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Sony Pictures Relents, Ponders Release of ‘The Interview’ as Obama Intervenes But…

Unexpected support from the highest quarters of the US White House and some reconciliatory gestures from North Korea to join the probe into hacking of Sony has emboldened the entertainment giant to reconsider releasing “The Interview”, a satirical film on North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un. It said in a statement, “It is still our hope that anyone who wants to ...

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US Air Force on Alert After Attack on Canadian Parliament; Obama Vows Quick Response

Reminiscent of an attack waged on the Indian Parliament House a decade ago, Candian parliament too faced threat to its otherwise no-nonsense existence till now. Since the attack on Wednesday, all democracies have woken up to the reality and the neighbor United States cannot ignore its next door attack. Soon after the attack, US Air Force was put on high ...

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‘Black Friday the 13th’ for Iraq as Sunni Rebels Capture Key Baghdad Areas

┬áIt’s a free for all in Baghdad as the Sunni Rebels targeted the Shiite-led government of Iraq’s Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and seiged control of the capital, triggering Shiite Iran in the neighbourhood to forge its army ahead in the border. In a rare resurgence of revolt to the current government since the U.S. withdrawal at the end of 2011, ...

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