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No Clue About Kulbushan Jadhav's Location & Condition In Pakistan, Says Govt

No Clue About Kulbushan Jadhav's Location & Condition In Pakistan, Says Govt

India has alleged that Pakistan ignored 13 requests for consular access to Jadhav. "Pakistan's attempts on Baloch leaders are failing now and they have now brought Kulbhushan Jadhav who is an innocent...

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North Korea faces tighter sanctions under Trump strategy

North Korea faces tighter sanctions under Trump strategy

Not everyone shared Duckworth's dismissive feelings on the briefing. "I wish the White House would actually care more about getting stuff done instead of just coming out with rhetoric and tweets", s...

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White House readying order to quit NAFTA

White House readying order to quit NAFTA

Trudeau's office said that the trading relationship heavily favors the U.S., with Canada importing over CAD550m (USD404.9m) of dairy products from the U.S., and exporting just over CAD110m. On Monday ...

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Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

Top officials emphasize diplomatic, economic pressure on North Korea in briefing

While most of the talk over the past couple of weeks on USA policy in North Korea has centered on the possibility of a unilateral USA attack starting a major war, administration officials today emphas...

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'The Simpsons' mark Trump's 100-day milestone: Justice Ivanka, Marge on Prozac

'The Simpsons' mark Trump's 100-day milestone: Justice Ivanka, Marge on Prozac

An animated take on the President's first 100 days in office. Opponents are quick to point out President Trump has no major legislative victories, despite a Repbulican majority in both the House a...

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Judge Blocks Trump Order on Sanctuary City Money

In his tweets he stated he wants to go to the Supreme Court, which would have the final say if it chose to take up the case. Out of our very big country, with many choices, does everyone notice th...

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Damascus blast consistent with Israeli policy: Israel minister

However, the cause of the explosion is still not clear. Local media reports suggest that the explosion could have been due to an Israeli airstrike. Two Damascus residents who spoke to CNN reported...

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Arkansas Executes Ledell Lee In First Execution Since 2005

Arkansas dropped plans to execute a second inmate, Stacey Johnson, on Thursday after the state Supreme Court said it wouldn't reconsider his stay, which was issued so Johnson could seek more DNA tests...

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Wisconsin dairy farmers face spoiling market, tight deadline

Ian Harrop, Centre Wellington dairy farmer and Dairy Farmers of Ontario board member, says the industry is staying calm, but Trump's comments are "totally wrong". Adams added Canada's dairy system i...

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Netanyahu Refuses To Meet With Visiting German Foreign Minister

In his own defense of the decision, Netanyahu, in a speech Tuesday evening before National Bible Quiz participants, said it has always been government policy not to "meet with diplomats who visit Isra...

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French riot police clash with youths protesting election

French riot police clash with youths protesting election

In the crowd, several former Fillon supporters told POLITICO they would support Le Pen in the final round over Macron. Marine Le Pen greets workers at the Whirlpool factory. It was still dark when L...

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Venezuela Pulling Out of OAS Likely Move Toward Isolation

Venezuela Pulling Out of OAS Likely Move Toward Isolation

Wednesday's blocked march underscored the degree to which the country's political crisis has become a battle of attrition between Maduro and his reenergized opponents. "Dad: In this moment you have th...

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Ontario boosts forestry road funding by $20M in response to softwood tariffs

Ontario boosts forestry road funding by $20M in response to softwood tariffs

He also denounced Canada's dairy supply management system as a "disgrace" that is costing American farmers their livelihoods. Logs are unloaded at Murray Brothers Lumber Company woodlot in Madawaska, ...

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Nothing wrong in linking Aadhaar with PAN, rules Supreme Court

Nothing wrong in linking Aadhaar with PAN, rules Supreme Court

Binoy Vishwam, senior Communist Party of India leader; Bezwada Wilson, a Dalit rights activist; and S.G. Vombatkere, a retired Army officer had moved the court. However, the bench observed, "we have t...

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Magnifique: Investors applaud French vote with stock rally

Following Britain's vote to leave the European Union and Donald Trump's surprise victory in the US presidential election, the hope in the markets is that the rise of populism around the world — and th...

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CBSE will conduct NET exam: UGC

CBSE will conduct NET exam: UGC

Last summer, the CBSE had issued the notification in April for the exam held in July. The NET is held two times in a year, July and December. CBSE pointed out that it is already burdened with other te...

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Supreme Court dismisses Center's reasons for not appointing Lokpal

Supreme Court dismisses Center's reasons for not appointing Lokpal

The judgment was delivered by a Bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha in a PIL filed by NGO Common Cause with regard to the appointment of the chairperson and members of the Lokpal. At ...

