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South Africa flood survivors count cost of devastation as death toll exceeds 300

DURBAN: Residents of South Africas coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal were picking up the pieces on......

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Israel successfully tests new laser missile defense system

JERUSALEM: Israels new laser missile defense system has successfully intercepted mortars, rockets ......

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Ukrainian parliament calls Russian armys actions genocide

KYIV: Ukraines parliament on Thursday backed a resolution recognising the actions of the Russian m......

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French embassy to return to Kyiv from Lviv in Ukraines west

PARIS: France said Thursday its embassy in Ukraine would return to the capital Kyiv from the weste......

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Britain approves Modernas Covid shot for children aged six and older

Britains medicines regulator said on Thursday it had approved the use of Moderna Incs COVID-19 vac......

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Pakistans new govt may have to roll back fuel, power subsidies

ISLAMABAD: Pakistans new government led by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif is in internal discussion......

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‘Will always put Pakistan as a priority in our neighbourhood diplomacy: China to PM Sharif

BEIJING: China on Thursday told Pakistans new Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif that it will always pu......

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Time has come to hold past government accountable, says Maryam Nawaz

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Vice-President Maryam Nawaz has said that the time......

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Pakistan army denies ‘foreign conspiracy’ behind Imrans ouster

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s military on Thursday plainly denied that there had been discussion at a Nati......

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100,000 green cards to remain unutilised in 2022

NEW DELHI: US tech giants are worried. The USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Servic......

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Biden says US deciding on sending envoy to Ukraine

President Joe Biden said on Thursday that top US officials are deciding soon whether to send a sen......

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Pressure on US to give Ukraine more intelligence on Russia

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden has called Russias war on Ukraine a genocide and accused Vladimir ......

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Russia should diversify energy exports towards Asia: Putin

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called for diversification of energy exports ......

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Brooklyn subway attack suspect ordered held without bail

NEW YORK: The man charged in this weeks Brooklyn subway attack has been ordered held without bail,......

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Abortion ban after 15 weeks signed into law in Florida

TALLAHASSEE: Florida gov. Ron DeSantis signed a 15-week abortion ban into law Thursday as the stat......

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Russias damaged Black Sea flagship sinks in latest setback

KYIV: The flagship of Russias Black Sea fleet, a guided-missile cruiser that became a potent targe......

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CIA warns desperate Putin poses nuclear threat

WASHINGTON: Russias setbacks in its invasion of Ukraine could lead President Vladimir Putin to res......

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Russia opens criminal cases into alleged torture of its soldiers by Ukraine

Russias Investigative Committee said on Thursday it was opening criminal cases into Ukrainian serv......

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Poorer nations shun AstraZeneca Covid vaccine

BRUSSELS: Poorer nations have refused tens of millions of AstraZeneca Covid -19 vaccines from the ......

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Pfizer, BioNTech say booster dose increases protection against Omicron in kids aged 5-11

A third dose of Pfizer Inc and BioNTechs Covid vaccine produced significant protection against the......

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Worldwide Covid cases surpass 500 million as Omicron variant BA.2 surges

Global Covid-19 cases surpassed 500 million on Thursday, according to a Reuters tally, as the high......

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Two Palestinians killed in Israeli raid on West Bank: Ministry

RAMALLAH, Palestinian Territories: Two Palestinians were killed early Thursday as Israeli forces r......

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Locked-Down Shanghai residents barter for what money can’t buy

SHANGHAI: For many of Shanghai’s 25 million residents, the city’s strict Covid lockdown has made p......

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Camp beds and bread for Shanghais quarantined Covid cases

SHANGHAI: Separated by less than an arms length, people at a quarantine facility in the Chinese ci......

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Ukraine says restarting civilian evacuations

KYIV: Ukraine said Thursday it was reopening humanitarian corridors allowing for the evacuation of......

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Russia-Ukraine war: 4 civilians killed and 10 wounded in shelling, says Kharkiv governor

The governor of Ukraines Kharkiv region, Oleh Synyegubov, said four civilians had been killed and ......

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Pope Francis marks Holy Thursday ahead of prison feet-washing ritual

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis has celebrated Mass in St. Peters Basilica to mark Holy Thursday, hours......

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War in Ukraine raising risks for Mideast, World Bank warns

DUBAI: The war in Ukraine has multiplied risks for the Middle East and North Africas poorer countr......

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Russia warns of Baltic nuclear deployment if Nato admits Sweden and Finland

LONDON: One of Russian President Vladimir Putins closest allies warned Nato on Thursday that if Sw......

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UK medicines regulator approves Valneva Covid-19 vaccine for adult use

LONDON: The UKs medicines regulator on Thursday approved Valneva as a new vaccine to protect again......

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UK plan to fly asylum-seekers to Rwanda draws outrage

LONDON: Britains Conservative government has struck a deal with Rwanda to send some asylum-seekers......

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Protesters reject Sri Lanka PMs offer for talks, want govt to quit

COLOMBO: Sri Lankas prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Wednesday reached out to young protestors ......

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China hesitates in bailing out Sri Lanka, Pakistan as debt soars

Over the past few years, the US has accused China of using “debt diplomacy” to make developing nat......

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Sri Lanka seeking up to $4 billion as IMF talks set to start

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka needs between $3 billion to $4 billion this year to pull itself out of an unpre......

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Imran Khans ex-wife in latest jibe says, he can try for Kapil Sharma show

NEW DELHI: Imran Khans ex-wife Reham Khan in a latest jibe at the ousted Pakistan prime minister h......

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Pakistan Army says it has nothing to do with politics, will remain apolitical in future as well

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Army said on Thursday that it has nothing to do with politics and it will rema......

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Biden administration unveils steps to boost racial equity in govt

Washington: The Justice Department is improving language access to its programmes to help people w......

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Indians bagged 3.01 lakh H-1B visas during fiscal 2021 – 74% of the total

MUMBAI: A recent report released by the US Department of Homeland Security shows that India-born i......

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New PM Sharif orders Pakistan speed to fix stagnant economy

ISLAMABAD: Pakistans new Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said Thursday the countrys economy had stag......

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Iran is opening new centrifuge-parts workshop at Natanz: IAEA report

VIENNA: Iran is starting to operate a new workshop at Natanz that will make parts for uranium-enri......

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India-born bagged 3.01L H-1B visas during fiscal 2021 – 74% of total

MUMBAI: A recent report released by the US Department of Homeland Security shows that India-born i......

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Englands Covid-19 prevalence dips slightly from record high

Englands Covid-19 prevalence fell to 1 in 14 people in the week ending April 9, Britains Office fo......

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Anti-virus shutdowns in China spread as infections rise

BEIJING: Anti-virus controls that have shut down some of Chinas biggest cities and fuelled public ......

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China rejects pressure or coercion over Russia relations

BEJING: China on Thursday said it would reject “any pressure or coercion” over its relationship wi......

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PML-N leader says Nawaz Sharif may return to Pakistan before elections

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Talal Chaudhry on Wednesday said that forme......

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Brazilian armys Viagra order draws quips, scrutiny

RIO DE JANEIRO: The Brazilian military came in for stiff scrutiny Monday after a lawmaker revealed......

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17 dead in overloaded truck crash in Indonesias West Papua

JAKARTA: An overloaded truck carrying 29 people hit a cliff and flipped over near an illegal gold ......

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WHO: Covid cases and deaths fall for 3rd consecutive week

GENEVA: The number of new coronavirus cases and deaths reported to the World Health Organization f......

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Japans defence minister looking into further aid for Ukraine

TOKYO: Japanese Defence Minister Nobuo Kishi said on Wednesday he would continue to look into furt......

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Four French, one Belgian among ten dead in Egypt bus crash

CAIRO: Four French and one Belgian tourist were among 10 people killed in a bus crash in southern ......

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Taiwan says its at only early stage of Covid outbreak, cases will rise

TAIPEI: Taiwan is in only the early stages of a Covid-19 outbreak and domestic cases will keep ris......

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Shanghai releases more people from virus observation amid lockdown

BEIJING: Shanghai released 6,000 more people from the central facilities where they were under med......

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No relaxation of Covid measures for China, says President Xi

BEIJING: China must not relax Covid control and prevention measures, President Xi Jinping said dur......

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Biden, Zelenskyy discuss US support for Ukraine: White House

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden called his Ukrainian counterpart Volodomyr Zelenskyy Wednesday to ......

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Boris Johnson & Sunak face calls to quit over lockdown fines

LONDOM: United Kingdom PM Boris Johnson and his finance minister Rishi Sunak will be fined for bre......

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Rishi Sunak offers unreserved apology, pays partygate fine

LONDON: UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak has offered an “unreserved apology” and paid the fine imposed on......

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Foreign debt payments default will put pressure on banking sector: Sri Lankas ex-PM Wickremesinghe

COLOMBO: Reacting to the Sri Lanka governments temporary suspension of payment of all foreign debt......

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India open to additional $2 billion aid for Sri Lanka with eye on China: Sources

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: India is willing to commit up to another $2 billion in financial assistance to S......

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Bankrupt Sri Lanka begs diaspora to send cash

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka urged its citizens overseas to send home money to help pay for desperately need......

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Sri Lanka opposition leader Sajith signs impeachment and no-confidence motion

COLOMBO: The leader of the Opposition, Sajith Premadasa, on Wednesday signed the impeachment motio......

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8 social media activists of Imran Khans party held for campaign against Pak Army chief

LAHORE: Eight social media activists of Imran Khans Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) have been arres......

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Majority of Pakistanis supported Imran Khan’s ouster, poll shows

A majority of Pakistanis are happy that former Prime Minister Imran Khan was ousted in a no-confid......

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New Pakistan govt directs interior ministry to renew Nawaz Sharif, Ishaq Dars passports: Report

ISLAMABAD: Pakistans new government has directed the interior ministry to renew the passports of d......

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Imran Khan forcing PTI lawmakers to resign from Pakistans National Assembly: PML-N leader

ISLAMABAD: Ousted prime minister Imran Khan was forcing Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) lawmakers t......

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Person of Interest in Brooklyn subway shooting now identified as suspect

NEW YORK: A 62-year old Black male, initially identified as a ‘Person of Interest by the New York ......

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Suspect named in New York subway shooting as police manhunt enters second day

NEW YORK: Police searching for the gunman who set off smoke bombs and shot 10 passengers in a New ......

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62-year-old suspect arrested in New York subway attack, charged with terror offence

NEW YORK: The man accused of shooting 10 people on a Brooklyn subway train was arrested Wednesday ......

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Russia says Ukraine dragging out peace talks

Russias foreign ministry on Wednesday accused Kyiv of dragging out peace talks with Moscow as it p......

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Biden upgrades charges against Putin from war crimes to genocide

WASHINGTON: United States President Joe Biden on Wednesday ratcheted up his attack on Russias Pres......

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Ukraines Zelenskyy and Biden discuss defensive aid and sanctions

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy and US President Joe Biden discussed additional defensive ......

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WHO committee unanimous not the time to lower guard on Covid

GENEVA: The World Health Organizations emergency committee unanimously agreed that now is not the ......

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Biden approves $800 million in new military assistance to Ukraine

WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden on Wednesday approved $800 million in new military assistance to U......

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US congratulates Sharif on becoming Pakistani prime minister, reaffirms value of their relationship

WASHINGTON: The United States on Wednesday congratulated Shehbaz Sharif on becoming Pakistans new ......

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Covid: Two new Omicron sublineages discovered by South African scientists

South African scientists have discovered two new sublineages of the omicron coronavirus variant, s......

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Heart inflammation following Covid vaccination rare: Lancet study

SINGAPORE: The overall risk of myopericarditis -- a condition that causes inflammation of the hear......

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Death toll from Philippines storm rises to 42: official tallies

BUNGA: The death toll from the strongest storm to hit the Philippines this year rose to 42 on Tues......

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US orders non-essential staff to leave Shanghai as virus surges

SHANGHAI: The United States announced Tuesday it had ordered all non-essential employees at its Sh......

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Shanghai patients crowdsource medical help during Covid lockdown

BEIJING: Shanghai residents have turned online for grassroots help on medical treatment as the cit......

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Shanghai eases 2-week shutdown, letting some residents out

BEIJING: Some residents of Shanghai were allowed out of their homes as the city of 25 million ease......

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IMF staff agrees to boost funding for Moldova by $267 million to cover war-related cost surge

WASHINGTON: The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday said it had reached a staff-level agreement......

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Russia in final stage of regrouping its forces, says Ukrainian governor

Russia is shelling Ukraines eastern region of Donetsk round the clock and Moscow is now in the fin......

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UK police issue more fines over government lockdown parties

LONDON: British police said Tuesday they are fining at least 30 more people for breaching coronavi......

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Johnson to be fined over lockdown parties: UK government

LONDON: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnsons office says he will be issued a fine for breaching Covid-......

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Iran summons Afghan envoy over attack on diplomatic missions

TEHRAN: Iran on Tuesday summoned Afghanistans envoy in Tehran over attacks the previous day on Ira......

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China says doing utmost to help debt-ridden Sri Lanka but silent on specifics

BEIJING: China on Tuesday reiterated that it is doing its utmost to provide assistance to debt-rid......

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Drugs running out, surgeries cancelled as Sri Lankas health system buckles

COLOMBO: Rosanne White was first diagnosed with cancer eight years ago and lost a kidney. After th......

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Sri Lanka defaults on entire external debt of $51bn

COLOMBO: Ahead of an International Monetary Fund bailout, Sri Lanka defaulted on its foreign debt ......

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Pakistans policy continuity in doubt, says Moodys

ISLAMABAD: Moodys Investors Service has highlighted cash-strapped Pakistans “significant uncertain......

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Neither army nor foreign country can safeguard democracy in Pakistan: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Imran Khan on Tuesday called for early general elections in Pakistan and emphasised tha......

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New Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif likely to visit Saudi Arabia, China: Report

ISLAMABAD: Shehbaz Sharif is expected to travel to Saudi Arabia and China in his first foreign tri......

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Big question mark hangs over Nawaz Sharifs return to Pakistan after medical treatment

LAHORE: The jury is still out on whether deposed Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif will return ......

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NYC Shooting: Indian Consulate General says monitoring situation

NEW YORK: The Consulate General of India in New York is monitoring the horrific shooting incident ......

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US cannot confirm use of chemical agents in Ukraines Mariupol: Official

WASHINGTON: The United States cannot confirm the use of chemical agents in Ukraines port city of M......

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New Pak PM Shehbaz Sharif likely to visit Saudi Arabia, China: Report

ISLAMABAD: Shehbaz Sharif is expected to travel to Saudi Arabia and China in his first foreign tri......

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Putin vows to press invasion until Russias goals are met

KYIV: Vladimir Putin vowed Tuesday that Russias bloody offensive in Ukraine would continue until i......

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UKs Johnson says he accepts fine for lockdown breach

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday that he accepted a fine by police for......

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Biden: Russia war a genocide, trying to wipe out Ukraine

DES MOINES: President Joe Biden on Tuesday said Russias war in Ukraine amounted to ``genocide, acc......

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PM Modi congratulates new Pak PM, says India wants peace in terror-free region

PM Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated newly-elected Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif. He said, India d......

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Hope Russia-Ukraine talks will pave way for peace: Modi at India-US summit

PM Narendra Modi during India-US virtual summit with US President Joe Biden expressed hope that ong......

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25 dead in landslides and flooding caused by storm in Philippines

Landslides and floods caused by tropical storm Megi have left at least 25 people dead in the Philip......

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Poland blames Russia for 2010 crash that killed then-Polish Prez

A Polish government commission has blamed unlawful interference by Russia for the 2010 plane crash ......

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German minister resigns over controversial vacation after floods

German Family Minister Anne Spiegel resigned from her post on Monday following controversy over her......

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Russia asks Google to remove dead Russians translation option

Russian communications regulator Roskomnadzor has asked Google to remove threats against Russian us......

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Russia claims it hit Ukrainian S-300 air defence systems

Russia on Monday claimed that it has hit four S-300 air defence systems in Ukraine, amid claims by ......

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Elephant kills Colombian researcher in Ugandan national park

A Colombian researcher, Sebastian Ramirez Amaya, was trampled to death by an elephant on Sunday in ......

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Australian Minister flies to Solomon Islands for talks on China pact

Australias Minister for the Pacific, Zed Seselja, will arrive in Solomon Islands on Tuesday to disc......

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20 dead after overnight rainfall in South African province

At least 20 people have died in South Africas coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal due to floods trigg......

