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Fellaini sees red in Manchester derby stalemate

Meanwhile, Liverpool have only four Premier League games left to play and travel to Watford on Monday before hosting Southampton six days later. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has accused ...

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Asia stocks firm as markets mull Trump's tax plan

Asia stocks firm as markets mull Trump's tax plan

The leader of the Republican-controlled House of Representatives, Speaker Paul Ryan, voiced support for much of the president's proposal. But one thing is certain: "I would never ever bet against this...

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Trump official: Military prepping as part of North Korea response

Trump official: Military prepping as part of North Korea response

The statement was issued by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats after the White House briefing. The mission added that the No...

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North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

North Korea refrains from provocations but hints at future 'events'

Testifying before the House Armed Services Committee, Harris said he expects North Korea to soon be able to develop a long-range missile capable of striking the United States, as Kim has promised. Rep...

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'Dinakaran arrest not to impact proposed unification talks in AIADMK'

'Dinakaran arrest not to impact proposed unification talks in AIADMK'

It is learnt that an ACP ranked investigating officer quizzed Dhinakaran, the nephew of jailed AIADMK chief Sasikala. The Crime Branch of Delhi Police also secured warrants from the court to search ...

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Syria's Assad Regime Possess Several Tonnes Of chemical weapons

President Trump stated that the United States would not get involved with Syria, but would continue attacks if the use of chemical weapons is repeated. Earlier in April, an incident in the Syrian to...

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China just launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier

China just launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier

The yet-to-be-named 315-metre-long vessel joins the Liaoning , the country's first carrier, which was launched in 2011 after being bought from Ukraine as a hulk and refitted. But the launch conveyed ...

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Chance of 'major conflict' with N Korea

US officials say a broad range of tougher sanctions will be discussed, including a possible oil embargo, the interception of cargo ships and punishing Chinese and other foreign banks that engage in bu...

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North Korea Carries Out Huge Live-Fire Drills As US Warships Gather

North Korea Carries Out Huge Live-Fire Drills As US Warships Gather

The Carl Vinson and other US navy ships will also be joining the exercise, said the ASDF. "We don't discuss specific capabilities of weapons systems". The destroyer Wayne E. Mercer has begun exercis...

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United settles with doctor dragged off flight for undisclosed amount

United settles with doctor dragged off flight for undisclosed amount

He refused and was eventually dragged screaming from his seat and down the aisle of the plane as fellow passengers looked on in disbelief - cell phone videos of the incident went nationwide in hours. ...

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Manufacturer says it's removing relabeled Ivanka Trump items

Manufacturer says it's removing relabeled Ivanka Trump items

It also found workers were taking home between $255 to $284 United States dollars each month but did not find a violation of failing to pay minimum wages. The factory has been a reliable labor source ...

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Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denial

Le Pen's party in new turmoil over alleged Holocaust denial

Louis Aliot, Le Pen's strategic adviser, told RMC radio Friday that Jalkh "has refused his mission at the head of the National Front" and that he was replaced by Steeve Briois, a vice-president of the...

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Michael Flynn Is The Subject Of A Pentagon Investigation

Michael Flynn Is The Subject Of A Pentagon Investigation

Of concern for congressional investigators and the Defense Department's watchdog are payments that Flynn received from RT, the Russia-owned news outlet, and a businessman linked to the Turkish governm...

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Iran denounces Turkish air raid on Iraq

In Syria, U.S. troops were within six miles of the targeted area, far enough to be out of danger but close enough to cause concern about the potential for unintended bloodshed, Dorrian said . But Was...

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Israeli minister says strike in line with policy

SANA did not say when the interview was recorded. Israeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz said it was consistent with his government's policy to prevent arms transfers to Hizbullah, but stoppe...

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THAAD in South Korea to be operational soon

THAAD in South Korea to be operational soon

Harris said the THAAD would be operational within days. North Korea put on a new show of military force Tuesday by carrying out a massive artillery fire drill to mark the 85th anniversary of the Nor...

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Turkish election board rejects appeals to annul referendum

Turkish election board rejects appeals to annul referendum

A referendum broadening Erdogan's presidential powers narrowly passed on Sunday - a move that the country's opposition says will inch Turkey, a democracy, closer to authoritarianism. A failed coup pre...

