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India cast millions of Muslims as illegal immigrants

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Dozens killed in ‘shoot first’ Asian Games crackdown: Amnesty

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Former Indian Prime Minister Vajpayee dies at 93 in Delhi

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Gunmen attack intelligence service centre in Afghan capital

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Search for survivors after deadly Italy bridge collapse

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Chinese monk accused of sexual misconduct quits post

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S.Korea seeks progress on denuclearization at Sept. summit

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Israel lets food, goods back into Gaza as Egypt pushes truce

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Bridge collapses in Italy during heavy rains; dozens feared dead

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