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The five emotional stages of the clocks going forward

The five emotional stages of the clocks going forward

That's right - lighter nights are finally here as the United Kingdom moves officially from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to British Summer Time (BST). Answer: They are going forward by one hour at 1am t...

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Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

Bride killed by father a day before marriage in Kerala

The girl's family belonged to Ezhava caste (OBC) while Brijesh belongs to Scheduled Caste, said the police. The father, Poovathikkandi Rajan, aged 42, was soon taken into custody by the police officia...

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Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto

Trump signs budget bill after threatening veto

I say to Congress: I will NEVER sign another bill like this again. "I am considering a VETO of the Omnibus Spending Bill based on the fact that the 800,000 plus DACA recipients have been totally...

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Shah's letter full of false information, says Naidu

Shah said he had learned that the central government had not received appropriate details of developmental fund utilisation. Andhra Pradesh is the only state to receive the award of revenue deficit ...

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China Urges US to 'Cease and Desist' Attacks on Trade Relations

China Urges US to 'Cease and Desist' Attacks on Trade Relations

Beijing, if officials deemed it worthwhile, could also place 25 percent tariffs on American-made goods such as pork and aluminum. China plans to take legal action against the USA under the Worl...

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Police officer killed as bomb blast rocks Egypt's Alexandria

Police officer killed as bomb blast rocks Egypt's Alexandria

Nemr himself, escorted by guards, appeared on Egyptian television visiting the scene shortly after the attack. Photos on social media that Reuters could not independently verify showed a burnt out a...

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NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Nora become a hurricane

NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Nora become a hurricane

Schools could be closed next week, she said, after a meeting with the disaster management committee on Friday afternoon. Queensland Fire and Emergency Services commissioner Katarina Carroll said res...

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Sandy Hook survivor joins Parkland students to say 'Enough'

Sandy Hook survivor joins Parkland students to say 'Enough'

Students are pulled out of class for counseling, and school workloads have been lightened for the month so students are not overly stressed - something that will end with the start of the fourth quart...

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Police, Jawaharlal Nehru University students clash

Police, Jawaharlal Nehru University students clash

Protesters kept their cameras on ground as mark of protest. As the hundreds of protesting students and teachers from the University marched towards Parliament , the Delhi Police undertook a baton c...

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Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?

Which towns have the most snow so far from the spring storm?

Accumulating snow still expected for extreme southwestern Wisconsin Friday night into Saturday. Predictions show totals could be as high as four to six inches for much of the WSPY listening area. ...

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Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced to 7-year jail

Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav sentenced to 7-year jail

In 1996, the Patna High Court ordered an inquiry into the fodder scam cases and a charge sheet in the Deogarh treasury case was filed against 38 people on 27 October 1997. Sentence of previous case ...

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Freeburg resigns as Gering girls basketball coach

Freeburg resigns as Gering girls basketball coach

I played with a lot of them since I was in middle school, played AAU with them up until where we are now. "As long as we stay focused, there's definitely a possibility of reaching our goals", Schmit...

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Jordyn Woods On How She Supports BFF Kylie Jenner Being A Mom

Jordyn Woods On How She Supports BFF Kylie Jenner Being A Mom

Kylie Jenner took to Instagram on Friday to post her first ever selfies with her adorable 7-week-old daughter Stormi , prompting a rush of adoration from her fans - the photo already has almost 12...

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Syringe used during armed robbery, man charged in Queanbeyan

Syringe used during armed robbery, man charged in Queanbeyan

Police said the group was walking on a path at the apartment complex just steps from the murder victim's home, when the masked man jumped out from behind a building and made demands. Chief of the Metr...

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Pakistani Prez accuses India of putting regional peace at stake

Pakistani Prez accuses India of putting regional peace at stake

Mobile phone services were suspended in the capital during the event. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena also attended the parade as guest of honour. ─AFP Tank crews steer their vehicles duri...

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Sacramento police killing of unarmed man sparks 2nd day of protests

Sacramento police killing of unarmed man sparks 2nd day of protests

But Geoffrey Alpert, a professor of criminology at the University of SC and an expert on police use of force, said the officers may have a tough time explaining why they jumped to the conclusion that ...

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China eyes measures against US imports to balance tariffs on steel, aluminium

The United States launched Friday a challenge at the World Trade Organization against China over intellectual property breaches, a statement said. The US Trade Representative , Robert Lighthizer , f...

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TRS Wins All Three Rajya Sabha Seats From Telangana State

TRS Wins All Three Rajya Sabha Seats From Telangana State

The BJP secured nine of the 10 seats in Uttar Pradesh and a seat each in Karnataka , Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. In Jharkhand, BJP and Congress both managed to win one seat each. The Samajwadi Pa...

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Students, teachers armed with buckets of rocks in case of school shooting

Students, teachers armed with buckets of rocks in case of school shooting

One college student told WNEP they found the idea "comical" and a parent told the station they thought the teachers should be armed instead. The superintendent told the outlet his district does no...

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Martin Vizcarra sworn in as president after predecessor Kuczynski resigns in ignomy

Martin Vizcarra sworn in as president after predecessor Kuczynski resigns in ignomy

She said Peru's adherence to its constitution "reflects its strength as a resilient democracy". The move marks yet another humiliation for the 79-year-old centre-right economist, whose surprise elec...

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Macron Faces First Major Strike as Unions Oppose Planned Reforms

Macron Faces First Major Strike as Unions Oppose Planned Reforms

Teachers, train conductors, and airline controllers marched all over France on Thursday, March 22 . Most were peaceful, although there were reports of police scuffling with protesters in Paris...

