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Korean court orders Mitsubishi to pay damages to WWII labour victims

The plaintiffs claim they were forced to work at a Mitsubishi aircraft plant in Japan in 1944 and were never paid a cent. It was when Korea wa...

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Ghana Enters the Space Race with First Satellite On-Orbit

On Board fixed camera to monitor the coastal lines of Ghana. In turn, professionals in Ghana are already developing GhanaSat-2, with the support...

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Supreme Court dismisses PIL to make yoga compulsory in schools

The Supreme Court , on Tuesday, dismissed the pleas seeking direction to make yoga compulsory in schools for students from classes 1 to 8. The ...

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Man arrested for supplying Whangarei gunman Quinn Patterson with firearms

He also faced three charges on possessing military-style semi-automatic firearms. He appeared in the Whangarei District Court on Tuesday after...

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SC constitutes 3-judge bench to hear petitions in Ayodhya dispute

The decision to move court laying claim to the disputed property in the temple town was taken at a two-day meeting of the board, which concluded...

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McDonald's Partners With CITIC, Carlyle; Sees Double-digit Sales Growth In China

Fast-food giant McDonald's plans to accelerate its expansion in China increasing the number of restaurants in the country by 2,000 by the end of...

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2017 to be final season for Bridgeport Bluefish

The baseball team is leaving the Park City after city officials opted against the renewal of the team's contract on Monday. Bridgeport Mayor ...

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Amit Shah to visit Odisha on three-day tour from Sep 6

A booth consists of four wards, and if we keep an eye on the wards, people won't go to the booths". This is his third visit to the state in le...

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Mughals now a thing of the past in Indian history textbooks

The role of emperor Akbar in revised history textbooks has been reduced to just three lines, with all focus now on Shivaji, the founder of the M...

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What are you hiding? Rajnath questions Rahul Gandhi for neglecting security

The attack on Rahul's auto in Dhanera last week+ was earlier brought up in the Lok Sabha by Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge . He was even ...

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Survey shows high school football participation down

Those numbers did not include junior varsity or freshmen players not listed on varsity rosters. Buried in the news release, however, was the f...

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Ply Gem Holdings (PGEM) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.06

The company has market cap of $34.32 billion. The stock decreased 5.76% or $0.26 on August 4, reaching $4.25. 231,776 shares of the company trad...

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Verdict against Sharifs, revenge for Model Town incident, says Tahirul Qadri

Tahir-ul-Qadri returned to Pakistan from Oslo on Tuesday morning to spearhead a campaign against the incumbent government and seek justice for m...

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Moon, Trump Call for Maximum Pressure on N.Korea

The most revision to the protocols was in 2012, which limited the South Korean missiles to 500kg payloads and ranges of 800km. Pentagon spokesma...

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Jogger appears to knock woman into path of London bus

Police are searching for the man who apparently pushed the 33-year-old woman, knocking her into the road on Putney Bridge in south-west London...

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Human bones found in Newberry home's septic tank, sheriff's office says

A septic fix company were called out to the property in Newberry on Monday after the householder complained his tank wasn't working. Alachua C...

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Nashville Mayor Is Frank About Son's Death as She Returns to Work

He had just moved to Colorado and gotten a job when he died during a night with friends. "My hope is that it will inspire other parents out ...

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Opioid mill discovered near Central Park in latest major drug bust

Four men were arrested and almost 20 pounds of suspected fentanyl and heroin were seized in the bust at 448 Central Park West Friday, federal pr...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned twice over currency notes

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accused the Congress of making "irresponsible statements" and raising frivolous subjects in the house. Mr Jait...

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Las Vegas police ID officer who shot naked gunman

There's a man outside. The startled high school student, who was taking a pre-SAT test, snapped a photo of the naked man. "I was about five fe...

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Texans turn attention to preseason opener

While speaking with Pat Kirwan and Jim Miller of Sirius XM NFL Radio during the network's tour stop at Texans camp in West Virginia, Watt couldn...

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Raptor statues at Canberra's National Dinosaur Museum decapitated by vandals

Museum staffer Mitchell Seymour said the damaged dinos were first spotted by visitors, and children were left puzzled at what happened. Three ...

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Pune Police constable couple sacked for faking 2016 Mount Everest summit

The couple "brought disrepute to the Maharashtra police department and did not report to duty", Additional Commissioner of Police Sahebrao Patil...

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Oil slides from nine-week highs

They traded as low as $51.56 a barrel earlier in the day. Both contracts stood below levels hit last week, which marked their highest since late...

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Has $217000 Position in Chemours Company (The) (CC)

Shares of Chemours Co . rallied 1% in afternoon trade Monday, on track for a record close, after UBS backed away from its bearish stance on the...

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PenAir files for bankruptcy reorganization

Peninsula Airways, better known as PenAir , was a major air carrier in Alaska. PenAir (KS, Anchorage Ted Stevens ) has announced it has file...

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Pensioner stabbed to death while walking dogs in Norfolk

A post-mortem examination found he died from multiple stab wounds to the head and neck. Ch Supt Mike Fawcett, of Norfolk Police, said he could...

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Police attacked in Belfast after removal of wood from nationalist bonfire site

The people of West Belfast will unite against such attacks. "People living there do not want this type of behaviour". "They're just being evil...

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Israel's plans to shut down Al-Jazeera condemned

The move by Israel adds further pressure on Qatar, which has been involved in a dispute with four of its Arab neighbours. Netanyahu had accus...

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JuD chief Saeed launches his political party

Its president will be Saifullah Khalid, who is linked to Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind behind the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, which kil...

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