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Pakistan officially bans two charities linked to 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Pakistan officially bans two charities linked to 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

The country has authorised its government to blacklist charities linked to Saeed - Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and the Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation (FIF). "We have received the interior ministry direction...

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VA under fire for doctored emails, improper gifts and misused resources

VA under fire for doctored emails, improper gifts and misused resources

But almost half the 10-day trip last July was spent sightseeing , and Shulkin directed an aide beforehand to plan the leisure activities with his wife and the aide made "extensive use of official tim...

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Maldives: Officials accuse ex-president, judges of wanting to overthrow govt

Maldives: Officials accuse ex-president, judges of wanting to overthrow govt

They urge intervention not because they have the best interest of Maldives and the Maldivians at heart, but only to assert India' power vis-à-vis China which has gained ground in the Maldives since A...

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Gov. Bruce Rauner wants schools to pick up teacher pensions

Gov. Bruce Rauner wants schools to pick up teacher pensions

Rauner told the General Assembly in Springfield that his plan will allow for an income tax cut of $1 billion, essentially reversing an increase passed by the General Assembly previous year. Rauner...

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Crude Oil Dips As IEA Sees Further Shale Boom

Crude Oil Dips As IEA Sees Further Shale Boom

U.S. production "will soon overtake that of Saudi Arabia" and "by the end of this year, ..." In November 2014, the USA shale boom prompted the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPE...

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Kerala Youth Congress leader killed, party blames CPI-M

Kerala Youth Congress leader killed, party blames CPI-M

Though Shuhaib was immediately taken to a nearby hospital, he later succumbed to his injuries at the Kozhikode Medical college hospital. The trio were rushed to a private hospital in Kannur . Congr...

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Kerala hikes minimum bus fares to Rs 8 from March 1

Kerala hikes minimum bus fares to Rs 8 from March 1

Besides, the finances of the public transport utility KSRTC are also in the red, thus giving the state government added incentive to undertake a fare revision. If the government had waived the profits...

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Barnaby Joyce Denies Breaching Ministerial Code Of Conduct With Vikki Campion

Barnaby Joyce Denies Breaching Ministerial Code Of Conduct With Vikki Campion

And LNP backbencher Ian Macdonald has added to the pressure on Mr Joyce, saying that being acting Prime Minister next week would "take the focus away from where the country is heading". Joyce has also...

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Former Phoenix Suns star Amar'e Stoudemire joins the BIG3 league

Former Phoenix Suns star Amar'e Stoudemire joins the BIG3 league

This offseason, BIG3 expanded rosters by adding a second Co-Captain to each team. Amar'e Stoudemire isn't finished playing basketball. Stoudemire spent 14 seasons in the National Basketball ...

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Mahinda Rajapaksa demands snap general polls after landslide win

Mahinda Rajapaksa demands snap general polls after landslide win

The ruling United National Party (UNP) led by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe won 41 local government bodies while the ITAK, which represents the minority Tamil population, won 34. In a letter to ...

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Tell Joyce to go, Shorten tells PM

Tell Joyce to go, Shorten tells PM

Overwhelmingly however, the Nationals have been supportive, with one of Mr Joyce's strongest allies David Littleproud today telling reporters any reports of a delegation of party members who approac...

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Dramatic Efforts Stop Runaway SUV After 911 Call About Stuck Gas Pedal

Dramatic Efforts Stop Runaway SUV After 911 Call About Stuck Gas Pedal

The runaway vehicle traveled almost 50 miles before law enforcement was able to get ahead of the SUV and throw down three stop sticks to deflate the tires, according to the paper. Both try to keep t...

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Trailer For Atlanta Season Two: Robbin' Season Released

Trailer For Atlanta Season Two: Robbin' Season Released

Paper Boi ( Brian Tyree Henry ) make it in the Georgia capital's rap scene. As far as we can tell, Earn ( Donald Glover ) is still living in a storage unit, hanging out with his boys, and promoting ...

