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Making Pakistan scapegoat will not stabilise Afghanistan

Islamabad also said the protracted war in Afghanistan had failed to bring peace to the country and was not likely to succeed soon. However, this will hardly deter Pakistan support for the Kashmir...

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Trump signs new economic sanctions against Venezuela

Trump signs new economic sanctions against Venezuela

White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster said at the same news conference that United States had no plans to take military action in Venezuela , but that President Donald Trump meant to ...

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Harbor line local train derails near Mahim, 5 injured

Harbor line local train derails near Mahim, 5 injured

Officials said that commuters who were injured were those who had jumped off the train after the derailment. A Railway official said that the derailment affected the train movement on the Wadala-Andhe...

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Four takeaways from Trump's rally speech in Phoenix

Four takeaways from Trump's rally speech in Phoenix

I got the white supremacists, the neo-Nazis, I got them all in there. As Trump's tirade continued, he said cameras at the rally were being turned off by media members who couldn't handle his criti...

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Iran media report Apple shuts down Iranian apps

Iran media report Apple shuts down Iranian apps

While Apple's move has disrupted businesses of several Iranian startups, Google , another American business, is hosting Iranian apps on its Google Play service. "Respecting customer rights is a princ...

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Keep calm and watch Sidharth's 'A Gentleman' amid Ram Rahim verdict riots

Keep calm and watch Sidharth's 'A Gentleman' amid Ram Rahim verdict riots

Both of them have earlier worked together in Brother . On Wednesday, the makers of the movie unveiled the making of the song, where Sidharth is seen recording the rap in style. Mumbai: Ranveer Sin...

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Gorkhaland Agitation: IED blast at Sukhiapokhri police station, two injured

Gorkhaland Agitation: IED blast at Sukhiapokhri police station, two injured

The blast comes just a day after twin blasts shook Darjeeling hills. He said that Gurung reminded that the GTA (Gorkhaland Territorial Administration) was only to be an interim arrangement as per ...

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Drop in net migration since Brexit vote as more European Union citizens leave

Drop in net migration since Brexit vote as more European Union citizens leave

Last year, Britain saw an increase of six percent in visa applications for Russell Group universities , a group formed in 1994 by 17 research universities, while visa applications sponsored by univ...

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U.S. ends ocean search for missing sailors

U.S. ends ocean search for missing sailors

They said divers will continue to search flooded compartments inside the USS John S. McCain . "While each of these four incidents is unique, they can not be viewed in isolation", Pacific Fleet comm...

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Pro-life win: SC gov blocks public funds to abortion clinics

Pro-life win: SC gov blocks public funds to abortion clinics

On Friday morning, the office of South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, R, released a press statement announcing a new executive order blocking state funds from being paid to abortion clinics. But ...

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18 MLAs supporting Dinakaran check into Puducherry resort — AIADMK merger

18 MLAs supporting Dinakaran check into Puducherry resort — AIADMK merger

As the war between the factions of AIADMK deepens, the party's chief whip in the Tamil Nadu Assembly S Rajendran, has recommended the Speaker P Dhanapal disqualify the 19 MLAs in TTV Dinakaran camp. B...

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Keep an eye on Price Trends:: Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corporation (MNR)

Investors Real Estate Trust was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott. Papermaster Mark D sold 30,000 shares worth $395,700. Neville Rodie And Shaw Inc accumulated 100,000 sha...

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'They're Fine': Huckabee Sanders Addresses Trump-McConnell Feud

'They're Fine': Huckabee Sanders Addresses Trump-McConnell Feud

Cohn also said he was sticking with Trump because he did not want anti-Semitic people to have a victory with his departure. "This is a big base-broadening exercise", Cohn said in the FT interview....

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Gen Bajwa calls terrorists common enemies of Pakistan, Afghanistan

Gen Bajwa calls terrorists common enemies of Pakistan, Afghanistan

Aizaz said that the instability in Afghanistan has caused problems for Pakistan and that peace and stability in the neighbouring country is in favour of Pakistan. U.S. Ambassador David Hale conveyed...

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Air strikes on Taliban, terror groups in Pakistan on table

Air strikes on Taliban, terror groups in Pakistan on table

A day earlier, Trump had announced his long-awaited South Asia policy, calling for greater troop deployment and Indian involvement in Afghanistan. The statement referred not only to the Afghan Tal...

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A Mostly Dry Weekend Ahead

A Mostly Dry Weekend Ahead

Otherwise, expect partly to mostly cloudy skies with lows falling into the middle 60s by Friday morning. There is an isolated chance for a sprinkle or shower after midnight. The weekend looks sunny...

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Qatar Restores Diplomatic Relations With Iran

Qatar Restores Diplomatic Relations With Iran

Several other countries followed suit. A short statement issued by the foreign ministry on August 24 changed that, saying Qatar's ambassador soon would return to Iran . Doha "caused the crisis throug...

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Pakistan Prepares Response to Trump amid Criticism

Pakistan Prepares Response to Trump amid Criticism

Hua implied that the United States hasn't fully recognized Pakistan's efforts in the global community. Reporters questioned both Nicholson and Llorens about how the USA would force Pakistan to c...

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Top US general vows to destroy IS in Afghanistan

Top US general vows to destroy IS in Afghanistan

On August 21, the American president in a major speech outlining U.S. policy on Afghanistan denounced Islamabad for offering safe haven to "agents of chaos". Nabil has always been criticizing ...

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Iraqi forces recapture five villages in Tal Afar

Iraqi forces recapture five villages in Tal Afar

Iraqi forces say they have broken through the defences of so-called Islamic State (IS) and reached the centre of the city of Tal Afar . On Sunday, Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi announced in a tel...

