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Some farmers term UP farm loan waiver an eye wash

Some farmers term UP farm loan waiver an eye wash

An official at the Reserve Bank of India told local media last week that the government risked promoting a culture of "credit indiscipline". A senior executive of a large public sector bank said, "S...

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Trump calls on all nations to end Syria carnage

September 23, 2014: The U.S. launches airstrikes on Islamic State group targets in Syria. Tillerson's close ties to Russia - Putin once gave him the "Order of Friendship" award - drew serious concer...

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Kashmiri cricketers detained by police for singing Pakistan national anthem

Kashmiri cricketers detained by police for singing Pakistan national anthem

The video of the match played at Wayil playfield in Ganderbal shows a speaker making an announcement that Pakistan's national anthem will be played ahead of the start of the match, following which the...

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US general confident North Korean missile can be intercepted

Speaking at a joint White House conference with King Abdullah the Second of Jordan, President Donald Trump called it his "responsibility" as president to respond to North Korea's nuclear ambitions and...

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Malaysia to host final F1 race this year

Malaysia to host final F1 race this year

Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Friday that declining ticket sales, viewership and tourism were behind the decision to pull out of hosting the race. The Malaysian Grand Prix was last held in Octobe...

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Syrian minister sees United States attack as limited, does not expect escalation

He added that Moscow would soon seek the UN Security Council meeting to discuss the situation. "They are first good steps but we would like them to be part of a bigger strategy that would put an end...

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Syrian Opposition Group SNC Welcomes US Strike on Airbase

The Syrian opposition has always been critical of USA policy towards the Syrian conflict, saying former President Barack Obama's administration had failed to give enough support to rebels fighting the...

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Dempsey closes on Donovan's U.S. goal record after Pulisic assist

Dempsey closes on Donovan's U.S. goal record after Pulisic assist

Unfortunately for Kljestan, Pulisic plays the same position as him and has been the team's best player, so it could be tough to dethrone the 18 year old. Howard returned in goal after an injury la...

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Border Wall Is A 'Metaphor' According To GOP Senator

Border Wall Is A 'Metaphor' According To GOP Senator

Michael Evangelista-Ysasaga, chief executive of The Penna Group LLC, a general contractor in Fort Worth, Texas, said he has received about a dozen death threats since publicly expressing interest in b...

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Assad has no role in Syria's future — European Union foreign ministers

Assad has no role in Syria's future — European Union foreign ministers

As Christos Stylianides spoke at the gathering in Brussels, a suspected gas attack hit the rebel-held Idlib province, killing at least 58 people, including children. An EU diplomatic source said the i...

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Erdogan: Turkey might hold referendum on European Union membership

Erdogan: Turkey might hold referendum on European Union membership

Erdogan did not elaborate. "Freedom of expression is a universal value recognized by Switzerland, which hopes that this freedom will also hold true for Turkish citizens whether they cast their votes...

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French candidates spar over corruption in debate

The 48-year-old candidate said she will negotiate to restore French national sovereignty and will call a referendum where French voters would decide on the European Union and euro membership. Boasting...

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N.Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

North Korea has carried out two nuclear tests since January of past year, and Tuesday's marks the third ballistics missile test this month. So far this year, North Korea has fired a half dozen ba...

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Wife of British parliament assailant condemns attack

Westminster attacker Khalid Masood died from a single bullet shot in his chest, an inquest has heard. Rudd said attacks like Masood's would be easier to prevent if authorities could penetrate encryp...

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Syrian opposition SNC welcomes U.S. strike on airbase

Tillerson was in Mar-a-Lago Florida with President Trump for a two day summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping where North Korea was expected to be a central topic prior to Syrian strike. According t...

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Trump's full remarks following US strikes on Syria

Mr Trump said he had acted in America's "vital national security interest" to prevent the use of chemical weapons. The Syrian State TV said that the missile attack conducted by United States hit...

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Reader's View: Kids, grandkids will pay for Trump's climate call

Compared with China's 29%, it doesn't matter all that much, and China remains committed to big cuts. Since the average age when American coal-fired plants are scrapped is 58 years, half of them will s...