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A dog in Kansas tried to run for governor - yes, really

A dog in Kansas tried to run for governor - yes, really

Angus's owner, Terran Woolley, officially filed the paperwork to enter his dog in the race after reports surfaced that the state does not have any requirements for who can run for the office. He...

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Jordan to secure five-year USA aid pledge, Jordanian official says

Jordan to secure five-year USA aid pledge, Jordanian official says

In terms of when President Trump will enact a peace plan, Tillerson said there is no set date. Some experts say that the move is further proof that Trump's tough rhetoric is meaningless and disc...

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Blue wave forming? Margaret Good wins special election in House District 72

The Democratic party, bullish on gaining momentum before the 2018 midterm elections, set its sights on the Sarasota district as another opportunity to flip a legislative seat nationwide. Good's campa...

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Egypt police detain former anti-graft chief, family says

Egypt police detain former anti-graft chief, family says

The Egyptian military said Monday it would take legal action against the country's former anti-corruption chief Hisham Geneina and former military chief-of-staff Sami Anan, who is now under arrest. It...

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Judge to decide whether Powerball winner can stay anonymous

Judge to decide whether Powerball winner can stay anonymous

Her lawyer, Steven Gordon, who is chasing the millions on her behalf said she is fearful of the repercussions of being linked to such a large sum . "Allowing Ms. Arguments against allowing anonymit...

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Calls for bribery charges against Netanyahu

Calls for bribery charges against Netanyahu

It said the Netanyahu-Lapid-Milchan episode was one of the key elements of the case, since it allegedly showed the prime minister attempting to intervene in legislation to benefit Milchan financiall...

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Suspected poacher mauled by lions identified

Suspected poacher mauled by lions identified

David Baloyi, 50, had crossed into South Africa from Mozambique along with two other men, armed with powerful hunting rifles, according to MailOnline . Ngoepe said police in Hoedspruit had opened an ...

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Padman Box-office Collections Day 5: Akshay Kumar's movie earns Rs 52.04 cr

Padman Box-office Collections Day 5: Akshay Kumar's movie earns Rs 52.04 cr

Padman opened to 10.26 crores on Friday and ended up doing about 40 crores by the end of weekend with Sunday being the highest as film banked 16.11 crores on that day. In the past, she has impressed ...

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Climber rescued, others stranded on Oregon's Mount Hood

Climber rescued, others stranded on Oregon's Mount Hood

Mountaineering rangers review applications, and if teams appear to lack experience, rangers speak to them about other training they might consider or other peaks to climb to gain experience. Brian Jen...

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Rudd marks 10 years since Stolen apology

Rudd marks 10 years since Stolen apology

Handing down the annual Closing the Gap report on Monday, the prime minister focused on growth in indigenous businesses as a sign of success, while acknowledging four of the seven targets are not on...

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Registered sex offender steps down as fire chief

Registered sex offender steps down as fire chief

I felt the best thing to do was back away, ' Roger Gilbert Jr. told JET24. While people are obviously livid over a pedophile being re-elected as the fire chief, Spartansburg Mayor Ann Louise W...

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International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach to visit North Korea after PyeongChang Olympics

International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach to visit North Korea after PyeongChang Olympics

Vice President Mike Pence told The Washington Post that the administration of President Donald Trump would be open to possible talks with the North. President Moon has yet to accept the invitation...

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Barry Bennell found guilty of indecent assault, rape

Barry Bennell found guilty of indecent assault, rape

Not guilty verdicts were returned on three further charges, on the direction of the judge earlier in the trial. Bennell had a seven-year association with Manchester City and also worked in Crewe's...

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Robots Are Skiing Now. Will They Take Winter Olympians' Jobs?

Robots Are Skiing Now. Will They Take Winter Olympians' Jobs?

The Ski Robot Challenge was organized by South Korea's Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy in conjunction with the Korea Institute for Robot Industry Advancement. "I heard the Alpine skiing has b...

