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 2018-04-23 10:24 

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Threat of nuclear weapons use growing, UN warns...

The Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, which was introduced at the height of the Cold War a half century ago, seeks to prevent the spread of atomic weapons but also puts the onus on nuclear states to reduce their stockpiles....

 2018-04-23 08:58 

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Paris attacks suspect gets 20-yr sentence in Brussels trial...

A Belgian judge on Monday sentenced Salah Abdeslam, the prime surviving suspect in the 2015 Islamic State attacks on Paris, to 20 years in prison over a shootout with police in Brussels in 2016....

 2018-04-23 07:33 

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Why America is ripe for protest in 2018...

One of every five Americans has joined a protest or a political rally since the start of 2016, a recent poll found. Many more are Democrats than Republicans, with about a fifth telling pollsters they had never participated in a protest before....

 2018-04-23 07:04 

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Grief turns to anger over Kabul suicide attack...

Grieving Afghans buried their loved ones in Kabul on Monday amid growing anger over a suicide attack on a voter registration centre in the city that killed at least 57 people including children and wounded more than 100....

 2018-04-23 04:59 

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Afghan girl spends life disguised as 'son' her parents wanted...

Sitara Wafadar yearns for long hair like other girls. Instead, the Afghan teenager has disguised herself as a boy for more than a decade, forced by her parents to be the "son" they never had....

 2018-04-23 04:45 

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US hunts semi-nude gunman disarmed by 'hero' after 4 killed...
 2018-04-23 01:23 

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S.Korea says has halted propaganda broadcasts at border with North...

South Korea halted the propaganda broadcasts it blares across the border at North Korea on Monday to create a peaceful atmosphere ahead of the first inter-Korean summit in a decade this Friday, the defence ministry said. North Korea has its own propaganda...

 2018-04-22 16:19 

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No 'plan B' for Iran nuclear deal: French Prez Macron...

French President Emmanuel Macron and US President Donald Trump will discuss the Iran nuclear agreement at the White House on Tuesday, a senior US administration official said on Friday. They will also discuss the joint military strike on Syria this month ...

 2018-04-22 14:17 

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Israel hints it could hit Iran's "air force" in Syria...

Israel released details on Tuesday about what it described as an Iranian "air force" deployed in neighbouring Syria, including civilian planes suspected of transferring arms, a signal that these could be attacked should tensions with Tehran escala...

 2018-04-22 11:42 

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Malaysia: Security beefed up after Palestinian gunned down...

Malaysian police said on Sunday that an investigation was underway into the gunning down of a Palestinian man a day earlier and gave assurances that security was being beefed up in the country following recent high-profile assassinations....

 2018-04-22 11:28 

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US: Nude gunman kills 3 at Tennessee restaurant...

A nude gunman shot dead three people and injured at least four more in the early hours of Sunday at a restaurant on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee, police said....

 2018-04-22 11:20 

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Tourists at iconic French abbey evacuated after threat...

French authorities evacuated tourists from the Mont-Saint-Michel abbey and were searching houses Sunday on the famed outcropping in the English Channel for a visitor who apparently threatened to attack security services....

 2018-04-22 11:05 

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UK calls on social media firms to better protect children...

In a strongly-worded letter to Facebook, Google, Snapchat, Twitter and others, Jeremy Hunt said their failure to prevent young children using social media and exposing children to its "harmful emotional side effects" was "unacceptable and irre...

 2018-04-22 08:51 

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Suicide bomber strikes in Afghan capital, 31 killed and 54 wounded...

The casualty toll from a suicide blast at a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday rose to at least 31 killed and 54 wounded, a health ministry spokesman said....

 2018-04-22 08:03 

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Pakistan authorities withdraw security of non-entitled persons...

The step was taken in compliance with the order of Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar who on April 19 ordered police chiefs of all provinces to withdraw within 24 hours the security protocol provided to influential individuals not entitled to it....