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Trump orders investigation into aluminum imports

Trump orders investigation into aluminum imports

Still Canada easily leads the way, sending in more than 3 million of the 6.5 million tons the USA imported past year, significantly more than Russian Federation or China. The investigation mirrors a p...

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Donald Trump's first 100 days: a collision with realities of Washington

Donald Trump's first 100 days: a collision with realities of Washington

Take our economic anxiety quiz to see how you compare to the national average. You can read the poll numbers below... I've always heard that that's the biggest thing. But, Holtz-Eakin says, "the...

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Protesters enter Macedonia parliament after ethnic Albanian elected as speaker

Protesters enter Macedonia parliament after ethnic Albanian elected as speaker

Police enter Macedonia's parliament to get control over the protesters. Protestors enter into the parliament building in Skopje, Macedonia , Thursday, April 27, 2017. Thursday's violence marked a d...

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Germany: Turkey must answer reports of election fraud

Germany: Turkey must answer reports of election fraud

Merkel said the immediate Brexit priorities to decide on were: The rights of European Union citizens in the UK, Britons in continental Europe and Britain's ongoing financial obligations. The EU...

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'End the injustice' plea by Venezuelan official's son stirs nation

'End the injustice' plea by Venezuelan official's son stirs nation

After the vote, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez announced that Caracas on Thursday will begin the procedure of leaving the OAS after the worldwide body voted to hold the meeting withou...

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BC leaders square off in TV debate

The New Democrats under John Horgan are trying to persuade voters that after 16 years of Liberal governments, British Columbia needs a change, running on the slogan that the NDP will run a governmen...

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U.S. commander suggests missile defense in Hawaii amid N. Korea threat

U.S. commander suggests missile defense in Hawaii amid N. Korea threat

President Donald Trump's new strategy was announced after a special meeting with United States senators. After weeks of unusually blunt military threats, Donald Trump's national security team held a...

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'Be more like Trump': Jean-Marie Le Pen criticises daughter's presidential campaign

'Be more like Trump': Jean-Marie Le Pen criticises daughter's presidential campaign

Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron got almost 1 million more votes than far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in a result that's upended traditional French politics. Mr Macron and Ms Le Pen will take part...

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Attack to affect France vote

Attack to affect France vote

Police sources said he had been flagged as an extremist to authorities. He had been arrested in February on suspicion of plotting to kill police officers, but released for lack of evidence. Police for...

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Trump says he won't pull USA out of NAFTA

Trump says he won't pull USA out of NAFTA

But insiders suggest the last week has put that to the test. Freeland said she had had long conversations with Ross on Sunday and Monday about lumber. Trudeau, leader of Canada's Liberal Party, said...

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Ex-Trump advisor Michael Flynn 'warned not to take foreign payments'

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has called the Oversight Committee's request for documents from the transition period "ridiculous", and he also said that everything under discussion occurred...

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Donald Trump will continue Obamacare payments, clearing major hurdle on spending bill

On Monday the administration started suggesting that wall funding could wait another few months if necessary, signaling a shift in his previous hard line stance. President signed an executive order ...

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Indonesian capital to elect leader as religious tensions rise

Indonesia is the world's fourth most-populous country and most populous Muslim nation. Polls opened Wednesday morning and several million of Jakarta's residents are expected to vote. It was Purnam...

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Trump says Mexico, Canada opposed NAFTA pull-out

The Canadian dollar was last seen 0.37% lower at 0.7369 cents against the US dollar, while the peso was trading 1.1% lower at 18.98. Trump has already removed the USA from another massive trade pact, ...

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Macron campaign for French presidency off to slower start than Le Pen

He accused Le Pen, who was shown smiling and taking pictures with the workers, of cynically trying to exploit the situation and lying to workers when she said she would put a end to USA -based Whirl...

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France debates: did Le Pen or Macron win Whirlpool fight?

Police also used teargas against protesters in the western city of Rennes where almost 2,000 high school and university students, and far-left activists, held a demonstration, a Reuters correspondent ...

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Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on N. Korea

Trump team softens war talk, vows other pressure on N. Korea

In a show of force, the United States is sending the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier group to waters off the Korean peninsula, where it will join the USS Michigan, a nuclear submarine that docked in ...

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Venezuela to withdraw from 'shameful' OAS

Venezuela to withdraw from 'shameful' OAS

The news comes as Venezuela is being rocked by nearly daily anti-government protests that have left at least 26 dead and hundreds injured. " Venezuela is the cradle of the Liberators and we will re...

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