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Rio Paralympics: Paralympic Games with silver tint

The parades to honour the country's Olympic and Paralympic success will be held in Manchester on 17 October and London a day later. India capped off a successful Paralympic Games campaign in Rio by procuring their best ever haul of four medals, including two gold, one silver and a bronze medal.

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After Bitter Primary Fight, Ted Cruz Backs Donald Trump

Of course, it's unclear why this would make a difference if Trump really is a "pathological liar", as Cruz has claimed in the past. Glenn Beck, a staunch Ted Cruz supporter in the 2016 GOP presidential race, interviewed the Texas senator Monday in a series of often-tense exchanges, after Cruz finally endorsed GOP standard-bearer Donald Trump .

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US, Afghanistan support surgical strikes in PoK

The Indian military said it crossed the de facto Kashmir border to carry out the attack against what it called "terrorists", but Pakistani officials said the Indian soldiers fired from their side of the border. The remarks were made during a meeting of the federal cabinet chaired by him to discuss the situation in Kashmir and the cross-border fires at the Line of Control (LoC), reports ANI from Islamabad .

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Bullet-pens used to sign historic Colombia-FARC peace deal

The ceremony in the Caribbean coast city of Cartagena followed a four-year process to end the last major armed conflict in the Americas. The 250 people represented all the groups of victims and among them were citizens from numerous country's provinces, including Alberto Vidal, who suffered forced displacement, and Karen Grisales, the head of a project to appropriate urban areas.

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Prince George playing with bubbles in Canada is just too much

The children were treated to a petting zoo, and while Prince George was excited at seeing a bubble machine, was instantly enamoured with the balloon display. . "They love Victoria. The weather's fantastic". "George and Charlotte were just like any other kids", attendee Chris Berti added. "I love all the performances I do but I think this one will stand out in my mind forever".

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SAARC Boycott Almost Complete: Maldives Seeks A Conducive Environment For Summit

It said the appeal by the Maldivian government follows the decisions by some of the SAARC member states who have expressed their inability to attend the summit in Islamabad scheduled for November due to terrorism, and threats to regional and worldwide peace.

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Syrian Army: Ceasefire has come to an end

The State Department said it was prepared to extend the cease-fire window in the hopes that if it held, the US and Russian Federation could then turn to their planned military cooperation against the Islamic State militants and al-Qaida-linked groups in Syria .

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Trump Throws A Tantrum And Claims That The Presidential Debate Was Rigged

Karine Jean-Pierre, the national spokesperson for MoveOn, rolled her eyes as she listened to Borelli compare Clinton's treatment of women to Trump's. The show took place nearly a decade after Trump invited reporters to watch Machado exercise after she won Miss Universe and then gained what he's recently described as "a massive amount of weight".

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Children of Syria's Aleppo bear brunt of violent onslaught

Options discussed include providing more sophisticated arms, logistical support, and training to Syrian rebel groups, though not shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, either directly or via Gulf Arab states or Turkey, these officials said.

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Pope in Caucasus: Let displaced Georgians return home

The Pope's two day visit to the capital of Georgia started with a meeting with Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Ilia II, the Patriarch of Georgia. Then, Catholic-Orthodox tensions were so high that the Georgian Orthodox Church urged its faithful to stay away from his Mass. The pope's visit to Azerbaijan will end with a series of interreligious meetings, including one with the sheikh of Muslims in the Caucasus at the Heydar Aliyev mosque.

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Turkey arrested around 32000 since July's failed coup

The Turkish leadership repeatedly announced about the possibility to extend the state of emergency . Authorities have detained or sacked people from across local government, the military, the media and the judiciary, and asked the United States to deport Pennsylvania-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, accusing him of organizing the aborted uprising.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation opens probe into Brad Pitt amid child abuse allegations

Jolie's rep went on record, saying that Jolie filed "for the health of the family". It's been a confusing 24 hours for fans of Brad Pitt since it was reported that the LAPD was investigating the actor for alleged child abuse that happened on a recent plane trip with his family.

