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Suspected US drone kills four in Pakistan

Suspected US drone kills four in Pakistan

The US President Donald Trump announced the new strategy of Washington regarding South Asia in mid-August this year and criticized Pakistan for remaining reckless to act against certain terror groups ...

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Tokyo Disney parks operator planning Y300 bil expansion

The report cited growing leisure spending among young consumers and noted visitor growth, higher ticket prices and the Tokyo Disney resort maintaining its 40 percent share of the domestic theme park...

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Another dry, mild day on Thursday, then a rain shower at night

Another dry, mild day on Thursday, then a rain shower at night

Warm air was streaming into the region this morning, causing temperatures to start the day in the upper 40s to low 50s. Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a highs in the upper 30's. Rain chances remain ...

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Centre may soon withdraw the imposed cattle ban

Centre may soon withdraw the imposed cattle ban

The Ministry also held consultations with animal rights activists and traders on the ban. The Centre's notification in May this year drew sharp criticism for the BJP-led NDA government for allegedly...

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Ready to pay political price for fighting corruption: Modi

Ready to pay political price for fighting corruption: Modi

He said demonetisation and GST have scared corrupt people and these measures have brought black money into the economy. Modi said for the past 70 years, people were fighting the system. "Everywher...

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PM Abbasi leaves for Russian Federation today to attend SCO summit

PM Abbasi leaves for Russian Federation today to attend SCO summit

It appears to be diplomatic move by New Delhi because the United States is allergic about the SCO which is viewed as emerging global powerful group that could challenge USA supremacy in the worldwide ...

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Lane Kiffin says he hasn't been contacted about Tennessee head coaching job

Lane Kiffin says he hasn't been contacted about Tennessee head coaching job

Florida Atlantic coach Lane Kiffin is never one to back down on social media. The Vols have struck out on several coaches over the last few days. After that, Duke head coach David Cutcliffe state...

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New tax bill could hit graduate students in the wallet

New tax bill could hit graduate students in the wallet

After paying all his expenses, Ullah has no money left over for entertainment or to go out to eat. If that is something that interests you, more information is available at the American Council o...

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Identity of Teen Killed in Tuesday Morning Accident Released

Identity of Teen Killed in Tuesday Morning Accident Released

Authorities say Oliver's father, 50-year-old Brian Keith Oliver, was injured but was able to walk to an ambulance. Based on their preliminary findings at the scene, Investigators say a logging truck, ...

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Four militants gunned down in Kashmir encounter

Four militants gunned down in Kashmir encounter

The identities of slain militants were being ascertained. A teenager was injured in clashes where the gunfight is raging between security forces and militants. An Army personnel has been reported to...

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Miami Dubbed One of America's Most Sinful Cities

Miami Dubbed One of America's Most Sinful Cities

The list lovers at WalletHub looked at how well, or maybe wicked, the top 180 USA cities did in the classic seven deadly sins: anger, jealousy , vice, greed, lust, vanity and laziness. Detroit's rank...

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Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) Buckles Under The Trend Lines

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) Buckles Under The Trend Lines

It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Comerica Securities Inc decreased Philip Morris Intl Inc (PM) stake by 36% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Shares of Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) t...

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Opposition wants Russian pressure for Syria deal

Following a meeting with Syria regime delegation head Ambassador Bashaar Ja'afari, UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura told reporters: "The atmosphere in the meeting was constructive and professional"...

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Kopardi rape and murder case: All three convicts sentenced to death

Kopardi rape and murder case: All three convicts sentenced to death

The convicts - Jitendra alias Pappu Babulal Shinde, 26, Santosh Gorkha Bhawal, 30, and Nitin Gopinath Bhailume, 28 - have been sentenced to death under various charges including rape, conspiracy, mur...

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Melania's White House decorations invoke powerful sense of Christmas doom

Melania's White House decorations invoke powerful sense of Christmas doom

The first lady's office says the decorations are meant to honor traditions of the past. Melania Trump's Christmas decorations, which were revealed earlier this week, have borne the brunt of numerou...

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American Airlines scrambles to find pilots to cover holiday rush

American Airlines scrambles to find pilots to cover holiday rush

American Airlines said it is working diligently to address the issue and expects to "avoid cancellations this holiday season". The union wants input with American to find a solution that will motivat...

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Philando Castile's Girlfriend Reaches $800K Settlement

Philando Castile's Girlfriend Reaches $800K Settlement

Reynolds, who was in the passenger seat of Castile's vehicle when he was pulled over by Yanez in Falcon Heights, livestreamed the immediate aftermath of the shooting on Facebook. Reynolds then livestr...

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Gold dealer turned star witness details alleged bribes to senior Turkish official

Gold dealer turned star witness details alleged bribes to senior Turkish official

Zarrab was supposed to be the lead defendant in the case but as the trial neared, he began cooperating with USA authorities and has pleaded guilty to an unspecified charge or charges, NCBC news report...

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Mother of Poppi Worthington heard 'scream' before toddler's death

Mother of Poppi Worthington heard 'scream' before toddler's death

Mr Worthington has never been charged with any offence and denies any responsibility over her death. Police later announced no charges would be brought against anyone over Poppi's death, but the pub...

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When Will NBC 'Terminate Low Ratings Joe Scarborough?'

When Will NBC 'Terminate Low Ratings Joe Scarborough?'

The cryptic tweet from the commander-in-chief appeared to call for an investigation into the 2001 death of intern Lori Klausutis , a 28-year-old office staffer who worked for Scarborough when he ...

