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Indian man detained at Atlanta Airport dies

Updated: May 19, 2017 14:16 IST     

Washington [United States], May 19 (ANI): A 58-year-old Indian man, who was in the custody of the US Immigation department for the past week, has died at a Atlanta hospital.

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Tokyo [Japan], May 19 (ANI): The Japanese Government cabinet on Friday approved a bill that will allow Emperor Akihito to become the country's first monarch in more than two centuries to abdicate.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI): Former Pakistan president general Pervez Musharraf has refused to testify through video link in the 2007 Benazir Bhutto murder case.

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PTI blames Sharif for ICJ stay of Jadhav execution

Updated: May 19, 2017 11:11 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has blamed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for the International Court of Justice's (ICJ) temporary stay of the execution of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and asked him to clear his position in parliament.

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Brasília (Brazil) [India], May 19 (ANI): Turmoil in Brazil politics was further escalated as President Michel Temer refused to resign from his office following the Supreme Court's approval of investigating corruption scandal allegation.

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Pak Govt. seeks support to shut down PIA

Updated: May 19, 2017 09:40 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI)): The Pakistan Government is seeking support from lawmakers across party lines to shut down the loss-making Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) by declaring it 'bankrupt'.

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New York City (New York) [India], May 19 (ANI): Richard Rojas, 26, the driver of the car that killed one and injured 22 others in the busy New York Times Square on Thursday, was admitted to Bellevue Hospital Center for evaluation.

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Paris [France] May 19 (ANI) : Hailing the verdict by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, Baloch Diaspora France President Ali Akbar Mengal said the decision is a "victory for humanity."

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US Navy moves second aircraft carrier near North Korea

Updated: May 19, 2017 07:23 IST     

New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI): The US Navy has dispatched the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier to the Korean Peninsula, where it will conduct dual-carrier training exercises with the USS Carl Vinson amid heightened tensions in the region.

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Iran to elect its new president on May 19

Updated: May 19, 2017 07:23 IST     

Tehran [Iran], May 19 (ANI): Iranians will cast their votes on May 19 to elect their 12th President that will have huge impact on their country's international ties and foreign policy.

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New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI): The U.S.forces in Syria have bombed pro-Bashar al-Assad convoy at Tanf base that were advancing well inside an "established de-confliction zone."

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New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI): Responding to US President Donald Trump's claim that he is a victim of the "witch hunt," Florida Senator Macro Rubio said that the former is entitled to his opinion, but the United States is a "nation of laws."

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President Trump denies telling Comey to back off Flynn probe

Updated: May 19, 2017 04:22 IST     

New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday denied ever asking former FBI Director James Comey to back off his agency's investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign officials and Russia, as well as the role played by former national security adviser, Michael Flynn.

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Trump is on Putin's payroll : GOP Majority Leader in 2016

Updated: May 19, 2017 02:24 IST     

New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI) : It has been reported that a month before Donald Trump clinched the Republican nomination, House majority Leader Kevin McCarthy had made a politically explosive statement, saying that Trump could be the beneficiary of payments from Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Flynn not cooperating in Russian probe: GOP Senator

Updated: May 19, 2017 01:09 IST     

New York [U.S.], May 19 (ANI) : Senate Intelligence Committeee Chairman Richard Burr has accused the former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, of not cooperating with the investigation into Russians meddling in the U.S. Presidential election.

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New York [U.S.A], May 18 (ANI): At least one person was killed and several others injured after a speeding car struck pedestrians in New York's Times Square on Thursday.

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Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes dies at 77

Updated: May 18, 2017 21:55 IST     

California [U.S.A], May 18 (ANI): Roger Ailes, one of the most powerful television executives in the U.S. and the former chairman and CEO of Fox News died at the age of 77 today.

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Trump calls himself victim of 'single greatest witch hunt'

Updated: May 18, 2017 20:20 IST     

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): President Donald Trump has described the appointment of a former FBI director to investigate alleged ties between his campaign team and Russia during the 2016 presidential election as the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history.

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First ferry service between Russia and North Korea starts

Updated: May 18, 2017 18:59 IST     

Moscow [Russia], May 18 (ANI): The first cargo-passenger ferry service between Russia and North Korea was completed on Thursday.

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India can approach UNSC if Pak rejects ICJ's order on Jadhav

Updated: May 18, 2017 18:47 IST     

New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): India can and may approach United Nations Security Council should Pakistan refuse to abide by the stay order of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on the execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav.

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