FILE PHOTO: 72nd Cannes Film Festival – Screening of the film “Rocketman” out of competition – Red Carpet Arrivals – Cannes, France, May 16, 2019. Elton John poses with David Furnish and Taron Egerton. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe/File Photo SYDNEY (Reuters) – Samoa has banned “Rocketman”, the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John,
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FILE PHOTO: Iain Duncan Smith leaves Winfield House during U.S. President Donald Trump’s state visit in London, Britain, June 4, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo (Reuters) – British Conservative Party Member of Parliament Iain Duncan Smith has decided to vote for Boris Johnson in the party leadership election to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, Duncan Smith
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TEHRAN/VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the U.N. atomic watchdog said on Monday, departing from his usual guarded language to say he was worried about increasing tension. FILE PHOTO: The Iranian flag flutters in front of the International Atomic Energy Agency
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LONDON (Reuters) – A host of candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister launched their campaigns on Monday promising to solve the turmoil of Brexit and taking shots at frontrunner Boris Johnson. May stepped down as leader of the ruling Conservative Party on Friday, having failed three times to win parliament’s support for
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NUR-SULTAN/ALMATY (Reuters) – Kazakhstan’s interim president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, chosen successor of veteran ruler Nursultan Nazarbayev who retains sweeping powers, has won a snap presidential election which observers say was tarnished by violations of basic freedoms. Nazarbayev, who ruled oil producer Kazakhstan for almost three decades, handpicked the 66-year-old career diplomat as his successor when he
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LONDON (Reuters) – A host of candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister launched their campaigns on Monday promising to solve the turmoil of Brexit and taking shots at frontrunner Boris Johnson. May stepped down as leader of the ruling Conservative Party on Friday, having failed three times to win parliament’s support for
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LONDON (Reuters) – European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data. Investors had fretted that opening up another trade conflict, while still
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