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India's Congress slams Modi for 'boastful' claim on 'surgical strikes'

India's Congress slams Modi for 'boastful' claim on 'surgical strikes'

Pakistan on Thursday rebuked Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his latest claim that his government had informed Islamabad about the so-called "surgical strikes" before making the news pu...

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At least 26 killed in pension reform protests in Nicaragua

At least 26 killed in pension reform protests in Nicaragua

Protest groups announced a march to the Polytechnic University in the capital, where hundreds of students have been holed up since Thursday. Some local media reports said a police sniper was suspected...

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Jordan condemns IS attack in Afghanistan's Kabul

Jordan condemns IS attack in Afghanistan's Kabul

Public Health Ministry spokesman Wahid Majro said another 54 people were wounded in Sunday's attack, updating an earlier toll. The same channel showed angry crowds shouting "death to the government"...

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UN Welcomes DPRK Decision to Abandon Nuclear Tests

UN Welcomes DPRK Decision to Abandon Nuclear Tests

The US is seeking the complete, verifiable and irreversible denuclearisation of the North, while according to Moon, Pyongyang wants security guarantees, potentially leaving much space for disagreement...

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IPL 2018 Preview RCB vs DD: Daredevils hurdle for struggling RCB

IPL 2018 Preview RCB vs DD: Daredevils hurdle for struggling RCB

They have just one win in four matches, just like the Challengers, and the players and the team management have been involved in brainstorming sessions, chalking out plans to counter Virat Kohli's s...

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India seeks death penalty for rape of girls under 12

India seeks death penalty for rape of girls under 12

Minimum jail sentences for convicted rapists were also toughened. The ordinance would be now sent to the President for his approval. The Ordinance also provides for speedy investigation and trial ...

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EJ Dionne Jr.: Nikki Haley's SOS to the nation

EJ Dionne Jr.: Nikki Haley's SOS to the nation

Kudlow attributed Haley's comments to confusion over an internal debate. Sure, Nikki said that we were imposing sanctions on Russian Federation. Asked about Haley's statement, Kudlow said she may ...

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Russia Says Trump Invited Putin To US During Phone Call

Russia Says Trump Invited Putin To US During Phone Call

Mr Lavrov said: "There were military leadership contacts, between generals, between our representatives and the coalition leadership". Russia warned in the lead-up that they would retaliate if the USA...

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Periods reportedly instructed White Home he could stop if Trump fires Rosenstein

Periods reportedly instructed White Home he could stop if Trump fires Rosenstein

According to the newspaper's sources, Sessions did not intend to threaten the administration but merely sought to explain that if Rosenstein gets fired, he would be put in an "untenable position" whic...

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Mnuchin, finance ministers talk U.S. trade policy

Mnuchin, finance ministers talk U.S. trade policy

On the sidelines of the International Monetary Fund meeting, finance ministers and central bankers from the Group of 20 key advanced economies and emerging market countries met in Washington . The Tr...

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Guests start arriving for Barbara Bush's funeral

Guests start arriving for Barbara Bush's funeral

Bush, were devoted members for decades. Namesake granddaughter Barbara Pierce Bush will read the second lesson during the service while her twin sister Jenna Bush Hager will serve as one of the cant...

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Ray High School students take part in National School Walkout

Ray High School students take part in National School Walkout

The gunmen later killed themselves. Organizers of the national event say walkouts were planned in every state, with some planning marches to statehouses. Like many other politicians, Pelosi did not ...

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Trump uses Comey memos to try to discredit Mueller investigation

Trump uses Comey memos to try to discredit Mueller investigation

Those official memos , declassified and yielded to Congress, have now been released. What struck him most , Comey told ABC, was that the conversation moved straight into a public relations mode, w...

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Late-season schedule has familiar look for the Patriots

Late-season schedule has familiar look for the Patriots

Eastern time on Thursday night, but the Jets' full schedule just happened to be released a little bit early. Head coach Todd Bowles' Jets have been slated for three national TV games and at least tw...

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Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

Commonwealth leaders agree to make Prince Charles head

The heads of the 53 Commonwealth countries have backed Prince Charles as the next leader, following an unusual intervention by his mother the Queen. This will be the first CHOGM held following the...

