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Saudi-British Trade Volume Amounts to 10 Billion Pounds

Saudi-British Trade Volume Amounts to 10 Billion Pounds

The three-day visit will include a second Royal audience - dinner with the Prince Charles and Prince William - a briefing with national security officials, and a prestigious visit to the prime min...

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Boris Johnson sows confusion over England's World Cup involvement

Boris Johnson sows confusion over England's World Cup involvement

Johnson told lawmakers in the House of Commons that Britain will have a "robust" response if Russian involvement is proven, including sanctions and other measures. In her comment on Johnson's remark t...

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Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 1/4 per cent

Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 1/4 per cent

For the USA, the bank predicted fresh government spending and the tax reductions would likely lift growth in 2018 and 2019. "However, trade policy developments are an important and growing source ...

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'One last Christmas' - the bittersweet end to Australia's first same-sex marriage

'One last Christmas' - the bittersweet end to Australia's first same-sex marriage

The required 30-day waiting period - same-sex couples began applying for legal marriages six days prior, following the country's passage of marriage equality - had been waived for Kindt and Grant, due...

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Senate signs off on year-round daylight-saving time

Senate signs off on year-round daylight-saving time

Benjamin Franklin ("early to bed and early to rise") endorsed time change to save money on candles, and troops in World War I followed suit to save on coal. It took the state Senate less than a minute...

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OJ Simpson special: Christopher Darden will be analyst

OJ Simpson special: Christopher Darden will be analyst

The book was also scrapped amid public outrage. Soledad O'Brien is hosting the Fox special, O.J. At the time of the interview, O.J. was promoting the book If I Did It , which has become subject...

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Devon Energy (DVN) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Accern Reports

Stack Financial Management Inc bought 34,255 shares as the company's stock declined 13.09% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 107,000 shares of the capital goods company at t...

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Saudi Arabia Donates $10m To Nigeria's IDPs

Saudi Arabia Donates $10m To Nigeria's IDPs

But the crown prince's visit has also attracted protests against Britain's arms sales to Saudi Arabia , as well as the ongoing war in neighboring Yemen . Moreover, he added that this visit is on...

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Modi's BJP wins India's northeast regional elections

Modi's BJP wins India's northeast regional elections

Sangma submitted his resignation to Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad in Shillong following the assembly election results. But the parties who are supporting us are committed to work for the welfa...

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O'Rourke plans for Senate race after winning Texas primary

O'Rourke plans for Senate race after winning Texas primary

O'Rourke talks to Rachel Martin following Tuesday's primary in the Lone Star State. "Of the 254 counties [in Texas], we've visited 226 so far". Democrats haven't won any of Texas' 29 statewide o...

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Professional standards investigation launched amid reports police interviewed McArthur before arrest

Professional standards investigation launched amid reports police interviewed McArthur before arrest

Police have said the investigation into McArthur could last years, and that they are tracing the former landscaper's whereabouts as far back as they can go. Police said the latest unidentified remains...

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Arrested Over Sexual Exploitation Of Children

Arrested Over Sexual Exploitation Of Children

More raids and arrests are expected in the coming months. The victims, who were raped and sexually abused not only by members of the family, but by people outside the family who "paid for access"....

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Britain First leaders guilty of harassing rape trial witnesses

Britain First leaders guilty of harassing rape trial witnesses

Frasen and Golding stood trial at Folkestone Magistrates' Court - both denying the charges brought against them. Tamin Rahmani's brother Faiz told the court: "The lady with red hair approached me an...

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Security, trade top agenda as Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince visits UK

Security, trade top agenda as Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince visits UK

But as it emerged that the Crown Prince will be treated to what is effectively a state visit in all but name - with a trip to the PM's country home in Chequers as well as Buckingham Palace - critics w...

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Protests outside UK Parliament ahead of Saudi Crown Prince's visit

Protests outside UK Parliament ahead of Saudi Crown Prince's visit

The three-day visit will include a second Royal audience - dinner with the Prince Charles and Prince William - a briefing with national security officials, and a prestigious visit on Thursday to the p...

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Chancellor to push post-Brexit financial services free trade deal

The guidelines reflect voice of 27 Member States to dialogue with ir still British partners. "This unfortunately will have negative economic consequences". That political statement - perhaps best de...

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Sri Lanka took the game away in Powerplays: Dhawan

Sri Lanka took the game away in Powerplays: Dhawan

Premadasa Stadium here on Tuesday. Key players including captain Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni have been rested for the tri-series involving India , Sri Lanka and Bangladesh . By the ti...

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Rohingya crisis: United Nations envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

Rohingya crisis: United Nations envoy says refugees facing 'forced starvation'

In 1991, she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize - just one of many prestigious honors. Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, in a speech to the United Nations Human Rights Council, also said reports of bulldozi...

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DeKalb Water Main Break Open Thread

DeKalb Water Main Break Open Thread

The Buford Highway runs from DeKalb County into northern Atlanta. Another press conference will be held at around 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday to update parents on whether or not schools will be closed ...

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Abbott and Patrick hold majority in GOP primaries, Dems undaunted

Abbott and Patrick hold majority in GOP primaries, Dems undaunted

There is at least one Democratic candidate in every congressional district - 36 of them - for the first time since 1992. They've drawn so many hopefuls from each party, that most primary races w...

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BJP MPs to have dinner with PM Modi, Amit Shah on Friday

BJP MPs to have dinner with PM Modi, Amit Shah on Friday

Six people - two from the CPI (M) and four from the BJP - were hospitalised, he said, adding that paramilitary forces and Tripura State Rifles personnel were deployed in the area. The state of Tripura...

