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Why India views Mauritius as a strategic outpost in the Indian Ocean

“Much of the momentum underlining India’s outreach to its neighbourhood has been driven by China’s growing involvement in the region”

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Peace will elude South Asia without a just solution to the Kashmir dispute

India needs to reverse its repeal of Kashmir’s special status and create conditions for a result-oriented dialogue with Pakistan and the legitimate representatives of the Kashmiri people.

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India police 'warn' Kashmir traders against annexation anniversary strike

Kashmir businesses say they were warned of consequences by Indian police if they held shutdown to protest New Delhi's annexation of India-administered Kashmir two years ago on August 5

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Melissa Saint-Amand Joins ‘Long Slow Exhale’; ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Adds Alfie Fuller

Melissa Saint-Amand Joins ‘Long Slow Exhale’; ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Adds Alfie Fuller

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Anger mounts in India over alleged gang rape and murder of Dalit girl

The girl belonged to one of Hinduism’s most oppressed castes and was found dead near a Delhi crematorium on Sunday night.

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As Covid-19 Recedes in India, Bars Are Full and Masks Are Optional

A little over two months after a devastating coronavirus wave swept through the country, many have returned to crowded public spaces and abandoned pandemic safety measures.

8/3/2021 5:00:00 PM

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Why the first-ever 'gang war killing' shook India-administered Kashmir

A young bodybuilder with a massive following on Instagram was assassinated from a close range, prompting different fears and theories in the troubled region.

8/3/2021 1:30:00 PM

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Israeli cargo ship possibly attacked en route to UAE: officials

An Israeli cargo ship was attacked with an unknown weapon in the Indian Ocean on its way to the United Arab Emirates, according to Israeli officials and media reports.

Last I checked, Israel is a fraud. Killing, bombing & evicting innocent people from their ancestral lands. I am not surprised.
Who is the guy that decided not to have satellite surveillance in the middleeast? Ron Raytheon? Lenny Lockheed?

7/3/2021 9:40:00 PM

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New ransomware attack targets key IT vendor

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7/3/2021 2:44:00 AM

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He was famous for being 'the pregnant man.' Here's where Thomas Beatie is now

It's been 13 years since Thomas Beatie sat down for his first TV interview and told Oprah — and the world — how he could possibly be pregnant, as a man.|

7/2/2021 8:28:00 PM

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Hi There, Angelina Jolie and The Weeknd Were Spotted at Dinner Together

*immediately ships*

7/2/2021 8:15:00 PM

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The 21 Actual Best Self-Care Gifts

The 21 Actual Best Self-Care Gifts

7/2/2021 5:59:00 PM

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2 pilots alive after plane crashes few miles off coast of Hawaii

7/2/2021 5:19:00 PM

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Three Middle East countries led the world on vaccines early. Then they went in different directions

Three Middle East countries led the world on vaccines early. Then they went in different directions

7/2/2021 10:12:00 AM

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Scientists discover population of incredibly rare whales with the help of nuclear bomb detectors

Scientists discover population of incredibly rare whales with the help of nuclear bomb detectors

6/10/2021 6:51:00 AM

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The Queen receives incredibly poignant gift to mark Prince Philip's 100th birthday

The Queen receives incredibly poignant gift to mark Prince Philip's 100th birthday

6/10/2021 1:10:00 AM

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Scientists explain potential reason behind unusual whale deaths

Scientists explain potential reason behind unusual whale deaths

6/9/2021 10:47:00 PM

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When, Where And How You Can See Unique ‘Solar Horns’ On Thursday As North America Gets Its Weirdest Sunrise For 63 Years

Are you ready for a rare “horned” crescent sunrise eclipse?

6/9/2021 4:30:00 PM

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All of Supergoop's Sunscreens Are On Sale Right Now

Today is the last day of the sale, so run — don't walk!

6/8/2021 8:18:00 PM

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When, Where And How You Can See Unique ‘Solar Horns’ On Thursday As North America Gets Its Weirdest Sunrise For 63 Years

Are you ready for a rare “horned” crescent sunrise eclipse?

6/8/2021 3:46:00 PM

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Obama slams right-wing media venues for 'stoking fear and resentment' among white people

Obama slams right-wing media venues for 'stoking fear and resentment' among white people

6/8/2021 6:55:00 AM

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Floods and mudslides kill 4, another 7 missing in Sri Lanka

Flash floods and mudslides in Sri Lanka triggered by heavy rains have killed at least four people and left seven missing, while more than 5,000 are displaced.

