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Pakistan dropped out of India's WTO meeting says sources

Pakistan dropped out of India's WTO meeting says sources

This would be the second mini-ministerial meeting being hosted by India. But there is very little room for relations to improve if both countries fail to respect diplomatic protocol and ensure the saf...

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Russian ambassador gets note saying Skripals in critical condition - RIA

Russian ambassador gets note saying Skripals in critical condition - RIA

Accusing the Russian state of the nerve agent attack, Britain is expelling 23 Russian diplomats and is trying to build a coalition of countries to punish Moscow as a result. She said it was "hig...

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The Pearson (LON:PSON) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Credit Suisse Group

Therefore 55% are positive. GBX 259.40's average target is 93.01% above currents GBX 134.4 stock price. Cambian Group Plc had 53 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Susqueh...

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US, France, Germany And UK Jointly Blame Russia For Poisoning

US, France, Germany And UK Jointly Blame Russia For Poisoning

British diplomats in Moscow were bracing for a retaliatory order from the Kremlin and were just waiting to be told who had to leave and when. The tensions threaten to overshadow Putin's expected re-...

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Egypt: citizens overseas to vote Friday in presidential el

Egypt: citizens overseas to vote Friday in presidential el

Korea have opened their doors for expatriates to cast their vote. The embassies will not ask about any official document or legal residency. The former army chief is widely expected to win by a hu...

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What Is North Korea's Foreign Minister Doing in Sweden?

What Is North Korea's Foreign Minister Doing in Sweden?

According to a White House statement, the allied leaders "agreed that concrete actions, not words, will be the key to achieving permanent denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". Ri made no comment ...

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Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter

Nerve agent planted in luggage of Russian agent's daughter

London's expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats over the poisoning amounted to a 40% staff cut and would seriously affect the work of his embassy, he was also cited as saying. The Russian authorities bel...

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Russian Federation summons British ambassador as it readies to expel diplomats

Russian Federation summons British ambassador as it readies to expel diplomats

Britain's top diplomat on Friday accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of ordering the nerve-agent attack that left Sergei Skripal and his daughter fighting for their lives. Russian news agencies...

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Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in spy spat

Skripal, his daughter Yulia, and a police officer remain hospitalized. The military-grade nerve toxin that poisoned former Russian agent Sergei Skripal was planted in his daughter's suitcase befor...

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United Kingdom defence secretary tells Russian Federation 'go away and shut up'

United Kingdom defence secretary tells Russian Federation 'go away and shut up'

And British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Russia targeted Skripal a former Russian intelligence officer convicted of spying for Britain to make it clear that those who defy the Russian stat...

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United Kingdom court convicts Iraqi teenager for London train bombing

United Kingdom court convicts Iraqi teenager for London train bombing

Alison Morgan, prosecuting, said: "You had a deep seated anger I suggest at this country because of what happened in Iraq". Prosecutors said there would have been many more injuries and probably dea...

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Johnson: 'Overwhelmingly likely' Putin ordered nerve agent attack

Johnson: 'Overwhelmingly likely' Putin ordered nerve agent attack

Britain has said the toxin, which also poisoned a British police officer who attended the scene, was Novichok, a lethal nerve agent first developed by the Soviet military. "So we will expand our "blac...

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Sweden willing to provide forum for North Korea - US talks

Sweden willing to provide forum for North Korea - US talks

Wallstrom earlier said Sweden hopes "we can use our role and also our contacts" to facilitate U.S. Ri also held a brief meeting Friday with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven. Kang also mentioned ...

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In Manchester, Flake Says Trump is Waging a 'War on Objective Reality'

In Manchester, Flake Says Trump is Waging a 'War on Objective Reality'

Flake, who is not running for re-election this year, said Thursday that he does not now plan to challenge Trump in 2020, but also would not rule it out. The party has come to resemble "Invasion of the...

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Fired top diplomat Rex Tillerson says he's praying for America

President Donald Trump named Pompeo , who previously served as head of the Central Intelligence Agency, as the replacement for Rex Tillerson , whom he dismissed on Tuesday . I can't believe someo...

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Korean foreign minister upbeat about upcoming summits with N. Korea

Korean foreign minister upbeat about upcoming summits with N. Korea

South Korea's top diplomat has voiced hope that the planned summits with North Korea will produce a "breakthrough" in finding a way toward a peaceful resolution of the North's nuclear and missile issu...

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Trump Signs Taiwan Travel Act

Trump Signs Taiwan Travel Act

Premier William Lai has called Washington a " solid ally " and said that he " wholeheartedly " anticipates that the law will " further raise the substantive relationship between Taiwan and the United ...

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Xi unanimously elected for second term as China's president

Xi unanimously elected for second term as China's president

As part of the package of constitutional amendments, the president and other government officials will for the first time take the oath of office by pledging allegiance to the constitution. The two-te...

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Stocks head for loss on week amid growing trade tensions

Stocks head for loss on week amid growing trade tensions

The Russell 2000 is up 41.11 points, or 2.7 percent. February industrial production jumped 1.1 percent, the largest increase in four months. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 204.03 points, or...

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Seton Hall beats North Carolina State 94-83 in foul-filled matchup

Seton Hall beats North Carolina State 94-83 in foul-filled matchup

Seton Hall is 4-0 SU and 3-1 ATS in its last four games against the ACC. Seton Hall's Khadeen Carrington scored a team-high 26 points in the win, hitting 6 of 14 shots from the field for a 42.9...

