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Climate protesters try to ‘occupy’ London city airport

London police dragged away several chanting and singing climate protesters on Thursday who tried to “occupy” an international airport serving the British capital’s global financial hub. Uniformed officers were seen dragging several Extinction Rebellion group demonstrators from outside London City Airport, although there was no immediate official tally of arrests. Campaigners, some of them in business suits, also staged a ...

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All involved with Abrar murder to be put on trial: Monirul

16 suspects arrested over the killing, he says Dhaka, Oct 10 : All involved directly or indirectly with the murder of Buet student Abrar Fahad will be put on trial, said Additional Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Monirul Islam on Thursday. While speaking at a press briefing in the city, he also said police will investigate the murder with ...

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Pakistan says Indian fire kills soldier in disputed Kashmir

Pakistan’s military says Indian troops have fired across the Line of Control in disputed Kashmir, killing one of its soldiers and wounding two women in a village. In Thursday’s statement, the military says Pakistani troops deployed along the heavily militarized frontier returned fire, causing casualties in the Indian-administered portion of the Himalayan region, reports AP.There is no immediate comment from ...

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Pakistan High Court rejects plea to drop terrorism charges against ex-president Musharraf

The Islamabad High Court of Pakistan on Wednesday dismissed a petition that sought deletion of terrorism charges against former president retired Gen Pervez Musharraf and transfer of the judges detention case from the Anti- Terrorism Court (ATS) to the sessions court. An IHC division bench comprising Chief Justice Athar Minallah and Justice Miangul Hassan Aurangzeb resumed the hearing of the ...

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Brexit: Boris Johnson and Leo Varadkar set for further talks

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar will meet for talks later to discuss the UK’s Brexit proposals, reports BBC. Downing Street said the meeting was to allow “detailed discussions” on the process of securing a deal, reports BBC.On Wednesday EU leaders accused the UK of putting forward untested ideas, adding that progress towards a new ...

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Rahul Gandhi appears before Surat court in defamation case

Indian Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrived in Gujarat’s Surat on Thursday to appear before a court in connection with a defamation case filed against him. The case against Gandhi, who returned from a brief foreign trip Wednesday, came up for hearing at 11 am, reports The Indian Express.The case, filed by a BJP leader, pertains to a statement made by ...

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Jatiya Party MP Saad Ershad takes oath

Newly elected Jatiya Party MP Saad Ershad, son of late JP Chairman HM Ershad, from Rangpur-3 constituency took oath on Thursday. Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the oath at 12:00 pm at her office in the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban, Parliament Secretariat sources confirmed. Jatiya Party’s (JP) Saad Ershad elected in the Rangpur 3 by-polls held on October 5.Saad Ershad ...

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For 1st time, Biden declares Trump must be impeached

Rochester, OCT 10 : Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Wednesday for the first time that President Donald Trump must be impeached for abusing the powers of his office to help his own reelection. Biden made the remarks as part of a blistering 25-minute speech in New Hampshire, departing from his usual campaign pitch and signaling that he will aggressively ...

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2 Nobel literature prizes to be awarded after 2018 scandal

Stockholm,  OCT 10 : Two Nobel Prizes in literature — one for 2019 and one for last year — will be announced Thursday after the 2018 literature award was postponed following sex abuse allegations that had rocked the Swedish Academy. The chemistry prize went Wednesday to three scientists for their work leading to the development of lithium-ion batteries. That was ...

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From depression to anxiety: Celebs who have opened up about their battle with mental health

Several celebrities have opened up about their battles with mental health issue in the recent past. They have bravely accepted living with issues ranging from anxiety to depression. This year, on World Mental Health Day on October 10, here’s a look at celebrities who found the courage to fight mental health disorders and subsequently inspired others too, reports The Indian ...

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