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Former Pakistani 🇵🇰 PM Nawaz Sharif starts rally 💪🏻

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif 🇵🇰 has started a rally 💪🏻 from the capital Islamabad to Lahore, in a defiant show of political strength 💪🏻 after the Supreme Court ⚖ disqualified 👎🏻 him from holding public office for omissions in a parliamentary wealth 💰 declaration.

"[I was disqualified because] my son 👦🏻 has a company that I …

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Four Palestinians 🇵🇸 wounded 😫 in Israel 🇮🇱 air attacks ✈️ on Gaza

At least four Palestinians 🇵🇸 have been wounded 😫, one of them seriously, after Israel 🇮🇱 carried out air attacks ✈️ on Hamas locations in Gaza.

The Israeli 🇮🇱 military said it carried out the air attacks ✈️ in response to a rocket 🚀 fired towards Israel.🇮🇱

The emergency director at the al-Shifa hospital 🏥 in Gaza, Ayman …

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Iran 🇮🇷 arrests six for Zumba dancing 💃🏻

Iranian 🇮🇷 officials have arrested 6️⃣ people accused of teaching Zumba 💃🏻 dancing and trying to "change lifestyles", media reports say.😱

"The members of a network 👨‍👩‍👧‍👧 teaching and filming Western dances 💃🏻 have been identified and arrested," Hamid Damghani, a commander of Iran's 🇮🇷 Islamic Revolutionary Guard 👮🏽 Corps, was quoted saying. "They were arrested …

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Lawmakers ⚖ slam Trump's 👨🏼 'fire and fury' toward North Korea 🇰🇵

President 🇺🇸 Donald Trump 👨🏼 faced criticism from lawmakers ⚖ in both parties on Tuesday after warning ⚠️ that North Korea 🇰🇵 would "face fire and fury 🔥 like the world 🌍 has never seen" if Pyongyang keeps threatening ⚠️ the United States🇺🇸 .

Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain said he took exception to Trump's 👨🏼 comments, warning ⚠️ that …

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Nagasaki mayor: Threat 😱 of nuclear attack 💣 growing ‼️

The fear of another nuclear bomb 💣 attack is growing 📈 on the 72nd anniversary of the US 🇺🇸 atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, 🇯🇵 the city's mayor said, apparently referring to the North Korean 🇰🇵 nuclear threat in the region.

Speaking at a ceremony 💐 marking the nuclear tragedy of the World War II ⚔ on …

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Nepal criminalises 🚫 isolation of menstruating women👩🏻

Nepal's parliament has criminalised 🚫 an ancient Hindu practice called chhaupadi that banishes 🚶🏻 women from the home 🏠 during menstruation and after childbirth 👶🏻.

"A woman 👩🏻 during her menstruation or post-natal state should not be kept 🚫 in chhaupadi or treated with any kind of similar discrimination 😡 or untouchable and inhuman behaviour," reads the …

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Thousands die due to Yemen airport closure: NRC

At least 10,000 people have died in Yemen as a result of the Saudi-led coalition's restriction on airspace and the closure of Sanaa airport a year ago, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) said citing Sanaa's Ministry of Health.

The rights group joined 14 other aid organisations that called on warring …

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Stripping Palestinians of residency may be 'war crime'

Israel is pushing Jerusalem's Palestinian residents to leave their homes through a policy of systematic transfer that violates international law, Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said.

"Israel claims to treat Jerusalem as a unified city, but the reality is effectively one set of rules for Jews and another for Palestinians …

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UN: Venezuela uses 'excessive force to crush dissent'

The United Nations has criticised Venezuela's "widespread and systematic use of excessive force and arbitrary detentions" against protesters, amid worsening tensions and fresh moves against the opposition.

The UN's human rights office based in Switzerland on Tuesday highlighted witness accounts of police and soldiers using "disproportionate force to instil fear …

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Tony Abbott and sister's gay marriage row goes public

Tony Abbott, former Prime Minister of Australia, Liberal MP for Warringah, tried on Wednesday to rally the vote against same-sex marriage in a forthcoming postal vote. He's pushing attempts to get a public vote on the matter instead of a parliamentary one. Critics call it a delaying tactic.

His sister …

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Former PM Nawaz Sharif starts defiant rally to hometown

Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has started a rally from the capital Islamabad to Lahore, in a defiant show of political strength after the Supreme Court disqualified him from holding public office for omissions in a parliamentary wealth declaration.

Thousands of Sharif's supporters gathered in Islamabad on Wednesday to accompany …

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Dutch knew about contaminated eggs last year, Belgium claims

Belgian Agriculture Minister Denis Ducarme said a document now showed its neighbour knew about the contaminated egg problem as far back as November 2016. The chemical in question, fipronil, can harm people's kidneys, liver and thyroid glands.

It is used to treat lice and ticks in animals, and as a …

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🇰🇪Kenya 👮Police, ✊Protesters Clash After 🗳Poll Fraud Claim

Police in Kenya have fired tear gas and shot at a group of chanting supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga after the presidential candidate claimed "massive" fraud in this week's elections.

Leonard Katana, a regional police commander, said Wednesday's shooting took place when protesters clashed with security forces in South …

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Miley Cyrus 👩🏻 Announces New Album😱

Miley Cyrus 👩🏻 has just announced 🔊 her new album Younger Now! 🎉 The 24-year-old entertainer 💃🏻 posted on her website 💻 to reveal that the album 📀 will debut on September 29.

In recent months, Miley 👩🏻 released two new songs 🎶 titled "Malibu" and "Inspired." She was also announced 🔊 as a performer 💃🏻🎤 at the 2017 MTV …

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Ryan Reynolds 😎 shares pics 📷 of Deadpool 2 on Twitter 🐦

Ryan Reynolds 😎 has shared the first pictures 📷 of Deadpool 2, especially of Josh Brolin as time-travelling 🕒 mutant Cable‼️

The sequel to the 2016 superhero film 🎥 is currently filming in Canada 🇨🇦. Now, Reynolds has shared the first look 👆🏼 at Brolin’s character in a series of photos 📷 posted on Twitter

“We …

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