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CBI action at NDTV founder's home an attempt to threaten media

CBI action at NDTV founder's home an attempt to threaten media

In a statement issued on Tuesday, the CBI said that the bank took a hit of Rs 48 crore as a result of reducing the interest rate on a Rs 375-crore loan extended to NDTV Executive Chairperson Prann...

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Putin in Oliver Stone Interview: Nobody Survives a Nuke Conflict

Putin in Oliver Stone Interview: Nobody Survives a Nuke Conflict

Putin's denial of state-level involvement runs contrary to reports from USA intelligence agencies who said that Putin directed the cyberattack against the Democratic National Committee in 2016 and...

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Seven killed after gunmen raid Iran parliament, mausoleum

Seven killed after gunmen raid Iran parliament, mausoleum

There are also reports of a shooting at the mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, the founder of the modern state. The IS group's Aamaq news agency released a 24-second video purportedly shot inside the ...

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Presidential election 2017: EC to announce polling date today

The election commission will issue a notification regarding the polls on June 14 . The tenure of the incumbent, Pranab Mukherjee , comes to an end on July 24. 12 nominated members in Rajya Sabha...

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Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert gets under way

Pharrell Williams told his fans he didn't "want to feel or hear or see any fear in this building", before launching into his global hit single, " Happy ". "Seeing you guys coming together was a sight...

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2 held for trying to manhandle Yechury; Left blames RSS

2 held for trying to manhandle Yechury; Left blames RSS

Party workers around the Left leader caught both the men and handed them to Delhi Police, which has registered a case. Mr Yechury is attending the meeting of the politburo - the CPM's highest decisi...

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Two London Bridge terrorists named by police

Ms Delcros was seriously injured by the van, although her condition in hospital has stabilised, her family said. " Our society should continue to function in accordance with our values". He had als...

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Exxon says Qatar LNG not affected by Arab states tension

Earlier, the Philippines embassy in Doha issued an advisory urging OFWs in Qatar to remain calm and "exercise prudence as we all closely monitor the situation". Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello said ...

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Shooting inside Iran parliament, several wounded: State media

Shooting inside Iran parliament, several wounded: State media

Attackers stormed the parliament building in Tehran , armed with guns, and one of them is believed to have blown himself up on the fourth floor during the siege. State TV later said four attackers ar...

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Ariana Grande Concert Sells Out in 6 Minutes

Ariana Grande Concert Sells Out in 6 Minutes

More than 10,000 people attempted to falsely claim free tickets to the One Love Manchester benefit concert . They also provided a link for people who were at the original concert to register for ...

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Will Donald Trump prevent James Comey from testifying in Russian Federation investigation?

Will Donald Trump prevent James Comey from testifying in Russian Federation investigation?

Trump could argue that discussions with Comey pertained to national security and had an expectation of privacy. "Director Comey was sacked by the president And you have the president himself making...

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Several wounded in attacks on Iran parliament, tomb

Iranian state media said police helicopters were circling over the parliament building and that all mobile phone lines from inside were disconnected. "Some coward terrorists infiltrated one of the b...

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Mauritania breaks diplomatic ties with Qatar, Gabon voices condemnation

Qatar has denied the allegations, saying it did not support terrorism and that the claims were "baseless". Trump on Tuesday hinted that the "hard line" with Qatar was partly a result of his tour of ...

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Bangladesh 'disappointed' over USA decision to dump global climate pact

Bangladesh 'disappointed' over USA decision to dump global climate pact

Part of the reason, he asserted during a press conference, was because of the Green Climate Fund that Trump says costs the US "billions of billions of billions" of dollars. Home Minister Rajnath Si...

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Twin attacks on Iran parliament, Khomeini shrine, 1 dead

Tasmin news agency said there were unconfirmed reports the attackers had taken four hostages inside the parliament building. A security officer is seen outside Iran's parliament building during ...

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Theresa May: Britain Must Do 'Much More' to Fight Islamic Extremism

Simon Tucker wrote: "Heard this in the Dagenham area at around 4:15 am". Before Archibald moved to Europe to be with her fiancé, she did social work in Calgary at Alpha House Society, a homeless s...

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U.S. 'on the wrong side of history' on climate: French UN envoy

U.S. 'on the wrong side of history' on climate: French UN envoy

Trump's decision to leave the Paris agreement goes against some of his closest advisors, including his Daughter Ivanka Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. President Trump was open to renegot...

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London Police Detain 30-Year-Old Man Amid Investigation Into London Attack

Police acknowledged Sunday that a bystander had been wounded in the gunfire directed at the attackers. Zaghba was reportedly working in a London restaurant and had not been seen in Italy since 2...

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Trump says Qatar dispute could end terror

No Americans are made more secure by encouraging the Saudis and others to bully a smaller neighbor, and no USA interest is advanced by trying to force yet another country into submission to Riyadh. He...

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Jordan lowers diplomatic representation in Qatar

Qatar has denied the allegations. Sabah left Tuesday night for Saudi Arabia , where he met with King Salman. But analyst Saeed Wahabi said Qatar has been unwilling to enforce restrictions on t...

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Sacked Florida employee shoots five ex-colleagues in head

Sacked Florida employee shoots five ex-colleagues in head

Neumann , who later killed himself, was an army veteran who was discharged in 1999. Florida authorities identified this man, John Neumann Jr.as the gunman in an Orlando shooting spree that lef...

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London Bridge attack and its aftermath

London Bridge attack and its aftermath

At a press conference she defended her policies when questioned on cuts of 20,000 police officers, and on control orders being watered down. Her family said in a statement: "We grieve the loss o...

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Calls for Trump state visit to be cancelled after London attack tweets

May said yesterday that Khan is "doing a good job" as mayor of London as he leads the response to the weekend attack. Trump began tweeting about the attacks an hour or so after initial news re...

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Britain braces for election in wake of terror attacks

The last week of campaigning has been held in the shadow of an attack by three Islamist militants who on Saturday drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge before heading towards bars and rest...

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Brazil's court begins hearing on removing President Temer

Brazil's court begins hearing on removing President Temer

On Sunday, Mr Temer's lawyer Gustavo Guedes claimed that Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot is leaning on the TSE "to find the president guilty". A judge on the TSE could also decide to adjourn the cou...

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UAE threatens prison, fines for Qatar support

In an interview with Qatar's Al-Jazeera, Qatar's Foreign Minister said that Kuwait's local chief or Emir would travel to Saudi Arabia later on Wednesday for talks with Kuwait. "Tensions are still ...

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Trump Delves Into Arab States Rift with Qatar

Airlines suspended flights and residents nervous about the peninsula's lone land border closing cleaned out grocery store shelves. Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani ...

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Qatar says Saudi-led move to bar citizens breach of rights

Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman al-Thani told CNN that FBI investigators have confirmed that the agency was hacked and a fake article was inserted into the agency's system. Pr...

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Police release 12 people held after London atrocity

Pakistani-British suspect Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, had also been known to authorities - prompting at least two calls to police from a concerned neighbor and former friend. Butt , a Pakistan-born Brit...

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S. Korean official suspended over US missile defense report

S. Korean official suspended over US missile defense report

Despite bluster on both sides, whether it's posturing that the U.S. may attack to cripple North Korea's nuclear program , or that North Korea would use its nuclear weapons on the USA or allies, t...

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