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Allegations of cow killing spark violence in Gujarat; 7 Dalits attacked

A Dalit youth who consumed acid in Bantva town of Junagadh on Tuesday succumbed at the Civil Hospital there. "We rushed them to Junagadh civil h...

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Turkey removes 8000 police officers across the country

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman said if Turkey reinstates the death penalty it would lead to the suspension of its accession talks...

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Twitter opens up application process for verified accounts

You were required to be a public figure and only then would your account be considered for verification. The company did previously let users ...

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Former Trump Aide Alleges He Ghost Wrote Candidate's Tweets Since 2011

Sam Nunberg , who worked for Trump until he was sacked a year ago, accuses the Republican presidential nominee of retaliating against him "in a ...

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Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 US election

While acknowledging the two have had disagreements, Sanders said both campaigns found common ground over the past weekend at the Democratic Pl...

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North Korea fires three ballistic missiles in new show of force

Pyongyang fired three ballistic missiles early Tuesday into the East Sea, possibly in protest against Seoul and Washington's decision to deplo...

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Britain not abandoning 'leading role' in Europe

It is abundantly clear that British prime minister Theresa May's appointment of Johnson was motivated by party political reasons rather than any...

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Theresa May removes another Cameron supporter as minister

Speaking afterwards Mrs May said the meeting was "very constructive". She told ministers: "When I launched my leadership campaign I said that ...

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Lynch frustrates House Republicans with steely testimony on Clinton's emails

She can also expect to be asked about her unscheduled tarmac meeting in Phoenix with former President Bill Clinton in the week before the Federa...

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Delegates look to make voices heard for GOP convention

The convention began in an air of tension, partly because of the murders of police officers on Sunday in Louisiana, and partly because of the ma...

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German train attacker vowed 'revenge on the infidels'

The IS news agency Amaq called the assailant "one of the fighters of the Islamic State and the fighter answered calls to target countries of the...

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Labrador praises Trump's selection of Pence as running mate

Trump called himself an "outsider" and Pence is part of the "establishment, in many ways, and that's not a bad thing". Here are six of the mo...

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New security measures bring long lines at Brazil airports

Rio has myriad Olympic problems: Zika , security concerns, severe water pollution and sluggish ticket sales. "We are very prepared". About 1,...

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Kashmiris observe Accession to Pakistan Day

The source said the ban was earlier imposed after a section of Mehbooba Mufti's cabinet pressed for it and wanted to create an information black...

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Turkey's President Erdogan refuses to rule out death penalty

Yildirim said that it was not correct to make a hasty decision about the death penalty, but Turkey can not ignore the demands of its own people....

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John Kerry 'amazed' at speed of UK leadership handover

But both Kerry and US President Barack Obama have vowed that the "special relationship" between the Britain and the US will remain strong, and K...

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Pakistani model strangled by brother in so-called honor killing

The killing sent shock waves across Muslim Pakistan and triggered an outpouring of grief on social media for Baloch, whose real name was Fauzia ...

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Apple may drop Samsung as supplier for future iPhone chips

The news was first revealed by Chinese media house Economic Daily News (EDN ), who reported that the A11 chips will be manufactured and supplie...

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India, Mozambique sign agreements on drug trafficking, sports, pulses

The Prime Minister said health care was another area in which India's capacities and Mozambican needs match well. And, what Mozambique require...

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EU Parliament President Martin Schulz criticizes Britain's Theresa May

Amber Rudd , who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union , became the new Home Secretary and will now lead reform of Britain's immigr...

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Leading South Sudan editor arrested as tensions simmer

The 14,000 troops from Ethiopia, Rwanda, and Kenya would double the current 12,000-strong United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) force...

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EU Urges Turkey to Follow Human Rights Convention in Punishing Coup Members

He noted that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, which Turkey has been a member of since 1952, "has a requirement with respect to democracy a...

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Netanyahu Heads for Africa to Find Deals, Mark Entebbe Rescue

Speaking at State House, Nairobi after holding talks with his host President Uhuru Kenyatta, Netanyahu said that Israel will help Kenya in are...

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Erdogan: Turkish People Demand Death Penalty for Attempted Coup Supporters

On Friday, more than 200 people were killed as factions of the military tried to seize power in Turkish capital Ankara and major city Istanbul ...

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Owen Smith to run for the Labour Party leadership

This means he doesn't have to gather the support of 51 MPs like other leadership challengers - a task which, given his unpopularity with the par...

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