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Charges-dropped-against-woman-who-laughed-at-Trump-nominee-Sessions Charges dropped against woman who laughed at Trump nominee Sessions

NEWS DESK: A peace activist who laughed at then U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions during his confirmation hearing to become U.S

Suicide-bomber-kills-four-near-US-embassy-in-Kabul Suicide bomber kills four near US embassy in Kabul

KABUL: A suicide bomber blew himself up on a busy shopping street near the US embassy in central Kabul Tuesday, killing

Airstrike-kills-in-Afghanistan Airstrike kills 29 in Afghanistan

KABUL: In Afghanistan, 29 people, including Taliban fighters and civilians have been killed and seven others injured in

Iran-rejects-US-demand-for-UN-inspector-visit-to-military-sites Iran rejects U.S. demand for U.N. inspector visit to military sites

ANKARA: Iran has dismissed a U.S. demand for U.N. nuclear inspectors to visit its military bases as “merely a dream” as

North-Korea-accuses-US-of-driving-peninsula-to-explosion North Korea accuses U.S. of driving peninsula to ‘explosion’

GENEVA: North Korea accused the United States on Tuesday of driving the Korean peninsula towards “an extreme level of ex

Russia-seeks-to-reassure-over-war-games-denies-invasion-plans Russia seeks to reassure over war games, denies invasion plans

MOSCOW: Russia tried to calm fears over war games it plans to hold next month, saying on Tuesday the large-scale exercis

Chinese-border-troops-continuing-patrolling-defending-Doklam Chinese border troops continuing patrolling, defending Doklam

BEIJING: The Chinese border troops are continuing their patrolling and defending the Doklam (Dong Lang) area after withd

Britain-pushes-for-talks-about-the-future-EU-wants-divorce-first Britain pushes for talks about the future; EU wants divorce first

BRUSSELS: British officials arrive in Brussels on Monday hoping to push the EU towards talks about post-Brexit ties, whi

India-says-military-stand-off-with-China-ends India says military stand-off with China ends

India said Monday it had agreed with China to end a months-long military stand-off at a strategically important disputed

N-Korea-fires-ballistic-missile-over-Japan-Seoul-Tokyo N. Korea fires ballistic missile over Japan: Seoul, Tokyo

SEOUL: Nuclear-armed North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday, South Korea’s military and the J

Japan-to-take-full-steps-to-ensure-public-safety-Abe Japan to take ‘full steps’ to ensure public safety: Abe

TOKYO: Japan will take “full steps” to ensure the safety of its people following a North Korean missile test

Third-Indian-train-derails-in-days Third Indian train derails in 10 days

NEW DELHI: An express train derailed in India on Tuesday, the third accident to hit the country’s ageing railways

Kabul-blast-near-US-embassy-claims-four-lives Kabul blast near US embassy claims four lives

KABUL: A suicide bomber blew himself up at a bank close to the heavily protected U.S. embassy compound in the Afghan cap

Trump-threatens-North-Korea-says-all-options-on-the-table Trump threatens North Korea, says ‘all options on the table’

PYONGYANG: North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan’s northern Hokkaido island into the sea on Tuesday, promptin

In-pictures-Helpless-Mumbai-comes-to-a-standstill-amid-torrential-rain In pictures: Helpless Mumbai comes to a standstill amid torrential rain

MUMBAI: Incessant rain lashed across India`s financial hub on Tuesday, submerging the city`s main arteries and subwa