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Poland wants USA sanctions to cover Nord Stream 2

Poland wants USA sanctions to cover Nord Stream 2

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz in the Polish capital on Saturday. Read alsoDevelopment of Nord Stream-2 pip...

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CIA Boss Claims Russia Poised to Meddle in Yet Another US Election

CIA Boss Claims Russia Poised to Meddle in Yet Another US Election

Pompeo cited China's alleged efforts to steal U.S. commercial information and "infiltration of schools and hospitals" as evidence for his claims that Beijing posed as much of a danger as Moscow. "We c...

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North Korea dials back military drills under sanctions strain

North Korea dials back military drills under sanctions strain

It identified nine entities, 16 individuals, and six vessels that were engaging in activity defying the United Nations Security Council Resolutions and enabling the North Korean economy as it produces...

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Saudi closes hotel detention centre as corruption purge winds down

Saudi closes hotel detention centre as corruption purge winds down

Mojeb also said that the settlement represented various types of assets, including real estate, commercial entities, securities, cash and other assets. He and a number of other wealthy Saudis were bei...

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BBC drops Brendan Cole from Strictly Come Dancing

BBC drops Brendan Cole from Strictly Come Dancing

I got a phone call". I have my strong views. "Some do [like it], some don't". "We'd like to thank [Brendan] for being part of the show since the beginning - victor of the first series - and for the ...

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Prez Kovind, PM Modi remember 'Bapu' on Martyrs' Day

Prez Kovind, PM Modi remember 'Bapu' on Martyrs' Day

In his message, Prime Minister said: "Remembering Bapu on hispunya tithi ". Gandhi was shot around 5 pm (according to reports) and later, after some time, he died. "If I'm to die by the bullet of a...

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Turkey will 'clean' entire Syrian border, says Erdogan

Turkey will 'clean' entire Syrian border, says Erdogan

Also detained were members of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP). President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused the members of the association of betrayal and of being "terrorist lovers" a...

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What next for Catalonia and would-be leader Puigdemont?

What next for Catalonia and would-be leader Puigdemont?

Carles Puigdemont, who fled to Belgium following a controversial declaration of independence for Catalonia previous year, asked Catalonia's parliament on Monday to guarantee his position as a member...

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Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. Sells 11932 Shares of Chevron Co. (CVX)

Lincluden Management Ltd. lessened its stake in Chevron Co. The stock increased 1.39% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $18.25. About shares traded. Cornerstone Cap Ltd Liability stat...

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Trans Women Forced to Shave Their Heads by Indonesian Officials

Trans Women Forced to Shave Their Heads by Indonesian Officials

Rights groups on Tuesday condemned the actions of religious police in Indonesia's ultra-conservative province of Aceh, where a dozen transgender people were detained at hair salons at the weekend and ...

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Over 2 million women go

Over 2 million women go "missing'' every year in India"

This, the findings stated, has led to skewed sex ratios at birth and beyond, leading to estimates of 63 million "missing" women, in addition to the notional category of "unwanted" girls which is estim...

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Tuesday morning snow squalls could mess with the drive in to work

Tuesday morning snow squalls could mess with the drive in to work

Drivers should use caution when traveling Sunday evening and overnight, the National Weather Service advised. "We knew it was going to snow, but it gets challenging to forecast when a band sets up...

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Andrew McCabe reportedly stepping down from Federal Bureau of Investigation post

Andrew McCabe reportedly stepping down from Federal Bureau of Investigation post

Republicans have noted that McCabe's wife previously ran for a seat in Virginia's state Senate and received donations from a close ally of the Clintons. At least one source told Carlson's team th...

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Leroy Sane out with ankle ligament injury

Leroy Sane out with ankle ligament injury

Wednesday's Premier League game against West Brom would appear to be a no-go for the 22-year-old, who has 11 goals and 14 assists in all competitions this season, while the first-leg of the Champions ...

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Oprah Winfrey tells journal she's not fascinated by 2020 US presidential run

Oprah Winfrey tells journal she's not fascinated by 2020 US presidential run

DeMille Award. Media mogul Oprah Winfrey ended her brief flirtation with a run for the USA presidency in 2020, telling InStyle magazine in an interview published Thursday that she was not inte...

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In State of Union, Trump to make case that America is back

In State of Union, Trump to make case that America is back

And the guests that they're inviting to the State of the Union actually give a good guess as to how that might go. The economy is soaring, our foreign policy is succeeding and for the first time in ...

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United States to Increase Pressure on African Nations Trading with North Korea

United States to Increase Pressure on African Nations Trading with North Korea

The testimony was provided during the trial of the two young women, Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who stand accused of murdering the North Korean by smearing VX, a universally ...

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Turkish soldiers, Free Syrian Army capture 2 villages

Turkish soldiers, Free Syrian Army capture 2 villages

It maintained a small Islamic State presence in 2014 that the YPG eliminated in 2016. The militia is a key ally of Washington's war against the Islamic State but are deemed terrorists by Ankara wh...

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No 10 responds to criticism of Theresa May's leadership

No 10 responds to criticism of Theresa May's leadership

Theresa May's former right-hand-man Nick Timothy has joined the growing chorus of Tory voices calling for an end to austerity and to pump more cash into public services. Facing calls to ax her financ...

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36 dead as tank battle rocks Yemen's 'coup-hit' Aden

36 dead as tank battle rocks Yemen's 'coup-hit' Aden

During the past months, government forces and the UAE armed forces operating in the southern province of Aden launched a new anti-terror offensive "to root out al-Qaida militants from their stronghold...

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House Invites Guests To Trump's State Of The 'Uniom' Address

House Invites Guests To Trump's State Of The 'Uniom' Address

Of course, many Twitter users had fun with the error and more than a few assumed the typo was a Trump administration misstep. The typo is in fact the fault of the Sergeant at Arms office, which prints...