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British MP found guilty of sexually assaulting 15-year-old boy

British MP Imran Ahmad Khan on Monday was found guilty of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old boy aft......

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Man who threatened to kill Spain PM Sanchez jailed for 7.5 years

Spains High Court on Tuesday sentenced a 65-year-old man to seven-and-a-half years in prison for th......

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New Pakistan PM responds to PM Modi on Twitter, says, Lets secure peace

Pakistani PM Shehbaz Sharif replied to PM Narendra Modi after he congratulated him on his appointme......

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1 killed, 7 injured in blast in Lebanon

At least one person was killed and seven sustained injuries after an explosion took place at a scou......

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Politician indicted on charge of insulting Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn

Thai politician Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit was indicted on Monday on charges of insulting King M......

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WHO investigating 2 new sub-variants of Omicron

The WHO has said it is tracking a few dozen cases of two new sub-variants of Omicron strain of the ......

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He said Take your clothes off or Ill shoot: Ukrainian woman raped by Russian soldier

A 50-year-old Ukrainian woman was at home when a Russian soldier barged in and dragged her to a hou......

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Superb: Shiv Sena MP on Jaishankars remarks on Indias Russian oil imports

Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi on Tuesday praised Foreign Minister S Jaishankars remarks in the U......

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Renowned Indian-American surgeon demoted over ghost surgeries in US

Renowned Indian American surgeon Dr Anil Nanda has been removed as the head of the Department of Ne......

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India ready to supply food stock to world if WTO allows: PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that during a virtual meeting with US President Joe Biden on Monda......

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List of 10 busiest airports in the world released

Airports Council International World has released the list of 10 busiest airports for 2021, stating......

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Mass shooting & possible explosion in NYC subway station, many injured: Reports

Multiple people have been injured in a mass shooting and a possible explosion at a train station in......

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Singer Neha Bhasins brother gets married to his girlfriend who escaped from Ukraine

Singer Neha Bhasins brother Anubhav Bhasin shared photos of his wedding with his girlfriend who esc......

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Head of Russian artillery intelligence killed in Ukraine: Reports

The head of Russias artillery intelligence has reportedly been killed in Ukraine. Lieutenant Colone......

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World Bank is preparing $1.5 bn aid package for Ukraine: Official

The World Bank is preparing a nearly $1.5 billion aid package for Ukraine to support the continuati......

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Russian soldiers kept Ukrainian women in basement for 25 days; 9 now said to be pregnant

Ukraines official ombudsman for human rights, Lyudmyla Denisova, has said that Russian soldiers had......

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Russias economy set for biggest contraction since 1994: Report

Russias economy is on track to contract by over 10% in 2022, said Alexei Kudrin, who served as Russ......

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Gangrape survivor in PoK seeks PM Modis help, says, allow us to come to India

A gangrape survivor in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir has sought PM Narendra Modis help in a video messa......

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Malaysian sultan buys painting showing apes, frogs in parliament; pic surfaces

Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah Alhaj, the Sultan of Malaysias richest state Selangor, purchased a pa......

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No active explosive devices at Brooklyn train station: Police on mass shooting

After at least 13 people were reportedly injured in a mass shooting at a train station in New Yorks......

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People seen lying on ground and bleeding after being shot at Brooklyn station

After mass shooting at a train station in US Brooklyn on Tuesday, pictures showing people lying on ......

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Video of Brooklyn mass shooting surfaces, smoke seen inside train

A video from the site of the mass shooting in New Yorks Brooklyn has shown smoke pouring out of a t......

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403 bodies found in Ukraines Bucha after Russian retreat: Mayor

The Mayor of Bucha in Ukraine, Anatoliy Fedoruk, on Tuesday said that 403 bodies of people have bee......

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Poland takes over Russian compound in Warsaw to give to Ukrainians

A fenced compound in Polands Warsaw, which was unlawfully occupied by Russians, will be made availa......

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US cannot confirm use of chemical weapons in Ukraine: Official

After Ukraine claimed it is investigating unverified information that Russia may have used chemical......

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Ukraine stopped Russian hackers from damaging electricity grid: Govt

The Ukrainian government on Tuesday said that it had prevented Russian military hackers from damagi......

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Nearly 5 million Ukrainian children have fled their homes: UNICEF

UNICEF warned that about 4.8 million Ukrainian children have been forced to flee their homes since ......

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All options on the table: UK warns if Russia uses chemical weapons

British Armed Forces Minister James Heappey on Tuesday warned all possible options are on the table......

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UK PM Boris Johnson, Finance Minister Rishi Sunak to be fined over lockdown parties

British PM Boris Johnson and Finance Minister Rishi Sunak are to receive fines for breaching strict......

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Russia warns Sweden, Finland against NATO membership

Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov on Monday warned Sweden and Finland against joining NATO amid re......

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Prez Biden briefed on New York City subway shooting: White House

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday said that US President Joe Biden has been briefed ......

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Saudi govt-owned channel mocks US President & VP Harris in comedy sketch

A major Saudi government-owned broadcaster has aired a sketch mocking US President Joe Biden and Vi......

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Canadas Ontario in 6th COVID wave, hospitalisations to rise: official

Canadas Ontario has entered its sixth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic driven by the BA.2 sub-variant ......

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Former Japanese princess working as unpaid volunteer at US museum: Reports

Japans former Princess Mako is now an unpaid volunteer at New Yorks Metropolitan Museum of Art afte......

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India not violating sanctions by importing Russian oil: US after Modi-Biden meet

After PM Narendra Modis meeting with US President Joe Biden, the US said Indias oil imports from Ru......

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India is a shithole: US professor on Indian immigrants criticising racism in US

A law professor from US University of Pennsylvania attacked Indian immigrants for criticising racis......

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War survival handbook released by Taiwan amid China threat

Taiwans military has released a handbook on civil defence for the first time, giving citizens survi......

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Sri Lanka defaults on entire $51 billion external debt amid worst economic crisis

Amid its worst economic crisis since the 1940s, Sri Lanka on Tuesday declared that it is defaulting......

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International beggar: Pak politicians video on newly elected PM goes viral

A video of former Pakistan PM Imran Khans party member has surfaced online where he could be seen c......

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UK probing claims of Russian chemical attack in Ukraine

Britain is urgently trying to verify reports that Russia has used chemical weapons in Ukraines Mari......

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India will make its own decisions: US after PM Modi-Biden meet on war in Ukraine

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Joe Bidens virtual meeting on Russias war in Uk......

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US orders non-essential staff to leave Shanghai over COVID-19

Amid stringent curbs owing to COVID-19 surge in Chinas Shanghai, the United States has ordered its ......

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Talks with Putin left no optimistic impression: Austrian Chancellor

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer on Monday became the first European leader to visit Moscow and me......

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Russian Army using rape as weapon of war: Ukraine rights group to UN

A Ukrainian human rights group has accused Russian troops of using violence and rape...as a weapon ......

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Chile unveils plan to ration water as drought enters 13th year

Chiles capital Santiago has announced an unprecedented plan to ration water as the country enters i......

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5 policemen killed in terrorist attack in Pakistan

As many as five policemen were killed after terrorists reportedly carried out a rocket attack in th......

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We dont support one political party over another: US as Pak gets new PM

Reacting to Shehbaz Sharif being sworn in as Pakistans new PM, the White House said democracy in Pa......

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Colombian police rescue over 1,000 animals in anti-smuggling operation

Colombias national police have rescued over 1,000 animals, including ocelots, snakes and birds, val......

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Italy seizes Russian racer Mazepins properties worth $114 million

Italy has reportedly seized properties worth over $114 million owned by former Russian Formula One ......

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Russia could use chemical weapons: Ukraine President Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Monday said that Russia could use chemical weapons in Uk......

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Indias monthly Russian oil purchase less than what Europe buys in 1 afternoon: EAM

Amid criticism of Indias purchase of oil from Russia, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said I......

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We are monitoring rise in human rights abuses in India: US

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said, We are monitoring some recent concerning development......

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70-yr-old newly elected Pak PM married 5 times, currently has 2 wives

The newly-elected 70-year-old Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif has married five times and presently has t......

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18-year-old from US accepted into 27 colleges, offered scholarships worth Rs.30 cr

An 18-year-old student from US Florida has been accepted into 27 top colleges in the country, inclu......

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Italy signs gas deal with Algeria to reduce reliance on Russia

Italys PM Mario Draghi has announced a major gas deal with Algeria, which promises to reduce the co......

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19,600 Russian soldiers killed, 732 enemy tanks destroyed: Ukraine

Ukraines Foreign Ministry on Tuesday claimed that about 19,600 Russian soldiers have been killed si......

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Japan freezes assets of 398 Russians, including Putins daughters

Japan has announced new sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine invasion, which includes freezing the ......

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Russia will achieve noble aims of Ukraine military campaign: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that Moscows military operation in Ukraine would u......

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Jailed Egyptian pro-democracy activist receives UK citizenship

Jailed activist Alaa Abdel-Fattah, who gained prominence during Egypts 2011 uprising, has received ......

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Imran Khan calls for immediate polls after being removed as Pak PM

Pakistans ex-PM Imran Khan has called for immediate federal elections in the country after he was r......

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Iran asks Taliban to ensure safety of its diplomats in Afghanistan

Iran has asked the Taliban to ensure the safety of its diplomats and embassies in Afghanistan. This......

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Indonesia parliament passes landmark Bill against sexual violence

Indonesias parliament has passed a landmark Bill aimed at tackling sexual violence cases. According......

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Hospitals face shortage of medicines, cancel surgeries in Sri Lanka

Hospitals in Sri Lanka are facing a shortage of medicines amid a severe economic crisis in the coun......

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Will create 1.3 million jobs in 5 yrs: Australian PM ahead of polls

Australian PM Scott Morrison has pledged to create 1.3 million new jobs over five years in his late......

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PML(N) leaders say Nawaz Sharif not returning to Pak soon: Report

Senior PML(N) leaders have ruled out possibility of Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharifs brother and ex-PM N......

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France sends forensic experts to probe Russian war crimes in Ukraine

French police officers and forensic experts arrived in Ukraine on Monday to help investigate allege......

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When India sees tight Russia-China links, thatll obviously impact its thinking: US

After the US was asked about Indias stand on Russias war in Ukraine, it said, When India sees the t......

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New Pak PM reduces weekly offs, changes office timing from 10 am to 8 am on 1st day

Pakistans new PM Shehbaz Sharif, on the first day in office, reduced two weekly offs to one in gove......

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Peace talks with Ukraine are at a dead end: Russian President Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that peace talks with Ukraine are at a dead end. T......

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Multiple casualties after shelling in Ukraines Kharkiv, Mayor says

KHARKIV: Ukraines eastern city of Kharkiv came under heavy shelling on Monday, causing multiple ca......

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Jury holds British MP of Pakistani descent guilty of sexually assaulting minor boy

LONDON: A British MP of Pakistani descent has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a 15-year-o......

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Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapaksa says govt working round-the-clock to overcome economic crisis

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday assured the people suffering from t......

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Sri Lanka PM says will end economic crisis like we ended LTTE

COLOMBO: As protests raged unchecked in Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who heads the......

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Shehbaz Sharif: A hardcore realist who makes no bones while performing onerous tasks

LAHORE/ISLAMABAD: Shehbaz Sharif, who became Pakistans new prime minister after the unceremonious ......

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Pakistan President Arif Alvi feels discomfort ahead of Shehbaz Sharifs oath

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan President Arif Alvi on Monday complained of discomfort, hours before he was sc......

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Shehbaz Sharif sworn-in as new Prime Minister of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif was sworn-in as the 23rd prime minister of Pakistan on......

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Shehbaz, in inaugural speech as Pakistan PM, rakes up Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Shehbaz Sharif was elected the 23rd Prime Mi......

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Its not in Indias interest to accelerate or increase oil import from Russia

WASHINGTON: United States President Joe Biden on Monday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that it ......

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99% of worlds population breathes poor quality air: WHO

The WHO on Monday said 99% of the worlds population breathes air that is unhealthy and does not mee......

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Finland and Sweden welcome to join NATO: Secretary General

Finland and Sweden would be welcomed in NATO by member countries if the two Nordic nations decided ......

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Latvia & Estonia to close 4 Russian consulates amid Ukraine war

Latvia and Estonia have ordered the closure of four Russian consulates and expulsion of their respe......

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Deeply concerned over economic crisis in Sri Lanka: US

The US on Tuesday said that its deeply concerned over Sri Lankas economic crisis and urged authorit......

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Czech Republic sends tanks to Ukraine in latest military aid

The Czech Republic has sent tanks and infantry fighting vehicles to Ukraine, Reuters reported citin......

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US, UK & Australia plan to develop hypersonic missiles under AUKUS

A US official said that the US, the UK and Australia plan to work together via their security allia......

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EU bans Russian coal imports worth EUR4 bn per yr in 5th sanctions package amid war

The European Union on Tuesday said it would ban the import of coal from Russia thats worth EUR4 bil......

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UK adds 9 new symptoms of COVID-19 to its official list

Nine new symptoms of COVID-19 have emerged in the UK, two years after the pandemic started. These a......

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US dollar reaches over 300 against Sri Lankan rupee for the 1st time

Sri Lankas local banks said that the US dollar reached over 300 against the Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) ......

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China harvesting organs from living prisoners for transplants, research claims

China is suspected of removing organs from living prisoners, claims a research by Australian Nation......

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Truck spills hundreds of McVities biscuits on road in UK, pics go viral

Hundreds of McVities biscuit boxes were split on a road after they tumbled out of the truck carryin......

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US punishing disobedient Imran Khan over Moscow visit: Russia

Amid the ongoing political crisis in Pakistan, the Russian Foreign Ministry issued a statement, acc......

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Civilians crushed with tanks for Russians pleasure: Zelenskyy tells UN

Likening Russias actions in Ukraine to that of terrorist organisations such as the Islamic State, U......

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US isnt seeking a divorce from China: US trade chief

The US is seeking to realign its commercial ties with China in line with its policies focused on re......

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US author who wrote How to murder your husband essay accused of killing husband

A 71-year-old US-based romance novelist is accused of fatally shooting her husband in June 2018 to ......

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I have seen bodies frozen due to being burned: Ram Charan on Russia-Ukraine war

Actor Ram Charan said he has seen bodies frozen due to being burned in videos sent by Rusty, who wa......

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Pic from space shows dead bodies lying on a street in Ukraine

A satellite picture showed dead bodies lying on Yablonska Street in Ukraines Bucha after Russian in......

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Fuel shortage at Russias embassy in Ireland in backlash over invasion

The Russian embassy in Ireland has complained of a shortage of fuel after its provider refused to d......

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Sri Lankan lawmakers call for formation of interim govt amid crisis

A group of governing party lawmakers in Sri Lanka on Tuesday called for the formation of an interim......

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Omicron sub-variant BA.2 makes up 72% of COVID cases in US: CDC

Omicron BA.2 sub-variant now makes up 72.2% of the COVID cases in the US, up from nearly 57.3% in t......

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Poland to buy 250 Abrams tanks from US amid conflict in Ukraine

Poland has signed a deal with the US to buy 250 Abrams tanks as it seeks to bolster its defence ami......

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US seeks to suspend Russia from UN Human Rights Council

US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield said the US will seek to suspend Russia from the UN......

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5 killed, over 10 injured as truck collides with train in Hungary

Authorities on Tuesday said five people were killed and over 10 injured after a truck collided with......

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Will impose sanctions on 9 Russian, 9 Belarusian individuals: Canada

Canada on Monday said it will impose sanctions on nine Russian and nine Belarusian individuals that......

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Kuwaits govt resigns ahead of no-trust vote amid political crisis

The Kuwaiti government on Tuesday resigned ahead of a no-confidence vote in the Parliament against ......

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European Commission Prez to visit Kyiv this week to meet Zelenskyy

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will travel to Kyiv this week for a meeting with......

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Russian forces regrouping & preparing offensive in southeast: Ukraine

Russian forces are regrouping and preparing for an offensive in Ukraines southeast, the Ukrainian m......

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South Africa ends COVID-19 state of disaster, lifts restrictions

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday said the country will end its national state of d......

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Russia to resume flights with 52 friendly nations from April 9: PM

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday said Russia will lift COVID-19 restrictions and resume f......

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Denmark expels 15 Russian diplomats over security concerns

Denmark on Tuesday expelled 15 Russian intelligence officers it said were serving as diplomats. We ......

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Moldova needs international support to cope with Ukraine crisis: PM

Moldova PM Natalia Gavrilita said on Tuesday that the country requires international support to cop......

