World News: Asia-Pacific

NDTV - World (20 minutes ago)

At least 58 people going to a funeral died after their overloaded boat capsized in the Central African Republic's capital Bangui, the head of civil protection said on Saturday.

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The US House of Representatives on Saturday passed a bill that would force TikTok to divest from its Chinese parent company ByteDance or face a nationwide ban in the United States, where it has around 170 million users.

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The Times of India - World (21 minutes ago)

US sanctions on Chinese firms for Pakistan missile inputs

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The Times of India - World (21 minutes ago)

The US House has passed a bill that demands TikTok be banned in the United States unless its Chinese proprietor divests ownership within a year. House Republicans made TikTok part of a larger foreign aid package, a key agenda item for President Joe Biden, garnering broad congressional backing particularly for nations like Ukraine and Israel. This...

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The Times of India - World (An hour ago)

The House votes for possible TikTok ban in the US, but don't expect the app to go away anytime soon

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The Times of India - World (An hour ago)

Third temporary channel opens for vessels to Baltimore port after bridge collapse

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The Times of India - World (An hour ago)

US house advances major bill to aid Taiwan, counters China

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NDTV - World (2 hours ago)

Nepal hosts its inaugural International Rainbow Tourism Conference, advocating for LGBT rights, inclusivity, and economic growth in the tourism sector.

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NDTV - World (2 hours ago)

A Pakistan court has accepted requests for a medical examination of the incarcerated former prime minister Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi and also directed an endoscopy for the former first lady at a private hospital within two days.

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NDTV - World (2 hours ago)

Pakistan's jailed former prime minister Imran Khan's party on Saturday alleged that his nephew Hassan Niazi has been "abducted" from military custody and shifted to an undisclosed location to put pressure on him.

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NDTV - World (2 hours ago)

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged Palestinians to unite amid Israel's war in Gaza following hours-long talks with Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh in Istanbul on Saturday, his office said.

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NDTV - World (4 hours ago)

Asma Khan's restaurant, Darjeeling Express, is an all-women kitchen that specialises in Bengali and Indian Rajput cuisine.

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The Times of India - World (5 hours ago)

Former Russian President Dmitry Medvedev suspects Western involvement in an alleged assassination plot against Ukrainian President Zelenskyy, following the arrest of Pawel K in Poland for collaborating with Russian intelligence.

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The Times of India - World (5 hours ago)

Elon Musk criticizes Israel's strike on Iran's Isfahan Airbase, emphasizing the paradox of US funds attacking American F-14 Tomcats. He advocates for a peaceful approach to global conflicts, suggesting technology be utilized for space exploration instead of warfare.

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The Times of India - World (5 hours ago)

Nasa utilizes AI and open science to address climate change challenges through technological advancement, transparency, data sharing, global collaboration, and educational outreach, setting a precedent for effective environmental stewardship and scientific inquiry.

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The Times of India - World (5 hours ago)

Nasa's Bill Nelson raises concerns about China concealing military space activities as civilian. US-China space race intensifies. Tiangong vs ISS contrasted. China-Moon lead concerns. Lunar ambitions detailed. Tianhe module, global collaboration, scientific research, Mars missions highlighted.

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The Times of India - World (6 hours ago)

A flood alert has been issued in a Pakistani province due to glacial melting, with officials warning of potential heavy casualties. The region has been struck by days of severe weather, resulting in numerous fatalities and extensive damage to property and agricultural land. Climate experts attribute the heightened rainfall in April to the effects...

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The Times of India - World (6 hours ago)

Trump was forced to listen silently as potential jurors offered their unvarnished assessments of him

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The Times of India - World (6 hours ago)

Border Patrol seizes cannabis in New Mexico, impacting the state's booming industry. Concerns raised over the unequal scrutiny compared to other states. Calls for federal policy clarity and compensation for seized products.

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NDTV - World (7 hours ago)

Singapore's Indian-origin Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan and several members of Parliament have received extortion letters containing fake photos of themselves in obscene situations.

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NDTV - World (7 hours ago)

Ukraine launched a wave of drones at Russia in the early hours of Saturday, setting a fuel depot ablaze, officials said, as both sides accused each other of deadly attacks on civilians.

