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Pak Finance Minister verbally resigns from post amid foreign trip

Pakistans Finance Minister Miftah Ismail tweeted on Sunday that hes verbally resigned from his post......

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Super Typhoon Noru leaves 5 rescuers dead in north Philippines

Five rescuers lost their lives as Typhoon Noru hit the northern Philippines. Governor Daniel Fernan......

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Russia likely to face high attrition among conscripts: UK

The UK believes Russian forces in Ukraine will witness high attrition among conscripts being drafte......

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9 including 5 children killed as gunman opens fire at school in Russia, later kills himself

A gunman killed nine people, including five children, and wounded 20 others at a school in Russia o......

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Pakistan minister Marriyum Aurangzeb heckled in London, called thief; video surfaces

Videos showing supporters of Imran Khans PTI heckling Pakistan minister Marriyum Aurangzeb in Londo......

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Far-right Giorgia Meloni wins Italys election, set to become countrys 1st female PM

Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni has claimed victory in Italys election, and is set to become the co......

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MEA criticises US medias biased India coverage, says, You know what they will write

MEA S Jaishankar has criticised the mainstream US media, including The Washington Post, for its bia......

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Protest against mobilisation erupts in Russias Dagestan, police fire shots

Police in Russias Dagestan fired warning shots to disperse protesters demonstrating against partial......

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Man opens fire, shoots commander in Russian army office after refusing to fight Ukraine

A gunman opened fire in a Russian army enlistment office amid Kremlins military mobilisation order ......

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Sister of man killed in anti-hijab protests chops off her hair on his grave in Iran

A video showing a crying woman chopping off her hair on the grave of her brother who died during th......

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Japan bans export of goods related to chemical weapons to Russia

Japans Chief Cabinet Secretary Hirokazu Matsuno said on Monday that the country has decided to ban ......

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Fire breaks out at worlds biggest fresh produce market in Paris

A fire broke out in a warehouse at the worlds biggest fresh produce market, Rungis International Ma......

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US, South Korea launch drills after North Korea fired short-range missile

United States and South Korea launched drills off the Korean Peninsulas east coast on Monday. More ......

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Wont recognise referendums in eastern Ukraine: Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan has said it will not recognise the possible annexation of Ukraines eastern regions by Ru......

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Ukraine receives national advanced surface-to-air missile system from US

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said that the country has received the National Advance......

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Hong Kong cardinal, 5 others go on trial over fund for protesters

A 90-year-old Catholic cardinal and five others went on trial in Hong Kong on Monday over their rol......

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Gunman who killed 13 at school in Russia wore Swastika on t-shirt

The gunman who killed 13 people, including seven children, at a school in Russia was wearing a swas......

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N Korea, China resumed cross-border freight train service: S Korea

South Koreas Unification Ministry said on Monday that North Korea and China have resumed their cros......

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Pak military helicopter crashes in Balochistan; 6 soldiers dead

As many as six soldiers on board a Pakistan military helicopter died after it crashed in Balochista......

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Russian President Putin to meet Belarusian President Lukashenko today

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko in Moscow on M......

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US warns Russia of catastrophic consequences if it uses nuclear weapons

US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan on Sunday warned of catastrophic consequences if Russia ......

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PM Modi, Netanyahus famous beach pic is symbol of how things are done: Israeli envoy

Israeli Ambassador to India Naor Gilon has said that PM Narendra Modis 2017 visit to Israel was a g......

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Plot to kidnap Belgiums Justice Minister uncovered; 4 arrested

Belgiums Justice Minister Vincent Van Quickenborne on Monday remained under police protection after......

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You are not fooling anybody: India to US over F-16 package for Pakistan

On being questioned about the US move to approve a Foreign Military Sale to Pakistan for the sustai......

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Russia will face catastrophic consequences if it uses nukes: US

US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan on Sunday said Russia would face catastrophic consequenc......

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China coup trends on Twitter amid rumours about Prez Jinpings house arrest

Unverified claims about Chinese President Xi Jinpings house arrest have given rise to rumours among......

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Iran summons British and Norwegian ambassadors: Report

Tehran summoned the ambassadors of Britain and Norway on Saturday, Irans state media said. Britains......

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Support for rioters contrary to US diplomatic stance: Iran

US support for rioters is in contrast with Washingtons diplomatic stance towards Tehran, Irans Fore......

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Retired senior army officer shot dead by guerrillas in Myanmar

A retired high-ranking army officer was shot dead at his home in Myanmars Yangon, the countrys mili......

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24 dead, several missing after boat sinks in Bangladesh

At least 24 people were killed after a boat capsized in Bangladeshs Panchagarh district on Sunday. ......

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Chinese national gets 7 years in prison for gold smuggling in Bdesh

A court in Bangladesh on Sunday handed a 7-year prison sentence to a Chinese national for smuggling......

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Russian minister backs permanent membership in UNSC for India

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during his address at the 77th Session of the UN General Ass......

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Sikh student detained for wearing Kirpan at US university, video surfaces

A Sikh student at the University of North Carolina in US was detained on the campus for wearing a K......

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First pic of ledger stone installed at Queens final resting place released

The first picture of the new ledger stone marking UK Queen Elizabeth IIs final resting place at the......

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World Bank Prez faces calls to resign over climate crisis remark, says Wont quit

World Bank President David Malpass said he wont resign after facing criticism for his earlier remar......

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Progress in talks to buy LNG from UAE: German Chancellor Scholz

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Sunday arrived in Abu Dhabi where he said he had made progress in ......

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India perceived as the voice of the Global South: EAM Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on Saturday that one of the key takeaways from UN Gener......

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Pink Floyd Co-founder cancels Poland show after remarks on Ukraine war

Pink Floyd Co-founder Roger Waters has cancelled concerts planned in the Polish city of Krakow afte......

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Pics of Ukrainian soldier before and after his capture by Russians released

Pictures showing Ukrainian soldier Mykhailo Dianovs condition before and after he was captured by R......

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We had no choice but to take military action: Russian FM at UNGA

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told leaders at the UN General Assembly that Moscow had no c......

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US playing with fire around Taiwan: Russian FM at UNGA

During his address at the UN General Assembly, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov accused the U......

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German Chancellor meets Saudi Crown Prince for talks on energy partnership

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has said he wants to deepen energy partnership with Saudi Arabia and ......

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Armed bandits killed 15 at mosque in Nigeria, residents claim

A gang of armed bandits killed 15 people at a mosque in Ruwan Jema in Nigerias Zamfara, residents a......

