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Rajya Sabha fails to bid farewell to retiring MPs, adjourned again

Rajya Sabha fails to bid farewell to retiring MPs, adjourned again

He noted that their presence in the House would be missed when it decides on critical issues like the anti-instant triple talaq bill. Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, who also retired, said earlier the me...

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Supreme Court puts gerrymandering in the spotlight

Supreme Court puts gerrymandering in the spotlight

It's always risky to infer too much from Justices' statements and questions during oral arguments , but the hints in today's proceedings suggested that the Court, as a whole, may not be ready to put ...

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'Roseanne' returns with monster TV ratings in Trump era

'Roseanne' returns with monster TV ratings in Trump era

To put those deliveries in context, they mark the highest 18-to-49 turnout for an episode of an ABC comedy since the season four premiere of "Modern Family" scared up 14.4 overall million viewers an...

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Gunman who killed 6 in Quebec mosque pleads guilty, averting trial

Gunman who killed 6 in Quebec mosque pleads guilty, averting trial

Alexandre Bissonnette faced six charges of first-degree murder and six of attempted murder. The rampage on January 29, 2017, which also left more than 30 injured, was one of the worst attacks on an ...

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Congress makes fun of Amit Shah over faux pas

Congress makes fun of Amit Shah over faux pas

Shah had said, addressing the media, "An SC retired judge has said that if a comparison is made on corruption, then the Yeddyurappa government would get the number one award". She shared another vid...

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Ecuador suspends Julian Assange's outside communication

Ecuador suspends Julian Assange's outside communication

The decision was taken because the Australian had broken a 2017 promise to not interfere in other country's affairs while in the mission, an Ecuadoran government statement said. Assange claims the acc...

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Preparation for the royal wedding of Harry and Meghan

Preparation for the royal wedding of Harry and Meghan

Folkestone's 1st Battalion of the Royal Gurkha Rifles, who Prince Harry served with in Afghanistan 2007, will join United Kingdom military divisions on May 19. On the May 19 at St. George's Chapel a...

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Trump fires VA Secretary Shulkin in wake of ethics scandal

Trump fires VA Secretary Shulkin in wake of ethics scandal

President Donald Trump's health after the president's annual physical during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, DC , U.S., January 16, 2018. But Trump, a regular viewer of Fox & F...

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Pulse nightclub shooter meant to attack Disney World, prosecutors say

Pulse nightclub shooter meant to attack Disney World, prosecutors say

Defence lawyers have argued that Salman was a simple woman who loved children and that FBI investigators coerced her into confessing. 'It's a terrible, random, senseless killing by a monster, ' Swif...

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Police alerted Arizona child protection officials about mother accused of murder

Police alerted Arizona child protection officials about mother accused of murder

Authorities have not released the children's cause of death, or identified the victims. According to Pinal County Sheriff's Office (PCSO), a two-year-old child and a 10-month-old child were found de...

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President's attorney floated idea of Flynn, Manafort pardon

President's attorney floated idea of Flynn, Manafort pardon

Three sources say that Mueller's team is now looking at the possibility that Dowd made pardon offers to both former Trump advisers previous year because the president's team was concerned about what t...

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Lots Of Rain Expected This Week

Lots Of Rain Expected This Week

We get a nice payoff though. The threat of heavy rain is over, but the light rain that's fallen all afternoon has continued this evening . It will be a lot like today with a little bit more in rain...

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'Violent' Illegal Immigrant Set for Deportation Escapes ICE Custody

'Violent' Illegal Immigrant Set for Deportation Escapes ICE Custody

The agents had taken off his handcuffs when he was brought through screening, and he was about to be then escorted onto a plane when he ran away. Port Authority police confirmed the man was seen on ...

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Former 'Shake It Up' Star Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team

Former 'Shake It Up' Star Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team

Nothing is impossible for Kim Possible-that includes a movie reboot. The California girl has established a solid career in media and corporations; apart from just the entertainment industry alone; s...

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Budget Reductions, Security Discussed By Board Of Education

Budget Reductions, Security Discussed By Board Of Education

Superintendent Paul Uttley recommended the board choose B since it won the poll. School library assistant Amy Collins said that all the other employees in the district are eligible for health benefi...

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France holds state funeral for slain officer

France holds state funeral for slain officer

French President Emmanuel Macron decried the "barbaric" views that fueled an Islamic extremist's supermarket hostage-taking last week as well as Knoll's killing. Last Friday, terrorist Redouane Lak...

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A Referendum On The Eighth Amendment Will Be Held On May 25th

A Referendum On The Eighth Amendment Will Be Held On May 25th

The referendum will be held three months before Pope Francis makes the first papal trip in almost 40 years to the country . The Irish parliament has previously rejected proposed legislation to hold...

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Planned Parenthood deletes tweet calling for alternative Disney characters

Planned Parenthood deletes tweet calling for alternative Disney characters

Planned Parenthood Keystone, which operates in 37 Pennsylvania counties, tweeted on Tuesday that "We need a Disney Princess who's had an abortion". "We joined an ongoing Twitter conversation abo...

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Toronto ultrasound technician charged with sexual assault

Toronto ultrasound technician charged with sexual assault

Toronto police say a sonographer is facing a sexual assault charge after an alleged incident with a patient. Just after 1:30 p.m. Monday, police an 18-year-old was jogging on the bike path near Mcl...

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Sydney University finds 2500-year-old mummy remains in empty coffin

Sydney University finds 2500-year-old mummy remains in empty coffin

The mummy , now being analysed using the latest scientific technology is a mysterious artefact of ancient Egypt and researchers are working hard to piece its story together. Prof John Magnussen, a rad...

