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Kuwait-bound ship intercepted near Dwarka, probe on

The ship and its vessel were intercepted by the Coast Guard on Saturday morning, around 9.30 am, near Okha Marine Coast Guard police station off Mul Dwarka coast. Though a joint investigation by several Indian agencies has not found any suspicious objects on a Kuwait-bound Indonesian ship and a towing vessel that were intercepted off […]

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Ex-Minnesota policeman faces prison for fatal shooting of Australian woman

In April, Mohamed Noor, 33, was convicted of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter for killing 40-year-old Justine Ruszczyk Damond outside her home near Minneapolis. A former Minneapolis police officer faces the possibility of stiff prison time when he is sentenced on Friday for the fatal shooting of an Australian woman nearly two years ago after […]

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Hopes in Europe dim for a ‘Balkan spring’

From Bosnia to Serbia, and even in Albania, citizens have taken to the streets by the hundreds of thousands for months in an epidemic of discontent. (Written by Marc Santora) Several dozen protesters had gathered on the promenade of the coastal town of Tivat, wedged between Montenegro’s rugged mountains and a sparkling Adriatic Sea. Behind […]