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Philippines evacuates coasts as Super Typhoon Noru approaches

People are being evacuated from coastal areas and hundreds are unable to travel by sea as Super Typ......

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Protests held over military mobilisation in Russia, hundreds arrested

Russian police arrested hundreds of people as they dispersed peaceful protests organised against mi......

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North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of US VP Harris Seoul trip

North Korea fired a short-range ballistic missile from near Taechon located north of Pyongyang, Sou......

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Suicide bombing near Somalian capital kills 1 soldier, injures 6

One soldier was killed and six others were injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a milit......

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Palestinian militant shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

A Palestinian militant was shot dead by Israeli forces during an operation in the West bank on Sund......

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Will deploy armed forces to help with response: Canadian PM on Hurricane Fiona

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has said that the countrys armed forces will be deployed to help with cl......

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Iran criticises US for easing internet sanctions amid protests

After the US announced exceptions to sanctions to help provide internet services to Iranian people ......

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Those who defend terrorists, do so at own peril says India in message to China, Pak

In a message to China and Pakistan at the UN General Assembly, MEA S Jaishankar said, Those who pol......

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Japan ex-PM Abes funeral to cost more than UK Queens funeral: Reports

Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abes state funeral will cost more than UKs Queen Elizabeth IIs recent sta......

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Iran planning proportional response to Ukraine downgrading ties

Iran is planning a proportional response to Ukraine downgrading ties with the country over unconfir......

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Japan to welcome back foreign tourists from October 11

Japanese PM Fumio Kishida has said his country will welcome back tourists from October 11 this year......

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730 detained in anti-mobilisation protests across Russia: Rights group

At least 730 people were detained across Russia on Saturday at protests against Kremlins military m......

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India & other Quad nations commit to expanding UN Security Council

The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue or Quad has committed to expanding the permanent and non-perman......

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Piyush Goyal discusses bilateral ties with Singaporean minister

Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal met Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Singapore Senior Minister and Coordinati......

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VHP protests outside UK Embassy over attacks on Indians in Britain

Members of Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Saturday gathered outside the UK Embassy in Delhi to prot......

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Death toll from migrant boat capsize off Syria reaches 94

The death toll from a migrant boat capsize earlier this week off the Syrian coast has climbed to 94......

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Indian-origin UK minister Braverman wins 1st Queen Elizabeth II award

UKs Indian-origin Home Secretary Suella Braverman has become the first-ever recipient of the Queen ......

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Egypt to bid for hosting 2036 Olympic Games: Sports Minister

Egyptian Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi said that the country will apply to host the Summer Olympic G......

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India-Bhutan border gates reopen for tourists after 2.5 years

The India-Bhutan border gates in Assam were reopened for tourists on Friday after two and a half ye......

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Must deal decisively: Irans Prez on protests over Aminis death

Iran must deal decisively with those who oppose the countrys security and tranquillity, Iranian Pre......

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Influencer facing 6 yrs jail in Russia for using Instagram; shares pic of her crying

Russian fashion influencer Veronika Loginova has said shes facing six years in jail for using Insta......

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2 killed as typhoon hits central Japan; thousands without power

Typhoon Talas struck central Japan on Saturday, unleashing torrential rains and severe winds that l......

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First pic of UK King Charles carrying out duties with official Red Box released

UK King Charles has been pictured with his official Red Box in which the British monarch receives g......

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PM Modi selectively quoted by western leaders: Russia on not an era of war remark

Russian Ambassador Denis Alipov has reacted to PM Narendra Modis not an era of war remark to Russia......

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War crimes committed in Ukraine, UN-mandated probe body says

The UNs Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine has concluded that Russian forces committed war crimes in ......

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Quad nations sign Humanitarian Assistance Disaster Relief Guidelines

Members of the four-nation Quadrilateral Security Dialogue or the Quad signed the Humanitarian Assi......

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Booker Prize-winning author Hilary Mantel dies aged 70

Booker Prize-winning author Hilary Mantel has died, publishing company HarperCollins said on Friday......

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4 Ukrainian regions begin voting on whether they will join Russia

Four Ukrainian regions, which are mostly under Russian military occupation, began voting on Friday ......

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7 killed, 40 injured in explosion near mosque in Kabul

An explosion near a mosque in Afghanistans capital Kabul on Friday claimed the lives of at least se......

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COVID-19-like virus found in Russian bats, can infect humans & is immune to vaccines

A new virus similar to the COVID-19 virus has been found in Russian bats, a new study has said, add......

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Moscow not threatening anybody with nukes: Russian minister

Russias Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov on Friday said Moscow was not threatening anyone wit......

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Foreign ministers of US, China meet amidst tensions over Taiwan

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of a UN ......

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Former Chinese deputy minister jailed for life over bribery

Former deputy minister of Chinas Public Security Ministry has been jailed for life by a court for a......

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2 Liberian officials detained in South Korea for raping teenagers

South Korean police said on Friday that they had detained two Liberian government officials for all......

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Russian minister calls Zelenskyy b*****d & walks out of UN meet amid criticism

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday defended Russias invasion of Ukraine during a me......

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US sanctions Irans morality police after 22-yr-old womans death

The US on Thursday imposed sanctions on Irans morality police, accusing it of abuse and violence ag......

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Iran Prez cancels interview in US after journalist refuses to wear headscarf; she shares pic

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi cancelled an interview with journalist Christiane Amanpour after sh......

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South Korean President Yoon caught on hot mic calling US lawmakers f***ers

South Koreas President Yoon Suk-yeols remarks about US lawmakers were caught on a hot mic. Yoon rea......

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Huge gold and copper deposits discovered in Saudi Arabia

Huge gold and copper deposits have been discovered in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Geological Survey ann......

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Chinese man who attacked women at restaurant jailed for 24 years

A man who led an attack on four women eating at a restaurant in China has been jailed for 24 years.......

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Helicopter carrying politicians gets stuck in wire & crashes in Brazil; video surfaces

A helicopter carrying politicians and other people crashed in Brazils Minas Gerais after it acciden......

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We will confront enemies: Iranian army amid protests over womans death

The Iranian army has said itll confront the enemies to ensure security amid the ongoing demonstrati......

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Poland distributes iodine pills amid fighting near Ukraine nuclear plant

Amid fighting around Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant in neighbouring Ukraine, Poland has distribut......

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Rs.3,600 crore F-16 fighter jets assistance to Pak not designed as a message to India: US

Commenting on US $450-million (over Rs.3,600 crore) sustainment package for Pakistans F-16 fighter ......

