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Oil rises 2 percent as supplies seen tightening

Crude inventories rose 867,000 barrels (bbl) in the week ending March 24, compared with analysts' expectations for an increase of 1.4 MMbbl. EIA data also showed a 3.7 million-barrel drop in gasolin...

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Watch Bill Clinton deliver passionate eulogy at Martin McGuinness's funeral

Irish President Michael D. Higgins and Prime Minister Enda Kenny were also among the mourners, along with former PM Bertie Ahern and ex-president Mary McAleese. "Let us learn to like each other, to be...

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US envoy: Syria's Assad is war criminal but US may need him

US envoy: Syria's Assad is war criminal but US may need him

The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations says Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is "a war criminal" and that the United States would not accept that he could again run for election again in the war-...

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Putin lays flowers at blast site in St. Petersburg subway

The bomb, a homemade device filled with shrapnel, exploded in the third auto just after the front of the train had entered the tunnel, the report said. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Moscow and ...

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Tributes paid to Martin McGuinness after Sinn Fein veteran dies aged 66

Tributes paid to Martin McGuinness after Sinn Fein veteran dies aged 66

A Book of Condolence has been opened in Londonderry's Guildhall by the DUP Mayor of Derry and Strabane Council, Alderman Hilary McClintock. Martin Beatty posted an image of his son alongside the for...

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St Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

St Petersburg, Russia, subway blast kills 10, injures 50

All underground stations in the city were closed in the immediate aftermath of the blasts, although the network was partially reopened later. The area was sealed off by security forces. US President D...

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At least 10 people may have been killed by Russian Federation metro blast

At least 10 people may have been killed by Russian Federation metro blast

The news agency, quoting an unnamed law enforcement source, said that human remains examined at the scene suggested that the blast had been carried out by a suicide bomber. Officials said they were tr...

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Suspect In London Attack Identified As Khalid Masood

Two more " significant " arrests have been made in the Westminster terror attack investigation, and the fourth victim of the attack has been named. Two other people also remain in critical condition, ...

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Syrian activists say several dead in Idlib chemical attack

Local reports quoted doctors as saying that the victims exhibited characteristics that point towards exposure to Sarin. The media center published video of medical workers appearing to intubate an u...

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IISc Bangalore ranked best University in India

NIRF was launched on 29th September 2015 which was approved by MHRD. Somewhere around 800 new participants have been introduced under some new categories which have been added this year onwards. Besi...

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Time running out to defuse North Korean crisis, warns South Korean minister

Trump added: "If China is not going to solve North Korea, we will". Trump is right that progress on the North Korea question requires the active cooperation of China. Senator Payne on Tuesday not...

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No 'artificial controversy' should be created over Dalai Lama's AP visit

It also warned that no artificial controversy should be created around the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh. "The Government has clearly stated on several occasions that (HHDL) is a revered r...

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Putin Denies Intention to Wage a War or Compete with US

Putin Denies Intention to Wage a War or Compete with US

A week after his inauguration, Trump spoke on the telephone with Putin, and both said they would work toward a face-to-face meeting. They are preventing the new [U.S.] president from fulfilling his ca...

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Lopez, Nets spoil Millsap's return with 91-82 win over Hawks

Lopez, Nets spoil Millsap's return with 91-82 win over Hawks

In their last two games, the Orlando Magic were handed tough losses by playoff-bound teams that were frustrating for various reasons. Two very winnable games, three very hard ones. His pace of play an...

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New 50 euro note going into circulation in Europe

New 50 euro note going into circulation in Europe

After a much larger squeeze around New Year, industry body the International Capital Market Association called on the European Central Bank to act to ease the squeeze or face the risk of some institut...

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Blast on Russian subway kills 11; 2nd bomb is defused

Blast on Russian subway kills 11; 2nd bomb is defused

Just goes to show that you don't mess with ProPublica . Ryan is one of the few African American journalists in the White House Press Corps - something brought to the forefront when Trump asked ...

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Trump meets Egypt's president to talk ISIS, foreign aid

Trump meets Egypt's president to talk ISIS, foreign aid

There has been no official word on the specifics of the wish list el-Sisi is taking to Washington, but expectations include more military aid, designating el-Sisi's nemesis - the Muslim Brotherhood - ...

