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Pope-grand Imam`s picture goes viral and other stories

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Published on : 06 February 2019, 12:44 PM
Pope-grand Imam`s picture goes viral and other stories

A picture that shows Pope Francis and Sheikh Ahmed Al Tayyib, the Grand Imam of Al Azhar University embrace each other went viral. The netizens are applauding this photo tagging it as an example of religious harmony.

Stafford house fire leaves four children dead

Four children under eight have died in a house fire in Highfields area of Stafford, UK on Tuesday. However, two adults and a child managed to escape the fire and are currently undergoing treatment at a hospital.

Mamata withdraws 3-day long dharna (sit-in protest)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee withdraws three-day long dharna yesterday (Tuesday) after the Supreme Court’s directive that said the CBI could question Kolkata Police Commissioner in chit fund case in a neutral place. But she announces the new dharna from 13 and 14 February in Delhi. This step has been taken to protect the constitution and democracy, she said.

Myanmar`s four rebel groups are banned on Facebook

Facebook bans four rebel groups fighting Myanmar army. The banned outfits are - Arakan Army, Kachin Independence Army, Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, and Ta`ang National Liberation Army.

Saudi supplies US arms to Al-Qaeda

Saudi Arabia is supplying US arms to al-Qaeda and Salafi active in Yemen. The US media CNN reported this information.

Paris apartment building blaze kills 10

At least 10 people have died after a fire broke out on Rue Erlanger in the 16th arrondissement on early Tuesday. This incident left 36 more injured.

Australian flood leaves 2 dead

Two people were killed in floods in Townsville, Australia. The rescue team recovered these bodies from a canal on Tuesday local time.

 

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