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Strauss-Kahn's attorneys deny settlement with maid
New York: Attorneys for Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Friday denied that the former International Monetary Fund chief had reached a settlement with a New York City hotel maid who accused him of trying to rape her. William Taylor III and Amit Mehta in a statement issued on Friday said that the parties had merely "discussed a resolution".
Phones, Internet cut for second day in Syria
Beirut: Phone and Internet networks were down across most of Syria for a second straight day Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported.
Pak-Afghan talks on agreement begin
Islamabad: Pakistan, Afghanistan Friday began negotiations on Strategic Partnership Agreement even as Kabul called on Islamabad to take more steps, including release of Taliban detainees, to push forward peace talks.
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