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Facebook has suspended Cambridge Analytica, a Trump-linked data firm

Facebook has suspended Cambridge Analytica, a Trump-linked data firm

Facebook is suspending a data analysis company that rose to prominence for its work on Donald Trump's presidential campaign, and which has been accused of having a shadowy influence on British voter...

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North Korean foreign minister arrives in Sweden for talks

North Korean foreign minister arrives in Sweden for talks

Ri was to hold talks with his Swedish counterpart Margot Wallstrom - whose country represents USA interests in Pyongyang - on the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula, a possible summit between Tr...

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Results of bypoll can't be extrapolated to 2019 general election

Results of bypoll can't be extrapolated to 2019 general election

Defying the so called jinx, Yogi Adityanath had visited the satellite township bordering the national capital a year ago in December ahead of the inauguration of Delhi Metro's Magenta line by Prim...

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Claire Foy Was Paid Less Than Her Male Co-Star for The Crown

Claire Foy Was Paid Less Than Her Male Co-Star for The Crown

In response, the series' producers, Suzanne Mackie and Andy Harries, acknowledged the 35-year-old male English actor was paid more owing to his Doctor Who fame, but said the practice would be rect...

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Dead man walking: Court rejects Romanian cook's claim he's alive

Dead man walking: Court rejects Romanian cook's claim he's alive

The man appealed to cancel his death certificate, which was issued in 2016, but the court told him that he was too late, and that would have to remain officially dead. His wish is to get a passport so...

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Russian Federation chides United Kingdom for blaming Putin for poisoning

Russian Federation chides United Kingdom for blaming Putin for poisoning

Britain and its allies on Thursday blamed Moscow directly for a poison attack on a double agent in England, escalating diplomatic tensions as Washington separately announced sanctions against Russia...

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North Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish leaders

North Korea's top diplomat meets Swedish leaders

It doesn't mean the decades-long effort to thwart the North's nuclear ambition is settled, but it's clear that Moon is having a diplomatic moment. A nuclear war between the USA and North Korea would...

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Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning row

Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning row

Russia, which denies any involvement in the attack, said it would retaliate against the British measures. British investigators concluded this week that Russian Federation was to blame for a Marc...

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Defiant Russia vows retaliation over USA sanctions, United Kingdom spy accusations

U.S. President Donald Trump said it looked as though the Russians were behind it. He said Russia's recent provocations need a tough response, including action against Russian oligarchs with questionab...

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NCAA West Regional: Defending champ North Carolina cruises past Lipscomb

NCAA West Regional: Defending champ North Carolina cruises past Lipscomb

Lipscomb shot just 35.9 percent from the field for the game, compared to 51.7 percent for North Carolina. Williams played limited NCAA tournament minutes as a freshman, when the Tar Heels lost the...

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Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Majithia over drugs charge

Arvind Kejriwal apologises to Majithia over drugs charge

BJP has been raising the issue of delay in notifying these roads in response to AAP's charges that the BJP-led Centre is not in favour of bringing an ordinance to stop the sealing drive. Hindustan Tim...

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Russian Federation will 'of course' expel British diplomats, says Lavrov

Russian Federation will 'of course' expel British diplomats, says Lavrov

The four-nation statement is the fruit of British efforts to enlist global support as it tries to hold Russia accountable for the March 4 attack that left former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal...

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SC jibe at TV jounalists in Jay Shah defamation case

SC jibe at TV jounalists in Jay Shah defamation case

The court also asked Jay Shah and others involved to file their responses on the plea filed by the scribes. As per reports , the defamation proceedings have stayed till April 12. "I have told many ti...

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Sweden says happy to help on N.Korea, amid summit speculation

Sweden says happy to help on N.Korea, amid summit speculation

There was no immediate breakthrough, but North Korea's foreign minister was to remain in Stockholm into Saturday for further talks with Swedish leaders, as the Scandinavian intermediary strives to pav...

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Korean Foreign Minister meets Swedish PM in Stockholm

Korean Foreign Minister meets Swedish PM in Stockholm

The official confirmed that Pompeo has taken the lead on planning because after the departure of Joe Yun, the State Department's point person on North Korea , intelligence agencies are the main sourc...

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Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual abuse

Vatican removes Guam bishop for sexual abuse

The most recent charge emerged in January 2018, when Apuron's own nephew accused the cleric of raping him in the chancery bathroom in or around 1989 or 1990 - when Apuron was already an archbishop. Th...

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Did Wikipedia Just Shade YouTube For Being Cheap?

Did Wikipedia Just Shade YouTube For Being Cheap?

Conspiracy videos, to be sure, are not against YouTube's policies. Still, YouTube has faced harsh criticism from people who say its algorithms are far from ideal. It might become more so, now th...

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United States sides with UK, blames Russian Federation for chemical attacks

United States sides with UK, blames Russian Federation for chemical attacks

He called on the UK government to offer proof that Novichok was used and that Russian Federation was responsible, and slammed UK Prime Minister Theresa May for making "completely irresponsible st...

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Cinderella Story: Bulls upsets 4th seed Arizona 89-68

Cinderella Story: Bulls upsets 4th seed Arizona 89-68

In pulling off the upset, the No. 13 seeded Mid-American Conference champions will advance to play No. 5 seed Kentucky in the round of 32 on Saturday. She's held that post for more than two decades ...

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Strong storms possible Monday

Strong storms possible Monday

Some strong storms are possible Sunday night into Monday , and Monday will be another warm day with a high in the mid to upper 70s. In the Omaha area Friday , showers, rain and possibly a thun...

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