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Watford beat Sunderland 1-0 to ease EPL relegation concerns

They will be hoping to make it a fifth straight win at our expense tonight - hopefully the Lads are in the mood to spoil the party. The Sunderland boss was annoyed at Match Of The Day journalist Vic...

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Fresh evidence the Russian Federation 'scandal' is a Team Obama operation

Fresh evidence the Russian Federation 'scandal' is a Team Obama operation

As of Monday night, Ms. Rice had made no public comment on the situation, first reported by Bloomberg View and confirmed by the sources who spoke on the condition of anonymity with The Times. Th...

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Blackwater Billionaire Reportedly Held a Secret Meeting to Connect Trump with Putin

Blackwater Billionaire Reportedly Held a Secret Meeting to Connect Trump with Putin

He's also the brother of Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. The meeting allegedly took place on January 11 after officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) arranged for Prince and Putin's pa...

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Leftist Lenin Moreno Wins Ecuador's Presidential Election

Others clashed with police in a handful of cities across the country following the closest election in the nation's recent, notoriously turbulent , political history. But so far he's failed to presen...

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United Nations condemns 'barbaric' Russian metro attack

United Nations condemns 'barbaric' Russian metro attack

The St. Petersburg office of the Federal Security Service said an "unexploded device" filled with shrapnel was found at the Ploshchad Vosstaniya metro station. "Evacuation of passengers is ongoing, th...

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Strong quake strikes in Botswana, Africa

Strong quake strikes in Botswana, Africa

Earlier on Monday an earth tremor measuring 4.6 hit Krugersdorp on the West Rand of Gauteng province. Anglo American said in an email that there were "no reported safety incidents or damage to infra...

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Indonesian rescuers fear almost 30 buried in Java landslide

He added, following the incident, many Desa Banaran residents had been evacuated to a safer area, adding that the authorities also provided makeshift tents to house the evacuees. At least one person w...

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Russian Federation relations 'maybe even worse' than Cold War

He dismissed the charges by USA intelligence agencies that Russian Federation interfered in the US election as lies. Both the House and the Senate have open investigations into possible collusion be...

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French presidential candidates avoid European Union debate

The top candidates in France's presidential election have clashed in a televised debate, with centrist Emmanuel Macron accusing far-right leader Marine Le Pen of lying and seeking to divide the French...

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Trump applauds Fox News coverage of surveillance claim

Trump applauds Fox News coverage of surveillance claim

Nunes knew about the unmasking since January and obtained the information well before Trump sent out an unsubstantiated tweet March 4 accusing former President Obama of wiretapping Trump Tower befor...

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What Makes Norway the Happiest Country in the World

Did Donald Trump really refuse to shake Angela Merkel's hand during White House meeting? UAE has recently established the Ministry of happiness, the oil-rich country rejected jokes that belittle the n...

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Meet Julia! Autism Society Discusses Sesame Street's First Muppet With Autism

Sesame Street will welcome its first new on-air Muppet in a decade, and it will be the long-running children show's first character with autism . "We had to explain to Big Bird that Julia like...

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Vladimir Putin Speaks Out After Hearing Of St.

Vladimir Putin Speaks Out After Hearing Of St.

Russian Federation has in the past experienced bomb attacks carried out by Islamist rebels from Russia's North Caucasus region. Most were blamed on Islamist rebels from Russia's North Caucasus regio...

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Foreign minister holds meeting with focus on Mideast peace

In speech after speech, almost all of 21 Arab leaders in attendance expressed support for an independent Palestinian state. An Arab League summit that will convene this week in Jordan, al-Maliki add...

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Russia: Metro commuters describe horrific scenes in St. Petersburg

Russia: Metro commuters describe horrific scenes in St. Petersburg

Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. If the investigation confirms that jihadists were b...

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Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations

Park is the first democratically elected leader to be forced out of office in South Korea since democracy replaced dictatorship in the late 1980s. A day before the questioning of former President Pa...

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Saudi Arabia halts Brazilian beef and poultry imports over food safety fears

Twenty-one meat processing plants were being investigated, and 30 officials had been suspended, the Brazilian government said. European Union experts meet in Brussels on Friday to decide on possible f...

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United Kingdom police search 21 sites, combing through data

Rowley said the police investigation focuses on understanding Masood's motivation, preparation and associates. But the 52-year-old was not under investigation when he sped across Westminster Bridge ...

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