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Syrian Government Forces Retake Rebel-Held Areas In Aleppo

Syrian Government forces and their allies have made significant advances in rebel-held East Aleppo, with pro-regime media reporting that the territory has been cut in half. The regime's push came after intense bombardment with airstrikes, shells and barrel bombs. On Sunday they said they had captured the neighboring district, Jabal Badro.


Alt-right leader says he's 'disappointed' in Trump's disavowal

Alt-right leader says he's 'disappointed' in Trump's disavowal

Trump's comments on Tuesday came days after white nationalists gathered at a conference in Washington D.C. organized by the far-right think tank National Policy Institute and its founder, Richard Spencer, in celebration of the "year of Donald Trump ".


Not Bharat Bandh, clarifies Congress

Not Bharat Bandh, clarifies Congress

He claimed that Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes were scrapped to cover up the government's failure to deliver on the Prime Minister's big electoral promise of bringing back black money stashed overseas and Modi wanted to do something "dramatic". On Prime Minister's support for a cashless economy, Ramesh said: "Does he want to have cashless mandis?" "Such things take time and can not be forced by giving shocks", Ramesh said.


Trump calls recount a 'scam' but effort moves forward

Trump calls recount a 'scam' but effort moves forward

Clinton is the fifth presidential nominee to win the popular vote but lose the electoral vote in the USA history. If the voter recount were to come out in Clinton's favor in all three states, that would give her an additional 56 electoral votes or 288 electoral votes.



Turkey says soldier killed in north Syria clashes

According to the state-run Anadolu agency, the ISIS rocket attack happened in the Haliliye area, however the exact place of the attack was not specified. Turkey launched the operation in August in support of Syrian rebel fighters seeking to retake Islamic State-held territory in northern Syria and also to halt the advance of Kurdish militia.


Manila police safely defuse suspected bomb near US Embassy

Manila police safely defuse suspected bomb near US Embassy

He said the Maute Group, based chiefly in Lanao province, was one of two local terror groups that had earlier pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. "Since the proximity is about 100-150 meters from the US Embassy.[one can presume it's the target]". "Unless we get hard evidence, by analysis we can theorise this can be linked to Maute because of what happened in Davao", he said.