Amid Padmavati row, Deepika Padukone pulls out of Global Entrepreneurship Summit

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Amid Padmavati row, Deepika Padukone pulls out of Global Entrepreneurship Summit US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the inaugural session of Global Entrepreneurship Summit on November 28. Padmavati : Deepika Padukone, who is at the centre of a row over “Padmavati”, has pulled out of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), that will have US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka and Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend the inauguration on November 28. A senior official of the Telangana government said on Monday that Deepika has declined…

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Paraguay congress set on fire amid presidential controversy

Paraguay congress set on fire amid presidential controversy

Paraguay congress set on fire amid presidential controversy Media captionProtesters stormed and set fire to the Congress building in Asuncion Demonstrators in Paraguay have set fire to the country’s congress amid violent protests against a bill that would let the president seek re-election. The head of the main opposition party said an activist had been shot dead. The country’s 1992 constitution, introduced after 35 years of dictatorship, limits the president to a single five-year term. But sitting President Horacio Cartes is trying to remove the restriction and run for re-election.…

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China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions

China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions

China expels South Korean missionaries amid missile defence tensions Beijing believed to be retaliating against Seoul’s plan to host Terminal High Altitude Area Defence system of the US military A church under construction in Wenzhou. China’s Communist party says it protects freedom of religion. Photograph: Carlos Barria/Reuters China has expelled 32 South Korean Christian missionaries, a Seoul official has said, amid diplomatic tension between the two countries over the planned deployment of a US missile defence system. The 32 were based in China’s northeastern Yanji region near the border with…

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