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Use influence to mediate Russia-Ukraine truce: Tharoor to govt

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that the Indian government should use its influence to m......

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S Korea to provide more jobs to Sri Lankans amid economic crisis

South Korea has said it will focus on providing more jobs to Sri Lankans amid the latters economic ......

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Great white shark kills 2 swimmers as body washes ashore in Durban

Two swimmers have been killed by a great white shark in a series of fatal attacks in Durban, South ......

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US approves sale of air defence system worth $95 million to Taiwan

The US Defence Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) on Tuesday said the US has approved the potential......

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Its becoming difficult for Putin to fund Ukrainian war: White House

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday said that its becoming difficult for Russian Presi......

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Driver dies after ramming car into Russian Embassy in Bucharest

Police on Wednesday said a car crashed into the gate of the Russian Embassy in Bucharest, Romania b......

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Russian action in Ukraines Bucha doesnt look far short of genocide: UK

UK PM Boris Johnson on Wednesday said the actions of Russian President Vladimir Putins forces in th......

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European Union proposes ban on Russian coal amid new sanctions

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday said the EU is set to impose furthe......

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Netherlands prevents 14 Russian yachts from leaving over sanctions

The Dutch government said it is preventing 14 Russian yachts, including 12 under construction, from......

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Ties with Pakistan are unbreakable: China amid Pak political crisis

Amid Pakistan political crisis, Chinese Foreign Ministry said that its ties with Pakistan are unbre......

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West derailing our peace talks with Ukraine, fuelling hysteria: Russia

Kremlin said on Wednesday that peace talks between Moscow and Kyiv werent progressing rapidly. Russ......

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Have urged Putin to declare ceasefire in Ukraine: Hungarian PM Orban

Hungarian PM Viktor Orban said on Wednesday that he had urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to d......

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China calls for probe into disturbing killings in Ukraines Bucha

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Wednesday said that reports and images about t......

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What is the no-fault divorce law that has come into force in England?

The no-fault divorce law, which came into force on Wednesday in England, allows unhappy spouses to ......

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India sent over 76,000 MT of fuel to Sri Lanka in last 24 hours

In the last 24 hours, India has sent nearly 76,000 MT of fuel to Sri Lanka, which is seeing a power......

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Proof that unseen hands were behind hijab issue: Minister as Al-Qaeda praises Muskan

Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra said the video statement released by Al-Qaeda chief Ayman A......

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Parliament saw healthy discussion on Ukraine, grateful to MPs: PM

PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Parliament witnessed a healthy discussion on the Ukraine sit......

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Pope Francis condemns massacre of Bucha, kisses Ukrainian flag

Pope Francis on Wednesday kissed a Ukrainian flag and condemned the massacre of Bucha where bodies ......

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Ukrainian journalists Im gonna quit war journalism, f**k it tweet goes viral

Former Ukrainian Ambassador to Austria Olexander Scherba retweeted a tweet by Ukrainian journalist ......

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US imposes sanctions on Russian President Putins daughters

The US has announced new sanctions on Russian financial institutions and individuals, including Rus......

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Hand grenade thrown at worshippers in Afghanistan mosque; 6 injured

At least six people were left injured in a blast that was reported at a mosque in Afghanistans capi......

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India trying to stabilise economic transactions with Russia: Govt

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday said India is trying to stabilise economic tran......

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Greece, Cyprus & Israel to expand their energy cooperation

Greece, Cyprus and Israel will continue to expand their energy cooperation through natural gas pipe......

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There will be starvation: Sri Lanka Parliament Speaker amid economic crisis

Amid the economic crisis in the country, Sri Lanka Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana said......

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If India has chosen a side, it has chosen the side of peace: Govt on Russia-Ukraine war

Speaking on the Russia-Ukraine war in the Parliament on Wednesday, Union External Affairs Minister ......

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Aus building hypersonic missiles to ensure stability in Indo-Pacific: PM

Australias involvement in building hypersonic missiles with AUKUS counterparts US and UK is an effo......

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Germany sees surge in distribution of images of child sex abuse

Although overall crime rate fell in Germany in 2021 compared to previous year, the country witnesse......

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Ex-Burkina Faso Prez sentenced to life in prison over predecessors murder

Ex-Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore was sentenced to life imprisonment for complicity in 1987......

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Potential for intl conflict between great powers is increasing: US

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley has said the potential for significant intern......

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Germany carries out nationwide crackdown on neo-Nazi groups

The German police reportedly carried out raids on neo-Nazi groups in 11 states across the country o......

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Myanmar orders foreign money held by banks to be converted to kyats

Myanmars central bank has ordered that all foreign currency held by banks should be changed to loca......

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Didnt take Russias space chiefs tweets seriously: NASA astronaut

NASA astronaut Vande Hei in response to Russian space agency chief Dmitry Rogozins previous comment......

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Russian astronauts were blindsided by yellow suits issue: NASAs Vande Hei

NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei has said the Russian cosmonauts who arrived at the space station last......

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Russian troops no different from terrorists: Ukraine Prez

The actions of Russian troops were no different from terrorists such as Daesh, said Ukrainian Presi......

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UK claims to have frozen $350 billion of Putins war chest

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Tuesday said that the UK has frozen $350 billion of Russian ......

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Canadian authorities recommend 4th COVID vaccine for the elderly

Canadas National Advisory Committee on Immunisation (NACI) has recommended a fourth COVID-19 vaccin......

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Ivanka Trump testifies before House panel on Jan 6 Capitol attack

Ivanka Trump, daughter of former US President Donald Trump, testified for about eight hours via vid......

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Pic of US airport kiosk asking Are you a terrorist? goes viral

A picture of a US airport kiosk asking Are you a terrorist? has gone viral on social media. Asaad S......

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China reports 20,472 daily COVID-19 cases, highest since start of pandemic

China reported 20,472 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest daily tally since the start of the......

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Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa revokes state of Emergency

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa late on Tuesday night revoked the state of Emergency with i......

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Pak PMs wifes friend flees amid corruption charges; her $90,000-bag pic goes viral

A friend of Pakistan PM Imran Khans wife Bushra Bibi has reportedly fled to Dubai amid allegations ......

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Website of Russian oil firm Gazprom Neft down; hack suspected

The website of Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russian gas giant Gazprom, went down on Wednesday after......

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Not in Indias best interest to continue investing in Russian equipment: US

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin has said that the US expects India to scale down its dependence o......

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Kiraye ke tattu: Journalist to Pakistani minister as they argue during press meet

A video of Pakistan Minister Fawad Chaudhry arguing with journalist Matiullah Jan during a press me......

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Man masturbates in front of woman on US flight; says I asked her before doing it

A man on a Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Phoenix is facing federal charges for masturba......

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Civilian killings in Ukraines Bucha disturbing, need independent probe: India at UNSC

At the UNSC meeting on Ukraine addressed by Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Indias TS Tirum......

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German Parliament to vote on COVID-19 vaccine mandate for elderly

The German Parliament known as Bundestag will vote on a series of proposals, including a COVID-19 v......

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Ukrainian PM thanks UN for humanitarian aid, asks for more support

After meeting UN aid chief Martin Griffiths on Thursday, Ukrainian PM Denys Shmyhal took to Twitter......

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Want to seek EU membership separately from North Macedonia: Albania

Albania will approach European Union (EU) to enquire if it can pursue its membership bid separately......

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Austria expels 4 Russian diplomats for breach of norms

Austria on Thursday announced expulsion of four Russian diplomats for engaging in activities incomp......

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2 US personnel injured in an apparent rocket attack in Syria: Officials

Two US personnel were injured after an apparent rocket struck the US Air Force base overnight in Sy......

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Britain to step up supply of military equipment to Ukraine: Truss

Britains Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said UK is stepping up its supply of military equipment to Ukr......

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India to face significant consequences: US on India aligning with Russia

White House Director of the National Economic Council, Brian Deese, has said the US has told India ......

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Weve destroyed fuel storage facilities in 4 Ukrainian cities: Russia

Russia said its missiles destroyed four fuel storage facilities in the Ukrainian cities of Mykolaiv......

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Sleep separately, dont kiss or hug: COVID-hit Shanghais officials warn residents

Amid a lockdown in Chinas Shanghai, residents have shared videos on social media showing health wor......

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Armenia & Azerbaijan agree to peace talks over Nagorno-Karabakh

Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed to peace talks over disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, foll......

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Belarus must be involved in negotiations over Ukraine crisis: Lukashenko

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said on Thursday that his country must be involved in negoti......

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Russias ruble surges to the level it was before Putin invaded Ukraine

Russias ruble has surged back to the levels where it was before President Vladimir Putin invaded Uk......

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Number of global COVID-19 cases, deaths fell last week: WHO

In its weekly report, the World Health Organization (WHO) said global COVID-19 cases and deaths fel......

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US will boycott G20 meeting if Russia is allowed to attend: Yellen

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said US will boycott a number of G20 meetings if Russian officials ......

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Pic of dresses draped on crosses near Canada site where kids were found buried wins award

An image of dresses draped on crosses near Kamloops in Canada, where remains of 215 children were f......

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India & US to hold 2+2 dialogue in Washington on April 11

The MEA on Thursday informed that India and US will hold 2+2 dialogue on April 11 in Washington. De......

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No comments: India on political crisis in Imran Khan-led Pakistan govt

On being asked about political turmoil in Pakistan arising after Imran Khans decision to dissolve c......

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India, Australia name officers exchange programme after CDS Rawat

Indian and Australian governments have announced an Australia-India Young Defence Officers Exchange......

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Makeup artist identifies dead body by her red & white manicure in Ukraine; pic surfaces

A makeup artist recognised the dead body of a woman she knew with the help of her manicure in Ukrai......

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Which nations supported Russia in resolution seeking its suspension from UNHRC?

As many as 24 nations voted against the draft resolution to suspend Russia from UN Human Rights Cou......

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan loses court case, faces no-trust vote on Saturday

Pakistan Supreme Court has termed National Assembly Deputy Speakers decision to dismiss the no-conf......

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UNGA suspends Russia from UNHRC; India abstains from voting

The UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday suspended Russia from the United Nations Human Rights Co......

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Why did India abstain from UNGA vote to suspend Russia from UNHRC?

India abstained from UNGA vote to suspend Russia from UNHRC following the killings in Ukraine. In i......

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Making contingency plans for possible chemical assaults in Ukraine: WHO

WHOs European head Hans Kluge on Thursday said that its preparing for possible chemical assaults in......

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Women in Ukraine cutting off hair to be less attractive to Russian troops to avoid rape

Ukrainian women are cutting off their hair in an attempt to stop Russian troops from raping them, a......

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India sends 270,000 MT of petrol, diesel to Sri Lanka amid its economic crisis

India has supplied over 270,000 MT of petrol and diesel to Sri Lanka so far under a credit line to ......

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UFOs had sexual encounters with humans, left woman pregnant: Secret US govt docs

UFOs had sexual encounters with humans and even left one woman pregnant, according to US Defence De......

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US man who lived in daughters dorm convicted of abusing her friends

A 62-year-old US man, Lawrence Ray, was convicted of exploiting his daughters college friends for y......

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Russia must not win the war against Ukraine: German Chancellor

Addressing the lawmakers in the federal Parliament, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday said......

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Who are Russian President Vladimir Putins daughters facing US sanctions?

The US, which imposed sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putins daughters, identified them as ......

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Turkey halts journalist Khashoggi trial, transfers it to S Arabia

A Turkish court has decided to halt the trial in absentia of 26 Saudi suspects over the killing of ......

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Sri Lankan Prez appoints expert team to deal with economic crisis

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a team of experts to deal with the ongoing ec......

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UAEs Abu Dhabi to ban single-use plastic bags from June

Authorities in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of United Arab Emirates (UAE), announced on Wednesday th......

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India our big brother, grateful to PM Modi: Sri Lankas Jayasuriya amid economic crisis

Former Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya praised India over its help to Sri Lanka amid economi......

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Will take strong measures if US House Speaker visits Taiwan: China

China has warned that it would take strong measures if US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan......

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Fox attacks US Congressman; Capitol Hill put on alert

The authorities sounded an alert after US Congressman Ami Bera was attacked by a fox while walking ......

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Heavy rains cause flash floods in Sydney, evacuation ordered

The Australian authorities asked thousands of people to evacuate their homes after torrential rain ......

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2,200 Indian Sikh pilgrims given visas to attend Baisakhi: Pakistan

Pakistan has issued visas to 2,200 Sikh pilgrims from India for attending Baisakhi celebrations fro......

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Russias key objective is to capture all of Ukraine: Minister

Amid the ongoing Ukraine-Russia war, Ukrainian Deputy Defence Minister Hanna Malyar has said that R......

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Reconsider travel to Sri Lanka: US to its citizens amid crisis

Amid the ongoing economic crisis in Sri Lanka, the US has advised its citizens against travelling t......

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Australia to impose further sanctions on 67 Russians over Ukraine

Australias Foreign Minister Marise Payne on Thursday said the country will impose financial sanctio......

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Russian women film themselves cutting Chanel bags as brand stops selling to them

Several wealthy Russian women and influencers have been filming themselves cutting their Chanel bag......

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Ukraine can absolutely win war, Putin has achieved zero objectives: US

The US has said that Ukraine can absolutely win the war against Russia. And if you look at what th......

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Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba appeals to NATO to send more arms

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has urged NATO to provide more weapons to the country amid......

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May face impairment losses of up to $5 bn due to Russia exit: Shell

Oil and natural gas giant Shell is writing off $4 billion to $5 billion in assets after it pulled i......

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We will respond: Russia after US imposes sanctions on Putins daughters

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Thursday said that Russia will definitely respond to new US sanc......

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US sanctions on banks blow to ordinary citizens: Russia

US sanctions against Sberbank and Alfabank banks are a direct blow to the Russian population [and] ......

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COVID-19 increases risk of blood clots for up to 6 months: Study

COVID-19 can increase the risk of serious blood clots for up to six months after infection, a new S......

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UN to vote on Russias suspension from Human Rights Council

The UN General Assembly on Thursday will vote to suspend Russia from the UN Human Rights Council. T......

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Russia facing most difficult situation in 3 decades amid sanctions: PM

Russian PM Mikhail Mishustin on Thursday said the country is facing the most difficult situation in......

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Get on the right side of history: Ukraine to Hungary over Russia

Ukraine has accused Hungary of destroying the unity of the European Union over Russias invasion aft......

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UK targets lavish lifestyles of Putins daughters with new sanctions

The UK on Friday added Russian President Vladimir Putins two daughters to its sanctions list in a b......

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Ukraine forces now in control of Sumy region bordering Russia: Governor

Ukrainian forces are now in control of the entire northeast region of Sumy along the border with Ru......

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Akshata Murthy, wife of UK minister Rishi Sunak, is richer than the Queen: Report

Akshata Murthy, the wife of British Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and daughter of Infosys Co-founder......

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Locals can tell relatives theyre alive: Ukraine Vice PM thanks Musk for Starlink

Ukraines Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov has thanked SpaceX CEO Elon Musk for Starlink satelli......

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She loves her country India: UK finance minister Sunak as he defends wife Akshatas tax

UK Chancellor of Exchequer Rishi Sunak defended his India-born wife Akshata Murthy amid controversy......

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Japan recognises Covaxin to facilitate travel between both nations

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech informed on Friday that its COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin, has been reco......

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21-year-old Indian student shot dead outside subway station in Canada

A 21-year-old student, Kartik Vasudev, from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh was shot dead in Canadas Tor......

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Russian forces have fully withdrawn from northern Ukraine: UK

Russian forces have fully withdrawn from northern Ukraine to Belarus and Russia, UKs Ministry of De......

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Pink Floyd members reunite to release 1st song in 28 yrs to raise money for Ukraine

Pink Floyd members have reunited and are releasing their first song in almost 30 years to raise mon......

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What will it take US to criticise Modi govts actions against Muslims: US politician

US politician Ilhan Omar took to Twitter and wrote, Why has Biden Administration been so reluctant ......

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2 killed after fire breaks out in COVID-19 hospital in Greece

Authorities said two people have died due to a fire that broke out on Wednesday in a COVID-19 hospi......

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We have significant losses of troops: Russia on Ukraine invasion

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Thursday admitted Russia has suffered significant losses of troo......

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EU adopts 5th package of sanctions against Russia; bans coal imports

The European Union (EU) on Friday adopted its fifth package of sanctions against Russia following i......

