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After Sri Lanka attacks, anti-Muslim backlash points to new divisions

Rights groups are warning of an escalation in inter-communal violence in Sri Lanka as Muslim minorities – and hundreds of ...

UK keeps limits on cash aid in Syria over counter-terror fears

Despite criticism, the UK has only partially reversed a cash aid freeze in northeastern Syria and is still suspending monthly ...

'Bangladesh is stronger within the squad': Coach Steve Rhodes

Dubai [UAE], May 21 (ANI): Bangladesh head coach, Steve Rodes on Tuesday said that the team's recent success in the ...

Modi's party confident after polls predict India election victory

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party said on Monday that exit polls from the country's marathon election showed an "overwhelming" ...

DRC must unite in Ebola fight amid 'high' risk of spread - WHO chief

The World Health Organisation chief on Monday urged different political factions in the Democratic Republic of Congo to unite in ...

Kami Rita Sherpa climbs Mt Everest for a record 24th time

Kathmandu [Nepal], May 21 (ANI): Just a week after breaking his own record for the most number of summits on ...

International

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At least 11 dead in mass shooting in northern Brazilian city

BELEM, Brazil - At least eleven people have been killed in a mass shooting in Brazil. Gunmen opened fire on ...

U.S. Navy Seal pleads guilty to causing death of colleague

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Navy SEAL who killed a Green Beret in extraordinary circumstances in the West African nation ...

Attack on UN mission in Mali which left peacekeeper dead condemned

BAMAKO, Mali - A violent attack in the West African nation of Mali on Saturday has left at least one ...

Report: GCC countries to host U.S. troops to counter Iranian threat

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - A newspaper in Saudi Arabia in a report published on Saturday says the kingdom and other ...

Incumbent PM Scott Morrison snatches victory in Australian election

CANBERRA, Australia - In Australia, the Liberal-National Party Coalition has been re-elected in a shock result in which Labor lost ...

Report says Israeli PM pushing Trump to attack Iran

JERUSASLEM - Behind the continual hostility towards Iran by the United States, and the recent flare-up in tensions is lsrael, ...

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