Intelligence organisation involved in Istanbul nightclub attack: deputy PM

Intelligence organisation involved in Istanbul nightclub attack: deputy PM

16-Jan-17
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TURKEY:The mass shooting at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve was carried out with the involvement of an intel ...

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US denounces China for preventing India’s entry into the NSG

US denounces China for preventing India’s entry into the NSG

16-Jan-17
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The United States has criticised China for preventing India from joining the prestigious Nuclear Supplier’s Group (NSG).

The outgoing ...

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At least 32 killed as Turkish cargo plane crashes near Kyrgyz capital

At least 32 killed as Turkish cargo plane crashes near Kyrgyz capital

16-Jan-17
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At least 32 people were killed when a Turkish Airlines cargo plane crashed near Kyrgyzstan’s ManasInternational Airport on Monday.

Kyr ...

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Philippines’ Duterte threatens martial law

Philippines’ Duterte threatens martial law

16-Jan-17
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MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to impose martial rule to prosecute his deadly war on drugs, three de ...

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British PM targeting clean divorce in Brexit speech

British PM targeting clean divorce in Brexit speech

16-Jan-17
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LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May will target a clean divorce from the EU when she sets out her Brexit plans in a major s ...

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Race relations: hope and disappointment of Obama years

Race relations: hope and disappointment of Obama years

16-Jan-17
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If Barack Obama was elected on a wave of optimism, eight years later, hopes of a post-racial America have soured amid recognition that it takes mor ...

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EU visas no longer good  for entry to Panama

EU visas no longer good for entry to Panama

16-Jan-17
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PANAMA CITY: Most EU visitor visas will no longer be accepted for entry into Panama under a new decree highlighting a general tigh ...

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How did he do it? Trump’s shock rise to the presidency

How did he do it? Trump’s shock rise to the presidency

16-Jan-17
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Less than 17 months -- that's how long it took Donald J. Trump to reach the White House, besting rivals who had been chasing that dream for years. ...

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Roadside bomb kills seven Afghan civilians: officials   

Roadside bomb kills seven Afghan civilians: officials  

16-Jan-17
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JALALABAD: At least seven civilians, including a women and three children, were killed when their truck hit a roadside bomb in eastern Afghanistan ...

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Sea Shepherd finds Japanese ship ‘with slaughtered whale’

Sea Shepherd finds Japanese ship ‘with slaughtered whale’

16-Jan-17
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SYDNEY: A Japanese ship has been caught with a slaughtered whale in the Antarctic in defiance of an international court decision against Tokyo's hu ...

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Vienna’s homeless show tourists life on the street

Vienna’s homeless show tourists life on the street

16-Jan-17
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VIENNA: On a wintry afternoon, tourists huddle around their guide outside Vienna's central train station. But instead of exploring glitzy palaces, ...

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Spain’s Felipe in Saudi as warship sale mooted   

Spain’s Felipe in Saudi as warship sale mooted  

16-Jan-17
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RIYADH: Spain's King Felipe VI is to meet Sunday with Saudi King Salman, local media said, during an official visit coinciding with talks to sell S ...

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Bulls lock horns at Nepal winter festival   

Bulls lock horns at Nepal winter festival  

16-Jan-17
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TARAKA: The bulls pawed the ground sending a dusty cloud into the air before locking horns to a huge cheer from the crowd that had gathered in a ma ...

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Major powers warn Trump on any unilateral Mideast moves

Major powers warn Trump on any unilateral Mideast moves

16-Jan-17
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PARIS: France warned on Sunday of "serious consequences" if Donald Trump moves to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital as repre ...

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Beijing warns Trump: One China ‘not negotiable’

Beijing warns Trump: One China ‘not negotiable’

16-Jan-17
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BEIJING: Beijing on Saturday warned the US that the One China policy was non-negotiable, after Donald Trump suggested he could aba ...

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Blast in Afghanistan kills seven

Blast in Afghanistan kills seven

15-Jan-17
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AFGHANISTAN: A truck collided with a roadside bomb that killed seven civilians.

Pacheer Agam District Governor Hijratullah ...

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19 die as boat capsizes in Ganges River

19 die as boat capsizes in Ganges River

15-Jan-17
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 NEW DELHI: As many as 19 people died after the boat turned over in river Ganges.

The polic ...

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Markle arrested for threatening partner

Markle arrested for threatening partner

15-Jan-17
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OREGAN: Half-brother of Suits star and Prince’s Harry girlfriend Meghan Markle was arrested.

According to sources, dr ...

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Abbas opens Vatican mission, warns over US Embassy move

Abbas opens Vatican mission, warns over US Embassy move

15-Jan-17
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VATICAN CITY: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas warned Saturday that moving the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem w ...

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Iraqi forces fight IS at Mosul University, take areas along Tigris

Iraqi forces fight IS at Mosul University, take areas along Tigris

15-Jan-17
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MOSUL: Iraqi special forces drove back Islamic State militants in the strategic Mosul University campus on Saturday while elite po ...

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