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Count continues in tight BC election race

Count continues in tight BC election race

The counting of absentee ballots is continuing, with the next update from Elections B.C. expected Wednesday morning. Earlier Tuesday afternoon, Benninger was ahead of Leonard by 3 votes. will see ...

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AIMPLB Advises Qazis to tell bridegrooms not to go for triple talaq

AIMPLB Advises Qazis to tell bridegrooms not to go for triple talaq

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board ( AIMPLB)'s views were presented in an affidavit that included a copy of resolutions adopted during a meeting in April to discuss the Sunni sect's practice t...

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Trump says Iran must stop funding and training 'terrorists and militias' immediately

Speaking about the prospect of a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians, Mr Trump said, "I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all". On Tuesday, Trump will meet with Palestinian Autho...

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Police Confirm Fatalities, Injuries After Explosion At Ariana Grande Concert In England

The son of Libyan immigrants who fled Muammar Gaddafi's regime, Abedi was born in the United Kingdom. The powerful homemade bomb was set off at the concert of Grande in Manchester city late last n...

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Ariana Grande's drummer reveals backstage aftermath of Manchester terrorist attack

Ariana Grande's drummer reveals backstage aftermath of Manchester terrorist attack

An ambulance official says 12 children under the age of 16 were among 59 injured in the attack as people left a pop concert. Police were quick to label the attack a "terrorist incident" and immediat...

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China urges North Korea not to violate UN resolutions

The February test involved using a launch truck to fire a solid-fuel missile that North Korea calls the Pukguksong (Polaris)-2, a land-based version of a submarine-launched missile the country revea...

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Mexico says supports OPEC cuts as way to stabilize oil market

Anas Alhajji, an independent oil analyst and economist, said: "It will complicate the OPEC efforts to stabilise the market ". The proposal is to be forwarded to the Congress on Tuesday and sinc...

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After visit, Bennett says Trump has 'heart in the right place'

He used Monday night's attack in Manchester, England, as an example, saying had the attacker there been Palestinian and the victims Israeli, his family "would have received a stipend from the Pales...

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Top Democrat: Documents show Flynn lied to investigators about Russian Federation connections

The Democratic congressman said a March 2016 Pentagon report on Flynn's security clearance application showed that Flynn claimed his trips overseas were funded by United States companies, when docum...

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Trump pulls trigger for NAFTA talks

Trump pulls trigger for NAFTA talks

With a letter to US lawmakers on Thursday, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer triggered a 90-day consultation period with Congress, and representatives of industries to renegotiate NAFTA ...

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Trump becomes first sitting president to visit Western Wall

Trump becomes first sitting president to visit Western Wall

President Trump said Monday in Jerusalem that achieving peace between Israel and Palestine is "not easy". The Obama administration at least twice - in 2011 and then again past year - corrected ...

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Chelsea Manning documentary is in the works

Chelsea Manning documentary is in the works

But Manning's sentence was commuted by outgoing President Obama, and as of today, she will return to private life. Manning was convicted in 2013 of 20 counts, including six Espionage Act violations,...

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Rouhani: Iran's ballistic missile programme will continue

Rouhani: Iran's ballistic missile programme will continue

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Monday Tehran would continue its ballistic missile programme, state television reported, striking a defiant note after strong criticism of the Islamic Republic...

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Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour cannot win election - Kezia Dugdale

The respected Institute for Fiscal Studies said it was "uncertain" whether Labour's plan to lower the 45p rate income tax threshold to £80,000 and bring back the 50p tax rate would raise the expected ...

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Senate intel panel subpoenas two Flynn businesses in Russian Federation probe

President Trump's former national security advisor, Michael Flynn , refused Monday to comply with a Senate subpoena seeking records of his dealings with Russian Federation, invoking his constitution...

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Trump Calls on Israelis, Palestinians to Compromise for Peace

The president has also signaled a shift away from the Obama administration's insistence that a two-state solution should serve as the only template for an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement. What a h...

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Minute's silence at Buckingham Palace garden party after Manchester attack

Minute's silence at Buckingham Palace garden party after Manchester attack

Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, who was not present at the event, said in a statement on behalf of his wife Kate and brother Harry that they had been left "shocked and saddened" by the traged...

