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George Osborne, ex-UK finance minister, to quit as British lawmaker

George Osborne, ex-UK finance minister, to quit as British lawmaker

George Osborne has announced he is quitting as an MP "for now", a day after Prime Minister Theresa May called for a snap general election. Former chancellor George Osborne is to stand down from We...

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Iran needs no one's permission to build missiles: Rouhani

Rouhani has also lost one of his main backers: heavyweight former president Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, who passed away in January, played a key role in the surprising landslide victory in 2013. The reg...

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Hundreds of Palestinians held by Israel launch hunger strike

In the West Bank and Gaza , thousands staged solidarity marches to mark Prisoners' Day in the Palestinian areas. Protesters took to the streets to show support for the strikers and Barghouti, whose...

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Sean Spicer offered training sessions on Holocaust

Sean Spicer offered training sessions on Holocaust

Later, Cramer told The Associated Press he thinks Spicer meant to say "Hitler didn't use chemical weapons in warfare. which is technically true". White House press secretary Sean Spicer is continuin...

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North Korea unveils new missiles during military parade

North Korea unveils new missiles during military parade

The U.S. had good intelligence both before and after the launch, said a White House foreign policy adviser traveling with Vice President Mike Pence, who arrived in Seoul in the afternoon to start a ...

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Tillerson's Russian Federation trip highlights emergence from shadows

The United States is vowing to keep up the pressure on Syria in the aftermath of Thursday night's wave of missile strikes from US ships. In Syria on Saturday, hundreds more Syrian rebels and the...

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Australia | PM scraps visa for skilled foreign workers

New Delhi- After Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced that he will be abolishing the existing 457 Visa programme, now used by temporary foreign workers to gain employment in the ...

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France foils 'imminent terror attack' ahead of election

A group of terrorists killed 130 people in a series of explosions and shootings in November 2015. With Le Pen expected to reach the second round, polls continue to indicate that whoever faces her ...

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Trump congratulates U.S. military in Syria missile strike, including female Navy commander

Trump congratulates U.S. military in Syria missile strike, including female Navy commander

The United States stepped up pressure Sunday on Russian Federation to rein in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, warning that any further chemical attacks would be "very damaging" to their relationsh...

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Ayodhya dispute: India top court orders trial for BJP leaders

The first involved unnamed " karsevaks ", the trial of which is taking place in a Lucknow court, while the second set of cases relate to the VVIPs in a Rae Bareli court. Earlier on April 6, the apex c...

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McDonald's order trips up Facebook slaying suspect

Stephens was the target of an intense manhunt in the Easter Sunday slaying of mechanic Robert Godwin in Cleveland. No accusations - just mutual grief. Godwin taught his children the value of hard work...

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Democratic Rep. Moulton Praises Trump, Criticizes Obama on Syria

MOSCOW (AP) - President Vladimir Putin's meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hasn't produced any positive shift yet in Russia-U.S. relations, the Kremlin said Thursday. The high-level ...

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United will save evidence in dragged passenger case

The airline also explained that crews traveling on the airline must be "booked at least 60 minutes prior to departure". USA competitor American Airlines has also changed its policy to reflect the cu...

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68 children children among those killed in Aleppo bomb attack

68 children children among those killed in Aleppo bomb attack

The death toll from a bomb attack on a crowded bus convoy outside Aleppo has reached at least 126 in the deadliest such incident in Syria in nearly a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights moni...

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United States steps up pressure on Syria ahead of Russian Federation talks

The strike followed a chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, which the USA believes was carried out by Assad's forces. Russian Federation has backed Syria for much of th...

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And North Korean paparazzi

The approach reflected a belief that the United States, working closely with the United Nations and Japan, South Korea, China and Russian Federation, could create enough worldwide pressure to eventual...

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North Korea Is Finally Getting The Attention It's Always Wanted

North Korea Is Finally Getting The Attention It's Always Wanted

Kim was greeted Saturday with thunderous applause as he stepped into view on a large podium, clapping to acknowledge the thousands of soldiers and civilians taking part in the parade at Kim Il Sung Sq...

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North Korea displays apparently new missiles as United States carrier group approaches

North Korea displays apparently new missiles as United States carrier group approaches

The leaflets were sent to the North to coincide with the 105th birthday of North Korea's founding leader Kim Il-sung. But if the parade signalled a readiness for war, North Korea has long insisted t...