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Prepare for blackouts if Russia switches off power grid: Estonia to citizens

Estonian PM Kaja Kallas has told citizens that power blackouts are possible if Russia decides to di......

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Boat carrying migrants from Lebanon sinks off Syria, 34 dead

At least 34 migrants have died after a boat carrying migrants from Lebanon capsized off Syrias coas......

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7 killed in landslides in El Salvador after days of rain

At least seven people have died after their homes were buried in landslides following four days of ......

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Hong Kong to end mandatory hotel quarantine for travellers

Hong Kongs government has said that people arriving in the city from September 26 will no longer ha......

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Armenia & Azerbaijan accuse each other of breaking ceasefire agreement

Armenia and Azerbaijan on Friday accused each other of opening fire overnight, breaking last weeks ......

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Nearly 200 pilot whales die after being stranded on Australia beach

Nearly 200 pilot whales have died after being stranded on a beach on the west coast of Tasmania, Au......

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Ex-diplomat & US State Secretarys father Donald Blinken dies aged 96

Donald Blinken, an ex-US diplomat and father of US State Secretary Antony Blinken, has died aged 96......

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World must use military force if Iran builds nuclear weapon: Israel

The international community should respond with military force and not words if Iran develops nucle......

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Putin was pushed into invading Ukraine: Italys ex-PM Berlusconi

Former Italian PM Silvio Berlusconi on Thursday said Russias President Vladimir Putin was pushed by......

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Panel including PM Modi, Pope must be set up to broker Russia-Ukraine peace: Mexico

Mexico has proposed a council that would include PM Narendra Modi, Pope Francis and UN Secretary-Ge......

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India in touch with UK to prevent further attacks: MEA on Leicester row

After a temple was vandalised in Leicester, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagch......

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India should be a permanent UNSC member: EAM Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said India not being a permanent member of the UN Security C......

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India-Brazil-S Africa trilateral meeting held in New York

Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar, Brazils Foreign Affairs Minister Carlos Alberto Franca a......

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PM Modi to visit Japan for state funeral of Japans ex-PM Shinzo Abe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to visit Japan on September 27 to attend the state funeral of f......

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UK deepening links with fellow democracies like India: Liz Truss

UK Prime Minister Liz Truss said her country is deepening links with fellow democracies like India,......

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Saudi Arabia to start programme to send woman astronaut into space

Saudi Arabia on Thursday said it will start a training programme with the aim to send a woman astro......

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 hits Mexico, 2nd major quake this week

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Mexico on Thursday, causing at least two deaths and damaging buil......

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Will prefer to die in democratic India over artificial China: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama on Thursday said that hed prefer to breathe his last in the fre......

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Paks ISI considers me an enemy: Indian-American lawmaker Krishnamoorthi

Indian-American lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi said that Pakistans Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) ......

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Why arent India, Japan & Ukraine UNSC permanent members: Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has questioned why countries like India, Brazil, Japan, and......

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India strongly calls for immediate end of Ukraine war at UNSC

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, while speaking at United Nations Security Council (UNSC) br......

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Ive never seen anything like this: Angelina Jolie in flood-hit Pakistan

Actress Angelina Jolie, who is in Pakistan to provide help to people affected by floods, has said, ......

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Russia orders airlines to stop selling tickets to men aged 18-65 amid war: Report

Kremlin has reportedly ordered Russian airlines to stop selling international flight tickets to men......

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UK lifts moratorium on fracking to bolster energy security

The British government on Thursday lifted its ban on fracking, saying the aim is to bolster its ene......

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Russians google How to leave Russia, How to break arm at home amid mobilisation call

Google search trends in Russia showed a spike in queries like how to leave Russia and how to break ......

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Graphic shows rush of flights leaving Russia after Putins threat

A graphic shared by global flight tracking service Flightradar24 shows flights leaving Russia after......

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US President Joe Biden appears lost on stage after his speech; video surfaces

A video of US President Joe Biden appearing lost on stage after his speech at an event has surfaced......

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Russia frees 215 Ukrainians, others in exchange for 55 including Putin ally

Ukraines President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said 215 Ukrainian and foreign citizens have been released b......

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Jaishankar compares India & Chinas economy, lists 3 big things that went wrong for us

Comparing the economies of India and China in US, MEA S Jaishankar said, There were three big thing......

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Ukraine calls for Russia to be stripped of veto rights at UNSC

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged the UN to impose just punishment on Russia and strip ......

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Over 1,300 arrested at anti-mobilisation protests in Russia

Protests were held in several cities in Russia on Wednesday against President Vladimir Putins annou......

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Hungarian PM says EUs sanctions on Russia should be scrapped: Report

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban told his ruling party that European Unions sanctions against ......

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China calls for dialogue after Russian Presidents warning to West

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said Beijing urged all parties engaged in Russia-......

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N Korea may soon launch new missile submarine: US-based think tank

North Korea might be preparing to launch a new submarine believed to be capable of firing ballistic......

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Near-total internet blackout in Iran amid protests against Mahsa Aminis death

Iranians witnessed a near-total internet blackout on Wednesday amid protests against the death of 2......

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Ex-Honduras First Lady gets 14 years in prison on fraud charges

A court in Honduras has sentenced the countrys former First Lady Rosa Bonilla to 14 years and one m......

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G7 vows targeted sanctions against Russia in further support for Ukraine

Foreign Ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) nations, who met on the sidelines of the 77th session ......

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N Korea denies sending arms to Russia, asks US to keep mouth shut

North Korea said it has never exported weapons or ammunition to Russia and has no plans to do so. ......

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At least 1 dead as Mexico hit by 2nd powerful earthquake in a week

At least one person has been killed after a 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck western Mexico on Thurs......

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Russia-Finland border traffic rises after Putins mobilisation move

The Finnish Border Guard on Thursday said that traffic arriving at Finlands eastern border with Rus......

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PM Modi has a powerful, influential voice on the world stage: UK

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Russian President Vladimir Putin that this is not the time ......

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German man jailed for life for killing cashier who told him to wear mask

A 50-year-old German man was jailed for life on Tuesday for shooting dead a petrol station cashier,......

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Pet kangaroo kills owner, tries to stop medics from accessing his body in Australia

A pet kangaroo killed its 77-year-old owner in Australias Redmond, the countrys first fatal kangaro......

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Ray of sun shines down on Queens coffin; pic goes viral

A picture showing a ray of sun shining down on the Queens coffin during a procession to transport h......

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Waterfalls appear at worlds hottest place after massive flooding in US; video released

A video showing muddy waterfalls flowing down the mountainside in Death Valley National Park in US ......

