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United Nations human rights chief deplores India's move to deport Rohingyas

Many Rohingya have been in Myanmar for generations, but they are now considered illegals and were effectively stripped of the right to citizenship in 1982. "ARSA strongly encourages all concerned humanitarian actors resume their humanitarian assistance to all victims of the humanitarian crisis, irrespective of ethnic or religious background during the ceasefire period", ARSA said in a statement.

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Another train Accident: Ranchi Rajdhani Express Engine and coach derail

A high-speed passenger train derailed in the Indian capital Thursday, railway officials said. Earlier in the day, seven coaches of Howrah-Jabalpur Shaktipunj Express skid off the railway track near Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh. Similarly on August 23, over 80 people sustained injuries when Delhi-bound Kaifiyat Express derailed in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

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Stokes strikes as West Indies all out for 123

England's reply got off to the worst start possible when Mark Stoneman departed with just one run on the board, clipping Roach to wicket-keeper Dowrich. Brian Lara revealed this week that Sachin Tendulkar had sent him a text message saying the West Indies' victory over England in the second Test at Headingley was "a success the entire world needed".

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Betsy DeVos Moves to End Obama's Guidelines for Campus Sexual Assault Investigations

People in the education policy world are closely watching what the administration will do with a 2011 directive , called a Dear Colleague letter , issued by the Education Department that prescribed what schools must do when a student reports a sexual assault.

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Amazon scouting for city to build mammoth second headquarters

Amazon says it indirectly pumped $38 billion into the Seattle economy from 2010-2016. "We think RTP is the ideal place for a new Amazon headquarters; we'll be working with our Economic Development Partners in Wake and Durham Counties to put together a proposal in the coming weeks", says Michael Pittman, vice president of marketing and communications for the Foundation, which oversees RTP management and development.

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United Nations investigators report Syrian air force used sarin gas in Khan Sheikhoun

Noting concerns about the impact of global coalition air strikes on civilians, the report highlighted USA operations which hit civilians. Syrian forces have used chemical weapons more than two dozen times during the country's civil war, including in the deadly attack that led to USA air strikes on regime planes, United Nations war crimes investigators said on Wednesday.