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    China Launches First Home-Grown Aircraft Carrier

China Launches First Home-Grown Aircraft Carrier

Adding to its growing naval might China on Wednesday launched its first home-built aircraft carrier amid high tensions in the Korean Peninsula and the South China Sea. The 50 000-ton

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    Islamophobic Incidents up by 1,000% Since Trump Took Office: Muslim Group

Islamophobic Incidents up by 1,000% Since Trump Took Office: Muslim Group

The number of Islamophobia incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials has increased by around 1,000 per cent since President Donald Trump took office in January, according to

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    ‘Standardisation of Names in Arunachal Shows China Less Likely to Make Concessions’

‘Standardisation of Names in Arunachal Shows China Less Likely to Make Concessions’

The standardisation of official names for six places in Arunachal Pradesh shows that China is less likely to make “concessions” in the protracted border negotiations with India, a Chinese expert

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    China Bans Muslim Names for Babies in Xinjiang

China Bans Muslim Names for Babies in Xinjiang

China has banned Islamic names for babies in Muslim-majority Xinjiang region, home to the Muslim Uighur ethnic minority, the Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Tuesday. According to the move,

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    First Large-Scale Malaria Vaccine Trials for Africa

First Large-Scale Malaria Vaccine Trials for Africa

A new malaria vaccine will be tested on a large scale in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi, the World Health Organization said Monday, with 360,000 children to be vaccinated between 2018

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    Germany’s Lilium Says Successfully Tests ‘Flying Taxi’ Prototype

Germany’s Lilium Says Successfully Tests ‘Flying Taxi’ Prototype

A Bavarian start-up is developing a five-seat “flying taxi” after successful test flights over Germany of a smaller version of the electric jet. Munich-based Lilium, backed by investors who include

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Trump Discusses North Korea with Xi Jinping, Shinzo Abe

  Trump Discusses North Korea with Xi Jinping, Shinzo Abe

US President Donald Trump spoke to his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday where

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Emmanuel Macron to Face Marine Le Pen in French Presidential Runoff Election

  Emmanuel Macron to Face Marine Le Pen in French Presidential Runoff Election

Social-liberal Emmanuel Macron will face far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in a run-off for the French presidency on May 7,

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Indo-Israel Ties More Visible Under Modi Govt: Israel

  Indo-Israel Ties More Visible Under Modi Govt: Israel

Appreciating that Indo-Israel ties were more “visible” after the Modi government has come to power, Israel said on Sunday that

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Ready to Respond to US Aggression: North Korea

  Ready to Respond to US Aggression: North Korea

North Korea said it is ready to respond to aggression from the US, amid the deployment of an American nuclear

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135 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack on Army Base

  135 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Taliban Attack on Army Base

At least 135 Afghan soldiers were killed and 60 injured in a deadly attack by Taliban militants on an Afghan

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Venezuela Confirms 12 Deaths During Opposition Protests

  Venezuela Confirms 12 Deaths During Opposition Protests

Venezuela’s attorney-general confirmed on Friday that 12 people have died during opposition protests. Eleven people had died during violence and

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India Will Pay ‘Dearly’ If It Plays Dalai Lama Card, Warns Chinese media

  India Will Pay ‘Dearly’ If It Plays Dalai Lama Card, Warns Chinese media

India will pay “dearly” if it continues the “petty game” of playing the Dalai Lama card, Chinese media warned on

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Panama Papers: Not Enough Evidence to Disqualify Nawaz Sharif, SC Rules

  Panama Papers: Not Enough Evidence to Disqualify  Nawaz Sharif, SC Rules

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Thursday said there was not enough evidence to disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and ordered a

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Facebook Will Soon Let You Type with Your Brain

  Facebook Will Soon Let You Type with Your Brain

Giving a glimpse of what is going on at its secret “Building 8″ research group, Facebook has said it is

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Pakistan’s Indifference to Muslim Oppression in China ‘Alarming’

  Pakistan’s Indifference to Muslim Oppression in China ‘Alarming’

Pakistan turning a deaf ear and going cold turkey in dealing with China`s repression unleashed on its Muslim community is

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UN to Issue 10 Stamps of ‘Asanas’ on International Yoga Day

  UN to Issue 10 Stamps of ‘Asanas’ on International Yoga Day

The UN Postal Administration (UNPA) is issuing a set of stamps showing 10 yoga asanas (poses) to commemorate the International

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