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London [UK], Feb. 16 (ANI): Dropping a two-decade old commitment by the United States towards the establishment of a Palestinian state alongside Israel, President Donald Trump stated that his administration had no preference when it came to the final geographical shape of the region.

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London [U.K.], Feb. 16 (ANI): Valentine's Day sure gives fodder for memes on the internet, but no one expected the White House to produce such massive ammunition for the Twittersphere, highlighting President Donald Trump's daughter nonetheless.

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Israel PM hails Trump for war on 'radical Islam'

Updated: Feb 16, 2017 02:13 IST     

Washington D.C. [U.S.], Feb. 16 (ANI): Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has hailed United States President Donald Trump for his crackdown on 'radical Islam' terrorism, adding that there is no better supporter for the Jewish people than Trump.

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Washington D.C. [U.S.], Feb. 16 (ANI): Calling on Israel to "to hold back" on settlement construction, President Donald Trump conveyed to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that the United States is going to push for a peace deal with the Palestinians.

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Tax reform is great way to change economy: Trump

Updated: Feb 15, 2017 22:59 IST     

Washington D.C. [United States], Feb. 15 (ANI): Asserting that tax reform is a great way to change the economy, U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday vowed to remove regulations that cost jobs and substantially reduce the corporate tax rates.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday resolved to work together closely to further expand and deepen the multi-faceted strategic partnership between the two countries.

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New Delhi [India], Feb. 15 (ANI): Indian Foreign Secretary, Dr. S. Jaishankar, will pay a two day visit to Dhaka beginning on February 23.

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New York [United States], Feb 15 (ANI): New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said in a report released on Wednesday that dozens of garment workers and labor leaders are facing unfair or apparently fabricated criminal cases in Bangladesh after wage strikes in December 2016.

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Dhaka [Bangladesh], Feb.14 (ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will undertake a four-day official visit to Germany from Thursday.

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Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb. 15 (ANI): Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has been appointed as the new Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States of America.

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Washington D.C. [United States], Feb.15 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the classified information is illegally given out by "intelligence" like candy which he described as "Very un-American".

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Two killed in suicide attack on vehicle of Peshawar judges

Updated: Feb 15, 2017 18:11 IST     

Peshawar [Pakistan], Feb. 15 (ANI): At least two persons have reportedly been killed and many others injured, including a District and Sessions judge Asif Jadoon and three other female members of the judiciary after a suicide attack on a vehicle carrying civil judges in the upscale Hayatabad area of Peshawar.

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Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], Feb 15 (ANI): Malaysian police have detained a women suspect at Kuala Lumpur airport in connection with the assassination of Kim Jong-un's half-brother Kim Jong-nam.

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Kabul [Afghanistan], Feb 15 (ANI): At least 52 farmers have reportedly been abducted by the anti-government armed militants in Afghanistan's northern Jawzjan province on Wednesday.

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Lahore [Pakistan], Feb. 15 (ANI): A Pakistani court has issued a bailable arrest warrant against a top jail official for failing to appear before it in connection with the 2013 murder case of Indian national Sarabjit Singh.

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Trump to meet Israel's Netanyahu at White House today

Updated: Feb 15, 2017 13:54 IST     

Washington [United States], Feb.15 (ANI): The United States and Israel are expected to discuss the next steps in bilateral cooperation as well as review policy initiatives in the Middle East when President Donald Trump hosts Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Wednesday.

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Canberra [Australia], Feb.15 (ANI): Sri Lanka and Australia have signed two Memoranda of Understanding for cooperation in development-related initiatives and sports.

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Kathmandu [Nepal], Feb. 15 (ANI): Nepal and India have agreed to finalize the detailed project report (DPR) of the proposed Butwal-Gorakhpur cross-border transmission line prepared by a technical team representing both countries.

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Dhaka [Bangladesh], Feb.15 (ANI): Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government in Bangladesh and concerned district authorities have been ordered by the Dhaka High Court to take immediate steps to rehabilitate the Santhal communities of Gaibandha and Gobidaganj, months after they were reportedly subjected to police brutality.

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White House will reopen for public, says Melania Trump

Updated: Feb 15, 2017 12:46 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Feb. 15 (ANI): The First Lady of the United States Melania Trump has announced the White House will reopen to the public in early March, nearly seven weeks after her husband and President Donald Trump came to office.

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