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Obama to deliver first public remarks of his post-presidency

Updated: Apr 23, 2017 05:52 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Apr 23 (ANI): Former United States president Barack Obama will deliver the first public remarks of his post-presidency, three months after leaving the White House.

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Govt. withholding details on Taliban's attack on Afghan Army

Updated: Apr 23, 2017 04:23 IST     

Kabul [Afghanistan], Apr 23 (ANI): The local and international media were still waiting for the National Unity Government (NUG) and the Ministry of Defence to release details on the exact casualty toll of Friday afternoon's deadly attack on the Afghan National Army's 209 Shaheen Corps Headquarters in Balkh province even more than 24 hours after the incident.

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Venezuela: Protests leave 13 dead in one day

Updated: Apr 23, 2017 03:51 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Apr 23 (ANI): In the wake of reports that as many 13 people were killed in one day in Venezuela's Caracas, people have planned to take to the streets dressed in white to pay tribute to those killed in the anti-government demonstrations this month.

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Terrorists launch mortar attack in Damascus

Updated: Apr 23, 2017 01:59 IST     

Moscow [Russia], Apr 23 (ANI): At least two persons were left injured when terrorists shelled with mortars the Rukneddein residential area in the Syrian capital of Damascus, local media reported on Saturday.

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New York [U.S.], Apr. 22 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has said that he will announce the much awaited tax reform and tax reduction on the coming Wednesday.

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Berlin [Germany], Apr 22 (ANI): Members of the Baloch National Movement (BNM) in Germany held anti-Pakistan protests over the ongoing Baloch Genocide in Pakistan.

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New York [USA], Apr 22 (ANI): After Muslim guards at Amazon were refused with a space to pray five times in a day, the outraged community is planning a demonstration at the company's headquarters in Seattle on May 1st.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 22 (ANI): The Lahore High Court Bar Association (LHCBA) on Saturday gave an ultimatum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign within a week, or face a lawyers' movement bigger than the one that followed ex-chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry's ouster in 2007.

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New York [USA], Apr 22 (ANI): Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden's mentor and successor Ayman al-Zawahiri as well as the slain terrorist's eleventh son Hamza is being protected by Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI) and their most likely location of hiding is in Karachi.

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Shymkent [Kazakhstan], April 22 (ANI): The fourth meeting of the Kazakh-Indian Joint Working Group (JWG) for cooperation in the field of textiles was held on April 20 and April 21 in the southern Kazakhstan city of Shymkent.

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Nepal Polls: UDMF, Govt. inch closer to deal

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 17:19 IST     

Kathmandu [Nepal], Apr 22 (ANI): Long time agitating force United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF) has hinted at participation in local polls after the ruling alliance on Friday addressed their demands of reviewing the new Constitution Amendment Bill.

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New York [USA], Apr 22 (ANI): United Airlines says its CEO, Oscar Munoz, lost the opportunity to be promoted to the post of chairman after his handling of the forced removal of a doctor from a flight which was overbooked.

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New York [USA], Apr 22 (ANI): A woman was thrown off an American Airlines flight Friday night after a flight attendant allegedly whacked her with her baby's stroller.

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Trump Administration replaces Indian-American Surgeon General

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 14:20 IST     

Washington [United States], April 22 (ANI): The Donald Trump Administration has reportedly asked U.S.Surgeon General and Indian American Vivek Murthy to resign from his position. Murthy was appointed to the post by the previous Obama regime.

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Afghan Army base attack death toll rises to 140?

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 13:09 IST     

Kabul [Afghanistan], April 22 (ANI): The death toll from Friday's Taliban-led terror strike on an Afghan military base in Mazar-i-Sharif is said to have risen from 50 to about 140 soldiers, local media reports.

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Uzair Baloch in army custody for alleged links to Jadhav

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 11:37 IST     

Karachi [Pakistan], April 22 (ANI): A court in Karachi, Pakistan, has been informed that Lyari gang-war kingpin Uzair Jan Baloch is in military custody and not in prison.

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Security guard kills Peshawar DIG's son in Karachi

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 11:26 IST     

Karachi [Pakistan], April 22 (ANI): A police guard murdered the 27-year-old son of a deputy inspector general (DIG) of Peshawar police at their residence in Karachi's Defence Housing Authority (DHA) on Saturday.

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PPP asks why one law for Sharifs, one for Pak's poor

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 10:59 IST     

Karachi [Pakistan], April 22 (ANI): The opposition Pakistan People's Party (PPP) has claimed that there are two laws operating across the country - one for the family of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, and the other for the country's poor.

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Syria: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's close associate killed

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 10:17 IST     

Washington.D.C [U.S.A], Apr. 22 (ANI): An ISIS terrorist, linked to the deadly New Year's eve attack on Istanbul's Reina nightclub, was killed in Syria last month by the American forces, U.S.' Middle East command confirmed.

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Russia passes law banning 'outlandish' baby names

Updated: Apr 22, 2017 06:27 IST     

Moscow [Russia], Apr 22 (ANI): Russia's State Duma has passed a bill, which bans parents from officially giving their babies names that are foul words, numbers, titles or abbreviations.

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