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Death of Vajpayee end of an era, says Prime Minister Modi

Death of Vajpayee end of an era, says Prime Minister Modi

The final journey to the Rashtriya Smriti Sthal would begin around 1 pm. Vajpayee's body it to be taken to his New Delhi home and then to the BJP's office on Friday for people to pay their last re...

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Turkey does not wish to have problems with U.S. - foreign minister

Turkey does not wish to have problems with U.S. - foreign minister

Donald Trump´s administration also announced new sanctions against Moscow on August 22 for considering that the Eurasian country is responsible for organizing a chemical attack against former intelli...

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Afghanistan Violence Continues as Gunmen Attack Intelligence Facility

Afghanistan Violence Continues as Gunmen Attack Intelligence Facility

The area has been sealed off by security forces. However, the devastating attacks across the country in recent days have led many to question how such negotiations could move ahead amid the bloods...

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Bank Prez Opposed Manafort Loan Approved By Bank CEO Trump Adviser

Bank Prez Opposed Manafort Loan Approved By Bank CEO Trump Adviser

The CEO of Federal Savings Bank pushed through $16 million in bank loans to Paul Manafort despite concerns of too much risk to the bank posed by lending to the president's former campaign manager, a...

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Former PM Vajpayee dies at 93

Former PM Vajpayee dies at 93

In his first reaction after Mr Vajpayee's death, a deeply emotional tweet in Hindi from the Prime Minister read, "I'm speechless, I feel a great void, yet I'm overcome by emotions". Vajpayee was adm...

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Colorado Father Arrested In Family's Murder

Colorado Father Arrested In Family's Murder

In, October, Shanann posted a video of Chris reciting the Primrose prayer along with Bella as they sit at the dinner table with Celeste . Watts didn't speak as he was escorted into the courtroo...

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Trump planning on revoking more security clearances

Trump planning on revoking more security clearances

Everyone in the White House right now. "If Trump wants to do it, he'll do it". Trump also admitted there was a link between stripping Brennan of his security clearance and the special counsel inve...

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Motorway bridge collapses in Italy, killing at least 22 - USA

Motorway bridge collapses in Italy, killing at least 22 - USA

Constructed in the 1960s, when numerous country's viaducts, galleries and other infrastructure projects were built, the Ponte Morandi bridge was beginning to show its age. Italian Prime Minister G...

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President Trump Signs Defense Spending Bill

President Trump Signs Defense Spending Bill

The 10th Mountain Division arranged an aerial demonstration for President Trump and Vice President Pence, firing several cannon rounds on the airfield. "Our foreign competitors and adversaries have ...

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China says will assess US defense policy bill

China says will assess US defense policy bill

In response to the bill, Huawei said in a statement to Reuters , "Huawei supports the United States government's goals for better security, but this random addition to the NDAA is ineffective, mi...

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Newspaper editorials across USA rebuke Trump for attacks on the press

Newspaper editorials across USA rebuke Trump for attacks on the press

In true Trump style, he followed that up by saying "we are winning" the fight. The tweet comes the same day more than 300 newspapers around the country published editorials defending the free press ...

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Ex-CIA Director John Brennan Lashes Back at Trump's 'Abuse of Power'

Ex-CIA Director John Brennan Lashes Back at Trump's 'Abuse of Power'

The moment marked the culmination of an escalating feud between Trump, who has demonstrated a penchant for lashing out at criticism, and Brennan, a career intelligence official who has served four pre...

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Cochin Airport announces suspension of operations till August 18

Cochin Airport announces suspension of operations till August 18

The Southern Naval Command has suspended all training activities and deployed all its available resources for the rescue operations in the flood-hit state. Jet Airways and Air India has also advise...

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Rescue ship stripped of flag amid dispute over migrants stranded at sea

Rescue ship stripped of flag amid dispute over migrants stranded at sea

Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini told a humanitarian ship carrying 141 migrants rescued Friday off the coast of Libya that "it can go anywhere, but not Italy", setting up another clash with ot...

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Smoke polluting Okanagan Valley air, quality statement issued

Smoke polluting Okanagan Valley air, quality statement issued

The smoky haze is back, and regional air quality has dropped to its lowest level this year. The air quality in Western Washington reached " unhealthy for everyone" at most air monitoring sites Tu...

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Manafort lawyers rest fraud case without calling witnesses

Manafort lawyers rest fraud case without calling witnesses

Andres will likely tell the jurors the evidence showed that Manafort hid the money in offshore bank accounts and then used it to pay for over $6 million in NY and Virginia real estate, items such as...

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UAE bemoans ‘ugly’ side of war after Yemen bus attack

UAE bemoans ‘ugly’ side of war after Yemen bus attack

In 2016 , a Saudi attack on a funeral procession in Yemeni capital Sana'a, using the Raytheon Mark 82 general-purpose free-fall bomb, had killed 140 people. Two days later, Yemeni journalist Nasser ...

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Hundreds hurt in boardwalk collapse at Spain music festival

Hundreds hurt in boardwalk collapse at Spain music festival

A total of 316 people were injured , including nine seriously, the regional government of Galicia where Vigo is located said in a statement. Investigation work is now ongoing to determine the...

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Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

Pennsylvania priests molested over 1,000 children

The report , which covered six of the state's eight Catholic dioceses and found more than 1000 identifiable victims, is the broadest examination yet by a USA government agency of child sexual abuse...

