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Bangkok bomb: Thai court charges two over Erawan blast

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Two men have been charged by a military court in Thailand in connection with the bombing of a shrine in the capital Bangkok. Twenty people were killed in the attack on the Erawan Shrine in August. Authorities say Bilal Mohammed, also known as Adem Karadag, and Yusuf Mieraili have both …

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Russia confirms its jet shot down near Turkish border

FILE In this Oct. 22, 2015 file photo, a Russian Su-24 takes off on a combat mission at Hemeimeem airbase in Syria. Turkey shot down a Russian warplane Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, claiming it had violated Turkish airspace and ignored repeated warnings. Russia denied that the plane crossed the Syrian border into Turkish skies. (AP Photo/Vladimir Isachenkov, File)

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Turkey shot down a Russian warplane Tuesday, claiming it had violated Turkish airspace and ignored repeated warnings. Russia denied that the plane crossed the Syrian border into Turkish skies. “We are looking into the circumstances of the crash of the Russian jet,” Russia’s Defense Ministry said. …

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ਮੇਰਾ ਅਜੀਬ ਸੁਪਨਾ

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ਮੈਂ ਸ਼ਾਪਿੰਗ ਮਾਲ’ਚ ਗਿਆ ਤਾਂ ਅੱਗੇ ਢਿਲੋਂ ਗਿੱਲ ਤੇ ਪੰਜ ਸੱਤ ਜਾਣੇ ਹੋਰ, ਫੁਡ ਕੋਰਟ’ਚ ਬੈਠੇ ਕਾਫੀ ਦੀਆਂ ਚੁਸਕੀਆਂ ਲੈਂਦੇ, ਪਾਲੇਟਿਕਸ ਦੀਆਂ ਗੱਲਾਂ’ਚ ਉਲਝੇ ਹੋਏ ਮੈਂਨੂੰ ਦੇਖ ਕੇ ਕਹਿਣ ਲੱਗੇ ਕਿ ਲਉ ਝੱਜ਼ ਆ ਗਿਆ ਹੁਣ ਗੱਲ ਬਣ ਗਈ। ਮੈਂ ਕਿਹਾ ਅਜਿਹੀ ਕਿਹੜੀ ਗੱਲ ਆ ਜਿਹੜੀ ਮੇਰੇ ਆਉਣ ਨਾਲ ਬਣ …

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ਜੇ ਮੈਂ ਹੋਗੀ ਸਾਧਨੀ, ਪੱਟੇ ਜਾਂਣਗੇ ਸਾਧਾਂ ਦੇ ਚੇਲੇ

ਸਤਵਿੰਦਰ ਕੌਰ ਸੱਤੀ-(ਕੈਲਗਰੀ)- ਕਨੇਡਾ [email protected] ਸੁੱਖੀ ਦੀ ਨੂੰਹੁ ਬੌਬ ਦੀ ਵੱਹੁਟੀ, ਬੌਬ ਨਾਲ ਬਹੁਤ ਘੁੱਲੀ-ਮਿਲੀ ਰਹਿੰਦੀ ਸੀ। ਹਰ ਰੋਜ਼ ਦਾ ਇਹੀ ਕੰਮ ਸੀ। ਬੌਬ ਜਦੋਂ ਦਫ਼ਤਰ ਜਾਂਣ ਲਈ ਤਿਆਰ ਹੋਣ ਲੱਗਦਾ। ਉਸ ਦੇ ਦੁਆਲੇ ਹੀ ਘੁੰਮਦੀ ਰਹਿੰਦੀ ਸੀ। ਕਦੇ ਹੱਸਦੀ ਸੀ। ਕਦੇ ਗੁੱਸੇ ਵਿੱਚ ਊਚੀ ਬੋਲਦੀ ਸੀ। ਜਦੋਂ ਦੋਂਨੇਂ ਲੜ …

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Minneapolis police say 5 shot near protest scene

File- This Nov. 20, 2015, file photo shows Minneapolis NAACP leader Nekima Levy-Pounds speaking at a prayer vigil n Minneapolis. Five people have been shot near the site of an ongoing protest over the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer, a Minneapolis Police Department spokesman said. Spokesman John Elder told The Associated Press in an email just before midnight Monday that five people were shot. All five have injuries that are not life-threatening, he said. (AP Photo/Greg Moore, File)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Five people were shot late Monday night near the site of an ongoing protest over the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer, Minneapolis police said. None of the five suffered life-threatening injuries. The shootings occurred late Monday night about a block from the …

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Kerry in Israel for 1st time since 2014; no bold peace push

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with members of the traveling press during his stop in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)

JERUSALEM (AP) – Secretary of State John Kerry made his first trip to Israel in more than a year, arriving on Tuesday in the midst of a new rash of deadly attacks that have dampened hopes for peace mediation between the Jewish state and Palestinians during the Obama administration’s final …

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Social media helps drive historic Cuban exodus to US

In this Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 photo, Cuban migrants line up for breakfast given to them by an evangelical church, outside of the border control building in Penas Blancas, Costa Rica, on the border with Nicaragua. Thousands of Cuban migrants have been able to make the trip to the U.S. thanks to a constant flow of information between migrants starting the journey and those who have just completed it. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

PENAS BLANCAS, Costa Rica (AP) – As summer began to bake the central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus, Elio Alvarez and Lideisy Hernandez sold their tiny apartment and everything in it for $5,000 and joined the largest migration from their homeland in decades. Buying two smartphones for $160 apiece on …

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Asian Star- Naz Sohni Uppal

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Native village/Country, parent’s background My mother and father were both born in Gujrat, Punjab, Pakistan. I was born in Montreal, Quebec. Your early education I attended elementary school in Winnipeg, Manitoba. I attended junior high and high school in St. Albert, Alberta. And I studied Biological Sciences at the University …

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”ਸਤਿਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਪਰਗਟਿਆ ਮਿਟਿ ਧੁੰਦ ਜਗੁ ਚਾਨਣ ਹੋਆ”

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”ਕਲਿ ਤਾਰਣ ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਆਇਆ”ਆਪ ਨਰਾਇਣ ਕਲਾ ਧਾਰ ਜਗ ਮਹਿ ਪਰਵਰਿਓ” ਸਭ ਤੇ ਵਡਾ ਸਤਿਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਜਿਨਿ ਕਲਿ ਰਾਖੀ ਮੇਰੀ”ਗੁਰਮੁਖ ਕਲੁ ਵਿਚ ਪਰਗਟੁ ਹੋਆ” ਮਨੁਖਤਾ ਦੇ ਸਾਂਝੇ ਸਿੱਖ ਧਰਮ (ਨਿਰਮਲ ਪੰਥ) ਦੇ ਬਾਨੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ ਦਾ ਪਰਕਾਸ਼ ਅਜ ਤੋ ੫੪੫ ਸਾਲ ਪਹਲਾਂ ਜਦੋਂ ਇਕ ਵਸਾਖ ਸੰਨ੧੪੬੯ ਵਿਚ ਪੜਦਾਦਾ …

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