• Catalans split on when to break away from Spain

    Catalans split on when to break away from Spain

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    Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has given him until Monday to clarify his position - and then until Thursday to change his mind if he insists on a split - threatening to suspend Catalonia's autonomy if he chooses independence . Rajoy has also said that Spain doesn't need worldwide mediators to get involved. If Mr Puigdemont says he did, then he will have three more days to cancel any secession plans.
  • Pak Firing Continues For Second Day In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch

    Pak Firing Continues For Second Day In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch

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    On October 6, Pakistani troops had opened fire on Baba Khori and other areas in Rajouri district, and on October 4, three Army jawans were injured in unprovoked and indiscriminate firing in the Poonch sector. In 2017, Indian forces have carried out 873 ceasefire violations along the LoC and Working Boundary resulting in the martyrdom of 39 innocent civilians and injuries to 144 people.
  • USA aircraft carrier, ROK navy to stage drills off Korean peninsula

    USA aircraft carrier, ROK navy to stage drills off Korean peninsula

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    Earlier in September, Trump called Kim " a madman " and " Little Rocket Man ", saying the North Korean leadership " won't be around much longer ". This could be the Hwasong-14 inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM), whose range could extend to Alaska, or Hwasong-12 intermediate-range missiles, which Pyongyang threatened to fire toward the U.S.
  • Perez opens up four-stroke lead at CIMB Classic

    Perez opens up four-stroke lead at CIMB Classic

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    Perez finished strongly with birdies on four of the last five holes, including a 17-foot putt at the par-three 15th. The 41-year-old scorched the course with six birdies in his final eight holes to end with a two-day total of 131. Smith opened with a blemish-free 8-under 64 and leads a U.S. PGA Tour event after the first round for the first time in 64 starts. Smith closed with a bogey on the par-4 ninth.
  • Car Bomb Kills Least 7 in Mogadishu

    Car Bomb Kills Least 7 in Mogadishu

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    At least six people have died in Mogadishu after a truck bomb detonated in a busy district of the Somali capital that is home to hotels, shops, restaurants and government offices. Africa Command was in Mogadishu to meet with Somalia's president, and two days after the country's defense minister and army chief resigned for undisclosed reasons.
  • Feared Dead in Kenya as Suspended Student Attacks Own School

    Feared Dead in Kenya as Suspended Student Attacks Own School

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    Confirming the incident, Rift Valley Regional Cordinator Wamyama Musyambo said the armed student who is from the Toposa community that lives in South Sudan attacked the school in what is believed to be a revenge mission. "The suspect was accompanied by three other suspects when they descended on the watchman and shot him dead". "The attack ... is a painful reminder of the state of insecurity along the border", Josphat Nanok, Turkana county's governor, said on Twitter.
  • Flood barriers activated in Limerick as Met √Čireann issues weather alert

    Flood barriers activated in Limerick as Met √Čireann issues weather alert

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    While forecasters have indicated that conditions will likely be at their worst on Monday afternoon and evening, the warning is now in place from 6:00 am on Monday until 3:00 am on Tuesday. The storm, which will be what is known as an "ex-hurricane" when it reaches Britain early next week. The Status Red warnings will remain in place until 3am on Tuesday, while the nationwide Yellow alert will be maintained until Tuesday at 6am.
  • Vidya Balan makes a mark again as RJ in Tumhari Sulu

    Vidya Balan makes a mark again as RJ in Tumhari Sulu

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    The song, originally picturised on Sridevi in Mr India , gets a new life with slick beats and it fits the temperament of the movie just right. Recently, the teaser of Tumhari Sulu was also unveiled by the makers of the film. When I first met him he discussed several other ideas for a possible film and the last one he shared was Tumhari Sulu which really intrigued me. The trailer of the movie gave us a glimpse of Sulochana who becomes an overnight radio sensation.
  • Mikel Merino Signs For Newcastle From Borussia Dortmund In Permanent Deal

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    Newcastle United have announced that they have signed Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mikel Merino on a permanent deal. And the 21-year-old has done so well that Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez has handed him a five-year contract. We're really glad you chose to stay with us. The Spain under-21 worldwide could well prove to be the top value signing of the Premier League season, and if he continues to develop at the same spectacular rate, BVB will rue the decision to let him go for ...
  • Delhi Rajdhani Express trip cut by 2 hours

    Delhi Rajdhani Express trip cut by 2 hours

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    The Indian Railways has chose to run a "special Rajdhani" train between Delhi-Mumbai, without flexi fare and will take two hour less than the two existing Rajdhanis, and will start from 16 October. The departure timing is reportedly 4.15 pm from Hazrat Nizamuddin and it will arrive at Bandra Terminal at 6:10 am next day. In about 30 connecting trains which link the two biggest cities of India, the "special" Rajdhani Express will be the fastest and will ply at a speed of 130 kilometers per ...
  • Goldman Sachs to Buy House-Flipping Lender

    Goldman Sachs to Buy House-Flipping Lender

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    The analysts offering 12 month price targets for The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. have a median target of $246.5, with a high estimate of $275 and a low estimate of $185. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website . The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 11 by HSBC.
  • Daesh surrenders Raqqa to US-backed SDF - monitor

    Daesh surrenders Raqqa to US-backed SDF - monitor

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    All Syrian fighters of the Islamic State group have left the jihadists' one-time bastion of Raqa and preparations are under way for foreign combatants to leave, a monitor said Saturday. The battle to retake it from IS began in June, with heavy street-by-street fighting amid intense US-led coalition airstrikes and shelling. Losing the northern city of Raqqa, in many ways the symbol of IS' caliphate, would be yet another blow to the group and its reign of terror in the region as its ...
  • PM arrives to attend centenary celebration of Patna University

    PM arrives to attend centenary celebration of Patna University

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    This will be the first time since the formation of NDA government in the state in July this year that the Prime Minister will be sharing stage with chief minister Nitish Kumar . These developmental projects have been aimed to create new Sewage Quantity (STP capacity) of 120 Million Litres per Day (MLD) and upgrade the existing 20 MLD for Beur.