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Six Red Cross workers killed in "despicable" attack

Militants killed six Red Cross workers in an attack in northern Afghanistan on Wednesday. She said her colleagues were focusing their efforts on...

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Modi slams economists, says demonetisation is a case study

A combative Modi said while using terms like "loot" and "blunder" in his speech during the winter session, Singh should have realised that he wo...

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Sturgeon: Brexit vote significant in Holyrood's history

A decision on calling a new Scottish independence referendum could be made within weeks, said a Scottish Greens lawmaker whose party is a key al...

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Census data reveals population increases for Powell River

Overall, western provinces in general experienced higher than average growth. While full data on immigration statistics is not scheduled to b...

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Army Corps to Grant Easement for Dakota Access Pipeline

On Friday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued an evacuation order for Oceti Sakowin Camp, where protesters have been gathered for several m...

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Trump to take Abe to Florida resort after summit: White House

Meeting Trump in Florida "will be a very meaningful opportunity for the two leaders to build up a personal relationship", Suga said. "That's t...

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Donald Trump's education nominee needs historic tie-break vote to win confirmation

Critics have called her unprepared to lead the Department of Education after a rocky Senate confirmation hearing . Trump on Tuesday once again ...

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Over 60% of French Want Fillon Out of Election

French Presidential candidate (and one-time favourite) Fillon is hosting a press conference to fight back. Fillon, who was the frontrunner for...

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US, Japan conduct test of joint missile

Ballistic missile defense was at the top of the agenda after North Korea's prolific testing of short- and intermediate-range missiles previous y...

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As Trump Criticizes 'So-Called Judge,' McConnell Says, Let the Courts Decide

Demonstrators support a ruling by a federal judge in Seattle that grants a nationwide temporary restraining order against the presidential order...

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President Duterte restarts bloody war against Maoist rebels

Philippine soldiers arrested on Monday a communist rebel leader, days after President Rodrigo Duterte scrapped a ceasefire with the insurgents a...

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Ivanka Trump 'stopped' President Trump passing anti-gay law

Trump is determined to protect the rights of all Americans, including the LGBTQ community", it reads. The White House dismisses the signific...

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Teenager pleads guilty to stabbing USA tourist to death in London

Zakaria Bulhan stabbed Darlene Horton to death and wounded five others in quick succession in Russell Square last August in a horrific series of...

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Israel Passes Bill That Retroactively Legalizes Jewish Settlements

It represents the first time the government has tried to implement Israeli law in Area C, part of the West Bank that is under Israeli civilian...

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UN Sees Record Spike in Civilian Children Killed in Afghanistan

The violence caused more than 11,400 civilian casualties, including around 3,500 deaths a year ago, according to the annual report by the U.N....

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Cameroon coach trolls Joel Matip after AFCON win

Egypt had won seven titles, their most recent victory coming in 2010. He added: "We've had some successes against Cameroon especially when ...

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Howard Stern: Presidency Might Be 'Detrimental' to Trump

As CNN reports , Howard Stern's Trump concerns come from a place of true compassion and worry. "He wants to be liked, he wants to be loved". St...

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Cameroon off to Africa Cup final

Looking ahead to the match, he said: "I saw the Cameroonians [in their quarter-final] and they were very good, a very tough side. I think mayb...

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Iran won't use ballistic missiles to attack any country: Foreign minister

Speaking publicly for the first time since Donald Trump became United States president, his national security adviser, retired General Michael F...

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Gilani, Shah thank Pakistan for unflinching support on Kashmir

Jamaat-ud-Dawah and Falah-e-Insaniyat, recently placed under "watch-list" and against whom Pakistan government launched a crackdown, today held ...

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Health Ministry limits NEET (UG) exam to three attempts

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test also known as NEET UG 2017 is conducted for the admission of candidates to the MBBS/ BDS courses in medic...

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India Hands Over Pakistani Boy To Her Mother At Wagah Attari Border

Iftikhar's father Gulzar, who belongs to India-held Kashmir, after a visit to Pakistan, took the child away on the pretext of taking him to a we...

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Prince Harry beats Will and Kate in charity race

Cheered by track stars and amateur runners training for April's London Marathon, Harry crossed the line a stride ahead of his older brother. Kat...

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Congress party releases its manifesto for Uttarakhand assembly elections 2017

The incumbent party highlights agriculture, houses for all by 2020, employment, skill development, checking migration from the hills, women's em...

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Sasikala to be next Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, Panneerselvam resigns

They eventually commemorated their friendship in 1987 when Jayalalithaa and her supporters were mocked during the funeral of party mentor MG Ram...

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Brexit: High Court REFUSES to hear single market challenge

The challenge was brought by Adrian Yalland and Peter Wilding, who runs the pro-single market London-based think tank British Influence. The j...

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President Trump defends Putin as a 'killer' in 'O'Reilly Factor' interview

I'm not going to critique the president's every utterance, but I do think America is exceptional. "I have no idea". Pointing to criticism th...

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Once Again, Mulayam Singh Picks Brother Shivpal Over Son Akhilesh

He has also been taking potshots at Akhilesh saying he got everything due to luck and legacy whereas people like him who slogged all through for...

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Skeletons of serial killer Udayan's parents found

Das and son Udayan. The body of the woman, who hailed from Bankura in West Bengal, was exhumed in the wee hours today and it took police six h...

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Amit Shah cancels his Meerut padyatra over murder of trader's son

The person who is in involved in scams, sees scams everywhere", Rahul said while holding a joint rally with Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in Utt...

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Iran Dismisses Warning From 'Inexperienced' Trump, Vows More Missile Tests

They would follow the Trump White House's announcement on Wednesday that it was putting Iran "on notice" for its recent ballistic missile tests ...

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Europe's leaders gather amid fears about Trump's rhetoric

The Prime Minister also appeared to have been snubbed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel when a crucial face-to-face meeting was mysteriously ca...

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Massive avalanche kills 50 in single village in eastern Afghanistan

The enormous avalanches were of such force that they have buried the entire villages in the northern provinces of Afghanistan . In the north ...

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United Nations rights expert urges stop to illegal settlements

Netanyahu to wait until then. The White House has also shown no indication that it plans to rip up Mr. Obama's landmark nuclear deal, despite M...

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Bowditch arrested on extreme DUI charge

The legal limit in Arizona is.08. The 33-year-old was stopped after another motorist alerted police to his erratic driving in the early hours ...

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