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India vs Australia 1st Test: Hosts Lose Battle Against Quality Australian Bowling

India vs Australia 1st Test: Hosts Lose Battle Against Quality Australian Bowling

As Smith joyously celebrated his maiden Test century in India, Kohli was losing his stack as he realised his team was crashing to a heavy defeat. First innings top-scorer Matt Renshaw, who did not ope...

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'Courageous' Iraqi Kurdish TV reporter killed in Mosul

Mosul is ISIS' last major urban stronghold in Iraq, but the battle to retake its western half is expected to be the most challenging yet, since the streets are older, narrower and is densely populated...

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'Shots fired' at police during St Albans drug raid

Streets around Leveniua Street in St Albans were shut down following the raid at 6am on Monday, police say. Armed with oxygen tanks and breathing masks, police began to search the property. Upon arr...

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WEEKEND WEATHER: 5 cm of snow, rain and sun

Cloudy, with a high near 42. In addition, strong southerly winds ahead of the front Friday night will produce sustained winds of 20-30 miles per hour, with gusts up to 45 miles per hour along the ...

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United Nations guided by Syrian 'political transition' as new talks loom

After a 2-1/2 hour-long meeting with de Mistura, the Syrian government's lead negotiator Bashar al-Ja'afari spoke to reporters and repeatedly demanded the opposition condemn the attacks or face the co...

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Mike Pence uses the Nicaraguan flag to tweet support for Israel

The Republican administration is "assessing" whether to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem, he said, and has put Iran "on notice". The tweets were sent out live by a staffer accompanying his speech at...

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Who's polluting young girl's mind: Kiren Rijiju on Delhi University student

I am not afraid of ABVP. Days after DU's Ramjas college saw violent clashes, a Lady Sri Ram College student who is a Kargil martyr's daughter has initiated a social media campaign, "I am not scared ...

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3-year-old Rohini twins die after getting drowned in washing machine

3-year-old Rohini twins die after getting drowned in washing machine

The family frantically searched the house for their children and even lodged a missing persons' complaint. The accident took place on Saturday in the Rohini area, when the twin's mother stepped out ...

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Abu Sayyaf militants behead German hostage in Philippines

Abu Sayyaf militants behead German hostage in Philippines

Jesus Dureza also received the same reports about the alleged beheading by the Abu Sayyaf captors "but I need official AFP validation". "There are information that is circulating, but we can not con...

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Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after blast

Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after blast

The suspect attempt to escape by hiding at the Pandawa District Government office and set the office's second floor on fire before taken down by the Police. The attacker was captured after a standoff ...

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Dolezal claims she's jobless and on food stamps

Dolezal claims she's jobless and on food stamps

And she still says she's not white. Dolezal was exposed in June 2015 when a local television crew asked her the simple question: "Are you African American? ". Yet and still, Dolezal says she's ne...

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Polling begins, 608 candidates in fray for 5th phase

Polling begins, 608 candidates in fray for 5th phase

Despite being in alliance for the 403-seat assembly polls, both parties fielded their candidates in Amethi, a Gandhi bastion. Polling, which started at 7 a.m. The Eelction Commission has announced f...

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Iranian Navy Begins Active Phase of Major Drills in Indian Ocean

The UN nuclear watchdog said on Saturday that Iran has been found to be in full compliance with the nuclear deal, but the report comes against a backdrop of rising tensions between Tehran and Washingt...

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Two ISIS suspects arrested in Gujarat

Two ISIS suspects arrested in Gujarat

Gujarat's Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) has arrested two persons, claiming they are associated with the Islamic State (IS) group and were on a mission to carry out "serial blasts to target some religious...

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Lionel Patea pleads guilty to murdering Kiwi Tara Brown

The 24-year-old mother-of-one died a day later in hospital. The court heard how Patea chased Ms Brown at high speed through the Gold Coast after she dropped their daughter at day care. Nearby reside...

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Iraqi Forces Capture Mosul Airport as Ground Offensive Pushes North

Iraqi Forces Capture Mosul Airport as Ground Offensive Pushes North

Iraqi forces at Mosul International Airport. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the Iraqi airstrikes in Syria in a statement, saying the border towns of Boukamal and Husseibah were tar...

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IS Recruit From Kerala Killed In Air Strike In Afghanistan

Hafeezuddin's mother Khadeeja, and BCA Rahman, a close relative of the youth, both residents of the coastal hamlets of Padanna near Cheruvathur, recieved a Telegram app message says that Hafeezuddin w...

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White House bars several media outlets from press conference

Organizations that were granted entry included Breitbart News , the Washington Times , Fox News , ABC , CBS and Bloomberg , according to the New York Times. Rather, Spicer held a gaggle - which...

