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North Korea's silence clouds prospects of Trump-Kim meeting

North Korea's silence clouds prospects of Trump-Kim meeting

North Korea's economy was growing and Pyongyang's willingness to talk was a sign of its strength, not its desperation, it said. Following the Pyongchang Winter Olympics game, relations between So...

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Russia Still Failing To Own Up To Doping, Says WADA

Russia Still Failing To Own Up To Doping, Says WADA

WADA officials want to join the Russian Investigative Committee visiting the Moscow testing laboratory at the heart of a state-backed doping programme. The new head of RUSADA, Yury Ganus, told journal...

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Palestinian jailed for striking Israeli

Palestinian jailed for striking Israeli

USA officials have not said when it will be unveiled, but Abbas has already ruled it out, accusing the Trump administration of being unfairly biased in favor of Israel. President Donald Trump´s Dece...

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Rocket Attack by Terrorists on Damascus Outskirts Kills 37 People

Rocket Attack by Terrorists on Damascus Outskirts Kills 37 People

It was not immediately clear who was behind the strikes. Syrian state media and a rebel spokesman say a deal has been reached to evacuate 7,500 gunmen and their families from a town in eastern Ghou...

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Bayer mega-takeover of Monsanto wins approval from European Commission

Bayer mega-takeover of Monsanto wins approval from European Commission

European Union competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager told press that the sale worth 51 billion euros (62.6 billion USA dollars) would be permitted by the bloc's antitrust watchdog. Brussels laun...

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Kosovo MPs use tear gas to halt parliament vote on border deal

Kosovo MPs use tear gas to halt parliament vote on border deal

Kosovo's parliament needs a super-majority of two-thirds to pass the border agreement, and the tear gas stunt might actually encourage the country's lawmakers to get on board, Selimi said. Two members...

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Congress compromising national security by hiring CA for 2019 campaign: BJP

Congress compromising national security by hiring CA for 2019 campaign: BJP

Read Also: Donald Trump's election managers come shopping for clients ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls " Indian National Congress or the Congress President has never used or never hired the services ...

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Not BJP, only God and People behind me, Says Rajinikanth

Not BJP, only God and People behind me, Says Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth on Tuesday in Chennai also denied the rumors that suggested he will launch his new political party and its flag on April 14. He added that it is the responsibility of the secular state o...

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Petrol bomb hurled at BJP district chief's house in TN, none hurt

Petrol bomb hurled at BJP district chief's house in TN, none hurt

The bomb was hurled around 3AM when Nandakumar was sleeping in the house, police said. The miscreants poured fuel on the leader's vehicle and later threw a projectile leaving the auto damaged, th...

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Primary Election: Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner wins GOP nod for 2nd term

Primary Election: Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner wins GOP nod for 2nd term

In the Republican primary, one far-right state legislator, Jeanne Ives , is trying to kick Rauner off the ballot in November altogether with a socially conservative campaign railing on the governor...

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#Deletefacebook calls grow after Cambridge Analytica data scandal

#Deletefacebook calls grow after Cambridge Analytica data scandal

See stories of Analytics and AI in your inbox. Responding to the claims in the investigation, a spokesman from Cambridge Analytica said it had never claimed to have won the election for Trump,...

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Fonterra posts net loss of $348m on back of Beingmate impairment

Fonterra posts net loss of $348m on back of Beingmate impairment

Fonterra posted total revenue of $9.8 billion for the six months ended January 1, up 6% on the same period a year ago. Dairy giant Fonterra has raised its 2017-18 milk price forecast, but taken a 36...

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Lionel Messi says goodbye to his 3 boys before hitting Argentina camp

Lionel Messi says goodbye to his 3 boys before hitting Argentina camp

Messi is widely considered one of the greatest players of all time, but his detractors often point to the fact he has never won global football's biggest trophy in order to rule out his eligibility as...

