Tuesday, 16 October 2018

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26 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack on Kandahar base

KABUL: At least 26 Afghan soldiers have been killed and 13 wounded in a Taliban attack on a military base in Kandahar province, the defence ministry said Wednesday, the latest blow to struggling security forces. The militants “attacked an army camp in Karzali area of Khakrez district of Kandahar last ...

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Indian Muslim Girl kidnapped, Raped And Murdered In London

LONDON: A 19-year-old Indian Muslim woman was kidnapped, raped and murdered in the UK in a suspected honour killing after she began a relationship with an Arab man. The deceased was allegedly kidnapped with the other woman, bound and gagged and taken to an address in Kingston- upon-Thames in south ...

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Brutal lynching in India: Murder Of BodyBuilder Naveed Pathan

A disturbing video of an Indian Muslim man being brutally lynched by 11 people armed with swords and sticks in Maharashtra state has gone viral on social media and prompted a debate on the victim’s identity. According to reports in Indian media, the victim, whom police identified as Rafiquddin, allegedly a ...

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Media clash: New York Times demands apology from Fox News

WASHINGTON: The New York Times has come down hard on Fox News for not having apologised for blaming the paper of leaking out information that inadvertently helped ISIS leader escape. The Times have called on the Fox News, a famous conservative news network in U.S., to amend what it termed ...

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Princes William and Harry open up about their mother, Diana

“A little bit too raw up until this point,” said Prince Harry. “It’s still raw.” Two decades after Princess Diana’s sudden and shocking death, her royal sons Prince William and Prince Harry are for the first time publicly sharing memories of their mother, in a new documentary, “Diana, Our Mother: ...

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Chinese warships join Russia in Baltic naval drill

A Chinese soldier waves farewell to Russian fleets as the Chinese-Russian joint naval drill concludes in Zhanjiang, Guangdong Province, China, September 19, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA. – RTSOJ3R Chinese ...

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British man shot in Philippines days before wedding

MANILA: A British groom-to-be is fighting for life after being shot by robbers as he prepared for his wedding in the Philippines. Tarek Naggar, 44, was attacked in the early hours of Thursday when he refused to hand over his wallet to scooter thieves, according to the Scottish Herald. It ...

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Boris Johnson jokes about NZ greeting

GLASGOW: British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has joked that a traditional Maori greeting could be misinterpreted as a head butt during a visit to the South Pacific nation. Johnson is visiting New Zealand for two days as Britain looks to strengthen its ties with the former colony amid a broader ...

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