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Karnataka bandh: Schools, colleges and workplaces remain shut

Karnataka bandh: Schools, colleges and workplaces remain shut

The Kannada protesting groups wants Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene over the Mahadayi issue and help them with the solution as Modi has scheduled his visit to Karnataka . "I dare the Karn...

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Maroubra police stabbing: Man shot dead after attacking officer near pub

Maroubra police stabbing: Man shot dead after attacking officer near pub

They confirmed the Homicide Squad will launch a critical incident investigation to examine all circumstances around the incident. The police officer from the NSW State Crime Command was conducting e...

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Disciplined India seal semis date with Pakistan

Disciplined India seal semis date with Pakistan

In response, Kamlesh Nagarkoti bowled brilliantly to take 3/18 and he was well assisted by Shivam Mavi (2/21) and Abhishek Sharma (2/11). Let us take a look at five reasons why India won the mat...

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Pakistani PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will attend World Economic Forum

Pakistani PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will attend World Economic Forum

He said the relationship with China has further strengthened with BRI and CPEC. The panelists explored implications for regional collaboration and the expansion of clean infrastructure. Participatio...

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Melania Trump visits Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum

Melania Trump visits Washington Holocaust Memorial Museum

Be that as it may, on the night of January 22, Grisham backtracked, revealing to CNN Melania Trump's trek was presently off, refering to "planning and calculated issues". "My heart is with you, and ...

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Trump wants $33 billion for the wall, open to letting Dreamers stay

Trump wants $33 billion for the wall, open to letting Dreamers stay

The president's remarks amounted to a preview of that framework . The White House is will to open a path to citizenship to 1.8 million Dreamers but only if Democrats will give Trump $25 billi...

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Zverev cops huge $56k fine over controversial exit

Zverev cops huge $56k fine over controversial exit

Under the rule, called "First Round Performance", players can be levied a fine up to their first-round prize money if they do not "perform to a professional standard" in their match. After the withdra...

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McConnell blasts Schumer for blocking spending bill over DACA

McConnell blasts Schumer for blocking spending bill over DACA

Mr Trump accused the Democrats of being "far more concerned with illegal immigrants than they are with our great military or safety at our unsafe southern border". McConnell and the GOP won't chan...

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Karnataka Bandh Over Mahadayi River Dispute, BJP Alleges Political Conspiracy

Karnataka Bandh Over Mahadayi River Dispute, BJP Alleges Political Conspiracy

Infosys campus on the outskirts of Bengaluru and other locations were closed on Thursday till 6.30 in the evening, due to which the campuses in Mysuru and Mangaluru were also shut down. "As the sh...

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Criminals gun down woman, her son in Meerut

Criminals gun down woman, her son in Meerut

The victims, Nichhatar Kaur and her 26-year-old son Balwinder, were killed by the relatives of the woman's husband Narender Singh. The three murderers had made sure to kill the woman and only left a...

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Children in Mid Sussex 'living in poverty'

Children in Mid Sussex 'living in poverty'

Teachers and education professionals are also aware of the impact that poverty has on children's ability to learn, something that is reflected in figures which show a persistent link between poverty a...

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Trump says open to 'Dreamers' path to citizenship

Trump says open to 'Dreamers' path to citizenship

Later, a senior official of the Administration, who requested anonymity, was quick to explain that the eventual citizenship of the " Dreamers " is only "a point of discussion" in the plan in the mak...

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Lahore High Court Restrains Pak Government From Taking Action Against Hafiz Saeed

Lahore High Court Restrains Pak Government From Taking Action Against Hafiz Saeed

Justice Amin Aminuddin Khan, who heard Saeed's plea, directed the government from taking any "adverse action" against him. The petitioner asked the court to bar the federal government from taking any ...

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Sessions vows to find missing Federal Bureau of Investigation text messages

Sessions vows to find missing Federal Bureau of Investigation text messages

And Thursday, the Justice Department's inspector general, which first discovered the Strzok-Page messages as part of a broader probe, said it had some - if not all - of the missing messages. Senior ...

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Percoco trial continues with day two of testimony

Percoco trial continues with day two of testimony

Gov. Cuomo's chief of staff said Thursday she doesn't think the corruption trial against his longtime confidant will hurt him politically. Todd Howe, a lobbyist who allegedly set up a shell company ...

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Russian fans can fly the flag at Olympics, but no protests

In December, the International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) said clean Russian competitors would be allowed to compete in South Korea under a neutral flag as "Olympic Athletes from Russia". He said that ...

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Senate should change rules if shutdown stalemate continues

Senate should change rules if shutdown stalemate continues

Thereafter Senate Minority Leader Senator Chuck Schumer said the Republican leadership has promised that if they fail to reach an immigration deal before the stopgap spending measure expires...

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Australian Open tennis: Elise Mertens learns 'anything is possible'

Australian Open tennis: Elise Mertens learns 'anything is possible'

It has been a stunning run for Belgian Mertens, who is mentored by former Australian Open champion Kim Clijsters , and she will break into the top 20 on Monday after nearly doubling her career prize m...

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Syria: Turkey denies United States version of Trump-Erdogan call

Syria: Turkey denies United States version of Trump-Erdogan call

Turkey, in defiance of the U.S., sent tanks and warplanes into northwest Syria over the weekend to chase the battle-hardened Kurdish YPG militia from an enclave of Afrin. Washington's extension of a...

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Minnesota Governor Pays $6k for Home State Super Bowl Seat

Minnesota Governor Pays $6k for Home State Super Bowl Seat

Minnesota's governor has forked over $6,000 for a ticket to his own state's Super Bowl game. He plans to sit with his two sons in the U.S. Bank Stadium lower level. The biggest benefit, Bagley said...

