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BJP blabbering out of fear of Rahul Gandhi, claims Congress

Kumar led the BJP's charge against Gandhi. He underlined that the move was aimed at rooting out black money, adding that those who were against ...

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U.K. Gets Black Friday Boost as Retail Sales Unexpectedly Rise

Clothing and footwear sales dropped 1.4 percent after October's surge and food sales declined. "Fuel sales, however, were at their lowest levels...

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich Vetoes 'Heartbeat Bill'

Courts blocked similar bans in two other states . "You remember what Gov. Kasich said in the presidential debate: 'If you save one life, it is ...

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Georgia unemployment rate climbed slightly in November

While employment did rise in November, it's been a mediocre performance over the past six months. MA added 5,800 jobs over the month of Novemb...

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Winter Weather Advisory for Ottawa and Allegan Counties

An arctic front passing through the region this afternoon is expected to bring another round of snow along with blowing snow and reduced visibil...

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British Airways Cabin Crew Vote to Strike

In a statement, Unite said: "Since 2010 all British Airways new cabin crew employees have joined the "Mixed Fleet". Unite members voted four t...

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Hartley banned for 6 weeks, free for start of 6 Nations

Hartley, who has the right to appeal, will now be free to play on Monday January 23 which means that he will be available for England's first Si...

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Govt, Opposition brace for fresh showdown over demonetisation, Rijiju 'scam'

With deadlock over demonetisation persisting in the Winter Session which ends in two days, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday said p...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Egypt church bombing

On Tuesday, ISIS issued a statement circulated online through which it vowed to "continue war against apostates", adding that 80 people had be...

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Iran signs two oil deals with Russia's Gazprom

Commenting on the deal with Gazprom Neft, Zanganeh said this latest agreement brings the total number of Iranian fields under Russian companies'...

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Gas attack suspected near Palmyra ISIL territory

Local sources had reported seeing dead bodies with no visible injuries, said the Observatory, a British-based group monitoring the war in Syri...

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Saudi Arabian woman arrested after posting Twitter photo of herself without hijab

A day after she posted the picture, Malak was shocked when she logged in into her Twitter account and saw the comments. The way Shehri has e...

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Brexit dominates UK politics, from Supreme Court to Commons

Miller won the support of all three High Court judges by submitting that when the United Kingdom passed the 1972 European Communities Act paving...

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Renzi starts final days as Italy premier with party huddle

The opposition populist Five-Star Movement (M5S), now Italy's second-largest party after the PD, is clamoring for early elections while form...

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ACS Commissioner Carrion resigns

De Blasio said the search for Carrión's replacement is "already underway". For too long, Carrión hid from public scrutiny, using families' pri...

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Iraq Sends Reinforcements to Eastern Mosul After IS Attack

According to a report in Factiniraq, which quoted local sources, the USA airstrike managed to strike the ninth armoured regiment of the Iraqi ar...

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Pope marks 80th birthday Saturday with Mass and meetings

He mentioned several figures who for him are prime examples of nonviolence, including the recently canonized St. Teresa of Calcutta, Mahatma Gha...

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Matt Terry thanks fans after winning X Factor 2016

However, some people on social media think the festive track would sound even better if Ed was singing it himself. Sunday's X Factor attracted...

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Georgia police officers shot while serving warrant

Both officers were taken to an area hospital. The officers returned fire, shooting the person who shot at them. As the officers were entering ...

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Assad: Aleppo win 'big gain' but not end of war

Kerry said he and Lavrov had talked in Hamburg, Germany, on Wednesday for about an hour "about the extraordinarily dire situation in Aleppo and ...

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Chinese paper calls Trump 'ignorant' after Taiwan comments

Trump's comments on " Fox News Sunday " came after he prompted a diplomatic protest from China over his decision to accept a telephone call from...

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India, Indonesia sign three agreements to enhance strategic partnership

During the talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indonesian President Joko Widodo, the two countries, among the very few fast-growing l...

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Republican John Kennedy wins Louisiana Senate race in runoff

President-elect Donald Trump was in Baton Rouge Friday to campaign for Kennedy. The national GOP has provided resources and staff into assisting...

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Syrian activists say IS has recaptured Palmyra

Months after ISIS was pushed out of Palmyra, the extremist group is again fighting for the Syrian city in the face of heavy air strikes by Russi...

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Court denies execution stay for Alabama death row inmate

Supreme Court has allowed states to use despite its role in several troubling executions. The growing list of botched executions using midazol...

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Trump Appoints Walter White as DEA Head on Saturday Night Live

Instead, we were treated to the a cold open discussing Trump's freaky cabinet appointments (though no mention of Cena's former employer Linda M...

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GST Council meet inconclusive; Apr 1 target unlikely

They will be discussed during the next session."The next session will deal with finalising the CGST and SGST legislation", the Finance Minister ...

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Nigel Farage on shortlist for Time magazine's person of the year award

Labour dropped from second place in 2015, to fourth, behind the Liberal Democrats . Their latest poll has the Tories ahead on 42 per cent, bu...

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Ne-Yo Is Willing To Perform At Donald Trump's Inauguration

Me and Drake gonna be neighbors if Donald Trump becomes president - the unfortunate thing about this planet is that we are in no shortage of ign...

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We'll spend the Christmas protesting - Super Falcons

Stating that the NFF has embarked on aggressive drive to find a permanent solution to the issue of owing players and coaches, Sanusi said corpor...

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Trump May Reverse Diplomatic Ties with Cuba

Dissidents who were repressed by his regime for years said they were happy that the "dictator" had died, but they called off regular demonstrati...

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Korea's parliament sets up presidential impeachment vote

South Korean President Park Geun-hye has been officially stripped of power after being impeached. "Today's market is all about the impeachment...

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Vehicle bomb outside of Besiktas stadium kills 13

The blast reportedly occurred several hours after the end of a match between two of Turkey's top teams. Police cordoned off the area as smoke ...

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MI recount now in doubt; Pennsylvania sets hearing

Michigan's presidential recount suddenly appears in doubt after a state appeals court said the Green Party candidate's poor showing disqualifi...

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World Vision says hundreds affected by Solomon Islands quake

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said waves of up to 3 metres (10 feet) were still possible along the coast of the Solomon Islands and smaller...

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