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Wisconsin [United States] August 14 (ANI): Three Illinois residents were killed in a shooting incident at a dragstrip in Wisconsin on Sunday.

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Karachi [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Pakistan, this year, hoisted South Asia's largest flag at Wagah border to commence the 70th Independence Day celebrations at 12:00am, into wee hours of Monday.

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Karachi: 11 injured in Independence Day celebratory gunfire

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 08:40 IST     

Karachi [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): At least 11 people were wounded due to aerial firing during Independence Day celebration in Karachi on the night between Sunday and Monday.

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17 dead in suspected terror attack in Burkina Faso

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 08:40 IST     

London [UK], August 14 (ANI): At least 17 people were killed and another eight were wounded in a suspected terror attack at a Turkish restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou.

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London [United Kingdom], August 14 (ANI): Charged with assault on teenage recruits, 17 former British Army instructors will be appearing before a court martial next month.

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Gaighat (Udayapur) [Nepal], August 14 (ANI): The death toll due to water havoc in various parts of Nepal after clouds outburst has risen to 56.

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White nationalists should leave America: Virginia Governor

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 06:22 IST     

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 14 (ANI): Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has said that white nationalists should leave America after a 32-year-old woman Heather D. Heyer was killed when a driver intentionally plowed his car into a crowd.

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Pak, China are all weather friends: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 05:33 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that Pakistan and China are all weather friends and strategic partners.

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Kabul [Afghanistan], August 14 (ANI): Amid reports of delay in the newly-launched Afghanistan-India air corridor initiative, Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has instructed the relevant authority to take immediate step to execute more flights as part of the initiative.

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Former Al-Shabaab deputy surrenders before Somali authorities

Updated: Aug 14, 2017 03:44 IST     

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 14 (ANI): Former deputy leader and spokesman of Somalia's militant group Al-Shabaab Mukhtar Robow Ali on Sunday surrendered before the Somali authorities.

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Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 14 (ANI): According to a report by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO), the country has spent more than USD 76 billion in last 16 years on arming the Afghanistan's security forces.

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Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], August 13 (ANI): Charlottesville Democratic mayor Michael Signer on Sunday said that U.S. President Donald Trump had emboldened organised racists, who caused the racially charged violence in his city over the weekend.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 13 (ANI): A lawyer in Pakistan has challenged the nomination papers of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kalsoom Nawaz for NA-120 seat, on the grounds that a candidate cannot use the name of a disqualified person's party in the election.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 13 (ANI): Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and the mastermind of Mumbai terrorist attack Hafiz Saeed's new political outfit Milli Muslim League (MML) has fielded its candidate for the upcoming by-election of NA-120 in Pakistan.

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Karachi: Six members of a family burn to death

Updated: Aug 13, 2017 12:05 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 13 (ANI): Six members of a family, including children, were burnt to death after the van in which they were travelling caught fire in Karachi's Garden area.

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Strong earthquake of magnitude 6.4 jolts Indonesia's Sumatra

Updated: Aug 13, 2017 11:29 IST     

Jakarta [Indonesia], Aug 13 (ANI): An earthquake of magnitude 6.4 struck Sumatra in western Indonesia on Sunday with tremors being felt as far away as Singapore and Malaysia.

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New York [U.S.A], August 13 (ANI): Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe on Saturday slammed the white supremacists and neo-Nazis right-wing groups in Charlottesville and asked all of them to go back home.

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Nairobi [Kenya], August 13 (ANI): The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights confirmed on Saturday that 24 people, including 17 in Nairobi, were killed in the post-election violence since Tuesday that erupted after the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.

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Kabul [Afghanistan], August 13 (ANI): General John Nicholson, commander-in-chief of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan said that it is imperative for NATO to win the war against the insurgents in Afghanistan because failure in Afghanistan will embolden extremist groups in the West.

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Venezuela calls Trump's warning 'crazy act'

Updated: Aug 13, 2017 06:35 IST     

Carcas [Venezuela], August 13 (ANI): Venezuelan Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino has described United States President Donald Trump's warning of a possible military action as a "crazy act" by an "extremist elite."

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