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Suspected bomb blast hits eastern Ukraine university

The University of Commerce in the eastern Ukrainian region of Donetsk has been hit by a suspected bomb explosion. The self-declared Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR)’s head of emergency services, Aleksey Kostrubitsky, said the explosion appeared to have been caused by a bomb, RT reported on Thursday. “Preliminarily, judging from the ...

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US Senate reaches deal on Russia sanctions

The US Senate has reached an agreement to resolve a technical issue stalling a new package of sanctions against Russia, although the measure’s fate in the House of Representatives remained uncertain, according to lawmakers from the two chambers of Congress. The sanctions bill passed the Senate by a nearly unanimous ...

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Man attempts car ramming near Paris mosque

A man has unsuccessfully attempted to plough his car into a crowd in front of a mosque in a Paris suburb. The would-be attacker was arrested by the police after the failed attempt in the Paris suburb of Creteil on Thursday. He stopped short of reaching his target because of ...

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Former NAB chairman appears before Panama JIT

ISLAMABAD – Former Chairman of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lieutenant General retd Syed Mohammad Amjad has appeared before Joint Investigation Team (JIT) that was formed to probe much-hyped Panama Leaks case. JIT headed by Federal Investigation Agency’s Additional Director General (immigration) Wajid Zia has commenced the hearing during which ex-NAB ...

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Petroleum prices expected to fall from July 1

ISLAMABAD  – Petroleum prices are expected to fall in the opening days of July as Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has sent a summary to the Ministry of Finance on Thursday. The people will happily welcome the latest development next month. OGRA sent a summary of revised prices for ...

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Tennis: Djokovic in Eastbourne semis as Kerber, Halep crash

EASTBOURNE  – Novak Djokovic handled a spirited challenge from Donald Young for a 6-2, 7-6 (11/9) win on Thursday to move into the semi-finals of the pre-Wimbledon event at Eastbourne. In the women s draw, top seed Angelique Kerber crashed out in the quarter-finals but with Simona Halep, the second seed, ...

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How studio giants dropped rivalry for ‘Spiderman’ reboot

LOS ANGELES  – “Spider-Man: Homecoming” sees one of the most successful superheroes in movie history return to his comic book roots — but the film’s release is a landmark Hollywood event for a different reason. The $175 million blockbuster brings together two corporate leviathans, Disney-owned Marvel and Sony, in a ...

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Most Americans disapprove of Trump’s job performance: Poll

The majority of Americans continue to disapprove of US President Donald Trump’s job performance, according to several new surveys. A NPR/PBS/Marist poll released on Wednesday found 38 percent of registered voters approve of the president’s job performance, while 53 percent disapprove In an Economist/YouGov survey  released on the same day, 42 percent of ...

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