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  • Monsoon session to commence from July 18
  • Europe's banks, autos stocks sink as trade dispute deepens
  • Explosion rocks Muzaffarnagar: 4 killed, 3 injured
  • Monsoon rains affect life in Kolkata and major parts of Bengal
  • Governor review meetings : DMK stages walk out from TN Assembly
  • Jaitley compares Indira with Hitler, says most Editors gave in during Emergency
  • Mirwaiz, Geelani under house arrest, Malik detained in Srinagar
  • Heavy rains claim 3 lives in Mumbai, Thane
  • SF launch CASO at two places in Pulwama
  • India denies lowering export quota of essential commodities to Maldives
  • UN chief condemns explosion at election rally in Zimbabwe
  • End of driving ban in Saudi will create more opps for women: UN chief
  • Clashes in Nigeria b/w farmers and herders leave 86 dead
  • Turkey election: Erdogan wins re-election as president
  • Amit Shah lashes out at Congress for imposing Emergency in 1975
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Finnish aid worker kidnapped in Kabul has been released - ministry

HELSINKI, Sept 14 (Reuters) A Finnish aid worker who was kidnapped in Afghanistan in May has been released, the foreign ministry in Helsinki said on Thursday.
The woman was working for a Swedish aid group in Kabul and during her abduction a German colleague and their Afghan guard were killed.
Kidnapping is a longstanding problem in Afghanistan, mainly affecting Afghans abducted for ransom. However foreigners have also regularly been targeted, either for ransom or to put pressure on their governments.
The ministry said it would give more information later on Thursday.
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Clashes in Nigeria b/w farmers and herders leave 86 dead

Clashes in Nigeria b/w farmers and herders leave 86 dead

25 Jun 2018 | 12:34 PM

Abuja, June 25 (UNI) At least 86 people have died in central Nigeria after violent clashes broke out between farmers and cattle herders, police in Plateau state said.

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UN chief condemns explosion at election rally in Zimbabwe

25 Jun 2018 | 12:26 PM

United Nations, June 25 (UNI) The UN Secretary-General has condemned an explosion which took place at an election rally in Zimbabwe on Saturday, not long after President Emmerson Mnangagwa left the stage after addressing the crowd, according to news reports.

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End of driving ban in Saudi will create more opps for women: UN chief

25 Jun 2018 | 12:24 PM

United nations, June 25 (UNI) United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the lifting on Sunday of the driving ban for women in Saudi Arabia and expressed the hope that ending the prohibition would generate more new opportunities for women in the Kingdom.

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Pollution is leading to tree malnutrition in Europe: Study

Pollution is leading to tree malnutrition in Europe: Study

25 Jun 2018 | 11:54 AM

London, June 25 (UNI) "Alarming" levels of disease in British trees are being caused by air pollution, says a study.

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Pakistan to launch its first indigenous satellite next month

Pakistan to launch its first indigenous satellite next month

25 Jun 2018 | 11:14 AM

Islamabad, Jun 25(UNI) Pakistan will launch its first indigenous satellite next month, putting Pakistan among the nations with advanced space technology.

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