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Sterling soars; stocks and US dollar off on geopolitical angst

Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon said Mrs May's plans were a "huge political miscalculation". Prime minister Theresa May today (18 March) called a surprise general election on June 8. She...

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Hundreds of kids enjoy Easter Egg Hunt at Northwest Fresno church

Five years ago, the traditional Easter Egg Hunt was moved from Stanley-Deming Park to Veterans Memorial Park. Volunteers of the Grange helped guide people through the event, explaining that it was put...

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Pence assures Japan US is with ally '100 per cent'

Pence assures Japan US is with ally '100 per cent'

North Korea's vice foreign minister has also maintained the threatening language, telling the BBC there would be "all-out war" if the USA took military action. "A nuclear war could break out at an...

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Trump Executive Order Makes It Harder to Hire Foreign Workers

Trump said in Tuesday's speech. President Trump has signed an order which will revamp the H-1B program , which is now used to employ highly skilled workers from overseas. The order signed Tuesday...

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Ossoff, Handel head to confressional runoff after 18 candidate scramble

The special election in Georgia's traditionally Republican 6th District was called after Trump named its congressman, Republican Tom Price, as health secretary. "Glad to be of help!". Republican can...

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Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Timeline: Ivanka Trump goes to Washington, and sales surge

Former White House ethics lawyer Norman Eisen has raised questions over potential conflict of interest issues for Ivanka and her husband, senior presidential advisor Jared Kushner in their dealing...

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China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

China says Ivanka Trump trademark requests handled properly

In a coincidence that seems too ideal to be true, the Chinese government gave Trump provisional approval for three new trademarks on Tuesday. Sales hit record levels. "Put the business on hold and s...

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Trump's 2016 taxes under audit and won't be released, Spicer says

Trump's 2016 taxes under audit and won't be released, Spicer says

It's three days later than usual this year because April 15 fell on a weekend, and Monday was a federal holiday, Emancipation Day. During the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump said he wou...

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French officials: "Imminent attack" foiled

The presidential election is being watched as a bellwether for global populist sentiment, in large part because of Le Pen's nationalist, anti-immigration positions. France's internal intelligence agen...

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Bengaluru: Ex-French diplomat acquitted on charges of raping minor daughter

Bengaluru: Ex-French diplomat acquitted on charges of raping minor daughter

Pascal Mazurier, a former French diplomat accused of raping his infant daughter, was let off by a court in Bengaluru today for lack of evidence. Pascal Mazurier, who was a consular official in the...

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First Lady Melania Trump Hosted 139th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll

First Lady Melania Trump Hosted 139th Annual White House Easter Egg Roll

Many persons would die for the opportunity to live in the most white and most famous house in the United States of America but not this woman. Trump's wife, Melania, and their son, Barron, 11, and t...

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UK's May says early election averts clash with end of Brexit talks

How will MPs vote for the general election? Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny was among the leaders called by May, along with European Council President Donald Tusk. The announcement marked a U-turn f...

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Russia: Vladimir Putin meets Tillerson as Syria rift deepens

Putin, speaking Tuesday after talks in Moscow wi. The Kremlin had previously declined to confirm Putin would meet Tillerson, reflecting the renewed tensions. Russian Federation has argued that civil...

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Trump already making life very hard for Republicans trying to win elections

The southern Kansas district, dominated by Wichita and its suburbs, has been represented by Republicans since the 1994 wave election that gave the party control of the House of Representatives for t...

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Graham: Assad is telling Trump 'FU'

In Washington , a senior USA official said Syria may have had help carrying out the alleged chemical attack , but stopped short of accusing Russian Federation of complicity. But has the dynamic ch...

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Trump takes first step towards H-1B visa reform

Trump is heading Tuesday to Kenosha , Wisconsin, where he plans to sign an order dubbed "Buy American and Hire American", said administration officials who spoke on the condition of anonymity despi...

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Belgium had sought suspect in foiled French election attack

Oliver urged the French people to be superior to the United Kingdom and USA, two countries that witnessed surprising election results in the recent past, including Brexit and Donald Trump's presiden...

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