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Which world leaders will attend Queen Elizabeths funeral on September 19?

US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden are among the world leaders whove confirmed their ......

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North Korea will self-destruct if it uses nuclear weapons: South Korea

South Korea on Tuesday warned North Korea that using its nuclear weapons would put it on a path of ......

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India to assume G20 Presidency in Dec, summit to be held in Sept 2023

India will assume the Presidency of G20 for one year, from December 1, 2022, to November 30, 2023, ......

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Funeral directors ad on hearse carrying Queens body to Edinburgh removed mid-way

The branding of a funeral directors company on Queen Elizabeth IIs hearse was removed mid-way as it......

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Mexican drug lord jailed for killing US agent granted house arrest

The co-founder of Mexicos Guadalajara drug cartel, Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo, has been granted ho......

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Saudi police arrest man seen with Umrah for Queen Elizabeth banner

A Yemeni man was arrested by Saudi police on Monday after he posted online a video of him holding a......

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UK police officer who shot dead unarmed man suspended from duty

A police officer who shot dead a 24-year-old unarmed Black man in south London last week has been s......

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Arrests made in killing of Revolutionary Guards colonel, Iran says

Several people have been arrested in connection with the killing of a colonel of Irans Revolutionar......

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Concerned about Russia aggravating Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict: US

The US is concerned that Russia could try to aggravate the situation arising out of the latest figh......

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Queen Elizabeth IIs will to be sealed and locked in a safe for at least 90 years

The will of Queen Elizabeth II will be sealed and locked in a safe for at least 90 years. The pract......

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India issues statement as deadly border conflict erupts between Armenia & Azerbaijan

A deadly border conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan erupted this week, killing around 50 Armeni......

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49 soldiers killed in border clashes with Azerbaijan: Armenia

Armenia said at least 49 of its troops were killed in clashes with Azerbaijan, the worst fighting b......

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Ukrainian Prez urges West for more arms as troops recapture territory

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has called upon the West to speed up deliveries of weapons ......

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Indian-origin man jailed in Singapore for stealing 3 Coca-Cola cans

A 61-year-old Indian-origin man was sentenced to six weeks jail for stealing three Coca-Cola cans w......

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King Charles, siblings hold silent vigil for Queen Elizabeth II

King Charles III and his siblings held a silent vigil at the side of their mother Queen Elizabeth I......

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Well make it through this winter: Germanys Scholz on energy crisis

While speaking at an event in Berlin, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz said new liquefied natural gas ......

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Germany seeks talks with Switzerland on nuclear waste site controversy

Germany is seeking to hold talks with Switzerland over the proposal of sending nuclear waste to a r......

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Papua New Guinea proclaims King Charles III as head of state

Papua New Guinea leaders held a ceremony to proclaim King Charles III as the countrys new head of s......

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Stampede at stadium in Kenya ahead of presidential inauguration, many injured

People in Kenyas Nairobi forced their way into a stadium where William Ruto will be inaugurated as ......

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William Ruto sworn in as Kenyas 5th President

William Ruto was sworn in as Kenyas fifth President on Tuesday following his narrow election win la......

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Police officer, 1 other shot dead by man in Canada; 3 injured

A Toronto traffic police officer was shot dead along with another person in the Greater Toronto Are......

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China-Russia relationship on the right track: Beijing

The relationship between Russia and China is on the right track, senior Chinese diplomat Yang Jiech......

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Pakistan court extends ex-PM Imran Khans bail in terrorism case

An anti-terrorism court in Islamabad on Monday extended the bail granted to Pakistans former Prime ......

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EU energy ministers to meet on Sept 30 to approve emergency measures

Energy ministers of EU member nations will meet on September 30 in an attempt to approve bloc-wide ......

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Fire at Iranian oilfield brought under control; sabotage alleged

A fire that is suspected to be the result of an act of sabotage at Irans Shadegan oilfield was brou......

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50 mn people in modern slavery amid COVID, conflicts and climate crisis: ILO

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15,000 overworked nurses in US Minnesota go on a 3-day strike

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Russia detains man suspected of sending military aircraft pics to Ukraine

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Ukrainian forces outnumbered Russian troops: Russia-installed official

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We have retaken 6,000 sq km from Russia: Ukraine Prez Zelenskyy

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Up to 100 King Charles staff could lose jobs as he moves to Buckingham Palace: Report

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It is policy to provide maintenance: US on jet sustenance programme for Pak

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Queens last flight becomes the most tracked flight in history with over 5 million views

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PM Modi to discuss cooperation under UN with Russian Prez: Kremlin

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India makes its own decisions: US on military drills in Russia

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COVID-19s end is in sight: WHO Chief

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At least 17 mn people in Europe experienced long COVID-19: WHO

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30 Indians rescued in Myanmar after being cheated in job scam: Report

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3rd suspect arrested in Argentine VPs attempted assassination

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Chinas Xi meets Kazakh leader on 1st foreign trip since pandemic

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Paris to turn off Eiffel Tower lights early to save electricity

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Russia spent $300 million to covertly influence world politics: US

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Pak collected $40 million to build a mega dam & spent $63 million on its ads

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Russian President Putins limousine attacked: Reports

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India confirms disengagement with Chinese troops at Hot Springs in Ladakh

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Kazakhstan to change name of capital from Nur-sultan back to Astana

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Woman carrying skull-less foetus forced to travel 2,250 km to terminate pregnancy in US

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UK to observe 2-min national silence during Queens state funeral

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Putin doesnt believe Ukraine invasion a mistake: German Chancellor

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US singer R Kelly convicted of child pornography charge

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I have not returned empty-handed from India: Bangladesh PM Hasina

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Armenia, Azerbaijan agree on ceasefire after deadly clashes

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US returns 2,000-year-old coin worth $1 million to Israel

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Qatar school shut after 4-yr-old Indian girl dies in bus

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Indian-American Shefali Duggal appointed US Ambassador to the Netherlands

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Biden administration appointed 130 Indian-Americans: US official

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Chinas Xi and Russias Putin meet in Uzbekistan, discuss ties

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The current era is not an era of war: PM Modi to Russian Prez on Ukraine war

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Want to transform India into a manufacturing hub: PM at SCO summit

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Cant offer birthday wishes to you in advance, says Putin to PM Modi; video surfaces

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Bodies of 440 people found in a grave in city recaptured from Russia by Ukraine

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Turkey to pay for 25% Russian gas supplies in roubles, says Putin

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PM Modi, Turkish Prez Erdogan discuss bilateral ties in Samarkand

