Trump claims 'millions voted illegally' cost him popular vote

Washington, Nov 28 (PTI) In an unprecedented move, US President-elect Donald Trump today alleged that “millions of people” voted illegally for Hillary Clinton that prevented him from winning the popular vote too, threatening a truce between them after their bitter White House race.

Trump, who offered no evidence for…

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5.6 magnitude quake hits Nepal

Kathmandu, Nov 28:  An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 on Richer scale shook Nepal around 5.20 a.m. on Monday, an official of National Siesmological Centre said. The tremors were also felt in north-east India.
The quake with its epicentre in Solukhumbu, near the border of Ramechhap district…

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5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Nepal

Kathmandu, Nov 28 (PTI) A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale shook Nepal in the early hours today.

According to the National Centre for Seismology, a unit of Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake occurred at 5:05 AM at a depth of 10 km.


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Taliban leaders may have moved to Afghanistan from Pakistan

Kabul, Nov 26 (AP) After operating out of Pakistan for more than a decade, the leaders of Afghanistan’s Taliban movement may have moved back to their homeland to try to build on this year’s gains in the war and to establish a permanent presence.

If confirmed, the move…

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Fidel Castro - from guerrilla revolutionary to thorn in US paw

Havana, Nov 26 (AFP) Guerrilla revolutionary and communist idol, Fidel Castro was a holdout against history who turned tiny Cuba into a thorn in the paw of the mighty capitalist United States.

The former Cuban president, who died aged 90, said he would never retire from politics.

But emergency intestinal…

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