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Gorakhpur tragedy: 58 children dead in 4 days in BRD medical college

Gorakhpur tragedy: 58 children dead in 4 days in BRD medical college

In August, over 70 children had died in a span of five days and the incident had grabbed national attention after reports said the hospital faced a shortage of oxygen supply at that time. But differen...

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Cloudy, chance of morning showers — TODAY'S FORECAST

Cloudy, chance of morning showers — TODAY'S FORECAST

Forecasters were predicting more rain and possible thunder by Monday afternoon, which should be the last precipitation until early next week, when temperatures are again expected to float up to 10 d...

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Demonetisation was organised loot, says former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

Demonetisation was organised loot, says former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

The Opposition was effectively silenced, though, following the BJP's landslide victory in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in March, which was projected as popular support for demonetisation. He asked...

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Harun Mwau faults IEBC over presidential rerun

Harun Mwau faults IEBC over presidential rerun

Mwau lodged the case through lawyer Omwanza Ombati only hours before the Monday midnight deadline for filing any petition challenging the reelection of Uhuru. The apex court, in a majority decision of...

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Pakistani ex-premier appears in court on corruption charges

Pakistani ex-premier appears in court on corruption charges

Haris, the counsel for Sharif, argued that in case the references were clubbed together, the court would need to indict Sharif, Maryam and Safdar again. After receiving the IHC short order issued on ...

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Tom Hanks helps with marriage proposal at the Texas Book Festival

Tom Hanks helps with marriage proposal at the Texas Book Festival

The crowd was understandably thrilled with this unexpected development and burst into cheers and applause. Specifically, Tom told the audience that he was "bored" answering their question and that h...

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Former Trump adviser Carter Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trips

Former Trump adviser Carter Page met Russian officials in 2016 Moscow trips

After first asserting that he didn't meet with senior Russian officials during the trip, he later acknowledged that he spoke with Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich. He offered no proof to suppor...

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Gunmen storm TV station in Kabul

Gunmen storm TV station in Kabul

They first shot the guard and then entered the building. "They started throwing grenades and firing", Shamshad TV reporter Faisal Zaland, who escaped through a back door, told AFP. Kabul has been t...

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2017 set to be among top 3 hottest years — United Nations weather agency

2017 set to be among top 3 hottest years — United Nations weather agency

The World Meteorological Organization says this year is already on track to be one of the three hottest years of all time, after 2015 and 2016, which were both affected by a powerful El Nino effec...

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UNSC demands end of violence in Myanmar's Rakhine

UNSC demands end of violence in Myanmar's Rakhine

The council expressed "grave concern" over human rights violations, "including by the Myanmar security forces" against the Rohingya such as killing, sexual violence and burning of homes and property...

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Italy probes deaths of 26 Nigerian women from migrant boats

Italy probes deaths of 26 Nigerian women from migrant boats

The BBC reports that the Spanish warship, Cantabria , which is docked in the city was found to be carrying the bodies of the women among 375 rescued migrants. Most of the 375 survivors brought to Sa...

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Woman turns unruly after discovering husband's affair midair, forces pilot to land

Woman turns unruly after discovering husband's affair midair, forces pilot to land

The husband, his wife and their small child were escorted off the plane in Channai and the flight resumed to its destination in Bali. As per the sources quoted by The Times of India , an Iranian la...

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Chennai Rain: schools to remain closed in the city and seven districts

Chennai Rain: schools to remain closed in the city and seven districts

However, looking at the weather report it seems that the administration probably acted in a hurry by deciding to reopen schools as more rains are predicted in Chennai in the coming few hours. Alread...

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Carter Page Coordinated Russia Trip with Top Trump Campaign Officials

Carter Page Coordinated Russia Trip with Top Trump Campaign Officials

Page's email was read aloud by Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., when Page met behind closed doors last week with the House Intelligence Committee, which is investigating Russian interference in the 2016 pr...

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Briton kidnapped in Nigeria killed while three others freed

Briton kidnapped in Nigeria killed while three others freed

Mail online reports that the circumstances surroundingMr Squire's death, three weeks after his kidnap, were not immediately clear. Alanna Carson (23), from Ballymoney, was helping the Mission for V...

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Feds to end protected status for Nicaraguan immigrants

Feds to end protected status for Nicaraguan immigrants

The officials said Temporary Protected Status for about 86,000 Honduran immigrants would be extended by six months until July 2018, but they added it could be terminated at the end of the extension. T...

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Dallas man arrested at White House after alleged threats

Dallas man arrested at White House after alleged threats

They found him at about 4:05 p.m. on the north side of Pennsylvania Avenue near Lafayette Park. The Secret Service said Arega was not armed at the time of his arrest. After finding Arega's hotel room ...

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2 officers injured, suspect in custody after police incident in Abbotsford

2 officers injured, suspect in custody after police incident in Abbotsford

It appears the incident started at the Fraser Valley Auto Mall before continuing down Mt Lehman Road where it was stopped by police just south of the Fraser Highway. Rich says IHIT has taken over the ...

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Belgian judge releases ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont under conditions

Belgian judge releases ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont under conditions

The judge chose to grant the five people conditional release pending a ruling by a court on whether to execute the European arrest warrant issued by Spain, VRT said. According to a Saturday statement ...

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NYPD detectives resign following indictment on rape charges involving teen

NYPD detectives resign following indictment on rape charges involving teen

During that process, officers are tried on charges of misconduct. John Arlia, Hall's defense attorney, said Monday that both officers jointly chose to resign to focus on the defense of their case an...

