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In a few minutes, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi will address the nation live. Stay tuned with us for live coverage on Twitter. Image
Raisi: I thank God for the Arbaeen march ritual, which was a grand event.
Raisi: In my trips (to Samarkand and New York), important issues were raised. Iran's membership in SCO is a major event. Economically speaking, we are now attached to this great organization.
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Four shot, one 14 year old killed at a shootout at a football scrimmage involving three Philly high schools. The shooting, with dozens of rounds shot, was outside Roxborough High School. This is a developing story, so details are still being investigated.
Police say that students were leaving the scrimmage that involved Roxborough HS, Northeast HS & Boy's Latin when 2 shooters came up on the students who were shot & opened fire. Police are still trying to ascertain the events. They emphasize the tragedy of the killing.
Dep. Commissioner John Stanford expressing his frustration in the presser right now. He tells reporters that they don't have enough bleeps to filter what he would say to the shooters. He says parents need to tell their kids that death is final, these events are final. Chilling.
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#BREAKING Pro-Russian officials claim victory in Zaporizhzhia annexation vote Image
#BREAKING Pro-Moscow authorities claim victory in annexation vote in Ukraine's Kherson region Image
#BREAKING UN says "committed" to Ukraine's "territorial integrity" within "recognized" borders Image
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#BREAKING Nord Stream pipeline leaks due to "deliberate acts," says Danish PM Image
#BREAKING Nord Stream gas leaks to last "at least a week," Danish minister says Image
#BREAKING EU chief von der Leyen says Nord Stream leak due to 'sabotage' Image
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#BREAKING: Vijay Nair arrested by CBI for conspiring and cartelisation of liquor mafia through new policy (now rolled back) by AAP.

Old times aide of Kejriwal & ex CEO of an event mgmt co, Nair has NO background in liquor business, yet he was active in forming policy.
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The way AAP has opened all cylinder of their fake machinery engine within hours of Nair’s arrest, implied Nair “knows” a lot and Kejriwal might apprehensive what if he turns agency’s approver?

Note that young entrepreneur, Nair is first a businessman than anything else.
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As predicted to “hang on” to this name, a month back, @KapilMishra_IND also suggested that someone very close is ready to be approver.

If that is Nair, and if spill the beans, this will lead to tremendous turmoil within AAP, spl AK & MS.

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#BREAKING Russians arriving daily in Georgia have doubled since draft: minister ImageImage
#UPDATE Georgia and Kazakhstan said on Tuesday that tens of thousands of Russians had flooded into their countries from neighbouring Russia as military-aged men flee the Ukraine military call-up ▶️ ImageImage
#BREAKING Moscow says will not request extradition of Russians fleeing draft Image
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Delhi High Court holds that AAP and its leaders' allegations that Delhi LG Vinai Kunar Saxena was involved in corruption of nearly Rs 1400 crore during demonetisation is "completely unsubstantiated".
#DelhiHighCourt @LtGovDelhi @AamAadmiParty Image
In his order passed today, Justice Amit Bansal holds that there is no material to substantiate the allegation that LG Saxena paid nearly Rs 80 crore to his daughter for renovating the KVIC lounge.
@LtGovDelhi @AamAadmiParty
On the allegations of cash payments to weavers in Bihar, the court says that there is nothing in the Patna HC that personally indicts Saxena.
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#BREAKING Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline hit by two leaks in Baltic Sea: authorities Image
#BREAKING Denmark puts energy sector on alert after Nord Stream leaks: ministry Image
#UPDATE Two leaks have been identified on the Nord Stream 1 Russia-Europe gas pipeline in the Baltic Sea, hours after a similar leak was found on its twin Nord Stream 2 pipeline, Scandinavian authorities say, adding that while the pipeline is not in operation it contains gas Image
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#BREAKING Hurricane Ian strengthens to Category 3 storm: NHC
#UPDATE Hurricane Ian has strengthened into a major Category 3 storm, the US National Hurricane Center says.