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US envoy said Imran Khan should not have visited Moscow: Pak PM

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said in an address to the nation that the US ambassado......

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Alternatives to Russian weapons are too expensive, India told US: Bloomberg report

India has conveyed to the US that the alternatives to Russian weapons are too expensive, Bloomberg ......

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Imran Khan cries while praising India, says I got lots of love there

Imran Khan broke down while praising India during the live address to Pakistani citizens ahead of n......

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I accept SC verdict with heavy heart but disappointed: Pak PM ahead of no-trust vote

Pakistan PM Imran Khan on Friday said he is very upset with the Supreme Courts ruling in favour of ......

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Video of pet dog beaten to death by healthcare worker in China sparks criticism

Authorities in China are facing criticism after a video showed a corgi being beaten to death by a h......

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No superpower can dictate terms to India: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan, while addressing the nation on the eve of no-trust vote, highlighted Indias......

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At least 35 dead as 2 rockets hit train station used for evacuations in Ukraine

At least 35 people have died and around 100 others have been injured after two rockets hit a train ......

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Woman fearing safety pretends to order pizza on 999 in UK, gets man arrested

A man was arrested after a woman fearing for her safety called 999 and pretended to order a pizza w......

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Gang steals 1,600 kg of cheese worth Rs.17 lakh from dairy farm in Netherlands

A gang of thieves allegedly stole 1,600 kilos of cheese worth $23,000 (around Rs.17 lakh) from a da......

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I promise fines for Muslims wearing headscarves: French presidential candidate

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen on Thursday vowed to issue fines to Muslims who wear he......

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Worlds largest diamond miner & Russian shipbuilder sanctioned by US

The US has imposed sanctions on two Russian state-owned firms, Alrosa and United Shipbuilding Corp ......

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Friend of Pak PMs wife, whose pic went viral, saw wealth jump during his tenure

The wealth of Pakistan PM Imran Khans wife Bushra Bibis friend Farah Khan, whose picture with a $90......

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Singapore jails Australian for throwing wine bottle, killing Muslim man

A Singapore court sentenced an Australian man to five-and-a-half years in prison for throwing a win......

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2 killed, 8 injured in terror attack at Israeli bar; US condemns shooting

At least two people were killed and eight others were injured after a man opened fire into a crowde......

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Situation in Ukraines Borodyanka more dreadful than Bucha: Zelenskyy

Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Thursday said that the situation in the town of Borodyank......

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Russia bans Australian, New Zealand PMs from entering country

Russia has imposed entry bans on Australian PM Scott Morrison and New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern aft......

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Senate confirms Jackson as first Black woman on US Supreme Court

The US Senate on Thursday confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, making her the firs......

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US Speaker Nancy Pelosi tests COVID-19 +ve, Asia trip delayed

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has postponed a planned congressional trip to Asia after she tested p......

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Taiwan Prez tests COVID-19 -ve after relative she met tests positive

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wens office on Friday said she tested negative for COVID-19 after a relat......

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Will continue to fight till last ball: Pak PM as he faces ouster vote

Pakistan PM Imran Khan said he would continue to fight for Pakistan till the last ball as the count......

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German Parliament rejects vaccine mandate for people aged over 60

The German Parliament on Thursday rejected a proposal for a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for people age......

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Woman wins Rs.75 cr lottery after accidentally buying wrong ticket in US

A woman won a $10 million (around Rs.75 crore) lottery after she accidentally bought the wrong lott......

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He came from nothing and built a world-class firm: UK FM on Narayana Murthy

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak praised his father-in-law and Infosys Founder NR Narayana Murthy a......

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2 suspected Pak spies give flat, iPhones to officials of US Prezs secret services

US has busted an alleged ISI cell of Pakistan trying to intrude into the American intelligence and ......

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26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed sentenced to 31 years in jail by Pak court

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has sentenced Lashkar-e-Taiba co-founder Hafiz Saeed to 31 year......

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EU President, diplomatic chief travelling to Kyiv amid conflict

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said she is travelling to Ukraines capital Kyiv,......

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Customer sues Burger King in US, claims Whoppers smaller than advertised

A customer in the US has filed a lawsuit against Burger King, accusing them of misleading customers......

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Cargo plane splits in two after emergency landing at Costa Rica airport

A DHL cargo plane slid off the runway and broke in half after it made an emergency landing at an ai......

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US to supply Ukraine with new weapon systems

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the US will send new weapon systems to Ukraine after NATO fo......

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3 Shanghai officials sacked over COVID-19 response amid lockdown

Three local officials in Shanghai were sacked over a slack response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Chi......

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Germany may reintroduce COVID-19 measures in fall: Health Minister

Health Minister Karl Lauterbach on Friday said Germany may reintroduce certain COVID-19 measures su......

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UN seeks $80 million to prevent oil spill disaster off Yemen coast

The UN said it is seeking $80 million from donor nations to fund an emergency operation to remove a......

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Govt websites hacked as Ukraine Prez addressed Parliament: Finland

Finlands government website and those of several ministries were hit by a cyberattack at the same t......

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Sri Lankas Oppn threats no-trust vote against govt amid crisis

Sri Lankas main opposition party on Friday said that it would move a no-confidence motion against t......

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Russia has lost over 19,000 troops since invasion began: Ukraine

Ukrainian officials have claimed that Russia has lost over 19,000 troops since its invasion of Ukra......

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EU chief offers Ukraine fast-track membership to European Union

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Friday offered Ukrainian President Volodymyr ......

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Global pledging event raises $11 bn to support Ukrainians amid war

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday said that a global pledging event ra......

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Avoid travelling to Shanghai due to arbitrary COVID curbs: US to citizens

The US has asked citizens to reconsider travel to China and avoid visiting COVID-19 hotspots, inclu......

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Over 44 lakh people fled Ukraine since start of war, says UN

More than 44 lakh people have fled Ukraine since the start of the war in February, according to the......

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Russian air strikes to increase in Ukraines south, east: UK

Russian air activity is expected to increase in Ukraines south and east, the UKs Defence Ministry s......

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Dont expect Russia to be removed from UN Security Council: US

The White House on Friday said that it does not anticipate Russia to be suspended from the United N......

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What is a US green card that Rishi Sunak admitted he held as UK Finance Minister?

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak admitted that he held a US green card for over 18 months after bec......

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Go to India if you like it so much: Ex-Pak PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter to Imran Khan

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter Maryam Sharif has criticised Imran Khan for praising India. S......

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Imran not in his senses anymore, must be treated as psychopath: Nawaz Sharifs daughter

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter Maryam Nawaz has tweeted, One person who is not in his senses......

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Who was Kartik Vasudev, the 21-year-old Indian shot dead in Canada?

Kartik Vasudev, a 21-year-old student from Ghaziabad was shot multiple times outside a subway stati......

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No one is telling us why he was shot dead: Father of 21-year-old Indian killed in Canada

Jitesh Vasudev, the father of 21-year-old Kartik who was shot dead in Canada, said, No one is telli......

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132 tortured bodies found in town freed from Russian forces: Ukraine

Ukraines Defence Ministry has accused Russian forces of leaving behind tormented bodies in the town......

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UK PM Boris Johnson meets Ukraine President Zelenskyy in Kyiv, pic surfaces

UK PM Boris Johnson met Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy during a visit to Kyiv on Saturday.......

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European Union to resume diplomatic presence in Kyiv

The European Union (EU) on Friday announced that it will resume its diplomatic presence in Kyiv. No......

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Russia expels 45 Polish diplomats in a tit-for-tat move

Russia has expelled 45 Polish embassy and consulate staff and declared them persona non grata, the ......

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Iran will continue to develop its nuclear industry, says Prez

Iran will continue to develop its nuclear industry for peaceful purposes, according to Iranian Pres......

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British, French divers rescued in Malaysia after over 2 days at sea

A French woman and a British man who disappeared while diving off the coast of Malaysia on Wednesda......

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian gunman who killed 3 people in a bar

Israeli security forces on Friday hunted down and killed a Palestinian man who had opened fire into......

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Saudi Arabia to allow 1 million Muslim pilgrims for Haj 2022

Saudi Arabia has said itll allow one million people, from both inside and outside the kingdom, to a......

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German Prez calls for probe into war crimes against Putin, Lavrov

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Friday called for a war crimes tribunal against Russian......

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After US & UK, EU imposes sanctions on Putins 2 daughters

The European Union announced new sanctions on 217 people, including Russian President Vladimir Puti......

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Japan bans Russian coal imports, expels eight diplomats

Japan PM Fumio Kishida on Friday announced the expulsion of eight Russian diplomats and a ban on Ru......

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Conflict in Ukraines Donbas region could be knife fight: US

Eastern Ukraines Donbas region, held by rebels, is becoming the main scene of battle after Russia f......

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Macron calls Polish PM far-right anti-Semite amid Putin talks row

French President Emmanuel Macron has called Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki a far-right anti-Semite wh......

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Austrian Chancellor Nehammer to visit Ukraine, meet Prez Zelenskyy

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammers office on Friday said he has set off on a one-day visit to Ukrai......

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UK FM Sunaks wife Akshata to pay UK taxes on global earnings amid criticism

UK Finance Minister Rishi Sunaks India-born wife Akshata Murthy said shell pay UK taxes on her glob......

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Russia shuts Amnesty Intl, other human rights organisation offices

Russia said its revoking the registration of 15 foreign non-profit organisations, including Amnesty......

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan skips parliament on trust vote day

Pakistan PM Imran Khan was absent in the countrys parliament, which commenced proceedings on Saturd......

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India declares 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeeds son a designated terrorist

The Ministry of Home Affairs has issued a notification declaring Hafiz Talha Saeed, son of Lashkar-......

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US denies warning India on Russian oil imports

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki denied that US Deputy NSA Daleep Singh delivered a warning to......

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Moderna recalls 7,64,900 COVID-19 vaccine doses over contamination in Europe

Moderna has said it is recalling 7,64,900 doses of its COVID-19 vaccine made by its contract manufa......

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New COVID-19 wave is sweeping across Europe: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday said, Were seeing 1.5 million new (COVID-19) cases ......

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Russian missile that killed 52 at Ukraine station had for the children written on it

A missile that struck a train station in Ukraines Kramatorsk and killed 52 people, including five c......

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He knows he wont win so decided to campaign for India? Pak PM Imrans ex-wife

After Pakistan PM Imran Khan praised India ahead of a trust vote, his ex-wife Reham Khan said, He k......

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Jordans King to undergo urgent surgery for slipped disc in Germany

Jordans King Abdullah II will undergo urgent surgery for a slipped disc in the back at a hospital i......

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UK PM travels in train to reach war-hit Ukraine; video of train surfaces

UK PM Boris Johnson travelled on a train from Poland to Ukraine to meet the war-hit countrys Presid......

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9-year-old girl writes letter to mother killed in Ukraine, says Ill never forget you

A nine-year-old girl has written a letter to her mother who was killed in Russias war in Ukraine, s......

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Dozens of Ukrainian civilians found in grave near Kyiv

A grave with dozens of Ukrainian civilians has been found in Buzova village near Kyiv, the latest r......

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UK probes leak of Finance Minister Sunaks wifes tax affairs: Reports

The UK has reportedly launched a Whitehall inquiry into how the tax affairs of Finance Minister Ris......

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Amit Shah inaugurates Indo-Pak border viewing project at Gujarats Nadabet

Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday inaugurated the border viewing point on the India-Pakistan intern......

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Imran Khan tried to remove Pakistan Army chief General Bajwa, reports claim; he denies

Ex-Pakistan PM Imran Khan tried to dismiss Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa but a notification ......

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Hes an idealist: Simi Garewal shares 2 learnings from Imran Khans exit as Pak PM

Former actor and TV show host Simi Garewal on Sunday tweeted about what Imran Khans exit as Pakista......

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Shehbaz Sharif nominated as new Pakistan PM by countrys Opposition

The Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly of Pakistan, Shehbaz Sharif, has been nominated a......

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Strange cloud formation appears over mountain in US, locals share pics

Locals in US Alaska shared pictures of a strange cloud-like formation that appeared above the Lazy ......

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People scream from their windows after a week of total lockdown in Shanghai

A video reportedly showing residents in Chinas Shanghai screaming from their balcony windows has go......

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Sri Lankan economic crisis may cause more deaths than COVID: Doctors

The economic crisis in Sri Lanka may lead to more deaths than those caused by COVID-19, according t......

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Tunisians rally against Prez Saied, accuse him of failed dictatorship

Thousands of Tunisians took to the streets in capital Tunis to protest against President Kais Saied......

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1,222 bodies found in Kyiv region so far: Ukrainian official

Ukraines Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova on Sunday said that 1,222 bodies have been found in t......

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Planning permanent military presence on our eastern borders: NATO chief

NATO is working to set up a permanent military presence along its eastern borders in a bid to count......

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Russian rocket attack completely destroyed Dnipro airport: Ukraine

Russian forces fired rockets into Ukraines Dnipro on Sunday, completely destroying an airport in th......

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Private taxidermy museum with over 1,000 stuffed animals found in Spain

Spain is investigating a businessman who owned a private taxidermy collection with more than 1,000 ......

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Freedom struggle begins again: Imran Khan after being removed as Pak PM

Ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan on Sunday made his first remarks after losing a no-confidence motion ......

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Video of Pak PM candidate knocking off mics during speeches goes viral

A video of Pakistan PM candidate Shehbaz Sharif knocking off microphones while delivering speeches ......

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PM Modi & Biden to hold virtual meet tomorrow to deepen ties

US President Joe Biden will hold a virtual meeting with PM Narendra Modi on Monday to further deepe......

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Mexicans vote in first-ever referendum against President

Mexicans on Sunday began voting in a referendum on whether President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador sh......

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UK FM Sunak considered resigning over criticism of wifes tax status: Report

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak considered whether he should resign after facing criticism over hi......

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New Pak govt will not indulge in politics of revenge: Shehbaz Sharif

Shehbaz Sharif, who has been nominated as the next PM of Pakistan, on Sunday claimed that the new g......

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Entire European project is Russias target: Ukraine Prez Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Saturday said that Russias aggression is not limited to ......

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Spains Barcelona to ban smoking on all of its 10 beaches

Authorities in Spains second-largest city Barcelona have announced that theyll ban smoking on all o......

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Australian PM Scott Morrison calls for elections on May 21

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called for federal elections to be held on May 21. Mor......

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Imran Khan left Pakistan PMs official home an hour before losing no-trust vote

Imran Khan vacated the Pakistan Prime Ministers official residence almost an hour before he lost a ......

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Sunak moves out of official UK residence amid row over Akshatas taxes: Reports

British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has moved out of his Downing Street residence in Lo......

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Aus PM cooks PM Modis favourite khichdi to celebrate India trade deal, shares pics

Australia PM Scott Morrison took to Instagram to reveal that he celebrated his countrys new trade a......

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Imran Khan removed as Pakistan Prime Minister after losing no-trust vote

Imran Khan has been removed as Pakistan Prime Minister after he lost the no-trust vote against him ......

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First round of presidential elections underway in France

Voting for the first round of presidential elections started on Sunday. Around 4.8 crore citizens a......

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Protest outside Sri Lankan Prezs office continues for 2nd day

Sri Lankan protesters continued to occupy the entrance of President Gotabaya Rajapaksas office for ......

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Plea in Pak court to stop ex-PM Imran Khan from leaving country

The Islamabad High Court will hear a plea seeking to prevent former PM Imran Khan and some minister......

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Gotabaya govt to blame for Sri Lankas economic crisis: Ex-PM

Ex-Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe on Sunday accused incumbent administration of being responsib......

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Palestinians set fire to West Bank shrine: Israeli military

The Israeli military on Sunday claimed that about 100 Palestinians marched towards a West Bank shri......

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Russia seeking to recruit discharged soldiers amid Ukraine war: UK

UKs Defence Ministry claimed on Sunday that Russia is seeking to strengthen its troop numbers in Uk......

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Woman charged with murder in US Texas for abortion; protest held

A protest was held outside a sheriffs office in US Texas over a 26-year-old woman being allegedly c......

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Deeply disappointed in Putin, he seemed to be man of peace: Ex-Italy PM

Ex-Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi has said that hes deeply disappointed in Russian President Vladimir......

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YouTube blocks Russian parliaments Duma TV; Russia criticises

YouTube has blocked Russias lower parliament houses broadcast channel Duma TV, saying that it was t......

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Ukraine says 12 soldiers returning after prisoner swap with Russia

Ukraines Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk said that 12 of the countrys soldiers are coming ho......

