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Brazil vice president calls on Bolsonaro to rein in sons

FILE PHOTO: Flavio Bolsonaro (L) and Carlos Bolsonaro, sons of the Brazil’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro (not pictured) are seen before…

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Brazil’s lower house reelects pro-reforms Maia as head

Brazil’s Lower House’s President Rodrigo Maia arrives for a meeting with Brazil’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro (not pictured) in Brasilia, Brazil…

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India government steps up rural funding, cuts tax in pre-election budget

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Hindu nationalist-led government pledged 750 billion rupees ($10.56 billion) to support farm incomes and reduced…

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India government steps up rural funding in last budget before election, deficit rises

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Hindu nationalist-led government poured extra money into support for farmers and a rural jobs program,…

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India PM Modi looks to budget on Friday to shore up political base

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is expected to try and shore up its political support…

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Russian central bank calls reports of Venezuelan gold in Russia untrue

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Central Bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina on Thursday ruled out as untrue reports of Venezuelan gold having…

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UK to formulate Irish border proposals ‘in a few days’: Hunt

Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt leaves Downing Street in London, Britain, January 15, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Britain…

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Venezuela targets Guaido with probe, travel ban, asset freeze

CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s government struck back at self-declared interim president Juan Guaido on Tuesday, with the Supreme Court imposing…

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Nigerian opposition candidate to create $25 billion fund for infrastructure

Nigeria’s main opposition party presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar speaks during an interview with Reuters in Lagos, Nigeria January 16, 2019….