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Israel approves plan to hire 92,000 foreign workers

Seeking to address a labor shortage, Israeli officials have approved a quota of 92,000 foreign workers to fill jobs in agriculture, industry, hotels and restaurants, the Prime...

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Ship sinks in Red Sea after attack by Iranian-backed Houthi rebels

A Greek-owned ship sank in the Red Sea after being attacked by the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels on Wednesday, reported CBS News citing the UK Maritime Trade Operations.

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US: New law in Louisiana mandates displaying Ten Commandments in public school classrooms

All public schools in the southeastern US state of Louisiana are now required to display the Ten Commandments in every classroom after Republican Governor Jeff Landry signed t...

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Russian President Putin arrives in North Korea for his first visit in 24 years

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in North Korea on Wednesday morning (local time) on his first official visit to the East Asian nation in 24 years and is expected to m...

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Ex-House Speaker Pelosi, other US leaders arrive at Dalai Lama Temple to meet Tibetan spiritual leader

Former US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other members of the Congressional delegation arrived at the Dalai Lama Temple on Wednesday to meet with the Tibetan spiritual leader. 

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Israel cracks down on money laundering terrorist funds

Israel's Capital Market Authority has strengthened the management of money laundering and terrorist financing risks in financial service providers.

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Taiwan issues warning over alleged Chinese influence in political party recruitment

Taiwan has issued a warning cautioning against formation of political entities under foreign influences. The advisory follows allegations that a Chinese entity attempted to re...

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In rare show of retaliation, South Korea fires warning shots as North Korean soldiers

South Korea's military said that a group of 20 to 30 North Korean soldiers crossed the border early Tuesday morning, prompting South Korean forces to respond with warning shots.

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Pak: Father forces minor girl to marry 72-year-old in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, police save her

Police foiled an attempt to marry off a 12-year-old girl to a 72-year-old man in Charsadda town and arrested the groom, ARY News reported.

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US: Eight, including two children injured in Michigan shooting; suspect found dead

At least eight people including two children sustained bullet injuries in an attack at a recreation area in Michigan, US on Saturday (local time). The suspect behind the attac...

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Taiwan detects six Chinese military aircraft, seven naval vessels near its territory

Taiwan Ministry of National Defence said on Sunday that 6 Chinese military aircraft and seven naval vessels were tracked operating around Taiwan between 6 am (local time) on S...

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ITBP conducts search and rescue for missing American paraglider in Himachal

Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) mountaineers are currently engaged in a search and rescue operation to locate an American paraglider who has been missing for four days near ...

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G7 Summit: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi invites Pope Francis to India

In a significant development, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited Pope Francis to visit India. 

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G7 Summit: PM Modi, Italian counterpart Meloni discuss defence and security cooperation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting with his Italian counterpart Giorgia Meloni on the sidelines of the G7 Summit here on Friday night and discussed defence ...

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Putin sets terms for Ukraine 'surrender'; demands four regions, abandon bid to join NATO

Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia will only put an end to its war in Ukraine if Kyiv surrenders four regions claimed by Moscow and abandons its bid to joi...

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