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Somali force duped U.S. into bombing rival

It also urged both Galmudug and Puntland, which have often clashed over territory in the past, to mend fences. There was no immediate claim of responsibility but the al-Shabab armed group has launched similar attacks in Mogadishu in the past.

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Chelsea Handler Destroys Ann Coulter After Bailing on Talk Show Appearance

To her credit, Chelsea Handler will sit down and hear out any argument, no matter how unfounded, counter-intuitive or offensive. While it is fair to understand Handler's frustration in the last minute cancellation, illnesses do happen, so maybe we should give Coulter a bit of a break? "Do you know how seriously I take this job?" she continued.

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Israelis flock to Knesset to mourn Shimon Peres

It is not clear if the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will be present. Obama described him as the "essence of Israel", noting how he was "guided by a vision of the human dignity and progress that he knew people of goodwill could advance together".

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Debate Commission Confirms Trump's Mic Had 'Issues'

Organisers of Monday's White House debate have confirmed Donald Trump's roundly mocked complaint that his microphone was defective. However, the CPD's short statement only referred to issues inside the hall, and not how it came across on television.

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We will defend Pak against any aggression: Nawaz

In a statement issued after the session, Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said his country's "commitment for peace must not be construed as weakness". India is now on high alert to counter any possible attack by Pakistan in the coming days. She also told the secretary-general that while India's claim of carrying out a surgical strike across the Line of Control was false, India had by its own admission, committed "aggression" against Pakistan.

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000 people arrested since failed coup in Turkey - minister

Another 40,000 people have been detained. "Be patient, maybe even 12 months will not be enough", he said, referring to the extension of emergency rule in France following terrorist attacks. He appeared to suggest that the ratings agency was corrupt. But, he said, Erdogan broke his promises after the 2011 election. "Put a few cents in their pockets and get the rating you want, this is how they work", he said, adding investors had shown strong demand for Turkish debt at an auction on Monday.

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Clinton leads Trump in Nevada

The poll also broke down each candidate's support by geography, which showed Clinton with an advantage over Trump in the southeast portion of the state, where she leads 58% to 29%. "The only reasonably good news for Donald Trump is that Clinton's 44 percent number never moved in the head-to-head matchup", Mr. Paleologos said .

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'Scrapping Indus treaty can be taken as act of war'

This was a threat given by the defence minister Basit that Pakistan is all ready for a war with India and would Destroy India in such a way that the next Generation would also have an Effect! Declaring that "blood and water can not flow together", Prime Minister Modi on Monday held a meeting of senior officials from the Water Resources and External Affairs Ministries and the PMO to discuss the government's options on the treaty.

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On nukes, U.S. has this 'direct message for Pakistan'

Pakistan, however, dismissed it as "fabrication of truth" and a "quest" by India to create media hype by rebranding cross-border fire as surgical strike. "India has, by its declarations and actions, created conditions that pose an imminent threat to regional and worldwide peace and security", she said.

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American sweep, then European rally at Ryder Cup

The Americans swept the opening session of the Ryder Cup for the first time since 1975, then hung on to take a 5-3 lead after the Europeans rallied during the first day at Hazeltine. "Those are guys that have played a lot of golf together over the years, that have played a lot of practice rounds together", he semi-explained. "We're going to go and have a conversation to get our pairings for the morning".

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TV audience for Trump-Clinton debate may reach 80-million record

Monday night was a good one for Hillary Clinton . Kicking off his 1980 presidential campaign, she says, President Ronald Reagan "declared his love for states' rights in Neshoba County, Mississippi, the site of a triple murder of civil rights workers".

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Worst storm in 50 years rips through South Australia

Power has been knocked out across the whole of South Australia as a massive storm tears its way across the state, with the state energy provider SA Power Networks reporting that it is not receiving supply from the transmission network. Power outages had a devastating effect in many areas; Adelaide newspaper The Advertiser reported that embryos at a fertility clinic were destroyed when a back-up generator did not come on line for a few minutes after power was cut.

