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New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Dec 10, 2018, 08:55 AM(IST)

File photo of Jamal Khashoggi. Photograph:( Reuters )

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India's growth very solid, government should heed RBI's message: IMF

It is important for the Indian government to heed the RBI's message on financial stability, IMF's Chief Economist Maurice Obstfeld said, amid reports of friction between the central bank and the finance ministry. 

IND vs AUS: Bumrah strikes again to dismiss skipper Paine, Australia 188/7 after 86 overs

Jasprit Bumrah struck again to dismiss settled Australian skipper Tim Paine at 41, with India now being just three wickets away from winning the first Test match. 

Paine was sent back minutes after the teams resumed after lunch. 

'I can't breathe' were Khashoggi's final words: Report

Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments before the journalist's murder.

Armenia acting PM Nikol Pashinyan wins in snap parliamentary elections

The electoral bloc of Armenia's acting prime minister Nikol Pashinyan won a landslide victory in Sunday's snap parliamentary elections, which were triggered by the reformist leader seeking to cement his political authority in the post-Soviet country.

Thousands protest through London in support of Brexit ahead of crucial vote

Ahead of a crucial vote on Britain's divorce deal with the European Union (EU), thousands of protesters marched through London in support of Brexit on Sunday amid tight security measures in place by Scotland Yard.

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