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22 dead in Italy after motorway bridge collapses

22 dead in Italy after motorway bridge collapses

Some 200 firefighters were on the scene, the fire service said, and Italian news agency ANSA said two survivors had been pulled out of the rubble under the collapse. The design of the elevated road ha...

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Police say incident outside United Kingdom parliament being treated as terrorism

Police say incident outside United Kingdom parliament being treated as terrorism

Footage on social media showed a handcuffed man being ledaway by heavily armed police. Speaking to the press, Basu confirmed that the suspect was not known to security services. The man in the veh...

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Moon, Kim to hold 3rd summit in Pyongyang in September

Moon, Kim to hold 3rd summit in Pyongyang in September

South and North Korea agreed on Monday to hold a summit meeting between their leaders President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un in Pyongyang next month. The two leaders will discuss the North's denu...

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Fight for Afghan city rages despite govt claim of upper hand

Fight for Afghan city rages despite govt claim of upper hand

The Taliban destroyed a telecommunications tower on Ghazni's outskirts, cutting off landline and cellphone links to the city , where shops are closed. To hold onto the city in the fierce, daylong ...

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‘Milestone event’: Five states sign historic deal on status of Caspian Sea

‘Milestone event’: Five states sign historic deal on status of Caspian Sea

The five leaders signed agreements on trade and economic cooperation, cooperation in the transport sector. The Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea has been signed at the Fifth Caspia...

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Utah man dies after crashing plane into own home

Utah man dies after crashing plane into own home

When Youd asked if he could go back to his home and pick up some belongings, he was escorted by an officer and left the home in his vehicle, police said. Within hours of his release, Youd drove to t...

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United States urges United Kingdom to end support for Iran nuclear deal

United States urges United Kingdom to end support for Iran nuclear deal

The envoy also delivered a clear ultimatum to British businesses, instructing them to stop trading with Iran or face "serious consequences" when it comes to trade with the United States. Iran has main...

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Vienna is world's most liveable city; New Delhi on 112, Mumbai 117

Vienna is world's most liveable city; New Delhi on 112, Mumbai 117

The survey had been criticised past year for demoting Manchester eight places after the May 22nd attack . The top 10 cities are Vienna , Melbourne , Osaka, Calgary, Sydney , Vancouver, Tokyo, To...

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Former neo-Nazi preaches love outside white supremacist rally

Former neo-Nazi preaches love outside white supremacist rally

Trump revisited the Charlottesville controversy on Saturday, tweeting that the clashes "resulted in senseless death and division" and he condemns " all types of racism and acts of violence". Char...

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Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade

Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade

While Trump praised the military during his remarks at New York's Fort Drum, the president did not address McCain. "And that's what we did", Trump said. The military will also be allowed to bring on a...

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Another terror attack in London?

Another terror attack in London?

Police said they had arrested the driver, in his 20s, and were holding him on suspicion of terrorist offenses. There were a number of people injured in Tuesday's incident, though none are in life-th...

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Trump claims tapes of him saying the 'n-word' don't exist

The latest information from sources that she heard the tape while working in the White House would contradict both her book - in which she says she only heard about the tape - and her latest account...

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Iran's supreme leader bans 'any talks' after Trump offer

Iran's supreme leader bans 'any talks' after Trump offer

Trump has threatened another round of sanctions on November 5 against Iran's energy-related transactions and business that foreign financial institutions conduct with the Central Bank of Iran. Khamene...

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US, Mexico NAFTA negotiators to resume talks next week: Guajardo

US, Mexico NAFTA negotiators to resume talks next week: Guajardo

The United States, Canada and Mexico have been renegotiating NAFTA for months after Trump threatened to withdraw from the agreement. At Trump's direction, the Commerce Department in May launched a...

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Iran’s Khamenei blames mismanagement more than United States sanctions for economic woes

The United States reimposed strict sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, with Trump threatening to penalize businesses from third countries that continue to operate in the Islamic Republic. Khamenei, who...

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‘Grieving’ killer whale carries around deceased calf’s body for 17 days

‘Grieving’ killer whale carries around deceased calf’s body for 17 days

The calf died soon after birth in July, and the orca mom had carried the body for almost three weeks while traveling hundreds of miles. The act itself was not unprecedented, but researchers said it ...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation fires Strzok over anti-Trump texts

Federal Bureau of Investigation fires Strzok over anti-Trump texts

In a second tweet today, Trump wrote, "Just fired Agent Strzok, formerly of the FBI , was in charge of the Crooked Hillary Clinton sham investigation". He insisted that the texts - including ones i...

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A Canadian tweet in a Saudi king's court crosses a red line

A Canadian tweet in a Saudi king's court crosses a red line

Trudeau said Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland had a long conversation with her Saudi counterpart on Tuesday and Canada is engaging directly with the Saudi government in a bid to restore dipl...

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White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

White House blasts Omarosa for recording talks

Newman provided what she said were copies of those agreements to " Meet the Press ". Trump: " You know they run a big operation, but I didn't know it". But Manigault Newman countered that it was...

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US, Mexico discuss immigration and NAFTA

US, Mexico discuss immigration and NAFTA

But he is threatening Canada with auto tariffs if the USA and Canada can't forge a deal. The renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) could see a "window of opportunity" ...

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Trump doubles steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey as lira nosedives

Trump doubles steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey as lira nosedives

A slew of unnerving headlines this week from the United Kingdom, Russia, and Turkey has culminated in a wild Friday for global markets . A money changer counts Turkish lira banknotes at a curr...

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