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United States of America airlifts ISIS fighters from Deir Ezzor to Safety

US-backed Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters are bearing down on Raqqa - IS' self-declared capital - from all sides and as the fighting intensifies. "Raqqa's children might look normal on the outsid...

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Area Salvation Army preps for hurricane response

Area Salvation Army preps for hurricane response

The catastrophic flooding from Harvey is expected to last into this week. Hundreds if not thousands of people will return to find their lives and livelihoods upended, but there are plenty of organiz...

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Justice Dipak Misra takes oath as CJI; Third from Odisha

Justice Dipak Misra takes oath as CJI; Third from Odisha

Justice Misra will remain in office until October 2, 2018. Justice Dipak Misra was sworn-in as the new Chief Justice of India earlier in the day, as the tenure of Justice J.S. He informed that all ...

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North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles

North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles

North Korea held two tests of its ballistic missiles in July causing an acute reaction on the part of the U.S. The launch comes weeks after North Korea created a tense standoff with the United ...

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How concerned are you about the prospect of a government shutdown?

How concerned are you about the prospect of a government shutdown?

It must be noted that the showdown over funding the border wall is occurring in the United States, not Mexico . Trump is now waging a budget battle with Congress to obtain funding for building ...

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Bihar flood: PM declares Rs 500 cr relief package

Bihar flood: PM declares Rs 500 cr relief package

The flood situation in Bihar worsened on Friday with the toll mounting to 418, with 1.67 crore people in 19 districts being affected by the deluge. The flood waters, however, have receded in some pl...

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North Korea test-launches several short-range projectiles: JCS

North Korea test-launches several short-range projectiles: JCS

But North Korea's official KCNA news agency said they were proof of Washington's intention to invade. However, he added that the USA will continue its peaceful pressure campaign, working with its ...

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Doklam Standoff Ends; Read Full Statement of Ministry of External Affairs

Doklam Standoff Ends; Read Full Statement of Ministry of External Affairs

The breakthrough between the two nations was achieved through diplomatic talks. In a development which could lead to the de-escalation of tensions at Doka La, the Ministry of External Affairs has re...

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China bans new business with North Korea in line with sanctions

China bans new business with North Korea in line with sanctions

The US military said the missiles did not pose a threat to the US mainland or to the Pacific territory of Guam, which North Korea had threatened earlier this month to surround "in a sea of fire". The ...

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Money laundering case: Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested

Money laundering case: Meat exporter Moin Qureshi arrested

The investigating agency a year ago registered a case against Qureshi under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) for alleged illegal forex dealings and tax evasion. The earlier PMLA case ag...

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Anti-Trump protests in Pakistan halt United States official visit

Anti-Trump protests in Pakistan halt United States official visit

The Daily Times reported that Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif told reporters in Sialkot that the Taliban were the problem of the usa and Afghanistan and not of Pakistan. We have worked wit...

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Trump's shutdown threat raises stakes for lawmakers in looming funding battle

Trump's shutdown threat raises stakes for lawmakers in looming funding battle

Democrats are insisting that funding for the controversial barrier is not included in a bill to keep the government running past the September 30 deadline. "We're looking forward to working with Congr...

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Authorities find human trafficking tunnel at US-Mexican border

Authorities find human trafficking tunnel at US-Mexican border

In the early morning hours on Saturday, CBP agents encountered several people near the Otay Mesa port of entry who had just been smuggled into the USA, the CBP announced in a statement . Mexican au...

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North Korea fires 3 missiles during US-South Korea military drills

North Korea has accelerated its missile testing programme. In any case, it had not been flight tested and it was impossible to calculate its potential range. Pyongyang launched its second intercontin...

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D-day for Manohar Parrikar; counting begins at 8

D-day for Manohar Parrikar; counting begins at 8

Goa Suraksha Manch president Anand Shirodkar polled only 220 votes, while 301 people pressed 'None of The Above (NOTA) button. The polling was held on 23 August. The assembly seat of Bawana, one of ...

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Trump tweets show frustration over 'worst' NAFTA deal, border wall funding

Trump tweets show frustration over 'worst' NAFTA deal, border wall funding

Trump also returned to the issue of the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA , with Canada and Mexico that Trump first vowed to end, then moved toward renegotiating. USA lawmakers return f...

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Major heat wave will hit San Diego County on Monday

Major heat wave will hit San Diego County on Monday

It was 86 degrees in Escondido by the afternoon, and 95 degrees in Ramona . Highs in desert areas were expected to remain above 110 for much of the week. The hot weather is expected to last until at ...

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United States 7th Fleet leader will be out after series of accidents

United States 7th Fleet leader will be out after series of accidents

The news follows the navy's Thursday announcement that it had suspended wider search and rescue operations after finding and identifying the remains of one sailor. Last week the commander of the US Na...

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Japan overpowers Texas to win Little League Series

Japan overpowers Texas to win Little League Series

Texas trailed 5-0 through three innings, but scored two runs each in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings to take the USA title ( box score ). Japan is the lone undefeated team remaining in the World...

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Man rescued by Coast Guard off Huntington Harbor

Man rescued by Coast Guard off Huntington Harbor

Officials had warned Texans to stay off the water. The Coast Guard says the boat capsized after it took a wave off the stern. "If you've evacuated, please stay where you're at", Hahn said at a new...

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