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Trump not ruling out military action against North Korea

In an interview with CBS News programme Face the Nation , the US President said Mr Kim was able to assume power at the age of just 27. Trump's comments come after North Korea carried out a test-l...

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UK PM's party secures big gains in local polls

Nevertheless, the Opinium figures were lower than some recent polls. UKIP's vote was "bleeding off to the Conservatives", while the Lib Dem failure to capture Remain voters was a "big surprise" and ...

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Girls meet Nigerian president after Boko Haram release

This is the largest negotiated release following the abduction of almost 300 girls in 2014. After a six-week medical leave in London earlier this year, Buhari indicated that further checkups might...

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Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

The Scottish Conservatives won seats in working-class areas including Shettleston in Glasgow's east end, and Ferguslie Park in Paisley, two of the most deprived areas in Scotland which had previously ...

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Funny Star Wars Day Tweets from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The first six Star Wars movies premiered in theaters in May. It will also continue to run twice a night at 7.45pm and 8.45pm until Jun 2. Most recently, the LA Clippers had a Star Wars Night on ...

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Cop, Lashker militant among 5 killed in terror attack

Cop, Lashker militant among 5 killed in terror attack

According to the police, the four militants appeared in the crowd during the funeral and gave a gun salute in an apparent mark of respect by firing in the air from their AK-assault rifles. On the othe...

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Tories make gains in United Kingdom local elections

The Tory leader said she would fight for every vote on 8 June to strengthen her hand in Brexit talks. Theresa May has insisted she is "taking nothing for granted", despite predictions she is o...

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Israel targets Hezbollah arms depot in Syria

Israel's Intelligence Minister Israel Katz appeared to back up claims that Israel was responsible for the explosion in an interview with Army Radio Thursday. The relations between Israel and Iran have...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation director says he's looking into possible leaks to Giuliani

She blamed her loss on Comey's disclosure, Russian hacking of Democratic Party emails and her own flaws as a candidate. Mrs. Clinton and Ms. Abedin were being investigated for possible mishandling o...

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Trump Threatens Government Shutdown in the Fall

President Trump made a hearty pitch for it with two tweets this morning, saying it would "fix the mess" in Washington . The funding deal struck between Republican and Democratic leaders to fund ...

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Iran slams ISIL missile attack on school in Mosul

Iran slams ISIL missile attack on school in Mosul

Many have been leaving the Musherfa district of western Mosul after USA -backed Iraqi forces took it from Islamic State on Friday, hoping to reach the relative safety of the eastern banks of the river...

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Security Council condemns attack against UNMISS

In February, the United Nations declared parts of the country were suffering from starvation, the world's first in six years. The new order will require an global non-governmental organisation (NGO)...

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Trump, Turnbull in healthcare controversy

Ms Rinehart sung Mr Trump's praises following the event, and said she was a big fan of his speech. Hours after members of the House passed the AHCA Thursday, Trump met with Australian Prime Minister...

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FG exchanges some Boko Haram suspects for 82 more Chibok girls

FG exchanges some Boko Haram suspects for 82 more Chibok girls

A total of 113 Chibok girls are now missing, although Shekau claimed last August that some had been killed in military airstrikes. In the largest negotiated release between the parties so far, Niger...

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Hamas elects Haniyeh as political head

Hamas elects Haniyeh as political head

He beat contenders Mussa Abu Marzuk and Mohamed Nazzal in a video conference vote of the ruling council's members in Gaza , the West Bank and outside the Palestinian territories. "He was one of the l...

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Trump to Meet With the Pope

Trump to Meet With the Pope

President Donald Trump will visit Israel later this month after visiting Saudi Arabia, his first foreign trip since taking office in January. He then will depart for Sicily, where he will meet G7 le...

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Canada's small, medium lumber producers to feel US retribution the most

The step escalates an economic battle among neighboring countries that normally have one of the friendliest worldwide relationships in the world. U.S. USA farmland prices started to rise this year, ...

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Sacked water minister paints Kejriwal with graft brush

While Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia rubbished the allegations as baseless that "did not deserve" any response, the Opposition BJP and Congress demanded Kejriwal's resignation and initiation of ...

