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God is Stupid, Says Philippines President

June 27 The President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has angered the Catholics in Philippines by calling god Stupid during his televised speech. He also slammed the story of Adam and eve’s fall from grace and the logic behind the biblical concept of ‘original sin.’ Duterte also criticised the pope and ...

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Taliban Kill 30 Afghan Soldiers In First Major Attack Since Ceasefire

June 22 The Taliban Gunmen killed 30 Afghan soldiers and captured a military base in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, in their first major attack since a ceasefire for Eid. The 3-day Taliban ceasefire ended on Sunday. Reports from Afghanistan said that the Taliban attacked two security posts ...

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Long Reads: The New Age Militancy

June 21 Khalid Abbas, Senior Software Engineer based in Bangalore is worried about the success of the e-business he is about to launch, due to the frequent internet bans. Unofficial data reveals that in the past three months internet has been blocked more than two dozen times in various parts ...

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Pakistan has More Nuclear Warheads than India

June 20 Pakistan continues to be ahead of India when it comes to possessing nuclear warheads, as per a report by a leading Swedish think-tank, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI). Pakistan is believed to have 140-150 nuclear warheads this year, 10 more than last year. In contrast, India has ...

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UN Concerned About Kashmir, Wants Civilian Killings to be Investigated

April 03 The recent killings of civilians in Kashmir “needs to be investigated,” Stephane Dijarric, the spokesperson for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Monday as protests swept the state. “Civilians have to be protected wherever they are, whether it is in Gaza, whether it is in Jammu and Kashmir, whether it ...

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