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Norwegian police seek postponement of Pride events after gay bar shooting

Police cite intelligence information for delay Major Pride meeting in Oslo canceled Suspect gets first four weeks in prison Court names suspect as Zaniar Matapour OSLO, June 27 (Reuters) – Norwegian police said on Monday that all Pride events across the country should be postponed, citing security concerns after a deadly weekend by a gunman …

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Family says goodbye to British journalist murdered in Amazon

NITEROI, Brazil, June 26 (Reuters) – Dom Phillips’ family on Sunday said goodbye to the British journalist, who was murdered earlier this month along with Brazilian indigenous expert Bruno Pereira in the Amazon. Phillips’ wife Alessandra Sampaio, siblings Sian and Gareth, and brother-in-law Paul Sherwood attended the 57-year-old’s funeral in Niteroi, near Rio de Janeiro. …

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Boris Johnson wants to stay in power until the mid-1930s

British Johnson does not expect a new leadership challenge Johnson wants three terms to tackle regional inequality British PM pressured by poll losses after leadership vote Prime Minister refuses comment on £150,000 tree house for son KIGALI, June 25 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Saturday he wants to remain in power …

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Prince Charles Expresses His Grief Over Slavery in Commonwealth Speech

Commonwealth leaders gather for Kigali . summit Charles alludes to colonialism, slavery in speech Rwanda’s Kagame speaks of ‘reinventing’ the Commonwealth Members vote for Patricia Scotland as sec-gen. to keep KIGALI, June 24 (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Charles expressed deep grief over slavery in a speech to Commonwealth leaders in Rwanda on Friday, acknowledging that …

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Pressure on British Prime Minister Johnson mounts after crushing election defeats

Party chairman resigns after defeats and says change is needed Conservatives lose on seat in southern interior Johnson’s Electoral Breaks in 2019 as Labor Win Wakefield Back PM caught up in scandal over lockdown parties LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Boris Johnson’s Conservatives lost two seats in parliament on Friday, a crushing blow to the …

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