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Sergei Skripal: Theresa May chairs poisoned spy security meeting

Sergei Skripal: Theresa May chairs poisoned spy security meeting

The Foreign Secretary said the United Kingdom would respond "appropriately and robustly" if "suspicions" about Russian involvement in the mysterious illness that struck down Sergei Skripal , 66, an...

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Fla. Senate backs arming teachers, rejects assault weapons ban

Fla. Senate backs arming teachers, rejects assault weapons ban

The bill passed without amendments to ban assault-style rifles or large-capacity magazines, which were supported by students, parents and faculty members affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas s...

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Cops, firefighters save choking puppy at police station

Cops, firefighters save choking puppy at police station

With a series of blows to his back and chest compressions, the officers managed to dislodge the what was stuck his throat. Officers found the puppy was not breathing, limp, and unresponsive. "Even tho...

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Turkey to set up camps for 170000 people near Syria's Idlib

Turkey to set up camps for 170000 people near Syria's Idlib

Afrin , which is controlled by the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia, is one of three regions Syria's Kurds hope will be part of a self-ruled federal region in the country's north. Penta...

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Exit polls indicate a hung parliament, 5-star movement single largest party

Exit polls indicate a hung parliament, 5-star movement single largest party

The 81-year-old owner of Italy's biggest media group has engineered a shock return to the political limelight, but only by joining forces with another populist group, the euroskeptic League, which i...

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Turkish court rejects release of Greek soldiers

Turkish court rejects release of Greek soldiers

The court in the northwestern province of Edirne ordered the pair to be charged with "attempted military espionage" and "entering a forbidden military territory", state-run Anadolu Agency reported. ...

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France to make age of consent 15

France to make age of consent 15

According to laws that are now practiced in the country, prosecutors have to prove that any sexual relations with someone under the age of 15 was non-consensual in order to be convicted of rape. In on...

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Italy vote projection sees 5-Star on 33 pct in Senate

Italy vote projection sees 5-Star on 33 pct in Senate

The centre-right coalition headed by former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is expected to gain between 248 and 268 seats and a 37% vote share, which is still short of a majority, the BBC reported...

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PSL 2018: Kumar Sangakkara pleased to play alongside Imran Tahir

PSL 2018: Kumar Sangakkara pleased to play alongside Imran Tahir

The Lahore-born leggie recently snapped a stupendous hat-trick and led his team to their third victory of the season against Quetta Gladiators . "He never puts pressure on us but expects us just to d...

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Egypt to donate slice of Sinai to Saudi mega-development

Egypt to donate slice of Sinai to Saudi mega-development

Most detainees have now been released, and the authorities say they have arranged to seize more than $100 billion in assets. The trip will include lunch with Queen Elizabeth, a dinner with heir to t...

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Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge

Nashville mayor to resign after pleading guilty to theft charge

Barry, 54, was riding high when news broke in late January that she had been having an affair with Forrest, whose wife filed for divorce soon after the affair became public. The affidavit also said th...

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Russian ex-spy, daughter still critically ill in mysterious UK incident

Russian ex-spy, daughter still critically ill in mysterious UK incident

According to the spokesman, Zizzi restaurant, located in the city center, has been closed "as a precaution". A major incident has been declared at Salisbury District Hospital but patients have...

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What is the Hatch Act? A guide to 'Pernicious Political Activities'

What is the Hatch Act? A guide to 'Pernicious Political Activities'

Office of Special Counsel (OSC) today sent an investigative report to President Donald Trump finding that Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway violated the hatch in two television interview...

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North and South Korea agree to hold talks

North and South Korea agree to hold talks

North Korean state media praised the meeting's results adding that Kim Jong Un would be willing to "write a new history of national reunification". on Monday . From the North Korean side were K...

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Tariffs on Canada, Mexico depend on whether we get a NAFTA deal

Tariffs on Canada, Mexico depend on whether we get a NAFTA deal

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also responded. "This is just another one of these insane ideas that, I think fundamentally, economists and most people agree are bad. When the 2...

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Matteo Renzi quits after savaging in Italy polls

Matteo Renzi quits after savaging in Italy polls

As the results came during the night after the polls closed, it became immediately clear that no party or bloc would gain the 40 percent majority of seats needed in the Italian parliament to be able t...

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Dwayne Johnson graciously accepts Razzie award for 'Baywatch'

Dwayne Johnson graciously accepts Razzie award for 'Baywatch'

The movie was so bad, they actually had to create a new category, I'm not kidding, that category, the new category is A Movie So Rotten You Eventually Fell in Love With It. In case you're not up-to-da...

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CBI arrests Gitanjali Group VP Vipul Chitalia in PNB fraud case

He also said that Chitalia would be produced before a court in Mumbai later in the day. Judge S R Tamboli remanded him in CBI custody till March 17. This had been going on since 2010, the lawyer sai...

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North and South Korea leaders to meet next month

North and South Korea leaders to meet next month

It wasn't immediately clear what agreement the report was referring to, but Kim invited South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Pyongyang for a leadership summit at an early date last month. this we...

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Indian Army Kills Militant, Three Others In Kashmir

Indian Army Kills Militant, Three Others In Kashmir

While the Army claimed that they were fired upon by the militant, locals have disputed the claims, saying that they were shot dead by the Army after killing the militant. When a searchlight was shone ...

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Toyota Auris Says No To Diesels, Debuts New 178HP Hybrid Powertrain

Toyota Auris Says No To Diesels, Debuts New 178HP Hybrid Powertrain

The move comes at a time when the company has reported a fall in the sales of the diesel engine vehicles. Toyota will have no diesel passenger cars on sale in Europe by the end of this year, citing...