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The Times of India - World (8 hours ago)

Elite police arrested Jemaah Islamiyah militants in Central Sulawesi, linked to 2002 Bali bombings. Group banned in 2008, weakened by counterterrorism efforts with U.S. and Australia support.

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The Times of India - World (8 hours ago)

People in a viral video climb 7,200 stairs to Mount Tai in China. Taishan's temple holds historical inscriptions and paintings. Climbers face challenges on the sacred mountain.

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The Times of India - World (8 hours ago)

China's foreign minister on Saturday accused Western partners in the AUKUS security pact of provoking division and raising the risk of nuclear proliferation in the South Pacific region. AUKUS also "raises serious nuclear proliferation risks", he told a news conference after meeting with his Papua New Guinea counterpart Justin Tkatchenko.

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NDTV - World (8 hours ago)

Artificial intelligence is shaking up journalism and in the short term will cause "a fundamental change in the news ecosystem", media expert David Caswell told AFP.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

AI a 'fundamental change in the news ecosystem': Expert

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Zelenskyy urges Nato to increase weapon supply after Russian attacks. Nato faces ally choice as Ukraine shoots down Russian bomber. Russia targets Dnipropetrovsk region, killing children.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Hamas leader Haniyeh to hold Turkey talks

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Ukraine used drones to attack Russian regions' energy infrastructure, disrupting supply to Russia's military-industrial complex. The operation involved SBU, military intelligence, and armed forces, despite air defence forces intercepting drones.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Missile defense is technically complex and expensive. It's almost like firing a bullet to deflect an incoming bullet. However, with the sheer operational criticality of air and missile defence systems reinforced by Israel and Iran's tit-for-tat attacks, India must significantly ramp up efforts to make its airspace as impenetrable as possible.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Swiss minister challenges European Court of Human Rights' climate change ruling, emphasizing inaction risks heatwaves. Swiss Federal Office of Justice must adhere to Council of Europe. Swiss People's Party opposes, citing referendum impact.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Moscow says 50 Ukrainian drones shot down as attacks spark fires at Russian power stations

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Ecuador's President Daniel Noboa has announced a second state of emergency due to an energy crisis causing rationing in the country. Previously declaring an energy emergency and implementing power cuts, Noboa aims to address the situation. His prior emergency declaration in January focused on enhancing coordination between the military and police...

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

UK returns 32 treasures to Ghana from Asante kingdom. Artifacts showcased at Kumasi's Palace Museum. Pressure rises on museums for African artifact restitution. Ivor Agyeman-Duah confirms artifact loan to Palace Museum.

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

An attack by Russian forces on two residential buildings in Ukraine's Kharkiv region resulted in the death of one person and the injury of another in the city of Vovchansk. The incident occurred near the Russian border, with the area frequently targeted during the ongoing conflict. A 60-year-old woman sustained injuries in the assault, as depicted...

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The Times of India - World (9 hours ago)

Max Azzarello, known for conspiracy theories, tragically set himself on fire near the Trump trial courthouse. His extreme beliefs sparked discussions on mental health and online behaviors.

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NDTV - World (10 hours ago)

In one of the rarest instances, the Congressional Black Caucus has lined up to oust one of the sitting lawmakers, Indian American Congressman Shri Thanedar, who is seeking his re-election from the 13th Congressional District of Michigan.

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NDTV - World (10 hours ago)

A man has died after setting himself on fire on Friday outside the New York courthouse where Donald Trump's historic hush-money trial was taking place as jury selection wrapped up, but officials said he did not appear to have been targeting Trump.

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

It is believed the 20-year-old was playing the "Blue Whale Challenge," an online game which has also been labelled as the "suicide game.”

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

The heavy rains that flooded Dubai this week halted air traffic, damaged buildings and streets - and left climate experts and common citizens asking whether one of the world's hottest and driest cities should be better prepared for extreme storms.

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

Terrorists, mafia bosses -- and Donald Trump. The common thread? When they go on trial, the jurors have such a tough task that they have to be kept anonymous for their own safety.

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

Donald Trump on Saturday will hold his first campaign rally since his criminal trial in New York began, with the North Carolina crowd likely to hear the ex-president reiterate fiery outrage at the unprecedented legal proceedings.

