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    China Chides Japan for Backing India on Doklam

China Chides Japan for Backing India on Doklam

China on Friday told Japan not to make “random” comments on the Sino-Indian border stand-off even if it wants to support New Delhi. Japan has rallied behind India over the

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    Big Asteroid to Safely Pass by Earth on September 1

Big Asteroid to Safely Pass by Earth on September 1

A large near-Earth asteroid will pass safely by our planet on September 1, at a distance of about seven million kilometres, NASA has said. Asteroid Florence — named in honour

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    Spanish Police Stop Second Attack After 13 Killed in Barcelona

Spanish Police Stop Second Attack After 13 Killed in Barcelona

Spanish police on Friday said that they killed five people in the town of Cambrils to stop a second attempted van attack after an earlier one in Barcelona that claimed

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    US Designates Hizb-ul Mujahideen as ‘Global Terrorist Organisation’

US Designates Hizb-ul Mujahideen as ‘Global Terrorist Organisation’

Stepping up action against terrorists attacking India, President Donald Trump’s Administration has declared Hizb-ul Mujahideen (HM) a “global terrorist organisation” in an attempt to choke off financial and other support

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    Nadella, Cook, Zuckerberg Slam Charlottesville Violence as Disgrace to US

Nadella, Cook, Zuckerberg Slam Charlottesville Violence as Disgrace to US

Breaking their silence over the violence at a white supremacist rally in the US, Microsoft’s Indian-born CEO Satya Nadella, Apple’s Tim Cook and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg have condemned the incident

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    US Report Lists Attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh, Pakistan

US Report Lists Attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh, Pakistan

A US government report on religious freedom lists attacks on Hindus in Bangladesh, Pakistan and elsewhere as well as restrictions on Sikhs in France and Denmark. The State Department’s International

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Bangladesh Allows Polygamy for Hindus, Bans Divorcee Remarriage

  Bangladesh Allows Polygamy for Hindus, Bans Divorcee Remarriage

Some aspects of marriage laws for Hindus in Bangladesh mirror those for Muslims in India, according to a US government

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China Warns It ‘Won’t Sit Idle’ If US Harms Trade Ties

  China Warns It ‘Won’t Sit Idle’ If US Harms Trade Ties

China warned on Tuesday that it “will not sit idle” if the United States takes actions that impair trade ties

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Sikkim standoff: Chinese Official in Nepal, Doklam Issue with India on Agenda

  Sikkim standoff: Chinese Official in Nepal, Doklam Issue with India on Agenda

With tension still high in the backdrop of Sikkim standoff between India and China over the Doklam issue, Chinese vice

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Myanmar Ruling Party’s Former Chairman U Aung Shwe Dies

  Myanmar Ruling Party’s Former Chairman U Aung Shwe Dies

Former Chairman of Myanmar’s ruling party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), U Aung Shwe, passed away at Yangon’s Victoria

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53 Killed, One Lakh Displaced in Nepal Floods

  53 Killed, One Lakh Displaced in Nepal Floods

At least 53 people were killed and as many as 100,000 displaced in floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains

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15 Dead, 32 Injured as Blast Hits Army Truck in Pakistan

  15 Dead, 32 Injured as Blast Hits Army Truck in Pakistan

At least 15 people were killed and 32 others injured when a blast hit an army truck in Pakistan’s southwest

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3 dead, 20 Injured After White Supremacist Rally in Virginia

  3 dead, 20 Injured After White Supremacist Rally in Virginia

The white supremacist march in Charlottesville, Virginia has left three people dead and more than 20 injured from incidents that

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US Military ‘Locked, Loaded’ to Strike North Korea: Trump

  US Military ‘Locked, Loaded’ to Strike North Korea: Trump

US President Donald Trump further escalated his rhetorical standoff with North Korea on Friday, saying the country’s military was “locked

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China Should be Neutral If North Korea Fires First on US: Report

  China Should be Neutral If North Korea Fires First on US: Report

China should remain neutral if North Korea launches an attack that threatens the United States, a Chinese state-run newspaper said

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Doklam Standoff: China Rejects Reports of Offering to Relocate Troops

  Doklam Standoff: China Rejects Reports of Offering to Relocate Troops

China has vehemently rejected all reports of it ever offering a compromise to India by relocating its troops in the

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India, China Should Ink New Boundary Pact in Sikkim Sector: Chinese Scholars

  India, China Should Ink New Boundary Pact in Sikkim Sector: Chinese Scholars

Notwithstanding the Doklam standoff, Chinese military analysts say that India and China should sign a new boundary convention in the

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