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Judge in Stormy Daniels Case Prods Cohen to Cite Fifth Amendment

Judge in Stormy Daniels Case Prods Cohen to Cite Fifth Amendment

Nobody said working for President Donald Trump was easy - but imagine having your job threatened on multiple occasions by your boss, who reportedly goes out of his way to belittle and disrespect y...

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Election hacking danger in 2018

Election hacking danger in 2018

The Democratic National Committee filed a lawsuit in federal court in Manhattan Friday against President Trump's campaign, some of his allies and associates, as well as Russians and Wikileaks. The...

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Jobless rate down slightly in Ellis County in March

Jobless rate down slightly in Ellis County in March

Florida's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 3.9 percent in March, the sixth straight month it came in at that figure. That number fell in March marginally, to 44,902, nearly 600 higher than ...

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More about North Korea, less about Stormy

More about North Korea, less about Stormy

Kim also said the nuclear test site in the northeastern region should be abandoned. The North Korean leader has placed greater emphasis on economic development alongside his nuclear goals since ta...

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Preliminary findings point to metal fatigue on stricken Southwest Airlines flight

Preliminary findings point to metal fatigue on stricken Southwest Airlines flight

Riordan was sucked halfway out a broken window, witnesses said . She later died of her injuries . The two pilots of a Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing in Philadelphia af...

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ETA "truly sorry" for suffering caused by independence campaign

The Basque militant group ETA on Friday offered an unprecedented apology for the pain caused during its more than four decades of armed campaign for independence from Spain and France, and vowed not t...

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Gaza ministry: Young protesters shot in the head

Gaza ministry: Young protesters shot in the head

Despite widespread outcry from global rights groups who have condemned Israel's excessive use of forces against the civilian protesters, Israeli has maintained its open-fire rules for the Gaza borde...

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Bengal Panchayat polls: HC asks SEC to announce fresh schedule

Bengal Panchayat polls: HC asks SEC to announce fresh schedule

A senior lawyer himself, Banerjee appeared in-person as the party vice-president, owing to an ongoing cease work at the high court. Though the order accepted state government's assertion that it has...

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One Injured in School Shooting in US State of Florida, Suspect Arrested

One Injured in School Shooting in US State of Florida, Suspect Arrested

After the shooting , the perpetrator surrendered himself to a teacher and was subsequently taken into custody. All public schools in Marion County were placed under a code yellow lock-down. Marion ...

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Vote on possible teacher walk-out to be announced later tonight

Vote on possible teacher walk-out to be announced later tonight

The educators are demanding a 20 percent raise for teachers and certified support staff, noting that the state's average teacher salary is $46,949 according to the Arizona School Boards Associa...

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Schumer Introduces Federal Marijuana Decriminalization Bill On 4/20

Schumer Introduces Federal Marijuana Decriminalization Bill On 4/20

The Senate Minority Leader added in a tweet on Friday, "And under existing law, the federal government considers marijuana as risky as heroin and treats it less favorably than cocaine". Schumer'...

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George HW Bush Shares Touching Tribute After Wife Barbara's Death

George HW Bush Shares Touching Tribute After Wife Barbara's Death

Around the same time, Mark K. Updegrove's book, "The Last Republicans", was published, in which the elder Bush called Trump a "blowhard" and George W. Tributes poured in from across the political spe...

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Chemical weapons inspectors still delayed in Syria

Chemical weapons inspectors still delayed in Syria

United Nations spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Wednesday the measures are needed in view of the small arms fire and explosive device detonated during a visit by the United Nations advance team Tue...

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Mount Io goes silent after first eruption in 250 years

Mount Io goes silent after first eruption in 250 years

The volcano a part of this Kirishima mountain selection on Japan's southern island of Kyushu. But the agency retained the alert level of 3 on a scale of 5, as fumarolic gas continued to be observed ...

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Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitise' chemical attack site, says US State Dept

Russia, Syria trying to 'sanitise' chemical attack site, says US State Dept

That makes crippling a chlorine capability through military strikes far more hard than, say, more sophisticated chemical or biological warfare agents. The Syrian government has denied the allegat...

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