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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 [...]

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Mexico Earthquake : Over 240 Dead, Frantic Search For Survivors

Mexico Earthquake : Over 240 Dead, Frantic Search For Survivors

  • September 21 2017

The day after a vicious earthquake leveled apartment buildings, damaged hospitals and flattened an elementary school, Mexicans mobilized Wednesday for a massive rescue effort, digging in a frantic s [...]

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Donald Trump's threatening speech to totally destroy North Korea at UNGA

Donald Trump's threatening speech to totally destroy North Korea at UNGA

  • September 20 2017

On Tuesday, US president Donald Trump made a combative debut speech to the UNGA. He threatened the "total destruction" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.&nb [...]

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Hurricane Maria eyes Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria eyes Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico

  • September 20 2017

Hurricane Maria headed towards the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, with the US National Hurricane Center warning of a "potentially catastrophic" impact as it battered the eastern Caribbean."Maria i [...]

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Mexico Earthquake : At Least 139 Dead, More Feared Trapped In Rubble

Mexico Earthquake : At Least 139 Dead, More Feared Trapped In Rubble

  • September 20 2017

A 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing buildings and killing dozens of people on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that devastated Mexico City.Coming less than two we [...]

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ISIS Claims London Subway Car Terror Attack

ISIS Claims London Subway Car Terror Attack

  • September 16 2017

Police in London were searching for the assailant who detonated a homemade bomb Friday that sent a scorching blast of flame and smoke through a London subway car, injuring at least 29 rush-hour comm [...]

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North Korea fires missile over Japan, lands in Pacific Ocean

North Korea fires missile over Japan, lands in Pacific Ocean

  • September 15 2017

"This is a sign, I believe, of their frustration at the increased sanctions on North Korea, recently imposed by the Security Council. It's a sign that the sanctions are working," he said.North Kore [...]

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Indian Doctor Stabbed To Death By Patient in Kansas

Indian Doctor Stabbed To Death By Patient in Kansas

  • September 15 2017

A 57-year-old doctor from Telangana was stabbed to death at his clinic in Kansas on Wednesday. Achutha Reddy, a psychiatrist, was found with multiple wounds in an alley behind his clinic in East Wic [...]