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Extreme hunger rose 123% in climate change-hit countries: Ofxam

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Bahrain confirms first case of monkeypox in 29-year-old expatriate

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9 killed, 20 injured in stampede at concert in Guatemala

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2 police officers stabbed in area just minutes away from where the Queens coffin is placed

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PM Modi thanks Uzbek Prez for hosting SCO summit; discusses ties

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German Chancellor Scholz, US Speaker Pelosi meet amid Ukraine war

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Queen Elizabeths funeral security may cost Rs.60 crore: Ex-royal security officer

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SCO must create resilient supply chain in our region: PM amid Ukraine war

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Former Lankan Prez Sirisena named suspect in 2019 terror attacks

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Queens relative faints as her coffin arrives in Westminster Hall; pic surfaces

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PM Modi poses with Chinas Xi, Russias Putin for group photo at SCO Summit

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Not inviting Russia to Queen Elizabeth IIs funeral blasphemous: Moscow

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Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan report heavy weapon use in border clash

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Hungary can no longer be considered a full democracy: EU Parliament

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Texas sends 2 buses of migrants to US Vice President Harris home

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Pakistan is moving around with a begging bowl in hand today: Pakistan PM

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Putin laughs as Pak PM struggles with headphones during meeting; video surfaces

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Fiji PMs son charged with domestic violence in Australia

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At least 8 killed as flash floods hit central Italy

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Ex-US teacher charged with sex crimes after posting TikToks of students

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90,000 people treated in 1 day for water-borne diseases in flood-hit Pak

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Putin thanks Chinas Xi for his balanced position on Ukraine

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US announces new $600 million arms package for Ukraine

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US will cross red line if it sends longer-range missiles to Ukraine: Russia

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Supplying weapons to Ukraine morally acceptable: Pope Francis

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1 killed in Kherson in Ukrainian strike: Pro-Russia official

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Chinese officials banned from viewing Queen Elizabeths coffin in UK: Reports

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Who is invited and who is not to Queen Elizabeths funeral?

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Massive fire at skyscraper in China; video surfaces

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Germanys Oktoberfest opens after a break of 2 years

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Pakistan super floods impacted 16 million children: UNICEF

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New Tunisian decree imposes 5-yr prison term for fake news

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Rohingya teenager in Bangladesh killed in shelling from Myanmar

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Protests erupt at funeral of Iranian woman allegedly beaten by police

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Pak PM to appoint next Army chief in November: Pak Defence Minister

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Congo Prezs top aide caught demanding bribe on tape, resigns

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S Jaishankar to visit US from September 18-28, set to address UNGA

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Russian troops setting up new defensive line in northeast Ukraine: UK

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Main line linking Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant to power grid restored

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S Africans seek return of worlds largest clear-cut diamond after Queens death

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SCO to prepare list of terror groups banned in member states

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Bodies limbs broken, some had ropes around necks: Ukraine Prez as 440 bodies found

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US Prez Biden meets families of Americans jailed in Russia

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China blocks proposal to designate Mumbai attacks planner Sajid as global terrorist

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14 killed, 10 missing as heavy rains trigger landslides in Nepal

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Lebanese banks to shut after string of hold-ups amid economic crisis

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Denmarks ex-spy chief charged with leaking highly classified info

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Queen Elizabeths funeral poses biggest ever security test: London Police

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Rise of ISIS, al-Qaeda in Afghanistan puts world in grave danger: Ex-US NSA

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5 soldiers killed in Israeli strike on Damascus airport: Syria

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Iran Prez orders probe after woman dies in morality police custody

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How did the US media praise PM Modi for telling Putin its not the time for war?

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Invitation sent to Harry, Meghan for state reception at Buckingham Palace cancelled: Reports

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India votes in favour of Ukraine Prez addressing UNGA virtually

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Varanasi nominated as first-ever SCO Tourism and Cultural Capital

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22-yr-old beaten to death by Iran police over improper hijab; actress Remini shares pic

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19-yr-old man flashes private parts, sexually assaults women in queue to see Queens coffin

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Man breaks queue and runs towards Queens coffin; pics surface

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Fiona develops into hurricane as it approaches Puerto Rico

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Russia may step up attack on civilian infrastructure in Ukraine: UK

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Azerbaijan rebukes Pelosi over remarks on conflict with Armenia

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Poland opens new canal; PM says, itll break dependence on Russia

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Top Vatican envoy comes under attack in Ukraines Zaporizhzhia

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China reports 1st imported case of monkeypox in city of Chongqing

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Russia offering $3,000/month to those willing to fight in Ukraine

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Mass graves found in Ukraine proof of Russias war crimes: Trudeau

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Where and when will Queen Elizabeth be laid to rest tomorrow?

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Powerful typhoon with 230 kmph wind speed hits Japan

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2 small planes collide midair in US, 3 people killed; pics of planes debris surface

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6.8-magnitude earthquake causes entire train to shake in Taiwan, video surfaces

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President Murmu pays tribute to Queen in London, signs condolence book; pics surface

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6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Taiwan; train carriages derailed

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Death toll due to Kyrgyzstan-Tajikistan border clashes reach 81

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Egypt to increase transit fees for ships using Suez Canal

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US Prez Biden to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth II lying in state

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Pelosi-led US delegation arrives in Armenia days after clashes with Azerbaijan

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Death toll from Tajikistan border conflict rose to 36: Kyrgyzstan

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Hundreds join drive to clean Philippines Manila Bay; pics surface

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Ukrainians search for dead relatives at grave site in town of Izium

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27 killed, 20 injured as bus crashes in Chinas Guizhou province

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Women remove hijabs to protest against 22-yr-old womans death in Iran

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William, Harry stand vigil at Queens coffin along with cousins

Prince William and Prince Harry stood vigil along with Queen Elizabeth IIs six other grandchildren ......

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Australia wont ban Russian tourists: Australian Defence Minister

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UK PM preparing to scrap sugar tax on soft drinks: Report

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Bus accident leaves at least 9 dead in Costa Rica

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1 soldier killed in militant attack near Syrian border: Turkey

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Japan issues landslide warning as Typhoon Nanmadol approaches Kyushu

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Ukrainian shelling kills 13 in Donetsk, Pro-Russia officials say

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Russian torture chambers found across Kharkiv region: Zelenskyy

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2 killed as typhoon Nanmadol hits Japan, PM delays departure to NY

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George V metro station in Paris renamed Elizabeth II for a day

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Man gets violent, tries to break window of Pakistani flight mid-air; video surfaces

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No skin-to-skin contact with foreigners: Chinese official to locals over monkeypox

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What flag and crown are on the Queens coffin?

