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Tremors in parts of India after quake in Afghanistan

Tremors in parts of India after quake in Afghanistan

Few jumped from second and third floors of the building. The injured have been moved to District Headquarters Hospital, an Express Tribune report said. The tremors - which lasted for 15 to 20 seconds ...

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Autopsy report confirms Pakistani-Italian woman Sana Cheema was strangled to death

Autopsy report confirms Pakistani-Italian woman Sana Cheema was strangled to death

In 2016, the father and the ex-husband of a British-Pakistani woman, Samia Shahid, were charged by Punjab police in connection with her rape and murder. According to family members, Cheema died in ear...

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Israeli defence chief hopes fighting with Iran in Syria over for now

Israeli defence chief hopes fighting with Iran in Syria over for now

Earlier, state news agency SANA and a war monitor reported artillery fire from Israeli-held territory at Baath City in Quneitra province. No party claimed responsibility for the attack, but Isra...

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Michelle Wolf seems unfazed by fallout from White House Correspondents dinner

Michelle Wolf seems unfazed by fallout from White House Correspondents dinner

Maybe she's born with it, maybe it's lies". "I would have to say", Wolf said, "That if you hated the correspondents' dinner, you're really going to hate this show". Meyers also congratulated Wol...

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'Azadi' isn't possible, it won't happen: Army Chief to Kashmir youth

'Azadi' isn't possible, it won't happen: Army Chief to Kashmir youth

He said from 1947 till date, Indian army and forces has killed hundreds of thousands in Kashmir . He stated that the terrorists can not achieve anything as ultimately, they can not fight the Indian A...

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PM Modi To Address National Executives Of BJP Wings On May 17

PM Modi To Address National Executives Of BJP Wings On May 17

He further said that instead of taking the society together, the Congress is bothered about votes, "I am here in a land closely associated with Bhagwan Basaveshwara". The opinion poll said that Cong...

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Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj reaches Myanmar on two-day visit

Indian external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj reaches Myanmar on two-day visit

She received a request from an individual who sought Swaraj's help for the issuance of a new passport as his original passport had got damaged. Sushma Swaraj promised to help him but not without sch...

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New Meghan Markle waxwork is revealed by Madame Tussauds

New Meghan Markle waxwork is revealed by Madame Tussauds

To celebrate the big day, officials at Madame Tussauds have created a waxwork figure of the US star, which they unveiled in London on Wednesday (09May18). Which one is the real Meghan Markle? ...

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China, Japan, South Korea say resounding

China, Japan, South Korea say resounding "no" to protectionism

On Wednesday, May 9, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe met Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and South Korean President Moon Jae-in expressed a share desire for the denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula...

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Hailey Baldwin asked Shawn Mendes to be her boyfriend back in 2013

Hailey Baldwin asked Shawn Mendes to be her boyfriend back in 2013

Now, there's even more adorable information about the new couple: Hailey tweeted about wanting to date Shawn back in 2013. It looks like Shawn has a girlfriend. OK, not necessarily but just fo...

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Drew Bledsoe and Terry Rozier together at last

Drew Bledsoe and Terry Rozier together at last

It all started at the beginning of the first round, when Rozier made an audible typo, calling Milwaukee Bucks point guard Eric Bledsoe "Drew Bledsoe" on accident. Rozier's profile within Boston ha...

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Australia call off hosting Bangladesh for Test, ODI series citing financial reasons

Australia call off hosting Bangladesh for Test, ODI series citing financial reasons

The shocking development comes despite the Bangladesh Cricket Board imploring Cricket Australia to go ahead with the series. Australia suffered its first Test defeat to Bangladesh past year. India had...

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SpaceX to debut upgraded Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX to debut upgraded Falcon 9 rocket

It is part of SpaceX's goal of rapid reusability and high reliability for its rockets. The launch window opens at 4:12 p.m. EDT and runs until 6:22 p.m. It is set to carry a satellite into space f...

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Syria accuses Israel for air strike at army base

Syria accuses Israel for air strike at army base

It put the area, which is Syrian territory under Israeli control, under high alert and instructed bomb shelters to be unlocked. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday accused Iran ...

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Iranian forces fire on Israeli positions in Golan: Israeli army

President Donald Trump announced he would pull out of the historic Iran nuclear deal. The official news agency SANA said without elaborating that the attack occurred in the countryside in Kisweh, ju...

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6 thoughtful ways to give mom a break this Mother's Day!

6 thoughtful ways to give mom a break this Mother's Day!

However, I'm inherently wary of the assumption that all or even most mothers want nothing more than a late-morning all-you-can-eat buffet. The first suggestion for a Mother's Day in America was made...

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Syria shoots down dozens of Israeli missiles

Syria shoots down dozens of Israeli missiles

According to SANA , Israel's strikes were targeted at Syrian missile defense systems and radar stations. SOHR attributed the strike to Israel, which hit the Al-Kiswah area in southwestern Rif Dima...

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UN Security Council pushes Myanmar on accountability over Rohingyas

UN Security Council pushes Myanmar on accountability over Rohingyas

He added that "there may be civilian leaders as well who may be liable for worldwide crimes in this situation" but said Fortify Rights has focused on the military. The UNSC made the call in light of t...

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Trump officials prepare for Singapore summit with N.Korea

Trump officials prepare for Singapore summit with N.Korea

Some members of Congress, while applauding the release of the three Americans, are expressing concern about the upcoming Trump-Kim summit. At lunch on Wednesday, Pompeo said the United States is c...

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Boy Scouts to allow girls in some programs

Boy Scouts to allow girls in some programs

This program is for children ages eleven through seventeen. The organization is expanding corporate partnerships in both those areas, and developing a Girl Scout Network Page on LinkedIn to support ca...

