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Putin warns US over deploying missiles in European nations

Moscow |Wednesday, 2019 7:15:06 PM IST

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he would deploy missiles capable of striking the US if Washington decides to station missiles in European nations within striking distance of Russia.

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8th MP quits UK's Labour Party over racism

London |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

Joan Ryan has become the eighth Labour MP to resign and join a breakaway group, claiming the UK's main opposition party has become "infected with the scourge of anti-Jewish racism", the media reported

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Two Catholic church cardinals urge end of 'homosexual agenda'

London |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST

Two prominent Roman Catholic Church cardinals have called for an end to the "plague of the homosexual agenda", urging bishops to end their complicity and silence over cases of sexual abuse.

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Trump publicly attacked Russia probe over 1,100 times

Washington |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:04 PM IST

US President Donald Trump has publicly attacked the ongoing probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, according to The New York Times.

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Government must act against cow vigilantes: Human Rights Watch

New York |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 PM IST

The Indian government should prevent and prosecute mob violence by vigilante groups targeting minorities in the name of so-called cow protection, Human Rights Watch has said.

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India, Saudi Arabia condemn Pulwama attack, call for sanctioning of terrorists, organisations by UN

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:04 PM IST

India and Saudi Arabia on Wednesday strongly condemned the terror attack on Indian forces in Pulwama, called upon countries to renounce use of terrorism as an instrument of state policy and underlined

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Russia to deliver S-400 air defence system in July: Turkey

Ankara |Wednesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Russia will deliver the first batch of S-400 air defence system to Turkey in July and the missile systems will be activated in October, officials here said on Wednesday.

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Najib's British aide charged with money laundering

Kuala Lumpur |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

A British national who served as a public relations aide to former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged with money laundering in absentia here on Wednesday.

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Egypt executes 9 for A-G killing

Cairo |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Egyptian authorities on Wednesday executed nine prisoners for their involvement in the killing of an Attorney-General four years ago, officials said.

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India, Saudi Arabia agree on need to exert pressure on countries backing terror

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

India and Saudi Arabia on Wednesday said that there was a need to exert "all possible pressure" on countries which extend any kind of support to terror activities.

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Japan court orders compensation for Fukushima nuclear crisis evacuees

Tokyo |Wednesday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

A court in Japan on Wednesday ordered the government and the operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant to pay damages to those affected by the disaster in 2011.

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British-Bangladeshi IS bride stripped of UK citizenship (Lead)

London |Wednesday, 2019 5:45:04 PM IST

Shamima Begum, a British teenager of Bangladeshi descent who ran away in 2015 to become an Islamic State (IS) jihadi bride, has been stripped of her UK citizenship, a move she called "unjust" and "har

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