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Le Pen speech plagiarism 'a wink to former candidate Fillon'

Paris's annual May Day union march descended into violent clashes between police and protesters yesterday, as tensions ran high in France as it chooses its next president. CGT leader Philippe Martinez...

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Priebus: Visit from Philippines leader 'necessary' to deal with North Korea

Priebus: Visit from Philippines leader 'necessary' to deal with North Korea

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines followed up a summit of Southeast Asian leaders by releasing a final communique Sunday that removed mention of global concerns over China's "militarization" ...

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Pak, Iran to promote cooperation in diverse fields

Pak, Iran to promote cooperation in diverse fields

In a meeting with Pakistan's Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan in Islamabad on Wednesday, Zarif stressed the need for settlement of problems erupting along the two countries' common border. Kh...

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Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas

Planned Parenthood reopens abortion clinic in Texas

She also had a proposal: Planned Parenthood should split in two, Ms. Trump suggested, with a smaller arm to provide abortions and a larger one devoted to women's health services. "While abortion is ...

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North Korea warns of nuclear test 'at any time'

North Korea warns of nuclear test 'at any time'

I can tell you this, and a lot of people don't like when I say it, but he was a young man of 26 or 27 when he took over from his father, when his father died. Republicans and Obamas Democratic opponen...

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US B-1 bombers fly over Korean Peninsula

Two supersonic bombers thundered over the divided peninsula on Monday, the Air Force said Tuesday, the latest show of force amid mounting tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program. Trump has b...

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Americans Can Continue Visa-Free Travel to Europe

Americans Can Continue Visa-Free Travel to Europe

But Tuesday's move to maintain visa-free travel for Americans is likely to be viewed as capitulation by an EU parliament, which has threatened to take the commission to the European Court of Justice o...

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Prince Harry Heading Down Under

Prince Harry Heading Down Under

Prince Harry will also visit Sydney in early June, where he will attend events to celebrate the city's hosting of the 2018 Invictus Games, said the palace in a separate tweet. He will stop in Singapor...

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Philippines says Trump recognized 'great job' Duterte is doing

Clearly aware of the power of his declaration, he added: "We have breaking news". If Trump doesn't care about how his first 100 days are perceived, would he commission and release an ad explainin...

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Afghan Army Chief, Defense Minister Resign following Taliban Attack

In the single deadliest Taliban attack of the long war against Afghan forces, 10 assailants drove onto the country's largest base in the north on Friday, disguised as soldiers carrying wounded comrade...

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Bread Riots in Caracas as Venezuela Protests Escalate

Residents said looters saw an opportunity as protests in El Valle , an impoverished neighborhood in southwest Caracas , grew stronger and more chaotic. Ruling Socialist Party leaders describe the pr...

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Israel suspected after missile strike at military base near Damascus airport

State news agency SANA said Israel had launched the missiles from Israeli territory north of the Sea of Galilee. Abdel Rahman of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , said: "The blast was hug...

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Bribery case: AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dinakaran arrested by Delhi Police

The plea for custodial interrogation was vehemently opposed by senior lawyer Vikas Pahwa, representing Mr Dinakaran, saying the accused has been joining investigation for the last four days and the po...

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Blood Samples Prove Assad Used Sarin In Syria

Turkish and British tests also have concluded that sarin or a substance similar to the deadly nerve agent was used in the Idlib attack. What happened in Khan Shaikhun comes in the framework of the c...

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Congress to avert shutdown hours before deadline

Congress to avert shutdown hours before deadline

The government isn't shutting down, not tonight, anyway. But Republican leaders scrapped that vote after failing to round up enough support from more moderate Republicans, who opposed or remained ...

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Vikings will decline QB Teddy Bridgewater's 5th-year option

Vikings will decline QB Teddy Bridgewater's 5th-year option

While the Vikings reportedly elected not to pick up Bridgewater's 2018 option ahead of the May 3 deadline, the team did officially exercise Anthony Barr's fifth-year option on Monday. But a career...

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Iran foreign minister says US must meet own obligations for nuclear deal

Mr Tillerson told reporters on Wednesday that the review will not only look at Teheran's compliance with a 2015 nuclear deal, but also its behaviour which undermined U.S. During his presidential campa...

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NKorea Ups Its Missile Tests to Send Trump Message

NKorea Ups Its Missile Tests to Send Trump Message

But echoing Trump's gentler tone, Spicer said Kim had "managed to lead a country forward" from a young age. The Inquisitr recently reported that President Trump has cautioned that there could be a...