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Four Texas Tech players arrested, including QB Jett Duffey

Four Texas Tech players arrested, including QB Jett Duffey

The four were arrested over the weekend after an incident at Bash Riprocks. When officers arrived, a large group of people were in front of the club impeding traffic, police say. Duffey was charged wi...

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Jammu and Kashmir: 4 terrorists killed in encounter in Rajouri

Jammu and Kashmir: 4 terrorists killed in encounter in Rajouri

He said terrorists, who were hiding in the Rawariya Talla area in bushes near a security establishment, fired on search party, after which the whole area was cordoned off by security forces. "As the s...

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Greek Media For the EU-Turkey Meeting in Varna

Greek Media For the EU-Turkey Meeting in Varna

We reconfirm our readiness to keep up the dialogue and consultations and to work together to overcome current difficulties with a view to unleashing the potential of our partnership. However, EU diplo...

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Mayawati discusses new anti-BJP strategy with party

Mayawati discusses new anti-BJP strategy with party

The man behind the hoardings, says the publicity material only reflects the feelings of the party workers in SP and BSP. Following the announcement, the SP would have to go it alone in the bypolls til...

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Amid data-privacy crisis, Facebook to delay launch of new products

Amid data-privacy crisis, Facebook to delay launch of new products

Over the past week, high-profile companies such as Elon Musk's Tesla and SpaceX have taken down their Facebook pages. Last year, Facebook sent its general counsel, Colin Stretch, to join lawyers f...

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Karnataka to vote on May 12, verdict on 15

Karnataka to vote on May 12, verdict on 15

It was in power in Karnataka from 2008 to 2013. "This is an attempt to divide the Hindus ". Speaking to reporters in Davanagere in Karnataka, Shah had said, "A former Supreme Court judge recently...

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Parliament Budget Session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

Parliament Budget Session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

In fact, on Tuesday the House had to be adjourned within couple of minutes the House had assembled after the weekend and Ram Navami break. Similarly, the upper house Rajya Sabha was also adjourned f...

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Caught on Camera: Trooper hit by vehicle

Caught on Camera: Trooper hit by vehicle

He suffered a few broken bones, but will be OK. "It is miraculous, though, that this is all I have". Brenchley, a 13-year veteran of the state's highway patrol, gets out of his vehicle to walk over ...

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Teenager Shaheen highlights uncapped trio named to face Windies

Teenager Shaheen highlights uncapped trio named to face Windies

Hard hitting Asif Ali , all-rounder Hussain Talat and young Under-19 left-arm pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi were picked in the 15-man team for the forthcoming series against West Indies.The team was na...

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Iowa selects 5 cities for medical marijuana dispensaries

Iowa selects 5 cities for medical marijuana dispensaries

Jon Corzine, but slowly implemented under Republican Chris Christie, who had a skeptical view of marijuana. "Some of these changes will take time, but we are committed to getting it done for all New J...

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Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Frisked at US Airport

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Frisked at US Airport

As per reports by a Pakistan-based news channel, PM Abbasi followed all the security procedures voluntarily. Participating in the Trends Official debate, General Moinuddin Haider, a former army offi...

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White House defends Donald Trump's silence over Stormy Daniels row

California attorney Michael Overing, who specializes in defamation law, said it would be hard for Daniels to prevail on her defamation claim because she is a public figure. The White House has dipped ...

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Lottery.com Launches Mega Millions Play in Time for $458 Million Jackpot

Lottery.com Launches Mega Millions Play in Time for $458 Million Jackpot

The jackpot hasn't been hit since a $451 million jackpot was won in Florida back on January 5. The tickets are sold in 44 states as well as Washington, D.C. The odds of a ticket matching five numbers ...

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Mother arrested after children found dead in vehicle

Mother arrested after children found dead in vehicle

A woman is facing murder charges after her two children were found dead inside a auto Tuesday morning near the USA 60 and Mary Drive in Superior, Ariz ., authorities said. Relatives told Fox10 thet...

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This school district is arming its teachers - with rocks

This school district is arming its teachers - with rocks

The students are then instructed to get out of the line of sight and arm themselves with a stone, rather than crawl under their desks, which Helsel said would leave them as stationary targets. One...

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Deputies: CNY woman stole teddy bears from Parkland shooting memorial

Deputies: CNY woman stole teddy bears from Parkland shooting memorial

The incident report also cataloged the stolen items found in Kennedy and O'Neil's auto. Court documents say deputies also found half a bottle of vodka in the vehicle. In court Monday, Kennedy report...

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Opposition plans motion to impeach CJI Misra

Opposition plans motion to impeach CJI Misra

The Congress and some other parties are believed to bring an impeachment motion in Parliament against Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra in the coming days. Some senior leaders of the Congress, ho...

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Final declaration on Afghanistan situation adopted in Tashkent

Final declaration on Afghanistan situation adopted in Tashkent

The Foreign Minister reiterated Pakistan's support for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's national peace and reconciliation plan unveiled during Kabul process meeting, and his offer of peace talks to Ta...

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Bhima-Koregaon violence: No evidence found against Sambhaji Bhide, says Devendra Fadnavis

Bhima-Koregaon violence: No evidence found against Sambhaji Bhide, says Devendra Fadnavis

Ambedkar also claimed the arrest of Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Patil-Danve for his social media remarks over the Bhima-Koregaon incident. While asserting that his government would not spare anyb...

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Three people indicted in boy's death on Kansas Schlitterbahn water slide

Three people indicted in boy's death on Kansas Schlitterbahn water slide

Jeffrey Henry, the park's co-owner, was arrested in Cameron County, Texas, according to park spokeswoman Winter Prosapio. According to the Cameron County Sheriff's Office Henry is facing several c...

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