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India claims compound team double in Archery World Cup

Paris, (UNI) India claimed a compound team double with men’s and women’s gold at Stage 4 of the Archery World Cup here on Saturday. Parneet Kaur, Aditi Gopuchand Swami and Jyothi Surekha Vennam won their World Championship gold medal rematch with Mexico to land the women’s gold, prevailing 234-233. The Indian trio were a point…

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Nigerien coup leader says Niger does not want war

Niamey, Aug 20 (UNI) The leader of the mutineers who seized power in Niger, Gen. Abdourahamane Tchiani, said on Saturday that his country does not want war, but will be ready to defend itself if necessary. “Neither the army nor the people of Niger want war, but we will resist any manifestation of it,” Tchiani…

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Iran captures last suspect in deadly attack on holy shrine

Tehran, Aug 20 (UNI) Iranian security forces detained on Saturday the last suspect in a deadly shooting at a Shiite holy shrine that shocked the nation last week, Intelligence Minister Ismail Khatib said. “The last suspect in the Shiraz terror case has been detained,” the minister was quoted as saying by Tasnim news agency. This…

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