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    India pulls down Imran Khan portraits

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 04:54pm on February 18, 2019

    Cricket stadiums around India have taken down portraits of Pakistan’s former captain-turned-Prime Minister Imran Khan amid protests over...

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    Khamenei says Europeans deceiving Iran over nukes

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 04:23pm on February 18, 2019

    Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday warned his country’s government not to be deceived by European signatories of the...

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    India kills two ‘masterminds’ of Kashmir bombing

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 03:47pm on February 18, 2019

    Indian security forces on Monday killed two suspected organisers of a deadly suicide bombing in the disputed region of Kashmir that has fuelled tension between...

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    Trump aide predicts ‘hundreds of miles’ of border wall by 2020

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:31pm on February 18, 2019

    A top adviser to Donald Trump said on Sunday that the president’s emergency declaration could allow ‘hundreds of miles’ of barriers to be built on...

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    Venezuela's Guaido calls for 'million volunteers' in aid standoff

    Agence France-Presse . Caracas | Updated at 10:33am on February 18, 2019

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido set a goal Sunday of enlisting a million volunteers within a week to confront a government blockade that has kept...

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    Vietnam police seize 300 kgs of meth

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi | Updated at 12:15am on February 18, 2019

    A massive haul of nearly 300 kilograms of methamphetamine pills was seized in central Vietnam on Sunday, police said, the latest major drug bust in a country where the use of synthetic narcotics is on the rise....

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    Iran summons Pakistan envoy over suicide bombing

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:11am on February 18, 2019

    Iran’s foreign ministry on Sunday summoned the Pakistani ambassador after Tehran accused Islamabad of harbouring a jihadist group behind a deadly suicide attack on security forces....

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    Japan PM nominates Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

    Reuters . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe nominated US president Donald Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize last autumn after receiving a request from the US government to do so, the Asahi newspaper reported on Sunday....

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    India detains 23 with suspected links to Kashmir attack

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    Indian forces have detained 23 men suspected of links to the Pakistan-based militant group that masterminded the bombing of an Indian security convoy that killed 44 paramilitary police, a top police official said on Sunday....

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    Karl Marx memorial vandalised in London

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on February 18, 2019

    The memorial of German philosopher Karl Marx has been vandalised in London for the second time in two weeks, the cemetery that manages the site...