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King Charles leaves a note on his mother Queen Elizabeths coffin

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Russia may have lost 4 combat jets in Ukraine in last 10 days: UK

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3 Iranian cargo planes to be added to export violation list: US

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Queen Elizabeths coffin lowered into royal vault ahead of burial, pic surfaces

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Why was a stick broken and placed on Queen Elizabeths coffin?

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Hindu-Muslim clashes break out in UK city after India-Pak match, 15 arrested

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28-year-old Indian student dies after being shot in Canada

A 28-year-old Indian student, Satwinder Singh, has succumbed to the injuries sustained during a sho......

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Queen Elizabeths state funeral begins at Westminster Abbey

Britains longest-serving monarch Queen Elizabeth IIs state funeral service has begun at Westminster......

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Horses leading Queens procession in London trained to hear sobbing sounds

The horses leading Queen Elizabeths coffin procession on Monday have undergone special training whe......

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Meghan Markle breaks down in tears at Queen Elizabeths funeral

The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle broke down in tears during Queen Elizabeth IIs state funeral at......

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Russia attacked Pivdennoukrainsk nuclear plant, reactors not damaged: Ukraine

Ukraines nuclear company Energoatom said Russian troops struck the Pivdennoukrainsk nuclear power p......

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Mob vandalises temple & removes saffron flag in UK, India condemns incident

The Indian High Commission in the UK has strongly condemned the incident wherein a temple was vanda......

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Pak court quashes terror charges against former PM Imran Khan

The Islamabad High Court on Monday quashed terror-related charges against Pakistans former Prime Mi......

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Charity rescues 372 people trying to cross Mediterranean; 1 dead

A Spanish charity, Open Arms, has recovered the body of one man and rescued 372 people on board uns......

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Hurricane Fiona makes landfall in Puerto Rico, leaving island without power

Hurricane Fiona made landfall along Puerto Ricos southwest coast on Sunday, triggering landslides a......

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Egyptian Pharaoh Rameses II era-burial cave discovered in Israel

A burial cave from the time of Egyptian Pharaoh Rameses II has been discovered in Israels Palmahim ......

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Pak will absolutely not default on debts despite floods: Minister

Pakistans Finance Minister Miftah Ismail told Reuters on Sunday that the country will absolutely no......

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UN condemns shameful year-long ban on girls education in Afghanistan

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) marked one year of closure of secondar......

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US forces will defend Taiwan against Chinese invasion: US President Biden

US President Joe Biden has said US forces would defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese invasion. A......

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Pilot dies as plane crashes & bursts in flames at US air race event; video surfaces

A pilot died when their plane struck the ground and burst into flames during the Reno Air Races in ......

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COVID-19 pandemic is over in US: President Biden

Speaking about COVID-19 pandemic, US President Joe Biden said, The pandemic is over. We (the US) st......

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Thousands camp to get best spots to view Queens funeral; pics surface

Pictures of thousands of people camping overnight in London to get the best spots to view the funer......

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Hurricane Fiona hits Dominican Republic after Puerto Rico

Hurricane Fiona made landfall in the Dominican Republic early on Monday. The storm is predicted to ......

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Ghana declares end of Marburg virus outbreak

Ghanaian health authorities have declared the end of the recent Marburg virus outbreak that claimed......

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Ready for talks on prisoner swap but US not complying: Russia

Russian Foreign Ministry said that it is ready for talks on a prisoner exchange to release US citiz......

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Cant rule out possibility of nuclear deal talks on UNGA sidelines: Iran

A meeting regarding the 2015 nuclear deal on the sidelines of this years UN General Assembly is not......

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China lodges stern representations over Bidens Taiwan remark

Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday lodged stern representations over US President Joe Biden saying ......

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Gaza farmer finds Byzantine era mosaic while trying to plant trees

A Palestinian farmer in Gaza discovered a mosaic from the Byzantine era while he was trying to plan......

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US broke promises on nuclear deal, we need guarantee: Iranian President

Tehran would be serious about reviving the nuclear deal if the US guarantees not to withdraw from i......

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Unseen photo of smiling Queen Elizabeth II released ahead of her funeral today

A previously unseen photo of smiling Queen Elizabeth II has been released by Buckingham Palace ahea......

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Ireland to increase state pension for those who work beyond 66

Irelands cabinet has approved a reform in the countrys pension scheme under which anyone choosing t......

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US and Canadian naval vessels sail through Taiwan Strait

A US Navy warship and a Canadian frigate sailed through the Taiwan Strait as part of a routine tran......

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Palestinian security forces and gunmen clash in West Bank; 1 dead

A 53-year-old man on Tuesday was killed in clashes between Palestinian gunmen and Palestinian Autho......

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Floods kill over 300 people in Nigeria, over 1 lakh displaced

Floods have killed more than 300 people in Nigeria this year, officials have told the Associated Pr......

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German data retention law violates EU law, blocs top court rules

EUs top court on Tuesday ruled that Germanys general data retention law violates the blocs legislat......

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Ukraine using Russian tanks abandoned during counteroffensive: Think tank

Ukraine is deploying left-behind Russian T-72 tanks as it pushes into occupied region of Luhansk, a......

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Flemish church defies Vatican, allows blessing same-sex unions

Belgiums Flemish Roman Catholic Church on Tuesday issued a document effectively allowing the blessi......

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54,810 Russian soldiers killed, 2,216 tanks destroyed so far: Ukraine

Ukraine on Tuesday claimed that it has killed around 54,810 Russian soldiers since Moscows invasion......

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Russian State Duma okays tougher punishment for deserting soldiers

The Russian State Duma on Tuesday approved a bill which seeks to toughen punishments for soldiers w......

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US court reverses conviction of man in ex-girlfriends murder case

A US court on Monday reversed the conviction of a man who had been serving a life sentence since 20......

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14 sperm whales die in mass stranding on Australian beach

At least 14 young sperm whales have died in a mass stranding on a beach in Tasmania in Australia. T......

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Alert level raised for volcano that caused largest eruption on Earth in 5,000 years

The alert level for a volcano below New Zealands biggest lake was raised from zero to one on Tuesda......

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India, France and UAE hold 1st trilateral ministerial meet

The first India-UAE-France trilateral ministerial meet was held in New York on Monday. After meetin......

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Rajnath Singh meets Egyptian President El-Sisi in Cairo

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S Jaishankar meets Indonesian counterpart in New York

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi in New York as......

