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Coal mine accident in China's Chongqing leaves 18 dead

Eighteen people have died after being trapped in a mine in China’s southwestern city of Chongqing, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, the region’s second such accident in...

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Coal mine accident in China's Chongqing leaves 18 dead

Eighteen people have died after being trapped in a mine in China’s southwestern city of Chongqing, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, the region’s second such accident in just over two months. The dead were among 24 people trapped underground by excessive levels of carbon monoxide gas at the Diaoshuidong coal mine, the agency said, adding that one...

Modi govt resumes talks with protesting farmers over agriculture reforms

Indian government ministers began talks with farmers’ leaders on Thursday to try and break a deadlock over laws passed earlier this year seeking to deregulate the agriculture sector that has ignited the country’s biggest farm protests in years. Tens of thousands of growers have camped out at the entrance to capital Delhi in protest against the laws seeking to rid...

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'Dreamers' be protected from deportation from America, SC orders US govt

In a rebuke to President Donald Trump’s administration, a judge on Friday ordered the US government to reopen to first-time applicants a programme that protects from deportation and grants work permits to hundreds of thousands of immigrants who live in the United States unlawfully after arriving as children. The action by US District Judge Nicholas...

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