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US forces in Syria are 'invaders': Assad

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 10:09 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): Syria's President Bashar al-Assad called US military action in Syria as "invaders" because he hadn't given permission for them to enter the country.

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New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): According to Iraq's Ministry of Migration And Displaced, nearly 1, 00,000 people have been displaced since the operation to liberate western Mosul started last month.

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Dump landslide killed 46 people in Ethiopia

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 10:00 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): A landslide on Sunday killed at least 46 people at a waste dump outside Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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Argentina: Two killed, dozen injured in a rock concert

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 09:02 IST     

Buenos Aires [Argentina], Mar. 13 (ANI): At least two people were killed and a dozen injured, when spectators rushed to the stage at an over-packed outdoor rock concert in eastern Argentina.

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Germany seals major shopping centre ahead of terror threat

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 08:37 IST     

Berlin [Germany], Mar. 13 (ANI): The German Police have sealed off a major shopping centre in the central city of Essen, citing the threat of a terror attack.

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Trump asked to retract or substantiate wiretapping claim

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 08:21 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): Senator John McCain has asked President Donald Trump to either retract or substantiate his claim that his predecessor Barack Obama wire-tapped him in the final weeks of the presidential campaign.

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Al Qaeda claims responsibility of Damascus blasts

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 08:03 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): An Al Qaeda-linked group has claimed the responsibility for twin blasts near holy shrines frequented by Shiites in the Syrian capital Damascus that killed at least 40 people.

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New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): A Jewish community center in Rochester, New York, reopened after being closed temporarily after receiving its second bomb threat in less than a week.

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London [U.K.], Mar. 13 (ANI): Senator Elizabeth Warren on Sunday went on a tweet storm against U.S. President Donald Trump a day after he fired a top federal prosecutor in New York.

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London [U.K.], Mar. 13 (ANI): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned the Netherlands that it will "pay the price" for a diplomatic stand-off after a Turkish minister was blocked from visiting the country's consulate in Rotterdam and tensions between the two countries exploded in angry protests.

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Russia is being demonised, says Kremlin

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 07:04 IST     

New York [U.S.A.], Mar. 13 (ANI): Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said that Russia is being demonised and denied the allegation by the U.S. of any interference with the 2016 election.

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Nawaz Sharif wishes Hindus in Pak on eve of Holi

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 06:57 IST     

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif greeted the minority Hindu community of the country on the eve of Holi.

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Afghan Foreign Affairs summons Pak charge d'affaires

Updated: Mar 13, 2017 06:53 IST     

Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar. 13 (ANI): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan has summoned Pakistan's Charge d'affaires to Kabul and lodged a strong protest over the persecution of Afghan citizens residing in Pakistan and the frequent artillery shelling on Khans Kunar and Sarkano districts of Kunar province.

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At least 34 killed in Haiti bus crash

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 23:04 IST     

London [UK], Mar.12 (ANI): At least 34 people have been killed and 15 more are injured after a bus crashed into a crowd in northern Haiti, according to the country's civil protection authorities.

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Death toll of Damascus blasts rises to 74: SOHR

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 21:56 IST     

New York [USA], Mar. 12 (ANI): The death toll in Saturday's twin blasts in Damascus city of Syria has reached 74, according to UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).

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Bangladesh commissions first ever submarines

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 21:44 IST     

Dhaka [Bangladesh], Mar. 12 (ANI): Bangladesh military on Sunday inducted "Nabajatra" and "Joyjatra", its first ever submarines.

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Saudi King kick-starts Japan visit

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 19:13 IST     

Tokyo [Japan], Mar. 12 (ANI): Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz al-Saud began a four-day Japan visit on Sunday, marking the first trip to the country by a Saudi king in 46 years.

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Turkey vows 'tenfold retaliation' against Dutch Govt.

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 17:23 IST     

Ankara [Turkey], Mar. 12 (ANI): Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu vowed that Ankara would respond 10 times stronger to the Dutch Government's decision to prevent him from entering the country.

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Dutch authorities treated me harshly: Female Turkish minister

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 17:23 IST     

Istanbul [Turkey], Mar. 12 (ANI): Turkish Family and Social Policies Minister, Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya, has alleged that she suffered "harsh and rude treatment" at the hands of Dutch authorities when she was blocked from entering the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam late Saturday night.

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Pakistan inducts advanced air defence system LOMADS LY-80

Updated: Mar 12, 2017 16:03 IST     

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Mar.12 (ANI):The Pakistan Army has inducted Low to Medium Altitude Air Defence System (LOMADS) LY 80.

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