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Grenfell Tower: Government review 'won't urge cladding ban'

Grenfell Tower: Government review 'won't urge cladding ban'

A report on United Kingdom building regulations set up after the Grenfell Tower tragedy found "deep flaws" in the rules but stopped short of calling for a ban on cladding, the combustible material bla...

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Indore, the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

Indore, the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh

In 2017, the scope of Swachh Sarvekshan was enlarged to cover 434 cities and Indore was awarded the Cleanest City tag. Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan also congratulated and th...

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Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

Mothercare confirms 50 closures in rescue plan

It's United Kingdom business hasn't made a profit since 2012. The shenanigans over its management changes don't exactly instil confidence and raise questions about the leadership of a business which n...

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Penn State-Pitt game on September 8 will be in prime time

Penn State-Pitt game on September 8 will be in prime time

Penn State returns 13 starters (8 offensive, 3 defensive, 2 specialists) and 26 additional lettermen. It's the first announced time of the 2018 season for the Nittany Lions. The Nittany Lions will ho...

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Keith Richards inspired the name behind this Trump-Russia investigation

Keith Richards inspired the name behind this Trump-Russia investigation

The breakthrough stemmed from a night of heavy drinking Mr Downer had with former Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos at the Kensington Wine Rooms in London in May 2016. Hillary Clinton , who ...

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Global oil demand may suffer as crude nears $80, warns IEA

Global oil demand may suffer as crude nears $80, warns IEA

OPEC's success with the oil production cutting deal has been to a significant extent aided by Venezuela's catastrophically dropping production as the country grapples with foreign exchange shortage, ...

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Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

Senate passes measure repealing changes to net neutrality rules

While the issue has little hope of advancing to a vote in the House, it provides Democrats with a rallying point during the upcoming midterm election season. Tech companies have been signaling that th...

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Feces-flinging woman attacks Langley Tim Hortons staff

Feces-flinging woman attacks Langley Tim Hortons staff

According to Langley RCMP, the incident took place at the location in the 20200-block of Douglas Cr. on Monday evening. Tim Hortons said the safety of staff and customers is a top priority and the...

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Study Finds Pop Music Has Gotten Sadder But Also More Danceable

Study Finds Pop Music Has Gotten Sadder But Also More Danceable

A new study has revealed that sadness in pop music is increasing, the AP reports. It was noted in the Royal Society Open Science journal that moods like " happiness " and " brightness " wer...

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No decision on Justice KM Joseph as yet

No decision on Justice KM Joseph as yet

This was the Collegium's second meeting in five days. Justice Joseph's name came up for recommendation once again after the Centre had raised concerns about it. The Centre had sent back Justice Jose...

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Uhuru signs controversial bill into law

Uhuru signs controversial bill into law

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday signed the controversial Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Bill, 2018, into law. . Violations to be penalised under the law include cyber-espionage, false publica...

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City invites the community to

City invites the community to "Ride of Silence" event

Locally, the list of names of people killed while biking over the years stretches to at least two dozen. "We ride tonight to honor those who've been killed while riding", Organizer Steven Hardy-Br...

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11-year-old Girl Killed, Mom Injured by Downed Tree

11-year-old Girl Killed, Mom Injured by Downed Tree

Andrew M. Cuomo would declare a state of emergency in several counties and deployed the New York National Guard. This evening at approximately 4:15 p.m., the City of Newburgh Police Department t...

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USA hits Hezbollah top brass with new sanctions

USA hits Hezbollah top brass with new sanctions

The United States hit a raft of Hezbollah leaders with new sanctions on Wednesday in a crackdown carried out with the cooperation of Gulf states including Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Last October, the gro...

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Live music and entertainment announced for crowds at Royal Wedding

Live music and entertainment announced for crowds at Royal Wedding

They've been replaced by clear plastic bags so police can immediately see if there are any bombs inside. He later defended the comments and said he was referring to "to anti-social behaviour not hom...

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West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards

West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards

A quarter of children have never been swimming in the sea off the coast of Britain and almost one in five (18%) have never set foot on a British beach, according to a survey of 2,000 parents . Keep...

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Riot Erupts At Venezuela Detention Centre Where Activists, Utah Man Jailed

Riot Erupts At Venezuela Detention Centre Where Activists, Utah Man Jailed

He said authorities had fired weapons and tear gas but detainees were holding out to demand freedom. Venezuela's Public Ministry has set up an ad hoc commission that will investigate a prison...

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NY lawyer threatens to call ICE on women for speaking Spanish

NY lawyer threatens to call ICE on women for speaking Spanish

He later explained that the customer had misread the situation. "This is America", the man said. 'I will be following up because my guess is there not documented and my next call will be to ICE , '...

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US, Chinese officials try to head off trade war

US, Chinese officials try to head off trade war

The two are seen here in March at a White House ceremony with Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , second from left, and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer . Navarro had previously been isolate...

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Kangaroo back home after hopping around this SC county

Kangaroo back home after hopping around this SC county

McCormick County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene and shocked to find there was, in fact, a kangaroo. Deputies say it escaped from a nearby animal sanctuary known as Melrose Farms, early Tue...

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Within two days lessons on alliance dharma for BJP leadership

Within two days lessons on alliance dharma for BJP leadership

Bharatiya Janata Party leaders showed confidence of forming government in Karnataka. They assumed it would be another case of Uttar Pradesh wherein the BJP made a clean sweep. 32 were won by Congre...

