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BJP makes a clean sweep of Delhi civic bodies

BJP makes a clean sweep of Delhi civic bodies

In North Delhi Municipal Corporation, the BJP was ahead in 67 wards, the AAP in 21 and the Congress in 13 wards. The PAC meeting was organised to "introspect" and analyse the AAP's humiliating defea...

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UNESCO plans anti-Israel vote on Israel's Independence Day

The resolution, passed Tuesday, while Israel was celebrating its Independence Day, calls on Israel to rescind any "legislative and administrative measures and actions" it has taken to "alter the chara...

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McDonnell: Labour Will "Come Out Fighting" From Historic Council Election Loss

The final results released Friday show that the centre-right party won 1,900 seats, up 558, while the main opposition, Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party , lost 320 to end up with 1,151. He insisted that L...

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Trump Praises Aussie Medicare After Repealing Obamacare

Seconds after praising his party's efforts to pass a new health-care bill that estimates said would leave millions uninsured, President Donald Trump praised Australia's government-funded universal h...

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Every Time 'May the Force...' Is Said in the 'Star Wars' Saga

Fan and company support combined means that the phrase "May the fourth be with you" is known to fans and non-fans all over the world. Though the initiation of the celebration has come from the fans,...

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Pope Francis renews call against extremism in historic Cairo Mass

During an interview aired on DMC TV channel, Rashed said more than 120 Arab and global satellite TV channels were covering the the Pope's visit as well as his meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Si...

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Pakistan opens border crossing for ailing Afghans to return

Pakistan opens border crossing for ailing Afghans to return

During the meeting, the two sides focused on tension between Pakistan and Afghanistan. This isn't the first time Google Maps has been involved in a border dispute. In the past, Google has found itse...

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North Korea, sea feud under Asean spotlight

The South China Sea is a lucrative area as it contains ample oil, gas and fishery resources, while also facilitating some United States dollars $5 trillion worth of trade each year (hence being one of...

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Fire set to vehicle in parking lot of synagogue

Fire set to vehicle in parking lot of synagogue

Two other cars parked next that vehicle sustained minor damage. They did not notify the fire department because there was no damage. Arriving crews found the front end and engine compartment of a au...

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West Mims Incident Team photo

West Mims Incident Team photo

As noted, the fire, which was caused by lightning in the beginning of April in the Reserve "Okefenokee National", burned more than 47,7 thousands of hectares of forests. The modified DC-10 jet liner, ...

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Trump vows to revive stalled Israel-Palestine peace process

Trump vows to revive stalled Israel-Palestine peace process

But he added that peace with Israel must be "based on the vision of two states" based on the 1967 borders with the Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem, and renewed his call for Israel to end its occ...

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Israeli president urges embassies to move to Jerusalem after UNESCO vote

Israeli president urges embassies to move to Jerusalem after UNESCO vote

It said such moves were "null and void and must be rescinded forthwith". Tel Aviv - Israel showed off its new F-35 stealth fighter jets recently delivered from the United States on Tuesday as part...

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Macron, Le Pen kick off final week with major Paris rallies

Macron, Le Pen kick off final week with major Paris rallies

Macron is campaigning on pro-European, pro-free market, liberal views that could not be more different from Le Pen's anti-globalisation, anti-European Union stance. Mr Macron, seeking to remind voters...

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Tories take traditional Labour strongholds as Ukip collapses in local vote

Tories take traditional Labour strongholds as Ukip collapses in local vote

But she insisted the SNP had "won this election comfortably" with her party ending up with "more votes, more seats, more councils where we are the largest party, not just compared to every other party...

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North Korea has a long history of odd accusations

For the Central Intelligence Agency 'assassination by use of biochemical substances including radioactive substance and nano poisonous substance is the best method that does not require access to the ...

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French Socialist ex-premier wants to join Macron's movement

French Socialist ex-premier wants to join Macron's movement

Valls, who announced in March he would vote for Macron in the presidential election, is on the right of the Socialist party and has similar pro-business views to Macron, who will assume office next Su...

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May Day Marchers Around The World Celebrate Workers, Immigrants

May Day Marchers Around The World Celebrate Workers, Immigrants

Tens of thousands across the country peacefully chanted, picketed and protested Monday against President Donald Trump's immigration and labor policies on May Day, despite a small pocket of violent unr...

