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President says he will keep country ‘top of the pack’ among countries with arsenals


Malaysian police detect deadly chemical weapon in swabs from victim’s face


Centrist presidential hopeful opts for blend of fiscal restraint and public spending

Support for Barnier on Britain’s €60bn exit bill will be blow to Downing Street

Senator Leila de Lima claims drug money charges have been trumped up to silence her


Government coffers get boost from record-low unemployment and ultra-cheap debt finance

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Polarising figure could scoop senior ministerial role in coalition

Calls for added measures to encourage childbearing and stave off demographic decline

The new president has not set records but his actions have been more controversial

North-south leadership struggle surfaces amid uncertainty over president’s health

An ultra-cool dwarf star carries the whiff of a jackpot of extraterrestrial life

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