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Warning of 'alarming provocations,' USA announces review of Iran

Tillerson, seeking to reinforce the idea that the U.S. is forcefully countering Iran's destabilising behaviour in the Middle East, also described Tehran as a "leading state sponsor of terror". "This d...

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Gina Miller launches snap election campaign

Schinas said the negotiations had been due to begin in June even before his boss Jean-Claude Juncker had spoken Tuesday to British Prime Minister Theresa May in the wake of her shock call for an early...

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North Korea on "Maximum Alert"

The missile fired on Sunday blew up nearly immediately, the Pentagon said. That's possible. I think he's trying. Pence urged the business community to help "level that playing field" between Korea and...

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We are in touch with USA on H-1B visa programme

We are in touch with USA on H-1B visa programme

Trump signed the order directing his administration to review the functioning of the system. "This election, the American people voted to end the theft of American prosperity". Bush and Barack Obam...

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Fitch downgrades South Africa to junk status following political turmoil

South Africans are gathering for nationwide demonstrations against Zuma , whose dismissal of the finance minister fueled concerns over government corruption and economic weakness. Nine South African ...

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Democrat closes in on Congress seat in Georgia

Handel, also on Twitter, thanked the president for calling her this morning. Ossoff received 48.1% of the vote, shy of the 50% he needed to win outright. Perez said he hopes the Georgia win will b...

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Easter holiday rooted in Christian faith

The senior Pastor of Shelter of Glory Church, Makurdi, the Benue state capital, King Omudu, gave the charge during the Sunday Easter service. "When you look at all the suffering and illness in the w...

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Korea unveils new ICBM at military parade

Korea unveils new ICBM at military parade

Tension had escalated sharply in the region amid concerns that the reclusive North may soon conduct a sixth nuclear test or a ballistic missile test launch timed with the April 15 anniversary it cal...

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Labour would raise tax and end 'giveaways', McDonnell says

Labour would raise tax and end 'giveaways', McDonnell says

When pressed to define who the rich are, McDonnell said: "The rich will be above £70,000 to £80,000 a year and that's roughly defined as what people feel is an earning whereby people feel they can pay...

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Bruins fall to Senators, 1-0; Now face elimination

Everyone played well, and you know, we can enjoy (it), but we still have a lot of work to do. Not to mention, goals from Auston Matthews , William Nylander and Nazem Kadri to get the game tied up...

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VP Mike Pence: US not seeking North Korea negotiations

This week Vice President Mike Pence made an unannounced visit to the Demilitarized Zone along the border of North and South Korea, where he declared that "the era of strategic patience is over". Presi...

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Trump, unlike Europe, congratulates Turkey's Erdogan on referendum win

Greek politicians are treading carefully where their comments are concerned regarding Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's victory in a referendum on Sunday, which granted him sweeping new power...

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China's man on North Korea crisis cools heels in Beijing

China's man on North Korea crisis cools heels in Beijing

Aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the vice-president told troops he was there as "storm clouds gather on the horizon" of north-east Asia. He also said it was reassuring that Mr Pence had not cited tra...

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Trump vows to back US dairy farmers in Canada trade spat

The dispute also could impact the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA. President Donald Trump came to Wisconsin Tuesday to talk manufacturing and sign a "Buy American,...

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Gorsuch asks his first questions in Supreme Court oral arguments

At issue was whether a federal employee who says he was a victim of discrimination should appeal his claims through the system for civil service appeals or before a federal district judge. Despite the...

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Kerala man among 36 IS men killed in United States bombing in Afghanistan

Kerala man among 36 IS men killed in United States bombing in Afghanistan

According to the U.S. Forces Afghanistan, the bomb was dropped at 7:32 p.m. local time (02:58 GMT) Thursday on a tunnel complex in Achin district of Nangarhar province. Also, as former Afghan Presiden...

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What's next in the fight over Arkansas executions

Arkansas' supply of one of those drugs, Midazolam, expires at the end of the month. An effort from Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge to overturn his stay was rejected by the state Supreme...

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Trump signs order curbing foreign workers

Citizenship and Immigration Services. The "hire American" front calls on federal agencies to more strictly enforce H1-B visa laws and proposes reforms to the program to ensure visas are given to t...

