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IPL 2018: Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab in Jaipur

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Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja Wedding Reception

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Trump withdraws US from Iran nuclear deal

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WASHINGTON – Bucking pressure from the U.S.’s closest European allies, President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. Tuesday from its participation in the landmark nuclear agreement world powers struck with Iran in 2015. Trump opted not to extend sanctions relief on Iran ahead of a May 12 deadline, vowing instead to re-impose the U.S.’s nuclear-related economic penalties. “We […]

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Russia: Medvedev approved as prime minister

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MOSCOW – State Duma, the lower house of Russia’s Federal Assembly, approved Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday as prime minister. On Monday, President Vladimir Putin asked Medvedev to form a new government. Medvedev garnered the support of 374 lawmakers at the 433-seat Duma. According to the Russian legislation, Medvedev has to present a Cabinet lineup within a […]

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Iran vows to enrich uranium if US opts out of nuke deal

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ANKARA – Iran will begin enriching uranium to fulfil its needs if the U.S. pulls out of a landmark nuclear deal signed in 2015, an Iranian official said Tuesday. The semi-official Tasnim News Agency quoted Mojtaba Zonnour, an Iranian MP and head of the Islamic Consultative Assembly’s nuclear committee, as saying that U.S. President Donald Trump […]

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Xi Jinping and N. Korea’s Kim Jong Un met in China

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BEIJING: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Kim Jong Un met in northeast China on Tuesday in an unannounced visit by the North Korean leader ahead of an expected summit with US President Donald Trump. Chinese state broadcaster CCTV showed Xi and Kim taking a seaside stroll in the northeastern city of Dalian and holding talks, […]

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Saudi Arabia’s cabinet stands firmly with Morocco against Iran

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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman called on Tuesday at a cabinet meeting for unification of efforts to face off Iran, as well as their tools in the region, and their intervention in the affairs of Arab countries. At the start of the meeting, King Salman relayed the content to the cabinet f his telephone discussion […]

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Palestine to take Israel to ICC over prisoners, says official

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RAMALLAH (WAFA) – The Palestinian Authority intends to file a legal case against Israel at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday for its crimes against the Palestinian prisoners, according to Issa Qaraqe, head of the Prisoners Commission. He told Voice of Palestine radio on Monday in reaction to an attack by Israeli Defense Minister […]

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MOFA condemns intensified attack on Palestinian legitimacy

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The US administration has recently intensified its fierce assault on the Palestinianlegitimacy represented by President Mahmoud Abbas, in full agreement with the right-wing government in Israel, headed by Benjamin Netanyahu, as a fundamental link used by the Israeli authorities against the Palestinian people, their land and their legitimate and national rights, MOFA said in a statement Monday. “This attack […]

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Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia fail to agree on Nile dispute

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CAIRO: Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have failed again to make progress on their Nile dispute as Ethiopia works to complete a massive upstream dam, an Egyptian official said Tuesday. Egypt fears the Renaissance Dam will cut into its share of the river, which provides virtually all the freshwater for the arid country of 100 million […]

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