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Protests erupt in Chicago after man shot dead by police

Chicago [United States], Jul 16 : Protests break out in the United States’ city of Chicago after police fatally shot a man this weekend.
The deceased has been identified as 37-year-old Harith Augustus, reported CNN.
Protesters chanted and threw rocks and bottles at Chicago police.
“Who do you protect…

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Mumbai Police slaps notice on Kisan Sabha secy

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 16 : The Mumbai police on Monday served a notice to Ajit Navle, secretary of the All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS), to neither organise nor participate in any protest supporting the demands of Swabhimani Shetkari Sangathna.
Swabhimani Shetkari Sangtana is a Kolhapur-based farmers’ organisation that has…

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Andhra: SDRF, fire dept. team rescue 55 people trapped in flood water

Srikakulam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 16: The State Disaster Response Force(SDRF) and fire department team on Monday rescued at least 55 people, who were trapped following release of flood water from Vamsadhra river Gotta Barrage, in Srikakulam district.
With immediate effect, SDRF and fire department rushed to the spot…

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Khunti gang-rape: Person with Rs 50,000 bounty arrested

Khunti (Jharkhand) [India], July 16 : In a recent development in the alleged gang rape of NGO workers in Jharkhand’s Khunti district, the police have arrested another man, who had a bounty of Rs 50,000 on his head.
The accused, named Baji Samad, was arrested from a village in…

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U’khand: Cloudburst damages houses, vehicles

Chamoli (Uttarakhand) [India], July 16 : Houses and vehicles have been severely damaged after cloudburst in Kundi village of Chamoli district, Uttarakhand in the early hours of Monday.
The cloudburst has damaged the houses of three villagers, 10 shops, seven vehicles, and three bikes.
The civil administration has reached the site…

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Can never feel 100 per cent secure in showbiz, says Katrina Kaif

Mumbai, Jul 15 (PTI) With films such as “Rajneeti”, “Ek Tha Tiger”, “Dhoom 3” and “Tiger Zinda Hai” to her credit, she may have become one of the biggest female stars in Bollywood, but Katrina Kaif says it is tough to feel completely “secure” in movie business.

Katrina believes film…

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Summit fever: Trump reaches for big moment with Putin

Helsinki, Jul 15 (AP) Though President Donald Trump has met with Russian President Vladimir Putin twice before, he is eager to recreate in Finland the heady experience that he had last month with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore.

And that means a summit that becomes a mass…

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AAP announces Alok Agrawal as CM candidate in MP

Indore, Jul 15 (PTI) Alok Agrawal will be the chief ministerial candidate of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Madhya Pradesh, party convener Arvind Kejriwal today announced here.

“Agrawal is going to be the party’s chief ministerial candidate,” Kejriwal said at a party meeting here.

“We can teach the…

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India, Pak to be part of anti-terror SCO drill in Russia next month

New Delhi, Jul 15 (PTI) Militaries of India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) with an aim to expand cooperation among the member countries to deal with terrorism and extremism.


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