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The Joe Biden administration has agreed to remove Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi from the blacklist imposed by the earlier Donald Trump administration that designated it as a "Communist Chinese military company" and barred the firm from doing business with the US firms. ...

Five men who had worked at a Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) temple have filed a case in a federal court alleging that they were made to work as "forced labour" in the construction and maintenance of the shrine in New Jersey, according to court documents....

Karim Khan, head of a UN team investigating the Islamic State (IS) crimes in Iraq, said that there is "clear and convincing evidence" that the terrorist group committed genocide against the Yazidi people in the war-torn country....