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Murder probe opens after US police officer dies in Capitol mob attack – world news

A US Capitol Police officer died in the attack on the building by President Donald Trump’s supporters, taking the toll up to five as local police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released photos of men and women involved in the riot, seeking public’s help to identify and prosecute them. The Capitol building area was fenced off on Thursday ...

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Why a heavily depleted Indian pace attack can still make it count – cricket

“I know he has line and lengths to do that, but obviously, back-to-back overs in a Test match? I am not a hundred percent sure.” Not exactly a ringing endorsement from his IPL captain, but Thangarasu Natarajan wouldn’t expect Australia opener David Warner to boost his credentials at a time when a series is on the line. Warner’s statement takes ...

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Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on Pakistan’s Shi’ite minority that killed 11 – world news

Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on Sunday that killed 11 miners from Pakistan’s minority Shi’ite Hazaras in Baluchistan province. The attack took place early on Sunday morning in the Mach area of Bolan district around 100 kms southeast of Baluchistan’s capital Quetta, killing the miners who were in a shared residential room near the coal mine where they ...

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2 suspected terrorists arrested in J-K’s Poonch, bid to attack temple foiled – india news

Security forces on Sunday said that they have busted a terror module in Mendhar area in Poonch district following the arrest of two suspected terrorists of the J&K Ghaznavi Force from Balakote. The security forces also claimed to have foiled a sinister plot of Pakistan-backed terrorists to attack a temple in Ari area of Mendhar with grenades. Senior Superintendent of ...

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3 UN peacekeepers killed, 2 injured in attack in Central African Republic – world news

Unidentified gunmen attacked United Nations peacekeepers in the Central African Republic on Thursday, killing 3 officials and injuring two, UN Secretary spokesperson Stephane Dujarric, said in a statement. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the attack by unidentified armed combatants on Central African national defence and security forces, and the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic ...

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‘Only farmers of Bengal deprived of central benefits’: PM Modi’s sharp attack on Mamata Banerjee – india news

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched a sharp attack on Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal and said the state was deprived of the benefits of the Centre’s schemes because its leaders were busy in furthering their own political ideology in name of farmers’ protest. “Today, more than Rs18,000 crores have been directly deposited in the accounts ...

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In Nepal, an attack on democracy – analysis

When Nepal’s Prime Minister (PM) KP Oli dissolved Parliament and announced elections on December 20, he clearly overstepped his executive authority. Nepal’s entire political class, barring Oli, and Nepali civil society, including constitutional experts, overwhelmingly believe that the move was unconstitutional and illegitimate. Oli’s decision needs to be seen in a larger global context of democratically-elected leaders undermining democracy. Democracies ...

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Joe Biden calls cyber attack grave risk to national security – world news

The recent cyber security breach against the US companies constitutes a grave risk to the national security, President-elect Joe Biden has said, alleging that the Trump administration failed to prevent it. Recently, the US officials said that multiple federal agencies were targeted in a sophisticated, months-long cyber security attack. The massive breach, which is termed as one of the biggest ...

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India will come out firing, their batsmen will attack me once again: Australia spinner Nathan Lyon – cricket

No Virat Kohli for the rest of the series, possibly no Mohammed Shami as well due to a fracture on his right wrist and then the humiliation of recording their lowest ever Test total a few days ago – India are battered and bruised going into the second Test against Australia in Melbourne with many expecting a one-sided contest in ...

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India vs Australia: The case for a twin-spin attack this Boxing Day – cricket

“Shane Warne used to always look at a seaming wicket and say, ‘If it seams, it is sure to spin’. That was always Warney’s approach to pace-friendly pitches.” These were pace great Glenn McGrath’s words, spoken from India’s broadcast studio during the Adelaide Test, on long-time team-mate and the greatest leg-spinner the world has seen. There is a reason why ...

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