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Media should be independent, unbiased: Pinarayi Vijayan

Media should be independent, unbiased: Pinarayi Vijayan

In January, he was again forced to cut short a trip to Delhi over intelligence reports, which said that a RSS protest march to where he was staying could turn violent. Following Sangh Parivar's threat...

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How to score the candidates for DNC chair

How to score the candidates for DNC chair

Democrats will vote on the next DNC chair at the DNC Winter Meeting on Saturday, February 24th. "Unity is essential. We gotta walk out of here with unity", Ellison told the party faithful before t...

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United Nations envoy doubts 'breakthrough' at Syria peace talks

Geneva talks in April a year ago never brought the negotiators together face-to-face and de Mistura had to meet the delegations separately. Since the last UN-sponsored talks in April, the situation...

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French magistrate takes over probe on 'fake jobs' scandal concerning Fillon

French magistrate takes over probe on 'fake jobs' scandal concerning Fillon

Magistrates will investigate whether this amounts to misappropriation of corporate assets. Following a preliminary investigation opened on 25 January, the financial state prosecutor's office announc...

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Wayne Rooney: Man Utd captain involved in EFL Cup final - Jose Mourinho

Wayne Rooney: Man Utd captain involved in EFL Cup final - Jose Mourinho

United boss Jose Mourinho loves this competition - he won it in his first season at Chelsea, and has also claimed League Cup victory in 2007 and 2015 when in charge of the Blues. "It didn't matter w...

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Saudi foreign minister makes rare visit to Baghdad

Saudi foreign minister makes rare visit to Baghdad

His visit is the first for a Saudi official on his level to the Iraqi capital in decades, as the relations between the two countries deteriorated since 1991 when the former Iraqi president Saddam Huss...

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Trump vows to expand United States nuclear arsenal to 'top of pack'

Whether you think one is better than the other largely depends on your ICBM strategy. This is not a man that we need to trust with more nuclear weapons. In an interview with the Reuters news agency...

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Kim Jong Nam Murder leads Malaysian authorities to detoxify airport

The police have since said Malaysia will sweep the global airport and other locations for radioactive material, although they did not elaborate why. The Indonesian woman suspect in the murder of Kim...

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Trump decides to skip White House press dinner

The White House Correspondents' Association has complained about how President Trump and his administration has handled press conferences and briefings. Bush and Bill Clinton. Outlets dedicated whol...

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Korea will not affect Malaysia's status

The presence of the VX agent, which is classified as a chemical weapon of mass destruction by the United Nations, was found in swabs taken from Kim's eyes and face. Police have said both Siti and Doan...

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BMC Election Results 2017: Fragmented opposition aids lotus bloom in Maharashtra

BMC Election Results 2017: Fragmented opposition aids lotus bloom in Maharashtra

Now Congress has 31 seats, NCP has nine seats and the Manarashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has seven seats. Both Shiv Sena and BJP are striving to win the corporation. The Shiv Sena in an editorial piec...

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Kansas man charged in shooting of two Indians in possible hate crime

Kansas man charged in shooting of two Indians in possible hate crime

Alok Madasani, also 32 and of Indian descent, along with another bar patron, 24-year-old Ian Grillot, were also injured in the shooting. Two other people were injured in the shooting that included an ...

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Now Pamela Anderson Wants To Be 'First Lady' To WikiLeaks Julian Assange

Pamela Anderson says she been so inspired by her new friendship with Julian Assange, the fugitive WikiLeaks founder who faces sexual assault allegations in Sweden, that she is going to "start campaign...

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Can Damage Control by US Officials Salvage Security Relations with Mexico?

Can Damage Control by US Officials Salvage Security Relations with Mexico?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly will meet with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and his top officials in Mexico tomorrow. An estimated 200,000 undocumen...

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Poison That Killed Kim Jong-nam Was Banned Nerve Agent

Malaysian officials have also warned they will issue an arrest warrant for North Korean diplomat Hyon Kwang Song if he refused to cooperate with the investigation. A Vietnamese woman and an Indonesian...

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Pentagon Considering 'Boots on the Ground' to Fight ISIS in Syria

Pentagon Considering 'Boots on the Ground' to Fight ISIS in Syria

The Pentagon issued a memo on February 13 officially directing staff to use ISIS. But the review focuses on more than just military action against the Islamic State group. He said he doesn't anticip...

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Over $500000 raised in donations for Indian man shot dead in US

Over $500000 raised in donations for Indian man shot dead in US

Purinton, were fortunate to survive an obvious hate crime in Kansas City earlier this week. At least one bystander told the Kansas City Star newspaper the gunman shouted "get out of my country" ...

