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Trump, Modi seek rapport despite friction on trade, immigration

Modi Trump meet joint statement: PM Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a joint press statement at Rose Garden, Wh...

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Brazil leader defiant amid possible charges, mounting woes

Whether Attorney General Rodrigo Janot's formal accusation late Monday pressures Temer to consider resigning - he has insisted he won't and de...

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North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ICBM

Citing unnamed US officials, Reuters reports that Pyongyang may have been testing the last stage engine of an ICBM. Moon, a liberal who took o...

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AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) to support NDA in Prez poll

Asked whether the party would support Kovind, he had said "That also will be decided by (party) general secretary". NDA's presidential nomin...

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Istanbul Pride march to go on despite governor's ban

Organisers of the Gay Pride parade had vowed Sunday to press ahead with the event a day after officials in Turkey's largest city banned it, ...

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5 killed in cable auto accident in Indian-controlled Kashmir

It consists of a loop of steel cable that is strung between two stations, sometimes over intermediate supporting towers. With the help of loca...

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AP analysis: Colorado Democrats may benefit from gerrymandering

The Old Dominion's off-year elections often serve as a bellwether for national trends. President Donald Trump is bemoaning what he calls "the ...

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Japan says no to THAAD battery as China announces drills

South Korea's government froze the installation of the extra launchers earlier this month, pending an environmental assessment. Trump has be...

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Garcia, Stenson hunting half-way leaders in Munich

He holed out from the fairway on the 13th, but Garcia hit a fine approach into the 15th and a better tee shot into the 17th to move alongside ...

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Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival

Mr Corbyn , who had not attended the festival before, introduced USA hip hop duo Run The Jewels before his Left Field tent speech. Corby...

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Japan passes controversial anti-terror law despite protests

The Abe administration, meanwhile, insists it is an essential legal tool both to thwart terrorism at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics...

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President Buhari wishes Nigerians a happy Eid El Fitr celebration

Imams around the country are urging Australian Muslims to continue the self discipline, self control and sacrifice that was practised throughout...

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Pence visits Focus on Family amid change for religious right

On the left, Pence's visit drew condemnation from national gay rights groups, such as GLAAD, and spawned an theatrical demonstration on the side...

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Ivanka Trump Ordered to Testify in Dispute With Shoe Company

Trump's lawyers had filed a motion to prevent her from testifying, according to court documents reviewed by Fortune , but the district judge, K...

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Anti-police protesters disrupt Twin Cities Pride Parade

Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez in the July shooting death of Philando Castile . Riley Jay Davis, of St. Paul, considered going to Pri...

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Srikanth downs Olympic champion Chen Long to win Australian Open

Today Indian shuttler Srikanth secured his second in a row Super Series title. Srikanth Kadambi has won back to back to Open Series in Indonesia...

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United Kingdom firefighters battle blaze at low-rise building in east London

There have now been no reports of any causalities. More than 40 firefighters are on the scene of the blaze in Bethnal Green, with footage from...

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Will welcome Nitish Kumar into National Democratic Alliance, says BJP

Toeing similar views, another JD (U) leader K.C. Tyagi reiterated Nitish Kumar's statement, saying that Meira Kumar should be nominated to win...

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Another van attack: more terror death in London

Osborne's neighbours in his hometown of Cardiff have spoken about their shock at the incident. "They didn't give me a crime reference number, ...

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Hundreds evacuated from London towers as fire fallout widens

Downing Street said 600 buildings in the country have "similar cladding" to that of Grenfell Tower in North Kensington, which was destroyed by...

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Why it would be tough for Dems to quit Nancy Pelosi

Ryan unsuccessfully challenged Pelosi for party leader back in November. Obviously, she shot herself and her party in the foot. Still, Democr...

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Mourners in OH remember U.S. student held prisoner by North Korea

He was sentenced to 15 years' hard labour soon after and vanished from the public eye. "Being with Otto made life all the more attractive", Al...

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Orlando Remembers Pulse Victims One Year After Shooting

Organizers said the goal of the event was to give people an opportunity to mourn and reflect, and to help spread a message of love and acceptanc...

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Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

And then, in the "Morning Joe" interview, he took a whack at his own party: "The fact that we have spent so much time talking about Russian Fede...

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One in Every 113 Persons Forcibly Displaced

By population, Syria still accounts for the biggest number of displaced people overall, with 12 million people (almost two thirds of the p...

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Putin: fans expect more from Russia's misfiring soccer team

From the interviews the filmmaker said he was able to see "from the other side" what the West was preparing. Putin made the remark during hi...

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Israel hits several targets in Syria in return for alleged fire: army

The Israeli air force struck Syria's army posts on Saturday afternoon, after errant projectiles hit the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights. The Nus...

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North Korea Denies Torturing American Detainee Otto Warmbier

It demanded that South Korea return 12 restaurant workers who defected to the South a year ago. "He was a tremendously talented young man with...

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Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis

The summit got a boost on Thursday when the European Union pledged 85 million euros ($95 million) to Uganda but United Nations chief Antonio G...

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Presidential Polls: The three reasons why Meira Kumar was chosen

Paswan said that even the people of Bihar are angry with Nitish Kumar for being in contact with a corrupt party and invited him to join BJP-led ...

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Bernie Sanders to hold health care rally in Columbus on Sunday

Senate Republicans Thursday released a 142-page draft of their bill to eliminate much of the Obama health care law. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) can'...

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Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

Boston will receive the 2018 first-round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers - if that selection falls between the No. 2 to No. 5 range. "Wherever I ...

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Residents evacuated from five London tower blocks over safety fears

She said it is thought the work would take three to four weeks. Scotland Yard also revealed manslaughter charges are being considered by detec...

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Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles

Similar demonstrations are being held in cities across Iran , according to state media. This year's commemoration comes amid an intensifyin...

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North Korea has tested a heavy duty engine for ballistic missiles

If confirmed, the North's move marked the first time since March that it carried out a ground test of a new high-thrust rocket engine. News of...

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