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British Prince Harry married and American actress Meghan Markle following a ceremony at Windsor Castle.
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More than 100 people were killed when a Boeing 737 crashed soon after taking off from Havana in what appeared to be Cuba’s worst air disaster in nearly 30 years, and there were only three survivors, officials and state media said on Friday, Reuters reported.
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As many as 11 persons died and 19 others were injured when a speeding truck hit a group of Hindu pilgrims in Champawat district of Uttarkhand in India on Friday. The pilgrims were heading towards Purnagiri Temple to offer worship, according to The Times of India.
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At least 52 Palestinians have been killed and 2,400 wounded by Israeli troops on the deadliest day of violence since the 2014 Gaza war, reported BBC quoting Palestinian officials.
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US President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on 12 June, reported BBC quoting the US President.
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An alliance of opposition parties spearheaded by Mahathir Mohamad won Malaysia's general election on Thursday, official results showed, setting the veteran strongman on course for a return to the Prime Minister's Office he occupied for 22 years.
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An earthquake shook buildings in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, with tremors felt in Pakistani cities, according to Reuters.
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US President Donald Trump says he will withdraw the US from an Obama-era nuclear agreement with Iran, reported BBC
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Revolutionary opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan was elected Armenia’s prime minister on Tuesday, capping a peaceful revolution driven by weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism in the ex-Soviet republic.
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Pakistani Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal was wounded on Sunday in an apparent assassination attempt by a gunman linked to a new ultra-religious Muslim party - an incident likely to raise tensions before an election expected in late July, Reuters reported.
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Voting began on Sunday in Lebanon’s first general election for nine years, an event seen as unlikely to upset the overall balance of power but important for economic stability.
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A 16-year-old girl in India was burnt alive after her parents complained to village elders that she had been raped, BBC reported quoting police.
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