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Zuma should be expelled for bringing ANC into disrepute

Zuma should be expelled for bringing ANC into disrepute

Minutes later, an unmarked police van left the compound as residents applauded police officers and hurled abuse at security guards for the Guptas, who have been accused by South Africa's top anti-co...

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Second US judge blocks Trump order to end 'Dreamer' program

Second US judge blocks Trump order to end 'Dreamer' program

The program's March 5 expiration date is not set in concrete, however - a San Francisco judge's injunction has at least temporarily blocked removal of DACA protections ordered by Trump late past y...

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US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel peace prize

US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel peace prize

Before these meetings, the Trump and Moon administrations were not aligned on whether Seoul's new engagement with Pyongyang should continue after the Olympics end. Olympics chief Thomas Bach today...

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Yeddyurappa Slams Rahul Gandhi For Visiting Temple

Yeddyurappa Slams Rahul Gandhi For Visiting Temple "After Eating Chicken"

So don't talk about violence and corruption when you visit Karnataka . "Modiji, people of this country gave you work, farmers had given you work, youth had told you that our competition is with Chi...

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Trump Blocks Release of Democrat Memo on Russia, US Elections

Trump Blocks Release of Democrat Memo on Russia, US Elections

That possible nudge toward progress came as both sides traded steamy recriminations over the matter. "If the President really believes the Nunes memo vindicates him, as he has said, what is he hiding ...

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Trump explains refusal to declassify Dems' memo

Trump explains refusal to declassify Dems' memo

Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., released a criminal referral they had sent to the Justice Department earlier this year asking for an investigation into Christopher Steele, the former British spy who compiled ...

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Jacob Zuma's fate to be decided at South African ruling party meeting

Jacob Zuma's fate to be decided at South African ruling party meeting

A voluntary resignation by Zuma, by contrast, would keep the ruling political party relatively more cohesive, thereby enabling Ramaphosa to refashion it in ways that can be used to rebuild South Afric...

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Puerto Rico hit with partial blackout after power plant explosion

Puerto Rico hit with partial blackout after power plant explosion

Quinones said he could not provide any numbers on how many customers remained without power as a result of Sunday's outage, which affected the island's northern region. Ambulances are seen at the entr...

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Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Pence sidesteps encounter with North Korean official

Kim Yo Jong , believed to be 30, arrived at the Games following a massive military parade and a speech by her brother touting their nation's "global military power". Pence was seated between South K...

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Modi, UAE PM discuss bilateral trade ties

Modi, UAE PM discuss bilateral trade ties

Making a veiled attack at the Opposition, Modi said , "We have to bring India at a par with the rest of the world". The Indian leader said his country " hopes for peace and stability in this regio...

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Trump addresses allegations against former WH staff in tweet

Trump addresses allegations against former WH staff in tweet

This is, remember, something Conway has said before about a colleague who was then swiftly fired. Sexual misconduct claims have hit a growing list of influential men around the world after. A ME...

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Combined Korean hockey team loses to Swiss in Olympic debut

Combined Korean hockey team loses to Swiss in Olympic debut

Pence says he's leaving Asia "very confident that we are going to continue to do the things we've known have to be done to continue to pressure North Korea to abandon their nuclear ambitions". The i...

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Sixteen Afghan Pro-Government Fighters Killed In Taliban Attack

Sixteen Afghan Pro-Government Fighters Killed In Taliban Attack

They said the deputy chief of the outlawed Pakistani Taliban, Khan Said Mehsud, also known as Sajna, was returning from the adjacent Afghan border province of Khost when missiles fired from an unmanne...

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Barricaded gunman killed two women, shot officer, Detroit police say

Barricaded gunman killed two women, shot officer, Detroit police say

Police believe the shooters know each other and it's unclear which one shot the police officer. At 10:27 p.m. police got a call of shots fired on the east side at the 1900 block of Lamont Street. Po...

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(Olympics) Men's hockey coach reminds players 1st Olympic match 'just another game'

(Olympics) Men's hockey coach reminds players 1st Olympic match 'just another game'

Throughout his visit, observers said Pence seemed uncomfortable with the warm welcome the North Korean delegation received from the South. "Early resumption of dialogue between the US and North K...