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South Korean Acting President Refuses Extending Park's 'Shadow Adviser' Probe

South Korean Acting President Refuses Extending Park's 'Shadow Adviser' Probe

The corruption scandal erupted late previous year over accusations that Park colluded with a friend, Choi Soon-sil, to pressure big businesses to donate to two foundations set up to back the president...

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Inspired by Indian film award shows, Hollywood stars try to buy Oscars

Inspired by Indian film award shows, Hollywood stars try to buy Oscars

It's the annual be-all and end-all of glamorous Hollywood events and, as usual, we're engrossed by what the stars are wearing the moment they hit the red carpet. In 2016, some stars arrived wearing a ...

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La La Land wins 4th with best Original Song

La La Land wins 4th with best Original Song

Given that "Hidden Figures" wasn't nominated by the Director's Guild, that's a big advantage for "La La Land". Alas, Streep ends up losing to Emma Stone , one La La Land victory that the president ...

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President Trump's 2017 CPAC Speech

Praising Democrat Senator Bernie Sanders , he reiterated that he liked Bernie Sanders and that people who wanted to vote for Bernie Sanders and couldn't, voted for Donald Trump instead. "You kn...

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Will China be North Korea's Trump card — AP Analysis

For decades, North Korea could count on China as a loyal ally despite the erratic behavior of the ruling Kim dynasty, as Beijing held its tongue despite its neighbor's saber rattling, nuclear testing ...

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21st time lucky: Hacksaw Ridge sound mixer's record Oscars losing streak ends

Mel Gibson was left ecstatic as his film Hacksaw Ridge won the Oscar for Best Sound Mixing at the Academy Awards on Sunday night. "Thank you so much!" "And when I asked her how I could thank her, s...

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Thousands go to London screening of The Salesman in Trump protest

Thousands go to London screening of The Salesman in Trump protest

Farhadi, an outspoken critic of Trump's ban, skipped the Oscars tonight. They are happy not just because of an important award or a film or filmmaker, but because at the time when talk of war, intimid...

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Female senator arrested for drug trading in Philippines

Female senator arrested for drug trading in Philippines

In the House of Representatives, another committee heard testimonies where Leila de Lima took bribes through her bodyguard and driver, Ronnie Dayan, who then testified that he took the money for the s...

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Father Of Dead SEAL Refused To Meet Donald Trump

In an interview with the Miami Herald published Sunday, Bill Owens said he refused to see President Trump when he and his daughter Ivanka Trump paid their respects at Dover Air Force Base with the...

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Africa reacts to SA xenophobic violence

He also suggestion cutting diplomatic ties with the South Africans due to the silence of their government in the face of the attacks. Ghana's legislators on Friday condemned the recent xenophobic ...

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BJD slams PM Narendra Modi's remark on poverty, starvation in Odisha

BJD slams PM Narendra Modi's remark on poverty, starvation in Odisha

BJP state spokesman, Rajnish Agarwal said the victory in both the states will be celebrated as a festival. Example of Odisha is given when somebody talks of poverty and hunger-hit districts. Union Min...

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Spicer cracks down on White House leaks

Spicer cracks down on White House leaks

He told staffers to place their phones on a table for a "phone check" of whatever devices staffers were carrying at the time , including both government-issued and personal phones, according to the r...

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Timberlake opens Oscars with performance on 'Trolls' song

Timberlake opens Oscars with performance on 'Trolls' song

The 36-year-old is performing his song from the Trolls movie: " Can't Stop the Feeling ". But, that wasn't the best part. As Timberlake made it to the stage, he brought everyone to their feet and ...

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French historian detained and almost deported at IAH

French historian detained and almost deported at IAH

Henry Rousso, an Egyptian-born Jewish-French historian specializing in World War II France, was detained by customs officials in Houston last Wednesday evening, on his way from Paris to participate in...

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Iraqi Prime Minister orders air force strike against Islamic State inside Syria

Iraqi Prime Minister orders air force strike against Islamic State inside Syria

On Friday, the Associated Press reported that this change occurred toward the end of December as Iraqi forces were nearing the end of their operation to take eastern Mosul. Iraqi forces launched att...

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44 percent of Americans approve of how President Trump is doing

Forty-seven percent say that they don't know enough about him to make a judgement. The news network said Trump is the only president in the history of modern polling to begin his first term with a n...

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Almost 200 lace up for Vancouver's Coldest Night of the Year walk

Almost 200 lace up for Vancouver's Coldest Night of the Year walk

More than 350 walkers braved very cool temperatures to participate in the 2017 Coldest Night of the Year Walk. More than 400 people showed up at Gower Street United Church to walk and raise funds fo...

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