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India requests Vijay Mallya's extradition from Britain

'Formal request' made for extradition of Vijay Mallya to face trial for financial fraud and defaulting on loan payments.

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The Gambia hoping to revive key tourism industry

After a weeks-long political crisis, tourism officials are keen to lure foreign visitors back to the W African country.

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#DeleteUber: Users angry at Trump Muslim ban scrap app

Uber provided rides at JFK airport while taxi drivers held solidarity strike over Trump's ban on Muslim travellers.

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UK and Turkey sign defence deal, push for more trade

In her first official visit to Ankara, the UK leader meets Turkish president to discuss trade, defence and Brexit.

Theresa May, Recep Tayyip

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Dow Jones crosses 20,000-point milestone

The most famous equity index benchmark on Wall Street shot above 20,000 for the first time.

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Turnbull: Potential for China to join TPP after US exit

Australian PM opens door to Beijing amid efforts to recast Trans-Pacific Partnership without the United States.

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Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on faulty batteries

Company says efforts to increase phone's battery life caused device to catch fire prompting an estimated $5.3bn recall.

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Trump withdraws US from Trans-Pacific Partnership deal

US president formally pulls US out of massive 12-nation trade deal that covers 40 percent of world's economy.

Donald Trump

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China's economy grows but 2016 weakest in three decades

World's second-largest economy expanded by 6.8 percent from a year earlier in the three months ending in December.

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China's Xi defends free trade in speech at Davos

Bumpy run-up to Trump inauguration gives Chinese leader convenient opportunity to claim assertive role on world stage.

Davos

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