"Ian becomes a major hurricane," NHC says as the storm's winds blast at 115 miles (185 kilometers) per hour. It is expected to "soon" make landfall over western Cuba A couple board up windows as they prepare for the arrival of
Hurricane Ian has strengthened into a Category 3 storm, the United States National Hurricane Center says, as Cuba and Florida -- both in the storm's likely path -- ramp up preparations to deal with high winds and potential flooding
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#BREAKING:Adding insult to injury @KCCouncil says NO Cantonese language translation for 200 plus #Chinatown-ID elders expected to attend Tuesday’s council meeting to protest Dow Constantine’s (@kcexec)HOMELESS MEGAPLEX. #CID organizer says council was given nearly 2 weeks notice.
ROUND THREE: Again, vast majority of protesters on Tuesday will be 70-80 year olds who live in #Seattle’s #Chinatown-ID. They have the most to lose. Organizers say multiple coach buses will be used to transport elders to @KCCouncil chambers for public comment. Plan👇🏽 #Seattle
FACING THIS: Since early September #Chinatown-ID has fought ferociously against Dow Constantine’s(@kcexec) HOMELESS MEGAPLEX. They’re also battling SPIN from city/county officials trying to FRAME it as #CID vs. HOMELESS when in reality they’re already shouldering most of burden.
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#SupremeCourt Constitution Bench to continue hearings on cases challenging the constitutional validity of reservations for #EWS
#SupremeCourtOfIndia #EWSReservation
Adv VK Biju: The other side says as if somebody touched 15(4),16(4)- someone took away their rights. Actually, they included. Like Venugopal said- there are compartments. SC,ST,OBC- they're all compartments.
#SupremeCourt #EWS
Biju: Balaji onwards- Ashok Thakur, Indira Sawhney- they've all said that poverty should be the basis for reservations.
#SupremeCourt #EWS
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A Constitution Bench of #SupremeCourt to hear interim application moved by the Uddhav Thackeray group to restrain the Election Commission of India from deciding the claim raised by Eknath Shinde group for recognition as the official Shiv Sena party
A 5-Judge Bench comprising Justices D.Y. Chandrachud, M.R. Shah, Krishna Murari, Hima Kohli and P.S. Narasimha to hear the matter.
Sr. Adv. Kapil Sibal for Thackeray faction indicates that if the I.A. is taken up then the main matter has to be also heard.
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Assassination of Japan's former prime minister Shinzo Abe increases scrutiny of Unification Church.

Accusations against the "Moonies" include that the sect cultivates political connections and pressures members to donate
VIDEO: Members of the public lay flowers to honour assassinated former prime minister Shinzo Abe, as thousands of Japanese and foreign dignitaries gather in Tokyo on Tuesday at a rare state funeral that has sparked controversy and protest
Thousands of Japanese have offered flowers and prayers in honour of assassinated former prime minister Shinzo Abe ahead of a controversial state funeral attended by hundreds of foreign dignitaries
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NASA will on Monday attempt a feat humanity has never before accomplished: deliberately smacking a spacecraft into an asteroid to slightly deflect its orbit, in a key test of our ability to stop cosmic objects from devastating life on Earth #DARTMission Image
#BREAKING NASA spaceship strikes asteroid in landmark test of planetary defense: livestream Image
#UPDATE NASA's DART spaceship on Monday struck the moonlet asteroid Dimorphos, in a historic test of humanity's ability to prevent a cosmic object devastating life on Earth. Image
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#BREAKING US asks UN rights council to debate China rights abuses in Xinjiang region
#UPDATE The United States on Monday called on the UN Human Rights Council to organise a debate on rights violations in China's #Xinjiang region, following a report warning of possible crimes against humanity
A damning UN report warning of possible crimes against humanity in China's Xinjiang region, and concerns over an intensifying crackdown inside Russia as its war rages in Ukraine, have led to massive pressure on the West and its allies to act.
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#BREAKING Shots fired at school in central Russia: interior ministry
#BREAKING Children among casualties in Russia school shooting, attacker killed self: governor
#BREAKING At least six dead, some 20 injured in central Russia school shooting: interior ministry
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The British pound has hit a record low against the dollar on surging fears about the UK economy after the government unveiled a huge tax-cutting budget
#UPDATE The British pound briefly hit a record low against the dollar of $1.0350 in Asian trade on Monday on surging fears about the UK economy after the government unveiled a huge tax-cutting budget
#UPDATE The government of new British PM Liz Truss on Monday came under pressure after the pound hit a record low against the dollar of $1.0350 following last week's huge tax-cutting budget, with the opposition Labour party lambasting Truss's plans ▶️
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EU faces dilemma over how to deal with Russians fleeing military mobilisation, as some countries look to block entry and others offer possible refuge
VIDEO: Bordering 'unpredictable' Russia, Latvians prepare for war.