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Barcelona forecast $274 million profit this season

Barcelona have recorded a profit of $98.27 million for the 2021-22 financial year and forecast a $2......

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Argentina sees shortage of football WC stickers; fans call it frustrating

The convenience stores in Argentina have reportedly run out of stocks of football World Cup sticker......

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Kherson to hold vote on joining Russia: Moscow-installed official

The Russian-installed administration of Ukraines Kherson region on Tuesday said it has decided to h......

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US woman who faked her kidnapping sentenced to 18 months in jail

The 39-year-old California woman who faked her own kidnapping in 2016 has been sentenced to 18 mont......

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Buckingham Palace shares pic of Royal Family taken 75 years ago to honour Queen

The Buckingham Palace shared a photograph of Royal Family taken 75 years ago, to honour Queen Eliza......

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Canadian PM criticised for singing at hotel 2 days before Queens funeral, responds

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau faced backlash from some people over a video of him singing Bohemian Rha......

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India wont give any more financial aid to Sri Lanka, say reports, embassy responds

The Indian embassy in Sri Lanka issued a response after reports said the Indian government will not......

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Interpol unveils Delhi General Assembly logo featuring Konark wheel

The Interpol on Tuesday unveiled its logo for the 90th Interpol General Assembly, featuring the cha......

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Tonga volcano erupts 8 times in 2 days; releases molten lava

A volcano north of Tongas main island has erupted eight times in the last two days, the countrys ge......

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3 killed during protests over Mahsa Aminis death: Iranian official

Three people have been killed in Irans Kurdistan province during protests over the death of 22-year......

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Armenia, Azerbaijan leaders meet in NY after deadly border clashes

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken hosted foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan, Ararat Mir......

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Queen Elizabeth II buried at Windsor Castle in UK

Britains longest-serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, was on Monday buried at King George VI Memori......

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Israel appoints ambassador to Turkey for first time since 2018

Israel on Monday announced the appointment of Irit Lillian as its new ambassador to Turkey. Lillian......

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Iranian Supreme Leaders aide visits family of Mahsa Amini

An aide to Irans Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei paid a visit to the family of 22-year-old Ma......

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Indonesia passes data privacy law that punishes leaks with 6-year jail term

Indonesian Parliament has passed a data protection bill that includes corporate fines and up to six......

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1.8 tons of cocaine worth $278 million seized in Nigeria

Authorities in Nigeria have seized 1.8 tons of cocaine which has an estimated street value of $278 ......

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US engineer freed by Taliban in exchange for Afghan drug trafficker

The Taliban on Monday released a US engineer in exchange for an Afghan tribal leader detained by th......

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Leaders must tackle conflicts, climate crisis, poverty, inequality: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned that the world is in great peril and urged leaders to ......

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Tunisias anti-terrorism police detain former PM Laarayedh: Lawyers

Tunisias anti-terrorism police have detained former Prime Minister and Opposition party Ennahdas se......

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4 nations including Poland turn away Russian tourists over Ukraine war

Poland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have begun turning away Russian tourists, saying they should ......

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Russian military firm trying to recruit 1,500 felons for Ukraine war: US

The Russian private military company, the Wagner Group, is trying to recruit over 1,500 convicted ......

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Brazils former President Lula leads over Bolsonaro ahead of election: Poll

Brazilian Presidential candidate Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva holds a lead over President Jair Bolsona......

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6 children killed after Myanmar army helicopters fire on school: Reports

At least six children were killed and 17 others were wounded after army helicopters shot at a schoo......

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2 killed as powerful earthquake hits Mexico for 3rd time on same date

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck western Mexico on Monday, as the country was marking the annivers......

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5 killed in Iran during protests over womans death in custody: Rights group

At least five people were killed in Iran on Monday after security forces opened fire during protest......

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Uganda declares Ebola outbreak after rare Sudan strain found

Uganda has declared Ebola outbreak after authorities confirmed a case of rare Sudan strain, health ......

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Russia claims Ottawa embassy was attacked; summons Canadian envoy

Russias Foreign Ministry on Monday summoned the Canadian ambassador and issued a protest over attac......

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President Droupadi Murmu shares pics from Queen Elizabeths funeral

President Droupadi Murmu attended the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey, Lon......

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Queens horse Emma bids farewell to late monarch at Windsor Castle, pic surfaces

Queen Elizabeth IIs horse, Carltonlima Emma, bid farewell to the late monarch as her coffin process......

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Satellite pics show massive crowds at Queen Elizabeths funeral in London

Satellite images over London on Monday showed massive crowds that lined streets to see Queen Elizab......

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They wouldnt have sat me back there: Trump on Bidens pic at Queens funeral

Commenting on a pic showing US President Joe Biden placed 14 rows behind King Charles III at Queens......

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Unseen photo of Queen Elizabeth II hiking released after her burial

The Royal Family has released a previously unseen photo of the Queen after her private burial took ......

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Princess Charlotte tells brother George to bow as Queens coffin passes by; video viral

A video showing Princess Charlotte telling her elder brother Prince George, who is second-in-line t......

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All is not well with our world: Priyanka Chopra at UN General Assembly

Actress Priyanka Chopra addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Monday, saying, As we all ......

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World Bank approves loan worth $150 million for Punjab

The World Banks Board of Executive Directors on Monday approved a loan worth $150 million (over Rs.......

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UK-US trade deal could be years away: British PM Liz Truss

The UK may not strike a free trade deal with the US for years, British PM Liz Truss said ahead of h......

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Bridge left twisted, cracked after strong earthquake in Taiwan; video surfaces

A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake that hit southeastern Taiwan on Sunday left the Gaoliao Bridge tw......

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Willing to make efforts for peaceful reunification with Taiwan: China

China is willing to make the greatest efforts to achieve peaceful reunification with Taiwan, Ma Xia......

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Deeply alarmed by attacks against Hindus in Leicester: VHP writes to UK PM

The VHP on Wednesday wrote to UK Prime Minister Liz Truss seeking action against the continued viol......

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Nikki Haley responds after US host calls her chameleon for not using Indian name

Former US ambassador to UN Nikki Haley has responded after a US chat show host criticised her for n......

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Putins threats to West must be taken very seriously: UK

Russian President Vladimir Putins threat to the West that he has lots of weapons is chilling and mu......

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PM Modi was right when he said the time is not for war: French President Macron

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was right when he said the time is not for war, French President Emman......

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EAM Jaishankar informs Ukrainian PM of Indias position in war

EAM S Jaishankar met Ukrainian PM Denys Shmyhal on Wednesday at the UN headquarters and told him th......