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Narendra Modi wishes nation on Republic Day

Narendra Modi wishes nation on Republic Day

It is being told that the Parade of the Republic Day of 2018 will last for about 90 minutes. It has been 68 years since Constitution of India was put into effect, a governing document took three y...

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Trump warns Erdogan to limit assault on Kurds

Trump warns Erdogan to limit assault on Kurds

The U.S. -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) umbrella group led by the Kurdish YPG said there was no Islamic State presence in Afrin and Turkey had exaggerated the number of dead. Turkey has pr...

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What will Davos make of Donald Trump?

What will Davos make of Donald Trump?

At the joint photocall, Trump also sought to assure Mrs May that there would be "tremendous trade to come" between the U.S. and UK. Trump added that they "liked each other a lot", are " joined at th...

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Yvonne Wamalwa's sister recounts her final moments before she died

Yvonne Wamalwa's sister recounts her final moments before she died

CS Amina Mohamed described Yvonne as "a consummate diplomat, an expert negotiator, and a well-spoken, passionate patriot". According to a report by the Daily Nation on Thursday, January 25, Laikipia...

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Trump administration rescinds Obama guidance on defunding Planned Parenthood

Trump administration rescinds Obama guidance on defunding Planned Parenthood

Chief among them is the confirmation of conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch. HHS officials on Friday insisted the move focuses on a narrow set or procedures - namely abortion, sterilization or assiste...

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Henry Slade to miss first four weeks of England's Six Nations campaign

Henry Slade to miss first four weeks of England's Six Nations campaign

England will chase their third consecutive Six Nations crown this year, but head coach Jones last week attempted to talk his side's chances down. "I've read a number of commentaries on the Six Na...

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Jason Kidd tried to trade Jabari Parker

Jason Kidd tried to trade Jabari Parker

Milwaukee will aim for back-to-back wins Friday when the Brooklyn Nets come to town for a battle of clubs previously coached by Kidd. "We appreciate everything that Jason has done for the Bucks orga...

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UN Outraged by Extrajudicial Killings in Benghazi following Bombings

UN Outraged by Extrajudicial Killings in Benghazi following Bombings

Photographs and video posted online appeared to show Mahmoud al-Werfalli shooting captives in front of the Bayaat al-Radwan mosque, the scene of a double suicide bombing on Tuesday in which at least...

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GST collections reverse trend; rise to Rs 86703 crore in December

GST collections reverse trend; rise to Rs 86703 crore in December

It had stood at ₹ 83,346 crore in November 2017. The ministry said one crore taxpayers have registered under the GST till January 24, of which 17.11 lakh are composition dealers which are required to ...

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Operation Olive Branch: Turkey's incursion into Syria explained

Operation Olive Branch: Turkey's incursion into Syria explained

In a phone call with his Turkish counterpart on Wednesday, President Donald Trump warned Ankara against any move that could lead to a confrontation between us and Turkish forces, the AP said ...

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US Says Turkey Is Helping ISIS By Bombing Kurds in Syria

US Says Turkey Is Helping ISIS By Bombing Kurds in Syria

Turkey regards the militia as an extension of outlawed Kurdish rebels fighting Turkey. Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters on Thursday that, however, trust between Ankara and Washington has to be resto...

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Trump says willing to be interviewed by Russian Federation inquiry's special counsel

Trump said his testimony could take place within two to three weeks. "She didn't do it under oath, but I would do it under oath". And, as I said yesterday, that's prime time . During a January news ...

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Donald Trump arrives at WEF 2018, brings message of 'peace and prosperity'

Donald Trump arrives at WEF 2018, brings message of 'peace and prosperity'

The two leaders are "liking each other a lot" and " joined at the hip " when it comes to military cooperation. He told her "there's nothing that would happen to you [where] we wouldn't be there to fig...

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Karnataka bandhs put BJP in uncomfortable position as Congress leverages Mahadayi issue

Karnataka bandhs put BJP in uncomfortable position as Congress leverages Mahadayi issue

Shah is scheduled to address a rally in Mysuru on 25 January and Modi is expected to address a rally of party workers in Bengaluru on 4 February. "The fall of the Congress in the upcoming assembly e...

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Oldest human fossil outside Africa is dug up in Israel

Oldest human fossil outside Africa is dug up in Israel

The discovery of the tools along with the fossil in this location is the earliest known association between the two in the region. "They controlled the production of fire in hearths, made a wide use o...

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United States top lawyer questioned for hours in Russian Federation probe

United States top lawyer questioned for hours in Russian Federation probe

Asked if he had any concerns about what was said , he said "no, I'm not at all concerned". Trump's team met with Mueller's aides last month ahead of the shock announcement. "I am looking forward...

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Enos will coach at Alabama

Enos will coach at Alabama

Enos, 49, was identified as wide receivers coach/assistant coach, according to his contract obtained by The Detroit News through a Freedom of Information Act request. According to MLive.com, Enos is n...

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Blaze in South Korean hospital kills 33, injures dozens

Blaze in South Korean hospital kills 33, injures dozens

The Yonhap news agency had earlier put the death toll at 33. About 100 patients are believed to have been inside the hospital building when the fire broke out. The cause of the blaze is not yet kn...

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Digging in for Trump visit, Europe urges kinder global order

Digging in for Trump visit, Europe urges kinder global order

Speaking a day before Trump arrives at the annual gathering in the Swiss Alps, Macron did not mention the president by name, but joked about the heavy snowfall, saying it might lead some people to que...

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Guerrero 1st to wear Angels cap on HOF plaque

Guerrero 1st to wear Angels cap on HOF plaque

Vladimir Guerrero might have been the last player to have an Expos cap on his Baseball Hall of Fame plaque. He played the first seven full seasons of his career in Montreal, where he posted better ...

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