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Is North Korea really capable of starting third world war?

Is North Korea really capable of starting third world war?

The comments came as North Korea marked the 105th anniversary of the birth of its founding President, Kim Il-sung, grandfather of leader Kim Jong-un. Pictures on state television showed thousands of...

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Putin meets with Rex Tillerson amid tensions

The end goal, according to Tillerson, is removing the Assad regime. Beyond Syria, Russia's alleged meddling in the USA presidential election also hovered over what was the first face-to-face encount...

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USA police search for man who broadcast deadly shooting on Facebook

Cleveland police said Steve Stephens broadcast the fatal shooting and they are working to verify his claim of killing others. The suspect, identified as Steve Stephens , is considered armed and ri...

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European Union calls on Turkey to seek broadest possible national consensus

The "yes" vote in the referendum would be a validation of the current leadership style of Mr. Erdogan, who has been acting as a de facto head of government since his election in 2014 despite having no...

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Japan PM strongly urges N. Korea to refrain from further provocative actions

Trump's national security advisor, H.R. McMaster, said China recognizes the severity of the situation, telling United States media outlet ABC on Sunday "this situation just can't continue". His comm...

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Opposition to challenge votes on expanding Erdogan's powers

Results carried by the state-run Anadolu news agency showed the "yes" vote had about 51.3% compared to 48.7% for the "no" vote with almost 99% of the vote counted. The new constitutional changes trans...

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What happened today in France's presidential race

The request was made at the end of last month after Le Pen, who is a member of the European Parliament (MEP), invoked her parliamentary immunity in refusing to attend questioning by investigating magi...

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North Korea 'attempts to launch missile but fails': USPACOM

The United States, its allies and China are working on a range of responses to North Korea's latest failed ballistic missile test, Trump's national security adviser said on Sunday, citing what he call...

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Shark kills 17-year-old surfer in southern Australia

Shark kills 17-year-old surfer in southern Australia

Surfers have been advised to avoid the area for the next 48 hours and Wylie Bay Beach has been closed until further notice. The species of shark involved isn't known, but great whites are common off...

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Trump Signs Bill Reversing Obama's 'Parting Gift' to Planned Parenthood

Dawn Laguens , Planned Parenthood's executive vice president, on Thursday called Trump's move the "latest example" of politicians making it harder for women to get healthcare. "Abortion is a human rig...

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Secret UK tomb found to contain remains of 5 archbishops

Secret UK tomb found to contain remains of 5 archbishops

The workmen were trying to improve wheelchair access at the Garden Museum in Lambeth, south London, when they made a 6in hole in the floor near the former church's altar. The builders have installed...

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United CEO Tells 'GMA' He Felt

United CEO Tells 'GMA' He Felt "Ashamed" When Watching Video of Incident

CHICAGO (AP) - The chief executive of United Airlines said the carrier will no longer ask police to remove passengers from full flights after the uproar over a man who was dragged off a plane by airpo...

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China not currency manipulator: US report

China not currency manipulator: US report

During the 2016 campaign, the then-Republican presidential nominee often said that China was manipulating its currency to boost exports, a policy that cost American manufacturing jobs. Trump has re...

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Pence, McMaster, McCain React to North Korea

Pence, McMaster, McCain React to North Korea

The United States is ruling nothing out in its dealings with North Korea, Vice President Mike Pence said Monday during a visit to the heavily militarised border between the two Koreas. In a broadcas...

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Egypt's Copts Celebrate Easter in Somber Mood

Egypt's Copts Celebrate Easter in Somber Mood

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks on Palm Sunday targeting Egypt's almost 2,000-year-old Coptic Christian community and has warned of more attacks to come. In 2013, in the span of 2...

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SC wants Sahara's Aamby Valley property auctioned

SC wants Sahara's Aamby Valley property auctioned

Find us on Facebook too! It had also asked the group to provide it within two weeks the list of "unencumbered properties" which can be put up for public auction to realise the remaining over Rs 14...

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Erdogan: Turkey to switch to presidential form of gov't in 2019

Erdogan: Turkey to switch to presidential form of gov't in 2019

But Guven said the decision was taken before results were entered into the system, and that members of the AKP and the main opposition were present at nearly all polling stations and signed off on rep...

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Official Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Trailer Released

Right out of the gate, the trailer addresses on of the biggest omissions from the first game, a single-player campaign. Following an Imperial special forces unit, Iden Versio, the story dives into the...

