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Cruz, Kasich team up against Trump

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 11:06

Washington, April 25 (IANS) Republican candidates Ted Cruz and John Kasich announced an agreement to coordinate their efforts to prevent party front-runner Donald Trump from winning the presidential nomination.

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Trump, Clinton set to win Pennsylvania primaries: Poll

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 09:56

Washington, April 25 (IANS) Republican and Democratic party front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are poised for victory with double-digit leads over their primary rivals in the upcoming Pennsylvania state primaries, polls showed.

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Sartaj Aziz to brief National Assembly on 'Indian spy'

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 07:44

Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) Pakistan Natio­nal Assembly's Standing Co­­m­­­mittee on Foreign Affairs will be briefed on Monday on "activities of India's intelligence agency in Pakistan", a media report said.

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Senior journalist held for graft in Nepal

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 16:28

Kathmandu, April 22 (IANS) Nepal's anti-graft body on Friday arrested publisher, editor and journalist Kanak Mani Dixit from his Lalitpur-based residence.

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Nine Guantanamo detainees transferred to Saudi Arabia

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 14:32

Washington, April 17 (IANS) At least nine Guantanamo Bay detainees have been transferred to Saudi Arabia, cutting the number of inmates of the notorious US detention facility in Cuba to 80, the Pentagon has said.

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Sanders supporters shower Clinton motorcade with $1 bills

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:22

Washington, April 17 (IANS) Supporters of Democrat presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders "made it rain" on Hillary Clinton's motorcade as it passed en route to a high-dollar fundraiser at actor George Clooney's Los Angeles home, throwing $1 bills into the air.

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Japan quake toll rises to 41

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:16

Tokyo, April 17 (IANS) The death toll in a strong earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter Scale that struck the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan has risen to 41.

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Ted Cruz sweeps Wyoming Republican Convention

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 13:10

Washington, April 17 (IANS) US presidential hopeful and Texas Senator Ted Cruz won all the 14 Republican National Convention delegates up for grabs in the Wyoming state.

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Brazil opposition accuses Rousseff of buying votes

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 12:42

Brasilia, April 17 (IANS) Five opposition parties have accused Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff of vote-buying ahead of Sunday's impeachment ballot in the lower house of Congress.

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Three injured in Germany Sikh temple explosion

Sun, 04/17/2016 - 10:38

Berlin, April 17 (IANS) At least three people were injured in an explosion at a Sikh temple (Gurudwara) in Germany's western city of Essen, police said.

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