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Ties with USA at risk of breaking down: Turkey

Ties with USA at risk of breaking down: Turkey

Mr. Cavusoglu demanded concrete steps from the US, rather than promises. The missing trust needs to be restored. His trip expected to be dominated by the Syrian file and US-Turkish disagreements over ...

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Grand Canyon helicopter crash kills three

Grand Canyon helicopter crash kills three

Police said Britons Ellie Milward, 29, Jonathan Udall, 32, and Jennifer Barham, 39, were injured in the crash, along with pilot Scott Booth, 42. The Foreign Office said it is providing support to th...

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Mohan Bhagwat's comment on Indian army triggers outrage despite RSS clarification

Mohan Bhagwat's comment on Indian army triggers outrage despite RSS clarification

Amid the controversy over a statement by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat , Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said that it is not a matter of controversy if an organisa...

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Olympic 2018 Medal Count: Final Medal Tally for Each Country on Sunday

Olympic 2018 Medal Count: Final Medal Tally for Each Country on Sunday

ET. Want more Olympics articles, results and photos? Norway dominated the Cross-Country Skiing competition, nabbing a total of four medals in the events. Norwegian ski jumper Robert Johansson ...

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Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Wall Street's main stock indexes climbed more than 1 percent on Friday, giving investors some solace after a week of huge swings that shook the market out of months of calm. Trump and members of his C...

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France FM visits Iraq to discuss reconstruction

France FM visits Iraq to discuss reconstruction

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi previously claimed the country needed $100 billion in assistance to rebuild damaged and destroyed infrastructure in Iraq as well as its economy. "The Kuwait Conf...

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Philippines imposes 'total ban' on citizens taking up jobs in Kuwait

Philippines imposes 'total ban' on citizens taking up jobs in Kuwait

Meanwhile, Cacdac said among the assistance that will be extended to the family of Joanna are death and burial benefits, livelihood assistance, financial assistance, and repatriation cost after the in...

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Barnaby Joyce 'resisted' removing girlfriend Vikki Campion from office

Barnaby Joyce 'resisted' removing girlfriend Vikki Campion from office

Mr Joyce and Ms Campion have reportedly moved into a townhouse gifted by the deputy PM's multi-millionaire friend. But Nationals senator Nigel Scullion angrily defended his leader on Monday. 'It i...

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USA professor fired after telling student 'Australia isn't a country'

USA professor fired after telling student 'Australia isn't a country'

When asked why her assignment received a failing grade, the professor had insisted that Australia was a continent, and not a country . She told Arnold that the "error made it almost impossible" f...

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Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang (Second Lead)

Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang (Second Lead)

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is sending two competitors: his head of state, Kim Yong Nam and, more significantly, his sister, Kim Yo Jong , the first vice director of the Central Committee ...

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BSE jumps 2% on move to curb Nifty trading in Singapore

BSE jumps 2% on move to curb Nifty trading in Singapore

Shares in Singapore Exchange Ltd ( SGX ) fell 8 percent following an unexpected move by India's three main stock exchanges to stop licensing products and data to foreign exchanges to prevent tradi...

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IL basketball overwhelmed by Penn State in second half

IL basketball overwhelmed by Penn State in second half

Tonight's game takes place from the State Farm Center in Champaign, Illinois and will air live on the Big Ten Network. IL ever so slightly edged out Penn State in rebounds 32-28, though Lions scored...

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ANC impatient over Zuma's future - leader

ANC impatient over Zuma's future - leader

The meeting of the party's National Executive Committee ( NEC ), which has the power to demand that Zuma step down, raises the prospect of a decisive showdown between the 75-year-old allies and those ...

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Elon Musk posts photo of car in space

Elon Musk posts photo of car in space

According to space.com, the current Falcon 9 boosters are created to be used twice, but new boosters under development could be reused up to 10 times. The SpaceX website boasts that Falcon Heavy c...

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North Koreans wrap up whirlwind of Olympic diplomacy

North Koreans wrap up whirlwind of Olympic diplomacy

Experts say that it is critical for South Korea to get the USA and other partners on board in its efforts to turn the current peace mood being created by the Olympics - and the North's participation t...

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