Since Russia invaded Ukraine in February, the number of volunteers to join the national guard in Latvia has quadrupled
Russian authorities promise to fix mistakes in their troop call-up for Ukraine.

Move follows public outrage over students, older or sick people being mistakenly ordered to report for duty
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#BREAKING: Kurt Fearnley has been appointed chair of the National Disability Insurance Agency. #auspol @SBSNews
Full details of the appointments under Minister Bill Shorten below #auspol @SBSNews
Fearnley: “I think that it's important that the participants of the NDIA get to see themselves in this organization and trust with the organization itself is so it's a visceral thing. The scheme cannot be as successful without trust and that is built over a period of fine.”
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#BREAKING Five rescuers killed in Philippine typhoon: police
#UPDATE Five rescuers were killed in the Philippines after they were sent to a flooded community during a powerful typhoon, authorities said Monday, the first confirmed casualties of the strongest storm to hit the country this year
VIDEO: Residents in Bulacan province in the Philippines scramble to move their belongings and livestock to higher ground after heavy rains brought by Super Typhoon Noru submerged their properties
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#BREAKING Giorgia Meloni claims leadership of next Italy government
#BREAKING Far-right Meloni says will govern for all Italians
#UPDATE Italian far-right leader Giorgia Meloni, whose party came top in general elections, says she will seek to lead the next government and work for all Italians.

"Italians have sent a clear message in favour of a right-wing government led by Brothers of Italy," Meloni says
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#BREAKING: Despite deployment of thousands of security forces of #Iranian regime to #Tehran people including these university students have started protesting regime. Protests are reported in other cities as well tonight.
#Mahsa_Amini‌ #مهسا_امینی #حدیث_نجفی
#BREAKING: Thousands of university students are protesting #Iranian regime in Amirabad neighborhood of #Tehran tonight. Anti-regime protests are reported in other parts of #Tehran tonight.
#Mahsa_Amini #مهسا_امینی #حدیث_نجفی
#BREAKING: Video recorded minutes ago in Sattarkhan district of #Tehran shows people preotesting #Iran's Islamic Regime. They chant: "We will kill those who killed our sisters" and "Death to #Khamenei".
#Mahsa_Amini #مهسا_امینی #حدیث_نجفی #Hadis_Najafi
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#BREAKING: #Chinese media said 2,296 delegates to the 20th Party Congress have been elected under the leadership of #XiJinping

Xi is expected to receive a 5-year-term in October, paving the way for his ascendence to Paramount Leader of the Party for life.
Sorry, No #chinacoup
2) Xinhua News Agency: Election of deputies to the 20th National Congress was completed.

Each electoral unit across China held party congresses or party representative meetings respectively & elected 2,296 deputies to the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of #China
3) The National Party Congress of the Communist Party of China is held every five years.

The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China will determine the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party for the next five years.
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#BREAKING 23 dead after boat sinks in Bangladesh: police Image
#UPDATE At least 23 people were killed and several dozen more were missing on Sunday after a boat capsized in a river in Bangladesh, police said. Image
#UPDATE "We have recovered 23 bodies. Firefighters and divers are searching for more bodies," local police official Shafiqul Islam told AFP. The boat was packed with up to 50 Hindu pilgrims, police said.
Full story: Image
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