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Bombing at Afghan president’s campaign rally kills 24 people

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At least 24 people have been killed and at least 30 injured after a suicide bomber targeted a campaign rally for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. The attacker rammed a motorbike packed with explosives into the entrance of the venue in the city of Charakar, and officials have confirmed that Mr Ghani was unharmed. Hours after Read More

Dozens killed after explosion hits president’s re-election rally in north Afghanistan

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At least 24 people have been killed and dozens more were wounded after an IED attached to a security vehicle exploded near a campaign rally attended by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, potentially signaling an attempt on his life. The bombing occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Afghanistan’s northern city of Charikar as President Ghani began addressing Read More

Dozens killed as explosion hits near Afghanistan’s President campaign rally in country’s north

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Published time: 17 Sep, 2019 08:33 Edited time: 17 Sep, 2019 09:00 Follow RT on At least 24 people were killed and dozens more wounded after an IED attached to a security vehicle exploded near a campaign rally attended by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, potentially marking an attempt on his life. The bombing occurred on Read More

#FreeTheKnees: Women’s college in India withdraws strict dress code after student protest

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A women’s college in India has reportedly dropped its new dress code following a student protest. The short-lived rule was said to have been put in place in order to ensure “better marriage proposals” for the school’s pupils. Dozens of students at St. Francis College for Women in Hyderabad held signs and chanted slogans denouncing Read More

Attacks on Saudi oil risk lowering Aramco IPO valuation

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By Shaji Mathew, Filipe Pacheco and Sarah Algethami on 9/15/2019 DUBAI (Bloomberg) – As bankers discussed Saudi Aramco’s initial public offering at the Ritz Carlton hotel in Dubai last week, a drone attack was being planned to hit the heart of its operations over the weekend. It caused Saudi Arabia to halve its oil output Read More

Apple’s app store eyed in U.S. Congress antitrust probe

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(Reuters) – The U.S. House Judiciary Committee on Friday requested information from Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook as part of an investigation of competition in digital markets. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Apple is seen at a store in Zurich, Switzerland January 3, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann The lawmakers in a letter sought information related Read More

Impeccable timing: Twitter purges dozens of Cuban reporters just before president’s energy speech

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Dozens of Cuban journalists with millions of followers combined were on the receiving end of a blanket Twitter ban, without explanation, just moments before the Cuban president delivered a much-awaited address on fuel shortages. The purge, which began on Wednesday evening and continued into Thursday afternoon, targeted scores of Cuban accounts, focusing primarily on reporters Read More

Two killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain

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Rescue workers stand next to an overturned car where an elderly couple died after heavy floods in Albacete, Spain, September 12, 2019 in this still image taken from a video obtained by Reuters. Atlas/Reuters TV via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. SPAIN OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL Read More

Trump EPA repeals Obama-era water protections to boost industry

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Thursday announced repeal of an Obama-era regulation that had expanded pollution protections for waterways such as wetlands and shallow streams, but that farmers, miners and manufacturers decried as overreach. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign is seen on the podium at EPA headquarters in Washington, Read More