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Arab League condemns violence against Rohingya Muslims

Bangladesh has detained and forcibly returned at least 90 Muslim Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar, as thousands of civilians from the ethnic mi...

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France to ban oil and gas production by 2040

Nicolas Hulot , the country's ecology minister, said the legislation would "allow us to progressively free ourselves" and "allow investors to g...

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Grant Elliott: 'Going to Lahore will feel like home'

Pakistan, a cricket loving nation has not seen global team showcasing their skills in its grounds ever since a bus carrying the same Sri Lankan ...

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EPA puts Trump political aide in charge of grant funding decisions

The Post reported that according to career and political employees at the agency, Konkus told staff he is watching out for "the double C-word"...

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Bihar: Journalist shot by two men on motorcycle

Last year, Rajdeo Ranjan, Hindi daily Hindustan's Siwan bureau chief, was shot dead in the Bihar town in May. This incident comes two days aft...

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European Union policy towards Turkey based on double standards: Erdogan

Earlier, Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the EU should state openly if it wants to stop the talks with the country on its access...

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Former President's Secretary found guilty

Former Secretary to the President, Lalith Weeratunga and former Director General of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission, Anusha Palpita...

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1 dead, 5 injured in Srinagar grenade blast

The injured were shifted to hospital for treatment where one succumbed to his injuries, police said. The reproduction of the story/photograph ...

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Searching for survivors in Harvey-swamped homes

Local rivers swelled to a major flood stage, county spokeswoman Sharon Trower said. Turner, the Houston mayor, said providing housing is "cr...

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Ask EPS to prove majority in House: TTV Dhinakaran presses TN Governor

AIADMK Deputy General Secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran, who met Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao along with his loyalists, said the Governor to...

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Killed, More Feared Trapped As Bus Stand Collapses In Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore

Images from the incident showed a part of the collapsed roof had also fell on a bus. DMK leader MK Stalin offered his condolences to the famil...

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Even Ivanka Trump Isn't Spared From Her Father's Inappropriate Comments About Women

Ivanka Marie Trump is an American businesswoman and former fashion model. The art of the pop-in dates all the way back to Ivanka Trump's pr...

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After CA rejections, Duterte admin still 'open' to Left - Malacañang

He said that the Davao regional councils' allegations were "baseless, unfounded and malicious". "If it is true that I have direct involvement ...

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North Korea vows more 'gift packages' for the U.S. in nuclear row

She pushed for the "strongest possible measures" against Pyongyang following its sixth and most powerful nuclear test. Citing a DPRK article...

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Malaysia Maintains Key Interest Rate

All 11 economists polled by Reuters had predicted no change in policy on Thursday. Domestic demand will remain the key driver of growth, suppo...

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Mnuchin: Sanctions on countries trading with NK ready for Trump to sign

The stark comments, reported by the Washington Post , reflect how South Koreans are struggling to deal with Trump's approach, compared to the r...

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Extra 500,00 Fake Garda Breath Test Uncovered

Despite the large differences between verified and falsified breath tests carried out, the Division's overall rate falls some way below the nati...

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Putin rails at 'boorish' U.S. over closure of diplomatic mission

According to the Russian president, he could reduce USA diplomatic staff in Russia by 155 more positions, in addition to the 755 already elimi...

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Putin Suggests Tillerson Fell Into 'Bad Company' in Washington

Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Eastern economic forum said that the Russian authorities are planning to make the far East an important s...

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Leaked UK documents shows thinking on cuts to European Union immigration

The plans will also tighten the policies on family members moving to the United Kingdom and it could limit them to just dependent relatives and ...

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Shailene Woodley felt like 'caged animal' in jail

Before her arrest , the 25-year-old actress recalled seeing two US military tanks approach the protesters, an experience she likened to " Diver...

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Ibibo's founder Ashish Kashyap quits MakeMyTrip as President

Kashyap was founder and CEO of ibibo Group, who joined MakeMyTrip's executive team as President of the organization at the time of the MakeMyTr...

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ECP adjourns hearing of disqualification reference against Gulalai till Sep 19

Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq has sent a reference for the disqualification of Ayesha Gulalai to the Election Commission. It also menti...

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Queen Elizabeth II's grandson starts first day of school — Prince George

The Duchess of Cambridge, the former Kate Middleton , is suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum , which involves nausea and vomiting more sever...

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NAB to file four references against Sharif family, Dar

The meeting reviewed the four references against former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz, Cap (retd) Safdar and Ishaq Dar. The refere...

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Moon seeks Putin's help, warns of 'uncontrollable' North Korea

Haley said the USA would circulate new draft sanctions and wants the Security Council to vote on them September 11. While it's not clear h...

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China says made representations to North Korea over nuclear test

In fact, China , India and Pakistan are North Korea's top three export destinations, MIT figures state, while the Chinese, Indians, Russians ...

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First 'Thelma' Trailer Teases Norway's Paranormal Oscar Contender

This is Trier's second time representing Norway in the Oscar Race. Soon Thelma realizes she must head back to her rural home and discover the ...

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Some big insurers are illegally discriminating, claims study

He tested rates in Detroit and Brighton. Gender and marital status were the only variables. Doug Heller conducted the investigation and says...

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Man shoots wife, off-duty officer in Casa Grande, found dead in Mesa

CGPD said an off-duty police officer and female civilian employee were shot around 10 a.m. The Loop 202 westbound at Dobson Road was closed ar...

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