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China records 1,351 new COVID-19 cases, highest in Shanghai

China recorded 1,351 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 1,318 locally transmitted and 33 imp......

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Pro-Russian protests in Germany amid conflict in Ukraine

Pro-Russian protesters gathered in Germany on Sunday to protest against discrimination in the count......

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Russian helicopters destroy Ukrainian military convoy: Report

A convoy of Ukrainian military vehicles was destroyed by Russian attack helicopters, a news agency ......

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Japan & Philippines agree to enhance defence cooperation at 2+2 meeting

Japan and the Philippines agreed to enhance their defence cooperation at the countries first-ever 2......

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Want democracy to flourish there: Mufti on Pakistan political crisis

Amid Pakistans ongoing political crisis, former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti ......

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India, US to sign MoU to protect each others satellites at 2+2 talks

India and the US will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in the field of Space Situational Aw......

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Russia asks Google to remove dead Russians translation option

Russian communications regulator Roskomnadzor has asked Google to remove threats against Russian us......

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Guangzhou closes to most arrivals amid Chinas major COVID outbreak

Authorities in Guangzhou have imposed restrictions on most arrivals to the city amid a growing COVI......

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Tens of thousands killed in Mariupol amid Russian siege: Ukraine

Tens of thousands of people have likely been killed in Mariupol during a Russian siege, President V......

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Croatia expels 24 Russian Embassy staff over Ukraine invasion

Croatia on Monday told 24 Russian Embassy staff, including 18 diplomats, to leave the country over ......

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Ukraines economy to shrink by 45.1% due to war in 2022: World Bank

Ukraines economy will contract by 45.1% this year due to conflict with Russia, the World Bank said ......

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Swedens Social Democrats to review party policy on NATO membership

Swedens ruling Social Democrats party will review its security policy amid Russias invasion of Ukra......

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Every second you protest were losing dollars: SL PM to people amid economic crisis

Amid widespread protests in Sri Lanka over the worst economic crisis the country has seen since Ind......

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PTI lawmakers to resign from Paks National Assembly: Imran Khan

Pakistans former Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said that lawmakers from his party, Pakistan T......

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Putin earns $1 billion a day from oil alone: Zelenskyys economic adviser

Russian President Vladimir Putin earns $1 billion a day from oil alone, Ukrainian President Volodym......

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Jailed Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai appeals to UN over cases

Imprisoned media mogul Jimmy Lais lawyers are asking UN to investigate multiple criminal charges le......

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PM Modi must realise theres poverty on both sides, lets fight it together: Pak PM

Newly-elected Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif on Monday said, Ill advise (Indian) PM (Narendra) Modi to ......

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Rajnath & US counterpart hold talks at Pentagon ahead of 2+2 dialogue

Ahead of the India-US 2+2 dialogue, Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh met US Secretary of Defenc......

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Hope Russia-Ukraine talks will pave way for peace: Modi at India-US summit

PM Narendra Modi during India-US virtual summit with US President Joe Biden expressed hope that ong......

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Cant achieve good relations with India without Kashmir issue resolution: Pak PM-elect

Pakistans Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif has said that he wants good relations with India, but......

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Shehbaz Sharif takes oath as 23rd Prime Minister of Pakistan

Shehbaz Sharif took the oath as 23rd Prime Minister of Pakistan on Monday, replacing Imran Khan. Sh......

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Russia claims it hit Ukrainian S-300 air defence systems

Russia on Monday claimed that it has hit four S-300 air defence systems in Ukraine, amid claims by ......

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25 dead in landslides and flooding caused by storm in Philippines

Landslides and floods caused by tropical storm Megi have left at least 25 people dead in the Philip......

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Lakhs of people come out in streets in support of Imran Khan in Pakistan

Lakhs of people across Pakistan came out in streets in support of ousted PM Imran Khan on Sunday. K......

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German minister resigns over controversial vacation after floods

German Family Minister Anne Spiegel resigned from her post on Monday following controversy over her......

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N Korea celebrates 10 years of gifted thinker Kim Jong Uns rule

North Korea celebrated 10 years of its ruler Kim Jong Uns leadership on Monday. The government prai......

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Hong Kong Customs seizes record methamphetamine haul worth Rs.387 cr

Hong Kong Customs said on Sunday that it has seized a record haul of methamphetamine worth HK$400 m......

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Pak crisis wont affect its relations with Afghanistan: Taliban

Taliban governments Deputy Spokesperson Inamullah Samangani has said that the political crisis in P......

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Macron to face Marine Le Pen in presidential election in France

French President Emmanuel Macron is set to face candidate Marine Le Pen in the presidential electio......

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Shanghai to lift lockdown in some areas despite COVID-19 surge

Even as over 25,000 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Chinas Shanghai on Sunday, the authorities ......

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Austrian leader to meet Putin amid Ukraine crisis, says war must stop

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer has said that he will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Mo......

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Destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems in Ukraine: Russia

Russia on Monday claimed to have destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems that it said was giv......

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Ericsson indefinitely suspends its business in Russia

Telecom equipment maker Ericsson on Monday said its suspending its business in Russia indefinitely.......

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ISIS supporter found guilty of murdering British MP David Amess

A supporter of the Islamic State (ISIS) has been found guilty of murdering British MP David Amess o......

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2,200 men trying to leave Ukraine in breach of martial law detained

Ukraines border agency has said that it has so far detained about 2,200 men of fighting age, who we......

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War wouldnt have happened if Ukraine was in NATO: Ukraine minister

Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba during an interview with NBC News said that the war with Rus......

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Wont attack Mariupol only, will take Kyiv too: Chechen chief

The leader of Russias republic of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, has said that Russian forces will not j......

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Names of 6 aides of ex-Pakistan PM Imran Khan added to stop list: Report

The names of six key aides of ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan have been put on the stop list by the F......

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Pakistan stocks jump the most since 2020 after Imran Khan removed as PM

Pakistan stocks have rallied after former cricketer Imran Khan was removed as Prime Minister, raisi......

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2 killed, 10 wounded in nightclub shooting in US Iowa

A shooting inside a nightclub left a man and a woman dead and 10 people wounded in US Iowa on Sunda......

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PM Modi congratulates new Pak PM, says India wants peace in terror-free region

PM Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated newly-elected Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif. He said, India d......

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Sri Lanka will opt for Constitutional means to oust govt: Oppn leader

Sri Lankan Opposition leader Sajith Premadasa has said that country will opt for Constitutional pro......

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Poland blames Russia for 2010 crash that killed then-Polish Prez

A Polish government commission has blamed unlawful interference by Russia for the 2010 plane crash ......

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Queen Elizabeth II chats with COVID patients, staff at UK hospital

Queen Elizabeth II paid a virtual visit to a hospital in London and interacted with COVID-19 patien......

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Shehbaz Sharif elected as Pakistans new Prime Minister

Pakistans Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif has been elected as the countrys new Prime Minister. The......

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Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez wins recall vote marked by low turnout

MEXICO CITY: Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Sunday easily won a divisive referen......

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Can cancer blood tests live up to promise of saving lives?

WASHINGTON: Joyce Ares had just turned 74 and was feeling fine when she agreed to give a blood sam......

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Russia destroys S-300 missile launchers in Ukraine, defence ministry says

Russia has destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems which had been supplied to Ukraine by a E......

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Israeli troops shoot Palestinian near Bethlehem

JERUSALEM: Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian man near the city of Bethlehem in the occu......

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EU election mission to begin deploying observers in Lebanon

BEIRUT: A delegation from the European Union election observers on Monday wrapped up a six day vis......

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China closes Guangzhou to most arrivals as outbreak spreads

BEIJING: The manufacturing hub of Guangzhou closed itself to most arrivals Monday as China battles......

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China says regular military supplies delivered to Serbia

BEIJING: China said Monday its military planes delivered regular military supplies to Serbia, in i......

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Italys premier Mario Draghi to sign gas deal with Algeria amid war

MILAN: Italian Premier Mario Draghi travels to Algeria on Monday to sign a deal for more natural g......

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French duel: Macron vs Le Pen fight for presidency

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron may be ahead in the presidential race so far, but he warne......

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Russia hits Ukraines air defences ahead of eastern push

KYIV: Russia said Monday that it destroyed air defence systems in Ukraine over the weekend, in wha......

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UK inquiry launched into Murtys tax affairs leak

LONDON: An internal inquiry has been launched into how the tax affairs of Akshata Murty, daughter ......

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Queen Elizabeth says Covid left one very tired and exhausted

LONDON: Britains Queen Elizabeth said Covid-19 had left one very tired and exhausted as she talked......

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Talks between Lankan President Rajapaksa and independent MPs inconclusive on interim government

COLOMBO: Efforts to establish an all party interim government in Sri Lanka to deal with the unprec......

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Where Sri Lanka’s inflation-driven crisis could head next

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is under pressure to step down as citizens hit th......

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Afghanistan will remain untouched by Pakistan crisis: Taliban

KABUL: Taliban has issued a statement saying the political crisis in Pakistan seeing a constant so......

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Sri Lankas ruling coalition members propose interim govt, new PM

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Lawmakers from Imran Khans party to resign from National Assembly and fight for freedom: Fawad Chaudhry

ISLAMABAD: All lawmakers belonging to the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party will resign from th......

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Pak court defers till Apr 27 indictment of Shehbaz and his son Hamza in money laundering case

LAHORE: Pakistani court on Monday deferred until April 27 the indictment of joint oppositions prim......

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Who is Shehbaz Sharif, Pakistans new prime minister

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Pakistani lawmakers elect Shehbaz Sharif as new premier

ISLAMABAD: Pakistans parliament elected opposition lawmaker Shehbaz Sharif as the countrys new pri......

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Loud bang heard at Times Square, tourists sent scrambling

NEW YORK: A loud bang was heard at Times Square on Sunday evening, according to a Fox News report.......

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With Covid mission over, Pentagon plans for next pandemic

WASHINGTON: A Covid-19 patient was in respiratory distress. The Army nurse knew she had to act qui......

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Names of six Imran Khan aides added to stop list: Report

ISLAMABAD: The names of six key aides of ousted Prime Minister Imran Khan have been put on a stop ......

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Nawaz Sharif to return to Pakistan after Eid: PML-N leader

ISLAMABAD: Deposed Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif is expected to return from London next mon......

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German minister Anne Spiegel faces heat over vacation after deadly floods

BERLIN: A German Cabinet minister has apologized for taking a long vacation shortly after devastat......

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Ukrainian nuns open their monastery doors to the displaced

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Media mogul Jimmy Lai appeals to UN over Hong Kong cases

HONG KONG: Lawyers for Hong Kong media mogul and pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai are asking the U......

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Stung by sanctions over Ukraine, Russians rally behind Vladimir Putin

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China’s Covid outbreak worsens as Shanghai cases top 26,000

China’s largest Covid-19 outbreak in two years continues to spread despite an extended lockdown of......

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Elderly Sikh man assaulted in New York; Indian consulate condemns

An elderly Sikh man, Nirmal Singh, was reportedly assaulted in US New York. Images of the victim wi......

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Kuwaits govt resigns ahead of no-trust vote amid political crisis

The Kuwaiti government on Tuesday resigned ahead of a no-confidence vote in the Parliament against ......

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Sri Lankan lawmakers call for formation of interim govt amid crisis

A group of governing party lawmakers in Sri Lanka on Tuesday called for the formation of an interim......

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99% of worlds population breathes poor quality air: WHO

The WHO on Monday said 99% of the worlds population breathes air that is unhealthy and does not mee......

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Czech Republic sends tanks to Ukraine in latest military aid

The Czech Republic has sent tanks and infantry fighting vehicles to Ukraine, Reuters reported citin......

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Deeply concerned over economic crisis in Sri Lanka: US

The US on Tuesday said that its deeply concerned over Sri Lankas economic crisis and urged authorit......

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Russia to resume flights with 52 friendly nations from April 9: PM

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday said Russia will lift COVID-19 restrictions and resume f......

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Russian forces regrouping & preparing offensive in southeast: Ukraine

Russian forces are regrouping and preparing for an offensive in Ukraines southeast, the Ukrainian m......

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Will impose sanctions on 9 Russian, 9 Belarusian individuals: Canada

Canada on Monday said it will impose sanctions on nine Russian and nine Belarusian individuals that......

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Poland to buy 250 Abrams tanks from US amid conflict in Ukraine

Poland has signed a deal with the US to buy 250 Abrams tanks as it seeks to bolster its defence ami......

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US seeks to suspend Russia from UN Human Rights Council

US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield said the US will seek to suspend Russia from the UN......

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Latvia & Estonia to close 4 Russian consulates amid Ukraine war

Latvia and Estonia have ordered the closure of four Russian consulates and expulsion of their respe......

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Use influence to mediate Russia-Ukraine truce: Tharoor to govt

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that the Indian government should use its influence to m......

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Finland and Sweden welcome to join NATO: Secretary General

Finland and Sweden would be welcomed in NATO by member countries if the two Nordic nations decided ......

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Fuel shortage at Russias embassy in Ireland in backlash over invasion

The Russian embassy in Ireland has complained of a shortage of fuel after its provider refused to d......

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South Africa ends COVID-19 state of disaster, lifts restrictions

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday said the country will end its national state of d......

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China harvesting organs from living prisoners for transplants, research claims

China is suspected of removing organs from living prisoners, claims a research by Australian Nation......

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Truck spills hundreds of McVities biscuits on road in UK, pics go viral

Hundreds of McVities biscuit boxes were split on a road after they tumbled out of the truck carryin......

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Civilians crushed with tanks for Russians pleasure: Zelenskyy tells UN

Likening Russias actions in Ukraine to that of terrorist organisations such as the Islamic State, U......

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US dollar reaches over 300 against Sri Lankan rupee for the 1st time

Sri Lankas local banks said that the US dollar reached over 300 against the Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) ......

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US isnt seeking a divorce from China: US trade chief

The US is seeking to realign its commercial ties with China in line with its policies focused on re......

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UK adds 9 new symptoms of COVID-19 to its official list

Nine new symptoms of COVID-19 have emerged in the UK, two years after the pandemic started. These a......

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Pic from space shows dead bodies lying on a street in Ukraine

A satellite picture showed dead bodies lying on Yablonska Street in Ukraines Bucha after Russian in......

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EU bans Russian coal imports worth EUR4 bn per yr in 5th sanctions package amid war

The European Union on Tuesday said it would ban the import of coal from Russia thats worth EUR4 bil......

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US, UK & Australia plan to develop hypersonic missiles under AUKUS

A US official said that the US, the UK and Australia plan to work together via their security allia......

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5 killed, over 10 injured as truck collides with train in Hungary

Authorities on Tuesday said five people were killed and over 10 injured after a truck collided with......

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Moldova needs international support to cope with Ukraine crisis: PM

Moldova PM Natalia Gavrilita said on Tuesday that the country requires international support to cop......

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Pic of female sniper called Charcoal surfaces amid war in Ukraine

A picture of Ukrainian female sniper known as Charcoal is being widely shared online, with people c......

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5 killed, several injured as van crashes into train in Hungary

Five people were killed and at least 10 injured on Tuesday after a van crashed into a train in Hung......

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Peru imposes curfew to curb protests over rising fuel costs

Peruvian President Pedro Castillo on Tuesday imposed a curfew in the capital Lima, banning people f......

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Military situation in Mariupol is very difficult: Ukraine Prez

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said that the military situation in the southern port city ......

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Sri Lankas new Finance Minister resigns just after one day amid financial crisis

Sri Lankas new Finance Minister Ali Sabry resigned on Tuesday, a day after President Gotabaya Rajap......

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European Commission Prez to visit Kyiv this week to meet Zelenskyy

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will travel to Kyiv this week for a meeting with......

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West staged mass killings in Ukraines Bucha to discredit us: Russia

The mass killings of civilians in Ukraines Bucha are part of a deceitful attempt by the West to dis......

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Japan flies 20 Ukrainian refugees into Tokyo by special flight

The Japanese government flew a special flight to bring 20 Ukrainian refugees to Tokyo on Tuesday. T......

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Denmark expels 15 Russian diplomats over security concerns

Denmark on Tuesday expelled 15 Russian intelligence officers it said were serving as diplomats. We ......

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Nobody negotiated with Hitler: Polish PM to Macron over talks with Putin

Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki criticised French President Emmanuel Macron for holding talks with Rus......

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Italy expels 30 Russian diplomats citing security concerns

Italy reportedly expelled 30 Russian diplomats citing security concerns amid the ongoing war in Ukr......

