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Volleyballer Tetyukhin named Russia's flag bearer in Rio

Volleyballer Tetyukhin named Russia's flag bearer in Rio

The International Gymnastics Federation said earlier this week that it had established a "pool of eligible Russian athletes" and was awaiting approval from the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. "It is now time to put all doubts aside: the Russian team is going to the Olympics".



Second Normandy church attacker "was known to police"

One of the two young men who killed an 85-year-old Catholic priest in a town in Normandy on Tuesday had been detained for almost 10 months after twice trying to travel to Syria, but he was released in March over the objection of prosecutors, according to French officials.



China Asks US to Support Resumption of Talks With Philippines

Naval War College. Commenting on the meeting between Wang and Kerry, the Philippines Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay said that Manila is equally supportive of resumption of peace talks with China. Singh said: "India, as a state player to the UNCLOS, urges all parties to show utmost respect for the UNCLOS, which is the foundation of the global legal order of the seas and oceans".


Knife attack leaves 19 dead in Japan

Knife attack leaves 19 dead in Japan

The "Keep Out" tape by police is displayed at the Tsukui Yamayuri En, a care centre at Sagamihara city, Kanagawa prefecture on July 26, 2016. Police got called to the facility by an employee. "Now is the time to carry out a revolution and make an inevitable but tough decision for the sake of all mankind". "It appears to be the deadliest attack seen in Japan since World War II, killing more than even the sarin gas attack of 1995, which killed 12, injured 50 and temporarily impaired vision for ...


Police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest

Police seize newspapers amid Kashmir unrest

All schools, colleges and universities in the Valley continued to be shut. While landline telephone connections in three Kashmir districts of Baramulla, Bandipora and Kupwara were snapped yesterday, the inter-exchange calls for all landline connections in the Valley were snapped.


Obama on Hillary: Prepared for the demands of the Oval Office

Obama on Hillary: Prepared for the demands of the Oval Office

She is pleased at how Sanders has pushed Clinton to the left. In a video before his speech, an ominous-sounding Bryan Cranston narrated a dramatized timeline of the key moments of the president's two terms, from the economic crisis to the Affordable Care Act to the Osama Bin Laden raid to the failed attempts to usher through gun reforms in Congress.