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Kerry and Abbas meet to discuss Gaza situation

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White tiger kills boy at Indian zoo

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India Mars mission enters orbit: ground control

India's Mars Orbiter Mission on Wednesday successfully entered orbit around the Red Planet on in its first attempt, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...