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Turkey's President Erdogan Declares Victory in Referendum Granting Him Vast New Powers

Turkey's President Erdogan Declares Victory in Referendum Granting Him Vast New Powers

There will be stability and trust in the new Turkey . In these congratulation messages, Pakistani leadership has reaffirmed the strong desire of the people of Pakistan for further strengthening the...

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North Korea puts military muscle on show

North Korea puts military muscle on show

North Korean state television showed what appeared to be several KN-08 and KN-14 missiles rolled out on trucks at the parade Saturday celebrating the 105th birthday of Kim Il Sung. The missile was lau...

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North Korean medium-range missile test fails, United States says

The vice president spoke at a dinner after attending Easter church services with service members at the garrison. The Moon camp said in a statement that it was not understandable for the DPRK to c...

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Mass Evacuation in Syria Postponed After Bus Blast Kills 80 Kids

Mass Evacuation in Syria Postponed After Bus Blast Kills 80 Kids

Abdurrahman said Saturday's blast —which hit an area where thousands of pro-government evacuees had been waiting for hours — killed 126. Almost 70 children were among those killed when a suicide aut...

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Anti-Trump sentiment, ad blitz motivate Georgia voters

Two Republicans, State Senator Judson Hill and former Johns Creek City Councilman Bob Gray, are tied for third at 11 percent each. "Increasingly it is the kind of district that looks like a bad fit fo...

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'Taking all measures to gain consular access to Jadhav'

Putting the ball in India's court, he also claimed that the Letter of Assistance requesting specific information and access to certain key witnesses was shared with New Delhi in January this year. Acc...

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IUML set for huge win in Mallapuram bypoll, BJP at distant third

IUML set for huge win in Mallapuram bypoll, BJP at distant third

Kunhalikutty won by a margin of over 1.5 lakh votes with CPI candidate MB Faisal finishing second. The voting for Malappuram seat was held on April 12 following the demise of former Union Minister...

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BJP releases MCD poll manifesto, promises no new tax

BJP releases MCD poll manifesto, promises no new tax

The party also promises to provide assistance to NGOs running gaushalas and work towards popularising non-meat cow products. "This election will decide the course of things for Delhi, it will decide...

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New Zealand's North Island Smashed By 'Worst Storm In 50 Years'

New Zealand was bracing Thursday for a storm that meteorologists warned could be the worst for nearly 50 years, with extreme weather alerts that led to the evacuation of seaside areas and closed schoo...

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Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US

Iran's Ahmadinejad sees no threat from US

Trump or the United States administration can not hurt Iran". Rouhani's hardline critics accuse him of having encouraged moral corruption in society by advocating social tolerance. Under the nuclear...

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South African opposition, rights groups march against Zuma

Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane, head of the Democratic Alliance (DA), which has strong support among white people, had called for a march in Johannesburg, and held a rally of more than 10,000 people....

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Former Afghan President: Massive US bomb was an 'atrocity'

Army Gen. John Nicholson, commander of U.S. Forces-Afghanistan and the NATO Resolute Support mission, skirted questions Friday on whether he acted alone on the use of the Massive Ordnance Air Blast, o...

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Yorkshire police officers join tributes to PC Keith Palmer

Chief Constable Sara Thornton, head of the National Police Chiefs' Council, said the scale of the funeral will be unprecedented as officers hold a two-minute silence at 2pm. "It is right that it is ma...

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European Union lawmakers may summon Le Pen over funds before elections

JEAN-LUC Melenchon and Francois Fillon have closed the gap on the two leading candidates in the French presidential election, Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen, according to the latest polling. Her re...

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Gorsuch may be decisive vote in divisive Supreme Court cases

Gorsuch may be decisive vote in divisive Supreme Court cases

Justice Gorsuch embodies what a good judge should be: He's impartial, applies the law fairly, and is an ardent supporter of the written Constitution. Gorsuch had initially failed to garner the 60 vo...

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U.S. and United Kingdom tighten pressure on North Korea following failed missile launch

U.S. and United Kingdom tighten pressure on North Korea following failed missile launch

A missile launched by North Korea on Sunday blew up nearly immediately after its launch, the United States military said, a day after Pyongyang warned Washington that it is "prepared to respond to...

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Manchester United 2-0 Chelsea: Rashford and Herrera seal three points

Young twice fired efforts wide from the edge of the box before half time, either side of Chelsea defender Gary Cahill inadvertently nearly diverting Rashford's cross into his own net. But we are still...

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