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Indian kills eight year old daughter in Nepal, attempts suicide

An Indian man has allegedly murdered his eight-year-old daughter by strangulating her before attempting suicide following a minor dispute with his wife in eastern Nepal.

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Sri Lanka Tamil party to involve former LTTE cadres in party work

A dominant party of Sri Lanka's Tamil National Alliance will involve rehabilitated LTTE cadres in party work as part of a bid to integrate them into the society.  

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, is received by Saudi King Salman on her arrival to Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, April 30, 2017. (Photo | AP)
Angela Merkel begins Gulf trip with stop in Saudi Arabia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has arrived in Saudi Arabia for talks with the oil-rich kingdom's monarch, beginning a two-nation trip to the Gulf.

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Radical Islamic preacher sentenced to death in Egypt

Five others were sentenced to life in prison, two of them in absentia.

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Hafiz Saeed (File Photo | PTI)
Pakistan extends duration of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's house arrest

The house arrest was made for a period of 90 days ending tonight. 

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Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck killed near Mount Everest

Famed Swiss climber Ueli Steck was killed today in a mountaineering accident near Mount Everest in Nepal.

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Iranian who ran TV network shot dead in Turkey: Report

A Turkish newspaper is reporting that the Iranian founder of a Farsi-language satellite television network has been shot dead in Istanbul along with a Kuwaiti business partner.  

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Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (File | AP)
'Godfather' reference in Panama judgement irks Sharif family

The 540-page judgement begins with the quote that is originally attributed to 19th-century French writer Honore de Balzac.   

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Bus accident kills 11 in Indonesia

At least 11 people were killed Sunday when a bus rammed into several other vehicles in Indonesia's West Java province after a suspected brake failure.

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‘Mr. President, we are not fake news’: American media hits back at Trump

The White House Correspondents' Association hit back at the United States President for his steady and consistent attack on the media.

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43 militants killed in Afghan operation

Among the killed, 17 were Islamic State (IS) fighters, it said. Eight persons were wounded in the raids..

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Delta pilot slaps woman passenger during scuffle in US

A Delta Airlines pilot slapped a woman who was fighting with a fellow passenger as he tried to break up a fight between them in the aircraft.

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US-backed Syria force advances against IS in Tabqa: Monitor

A US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance is advancing against the Islamic State group in the key town of Tabqa near the jihadist bastion of Raqa in northern Syria.

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Drone strike kills five Qaeda suspects in Yemen

Five suspected members of Yemen's Al- Qaeda branch were killed today in what local authorities said was a US drone strike east of the capital Sanaa

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Former Italian Premier Matteo Renzi talks during a national assembly of the Democratic Party, in Rome's Hotel Parco de' Principi on February 19. (Photo | AP)
Italy's Matteo Renzi likely to win Democratic Party election

Renzi, 42, resigned as prime minister in December after Italians overwhelmingly rejected a constitutional referendum.

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Donald Trump slams media as he competes 100 days

US President Donald Trump attacked the media for allegedly misleading Americans as he skipped the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner in the capital.

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This picture taken on December 6, 2016 shows the Japan Maritime Self Defense Forces helicopter carrier Izumo at a berth in its Yokosuka Base in Kanagawa prefecture. (File Photo | AFP)
Japan warship to escort US supply vessel in Pacific: Media

Japan will dispatch its biggest warship since World War II to protect a US supply ship, as tensions mount in the region over North Korea.

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US citizen arrested in Guatemala in fatal hit-and-run

The students were protesting a shortage of teachers at their school Wednesday when a car plowed into them and then fled.

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Syria: Airstrike in Hama kills 8 White Helmets rescuers

The airstrike was one of the deadliest against the rescuers who operate in opposition-held areas and who have garnered world attention for operating in extreme conditions.

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Two Iranians shot dead in Istanbul: Reports

The two -- identified only as S.K. and M.M. -- were travelling in a luxury car in the upscale Maslak area on the European side of the city when a jeep blocked their path.

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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan | AP
Turkey purges 4,000 civil servants, bans TV dating programs

Turkey passed two new decrees Saturday — one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs.

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