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Trump on Syria attack: Assad choked out the lives of helpless civilians

Military leaders discussed options with the White House, likely including a missile strike. For Trump, who said Thursday that " something should happen " to Assad, the attack clearly was an infl...

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Trump hints at military action to retaliate against Assad

The attacks spurred a modest flight to safety in global financial markets, sending yields on safe-haven U.S. Treasury securities to their lowest since November. The attack has generated mixed opinion ...

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UN strongly condemns North Korea's latest missile launch

However, a senior USA defense official told reporters Wednesday that the missile may have been an older liquid-fueled, extended-range scud missile fired from a fixed location. She was referring to N...

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Woman, 36, collapses at end of half marathon and dies

Woman, 36, collapses at end of half marathon and dies

Van Loon said that Doherty was an active member of the community who actively participated in fundraising for Catholic education. Doherty graduated from Wachusett in 1998 and the College of the Holy...

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Louis' Piscotty hit 3 times in same inning

He then scored from second on Wong's infield hit to the right side of the mound, but he was hit in the head by Baez's throw home. Stephen Piscotty's brutal hit to the head by a thrown ball Tuesday...

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London ISIS attack: Investigation on to find more terror links

London ISIS attack: Investigation on to find more terror links

The family of a police officer who was hit by a vehicle on Westminster Bridge during a horrifying terror attack have described how a day of celebration became a day of tragedy. Prime Minister Theresa ...

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Preet Bharara has no plans to join politics, nor the circus

Preet Bharara has no plans to join politics, nor the circus

The former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY, which includes Manhattan, was given the pink slip after he refused to quit along with the dozens of Obama-appointed prosecutors who were asked...

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Turkish media: autopsy shows chemical weapons were used in Syria Idlib attacks

Turkish media: autopsy shows chemical weapons were used in Syria Idlib attacks

The World Health Organization and Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said victims showed symptoms consistent with the possible use of a nerve agent, such as sarin. "I don't want to say what I'm going to ...

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Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's European Union departure

Tens of thousands in London protest Britain's European Union departure

Spicer said the White House is now going through a post-mortem on what went right and what wrong in their effort, as he said members of both parties in Congress had already reached out to both the Whi...

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Russian Federation preparing statement on United States strikes

Sherman, a Democrat on the Foreign Affairs committee, said Thursday night that there were 59 Tomahawk missiles launched that "hit a particular air base from which we believe the chemical weapons were ...

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Pentagon, White House in detailed discussions on military options in Syria

When pressed by reporters on the issue, the president, who was aboard Air Force One en route to his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping, said " something should ha...

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Trump to take tougher measures against China on trade, officials say

Trump promised during the 2016 campaign to stop what he called the theft of American jobs by China and rebuild the country's manufacturing base. 'We have been treated unfairly and have made bad trad...

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Six arrested in St Petersburg on suspicion of terrorism links

The head of Russia's Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin ordered officials to look into any potential "links" between the alleged attacker and the Islamic State group. Earlier bombings on th...

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Equal Pay Day celebrated Tues. across US

But, she argues, this gap does not exist because of the "misconception" that "women aren't educated enough or ambitious enough or hardworking enough". "If companies were held accountable to have equal...

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City Of Seattle Files Lawsuit Against Trump's Executive Order

City Of Seattle Files Lawsuit Against Trump's Executive Order

The code does not require local law enforcement agencies to assist the federal government in deporting immigrants, nor does it require them to honor federal requests to hold illegal immigrants so that...

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Syria strike evidence points to nerve gas attack

Bush had not gotten involved in the Middle East with its invasion of Iraq. President Donald Trump has told some members of Congress that he is considering military action in Syria in retaliation f...

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Putin spokesman: Moscow's relationship with USA may be worse than Cold War

The Russian leader also said that he would be open to meeting Trump on the side lines of an Arctic summit in Finland in September. Putin also took a swipe at the sanctions imposed on Russian busines...

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Pence meets with House conservatives on reviving healthcare bill

Pence meets with House conservatives on reviving healthcare bill

At the weekend, he struck a more conciliatory tone, tweeting early on Sunday: "Talks on Repealing and Replacing Obamacare are, and have been, going on, and will continue until such time as a deal is...

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