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Week in pictures: 13 – 19 October 2018

Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Mohamad Torokman / Reuters Image caption A Palestinian man and an Israeli soldier argue during clashes over an Israeli order to shut down a Palestinian school near Nablus in the occupied West Bank. Image copyright Chris McGrath / Getty Image caption A ...

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Russian delegation led by RDIF head to attend Saudi investment forum next week

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A delegation led by Russian Direct Investment Fund head Kirill Dmitriev will take part in the Future Investment Initiative investment forum next week in Saudi Arabia, the fund said in a statement on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Cheif Executive Officer of Russian Direct Investment Fund, Kirill Dmitriev waits before a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with representatives ...

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Russia’s Putin to meet U.S. security adviser Bolton next week: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Kremlin said on Friday President Vladimir Putin plans to meet U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton when he visits Moscow on Oct. 22-23, the RIA news agency reported. FIL PHOTO: U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton answers questions from reporters during a news conference in the White House briefing room in Washington, U.S., October 3, 2018. ...

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Dollar at one week high after hawkish Fed minutes; Asia stocks capped

TOKYO (Reuters) РAsian stocks were capped and the dollar rose to a one week-high in early Thursday trade after the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting showed broad agreement among board members on the need to raise borrowing costs further. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. five dollar note is seen in this illustration photo June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File ...

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Strictly Come Dancing: Seann and Katya through to dance another week

Image caption Katya Jones and Seann Walsh danced the Charleston Seann Walsh and Katya Jones are through to the next round of Strictly Come Dancing after a week of controversy. They have faced calls to leave the show after being photographed kissing on the birthday of Walsh’s now ex-girlfriend. However, their Charleston received a warm reaction from the crowd who ...

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Kanye West to lunch with Donald Trump this week

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kanye West at New York Fashion week in September 2018 Kanye West is to meet US President Donald Trump on Thursday, the White House has confirmed. The two men are expected to discuss prison reform, gang violence and “manufacturing resurgence” in the US. The meeting will take place less than four weeks before the ...

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NFL week five review: Chiefs and Rams maintain perfect starts

The Kansas City Chiefs defence impressed as they picked-off Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles four times and recorded five sacks The Kansas City Chiefs maintained their perfect start to the season with their most impressive win to date as they moved to 5-0 with a convincing 30-14 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Kansas City put their top-ranked offence against Jacksonville’s ...

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World sport: 10 photos we liked this week – 1-7 October

A selection of some of the most striking sports photographs taken around the world this week: Las Vegas, United States, October 6: Khabib Nurmagomedov (right) and Conor McGregor face off at the start of their UFC lightweight championship bout at UFC 229(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) New York, United States, October 3: Luke Voit (left) of the New York Yankees ...

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