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Fox cancels airing of ad saying Trump should be impeached

Fox cancels airing of ad saying Trump should be impeached

The widely-viewed ad calling for the impeachment of President Donald Trump has been running nationwide for nearly two weeks. In a lawyer's letter to Abernethy , team Steyer accused Fox News of bo...

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James Comey starts tweeting under real name

Goodbye Iowa. On the road home. Gotta get back to writing. He's also started speaking in a political science course at Howard University - despite his convocation speech at the university getting de...

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Tax probe: Queen Elizabeth II in trouble

Tax probe: Queen Elizabeth II in trouble

According to the Guardian , the Duchy of Lancaster invested £7.5 million into the Dover Street VI Cayman Fund in 2005. They said the funds reinvested the money in an array of businesses, includin...

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The GOP tax plan just got another brutal review

The GOP tax plan just got another brutal review

House Republicans are scrambling to modify their tax cut bill with plans to speed it to the floor to meet an ambitious Thanksgiving timetable. Another contentious provision virtually repeals the d...

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'Invasion required to secure N Korea nukes'

'Invasion required to secure N Korea nukes'

The President needs to stop making provocative statements that hinder diplomatic options and put American troops further at risk, ' they said. Trump has taken to Twitter using strong verbal threat...

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Car Crashes Into School Classroom At Greenacre, Children In Cardiac Arrest

Car Crashes Into School Classroom At Greenacre, Children In Cardiac Arrest

EARLIER: TWO children have suffered cardiac arrest and seven others, all under the age of nine, have been injured after a auto crashed into a southwest Sydney primary school. "Obviously this is a ver...

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UNCG women's soccer team to play at Duke in NCAA tournament

UNCG women's soccer team to play at Duke in NCAA tournament

Joseph's. The Seminoles have not lost in the first round of the NCAA Tournament since falling to Boston College on penalty kicks in 2004. The Crimson Tide's 12 wins are the most victories recorded i...

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Marilyn Manson points fake gun at crowd on day of massacre

Marilyn Manson points fake gun at crowd on day of massacre

The 48-year-old, born Brian Hugh Warner, sat in a wheelchair, after crushing his leg in an accident when an oversized pistol stage prop fell on him in September. According to photos taken at the conce...

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Trump heads into North Korea's line of sight

Trump heads into North Korea's line of sight

Under its constitution, Japan can shoot down a missile only when it is aimed at the country or if debris is falling on its territory. Abe was the first foreign leader to meet Trump after his electio...

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Twitter is under fire for blocking bisexual search terms

Twitter is under fire for blocking bisexual search terms

Twitter has come under fire for blocking image, video and news search results for "bisexual" and "transexual". Washington D.C. -based civil rights organization the Human Rights Campaign also rep...

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Tied Lawyer Offers New Account of Trump Tower Meeting With Don Jr

Tied Lawyer Offers New Account of Trump Tower Meeting With Don Jr

In an interview with Bloomberg , Natalia Veselnitskaya gave details for the first time of what passed between her and Trump Jr.in a meeting at Trump Tower in Manhattan on June 9th a year ago. His H...

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Apple reportedly moved cash to island to avoid Irish taxes

Apple reportedly moved cash to island to avoid Irish taxes

Apple set up a secret structure in Jersey to avoid paying billions of pounds in tax, the Paradise Papers allege. The European Commission calculated the rate of tax for one of Apple's Irish co...

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Russian lawyer: Trump Jr. suggested review of sanctions law in meeting

Russian lawyer: Trump Jr. suggested review of sanctions law in meeting

The pattern will likely be of interest to special counsel Robert Mueller, who is investigating whether any Trump associates colluded with Moscow to undermine Clinton during the election . According to...

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Troops kill 9 more Maute group stragglers

He also said he fought alongside the Maute terror group and revealed that around 39 militants are still inside the battle zone. "It's still unconfirmed", de la Rosa said. Military spokesman Maj. Gen. ...

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Sara Ali Khan, Jhanvi Kapoor gush over Deepika Padukone's Padmavati avatar

Sara Ali Khan, Jhanvi Kapoor gush over Deepika Padukone's Padmavati avatar

Padukone, who has been receiving accolades for the song "Ghoomar" where she has managed an incredible feat in both her look and dancing skills, was in the mood to celebrate and thank her colleagues fo...

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Blake Lively looks unrecognisable filming in Dublin

Blake Lively looks unrecognisable filming in Dublin

That look could be all for the benefit of her character, Stephanie Patrick , a woman out for revenge after her family is murdered in a terrorist bombing of their plane, in the upcoming thriller co-st...

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Matthew Scully-Hicks convicted of murdering adopted baby Elsie

Matthew Scully-Hicks convicted of murdering adopted baby Elsie

When paramedics arrived at Scully-Hicks Cardiff home, Elsie was no longer breathing. Wales Ambulance Service received a call from Scully-Hicks at about 6.20pm on 25 May. She had suffered three separ...

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Chris Murphy's Must-Read Plea Becomes A Rallying Cry For Gun Control

Chris Murphy's Must-Read Plea Becomes A Rallying Cry For Gun Control

He filled out federal background check paperwork, but didn't reveal that he had a disqualifying criminal history. Donald Trump's least presidential moments so far. Brown added, "I don't find fault...

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Florida State University bans Greek life after student death

Florida State University bans Greek life after student death

FSU President John Thrasher announced the suspension on Monday, according to the university's Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life. Florida State University President John Thrasher says the move i...

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Probe sought into possible Afghan war crimes

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court is calling for an investigation into possible war crimes and crimes against humanity in Afghanistan . Over the past 12 years, Amnesty Internationa...

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