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Morocco signs Global Dryland Alliance foundation treaty 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Rabat, Oct 16 (IANS/MAP) Morocco and 12 other countries have signed the foundation treaty of the Global Dryland Alliance (GDA).
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One mother's tireless pursuit of justice for Kashmir's disappeared 16.10.2017 News
India has signed but not ratified the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances
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Northeast emerging as new 'StartUp' destination: Dr Jitendra Singh 16.10.2017 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh has said that the Northeast is fast emerging as the new "StartUp" destination for youngsters from all over India.
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This army watch can survive nuclear blast 15.10.2017 BusinessLine - Portfolio
It can also withstand solar irradiation
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Iran deal: Nobel Peace Prize Winner says Trump 'Igniting New Conflict' by ripping agreement 15.10.2017 New Kerala: World News
London [UK] Oct. 15 : The 2017 Nobel Prize winner foundation, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) said by holding certification of the Iran nuclear deal United States President Donald Trump is 'igniting new conflict rather than reducing the risk of nuclear war'.
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Oil rallies nearly 2 percent on China import boost, U.S.-Iran tensions 14.10.2017 Sify Finance
By Scott DiSavino
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Trump says he has decided to decertify Iran nuclear deal 13.10.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
U.S. President Donald Trump struck a blow against the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement on Friday in defiance of other world powers, choosing not to certify that Tehran is complying with the deal."Based on the factual record I have put forward, I am announcing today that we cannot and will not make this certification," Trump said at a White House event as he unveiled a tougher strategy against Tehran.Trump's move does not pull the United States out of the agreement, formally known as the JCPOA.
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Oil rallies on China import boost, Mideast tensions 13.10.2017 Sify Finance
By Scott DiSavino
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Miffed over nuke report, Trump threatens to cancel media network licences 12.10.2017 Latest News
Trump was upset after NBC News reported that he wants a ten-fold increase in the nuclear arsenal
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Game of Drones: U.S. poised to boost unmanned aircraft exports 11.10.2017 deccanherald.com
The Trump administration is nearing completion of new 01:00"Buy American" rules to make it easier to sell U.S.-made military drones overseas and compete against fast-growing Chinese and Israeli rivals, senior U.S. officials said. While President Donald Trumps aides work on relaxing domestic regulations on drone sales to select allies, Washington will also seek to renegotiate a 1987 missile-control pact with the aim of loosening international restrictions on U.S. exports of unmanned aircraft, according to government and industry sources. At home, the U.S. administration is pressing ahead with its revamp of drone export policy under heavy pressure from American manufacturers and in defiance of human rights advocates who warn of the risk of fueling instability in hot spots including the Middle East and South Asia. The changes, part of a broader effort to overhaul U.S. arms export protocols, could be rolled out by the end of the year under a presidential policy decree, the administration officials told ...
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US flies bombers over Korea as Trump discusses options 11.10.2017 BusinessLine - World
The US military flew two strategic bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force late on Tuesday, as President Donald Trump met top defence officials to discuss how to respond to any threat fr...
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Nobel Prize went to an idea whose time has not come 11.10.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
To imagine that no one contributed to global peace to deserve the prize in 2017 is to be extremely cynical about peacemakers around the globe.
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Bandipora encounter, BJP's mega farmer session, steel firms' monopoly, happy birthday Amitabh Bachchan: DNA morning must reads 11.10.2017 DNA: Urban Tales
2 terrorists gunned down, encounter still on in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora Two terrorists were killed and three security personnel injured during an ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora on Wednesday. According to the initial reports, 2-3 terrorists were believed to be trapped in Bandipora's Hajin area. Security personnel are retaliating to the gun battle. Hajin is the same area where a BSF constable was dragged out and brutally murdered by terrorists earlier this month. dnai.in/f6De BJP to organise mega brainstorming session to discuss farmers' unrest The BJP will organise a mega brainstorming session in the Capital on October 12, to discuss the farmers' unrest in several states. The party aims at devising ways to woo the distressed section of the society, given the political compulsions of the 2019 general elections. The country has been witnessing angry farmer protests in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Punjab, and Madhya Pradesh. Farmers from Tamil Nadu recently staged a "naked" protest in ...
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Truck with used nuclear fuel falls into ditch 10.10.2017 deccanherald.com
A truck transporting nuclear fuel waste fell into a roadside ditch at Kadra Naithisavara in the taluk on Monday.

By Tuesday evening, the heavy vehicle was partially lifted out of clay into which the wheel had got stuck, with the trailer yet to be pulled out.

The mound of clay had to be dug using earthmovers to make way for other vehicles on the Karwar-Mallapura-Ilkal state highway.

Bound for Tamil Nadu

Used fuel-grade uranium was being transported under heavy security from the Kaiga nuclear power plant near here to Tamil Nadu for enrichment, when the driver lost control over the vehicle and it slipped into the ditch.

Two vehicles transport the fuel waste every month through Karwar, Kaiga officials said.

DH News Service

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French, Belgian nuke plants vulnerable to attack: Greenpeace 10.10.2017 Zee News : World
International experts warned on Tuesday about security shortcomings at French and Belgian nuclear plants.
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Delhi firecracker sellers see Diwali going up in smoke 10.10.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Harjit Singh Chhabra, head, Sadar Nishkarm Welfare Association, estimated that losses could go up to hundreds of crores.
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Shinzo Abe takes aim at new parties in opening shots of election campaign 10.10.2017 HBL: Home
Election campaigning began in earnest in Japan on Tuesday with conservative Prime Minister Shinzo Abe aiming to shake off suspected cronyism scandals and repulse the challenge from an upstart new pa...
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Uphold Iran nuclear deal to avoid conflict: Nobel winning ICAN urges Trump 10.10.2017 All International Stories
If Trump scraps the deal, it will open way for Congress to develop new measures to punish other aspects of Iran's behaviour
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Nobel Prize in Economics: Who is Richard Thaler? 9.10.2017 All International Stories
A pioneer in the field of behavioral economics, he also made a cameo appearance in 2015's The Big Short
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Selling crackers, not nukes: Shopkeepers react to SC order 9.10.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan welcomed the apex court's order and urged people to abide by the SC guidelines and 'give green Diwali and our environment a chance'
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