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Anti-Netanyahu protesters march through Sydney

The common wisdom, as expressed by Secretary of State John Kerry in his defense of anti-settlement U.N. Security Council Resolution 2334 in December, is that a two-state solution is the only way to pr...

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IAEA Says Iran Not Exceeded Permitted Level of Heavy Water

IAEA Says Iran Not Exceeded Permitted Level of Heavy Water

Tehran has asked a body overseeing its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers to approve the purchase and is still awaiting Britain's agreement, the ISNA news agency quoted Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran...

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Rooney pledges future to Man United amid rumours of move to China

The France global will be hoping to continue that run when United travel to St Etienne for the second leg of their Europa League last-32 tie today (Feb 22). "It is not a question for me because I am h...

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Kim Jong-nam murder: Malaysian police hunt traces of deadly nerve agent

Investigators are trying to establish whether the man, who has a background in science, had the "training and expertise to manufacture" the chemical, possibly in a laboratory in Kuala Lumpur , Looi s...

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Media condemn Germany for spying on journalists

Rights activists say the legisalion does now provide specific safeguards for journalists, who often work in hard circumstances. Consequently, reports of BND spying on journalists have sparked outrag...

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Sturridge, Lovren in doubt as Liverpool prepare for Leicester

Sturridge, Lovren in doubt as Liverpool prepare for Leicester

England's big guns have re-established themselves at the summit following Leicester's remarkable title success last season, with the usual suspects putting themselves in a strong position to secure a ...

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Germany: Attacker Drives Car Into Heidelberg Pedestrian Area, 3 Injured

Three people were injured and the man was shot after being tracked down by officers. Three people were injured outside a bakery in the square on Saturday afternoon. Local media report that the sus...

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Drone captures great white shark approaching unsuspecting surfer in Australia

Drone captures great white shark approaching unsuspecting surfer in Australia

The surfer can be seen sitting on his board waiting for the next wave, and the great white is lurking very close by at Lighthouse Beach in Ballina. Terrifying drone footage shows the sinister beast ...

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Scottish nationalism is same as racism, says London Mayor

London Mayor Sadiq Khan published his speech today in which he compares nationalism to racism in advance of his appearance. He told how the " world is becoming an increasingly turbulent and divided ...

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Nigerians Rejoice Over President Buhari's Phone Call With Kano Governor

Nigerians Rejoice Over President Buhari's Phone Call With Kano Governor

The group in statement by its National President, Comrade Gambo Ibrahim Gunjungu, said that the governors are not praying for the quick recovery of Buhari because of "personal political gains". Newsme...

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U.S. and Mexican officials in "hostile" meeting

He said Mexico would use "all legally possible means" to defend Mexicans living overseas, including potentially appealing to the United Nations. The Department of Homeland Security said the timing of ...

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Border Wall Construction Contracts to be Awarded Mid-April

Donald Trump has vowed that work to build a wall around the U.S. border will "start soon - way ahead of schedule". The administration's new guidelines on immigration, announced this week, topped the...

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Trump, DHS chief Kelly conflict in messages on immigration crackdown

His comments came as Mexico's foreign minister expressed "worry and irritation" about US policies at a meeting in Mexico City with Mr Kelly and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. "Secretary Tillerso...

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New questions as cops say chemical weapon killed Kim Jong Nam

A statement from the inspector-general of police on Friday said a preliminary analysis of substances taken from Mr Kim's face identified "VX nerve agent". The arrested female attackers reportedly wipe...

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VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong-nam, Kuala Lumpur says

VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong-nam, Kuala Lumpur says

The substance is technically known as ethyl "S-2-diisopropylaminoethyl methylphosphonothiolate", a police statement said. He said police were investigating whether the VX was brought into the countr...

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Jong Nam killing: Use of VX 'blatant violation' of treaty

North Korean Ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol has said Pyongyang "cannot trust" the police to conduct their probe fairly. Kim had spoken out publicly in the past against his family's dynastic contro...

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Jurgen Klopp: 'Two-week break is not a problem'

Jurgen Klopp: 'Two-week break is not a problem'

Liverpool had previously played 10 games in 32 days before their recent break. But it has been a business of managers getting sacked for a pretty long time already. Use the filter system to refine wh...

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Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan Trade Accusations of Launching Offensive Overnight

Azerbaijan's defence ministry said " Armenian forces attempted an intrusion into Azerbaijani territory along the Karabakh frontline" in the early hours of Saturday. Commenting on the Azerbaijani sab...

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