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First four months of FY18: trade deficit widens to $12.1 billion

First four months of FY18: trade deficit widens to $12.1 billion

Merchandise exports for October fell 1.12% from a year ago to $ 23.1 billion. India's trade deficit hit a three year high as exports contracted for the first time in over a year on account of gl...

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Donald Trump Called Nuclear-Armed Dictator Kim Jong Un 'Short and Fat'

Donald Trump Called Nuclear-Armed Dictator Kim Jong Un 'Short and Fat'

Earlier in the day, Kim lashed out at Trump in statement and called him a "dotard", meaning very old person. It is also another sign of the change in rhetoric used to address North Korea since Tru...

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[Photo News] Site of North Korean soldier's defection

[Photo News] Site of North Korean soldier's defection

Mr Song last visited North Korea 18 months ago. "I believe that it continues to develop its weapons", Abe said at a news conference in Manila. Regarding North Korea's current pause in nuclear an...

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Myanmar's Rohingya report 'absurd', rights group says

Myanmar's Rohingya report 'absurd', rights group says

Myanmar's army released a report late on Monday that found "no deaths of innocent people" after deadly attacks by Rohingya rebels on several police posts in northern Rakhine state on August 25 spark...

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BJP slams Asaduddin Owaisi over remarks against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

BJP slams Asaduddin Owaisi over remarks against Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Last month, Sri Sri had met Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board Chief Wasim Rizvi in Bengaluru regarding the issue. Earlier, Owaisi had said, "All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has clearly ...

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'Mutineers' hit back as tensions rise over Brexit bill

'Mutineers' hit back as tensions rise over Brexit bill

Pro-remain Conservative MP Anna Soubry , who was also featured on the Telegraph's front page, told MPs the coverage by the newspaper was a "blatant piece of bullying" and she regarded it as a "badg...

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'IT raids reveal Rs 1430 cr tax evasion by Sasikala kin, associates'

'IT raids reveal Rs 1430 cr tax evasion by Sasikala kin, associates'

In all, 355 people have so far come under the I-T scanner in this round of searches. A top tax investigation official in Chennai said that more than Rs 7 crore in cash and jewellery worth over Rs 5 ...

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Russian Federation moves to target foreign media in RT registration row

Russian Federation moves to target foreign media in RT registration row

Russia's State Duma (lower house of parliament) voted at its meeting on Wednesday for passing the amendments that would allow to designate media outlets as foreign agents, if they are funded from ove...

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Boris Johnson to meet with Nazanin's husband this morning

Boris Johnson to meet with Nazanin's husband this morning

Ministers say the mother of one was detained in April last year after visiting relatives in Iran and subsequently jailed for five years after being accused of plotting to overthrow the Islamic Repub...

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3 dead, 2 wounded in California school shooting

3 dead, 2 wounded in California school shooting

There are over 100 law enforcement officers at the school with up to five crime scenes. Authorities in California say three people have been killed and multiple children have been injured in a n...

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Boeing secures bumper $27bn plane order from FlyDubai

Boeing secures bumper $27bn plane order from FlyDubai

Signed at the 2017 Dubai Airshow in flydubai's hometown, the agreement includes a commitment for 175 MAX airplanes, and purchase rights for 50 additional MAXs. "Understanding the demand for travel a...

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12-year-old sues Jeff Sessions over medical marijuana

12-year-old sues Jeff Sessions over medical marijuana

It's not compassionate either, but rationality? The plaintiffs now include five people: 12-year-old Alexis Bortell, who uses cannabis oil to ward of life-threatening seizures, 6-year-old Jagger Cott...

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Zimbabwe military says it is not taking over government

Zimbabwe military says it is not taking over government

The spokesman added "as soon as we have accomplished our mission, we expect that the situation will return to normalcy". Tensions have been building in Zimbabwe since Emmerson Mnangagwa , a power...

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UN Still Can Send Humanitarian Flights to Sanaa Airport After Recent Strike

The United Nations has listed Yemen as the world's top priority humanitarian crisis, with more than 17 million people lacking food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation. The first step to...

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Brad Paisley to return to Moline on March 24

Brad Paisley to return to Moline on March 24

Mr. Paisley has written 21 of his 24 No. 1 hits, including his most recent smash, "Today", according to the tour release. The tour special guests will be Broken Bow Records Platinum-selling artist D...

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Trump tweets about the wrong mass shooting, gets trolled

Trump tweets about the wrong mass shooting, gets trolled

As church bells called worshipers together across Minnesota on Sunday, the First Baptist Church in Sutherland, Texas, was on the minds of many church leaders. Trump took to Twitter this afternoon (AES...

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Defecting North Korean soldier critical after escape in hail of bullets

Defecting North Korean soldier critical after escape in hail of bullets

The state-run Korean Central News Agency said Saturday that the presence of the three carriers was part of Washington's "sinister intention to maintain military hegemony in the region". South Korean o...

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Institutional Investors Lead Shift in Callon Petroleum Co (NYSE:CPE) Sentiment

The rating was initiated by Deutsche Bank on Monday, November 28 with "Buy". The stock of Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD) earned "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, September 21. volume with ...

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5.5 magnitude natural disaster hits off S. Korea's southeastern coast - state media

Further details are awaited. Residents in the capital, more than 300 kilometres (186 miles) away, felt tremors and said their buildings shook. No casualties have been reported yet. Local nuclear r...

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Courts have dual standards: Nawaz Sharif

Courts have dual standards: Nawaz Sharif

The court started the trial even though the Islamabad High Court had accepted on Tuesday Sharif's application, in which he had challenged accountability court's refusal to club all three referenc...

