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Pakistan: 10 killed in blast in Kurram tribal region

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At least 10 people, including six children and two women, were killed and 13 others injured on Tuesday when a passenger van was targeted with a remote-controlled bomb in Pakistan’s restive northwest tribal region. The improvised explosive device (IED) blast targeted the van in Kontara village in central Kurram Agency.

Ivanka Trump advocates for women, girls in trip to Berlin

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Ivanka Trump's advocacy for women and girls is taking her to a conference in Berlin today.

Chile rocked by 6.9-magnitude quake; no major damage reported

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A strong earthquake of magnitude 6.9 struck off the west coast of Chile today, rocking the capital Santiago and briefly causing alarm along the Pacific Coast but sparing the quake-prone nation of any serious damage.

US missile submarine arrives in S.Korea

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An American guided-missile submarine, the USS Michigan, arrived in South Korea on Tuesday, the same day Pyongyang is celebrating the 85th anniversary of the founding of its Korean People's Army, the media reported.

Barack Obama Makes No Mention Of Donald Trump In First Post-Presidency Speech

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Former US president Barack Obama returned to the public spotlight Monday, saying he hopes to spend the next phase of his life helping to "prepare the next generation of leadership."

Major action on H1-B visa would worry India: CEA

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Any "serious actions" taken by the Trump Administration on the H-1B visa programme would be a cause of "worry" as a majority of Indian exports in the services sector go to the US, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said.

Trump, Merkel discuss Syria, Yemen and North Korea

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US President Donald Trump today discussed with German Chancellor Angela Merkel the conflicts in Syria and Yemen and the "urgent security challenge" posed by North Korea in a phone call, the White House said.

US is about actions at the UN: Nikki Haley

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The US is about actions at the United Nations, Americas ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said today as she led an ambassadorial delegation from the Security Council for a meeting with President Donald Trump.

Aviation officer gives his version of United flight removal

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The Chicago aviation police officer who pulled a man off a United Airlines flight describes the man as physically and verbally combative during the incident.

US Senate confirms Perdue as Trump's agriculture secretary

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The US Senate has easily confirmed Sonny Perdue, the son of a farmer, as the next secretary of agriculture, filling one of the few remaining vacancies in President Donald Trump’s cabinet after a long delay.