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Double Kabul suicide bombing kills 25, including journalists

Kabul, Apr 30 : A coordinated double suicide bombing hit central Kabul on Monday morning, killing 25 people, including an AFP photographer and a cameraman for a local TV station, the Afghan police said. At least 45 people were wounded in the twin attacks, according to Kabul police spokesman, Hashmat Stanekzai, who also added that four policemen were among those ...

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UK interior minister quits over growing immigration scandal  

Rudd, who faced mounting pressure Sunday, April 29, 2018 to resign, says she will make a statement to the House of Commons Monday over the immigration scandal. London, Apr 30 : Britain’s interior minister resigned Sunday amid a scandal over authorities’ mistreatment of long-term U.K. residents wrongly caught up in a government drive to reduce illegal immigration. Prime Minister Theresa ...

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Israeli says 3 Palestinian infiltrators from Gaza killed

Jerusalem, Apr 30 : Israeli troops fatally shot two Palestinians who infiltrated the country from Gaza and attacked soldiers with explosives Sunday night, and in a separate incident killed another Palestinian who tried to breach the border, the military said. Another Palestinian was detained in the latter incident, and two more were caught trying to cross the border in a ...

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Brandon Lewis spoke to Amber Rudd about ‘ambition’ for more removals

Amber Rudd’s ex-deputy says he often spoke to the home secretary about work being done to increase migrant removals but not “detailed numbers or targets”. Brandon Lewis said she had not been aware of local, internal targets or the national ones revealed in a leaked memo on Friday. Labour accused him of “hiding behind semantics” in an effort to save ...

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Cheating at UK’s top universities soars by 30%

Institutions including Oxford and Cambridge under scrutiny as number of academic misconduct cases surges The number of students caught cheating at the UK’s top universities has shot up by a third in three years, with experts warning that institutions are ignoring the problem. Figures compiled by the Guardian from freedom of information requests to Russell Group universities – a group ...

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President of Sylhet Chamber Khandokar Shipar Ahmed is coming to London for brief visit

President of Sylhet Chamber of Commerce and Industry and prominent businessman Khandakar Shipar Ahmed is coming to London for a brief visit on Wednesday 2nd of May.  During his visit, he will meet representatives from different business and community organisation.  He will also attend a press conference on February 4th of May at Feast restaurant at Whitechapel in East London. Prominent Businessman ...

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Saudi Arabia launches multi-billion dollar entertainment resort

Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attended the ground-breaking ceremony on Saturday of a vast entertainment resort that is at the heart of an ambitious strategy to open the economy and ease social restrictions. Qiddiya, about an hour’s drive from Riyadh, is being built on a 334 sq km (8,400-acre) site, making it 2-1/2 times the size ...

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Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone searching international location for wedding

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are expected to get married by the end of this year.   A Mumbai Mirror report states that the couple is planning an international destination wedding. The report also suggests that they have hired a wedding planner, who is scouting an international location for the wedding. No location has been zeroed in yet.  It states ...

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Former ‘Glee’ star Lea Michele is engaged

 Actress and singer Lea Michele has announced her engagement to boyfriend Zandy Reich with a social media photo of a diamond ring on her finger and the word “Yes.”   A representative of the former star of “Glee” said Saturday that Reich, president of clothing company AYR, proposed with a 4-carat elongated radian cut ring that he personally helped design. ...

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Global icon Priyanka Chopra tops India’s Score Trends Chart

India’s very own Priyanka Chopra has been a trailblazer in every sense of the word – From capturing hearts in America to being a global philanthropic icon, the superstar made inroads into Hollywood, while continuing to remain one of the most loved names on home turf. It’s no wonder then that Priyanka Chopra emerged on the numero uno spot on ...

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