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Trump Orders ByteDance To Divest In US TikTok In 90 Days

NDTV - 21 min 19 sec ago
President Donald Trump on Friday ordered the Chinese company ByteDance to divest its interest in video-sharing app TikTok's operations in the United States within 90 days.
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"It's Good To Be Home", Says Meghan Markle As She Finds Her Voice In US

NDTV - 54 min 10 sec ago
Meghan Markle said Friday she was pleased to be back in America, where she plans to speak out against racism and campaign for positive change in her home country.
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UN Rejects Iran Arms Ebargo Extension, Crisis Looms

NDTV - 2 hours 23 min ago
The United Nations Security Council overwhelmingly rejected a US resolution to extend an Iranian arms embargo on Friday, in a move with huge repercussions for the Iran nuclear deal.
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Facebook Joins Attack On Apple Over App Store Commission

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 21:49
Facebook on Friday joined the attack on Apple's operation of its App Store after the iPhone maker refused to forgo its commission on live online events hosted on the social network that allow people...
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Protests swell in Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko blames foreigners

Zeenews World News - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 18:37
Lukashenko, whose claimed landslide re-election victory last Sunday has been branded a fraud by protesters, has failed to quell days of street demonstrations against him despite security forces tough response against demonstrators.
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FBI to join Beirut blast probe, Lebanon must end 'empty promises': US envoy

Zeenews World News - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 18:29
On a tour of a demolished Beirut neighbourhood, U.S. Undersecretary for Political Affairs David Hale said Lebanon needed "economic and fiscal reforms, an end to dysfunctional governance and to empty promises".
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Donald Trump Fans False "Birther" Theory About Kamala Harris

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 17:31
US President Donald Trump has stoked false claims that Democratic vice-presidential contender Kamala Harris is ineligible to hold that office because her parents were foreign born.
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Donald Trump To Visit Ill Brother In New York: White House

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 15:40
US President Donald Trump will visit his younger brother Robert, who is ill in hospital in New York, on Friday, the White House said.
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Letting Iran Arms Embargo Expire Is "Nuts", Says Mike Pompeo

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 15:25
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday urged an extension to a UN arms embargo on Iran, saying it would be "nuts" to let it expire.
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Assange Will Never Have Fair Trial Chance In UK, US: Ex-Ecuadorian Consul

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:25
Former Ecuadorian Consul in London Fidel Narvaez told Sputnik ahead of Friday's administrative hearing in Wikileaks founder Julian Assange's extradition case that the whistleblower will never get a...
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Beirut blast: India sends 58 mt humanitarian aid to Lebanon

Zeenews World News - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:01
In a special Indian Air Force's C17 aircraft India sent the emergency humanitarian aid, including crucial medical and food supplies.
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"Little Brown Girl": Australian Biden-Harris Cartoon Sparks Row

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 10:22
A cartoon in Australia's biggest national newspaper drew condemnation on Friday as being racist for portraying U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden describing his new running mate, Kamala...
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China's air pollution level falls by 10.8% amid coronavirus slowdown

Zeenews World News - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 09:50
China saw average concentrations of lung-damaging airborne particles known as PM2.5 fall by 10.8% from January to July as industry slowed because of the coronavirus, data showed on Friday, though levels were still well above WHO recommendations.
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Heavy rains trigger landslide in Nepal; 5 dead, 38 missing

Zeenews World News - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 09:41
At least five people have died and 38 went missing after torrential rain caused a landslide in Sindhupalchok district of Nepal on Friday early morning.
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New Zealand Extends Auckland Lockdown As "New" Virus Cases Emerge

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:30
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern extended a lockdown in New Zealand's largest city Friday, giving health authorities more time to trace and contain a strain of coronavirus previously unseen in the...
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India, Australia Friendship Founded On "Bharosa", "Samman": PM Morrison

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:24
Describing India as a "longstanding friend" of Australia, Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Friday sent a special message of trust, respect and friendship to Indians across the world ahead of the...
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US Will "Collapse" If Biden Is Elected President, Says Trump

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 08:02
President Donald Trump has said that the US would collapse and become the world's laughing stock if the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee Joe Biden wins the November 3 presidential elections.
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Scientists Say They've Decoded The Likely Order Of COVID-19 Symptoms

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 07:21
Scientists have found the likely order in which COVID-19 symptoms first appear, an advance that may help clinicians rule out other diseases, and help patients seek care promptly or decide sooner to...
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Irish Women Saved Clinging To Lobster Pot After 15 Hours At Sea

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 06:42
Two cousins who were blown out to sea paddle boarding off Ireland's west coast were found clinging to a buoy on a lobster pot after a 15-hour ordeal, media reports said.
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2 Chinese Patients Testing Positive Months After Recovery Raises Worry

NDTV - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 05:06
Two patients in China that recovered from Covid-19 months ago tested positive for the coronavirus again, raising concern of the virus's ability to linger and reappear in people who it previously...
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