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All Blacks could face Rugby World Cup final rematch with Wallabies

Asked about negotiating what French counterpart Guy Noves described as the "pool of death", Jones joked that he would head for one of Kyoto's famous temples to ask for help. They are one of the best t...

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Mourinho says Manchester attack victims in United's 'minds and hearts'

Mourinho says Manchester attack victims in United's 'minds and hearts'

Police say a man was arrested , adding, "This is not now believed to [be] connected to last night's attacks". Islamic State's claim of responsibility echoed others the group has made for attacks i...

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With new sheriff in town, South Korea big businesses duck for cover

With new sheriff in town, South Korea big businesses duck for cover

Security Council resolutions", Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in a statement posted on the Foreign Ministry's website on Tuesday. Chung also supported Moon's questioning of "procedural" problem in ...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility For Ariana Grande Concert Attack

Manchester bombing: Missing people. Teenage screams filled Manchester Arena just after the explosion Monday night, and members of the audience tumbled over guardrails and each other to escape. Th...

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Trump, Abbas call for new start to Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

The Palestinian issue has at best received some lip service and a few goodwill gestures from Israel under U.S. administration's influence ahead of Trump's meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud...

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This is the graph that shows Labour could win this General Election

Questioned at an election event, she grew irritated at suggestions she was backing down. Mrs May yesterday said the already-promised Green Paper on social care would consult on an " absolute limit ...

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Ottawa Police keeping vigilant after Manchester attack

Ottawa Police keeping vigilant after Manchester attack

Extra security is being laid on across Surrey and Hampshire's rail network - after last night's bomb attack in Manchester. Police said there was no specific intelligence to suggest any additional th...

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Google adds family sharing to YouTube and other apps

Google adds family sharing to YouTube and other apps

It's refreshing to see companies turn the focus to making it easier for families and children to use devices that have become an integral part of our daily lives. When YouTube TV launched a few week...

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NK's Kim orders deployment after new missile test

US and South Korean officials say North Korea has fired a medium-range missile, the latest ballistics test by a country speeding up its development of nuclear weapons and missiles. North Korea on M...

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United Kingdom blast: Blood, horror as bomber strikes young crowd

Police say a man was arrested , adding, "This is not now believed to [be] connected to last night's attacks". "It shocks me every time we hear this sort of news that attacks like this can happen, bu...

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Israelis, Palestinians prepare for Trump's visit

Israelis, Palestinians prepare for Trump's visit

Trump said he was "deeply grateful" for the invitation to visit Israel, and "very, very honoured" to be there, CNN reported. On his arrival in Tel Aviv , Mr Trump said he hoped the USA and Israel c...

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Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's 12th presidential election

In his campaign, President Rouhani promised to put an end to extremism, to open up the political atmosphere, to extend individual and political rights, to free political prisoners, to remove decimatio...

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(Neb)-It's National Peace Officer Memorial Day

Trump said it is his duty as president to keep America safe "from crimes, safe from terrorism and safe from all enemies - foreign and domestic". In 2016, 143 officers died in the line of duty, and so...

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Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

Palestinians on Monday gathered near Israeli military checkpoints in support of 850 Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli detention on hunger strike for more than a month. "Every day, there are viol...

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South African big game hunter crushed by elephant

South African big game hunter crushed by elephant

Over the years, Botha honed a "Monteria hunts", a European-style method of using dogs to chase game toward hunters, who lie in wait to fire on the animals. The hunting incident sparked outrage in the ...

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General election 2017: Jeremy Corbyn says 'I'm not a pacifist'

A leak on Thursday of Labour's draft manifesto featured on many of Friday's newspaper front pages, with the Sun describing it as "Labour's day of disasters" after a vehicle carrying Corbyn ran over a ...

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Trump seeks coalition to 'stamp out extremism'

Trump has also retreated from a campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, bending to the same diplomatic and security concerns as other presidents who have made ...

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U.S. air strike killed several soldiers near Jordan, says Syrian military

The strike was near a base in An Tanf used by the US-led coalition to train "Vetted Syrian Opposition " to aid the fight against ISIS . "Whatever the reason for the USA strike was, it was illegiti...

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