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Global Media Modi on China visit from 27th
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China remains India's largest trading partner. Welcoming the upcoming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's informal summit talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping , Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said the two countries do not have the ability to destroy each other and they have to live side by side since they are neighbours.

Global Media Islamic State Claim Responsibility for Kabul Bomb
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Officials said the casualties were all civilians - many of them women and children. The first blast took place around 10 am when a suicide bomber blew himself up among a crowd lining up to get access to an election-related registration site in Kabul , initially killing 52 people and injuring 112.

Global Media Nicaragua cancels social security overhaul
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The dead include two protesters and a policeman who were killed in Managua on Friday, after demonstrations turned violent. "That is why they are put at risk", Ortega said. The reform aims to bridge a $76 million deficit faced by the country's social security institute. A journalist, Angel Gahona, is among those killed in the violence.

Author: 0 G7 foreign ministers to discuss Russian Federation, sanctions not on agenda

Nevertheless, the official said there remains an openness to talk to Russian Federation over various important issues while still holding Moscow accountable for its destabilizing efforts around the globe. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday he had agreed with his Chinese counterpart that Moscow and Beijing would try to block any US attempt to sabotage the Iran nuclear deal , Russian state news agency TASS reported.

Global Media Chinese FM confirms 'many casualties' in North Korea tourist bus crash
Author: 0 Chinese FM confirms 'many casualties' in North Korea tourist bus crash

The North Hwanghae province that borders South Korea is home to Kaesong, an ancient Korean capital thronged by tourists. This tweet was later deleted. China is also the secretive regime's main political ally and largest trading partner. But the route from Pyongyang to Kaesong, where the accident reportedly happened, is one of the best in the country.

Global Media US, European regulators mandate checks on some 737 engines
Author: 0 US, European regulators mandate checks on some 737 engines

The shrapnel shattered a window and depressurized the cabin, partially sucking a woman out of the plane . The plane, en route to Dallas from NY, made an emergency landing in Philadelphia. The European Union is reportedly considering a similar proposal. It is an expansion of a previous EASA directive in 2016, issued for inspections on the same engine.

Author: 0 SC may be moved on CJI impeachment rejection: Tulsi

The Congress also attacked the BJP for coming out in "defence" of the CJI and said the ruling party was compromising the position and office of the chief justice as the neutral arbitrator and head of the judiciary. The Vice President has rejected the impeachment notice against the Chief Justice of India , citing lack of substantial merit in it. Aides of Naidu had shared with the media the rules concerning impeachment motions wherein it has been stated that until the application is ...

Global Media Macron says no plan B on Iran deal
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Trump is due to decide next month on whether perceived flaws in the 2015 agreement have been addressed. If he feels the "flaws" in the 2015 deal have not been adequately repaired, he may decide to withdraw his support, opening the way for renewed United States sanctions that could torpedo the whole accord.

Global Media Armenia Thrown into More Turmoil as Soldiers Join Protests
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Let's remind, the protest action in Yerevan continues from April 13 because of the constitutional reform, according to which the form of government was changed, and the country instead of the presidential republic became parliamentary. The whereabouts of lawmaker Pashinyan were unclear after he was detained on Sunday. The people have been protesting in the wake of the ex-president's appointment as the prime minister.

Global Media Regime air strikes pound opposition-held enclave near Damascus
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UNRWA spokesman Chris Gunnes said that since the start of fighting four days ago, most of the 6,000 civilians in Yarmouk camp have been forcibly displaced. The Syrian forces have recently seized control of Eastern Ghouta, the key place for the capital's security because of previous daily mortar attacks and infiltration attempts from the rebels in the region.

Global Media Fed Cup: Kvitova, Pliskova give Czechs 2-0 lead over…
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Kvitova didn't give Kerber, a two-time Grand Slam victor, a chance, hitting seven aces and converting five of the six break opportunities she created. The Us Open champion made the more confident start against Kiki Mladenovic. Goerges sealed the win in under an hour with her eighth ace, denying the Czechs an early path to the final on November 10-11.

Global Media A look at the royal baby in numbers
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Do the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge know their baby's sex? Prince George was born on July 22, 2013, at St Mary's Hospital, as well as his younger sister, Princess Charlotte on May 2, 2015. Fifth in line to the throne, the new royal will push Prince Harry to sixth ahead of his wedding to former actress Meghan Markle on May 19. Pippa married her husband James Matthews in May 2017.

