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    "In an Indian village, a woman's killing and alleged rape opens caste divides"

    "The leader of Britain's pro-European Union Liberal Democrats, Jo Swinson, lost her parliamentary seat to the Scottish National Party on Friday."

    "LIVE: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to take office after the UK general election"

    "British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said things seemed to be going in the right direction when he arrived to hear the result of his own electoral vote in the west London seat of Uxbridge, an ITV reporter said."

    "Democratic Unionist Party deputy leader Nigel Dodds lost his seat in the British parliament on Friday, increasing the chances of Northern Ireland electing more Irish nationalists than pro-British unionists for the first time."

    "Britain's Liberal Democrats said they would elect a new leader next year after Jo Swinson lost her seat in parliament at Thursday's general election."

    "How the mighty fell: The British election threw up some shock results, including the ousting of the pro-European Liberal Democrat leader Follow our #GE2019 live blog for the latest updates:"

    "It was a straight forward message: “Get Brexit done.” The mantra of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Conservative Party during the national election campaign was aimed at harnessing voter frustration at a parliamentary logjam over Britain’s exit from the European Union. It worked. Follow our live blog for more:"

    "Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservatives have made a net gain of 47 seats in Britain's national election with just two seats left to declare."

    "The British election threw up some shock results on Friday, including the ousting of the pro-European Liberal Democrat leader and the fall of a veteran Labour lawmaker known as the "Beast of Bolsover"."

    "The election result was hailed as a victory for English, Scottish and Irish nationalism - and it could spell the end of the United Kingdom."

    "After all the arguments and all the mass marches, opponents of Brexit faced a stark truth on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's likely election landslide: there would be no second referendum; divorce from Europe was inevitable."

    "With a roar and a double fist pump, Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon cheered the defeat of Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson by the nationalists in a clip that went viral on social media early on Friday."

    "For decades Victoria Falls, where southern Africa's Zambezi river cascade down 100 metres into a gash in the earth, have drawn millions of holidaymakers to Zimbabwe and Zambia for their stunning views."

    "Stocks rose and the pound gained on Friday as the prospect of a China-U.S. trade deal and an election victory for Britain's Brexit-backing Conservative Party cleared two of the darkest clouds on the global investment horizon."

    "The European Union hopes for a quick British parliament vote on Britain's withdrawal from the bloc and clarity on London's plans following Prime Minister Boris Johnson's triumph in elections, the head of the European Council said on Friday."

    "British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party secured a majority in a landslide election victory, results showed on Friday."

    "The pound surged more than 2% on Thursday as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party won a resounding election victory that markets believe makes an orderly British exit from the European Union all but certain."

    "Britain’s economy will cast off some of the #Brexit uncertainty that has held it back since 2016 after Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s #GE2019 triumph, but the risk remains of another 'cliff-edge' showdown with Brussels Follow our live blog for the latest updates"

    "UK shares with heavy exposure to the domestic economy surged on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party won a sweeping majority, assuring markets that Britain is likely to be heading for an orderly exit from the European Union."

    "Australia's Qantas Airways picked Airbus SE over Boeing Co as the preferred supplier for jets capable of the world's longest commercial flights from Sydney to London, dealing the U.S. planemaker its latest setback this year."

    "From Reuters Breakingviews: Boris Johnson was a beatable candidate, approval ratings showed. But Corbyn’s radically socialist alternative proved a bigger turn-off. Despite local differences, there are lessons for those hoping to challenge Trump, says Rob Cox"

    "Telenor has picked Sweden's Ericsson as the key technology provider for its fifth-generation (5G) telecoms network in Norway, it said on Friday, gradually removing China's Huawei [HWT.UL] after a decade of collaboration over 4G."

    "Samsung Electronics <005930.ks> vice-president Kang Kyung-hoon received a 16-month jail term on Friday on charges of union-busting activities, South Korean media reported on Friday."

    "Britain's retail sector was boosted by Prime Minister Boris Johnson's resounding general election victory on Friday, as investors factored in expectations of a step-up in consumer sentiment and spending in the key holiday season period."

    "“It’s no secret that personally I wanted the UK to #remain in the #EU,” wrote Roettgen, a member of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats and chair of the parliamentary foreign affairs committee. With Johnson’s victory #Brexit has become inevitable, says Merkel ally Follow our #GE2019 live blog"

    "Germany's Delivery Hero agreed a $4 billion deal to buy South Korea's top food delivery app owner Woowa Brothers, ratcheting up consolidation in the industry as it expands in Asia's fast-growing but crowded market."

    "Fever Dreams: Reuters followed the stories of anti-government protesters who were trapped inside a besieged Hong Kong university, and what they suggest about troubles ahead for the city, and China."

    "Prime Minister Boris Johnson has left his Downing Street residence to ask Queen Elizabeth for formal permission to create a new government, after his Conservative Party won an unexpectedly large majority in Thursday's national election."

    "Britain was speeding toward Brexit on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a crushing election victory, ending three years of uncertainty since the country decided to leave the bloc."

    "Police say there have been more than 320 catalytic converter thefts since the beginning of October, three people have died in Alberta from the flu so far this season and more: These are your Friday morning headlines."

    "Oil rose to its highest in nearly three months on Friday as progress in resolving the U.S.-China trade dispute and Britain's general election result appeared to lift two clouds that have been hanging over investor risk appetite."

    "Barely a day goes by without Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador berating business and political elites, whom he blames for fueling the country's poverty and corruption."

    "The Bank of Japan is set to keep monetary policy steady next week, as receding fears of a disorderly Brexit and signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks take some pressure off the central bank to use its dwindling ammunition to underpin growth."

    "When the U.S. ethanol industry was booming, Indiana farmer Paul Hodgen made good money selling about a quarter of his crop to a local facility that produced the corn-based fuel."

    "ICYMI: The book drive for Little Warriors Be Brave Ranch by Digital Link wraps up on Dec. 15."

    "Protesters angry over American demands that South Korea pay more for defense destroyed portraits of the U.S. ambassador stuck on blocks of tofu outside the U.S. embassy on Friday after police warned them against staging a more aggressive demonstration."

    "The election result was hailed as a victory for English, Scottish and Irish nationalism - and it could spell the end of the United Kingdom."

    "Britain was speeding towards Brexit on Friday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory, ending three years of uncertainty since Britons voted to leave the European Union."

    "Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday he did not want to go quickly after Labour suffered its worst election result since 1935 and that he was prepared to remain leader until the party chooses a successor next year."

    "Finland's finance minister deleted an Instagram post and issued an apology on Friday after criticism by a human rights group that embarrassed the new, women-led government days after it took office."

    "U.S. stocks hit fresh record levels on Friday after China said first phase trade talks with the United States have achieved major progress and that Beijing would cancel tariffs scheduled to take effect on Sunday."

    "China has postponed a news briefing to give an update on progress in trade talks with the United States until around 11:00 p.m. local time (1500 GMT) on Friday, half an hour later than originally scheduled."

    "The United States has agreed to phase out tariffs on Chinese goods, Chinese officials said at a press conference in Beijing Friday evening."

    "Violent clashes erupted in Delhi between police and hundreds of university students on Friday over the enactment of a new citizenship law that critics say undermines India's secular foundations."

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