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  • Ramzan 'ceasefire' successful, helping in improving L&O: DGP
  • China makes first use of law banning defamation of national heroes
  • CBI quizzes Rabri for huge cash deposits in bank post-demonetisation
  • UN, Somali Govt seek $80-mn for flood-affected populations
  • Malaysia's previous government deceived parliament over finances - minister
  • Minibus bomb explodes in southern Afghan city causing casualties
  • Eight Myanmar nationals nabbed for illegally staying in Manipur
  • Kane named England captain for World Cup
  • Rahul attacks Modi govt on attempts to overhaul UPSC structure
  • Erdogan hints Turkey may ban some Israeli goods because of Gaza violence - media
  • Two new Ebola deaths recorded in Congo - Health Ministry
  • Hyundai announces price increase up to 2 per cent
  • L&T Construction wins orders valued Rs 4,033-crore
  • Rajni Patil replaces Shinde as AICC incharge for Himachal
  • One feared killed, several injured as anti-Sterlite protest turns violent in TN
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Turkey's aim in Syria's Idlib operation is to prevent clashes completely - minister

ANKARA, Oct 7 (Reuters) Turkey's aim in backing Syrian rebel fighters for a major military operation into Syria's Idlib is to prevent clashes completely and facilitate the process for a political solution, Turkish foreign minister was quoted by the CNN Turk news channel as saying.
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also told reporters that the steps to be taken in the field would be determined by cooperation between Turkish Armed Forces and its intelligence service. REUTERS JW0301
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High opium production in Afghanistan creates challenges

High opium production in Afghanistan creates challenges

22 May 2018 | 2:46 PM

United Nations, May 22 (UNI) Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan reached a record-high last year, leading to unprecedented levels of potential heroin on the world market, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) said in a new report.

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Rich variety of life on earth essential, says UN chief

Rich variety of life on earth essential, says UN chief

22 May 2018 | 2:41 PM

United Nations, May 22 (UNI) The welfare and prosperity of people now and in the future, depends on a “rich variety of life on earth” said United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres in his message for the International Day for Biological Diversity, marked on Tuesday.

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Alarming levels of addictive methamphetamine in Mekong

22 May 2018 | 2:24 PM

United Nations, May 22 (UNI) Organised crime groups in Asia’s Mekong region have intensified the production and trafficking of highly-addictive methamphetamine, extending the illegal trade into countries such as Australia, Japan and New Zealand, senior drug policy leaders warned on Monday at a United Nations-backed regional conference.

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Pence warns Kim not to 'play' Trump

Pence warns Kim not to 'play' Trump

22 May 2018 | 2:14 PM

Washington, May 22 (UNI) US Vice-President Mike Pence has warned North Korea's Kim Jong-un not to "play" President Donald Trump if they meet next month.

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Iran sanctions: Zarif condemns Pompeo announcement

22 May 2018 | 2:02 PM

Washington, May 22 (UNI) Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif has condemned the US for vowing to impose what it said would be the "strongest sanctions in history" on his country.

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