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Foreign Secretary arrives in Dhaka

Foreign Secretary arrives in Dhaka

08 Apr 2018 | 9:37 PM

Dhaka, Apr 8 ( UNI) Indian foreign secretary Vijay Gkhale arrived in Dhaka on Sunday for a three-day visit to Bangladesh.

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Pasta not bad carb, can be part of healthy diet: Study

08 Apr 2018 | 6:35 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) Pasta, the name, which gives goosebumps to weight watchers and calorie conscious people, is after all, not a bad carbohydrate, and can be easily included in a healthy diet, a study revealed on Sunday.

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Like humans, whales follow family values

08 Apr 2018 | 5:00 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The so-called most intelligent species on earth, the Homo Sapiens, have competition from the humble aquatic mammals Beluga (white) Whales, who value culture, their ancestral roots and family ties, much like humans.

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International Roma Day celebrated

International Roma Day celebrated

08 Apr 2018 | 4:50 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The International Roma Day was celebrated on Sunday in several parts of the world and several organisations, on the occasion, raised awareness of the issues facing Romani people and their culture.

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US participation in Flintlock exercise this year as well

08 Apr 2018 | 3:57 PM

(Correcting headline and text)
Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The US Department of State has announced it will participate in the Flintlock -- US-Africa Command’s (AFRICOM) annual and largest Special Operations Forces exercise beginning April 9, in which approximately 1,900 service members from 20 African and Western partner nations are to participate at multiple locations in Niger, Burkina Faso, and Senegal.

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US asks Russia to keep off Syria

US asks Russia to keep off Syria

08 Apr 2018 | 3:56 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The United States has expressed disappointment over the chemical weapons attack in Syria and called on Russia to end the "unmitigated support immediately and work with the international community to prevent further, barbaric chemical weapons attacks" there.

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US participation in Flintlock exercise this year as well

08 Apr 2018 | 2:42 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The US Department of State has announced it will participate in the Flintlock -- US-Africa Command’s (AFRICOM) annual and largest Special Operations Forces exercise beginning April 9, in which approximately 1,900 service members from 20 African and Western partner nations are to participate at multiple locations in Niger, Burkina Faso, and Senegal.

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EC approves creation of Rosneft-General Electric JV

08 Apr 2018 | 2:07 PM

Brussels, Apr 8 (UNI) The European Commission (EC) has approved the creation of a joint venture by Rosneft and General Electric, the EC said in a press release here.

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Genocide of 1994 in Rwanda: US says it is with Rwandan people

08 Apr 2018 | 1:18 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (UNI) The United States has said it stood with the people of Rwanda in commemorating the 1994 genocide during which more than 800,000 men, women, and children were brutally murdered.

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Fire at Trump Tower leaves man dead and 6 firefighters injured

08 Apr 2018 | 12:43 PM

New York, Apr 8 (UNI) A fire has broke out at Trump Tower, leaving one man dead and six firefighters injured, the New York City Fire Department said.

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Syria war: 70 killed in suspected chemical attack in Douma

08 Apr 2018 | 11:48 AM

Damascus, Apr 8 (UNI) At least 70 people have died in a suspected chemical attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Syria's Eastern Ghouta, rescuers and medics say, a BBC news report said.

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WHO condemns attack on Sebha Medical Centre

08 Apr 2018 | 6:44 AM

Tripoli, Apr 8 (UNI) The World Health Organization (WHO) has condemned the attack on the Sabha Medical Centre in the south of Libya which was shelled on April 2 last.

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Japan boosts assistance for vital health care in Syria

08 Apr 2018 | 6:39 AM

Damascus, Apr 8 (UNI) The Government of Japan has committed a total of US$ 5 million in new assistance to the World Health Organization (WHO) to strengthen primary health care for vulnerable populations in northern Syria and to improve secondary and tertiary care for childrenfrom across the country, including those who come from East Ghouta.

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Efforts on to bring down border Killings: BSF

Efforts on to bring down border Killings: BSF

07 Apr 2018 | 10:38 PM

By Mir Afroz Zaman
Dhaka, Apr 7 (UNI) Inspector General of Border Security Force’s (BSF) South Bengal Frontier PSR Anjaneyulu has said that his force is putting in best efforts to bring down the ‘border killing’ to zero along the porous Indo-Bangla frontier.

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Indian Foreign Secretary visit to Bangladesh, may discuss Teesta

07 Apr 2018 | 10:29 PM

Dhaka, Apr 7 ( UNI) Indian foreign secretary Vijay Keshav Gokhale will arrive in Dhaka on Sunday afternoon to discuss whole range of bilateral issues including the much-desired Teesta water sharing one.

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