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Hungary PM must choose between Russia & other world: Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Hungarian PM Viktor Orban will have to choose between ......

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Germany warns its Russian speakers of disinformation on Ukraine war

Germany has warned Russian speakers in the country against Kremlins disinformation amid the ongoing......

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Russian troops need significant re-equipping & refurbishment: UK

The British Defence Ministry said that Ukrainian forces have retaken key terrain in the north after......

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Omicron sub-variant BA.2 makes up 72% of COVID cases in US: CDC

Omicron BA.2 sub-variant now makes up 72.2% of the COVID cases in the US, up from nearly 57.3% in t......

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Torture chamber used by Russians found in Bucha, 5 corpses found inside: Officials

Authorities in Ukraine said theyve discovered a torture chamber in the basement of a childrens sana......

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Ukraine Mayor, her family members found dead with hands tied: Police

Ukrainian authorities have found the bodies of the mayor of Motyzhyn village, her husband, and thei......

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France to expel many Russian diplomats; Moscow vows response

France on Monday said that the country has decided to expel many Russian diplomats, whose activitie......

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Sri Lankas ruling coalition loses majority in Parliament amid economic crisis

Amid the economic crisis in the country, Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksas ruling coalition ......

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Pic shows dog refusing to abandon Ukrainian owner killed by Russian troops

A picture has been widely shared online showing a dog refusing to abandon its Ukrainian owner kille......

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UK MP Imran Khan sexually assaulted man in his sleep in Pakistan, court told

UK MP Imran Ahmad Khan sexually assaulted a man in his sleep after smoking marijuana and drinking w......

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Ukrainian woman writes family details on daughters back in case shes killed; pic surfaces

Ukrainian mothers are writing family details on their childrens bodies in case their parents are ki......

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US author who wrote How to murder your husband essay accused of killing husband

A 71-year-old US-based romance novelist is accused of fatally shooting her husband in June 2018 to ......

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Boss in UK pays 60 employees over Rs.74,000 each to help them pay bills

A boss in the UK paid 60 of his workers PS750 (over Rs.74,000) each to help them pay their bills am......

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I have seen bodies frozen due to being burned: Ram Charan on Russia-Ukraine war

Actor Ram Charan said he has seen bodies frozen due to being burned in videos sent by Rusty, who wa......

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US punishing disobedient Imran Khan over Moscow visit: Russia

Amid the ongoing political crisis in Pakistan, the Russian Foreign Ministry issued a statement, acc......

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Driver dies after ramming car into Russian Embassy in Bucharest

Police on Wednesday said a car crashed into the gate of the Russian Embassy in Bucharest, Romania b......

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Ukrainian journalists Im gonna quit war journalism, f**k it tweet goes viral

Former Ukrainian Ambassador to Austria Olexander Scherba retweeted a tweet by Ukrainian journalist ......

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Civilian killings in Ukraines Bucha disturbing, need independent probe: India at UNSC

At the UNSC meeting on Ukraine addressed by Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Indias TS Tirum......

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If India has chosen a side, it has chosen the side of peace: Govt on Russia-Ukraine war

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Greece, Cyprus & Israel to expand their energy cooperation

Greece, Cyprus and Israel will continue to expand their energy cooperation through natural gas pipe......

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Ex-Burkina Faso Prez sentenced to life in prison over predecessors murder

Ex-Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore was sentenced to life imprisonment for complicity in 1987......

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US approves sale of air defence system worth $95 million to Taiwan

The US Defence Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) on Tuesday said the US has approved the potential......

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Great white shark kills 2 swimmers as body washes ashore in Durban

Two swimmers have been killed by a great white shark in a series of fatal attacks in Durban, South ......

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Ties with Pakistan are unbreakable: China amid Pak political crisis

Amid Pakistan political crisis, Chinese Foreign Ministry said that its ties with Pakistan are unbre......

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Netherlands prevents 14 Russian yachts from leaving over sanctions

The Dutch government said it is preventing 14 Russian yachts, including 12 under construction, from......

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US imposes sanctions on Russian President Putins daughters

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European Union proposes ban on Russian coal amid new sanctions

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday said the EU is set to impose furthe......

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Its becoming difficult for Putin to fund Ukrainian war: White House

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki on Tuesday said that its becoming difficult for Russian Presi......

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China calls for probe into disturbing killings in Ukraines Bucha

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Wednesday said that reports and images about t......

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Have urged Putin to declare ceasefire in Ukraine: Hungarian PM Orban

Hungarian PM Viktor Orban said on Wednesday that he had urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to d......

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What is the no-fault divorce law that has come into force in England?

The no-fault divorce law, which came into force on Wednesday in England, allows unhappy spouses to ......

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India sent over 76,000 MT of fuel to Sri Lanka in last 24 hours

In the last 24 hours, India has sent nearly 76,000 MT of fuel to Sri Lanka, which is seeing a power......

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Parliament saw healthy discussion on Ukraine, grateful to MPs: PM

PM Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Parliament witnessed a healthy discussion on the Ukraine sit......

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Pope Francis condemns massacre of Bucha, kisses Ukrainian flag

Pope Francis on Wednesday kissed a Ukrainian flag and condemned the massacre of Bucha where bodies ......

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Proof that unseen hands were behind hijab issue: Minister as Al-Qaeda praises Muskan

Karnataka Home Minister Araga Jnanendra said the video statement released by Al-Qaeda chief Ayman A......

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West derailing our peace talks with Ukraine, fuelling hysteria: Russia

Kremlin said on Wednesday that peace talks between Moscow and Kyiv werent progressing rapidly. Russ......

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There will be starvation: Sri Lanka Parliament Speaker amid economic crisis

Amid the economic crisis in the country, Sri Lanka Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana said......

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Germany sees surge in distribution of images of child sex abuse

Although overall crime rate fell in Germany in 2021 compared to previous year, the country witnesse......

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Not in Indias best interest to continue investing in Russian equipment: US

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin has said that the US expects India to scale down its dependence o......

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Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa revokes state of Emergency

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa late on Tuesday night revoked the state of Emergency with i......

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Hand grenade thrown at worshippers in Afghanistan mosque; 6 injured

At least six people were left injured in a blast that was reported at a mosque in Afghanistans capi......

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S Korea to provide more jobs to Sri Lankans amid economic crisis

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Germany carries out nationwide crackdown on neo-Nazi groups

The German police reportedly carried out raids on neo-Nazi groups in 11 states across the country o......

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Ivanka Trump testifies before House panel on Jan 6 Capitol attack

Ivanka Trump, daughter of former US President Donald Trump, testified for about eight hours via vid......

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Kiraye ke tattu: Journalist to Pakistani minister as they argue during press meet

A video of Pakistan Minister Fawad Chaudhry arguing with journalist Matiullah Jan during a press me......

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Aus building hypersonic missiles to ensure stability in Indo-Pacific: PM

Australias involvement in building hypersonic missiles with AUKUS counterparts US and UK is an effo......

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Potential for intl conflict between great powers is increasing: US

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley has said the potential for significant intern......

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Russian astronauts were blindsided by yellow suits issue: NASAs Vande Hei

NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei has said the Russian cosmonauts who arrived at the space station last......

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Didnt take Russias space chiefs tweets seriously: NASA astronaut

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Russian action in Ukraines Bucha doesnt look far short of genocide: UK

UK PM Boris Johnson on Wednesday said the actions of Russian President Vladimir Putins forces in th......

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Myanmar orders foreign money held by banks to be converted to kyats

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Pic of US airport kiosk asking Are you a terrorist? goes viral

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Website of Russian oil firm Gazprom Neft down; hack suspected

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China reports 20,472 daily COVID-19 cases, highest since start of pandemic

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Man masturbates in front of woman on US flight; says I asked her before doing it

A man on a Southwest Airlines flight from Seattle to Phoenix is facing federal charges for masturba......

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UK claims to have frozen $350 billion of Putins war chest

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss on Tuesday said that the UK has frozen $350 billion of Russian ......

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Pak PMs wifes friend flees amid corruption charges; her $90,000-bag pic goes viral

A friend of Pakistan PM Imran Khans wife Bushra Bibi has reportedly fled to Dubai amid allegations ......

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India trying to stabilise economic transactions with Russia: Govt

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday said India is trying to stabilise economic tran......

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Russian troops no different from terrorists: Ukraine Prez

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Canadian authorities recommend 4th COVID vaccine for the elderly

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Sleep separately, dont kiss or hug: COVID-hit Shanghais officials warn residents

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Weve destroyed fuel storage facilities in 4 Ukrainian cities: Russia

Russia said its missiles destroyed four fuel storage facilities in the Ukrainian cities of Mykolaiv......

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UFOs had sexual encounters with humans, left woman pregnant: Secret US govt docs

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Makeup artist identifies dead body by her red & white manicure in Ukraine; pic surfaces

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Russias ruble surges to the level it was before Putin invaded Ukraine

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Women in Ukraine cutting off hair to be less attractive to Russian troops to avoid rape

Ukrainian women are cutting off their hair in an attempt to stop Russian troops from raping them, a......

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India to face significant consequences: US on India aligning with Russia

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Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba appeals to NATO to send more arms

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Armenia & Azerbaijan agree to peace talks over Nagorno-Karabakh

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India our big brother, grateful to PM Modi: Sri Lankas Jayasuriya amid economic crisis

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2 US personnel injured in an apparent rocket attack in Syria: Officials

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Which nations supported Russia in resolution seeking its suspension from UNHRC?

As many as 24 nations voted against the draft resolution to suspend Russia from UN Human Rights Cou......

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Want to seek EU membership separately from North Macedonia: Albania

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Ukrainian PM thanks UN for humanitarian aid, asks for more support

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Belarus must be involved in negotiations over Ukraine crisis: Lukashenko

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said on Thursday that his country must be involved in negoti......

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Pic of dresses draped on crosses near Canada site where kids were found buried wins award

An image of dresses draped on crosses near Kamloops in Canada, where remains of 215 children were f......

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Why did India abstain from UNGA vote to suspend Russia from UNHRC?

India abstained from UNGA vote to suspend Russia from UNHRC following the killings in Ukraine. In i......

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India, Australia name officers exchange programme after CDS Rawat

Indian and Australian governments have announced an Australia-India Young Defence Officers Exchange......

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UNGA suspends Russia from UNHRC; India abstains from voting

The UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday suspended Russia from the United Nations Human Rights Co......

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India & US to hold 2+2 dialogue in Washington on April 11

The MEA on Thursday informed that India and US will hold 2+2 dialogue on April 11 in Washington. De......

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We will respond: Russia after US imposes sanctions on Putins daughters

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Thursday said that Russia will definitely respond to new US sanc......

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan loses court case, faces no-trust vote on Saturday

Pakistan Supreme Court has termed National Assembly Deputy Speakers decision to dismiss the no-conf......

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No comments: India on political crisis in Imran Khan-led Pakistan govt

On being asked about political turmoil in Pakistan arising after Imran Khans decision to dissolve c......

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Austria expels 4 Russian diplomats for breach of norms

Austria on Thursday announced expulsion of four Russian diplomats for engaging in activities incomp......

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Russias key objective is to capture all of Ukraine: Minister

Amid the ongoing Ukraine-Russia war, Ukrainian Deputy Defence Minister Hanna Malyar has said that R......

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Fox attacks US Congressman; Capitol Hill put on alert

The authorities sounded an alert after US Congressman Ami Bera was attacked by a fox while walking ......

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UN to vote on Russias suspension from Human Rights Council

The UN General Assembly on Thursday will vote to suspend Russia from the UN Human Rights Council. T......

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Reconsider travel to Sri Lanka: US to its citizens amid crisis

Amid the ongoing economic crisis in Sri Lanka, the US has advised its citizens against travelling t......

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Heavy rains cause flash floods in Sydney, evacuation ordered

The Australian authorities asked thousands of people to evacuate their homes after torrential rain ......

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US man who lived in daughters dorm convicted of abusing her friends

A 62-year-old US man, Lawrence Ray, was convicted of exploiting his daughters college friends for y......

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Ukraine can absolutely win war, Putin has achieved zero objectives: US

The US has said that Ukraine can absolutely win the war against Russia. And if you look at what th......

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US sanctions on banks blow to ordinary citizens: Russia

US sanctions against Sberbank and Alfabank banks are a direct blow to the Russian population [and] ......

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Russia must not win the war against Ukraine: German Chancellor

Addressing the lawmakers in the federal Parliament, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Wednesday said......

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Britain to step up supply of military equipment to Ukraine: Truss

Britains Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said UK is stepping up its supply of military equipment to Ukr......

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India sends 270,000 MT of petrol, diesel to Sri Lanka amid its economic crisis

India has supplied over 270,000 MT of petrol and diesel to Sri Lanka so far under a credit line to ......

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Who are Russian President Vladimir Putins daughters facing US sanctions?

The US, which imposed sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putins daughters, identified them as ......

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Will take strong measures if US House Speaker visits Taiwan: China

China has warned that it would take strong measures if US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan......

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Sri Lankan Prez appoints expert team to deal with economic crisis

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a team of experts to deal with the ongoing ec......

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UAEs Abu Dhabi to ban single-use plastic bags from June

Authorities in Abu Dhabi, the capital city of United Arab Emirates (UAE), announced on Wednesday th......

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Russian women film themselves cutting Chanel bags as brand stops selling to them

Several wealthy Russian women and influencers have been filming themselves cutting their Chanel bag......

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Making contingency plans for possible chemical assaults in Ukraine: WHO

WHOs European head Hans Kluge on Thursday said that its preparing for possible chemical assaults in......

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Australia to impose further sanctions on 67 Russians over Ukraine

Australias Foreign Minister Marise Payne on Thursday said the country will impose financial sanctio......

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Turkey halts journalist Khashoggi trial, transfers it to S Arabia

A Turkish court has decided to halt the trial in absentia of 26 Saudi suspects over the killing of ......

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Russia facing most difficult situation in 3 decades amid sanctions: PM

Russian PM Mikhail Mishustin on Thursday said the country is facing the most difficult situation in......

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German Parliament to vote on COVID-19 vaccine mandate for elderly

The German Parliament known as Bundestag will vote on a series of proposals, including a COVID-19 v......

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US will boycott G20 meeting if Russia is allowed to attend: Yellen

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said US will boycott a number of G20 meetings if Russian officials ......

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May face impairment losses of up to $5 bn due to Russia exit: Shell

Oil and natural gas giant Shell is writing off $4 billion to $5 billion in assets after it pulled i......

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Number of global COVID-19 cases, deaths fell last week: WHO

In its weekly report, the World Health Organization (WHO) said global COVID-19 cases and deaths fel......

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COVID-19 increases risk of blood clots for up to 6 months: Study

COVID-19 can increase the risk of serious blood clots for up to six months after infection, a new S......

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2,200 Indian Sikh pilgrims given visas to attend Baisakhi: Pakistan

Pakistan has issued visas to 2,200 Sikh pilgrims from India for attending Baisakhi celebrations fro......

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Get on the right side of history: Ukraine to Hungary over Russia

Ukraine has accused Hungary of destroying the unity of the European Union over Russias invasion aft......

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Video of pet dog beaten to death by healthcare worker in China sparks criticism

Authorities in China are facing criticism after a video showed a corgi being beaten to death by a h......

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26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed sentenced to 31 years in jail by Pak court

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has sentenced Lashkar-e-Taiba co-founder Hafiz Saeed to 31 year......

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I promise fines for Muslims wearing headscarves: French presidential candidate

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen on Thursday vowed to issue fines to Muslims who wear he......

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2 suspected Pak spies give flat, iPhones to officials of US Prezs secret services

US has busted an alleged ISI cell of Pakistan trying to intrude into the American intelligence and ......

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Imran Khan cries while praising India, says I got lots of love there

Imran Khan broke down while praising India during the live address to Pakistani citizens ahead of n......

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Customer sues Burger King in US, claims Whoppers smaller than advertised

A customer in the US has filed a lawsuit against Burger King, accusing them of misleading customers......

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Gang steals 1,600 kg of cheese worth Rs.17 lakh from dairy farm in Netherlands

A gang of thieves allegedly stole 1,600 kilos of cheese worth $23,000 (around Rs.17 lakh) from a da......

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Woman wins Rs.75 cr lottery after accidentally buying wrong ticket in US

A woman won a $10 million (around Rs.75 crore) lottery after she accidentally bought the wrong lott......

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US envoy said Imran Khan should not have visited Moscow: Pak PM

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said in an address to the nation that the US ambassado......

