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National : ** Myanmar must not punish innocent people: Sushma tells PM ** 2,45,550 Rohingyas so far brought under registration: Home Minister***Teletalk to give 20 lakh free SIMs to women***   |   International : ** Iraq PM arrives on Saudi visit ** Abe eyes fresh term as Japan votes under N. Korea threats ** Tillerson in new bid to ease Gulf crisis ** France charges eight over plot targeting politicians **   |   

International News

US-led strikes claim another 50 civilian lives: coalition

WASHINGTON, Sept 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - US-led air strikes in Iraq and Syria have killed another 50 civilians, the international coalition against the Islamic State group a...More...

Mumbai commuter stampede leaves at least 22 dead

MUMBAI, Sept 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - A commuter stampede on a Mumbai railway bridge during the morning rush hour Friday killed at least 22 people, officials said.

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Six terrorists killed in Pakistan's Karachi

ISLAMABAD, Sept. 29, 2017 (BSS/XINHUA) - Six suspected terrorists were killed in an encounter during a raid at the suspects' hideout, police in the Pakistani port city of...More...

White House probing use of private email: report

WASHINGTON, Sept 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - The White House has launched an internal probe of the use of private email for official business by senior aides to President Donald...More...

Zika virus mutated around 2013, leading to birth defects: study

MIAMI, Sept 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - Zika has been around for decades but only recently began to cause birth defects due to a single mutation the mosquito- borne virus likely...More...

Trump lifts barriers to Puerto Rico hurricane aid

WASHINGTON, Sept 29, 2017 (BSS/AFP) - President Donald Trump eased shipping restrictions on storm-battered Puerto Rico Thursday, as he faced sharp criticism for the painf...More...