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Daily Archives: August 30, 2018

Djokovic in ‘survival mode’ at steamy US Open; Federer wins

NEW YORK , Aug 29 (AP) — His cheeks red, hair matted with sweat, Novak Djokovic appeared to be in such distress as he...

Iran’s Khamenei says ready to abandon nuclear deal if needed

TEHRAN (Iran), Aug 29 (AFP): Iran's supreme leader warned Wednesday the country could abandon its nuclear deal with world powers if it no longer...

Myanmar rejects UN probe findings of Rohingya ‘genocide’

YANGON (Myanmar), Aug 29 (AFP): Myanmar Wednesday rejected the findings of a UN investigation alleging genocide by its military against the Rohingya, after the...

UN demands urgent action amid ‘climate of fear’ in Nicaragua

GENEVA (Switzerland), Aug 29 (AFP): The United Nations called Wednesday for urgent action to prevent Nicaragua from descending further into turmoil after months of...

Putin proposes softer pension reforms, says women to retire at 60

Moscow, Aug 29 (AFP) Russian President Vladmir Putin today proposed a series of measures to soften controversial pension reforms, in an apparent attempt to...

Suicide car bomber kills 11 in western Iraq

Ramadi, Aug 29 (AFP): A suicide bomber blew up a vehicle in the town of Al-Qaim in western Iraq today, killing at least 11...

Trump warns of violent change if Republicans lose midterms

Washington, Aug 29 (AFP) US President Donald Trump warned evangelical leaders that if Republicans lose control of Congress in the midterm elections, Democrats will...

India, Cambodia sign two agreements to step up cooperation

Phnom Penh, Aug 29 (PTI) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today discussed bilateral, multilateral and key international issues with her Cambodian counterpart Prak Sokhonn,...

Gurdwara in UK damaged in suspected arson attack, one arrested

London, Aug 29 (PTI) A Gurdwara in the British city of Leith has been severely damaged in a suspected arson attack following which the...

UN: Ortega’s Nicaraguan govt behind widespread repression

MEXICO CITY , Aug 29 (AP) — A United Nations report released Wednesday on four months of unrest in Nicaragua describes a comprehensive effort...


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