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She loves her country India: UK finance minister Sunak as he defends wife Akshatas tax

UK Chancellor of Exchequer Rishi Sunak defended his India-born wife Akshata Murthy amid controversy......

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Akshata Murthy, wife of UK minister Rishi Sunak, is richer than the Queen: Report

Akshata Murthy, the wife of British Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and daughter of Infosys Co-founder......

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Alternatives to Russian weapons are too expensive, India told US: Bloomberg report

India has conveyed to the US that the alternatives to Russian weapons are too expensive, Bloomberg ......

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Locals can tell relatives theyre alive: Ukraine Vice PM thanks Musk for Starlink

Ukraines Vice Prime Minister Mykhailo Fedorov has thanked SpaceX CEO Elon Musk for Starlink satelli......

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UK targets lavish lifestyles of Putins daughters with new sanctions

The UK on Friday added Russian President Vladimir Putins two daughters to its sanctions list in a b......

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Japan recognises Covaxin to facilitate travel between both nations

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech informed on Friday that its COVID-19 vaccine, Covaxin, has been reco......

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Pink Floyd members reunite to release 1st song in 28 yrs to raise money for Ukraine

Pink Floyd members have reunited and are releasing their first song in almost 30 years to raise mon......

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At least 35 dead as 2 rockets hit train station used for evacuations in Ukraine

At least 35 people have died and around 100 others have been injured after two rockets hit a train ......

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I accept SC verdict with heavy heart but disappointed: Pak PM ahead of no-trust vote

Pakistan PM Imran Khan on Friday said he is very upset with the Supreme Courts ruling in favour of ......

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No superpower can dictate terms to India: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Pakistan PM Imran Khan, while addressing the nation on the eve of no-trust vote, highlighted Indias......

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21-year-old Indian student shot dead outside subway station in Canada

A 21-year-old student, Kartik Vasudev, from Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh was shot dead in Canadas Tor......

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Woman fearing safety pretends to order pizza on 999 in UK, gets man arrested

A man was arrested after a woman fearing for her safety called 999 and pretended to order a pizza w......

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Friend of Pak PMs wife, whose pic went viral, saw wealth jump during his tenure

The wealth of Pakistan PM Imran Khans wife Bushra Bibis friend Farah Khan, whose picture with a $90......

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We have significant losses of troops: Russia on Ukraine invasion

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on Thursday admitted Russia has suffered significant losses of troo......

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He came from nothing and built a world-class firm: UK FM on Narayana Murthy

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak praised his father-in-law and Infosys Founder NR Narayana Murthy a......

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Will continue to fight till last ball: Pak PM as he faces ouster vote

Pakistan PM Imran Khan said he would continue to fight for Pakistan till the last ball as the count......

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Singapore jails Australian for throwing wine bottle, killing Muslim man

A Singapore court sentenced an Australian man to five-and-a-half years in prison for throwing a win......

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Situation in Ukraines Borodyanka more dreadful than Bucha: Zelenskyy

Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Thursday said that the situation in the town of Borodyank......

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US Speaker Nancy Pelosi tests COVID-19 +ve, Asia trip delayed

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has postponed a planned congressional trip to Asia after she tested p......

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Senate confirms Jackson as first Black woman on US Supreme Court

The US Senate on Thursday confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court, making her the firs......

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Cargo plane splits in two after emergency landing at Costa Rica airport

A DHL cargo plane slid off the runway and broke in half after it made an emergency landing at an ai......

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What will it take US to criticise Modi govts actions against Muslims: US politician

US politician Ilhan Omar took to Twitter and wrote, Why has Biden Administration been so reluctant ......

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Worlds largest diamond miner & Russian shipbuilder sanctioned by US

The US has imposed sanctions on two Russian state-owned firms, Alrosa and United Shipbuilding Corp ......

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2 killed, 8 injured in terror attack at Israeli bar; US condemns shooting

At least two people were killed and eight others were injured after a man opened fire into a crowde......

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Russian forces have fully withdrawn from northern Ukraine: UK

Russian forces have fully withdrawn from northern Ukraine to Belarus and Russia, UKs Ministry of De......

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EU President, diplomatic chief travelling to Kyiv amid conflict

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said she is travelling to Ukraines capital Kyiv,......

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Ukraine forces now in control of Sumy region bordering Russia: Governor

Ukrainian forces are now in control of the entire northeast region of Sumy along the border with Ru......

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Taiwan Prez tests COVID-19 -ve after relative she met tests positive

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wens office on Friday said she tested negative for COVID-19 after a relat......

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EU adopts 5th package of sanctions against Russia; bans coal imports

The European Union (EU) on Friday adopted its fifth package of sanctions against Russia following i......

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3 Shanghai officials sacked over COVID-19 response amid lockdown

Three local officials in Shanghai were sacked over a slack response to the COVID-19 outbreak in Chi......

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US to supply Ukraine with new weapon systems

Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the US will send new weapon systems to Ukraine after NATO fo......

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2 killed after fire breaks out in COVID-19 hospital in Greece

Authorities said two people have died due to a fire that broke out on Wednesday in a COVID-19 hospi......

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Russia bans Australian, New Zealand PMs from entering country

Russia has imposed entry bans on Australian PM Scott Morrison and New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern aft......

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German Parliament rejects vaccine mandate for people aged over 60

The German Parliament on Thursday rejected a proposal for a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for people age......

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Dont expect Russia to be removed from UN Security Council: US

The White House on Friday said that it does not anticipate Russia to be suspended from the United N......

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Russian missile that killed 52 at Ukraine station had for the children written on it

A missile that struck a train station in Ukraines Kramatorsk and killed 52 people, including five c......

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Moderna recalls 7,64,900 COVID-19 vaccine doses over contamination in Europe

Moderna has said it is recalling 7,64,900 doses of its COVID-19 vaccine made by its contract manufa......

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New COVID-19 wave is sweeping across Europe: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday said, Were seeing 1.5 million new (COVID-19) cases ......

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Jordans King to undergo urgent surgery for slipped disc in Germany

Jordans King Abdullah II will undergo urgent surgery for a slipped disc in the back at a hospital i......

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Russia expels 45 Polish diplomats in a tit-for-tat move

Russia has expelled 45 Polish embassy and consulate staff and declared them persona non grata, the ......

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Sri Lankas Oppn threats no-trust vote against govt amid crisis

Sri Lankas main opposition party on Friday said that it would move a no-confidence motion against t......

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Who was Kartik Vasudev, the 21-year-old Indian shot dead in Canada?

Kartik Vasudev, a 21-year-old student from Ghaziabad was shot multiple times outside a subway stati......

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Govt websites hacked as Ukraine Prez addressed Parliament: Finland

Finlands government website and those of several ministries were hit by a cyberattack at the same t......

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Over 44 lakh people fled Ukraine since start of war, says UN

More than 44 lakh people have fled Ukraine since the start of the war in February, according to the......

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Russia has lost over 19,000 troops since invasion began: Ukraine

Ukrainian officials have claimed that Russia has lost over 19,000 troops since its invasion of Ukra......

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European Union to resume diplomatic presence in Kyiv

The European Union (EU) on Friday announced that it will resume its diplomatic presence in Kyiv. No......

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Global pledging event raises $11 bn to support Ukrainians amid war

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Saturday said that a global pledging event ra......

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What is a US green card that Rishi Sunak admitted he held as UK Finance Minister?

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak admitted that he held a US green card for over 18 months after bec......

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No one is telling us why he was shot dead: Father of 21-year-old Indian killed in Canada

Jitesh Vasudev, the father of 21-year-old Kartik who was shot dead in Canada, said, No one is telli......

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132 tortured bodies found in town freed from Russian forces: Ukraine

Ukraines Defence Ministry has accused Russian forces of leaving behind tormented bodies in the town......

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UK PM Boris Johnson meets Ukraine President Zelenskyy in Kyiv, pic surfaces

UK PM Boris Johnson met Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy during a visit to Kyiv on Saturday.......

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Iran will continue to develop its nuclear industry, says Prez

Iran will continue to develop its nuclear industry for peaceful purposes, according to Iranian Pres......

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US denies warning India on Russian oil imports

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki denied that US Deputy NSA Daleep Singh delivered a warning to......

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Imran not in his senses anymore, must be treated as psychopath: Nawaz Sharifs daughter

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter Maryam Nawaz has tweeted, One person who is not in his senses......

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan skips parliament on trust vote day

Pakistan PM Imran Khan was absent in the countrys parliament, which commenced proceedings on Saturd......

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Saudi Arabia to allow 1 million Muslim pilgrims for Haj 2022

Saudi Arabia has said itll allow one million people, from both inside and outside the kingdom, to a......

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian gunman who killed 3 people in a bar

Israeli security forces on Friday hunted down and killed a Palestinian man who had opened fire into......

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British, French divers rescued in Malaysia after over 2 days at sea

A French woman and a British man who disappeared while diving off the coast of Malaysia on Wednesda......

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UN seeks $80 million to prevent oil spill disaster off Yemen coast

The UN said it is seeking $80 million from donor nations to fund an emergency operation to remove a......

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After US & UK, EU imposes sanctions on Putins 2 daughters

The European Union announced new sanctions on 217 people, including Russian President Vladimir Puti......

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EU chief offers Ukraine fast-track membership to European Union

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Friday offered Ukrainian President Volodymyr ......

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Japan bans Russian coal imports, expels eight diplomats

Japan PM Fumio Kishida on Friday announced the expulsion of eight Russian diplomats and a ban on Ru......

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Russia shuts Amnesty Intl, other human rights organisation offices

Russia said its revoking the registration of 15 foreign non-profit organisations, including Amnesty......

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Conflict in Ukraines Donbas region could be knife fight: US

Eastern Ukraines Donbas region, held by rebels, is becoming the main scene of battle after Russia f......

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Avoid travelling to Shanghai due to arbitrary COVID curbs: US to citizens

The US has asked citizens to reconsider travel to China and avoid visiting COVID-19 hotspots, inclu......

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Germany may reintroduce COVID-19 measures in fall: Health Minister

Health Minister Karl Lauterbach on Friday said Germany may reintroduce certain COVID-19 measures su......

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Go to India if you like it so much: Ex-Pak PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter to Imran Khan

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharifs daughter Maryam Sharif has criticised Imran Khan for praising India. S......

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UK FM Sunaks wife Akshata to pay UK taxes on global earnings amid criticism

UK Finance Minister Rishi Sunaks India-born wife Akshata Murthy said shell pay UK taxes on her glob......

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He knows he wont win so decided to campaign for India? Pak PM Imrans ex-wife

After Pakistan PM Imran Khan praised India ahead of a trust vote, his ex-wife Reham Khan said, He k......

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Russian air strikes to increase in Ukraines south, east: UK

Russian air activity is expected to increase in Ukraines south and east, the UKs Defence Ministry s......

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India declares 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeeds son a designated terrorist

The Ministry of Home Affairs has issued a notification declaring Hafiz Talha Saeed, son of Lashkar-......

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Austrian Chancellor Nehammer to visit Ukraine, meet Prez Zelenskyy

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammers office on Friday said he has set off on a one-day visit to Ukrai......

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Macron calls Polish PM far-right anti-Semite amid Putin talks row

French President Emmanuel Macron has called Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki a far-right anti-Semite wh......

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German Prez calls for probe into war crimes against Putin, Lavrov

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Friday called for a war crimes tribunal against Russian......

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Private taxidermy museum with over 1,000 stuffed animals found in Spain

Spain is investigating a businessman who owned a private taxidermy collection with more than 1,000 ......

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Russia seeking to recruit discharged soldiers amid Ukraine war: UK

UKs Defence Ministry claimed on Sunday that Russia is seeking to strengthen its troop numbers in Uk......

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Russian helicopters destroy Ukrainian military convoy: Report

A convoy of Ukrainian military vehicles was destroyed by Russian attack helicopters, a news agency ......

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Deeply disappointed in Putin, he seemed to be man of peace: Ex-Italy PM

Ex-Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi has said that hes deeply disappointed in Russian President Vladimir......

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UK probes leak of Finance Minister Sunaks wifes tax affairs: Reports

The UK has reportedly launched a Whitehall inquiry into how the tax affairs of Finance Minister Ris......

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Freedom struggle begins again: Imran Khan after being removed as Pak PM

Ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan on Sunday made his first remarks after losing a no-confidence motion ......

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Sunak moves out of official UK residence amid row over Akshatas taxes: Reports

British Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has moved out of his Downing Street residence in Lo......

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Video of Pak PM candidate knocking off mics during speeches goes viral

A video of Pakistan PM candidate Shehbaz Sharif knocking off microphones while delivering speeches ......

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Shehbaz Sharif nominated as new Pakistan PM by countrys Opposition

The Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly of Pakistan, Shehbaz Sharif, has been nominated a......

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UK FM Sunak considered resigning over criticism of wifes tax status: Report

UKs Finance Minister Rishi Sunak considered whether he should resign after facing criticism over hi......

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People scream from their windows after a week of total lockdown in Shanghai

A video reportedly showing residents in Chinas Shanghai screaming from their balcony windows has go......

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Planning permanent military presence on our eastern borders: NATO chief

NATO is working to set up a permanent military presence along its eastern borders in a bid to count......

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UK PM travels in train to reach war-hit Ukraine; video of train surfaces

UK PM Boris Johnson travelled on a train from Poland to Ukraine to meet the war-hit countrys Presid......

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1,222 bodies found in Kyiv region so far: Ukrainian official

Ukraines Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova on Sunday said that 1,222 bodies have been found in t......

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Mexicans vote in first-ever referendum against President

Mexicans on Sunday began voting in a referendum on whether President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador sh......

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Strange cloud formation appears over mountain in US, locals share pics

Locals in US Alaska shared pictures of a strange cloud-like formation that appeared above the Lazy ......

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Russian rocket attack completely destroyed Dnipro airport: Ukraine

Russian forces fired rockets into Ukraines Dnipro on Sunday, completely destroying an airport in th......

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Hes an idealist: Simi Garewal shares 2 learnings from Imran Khans exit as Pak PM

Former actor and TV show host Simi Garewal on Sunday tweeted about what Imran Khans exit as Pakista......

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Sri Lankan economic crisis may cause more deaths than COVID: Doctors

The economic crisis in Sri Lanka may lead to more deaths than those caused by COVID-19, according t......

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PM Modi & Biden to hold virtual meet tomorrow to deepen ties

US President Joe Biden will hold a virtual meeting with PM Narendra Modi on Monday to further deepe......

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9-year-old girl writes letter to mother killed in Ukraine, says Ill never forget you

A nine-year-old girl has written a letter to her mother who was killed in Russias war in Ukraine, s......

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Pro-Russian protests in Germany amid conflict in Ukraine

Pro-Russian protesters gathered in Germany on Sunday to protest against discrimination in the count......

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Tunisians rally against Prez Saied, accuse him of failed dictatorship

Thousands of Tunisians took to the streets in capital Tunis to protest against President Kais Saied......

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Australian PM Scott Morrison calls for elections on May 21

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called for federal elections to be held on May 21. Mor......

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Entire European project is Russias target: Ukraine Prez Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Saturday said that Russias aggression is not limited to ......

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Spains Barcelona to ban smoking on all of its 10 beaches

Authorities in Spains second-largest city Barcelona have announced that theyll ban smoking on all o......

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YouTube blocks Russian parliaments Duma TV; Russia criticises

YouTube has blocked Russias lower parliament houses broadcast channel Duma TV, saying that it was t......

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China records 1,351 new COVID-19 cases, highest in Shanghai

China recorded 1,351 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, including 1,318 locally transmitted and 33 imp......

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Imran Khan left Pakistan PMs official home an hour before losing no-trust vote

Imran Khan vacated the Pakistan Prime Ministers official residence almost an hour before he lost a ......

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Imran Khan tried to remove Pakistan Army chief General Bajwa, reports claim; he denies

Ex-Pakistan PM Imran Khan tried to dismiss Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa but a notification ......

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Amit Shah inaugurates Indo-Pak border viewing project at Gujarats Nadabet

Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday inaugurated the border viewing point on the India-Pakistan intern......

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Dozens of Ukrainian civilians found in grave near Kyiv

A grave with dozens of Ukrainian civilians has been found in Buzova village near Kyiv, the latest r......

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Aus PM cooks PM Modis favourite khichdi to celebrate India trade deal, shares pics

Australia PM Scott Morrison took to Instagram to reveal that he celebrated his countrys new trade a......