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USA tourists arrested for baring buttocks at Thai temple

USA tourists arrested for baring buttocks at Thai temple

He identified them only as Joseph and Travis, both aged 38. A couple of Americans who author the Instagram page " Travelling Butts " have been arrested at Don Mueang International Airport for having...

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EU Negotiator Hopes for Deal on Brexit Bill before Summit

EU Negotiator Hopes for Deal on Brexit Bill before Summit

The divorce bill has been a major sticking point in negotiations, with European Union negotiators refusing to progress talks onto subjects like the transition deal until "sufficient progress" was re...

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Farmers' concern stalls House on Day one of Winter assembly session

Farmers' concern stalls House on Day one of Winter assembly session

BHUBANESWAR: The three major political parties - BJD, BJP and Congress - staged demonstrations on Monday blaming each other for the farmers' plights, a day before the state assembly reconvenes for th...

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TODAY'S FORECAST: Sunny, high near 56

TODAY'S FORECAST: Sunny, high near 56

Winds could gust as high as 30 miles per hour. Night: A 50 percent chance for snow mixed with rain. Less than one-tenth inch precipitation. Winds across the Big Country will turn to the southeast at 5...

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Thousands of students from Puerto Rico have enrolled in Florida public schools

Thousands of students from Puerto Rico have enrolled in Florida public schools

The plan for Puerto Rico , while costly, pales in comparison to the tax cuts Senate Republicans are putting the finishing touches on, estimated to cost the Treasury some $1.5 trillion over the next d...

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Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan to boost ties

Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan to boost ties

In an interview with Iranian television on Tuesday, the Iranian leader said his country's relations had improved with neighbouring states, such as Turkey and Pakistan, but that Saudi Arabia was an e...

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Indira Gandhi Held Her Nose Here - PM Modi In Morbi

Indira Gandhi Held Her Nose Here - PM Modi In Morbi

A comparison of the audiences the two rallies drew was expected after reports of a sub-par turnout for the Prime Minister's public meetings in Saurashtra on Monday. The Gujarat Assembly elections are ...

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Tejas a superb aircraft, says Singapore Defence Minister

Tejas a superb aircraft, says Singapore Defence Minister

Here is the video of the flight. Dr Ng expressed his appreciation for India's offer of its test ranges and infrastructure to Singapore for the conduct of testing and evaluation for R&D projects.Singap...

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Hearing on Sharif's case adjourned

Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal responded by saying that the administration and police launched a crackdown on the Islamabad High Court's (IHC) orders and that he wanted to resolve the matter with n...

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Thousands more USA military service members in Iraq and Syria than believed

Thousands more USA military service members in Iraq and Syria than believed

He said there are roughly 500 U.S. forces in Syria and around 5,000 in Iraq. There was a general reluctance to give out actual numbers for fear of "telegraphing or silhouetting to the enemy" USA troop...

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China 'to protect its businesses' after fresh USA trade probe

China 'to protect its businesses' after fresh USA trade probe

It is the first time in a quarter-century that the US government has initiated such a probe that wasn't first initiated by the private sector. "President Trump made it clear from day one that unfair...

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Bosnian-Croat war crimes suspect Slobodan Praljak 'takes poison' in United Nations court

Bosnian-Croat war crimes suspect Slobodan Praljak 'takes poison' in United Nations court

Judge Carmel Agius, who had urged the defendant to sit down, put a halt to the hearing as calls were made for an ambulance. A symbol of Bosnia's devastation in the war, the Ottoman-era bridge was la...

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Instagram adds option for 'remixing' photos that friends send to you

Instagram adds option for 'remixing' photos that friends send to you

Another new feature comes in the form of replay controls. When you view a photo from a friend, tap the camera icon at the bottom and start a reply. Once done, your reply will also include a sticker of...

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Nestle India fined over ash in Maggi noodles

Nestle India fined over ash in Maggi noodles

The main reason behind it failing the test was that ash content found in the samples were above permissible limits for human consumption. After hearing representations from Nestle officials & dist...

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Israel detains 23 Palestinians in West Bank raids

Israel detains 23 Palestinians in West Bank raids

In a tweet message on the eve of worldwide Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People being observed on Wednesday, Turkish Foreign Minister said Turkey stands with Palestinian brothers and supports...

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Row over Rahul Gandhi at Somnath temple; Congress says register entry 'fabricated'

Row over Rahul Gandhi at Somnath temple; Congress says register entry 'fabricated'

He said that the BJP is committed to give the OBCs their due. Denouncing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that the Congress was leveling baseless allegations against "the son of Gujarat", th...

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Ajay Devgn's onscreen son Vatsal Seth and daughter Ishita Dutta get married

Ajay Devgn's onscreen son Vatsal Seth and daughter Ishita Dutta get married

TV actor Vatsal Sheth and Ishita Dutta tied the knot on Tuesday in a surprise ceremony in Mumbai. "Need all your love and blessings". The couple later held a wedding reception that was attended by...

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President Trump retweets videos critical of Muslims

President Trump retweets videos critical of Muslims

Trump did not provide a reason or additional commentary on his tweets, though the president has previously criticized immigration policies in Europe and backed a travel ban to the United States from s...

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Terrytown mom threw newborn at dad's feet during fight: JPSO

The infant's father, who remains unidentified, told detectives Rios grabbed their son during the fight, threw the baby at his feet and said, "Take your f**king son". She is being held without bond. ...

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Prince Miteb bin Abdullah pays $1bn to be released

Prince Miteb bin Abdullah pays $1bn to be released

Bin Abdullah was one of the 11 princes, four ministers and other former ministers and businessmen arrested on November 4 following an investigation by the anti-corruption commission led by Crown Princ...

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