France wants whole truth on Khashoggi killing: finance minister

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Saudi Arabia's admission that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed at its Istanbul consulate was welcome "progress", but urged the kingdom to follow...

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Top German politicians press Siemens boss to skip Saudi conference

Siemens boss Joe Kaeser came under pressure from senior German politicians on Sunday to pull out of an investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week following Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's...

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Taiwan train: Derailment in Yilan County leaves '17 dead'

Authorities say at least 80 others are injured, amid local reports of people still trapped....

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Maldives Supreme Court upholds presidential poll results in unanimous judgment

The Supreme Court of the Maldives on Sunday upheld the results of last month's presidential election in an unanimous judgment after President Abdulla Yameen challenged his own defeat in the poll....

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Mnuchin says premature to comment on sanctions against Saudi Arabia

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday it was premature to comment on possible U.S. sanctions against Saudi Arabia for the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi until an...

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Amid scepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death

As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international scepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the...

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MUFG says bank's CEO will not attend Saudi conference

The CEO of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group's banking arm will not attend the Future Investment Initiative conference in Saudi Arabia, the group said on Sunday, joining a growing list of business...

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