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Religious protection fight looms over same-sex marriage bill

Religious protection fight looms over same-sex marriage bill

Liberal frontbencher Christopher Pyne has said the bill could be debated in parliament as early as this week. "What the government has always said is if there's a "yes" vote then we will facilitate...

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India, Philippines ink four pacts, resolve to fight terrorism

India, Philippines ink four pacts, resolve to fight terrorism

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak proposed the establishment of the East Asia Vision Group III to monitor the impact of the revolution on the economies of the said nations, and outline measure...

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Trump Hints at 'Major' Announcement on North Korea, Trade, Following Asia Trip

Trump Hints at 'Major' Announcement on North Korea, Trade, Following Asia Trip

John Brennan said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union" that Trump is trying to "delegitimize" the US intelligence community's assessment that Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 presidential electi...

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'Hannity' Fans Smash Keurig Brewers Over Company's Decision To Pull Ads

'Hannity' Fans Smash Keurig Brewers Over Company's Decision To Pull Ads

Last week, The Washington Post published an investigative report in which four women claimed Moore pursued relationships with them while they were teenagers and he was in his 30s, including one who ...

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Myanmar army calls Rohingya 'terrorists' 'Bengali', accuses them of torching houses

Myanmar army calls Rohingya 'terrorists' 'Bengali', accuses them of torching houses

Turkey has been at the forefront of providing aid to Rohingya refugees. "I think that Myanmar might promise to work with the worldwide community, and it is likely that the global community will also...

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Joo Koon MRT Station after train collision

Joo Koon MRT Station after train collision

In a tweet at 8.25am, SMRT said that a "train fault" happened at Joo Koon station. Six members and other seven managerial staff of SMRT's Building and Facilities Maintenance group were found responsib...

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Senior Chinese diplomat to visit North Korea as envoy of Xi

Mr Kim has never visited China, and Mr Xi has not visited North Korea since he became president. North Korea's state news agency said in a short dispatch that Song will visit the North "soon", witho...

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Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media

Roy Moore, who allegedly pursued teens, blames media

Another woman has accused Roy Moore of sexual misconduct when she was 16-years-old, the fifth and most brutal allegation levelled against the Alabama Republican Senate Hopeful, the media reporte...

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House Republicans give AG Sessions an ultimatum: Investigate Clinton-Comey or resign

House Republicans give AG Sessions an ultimatum: Investigate Clinton-Comey or resign

At that hearing, Sessions refused to answer questions regarding private conversations he had with President Donald Trump , claiming that executive privilege prevented him from revealing the informa...

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UCLA players in Los Angeles after Trump seeks help from China's Xi

UCLA players in Los Angeles after Trump seeks help from China's Xi

Three UCLA basketball players were flying home Tuesday, just hours after President Trump said he asked Chinese President Xi Jinping for help in the shoplifting case. The three could miss significa...

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Endo International PLC (NASDAQ:ENDP) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.00

Endo International PLC (NASDAQ:ENDP) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.00

Endo Int'l Plc (NASDAQ:ENDP). The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.69 reported by 6 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Dec2017). Cantor Fitzgerald decreased their target price o...

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Alabama could be home to Toyota/Mazda plant

Alabama could be home to Toyota/Mazda plant

Alabama is the other finalist for the $1.6 billion plant, and a decision is expected early next year, the newspaper reported. Tennessee, Texas and SC were recently still in consideration, the people t...

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Cards Against Humanity is buying a piece of the USA border

Cards Against Humanity is buying a piece of the USA border

The company behind the card game Cards Against Humanity is marking the holiday season with an act of unsurpassed charity: It is plotting a way to stop President Donald Trump from building his borde...

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Cat declawing officially banned in Denver

Cat declawing officially banned in Denver

Declawing basically amputates the last bone of each toe on a cat's paw to prevent the growth of claws. Some cat experts call the procedure, known medically as an onychectomy, cruel and unnecessary and...

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Saudi-led airstrikes destroy air navigation system of Yemen's capital airport: spokesman

Saudi-led airstrikes destroy air navigation system of Yemen's capital airport: spokesman

While the language of the resolution calls to "increase efforts to adopt all necessary and appropriate measures to prevent civilian casualties and increase humanitarian access", it does not call for...

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Trump puts Putin above country

Trump puts Putin above country

Putin replied Russian Federation did not. Asia-Pacific leaders would have pressed him for confirmation and elaboration on the report. Did Russia's attempts to meddle in USA elections come up in...

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Tax plan in Congress will benefit wealthy

Tax plan in Congress will benefit wealthy

The letter is attributed to 400 "wealthy and upper-income taxpayers". Indeed, "worldwide multinational corporations shield an estimated 10 percent of global GDP from taxation through avoidance and...

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Corker says nuclear hearing isn't a Trump rebuke

Corker says nuclear hearing isn't a Trump rebuke

Experts say Trump has unchecked authority to launch a conventional or nuclear attack on North Korea. The topic on the U.S. president's authority to launch a nuclear missile has not been discusse...

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Sandy Hook families ask state high court to reinstate gunmaker suit

Sandy Hook families ask state high court to reinstate gunmaker suit

The rifle was used to kill 20 first-graders and six educators at Sandy Hook Elementary School nearly five years ago. A Superior Court judge dismissed the lawsuit in 2016 agreeing with attorneys for ...

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Female Dem says at least two current members engaged in sexual harassment

Female Dem says at least two current members engaged in sexual harassment

Mary Bono, a former Republican member from California, told the Associated Press a current member of Congress once approached her on the House floor to say he had been thinking of her in the shower....

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