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Democrats object to Trump infrastructure plan's direction

He said it could take 10-20 years to get a road permitted and his administration hoped to bring that down to a year. According to the America...

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India's Growth To Accelerate To 7.4 Per Cent In 2017-18: ADB

India recorded a growth rate of 7.1 per cent in 2016-17, despite fears that demonetisation of high-value currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 i...

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Sena Ministers to meet Fadnavis

It has been asked to coordinate with Nationalized Banks, Government, Cooperative, and Rural Banks from where farmers have taken agro loans till ...

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Nothing wrong with the concept of a Hindu rashtra, says Adityanath

Modi had promised during his election campaign that a decision on loan waiver would be taken at the first cabinet meeting of the BJP government ...

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Westbrook misses triple-double, Thunder beat Grizzlies

Jason Kidd was voted Eastern Conference Coach of the Month after leading the Bucks to a 14-4 record in March, and though they lost to Dallas on ...

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Official results confirm Serbia PM Vucic elected president

In 2009, Vucic appeared on Serbia's version of the hit TV show "Dancing With The Stars" - and he has had to be nimble on his feet in his relatio...

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Drugmaker GSK recalling nearly 600000 asthma inhalers in U.S.

The affected product is identified as the Ventolin HFA (albuterol sulfate ) Inhalation Aerosol. The recalled inhalers have a defective deliver...

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Hackintosh builders rejoice: Nvidia is bringing Pascal drivers to Mac

According to Nvidia, the graphics card offers up to three times faster performance than previous generation graphics cards, and it includes supp...

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More advertisers say they have ditched Fox's O'Reilly show

Four automakers, BMW , Mercedes-Benz, Hyundai, and Mitsubishi have all pulled their adds from the show along with pharmaceutical maker Glax...

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White House officials offer change to health care bill

Conservative House Republicans were entertaining a White House offer Tuesday to revise the party's failed health care bill as the GOP tried to r...

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Iowa Lawmakers Show Support of Equal Pay Day

In other areas of the state, women fell short by 20 cents on the dollar in the 2nd District; 21 cents in the 4th District; 25 cents in the 5th D...

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Trump predicts 'very difficult' meeting with China's leader

Xi's next destination is Mar-a-Lago, Florida where he will meet US President Donald Trump. Doing so would go against Trump's anti-China trade ...

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U.S. ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia

We of course expect global community and organisations to enforce worldwide mechanisms and mandates concerning terrorism emanating from Pakistan...

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YouTube TV Arrives Today-Promising, But A Work In Progress

In addition to the channels mentioned above, YouTube also announced that it would be adding more networks to the service with no additional ...

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Biggest challenge for Google AI - identifying objectionable videos

But it faces numerous limitations its rivals have. And it will initially be only available in a handful of major USA cities because media rights...

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Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

Kim has signaled that his regime is working on a missile capable of reaching the United States, saying in his New Year's Day address that North...

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UK woman who urinated on Trump golf course loses case

Trump's employees had taken photographs on their mobile phones of her urinating, without her permission, and used some images as evidence for th...

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McConnell claims votes to bust Supreme Court filibuster

He accused Gorsuch of being a lifelong conservative who is "way outside the judicial mainstream", one tweet read . He's highlighting the sham t...

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Trump says US prepared to deal with North Korea on its own

It's the first time the two leaders will meet face-to-face after Trump famously bashed China on the campaign trail. Zhang Baohui, a Hong...

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Democrats oppose Gorsuch, say he rules against workers

But for us on this side, knowing where you stand on major questions of the day is really important to a vote "aye, ' and so that's why we presse...

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White House says Trump to sign broadband privacy repeal

Republicans in the House have followed the Senate in overturning an Obama-era broadband privacy regulation that set tough restrictions on what...

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State Department tells embassies to ramp up visa screening

It would also require the applicant to share with visa officer all phone numbers, emails and social media accounts used in the last five years...

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Syrian activists say several dead in Idlib chemical attack

France also wants an emergency meeting be held of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for a discussion on the gas attack. Chemical weap...

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Ex-Premier's Gerb Party Wins Bulgarian Election, Exit Poll Shows

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) came second with 27.10 percent, ahead of the nationalist United Patriots that had 9.12 percent. GERB didn'...

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Why are human rights workers barred from Gaza?

Hamas, which controls Gaza, has blamed Israel's Mossad intelligence agency for the killing of Mazen Faqha who was found shot dead at his home ...

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Flynn did not disclose income from Russian companies: White House

Flynn seems to have an ongoing problem with disclosing things. That process was suspended, however, after he resigned. "General Flynn certainl...

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Syrian government delegation hands over proposals on crisis settlement to UN

At the same time, he underscored: "There are real challenges on the ground, we are seeing them in front of our eyes, but let´s be frank: in spit...

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Have you noticed that new icon on Facebook? Here's what it does

However, many confused users have taken to social media questioning the addition of the rocket ship icon. While the earlier testing was repor...

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Five killed in shootings on Chicago's South Side

Patrice L Calvin was discovered shot in the head at around noon in an apartment in the 7500 block of S. Luella Ave., police and the Cook County ...

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No credit card, no debit card? No problem, says Amazon

Users request a personalized barcode . Just visit a participating store, where you will show a barcode either on your phone or on paper and gi...

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Obama's national security advisor ASKED for 'unmasking'

Rice's successor, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, was dismissed by Trump just weeks into office after he misrepresented his conversati...

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Chelsea Clinton: I'm not the person to defeat Trump

Chelsea, the vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, joined " CBS This Morning " to talk about her new book 'It's Your World . "Oh, I have no i...

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EC to buy next gen EVMs which stop working if tampered with

The Commission sought to draw a distinction between an EVM machine and a VVPAT machine. Amid the controversy over alleged tampering of Electro...

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Fire breaks out in Dubai building near Burj Khalifa

A statement by Dubai Media Office said Civil Defence has brought under control fire that broke out in under-construction Fountain Views Towers...

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Lawyer says Trump administration moved to squelch testimony

The House investigation of whether or not the Trump's presidential campaign had any ties with the Russian officials is taking a different turn. ...

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