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Mumbai rail-blockade ends as Piyush Goyal assures agitating job-seekers

Mumbai rail-blockade ends as Piyush Goyal assures agitating job-seekers

Speaking to media, Piyush Goyal said, "Recruitment in Railways is underway at a large scale". Addressing a hurriedly-called press conference, Goyal said the 20 percent posts were reserved in keepi...

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Delhi Student, 15, Hangs Self. Parents Say 2 Teachers Sexually Harassed Her

Delhi Student, 15, Hangs Self. Parents Say 2 Teachers Sexually Harassed Her

Though the police could not find a suicide note to ascertain the reason behind the girl killing herself, her mother is blaming two of her school teachers. The father of the victim also alleged that ...

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Kabul blast: At least 28 killed, 18 injured, says interior ministry official

Kabul blast: At least 28 killed, 18 injured, says interior ministry official

TOLOnews journalists at the scene say they saw many bodies lying on the ground soon after the explosion. The site of the blast is close to a shrine considered sacred by the country's ethnic Shia Haz...

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Jayalalithaa Refused to go to Hospital, Sasikala Tells Probe Panel

Jayalalithaa Refused to go to Hospital, Sasikala Tells Probe Panel

In an affidavit filed, Sasikala disclosed that Jayalalithaa indicated she was unwell. Sasikala said that on the same day earlier she had suggested to Jayalalithaa that she be taken to the hospital, ...

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Merkel congratulated Putin on his win in elections

Merkel congratulated Putin on his win in elections

Merkel met with Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar in Berlin a day after European Union and British negotiators said there had been no breakthrough on the Irish border issue, despite announcing progres...

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Snow this evening into Wednesday morning

Snow this evening into Wednesday morning

Highs will only reach the upper 40s with strong winds . Storm Team4's Sheena Parveen said the roads will be wet in the D.C. area on Tuesday , following a wintry mix of rain and snow, except in Nor...

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UPA had denied separate religion tag to Lingayat in 2013

UPA had denied separate religion tag to Lingayat in 2013

Weeks before forthcoming Assembly polls, the Congress government in Karnataka on Monday approved a seven-member committee's recommendation to accord separate minority religion status to Lingayats. The...

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Kansas State keeps winning NCAA Tournament games with defense

Kansas State keeps winning NCAA Tournament games with defense

On the season, UMBC basketball averages 73.9 points, 34.8 rebounds and 15.5 assists per game . We kept fighting, especially in crunch time . Ideally, in the future, strides being made in graduating ...

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Palestinian president brands USA envoy a 'son of a dog'

Palestinian president brands USA envoy a 'son of a dog'

Trump's announcement on Jerusalem delighted the Israeli government but infuriated Palestinians, who have staged regular protests since then. In his speech, Abbas criticised the USA recognition of O...

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Asylum applications to European Union down by 50 pct in 2017, statistics say

Asylum applications to European Union down by 50 pct in 2017, statistics say

It's a considerable drop from over 1.2 million requests in 2016, and especially from the peak of almost 1.26 million applications in 2015. First-time applications increased in Spain (by 96 percent), F...

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Expelled Russian diplomats leave London for home

Expelled Russian diplomats leave London for home

Tensions between the two countries have ratcheted higher since the March 4 poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury. He repeated his call fo...

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Korea to send 160-member art troupe to NK for concerts

Korea to send 160-member art troupe to NK for concerts

The announcement is a result of working-level talks held between the two Koreas earlier in the day to hammer out details of the Pyongyang performances. Cho was the last South Korean singer to perform ...

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Early morning armed robbery in Ocean Springs

Early morning armed robbery in Ocean Springs

A police spokesman said: "We had a robbery at a shop in Leyland". The victim was not injured. During the search, police say they seized the 89 assorted iPhones and a replica AK-47 airsoft rifle. A...

