Merkel wins 4th term in German vote but nationalists surge

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Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc won a lackluster victory in Germany's national election Sunday while the anti-migrant, nationalist Alternative for Germany party

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Dubai to celebrate Saudi National Day

Saudi Arabia’s National Day (September 23) will be celebrated in Dubai on Friday and Saturday,

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Zinedine Zidane Confirms New Real Madrid Contract, 3-Year Deal Rumoured

Zinedine Zidane has confirmed he has agreed a new contract with Real Madrid to continue

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White House issues updated travel ban, with fresh restrictions on who can enter US

President Donald Trump on Sunday slapped new travel restrictions on citizens from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

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Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at UNGA, asks its leaders to introspect

Sushma Swaraj hits out at Pakistan during UNGA address for creating terror groups like Lashkar-e- Taiba, Jaish-e-Mohammed, Hizbul Mujahideen

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China snubs Pakistan over Kashmir issue

China on Friday refused to join Pakistan's efforts to internationalise the Kashmir issue as a means to defame

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Govt asks 1,222 NGOs to validate bank accounts in which they receive foreign contribution

The Home Ministry has directed as many as 1,222 NGOs across the country to validate

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Abducted priest Tom Uzhunnalil rescued from Yemen

Father Tom Uzhannalil from Kottayam in Kerala, who was kidnapped from Aden and kept in captivity by Yemeni militants

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2am meeting led to new dawn in Sino-Indian ties

Senior government sources said the de-escalation was facilitated by a larger agreement between the two principals — PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping — that the two sides

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PM Modi meets Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Myanmar comes amid a spike in ethnic violence with Rohingya Muslims in the

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Thousands of Rohingya flee Myanmar amid tales of ethnic cleansing

Refugees fleeing for their lives are pouring into Bangladesh over the Myanmar border

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Video Shows Clashes Of Indian, Chinese Soldiers At Ladakh

The incident took place on Independence Day when Chinese troops tried to enter Indian terrain along the banks of the Pangong Lake

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23 dead as train derails in UP, officials blame negligent staffc

At least 23 people died and more than 70 others were injured when 14 coaches of the Puri Haridwar Utkal Express derailed in Khatauli

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Police probing Blue Whale link in two suicide cases

The police are investigating whether the suicides of a 22-year-old youth at Thalassery ne

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A coincidence links Russian woman to yoga

A Russian woman, who won the first prize in a quiz competition on yoga conducted by the Indian Embass

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Photo of Muslim woman comforting collapsed pensioner in London goes viral

A photo of a Muslim woman holding the hand of an old lady who fell down on a

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Baby ‘walks’ moments after birth in gob-smacking video

video shows the infant being held upright by a midwife

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Video Shows The Terrifying Moment A Sea Lion Yanks A Girl Into The Water

The sea lion grabs the girl by her white dress and drags her into the water. Onlookers

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Afghan women break ground with dedicated TV station

A new TV channel dedicated to women is set to begin broadcasting in Afghanistan, the first of its kind in a country

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Mysterious Creature Washes Ashore In Indonesia, Turns Water Red

On May 10, locals at the Hulung Beach in Indonesia found a giant carcass washed up on the shore. According

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Failed North Korean ballistic missile ‘was heading for Russia before it was detonated’

If the ballistic missile that flew to the northeastern region had not failed, it would have been a harbour point

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Dubai to celebrate Saudi National Day

Saudi Arabia’s National Day (September 23) will be celebrated in Dubai on Friday and Saturday,

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Speed limits reduced on two major Dubai roads

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and the General HQ of Dubai Police have decided to reduce the speed limit on the Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Road

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Indian expat wins $1 million at Dubai Duty Free raffle

Kaplenghat Velu Venugopalan, a Dubai-based Indian national, became the 252nd dollar millionaire

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Dr Al Leem elected to membership of the World Water Council of Advisers

The decision also came in cognisance of Dr. Al Leem’s worthwhile expertise in water resource management and development of a roadmap to contribute effectively to sustainable global ...

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‘Missing’ Big Ticket Dh7 million winner found

After he went “missing” for several days since last week, the latest winner of the Big Ticket draw in Abu Dhabi

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Sharjah all set to ensure a safe school year for pupils

The Sharjah Police have completed all preparations for the school reopening and necessary measures are taken to

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UAE smashes these Guinness World Records

A total of 300 participants cycled on 100 stationary bikes to produce 8,999 watt hours of energy in 60 minutes

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Noida car gang-rape victim does u-turn, says ‘rape never happened’

The reported gang rape of a 25-year-old woman in a moving car in Noida area on Friday evening turned

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Govt. ‘names and shames’ directors of shell companies

In a first-of-a-kind ‘name and shame’ exercise, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MoCA) has begun

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PM Narendra Modi’s birthday to be observed as ‘Seva Diwas’ nationwide

On Prime Minister Narendra Modi's birthday today, the BJP will observe 'Seva Diwas' across the country

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A Hug, Roadshow With PM Modi As Japan’s Abe Starts Gujarat Tour

The big highlight of Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit is tomorrow; a public function that he ...

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MOM Movie Review

Apart from Sridevi, MOM also features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Akshaye Khanna and Pakistani actors Adnan Siddiqui and Sajal Ali in key roles.

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Man shares heartwarming childhood memory of Roger Moore

Sir Roger Moore was loved for his wit and for his very genuine kindness.

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Shah Rukh Khan Posted This Pic Instagrammed By Smriti Irani

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani recently made her debut on Instagram and has since been sharing a number of post

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iPhone X steals the show at Apple big product announcement

The Apple iPhone has lost its home button, has a wrap-around screen and a hefty pric

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Sikka’s Infosys Exit Is Ctrl-Alt. Now Hit Del

Vishal Sikka's resignation as chief executive officer of Infosys Ltd. is part of a much-needed cultural reboot

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Insulin, cashews, pickles to get cheaper: GST Council reduces rates of 66 products

With two weeks to go for the goods and services tax (GST) roll-out, the GST Council on

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Zinedine Zidane Confirms New Real Madrid Contract, 3-Year Deal Rumoured

Zinedine Zidane has confirmed he has agreed a new contract with Real Madrid to continue

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Korea Open Superseries final, highlights: Sindhu beats Okuhara, gets revenge

PV Sindhu defeated Nozomi Okuhara 22-20, 11-21, 21-18 in an hour and 24 minutes to clinch the women’s singles title ...

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Champions League Roundup: Messi, Barcelona Dominate Juventus, PSG Wins Big

It was an entertaining albeit not surprising opening day for the Champions League as the stars of Europe delivered for ...

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Did Snapchat CEO say he didn’t want to expand to poor countries like India?

People found a reason to be aggravated today after reports started coming out that claimed ...

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UAE National Space Program launched

The programme, which will be executed by young Emirati cadres, was announced on Wednesday during a visit by

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Nagpur MBBS Student Delivered A Baby On Train, Thanks To WhatsApp

By now you may have read about a baby girl being born on a Turkish Airlines flight on Sunday. ...

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Boom Supersonic raises $33M to build the fastest airplane for passenger flight

Boom Supersonic has raised a new $33 million Series A round, which it says

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