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Arabs in Gaza Mark 70 Years Since Israel's Birth with Riots

In a video translate by MEMRI, the senior Hamas official Mahmoud Al-Zahnhar said on Al-Jazeera Network Sunday that the "resistance" was not peaceful at all. Israel has - with support from the USA ad...

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Trump hails 'rebellion' by local California lawmakers against state's 'sanctuary' laws

Trump hails 'rebellion' by local California lawmakers against state's 'sanctuary' laws

The administration filed suit in March over California's so-called sanctuary laws restricting local law enforcement officers from notifying federal immigration agents when people who are undocumented ...

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Pennsylvania Primary Election live at noon

Pennsylvania Primary Election live at noon

Ada County election officials said Tuesday that they are delivering extra ballots to several polling locations across the state's most populous county. Voters can cast their ballots from 8 a.m. -7p.m...

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Tennis player smashes racket against umpire's chair in post-match tantrum

Tennis player smashes racket against umpire's chair in post-match tantrum

Pliskova, the No. 6 seed from the Czech Republic, lost 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the second round of the Italian Open. Former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova unleashed on the umpire's chair after her controvers...

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2nd District is focus as Nebraska residents vote in primary

2nd District is focus as Nebraska residents vote in primary

After the results are determined, candidates that win their party's nomination will face off in the general election, which is set to happen November 6th. McClure and Fortenberry both emphasized their...

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US Jewish groups hail Israeli intel after Iran nuke revelations

US Jewish groups hail Israeli intel after Iran nuke revelations

Earlier on Monday, Nasrallah's deputy, Sheikh Naim Qassem, said the attack had affirmed "the balance of deterrence" between Israel and its adversaries. And as Obama turned his again on the slaughter...

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SC upholds Khaleda's bail order; immediate release 'unlikely'

SC upholds Khaleda's bail order; immediate release 'unlikely'

The HC on March 12 had granted bail to Khaleda, now in jail, in the Zia Orphanage Trust corruption case. "Both the appeals are dismissed", said a four-member Appellate Division bench headed by Chief...

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Putin Says Modernized Russian Missiles, Bombers To Deploy This Year

Putin Says Modernized Russian Missiles, Bombers To Deploy This Year

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed on Tuesday that the two countries will continue to honour the Iran nuclear deal despite the United States exit. Las...

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Saraki reveals plot to implicate him by IGP

Saraki reveals plot to implicate him by IGP

Saraki, at the plenary on Wednesday, said he was informed by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed that the suspects had been moved from the state to Abuja for prosecution allegedly on the orders of the IG. Sar...

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National Assembly panel summons Omo-Agege, Ndume over mace theft saga

National Assembly panel summons Omo-Agege, Ndume over mace theft saga

NAIJ.com earlier reported that a joint ad-hoc committee of the Nigerian Senate and House of Representatives investigating the recent invasion of the upper chamber by alleged hoodlums and stealing of t...

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Children Living Amid Feces Were Tortured For 'Sadistic Purpose,' Police Say

Children Living Amid Feces Were Tortured For 'Sadistic Purpose,' Police Say

Pendergast III to amend the misdemeanor charge Rogers faces to include the new felony charges. A Northern California woman denied that she or her husband abused their 10 children after authorities s...

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Merkel Says Germany Remains Committed To Iran Nuclear Accord

Merkel Says Germany Remains Committed To Iran Nuclear Accord

Speaking during ongoing budgetary consultations in the federal parliament (Bundestag), Merkel hit back at opposition criticism of a scheduled rise in military funding from 38.5 billion euros (45.5 bil...

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Turkish Banker Gets 32-Month Sentence in Iran Sanctions Case

Turkish Banker Gets 32-Month Sentence in Iran Sanctions Case

Mehmet Hakan Atilla , a senior executive at state-run Halkbank in Turkey , faced charges of co-conspiring along with Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab to bust US sanctions through a complex s...

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Louisiana budget bill gets Senate approval; funding still in question

Louisiana budget bill gets Senate approval; funding still in question

While the bill was not heavily discussed on the House floor Tuesday, more deliberation had occurred in House Administration of Criminal Justice Committee over potential litigation costs. "This is a ve...

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Iran's Rouhani slams some Arab states for "silence" over killings of Palestinians

Without a doubt, this year's Quds Day will be held more gloriously in Iran and other countries and the world will show the Zionist Regime and the White House leaders that they have chosen the wrong pa...

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Doug Ford will cancel some business grants

Doug Ford will cancel some business grants

Ford said - "instead of having to select winners and losers", he is going to lower business taxes for everyone. "It'd be an absolute financial disaster". The Tory leader says he would cut the provinc...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association bans Saudi referee for life over match-fixing bid

Federation Internationale de Football Association bans Saudi referee for life over match-fixing bid

Al Mirdasi was among the referees for last year's Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, where he oversaw the third-place match between Mexico and Portugal, having also officiated at the 2016 Olym...

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President Trump admits he repaid attorney Michael Cohen in financial form

President Trump admits he repaid attorney Michael Cohen in financial form

The exact figure specified in the financial disclosure is said to be between $100,000 and $250,000. Among his holdings, he took in $25 million from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Cohen is required ...

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Photo of college graduate wearing AR-10 rifle goes viral

Photo of college graduate wearing AR-10 rifle goes viral

School policy prohibits anyone associated with the school to carry weapons, like teachers and students, but a school official tells us "After graduation, [Bennett] joined the ranks of our proud grad...

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