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Barack Obama’s tweet on Charlottesville violence sets new record

Former US President Barack Obama's tweet in response to the deadly violence in the Charlottesville, Virginia rally garnered 2.8 million 'likes,' making it the most-approved post in the Twitter's history. Obama's tweet...

New data may help pinpoint location of MH370: Australia

The Australian agency overseeing the underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 released two new reports on Wednesday, which may help pinpoint where the Boeing 777 disappeared. The underwater search for...
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Iraqi PM vows to free ‘every inch’ of land from IS

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi pledged to liberate "every inch" of Iraq's land from Islamic State (IS), confirming that Iraqi troops are preparing for a new offensive. "We will not leave a...

Scores feared killed in Nigeria’s market attack

Scores of people were feared killed by suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers at a market in Nigeria's Borno State, media reports said. A security source who confirmed the attacks on Tuesday said...
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South African Parliament refuses to meet Israeli delegation

South Africa's Parliament refused to meet a delegation from the Israeli Knesset (parliament) in protest against Israel's settlement building in the occupied Palestinian territories. This followed a decision of the ruling African...
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External Affairs Minister announces medical visas for Pakistanis

On the occasion of Independence Day, the Ministry of External Affairs announced that India will provide medical visas to all bona fide Pakistan patients. READ MORE: Some more photographs of CT Group...
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Donald Trump calls up PM Modi, greets him on I-Day

US President Donald Trump spoke on the phone with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday and congratulated him on the occasion of Independence Day.   In a statement, the White House said: "President...
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Nawaz Sharif filed appeal in Supreme Court for Panama review

Ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday filed an appeal in the Supreme Court for review of the Panama Papers verdict that led to his disqualification. The landmark order had disqualified...
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286 bodies recovered from mudslide in Sierra Leone’s capital

At least 286 bodies have been recovered from a devastating mudslide in Sierra Leone's capital, officials said. A total of 286 bodies were brought to a local hospital on Tuesday. Head of...
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Israeli police arrested senior Islamic leader over ‘incitement’

Israeli police on Tuesday said it arrested a senior Islamic leader over suspected "incitement". Sheik Raed Salah is the head of the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement, a movement Israel outlawed...