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Austin bombing suspect dies after detonating explosive in his vehicle, police say

Austin bombing suspect dies after detonating explosive in his vehicle, police say

But just after midnight, in the early moments of Tuesday, a package exploded at a FedEx distribution facility in Schertz, outside San Antonio. Police believe the second bomb may have been intended f...

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Putin, Trump want better ties, plan summit

Putin, Trump want better ties, plan summit

Trump said he congratulated Putin on his win during a phone call on March 20 and said he hopes the two leaders can meet in the "not too distant future" to discuss the arms race, Ukraine, North Ko...

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Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent

Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent

Regarding US-China relations, Li said Beijing doesn't "want to see a trade war" with the US and will take measures towards achieving a more balanced trading relationship. He is now considered the mo...

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Inslee Statement on New Pennsylvania Congressional Map

Inslee Statement on New Pennsylvania Congressional Map

The court-drawn map is expected to upend that tilt. Thanks to Governor Wolf's leadership, Pennsylvania's congressional maps will be more representative and our nation's democracy will be stronger. B...

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Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress Chief, say sources

Raj Babbar resigns as UP Congress Chief, say sources

A source close to the party was quoted as saying that Babbar has been asked to continue on his post till a new state unit chief is elected by the party. With speculation swirling that Gujarat PCC chie...

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Woman faces arson charge after crashing into police substation while on fire

Woman faces arson charge after crashing into police substation while on fire

Hallandale Beach Blvd. The vehicle crashed through the wall, into the office's community service room and burst into flames. "A worker who was painting inside the office helped Johnson out of the au...

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Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka

Imran Khan's hat-trick: Cricketer turned politician marries Bushra Maneka

According to sources, Khan has chose to not travel overseas yet and also to arrange a reception in Islamabad with limited guests. A friend of Bushra Wattoo, Imran Khan's third wife , has claime...

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ACLU Statement on White House Nondisclosure Agreements | American Civil Liberties Union

ACLU Statement on White House Nondisclosure Agreements | American Civil Liberties Union

Marcus called such agreements that gag White House staff members even after the president's term "not only oppressive but constitutionally repugnant". Trump, already infuriated by White House leaks, a...

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Trooper Involved in Shooting After Car Chase in Northwest Missouri

Trooper Involved in Shooting After Car Chase in Northwest Missouri

Kentucky State Police say troopers were notified by the Daviess County Sheriff's Office around 4:30 p.m. Monday to assist in a trespassing complaint in the 300 block of Hill Bridge Road in Daviess Cou...

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Missouri man seeks second reprieve from Supreme Court

Missouri man seeks second reprieve from Supreme Court

If he goes ahead, he will be the first in Missouri since January 2017. However, Bucklew's defense argued that he had a medical condition that could cause huge suffering during his execution. Missour...

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Myanmar's president Htin Kyaw resigns, 'to take rest from duties'

Myanmar's president Htin Kyaw resigns, 'to take rest from duties'

He was hand picked by the Nobel peace prize laureate to become president because a constitution drafted by the country's former junta bars her from the top office. Myanmar has two vice presidents, and...

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High Court tosses out Dotcom's Obama bid

High Court tosses out Dotcom's Obama bid

Dotcom and several other New Zealand-based defendants have denied the allegations. The internet entrepreneur had made an application to the High Court at Auckland asking for an order to examine Mr O...

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Fox News Contributor Quits, Accuses Network of 'Fostering Corrosive and Unjustified Paranoia'

Fox News Contributor Quits, Accuses Network of 'Fostering Corrosive and Unjustified Paranoia'

Fox News responded that Peters is entitled to his opinion, while accusing him of using his opinion "as a weapon in order to gain attention". Peters also said he was "appalled" at the hosts attackin...

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Napoli causing Juventus problems as Sarri revels in crucial win

Napoli causing Juventus problems as Sarri revels in crucial win

Icardi's first, from a penalty, was his 100th goal in Serie A and the second was scored with a clever backheel. "He is one of the three best goalkeepers in the world and I am happy to have him", said ...

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