 2018-04-22 07:36 

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Saudi issues drone restrictions following palace incident...

Amateur online videos of heavy gunfire in the capital's Khozama district on Saturday sparked fears of possible political unrest in the world's top oil exporter. A senior Saudi official told Reuters there were no casualties when the drone was shot ...

 2018-04-22 07:01 

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Door to US-China trade talks seems to open after IMF meeting...

IMF chief Christine Lagarde, who has been urging countries to avoid damaging protectionism, said this weekend's spring meeting had "made progress towards dialogue." Shortly after her comments, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced he ...

 2018-04-22 06:19 

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Blast at election centre in Afghan capital, at least six hurt...

An explosion apparently caused by a suicide bomber hit a voter registration centre in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Sunday, causing casualties, with at least six people known to have been wounded, officials said....

 2018-04-22 06:05 

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Road to north Korea's denuclearisation is littered with failure...

While Seoul and Washington welcomed Pyongyang's declaration on Saturday to suspend further intercontinental ballistic missile tests and shut down its nuclear test site, the past is littered with failure....

 2018-04-22 05:48 

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G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off...

The envoys from the world's most powerful democracies are meeting to plan for June's G7 summit of rich-world leaders in Charlevoix, Quebec - but Russia will never be far from their minds....

 2018-04-22 05:43 

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As US, NKorea plan to meet, Iran warns against Trump deals...

A US push to change the Iran nuclear deal was sending a "very dangerous message" that countries should never negotiate with Washington, Iran's foreign minister warned as US and North Korean leaders prepare to meet for denuclearisation talks....

 2018-04-22 01:10 

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17 killed as 2 dragon boats capsize in southern China...

Seventeen people were killed after two dragon boats capsized in southern China, authorities said Sunday. The boats were practicing Saturday for a race in the Taohua River in the city of Guilin when the accident happened, said the fire department of the ci...

 2018-04-21 17:33 

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Clashes at Madagascar oppostion protest leave one dead...
 2018-04-21 15:07 

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Pakistan: Traders call for reopening of Afghan border...

Pakistani traders have demanded the reopening of an Afghan border point closed last week after a deadly clash between the two sides. Nazir Ahmed, a representative of traders in Parachinar, said Saturday that the closure has badly affected their businesses...

 2018-04-21 14:11 

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UN officials in Sweden for talks on North Korea, Syria...
 2018-04-21 13:54 

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Syrian army pounds IS-held district in capital's south...

Heavy regime bombardment pounded a southern district of Syria's capital Saturday, state media and a monitor said, as government forces pressed their campaign against Islamic State jihadists entrenched in the area....

 2018-04-21 13:29 

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NKorea must disclose its nuke, missile prog: Germany...

German foreign minister Heiko Maas said North Korea's announcement that it would immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests was a step in the right direction but added that Pyongyang must reveal its nuclear and missile programme....

 2018-04-21 08:58 

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Iran vows "expected and unexpected" moves if US exits deal...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday Iran's atomic agency was ready with "expected and unexpected" reactions if the United States pulls out of a multinational nuclear deal, as U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to do....

 2018-04-21 05:15 

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Thousands pay respect to Barbara Bush at public viewing...

A string of mourners, adults and children, were surprisingly greeted by former US President George H W Bush, at the public viewing of his wife of 73 years....

 2018-04-21 04:41 

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'Treasured sword': What Kim said about N. Korea's nukes...
 2018-04-21 03:09 

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Trump welcomes North Korea's suspension of nuclear tests...

"North Korea has agreed to suspend all Nuclear Tests and close up a major test site. This is very good news for North Korea and the World - big progress! Look forward to our Summit," Trump said in message on Twitter....

 2018-04-20 17:22 

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Democrats sue Trump campaign's Russia conspiracy over 2016 results...

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) on Friday filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against the Trump campaign, the Russian government, and the Wikileaks organization alleging conspiracy, fraud, and hacking, to tilt the 2016 Presidential election in fa...

