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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj (File | AP)
No Indian casualty in London attack: Sushma Swaraj

There is no Indian casualty reported so far.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May. (Photo | AFP)
World leaders stand with Britain after London attack

Norwegian Prime minister Erna Solberg tweeted: "Terrible to see an attack in the heart of the British democracy. My thoughts with the victims."

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Brazil's Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi, right, accompanied by a sanitary inspection agent, collect meat products for testing, in a supermarket in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, March 22, 2017.  | AP
Brazil tries to rescue meat industry from scandal

Other important markets, notably the European Union, have stopped any imports from the 21 businesses under investigation.

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US suspects North Korea in USD 81 million Bangladesh theft: Report

It was unclear when or if any charges would be filed but any case might implicate North Korea without charging North Korean officials.

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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (Photo | Reuters)
Matter of time before ISIS leader Baghdadi killed: Rex Tillerson

In order to stay ahead of a global outbreak, the Secretary of State called for adoption of several countermeasures.

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Canada bolsters security after London attack

The threat level, however, had not been raised.

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An Air Ambulance comes in to land as emergency services attend to injured persons outside the Houses of Parliament, London, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. | AP
Five South Koreans injured in UK parliament attack: Government

Three, including a police officer, were killed in the attack by the assailant who was subsequently shot dead by armed police.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May attends the European Union leaders summit in Valletta, Malta, February 3, 2017. REUTERS
UK won't change terror threat level after attack: PM

The attack saw a police officer and two others killed by an assailant who was then shot dead by armed police outside the parliament in central London.

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US army helping op to seize strategic dam near Syria's Raqa

The SDF has been working for months to encircle Raqa before pushing into the city proper.

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. |AP
Hazy global outlook puts brakes on Canada spending spree: Budget

The proposed budget limits new spending to Can$5.7 billion (US$4.3 billion) over six years -- about 10 times less than the Liberals' inaugural budget last year.

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UN secretary general Antonio Guterres (File|AP)
UN chief heads to Arab summit after row over Israel apartheid report

Last week, Jordanian diplomat Rima Khalaf resigned in protest after Guterres asked her to withdraw a report accusing Israel of imposing apartheid on the Palestinians.

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Portugal's Prime Minister Antonio Costa, center, listens during a debate at the Portuguese parliament in Lisbon Wednesday, March 22 2017. | AP
Eurogroup chief regrets drinks remarks but won't quit

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani, who is also from Italy, said the remarks were "unacceptable."

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Paris, France, Eiffel tower
Eiffel Tower to go dark at midnight for London victims

The decision was taken by Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo following the deadly attack in which a man ploughed his car into pedestrians.

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Sri Lankan opposition to foreign judges worries US; UK stresses devolution

In his statement, the British delegate did not mention the issue of foreign judges but called for a “credible” transitional justice mechanism among other things.

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Mom: Teen daughter afraid to come home after Chicago attack

Police only learned of the attack on Monday afternoon, the day after the girl went missing.

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Conservative Member of Parliament Tobias Ellwood, centre, helps emergency services attend to an injured person outside the Houses of Parliament, London. AP
Four dead, including attacker, in UK parliament 'terror' assault

French Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve confirmed that several French students were hurt in the attack.

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Google Maps app on a smartphone. AP
Google Maps already tracks you; now other people can, too

The settings also allow users to determine how long their movements can be tracked each time a location is shared.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel. (File Photo | AP)
Germany 'stands resolutely' with Britain in terror fight: Merkel

Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that Germany stood by Britain "firmly and resolutely", following the deadly terror attack close to the British parliament.

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UK parliament terror attack. AP
Before Parliament violence, other attacks on Britain

Britain has been targeted anew by what authorities are calling a terrorist incident. A look at other attacks on the country in recent years.

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Trade fallout from Brazil's meat scandal: What we know

Here's what we know so far about the fallout from the scandal which police revealed on March 17.

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British parliament attack: What we know

Britain's parliament went into lockdown on Wednesday as a police officer was stabbed and the alleged assailant shot, reportedly after ploughing down pedestrians on one of London's busiest bridges.

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