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North Korea poses a “grave threat” to the world : White House

North Korea poses a “grave threat” to the world : White House

  • November 30 2017

North Korea poses a “grave threat” to the world, the White House said today, exhorting countries to apply maximum pressure on Pyongyang after it launched an intercontinental ballistic miss [...]

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Ivanka Trump in India to empower women at forum

Ivanka Trump in India to empower women at forum

  • November 29 2017

Ivanka Trump has arrived in the Indian city of Hyderabad to attend the three-day Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) amid high security."When women do better, communities and countries thrive. GES ho [...]

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7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Iran and Iraq, 145 Dead, Several Injured

7.3 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Iran and Iraq, 145 Dead, Several Injured

  • November 13 2017

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region around the border between Iran and Iraq on Sunday, killing at least 145 people state media in the two countries said, as rescuers searched for dozens trapped [...]

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Is Delhi the world's most polluted city right now? Not.

Is Delhi the world's most polluted city right now? Not.

  • November 10 2017

Not quite. According to the real-time Air Quality Index, the PM 2.5 concentration in Delhi today is as high as 612mpcm. It's even higher in a couple of other cities, however.Igdir in Turkey is registe [...]

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Gun Shooting at Walmart in Denver claims many lives

Gun Shooting at Walmart in Denver claims many lives

  • November 02 2017

At least two people were killed and one injured in a shooting inside a Walmart store in suburban Denver on Wednesday, police said.Police in Thornton, Colorado, did not immediately release any inform [...]

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New York Terror attack: Donald Trump orders extreme vetting of foreign

New York Terror attack: Donald Trump orders extreme vetting of foreign

  • November 01 2017

Washington, Nov 1 (PTI) President Donald Trump said today he had ordered more robust "extreme vetting" of travellers coming into the US in the aftermath of the first deadly terror attack in New Yor [...]

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Police discover body of 3-year-old Indian girl missing two weeks agao in Dallas

Police discover body of 3-year-old Indian girl missing two weeks agao in Dallas

  • October 23 2017

Police have discovered the body of a girl child, which they say is "most likely" of a three-year-old Indian girl who went missing two weeks ago when her foster father reportedly sent her outside alone [...]

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US President Donald Trump celebrates Diwali in White House

US President Donald Trump celebrates Diwali in White House

  • October 19 2017

The US President Donald Trump celebrated his first Diwali at his official residence on Wednesday.Trump and his daughter Ivanka were joined by senior Indian-American members of his administration, inc [...]

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'India's Prime Minister is a terrorist,' Khawaja Asif says Pakistan's foreign minister

'India's Prime Minister is a terrorist,' Khawaja Asif says Pakistan's foreign minister

  • October 03 2017

The war of words between India and Pakistan has taken an ugly turn with the latter's foreign minister calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "terrorist". Pakistan's foreign minister Khawaja Asif was [...]

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Saudi Arabia to allow women to drive; Donald Trump hails the historic order

Saudi Arabia to allow women to drive; Donald Trump hails the historic order

  • September 27 2017

In a landmark decision, Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday it will now allow women to drive for the first time. Saudi Arabia was the only country in the world to restrict women from driving. For years, th [...]