraqi forces launched an operation to reclaim Mosul from the so-called Islamic State. He said he was hoping to get an up-to-date assessment of the war effort.

itv 10:50:00 AM CET

Malaysia-North Korea row escalates over Kim Jong-nam [9]

Malaysia has summoned the North Korean ambassador over his accusation that it was conspiring with "hostile forces" as it investigates the murder of leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother. Malaysia also recalled its envoy to Pyongyang after a spat erupted when North Korean demands to hand over the body of Kim Jong-nam were rejected.

aljazeera-en 5:18:00 AM CET

Israel's PM rejected secret US-pitched regional peace deal: reports [6]

JERUSALEM - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu turned down a regional peace plan pitched to him by then US Secretary of States John Kerry last year, Israeli media reported Sunday. Netanyahu participated in a meeting to discuss the plan in the Jordanian city of Aqaba in February 2016, which....

chinadaily 12:53:00 PM CET

Comment: The truth about Sweden and immigration: a strong and generous country is struggling to cope [5]

T his article was originally published on January 28 2016. Donald Trump has come under heavy criticism for appearing to refer to a non-existent terror attack in Sweden . He later claimed that he was referring to a Fox News interview with Ami Horowitz on the impact of Sweden's open door refugee policy.

telegraph 12:21:00 PM CET

Iran bans private drones from skies over Tehran amid security fears [5]
Pence pledges support to soothe EU leaders rattled by Brexit [4]
Trial begins for Turkish president 'attempted assassination' plotters [4]
IPL Auction: Stokes costliest, no place for top Indians [4]
225 topics [4]
Exclusive Russia's election day plot to assassinate the prime minister of Montenegro and overthrow its government [3]
Bailout negotiators get go-ahead to return to Greece [3]
Hundreds gather in Los Angeles for rally in support of Muslim Americans [3]
Global arms trade spikes to highest since the end of the Cold War [3]
Barca boos unhelpful, says Luis Enrique NOW Football [3]
Sena’s identity, BJP’s prestige at stake in BMC election today [3]
Trump names general as new national security adviser [2]
China names and shames cities in north over smog controls [2]
US still values special relationship [2]
Milo Yiannopoulos is BANNED from the CPAC conference [2]
Trump aides in back-door Ukraine peace plan: NYT [2]
Pakistan Super League final stays in Lahore: Sethi [2]
Daesh vows more attacks on Christians in Egypt [2]
Judge orders internet tycoon’s extradition on fraud charges [2]
The Blue Lagoon: world-famous attraction - Regional [2]
Charities call for NHS to stop rationing critical care [2]

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