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Virgin Trains challenges Corbyn's train-too-full claims

There is also a shot of him sitting in a seat following the recording of the video, but before the train made its first stop in York. The trai...

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Trump and Clinton turn to battleground states in the South

The numbers are an encouraging sign for Johnson as he angles for the 15 percent poll support required to join Clinton and Trump in the presi...

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Vietjet Purchased Planes Worth $2,39 Billion Dollars

Vietnam Airlines - which owns a 70 percent stake in Jetstar Pacific - already has four A350s in its fleet. The company's operations in Vietnam...

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Russia's Putin says unsure he will run for president again

We are in an effort to take this step", he said, referring to an alliance of Western and regional armies claiming to fight the Daesh Takfiri gro...

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China promises cooperation on steel at global summit

Administration officials had said that Obama would make the case for the TPP during his visit to Asia, including in a speech he has scheduled ...

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PM Trudeau honours fallen Canadian soldiers at Hong Kong war cemetery

Trudeau said he had discussions on many different subjects with just about every leader, including U.S. President Barack Obama and German Chance...

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Passenger Group To Legal Fund Review Into Southern Rail Disruption

The Association of British Commuters (ABC) is "seeking legal advice" from Devonshires Solicitors LLP and a specialist counsel to probe the act...

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Malian militant apologises for destroying Timbuktu shrines

Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi said he was "really sorry" for his actions and asked for forgiveness. It was the first guilty plea and the first time pro...

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Italy rescues 500 boat migrants, six bodies off Libya

Rescue ships, however, actually trying to prevent people from drowning instead of forcing them back to Libya, are facing an even tougher job wi...

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France expresses concerns for citizens in Gabon

The violence after the announcement of the results on Wednesday has sparked global concern with top diplomats calling for restraint as rights gr...

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Virgin Casts Doubt On Corbyn's Train Claim

Sky News has contacted Mr Corbyn's team for a comment, but has yet to receive a response. Branson himself then weighed into the debate, tweet...

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Scuffle breaks out at #OccupyLuthuliHouse protest as ANC infighting escalates

In the memorandum‚ Lamola and his entourage called for the immediate resignation of Zuma and the ANC national executive committee. In massed r...

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Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on OL

The Bears released kicker Robbie Gould, the franchise's all-time points scored leader, to make room for Sitton on the 53-man roster. The long-ti...

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Merkel to Fight for Her Refugee Policy After Election Defeat

In Sunday's election , Angela Merkel's "catastrophic immigration policy" overshadowed all other policy areas, Petry said. Social Democrat lea...

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Philadelphia Eagles: Who are the Newest Waiver Claims?

Both Turner and Smith made the team's active roster this past weekend on cutdown day, but were released when the team put in claims on three pla...

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Pyongyang fires three missiles into East Sea

North Korea must end its "illegal" ballistic missile programme that only serves to worsen tensions in the region, the European Union said on ...

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Wildfire near Spanish resort of Javea forces evacuations

As of this time of the year, tourists compose a significant percentage of residents in resorts including Javea. Emergency services said on Sun...

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Tropical Storm Newton forms off Mexico's Pacific coast

The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Newton has strengthened into a hurricane. Soon-to-be Tropical Storm Newton is headed our way...

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Building collapses in Tel Aviv, 3 people trapped inside

Police were attempting to gain access to the site to find the construction workers who were still unaccounted for. Several were trapped in th...

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Britain, Iran announce envoys to each other 5 yrs after embassy attack

The announcement comes a week after British Airways announced it was to fly to Iran six days a week, rising to seven later in the year. The two ...

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Putin, Obama exchange icy stares at informal meeting

The US and Russian Federation are on opposing sides of a five-year conflict that has killed 500,000 people, and displaced up to 12 million. He...

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Kashmir separatists do not believe in Insaniyat, Kashmiriyat,Jamuriyat- Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh said the government had left its options open for talks with anyone within the ambit of "Kashmiriyat, jamhooriyat and insaniyat". ...

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Police use tear gas on Zimbabwe protesters

Angry protestors are burning tyres and throwing missiles at the police who have opened fire at the demonstrators . Police were determined...

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2 employees shot in lobby of central California county jail

Correctional Officer Toamalama Scanlan is hospitalized in critical condition while Officer Juanita Davila is listed in critical but stable condi...

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Tropical Storm Hermine: Here's what to expect

These areas see periods of heavy rain, wind , and storm surge starting Sunday night and Monday morning. The system is expected to move out of...

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Victim's letter to resonate long after Turner's release

Turner has now been released early for good behaviour - a decision which has outraged rape survivors and activists. Santa Clara County Presi...

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Syria deal with Russia still short: Obama

Negotiations were to continue Monday, even as a dispirited President Barack Obama doubted the diplomacy would ever pay off. "But there are still...

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Uzbekistan's autocratic president to be buried

South Korea expressed its condolences to the Uzbekistani people on Saturday for the death of the country's leader Islam Karimov . He was report...

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Nico wins in Italy, cuts Lewis's lead

Lewis Hamilton drove the 2nd Costa auto to 2nd ahead of the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel. Reigning Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton resu...

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Zika virus: Kedah intensifies activities to rid Aedes breeding ground

Goorhuis also noted it was possible Zika might eventually burn itself out after about a year or so of circulation, the way a related virus, chik...

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Junior doctors row escalates with series of five-date strikes

The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges, on the other hand feel, strikes are not the appropriate answer. Full walkouts will also be staged on Oc...

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Indian premier offers loan, defense cooperation in Vietnam

Vietnam had earlier Comprehensive Strategic Partnership only with Russian Federation and China. "My conversation with PM Phuc was extensive"...

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Zimbabwe police ban protests in capital for next 2 weeks

The capital has been rocked by weeks of near-daily protests over a plummeting economy, allegations of corruption and President Robert Mugabe's d...

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China, US formally enter landmark climate deal

Obama said that their discussions Saturday would cover the breadth of the U.S. -China relationship, including cooperation on security matters, t...

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Trump returns to hardline position on illegal immigration

There were also contradictory stories over Trump's plan to have Mexico pay to build a border wall between the US and Mexico. "That risk, that th...

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