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Al Jazeera marks producer's 1,000 days in Egyptian jail

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PM: No talks unless India restores Kashmir status

Pledging to present the “Kashmir case” at the United Nations General Assembly “like no one ever did before”, Prime Minister Imran Khan said that there is no point talking to India unless it lifted curfew and restored the special status of held Kashmir.

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Panther found roaming French rooftops

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German minister slams foes of migrant rescues

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Lebanon exhibits drones used in alleged Israeli attack

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Iran warns of response to any strike

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Global economy sliding towards weakest growth in decade: OECD

Intensifying trade conflicts have sent global growth momentum tumbling toward lows last seen during the financial crisis, and governments are not doing enough to prevent long-term damage, the OECD said in its latest outlook.

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Asia’s global clout growing despite trade wars, says McKinsey

Asia’s economies will charge ahead in coming decades, boosting their collective share of trade and capital flows while showing less reliance on the rest of the world, according to a report by McKinsey Global Institute released yesterday.

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Banks don’t want Draghi free money as ECB loans fall flat

The European Central Bank’s latest offer of free cash to lenders attracted little interest yesterday, in a sign of just how much liquidity is already sloshing around the financial system.

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US labour market remains strong; manufacturing still weak

The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labour market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a moderate pace.

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Gold back above $1,500 on growth woes

Gold rose back above $1,500 a ounce yesterday as the focus returned to global growth risks and Middle East tensions, helping bullion recover after the US.

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Indian equities fall to lowest since March

Indian stocks fell, closing at the lowest in over six months, as slowing economic growth and a cut in the Federal Reserve’s benchmark rates spurred concerns about the rupee potentially depreciating against the dollar.

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