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Pak Parliament passes resolution saying 'Kashmir not an integral part of India'

New Delhi has repeatedly accused Pakistan of arming and training militants fighting for Kashmir's independence from India. "Pakistan is not only providing its assistance in the peace process but also facing damages", he said. It also condemned the sponsorship of subversive and terrorist activities in Pakistan by the Indian government, adding that it is evident by the arrest of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jhadav from Balochistan and his confessional statement.

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#BringBackOurGirls: Nigeria Welcomes Home 21 Kidnapped Students Lost To Boko Haram

There is no way of knowing exactly why there appears to be something of a breakthrough in the release of some of the 220-270 Chibok schoolgirls, majority Christian, who were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in April 2014. "They look leaner than [before] they were abducted", he said. Federal Bureau of Investigation notes released Monday revealed discussion of a "quid pro quo" in trying to get the email reclassified, though it's not clear who first raised the issue and both State and Federal ...

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Saudi coalition admits bombing of Yemen funeral that left 140 dead

They also stressed that the American missile strikes were only in direct retaliation for the attacks on the ship and did not indicate that the USA was getting involved in the broader military conflict in Yemen . The USS Mason naval destroyer engaged in countermeasures, the official said. The missiles were fired on the USS Mason this week as it was in the area of the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, officials said.

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Syria First Lady says she refused offer to leave

Merkel said sanctions against Russian Federation over its actions in Syria should remain an option and cautioned against miracles over the Ukraine crisis. But as the airstrikes stopped on the city, they continued as usual against nearby rebel-held villages including Anadan and Daret Azzeh. Shoigu on Tuesday called on countries that "have influence on armed groups in eastern Aleppo" to convince group leaders to cease hostilities and leave the city.

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Abadi warns against foreign interference in liberatian of Mosul

The following day, Iraq summoned Turkey's ambassador, according to the foreign ministry in Baghdad. The controversy over the Turkish forces began late a year ago when a few hundred Turkish troops, tanks and heavy artillery moved into Iraq's north, sparking repeated calls from Baghdad to withdraw.

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Behati Prinsloo Enjoys First Girls' Night Out Since Giving Birth

The tipster also "alluded to allegations of domestic violence", against his wife Behati Prinsloo, saying that he "struck his wife so hard it knocked her to the ground". Not that she was complaining: 'Life is so lovely, can't believe how lucky I got'. "I've been a parent for three weeks; what do I know?" the 37-year-old The Voice coach joked during his radio show On Air With Ryan Seacrest .

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Keep Galaxy S8 a secret — Samsung to employees

Now, South Africa's national carrier, SAA, has announced that it too has banned the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 from its aircraft. The company is reportedly already sending emails to employees reminding them how important secrecy is to the launch of a new product, and warns of "irreversible ramifications" should the Galaxy S8 leak early.

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves 600000 Without Power

Forecasters from the National Hurricane Center said the hurricane is "moving parallel to and just offshore" of Florida's east coast. As Americans battened down, the full scope of the disaster in impoverished Haiti was becoming clearer. National Hurricane Center to drop to tropical storm status (sustained winds of between 39 and 74 mph) by Monday morning. The big question was if, when and how it will hit the coast.

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China defends Pakistan after mother-ship of terrorism comment

Just weeks before the BRICS Summit, suicide attackers from across the border attacked an army camp in Uri, Jammu and Kashmir, killing 19 Indian soldiers. Reacting strongly to latest Modi's comments , Sartaj Aziz, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor on foreign affairs, said on Sunday (16 October): "Modi is misleading his Brics and Bimstec colleagues".

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ISIL 'could use chemical weapons' as Iraqi coalition advances on Mosul

Iraqi army says Mosul will be liberated from ISIS by end of 2016. The initial stages of an offensive strike against Islamic State forces in Mosul saw success Monday, as forces reclaimed villages and made their way closer to the occupied city.

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UN official says Russia plans second 8-hour lull

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Tuesday that the fighters who were trained at the Bashiqa camp near Mosul were at the forefront of the Mosul operation, fighting alongside Kurdish forces. Officials estimate that between 4,000 and 8,000 Islamic State fighters remain in Mosul after capturing the city of 1.5 million people two years ago .

