Friday, 18 January 2019

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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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China warns India not to harbor illusions in border stand-off

BEIJING: China’s defense ministry warned India not to harbor any illusions about the Chinese military’s ability to defend its territory, amid a festering border dispute. The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted up tension between the neighbors, who share ...

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At Least 24 Killed, 42 Wounded In Kabul Deadly Car Bomb Attack

KABUL: A suicide car bomb has exploded in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least 24 people. According to the Afghan interior ministry spokesman, at least 42 were also injured in the blast. The attacker detonated a bomb in his car in a mainly Shia neighbourhood in the west of ...

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