 2018-04-20 15:52 

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UN health agency: Hungarian scientist sickened by Ebola...
 2018-04-20 15:30 

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Nobel body: 'unacceptable behavior' not widely known...

The secretive 18-member board has in recent weeks been embroiled in a sex-abuse scandal that investigators concluded was "not generally known." It has led to the departure of six of members of the Academy and tarnished the prize's reputation....

 2018-04-20 15:15 

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S Africa's leader cuts short UK visit after protests...

President Cyril Ramaphosa left the Commonwealth summit in London to respond to the turmoil in the North West capital of Mahikeng, where residents brought life to a standstill with protests over alleged corruption and calls for the premier to resign....

 2018-04-20 15:08 

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Evacuation in Slovakia after unexploded WWII bombs found...
 2018-04-20 14:53 

The Times of India

Fiery kites adopted as new tactic by Gaza protesters...

Palestinians protesting along the Gaza border have begun attaching Molotov cocktails to kites to fly over the fence into Israel in a new tactic as demonstrations entered their fourth week. Gazans flew dozens of kites near the fence on Friday, including so...

 2018-04-20 09:41 

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China defends Pakistan against Modi's 'terror export factory' remark...

Beijing hinted the issue of terrorism will be on the agenda of discussion at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) when the eight-member block, joined by India and Pakistan last year, holds its annual meeting at Chinese city Qingdao in June....

 2018-04-20 06:59 

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Comey memos on Trump released to Congress...

A series of explosive memos prepared by former FBI director James Comey detailing US President Donald Trump's alleged efforts to influence the bureau's expanding investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 elections have been submitted to...

 2018-04-20 05:45 

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WWII bomb forces mass evacuation in central Berlin...
 2018-04-20 05:25 

The Times of India

Kathmandu airport closed after jet skids off runway...

Kathmandu airport was closed on Friday after a Malaysian jet with 139 people on board aborted its takeoff and skidded off the runway, officials said....

 2018-04-20 05:12 

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Men arrested at Starbucks want 'this situation to never happen again'...
 2018-04-20 01:20 

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Picking up pieces but future tense for Rohingya in B'desh...
 2018-04-19 15:09 

The Times of India

Turkey's weak opposition scrambles to challenge Erdogan...

Turkey's weak opposition is scrambling to mount a meaningful challenge against strongman President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with just nine weeks to prepare for snap elections. One party leader is in jail. Another doesn't have a candidate. A third migh...

 2018-04-19 15:01 

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N. Korean leader removes major nuclear sticking point: Seoul...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that his rival, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, isn't asking for the withdrawal of US troops from the Korean Peninsula as a precondition for abandoning his nuclear weapons. If true, this would seem to ...

 2018-04-19 14:53 

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Germany's Angela Merkel appears open to compromise on EU reforms...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled her willingness to find compromises with France when it comes to reforming the European Union, as she hosted French President Emmanuel Macron for talks Thursday in Berlin....

 2018-04-19 14:09 

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Iraq carries out air strikes on Islamic State in Syria...
 2018-04-19 13:33 

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China flies bombers around Taiwan, holds live-fire drills...

Chinese bombers and spy planes have flown around Taiwan, the air force said today as Taipei accused Beijing of trying to stoke regional tensions with its military drills....

 2018-04-19 13:27 

The Times of India

Diaz-Canel is Cuba's new president as Castro steps aside...

Cuba marked the end of an era on Thursday as Miguel Diaz-Canel was formally elected as the country's new president, succeeding Raul Castro and becoming the first non-Castro to lead the island in six decades....

 2018-04-19 13:20 

The Times of India

Over 5 lakh still affected by Sri Lanka drought...

Over 500,000 people still remain affected by the drought in 10 districts of Sri Lanka, according to a report released by the Sri Lankan Disaster Management Centre (DMC) on Thursday....

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