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Israeli PM, Turkish Prez meet for 1st time in 14 years

The Prime Minister of Israel and the President of Turkey have met for the first time in 14 years in......

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230 pilot whales stranded on Tasmanias west coast, half presumed dead

About 230 whales have been stranded on Ocean Beach on Tasmanias west coast. According to the Depart......

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Pak PM accused of treason for consulting Nawaz Sharif over new Army chief

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif has been accused of committing treason for consulting his fugitive elder......

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Activist breaks down at UNGA after appealing for education for Afghan girls

Afghan activist Somaya Faruqi broke down backstage after urging leaders at the United Nations to pr......

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US One China policy remains unchanged: White House

US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan has said there is no change in the US One China policy a......

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Japanese man sets himself on fire in alleged protest over ex-PMs state funeral

A man, in his 70s, set himself on fire near Japanese Prime Ministers office in an alleged protest a......

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HK arrests harmonica player at Queen Elizabeths vigil for sedition

A 43-year-old harmonica player who went to the British consulate in Hong Kong on Monday night to pa......

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4 Ukrainian regions to vote in a referendum this week to join Russia

Russia-controlled regions of Ukraine, which include Luhansk, Kherson, Zaporizhzhia and Donetsk, pla......

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Imperialism plain and simple: German Chancellor at UNGA on Russias war

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz criticised Russian invasion of Ukraine at the United Nations General ......

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Danish queen COVID +ve after attending Queen Elizabeths funeral

Danish Queen Margrethe II has tested positive for COVID-19 after she attended British Queen Elizabe......

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Rain killed over 550 children in Pak this year: UNICEF official

Rains and floods have killed over 550 children in Pakistan this year and without a surge in aid mor......

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Pak man sets 12-yr-old son on fire for not doing homework; arrested

A Pakistani man has been arrested for allegedly killing his 12-year-old son by setting him on fire ......

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US, Canadian warships sail through Taiwan Strait, China condemns action

A US Navy warship and a Canadian frigate made a routine transit through the Taiwan Strait on Tuesda......

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Nepal President refuses to approve amendments to citizenship law

Nepalese President Bidya Devi Bhandari has refused to approve amendments to the countrys citizenshi......

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Will use all means to protect Russia if threatened, this is not a bluff: Putin to West

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered the countrys first mobilisation since WWII, warning th......

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There is a will to re-engage: French Prez after meeting Liz Truss

French President Emmanuel Macron met British PM Liz Truss in New York on the sidelines of the UN Ge......

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Every country should do what PM Modi did: US on what PM Modi told Putin over Ukraine war

After PM Narendra Modi told Russian President Vladimir Putin that this is not the time for war in U......

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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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

Israel successfully tests new laser missile defense system

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

world 2022-04-15 TOI

Ukrainian parliament calls Russian armys actions genocide

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

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

‘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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

Pakistan army denies ‘foreign conspiracy’ behind Imrans ouster

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

world 2022-04-15 TOI

100,000 green cards to remain unutilised in 2022

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

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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,......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-15 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

Poorer nations shun AstraZeneca Covid vaccine

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

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

Two Palestinians killed in Israeli raid on West Bank: Ministry

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

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

New PM Sharif orders Pakistan speed to fix stagnant economy

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

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

China rejects pressure or coercion over Russia relations

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

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-14 TOI

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

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

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world 2022-04-14 TOI

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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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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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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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......

world 2022-04-13 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-13 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-13 Inshorts

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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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......

world 2022-04-13 Inshorts

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 ......

world 2022-04-12 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-12 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-12 TOI

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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Afghanistan will remain untouched by Pakistan crisis: Taliban

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Sri Lankas ruling coalition members propose interim govt, new PM

COLOMBO: A leader from Sri Lankas ruling coalition said on Monday that three members of the allian......

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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.......

world 2022-04-11 TOI

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

HOSHIV: Beneath the ancient beech forests of the Carpathian Mountains, a quiet monastery in the we......

world 2022-04-11 TOI

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

MOSCOW: Like many members of Russias affluent middle class, advertising producer Rita Guerman had ......

world 2022-04-11 TOI

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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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 ......

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

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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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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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......

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

Pro-Russian protests in Germany amid conflict in Ukraine

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

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

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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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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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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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......

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

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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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......

world 2022-04-11 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-11 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Australian prime minister calls May 21 election

CANBERRA, Australia: Australias prime minister has called for a May 21 election that will be fough......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

‘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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

China labels US concerns over Covid regulations groundless accusations

SHANGHAI: Shanghais unusually high proportion of asymptomatic cases among its reported Covid-19 in......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Nepal suspends Central Bank Governor amid forex woes

KATHMANDU: In a rare move, the Nepal government has suspended the countrys Central Bank Governor M......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Amid failure to capture Kyiv, Putin appoints new commander for Ukraine

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin appointed a new Army General Alexander Dvornikov, command......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Shelling in Ukraines Luhansk, Dnipro regions wounds one: Officials

Russian forces fired shells into Ukraines Luhansk and Dnipro regions early on Sunday hitting sever......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Russian forces destroy Ukrainian military convoy

Russian attack helicopters have destroyed a convoy of Ukraines armoured vehicles and anti-aircraft......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

Imran Khans close aide raided, claims his party

LAHORE: Hours after Prime Minister Imran Khan was ousted from power through a no-confidence motion......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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 ......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 TOI

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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) ......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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 ......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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......

world 2022-04-10 Inshorts

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Greece, Cyprus & Israel to expand their energy cooperation

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

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Germany sees surge in distribution of images of child sex abuse

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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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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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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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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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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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Ivanka Trump testifies before House panel on Jan 6 Capitol attack

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

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

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

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

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

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Belarus must be involved in negotiations over Ukraine crisis: Lukashenko

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

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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

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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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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

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

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UNGA suspends Russia from UNHRC; India abstains from voting

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

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

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

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Who are Russian President Vladimir Putins daughters facing US sanctions?

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

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

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

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Heavy rains cause flash floods in Sydney, evacuation ordered

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Fox attacks US Congressman; Capitol Hill put on alert

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

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Sri Lankan Prez appoints expert team to deal with economic crisis

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

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Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kuleba appeals to NATO to send more arms

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Russia must not win the war against Ukraine: German Chancellor

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

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

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Turkey halts journalist Khashoggi trial, transfers it to S Arabia

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

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Russias key objective is to capture all of Ukraine: Minister

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

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

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

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

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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 sanctions on banks blow to ordinary citizens: Russia

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

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

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

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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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