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  • Servant of the people winning Ukrainian Election with 42 03 pc as 25 82 pc of votes counted
  • At least Six injured as armed prisoners riot at Australian juvenile justice center
  • Germany, French foreign ministers condemn seizure of UK tanker by Iran – UK foreign office
  • Iran's Zarif slams US sanctions against tehran as 'Economic Terrorism'
  • Abe's ruling coalition wins upper house election
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Sajeeb Wazed Joy sees ulterior motive of US Embassy in Dhaka behind Priya Saha’s remarks

Sajeeb Wazed Joy sees ulterior motive of US Embassy in Dhaka behind Priya Saha’s remarks

21 Jul 2019 | 11:28 PM

Dhaka, Jul 21 (UNI) Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s son and ICT advisor Sajeeb Wazed Joy has slammed the US embassy over Priya Saha’s controversial remarks to Donald Trump about the supposed persecution of religious minorities in Bangladesh.

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Nine killed in double attack in Pakistan

Nine killed in double attack in Pakistan

21 Jul 2019 | 6:40 PM

Islamabad, Jul 21 (UNI) Nine people, including six policemen, were killed in a double attack in in Pakistan's northwestern town of Dera Ismail Khan on Sunday.

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Ohio lost 1/3rd of its butterflies in 21 years

Ohio lost 1/3rd of its butterflies in 21 years

21 Jul 2019 | 4:44 PM

New York, Jul 21 (UNI) Even for people who aren't big fans of insects in general, it's hard to deny the appeal of butterflies.

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Brexit: Irish deputy PM hopes backstop will be 'unnecessary'

Brexit: Irish deputy PM hopes backstop will be 'unnecessary'

21 Jul 2019 | 4:24 PM

Dublin, Jul 21 (UNI) Ireland wants a relationship between the UK and EU that makes the so-called backstop unnecessary, the country's deputy prime minister has said.

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Ukraine: Zelensky aims to bolster power in parliamentary polls

21 Jul 2019 | 3:10 PM

Kiev, Jul 21 (UNI) Polls have opened in Ukraine, with voters electing a new parliament.

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US to send troops to Saudi as tensions with Iran grow

US to send troops to Saudi as tensions with Iran grow

21 Jul 2019 | 3:10 PM

Washington, Jul 21 (UNI) The Pentagon has said US troops are being deployed to Saudi Arabia to defend American interests from "emergent credible threats".

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Iran tanker seizure: Radio exchanges reveal Iran-UK confrontation

Iran tanker seizure: Radio exchanges reveal Iran-UK confrontation

21 Jul 2019 | 2:39 PM

London, Jul 21 (UNI) A recording has emerged of radio exchanges between a Royal Navy frigate and Iranian armed forces vessels, moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized in the Gulf.

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Apollo 11: World celebrates 50th anniv of first Moon landing

21 Jul 2019 | 2:35 PM

New York, Jul 21 (UNI) People around the world have celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing.

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Italy overtakes France in tourism stakes

Italy overtakes France in tourism stakes

21 Jul 2019 | 2:17 PM

Rome, Jul 21 (UNI) Italy had more overnight stays by foreign nationals than tourist hotspot France, it's been claimed.

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New EU chief to allow EU-US to reset relationship

New EU chief to allow EU-US to reset relationship

21 Jul 2019 | 2:00 PM

Brussels, Jul 21 (UNI) Ursula von der Leyen's appointment as new European Commission chief will allow Brussels and Washington to reset their relationship.

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Voting underway in Japan's upper house election; 370 candidates in fray

Voting underway in Japan's upper house election; 370 candidates in fray

21 Jul 2019 | 1:23 PM

Tokyo, Jul 21 (UNI) Voters began casting ballots on Sunday in Japan's upper house election as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks an endorsement of 'political stability' to achieve his policy goals, including long-envisioned constitutional reform.

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Six people killed in series of attacks in Pakistan

Six people killed in series of attacks in Pakistan

21 Jul 2019 | 1:22 PM

Islamabad, Jul 21 (UNI) A series of terrorist attacks on police in Pakistan's northwest Dera Ismail Khan district has left six people killed and several others injured on Sunday morning, a police officer said.

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All crew of captured British oil tanker safe: Reports

All crew of captured British oil tanker safe: Reports

21 Jul 2019 | 1:18 PM

Tehran, Jul 21 (UNI) All 23 crew members, including 18 Indians, of the seized British oil tanker "Stena Impero" were "safe and in good health," the head of the Ports and Maritime Organisation of Iran told Iranian state TV on Sunday.

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Voting begins in Japan's Upper House Election

Voting begins in Japan's Upper House Election

21 Jul 2019 | 12:46 PM

Tokyo, Jul 21 (UNI) Voters began casting ballots on Sunday in Japan's upper house election as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeks an endorsement of "political stability" to achieve his policy goals, including long-envisioned constitutional reform.

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Suicide bomber targets hospital in Pakistan; three killed

Suicide bomber targets hospital in Pakistan; three killed

21 Jul 2019 | 12:18 PM

Islamabad, Jul 21 (UNI) At least three people were killed and seven wounded in a suicide blast that hit the main gate of a public hospital in Pakistan's northwest Dera Ismail Khan district on Sunday morning.

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