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

The US has imposed sanctions on three Chinese companies and one from Belarus for secretly supplying missile-applicable items for Pakistan's ballistic missile programmes, including its long-range missile programme.

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NDTV - World (11 hours ago)

Elon Musk's X said Saturday it will fight an Australian watchdog's order to take down content related to the brutal stabbing of a priest during a live-streamed Sydney church service.

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The Times of India - World (12 hours ago)

An overnight 'bombing' at the Calso military base in Babylon province, causing injuries to multiple individuals. The incident involved one death and eight injuries, with three Iraqi military personnel wounded. Hashed al-Shaabi confirmed the explosion, leading to 'material losses' and casualties. The responsible party and the use of drones remain...

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The Times of India - World (12 hours ago)

Imran Khan accuses jail authorities of poisoning Bushra Bibi's food, deteriorating her health. Requests tests at Shifa International Hospital. Bushra Bibi files petition alleging contaminated food and psychological torture in sub-jail.

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The Times of India - World (12 hours ago)

In upcoming elections, Edmundo Gonzalez leads the opposition against president Nicolas Maduro. International criticism of Maduro's regime grows, with the opposition coalition firm in their stance. Maduro seeks a third term until 2031 amidst significant opposition.

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NDTV - World (13 hours ago)

About a third of China's urban population is estimated to be at risk due to land subsidence, shows a new finding which researchers said is indicative of a global phenomenon.

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The Times of India - World (14 hours ago)

Dozens search near Mexico City garbage dump independently, facing risks and lack of official support. Collectives emphasize collective action, volunteers use tools to sift through waste. Criticism continues about the administration's handling of missing persons' data.

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NDTV - World (14 hours ago)

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian said on Friday that Iran will respond at an immediate and "maximum level" if Israel acts against its interests.

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NDTV - World (14 hours ago)

NATO must decide if it is Kyiv's ally, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Friday, urging defence ministers from the bloc's member states to step up arms deliveries to his struggling forces.

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The Times of India - World (15 hours ago)

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian, speaking on Friday, said, Iran will respond immediately and at the maximum level if Israel acts against its interests. In an interview with NBC News, Amirabdollahian emphasized, If Israel wants to do another adventurism and acts against the interests of Iran, our next response will be immediate and...

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The Times of India - World (15 hours ago)

Banmeet Singh, a 40-year-old Indian national, has been sentenced to five years in prison for selling controlled substances on dark web marketplaces. He was ordered to forfeit approximately USD 150 million. Singh created vendor marketing sites on dark web marketplaces like Silk Road, Alpha Bay, Hansa, and others, selling substances including...

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NDTV - World (16 hours ago)

President Javier Milei's "chainsaw" approach to budget cuts have not only caused deep financial pain to many Argentines, but is also threatening the country's Oscar-winning culture scene, industry players say.

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The Times of India - World (16 hours ago)

Over 2,100 evacuated near Mount Ruang in Indonesia due to ash, rocks, clouds, and tsunami risk. Multiple eruptions recorded. Tagulandang Island at risk. Indonesia prone to volcanic activity due to Ring of Fire.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

A person set themselves on fire on Friday outside the New York courthouse where Donald Trump's historic hush-money trial was taking place, according to CNN.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

Pakistan's former Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that his wife, Bushra Bibi, was given food mixed with "toilet cleaner," reported Pakistan-based The Express Tribune.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

The US has imposed sanctions on three China-based companies and one from Belarus for supplying missile-applicable items for Pakistan's ballistic missile programme, including its long-range missile programme, the State Department has said.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

One of the most incendiary weeks in the decades-long shadow war between Iran and Israel ended with relief Friday after Tehran declared it had defeated what it said was a small attack on its territory by Israeli drones.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

A military base in central Iraq, which was housing army troops and pro-Iranian paramilitaries, was hit with "bombing" overnight amid spiralling tensions between Israel and Iran, reports suggest. The US military has denied any role in the attack.

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NDTV - World (17 hours ago)

The man who set himself on fire outside the New York court where Donald Trump's hush money trial was set to begin on Friday, threw a stack of pamphlets in the air containing conspiracy theories, before immolating himself.

