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Violent clashes in Venezuela as demonstrators denounce 'dictatorship'

Violent clashes in Venezuela as demonstrators denounce 'dictatorship'

Around 4,000 people attended the demonstration. Capriles narrowly lost the 2013 presidential election that brought Maduro to power. Last year, the opposition launched an abortive attempt to oust Mad...

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Three arrested over links to Russian Federation terror attack bomber

Petersburg terrorist as Akbarjon Djalilov , according to CNN . In a statement , the investigators said the detainees had come to Russian Federation to work. A memorial service was to be held fo...

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Tillerson Says Attacking Syria Was a 'Message' to North Korea

Tillerson Says Attacking Syria Was a 'Message' to North Korea

The former head of MI6 has said Donald Trump lacks the background, experience and instincts of an effective president, as he warned the USA may be heading into a new war on the Korean peninsula. The t...

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Syria missile attack: Too many bombs, too little destruction

Syria missile attack: Too many bombs, too little destruction

Still, Haley said the US didn't see a peaceful future Syria with Assad in power. Johnson called on Russian Federation, a key Assad ally, "to do everything possible to bring about a political settl...

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Judge shot to death in Chicago, manhunt on for suspect

Judge shot to death in Chicago, manhunt on for suspect

Words were exchanged before the man fired, hitting the woman once. He was pronounced dead at 5:33 a.m., at a nearby hospital, said the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office in a statement. Cook Countr...

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G7 foreign ministers to meet in Italy

G7 foreign ministers to meet in Italy

The Foreign Secretary was speaking ahead of G7 worldwide talks scheduled for Monday and aimed at agreeing a common position on the Syrian civil war. In addition, both presidents expressed readiness ...

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Uganda police arrest academic who rebuked the first family

Uganda police arrest academic who rebuked the first family

Police over the weekend arrested Nyanzi and said she would be charged with cyber harassment and offensive communication that all lie in the Computer Misuse Act of 2011. But her fans say she is an hone...

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Palm Sunday church bombings in Egypt kill 43

As of Monday, there had been no reports of any Indonesian casualties, the ministry announced. The group's Egyptian affiliate which claimed Sunday's attacks in the Nile Delta cities of Tanta and Alex...

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Haley Says Removing Assad Is A Top U.S. Priority

Haley Says Removing Assad Is A Top U.S. Priority

After last Tuesday's chemical attack in Syria, Mr Trump said his attitude toward Mr Assad "has changed very much". "If Russia wants to be absolved of responsibility for future attacks, (President) V...

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Trump and Xi stick to the script in their first summit

The two leaders were joined Thursday evening by US First Lady Melania Trump, a former model, and Peng Liyuan - a celebrated folk singer Trump hailed as a "great, great celebrity". USA missile strikes ...

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Bangladesh welcomes PM's commitment to 'early solution' to Teesta

Bangladesh welcomes PM's commitment to 'early solution' to Teesta

Sheikh Hasina also visited an exhibition at the venue on the war and met veterans who had served in the war which led to the break up of then East Pakistan and the formation of an independent Banglade...

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US Warships Rerouted Toward Korean Peninsula to 'Maintain Readiness'

US Warships Rerouted Toward Korean Peninsula to 'Maintain Readiness'

In February, the North simultaneously fired four ballistic missiles off its east coast, three of which fell provocatively close to Japan, in what it said was a drill for an attack on USA bases in the ...

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Iraq airstrikes kill at least 150 ISIS militants near Mosul

Iraq airstrikes kill at least 150 ISIS militants near Mosul

The commander of the US-led forces admitted this week that they "probably had a role" in casualties caused by an explosion on March 17, which local sources said left dozens of non-combatants dead. The...

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PM inaugurates longest road tunnel link

PM inaugurates longest road tunnel link

Modi flanked by region's Governor N N Vohra and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti travelled through the tunnel in an open jeep after inaugurating it and throwing it open for public. The concessionaire, In...

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Leafs' loss sets up first-round matchup against Capitals

The Caps also enter the postseason armed with the best defense in hockey, as Braden Holtby and Philipp Grubauer allowed only 182 goals. With the release of the Stanley Cup playoff schedule late last...

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Could Gibraltar Derail the Brexit Negotiations?

Could Gibraltar Derail the Brexit Negotiations?

Meanwhile, in a sign of mounting tensions, the Royal Navy chased a Spanish gunboat in waters just off Gibraltar on Tuesday in what the British described as an illegal incursion. "You can now see how h...

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What we don't know about Nunes' White House grounds visit

What we don't know about Nunes' White House grounds visit

Nunes said to reporters on Capitol Hill when asked if he would continue his work. McCain, an Arizona conservative and critic of President Donald Trump, said Nunes must divulge the identity of the so...

