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- Iran condemns attack on Nigerian demonstrators
- Gaza defenders kill three more Israeli soldiers
- Israeli regime carnage continues in Gaza, 13 more killed
- Iranian MP underlines leader's wise stance on Gaza
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- Asian buyers take 25 percent more Iran oil in 1st half of 2014
- UN official slams Israel's defiance of Int'l law
- Iranian envoy calls on world states, Int'l circles to help stop genocide in Gaza
India continues to battle poverty, child and maternal deaths, according to a United Nations report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) that said while several key global targets have been met, more sustained effort is needed to cover disparities by the 2015 deadline.
Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose by 14.3 percent in June this year compared to the same period in 2013, the data released by the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) showed.