• 12% Increase in Indians Studying in the U.S. in 2017

    12% Increase in Indians Studying in the U.S. in 2017

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    According to the report, a majority of Bangladeshi students in the U.S. study at the graduate level. According to a report published by the US Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs , the total number of Indian students now in the US stands at over 186,000, rising by more than 12% in the last one year.
  • Sunshine, above average temperatures to start the week in Denver

    Sunshine, above average temperatures to start the week in Denver

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    Winds are still light and our overnight temperatures are in the upper 20s to low 30s. Highs climb from the mid 60s today to the upper 60s Wednesday. The next chance for rain will come Saturday as another cold front moves through the state. A weak cold front will move in Wednesday night and this could spark a few light scattered rain showers.
  • Pradyuman Murder: 4 cops under scanner, CBI to question school staff

    Pradyuman Murder: 4 cops under scanner, CBI to question school staff

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    A lot of water has gone under the bridge since class-II student Pradyuman was found dead with his throat slit in the school's toilet in September this year. Earlier the newspaper reported that the accused researched online for different types of poison and methods of removing fingerprints before murdering the seven-year-old.
  • Treasury tried to stop Zuma's free education plan

    Treasury tried to stop Zuma's free education plan

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    The rand breached R14.50 to the USA dollar on Monday morning as news spread internationally of President Jacob Zuma's plan to push through free higher education , reported Fin24. No student is obliged to repay a loan unless and until his or her income reaches a specified level. It is recommended that students with debt, who have since graduated, be offered income-contingent loans (ICL) as well.
  • North Korea soldier flees after being SHOT by OWN side

    North Korea soldier flees after being SHOT by OWN side

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    Three U.S. aircraft carriers steam in formation in the East Sea, leading South Korean and U.S. warships during the allies' joint naval exercise on November 12, 2017, in this photo provided by South Korea's Navy. American presidents often visit Panmunjom and other DMZ areas during their trips to South Korea to reaffirm their security commitment to the South.
  • Police hurt as Morocco football fans go on the rampage in Brussels

    Police hurt as Morocco football fans go on the rampage in Brussels

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    Fans hit the streets after the game and burned at least one auto, smashed glass and looted shops, police said. Morocco needed only a draw from their final Group C game to finish top of the standings in the African preliminaries , ahead of the Ivorians, who had to win to clinch a fourth successive World Cup finals appearance.
  • Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

    Soldier shot by North Korean guards while defecting to the South

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    The soldier is reported to have left his North Korean guard post in front of Panmungak, on the border inside the demilitarized zone, and proceeded to move towards Freedom House on the South Korean side. The JCS official said the soldier had regained consciousness but declined comment on whether his injuries were life-threatening. Military officials from the two sides have used Panmunjom frequently in the past for talks.
  • Israel arrests senior Islamic Jihad militant in West Bank

    Israel arrests senior Islamic Jihad militant in West Bank

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    The Israeli army's coordinator went on to say in his video: "Just to be clear, Israel will respond forcefully and resolutely to any Islamic Jihad reaction whatsoever - not just against Jihad, but also against Hamas". Take control of events for you will be blamed [for what follows]. He told The Associated Press that his group "made a decision to respond" with "a response that Israel is not used to".
  • North Korean soldier defects to the South at Joint Security Area: JCS

    North Korean soldier defects to the South at Joint Security Area: JCS

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    The four-day joint exercise in the western Pacific involves three flattops - USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz and USS Theodore Roosevelt - and seven South Korean warships including three destroyers, Seoul's defence ministry said. According to US Navy's 7 Fleet, this is the first time since the joint naval exercise held in 2007 near Guam. The North, which this year carried out its sixth nuclear test, generating by far the largest yield to date, has fired dozens of missiles in recent months - all ...