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Libya asks for intl help after oil depot catches fire amid clashes

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Libya asks for intl help after oil depot catches fire amid clashes

Cairo:The Libyan government on Monday appealed for international help after a huge oil depot caught fire amid clashes over the country's international airport in the capital, Tripoli.The interim gover...


Mohalalganj rape case: Akhilesh calls for CBI probe

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Mohalalganj rape case: Akhilesh calls for CBI probe

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government on Monday recommended a CBI probe into the Mohalalganj rape and murder case of a 36-year-old woman.The victim's family members have been on a hunger strike demanding ...

No proposal for merger of United Bank with IDBI Bank

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No proposal for merger of United Bank with IDBI Bank

New Delhi: State-owned IDBI Bank today said it is not considering any proposal to merge Kolkata-based United Bank of India with itself."We confirm that so far no proposal for merger of United Ban...

Odisha: Old woman beaten, paraded naked for practising witchcraft

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Odisha: Old woman beaten, paraded naked for practising witchcraft

Bhubaneswar: A 60-year-old tribal woman was beaten up and paraded naked in a village in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district for allegedly practicing sorcery, police said on Monday. The incident took place Su...

Hong Kong: Pro-democracy news site shuts due to political pressure

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Hong Kong: Pro-democracy news site shuts due to political pressure

Hong Kong: A popular Hong Kong pro-democracy website has closed, citing political pressure, the latest sign of mounting tensions as the semi-autonomous Chinese city braces for a possible shutdown of i...

Western sanctions will make us independent: Russia

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Western sanctions will make us independent: Russia

Moscow: Russia will not impose tit-for-tat measures or act "hysterically" over Western economic sanctions, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday, trying to stake out the high ground ...

Death toll mounts to 8 as clashes intensify in Ukraine

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Death toll mounts to 8 as clashes intensify in Ukraine

Kiev, Ukraine:At least eight civilians have been killed by fighting and shelling in two Ukrainian cities held by separatist militants, officials in the rebellion-wracked east said Monday. Authorities ...