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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

We don't care about US travel ban: North Korea

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Washington's ban on US citizens travelling to North Korea will have no effect on the country's tourism industry and Pyongyang does not care about it at all, a senior
We don't care about US travel ban: North Korea

Saudi, allies unveil Qatar 'terrorist' blacklist

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Saudi Arabia and its allies unveiled a "terrorist" blacklist on Tuesday of 18 organizations and individuals suspected of links with Islamist extremism that they said had ties with regional
Saudi, allies unveil Qatar 'terrorist' blacklist

Japan woman dies of tick disease after bitten by cat

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A Japanese woman has died from a tick-borne virus after being bitten by a stray cat in what is possibly the world's first animal-to-human transmission of the disease.The woman
Japan woman dies of tick disease after bitten by cat

Pak victims call for attack masterminds to hang

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Anger was growing in Pakistan Tuesday as the grief-stricken relatives of 26 people killed by a suicide bomber in Lahore a day earlier buried their loved ones and demanded

Maldives says parliament shut for security

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The Maldivian government Tuesday defended its controversial deployment of troops to block opposition legislators entering parliament, saying the move was part of security measures undertaken for a visiting dignitary.On

India to consider abortion plea from young rape victim

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Doctors on Wednesday will examine a 10-year-old raped by her uncle as India's top court considers whether she should be allowed to have an abortion despite strict laws.The girl's

​Saudi, allies add 18 more to Qatar-tied terrorist lists

| By Asian Age Online
Four Arab countries have added 18 more groups and individuals that they say are linked to Qatar to their "terrorist" lists, Saudi state news
​Saudi, allies add 18 more to Qatar-tied terrorist lists

Man in India shot dead to avenge 23-year-old murder

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To avenge the murder of their father 23 years ago, two brothers allegedly shot dead a property dealer who was accused in that crime, police said on Tuesday.Police said the
Man in India shot dead to avenge 23-year-old murder

Indian raped, murdered for having relationship with Arab

| By Asian Age Online
An Indian Muslim teenager was kidnapped, raped and murdered here for having a relationship with an Arab man, a UK court was told.According to the Evening Standard daily, Celine Dookhran,
Indian raped, murdered for having relationship with Arab

Israel removes holy site metal detectors

| By Asian Age Online
Israel has removed metal detectors from outside a holy site in East Jerusalem after uproar from Palestinians over their recent introduction.
Israel removes holy site metal detectors

Israel removes holy site metal detectors

| By Asian Age Online
Israel has removed metal detectors from outside a holy site in East Jerusalem after uproar from Palestinians over their recent introduction.
Israel removes holy site metal detectors

At least 17 dead in 2 sea accidents in Indonesia

| By Asian Age Online
At least 17 people have been killed and 12 others are missing in two sea accidents in
At least 17 dead in 2 sea accidents in Indonesia

[WATCH] Pagoda sinks after strong storm in Myanmar

| By Asian Age Online
A Buddhist pagoda in Myanmar fell into a river after heavy rains caused water levels to rise, weakening land beneath it.
[WATCH] Pagoda sinks after strong storm in Myanmar

Heavy monsoon rains lash western India, killing 16

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At least 16 people have been killed this week in heavy monsoon rains that have lashed western India, including the desert state
Heavy monsoon rains lash western India, killing 16

India's Kovind to be sworn in as president

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Ram Nath Kovind will be sworn in as India's president Tuesday, becoming just the second leader from the oppressed Dalit community to
India's Kovind to be sworn in as president

Japan aims to reduce suicides by 30% in 10 years

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Japan aims to cut suicides by 30 percent over 10 years, with the government Tuesday approving a plan which seeks to curb extreme work hours seen
Japan aims to reduce suicides by 30% in 10 years

Maldives says parliament shut for security

| By Asian Age Online
The Maldivian government Tuesday defended its controversial deployment of troops to block opposition legislators entering parliament, saying the move was part of
Maldives says parliament shut for security

Saudi, allies blacklist 'terrorist' Yemeni, Qatari groups

| By Asian Age Online
Saudi Arabia and its allies on Tuesday announced they had blacklisted charity groups and individuals with ties to Yemen, Qatar and Libya,
Saudi, allies blacklist 'terrorist' Yemeni, Qatari groups

Suicide bombing in Lahore kills 26, wounds 5

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A suicide bomber struck near a police team in the eastern city of Lahore Monday killing at least 26 and wounding another
 Suicide bombing in Lahore kills 26, wounds 5

Jerusalem police chief, lawyer meet over crisis

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The crisis erupted last week, after Israel installed metal detectors at the compound following a shooting attack that killed two policemen. Israel's move triggered Muslim protests and claims that

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