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Mosul: Iraqi armed forces captured 20 villages from ISIS

More than 25,000 troops have mobilized for the Mosul fight, a massive operation that's expected to take weeks, if not months. "Neither Iraq nor neighboring Syria , or other neighboring countries where these refugees could swarm into, now have the adequate capacity to accept these numbers".

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Clinton Buying TV Air Time in Fiercely Conservative Texas

Clinton is launching a one-week ad buy in the Lone Star State that highlights the Dallas Morning News' recent endorsement of the former USA secretary of state, according to a campaign aide. Rather than campaigning in the tightest battlegrounds, Trump was spending much of Monday out of sight before speaking in Green Bay, Wisconsin, a state where Clinton is viewed as having an edge.

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Spirit Of America Management Corpny Lowers stake in UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, September 6th. Aetna added 2.4 percent, Cigna 2.2 percent and Humana 1.4 percent. UnitedHealth Group's payout ratio is 39.12%. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link . Overall, UnitedHealth earned $1.97 billion on $46.29 billion in total revenue in the third quarter.

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Airports expansion decision 'next week'

Heathrow has always been considered the favourite for expansion. The rare suspension of collective responsibility will be detailed in a letter to all ministers. The government will either support plans for a new runway west of London at Heathrow, the busiest airport in both Britain and Europe, or at Gatwick to the south.

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Ontario-bound plane crashed in Pennsylvania, killing three

In a statement, the FAA said the wreckage was found late Monday. Rifat Tawig, 25, Corey Mijac, 18, and Benjamin Jefferies, 19, died in the crash. The FAA sent an updated statement Monday night that said a plane had been found near Liberty, Penn.

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Aleppo hospital hit in air strike as Assad aims to 'clean' city

You have to clean". In an interview with Russian media outlet Komsomolskaya Pravda , Assad said taking the city from rebel forces would push "terrorists" back to Turkey. Amid wrangling over how an worldwide coalition might intervene to stop the Assad regime's bombardment of Aleppo , without coming into direct conflict with Russian forces, the British foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, said on Thursday: "We can not just see Aleppo pulverised in this way".

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Typhoon Sarika Kills 2 Dozen In Central Vietnam

Winds of 220 kph or more are also possible if "Haima" intensifies into a super typhoon. Steered by high pressure aloft to its north, Haima will make landfall in northern Luzon, Philippines, overnight Wednesday night, local time (the Philippines are 12 hours ahead of U.S.

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Video in Los Angeles police shooting shows black teen with a handgun

As officers attempted to pull the vehicle over, they noticed 18-year-old Carnell Snell in the back seat. Snell's gun was fully loaded with one round in the chamber but was not fired, Beck said . Public outrage was further inflamed in California over the weekend with the release of video from July that captured two Sacramento officers discussing how they might run down a fleeing black man with their patrol auto before they fatally shot him more than a dozen times .

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Iraqi forces pause Mosul advance after a day of fighting

The Iraqi Army Humvees barreled across the Nineveh province moonscape toward the town of al-Qayyara, the next front line in the military quest to dislodge ISIS from the sprawling city of Mosul. "We have achieved our objectives", he said. For now, violence is limited to the villages on the city's outskirts. ISIS resistance has come in the form of mortar and small arms fire, IEDs and suicide vehicle bomb attacks.

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Nigeria's first lady may not back husband President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election

Mr Buhari was standing next to Chancellor Angela Merkel, who reportedly glared at him . Image Credit: EFE/Rainer Jensen. The president won a historic victory in 2015 after campaigning on a platform to stamp out Nigeria's endemic corruption problem.

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Donald Trump to meet Putin?

The President continued to lay into the New Yorker saying it is irresponsible of Mr Trump to blame voter fraud if he loses the important state of Florida. There have been reports of Russian Federation tampering with the US Presidential elections. Trump and Putin have been broadly complimentary of each other as Trump has been running for president.

