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Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 20 (ANI): Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called for a new generation of partnerships with the business community to limit the impact of climate change and to reduce poverty.
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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 20 (ANI): Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has praised the American people for making him 'a better president' and 'a better man'.

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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 20 (ANI): President-elect Donald Trump told a gathering at his Washington hotel, a day before his inauguration, that his cabinet has "the highest IQ" in history of the country.

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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 20 (ANI): Incoming White House press secretary Sean Spicer said that nearly 50 senior Obama administration appointees have been asked by President-elect Donald Trump to remain in their posts after his inauguration in order to ensure continuity in the government.

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Anti-China protests in Sindh to oppose CPEC

Updated: Jan 19, 2017 15:29 IST

Karachi [Pakistan], Jan.19 (ANI): Anti-China protests have been taking place across Sindh against the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which passes through the province.

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New Delhi [India], Jan. 19 (ANI): A senior US Commander has said that strong multilateral forums like the NATO are needed to mitigate threats arising from contested spaces in the presently growing interconnected world.

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Dhaka [Bangladesh], Jan. 19 (ANI): A Bangladeshi student working as a clerk at an LA gas station was shot dead by an unidentified black man in his mid twenties.

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Beijing [China], Jan. 19 (ANI): An article appearing in Chinese Media has advised India to join hands with Beijing to tap into Nepal's hydropower industry 'instead of being nervous about China's expanding role there.'

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New York [USA],Jan.19 (ANI): The Government of Kazakhstan and the country's President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, has said that giving encouragement to steps for global nuclear disarmament will be their top priority as they take up a seat on the United Nations Security Council for the next two years.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan Senate chairman Raza Rabbani has asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif-led government to take parliamentary leaders in the Senate into confidence on the discussion of legislation for reinstating military courts that is currently underway.

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Washington [USA], Jan. 19 (ANI): Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama in his final White House presser offered a cautious note on developing friendlier ties to Moscow, saying a constructive US-Russia relationship is "in America's interest and the world's interest."

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Beijing [China], Jan. 19 (ANI): China has urged the United States to not allow any Taiwanese delegation to attend the inauguration ceremony of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and also opposed any official contact between the two sides.

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Washington [USA], Jan. 19 (ANI): Betsy DeVos, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's education secretary nominee, has said it should be up to the states to decide whether guns are allowed in schools.

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New York [USA], Jan. 19 (ANI): Ahead of his swearing-in ceremony, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has received a unique gift.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Advisor to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has asked Afghanistan to stop blaming Pakistan for the deteriorating security situation in the country and advised them to instead review their 'fragmented' approach to peace talks with the Taliban militant group.

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Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's chairman Jack Ma, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Davos, has said that his company has a lot of interest in investing in the country.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Supreme Court (SC) has directed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's son Hussain Nawaz to explain how he earned USD 1.9 million which he remitted to his father as a gift in 2011.

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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 19 (ANI): The United States and Cuba have signed a bilateral agreement to strengthen cooperation in the field of maritime and aeronautical search and rescue.

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Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Pakistan Essa Abdullah Albasha Alnoaimi met Chief of Army Staff, General QamarJaved Bajwa on Wednesday and appreciated the role of Pakistan Army in fight against terrorism and militancy.

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Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that their army is fully prepared and capable to respond to all types of threat from across the border.

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Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's chairman Jack Ma, in a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in Davos, has said that his company has a lot of interest in investing in the country.

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Davos [Switzerland], Jan. 19 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that the projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) are being completed at a faster speed and this project is being witnessed as economic game changer in the region.

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Beijing [China], Jan. 19 (ANI): China has defended the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), saying that the project isn't aimed at India and Beijing is committed to developg friendly and cooperative relations by respecting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of its neighbours.

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Berlin [Germany], Jan.18 (ANI): As part of its expanding outreach programme, the Embassy of India in Berlin, Germany, today launched a foreign policy discussion scheme "Videsh Niti" series.

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Washington [United States], Jan.18 (ANI):Former United States President George H.W. Bush has been admitted to a hospital in Houston Texas, after falling ill.

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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 18 (ANI): The United States has made an additional USD500 million grant to support the Green Climate Fund (GCF).

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Washington D.C. [United States], Jan. 18 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has commuted the sentence of former U.S. army soldier and whistleblower Chelsea Manning, who was convicted to 35 years imprisonment for leaking thousands of US government documents to WikiLeaks.

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New York [United States], Jan. 18 (ANI): In a message to an event spotlighting the growing challenges of 'anti-Muslim' discrimination as well as hatred in various contexts, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appealed for drawing strength from the principles of inclusion, tolerance and mutual understanding to recognise the value of diversity.

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Paris [France], Jan. 18 (ANI): More than 100 journalists were killed last year while doing their jobs, according to the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 18 (ANI): The second round of Pakistan-Turkey consultations on UN related matters was held on Tuesday in Islamabad.

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London [United Kingdom], Jan. 18 (ANI): More than 100 people have been killed after a Nigerian military jet mistakenly bombed a refugee camp in Borno state in northeastern Nigeria.

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