Global Media 4 killed at Waffle House in Tennessee
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Four people were killed and two others were injured in a shooting at a Tennessee Waffle House on Sunday morning. A 29-year-old male patron wrestled away the gunman's rifle, police said , and suffered minor injuries. Reinking was not armed when he was detained near the White House. Authorities had characterized the weapon used in the shooting as an "assault-type" rifle.

Global Media Kyle Busch wins in Richmond
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Stewart-Hass driver Kurt Busch led the second most laps of the Toyota Owner's 400 with 98, but he wasn't able to close out the race with a top 10. "I can't say enough about (crew chief) Adam Stevens and my guys and the pit crew tonight", Busch said.

Global Media Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria to probe gas attack
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The OPCW experts travelled to Damascus a week ago but were unable visit Douma due to security-related problems. Russia, which is backing up Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's administration, has already done its own investigation and is insisting that the use of chemical weapons was not confirmed.

Global Media Iran threatens to restart N-plan if U.S. quits deal
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In January 2016, after months of secret talks between senior Iranian and USA officials during Barack Obama's administration, Tehran released four Americans in exchange for seven Iranians being released in the United States. "Nobody else will trust any USA administration to engage in any long-term negotiation because the length of any commitment, the duration of any commitment from now on with any US administration would be the remainder of the term of that president", Zarif had said.

Global Media Former Obama Official: Comey's Fall From Grace Is 'Stellar'
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U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of ME on Sunday criticized former FBI Director James Comey for releasing his memoir amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation, saying it could disrupt the probe. Trump, according to the memos, repeatedly denied the allegations and prodded Comey to help disprove them, while also recalling being told by Russian President Vladimir Putin that Russia has the most lovely prostitutes, it said.

Global Media Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 92nd birthday
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I would have liked to have binoculars to inspect the royal expression when Jamaican toaster Shaggy went walkabout in the crowd, Mr Boombastic toasting the occasion with his lusty dancehall patois, but I think the Queen's mastery of the poker face is fairly well established by now.

Global Media Kim Jong Un says DPRK to suspend nuclear and missile tests
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un says DPRK to suspend nuclear and missile tests

He said North Korea has reached the level where it no longer needs underground testing or test-launching of ICBMs, and added that it would close its nuclear testing facility at Punggye-ri, which was already believed to have been rendered unusable due to tunnel collapses after the North's test of its most powerful bomb to date previous year.

Global Media Nazara Games and Royal Challengers Bangalore launch RCB Epic Cricket mobile game
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Chinnaswamy Stadium on Saturday. Both the teams have played 19 matches and in that matches RCB has won 11 matches, Delhi has won 6 matches draw one match but in the Super Over RCB has won that match and one match not played. Leg spinner Rahul Tewatia has been the economical bowler for his side and has so far scalped six wickets from four games he has played. AB de Villiers in action against Delhi Daredevils .

Global Media AfriForum to prosecute Julius Malema
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Gerry Nel, the prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius murder case, will be heading Afriforum's case, which relates to a lucrative tender awarded by a provincial department of transport to an engineering company Mr Malema as involved in. "Someone like Malema, who claims to represent the poor people and then plunders the state coffers to enrich himself at the cost of service delivery to poor people, must be exposed for who and what he really is", said Kriel.

Global Media Ordinance passed to award death penalty for child rape
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After the Nirbhaya case in December 2012, when the criminal laws were amended, the minimum sentence for raping a woman was kept at seven years of rigorous imprisonment which could be extended to life in jail. The ordinance has also put restrictions on the bail for the convicted of raping girls below the age of 16 years - No anticipatory bail for those convicted in the rape of girls below 16 years of age.

Global Media Islam Army rebels start evacuating from northeast of Damascus
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The Syrian army started shelling the positions of the Islamic State (IS) south of the capital Damascus on Thursday evening, after the failure of a deal to evacuate the terror-designated militants to the Syrian desert in eastern Syria. According to Tehran based Press TV, On Tuesday, the Syrian army began shelling the militant held enclave in the Palestinian Yamrouk camp and the nearby al-Hajar al-Aswad area prior to the planned military campaign that would target the Daesh and al-Nusra Front ...

Global Media Russian Federation says response to latest USA sanctions will be 'precise and painful'
Author: 0 Russian Federation says response to latest USA sanctions will be 'precise and painful'

The second administration official said a high-level person at the State Department called the embassy to say Haley's comments about sanctions were not correct. "She got ahead of the curve", Kudlow told reporters gathered near Mar-a-Lago. Still, Haley is out there defending the White House. Russian officials had previously warned that any attacks on Syrian territory would result in Russian retaliation .