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NDTV - World (18 hours ago)

A "bombing" killed one person and wounded eight others at a military base in central Iraq overnight Friday, an interior ministry source said.

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NDTV - World (18 hours ago)

At least 87 people have been killed and 82 others injured in separate rain-triggered incidents in Pakistan over the past week as heavy downpours continued to wreak havoc in parts of the country, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said.

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

Mexican mayoral candidate stabbed to death

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

North Korea conducted tests on 'Hwasal-1 Ra-3' cruise missile warhead and 'Pyoljji-1-2' anti-aircraft missile. The DPRK aimed for technological development. No mention by South Korea, Japan, or the United States.

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

The Speaker of Pakistan's National Assembly (NA), suspended the membership of two lawmakers backed by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC), Jamshed Ahmad Khan Dasti and Muhammad Iqbal Khan, for the current session. This action was taken due to their use of abusive language during Pakistan President Asif Ali...

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

10-year-old boy confesses to fatally shooting a man in his sleep 2 years ago, Texas authorities say

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

Hamas chief Haniyeh arrives in Turkey for talks

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The Times of India - World (19 hours ago)

Baghdad military base bombing causes casualties and material losses. No responsible party identified. Hashed al-Shaabi confirms losses. Ongoing search for injured with fire still raging.

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NDTV - World (19 hours ago)

North Korea conducted a cruise missile warhead test and test launch of its new anti-aircraft missile in the West Sea of Korea on Friday, the North's KCNA news agency said on Saturday.

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NDTV - World (19 hours ago)

Elon Musk on Friday came out against banning TikTok in the United States, even if it would mean less competition for his social media platform X, formerly Twitter, as the initiative sees fresh bipartisan momentum in Congress.

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

China makes Apple remove Whatsapp and Threads from app store

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

On Friday, a New York appeals court judge dismissed Donald Trump's efforts to halt his hush money criminal trial. Justice Marsha Michael swiftly made this decision after a brief hearing. The ruling came shortly after the completion of jury selection in Trump's criminal trial, which is being held approximately two miles south.

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

Rishi Sunak vows to end 'sick leave culture': 2.8 million Britons inactive

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

100+ Columbia students held for Israel protest, may face suspension

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken refrained from confirming a reported Israeli attack on Iran on Friday, stating that Washington has not been engaged in any offensive operations. He emphasized the commitment to de-escalating tensions in the region. "I'm not going to speak to that except to say that the US has not been involved in any offensive...

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

Echoes of calm reverberate amid fears of a broader war

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

5 Japan nationals escape unhurt as latest Pak attack targets foreigners

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

US House advances Ukraine-Israel package after rare bipartisan show, far-right fumes

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

Washington vetoes Palestinian bid for recognition as full UN member state

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The Times of India - World (20 hours ago)

Israel's apparent strike 'split' war cabinet: Report

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NDTV - World (21 hours ago)

A leader of Palestinian militant group Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, arrived in Istanbul Friday evening for talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as the death toll in Gaza passed 34,000.

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The Times of India - World (22 hours ago)

On Friday, Elon Musk voiced his opposition to banning TikTok in the United States, despite the possibility of reduced competition for his social media platform X, previously known as Twitter. This stance comes as bipartisan momentum grows in Congress for the initiative. The US House of Representatives is poised to vote on Saturday.

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NDTV - World (23 hours ago)

Pakistan's Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz's motorcade allegedly killed a motorcyclist when she was travelling from Narowal to Kartarpur for the three-day celebrations of the Baisakhi festival, reported Dawn.

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The Times of India - World (24 hours ago)

The House is intensifying its efforts to pass legislation that would force TikTok's parent company, based in Beijing, to divest from the popular social media platform. The TikTok legislation, which was included in a package of bills that would send aid to Ukraine and Israel, could become law as soon as next week if Congress moves quickly.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

The jury for Donald Trump's historic hush-money trial was completed on Friday, clearing the way for prosecutors and defense attorneys to make opening statements next week in a case stemming from hush money paid to a porn star.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