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United States planning to kill Kim Jong-un - North Korea claims

North Korea's Ministry of State Security said "terrorists" supported by the CIA and South Korea's intelligence agency infiltrated North Korea to stage an attack against the North Korean leader by usin...

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Liverpool held to stalemate by Southampton as Milner says: My fault

Up until the penalty in the 64th minute, Jurgen Klopp had few chances on target with COutinho and Origi missed good chances. "I spoke immediately after the game to the boys - I cannot and don´t want t...

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Deal to establish Syrian "de-escalation zones" comes into effect

Turkey, which supports rebel groups, also agreed to act as a guarantor. Meanwhile the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Syrian fighter jets had bombed rebel positions in Hama ...

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Boko Haram planning to kidnap foreigners - US, UK

Boko Haram planning to kidnap foreigners - US, UK

October 13, 2016: Spokesman for Nigeria's president confirms 21 Chibok girls have been freed, a result of government negotiations with Boko Haram. The audacious kidnapping brought the insurgency to ...

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USA at odds with Russian Federation over Syria's no-fly zones

Both Assad's regime and the rebel opposition have ignored previous cease-fire agreements. A cease-fire is unsustainable in the presence of the Iranian-backed militias in Syria , he said. The United S...

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Pakistan husband accuse Indian High Commission of detaining his wife

Pakistan husband accuse Indian High Commission of detaining his wife

According to Pakistani media reports, Tahir claims he and Uzma visited the High Commission building and submitted their visa forms. The two met and fell in love in Malaysia. Dawn said Uzma had earl...

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Barbra Streisand Says Sexism Cost Her Oscar Nominations

Barbra Streisand Says Sexism Cost Her Oscar Nominations

Telling Robert that the bad reviews of the films she did direct must have hurt her more than she though because she took an 8 year break away from the directing side of things and focussed more on...

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Labour loses out as SNP and Tories snap up seats

Sole Liberal Democrat councillor Margot Clark lost her seat in the Linn ward, where Labour also lost a seat and the Tories and SNP both gained one each. The Scottish National Party leader said the Tor...

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Plea of alibi by 3 convicts in Nirbhaya case contradictory: SC

The whole nation applauded Supreme Court's verdict in Nirbhaya's gang rape case and just like everyone, Priyanka Chopra is also happy with the verdict. The outrage over the attack prompted quick a...

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French voters go to the polls to pick next president

Paris - Amidst tight security measures, French electors will be back to ballot boxes today in the second and decisive round of presidential elections, which will determine the president for the next...

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French trade unions clash ahead of presidential polls

Four police officers were hurt in clashes in Paris on May 1. A May Day march attended by thousands of people in Paris was disrupted as scores of hooded youths threw gasoline bombs at riot police in ...

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Trump Commemorates Holocaust Remembrance Day

The president, who campaigned on a promise to stand firm in support of Israel, called the country an "eternal monument to the undying strength of the Jewish people" and continued a promise of friend...

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Silva, De Bruyne orchestrate City's 5-0 win over Palace

Silva, De Bruyne orchestrate City's 5-0 win over Palace

Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho played a minor role as Manchester City defeated Crystal Palace 5-0 at the Etihad on Saturday. "We are the best team in the league when it comes to creating chanc...

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Truce in Syria safe zones mostly observed

Truce in Syria safe zones mostly observed

A ceasefire in four zones outlined in a new Syria peace plan is scheduled to go into effect Saturday, a Russian envoy to de-escalation talks told reporters, according to state media. Turkey, Russia an...

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How Kentucky's congressmen voted on Obamacare repeal

How Kentucky's congressmen voted on Obamacare repeal

That measure passed by a 217-213 party-line vote, save the 20 Republicans that voted against the bill. So who's telling the truth? That means that if you had any of that litany of conditions liste...

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Pyongyang accuses Central Intelligence Agency of biochemical plot to kill Kim Jong Un

The report alleged that the Central Intelligence Agency, in conjunction with South Korea and a North Korean citizen identified only as Kim, attempted to kill the nation's leader at a recent military...

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More than 500 migrants plucked from Mediterranean by rescue boat

More than 500 migrants plucked from Mediterranean by rescue boat

La Republica daily, a Palermo newspaper, reports that a total of 3,159 migrants will be landing shortly in ports of the Mediterranean regions Sicily and Calabria, while rescue teams have working hard ...

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