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Mic Check: There Was Something Up With Donald Trump's Debate Mic

Thirteen percent of voters said they support Libertarian Gary Johnson. Additionally, the poll found that 35 percent of likely voters surveyed found Clinton to be honest and trustworthy, while 61 percent did not. Clinton was joined by former Democratic rival Sen. She's scheduled to appear Friday in Port St. Lucie and Coral Springs, then raise money in Miami Beach.

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Malaysia stock exchange evacuated after bomb threat

The Malaysian Stock Exchange in Kuala Lumpur on Friday halted operations after the building was evacuated following a bomb threat. There is heavy police presence in the area while the surrounding roads have also been cordoned off. About three hours later, the police gave the all-clear and the evacuees returned to work. The Bursa Malaysia building was also evacuated off all occupants.

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Michelle Obama Pens Powerful Essay Urging You to Go to College

The president also encouraged listeners to get registered to vote, and to make sure they get out on November 8 to cast their ballots. "When they go low, we go high", the first lady said today. I'm inspired by her consistency, her guts and her lifelong record of public service. He said it's partially because " she's been around a long time" and possibly because there hasn't been a female president before.

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Trudeau leads delegation to Peres funeral

President Bill Clinton arriving Thursday to pay his respects at Peres's casket at the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem. According to the same source, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi sent a condolence letter to senior level Israeli officials following the news of Peres' passing.

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Pakistan calls on United Nations to intervene to help defuse tensions with India

The U.S.is "firmly committed to our partnership with India and to our joint efforts to combat terrorism and we're prepared to deepen collaboration on United Nations terrorist designations", he said. Washington is also said to have played an important role in communicating to warmongering India to avoid getting into a military conflict with Pakistan.

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Russian Federation says U.S. boycott would help 'terrorists'

Sergei Ryabkov told reporters that the USA supported terrorism by refusing to collaborate with Russian Federation on the fight against Daesh and by making such statements, referring to US State Department spokesman John Kirby's remarks on Wednesday.

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Two Minnesota Sisters Found Dead on Vacation in the Seychelles

The women were staying on the Seychelles' main island Mahé in the Maia Luxury Resort and Spa , where villas cost almost $2,000 a night and include a gazebo, private infinity pool, and butler service. The island nation is a tourist destination located roughly 900 miles east of Tanzania in the Indian Ocean . "They were frequent travellers both domestically and internationally", he said.

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Trump accused of fat-shaming, bullying in Miss Universe feud

Hillary floated her as an "angel" without checking her past, which is awful!", he continued. But it didn't take much of a time for Hillary Clinton to respond to Trump's tweets . Reflecting upon Trump's actions, Matt Borges, the Republican Party chairman in battleground OH, said, "Can this thing just end - please?" "I want this election to be about something, not just against somebody", she said in Des Moines.

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Cause of United States sisters' Seychelles deaths remains a mystery

According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune , staff found 37-year-ole Annie Korkki and 42-year-old Robin Korkki dead in their villa at the Maia resort in Seychelles on September 22. Results of toxicology tests are still pending. "They were loved by many", wrote the page creator, Kim Haller. The Maia hotel released a statement confirming the sisters were found by a hotel employee who tried to wake them.

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US Extends Warning Time for Men with Possible Zika Exposure

It added that Zika virus is considered endemic in some of these countries and many people who live there are like immune but U.S. travelers to the areas where Zika is endemic may not be immune to the virus and infections have occurred in travelers to Southeast Asia.

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Princess Kate, Prince William Teeter on Railroad Bridge Above Icy Waters

After a morning visit to Whitehorse , Will and Kate flew up to the tiny town of Carcross, Yukon (population 300) where the Carcross/Tagish First Nation greeted them with an official welcome ceremony featuring traditional music, dancing and speeches.


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