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PNB Scam: ICICI Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank Shikha Sharma Summoned

PNB Scam: ICICI Chanda Kochhar and Axis Bank Shikha Sharma Summoned

The CBI had earlier questioned ICICI bank executive director NS Kanan as part of the investigation in India's biggest banking fraud. Later, V Srinivasan, Deputy Managing Director of Axis Bank ...

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Fairfax County chase suspect hits self with own vehicle

Fairfax County chase suspect hits self with own vehicle

A daring half-mile chase ensued, but it ended rather unusually with Bonsu jumping out of his vehicle and starting to run off. "He sped off, then got out of his vehicle to escape, but forgot to put it ...

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Ghana@61:Buhari Congratulates Ghanaians

Ghana@61:Buhari Congratulates Ghanaians

Furthermore, he congratulated the President, Akufo-Addo for what he described as "a successful one year in office". "A Ghana beyond aid is a prosperous and self-confident Ghana that is in charge of it...

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Day Zero won't happen this year‚ Maimane tells Cape Town

Day Zero won't happen this year‚ Maimane tells Cape Town

We were told that due to the worst drought the city had seen in over 100 years, its water supply was near depletion, and Day Zero , the day on which the taps would turn off was set to arrive on April...

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Jared Kushner to visit Mexico, meet with Mexican president

Jared Kushner to visit Mexico, meet with Mexican president

Gen. Stephen Townsend, commander, Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve, at CJTF-OIR headquarters. The meeting will center on immigration, trade, security and economics, a Trump adm...

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Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

Saudi crown prince greeted in Britain with pomp, protests

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn questioned earlier: "As she makes her arms sales pitch, will she also call on the crown prince to halt the shocking abuse of human rights in Saudi Arabia?" The two countr...

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Student at Beulah High School in Opelika arrested for making terrorist threats

Student at Beulah High School in Opelika arrested for making terrorist threats

She said activities held to honor the victims of Parkland also should include the two students who died in January at a shooting at Marshall County High School in Benton. Karen Gauen wrote in a lett...

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Modi condemns vandalism of statues of political leaders

Modi condemns vandalism of statues of political leaders

A statue of Erode Venkata Ramasamy Periyar , an anti-religious scholar and social reformer was then vandalised in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, allegedly by BJP members. "Views should be confront...

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Gigaba contradicted by Home Affairs on Guptas' citizenship

Gigaba contradicted by Home Affairs on Guptas' citizenship

Sisulu said that the brothers could be extradited back to South Africa should they be criminally charged, if a request is made to the Indian government. "We have had discussions with the Director Gene...

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Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar leaves for U.S. for treatment

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar leaves for U.S. for treatment

Soon after he was admitted to the Mumbai hospital, the Chief Minister's Office steadfastly maintained that Parrikar was suffering from "mild pancreatitis" and he was expected to be discharged shor...

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Cong MLA Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan carries tear gas shell inside Kerala House

Cong MLA Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan carries tear gas shell inside Kerala House

During the discussions about home department Thiruvanchoor said that Police Raj is still prevailing in the state. "The police force in the state has been using grenades which expired and this will c...

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Case registered against actor Raveena Tandon

Case registered against actor Raveena Tandon

Raveena said being an outsider, she did not know the temple's ban on phones. She had visited the temple on 4 March. While speaking to a leading entertainment portal she said "I had absolutely no i...

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Kashmir observes shutdown over army firing in Shopian; separatist leaders detained

Kashmir observes shutdown over army firing in Shopian; separatist leaders detained

Meanwhile, young men and women, who stood shoulder to shoulder, offered funeral prayers to the. "The CM tweeted accepting that the youth killed in Shopian by the security forces were civilians whi...

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SC tells CBSE not to make Aadhaar must for all-India tests

SC tells CBSE not to make Aadhaar must for all-India tests

The court is now in the middle of hearing a constitutional challenge against Aadhaar and its mandatory linking to various services including banking and mobile phones. The bench said, "It is a ver...

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China leads WTO nations in protest over Trump tariffs

China leads WTO nations in protest over Trump tariffs

The reciprocity argument maintains that the United States should not unilaterally dismantle protectionist programs while other countries maintain similar (bad) policies, but this approach cedes USA co...

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Air India to start Delhi-Tel Aviv flight from March 22

Air India to start Delhi-Tel Aviv flight from March 22

The announcement comes days after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told reporters on Monday that the Saudis had given the go-ahead to Air India to fly through its airspace to and from Tel Aviv ....

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CBI moves Delhi court seeking a narco-analysis test on Karti Chidambaram

CBI moves Delhi court seeking a narco-analysis test on Karti Chidambaram

The agency claims that it is crucial to the investigation to interrogate Karti and his CA together. Bhaskararaman sought bail on the ground that he was not required for custodial interrogation and...

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Thousands of Flights Canceled as Second Nor'easter Slams East Coast

Thousands of Flights Canceled as Second Nor'easter Slams East Coast

The National Weather Service urged people to stay off the roads to allow emergency and road crews to do their jobs. Approximately 27% of today's arriving & departing flights are canceled. JetBlue, D...

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Trump says US will 'counteract' Russia meddling

Trump says US will 'counteract' Russia meddling

President defends plans for tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, says the USA has been mistreated for years. "The WH has tremendous energy...so many people want to come in...everybody wants to be ...

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