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Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year

Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year

During past year, 10.3 million people were newly displaced by conflict or persecution, creating 20 new displacements worldwide every minute. The figures are based on the agency's own data and on numbers reported by governments and non-governmental organizations.


2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

2nd LD: Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

Theresa May has assured residents that there will be a thorough investigation into the causes of the fire, and the Metropolitan Police have since opened a criminal investigation into the blaze. Some said they had never seen a building fire advance so quickly. "It is hard to escape a very sombre national mood", Elizabeth said in a message on her official birthday.



US President says no proof on 'collusion' with Russians

Meanwhile, members of Trump's transition team were ordered to preserve documents and other material related to the Russian Federation investigation, the New York Times reported . In a tweet Friday morning, President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey . The White House has said the president "has never asked Mr Comey or anyone else to end any investigation, including any investigation involving General Flynn".



Afghanistan blames Haqqani network, ISI for Kabul blast

Representatives from 25 countries and alliances, including the U.S., Russia, China, India, Pakistan, NATO and European Union are at the Kabul Initiative Peace and Security Cooperation conference that aims to find an "Afghan-led and Afghan-owned" resolution of the decades-long conflict that has left tens of thousands of people dead.



Tillerson sees shift in Russia's North Korea position

Tillerson's comments were made during a public hearing on Capitol Hill with the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the US State Department's budget . I said, 'Widows and orphans is one thing. Some 277 Palestinians released from Israeli jails under a prisoner-swap agreement and transported to the Gaza Strip, where Hamas is in charge, had their monthly stipends stopped, they told Reuters this month.



India bowl against Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

Earlier, Pakistan made 338 for four after losing the toss with opener Fakhar Zaman's 114 his maiden one-day global hundred in just his fourth match at this level. He also became the first Pakistan batsman to make three fifties in his first four ODI games. "We don't take oppositions for granted and today is no different", the Indian captain concluded.