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USA warships reportedly headed towards Korea peninsula

The Vinson and its escorts, including the guided-missile destroyers USS Wayne E. Meyer and USS Michael Murphy and the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain, left Singapore Saturday and headed towa...

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Glen Gulutzan: Flames will face Anaheim in first round

Glen Gulutzan: Flames will face Anaheim in first round

With one more day in the NHL's regular season, the Sharks, at the time their game ended Saturday, still didn't know where they'd finish in the Pacific Division or who they'll play in the first round o...

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SACP stands firm on call for Zuma to resign

SACP stands firm on call for Zuma to resign

The downgrade came after S&P had lowered South Africa's sovereign credit status to junk on Monday. Similar votes have failed in the past. As Ofeibea reports, "all eyes are now on the ANC's National ...

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United States officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

But it's only a step. "Assad will nearly certainly try to use chemical weapons again, and so I think it will be hard to convince the Russians to lean on Assad to stop using chemical weapons". Ford sai...

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US, China agree on North Korea nuclear threat, Tillerson says

The U.S. Navy's Third Fleet, in turn, publicly announced that the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier Carl Vinson and a strike force that includes two missile destroyers and a guided-missile cruiser were ...

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Warplanes return to Syrian town devastated by chemical attack

Russian leaders, who have dubbed as illegal the USA action to punish the government of President Bashar al-Assad for its use of chemical weapons, ramped up the war of words late Friday when the countr...

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Mariah Carey and Bryan Tanaka Break Up Over Extreme Jealousy, Expensive Stuff

Mariah Carey and Bryan Tanaka Break Up Over Extreme Jealousy, Expensive Stuff

Bryan's jealousy over Mariah's relationship with ex-husband Nick Cannon ultimately led to the break-up. Even though she referred to Bryan as her "boyfriend", Carey explained why she wasn't willing t...

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Easter Egg Hunt benefiting Luekemia and Lymphoma Society, this Saturday

Grand prize for the older age groups will be a bicycle. The downtown Easter egg hunt wasn't the only one in town on Saturday. The shooting at the Equinox gym shuttered the Shops at Merrick Park ...

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Gene Simmons pays tribute to Chuck Berry at funeral

After the public viewing, family and friends packed the club for a private funeral service and celebration of Berry, who inspired generations of musicians, from humble garage bands up to The Beatles ...

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Iran's Zarif Calls for 'Impartial' Probe into Chemical Attack in Syria

The two ministers agreed to maintain close contacts "with a view to further coordinating cooperation on the pressing bilateral and global issues". The strike came in response to what Washington clai...

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Three people killed, several injured during protests in Kashmir

Three people killed, several injured during protests in Kashmir

Officials said over 100 security personnel were also injured as violent mobs attacked polling stations and clashed with the security forces along the street, mainly in Budgam district. "The abysmall...

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Bill Clinton tweets about visiting Bushes in Houston

Bill Clinton tweets about visiting Bushes in Houston

Clinton ultimately defeated the incumbent Bush, but over the years, their friendship has seemed to rise above partisan politics. The Republican National Committee even sells "George H.W. He served a...

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North Korean Missile Launch Failed, Crashed Into Ocean

A press statement agreed to by all 15 members expresses "utmost concern" at North Korea's "highly destabilizing behavior and flagrant and provocative defiance of the Security Council" by conducting th...

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Russia and Iran affirm commitment to Syrian government

Separately, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Monday, ahead of a meeting of G7 Foreign Ministers in Italy, that "it's time for Vladimir Putin to face the truth about the tyrant he is p...

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McMaster calls decision to send strike group to Western Pacific "prudent"

A Russian official expressed worries yesterday that the United States' latest move may push Pyongyang to respond hastily. Trump has said China, with its ties to North Korea, should deal with its nei...

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India announces $4.5 dollar credit to Bangladesh

India announces $4.5 dollar credit to Bangladesh

Veiled references to the country as a source of antagonism where held up in contrast with the cooperation between Bangladesh and India. "We are focusing on cross-border electricity import from Nepal a...

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Pope still plans Egypt visit despite bombings

The Vatican's Pope, who has not made any direct public comment on the current crisis in Middle East, led mass as worldwide tensions increased following the USA missile strike on a Syrian airbase, whic...

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Body not found, but police certain woman is dead

Body not found, but police certain woman is dead

They were going to head home the next day but then Christine went missing. Police said Wood's body has still not been found. Overby was charged last month following his arrest on an unrelated offenc...

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