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‘Indeed an Iranian act’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday accused Iran of a recent attack on an Israeli-owned ship, noting his country was regularly “striking” its arch-foe in comments that followed an overnight raid on Syria.

Prince Harry feared ‘history repeating itself’

Britain’s Prince Harry, who has blamed press intrusion for contributing to his mother Princess Diana’s death in 1997, has told US chat show host Oprah Winfrey he was worried about history repeating itself.

Rahul Gandhi takes up ‘push-up’ challenge in Tamil Nadu

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, in Tamil Nadu ahead of the state elections, is trying to connect with locals with his fierce poll speeches, one-on-one interactions and also an apparent demonstration of his physical strength.

Cuba approves animal rights law after activists’ campaign

Cuba approves animal rights law after activists’ campaign

Cuba has adopted long-called for animal rights regulations, a groundbreaking victory for activists in the communist nation.

‘Fired’ UN envoy vows to fight back

Myanmar’s United Nations envoy in New York vowed to fight on Saturday after the junta fired him for urging countries to use “any means necessary” to reverse a Feb. 1 coup that ousted the nation’s elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi.

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