German airline group Lufthansa has suspended flights to Israel, Iraq and Jordan until early Saturday after Israel reportedly carried out retaliatory strikes against arch-foe Iran.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Zelensky urges NATO for crucial weapons support against Russian attacks, stressing the need for air defense systems like 'Patriots' to protect Ukrainian cities. He highlights the delayed $61 billion US military aid vote and the importance of matching Russian troops' capabilities.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Air India today said its flights to and from Tel Aviv will remain suspended till April 30 amid tensions in the Middle East.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Five Japanese nationals in Pakistan escaped unhurt on Friday from a suicide bomb attack on their vehicle as police shot down a gunman accompanying the bomber, a police spokesperson said, but two bystanders were among the three injured.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Apple said on Friday it had removed Meta Platforms' WhatsApp and Threads from its App Store in China after being ordered to do so by the Chinese government, which cited national security concerns.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

When record downpours sent water flooding into his Dubai home, Riaz Haq expected the levels to drop once it stopped raining. But instead of falling, the water kept rising higher.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

The UN decried Friday the intentional destruction of complex and hard-to-obtain medical equipment in Gaza's beleaguered hospitals and maternity wards, further deepening risks to women already giving birth in "inhumane, unimaginable conditions".

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Deaths from heavy rains earlier this week in the United Arab Emirates rose to four, authorities said on Friday, as well as flooding roads and jamming Dubai's international airport.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Three Russians set a world record for parachuting from the Earth's stratosphere to North Pole last week in a mission that also served as a test of a new prototype communications system for use in the Arctic, an organiser of the venture told Reuters.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Tesla is recalling 3,878 Cybertruck vehicles because of a defect that can cause unintentional vehicle acceleration, increasing crash risk, according to a US notice posted this week.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

China announced the creation of a new military cyber corps on Friday, saying it would bolster Beijing's capacity to "fight and win" wars.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

French authorities on Friday detained a man after receiving an alert from the Iranian consulate in Paris that someone had entered carrying an explosive, the capital's police authority said.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Putin's 'grain diplomacy' reshapes global trade dynamics with a focus on Moscow's power in agriculture. EU faces challenges from Russian influence while a proposed BRICS grain exchange could further impact global market dynamics.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

'Iran claims it knows where Israel nukes are hidden'

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Biden campaigned across Pennsylvania, casting Trump as an out-of-touch plutocrat and collecting endorsements from the Kennedy family. In Scranton, the president's childhood hometown, he jettisoned "Bidenomics” — the right's derisive term for his economic policies that White House aides tried and largely failed to reclaim — in favor of arguing...

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

A remote volcano in Indonesia's outermost region erupted again Friday, local authorities and an AFP journalist said, after the crater threw up columns of smoke and lava multiple times this week and forced thousands to evacuate.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Prince Harry's lawsuit against Rupert Murdoch's British tabloid publisher over allegations of unlawful information gathering can proceed to a potential trial next year, a UK judge ruled Friday.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Russian strikes against Ukraine on Friday killed at least eight people, including two children, as Kyiv said it shot down a Russian strategic bomber for the first time.

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Around a quarter of British children aged between five and seven-years-old now have a smart phone, a study by the UK communications regulator said on Friday.

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A 14-year-old girl has died of a heart attack in eastern France after her school locked down to protect itself from a knife attacker who lightly wounded two other girls, an official said on Friday.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Several meteorological experts don't agree with the theory that cloud seeding was responsible for Dubai rain, and the theory has caused a debate in the community.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said on Friday the government would look to tighten rules for long-term sick leave in a bid to reverse a rise in the number of Britons who have permanently dropped out of the workforce.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Bosses worried about turnover or wondering how long a new hire will stick around can now turn to AI for a heads-up on who might be next out the door.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Groundbreaking study suggests alien life may not be green but purple, thriving under diverse conditions, challenging conventional assumptions. Researchers advocate for a more inclusive approach to astrobiology research using new insights for future telescope observations.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

G7 foreign ministers have voiced "strong concern" over dual-use materials and weapons components being transferred from Chinese companies to Russia for military purposes. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken urged European allies at a meeting in Italy to ramp up pressure on Beijing, alleging its support for Russia's military buildup. The move is...

