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After hiatus, Kapil Sharma looking to return to TV, again...
At the peak of his career, Kapil Sharma's days turned gloomy with failures, but he is certainly not giving up. The star comedian is eyeing to make a comeback on the small screen again, a source close to Kapil said. Kapil has approached Sony and they are figuring out the next show's concept.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-08-14 10:50 UTC
Pakistan's humanitarian gesture: 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 fishermen, released...
Pakistan yesterday released 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 fishermen, from jail as a goodwill gesture ahead of the country's Independence Day today. The release of the prisoners is in line with Pakistan's consistent policy of not politicizing humanitarian issues, Foreign Office Spokesperson said.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-08-14 10:46 UTC
Sweden Is Burning: Migrant Gangs Unleash Coordinated Fire-Bomb Rampage Across Multiple Cities...
Many Swedes were horrified in early 2017 when U.S. President Donald Trump linked immigration to rising crime in Sweden, but an increasing number now agree with him. Amid soaring crime rates , gang violence, complaints about education, and pregnant mothers
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-14 04:55 UTC
UN report: Up to 30,000 Islamic State members in Iraq, Syria...
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A U.N. report says the Islamic State extremist group has an estimated 20,000 to 30,000 members roughly equally distributed between Syria and Iraq and its global network poses a rising threat _ as does al-Qaida.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-14 04:53 UTC
Cryptocurrency Trading Banned In Saudi Arabia...
Cryptocurrency trading has recently been deemed illegal in Saudia Arabia. A committee consisting of the Capital Market Authority (CMA), Ministry of Ministry of Interior membership, Ministry of Media, Ministry of Commerce and Investment and Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA) has released a
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-13 23:16 UTC
6 names shortlisted for head coach of women's cricket team...
BCCI have trimmed down the list of 20 applicants for the post of coach for the Indian women's cricket team. They have decided to extend the length of Ramesh Powar's stint as the interim coach as major tournaments are coming up. They also not involving the CAC in the process. Further details follow.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-08-13 11:58 UTC
Supreme leader of Iran purges 'corrupt' bankers...
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Iran's supreme leader has ordered a purge of banking and finance officials in response to its economic crisis, after the head of the judiciary said the country was facing "economic war". State...
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-13 11:34 UTC
Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430...
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Death toll from quake that hit Indonesian island passes 430
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-13 11:31 UTC
Merkel and Putin to hold talks on new Baltic pipeline, Syria...
Chancellor Angela Merkel's office says she plans weekend talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany on issues including the development of a contentious Baltic Sea natural gas pipeline
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-13 11:25 UTC
Tajikistan: 16 people feared dead in helicopter hard landing...
Up to Sixteen people, including thirteen climbers and 3 helicopter crew, were unaccounted for after a hard landing by the helicopter in the mountains of Tajikistan. The accident took place yesterday at 1130 GMT. Two helicopters have been sent on a rescue and recovery mission to the crash site.
By ratnakarshukla4696 on 2018-08-13 10:03 UTC
Russia downs drone near its Syria air base...
Russia's military said it had shot down a drone that came close to its Syrian air base at Hmeimim on Saturday and was launched from the Idlib "de-escalation" zone controlled by what Moscow calls "illegal military groups", TASS agency r
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-12 06:34 UTC
U.S. soybean cargo docks in Chinese port after weeks at anchor amid trade dispute...
BEIJING - A ship carrying soybeans from the United States docked in the port of Dalian on Saturday, more than a month after it arrived off China's coast just hours after hefty tariffs were The post U.S. soybean cargo docks in Chinese port after weeks
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-12 06:32 UTC
'Attacks' plot foiled on eve of crucial Mali vote...
36,000 Malian military will be deployed with a particular focus on the Mopti region during Sunday's runoff.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-12 06:31 UTC
Police identify and charge suspect in deadly Fredericton shooting...
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Fredericton police have charged a suspect in Friday's morning shooting that left four people dead. Matthew Vincent Raymond, 48, has been charged with four counts of first degree murder.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:35 UTC
Thousands in Okinawa protest US Marine base relocation...
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Demonstrators endured pouring rain ahead of an advancing typhoon to express their opposition to the US Marine base. Tokyo plans to begin pouring landfill for the new site in the coming days but opponents vow to block it.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:33 UTC
Taliban travel from Afghanistan to Uzbekistan for talks...
In a rare diplomatic foray and the strongest sign yet of the Taliban's increasing political presence in the region, the head of the militant group's political office led a delegation to Uzbekistan to meet senior Foreign Ministry officials, Uzbek a
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:32 UTC
Stray bullet hits woman in hospital...
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A stray bullet in one of Rio de Janeiro's crime-ravaged suburbs tore into a hospital and hit a woman being treated there, police say.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:31 UTC
Estonia still hasn't found missile accidentally fired by Spanish jet...
Riga (dpa) - The Estonian army has failed to find a potentially armed missile at its expected landing place after it was accidentally fired over the country's southern skies by a Spanish fighter jet. The Spanish plane was participating in NATO operations on Tuesday when the missile was released.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 19:31 UTC
Former Dutch MP commits suicide — was gang-raped by Muslims who asked her, "Do you respect Allah?"...
Willie Dille, 53, a member of the anti-immigrant Freedom Party, shared the footage on Facebook in which she said she'd been attacked by the group as part of an intimidation campaign.
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-11 14:32 UTC
US Orders Chinese Conglomerate To Sell Office Building Near Trump Tower...
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Yesterday we observed that in what would mark an abrupt and serious escalation of the US-China trade and currency war, the NY Post reported that the Trump administration, as part of a crackdown on certain US investments made by Chinese companies, is set t
By Anonymous Submission on 2018-08-10 22:06 UTC
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