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New York’s MoMA replaces Matisse with Zaha Hadid

New York’s Museum of Modern Art is taking a stand against President Donald Trump’s travel ban by replacing pieces by Picasso and Matisse in favour of artists who originate from seven Muslim-majority countries affected …

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Trump about Russia's influence on US elections

US President-elect Donald Trump said that Russia has never tried to use leverage over him. "Russia has never tried to use leverage over me. I have nothing to do with Russia - no deal, no loans, no …

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New York Governor: train crashes in Brooklyn

A Long Island Rail Road commuter train crashed at the Atlantic Terminal in Brooklyn, New York, this morning, injuring 103 passengers, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, adding that the worst injury is believed to be a broken …

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SCO official: Russia can cope with any sanctions

Russia will cope with any sanctions, the Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Rashid Alimov, said. He stressed that the policy of sanctions was doomed and it was wielding impact on the …

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'Ali and Nino' movie presented in New York

Yesterday New York hosted the premiere of 'Ali and Nino' movie, which was filmed based on the novel - the international bestseller written by Gurban Said. It was presented in one of the famous cinemas of New …

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Nurmagomedov destroys Johnson at UFC 205

Russian UFC star of Dagestani descent Khabib Nurmagomedov called Conor McGregor a "chicken" after staking a claim to a shot at the lightweight title with a dominating victory over Michael …

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Does Trump provoke of split US?

Protests across the US after Donald Trump was elected president continue. Portland, Oregon, was swept by riots, police officers were forced to use weapons to restore order. Portland Police declared …

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Wonder Woman to be named UN Ambassador

The superhero Wonder Woman will officially be given her new title of a honorary ambassador for the empowerment of women and girls in New York on 21 October – the character’s 75th anniversary – at the United Nations …

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Putin banner appears on New York's Manhattan Bridge

A large banner with a photograph of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the word "peacemaker" was hung from Manhattan Bridge. The 20ft by 30ft banner appeared on the side of the bridge between lower Manhattan …

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Turkey's Erdogan urges world to fight against Gulen

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, speaking at the UN General Assembly in New York, called on world leaders to take measures against a US-based cleric's "terrorist network" that he said threatened their …

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