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China squares up to Trump over $60bn tariff move

China squares up to Trump over $60bn tariff move

China has been increasing its efforts to win over young Taiwanese, a key demographic to reach out to amid souring political relations between Beijing and Taipei, including offering incentives to set...

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Canadian retailers could be helped by a U.S. trade battle with China

Canadian retailers could be helped by a U.S. trade battle with China

Taiwan should educate its youth about the risks presented by China where there is neither freedom nor democracy, Taiwan's main body in charge of policy making towards its giant neighbour said on Frida...

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NH lawmakers say more time needed on marijuana bill

NH lawmakers say more time needed on marijuana bill

Cassidy and Sen. Heather Steans, both Chicago Democrats , have introduced a bill to allow the sale of marijuana for recreational use over the age of 21. "We're proposing three facilities to manufactu...

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South Korea To Curb Overworking By Shutting Down Computers

South Korea To Curb Overworking By Shutting Down Computers

It's a reality in South Korea as government employees will be forced to leave the office by 7 p.m. because the bosses will actually shut off the power to their computers. In South Korea, the problem s...

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Spain coach Julen Lopetegui satisfied after Germany draw

Spain coach Julen Lopetegui satisfied after Germany draw

That was just the start Spain would have been hoping for, but Germany - also unbeaten since the European Championships in a run of 21 matches - rallied and went close through Jonas Hector and Tim...

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European Union backs Britain in blaming Russian Federation for spy attack, recalls envoy

European Union backs Britain in blaming Russian Federation for spy attack, recalls envoy

He says "history shows that British statements must be verified". The EU on Monday condemned the poisoning and called on Russian Federation to "address urgently" British questions about the Novic...

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Do for Chibok girls what you did for Dapchi girls: #BBOG demands

Do for Chibok girls what you did for Dapchi girls: #BBOG demands

One of the goals of Boko Haram - which has kidnapped thousands of girls, boys and women, forcing some of them to blow themselves up, killed thousands of others and displaced millions - is to stop ch...

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Blue UK passports to be 'made in France' after Brexit

Blue UK passports to be 'made in France' after Brexit

John Lennon blue British Passport, 1976 Collection of the Estate of John Lennon. The 10-year contract for making the passports which is said to be worth £500 million was won by the Franco-Dutch comp...

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Sacramento protest decries police shooting of unarmed Stephon Clark

Sacramento protest decries police shooting of unarmed Stephon Clark

According to a press release issued by the Sacramento Police Department, police were dispatched to 7500 block of 29 Street after a caller reported that a male subject had broken vehicle windows an...

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Trump says 'getting along with Russian Federation (and others) is a good thing'

Trump says 'getting along with Russian Federation (and others) is a good thing'

Speaking with reporters in the Oval Office, Trump said that he congratulated Putin - a figure who has loomed over his administration because of Russia's meddling in the 2016 election - on winning anot...

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Earth Hour events in Taiwan call for real action to protect Earth

Earth Hour events in Taiwan call for real action to protect Earth

Catholic parishes around the Philippines are turning off lights and holding prayer sessions as part of the annual local observance of Earth Hour on March 24. " Biodiversity and climate change are...

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Congress OKs $1.3 trillion budget, avoiding another shutdown

Congress OKs $1.3 trillion budget, avoiding another shutdown

Once the opponents relented, the Senate began voting, clearing the package by a 65-32 vote . Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) had reached a deal with Trump for DACA legislation in retu...

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Explosion rocks Afghan city, at least 10 dead

Explosion rocks Afghan city, at least 10 dead

At least 15 people were killed and 51 wounded on Friday night in Lashkargah City in Helmand after a suicide bomber detonated a vehicle laden with explosives. The office of Afghan President Ashraf Ghan...

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Melania Trump presents Women of Courage awards at State Department

Melania Trump presents Women of Courage awards at State Department

Politico The Constitution doesn't assign any political assignments to a First Lady, to make themselves useful every First Lady adopts a non-controversial pet project. It said: "We talked for a coupl...

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Top Turkish media group Dogan set for sale to President Erdogan ally

Top Turkish media group Dogan set for sale to President Erdogan ally

Then they dropped charges against seven others on February 14, the day before Secretary of State Rex Tillerson flew to Ankara for a meeting with Mr. The original decision by the USA government to ...

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Senior US diplomat, Taiwan leader to speak at Taipei event

Senior US diplomat, Taiwan leader to speak at Taipei event

A day earlier, Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Alex Wong stressed that the U.S. commitment to the Taiwan people and their democracy has never been stronger....

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Trump administration moves to ban 'bump stock' firearm attachments

Trump administration moves to ban 'bump stock' firearm attachments

ATF also issued classification decisions concluding that other bump-stock-type devices were not machineguns, including a device submitted by the manufacturer of the bump-stock-type devices used in t...

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Craiglist blocks personal ads to protest anti sex-trafficking law

Craiglist blocks personal ads to protest anti sex-trafficking law

The U.S. Senate passed legislation on Wednesday aimed at penalizing website operators that facilitate online sex trafficking, chipping away at a bedrock legal shield for the technology industr...

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Judge: Trump can not avoid lawsuit by former 'Apprentice' contestant alleging defamation

Judge: Trump can not avoid lawsuit by former 'Apprentice' contestant alleging defamation

The ruling came in a lawsuit brought by Summer Zervos in state court in Manhattan in January 2017. Ms Zervos said Mr Trump kissed her against her will at a 2007 meeting in his NY office, and lat...

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