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Kenya police fire teargas to disperse opposition supporters

Kenya police fire teargas to disperse opposition supporters

Odinga lost an August 8 presidential election that was nullified by the Supreme Court, and boycotted a repeat poll on October 25, saying it would not be free and fair. The government is yet to make a ...

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Irving Man in Critical Condition After Sand Dune Collapse in Florida

Irving Man in Critical Condition After Sand Dune Collapse in Florida

His sister called it a "freak accident" on the family's GoFundMe page and is asking the community for help. "Apparently, the sand collapsed on him and the individual was trapped", St John Fire Rescue ...

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John Shipley: NFL needs a villain, and Patriots happy to oblige

John Shipley: NFL needs a villain, and Patriots happy to oblige

New England enjoyed the upper hand when the two teams last met in the Super Bowl in 2005, beat Philadelphia 24-21. Patriots 30, Eagles 27. "But again, I've been saying it all week since I've been ...

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Zeenat Aman files stalking and criminal intimidation case against Mumbai businessman

Zeenat Aman files stalking and criminal intimidation case against Mumbai businessman

She has accused him of molesting her, stalking her and behaving badly with her. Zeenat had warned him that he needs to stop, but Amar kept going on with the misbehavior, until she made a decision to t...

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Expecting big things from the Budget

Expecting big things from the Budget

Other that raising the tax exemption limit existing tax slabs may also be tweaked to provide relief to tax payers. If Mr. Jaitley wants to relax the tax-slab to all the individuals earning between 10-...

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8-month-old Girl Raped by 28-year-old Cousin in Delhi

8-month-old Girl Raped by 28-year-old Cousin in Delhi

So she too left for work soon after. The accused has been arrested. According to reports, police said the baby had suffered severe injuries to her vital organs and was on ventilator support at Kal...

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Flu widespread for third straight week

Flu widespread for third straight week

Dan Jernigan, the director of the CDC's Influenza Division. Eight people in Hamilton County have died from the flu so far this season. By the end of the 2014-2015 season, pediatric mortality re...

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Tourists face year in prison for 'dancing pornographically' in Cambodia

Tourists face year in prison for 'dancing pornographically' in Cambodia

Ten foreigners, including five Britons, charged with producing pornographic photos during a party near Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple complex have denied any wrongdoing, a prosecutor said Monday. ...

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Kohat police arrest accomplice in medical student murder case

Kohat police arrest accomplice in medical student murder case

On Saturday, when Asma reached home along with her sister-in-law, the suspect and his accomplice opened fire at her and fled the crime scene soon after, the police official said. The victim's father...

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Larger HC bench to hear pleas of disqualified AAP MLAs

Larger HC bench to hear pleas of disqualified AAP MLAs

The court also extended its January 24 order restraining the Election Commission (EC) from issuing any notification announcing bye-election to fill the 20 Assembly seats vacated by 20 AAP MLAs who h...

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Trillanes: Suspension of Carandang, man heading Duterte wealth probe, 'impeachable'

Trillanes: Suspension of Carandang, man heading Duterte wealth probe, 'impeachable'

Grave misconduct and grave dishonesty for misuse of confidential information and disclosing false information. The administrative complaint also accused Carandang of "a manifest partiality, evident ...

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Melania Trump Is 'Furious' Over Donald Trump's Affair With Stormy Daniels

Melania Trump Is 'Furious' Over Donald Trump's Affair With Stormy Daniels

Melania Trump's flights to and from the White House before she permanently moved to Washington DC cost the U.S. taxpayer more than $675,000 (£480,000), military records have revealed. And there's n...

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Turkey: US to end weapons support for Syrian Kurdish YPG

Turkey: US to end weapons support for Syrian Kurdish YPG

On thursday last Donald Trump's administration faced embarrassing situation when turkey denied the facts announced by white house about telephonic conversation between the leaders of the two countri...

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Northern Dynasty Minerals: Permitting for Southwest Alaska's Pebble Project remains on track

Northern Dynasty Minerals: Permitting for Southwest Alaska's Pebble Project remains on track

Northern Dynasty Minerals Responds In a press release dated January 26, Northern Dynasty confirmed the Environmental Impact Statement ("EIS") permitting process for Southwest Alaska's Pebble Pro...

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President Trump casts doubt on reaching immigration deal by Feb. 8

President Trump casts doubt on reaching immigration deal by Feb. 8

The vote set the stage for hundreds of thousands of federal workers to return on Tuesday, cutting short what could have become a messy and costly impasse. That has made February 8 the next pressure po...

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Former US Rep. Corrine Brown heads to prison

Former US Rep. Corrine Brown heads to prison

On her way to the prison today, which sits about 50 miles northwest of downtown Orlando, Brown was accompanied by her family and her faith leader Bishop Kelvin Cobaris, lead pastor and founder of The ...

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New US sanctions vs Russian Federation may affect partners of its defense industry

New US sanctions vs Russian Federation may affect partners of its defense industry

But there was no immediate news from the US Treasury on a much-anticipated list of Russian oligarchs that American authorities regard as close to President Vladimir Putin and thus eligible for sanctio...

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Republican lawmakers contemplate want to guard Mueller

Republican lawmakers contemplate want to guard Mueller

Sanders said no one at the White House has seen the memo, so the president was not prepared to make a decision. Like next week or next month when Mueller's investigation has developed or 10 minutes fr...

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Trump Urges 'Decisive Action' against Taliban after Deadly Attack in Kabul

Trump Urges 'Decisive Action' against Taliban after Deadly Attack in Kabul

The latest attack will add pressure on President Ashraf Ghani and his US allies, who have expressed growing confidence that a new more aggressive military strategy has succeeded in driving Taliban ...

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