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WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: May 09, 2018, 09:08 AM(IST)

File photo of US President Donald Trump. Photograph:( Reuters )

Top American allies 'regret' US withdrawal from Iranian nuclear deal

Top American allies, including the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Canada regretted and expressed concerns over the decision of US President Donald Trump to withdraw from the Iranian nuclear deal.

Indians abducted in Afghanistan: 4 belonged to Jharkhand

The seven Indian engineers who were abducted in Afghanistan on Sunday, at least four belonged to Jharkhand, report said. The Indians belonged to Jhargram in Jharkhand's populous Giridih district. All the engineers worked for a private company named KEC.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai apologises for flawed beer, burger emoji, displays new versions

Google's annual developer conference kicked off on Tuesday in California starting with CEO Sundar Pichai apologising for the flawed designs of the burger and beer emoji on Android. 

Sonam Kapoor's reception: Shah Rukh, Salman set the stage on fire

It was a night that tinsel town will remember for a long time. Shah Rukh and Salman Khan danced their heart out at Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's wedding reception on Tuesday night as nearly the entire film industry descended at Leela Hotel to celebrate the joyous occasion. 

Reports linking Nawaz Sharif laundering $4.9 billion to India 'incorrect': World Bank

The World Bank today described as "incorrect" media reports in Pakistan about allegations that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif laundered $4.9 billion to India. In the past day, there have been media reports citing the World Bank's Remittances and Migration Report of 2016. 

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