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RBI ask banks to settle big bad loans in 180 days

RBI ask banks to settle big bad loans in 180 days

Total deposit of the bank stood at Rs 2.11 lakh crore by the end of December 2017 and gross credit was Rs 1.62 lakh crore. "Also, if the resolution plan fails to get implemented by September 1, 2018, ...

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Taiwan quake death toll rises to 17

Taiwan quake death toll rises to 17

Thousands of emergency workers had combed through the rubble at the foot of the 12-storey Yun Tsui apartment block since the quake struck the eastern city of Hualien on Tuesday. The mainland is high...

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SpaceX to launch prototype Starlink satellites for global internet — GeekWire

SpaceX to launch prototype Starlink satellites for global internet — GeekWire

The launch has been set for 6:17 am Saturday from VAFB's Space Launch Complex-4. According to a report at Nasaspaceflight.com, the Paz satellite - named after the Spanish word for "peace" - will b...

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Cuomo adds $7M to NY budget proposal for early voting

Cuomo adds $7M to NY budget proposal for early voting

Taxpayers making such contributions would get a deduction on their federal taxes. The proposal must be approved by the state Legislature. "The Council also continues to emphasize that, with multi-...

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Philippines opposes China naming features on its continental shelf

Philippines opposes China naming features on its continental shelf

The Philippine embassy in Beijing raised concerns with the Chinese government and was considering notifying worldwide hydrographic and oceanographic agencies that deal with the mapping and naming of u...

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IRFU Issue Injury Updates On Robbie Henshaw And Tadhg Furlong

IRFU Issue Injury Updates On Robbie Henshaw And Tadhg Furlong

Now Joe Schmidt will hope that Leinster centre Garry Ringrose will be back from ankle trouble in time to slot into midfield to replace Henshaw for the visit of Warren Gatland's Wales. Schmidt's me...

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Breakthrough for BJP-NDPP, Rio wins unopposed

Breakthrough for BJP-NDPP, Rio wins unopposed

From the total of 256 applicants for the 60 constituency seats in Nagaland, 32 withdrew their papers and 29 were declared invalid, leaving a total of 195 candidates in the running for the February 2...

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Climber killed in fall on Mount Hood, Oregon

Climber killed in fall on Mount Hood, Oregon

Emergency crews responded to separate incidents at the Hogsback area Tuesday to help 2 injured people, however, the male climber was pronounced dead once he arrived at the hospital, according to off...

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Russian Federation denies reports of explosion before crash

Russian Federation denies reports of explosion before crash

With the difference widening, it said , the crew apparently switched off the autopilot and returned to manually flying the plane, which hit the ground six minutes after takeoff. Russian Emergency Min...

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Tinder to adopt Bumble's 'ladies first' feature in a future update

Tinder to adopt Bumble's 'ladies first' feature in a future update

Here's a breakdown of the free dating apps available to college students; ones that you've likely heard about and some which may be new to you. The one major difference between Hinge and Tinder is t...

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Make the most of a hopeful sign of thaw with North Korea

Make the most of a hopeful sign of thaw with North Korea

It seems that the two sides have successfully built momentum for arranging the first inter-Korean summit since Moon's former boss and mentor Roh Moo-hyun and the North Korean leader's late father, Kim...

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Allegiant Air announces new flights from Evansville to Destin

Allegiant Air announces new flights from Evansville to Destin

DESTIN — Allegiant Airs Florida footprint is growing. Las Vegas-based Allegiant is investing more than $49 million to establish a year-round base at VPS. Travelers can book their entire vacation wit...

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NY Judge Awards $6.7 Million To Artists Whose Graffiti Was Destroyed

NY Judge Awards $6.7 Million To Artists Whose Graffiti Was Destroyed

Some 21 graffiti artists sued Jerry Wolkoff, the owner of the buildings, a year ago under the Visual Rights of 1990 - which protects artists' rights to their work, even if someone else owns it physica...

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