6/5/2021 1:31:00 PM

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Environmentalists sue Sri Lanka after sinkage of ship loaded with acid

Environmentalists sue Sri Lanka after sinkage of ship loaded with acid

6/4/2021 5:54:00 PM

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Experts sent to Sri Lanka to help contain oil leak from sinking ship

Sri Lanka braces for massive ecological disaster as a cargo ship filled with chemicals sinks off the coast of capital Colombo

6/4/2021 11:33:00 AM

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Sri Lanka disaster could be devastating for endangered turtles, migratory whales

Sri Lanka disaster could be devastating for endangered turtles, migratory whales

6/4/2021 4:42:00 AM

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Sri Lanka braces for environmental disaster as ship sinks

Authorities in Sri Lanka are trying to head off a potential environmental disaster as a fire-damaged container ship that had been carrying chemicals was sinking off of the country’s main port.

6/3/2021 4:01:00 PM

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Photo: Cargo ship sinking near Sri Lanka, oil spill possible

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6/3/2021 3:18:00 PM

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Fears of eco disaster grow as chemical-laden cargo ship sinks off Sri Lanka

The Singapore-flagged X-Press Pearl has already covered the country's coastline in tons of plastic pellets and threatens to spill oil into its rich fishing waters.

6/3/2021 2:13:00 PM

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Cyclone hits eastern India, over a million seek shelter

Heavy rains and howling winds lash eastern India forcing more than 1.2 million people to seek shelter

5/26/2021 9:15:00 AM

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Lucire: Cruising Zanzibar

The tiny island of Zanzibar, locally known as Unguja, sits 15 miles off the coast of Tanzania, near Dar-Es-Salaam. A semi-autonomous region, it’s renowned for pristine beaches and rich history. Douglas Cruickshank offers this insider’s profile.

5/22/2021 12:45:00 PM

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'Four-legged fossil fish' predating dinosaurs found alive in Indian Ocean

This prehistoric fish survived 420 million years in deep waters. Can it continue to exist with fishermen hunting its habitat?

5/17/2021 6:30:00 PM

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How Chinese nationalists use ‘anti-China’ jabs to silence feminists

“For them, feminism becomes a crime,” said Lü Pin, a prominent feminist whose Weibo account was among those shut down.

5/12/2021 5:14:00 PM

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Tesla’s April Sales From China Were Mostly Exports

Tesla's sales figures raise questions about the strength of demand for its electric vehicles in China after a run of adverse publicity

5/12/2021 4:45:00 PM

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China adds few babies, loses workers as its 1.4B people age

The number of working-age people in China fell over the past decade while the population barely grew, adding to strains in an aging society

5/11/2021 1:23:00 PM

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Debris from Chinese rocket crashes back to Earth

The 98-foot-long, 20-ton section rocket launched on April 29 carried part of the country’s new space station.

5/9/2021 5:16:00 PM

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Chinese Rocket Debris Lands In Indian Ocean

Chinese Rocket Debris Lands In Indian Ocean

5/9/2021 4:42:00 PM

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China says most rocket debris burned up during reentry

China’s space agency says a big chunk of debris from one of its rockets mostly burned up in the atmosphere before falling into the Indian Ocean. NASA Administrator Bill Nelson criticized China for not meeting 'responsible standards' for space debris.

thepn_org Responsable Columbia Reentry.
thepn_org Nelson concept of 'responsible standards'. 😂 Shut up, Bill!!!

5/9/2021 2:43:00 PM

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China administered total of 317.59 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines as of May 8

China administered total of 317.59 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines as of May 8

5/9/2021 2:05:00 PM

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Chinese Rocket Debris Hurtling Toward Earth, Point of Impact Unknown

There is a slim chance the rocket debris will hit land rather than water.

5/9/2021 9:49:00 AM

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China pushes back against critics of its policies in Xinjiang

This time, it’s personal | China

5/9/2021 7:28:00 AM

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Debris from Chinese rocket crashes back to Earth over Indian Ocean

BREAKING: Debris from Chinese rocket disintegrates over Indian Ocean

I know, I checked.
A normal and successful rocket launch, the space station was sent into space, the rocket debris into the atmosphere was burned, a small part of the parts fell into the ocean. It's funny to watch these idiots dance around on 'Out-of-control' fake news.

5/9/2021 6:51:00 AM

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U.S. wants COVID vaccine patent waiver to benefit world, not boost China biotech

U.S. wants COVID vaccine patent waiver to benefit world, not boost China biotech

5/9/2021 12:45:00 AM

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Debris from a large Chinese rocket is expected to plunge back to Earth this weekend

Debris from a large Chinese rocket is expected to plunge back to Earth this weekend

5/8/2021 9:38:00 AM

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Used Chinese rocket debris could hit Earth this weekend

A huge Chinese rocket will likely crash down this weekend — but no one knows where.

5/7/2021 11:34:00 PM

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