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Moscow strongly condemns US air strikes in Syria

Moscow strongly condemns US air strikes in Syria

Moscow strongly condemns U.S. air strikes in Syria against facilities belonging...

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UN: Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough

UN: Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough

The newest pledges by countries to cut greenhouse gas emissions are falling far...

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Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken in mass abduction

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls taken in mass abduction

Hundreds of girls are missing after a large group of gunmen raided a school in northern...

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Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?

Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are...

The nation is poised to get a third vaccine against COVID-19, but because at first...

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US Surgeon General nominee Vivek Murthy says his first and foremost priority is to turn coronavirus pandemic around

US Surgeon General nominee Vivek Murthy says his first...

Indian-American physician Dr Vivek Murthy, US President Joe Biden’s nominee to serve...

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Scale, severity of humanitarian needs in Syria should provoke collective conscience of UN Security Council: India

Scale, severity of humanitarian needs in Syria should provoke...

India has said the scale and severity of humanitarian needs in Syria should provoke...

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US president believes it’s important to modernise immigration system: White House

US president believes it’s important to modernise immigration...

US President Joe Biden believes that it is important and long overdue to modernise...

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Indian coast guard rescues 81 Rohingya on drifting boat, 8 dead, one missing

Indian coast guard rescues 81 Rohingya on drifting boat,...

India’s coast guard found 81 survivors and eight dead on a boat crammed with Rohingya...

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Joe Biden speaks with Saudi King; unclear if Khashoggi killing was discussed

Joe Biden speaks with Saudi King; unclear if Khashoggi...

Written by David E. Sanger President Joe Biden held his first call with King Salman...

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Myanmar riot police fire to break up protests, ‘detain’ Japanese journalist

Myanmar riot police fire to break up protests, ‘detain’...

Myanmar police dispersed protesters in the main city of Yangon on Friday, firing...

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UN chief Guterres encouraged by India, Pak ceasefire announcement; hopes this positive step will provide opportunity for further dialogue

UN chief Guterres encouraged by India, Pak ceasefire announcement;...

Top UN leadership has welcomed the announcement by militaries of India and Pakistan...

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Pandemic likely made 2020 ‘another devastating year’ for world’s forests

Pandemic likely made 2020 ‘another devastating year’ for...

The rate of destruction of the world’s tropical forests is likely to have gathered...

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Japan’s Jan factory output rises for first time in 3 months, retail sales drop

Japan’s Jan factory output rises for first time in 3 months,...

Japan’s industrial output rose for the first time in three months in January thanks...

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How Taiwan beat China to be Asia’s top-performing economy

How Taiwan beat China to be Asia’s top-performing economy

The world gasped in amazement at China’s impressive 6% to 11% annual GDP growth...

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Serious deficiency on part of Pak in checking terror financing, will continue to remain on increased monitoring list: FATF

Serious deficiency on part of Pak in checking terror financing,...

Indicating status quo of being on FATF’s ‘grey list’, the global body against money...

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US carries out airstrikes against Iranian-backed militia facilities in Syria: Pentagon

US carries out airstrikes against Iranian-backed militia...

US President Joe Biden on Thursday directed U.S. military airstrikes in eastern...