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Imran Khan removed as Pakistan Prime Minister after losing no-trust vote

Imran Khan has been removed as Pakistan Prime Minister after he lost the no-trust vote against him ......

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New Pak govt will not indulge in politics of revenge: Shehbaz Sharif

Shehbaz Sharif, who has been nominated as the next PM of Pakistan, on Sunday claimed that the new g......

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Woman charged with murder in US Texas for abortion; protest held

A protest was held outside a sheriffs office in US Texas over a 26-year-old woman being allegedly c......

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Plea in Pak court to stop ex-PM Imran Khan from leaving country

The Islamabad High Court will hear a plea seeking to prevent former PM Imran Khan and some minister......

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Palestinians set fire to West Bank shrine: Israeli military

The Israeli military on Sunday claimed that about 100 Palestinians marched towards a West Bank shri......

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Japan & Philippines agree to enhance defence cooperation at 2+2 meeting

Japan and the Philippines agreed to enhance their defence cooperation at the countries first-ever 2......

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Gotabaya govt to blame for Sri Lankas economic crisis: Ex-PM

Ex-Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe on Sunday accused incumbent administration of being responsib......

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Protest outside Sri Lankan Prezs office continues for 2nd day

Sri Lankan protesters continued to occupy the entrance of President Gotabaya Rajapaksas office for ......

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First round of presidential elections underway in France

Voting for the first round of presidential elections started on Sunday. Around 4.8 crore citizens a......

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Ukraine says 12 soldiers returning after prisoner swap with Russia

Ukraines Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk said that 12 of the countrys soldiers are coming ho......

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Names of 6 aides of ex-Pakistan PM Imran Khan added to stop list: Report

The names of six key aides of ousted Pakistan PM Imran Khan have been put on the stop list by the F......

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Pakistan stocks jump the most since 2020 after Imran Khan removed as PM

Pakistan stocks have rallied after former cricketer Imran Khan was removed as Prime Minister, raisi......

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Wont attack Mariupol only, will take Kyiv too: Chechen chief

The leader of Russias republic of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, has said that Russian forces will not j......

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Lakhs of people come out in streets in support of Imran Khan in Pakistan

Lakhs of people across Pakistan came out in streets in support of ousted PM Imran Khan on Sunday. K......

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PTI lawmakers to resign from Paks National Assembly: Imran Khan

Pakistans former Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday said that lawmakers from his party, Pakistan T......

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Ericsson indefinitely suspends its business in Russia

Telecom equipment maker Ericsson on Monday said its suspending its business in Russia indefinitely.......

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Destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems in Ukraine: Russia

Russia on Monday claimed to have destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems that it said was giv......

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N Korea celebrates 10 years of gifted thinker Kim Jong Uns rule

North Korea celebrated 10 years of its ruler Kim Jong Uns leadership on Monday. The government prai......

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Queen Elizabeth II chats with COVID patients, staff at UK hospital

Queen Elizabeth II paid a virtual visit to a hospital in London and interacted with COVID-19 patien......

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Shanghai to lift lockdown in some areas despite COVID-19 surge

Even as over 25,000 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in Chinas Shanghai on Sunday, the authorities ......

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Austrian leader to meet Putin amid Ukraine crisis, says war must stop

Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer has said that he will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in Mo......

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War wouldnt have happened if Ukraine was in NATO: Ukraine minister

Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba during an interview with NBC News said that the war with Rus......

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Macron to face Marine Le Pen in presidential election in France

French President Emmanuel Macron is set to face candidate Marine Le Pen in the presidential electio......

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Jailed Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai appeals to UN over cases

Imprisoned media mogul Jimmy Lais lawyers are asking UN to investigate multiple criminal charges le......

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Pak crisis wont affect its relations with Afghanistan: Taliban

Taliban governments Deputy Spokesperson Inamullah Samangani has said that the political crisis in P......

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Hong Kong Customs seizes record methamphetamine haul worth Rs.387 cr

Hong Kong Customs said on Sunday that it has seized a record haul of methamphetamine worth HK$400 m......

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Sri Lanka will opt for Constitutional means to oust govt: Oppn leader

Sri Lankan Opposition leader Sajith Premadasa has said that country will opt for Constitutional pro......

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2 killed, 10 wounded in nightclub shooting in US Iowa

A shooting inside a nightclub left a man and a woman dead and 10 people wounded in US Iowa on Sunda......

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2,200 men trying to leave Ukraine in breach of martial law detained

Ukraines border agency has said that it has so far detained about 2,200 men of fighting age, who we......

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Shehbaz Sharif elected as Pakistans new Prime Minister

Pakistans Opposition leader Shehbaz Sharif has been elected as the countrys new Prime Minister. The......

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Beer flows, Champagne bubbles as Macron, Le Pen reach final

PARIS: Beer flowed at incumbent Emmanuel Macrons celebration of his first-round victory in the Fre......

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Chechen chief Kadyrov says Russian forces will take Kyiv

Ramzan Kadyrov, the powerful head of Russias republic of Chechnya, said early on Monday that there......

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As Shehbaz Sharif files papers to be PM, Imrans MPs threaten to quit parliament

ISLAMABAD: Pakistans leader of the opposition Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday emerged as the frontrunner ......

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Stop Imran from leaving Pakistan, HC urged

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad high court will hear on Monday a petition that said former PM Imran Khan ......

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Sri Lanka: TNA to support Opposition in ousting President Rajapaksa

COLOMBO: Sri Lankas main Tamil party, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), on Sunday said that it is......

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France votes with Macron seeking new term in tight election

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron faced a tough test Sunday as he sought re-election in a vo......

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Biden expected to release rule on ghost guns in days

WASHINGTON: The Biden administration will come out with its long-awaited ghost gun rule — aimed at......

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Russians gone, Kyiv starts to revive

KYIV: On February 25, the day after Russia invaded Ukraine, Kolya Rybytva gathered his grandmother......

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Australian prime minister calls May 21 election

CANBERRA, Australia: Australias prime minister has called for a May 21 election that will be fough......

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New Zealand reports 6,718 new community cases of Covid-19

WELLINGTON: New Zealand has recorded 6,718 new community cases of Covid-19, said the Ministry of H......

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‘Iran will not retreat from nuclear rights’

TEHRAN: Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on Saturday said Tehran would not give up its right to dev......

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Israeli forces kill Palestinian militant in West Bank clash

NEW DELHI: Israeli soldiers on Saturday killed a Palestinian militant in clashes that broke out in......

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Israel goes on offence after attacks, launches W.Bank raids

JENIN: Israeli forces carried out fresh raids Sunday in the flashpoint West Bank region of Jenin, ......

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Shanghais high asymptomatic Covid rate could be due to including mild cases

SHANGHAI: Shanghais unusually high proportion of asymptomatic cases among its reported Covid-19 in......

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China labels US concerns over Covid regulations groundless accusations

SHANGHAI: Shanghais unusually high proportion of asymptomatic cases among its reported Covid-19 in......

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Shanghai Covid cases keep rising, food supply problems persist

SHANGHAI: Shanghai reported nearly 25,000 locally transmitted Covid-19 infections on Sunday, as re......

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Shanghai residents question human cost of Chinas Covid quarantines

SHANGHAI: Lu, 99, was a long-time resident at Shanghais Donghai Elderly Care hospital, her loved o......

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Ukraine says probing 5,600 alleged war crimes by Russians

LONDON: Ukraine is examining the alleged culpability of 500 Russian leaders for thousands of war c......

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Rishi Sunak faces fresh questions over offshore trust beneficiary claims

LONDON : Britain’s opposition Labour Party called on finance minister Rishi Sunak on Saturday to r......

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Rishi Sunak moves belongings out of Downing Street: Report

LONDON: UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak has moved his belongings out of Downing Street, as he desperatel......

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Wickremesinghe alleges incompetent Gotabaya govt plunged Sri Lanka into economic crisis

COLOMBO: Former Prime minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesingheon Sunday accused the incumbent go......

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Amid economic crisis in Sri Lanka, ration, vegetables from India reach Colombo

COLOMBO: As vegetables and daily ration items sent by New Delhi reached Colombo, India again stepp......

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Sri Lankas President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to hold crucial meeting with 41MPs

COLOMBO: In a bid to find a solution to the current economic, political and social crisis in the c......

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Nepal suspends Central Bank Governor amid forex woes

KATHMANDU: In a rare move, the Nepal government has suspended the countrys Central Bank Governor M......

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Imran Khan could have taken Vajpayee route but instead chose Trump’s path

NEW DELHI: The less than gracious removal of Imran Khan as Pakistan Prime Minister has drawn compa......

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Skilled Indians have a 90 year wait for green cards, the Jumpstart Bill seeks to resolve this

MUMBAI: Biden’s democratic party is not giving up – yet another attempt is being made to introduce......

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Trump suggests he may run in next US presidential election

WASHINGTON: Former US President Donald Trump said he might run for president again, although there......

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Amid failure to capture Kyiv, Putin appoints new commander for Ukraine

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin appointed a new Army General Alexander Dvornikov, command......

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Shelling in Ukraines Luhansk, Dnipro regions wounds one: Officials

Russian forces fired shells into Ukraines Luhansk and Dnipro regions early on Sunday hitting sever......

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Russian forces destroy Ukrainian military convoy

Russian attack helicopters have destroyed a convoy of Ukraines armoured vehicles and anti-aircraft......

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Welcome back to purana Pakistan, says Bilawal Bhutto after Imran Khans ouster

ISLAMABAD: We welcome (you) back to the purana Pakistan, top opposition leader Bilawal Bhutto Zard......

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Civilians flee east Ukraine as Kyiv readies for big battles

KRAMATORSK, UKRAINE: Ukraine is preparing for big battles against Moscows forces in the east of th......

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Dozens of Ukrainians found in grave near Kyiv as battle looms in east

KYIV: A grave with dozens of civilians has been found in Buzova village near Kyiv, a Ukrainian off......

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Imran Khans close aide raided, claims his party

LAHORE: Hours after Prime Minister Imran Khan was ousted from power through a no-confidence motion......

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132 bodies found in Ukraine mass grave

KYIV: At least 132 bodies have been found at a mass grave in Ukraine’s Makariv town, located some ......

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UKs PM, in Ukraine, offers armoured vehicles, anti-ship missiles

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, on a visit to Kyiv, Saturday vowed UK armoured vehic......

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Nato shifts to providing longer-range weapons

WASHINGTON : Slovakia’s decision to provide Ukraine with a Soviet-era S-300 air defence unit, a mo......

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Pressure mounts on Sri Lanka leader to quit as crisis grows

COLOMBO: Thousands of Sri Lankans rallied in the countrys main business district and Christian cle......

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Out! After day-long drama, Imran Khan loses midnight vote; removed as Pakistan PM

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan PM Imran Khan was ousted from government an hour past midnight on Saturday in ......

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Pakistan National Assembly adjourned, to meet again on Monday to elect new PM

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly proceedings were adjourned in the early hours of Sunday and the House......

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We will not take revenge, wont do injustice to anybody: Shahbaz Sharif after no-trust vote win

ISLAMABAD: After Imran Khan lost the no-confidence vote in the National Assembly, Pakistan Muslim ......

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Pakistan National Assembly to meet again on Monday to elect new PM

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly proceedings were adjourned in the early hours of Sunday and the House......

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We will not take revenge, wont do injustice to anybody: Shahbaz

ISLAMABAD: After Imran Khan lost the no-confidence vote in the National Assembly, Pakistan Muslim ......

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Russia shuffles command to revive campaign; BoJo lands in Ukraine

MOSCOW: Russia reorganised the command of its flagging offensive in Ukraine, selecting a general w......

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Use influence to mediate Russia-Ukraine truce: Tharoor to govt

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Tuesday said that the Indian government should use its influence to m......

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US seeks to suspend Russia from UN Human Rights Council

US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield said the US will seek to suspend Russia from the UN......

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Poland to buy 250 Abrams tanks from US amid conflict in Ukraine

Poland has signed a deal with the US to buy 250 Abrams tanks as it seeks to bolster its defence ami......

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Moldova needs international support to cope with Ukraine crisis: PM

Moldova PM Natalia Gavrilita said on Tuesday that the country requires international support to cop......

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South Africa ends COVID-19 state of disaster, lifts restrictions

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday said the country will end its national state of d......

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Truck spills hundreds of McVities biscuits on road in UK, pics go viral

Hundreds of McVities biscuit boxes were split on a road after they tumbled out of the truck carryin......

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China harvesting organs from living prisoners for transplants, research claims

China is suspected of removing organs from living prisoners, claims a research by Australian Nation......

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US dollar reaches over 300 against Sri Lankan rupee for the 1st time

Sri Lankas local banks said that the US dollar reached over 300 against the Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) ......

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UK adds 9 new symptoms of COVID-19 to its official list

Nine new symptoms of COVID-19 have emerged in the UK, two years after the pandemic started. These a......

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Pic from space shows dead bodies lying on a street in Ukraine

A satellite picture showed dead bodies lying on Yablonska Street in Ukraines Bucha after Russian in......

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US, UK & Australia plan to develop hypersonic missiles under AUKUS

A US official said that the US, the UK and Australia plan to work together via their security allia......

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Latvia & Estonia to close 4 Russian consulates amid Ukraine war

Latvia and Estonia have ordered the closure of four Russian consulates and expulsion of their respe......

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Deeply concerned over economic crisis in Sri Lanka: US

The US on Tuesday said that its deeply concerned over Sri Lankas economic crisis and urged authorit......

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Czech Republic sends tanks to Ukraine in latest military aid

The Czech Republic has sent tanks and infantry fighting vehicles to Ukraine, Reuters reported citin......

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Finland and Sweden welcome to join NATO: Secretary General

Finland and Sweden would be welcomed in NATO by member countries if the two Nordic nations decided ......

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Civilians crushed with tanks for Russians pleasure: Zelenskyy tells UN

Likening Russias actions in Ukraine to that of terrorist organisations such as the Islamic State, U......

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Russia to resume flights with 52 friendly nations from April 9: PM

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Monday said Russia will lift COVID-19 restrictions and resume f......

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Will impose sanctions on 9 Russian, 9 Belarusian individuals: Canada

Canada on Monday said it will impose sanctions on nine Russian and nine Belarusian individuals that......

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Fuel shortage at Russias embassy in Ireland in backlash over invasion

The Russian embassy in Ireland has complained of a shortage of fuel after its provider refused to d......

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Sri Lankan lawmakers call for formation of interim govt amid crisis

A group of governing party lawmakers in Sri Lanka on Tuesday called for the formation of an interim......

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99% of worlds population breathes poor quality air: WHO

The WHO on Monday said 99% of the worlds population breathes air that is unhealthy and does not mee......

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5 killed, over 10 injured as truck collides with train in Hungary

Authorities on Tuesday said five people were killed and over 10 injured after a truck collided with......

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Kuwaits govt resigns ahead of no-trust vote amid political crisis

The Kuwaiti government on Tuesday resigned ahead of a no-confidence vote in the Parliament against ......

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Have urged Putin to declare ceasefire in Ukraine: Hungarian PM Orban

Hungarian PM Viktor Orban said on Wednesday that he had urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to d......

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S Korea to provide more jobs to Sri Lankans amid economic crisis

South Korea has said it will focus on providing more jobs to Sri Lankans amid the latters economic ......

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European Union proposes ban on Russian coal amid new sanctions

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday said the EU is set to impose furthe......

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China calls for probe into disturbing killings in Ukraines Bucha

Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Wednesday said that reports and images about t......

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US approves sale of air defence system worth $95 million to Taiwan

The US Defence Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) on Tuesday said the US has approved the potential......

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Potential for intl conflict between great powers is increasing: US

US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Mark Milley has said the potential for significant intern......

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Great white shark kills 2 swimmers as body washes ashore in Durban

Two swimmers have been killed by a great white shark in a series of fatal attacks in Durban, South ......

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Netherlands prevents 14 Russian yachts from leaving over sanctions

The Dutch government said it is preventing 14 Russian yachts, including 12 under construction, from......

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West derailing our peace talks with Ukraine, fuelling hysteria: Russia

Kremlin said on Wednesday that peace talks between Moscow and Kyiv werent progressing rapidly. Russ......

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Canadian authorities recommend 4th COVID vaccine for the elderly

Canadas National Advisory Committee on Immunisation (NACI) has recommended a fourth COVID-19 vaccin......

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Driver dies after ramming car into Russian Embassy in Bucharest

Police on Wednesday said a car crashed into the gate of the Russian Embassy in Bucharest, Romania b......

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