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Giant Panda in Edinburgh Zoo possibly expecting a baby

Giant Panda in Edinburgh Zoo possibly expecting a baby

Keepers have stressed the process is "exceptionally complex", however, and said the breeding cycle would continue into September. "Tian Tian is being closely monitored by our expert team and we will...

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Mnuchin and Wife Viewed Eclipse From Fort Knox Roof

Mnuchin and Wife Viewed Eclipse From Fort Knox Roof

So like any two people using government money to get a better view of a celestial event, they went up to the roof, put on their likely-designer eclipse glasses, planted their asses atop the $200 billi...

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Flake Says Trump Is 'Inviting' A 2020 Primary Challenger

Flake Says Trump Is 'Inviting' A 2020 Primary Challenger

Trump teased a pardon for former Sheriff Arpaio, asking the crowd what they thought of him. The former sheriff is scheduled to be sentenced October 5 for flouting a judge's orders to stop targeting La...

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Donald Trump Escalates Fight With Another Republican Senator

Donald Trump Escalates Fight With Another Republican Senator

The President responded to two other senators - Lindsey Graham of SC and Jeff Flake of Arizona - on Twitter Thursday morning over their criticisms of him. During the first on-camera White House pres...

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Nitish Trying to Destroy Evidence in Srijan Scam: Lalu

Nitish Trying to Destroy Evidence in Srijan Scam: Lalu

It is assessed to be well more than 1000 crore, it claimed. The scam was carried on by depositing government cheques into the account of the NGO that, in turn, would invest these amounts in bank dep...

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Escaped Atlantic Salmon Threaten Ecosystem Near Washington state

Escaped Atlantic Salmon Threaten Ecosystem Near Washington state

Earlier this week, the LIBC said it was deploying its tribal fleet to catch as numerous farmed fish as possible, and encouraged them to continue through the weekend. Atlantic salmon are invasive, and ...

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Japan says to impose additional sanctions against North Korea

Japan says to impose additional sanctions against North Korea

Despite China's support for the measure, it has been a key ally for North Korea, which is why it is widely seen as a linchpin for reining in Pyongyang's weapons program. Other targets include those ...

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SC principal backs off 'leggings' comments

SC principal backs off 'leggings' comments

Local news station WCBD News 2 reported on Thursday that Stratford High School Principal Heather Taylor discouraged students from wearing leggings as trousers during a 10th grade assembly on Aug...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests Chinese man for distributing 'rare' malicious software

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests Chinese man for distributing 'rare' malicious software

The OPM data breach , considered one of the worst cyberattacks targeting the U.S. government, compromised the sensitive personal data of more than 22 million Americans who had applied for security cle...

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French President Macron's make-up costs more than $11000 a month

French President Macron's make-up costs more than $11000 a month

A Macron spokesman responded that some expenses were high because, "We called in a contractor as a matter of urgency". "The prime minister's comments yesterday add a new error to Polish strategy and s...

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12 die in Russian Federation as bus plunges into sea

12 die in Russian Federation as bus plunges into sea

Eight out of 24 rescued people were hospitalized. The bus has since been lifted from the water by a crane. More than 100 people and 29 equipment units are involved in the search of the missing worke...

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Milan, Arsenal learn Europa League group-stage opponents

Milan, Arsenal learn Europa League group-stage opponents

Ronald Koeman's side came through a playoff against Hajduk Split on Thursday to join Arsenal in the draw, with only two English sides participating due to the extra Champions League place. BT Sp...

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Trump jabs McCain, Flake in Arizona without naming them

Trump jabs McCain, Flake in Arizona without naming them

Flake refused to endorse Trump, frequently criticizes his actions, and just published a book about why Boss Baby is a scourge on the GOP, prompting POTUS to team up with his billionaire patrons in t...

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Boy Scouts Potentially Allowing Girls to Join, Causing Feud with Girl Scouts

Boy Scouts Potentially Allowing Girls to Join, Causing Feud with Girl Scouts

No decision on whether to include girls has been made, she said. This year, girls can explore 23 new badges in the outdoors and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) as part of Girl Scou...

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West Brom sign Oliver Burke from RB Leipzig in £15m deal

West Brom sign Oliver Burke from RB Leipzig in £15m deal

Kicker believe Burke is definitely joining West Brom , and the 20 year old will make the move as soon as today. The Baggies have confirm the signing of the five-cap Scotland worldwide, who could m...

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Russian nuclear bombers fly near N. Korea in rare show of force

Russian nuclear bombers fly near N. Korea in rare show of force

But instead of North Korea reacting to such USA moves, it was Russian Federation, who today sent a flight of nuclear-capable Tupolev 95MS bombers around the Pacific Coast near the Korean Peninsula, ...

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U.S. envoy briefs Pak FM on Trump's statement

U.S. envoy briefs Pak FM on Trump's statement

The top USA diplomat claimed that if Pakistan continued "to allow Taliban and other such organisations to grow and maintain their presence inside the country", they would become a threat to "their sta...

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Militants attack Shiite mosque in Kabul

A member of Afghanistan's Shiite clerical council said there are at least two dead in the attack. Casualties feared as gunshots heard near a mosque in Kabul on Friday, a local television channel ...

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Sen. Jeff Flake: I Agree With Trump in Several Areas

Sen. Jeff Flake: I Agree With Trump in Several Areas

Some White House officials privately expressed concern on Monday about Trump's Phoenix rally, fearing he might revisit the Charlottesville issue in the heat of the moment while cheered on by thousands...

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Six in 10 Americans reject Trump reaction to Charlottesville

Six in 10 Americans reject Trump reaction to Charlottesville

The president has said on several occasions that he condemns white-supremacist groups and believes all racist sentiment is "evil", but his own recounting of his words has omitted controversial phrases...

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