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ECB leaves rates unchanged, reiterates asset-purchase plans

The ECB's major interventions in the financial system - buying up tens of billions of euros in government and corporate bonds every month in an asset purchase programme (APP) along with historic low...

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Rex Tillerson: China asked North Korea to stop nuclear tests

Rex Tillerson: China asked North Korea to stop nuclear tests

The Trump administration has signaled a willingness to use military force to urge North Korea to abandon its nuclear program, a prospect that has put world leaders on edge. The Trump administration is...

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U.S. submarine makes South Korea port call, North remains defiant

It may be that President Trump has decided that the cost of North Korea eventually getting nuclear weapons that could strike the United States means that the risk of war has to be taken. The South Kor...

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BJP sweeps Delhi civic polls

Several of his lieutenants, including Deputy Chief Minister Manisha Sisodia has alleged that EVMs or Electronic Voting Machines were rigged to help the BJP win the MCD elections. The party - which...

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NAFTA: Trump Says U.S. Will Renegotiate, Not Withdraw (for Now)

Here's a brief timeline of events. The agreement was actually signed by his predecessor, George H.W. Bush in 1992 and went into effect in 1994 after Clinton signed the NAFTA bill Congress passed int...

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Macron camp bars Russian news outlets, angers Moscow

Macron camp bars Russian news outlets, angers Moscow

Students have been holding "neither Le Pen, nor Macron" protests at high schools since Sunday's vote. This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. Macron batted ...

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NFL Draft 2017: Deshaun Watson pick winning move by Texans

The Texans made a trade with the Cleveland Browns to select Watson. The Browns already have Houston's second-round pick in 2018 after receiving it in the trade for Brock Osweiler this offseason....

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Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag on

Rumors rife as gas restrictions in N. Korean capital drag on

Meanwhile Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson called for "calm, clear heads" in the USA stand off with North Korea as Donald Trump ramps up pressure on Kim's regime. Under an agreement reached during the ...

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Trump doesn't write off chance of 'major, major' conflict with North Korea

Trump doesn't write off chance of 'major, major' conflict with North Korea

North Korea, which conducted its biggest ever artillery exercise to mark the 85th anniversary of its military's creation on Tuesday, says it needs to develop weapons to defend itself from US aggressio...

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Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards

Iran summons Pakistani envoy over attack on borders guards

They have reportedly been killed while patrolling in the city of Mirjaveh in Iran's southeastern province on Wednesday, IRNA reported. "We strongly expect the Pakistan government to adopt serious me...

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Heavy clashes hit Rojava as Syrian Kurds respond to Turkish attacks

Turkey did not coordinate the strikes with the coalition and said in the statement that it was targeting Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, fighters who Turkey considers a terrorist threat. "They've b...

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'No doubt' Syria has retained chemical weapons: Mattis

The U.S. has gradually been expanding its sanctions program against Syria since 2004, when it issued sanctions targeting Syria for a range of offenses, including its support of terrorism, as well as i...

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Venezuela to leave 'interventionist' OAS group amid deadly anti-govt protests

Venezuela has long accused the OAS secretary-general, Luis Almagro , of being a leader in instigating a "coup" against the government of President Maduro. The protests were originally triggered by a...

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US admiral says N. Korea crisis is at worst point he's seen

US President Donald Trump says a "major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs. In Thursday's interview, the president addressed hi...

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Trump spurns Taiwan President's suggestion of another phone call

China regards Taiwan as a wayward province and it has never renounced the use of force to bring it back under its control, while proudly democratic Taiwan has shown no interest in being run by Communi...

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Chelsea: Costa Brace Shoots Down Saints As Blues Go Seven Points Clear

Terry, who has won 14 major trophies at Chelsea , will finish his Stamford Bridge career this summer and may do so lifting more silverware. Diego Costa ended his goalscoring drought with a well-t...

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National Football League draft: Browns make safe No. 1 pick in A&M's Garrett

Just as Penn State used to be Linebacker U. And Miami-Florida, Quarterback U. Adams and Hooker are primed to be the first two safeties to ever be selected in the top 10 in the same draft class. Who th...

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President Trump, First Lady Kick Off White House's Easter Egg Roll

Melania tweeted Friday before the event. The White House ultimately opted to invite 16,000 fewer people than the previous year, leading to what appeared to be a much sparser South Lawn than previou...

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