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Japan's ruling coalition receives over half seats in lower Chamber : Preliminary Results

Tokyo, Oct 31 (UNI/Sputnik) The Japanese ruling coalition of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and Komeito Party has received over half seats in the parliament's lower chamber, according to the NHK broadcaster, citing preliminary results of the Sunday elections.
The elections started at 7 a.m. local time (22:00 GMT) at about 46,000 polling stations and were over at 8 p.m.
As of 23:20 local time, the ruling coalition has secured 238 out of 465 seats.
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Tajik village resident killed in armed incident on border with Kyrgyzstan

27 Jan 2022 | 11:14 PM

Dushanbe, Jan 27 (UNI/Sputnik) During an armed incident on the Tajik-Kyrgyz border on the Isfara-Batken road, a resident of the Tajik village of Khoji Alo died from a gunshot wound, the mayor's office of the city of Isfara told Sputnik.

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Tajikistan continues to pull military, equipment to border - Kyrgyz Border Service

27 Jan 2022 | 11:13 PM

Bishkek, Jan 27 (UNI/Sputnik) Tajikistan continues to pull the military and heavy equipment to the Kyrgyz border, the Kyrgyz Border Service told Sputnik on Thursday.

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Russia, WHO discuss int'l accreditation of Russian regulatory agencies - Health Ministry

27 Jan 2022 | 10:31 PM

Moscow, Jan 27 (UNI/Sputnik) Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko and World Health Organization (WHO) Director of Regulation and Prequalification Rogerio Gaspar met in Moscow on Thursday to discuss the inclusion of three Russian government agencies on the list of WHO regulators.

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UNICEF sending staff, supplies to Mozambique hit by tropical storm

27 Jan 2022 | 10:28 PM

Washington, Jan 27 (UNI/Sputnik) UNICEF said on Thursday it is sending emergency teams and much-needed supplies to help children and families affected by a tropical storm that hit Mozambique earlier in the month.

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Number of injured in Tajik-Kyrgyz border shooting rises to 6

27 Jan 2022 | 10:26 PM

Dushanbe, Jan 27 (UNI/Sputnik) The number of people injured in the shooting on the Tajik-Kyrgyz border increased to six, all are citizens of Tajikistan, Sputnik Tajikistan reported.

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