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British stocks down 1.27 pct Thursday

LONDON, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- British stocks decreased on Thursday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.27 percent, or 77.78 points, to close at 6,026.94 points.

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Analysts View - Widodo has substantial lead in Indonesian election: pollsters

HONG KONG/JAKARTA (Reuters) - Unofficial "quick counts" in Indonesia's election on Wednesday, based on data from polling stations, gave incumbent President Joko Widodo, or Jokowi, a substantial lead over ex-general Prabowo Subianto.

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At least 42 fatalities tallied in California's deadliest wildfire ever

PARADISE, Calif. (Reuters) - Search teams have recovered remains of 42 people killed by a fierce wildfire that largely incinerated the town of Paradise in northern California, marking the greatest loss of life from a wild land blaze in state history, authorities said on Monday.

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Pakistan's Imran Khan faces tough test in looming economic crisis

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Equity and bond markets have welcomed Imran Khan's victory in Pakistan's disputed election, but the former cricket hero faces a tough slog to avert a currency crisis and implement long-term reforms needed to end decades of boom-and-bust cycles.

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U.S. expected to retreat from main U.N. rights forum - activists, diplomats

(Corrects position of Belgium in 12th paragraph to wanting to keep urgent situations in countries, not just Israel, on the agenda of each session.)

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Israel vilified at U.N. body for Gaza killings, but backed by U.S.

GENEVA (Reuters) - Israel was sharply criticised at a U.N. human rights body on Friday for its killings of protesters in Gaza and treatment of the Palestinians, but Washington came to its defence.

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Israel minimises casualties, but Hamas uses human shields - ambassador

GENEVA (Reuters) - Israel's Ambassador Aviva Raz Shechter told the U.N. Human Rights Council on Friday that Israel tried to minimise casualties when it defended its borders against "terrorists" in Gaza, and blamed Hamas militants for using human shields.

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Israel accuses U.N. rights forum of bias over Palestinians

GENEVA (Reuters) - Israel accused the United Nations on Tuesday of continuous discrimination against it over its treatment of Palestinians and called for reforms of its human rights body.

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G20 task force issues framework for climate-related financial disclosure

LONDON (Reuters) - A global task force set up by the G20 has developed a voluntary framework for companies to disclose the financial impact of climate-related risks and opportunities, drawing support from more than 100 companies with $11 trillion (8.5 trillion pounds) of assets.