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    World is one step away from nuclear war, warns Pope Francis

    Pope's comment came after Hawaii issued a false missile alert that provoked panic in US state and possible nuclear war with N Korea. Aboard the Papal Plane: Pope Francis said on Monday he was really afraid about the danger of nuclear war and that the world now stood at "the very limit". His comment, made as he flew off for a visit to Chile and Peru, came after Hawaii...

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    SC crisis unresolved, will take more time: AG a day after 'settled' remark

    Four SC senior judges on Jan 12 held a press meet to question the 'biased and unilateral' decision made by the CJI. New Delhi: Attorney General K K Venugopal on Tuesday said the crisis in the Supreme Court seems to be unresolved and hoped it will be "fully settled" in a couple of days. The remarks come a day after he stated that everything was settled...

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    After 9 yrs, Baby Moshe who lost his parents in 26/11 Mumbai attacks, returns

    Moshe will fly back to Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on January 19. Mumbai: Moshe Holtzberg, also known as Baby Moshe, who lost his parents in the tragic 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday after 9 years. 11-year-old Moshe Holtzberg accompanied Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to India as he returned for the first time to...

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    US: 13 kids rescued after being held captive, shackled to beds; parents arrested

    Riverside County Sheriff's Department said, 'The 13 victims who had been held captive at Perris, California home range in age from 2 to 29.' Los Angeles: A California couple has been arrested for torture after authorities said on Monday their 13 malnourished children were held captive in their home, with some shackled to beds in the dark. Authorities...

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    Palestinian leaders vote for suspension of recognition of Israel

    While withdrawing the PLO's recognition of Israel could spark international backlash, it was unclear whether the vote was binding. Ramallah (Palestinian Territories): Palestinian leaders voted on Monday to call for the suspension of recognition of Israel in a move with potentially deep implications as they met in response to US President Donald Trump's declaration of...

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    Sensex gains 92 points on earnings, global cues

    NSE Nifty trading higher by 20.25 points, or 0.18 per cent, at 10,761.80. Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 92 points to 34,936.03 in early trade on Tuesday on continued buying by investors driven by encouraging quarterly earnings amid a firm trend in other Asian bourses. The 30-share index, which gained 410.44 points in the previous three sessions, rose further by 92.52 points, or 0.26 per...

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    UP: Doctors unavailable, minor awaits medical test for 2 days

    A case has been lodged under section 376 of the Indian Penal Code and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. Ghaziabad: A 13-year-old girl, who was allegedly gang-raped two days ago, is still waiting to undergo a medical examination as are the two minor accused detained in connection with the case, police said on Monday. The victim, a minor, was playing with the...

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    Kamala Mills fire: Mojo's owner surrenders, to be produced in court today

    After the arrest of Tulli, who had been evading arrest since 2 weeks, all the owners of the Mojo's Bistro and '1 Above' have been arrested. Mumbai: The owner of the Mojo's Bistro pub Yug Tulli, who had been evading arrest in the Kamala Mills compound fire case, on Tuesday surrendered before the Mumbai Police, officials said. "We have arrested Yug...

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    Getting threat calls, key witness of 1984 anti-Sikh riots tells court

    The court will hear the matter on Feb 7. Sheela Kaur's husband, brother-in-law and father-in-law were killed in 1984 riots. New Delhi: A key prosecution witness in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case involving Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and others on Monday told a court in New Delhi that she was receiving threats. Prosecution witness Sheela Kaur, who recorded her statements...

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    UP: Minor gangraped by 2 brothers, kills self

    The father of the victim had lodged a complaint against the two brothers (Sunil and Sonu) following which an FIR was registered. Hamirpur: A minor girl allegedly set herself on fire after two brothers gang-raped her in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur district. Meanwhile, the father of the victim had lodged a complaint against the two brothers (Sunil and Sonu) following which an FIR was registered....

    • 4 hrs ago

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