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Iranian nuclear issue, Syrian crisis dominate NAM Summit

TEHRAN: Iran’s controversial nuclear programme and Syrian crisis dominated the opening day of 16th Summit of Non-Aligned Movement here on Thursday, with India calling for “coordinated global action” to deal with proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and international terrorism.

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Nasheed was not forced to step down: panel

MALE: The Maldives' former president, Mr Mohamed Nasheed was not ousted in a coup d'etat as claimed by him and the transfer of power was legal, an inquiry commission set up by government to look into the matter has said in its report released today, triggering protests from his supporters.

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Dots and white light on Red Planet’s horizon

PASADENA, CALIFORNIA: The American space agency NASA has received images from its Mars rover Curiosity showing a strange white light on the Red Planet's horizon and several dots in the Martian sky triggering a wave of speculations about UFOs  (unidentified flying objects). 

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