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Ukraine's air defense downed a Russian Tu-22M3 bomber. Attacks in Dnipropetrovsk killed eight. Zelenskyy seeks international help to defend against Shahed drones.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

China faces severe land subsidence issues, affecting major cities like Beijing and Tianjin. The study warns that nearly a quarter of coastal lands could sink below sea level within the next century, posing significant threats to coastal areas.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Nato aircraft respond to Russian missile attack on Ukraine, causing heightened aviation activity. Polish military's Operational Command deploys on-duty aircraft amid noise levels, with operations concluding due to reduced threat level in Eastern Europe conflict.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

South Korea's government offered its first concession to striking doctors on Friday in an effort to end a two-month-long walkout prompted by proposed increases to medical school enrolment. The heads of six public universities suggested this week reducing the enrolment increase by up to 50 percent and allowing universities the autonomy to set their...

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Israel's far-right national security minister Itamar Ben Gvir faced severe criticism for allegedly suggesting Israel's involvement in the blasts in Iran, sparking reactions on social media and television channels. The minister's comments have raised concerns about the country's security and international image.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Biden's new Title IX rules protect LGBTQ+ students, but transgender sports rule still on hold

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

In a statement released today, the United Nations Atomic Watchdog said it is monitoring the situation very closely. It further said that IAEA Director General, Rafael Mariano Grossi has emphasised the ongoing need for utmost restraint from all parties, adding that nuclear facilities should never be a target in military conflicts.

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Israel retaliated against Iran's direct attack, bringing the long-standing adversaries into direct conflict in the Middle East. The strikes followed Iran's assault on Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's 85th birthday. Both sides claimed minimal damage, with Iran's media stating no significant impact near Isfahan. Israel echoed similar sentiments from Iran's...

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Taiwan says new Chinese air routes threaten Taiwanese islands' flight safety

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The Times of India - World (A day ago)

Indonesia on alert for more eruptions from remote volcano

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Many videos from Dubai are doing rounds on social media. Now a time-lapse video that shows the massive storm is going viral online.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Nestle, one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, has found itself entangled in a myriad of controversies over the years.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

In a first since Russia's invasion of the country over two years ago, Ukraine has said that it has downed a Russian long-range bomber used to fire cruise missiles into its territory.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

During the call, HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed emphasised the importance of exercising the utmost self-restraint and working to prevent the expansion of the circle of tension in the Middle East.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

The world has its fingers crossed as Iran's state media has reported explosions in the Isfahan province, days after Iran's drone attack on Israel sparked fears of a major escalation in West Asia

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Israel launched a retaliatory strike on Iran following last week's missile and drone barrage from Tehran, according to two US officials, though media from both countries appeared to downplay the severity of the incident.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Pompeii is shining a light on mysterious rites of ancient Rome thanks to terracotta-style solar roof tiles installed on one of its most famous villas.

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NDTV - World (A day ago)

Israeli strikes on Friday targeted a Syrian army position in the country's south, Syria's government and a monitor said, as US media reported Israel had hit its arch-rival Iran.

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Apple has removed the Meta-owned WhatsApp and Threads from its App Store in China following an order from the country's top internet regulator, Bloomberg reported Friday citing the tech giant.

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Airlines quickly changed flight paths over Iran, diverted to alternate airports or returned planes to their departure points on Friday in response to airspace and airport closures after an Israeli attack on Iran, flight tracking data showed.

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Singapore has recalled Everest Fish Curry Masala, a popular spice product imported from India, alleging the presence of elevated levels of ethylene oxide, a pesticide deemed unsuitable for human consumption in the spice blend.

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Explosions rocked Iran's central Isfahan province on Friday, according to state media, while US officials told American news outlets that Israel carried out a retaliatory strike on the Islamic republic.

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Around 60 doctors in Japan have accused Google Maps of ignoring vitriolic reviews of their clinics in a class-action lawsuit touted as the first of its kind.

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Israel launched a strike on Iranian soil on Friday, sources said, in the latest of the tit-for-tat exchanges between the regional arch foes whose long-running shadow war has broken into the open.

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Elon Musk, the world's richest man, has made an apparent call for peace amid heightened tensions between Israel and Iran, two countries in the Middle East that are on the brink of an all-out war in the fallout of the Gaza conflict.

