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Thousands evacuated in Japan due to torrential rains

Tokyo, Aug 6 :  Thousands of people were evacuated from Japan’s Yamagata prefecture on Monday following torrential rains.
The rains have caused landslides and flooding, with some homes being inundated, reports Xinhua news agency.
The evacuation orders came amid fears the main Mogami River in Yamagata may breach its banks…

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Chicago shootings: 44 people shot, 5 killed

Chicago [U.S.A.], Aug 6 : As many as 44 people were shot in 14 hours in Chicago shootings on Sunday out of which five were killed, according to police records.
“The city of Chicago experienced a violent night. Some of these instances were targeted and were related to gang…

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Maduro says he escaped 'assassination' attempt claimed by rebel group

Caracas, Aug 5 (AFP) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said today he escaped an “assassination” attempt using an explosive-laden drone, after a live broadcast showed him looking confused when a bang went off during a Caracas military parade and dozens of soldiers scuttling for safety.

His government said seven soldiers…

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Love, respect for Indian culture visible in Uzbekistan: Swaraj

Tashkent  Aug 5 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Sunday said that love and respect for Indian culture is visible everywhere in Uzbekistan.

Interacting with Uzbek Indologists, Hindi teachers and alumni of ICCR (Indian Council for Cultural Relations) and ITEC (Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation Programme), Swaraj said…

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Motive behind 2017's mass shooting at LA still not found

Nevada [USA], Aug 04 : A criminal investigative report states that authorities have still not uncovered the motive behind last year’s mass shooting incident at a Route 91 Harvest music festival, where 58 people were killed.
Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo told CNN on Friday that the investigation’s objective…

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