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Trump denies White House chaos

Trump denies White House chaos

Sources within and close to the embattled White House of Donald Trump report a chaotic operation "out of control" with "morale at its lowest point yet" and a "circle the wagons" mentality driven ...

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Russian transport plane crashes at Syria base, killing all 32 on board

Russian transport plane crashes at Syria base, killing all 32 on board

The Antonov-26 aircraft crashed at Russia's Khmeimim airbase in the Latakia province , killing the 26 passengers and six crew members on board, according to a Russian state news agency. The Antonov A...

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30 killed as truck carrying wedding guests plunges off the bridge

30 killed as truck carrying wedding guests plunges off the bridge

Local villagers rushed to the accident spot and carried out rescue operations before rescue officials and fire brigade personnel from nearby Botad and Sihor towns rushed in with cranes. Meanwhile, Guj...

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Florida Senate passes gun control bill

Florida Senate passes gun control bill

A little less than three weeks after the unthinkable unfolded at their Florida high school, Marjory Stoneman Douglas students will appear at one of the most famous performance venues in the world....

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Oldest message in a bottle found on beach

Oldest message in a bottle found on beach

Sand dunes in the area are quite mobile during storm events and heavy rain, so the bottle could have been subject to "cyclical periods of exposure" which could have led to the cork in the bottle dryin...

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Trump International tee markers with presidential seal may violate federal law

Trump International tee markers with presidential seal may violate federal law

This poses a problem for Donny, as federal law states that the seal of the president can ONLY be used for official government affairs and, if used incorrectly, could result in a penalty of up to six m...

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'Booby trap bomb' in NI may have caused car fire

'Booby trap bomb' in NI may have caused car fire

The bomb disposal team is assisting police in their efforts to establish the cause of the blaze amid claims from some public representatives that it may have been an explosive device. An alert was spa...

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Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Mar 9

Biplab Deb to be sworn-in as Tripura CM on Mar 9

The BJP secured 35 seats in the 60-member assembly and the IPFT, a tribal-based party, eight. Deb replaced Sudhindra Dasgupta, the longest-serving BJP state president, in January, 2015 after he was ...

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Iran's Zarif calls on European Union to play constructive role on nuclear deal

Iran's Zarif calls on European Union to play constructive role on nuclear deal

The head of the Vienna-based International Atomic Energy Agency said Monday that "Iran is implementing its nuclear related commitments" and that "it is essential that Iran continues to do so". Preside...

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In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate

In a first, Dalit woman makes it to Pakistan Senate

The ruling Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) won 15 of the 52 seats up for election to secure a total of 33 spots in the 104-seat Upper House. Kumari, a social leader who has been working to uplift the...

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Tripura: Newly elected BJP MLAs to meet on Tuesday

Tripura: Newly elected BJP MLAs to meet on Tuesday

The BJP on Monday accused the Congress of practising "politics of fear, confusion and concoction" against the Narendra Modi government and said results of three northeast states show that such attem...

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RLD decides to support SP in Gorakhpur, Phulpur LS bypolls

RLD decides to support SP in Gorakhpur, Phulpur LS bypolls

Gorakhpur and Phulpur , the two Lok Sabha seats, were vacated a year ago when Yogi Adityanath and Keshav Prasad Maurya took oath as Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister respectively of the st...

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Billionaire explorer discovers sunken US WWII aircraft carrier

Billionaire explorer discovers sunken US WWII aircraft carrier

One of the first aircraft carriers for the US Navy, the ship, nicknamed Lady Lex, sank during the Battle of the Coral Sea on May 8, 1942, after being hit by Japanese torpedoes. He was further quoted...

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Carroll breaks trap world record at ISSF World Cup

Carroll breaks trap world record at ISSF World Cup

Like Shahzar, Mehuli made her debut in this World Cup, and surprisingly created a record too. Deepak and Mehuli, competing as India 2, shot 435.1 in the five-team final, finishing behind the Roman...

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Campaign Pays Off School Lunch Debt in Philando Castile's Honor

Campaign Pays Off School Lunch Debt in Philando Castile's Honor

The goal of it was to reduce student lunch debt in the district Castile used to work in. Pam Fergus , who runs the fundraiser, told CNN that she dropped off a $35,000 check to the school district's...

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Sri Lanka Declares Emergency After Mob Attacks on Muslims

Sri Lanka Declares Emergency After Mob Attacks on Muslims

President Maithripala Sirisena and the Cabinet on Tuesday chose to declare a state of emergency for 10 days following the violence prevailed in some parts of the country, Minister of Social Empowermen...

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Mental Hai Kya: New posters of Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar starrer out

Mental Hai Kya: New posters of Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar starrer out

Years after making " Size Zero " in Telugu, Prakash Kovelamudi is set to make a Hindi film. The second look of the actor's character, which was released on March 6, features a gagged Rajkummar in ...

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BJP Will Form Govt in Meghalaya: Himanta

BJP Will Form Govt in Meghalaya: Himanta

Following night-long negotiations, the NPP and BJP managed to secure the alliance of 3 regional parties and an independent, as the BJP leadership had made it clear to leave no stone unturned in stal...

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Australia lobbying for a Trump tariff exemption

Australia lobbying for a Trump tariff exemption

In another news talk show appearance, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told ABC News that Trump has talked with "a number of the world leaders" about his trade tariff plans. Amid a global stocks s...

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