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Sri Lanka to release all 85 Indian fishermen in custody

Sri Lanka to release all 85 Indian fishermen in custody

Indian government likely to reciprocate the gesture The Sri Lankan government on Wednesday decided to release all 85 Indian fishermen who are now in its custody. “The fishermen wi ...

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WikiLeaks publishes trove of cyber-espionage details from CIA

WikiLeaks publishes trove of cyber-espionage details from CIA

WikiLeaks on Tuesday published thousands of documents purportedly taken from the Central Intelligence Agency’s Center for Cyber Intelligence, a dramatic release that appears to pr ...

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Sri Lanka to co-sponsor UN resolution

Sri Lanka to co-sponsor UN resolution

Even as Sri Lanka prepares to co-sponsor a UN resolution at the ongoing Human Rights Council session, seeking more time to fulfil its obligations, the country’s Tamil leadership h ...

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‘North Korean regime behind Kim Jong-nam death’

‘North Korean regime behind Kim Jong-nam death’

Officials from North Korea’s secret police and Foreign Ministry were involved in the killing of the estranged half brother of the country’s leader, South Korean intelligence offic ...

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Sharif: Pakistan, India must avoid conspiracies against each other

Sharif: Pakistan, India must avoid conspiracies against each other

Pakistan and India should have friendly and good neighbourly relations and avoid hatching conspiracies against each other, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said. Mr. Sharif told re ...

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‘VX nerve agent used in killing of Kim Jong Nam’

‘VX nerve agent used in killing of Kim Jong Nam’

The banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used in the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler’s outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport in Kuala ...

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Trump refers to non-existent Sweden terror incident

Trump refers to non-existent Sweden terror incident

U.S. President Donald Trump was speaking to supporters on Saturday when he apparently referred to Sweden as the site of a terror incident — the latest example of his administratio ...

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U.S., Canada to form task force for working women

U.S., Canada to form task force for working women

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump were to participate in a round-table discussion about women in the work force on Monday, an early sign of co ...

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North Korea says test launch of new missile type a success

North Korea says test launch of new missile type a success

North Korea said on Monday it had successfully test-fired a new type medium-to-long-range ballistic missile on Sunday. State-run KCNA news agency said that leader Kim Jong Un supe ...

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Quake in Philippines kills at least 15, injures 90

Quake in Philippines kills at least 15, injures 90

The late Friday quake with a magnitude of 6.5 roused residents from sleep in Surigao del Norte province, sending hundreds to flee their homes. T A powerful nighttime earthquake in ...

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