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Police in riot gear prepare to take up positions Saturday, Aug, 16, 2014, as people protest the police shooting death of Michael Brown a week ago in Ferguson, Mo. Despite heavy rainfall and lightning, hundreds of protesters gathered Saturday night
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Protesters marched near the site where Michael Brown was shot dead
(Photo: AFP)
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The Calgary-based imam said such threats were nothing new
Washington Redskins strong safety Brandon Meriweather (31) along with other teammates enter FedEx Field with their arms raised before an NFL game against the Cleveland Browns in Landover, Md. The "Hands up, don't shoot" protest has made its way to
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The board noted that it has been speaking out against the Redskins name since 1992
(Photo: AP)
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United States lodged a formal diplomatic protest with Beijing over the incident
Pro-Russian rebels rest inside a shelter at their position outside Donetsk, eastern Ukraine, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. (Photo: AP)
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Russian troops are been accused of firing artillery across the border
Photo used for representational purpose (Photo: AFP)
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Black-clad executioner said Sotloff next in line if US does not change course
US President Barack Obama (left) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Photo: AP)
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Obama said, the ongoing crisis in Ukraine 'has continued to deteriorate'
A photo of the Chinese fighter jet provided by the Office of the US Defense Secretary (Photo: AP)
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United States lodged a formal diplomatic protest with Beijing over the incident




An army jawan near the Line of Control (Photo: PTI/File)
The Brigadier was in-charge of a sensitive area where ceasefire violations are frequent
Abhilash Inumella, far right, with start-up colleague Abhimanyu Pamulapati and two IIIT-Hyderabad students, Prasanth Garapati and Krishna Teja outside the portable Badminton court (Photo: DC)
The portable court can be inflated into a dome like structure in six hours
Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare. (Photo: PTI/File)
‘MPs have left for the tour after the party allowed them permission on an individual...