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Iran activated its air-defence system today morning amid reports of missile and drone strikes by Israel. Israel fired missile at an Iran airport, ABC News reported citing a US official. Local media said that a loud explosion was heard is Isfahan.

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North Korea has released a new song praising leader Kim Jong Un for being a "friendly father" and a "great leader", in a move that appears to be part of a propaganda drive to enhance his standing in the reclusive state.

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The United States received advance notice of Israel's reported strike on Iran but did not endorse the operation or play any part in its execution, US media quoted officials as saying.

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An Indian woman in the US recently took to LinkedIn to share her sudden layoff by electric vehicle maker Tesla.

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Canada on Thursday cracked one of the most audacious heists in its history, unravelling a web of criminal activity that intertwined gold, cash, and firearms.

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Iran's local media said Friday that nuclear facilities in the central city of Isfahan were "completely secure" after explosions were heard near the area.

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The US would welcome any country interested in using its voice to deter the Russian offensive in Ukraine and play a positive role in defeating Hamas amid the ongoing conflict in the Gaza Strip, the US State Department said.

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Qatar's warning that it was reassessing its role as a mediator between Israel and Hamas has raised concerns about the prospects for a ceasefire and the return of hostages.

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Israel launched a strike on Iranian soil after Iran's previous actions. The enmity between the two nations spans decades, marked by shadow wars, clandestine attacks, and ongoing tensions over nuclear ambitions.

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The Times of India - World (2 days ago)

Labour force participation among working-age Britons is its lowest since 2015, due to a rise in long-term illness and a greater number of students, in contrast to other large, rich nations which have seen increased participation since 2020. Sunak, in excerpts of a speech due later on Friday, said the rising number of people not working due to...

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FBI Director Wray warns of Chinese hackers targeting U.S. critical infrastructure, including 23 pipeline operators. Concerns raised over cyber pre-positioning to deter U.S. defense of Taiwan. China's denial linked to criminal ransomware group.

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Australia on Friday told its citizens to leave Israel if possible, citing a "high threat of military reprisals and terrorist attacks", issuing a similar warning for the Palestinian territories. Australia's government had previously told citizens to avoid travel to both areas if possible and, if concerned, to leave.

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Israeli missiles have hit a site in Iran, according to reports saying an explosion occurred in the center of the country.

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Israeli missiles have hit a site in Iran, ABC News reported late on Thursday, citing a US official, days after Iran launched a drone strike on Israel in response to an attack at the Iranian embassy in Syria.

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Israelis of Iranian heritage are torn between nostalgia for their country of origin and anger at its leaders following Tehran's unprecedented attack on Israel last weekend. Many believe this is not the moment for Israel to retaliate.

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The Times of India - World (2 days ago)

On Thursday, Columbia University requested the assistance of the New York Police Department to disperse a pro-Palestinian demonstration on its premises. As a result, 108 students were taken into custody for trespassing. The event took place just one day after Nemat Shafik, the President of Columbia University, provided testimony to Congress...

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Commercial flights diverted over western Iran due to reported explosions in Isfahan. Dubai-based carriers altered routes without explanation amid tensions. Fars news agency reported Isfahan explosions near military installations. Iranian state television acknowledged loud noise.

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After COVID, WHO defines disease spread 'through air'

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The World Bank has asked the Pakistani government to make tax reforms and remove the exemptions on duties and sales tax, Pakistan-based ARY News reported.

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More than six months of Israel's military offensive in Gaza has turned the Palestinian territory into a "humanitarian hellscape," UN chief Antonio Guterres said Thursday.

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Iran's first direct attack on Israel on April 13 has brought renewed focus on their air defense capabilities as Israeli leaders decide how best to respond.

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A 16-year-old boy has been charged with a terrorism offence for allegedly stabbing an Assyrian church bishop in Sydney during a church service, Australian police said on Friday, as investigations continued into a riot after the knife attack.

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Meta on Thursday introduced an improved AI assistant built on new versions of its open source "Llama" large language model for powering the technology. Meta AI is smarter and faster due to advances in publicly available Llama 3, the tech titan said.

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British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak will look at tightening the rules for long-term sick leave in a bid to reverse a rise in the number of Britons who have permanently dropped out of the workforce.

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