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Trump To FBI Director James Comey: You're Fired

He was nominated for the post by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the Senate. President Donald Trump called at least two members of the Senate Judiciary Committee minutes before the White Hou...

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Avalanche kills 3 people in French Alps

Avalanche kills 3 people in French Alps

It is unclear if he was on an outing with friends or on duty as a guide. The authorities have not yet released the names or nationalities of the victims. The three were headed towards the Greffier p...

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Always Dreaming wins 2017 Kentucky Derby

The lightly raced 3-year-old colt took the lead on the backstretch and seemed to have everything under control as he became the 143rd victor of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. The UAE Derby victor sim...

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Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: 2 US Employees Detained

Pyongyang University of Science and Technology: 2 US Employees Detained

The news of his arrest came on May 7 after North Korea's state news agency announced that security services had detained Kim Hak-song "on suspicion of hostile acts against the state". The two-paragrap...

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Erdogan says Turkey retaliating against 'serious' mortar fire on Syria border

Turkish warplanes pounded Tuesday positions of the PKK and its Syrian-affiliate Democratic Union Party's (PYD) armed wing People Protection Units (YPG) on Sinjar Mountain in Iraq and Karachok Mountain...

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Afghanistan to use Google Maps to resolve border dispute

In an apparently deliberate and planned act of aggression, Afghan security forces Friday morning opened fire at Pakistani census teams near Chaman border. "We will use all possible ways to resolve the...

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Asks Donald Trump To Stay In The Paris Agreement

Former United States president Barack Obama stressed the importance of the Paris agreement on combatting climate change during a speech in Milan on Tuesday. George Shultz - who served as secretary...

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South Korea's Moon takes presidency of divided country amid North Korea tensions

Voter turnout was 77.2 percent, the highest in 20 years, but short of the expected 80 percent mark amid drizzly weather. South Korea's election of a new president favoring a more conciliatory appr...

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Haniyeh…New Speaker of Hamas political bureau

Haniya, who was chosen by the party as its new leader on Saturday, said the Islamist movement stood with the hundreds of prisoners on hunger strike in Israeli jails. I am sure the new leadership will ...

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Female senators will be included in health group

Female senators will be included in health group

The Iowa Supreme Court on Friday granted an emergency temporary injunction halting a portion of a 20-week abortion ban that was signed into law by Republican Governor Terry Branstad just hours earlier...

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Union pilots say they'll help restore Spirit operations

The brawl erupted after a week of canceled flights at four Spirit airport hubs across the country, leaving passengers stranded and their patience short. It says the pilots "have been engaged in a perv...

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Batshuayi Reveals Fitting Nickname for Fabregas on Record Breaking Night for Spaniard

Batshuayi Reveals Fitting Nickname for Fabregas on Record Breaking Night for Spaniard

Slaven Bilic's side have largely struggled to adjust to life at the London Stadium after leaving the Boleyn Ground last season, but the crowd and the players came to life as they beat their arch-rival...

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Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

Eurovision contestants practice; big week for song contest

Lucie Jones will be representing the United Kingdom after winning the majority vote in the 2017 national selection Eurovision: You Decide. "It was deliberately antagonistic and shouldn't have been...

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Liberal Wins South Korean Presidency As Opponents Concede

The president-elect said his victory came from the "desperation of the people for a new government". During his time as chief of staff of the late president Roh Moo-hyun, Moon was instrumental i...

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President Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey, White House announces

President Donald Trump fires FBI Director James Comey, White House announces

Warren added on MSNBC: "Comey was not fired because of Hillary". The FBI corrected the error in a letter to Congress earlier Tuesday, addressed to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grass...

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Appeals Court Skeptical of Trump Administration's Defense of Executive Order Restricting Travel

Appeals Court Skeptical of Trump Administration's Defense of Executive Order Restricting Travel

After the executive order was suspended by United States courts, Trump issued another decree with a more limited scope. Trump's revised executive order, which would temporarily ban travel from six...

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Top five transfer needs for Barcelona

The capital club, though, have two games in hand, the first at relegated Granada tonight. Neymar celebrates with two-goal star Messi. Messi's second goal of the game, scored in extra time , was a...

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GGG vs. Canelo: AT&T Stadium in play to host September 16th showdown

In the same ring where Canelo Alvarez spent 12 rounds showing he's ready to fight the unbeaten Gennady Golovkin , he then extended a symbolic final handshake on a deal to fight the middleweight cha...

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