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EU approves Italy's plan for break up of two struggling Venetian banks

The European Commission swiftly approved Italy's plans, announced on Sunday, to break up two ailing Venetian banks using state funds.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi pose for a group photograph with US business leaders at a meeting in Washington DC USA on Sunday. (Photo | PTI)
PM Narendra Modi invites US CEOs to invest in India, says GST a game changer

In a round table interaction with business leaders, Modi listed out steps taken by his government in the last three years and the moves planned in the future.     

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Israeli armoured personnel carriers. (File photo | AP)
Israel targets Syria after fresh stray fire on second day: Army

Israeli forces fired on Syria after several projectiles from the war-torn country hit the occupied Golan Heights on Sunday, the army said, in the second such exchange in two days.

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Jewish men pray at the Western Wall, the holiest place where Jews can pray, in Jerusalem's Old City. (File photo | AP)
Israel cancels landmark plan for mixed prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall

Women and men currently must pray separately at Jerusalem's Western Wall under strict interpretation of Jewish law.

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Turkish police, one holding a rubber bullet rifle, center, run to disperse participants of a Pride Week march in Istanbul. (File photo | AP)
Turkey police break up Gay Pride parade in Istanbul

Turkish police on Sunday fired rubber bullets to prevent Gay Pride activists from going ahead with an annual parade in Istanbul's Taksim Square despite a ban from local authorities.

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Prime Minsister Narendra Modi landed in Washington DC on Sunday. (Photo courtesy: Twitter@narendramodi)
President Trump calls Narendra Modi 'true friend', strikes rapport ahead of maiden meet

Modi, who arrived in Washington this morning, will hold summit talks with Trump tomorrow afternoon in the White House.

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Daughter of Congo president charged with corruption in France

French investigators have charged the daughter and the son-in-law of Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso with corruption.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel | AP
Social Democrat leader Schulz hits out at Angela Merkel in Germany

The Chancellor's tactic, Schulz said, is to hold off on airing her views rather than engage, thereby making the people lose interest in politics.

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Pakistan deploys 15,000-strong force for Chinese security in infra projects

Fears over safety arose last month when two Chinese workers were abducted in Quetta.

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'Toy' bomb kills six children in Pakistan: Officials

The bomb exploded while the children were playing with it in Speenmark village in the South Waziristan tribal district.

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In this image supplied by INFOCA and taken Saturday June 24, 2017, a forest fire blazes in the Moguer area in southern Spain. (Photo | AP)
Spain fights forest fire in Donana UNESCO nature reserve

The park is an important stop for migratory birds from Africa and Europe and is home to a variety of animals.

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Image for representation only. Muslims take part in Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bucharest, Romania on June 25. (Photo | AP)
Six hurt as vehicle crashes into pedestrians in Newcastle in UK

Police said the incident was not believed to be terror-related.

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American state passed Bill that allows pregnant women to commit murder

Vague language in a foetal homicide Bill in the US allowed pregnant women to commit murder with impunity.

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The worst oil tanker fires around the world

In many of the most deadly of these cases, people were trying to recover spilt fuel and were caught in the subsequent fire.

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Indo-Nepal border to be sealed ahead of Nepal civic polls

Uttar Pradesh shares a 599.3 km long open border with Nepal touching seven districts - Pilibhit, Lakhimpur Kheri, Bahraich, Sravasti, Balrampur, Sidhharthnagar and Maharajganj.

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Five more TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

The fishermen from Thangachimadam, who had put out to sea, were apprehended for straying into Lankan territory.

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A file photo of Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa | AP
Pak has done 'best and maximum' in fight against terrorism: Bajwa

Pakistan army in an overnight statement blamed "the RAW's network in Afghanistan" for the recent terror attacks in the country.

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A file photo of women in hijab | AFP
Muslim told to remove 'terrorist-looking' black hijab by UK employers

Judges found that companies could legally ban employees from wearing the Islamic headscarf, but only as part of prohibitions encompassing all religious and political symbols equally.

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First daughter Ivanka Trump (File Photo | AP)
Court says Ivanka Trump must testify in knock-off shoes suit

The court limited the time of the deposition to just two hours, however, and ruled that it must take place in Washington by October of this year. 

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ndian Space Research Organisation ISRO 's PSLV C38 carrying earth observation satellite Cartosat-2 Series and 30 co-passenger satellites of various countries lifts off from Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota on Friday. | PTI
Will NASA-ISRO earth-imaging satellite pass the Trump test?

Space scientists in India and America are on tenterhooks as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald J Trump meet for the first bilateral in Washington tomorrow.

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Militants hit Indonesia police; 1 officer, 1 attacker dead

Authorities say two suspected militants have attacked police in western Indonesia, leaving an officer and an assailant dead.

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