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Senior White House Aides Urge Trump To Dump Scandal-Ridden Pruitt

Senior White House Aides Urge Trump To Dump Scandal-Ridden Pruitt

The memo does not detail any specific incident in which Pruitt was said to be in danger or what exactly is meant by " lashing out ". The documents include vouchers for all of Pruitt's official trave...

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Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino Officially Announces June 28th Grand Opening

Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino Officially Announces June 28th Grand Opening

The property will operate at the site of the former Trump Taj Mahal . The resort casino has been hiring employees in the thousands in anticipation of the reopening of what used to be the Trump T...

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Equestrian: Jonelle Price and Classic Moet shoot into lead at Badminton

Equestrian: Jonelle Price and Classic Moet shoot into lead at Badminton

Price, part of the bronze medal-winning team at the London Olympics in 2012, jumped from 22nd to the top of the leaderboard after a cross country effort. "She's some mare, so un-special that she's spe...

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Crews search for missing swimmer in Orlando pond known for large gators

Crews search for missing swimmer in Orlando pond known for large gators

It has not been confirmed that a gator bit anyone, but rescue crews reported seeing what they said looked like a almost 6-foot-long gator swimming in the lake. The sheriff's office Marine Unit disco...

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Sonko Disowns Goons Who Attacked Nairobi CBD Traders Chairman Timothy Muriuki

Sonko Disowns Goons Who Attacked Nairobi CBD Traders Chairman Timothy Muriuki

Appearing before Milimani Senior Principal Magistrate Martha Mutuku on Wednesday, Mbugua and the two others pleaded not guilty to the charges. But the prosecution said stringent bail terms should be...

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USA detainees thank Trump and God for release from North Korea

USA detainees thank Trump and God for release from North Korea

Freed after more than a year in prison, three Americans flew homeward from North Korea late Tuesday toward a big middle-of-the-night celebration featuring President Donald Trump - the latest sign of...

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High Court refrains from intervening in Panchayat poll date

High Court refrains from intervening in Panchayat poll date

The Commission challenged the High Court ruling saying it was bad in law and was not commensurate to the relevant sections of the State Panchayat election act. The panchayat polls are slated to be h...

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California Has Slow Start To Marijuana Tax Collections

California Has Slow Start To Marijuana Tax Collections

MA will also begin recreational sales this July, becoming the first state east of the MS to do so. As Low indicated, many consumers are turning to the black market instead of purchasing cannabis fro...

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IAEA: Iran adheres to the terms of nuclear agreement

IAEA: Iran adheres to the terms of nuclear agreement

The JCPOA? reached by Iran , China, France, Germany, Russia , the United Kingdom, the U.S. and the European Union? sets out rigorous mechanisms for monitoring restrictions placed on Irans nuclear pr...

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Pakistan calls on United States to respect worldwide agreements

In a statement , the FO said the U.S. decision of pulling out of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) would reflect badly on the worldwide community's effort to find a solution to the c...

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How the rise of voice search puts pressure on Google's business model

How the rise of voice search puts pressure on Google's business model

Not even 24 hours before the Google news broke, Facebook had chose to name its Oculus wing the Facebook Reality Lab (catchy!). A day after Google announced the addition of six new voices to its ...

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Woman stoned to death for marrying 11 times

Woman stoned to death for marrying 11 times

Al-Shabab fighters in Sablale town, in the country's southeastern region, buried the woman deep in the sand and pelted her with stones until she died. In a related development, NAIJ.com previously rep...

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Iran fires rockets into Golan Heights

Lt Col Conricus said that around 20 projectiles , most likely rockets, were fired by the Quds Force, an external arm of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps. Just minutes before Trump was due to sp...

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Devin Nunes to Receive Classified Report on Russiagate

Devin Nunes to Receive Classified Report on Russiagate

The classified briefing reportedly follows a meeting at the White House on Tuesday between Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinSessions: Congress may need to "take action" on encry...

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PWD scam: Kejriwal's nephew arrested

PWD scam: Kejriwal's nephew arrested

Vinay Bansal, the son of Kejriwal's late brother-in-law Surender Bansal, was a partner in a firm, which was involved in the scam worth over Rs 6 crore. Special commissioner of police Arvind Deep who h...

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USA embassy move counter to int'l law, says Palestine's president

USA embassy move counter to int'l law, says Palestine's president

Paraguay's announcement comes days ahead of the USA embassy's relocation on May 14, which coincides with the 70th anniversary of the creation of the state of Israel. officials since the decision. "I...

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21 bodies recovered after dam burst in Kenya

21 bodies recovered after dam burst in Kenya

Officials said the dam water and mud spilt out of the reservoir and submerged homes, extending to a radius of almost two kilometres. "The extent of the damage has yet to be ascertained", Lee Kinyaju...

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Sharpsburg mayor-elect charged with drunken driving

Sharpsburg mayor-elect charged with drunken driving

Tuesday. Police received a complaint from a citizen that "Williams nearly caused an accident by the town hall of Sharpsburg", reports WNCN. He is facing a slew of charges including DWI, fire arm p...

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UP thunderstorm; death toll rises to 12

UP thunderstorm; death toll rises to 12

Agra, Aligarh and Kanpur Rural reported one death each. Most of the deaths were caused by fallen electric poles while some were due to lightning. Also in Rajasthan 209 were injured in the massive st...

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Video shows New Jersey police rescuing man from burning vehicle

Video shows New Jersey police rescuing man from burning vehicle

Patrolmen Robert Harms, Michael Smith, Jeffery Smith and Avsar Patel responded to the location with the Roselle Park Fire Department. The caller also reported the auto was possibly occupied. Police sa...

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