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Doklam stand-off: China rejects reports of 'compromise'; Indian Army says no evacuation at border

Doklam stand-off: China rejects reports of 'compromise'; Indian Army says no evacuation at border

  • August 11 2017

Though India and China continue to militarily reinforce their positions in the wake of an ongoing stand-off over Doklam region, Indian Army has denied ordering the evacuation of some villages near t [...]

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6.5 Magnitude Earthquake In China Killed 12 and 175 Injured, Deaths Likely To Rise

6.5 Magnitude Earthquake In China Killed 12 and 175 Injured, Deaths Likely To Rise

  • August 09 2017

At least 12 people were killed when a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck southwestern China, government sources said Wednesday, but the toll was expected to climb as news trickles out of the remote mo [...]

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Venezuela crisis: 10 Kiled, Protests continue, people refuse to vote

Venezuela crisis: 10 Kiled, Protests continue, people refuse to vote

  • July 31 2017

Venezuelans stayed away from the polls in massive numbers in a show of protest against a vote to grant President Nicolas Maduro’s ruling socialist party virtually unlimited powers in the face [...]

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Panama Papers verdict: Nawaz Sharif is booted out of office

Panama Papers verdict: Nawaz Sharif is booted out of office

  • July 29 2017

Nawaz Sharif is pushed out of office for the third time, the former prime minister of Pakistan is probably used to this to-ing and fro-ing. Still trying to retain some hold on the prime minister's o [...]

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Panama Leaks: Pakistan Supreme Court to decide PM Nawaz Sharif's fate today

Panama Leaks: Pakistan Supreme Court to decide PM Nawaz Sharif's fate today

  • July 28 2017

The political future of Pakistan's embattled Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will be decided on Friday by the Supreme Court when it will announce its much-awaited verdict in the Panamagate case in [...]

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6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Greek Islands, 2 killed and 120 hurt

6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Greek Islands, 2 killed and 120 hurt

  • July 21 2017

A powerful earthquake shook the Greek resort island of Kos early Friday morning, damaging older and historic buildings and the main port, killing at least two people and causing more than 120 inju [...]

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7.7-magnitude quake hits off Russia

7.7-magnitude quake hits off Russia

  • July 18 2017

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.7 struck off the eastern coast of Russia, according to the US Geological Survey, causing officials to initially warn of a tsunami threat in parts of the Pacific.W [...]

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Major Fire In London Market, No Casualities

Major Fire In London Market, No Casualities

  • July 10 2017

A major fire broke out early today at London's Camden Lock Market. Ten fire engines, an aerial ladder and about 70 firefighters fought the blaze on the scene, near a nightclub and a covered market, [...]

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India will suffer greater losses than in 1962, if war were to break out today, says Chinese media

India will suffer greater losses than in 1962, if war were to break out today, says Chinese media

  • July 05 2017

As the Sino-Indian border standoff enters the 20th day, an increasingly strident Chinese media said New Delhi must be taught "a bitter lesson" and added that India "will suffer greater losses than i [...]

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North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of G20 summit

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of G20 summit

  • July 04 2017

North Korea test-launched a ballistic missile from its western region into the sea off its east coast on Tuesday, South Korea's military said, ahead of a summit of leaders from the Group of 20 natio [...]