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Democrats aim to 'Make Trump Furious' in Georgia election

Democrats aim to 'Make Trump Furious' in Georgia election

But at some point, Democrats are going to have to prove they can convert the anti-Trump resistance into wins, like Republicans did with Scott Brown's victory in 2010 in MA and Democrats did with 200...

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Encouraging to see Chinese effort to control North Korea

Encouraging to see Chinese effort to control North Korea

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, on a trip to Asia, has repeatedly warned that the "era of strategic patience" with North Korea is over and on Wednesday said it would meet any attack with an "overwhelm...

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Darmian backs Rashford to become one of world's best

Mourinho felt United were dominant as Chelsea failed to register a shot on target in a league match for the first time since September 2007. Old Trafford erupted in the seventh minute when Ander Her...

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Pence Admits Syria, Afghanistan Were Used as Props to Warn North Korea

Pence Admits Syria, Afghanistan Were Used as Props to Warn North Korea

The term "reckless" is one the North Koreans have used to describe ongoing large-scale USA and South Korean military exercises, which the North calls a dress rehearsal for an invasion. North Korea Dep...

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VP Pence meets Indonesian president on Asia tour

Pence was later on Thursday due to visit Southeast Asia's largest mosque, the Istiqlal mosque, where hardline Islamic groups on Wednesday night celebrated the election win. Washington had billed Pence...

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Ivanka Inc. Goes to Washington

Ivanka Trump greets students while touring The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum on March 28, 2017 in Washington D.C. Norman Eisen, who served as President Barack Obama's chief White House ethics lawye...

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Putin-linked think tank crafted plan to swing election for Trump

The April 19 Reuters report cited three current and four former us officials who spoke on condition of anonymity. The RISS is operated by former Russian intelligence officers appointed by Putin ...

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Alabama justice mulling run for higher office

Alabama justice mulling run for higher office

Moore's attorneys said the January 6 administrative order was simply a "status update" on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Obergefell , an Alabama Supreme Court order in 2014 concerning same-sex ...

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One more person arrested in relation to Stockholm attack

The prosecution has until Wednesday to ask a court to remand the suspect in custody, Rosander said. "We do not comment on what we have seized", he said. "Everything indicates this is a terror attack"....

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Syria: New airstrikes hit site of chemical attack

Syria's Foreign Ministry said on Friday the Khan Sheikhoun chemical incident was a "premeditated action that aimed to justify the launching of a USA attack on the Syrian Army". Russian Federation ma...

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Russia, Iran, Syria discuss redeployment of USA weapons to Jordan's border

On Wednesday Damascus ally Russian Federation vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution to condemn the attack and push the Syrian government to cooperate with investigators. Russian Federation has nev...

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Will Ivanka's role in the White House pay dividends for her business?

Will Ivanka's role in the White House pay dividends for her business?

According to China's Trademark Office, Ivanka Trump Marks LLC has 16 registered trademarks in China and 32 pending applications ranging from cosmetics to leather handbags to clothes to spa and be...

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Emergency warnings lifted after Cyclone Cook clips New Zealand

Disaster authorities asked people to avoid hardest-hit towns and reconsider their travels over the four-day Easter weekend. Damage, however, was limited. It could cause heavy rainfall, strong winds an...

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Washington lobbying firm that worked for Trump advisers registers as foreign agents

Washington lobbying firm that worked for Trump advisers registers as foreign agents

The Justice Department's FARA Unit - which polices foreign lobbying disclosures - advised the two firms they should have notified the government about the work. Trump fired Manafort as his campaign ch...

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United States an ally '100 percent'

United States an ally '100 percent'

The test occurred a day after a military parade in North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, which marked the 105th birthday of Kim II-Sung, the regime founder. "You read Clinton's book, he said, 'Oh, we ma...

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Russia's Putin congratulates Erdogan on Turkey referendum

WASHINGTON, ANKARA-U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday congratulated Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his slim "victory" after the country's April 16 referendum election, vastly perceiv...

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Pope Francis condemns attack on a convoy in Syria

The pope delivered his Easter message from the central balcony of St. Peter's Basilica . Pope Francis castigated "oppressive regimes" in his Easter massage on Sunday and appealed to world leaders t...

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