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Trump vows to combat Holocaust denial

The remarks offer the President an opportunity to write over these missteps, which angered Jewish groups, including the museum that will host the Trump speech. The yearly march is also aimed at instil...

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Hamas says supports Palestinian state along 1967 borders

Hamas officials say the group's leader will present a new political program that accepts statehood in parts of historic Palestine, but does not drop the quest for "liberating" all the land between the...

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Venezuela crisis: Opposition holds 'mother of all protests'

He didn't provide any evidence to back up the coup claims , and the opposition rejected them as desperate attempt to intimidate Venezuelans from exercising their constitutional right to protest. Jorb...

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135 million Aadhaar Numbers leaked, Says report

135 million Aadhaar Numbers leaked, Says report

The assessment of report's authors namely, Amber Sinha and Srinivas Kodal, says that around 135 million Aadhaar numbers and 130 million bank account details were leaked, Business Standard report...

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Macron sticks to labour reform plans in rally speech

Macron sticks to labour reform plans in rally speech

She told supporters: "I want France to get its independence back by negotiating with Brussels the return of our sovereignty". With just days left to convince French voters of their credentials, the ...

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Trump Takes on Canadian Dairy Industry

Industry groups in New Zealand, Australia, the European Union, Mexico and the United States complained the new prices for Canadian milk ingredients under-cut exports to Canada. Speaking in Kenosha on ...

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Korea watchers on why army's big day has taken a backseat

Korea watchers on why army's big day has taken a backseat

While South Korea's Defence Ministry could not immediately confirm the report, the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said: "Our military is closely monitoring the North Korean military's movement in...

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North Korea's Kim Jong-un is 'pretty smart cookie'

North Korea's Kim Jong-un is 'pretty smart cookie'

That, as we would say, trumps trade". "But eventually, he'll have good missiles". It's strategic, apparently: "We shouldn't be announcing all our moves". "This is something that we know we can not tol...

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Rafael Nadal vs Dominic Thiem, Barcelona Open final

Thiem, who had beaten the 14-time grand slam champion on clay in the Argentina Open previous year, earned his place in the final by beating world No.1 Andy Murray for the first time in his career. Nad...

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White House defends Trump's invite to Philippines President Duterte

White House defends Trump's invite to Philippines President Duterte

Trump issued the invitation on Saturday night in what the White House said was a "very friendly" phone conversation with Duterte, who is accused by global human rights groups of supporting a campaig...

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No hard feelings for CBS after Dickerson's interview with President Trump

MSNBC "Morning Joe" co-host Mika Brzezinski questioned President Trump's mental state on Tuesday when the panel was discussing Sunday's CBS interview with John Dickerson, during which he guarantee...

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FCC outlines plan to eliminate net neutrality rules under new chairman

Even as he acknowledged the importance of an open internet, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday set his telecom agency on a course to scrap the tough, broad net neutrality protections imposed by the ...

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Trump to mark his first 100 days with a rally in Pennsylvania

Trump to mark his first 100 days with a rally in Pennsylvania

The President will bask in the applause and the affirmation of his political base after a draining first chapter of a presidency which began in a blaze of controversy - and never let up, overloading ...

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Support for marijuana legalization is at an all-time high

Instead of arresting people for smoking pot, 69 per cent of people polled would rather drug abuse be treated as an addiction and mental health issue. Last year, Pew Research reported that 57 percent...

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Half of Scots don't want independence vote before Brexit: YouGov poll

Half of Scots don't want independence vote before Brexit: YouGov poll

The Scottish Conservative Leader Ruth Davidson told Iain Dale that Nicola Sturgeon is trying to use Scotland's Remain vote as a proxy for independence. The mandate for that referendum was gained in ...

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Trump, Putin discuss ending Syria war amid ongoing tensions

The Kremlin characterized the call as "business-like" and " constructive ". On Syria, Germany also has been sharply critical of Russia's support for President Bashar Assad. In a statement seen by Th...

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BJP chief Amit Shah reaches Jammu as part of 'Vistaar Yatra'

BJP chief Amit Shah reaches Jammu as part of 'Vistaar Yatra'

Dimpy said that the current security scenario qualifies for imposition of Governor's rule in the State. Alleging that BJP leaders and MLAs are indulging in corrupt practice, Dimpy urged Prime Minist...

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