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Amid talk of 'rigged' election, experts say fraud is rare

Melania Trump, a rare figure on the campaign trail, said she believed the media and Hillary Clinton's campaign were working together to launch false sexual misconduct allegations against her husband, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump .

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Chibok Girls Have Emotional Reunion with Families

Twenty-one were freed last week as a "goodwill gesture" by the group . Campaigners have repeatedly raised concerns that the reaction of communities and relatives to released women might complicate negotiations, and exacerbate victims' trauma.

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Putin dismisses U.S. hacking allegations as campaign rhetoric

The Russian government has been officially accused by the Department of Homeland Security and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence for organizing a hack on the Democratic National Committee (DNC) in an effort to influence the presidential election in November.

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Pence: GOP Will Accept Election Outcome

That's according to the latest Quinnipiac Poll , which has Hillary Clinton at 51% and Donald Trump at 45%. It was left to Pence and another Trump surrogate, former New York City Rudy Giuliani, to explain on national television what their own candidate meant.

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Bruce Springsteen Congratulates Bob Dylan on Nobel Prize Win

When the announcement was was read in front of the room full of journalists there were audible gasps of surprise followed by a long round of applause and cheers from many. After dropping out of college he moved to NY in 1960. "For decades, [Dylan] has fused poetry and music with ground-breaking artistry", Jonathan Karp, Simon & Schuster's publishing group president, said in a statement.

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India wants to use water as weapon against Pak: Tariq Fatemi

Demolishing Pakistan's claim that it was primarily the non-state actors resp-onsible for launching terror attacks against India, home minister Rajnath Singh in a scathing attack accused the "entire Paki-stani establishment" of engaging in fuelling terro-rism here.

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India, Russia agree to missile sales, joint venture for helicopters

India, which still procures 70% of its defence equipment from Russian Federation, on Saturday inked three major pacts - to acquire and make Kamov helicopters as well as four frigates , besides purchasing the S-400 air defence system from Moscow.

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Montenegro ruling party wins most votes, loses majority: Unofficial results

Montenegrins voted on Sunday in a parliamentary election that could determine whether the small Balkan state continues on its Western course or turns back to traditional ally Russian Federation. "Djukanovic, step down peacefully on Sunday if you love Montenegro", said Nebojsa Medojevic, a pro-Western politician and one of the DF's leaders.

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Obama reserves final state dinner for Italy's prime minister

President Barack Obama on Tuesday scolded Donald Trump over his repeated claims that the upcoming November 8 election was "rigged" against him, telling the Republican presidential candidate to "stop whining". Mr. Renzi's second visit to the White House comes as the US and Italy have forged a cooperative defense relationship in the campaign against Islamic State.

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Heathrow Airport expansion decision imminent

Her official spokeswoman said the arrangement was a "mature, common-sense approach reflecting the fact that many ministers have long-held views and that ministers are also MPs and have specific constituency issues that they have to address".

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Reasons (And Then Some) Not To Worry About A 'Rigged' Election

Speaking at a rally Monday night in Green Bay, Wisconsin , Trump doubled down on his widely condemned attempts to undermine the election's outcome, which are unprecedented in modern presidential politics. He responded by calling his accusers liars and, on Friday, suggested they were in some instances not physically attractive enough to merit his attention.

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Practice of triple talaq causing harm to women: Naidu

Scholars and clergymen from different Muslim sects, under the banner of All India Muslim Majlise-e-Mushawarat, today registered their protest against the Law Commission's consultation on triple talaq and the Uniform Civil Code (UCC). Gorakhpur: BJP MP Yogi Adityanath said triple talaq and four marriages should not be allowed as they are against Muslim women and the tenets of social justice."When we talk about women empowerment, we should also keep the issue of Muslim women in mind".

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Aleppo a 'springboard' to winning: Assad

Bashar Assad also vowed to "clean" the besieged city of Aleppo and "push back terrorists" towards Turkey. Rescue workers said that Syria's military backed by Russian warplanes had killed more than 150 people in eastern Aleppo this week, in support of its offensive against the city.


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